What’s To do?
∫ Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Artists’ Gallery Exhibit: Fulton County Visitor Center, Routes 29 and 30, Vail Mills. Free and open to the public. Gallery is open weekends.
∫ Fall art show: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville, featuring 120 pieces in all media with 54 artists from across the state and as far away as New Mexico. The artwork will be on display through Jan. 7. The public is welcome to view the show from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Admission is a suggested $5 donation.
∫ Micropolis and Friends art show: Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. The work of 27 artists will include the work of invited guests, Linda Batchelor, Julie Branch, Betty Hanson, Juliet Konieczny, Marion Kratky, Darlene Van Sickle and an Adirondack woodman. The artwork on display include paintings, pastels, photographs, fiber art, mixed media, woodwork, sculpture, glass, digital art, jewelry, pottery, drawings, woodland assemblages, baskets and collages of fine art cards. The show, which is free and open to the public, runs through December. The hours are from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
∫ The Writers Circle: Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., Gloversville, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The writers group is open to all area writers regardless of age. Come and share work with other writers. All genres. For more information, call Wally Truesdell at (518) 725-3886 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Concerts/ daytime music
∫ No Limit: Mayfield Grill, 8 School St., Mayfield, 3 p.m. No cover.
Concerts family-friendly, alcohol free
∫ Sara Milonovich, Daria Grace and Vibeke Saugestad — The Wynotte Sisters holiday concert.: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7:30 p.m. Special admission price $12 — cash at door only.
∫ Mark and Mel Guarino — The Bluebillies Americana Christmas concert: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. $10 cash at the door only.
∫ Free beginner lessons and dancing: Sharp Shooters Billiards and Sports Pub, 35 E. Main St., Amsterdam, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. New lessons and open dancing 7:30 to 10 p.m. $5 for those who stay or come in after 7:30 p.m. Sue Kaupelis, instructor.
∫ Creative textile fibers group: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free, drop-in gathering. Participants share ideas, tips, and bring knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, embroidery, beading, felting, and other individual, fiber-based projects to work on in casual setting. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.
∫ Writers at Fort Plain: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 3 to 5 p.m. The group is made up of writers from varied writing backgrounds, genres, interests, goals and experience levels who work on memoirs, novels, short stories, poems, and more. Facilitated by published writer, Joan Caska. Features constructive feedback in a supportive setting. Free. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.
∫ Creative writing group: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., Johnstown, 2 p.m. Participate in writing exercises, share work and give feedback to fellow writers.
∫ Afternoon art: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., Johnstown, 3 p.m. Create own arts and crafts with library supplies.
∫ Multiplay: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., Johnstown, 3 p.m. Play multiplayer video games, board games and card games.
∫ Local History Round Table: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free, drop-in discussion group, hosted by the library. Share memories, family histories, vintage photo albums, post cards, memorabilia, scrapbooks and more. Facilitated by town and village historians. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.
∫ Wildlife Museum, Vail Mills, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $10 for adults; $5 for children; free for children ages 6 and younger. The museum is open to the public, museum — wildlife on display.
∫ The Ozoner Band: Snowed Inn Bar, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam, 8 p.m. No cover.
∫ Moore 2 Music — ugly sweater night: Robin’s Nest, 230 Steevers Mills Road, Broadalbin, 8 p.m. No cover.
∫ Halfstep: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 9:30 p.m. No cover.
∫ Whiskey Creek: Meadowbrook Saloon, 119 Meadowbrook Road, Fultonville, 9:30 p.m. $5 cover.
∫ Rough-n-Real Band: Robin’s Nest, 230 Stevers Mills Road, Broadalbin, 8 p.m. No cover.
∫ Moore 2 Music — ugly sweater night: Meadowbrook Saloon, 119 Meadowbrook Road, Fultonville, 9:30 p.m. $5 cover.
∫ The Northville Central School District Middle-High School winter concert: Northville Central School in the auditorium, 7 p.m.
∫ The Northville Central School District Elementary winter concert: Northville Central School in the auditorium, 6:30 p.m.