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.
∫ Women’s Movement: Art by, about and for women: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granting women the right to vote. Open to the public; free will donations accepted; (518) 661-9932. The gallery hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The art will be on display through March 31.
∫ Micropolis Cooperative featured artist Cheryl Gutmaker: Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. 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 February. 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.
∫ Alyssa Yeager — benefit acoustic concert of oldies: Holy Trinity Church in the parish hall, 207 Glebe St., Johnstown, 6:30 p.m. No ticket event. In lieu of admission, a free will offering will be taken in order to benefit the Captain Human Services and the Northern Rivers Family of Services. For more information, call the church office at (518) 762-2636.
∫ Linda Lee and the Fox Creek Band: Pawling Hall, 86 N. Pawling St., Hagaman, 4 p.m. $10 cover.
∫ The Doghouse Carpenters with Bill Ackerbauer, Bill Healy and Bob Zink: Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.
Concerts/family-friendly, alcohol free
∫ The Pete and Peter Comedy Show with Pete Betz and Peter Vrooman: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. Admission is $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.
∫ Get stuck on stamps: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 6:30 to 8 p.m. The library hosts an informal gathering for stamp lovers of all ages and experience levels. Free, drop-in group. Facilitated by stamp collector and American Philatelic Society member Keith Seeber. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.
∫ Celebrate take your child to the library day: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 10:30 a.m. Bring family between 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to learn and play a variety of tabletop games (classics and new ones). All programs are free to public.
∫ 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 under. The museum is open to the public, museum — wildlife on display.
∫ Bobby Motyl: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ Vinny Michaels: Partner’s Pub & Grill, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.
∫ Doc Orloff Duo: Timeless Tavern, 162 S. Main St., Northville, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ The George Spencer acoustic experience with special guest Joe Ag: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 8:30 p.m. No cover.
∫ Doc Orloff Blues Elixir: Wolf Hollow Brewing Company, Route 5, Glen, 8 p.m.
∫ Doc Orloff Duo: Mayfield Grill, 8 School St., Mayfield, 6 p.m. No cover.