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 guest artist Deborah Angilletta: Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. The artwork on display include paintings, drawings, pastels, photographs, fiber art, mixed media, woodwork, glass, digital art, jewelry, pottery, woodland assemblages, baskets and fine art cards by Micropolis artists. The show, which is free and open to the public, runs through April. The hours are from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
∫ 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.
∫ Linda Lee and the Fox Creek Band: Pawling Hall, 86 N. Pawling St., Hagaman, 4 p.m. $10 cover.
∫ Mac Country Band — remembering Jerry Fox: Lombardo’s Pizza, Route 5, St. Johnsville, 1 to 5 p.m. $10 cover. The event includes pizza and cake.
∫ 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.
∫ The third annual St. Paddy’s Day festival, 1 to 8 p.m. at various locations around the city of Amsterdam. Pick up a stamp card at any participating location. For more information, including a list of participating businesses, go to www.facebook.com/events/808647476280253/.
∫ 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.
∫ Friends craft and story hour: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The crafts and stories is for children accompanied by an adult.
∫ Investing with Impact: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m. Lisa Queeney-Vadney will facilitate the event — The Single Best Investment: Creating Wealth with Dividend Growth. All programs are free to the public.
∫ 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.
∫ Jeff Grippen: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ Padraic Decker: 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 Corsican Brothers (part of Half Step): Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 9 p.m. No cover.
∫ Doc Orloff Duo: 19th Hole at Nick Stoner, 1810 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ The Milk Brothers: Partner’s Pub and Grill, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.
∫ Third Rail — ‘St. Patricia’s Day’ party: Patricia’s, 32 S. Perry St., Johnstown, 9 p.m. No cover.
∫ The Mayfield Rovers: Partner’s Pub, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 5 p.m. No cover.
∫ Earl’s Live– 11th annual St. Patrick’s Day party: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 6 p.m.
Friday and Saturday
∫ Gloversville High School presents “Footloose, the Musical”: Gloversville High School auditorium, 7 p.m. The cost is $8 for adults; $5 for students.
∫ Gloversville High School presents Marvel’s “Footloose, the Musical”: Gloversville High School auditorium, 2 p.m. The cost is $8 for adults; $5 for students.