All EventsDecember 10, 2016 thru
July 16, 2017

 

Saturday, December 10

Info 12:00 PM03:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078

Cost: $5 - or a new, unwrapped toy to benefit Toys for Tots | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Kids of all ages are invited to celebrate the joy of the season as our Grand Gallery is transformed into a sparkling North Pole with crafts, live entertainment and all kinds of family fun inspired by the classic tale “The Polar Express.” Concessions will be available and so will Santa Claus, our jolly guest of honor! Admission is $5 to benefit the Nigra Arts Center or a new, unwrapped toy to benefit Toys for Tots.

Info 01:00 PM

Where: 400 south Perry STreet, Johnstown 12095

Cost: $10.00 | 50 North Main Street Gloversville

For more information please contact:
Jessica Romano | 518-775-7517 | romanoamily61811.jr@gmail.com

Come see a wonderful, energetic Christmas performance by local children. Let’s bring all of our friends and family together on the holidays .

Info 09:00 AM04:30 PM

Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center, 139 Lapland Lake Rd, Northville 12134

Cost: free

For more information please contact:
Walter P Zahray | 5188634974 | vacation@laplandlake.com

Saturday 12/10 and Sunday 12/11. 9am – 4:30pm Up to 60% off select new ski equipment and ski packages! Hourly door prizes! Free wax clinic! Seasonal equipment rentals available for adults & juniors. Free cookies, hot chocolate, coffee & tea. Purchase Season Pass Memberships at early-season rates.

Sunday, December 11

Info 02:00 PM04:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078

Cost: FREE | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Sensory Santa is ideal for children with special needs such as autism and sensory processing disorders who may be overwhelmed by large crowds, bright lights and loud music. Children will meet with Santa alone in a quiet, soothing atmosphere, where they will receive individualized attention. Santa’s suit will be extra soft for a soothing sensory experience and there will be no nearby distractions. Children waiting to meet with Santa will be provided with coloring books and crayons. For more information, call (518) 661-9932.

Info 10:00 AM04:00 PM

Where: 42 Moyer Street, Canajoharie 13317

Cost: $10.00 for members & $15.00 for non-members for the Holiday tea / Holiday Craft Fair: free | Plain Food Coop, Fort Plain, NY 13339 (518) 993-4194

For more information please contact:
Rita | 3152814288

Please join us at the circa 1730 Van Alstyne Homestead & Museum for our 6th Annual Holiday Tea, & Craft Fair, on Sunday, December 11th, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will be three different seating times for the Holiday Tea (11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.). A variety of delicious sweet and savory treats as well as an array of teas will be included at each seating time. Live holiday music will be provided by a live string quartet. Be sure to purchase your tickets at the following locations: Plain Food Coop in Fort Plain, NY (518) 993-4194, or at the Mohawk Valley Regional Center in Canajoharie, NY. You can also call (315) 281-4288 for tickets. Tickets for the Holiday Tea are: $10.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. The Holiday Craft Fair is free and open to the public. There will be crafters from near and far in our century old ballroom. Spend some time with family and friends and do some Christmas shopping all in one beautiful and historic setting. Hope to see everyone there! Season’s Greetings! The Van Alstyne Homestead is run by a volunteer society.

Info 09:00 AM04:30 PM

Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center, 139 Lapland Lake Rd, Northville 12134

Cost: free

For more information please contact:
Walter P Zahray | 5188634974 | vacation@laplandlake.com

Saturday 12/10 and Sunday 12/11. 9am – 4:30pm Up to 60% off select new ski equipment and ski packages! Hourly door prizes! Free wax clinic! Seasonal equipment rentals available for adults & juniors. Free cookies, hot chocolate, coffee & tea. Purchase Season Pass Memberships at early-season rates.

Monday, December 12

Info 06:30 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions

Cost: $40 pre-registration | $50 at door | Register: www.pncreativeartscenter.org - or call 661-9932.

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | (518) 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Line Dancing (six week class) with Sue Kaupelis, instructor (11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12). Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to have a blast! Starting with basic steps, you will learn simple line dances for fun and exercise at the same time. This six-week class explores a variety of music genres from country and pop to Celtic and Latin. Wear smooth-soled, comfortable shoes.

 

Tuesday, December 13

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $45 pre-registration | $55 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Get into the holiday spirit by creating a wonderful centerpiece your family and guests will love. Stacia will show you how to use fresh boxwood to create a delightful mini tree (about a foot and a half tall). Then get ready to decorate! We have all you need to trim your tree with traditional balls, ribbons and lights.

Wednesday, December 14

Info 05:30 PM06:30 PM

Where: 23 Fremont St, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $10 per class | SW the Spa

For more information please contact:
Debbie - Spa Manager | 518-773-3992

Pilates classes will begin on Wednesday, November 9th and will run until December 21st .  Classes are every Wednesday night from 5:30 – 6:30 pm at SW the Spa, 23 Fremont St. Gloversville, NY.  The cost is $10 per class and interested parties can sign up in person at The Spa or by phone at 518-773-3992. If you need any additional information please contact Debbie Ellsworth, Spa Manager.

 

 

Info 06:00 PM08:30 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078

Cost: $45 pre-registration /$55 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Nigra Arts Center | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Carolyn Adamczyk has been creating stained glass art pieces for nearly 10 years. Join her as she teaches you how to create a beautiful beveled stained glass piece that will brighten any day. These pieces catch the sun in a prism effect and cast rainbows all around. Select your favorite color glass accent. You’ll be using the Tiffany copper foil method.

Note: Students must be age 18+ as they will be using real glass and equipment can reach temperatures of 800 degrees.
Cost is $45 pre-registration /$55 at the door
For more information go to pncreativeartscenter.org /or call 518-661-9932

Thursday, December 15

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078

Cost: $25 pre-registration - $30 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Nigra Arts Center | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

Use your imagination to create a stunning abstract glass art frame in this beginner’s class. Instructor Beth Spraggs will show you how to use beautiful layered stained glass and a variety of other glass objects such as marbles, discs, tiles and mirrors. Instructor is Beth Spraggs. Cost: $25 pre-registration/$30 at door.
For further information go to nigras@pnarts.org or call 661-9932.

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078

Cost: Free | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

For more information please contact:
Nigra Arts Center | 661-9932 | nigras@pnarts.org

As you get ready to mingle this holiday season, learn tips on how to look your best! Grab a friend (or two) and join Amanda for this FREE workshop that’s all about beauty. You’ll begin with a two minute facial where you’ll learn how to prepare your face for the cold weather. Whether your skin is normal, dry, oily or acne prone – Amanda can help! Next, you’ll receive a makeover using mineral makeup. At the conclusion of the evening, you will have the option of purchasing Lemongrass Spa products (10% of the sales will be donated to the Nigra Arts Center). If not, that’s ok, too!
To register go to pncreativeartscenter.org or call 6619932 Pre-registration required,

Friday, December 16

Info 07:00 PM

Where: Royal Mountain Ski & Vacation Center, 3072 RT-10 , Johnstown 12095

Cost: The admission is $15 and $5 for 6-12 years of age. Sign-up for trophy classes is $25 placing 1st 2nd and 3rd. Money classes $35 and 100% payout for all money classes 1st 2nd and 3rd. Each rider will be required to pay a one time insurance fee of $5. We are also offering 2 test runs prior to the event start for $10.

For more information please contact:
Royal Mountain | (518) 835-6445

December 16th will be the first of three Snow Drags at Royal this winter. Royal Mountain has teamed with Northeast Snowmobile Racing Inc. to make these events a success. Royal will be running the race while tech inspection, classes, and class rules will be directed by NESR. The admission is $15 and $5 for 6-12 years of age. Sign-up for trophy classes is $25 placing 1st 2nd and 3rd. Money classes $35 and 100% payout for all money classes 1st 2nd and 3rd. Each rider will be required to pay a one time insurance fee of $5. We are also offering 2 test runs prior to the event start for $10. Please see Royal Mountain Ski Area and Northeast Snowmobile Racings website for more details on the six race series with Woods Valley and Oneida Lake Raceway along with class rules.

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