All EventsApril 18, 2015 thru
December 20, 2015

 

Saturday, April 18

Info 07:00 PM

Where: Glove Performing Arts Center, The Glove Performing Arts Center 42 North Main Street, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $20

For more information please contact:
518-773-8255

Drew Polsun is a native of upstate New York and has been performing from the east coast to the west coast, including Las Vegas for the past 25 years. He has performed for radio and television and is considered one of the top Elvis tribute artists in the country. Drew’s vocal likeness has been described as nothing less than phenomenal. He will award the audiences when he finishes his performance always wanting more.
The tribute includes, the 70’s Vegas years, and the 68 come-back special including the gospel show, sit down show, stand up show, and If I can Dream, all involving skit productions and costume changes. The Tribute to Elvis will take you back to a special time with an incredible live performance.

Info 07:00 PM09:00 PM

Where: Northville Central School, 131 S. 3rd St, Northville 12134

Cost: $8 | At the door

Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world.

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

The show will be performed in the Northville Central School Auditorium on April 17&18 at 7pm and April 19th at 2pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $8 per person.

Info 11:00 AM12:30 PM

Where: 53 Church Street, Gloversville 12078

Cost: Free Public Event | Gloversville Senior Center

For more information please contact:
TONI SIMON | 518-752-6198 | tsimonfitplus@yahoo.com

CREATE A LIFETIME OF EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING.
Are you sad, stressed out, lack self-confidence, self-esteem and self-control?
The GSC Women’s Empowerment group will meet on a monthly basis and is for women of all ages who are struggling with a negative emotional stress.
Toni Simon, a well-known Body Mind Fitness Coach, will provide life-changing tools and techniques to enhance your life, your health and your future.

Info 09:00 PM11:00 PM

Where: Al’s Roadhouse, 836 State Hwy 29 , Broadalbin 12025

Cost: $15 with reservation $20 night of the show | Al's Roadhouse

For more information please contact:
Gretchen | 518-883-5050

Please join us Saturday April 18th @ 9pm for live stand-up comedy with some of the region’s best comedians.

April Headliner

Andy Sandford

andysandford.com

Andy Sandford is a comedian who got funny in Atlanta, GA and is now based out of New York City. He can be seen playing himself on Adult Swim’s Aqua Teen Hunger Force. In February of 2014, Sandford’s album, Me the Whole Time,debuted at #4 on the itunes charts to rave reviews, and was named one of “The 9 Best Standup Specials & Albums of the Year” by Splitsider.com. Brooklyn Magazine named Andy one of “Brooklyn’s Funniest People,” and Rooftopcomedy.com bestowed him the Silver Nail Award; given to the “8 best underground comics in the country.”

Featuring:

Grant Gordon
Frank Gentile
Tom Smith

Your host for the evening…

Bobby Brown III

Tickets are $15 with reservation or $20 the night of the show.
Call for reservations today 518-883-5050.

Info 08:00 PM08:00 AM

Where: High Rollers Fun Center, 4313 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam 21010

Cost: $15 | High Rollers Skate & Fun Center

For more information please contact:
Shelly | (518) 843-0783 | info@highrollersfun.com

Come join us for an All Night Skate! That’s right…12 hours of fun and games! Cash giveaways, prizes, games, and the best music around! See you on Friday, April 17th!

Info 02:00 PM10:00 PM

Where: 2805 State Route 67, Johnstown 12095

Cost: $8 General Admission | Available at the Fulton-Montgomery Community College Foundation office and at the door the day of the show and also available from EventBrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-vagina-monologues-tickets-164012937112805

For more information please contact:
VDay at FM | (518) 736-FMCC (3622) ext 8961 | VDayFM@gmail.com

The Vagina Monologues!!!

TWO SHOWS!! 2pm & 7pm

The award-winning play is based on V-Day Founder/playwright Eve Ensler’s interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace the piece celebrates women’s sexuality and strength. Through this play and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives. For more than sixteen years, The Vagina Monologues has given voice to experiences and feelings not previously exposed in public.

We will also have a silent art auction and a Chinese auction. All proceeds go to our beneficiaries.

Beneficiaries

The Family Counseling Center of Fulton County

Montgomery County Domestic Violence & Crime Victim Services

Info 04:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: 2430 State Highway 30, Mayfield 12117

Cost: $25 | Call Core Fit 518-661-7881

For more information please contact:
Kathleen Towne | 518-844-9681

Bottles and Brushes is a unique experience that allows you to uncork your inner artist. We have a professional artist that takes you step by step through your art session where you will leave with your own unique canvas painting to take home and display. Bring your drink of choice and enjoy!

Paintings are $25 (unless specified)
A special kids class from 4-6!

Please check out the Bottles And Brushes website for paintings, dates and time.

Info 07:00 PM09:00 PM

Where: 2430 State Highway 30, Mayfield 12117

Cost: $25 | Call Core Fit 518-661-7881

For more information please contact:
Kathleen Towne | 518-844-9681

Bottles and Brushes is a unique experience that allows you to uncork your inner artist. We have a professional artist that takes you step by step through your art session where you will leave with your own unique canvas painting to take home and display. Bring your drink of choice and enjoy!

Paintings are $25 (unless specified)
Classes are from 7Pm-9Pm

Please check out the Bottles And Brushes website for paintings, dates and time.

Info 10:00 AM03:00 PM

Where: SVAN Arts Center, 132 S Main St, Northville 12134

Cost: $90, SVAN member $85

For more information please contact:
Harry Wirtz, Words & Pictures | 518:863-8636

Bring a lunch or buy it nearby.
Take advantage of your sophisticated digital camera’s controls to express yourself with sharp, well-composed images of people, animals, landscapes, or objects, then enhance your images using Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Elements. Learn how to choose appropriate digital file formats for email, web, printing, publishing, and archiving.
This workshop is best for those of us with basic computer skills. Bring your digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera and your Mac or Windows laptop if you have image editing software. Your questions and requests will drive this workshop’s content. Other dates may be available. Please phone Harry Wirtz at 518-863-8636 before registering.

Sunday, April 19

Info 10:00 AM03:00 PM

Where: SVAN Arts Center, 132 S Main St, Northville 12134

Cost: $90, SVAN member $85

For more information please contact:
Harry Wirtz, Words & Pictures | 518:863-8636

Bring a lunch or buy it nearby.
Take advantage of your sophisticated digital camera’s controls to express yourself with sharp, well-composed images of people, animals, landscapes, or objects, then enhance your images using Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Elements. Learn how to choose appropriate digital file formats for email, web, printing, publishing, and archiving.
This workshop is best for those of us with basic computer skills. Bring your digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera and your Mac or Windows laptop if you have image editing software. Your questions and requests will drive this workshop’s content. Other dates may be available. Please phone Harry Wirtz at 518-863-8636 before registering.

Info 02:00 PM04:00 PM

Where: Northville Central School, 131 S. 3rd St, Northville 12134

Cost: $8 | At the door

Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world.

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

The show will be performed in the Northville Central School Auditorium on April 17&18 at 7pm and April 19th at 2pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $8 per person.

Monday, April 20

Info 06:00 PM10:00 PM

Where: Eccentric Club, 109 N. Main Street, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $75.00 per peson

For more information please contact:

CELEBRATION OF CHEFS features food from 15 of the region’s best restaurants and chefs together under one roof.

Info 07:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: 22 North Main Steet, Mayfield 12117

Cost: Free | Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church

For more information please contact:
Carol Johnston | 518-332-0538 | cfyfejohnston@aol.com

Presentation on Mayfield’s Schoolhouses of the Past

Mr. Michael Gendron will be presenting a program on the Town of Mayfield’s former school houses and school districts on Monday, April 20th, at 7 p.m. at Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church, 22 N. Main St., Mayfield. The presentation is sponsored by the Mayfield Historical Society. Mr. Gendron is an Independent Historian with a concentration on School Districts in Fulton County and a past teacher for the Gloversville Enlarged School District and retired Director of Career & Technical Education for HFM BOCES. Anyone with information and/or photographs of School Districts in Fulton County are asked to contact him at 107 Kingsboro Ave., Gloversville or mgendron@nycap.rr.com or he would be happy to speak with you at the presentation.

Tuesday, April 21

Info 04:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, Johnstown Public Library, 38 So. Market Street, Johnstown, NY 12095 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Deb Callery | 518-762-8317 x21 | dcallery@sals.edu

Each month, on the third Tuesday, the library shows a foreign film here in the library on a 50″ television. The majority of the films are award winners. Please call the library for title information.

Info

Where: 86 Briggs Street, Johnstown, NY 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Agnes Rodd Kingsboro Garden Club Co-president | (518) 842-6479

On April 21, 2015, the Kingsboro Garden Club will sponsor a free workshop on preparing your garden for spring. The workshop will be held at 86 Briggs Street, Johnstown, NY 12095 starting at 7pm. Those attending are welcome to receive information on joining a garden club.

Sue Beebee, the Assistant Director of Saratoga County Cornell Cooperative Extension and Master Gardener Instructor , will speak on garden pests, diseases, and insects. Sue is a graduate of SUNY Cobleskill and the University of Georgia. She will give a talk and answer all your gardening questions. Refreshments will be served.

The program will begin at 7pm and be about an hour long. This program is being sponsored by the Kingsboro Garden Club. This club has been active for over 75 years in the Johnstown, Gloversville, and Montgomery County area. We are always looking for new members.

Info 01:30 PM02:15 PM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, Gloversville Public Library, Gloversville 12078

Cost: Free | N/A

For more information please contact:
Sally Fancher | 518-725-2819 | bhoward@sals.edu

A storytime designed just for children birth-3 years and their caregivers.  Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement.  Prenatal moms welcome too.

Wednesday, April 22

Info 06:00 PM09:00 PM

Where: Edinburg Community Center, 47 Military Rd, Edinburg 12134

Cost: $70, SVAN member $65

For more information please contact:
Constance Dodge | 518-863-2201

6–9 pm; maximum 12 participants, age 16–adult

This class is suited for beginners as well as those with some level of experience.
Students will explore the versatility of acrylic paint which can be manipulated to look like oils or to appear like the washes of watercolor. Those students with a foundation in oils, and who have those supplies,are welcome to use that medium in class. Themes from everyday life as viewed in still-life or landscape will serve as subject matter to inspire each student. Emphasis will be on composition, the language of color, dramatic
light, spatial relationships and painting techniques.
Call Connie Dodge for a supplies list prior to the first class.

Info 07:00 PM08:30 PM

Where: 2805 State Highway 67, Johnstown 12095

Cost: None | None

For more information please contact:
Amy Radik | 5187363622 | amy.radik@fmcc.edu

The 23rd Annual Regional High School Exhibition is currently on display in Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Perrella Gallery now through Wednesday, April 22. This exhibition has become an annual tradition to highlight the artistic achievements of young artists throughout the region in grades 9-12. This year’s exhibit includes 57 student works selected from works submitted from 10 school districts within a 50-mile radius of the College.

Friday, April 24

Info 07:00 PM09:00 PM

Where: Glove Performing Arts Center, The Glove Theatre, 42 North Main Street, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $20 | The Glove Theatre

For more information please contact:
Lisa Gandia | 518-844-5453 | lgandia@nycap.rr.com

Celebrate APRIL MUSIC MONTH with the Capital Region’s internationally renowned IRISH ROCK BAND, HAIR OF THE DOG, at the historic Glove Theatre on Friday, April 24, 2015! Showtime: 7PM to 9PM.The members are Rick Bedrosian on bass and vocals, Larry Packer on fiddle, Eric Finn on electric guitar, mandolin, violin and vocals, Brian Gibney on acoustic guitar and vocals, and Joe Morizio on drums. Hair of the Dog released ten wildly popular CDs such as “At The Parting Glass,” “Let It Flow,” “Donegal,” and “Liam Left The Lights On Again.” The band was mentioned in Billboard Magazine as one of Irish Music’s biggest sellers. Tickets to the concert are only $20. Contact 518-773-8255 ext. 25 to purchase your tickets before they sell out! Refreshments will be available for purchase. Come experience arts and culture in scenic downtown Gloversville. Enjoy many diverse shops and restaurants before the show. The Glove Theatre is located at 42 North Main Street, Gloversville, NY 12078. Visit their website at: www.glovetheatre.org. To book Hair of the Dog, contact Lisa Gandia at lgandia@nycap.rr.com or 518-844-5453.

Info 07:00 PM09:00 PM

Where: 2805 State Highway 67, Johnstown 12095

Cost: None | None

For more information please contact:
Amy Radik | 5187363622 | amy.radik@fmcc.edu

This annual event showcases works from FM student artists. The event is free and open to the public; light refreshments will be served.

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