January 2020

 

Friday, January 17

Info 01:30 PM02:30 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Erin Gavin | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

For families with children newborn to age 5. Drop in for guided interactive play-centered activities with your child. Enjoy meeting other families. Learn how play encourages language skills, social and emotional development.

Info 02:30 PM05:30 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Come play Nintendo Switch or other games at the library. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends.This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Info 10:00 AM12:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville NY 12078

Cost: $25.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Tree of Life-Small Wood Wall Hanging
Melanie Fay, Instructor
Friday, January 17
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Art Studio 2
Cost: $25

Learn how to make intricately painted “tree of life” mini trees! You will be guided step-by-step on creating your own design and painting it on wood. We will add hooks so you can go home with a ready-to-hang work of art! To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Saturday, January 18

Info 01:00 PM04:00 PM

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

Cost: $25 ages 15 and up, $15 ages 4-14, under 4 years old free | Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center

For more information please contact:
Paul Zahray | 5188634974 | vacation@laplandlake.com
www.laplandlake.com

Enjoy a winter wonderland as you travel by horse drawn sleigh along a scenic, private road, passing beautiful Woods Lake midway. Cost for the approximate 30 minute adventure is $25 ages 15 and up, $15 ages 4-14, under 4 years old free. Discount available with same day facility use pass purchase. (Call for information regarding private runs.) Pre-Registration required. Register online through our website or by phone.

Sunday, January 19

Info 12:00 PM03:00 PM

Where: Rogers Family Orchard, 260 County Highway 131, Johnstown

Info 02:00 PM03:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Participate in writing exercises, share your work, and give feedback to your fellow writers. This is a monthly writing group for anyone interested in exploring writing in a safe, accepting environment.

Monday, January 20

Info 06:30 PM08:30 PM

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

Cost: $30 pre-register / $45 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Happy New Year New York Style Cheesecake
Denise Dickson, Chef/Instructor
Monday, January 20, 2020
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Cost*: $30 pre-registration | $45 at door

Learn how to master a classic New York Style Cheesecake from Denise Dickson! This comprehensive, step-by-step class gives you skills, techniques and decorating ideas for a perfect-every-time cheesecake. You will learn to make two different toppings. Bakers of all abilities can learn and perfect the skills and techniques required for making a homemade cheesecake. Every participant will make and take home six mini cheesecakes with the topping of your choice to impress your family and friends! To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Tuesday, January 21

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Valerie Rogers | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

A storytime with local musician Gary VanSlyke performing traditional children’s music. Enjoy listening, singing and dancing!

Info 03:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Come play Nintendo Switch or other games at the library. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends.This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Info 10:00 AM11:00 AM

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

Cost: $15.00 or 1 gift card | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Make and Take Essential Oils
Heather Mattioni, instructor
Tuesday, January 21
10:00-11:00AM
Cafe
Cost*: $15 per person or 1 gift certificate

In the first half of this workshop, you will learn all about essential oils and the wonderful benefits they provide us. Heather will teach you where they come from, how they are made and how they work with our bodies. In the second half of the workshop, you will be making your own scents! Heather is bringing all of the supplies necessary to make your own therapeutic essential oil roll-on. You can make as many as you want, while supplies last. This class includes one free roll-on and each additional roll-on is just $2! To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Tue, January 21, 2020

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST

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Location

Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

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Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.

Wednesday, January 22

Info 04:00 PM07:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

This is a community oriented group for role playing games. This group is beginner friendly and accepting of all players.

Info 06:00 PM07:30 PM

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

Cost: $20.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Numerology
Christina Ponzi, instructor
Wednesday, January 22
6-7:30pm
Granite Conference Room
Cost*: $20

Learn the basics of numerology and how to calculate your life path number. To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window.

Date and Time

Wed, January 22, 2020

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST

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Location

Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.

Thursday, January 23

Info 06:00 PM07:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Join us for Cookbook Club! The club is for people who love making, eating, and discussing food. All participants make a dish from the same cookbook and share it on the day the club meets. Seating is limited so sign up at the circulation desk as soon as possible. Registration is simple: Let the staff know you will be participating, provide your name and contact information, and select your desired recipe from this month’s cookbook Comfort Food by Rick Rodgers.

Info 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville NY 12078

Cost: $25.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Aroma Therapy Soap Making Class
Heather Mattioni, Instructor
Thursday, January 23
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Teaching Kitchen
Cost: $25

Interested in making your own soap with essential oils? Look no further! This hands-on class will show you step-by-step how to make custom soap from scratch. Join Instructor Heather Mattioni as she teaches you how to make your own all-natural soap fragranced with essential oils!

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Thu, January 23, 2020

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST

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Location

Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

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Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville NY 12078

Cost: $25.00 or 1 gift Card | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Self-Massage Workshop
Maureen Ryan, Instructor
Thursday, January 23
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Yoga Room
Cost*: $25 per person or 1 gift certificate

Do the holidays have you stressed? Join in this two-hour workshop, where Maureen Ryan, LMT, will teach the fundamental techniques and benefits of a self-massage practice! We will explore the basics of how massage benefits all of your body’s systems. You will learn key self-massage techniques from head to foot, including using your own body weight and tools to create the necessary pressure for a variety of self-massage strategies. There will be a guided portion of the class dedicated to hands-on practice of demonstrated techniques. To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Thu, January 23, 2020

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

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Location

Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

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Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.

Friday, January 24

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

This month’s book is In Cold Blood by Truman Capote.

Info 02:30 PM05:30 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Come play Nintendo Switch or other games at the library. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends.This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Info 06:30 PM08:30 PM

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

Cost: $45.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Twig & Swig – Learn How to Make Adirondack Birch & Twig Picture Frames | Lisa Penge, instructor
Friday, January 24
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Cost*: $45

Join Lisa Penge, instructor to learn how to make your very own Adirondack Birch & Twig picture frame. Lisa will guide you step-by-step class. All are welcome. At the end of the class, you will have your very own Adirondack picture frame to take home or give as a gift. All supplies are provided. To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

Date and Time

Fri, Jan 24, 2020, 6:30 PM –

Fri, Jan 31, 2020, 8:30 PM EST

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Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

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Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville NY 12078

Cost: $30.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Crystal Wrapping 101
Erin Quillinan, Instructor
Friday, January 24
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $30
Art Studio 2

Learn the basics of wire wrapping while you make your own crystal necklace! These top selling EQWilbert designs make for a stunning addition to any outfit all year round. Choose from several colors of dyed quartz crystal and make your very own necklace. To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

This is a beginner’s level class so no previous experience needed!

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window.

Date and Time

Fri, January 24, 2020

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

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Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Saturday, January 25

Info 09:30 AM02:30 PM

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

Cost: $60; Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional | Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center

For more information please contact:
Paul Zahray | 5188634974 | vacation@laplandlake.com
www.laplandlake.com

A special cross country ski program for women, taught by women. From 9:30am – 2:30pm beginner and intermediate level female skiers age 18+, grouped by ability, will receive instruction in classic technique. Enjoy lunch with an equipment & clothing discussion, participate in a social group ski and enjoy a group skills wrap-up at the end of the day. The program is led by Lapland Lake’s PSIA-certified instructors. Cost for the five-hour program is $60 which includes facility use pass, lunch and equipment discount coupon. Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional. To ensure space, please pre-register online through our website or by phone.

Monday, January 27

Info 03:00 PM04:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

The Anime club you’ve been looking for! This is a club for anyone who loves anime or manga to come and discuss your favorites. We will screen an anime while encouraging participants to share what they love. Meetings may also include: games, trivia, challenges, and snacks! Suggested ages 11 to 18.

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville NY 12078

Cost: $25.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Sue Nigra | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Final Cut Pro for Beginner’s
Todd Bailey, Instructor
Monday, January 27
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Granite Conference Room
Cost: $25

This overview course is a great way to get started with learning the video editing process! Come learn how to put a video together using Final Cut Pro. This course provides the basic skills needed to make your videos look good and impress your family and friends! To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Mon, January 27, 2020

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

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Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable

Tuesday, January 28

Info 10:30 AM11:00 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Valerie Rogers | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

A storytime to come listen to books and make a craft to take home.

Info 03:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Come play Nintendo Switch or other games at the library. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends.This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Wednesday, January 29

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 St. highway 30, Gloversville Ny 12078

Cost: $25.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Burned Wood Jewelry Making
Melanie Fay, Instructor
Wednesday, January 29
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Art Studio 2
Cost: $25

Come learn how to make your own stylish earrings by simply “burning” your own pattern into thin jewelry wood and adding paint! You can also create several and turn them into a necklace, or use one as a key chain – the options abound! To register visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Thursday, January 30

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

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

Cost: $25 pre-register / $35 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Rustic Leather Journal | Brenda Dwyer, Instructor
Thursday, January 30

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $25 pre-registration | $35 at the door

Come learn how to make your own leather notebook or journal to keep for years to come! Brenda Dwyer will guide you through the process of making your own leather keepsake. You will assemble journal pages, select your own choice of leather, cut the cover and stitch everything together before you put pen to paper.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Thu, January 30, 2020

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

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Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Friday, January 31

Info 02:30 PM05:30 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 518-762-8317
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info

Come play Nintendo Switch or other games at the library. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends.This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Info 06:30 PM08:30 PM

Where: Sacandaga Valley Arts Network (SVAN), SVAN Art Center Gallery and Gift Shop, Northville 12134

Cost: 30 or 25 | https://www.svanarts.org/news.html

For more information please contact:
Janene Bouck | 5182885757 | janene@silentjanesalvage.com
https://www.svanarts.org/news.html

Migrate to Northville and paint this adorable 8×10 canvas.
SVAN and Party Paintings will be hosting this event at the SVAN Art Center Gallery and Gift Shop on Friday Night. Come join us for libations and creations! All materials are provided but feel free to bring your own painting supplies or beverages if you wish.
The link to reserve your seat is coming soon. This evening event is limited, only 10 seats available, don’t wait to save yours! Tickets will be discounted for members.

Also available at www.facebook.com/events/489472628354537/

Info 12:30 PM02:00 PM

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

Cost: $25.00 | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art

For more information please contact:
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art | 5186619932 | nigras@pnarts
pncreativeartscenter.org

Aroma. Art. Soul.
Heather Mattioni, Instructor
Friday, January 31
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Teaching Kitchen
Cost: $25

Learn to paint a beautiful piece on canvas with acrylics intuitively from your heart and soul! Instructor Heather Mattioni will guide you through a journey of meditation and the use of essential oils and theta wave music, where you will become stress-free and relaxed. You will learn to get in touch with your soul and intuition and allow it to show through your own eyes into a beautiful picture. You will paint your journey, or simply your inner spirit on canvas, capturing it and using it as a memory from your intuition. All supplies are included.

*Members receive a 20% discount. Don’t forget to enter the promotional code in the registration window! Please be aware that no refunds or exchanges will be issued for classes or events unless it is canceled by the Nigra Arts Center.

Date and Time

Fri, January 31, 2020

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM EST

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Location

Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts

2736 New York 30

Gloversville, NY 12078

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Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable.