October 2017

 

Saturday, October 7

Info 11:00 AM04:00 PM

Where: Johnson Hall State Historic Site, 139 Hall Ave, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free admission — Donations to help support the event will be greatly appreciated!

For more information please contact:
(518) 762 - 8712 | JohnsonHall@parks.ny.gov

October 7 Slavery at Johnson Hall 11 am – 4 pm Presentations and demonstrations by The Children of Dahomey, an educational performance group specializing in the historical experiences of African slaves in colonial New York, will be highlighted. Visitors can participate in traditional dances, theatrical demonstrations and instrument-making workshops, and hear traditional storytelling. In the slave quarters, culinary historian and hearth cooking specialist Lavada Nahon will demonstrate open-hearth cooking and interpret historic African and African-American food ways. An Open House will also be held. Free admission — Donations to help support the event will be greatly appreciated! Regular guided tours of the historic house will not be offered on this day.

Info 12:00 PM07:00 PM

Where: Wheelerville Union Free School 2417 State Highway 10, Caroga Lake, Caroga Lake 12032

For more information please contact:
Greta Cronin Frasier | 518-604-4044 | gmfboo@yahoo.com

Craft fair is from 12 to 7pm. This event will run concurrent with the North Bush Church Roast Beef Dinner. (This dinner serves 500-700 people) dinner is from 3pm to 7pm. Sponsored by: Caroga Lake Volleyball Club

Info 11:30 AM07:00 PM

Where: Pine Brook Golf Club, Inc., Main Street , Gloversville 12078

Cost: $5 Adults, Children under 12 $1, Witches Golf Tournament $25 (must wear witches costume)

For more information please contact:
Nancy Berner Smith | 518-725-7962 | dance@gypsytribaldance.com

Live Entertainment, Dancing, Music, Community family event. Pirate ship and Gypsy wagon building contests. Pumpkin and Cake Decorating contests. Prizes. Vendors, Beer, Wine, Food available.
And….The famous “Witches Dance”
And surprises.

Sponsored by: Gypsy Tribal Dance.com
info: Nancy
dance@gypsytribaldance.com

Info 02:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Elm St, Gloversville 12078

For more information please contact:
Jennifer Jennings | 518.725.7700 ext. 107

Join us on October 7, 2017 at the Farmers Market Pavilion in Gloversville as we celebrate the coming of autumn with some amazing bacon-centric food and local music.

Info 01:00 PM02:00 PM

Where: Fulton County Historical Society & Museum, Fulton Co Museum Kingsboro Ave., 237 Kingsboro Ave, Gloversville 12078

Mayfield Grange #683 to sponser contest to be held at HARVEST FALL FESTIVAL. Prizes to be awarded for largest Pumpkin and Sunflower. $25.00 Gift Cards from Stewart’s Stores for age catagories: Adults 20 and up, Students 13-19, and Youth 5-12. Come and join the Fall Fun and enter your Pumpkin or Sunflower.

Info 10:00 AM04:00 PM

Where: Adirondack Country Store, 252 N Main, Northville 12134

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Joyce Teshoney | (518) 863-6056 | info@adirondackcountrystore.com

Josh will be doing a chainsaw demonstration. Great time to order something for Christmas–Join us for apples and cider!

Info 10:00 AM05:00 PM

Where: SVAN Art Center, Northville 12134

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Carolyn Adamczyk | wilcoxcarolyn@hotmail.com

SVAN is partnering with the Paul Nigra Center to provide SVAN Art Trails 2017.  We have chosen October 7-8 (Columbus Day Weekend).  Art trails is an opportunity for SVAN artists to feature their studios and art or craft.  It gives the public further opportunity to learn about what we artists do and how we do it.  

 

Sunday, October 8

Info 10:00 AM05:00 PM

Where: SVAN Art Center, Northville 12134

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Carolyn Adamczyk | wilcoxcarolyn@hotmail.com

SVAN is partnering with the Paul Nigra Center to provide SVAN Art Trails 2017.  We have chosen October 7-8 (Columbus Day Weekend).  Art trails is an opportunity for SVAN artists to feature their studios and art or craft.  It gives the public further opportunity to learn about what we artists do and how we do it.  

 

Friday, October 13

Info 07:30 PM

Where: Glove Performing Arts Center, 40 N Main St, Gloversville 12078

For more information please contact:
518 376-4723

F.T.A is opening for my favorite Priest tribute British steel October 13th at the GLOVE in Gloversville NY starts @ 7:30pm

Saturday, October 14

Info 06:30 PM

Where: Glove Performing Arts Center, 42 North Main St. , Gloversville 12078

Cost: $12.00

For more information please contact:
773-8255 ext. 25

80’s rock the way it should be done! Big sound…. Big Vocals…. Big Lights…Great Musicians…..Combining the talents from some of the regions most talented bands, Max Violet and Skyler’s Dream Team,
lead singer/guitarist Mike Hays, singer/guitarist Phil Skyler, drummer/singer Chris Delorme, and guitarist/singer John Brady. A range of influences from Journey to The Cult, to today’s modern rock.
Doors open 6:30 PM. Show starts 7:30 PM. Refreshments will be sold (beer/wine will be available for sale). The theatre will be in a club setting. Price $12.00. To reserve tickets call 773-8255 ext. 25 or on our website www.glovetheatre.org or tickets will be available at the door.

Wednesday, October 18

Info 07:30 AM09:00 AM

Where: Holiday Inn of Johnstown-Gloversville, 110-112 North Main Street, Gloversville 12078

Cost: $ 10 suggested donation | United Way of Fulton County

For more information please contact:
Lisa Pfeiffer | 518-725-9817 | unitedway@frontiernet.net

Join us for a lovely buffet breakfast at the Holiday Inn Johnstown-Gloversville, and help us Kick Off the 2017-2018 United Way Campaign!

RSVP to United Way of Fulton County 518-725-9817 by 10/16

Thursday, October 19

Info 06:00 PM

Where: James W. Taylor Garage

Cost: $40 per person or $60 per couple

For more information please contact:
Council office | (518) 869-6436 x 36

Twin Rivers Council cordially invite you to join us for a fun adult evening with muscle cars, beer, wine, food and fellowship. Our event will take place at the garage of classic car enthusiast, Distinguished Eagle Scout and Advisory Board member James W. Taylor on Thursday October 19th.

Join Twin Rivers Council to take a look at beautiful historic vehicles and hear the story’s behind them detailing the experience of collecting and road rallying these cars. It is a fantastic evening that you will be sure to enjoy.

The evening begins at 6:00 pm with a reception and the tour of the collection begins at 7:30 pm.

Register online on the Twin Rivers Council website by Monday, October 16th, you can also call the Council office at (518) 869-6436 x 36 to reserve tickets. The cost for the evening is $40 per person or $60 per couple. If you know any car enthusiasts, feel free to pass this invitation along!

Thank you for supporting Scouting.

Saturday, October 21

Info 06:30 PM10:00 PM

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

Cost: General Admission $12.00 | Glove Performing Arts Center and at www.glovetheatre.org

For more information please contact:
Richard Samrov | 518-773-8255 ext. 25 | rsamrov@hotmail.com

Todd Hobin, singer, songwriter, and founder of the Todd Hobin Band, who just celebrated their 40th anniversary. They continue to perform to a dedicated and growing fan base. Their performances are legendary, and remain a closely held treasure to those who know their music Distinctly American, melodic driving, and powerful. Todd has toured solo and with his Trio as well as his regular band. Many Todd Hobin classics can be found in their two disc set. Todd would like to announce that their performance will be part of a fundraiser for the Glove. The theatre will have a club setting with beer and wine available also the concession stand will be open.

Info 09:00 AM11:00 AM

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

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

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

Saturday Kid Art: Spooky Suncatcher! | Beth Spraggs, instructor
Saturday, October 21
9:00-11:00AM
Art Studio #2
Cost*: $25 pre-registration | $35 at door
Click here to register.

Using glow-in-the-dark gems, glass marbles and blobs, kids ages 5-10 will create their own spooky glass mosaic suncatchers. Halloween-themed embellishments such as spiders and skeletons will be provided to add to their creepy creations
To Register on line go to pncreativeartscenter.org / or Call 518- 661-9932

Wednesday, October 25

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

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

Cost: $30 pre-registration $40 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

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

Imagine you are taking a walk in the great outdoors, surrounded by the spectacular colors of nature. Ellen will walk you through every brush stroke as you paint the scene with acrylic paint on canvas. This is a beginner’s class.
Cost : $30 pre-registration / $40 at door
For more information go to pncreativeartscenter.org /or call 518-661-9932

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

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

Cost: $30 pre-registration $40 at door | Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts

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

Imagine you are taking a walk in the great outdoors, surrounded by the spectacular colors of nature. Ellen will walk you through every brush stroke as you paint the scene with acrylic paint on canvas. This is a beginner’s class. Instructor : Ellen Lauziere
Cost : $30 pre-registration , $40 at door
For more information go to pncreativeartscenter.org , or call 518-661-9932