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Monday, March 02, 2015  (7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Education
Description: The Sage Colleges will hold the third in its series of four “think tank” creativity workshops on March 2, in Room 105 of the Kahl Campus Center, Sage College of Albany, 140 New Scotland Rd., Albany from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Joanne Curran, dean of Sage College of Albany, will lead the session, which will offer professional development exercises and the opportunity to learn and practice effective problem solving strategies. Free. For more information, call Dean Curran’s office at 292-1704.
Tuesday, March 03, 2015  (5:30 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: The next meeting of the Greenbush Garden Club will be March 3, 2015 at 6:30 at the East Greenbush Library. The topic will be the Scenic Hudson. Public Policy Analyst Althea Mullarkey will be presenting Scenic Hudson’s history and current mission. She’ll be able to share information on what they are pushing to achieve with the Hudson River PCB cleanup as well as safety for transport of highly volatile crude oil, which is a significant issue for the Capital Region and Hudson Valley.
Contact: For additional information, please call 477-7476 to register.
Wednesday, March 04, 2015  (6:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Grafton Lakes State Park.
Description: Maple Moon Hike at 6pm. Spring is nearly here but you will be able to take one more full moon walk during winter’s reign!
Contact: For additional information, please call 279-1155.
Wednesday, March 04, 2015  (6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Youth
Description: Troy Central Little League Registering Players Through March 28 for 2015 Season; Open to Boys and Girls, Ages 4 to 12 Troy Central Little League at 3130 Seventh Avenue is hosting open registrations from January 23 through March 28 for the 2015 season. The only Little League serving the city of Troy, Troy Central Little League has the lowest registration fees of any youth baseball program in the area. The fee of $30 for the first child in a family/$15 per additional child covers regular and all-star season play, a team shirt and hat, and year-end trophies. Membership is open to boys and girls, ages 4 to 12, for T-ball, Farm, Minors and Majors levels. Registration can be made by phone at (518) 469-1843 or online at www.tinyurl.com/TCLL2015. In-person registration will be held as follows: Thursday, Feb. 12: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at PS#12, 475 First Street Wednesday, Feb. 25: 6-8 p.m. at PS#2, 470 Tenth Street Thursday, Feb. 26: 4-6:30 p.m. at Troy Boys & Girls Club Wednesday, March 4: 6-8 p.m. at Griswold Heights Community Center Thursday, March 19: 5-8 p.m. at Troy Middle School Saturday, March 21: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at TCLL Field

Friday, March 06, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinner
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church, 721 Snyder's Corners Road, Poestenkill will be serving fish fry or clam roll dinners every Friday during Lent. Dinners include French fries, Cole slaw and beverage. The cost is $9.50. Also served are hot dog dinners, including French Fries and beverage for $4.50. Individual food items can be purchased separately. Dine-in or take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call Barbara at 279-9458.
Friday, March 06, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: Melvin Roads American legion, 200 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, will hold their Annual Friday Fish Fry's from February 20th to March 27, 2015. Fish Fry; Claim Roll; Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Fries; Cole Slaw. Served as Dinners and separately; other items available. Price range from $1 to $8, profits go to our Veterans support programs.
Contact: For additional information, please visit www.melvinroads1231.org
Friday, March 06, 2015  (5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The South Schodack Volunteer Fire company will again offer Fish Fry dinners on Friday evenings at 1563 Bame Road, Castleton during Lent. Dinners begin on February 6th and end on Good Friday, April 3, 2015. Dinners will be $9. Hot dogs, chicken and clam chowder will also be served. Eat-n or Take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call 732-2082.
Friday, March 06, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The Transfiguration Parish 7th Annual Fish Fry Dinner. The dinners will be every Friday during the Lenten season. The dinner includes a fish fry, coleslaw and French fries. Macaroni and cheese will also be on the menu. Dessert and drinks will be available for purchase.
Friday, March 06, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary’s Academy Fish Fry Fridays are back: St. Mary’s Academy is once again holding its famous Fish Fry Fridays. Starting on February 20 and continuing every Friday through Lent you can buy a full fish fry dinner with a bun, fresh cut French fries (new this year), homemade coleslaw and a delicious dessert for just $9.00. They will also have a macaroni and cheese dinner with the same tasty sides for $5. Dinner will be served at the Immaculate Conception Church Hall in Hoosick Falls every Friday from 5:p.m. – 7:00 p.m. or until sold out. All proceeds go to benefit St. Mary’s Academy.
Friday, March 06, 2015  (6:00 p.m. - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: St. Augustine's School Hall
525 Fourth Avenue
Troy
Description: St. Augustine's School Drama Club proudly presents "The Little Mermaid". General Admission; 5 per person and $10 per family.
Saturday, March 07, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The Hoosic Valley Rescue Squad is having a St. Patrick's Day Dinner. Eat-in or take-out. The cost is Adults/$10; Children-6-10/$5.
Contact: For additional information, please call 860-8626.
Saturday, March 07, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Downtown Troy
251 River Street
Troy
Description: Join them on March 7th for the Annual Collar City Kilt Fest! This race to St. Patrick’s Day is the newest Troy tradition. Be a part of the spectacle by wearing your very best Celtic Warrior garb or judge who did it best! The day includes a scenic 5k Kilt Run through the city ending at the party tent that hosts music, food and entertainment. Proceeds from the event will go to support the beautiful downtown and The Bid.
Contact: Valerie Balga GoToGuide at 518-892-1479 or contact at val@gotoguide.net
Saturday, March 07, 2015  (7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Henry's Church in Averill Park will h old an Irish Night in the Parish community Room. For a price of only $10 per person. Tickets can be purchased after all Masses at St. Henry's or by calling the Rectory at 674-3818.
Saturday, March 07, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Sunday, March 08, 2015  (12:00 Noon)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Location: Hope United Methodist Church is located on Route 2 in Eagle Mills.
Description: Hope United Methodist Church is hosting a Soup & Chowder Cook-off. Enter your soup or chowder, or come for lunch and vote for the "Chow-Hounds Choice" award. Name your entry and there will be categories for Best Presentation, Best Chowder, Best Chicken Soup, Best Beef Soup and Most Original, as well as a special "under 12" category. Proceeds will benefit Hope's mission and outreach projects. Suggested donation is $6 for adults, and children under 10 free.
Sunday, March 08, 2015  (12:00 Noon - 4:30 p.m.)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: The Brunswick Elks Ladies Auxiliary Spring Business Expo will be held. Free Admission. Proceeds to benefit The charity Fund. The Brunswick Elks Ladies Auxiliary is also holding a grocery raffle to benefit the Charity Fund. You do not need to be present to win.
Contact: For additional information, please call 279-1344 or 431-9271.
Sunday, March 08, 2015  (4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The Valley Falls United Methodist Church, 16 State Street, will hold one of its Super Souper Suppers. Adults $7 and children under 6 are fee. The church is handicapped accessible.
Contact: For additional information, please call 541-3039 or 753-6028.
Web Site: www.valleyfallsunited methodist.com
Sunday, March 08, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The North Greenbush Kiwanis will host a Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner at the American Legion, Main Avenue, Wynantskill. The cost is $12/Adults and $5/Children- Take-out or Eat-in. 50/50 Raffle, plus Pot of Gold. The event is to benefit the children of the Town of North Greenbush and specifically, sponsoring families for the 2015 Summer Camp Season.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015  (12:00 Noon - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: Corner of State and Second Streets,
Troy.
Description: Troy Savings Hall presents Music @ Noon Free Concerts March 10 - Triskele - traditional Celtic music by a women''s quartet April 14 - The Broad Street Chamber Players May 12 - Findlay Cockrell
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-273-0038.
Thursday, March 12, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The Brunswick Grange will hold a Family-Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Supper at their Grange Hall located at Center Brunswick at the corners of Rt. 7 and Rt. 142. The cost is $11.00 adults, $10.00 for Veterans & $5.00 for children under 12. Take-outs are available.
Contact: For additional information, please call 686-7539 or 573-7527.
Friday, March 13, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary’s Academy Fish Fry Fridays are back: St. Mary’s Academy is once again holding its famous Fish Fry Fridays. Starting on February 20 and continuing every Friday through Lent you can buy a full fish fry dinner with a bun, fresh cut French fries (new this year), homemade coleslaw and a delicious dessert for just $9.00. They will also have a macaroni and cheese dinner with the same tasty sides for $5. Dinner will be served at the Immaculate Conception Church Hall in Hoosick Falls every Friday from 5:p.m. – 7:00 p.m. or until sold out. All proceeds go to benefit St. Mary’s Academy.
Friday, March 13, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The Transfiguration Parish 7th Annual Fish Fry Dinner. The dinners will be every Friday during the Lenten season. The dinner includes a fish fry, coleslaw and French fries. Macaroni and cheese will also be on the menu. Dessert and drinks will be available for purchase.
Friday, March 13, 2015  (5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The South Schodack Volunteer Fire company will again offer Fish Fry dinners on Friday evenings at 1563 Bame Road, Castleton during Lent. Dinners begin on February 6th and end on Good Friday, April 3, 2015. Dinners will be $9. Hot dogs, chicken and clam chowder will also be served. Eat-n or Take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call 732-2082.
Friday, March 13, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: Melvin Roads American legion, 200 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, will hold their Annual Friday Fish Fry's from February 20th to March 27, 2015. Fish Fry; Claim Roll; Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Fries; Cole Slaw. Served as Dinners and separately; other items available. Price range from $1 to $8, profits go to our Veterans support programs.
Contact: For additional information, please visit www.melvinroads1231.org
Friday, March 13, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinner
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church, 721 Snyder's Corners Road, Poestenkill will be serving fish fry or clam roll dinners every Friday during Lent. Dinners include French fries, Cole slaw and beverage. The cost is $9.50. Also served are hot dog dinners, including French Fries and beverage for $4.50. Individual food items can be purchased separately. Dine-in or take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call Barbara at 279-9458.
Saturday, March 14, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Saturday, March 14, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner at the Melrose Methodist church, 20 Church Street. Takeout available at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $10 for adults, $5.00 children 5-12 and 4 and under free.
Saturday, March 14, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: Bake Sale and Open House sponsored by the Lansingburgh Historical Society at the Melville House, corner of 115th Street and First Avenue.
Sunday, March 15, 2015  (12:00 Noon - 2:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: The Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St, Troy, NY 12180
Description: Introduce your friends and family to The Arts Center and bring them to One Giant Try It! on March 15 where they will discover all of the creative classes they have to offer. You can try your hand at free, family friendly activities like throwing on the potter's wheel, learning a new dance move, or getting your photo taken by Arts Center Instructor, Katherine Wright. Each person in attendance will have a chance to win a gift certificate for one free week of summer arts education camp. Drawings at 12:45 PM and 1:45 PM. They will also be offering 10% off tuition* for classes and camps when you register in person on the spot during the event. By introducing others to what The Arts Center has to offer, you will help increase their visibility and show new people ways they can get creative!
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 273-0552
Web Site: www.artscenteronline.org
Sunday, March 15, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - N/A)
Walking Group
Description: Combat K-9 Dog Walking Group -Uncle Sam's Bikeway in Troy 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month ~ 11 am Meet at Oakwood Cemetery parking lot off Gurley Ave Check Facebook page for weather-related changes.

Don't have a dog? No problem - join them for a short walk.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015  (5:30 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: The Annual St. Patrick's Day Benefit Dinner. Join them at the home of Barbara & Ron Berti, Schumann Rd. just a half mile south of the Center. For a donation of $25 you’ll enjoy a corned beef & cabbage feast with all the timmin’s, prepared by “Chef’s” Ron Berti and Gene Langley. plus homemade desserts. Topping off the evening will be live music by George Wilson, Bill Spence & Cristian Huet, including singing and sing-alongs—not to mention more than a bit of humor! Plan to arrive any time after 5:30 to eat at 6:00. BYOB. We anticipate a sell-out crowd and seating is limited, so please reserve early by calling Barbara at 674-8363 or e-mailing her at bneu@nycap.rr.com. All profits will benefit SLC
Thursday, March 19, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Youth
Description: Troy Central Little League Registering Players Through March 28 for 2015 Season; Open to Boys and Girls, Ages 4 to 12 Troy Central Little League at 3130 Seventh Avenue is hosting open registrations from January 23 through March 28 for the 2015 season. The only Little League serving the city of Troy, Troy Central Little League has the lowest registration fees of any youth baseball program in the area. The fee of $30 for the first child in a family/$15 per additional child covers regular and all-star season play, a team shirt and hat, and year-end trophies. Membership is open to boys and girls, ages 4 to 12, for T-ball, Farm, Minors and Majors levels. Registration can be made by phone at (518) 469-1843 or online at www.tinyurl.com/TCLL2015. In-person registration will be held as follows: Thursday, Feb. 12: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at PS#12, 475 First Street Wednesday, Feb. 25: 6-8 p.m. at PS#2, 470 Tenth Street Thursday, Feb. 26: 4-6:30 p.m. at Troy Boys & Girls Club Wednesday, March 4: 6-8 p.m. at Griswold Heights Community Center Thursday, March 19: 5-8 p.m. at Troy Middle School Saturday, March 21: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at TCLL Field

Thursday, March 19, 2015  (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
History
Location: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: Unknown Stories of the Revolution: Over 200 cities and towns participated in the American Revolution and illustrated their participation on their fire trucks, courtrooms and shoulder patches. The significance of these visual images, which reflect the history of the revolution, will be presented by Marvin Bubie. An author, historian and lecturer, Bubie has been collecting public seals for many years. Among the books published by Bubie is one on public symbols.
Contact: For additional information, please call Connie Kheel at (518)686-7514.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: The Brunswick Grange, Route 7 and Route 142 (behind Stewarts)
Description: Highlight Acting troupe Presents Dorothy in Wonderland. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $7 for students.
Contact: For additional information, please call Ethel at 518-237-6936.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The South Schodack Volunteer Fire company will again offer Fish Fry dinners on Friday evenings at 1563 Bame Road, Castleton during Lent. Dinners begin on February 6th and end on Good Friday, April 3, 2015. Dinners will be $9. Hot dogs, chicken and clam chowder will also be served. Eat-n or Take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call 732-2082.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The Transfiguration Parish 7th Annual Fish Fry Dinner. The dinners will be every Friday during the Lenten season. The dinner includes a fish fry, coleslaw and French fries. Macaroni and cheese will also be on the menu. Dessert and drinks will be available for purchase.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary’s Academy Fish Fry Fridays are back: St. Mary’s Academy is once again holding its famous Fish Fry Fridays. Starting on February 20 and continuing every Friday through Lent you can buy a full fish fry dinner with a bun, fresh cut French fries (new this year), homemade coleslaw and a delicious dessert for just $9.00. They will also have a macaroni and cheese dinner with the same tasty sides for $5. Dinner will be served at the Immaculate Conception Church Hall in Hoosick Falls every Friday from 5:p.m. – 7:00 p.m. or until sold out. All proceeds go to benefit St. Mary’s Academy.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinner
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church, 721 Snyder's Corners Road, Poestenkill will be serving fish fry or claim roll dinners every Friday during Lent. Dinners include French fries, Cole slaw and beverage. The cost is $9.50. Also served are hot dog dinners, including French Fries and beverage for $4.50. Individual food items can be purchased separately. Dine-in or take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call Barbara at 279-9458.
Friday, March 20, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: Melvin Roads American legion, 200 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, will hold their Annual Friday Fish Fry's from February 20th to March 27, 2015. Fish Fry; Claim Roll; Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Fries; Cole Slaw. Served as Dinners and separately; other items available. Price range from $1 to $8, profits go to our Veterans support programs.
Contact: For additional information, please visit www.melvinroads1231.org
Saturday, March 21, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Youth
Description: Troy Central Little League Registering Players Through March 28 for 2015 Season; Open to Boys and Girls, Ages 4 to 12 Troy Central Little League at 3130 Seventh Avenue is hosting open registrations from January 23 through March 28 for the 2015 season. The only Little League serving the city of Troy, Troy Central Little League has the lowest registration fees of any youth baseball program in the area. The fee of $30 for the first child in a family/$15 per additional child covers regular and all-star season play, a team shirt and hat, and year-end trophies. Membership is open to boys and girls, ages 4 to 12, for T-ball, Farm, Minors and Majors levels. Registration can be made by phone at (518) 469-1843 or online at www.tinyurl.com/TCLL2015. In-person registration will be held as follows: Thursday, Feb. 12: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at PS#12, 475 First Street Wednesday, Feb. 25: 6-8 p.m. at PS#2, 470 Tenth Street Thursday, Feb. 26: 4-6:30 p.m. at Troy Boys & Girls Club Wednesday, March 4: 6-8 p.m. at Griswold Heights Community Center Thursday, March 19: 5-8 p.m. at Troy Middle School Saturday, March 21: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at TCLL Field

Saturday, March 21, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Saturday, March 21, 2015  (2:00 p.m. - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: The Brunswick Grange, Route 7 and Route 142 (behind Stewarts)
Description: Highlight Acting troupe Presents Dorothy in Wonderland. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $7 for students.
Contact: For additional information, please call Ethel at 518-237-6936.
Saturday, March 21, 2015  (N/A)
Trip
Location: RCHS
57 Second Street
Troy
Description: Gilded Age Bus Trip: The Mount & Ventfort Hall Mansion, Lenox, Massachusetts. Join RCHS for a bus trip to Lenox, MA. Tour The Mount, the home of Edith Wharton, enjoy lunch in Lenox, then tour the Ventfort Mansion and Gilded Age Museum. 100 / person or $89 For RCHS members (Price includes bus travel, lunch, admission and tours at both houses.)
Contact: RSVP to Alexandra by March 13th at 518-272-7232 x11.
Web Site: www.rchsonline.org
Saturday, March 21, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: There will be a New York State approved Defensive Driving Class to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Southern Rensselaer County. Save 10% on your base auto insurance for the next three years. The class will be held at the Boys & Girl's Club of Southern Rensselaer County, 544 Broadway, Renssselear, NY. Fee is only $35 - bring a friend $30 each. Registration is required. Class size is limited.
Contact: For additional information, please call 286-3788.
Friday, March 27, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary’s Academy Fish Fry Fridays are back: St. Mary’s Academy is once again holding its famous Fish Fry Fridays. Starting on February 20 and continuing every Friday through Lent you can buy a full fish fry dinner with a bun, fresh cut French fries (new this year), homemade coleslaw and a delicious dessert for just $9.00. They will also have a macaroni and cheese dinner with the same tasty sides for $5. Dinner will be served at the Immaculate Conception Church Hall in Hoosick Falls every Friday from 5:p.m. – 7:00 p.m. or until sold out. All proceeds go to benefit St. Mary’s Academy.
Friday, March 27, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The Transfiguration Parish 7th Annual Fish Fry Dinner. The dinners will be every Friday during the Lenten season. The dinner includes a fish fry, coleslaw and French fries. Macaroni and cheese will also be on the menu. Dessert and drinks will be available for purchase.
Friday, March 27, 2015  (5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The South Schodack Volunteer Fire company will again offer Fish Fry dinners on Friday evenings at 1563 Bame Road, Castleton during Lent. Dinners begin on February 6th and end on Good Friday, April 3, 2015. Dinners will be $9. Hot dogs, chicken and clam chowder will also be served. Eat-n or Take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call 732-2082.
Friday, March 27, 2015  (Time TBA)
Community Event
Location: Hudson Valley Community College-
Description: Capital District Garden and Flower Show-The first sign of spring in Upstate New York is the Capital District Garden & Flower Show. You'll see fully blooming flowers exploding with color. You'll hear the lullaby of trickling water from the many waterfalls and ponds. You'll smell the luscious fragrance from the first flowers of the season. We welcome you to enjoy the brilliant features of the 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show.
Friday, March 27, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show will be held March 27-29, 2015 at the 60,000 square foot McDonough Sports Complex on the campus of Hudson Valley Community College. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show is upstate New York’s premier garden and flower show. Each year the show is renowned for its full-scale landscape exhibits and creatively designed gardens. Local landscape professionals will transform the hockey arena into a backyard environment complete with shrubs, trees, flowers, ponds, waterfalls, retaining walls, sidewalks and lawns. It takes months of planning and precise timing to force early blooms on thousands of flowers with breathtaking results. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show has a full lecture and demonstration schedule featuring over 50 hours of presentations and demonstrations from local and regional experts. 2-Day Pass-$18 1- Day Pass - $12
Friday, March 27, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: Melvin Roads American legion, 200 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, will hold their Annual Friday Fish Fry's from February 20th to March 27, 2015. Fish Fry; Claim Roll; Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Fries; Cole Slaw. Served as Dinners and separately; other items available. Price range from $1 to $8, profits go to our Veterans support programs.
Contact: For additional information, please visit www.melvinroads1231.org
Friday, March 27, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinner
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church, 721 Snyder's Corners Road, Poestenkill will be serving fish fry or clam roll dinners every Friday during Lent. Dinners include French fries, Cole slaw and beverage. The cost is $9.50. Also served are hot dog dinners, including French Fries and beverage for $4.50. Individual food items can be purchased separately. Dine-in or take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call Barbara at 279-9458.
Saturday, March 28, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show will be held March 27-29, 2015 at the 60,000 square foot McDonough Sports Complex on the campus of Hudson Valley Community College. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show is upstate New York’s premier garden and flower show. Each year the show is renowned for its full-scale landscape exhibits and creatively designed gardens. Local landscape professionals will transform the hockey arena into a backyard environment complete with shrubs, trees, flowers, ponds, waterfalls, retaining walls, sidewalks and lawns. It takes months of planning and precise timing to force early blooms on thousands of flowers with breathtaking results. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show has a full lecture and demonstration schedule featuring over 50 hours of presentations and demonstrations from local and regional experts. 2-Day Pass-$18 1- Day Pass - $12
Saturday, March 28, 2015  (Time TBA)
Community Event
Location: Hudson Valley Community College-
Description: Capital District Garden and Flower Show-The first sign of spring in Upstate New York is the Capital District Garden & Flower Show. You'll see fully blooming flowers exploding with color. You'll hear the lullaby of trickling water from the many waterfalls and ponds. You'll smell the luscious fragrance from the first flowers of the season. We welcome you to enjoy the brilliant features of the 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show.
Saturday, March 28, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Sunday, March 29, 2015  (Time TBA)
Community Event
Location: Hudson Valley Community College-
Description: Capital District Garden and Flower Show-The first sign of spring in Upstate New York is the Capital District Garden & Flower Show. You'll see fully blooming flowers exploding with color. You'll hear the lullaby of trickling water from the many waterfalls and ponds. You'll smell the luscious fragrance from the first flowers of the season. We welcome you to enjoy the brilliant features of the 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show.
Sunday, March 29, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: The 28th Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show will be held March 27-29, 2015 at the 60,000 square foot McDonough Sports Complex on the campus of Hudson Valley Community College. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show is upstate New York’s premier garden and flower show. Each year the show is renowned for its full-scale landscape exhibits and creatively designed gardens. Local landscape professionals will transform the hockey arena into a backyard environment complete with shrubs, trees, flowers, ponds, waterfalls, retaining walls, sidewalks and lawns. It takes months of planning and precise timing to force early blooms on thousands of flowers with breathtaking results. The Capital District Garden & Flower Show has a full lecture and demonstration schedule featuring over 50 hours of presentations and demonstrations from local and regional experts. 2-Day Pass-$18 1- Day Pass - $12
Tuesday, March 31, 2015  (4:30 p.m. - N/A)
Education
Description: The Lansingburgh Branch of the Troy Public Library, 27 114th Street, Troy, will hold a free Computer Basics Class beginning at 5:30 p.m. A one-on-one session will be held ahead of the class at 4:30 p.m. Seating limited; advance registration required. For more information or to register, call 235-5310 or visit www.thetroylibrary.org
Thursday, April 02, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Sand Lake Public Works
(Town Garage) 25 Springer Road -West Sand Lake
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Friday, April 03, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinner
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church, 721 Snyder's Corners Road, Poestenkill will be serving fish fry or clam roll dinners every Friday during Lent. Dinners include French fries, Cole slaw and beverage. The cost is $9.50. Also served are hot dog dinners, including French Fries and beverage for $4.50. Individual food items can be purchased separately. Dine-in or take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call Barbara at 279-9458.
Friday, April 03, 2015  (5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Fish Fry Dinners
Description: The South Schodack Volunteer Fire company will again offer Fish Fry dinners on Friday evenings at 1563 Bame Road, Castleton during Lent. Dinners begin on February 6th and end on Good Friday, April 3, 2015. Dinners will be $9. Hot dogs, chicken and clam chowder will also be served. Eat-n or Take-out.
Contact: For additional information, please call 732-2082.
Friday, April 03, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary’s Academy Fish Fry Fridays are back: St. Mary’s Academy is once again holding its famous Fish Fry Fridays. Starting on February 20 and continuing every Friday through Lent you can buy a full fish fry dinner with a bun, fresh cut French fries (new this year), homemade coleslaw and a delicious dessert for just $9.00. They will also have a macaroni and cheese dinner with the same tasty sides for $5. Dinner will be served at the Immaculate Conception Church Hall in Hoosick Falls every Friday from 5:p.m. – 7:00 p.m. or until sold out. All proceeds go to benefit St. Mary’s Academy.
Saturday, April 04, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Sunday, April 05, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - N/A)
Walking Group
Description: Combat K-9 Dog Walking Group -Uncle Sam's Bikeway in Troy 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month ~ 11 am Meet at Oakwood Cemetery parking lot off Gurley Ave Check Facebook page for weather-related changes.

Don't have a dog? No problem - join them for a short walk.
Tuesday, April 07, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Pittstown Town Hall
123 Tomahannock Road, Valley Falls
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Saturday, April 11, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Saturday, April 11, 2015  (6:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: The Brunswick Historical Society Silent Auction and Dinner The Brunswick Historical Society will host a Silent Auction and Dinner at the Brunswick Elks Lodge on Route 2 in Eagle Mills on April 11. Cash bar, preview and bidding on many desirable items begin at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. For more information and to make your reservations call 283-5915. $30 per person. Reservations close April 2.
Sunday, April 12, 2015  (N/A)
Community Event
Description: Save the Date:The event will be held at Bush Memorial Hall, on the Russell Sage campus in Troy. The Victorian Tea in Troy will feature an entertaining hat fashion show contest, performance by the Theatre Institute at Sage, a historical trolley tour of downtown Troy, and of course delicious tea with all the fixings catered by Sweet Sue's. It will be a delightful, fun-filled day for the whole family.
Sunday, April 12, 2015  (N/A)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: A Victorian Tea in Troy-The YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc. is excited to host their 2nd Annual Victorian Tea in Troy - a tea party with a fun and exciting twist - a hat fashion show and a performance by the Theatre Institute at Sage! We're thrilled to announce that Dr. Susan Scrimshaw, the President of the Sage Colleges, will serve as their first ever Honorary Chair. The event will be held at Bush Memorial Hall, on the Russell Sage campus in Troy. The Victorian Tea in Troy will feature an entertaining hat fashion show contest, performance by the Theatre Institute at Sage, a historical trolley tour of downtown Troy, and of course delicious tea with all the fixings catered by Sweet Sue's. It will be a delightful, fun-filled day for the whole family. The YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc.'s fundraisers are some of the largest special events in Troy, and are true community affairs. This event is a great chance to catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and network with business owners, patrons, and Troy elected officials. Please contact the YWCA for further details.
Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/ywca.gcr
Sunday, April 12, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Community Event/Brealfast
Description: The Castleton, Fire House located at 11 Green Avenue in Castleton will be hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast on the First Sunday of every month from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon. All-You-Can Eat Breakfasts will be held on October 5, 2014; November 2, 2014; December 7, 2014; January 4, 2015; February 1, 2015; March 1, 2015; April 12, 2015 and May 3, 2015. The cost $8/Adults; $7/Seniors and $5/Children (ages 5 to 11)

Contact: For additional information, please call 732-4342.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015  (12:00 Noon - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: Corner of State and Second Streets,
Troy.
Description: Troy Savings Hall presents Music @ Noon Free Concerts April 14 - The Broad Street Chamber Players May 12 - Findlay Cockrell
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-273-0038.
Thursday, April 16, 2015  (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
History
Location: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: "The Women Shall Not Ride with the Baggage: Camp Followers and Women's Roles in the American Revolution. The various roles of women in the American Revolution will be the subject of a talk by Jennifer Richard-Morrow. Often forgotten, misunderstood or mythologized, women on both sides of the Revolution faced difficulties and danger. Jennifer Richard-Morrow is a park ranger at Saratoga National Historical Park where she interprets and gives programs for school children and other groups.
Contact: For additional information, please call Connie Kheel at (518)686-7514.
Saturday, April 18, 2015  (6:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: St. Mary's Academy will be having its annual Spring Auction. There will be a silent auction as well as a live auction hosted by Ron Seifert Hoosick Falls Auctioneer. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. for a preview of the items, and the live auction will begin at 7:00 p.m. Once again admission is free. Please note this is a 21 and older event.
Saturday, April 18, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Sunday, April 19, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - N/A)
Walking Group
Description: Combat K-9 Dog Walking Group -Uncle Sam's Bikeway in Troy 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month ~ 11 am Meet at Oakwood Cemetery parking lot off Gurley Ave Check Facebook page for weather-related changes.

Don't have a dog? No problem - join them for a short walk.
Sunday, April 19, 2015  (10 & 12:00 Noon)
Community Event
Description: *Annual Daffodil Brunch Sunday April 19th at the Gardner Earl Chapel 2 seatings 10am and 12 noon Limited to 100 people per seating Cost TBD; Children under 5 are free but must be included for seat count. This popular event offers a feast of stuffed French toast, bacon, quiches, fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, a baked ham carving station, homemade baked goods, coffee, tea, juice and more. Mimosas available at 12:00 seating only, for additional low fee. Free rides in antique autos provided by Jack Byrne for brunch attendees. Reservations are a must. This event sells out quickly! Call 1-800-556-6273 with your name, phone number, number of people and choice of seating time. This event is one of 2 major fund raisers held by the Friends of Oakwood, an all-volunteer group, in support of this historic non-sectarian not-for-profit cemetery and its National Historic Landmark Earl Chapel.
Thursday, April 23, 2015  (6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
Music & Entertainment
Description: The Sand Lake Historical Society is very excited to announce an outstanding evening of dining and entertainment. With generous support from the Averill Park Education Foundation, the SLHS will present: Teddy Roosevelt Revisits Sand Lake at the historic Crooked Lake House. It is a one man show featuring Joe Wiegand, who is known internationally, and who performed for President George W. Bush on the occasion of TR's Sesquicentennial. Joe will also perform for both the Averill Park Junior and Senior High School students on Friday April 24, 2015. Tickets are $50 per person, $95 for two people.
Friday, April 24, 2015  (12:00 - 9:00 p.m.)
Arts and Craft
Description: The Arts Center will be hosting their 3rd annual fine arts and crafts event, The Collar City Craft Fest. A juried, indoor showcase of original works and will feature the Northeast's top artists and craftspeople. Visit our website and event hours and more details. Calling All Artists, Crafters, and Makers! This year they are doubling the number of vendor slots available and are seeking applications for this early spring show. Submission deadline is Fri Feb. 6 at 11:59 p.m. All proceeds of this event benefit The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
Contact: For additional information, please call Tel: (518) 273-0552.
Saturday, April 25, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Arts and Craft
Description: The Arts Center will be hosting their 3rd annual fine arts and crafts event, The Collar City Craft Fest. A juried, indoor showcase of original works and will feature the Northeast's top artists and craftspeople. Visit our website and event hours and more details. Calling All Artists, Crafters, and Makers! This year they are doubling the number of vendor slots available and are seeking applications for this early spring show. Submission deadline is Fri Feb. 6 at 11:59 p.m. All proceeds of this event benefit The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
Contact: For additional information, please call Tel: (518) 273-0552.
Saturday, April 25, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Farmers Market
Location: The Atrium, 49 Fourth Street, Troy.
Description: Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes winter season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market will ring in the start of the 2014 winter season. The market will be introducing five new vendors this winter. "New vendors to the market include: Nine Pin Ciderworks – Crafting New York hard cider from farm to glass using apples sourced entirely from the Capital Region and Hudson Valley; Jamtastic – Small batch jams, hand-made using the finest ingredients available and never any preservatives; Tidy Thyme – a locally produced, plant based, cleaning and home product line; Tierra Farm – certified organic nut roasting company with products made in small batches by hand; and Vital Eats - offering fresh, local and healthy vegan prepared foods with custom soups, salads and healthy shakes, sauces and spices". This market is open every Saturday.
Thursday, April 30, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: Rensselaer County's Troy Senior Center, 19 third Street, will hold an AARP Driver Safety Program Class for senior citizens. The cost is $20.00 per person for AARP members and $25 for all others. Lunch will be served at 12:00 Noon for a suggested contribution of $2.00 to register. This can reduce your car insurance up to 10%.
Contact: For additional information, please call 270-5348.
Saturday, May 02, 2015  (12:00 Noon - N/A)
Community Event
Location: 1 Schodack Island Way
Schodack Landing, Rensselaer
Description: I Love My Park Day- Schodack Island State Park: Join Schodack Island State Park in participating in the 4th Annual I love my Park day. "I love my park day is an exciting statewide event organized by Parks and Trails New York in partnership with New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and local friends groups to celebrate and enhance New York's parks and historic sites and bring visibility to the entire park system and it's needs" The number of volunteers for I love my park day grows each year.
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-732-0187.
Sunday, May 03, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Community Event/Brealfast
Description: The Castleton, Fire House located at 11 Green Avenue in Castleton will be hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast on the First Sunday of every month from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon. All-You-Can Eat Breakfasts will be held on October 5, 2014; November 2, 2014; December 7, 2014; January 4, 2015; February 1, 2015; March 1, 2015; April 12, 2015 and May 3, 2015. The cost $8/Adults; $7/Seniors and $5/Children (ages 5 to 11)

Contact: For additional information, please call 732-4342.
Sunday, May 03, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - N/A)
Walking Group
Description: Combat K-9 Dog Walking Group -Uncle Sam's Bikeway in Troy 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month ~ 11 am Meet at Oakwood Cemetery parking lot off Gurley Ave Check Facebook page for weather-related changes.

Don't have a dog? No problem - join them for a short walk.
Thursday, May 07, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Schodack Highway Garage
3776 US Rte. 20, Nassau
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Saturday, May 09, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Flea Market/Fundraiser
Description: A Flea Market will be held at Powers Park located on 3rd & 111th Street, North Troy. The Flea Market is to benefit the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Community Outreach ministries.
Sunday, May 10, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Mother's Day Open House: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast Noon-Chicken BBQ 1:00 - Veteran's Memorial Service in Cemetery Mansion & Cemetery Tours Bake Sale
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Sunday, May 10, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Mansion-132 Knickerbocker Road, Schaghticoke, NY 12154

Description: Mother's Day Open House-• 8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. • 8:00 – 11:00 A.M. – Pancake Breakfast • Noon-4:00 p.m. – Chicken BBQ • 1:00 – Veteran’s Memorial Service in Cemetery • Mansion & Cemetery Tours • Bake Sale
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Brunswick Community Center
18 Keyes Lane- Troy
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015  (12:00 Noon - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: Corner of State and Second Streets,
Troy.
Description: Troy Savings Hall presents Music @ Noon Free Concerts May 12 - Findlay Cockrell
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-273-0038.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Opening Day! Join them for the regular 2015 Season.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, May 16, 2015  (N/A)
Community Event
Description: Greenbush Plant Sale - Garden Club. Tired of winter? Spring is coming and so is the Greenbush Garden Club’s plant sale. Save the Date: Saturday, May 16,201
Sunday, May 17, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - N/A)
Walking Group
Description: Combat K-9 Dog Walking Group -Uncle Sam's Bikeway in Troy 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month ~ 11 am Meet at Oakwood Cemetery parking lot off Gurley Ave Check Facebook page for weather-related changes.

Don't have a dog? No problem - join them for a short walk.
Thursday, May 21, 2015  (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
History
Location: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: Single Aisle New World Dutch Barns: A Survey in Pittstown: Architectural historian Walter R. Wheeler will give a PowerPoint presentation on his study of single-aisle New World Dutch barns in the Town of Pittstown. Wheeler will take about how the changing technologies of agricultural societies after the revolution led to the Archeological Associates. He is currently working on a book on the vernacular architecture of the upper Hudson and lower Mohawk valleys.
Contact: For additional information, please call Connie Kheel at (518)686-7514.
Saturday, May 30, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 1030 a.m.)
Community Event
Description: Spring Bird Walk -All levels of birders are welcome on this easy stroll that covers a variety of habitats. Beginners can learn tips on handling binoculars, where to look and what to listen for. In the past we have seen Bluebirds, Wood Ducks, Indigo Bunting,Red-tailed Hawk, Bald Eagle, Orioles, Red-Bellied Woodpeckers and more. Oakwood is home to more than 70 species of birds. Wear sturdy shoes and bring binoculars if you have them. A few loaner binoculars may be available. Rain Date: Sunday May 31. Check our Facebook page for updates. Meet at the flagpole. Oakwood Avenue Entrance. Register: 1-800-556-6273. $12/per person (Cash or Check)
Thursday, June 04, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Poestenkill VFW
25 Veterans St.- Poestenkill
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Thursday, June 18, 2015  (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
History
Location: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: New York's War, New York's Impetus Historian Robert Arnold, will present a program on the Aar of 1812. Arnold will discuss how the war was very much NY's War. His presentation will examine the impact of the war and its aftermath on the people of NY and the public improvements, such as roads and canals, made partly in response to the war. Arnold who is a career public historian now retired from the NYS Archives, teaches history at the College of Saint Rose and lectures extensively.
Contact: For additional information, please call Connie Kheel at (518)686-7514.
Saturday, June 20, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Encampment at Colonel Van Rensselaer's. Revolutionary War militia encampment with musket firing, drilling, camp follower demonstrations. Museum will be open for self guided tours. $3.00 Admission, kids under 12 free.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, June 20, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Festival
Location: Downtown Troy.
Description: Troy River Fest/
Thursday, July 09, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: 115th Street Firehouse
115th St. and 5th Ave- Troy
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Thursday, July 09, 2015  (7:00 p.m. - N/A)
Music & Entertainment
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Yankee Doodle Band concert: River front Park - Free
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, July 18, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Summer Festival: Rene actors, Mansion Tours, Snack Bar
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Saturday, July 18, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Festival
Location: Knickerbocker Mansion-132 Knickerbocker Road, Schaghticoke, NY.
Description: Summer Festival-July 18 and July 19, 2015/Re-enactors, Mansion Tours, Snack Bar.
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Sunday, July 19, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Festival
Location: Knickerbocker Mansion-132 Knickerbocker Road, Schaghticoke, NY.
Description: Summer Festival-July 18 and July 19, 2015/Pancake Breakfast. Noon- Chicken BBQ. All Day - Knickerbocker Family Gathering, Re-enactors, Mansion Tours
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Sunday, July 19, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Summer Festival: Pancake Breakfast Noon-Chicken BBQ All Day-Knickerbocker Family Gathering, Re-enactors, Mansion Tours
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Tuesday, August 04, 2015  (1:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Dark Tuesday Chapel Tours Every Tuesday in August/ $7./pp Children under 12 free Beginning at 1pm, tours of the Gardner Earl Chapel will be conducted every half hour. Celebrating its 125th Anniversary, this National Historic Landmark boasts 9 spectacular stained glass windows by Tiffany, amazing marble mosaics and gorgeous oak carvings. Register at 1-800-556-6273. Pay cash or check on arrival.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015  (1:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Dark Tuesday Chapel Tours Every Tuesday in August/ $7./pp Children under 12 free Beginning at 1pm, tours of the Gardner Earl Chapel will be conducted every half hour. Celebrating its 125th Anniversary, this National Historic Landmark boasts 9 spectacular stained glass windows by Tiffany, amazing marble mosaics and gorgeous oak carvings. Register at 1-800-556-6273. Pay cash or check on arrival.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015  (1:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Dark Tuesday Chapel Tours Every Tuesday in August/ $7./pp Children under 12 free Beginning at 1pm, tours of the Gardner Earl Chapel will be conducted every half hour. Celebrating its 125th Anniversary, this National Historic Landmark boasts 9 spectacular stained glass windows by Tiffany, amazing marble mosaics and gorgeous oak carvings. Register at 1-800-556-6273. Pay cash or check on arrival.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015  (1:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Dark Tuesday Chapel Tours Every Tuesday in August/ $7./pp Children under 12 free Beginning at 1pm, tours of the Gardner Earl Chapel will be conducted every half hour. Celebrating its 125th Anniversary, this National Historic Landmark boasts 9 spectacular stained glass windows by Tiffany, amazing marble mosaics and gorgeous oak carvings. Register at 1-800-556-6273. Pay cash or check on arrival.
Wednesday, September 02, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Thursday, September 03, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Thursday, September 03, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Health & Wellness
Location: Brunswick Community Center
18 Keyes Lane- Troy
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Friday, September 04, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Saturday, September 05, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Sunday, September 06, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Monday, September 07, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Saturday, September 12, 2015  (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Faire
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Harvest Faire: An old fashioned agricultural festival to all aspects of harvest time in the colonial era Hudson Valley. This is part of the Hudson River Ramble. Free to attend, nominal fee charged for museum entry.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, September 26, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. - Hudson River Ramble Devils' Chimney Walk Noon-4:00 - Chicken & Biscuit Diner Historical Presentation 11:00.1:00.3.00 Mansion & Cemetery Tours Bake Sale, Charlotte's Shop Snack Bar & Harvest Produce for Sale
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Saturday, September 26, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Festival
Location: Knickerbocker Mansion-132 Knickerbocker Road, Schaghticoke, NY.
Description: • 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast • 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. – Hudson River Ramble Devils’ Chimney Walk • Noon- 4:00 – Chicken & Biscuit Dinner • Historical Presentation _ 11:00. 1:00. 3:00 • Mansion & Cemetery Tours • Bake Sale, Charlotte’s Shop, Snack Bar & Harvest Produce for Sale
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Sunday, September 27, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. - Hudson River Ramble Devils' Chimney Walk Noon-4:00 - Chicken & Biscuit Diner Historical Presentation 11:00.1:00.3.00 Mansion & Cemetery Tours Bake Sale, Charlotte's Shop Snack Bar & Harvest Produce for Sale
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Saturday, October 03, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Health & Wellness
Location: Knickerbocker Ice Rink
191 103rd St and 8th Ave.-Troy
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic: ***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour********* Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.
Friday, October 23, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Festival
Location: Knickerbocker Mansion-132 Knickerbocker Road, Schaghticoke, NY.
Description: • 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast • 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. – Hudson River Ramble Devils’ Chimney Walk • Noon- 4:00 – Chicken & Biscuit Dinner • Historical Presentation _ 11:00. 1:00. 3:00 • Mansion & Cemetery Tours • Bake Sale, Charlotte’s Shop, Snack Bar & Harvest Produce for Sale
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Friday, October 23, 2015  (5:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Knick At Night-Souper Dinner/5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Ghost tours of the Mansion-6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Saturday, October 24, 2015  (5:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
132 Knickerbocker Road
Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Knick At Night-Souper Dinner/5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Ghost tours of the Mansion-6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Contact: For additional information, please call 518-664-1700.
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com
Sunday, November 15, 2015  (TBA)
Community Event
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Friends of Fort Crailo Annual Meeting. Open to the public.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, December 05, 2015  (12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: St. Nicholas Day Open House. Meet Sinterklaas, the Dutch St. Nicholas. Crailo's Marketplace Museum shop will be open for the holidays. The museum will be open for self-guided tours. Free.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
Saturday, January 09, 2016  (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Crailo State Historic Site
91/2 Riverside Avenue
Rensselaer, New York
Description: Twelfth Night! Museum Open House.
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com
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