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Wednesday,August 26, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.)
Description: The Farmers Market organized by HAYC3 will start back up on July 8, 2015 and will be held every Wednesday at the Walter A. Wood Memorial Park (rain location: HAYC3 Armory). Shoppers can find locally made goods, fresh produce, craft items, an Angel or Tarot Reading, maple syrup, hickory syrup, popcorn and more. The Market's spring/summer schedule is every Wednesday from 4:00-6:30pm. The market is always happy to welcome new vendors. Farmers who produce fibers, flowers, vegetables, eggs, cheese, and other food products, picklers and canners, syrup makers, bakers, artisans, artists, jewelry makers, knitters and crotchetier, quilters and other people who sew, wood workers, metal workers—whatever you grow or create, we want you to sell it in Hoosick Falls. For more information and to obtain forms, visit the HAYC3 website, or call: 518-686-9050. Shop Local!
Website: Village of Hoosick Falls

 

 

 
Wednesday,August 26, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Thursday,August 27, 2015
Description: The Corner Shoppe at Cornerstone Community Church, 570 Third Ave., Troy, will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. Come and see all things summer: clothing, furniture, linens, jewelry, household and decorative items. Random sales throughout the summer. For more information, call 235-3851.

 

 
Thursday,August 27, 2015 (6:30 - 7:30 PM)
Place: Demonstration Garden at the Robert C. Parker School, 4254 Route 43, North Greenbush.
Description: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County will present the program "Growing Garlic and Other Stinky Things". Learn from Master Gardener Nancy Scott how to grow it and get the most out of its flavors and nutrients in the kitchen. (Rain or Shine) . Limited seating provided; bring your own lawn chair.
Contact: 272-4210

 

 
Thursday,August 27, 2015 (6:30 - 8:30 PM)
Place: Schaghticoke Town Hall
Act: Lustre Kings
Description: The Schaghticoke Entertainment Committee are pleased to announce the lineup for the 2015 concerts.

 

 
Friday,August 28, 2015 (5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Place: Downtown Troy
Description: Troy Night Out is all about enjoying summer this month! Come downtown the last Friday in August and enjoy a wonderful summer night while supporting local businesses. It is great that the August's Troy Night Out coincides with Sage Colleges and RPI's Welcome Fest. The celebration to welcome these new students will end in fireworks, and the will also be hosting our downtown scavenger hunt.

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Description: The Schodack Valley Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary will hold a huge tag sale. The Community and Recreation department of the Town of East Greenbush is currently accepting vendor applications for their annual festival. Vendors, food, games, fun and so much more. Live bands will play throughout the day. Zucchini Brothers at 1:00 p.m. and JJ and the Impacts at 6:00 p.m.; Fireworks at 8:00 p.m. over Hampton Manor Lake. For additional information, please go to eastgreenbush.org or call 477-4194.

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Location: River Street in down town Troy.
Description: The Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes outdoor season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers Market will ring in the start of the 2015 summer season. The market will be introducing ten new vendors this summer. The market is set to feature 85 producers-only vendors in the 2015 outdoor season - 83 from New York and one from both Vermont and Massachusetts. The vendors offer fresh produce, meats, dairy, baked goods and other food stuffs, as well as prepared foods, artesian wares, flowers plants and household items.

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (11:00 a.m.)
Description: East Greenbush Town Festival. Hampton Manor and Onderdonk Park: Come on out to their end of summer bash! Food, vendors, live music performances, bounce houses, pony rides, petting zoo, kids activities and games, health screenings, health infoormation, safety checks and information, Raffles, and so much more!! Bring the kids to Kick off the fun @1:00PM with The ZUCCHINI BROTHERS!! 4PM KARAOKE BATTLE-Be in it To Win it! At the end of the evening, fireworks over the Lake!!

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Description: The Poestenkill Christian Church will be hosting a 50 Cent Social at the Sullivan Jones Post (VFW), 25 Veterans Street, Poestenkill. There will be an array of items and gift cards to be raffled. Tickets are .50 cents each 25 for $10.00. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. There will also be a 50/50 raffle. For additional information, call Barbara at 279-9458.

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (5:00 p.m.)
Description: A Fatal Farewell to Benefit the 40th Anniversary Celebration of The Uncle Sam Birthday Parade. He's decided it is time to Hang Up His Hat. You're Invited Retirement Celebration at the Bingo Green in the Uncle Sam Atrium, 49 4th Street, Troy. Mystery Dinner -Presented by In-A-Pinch-Players. Politics-Drugs-Scandal-Deceit. Tickets are $30. Dinner, Drinks and Dessert. Full Audience Participation. Chinese Auction. 50/50 Raffle and Door Prizes. Tickets are available at the door or contact Darlene Simpson at 235-6533.

 

 
Saturday, August 29, 2015 (6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Act: Big Sky Country & Patsy Cline Experience ith Courtney Shayne - Country Night
Description: The Powers Park Concerts have become one of Troy’s most anticipated summertime events. Every Saturday evening starting July 11 at 6:00p.m. the park will host some of the best local entertainment with great food and music. All shows will end at 8:30p.m. No pets allowed. Contact Vito Ciccarelli for any additional information at vito.ciccarelli@troyny.gov or 518-279-7162.

 

 
Sunday,August 30, 2015 (9:30 a.m.)
Description: Fitness in the Park- Come down to Riverfront Park Sunday mornings for free fitness along Troy's beautiful waterfront. The classes change between Suples training with Joe and Ashley Uccellini from Underground Fitness, to relaxing yoga with Heartspace Yoga. For more about these classes, and the instructors who run them check out the Fitness in the Park

 

 
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 (6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Place: Brunswick Summer Concerts: Brunswick Community Center, 18 Keyes Lane, Troy.
Description: Donny "Elvis" Romines

 

 
Wednesday,Septemeber, 2, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Wednesday,Septemeber, 2, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Thursday,Septemeber, 3, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Thursday,Septemeber, 3, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Location: Brunswick Community Center
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: 270-2643

 

 
Friday,Septemeber, 4, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Saturday,Septemeber, 5, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Saturday, September 5, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, September 5, 2015
Description: The Tri-City ValleyCats are teaming up with Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region to host 'Sons of SouthPaw:' Bike Night. SouthPaw, the ValleyCats mascot, is a motorcycle enthusiast and will lead the ride into Joseph L. Bruno Stadium. The night will feature numerous fundraising efforts for the Ronald McDonald House, highlighted by an auction for the leather-cut themed jerseys emblazoned with the road name, “Sons of SouthPaw,” that the team will be wearing during the game. A portion of ticket sales, as well as funds from a 50/50 raffle, ball launch, and mystery autograph sale, will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital

 

 
Saturday, September 5, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Location: River Street in down town Troy.
Description: The Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes outdoor season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers Market will ring in the start of the 2015 summer season. The market will be introducing ten new vendors this summer. The market is set to feature 85 producers-only vendors in the 2015 outdoor season - 83 from New York and one from both Vermont and Massachusetts. The vendors offer fresh produce, meats, dairy, baked goods and other food stuffs, as well as prepared foods, artesian wares, flowers plants and household items.

 

 
Sunday, Septemeber, 6, 2015
Description: In honor of its 125th anniversary, the Oakwood Chapel will be open for guided tours from 1 to 3 p.m. Tours will run every half hour starting at 1 p.m. with the last tour starting at 3 p.m. The National Historic Landmark boasts nine stained glass Tiffany windows, marble mosaics and oak carvings. There is a fee of $7.50; children under 12 are free. Pay cash or check on arrival. Register at 1-800-556-6273 if you have eight or more people.

 

 
Sunday,Septemeber, 6, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Monday,Septemeber, 7, 2015
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.

 

 
Monday,Septemeber, 7, 2015 (6:00 p.m.)
Description: Come and join the Rensselaer County 4-H'ers at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Judging Arena for their 4-H Livestock Auction and bid on: Market Goats, Hogs Lambs, Steers, Rabbits, Dairy and Beef Heifers! All bidders welcome for buyer information, please contact Alana Brandon at 272-4210.

 

 
Wednesday,Septemeber, 9, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Description: Sand Lake, New York Town Wide Garage Sale. They are having their 5th annual town wide garage sale will be this coming September 12th and 13th. Repeating the success of last year, Westfall Village, along NY43, will have a "vendor corral" for people to set up tables with their items to sell, along with some food vendors. This year, vendors can sell on Saturday and Sunday. For more information, contact: info@sandlakebusiness.com

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Description: the Brunswick Historical Society will sponsor their annual Tag and Bake Sale on the grounds of their headquarters located at the historic Garfield School, 605 Brunswick Road in Eagle Mills. This event is one of their annual fund raising projects. An 8 x 10 vendor space is available for $20.00 each. Tables are not provided. This is a rain or shine event. If interested you may call the Society at 518-279-4024 and a contract will be sent to you. The event will also feature a bake sale and their famous antique quilt raffle. Lunch will also be available. Demonstrations of unique crafts will be featured at the Society along with their latest exhibit “Meet Me at Duncan’s”.

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Location: River Street in down town Troy.
Description: The Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes outdoor season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers Market will ring in the start of the 2015 summer season. The market will be introducing ten new vendors this summer. The market is set to feature 85 producers-only vendors in the 2015 outdoor season - 83 from New York and one from both Vermont and Massachusetts. The vendors offer fresh produce, meats, dairy, baked goods and other food stuffs, as well as prepared foods, artesian wares, flowers plants and household items.

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)
Place: Bush Memorial Hall, Russell Sage College
Description: The 2015 Thomas Phelan Endowed Lecture-Gender in the Archives Presentations by Dr. Karen W. Mahar, Professor of History, Siena College. "Tailor-Made Men: Menswear and the Rise of Corporate Masculinity" Joshua Hauck-Whealton, Archivist, Dudley Observatory and the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) "A Scientific Sweatshop: The Industrialization of American Science and the Women of Dudley Observatory" Followed by an optional luncheon and afternoon workshop on Demystifying the Archives-Full program brochure and registration. For additional information, please call 272-7232.

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
Location: 890 Luther Road, East Greenbush, NY 12061
Description: The Annual Gathering of the Bribes at Brown's Farm. Native American Pow-Wow- Native Village, Dancing, Drumming, Vendors, Animals Storytelling, Demonstrations and Raffles. Fun for all ages. A place for teaching, Traditions, Cultures and Respect for Mother Earth Family & Community. Open to the public and Handicap accessible. Proceeds to Benefit Military MOM in Action other local Charities. No Alcohol or Drugs, They reserve the right to refuse ANYONE entry to the event. $5 Admission, Kids 12 & Under Free. For additional information, please call 477-4872.

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Crailo State Historic Site
Location: 9 1/2 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: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

 

 
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (1:00 p.m.)
Place: River Street Pub
Location: 194 River Street, Troy
Description: Fundraiser for Nick Colaneri who is a part time Hoosick Falls Police Officer with close ties to the City of Troy community. Nick was diagnosed with Stage IV - b Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Nick has been able to be on his parent’s health insurance, but in October 2015, Nick will be turning 26 and no longer eligible for health insurance through his parents. Since Nick is currently a part time employee for the Village of Hoosick Falls, he does not qualify for health insurance benefits. We are asking that you join them in helping our very own local Super Hero in his fight to recovery!

 

 

 
Saturday, September 13, 2015
Description: Sand Lake, New York Town Wide Garage Sale. They are having their 5th annual town wide garage sale will be this coming September 12th and 13th. Repeating the success of last year, Westfall Village, along NY43, will have a "vendor corral" for people to set up tables with their items to sell, along with some food vendors. This year, vendors can sell on Saturday and Sunday. For more information, contact: info@sandlakebusiness.com

 

 
Sunday, September 13, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Location: 890 Luther Road, East Greenbush, NY 12061
Description: The Annual Gathering of the Bribes at Brown's Farm. Native American Pow-Wow- Native Village, Dancing, Drumming, Vendors, Animals Storytelling, Demonstrations and Raffles. Fun for all ages. A place for teaching, Traditions, Cultures and Respect for Mother Earth Family & Community. Open to the public and Handicap accessible. Proceeds to Benefit Military MOM in Action other local Charities. No Alcohol or Drugs, They reserve the right to refuse ANYONE entry to the event. $5 Admission, Kids 12 & Under Free. For additional information, please call 477-4872.

 

 
Wednesday,Septemeber, 16, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Thursday, September 17, 2015 (6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
Place: Hilton Garden Inn, Troy
Location: 235 Hoosick Street, Troy
Description: 9th Annual Autumn Evening in the Garden and 40th Anniversary Celebration. “An Autumn Evening in the Garden Chef Extravaganza & 40th Anniversary Celebration! To benefit the education and fresh food access programs of Capital Roots. “An Autumn Evening in the Garden” brings together more than 15 of the region’s most talented chefs with 30+ local growers, producers, and beverage makers from all over the greater Capital District for a delicious “strolling supper. The farmers contribute their meat, cheese, and produce. The chefs use these contributions to create their dishes. Guests sample outstanding cuisine drawn from the creative kitchens of some of the area’s finest restaurants while enjoying local wines, beers, and spirits, while mingling with chefs, farmers, and friends.

 

 
Friday, Septemeber 18, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Description: The Hoags Corners Fire Department will once again be having a Monthly Pizza Night which will take place the 3rd Friday of every month from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Toppings will include sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, olives, onions, peppers and broccoli. To place your order, pick up or delivery within their fire district.
Contact: 766-5474

 

 
Saturday, September 19, 2015
Description: 3 WAYS TO SUPPORT THE 2015 PATRIOT RUCKMARCH 1) JOIN US - choose the long or short route (24.8 0R 9.8 miles) 2) SPONSOR - we are looking for corporate sponsors & in-kind donations 3) VOLUNTEER - at check-in, along the route or at the community event. Veterans, active-duty Service Members and community members are invited to participate in the Heroes at Home Patriot Ruckmarch to raise awareness about the challenges experienced by our military. Volunteers are needed for the following: Check-in: either 7 am to 9 am, or 11 pm to 1 pm-Community Event: 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm Turn Around Point in Grafton: 10 am to 3 pm Water Stops various times between 9 am and 5 pm Supply pick-up: Friday, September 18
Email: heroesathomerensco@gmail.com

 

 
Saturday, September 19, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, Septemeber 19, 2015 (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Walter A. Adams American Legion Post #1021
Description: Sergeant Walter A. Adams American legion Post #1021 located in Averill Park will be holding a Monthly Chicken Barbecues on the third Saturday of the month, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 19th, and October 17. Please call the Post to reserve yours for pickup from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact: 674-2309

 

 

 
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Location: 1181 River Road in Pleasantdale.
Description: The Pleasantdale Fire Company is sponsoring a Community Garage Sale. Any questions please call 237-8812.

 

 
Saturday, September 26, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 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: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Saturday, September 26, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, September 26, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Location: River Street in down town Troy.
Description: The Troy Waterfront Farmers’ Market welcomes outdoor season and new vendors-Troy Waterfront Farmers Market will ring in the start of the 2015 summer season. The market will be introducing ten new vendors this summer. The market is set to feature 85 producers-only vendors in the 2015 outdoor season - 83 from New York and one from both Vermont and Massachusetts. The vendors offer fresh produce, meats, dairy, baked goods and other food stuffs, as well as prepared foods, artesian wares, flowers plants and household items.

 

 
Sunday, September 27, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 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: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Sunday, September 27, 2015 (12:00 Noon)
Description: Flag Disposal Ceremony and Pig Roast at the American Legion, 111 Main Avenue in Wynantskill. Flag Disposal Ceremony 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. and Pig Roast 1:00 p..m - 5:00 p.m. For additional information, please call the American Legion Post at 283-1055.

 

 
Monday, September 28, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Description: Hunger in Troy- A community conversation at Bush Memorial Hall, The Sage Colleges, 65 1st. Street, Troy. For additional information, please call Jenna Keary, Coordinator 518-271-7000.

 

 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Place: Knickerbocker Ice Rink
Location: 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: 270-2643

 

 
Sunday, October, 4, 2015
Description: In honor of its 125th anniversary, the Oakwood Chapel will be open for guided tours from 1 to 3 p.m. Tours will run every half hour starting at 1 p.m. with the last tour starting at 3 p.m. The National Historic Landmark boasts nine stained glass Tiffany windows, marble mosaics and oak carvings. There is a fee of $7.50; children under 12 are free. Pay cash or check on arrival. Register at 1-800-556-6273 if you have eight or more people.

 

 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Description: A More Welcoming Inclusive & Safer Troy- A Community Conversation at Bush Memorial Hall at the Sage Colleges, 65 1st. Street, Troy. For additional information, please call Lindsey Bailey Coordinator, 518-271-7000.

 

 
Thursday, October, 8, 2015
Description: The Rensselaer County Historical Society honors Steven B. Bouchey with the Hart-Cluett Award at their Annual Gala on October 8, 2015 at the Franklin Plaza Ballroom, Troy, NY. This year’s gala’s major corporate supporters are Rensselaer and Pioneer Bank. For additional information, please call 518-272-7232 x11.

 

 
Friday, October, 9, 2015 (8:00 a.m.)
Place: Troy Music Hall
Description: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain-30 Plucking Years.
Contact: 273-0038
Web Site: www.troymusichall.org

 

 
Saturday, October, 10, 2015
Place: Goolds Orchards
Location: 1297 Brookview Station Road, Caslteton, NY
Description: 27th Annual Apple Festival & Craft Show-October 10 and October 11, 2015. Join the festivities at Goold Orchards including musical performances, food vendors, wine testing, bouncy house, horse drawn wagon rides, and much more! Visit the festival website for more details and a full list of performers, vendors and activities. Admission: $8, Children 12 & under are free.
Web Site: www.goold.com

 

 
Saturday, October, 10, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Location: 1553 Schodack Valley Road, Castleton. One mile off Ext 11E of I-90
Description: The Schodack Valley Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary will hold a huge tag sale. Rain or Shine!

 

 
Sunday, October, 11, 2015
Place: Goolds Orchards
Location: 1297 Brookview Station Road, Caslteton, NY
Description: 27th Annual Apple Festival & Craft Show-October 10 and October 11, 2015. Join the festivities at Goold Orchards including musical performances, food vendors, wine testing, bouncy house, horse drawn wagon rides, and much more! Visit the festival website for more details and a full list of performers, vendors and activities. Admission: $8, Children 12 & under are free.
Web Site: www.goold.com

 

 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Description: The Brunswick Community Assistance Aux. is sponsoring another Craft Fair/Flea Market . The cost is $25 for a table and $20 for a space. For additional information, please call 279-9177 or 237-5792.

 

 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: #4119 on Secenic Route 20 in Nassau
Description: The Gallery at Capital Sawmail presents their Annual Wood & Craft Show October 17, 2015. Unique Gifts and Custom Creations by Local Artists. Hand crafted pottery, jewelry, dolls, wooden gifts of all sizes, candles primitie décor and more.
Contact: 479-0729

 

 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Walter A. Adams American Legion Post #1021
Description: Sergeant Walter A. Adams American legion Post #1021 located in Averill Park will be holding a Monthly Chicken Barbecues on the third Saturday of the month, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 19th, and October 17. Please call the Post to reserve yours for pickup from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact: 674-2309

 

 
Friday, October 23, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Mansion
Location: 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: 664-1700

 

 
Friday, October 23, 2015 (5:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 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: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Description: Plans are now beginning for their October 24 Autumn Bazaar at the First United Methodist Church, East Greenbush. Reserve your $35 table space. They expect to have all of their rooms and hallways filled with local vendors in the time for Halloween and Christmas shopping. A lunch and Snack Bar will be available, as well as their "Awesome Church Bake, Sale. Handmade items, Crafts, and Silent Auction. For additional information, please contact Mary at 477-4648 .

 

 
Saturday, October 24, 2015 (5:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 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: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Sunday, November 15, 2015
Place: Crailo State Historic Site
Location: 9 1/2 Riverside Avenue Rensselaer, New York
Description: Friends of Fort Crailo Annual Meeting. Open to the public
Contact: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

 
Saturday, December 5, 2015 (12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Crailo State Historic Site
Location: 9 1/2 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: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

 
Saturday, January 9, 2016 (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Place: Crailo State Historic Site
Location: 9 1/2 Riverside Avenue Rensselaer, New York
Description: Twelfth Night! Museum Open House.
Contact: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

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