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Events

 

 

Sunday, May 3, 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 3, 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, May 5, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: Debt to a Vet Fundraiser at the Brown's Brewery, N. Hoosick. Giffy's Chicken BBQ - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. HFCS Jazz Band - 5:00 p.m. Silent Auction - 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Dessert Auction - 6:30 p.m. with Ron Seifert as Auctioneer BBQ tickets are $11.50 (incl.tax) and must be purchased by Friday, April 24 at Thorp's Pharmacy, Hoosick Federal Credit Union, Brown's Brewery, Sr. Center or through Gail Smith (686-9888) or Joyce Brewer (258-5772). Proceeds will benefit Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home & Town of Hoosick Tribute Flag Programs.
Thursday, May 7, 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.
Friday, May 8, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: The Troy Kiwanis Club is again holding their annual Giffy's BBQ to raise money for much needed kid's projects in the Troy area at St. Michael's Church (Next to HVCC), 175 Williams Road, Troy. Cost: $12 ticket gets you a full 1/2 chicken dinner. Take-out or Eat-in.
Contact: For additional information, please call Dean at 322-0826.
Saturday, May 9, 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 Avenue & 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 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.
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.
Monday, May 11, 2015  (6:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Location: Franklin Terrace Banquet House, 123 Campbell Avenue, Troy.
Description: St. Jude the Apostle Roman Catholic Church & School, Rev. Anthony F. Ligato, Pastor & Erin L. Baker, Principal are proud to announce the 2015 St. Jude the Apostle Community Service Award Honorees-Mr. David Castle, Mr. Bernard Husser, William O'Connor (O'Connor Church Goods Posthumously). Tickets: $50 per person. The St. Jude the Apostle Community Service Award Dinner benefits the St. Jude the Apostle School Tuition Assistance Program and the Education Fund. There will be a Silent and Live Auction.
Contact: For additional information, please call 283-1162
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.
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.
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
Saturday, May 16, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (or until sold out))
Fundraiser
Description: Greenbush Garden Club Plant Sale at the Rensselaer Elks Club Pavilion, 683 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush. They will have a great selection of perennials, herbs, and shrubs from their own gardens. Proceeds will help fund community projects and grants. Plant donations welcome. Rain or Shine!
Contact: For additional information, please email:greenbushgardener@gmail.com
Saturday, May 16, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Location: Grafton Lakes State Park.
Description: No One Left Behind 5K and Children's Obstacle Course - 5K Race: Registration at 9 am ~ Race begins at 10 am ~ Awards at 11 am Course is a combination of paved and wooded trails. $15 when registering by May 15 ~ $20 day of the event. Children's Obstacle Course: Obstacle Course runs 9 am to 11 am Open to youth 12 and under $5 when registering by May 15 ~ $10 day of the event. *** Park entrance fee is included in registration Spectators/visitors will be charged $6 park entrance fee per vehicle.
Contact: If you need any additional information, please call 518-279-7861.
Sunday, May 17, 2015  (Afternoon)
Community Event/Fundraiser
Description: Stars & Stripes Shop and Honor at the American Legion, 200 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, to pay respect to our service men & women and have some down home fun. You will not want to miss their HUGH Silent Auction (one of the Capital District's largest!) their amazing team of local vendors, raffles, games, food, bouncy house & door prizes (win a $50 gift card) and much more. It will be an afternoon you will not forget. A portion of their proceeds will go back to the American legion to help local veterans.
Contact: If you need additional information, please call 368-9727.
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.
Thursday, May 21, 2015  (4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Parking/Check-in: Near Russell Sage parking lot, corner of First and Division Streets.
Description: The Friends of Prospect Park invite all to their 16th Annual Hidden Garden Tour. This is a self-guided walking tour of backyard gardens in the Historic Sage, Washington Park, and adjoining districts in downtown Troy. Admission $10; all proceeds benefit ongoing projects in Prospect Park.
Contact: For additional information, please call Jane Otto at 518-271-8060.
Saturday, May 23, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Memorial Day Ceremony and Special Unveiling: Join Oakwood and the Veterans of Lansingburgh for their annual Wreath Laying ceremony, and placement of flags at the Soldiers' Plot. Oakwood volunteer Michael Barrett will officiate. Immediately following the ceremony, Col. George L. Willard Camp154SUVCW will unveil new signage and improvements at the nearby grave of Civil War General George Thomas. (Memorial held indoors only in the case of heavy rain.). Free
Saturday, May 23, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Memorial Day Ceremony and Special Unveiling. Join Oakwood and the Veterans of Lansingburgh for their annual Wreath Laying Ceremony and placement of flags at the Soldiers Plot. Oakwood volunteer Michael Barrett will officiate. Immediately following the ceremony, Col. George L. Willard Camp 154 SUVCW will unveil new signage and improvements at the nearby grave of Civil War General George Thomas. (Memorial held indoors only in case of heavy rain.) Free
Contact: For additional information, please contact the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery at Telephone Number 1-800-556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.oakwoodcemetery.org
Saturday, May 30, 2015  (5:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Sponsor: The Sanctuary For Independent Media.
Description: Down & Dirty: A Celebration of Soil! Its the UN's "International Year of Soils" and they are having a party to educate, inspire, and celebrate, featuring workshops on bio-remediation, composting, soil testing and lot reclaimers, plus environmental documentary filmmaker Deborah Koons Garcia presents "Symphony of the Soil!" Admission to events is by donation, $10 suggested ($5 student/low income) unless noted.
Contact: For additional information, please call 272-2390.
Saturday, May 30, 2015  (8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.)
Community Event
Description: All levels of birders are welcome on this easy stroll that covers a variety of habitats. Wear sturdy shoes and bring binoculars. Rain Date is May 31. Check Oakwood''s Facebook page for updates. Meet at the flag pole. Register by calling, 1-800-556-6273. $12/pp
Contact: For additional information, please contact the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery at Telephone Number 1-800-556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.oakwoodcemetery.org
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 4, 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.
Saturday, June 13, 2015  (9:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.)
Community Event
Description: Trees, Flowers & Plants of Oakwood. On this vigorous tour. Botanist Richard Ring will lead everyone to the waterfall area known as "Devil's Kitchen" and tell about various Spring plants you see along the way. Wear appropriate footwear, bring water and be prepared to hike!
Contact: For additional information, please contact the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery at Telephone Number 1-800-556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.oakwoodcemetery.org
Monday, June 15, 2015  (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Music & Entertainment
Description: Summer Concert On the Lawn by the Colonie Town Band. Bring your own chair or blanket and claim a spot on the lawn in front of the Earl Chapel. In case of rain, the concert will be cancelled.
Contact: For additional information, please contact the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery at Telephone Number 1-800-556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.oakwoodcemetery.org
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  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, June 20, 2015  (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Festival
Location: Downtown Troy.
Description: Troy River Fest/
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 27, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, July 4, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Thursday, July 9, 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 9, 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 11, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, July 18, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
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.
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
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
Sunday, July 19, 2015  (N/A)
Tour
Description: Rensselaer County Historical Society presents aTwo-Day Excursion on the Hudson River to Manhattan : TROY, N.Y. – The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) announces a two-day excursion on the Hudson River to Manhattan on Sunday, July 19 – Monday, July 20, 2015. Cost is $595-$745 per person. Reservations are due by June 1, 2015. Visit RCHSonline.org or call 518-272-7232 for more information. The Rensselaer County Historical Society offers travelers a peek into 19th century Hudson River steamboat travel with 21st century comfort. Your voyage begins at 8am in Troy on Sunday, July 19, as you sail into history aboard the luxurious Capt. JP II and dock in Manhattan that evening. Your Ticket Includes: Boat trip from Troy to Manhattan-“What are you seeing?” talks by artist/historian Len Tantillo and Rensselaer County and City of Troy Historian Kathy Sheehan. 3 meals on board the Captain JP II, Overnight Accommodation at Teaneck Marriott with full Breakfast at the hotel. Admission to a museum of your choosing, select from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of the City of New York or the Guggenheim, Dinner at Mohonk Mountain House, Motor coach to hotel from Chelsea Pier on Sunday, and to museums on Monday and return trip to Troy. There is a $125 tax-deductible donation to RCHS to support the museum & library. The Cost:Double Occupancy non-smoking room per person $595 RCHS member / $645 non-member Single Occupancy non-smoking room per person $695 RCHS member / $745 non-member RESERVATION DEADLINE June 1, 2015
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.
Saturday, July 25, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, August 1, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Tuesday, August 4, 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.
Saturday, August 8, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
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.
Saturday, August 15, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
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.
Saturday, August 22, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
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.
Saturday, August 29, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Thursday, September 3, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Thursday, September 3, 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 4, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Saturday, September 5, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
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)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Sunday, September 6, 2015  (Time TBA)
Fair
Description: Schaghticoke Fair will be held from September 2, 2015 through September 7, 2015.
Monday, September 7, 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 12, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, September 19, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
Saturday, September 26, 2015  (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Farmers Market and Craft Fair
Location: Algonquin Middle School
66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Welcome to the third annual Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair! 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. Free Parking
Contact: For additional information, please call (518) 689-0859.
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.
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
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 3, 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 5, 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 9, 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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