February 19 – February 25, 2021

Friday, February 19

Fish Fry Friday
Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club, 121 NY-32, Schuylerville | 4 – 7 p.m.

We have expanded our club house and invite you to come see our new addition. You are welcome to eat in or call ahead for take-out: 518-695-3917. Menu for dinners: Fish Fry, Chicken Tenders, Clam Strips, Popcorn Shrimp, Coconut Shrimp, Shrimp Scampi, Scallops and Chowder. Ask about our extras and specials and beverages. Everyone is invited. Covid 19 rules will apply. Every Friday through April 10.

Fundraiser Takeout Fish Fry 
Knights of Columbus, 50 Pine Rd., Saratoga Springs | 5 – 7:30 p.m.
Menu: Fried or baked haddock $14; fried clam strips $12 (includes French fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce, and cocktail sauce); shrimp salad special (includes French fries and coleslaw), homemade macaroni and cheese $5; New England and Manhattan clam chowder $7 (pint) or $13 (quart); side of French Fries $3; and dessert $2. Orders will be taken by calling 518-584-8547 each week prior to the event on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., except for Fridays, which will continue right up until the event or we run out of food. Pickup starts at 5 p.m. and every 15 minutes thereafter. Pick-up inside the building with a mask, or call from the parking lot with a description of your vehicle and your meal will be brought out to you.  The event will be held each Friday during Lent through April 2.

Saturday, February 20

Indoor Flea Market
TreePad Fun Center, 2381 US 9, Mechanicville | 9 a.m.

Find your next treasure at the indoor flea market. Something for everyone! COVID restrictions in place. No admission without a mask, social distancing enforced. Free admission.

Matt McCabe Memorial
A Virtual Celebration, Caffe Lena | 7 p.m.

This event is a virtual celebration of the life and legacy of Matt McCabe, longtime owner of Saratoga Guitar and dedicated member of the local music scene. Friends and family have submitted tributes, photos, and performances dedicated to Matt, which have been compiled and will play as a live stream hosted by Matt’s close friend Rick Bolton. Matt was always a kind and generous neighbor, and supported many individuals and organizations, including Caffe Lena, through his mentorship and his donations of instruments and equipment. Caffe Lena is proud to share this celebration of Matt’s life with the community, on what will be officially declared Matt McCabe day in Saratoga Springs. Watch the live stream here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHkWbgo7h_0

Sunday, February 21

America Sings
Live Streamed from Caffe Lena via YouTube | 7 p.m.

Monday, February 22

Winter Wellness Walks
Camp Saratoga North, Wilton Wildlife Preserve, 80 Scout Rd., Gansevoort | 10 a.m.

Get outdoors biweekly to enjoy the beauty of winter with likeminded people. Wilton Wildlife Preserve’s Winter Wellness Walks cover 1.5 miles of gentle terrain. Snowshoes will be available for rental 30 minutes before the program. If there is no snow, the program will take place without snowshoes. Registration is required to meet COVID requirements. To register call 518-450-0321 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Ageless Dancer Series
Zoom Presentation | 1:30 – 2:30

On Mondays, Mary Anne Fantauzzi will teach Ballet Barre & Balance. This class will include a modified classical ballet technique class with emphasis on the improvement of balance, core and pelvic stabilization, fluidity of movement, coordination, and musicality. Participants need a barre or sturdy high back chair. Fitness attire and ballet slippers are recommended. Five classes from February 22 – March 22 for $30. Participants may register at www.nationalmuseumofdance.org/calendar with a credit card or PayPal. Contact Fantauzzi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions or more information.

Tuesday, February 23

Free Vegetable Growing Series
Online Zoom Program

Join Jessica Holmes, Consumer Horticulture, for Container and Raised Bed Gardening to learn about which vegetables grow best in containers and how to start a raised bed garden. Go to the events page on ccesaratoga.org/ for more details and register. You will receive a zoom link within 24-hours of the class. If you would like more information, please contact Jessica Holmes at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 518-885-8995.

Storytelling Night
Live Stream from Caffe Lena via YouTube | 7 – 8:30 p.m.

The fourth Tuesday of every month is storytelling night at Caffe Lena. Tonight’s show will feature some of the finest storytellers from around the Capital Region who often serve as the featured artists for these monthly open mics. This month our featured tellers will be Jesse Bruchac, Karen Glass & Gwenne Rippon.

Wednesday, February 24

Ageless Dancer Series
Zoom Presentation | 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

On Wednesdays, Sharyn Kalinkewicz will teach Beginner Pilates Mat. This class will focus on the six principles of Joseph Pilates: breath, concentration, focus, control, flow, and precision. No experience is necessary. Pilates is known to improve the overall health of its participants especially by activating the deep core muscles for stabilization. Participants need a resistance band and yoga mat. Fitness attire and bare feet are recommended. Five classes from Feb. 24-March 24 for $30. Participants may register at www.nationalmuseumofdance.org/calendar with a credit card or PayPal. Contact Fantauzzi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions or more information.

Stuffed Shell Dinner 
Saratoga Wilton Elks, 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs | 4:30 – 6 p.m.

For curbside pick up only. Call Monday and Tuesday between 10 a.m. and Noon to place an order  518-584-2585 Menu: stuffed shells, meatballs, sweet sausage, tossed salad, garlic toast. Dinner for 2 is $25. (cash only). 

Thursday, February 25

Folded Book Art: Making a Heart
Zoom Web Presentation | 2 – 3 p.m.
Take an old book and transform it into a work of art! In this program, Amy Hughes demonstrates upcycling a book into a piece of art by folding the pages into the shape of a heart. Known as folded book art, this craft can be done by anyone with just a ruler, a pencil and a book. Please register online at www.sspl.org. 

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