Friday, March 10
Fish Fry Fridays ?
Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club, 123 NY-32, Victory Mills
4 – 7 p.m. | Friday Night Fish Fry will be back for 2023. It will run through April 7. Various menu items are available from fried fish to chicken tenders with French fries, Cole slaw and chowder also available. For more information call 518-695-3917.
Fish Fry Friday ?
Knights of Columbus Council #246, 50 Pine Rd., Saratoga Springs
5 – 7 p.m. | Fish Fry Friday will run throughout Lent, February 24 - April 7. Advance call-in of orders Wednesdays - Fridays between noon - 3 p.m. Menu includes Fried or Baked Haddock ($15) or Fried Clam Strips ($12), each with French Fries, Cole Slaw, Tartar Sauce, and Cocktail Sauce; Macaroni and Cheese ($5); New England Clam Chowder (pint - $7/quart - $13); Single Order of French Fries ($3); and Dessert ($2 - when available). Call 518-584-8547 to place your order or for more information.
Lazy Dog Helping Horses Benefit ?
Principessa Elena Society,
13 Oak Street, Saratoga Springs
6 – 10 p.m. | The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) will be the beneficiary of a dinner Hosted by Principessa Elena Society. The Lazy Dog Cookie Company of Ballston Spa will feature its new “Horse Bitscuits” (sic) and a percentage of sales profits will benefit the TRF, the nation’s oldest and largest Thoroughbred aftercare and sanctuary organization. The Saratoga Springs-based TRF is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. The Utica, NY-inspired menu for this dinner is: Chicken Riggies, Utica greens, tomato pie, salad, and dessert. Tickets are $40 and may be purchased in advanced at www.trfinc.org/event/lazy-dog-helping-horses/
Saturday, March 11
Defensive Driving Class
Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church
175 Fifth Ave., Saratoga Springs
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Save 10% on your base auto insurance for the next three years and receive up to 4 points off your driving record according to New York State Department of Motor Vehicle guidelines. Fee: $35 per person. Bring a friend fee is $30 each. Portion of fee goes to Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church. Registration is required and can be made by calling Ray Frankoski at 518-286-3788. As we are social distancing, a mask is required if you are not vaccinated. Class size is limit.
Cat and Dog Adoption Clinic
H.O.P.E. Adoption Center, Wilton Mall at Saratoga,
3065 Route 50, Saratoga Springs
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Come meet the many adoptable pets of H.O.P.E. Saturday, February 11th from 11am-2pm at the H.O.P.E. Adoption Center located at the Wilton Mall. You can start the adoption process today by filling out an adoption application online at hopeanimalrescue.org/forms.
Free Lunch ?
The Malta Ridge United Methodist Church, at 729 Malta Avenue Extension, Malta Ridge
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. | A soup and sandwich lunch will be served at no charge. All are welcome. For additional information or directions please call the Church at 518-581-0210.
Winter Tree Identification Walk ?
Wilton Wildlife Preserve,
80 Scout Rd., Wilton | 1 p.m.
Ballet at the Bar Fundraiser
Artisanal Brew Works, 617 Maple Ave., in Saratoga Springs
2 – 7 p.m. | Ballet dancers, ages 12-18, will represent Saratoga Springs Youth Ballet (SSYB) this May at the Regional Dance America Northeast Festival. SSYB was accepted as a new Regional Dance America Northeast member company. It is the only ballet company in the Capital Region and New York state to have been accepted into the organization. SSYB dancers will be traveling to Harrisburg, PA to attend the festival. During the festival, participants attend master classes, seminars, and college roundtables, as well as perform each evening. Residents can support these young dancers at “Ballet at the Bar,” $1 from each draft beer, wine or cocktail will be donated to SSYB.
Sunday, March 12
All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet ?
Ballston Spa Elks Lodge #2619, 10 Hamilton Street, Ballston Spa
8 – 11 a.m. | Enjoy pancakes and sausage, French toast, eggs made to order, world famous omelets, home fries, toast, coffee, and juice. Adults $9, Seniors $8, Kids $5. Join us on the 2nd Sunday of each month. Proceeds support Elks Charities.
Monthly Breakfast ?
Fish Creek Rod & Gun Club,
123 NY-32, Schuylerville
8 – 11 a.m. | Menu: choose from pancakes – regular, buckwheat, apple cinnamon and blueberry or French toast. Eggs to order, home fries, bacon or sausage, toast, coffee and orange juice. $10 adults, $5 children.
Monday, March 13
Nature on the Move ?
Wilton Wildlife Preserve, 80 Scout Rd., Wilton | 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, March 14
South Glens Falls United Methodist Church, 15 Maplewood Parkway, South Glens Falls
Flexible times available. GriefShare seminars and support groups are meant to help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding your life. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. The group is for anyone who has lost a loved one and is grieving. We will meet for 13 weeks. Call Roberta at 518-338-3152
Wednesday, March 15
National Craft Month: Adult Crafternoon
Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd., Clifton Park
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Celebrate National Craft Month at the Library. Drop in for this freestyle craft program--no instruction provided. A large variety of supplies will be provided, and the possibilities are endless! 518-371-8622. www.cphlibrary.org
Olde Saratoga Seniors Meeting
Town Hall, 12 Spring St., Schuylerville | Noon | This will be a sandwich luncheon. Dessert will be provided. The Elementary School bank will perform. All are invited. Call Pat 518-338-2329 if additional information is needed.
Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner Take Out
Saratoga Wilton Elks,
1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs
4:30 – 6 p.m. | Take out only. Call Monday or Tuesday between 10 a.m. – Noon to place an order. 518-584-2585. Menu: Corned beef, potatoes, cabbage, carrots, roll. Dinner for 2 / $30. (Cash only).
Lower Adirondack Search & Rescue Volunteer Meeting
Galway Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Galway Public Library,
2112 East St, Galway | 6:30 p.m.
The agenda and other documents will be available prior to the meeting on the library website: www.galwaypubliclibrary.org. The public is welcome to attend. More information at 518-882-6385.
Thursday, March 16
Navigating Emotional Wellness Youth Workshop
Galway Public Library,
2112 East St., Galway | 4 p.m. Join Stacey Kozak, M.S. Ed Life Transition and Mindful Parenting Coach, for a free seminar where children will learn strategies for managing BIG emotions, improving self-esteem, and creating healthy routines. This program will help participants, ages 8-12, explore through creative arts and mindfulness. Registration is required at 518-882-6385. More information on library programs is available at: www.galwaypubliclibrary.org.