March 24 – March 30, 2023

Friday, March 24

Free Tax Prep

Mechanicville District Public Library, 190 N. Main St. Mechanicville | AARP Tax Volunteers are now taking appointments. Stop in today to schedule. Phone: 518-664-4646, 

Craft Supply Give and Take

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd., Clifton Park

2 – 6 p.m. | Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Have craft supplies you no longer need? Drop them off at the Friends of the Library Craft Swap. Then come on Saturday from 10-4 and Sunday 12-3 p.m. and pay what you feel is fair and support the library. This event is designed to keeping it out of landfills and into the crafty hands of someone new. Craft supplies must be in good, clean, usable condition. Everyone is welcome to donate or shop, or both. This is a free will donation. All donations go towards funding programs at the library. Join us in celebrating National Craft Month in March. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit 

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 12-3 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. 

Dinner for a Cause ?

Princepessa Elena 10 Oak St., Saratoga Springs | 6 – 9 p.m.

Gateway House or Peace announces its Scrumptious Homemade Italian food, live music, cash bar, raffles galore! Win 50/50 or $10,000 ($100/ticket, only 250 tickets). Cost of admission $20 pre-sale or $25 at the door. Gateway House of Peace provides end-of-life care for those in need in our community. We are 100% donor driven, and we are grateful for you contribution. Buy tickets at

Saturday, March 25

Northeast Woodworkers Showcase ?

Saratoga Springs City Center,
522 Broadway, Saratoga Springs

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | The Northeast Woodworkers Association will be celebrating 30 years of presenting one of the premiere woodworking shows in the country. Featuring over 500 exhibits of original designed fine furniture, wood sculpture, carvings, intarsia, musical instruments, exquisite turnings, toys, accessories and all other things crafted of wood. National and regional trade vendors, offering for sale, wide varieties of wood and woodworking related tools and accessories for all skill levels, many of whom will be demonstrating their products. Admission is $15, children under 12 free. For further information, see 

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. You can start the adoption process today by filling out an adoption application online at

Adult Paper Album Scrapbook Class

Ballston Spa Public Library,
21 Milton Ave., Ballston Spa | 1 p.m.

Turn those pictures from your phone into a beautiful one-of-a-kind scrapbook album. Mary from Memory Makers will show you all the techniques for making an outstanding album to enjoy for years to come. Please bring 10-15 printed photos on a theme or just random pictures. Free and open to participants,18 years and older. Registration is required, limit 15. Either stop in or call 518-885-5022 to reserve your spot. 

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner Take Out

The Old Stone Church,
159 Stone Church Rd., Ballston Spa

4 – 7 p.m. | Curb side pickup only chicken and biscuit dinner. Dinners include Chicken and Biscuit with green beans, carrots, peas, gravy, cranberry sauce, and a choice of a slice of pumpkin, apple, or fudge pecan pie, all for $12. To reserve your dinner call 518-522-4482 or 518-583-1002. Be sure to include the number of dinners, your choice of pie and time of pick up. For more information call Ann at 518-885-4034. We look forward to seeing you there.

Chicken & Biscuit Dinner

South Glens Falls United Methodist Church, 15 Maplewood Parkway, S. Glens Falls | 4:30 – 6 p.m. Menu: Chicken and gravy with veggies, biscuit, soup, and homemade desserts. Adults $12. We are encouraging pre-orders for pick-up and delivery dinners. 518-793-1152. 

Architectonic: Wesley Brown & Bryan Hopkins 

Saratoga Clay Arts, 167 Hayes Rd, Schuylerville | 5 – 7 p.m.

Opening reception - light refreshments will be served. Admission is free. The exhibition will also open in our online shop. Both artists will be presenting workshops during the exhibition. Details are on Call 518-581-2529 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Sunday, March 26

Sunrise Walk ?

Camp Saratoga, Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park, 80 Scout Rd., Wilton | 7 – 8 a.m.Walk the trails with an environmental educator as you watch the sun rise over the meadow. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register. 

Breakfast Buffet ?

ITAM Post #35, 247 Grand Ave., Saratoga Springs | 8 – 11 a.m. Eggs to order, bacon, pancakes, etc. $10 adults, $9 seniors, $5 children (10 & under), children under 5 free. $12 takeout orders. 

Monthly Indoor Craft and Garage Sale ?

Saratoga-Wilton Elks Club,
1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Admission is free. Over 40 vendors, great parking, crafts galore, and lunch. Household items, hand-made items, clothing, food treats, body lotions, and just about anything you can imagine. New vendors sign-up every month. A fun activity the entire family enjoys. All proceeds go to local charities. 8’ table and chairs $15; Call Debbie at 518-885-6506 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information or to sign up for a table(s).

Audition Announcement

Malta Community Center,
1 Bayberry Dr., Malta | Malta Spotlighter’s Theatre Troupe announces auditions for ‘The Lady Pirates of Captain Bree’; produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Services; directed by Elyse Young. Auditions are by appointment only. A swashbuckling musical comedy set in the late 1800s aboard the merchant ship “Kayla May”, will be performed Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18 on the Malta Community Center Stage. Over 26 speaking and/or singing solo roles are available for kids, teens, and adults. An additional 10-12 ensemble roles will also be cast. Contact: Elyse Young, Artistic Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 518-899-4411 x305 for an audition appointment or additional information. Auditions also held on Monday, March 27. 

Monday, March 27

Nature on the Move ?

Wilton Wildlife Preserve,
80 Scout Rd., Wilton
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. | Come enjoy nature with others looking to get outside and embrace the winter. This walk is geared towards those with basic fitness levels. Ages 16+ only. Snowshoe rental will be available 15 minutes prior to the program at $3 a pair. Registration is required at least one business day in advance. To register, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

Movie Night ?

Mechanicville District Public Library, 190 N. Main St. Mechanicville | 5 p.m. 

The movie is “Lyle, Lyle Crocodile.” Bring a snack and a water and join us. For more information visit or call 518-664-4646. 

Tuesday, March 28

Saratoga Arts Annual Members Meeting

Saratoga Arts Gallery,
320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs

12:30 p.m. | For more information and to register online go to or call 518-584-4132.

After the Fire’s Monthly Meeting

Eagle Matt Lee Firehouse, Washington St., Ballston Spa

7 p.m. | After the Fire is a non-profit organization that helps Saratoga County Residents who have suffered a loss due to fire. Families are provided with gift cards, a night’s stay at a participating hotel/motel, Red Cross referral, informational material, emotional support. etc. Meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of the month. Anyone interested in learning more about After the Fire, or becoming a member, may attend. Visit us on Facebook, at, or leave a message on voicemail at 518-435-4571.

Wednesday, March 29

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Empire State Aerosciences Museum, 250 Rudy Chase Dr., Glenville | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tour our Vietnam era hunter/killer team aircraft: our OH-6A Loach scout helicopter and our newly restored UH-1M gunship. Both aircraft served in the conflict and will be open for you to climb in and inspect. Free admission and free coffee to all Veterans. At 1 p.m., the Daughters of the American Revolution will present a Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin Presentation and a Surviving Spouse Pin Presentation. Light refreshments will be served. Living U.S. Veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces from Nov. 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of location, are eligible to receive a lapel pin. Please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 518-376-5353 by Friday, March 24.

Roast Beef 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: roast beef, roasted redskin potatoes, vegetable, salad, roll, gravy. Dinner for 2 / $30. (cash only). 

Galway Photography Club 

Galway Public Library, Community Room, 2112 East Street, Galway | 6 p.m. For our meeting this month Phil Olivo from the Schenectady Photographic Society will be presenting images from his portfolio. Anyone interested in photography regardless of their level of experience is encouraged to attend these relaxed and friendly gatherings. For more information contact: Dave Waite at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thursday, March 30

Saratoga and Women’s Suffrage

Virtual Zoom Program | 7 p.m.

The Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation will celebrate Women’s History Month with this program presented by Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner, a highly regarded author and historian of the suffrage movement, with an introduction by Nancy Baird Brown, member of the National Votes for Women Trail. Saratoga’s role in the American Revolution is legendary, but very little is known about Saratoga Springs’ role in the 72-year Bloodless Revolution - the fight for women’s suffrage. Dr. Wagner will discuss Matilda Joslyn Gage and her role in starting the New York State Woman Suffrage Association. A suggested donation of $10. For additional information, call 518-587-5030 or email Nicole Babie, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

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