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Friday, April 28
Concert by Skidmore Small Jazz Ensembles
Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College Campus, 7 p.m.
For more information call 518-580-5321 or go to www.skidmore.edu/zankel.
Saturday, April 29
Spring Kids Bike Giveaway
Bikeatoga Workshop, 241 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The bike giveaway is sponsored by Bikeatoga, which is located in the basement of The Church of St. Peter. Receive a refurbished bike and helmet, by appointment only. Call 518-290-0065 to schedule an appointment.
Annual Hubbard Hall Perennial Sale
Hubbard Hall, 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, 9 a.m.
If you’d like to support Hubbard Hall and give/get some great perennials for your garden, come for our annual perennials sale. Bring freshly dug perennials to donate and begin your shopping at 7 a.m., otherwise stop by and begin shopping at 9 a.m.
Spring into Health Day
The Children’s Museum at Saratoga, 69 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Sasha’s Run Along the Hudson 5K Run/Walk
Tallmadge Park, Mechanicville, 10 a.m.
Arthritis Care Seminar
Saratoga Eagles Aerie No. 2586, 373 Crescent Ave., Saratoga Springs. 1 p.m.
Organized and hosted by the Fraternal Order of Eagles. Everyone is welcome. Dr. Martin S. Farber, MD will be sharing current information in rheumatology and how to deal with arthritis. Doors open at noon. A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to Don Yanchunis 518-587-6731.
Fighting for Mya Fundraiser
American Legion Post 234, 23 Pleasant St., Ballston Spa, 2 p.m.
The fundraiser is being held for Mya, a 15-year-old sophomore, who was recently diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. This benefit is to help raise money for her parents to pay off the medical bills. The price of tickets are $20 (ages 12 and up) included in the price; BBQ chicken dinner, hamburgers and hotdogs available for purchase for children. There will be raffles, a 50/50 drawing and a live auction. All support will be greatly appreciated.
Goods and Services Auction
Universalist Unitarian Congregation, 426 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 7 - 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 30
National Museum of Dance, Riggi Theater, 99 S. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 3 p.m.
Adirondack Shakespeare Company will once again take the stage for the production of Cymbeline. Tickets are $20 per for adults, $17 for students/seniors/veterans and children 12 and under are free of charge. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit https://adkshakes.ticketleap.com/.
Zero K Run
Recovery Sports Grill, Malta, 4 – 8 p.m.
Zero K Run promises all of the fun without the run to support the fight against cancer. Raise money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Registration is open at www.zero-k.org. Registration is $30 where participants get a 0.0 K sticker for their car and a complimentary beer at the after-run party. Both runners and walkers are welcome.
Concert by Skidmore College Orchestra
Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College Campus, Saratoga Springs, 4 p.m.
$8 adults, $5 senior citizens and Skidmore community, free for students and children
For ticket information call 518-580-5321 or go to www.skidmore.edu/zankel
Pre-Derby Fundraising Party
Gideon Putnam Hotel, 24 Gideon Putnam Rd., Saratoga Springs, 5 – 8 p.m.
Help to sponsor horses, health and making history to benefit The Learning League and Project Transition for Veterans year-round at local venues through the use of proven sports therapies and technologies concerning spinal cord injuries and PTSD. Co-sponsors: Jack Knowlton, Saratoga Stables and Bill Yaiser, Second Chance Sports and The Learning League. For more information call 518-491-0556.
Monday, May 1
Saratoga Retired Teachers Meeting
Longfellows Restaurant, 500 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, Noon
Prospective members, please call 518-587-5356 for membership information and luncheon reservations.
Wilton Democratic Committee Meeting
Ace Hardware Conference Room, 55 Northern Pines Rd. Gansevoort, 6:45 p.m.
All are welcome. For more information call Pat 917-282-5297
Tuesday, May 2
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas
Knights of Columbus Hall, 50 Pine Road, Saratoga Springs, 6:30 p.m.
Members will gather at 6 p.m. for refreshments and social time. The Education Award winners will be recognized. New members welcome. For more information contact Regent Aileen Thomas at 518-583-2905.
Wednesday, May 3
Guided Mindful Meditation
Saratoga Springs Public Library, Susman Room, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Take a break from the daily grind and clear your mind with guided Mindful Meditation led by professionals from One Roof Holistic Health Center. Free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 518-584-7860 ext. 205.
Old Saratoga Seniors Meeting
Town Hall, 35 Spring St., Schuylerville, Noon
It will be a casserole luncheon. Please bring a dish to share. Money is due for the birthday luncheon in June. Contact Pat with questions at 518-331-2978. New members welcome.
Concerned About Paying for College?
Saratoga Springs Public Library, Glasby Room, 1 – 2 p.m.
Join us for an informal meeting any first Wednesday of the month to discuss different options to pay for college education. Receive $1000 credit towards your personal Scholars Tuition Rewards* program for attending. *As recognized by U.S. News and World Report. (7 Ways to Save for Children’s Education- Sept 2014) Sponsored by, the Vermont Foundation.
Caffè Lena, 47 Phila St., Saratoga Springs, 7 p.m.
Poetry readings by Kate McNairy and Bernadette Mayer. An open reading will follow. Doors open for sign-ups at 7p.m. and the readings will start at 7:30 p.m. The host for the event will be Carol Graser and the cost is $5, free for students. 518-583-0022, www.caffelena.org.
Thursday, May 4
Korean War Veterans’ Association Meeting
VFW Home, Veterans Way, Saratoga Springs, 1:30 p.m.
Veterans, who served anywhere during the Korean Conflict or in Korea at any time, are eligible to attend, as are spouses, widows, friends and relatives. For application or more information contact Comm. Roger Calkins at 518-584-3037.