Thursday

exhibit

North Country Arts Presents ‘$99’ Art Exhibition at NCA at the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. The public is invited to stop by North Country Arts’ NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery in Glens Falls to view their “$99” art exhibition, which runs through Friday, Feb. 9. All works are for sale and will be priced at under $100. This is a terrific opportunity to purchase original artwork created by local and regional artists. Regular gallery hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

North Country Arts Presents Students of SUNY Adirondack Art Exhibition at 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts will host an art exhibition featuring the graphic design work and photography of the students of SUNY Adirondack through Feb. 9 at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall in Glens Falls. 2nd Floor Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

music

CenterFest, 10:45 a.m.-4 p.m., Warren Center, 42 Gurney Lane, Queensbury. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 10:45 a.m. Feb. 8, Warrensburg Jazz Ensemble will perform, followed by Healing Harp with Bonnie Epstein at 2 p.m. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

social

Washington County Wine & Cheese Tasting, 6-9 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Cure your cabin fever. This will be the first event of its kind at the historic Strand Theater. There will be wine, cheese from Washington County and, of course, music. All proceeds will go toward the Strand Theater renovation. $ donation. Free sampling/$$ per glass. You can also check out the current renovations while sampling the wine and cheese and see what the region has been talking about, a new venue for all kinds of events like this one. Come join the fun and see a treasure come to life while sampling the fruits of Washington County. Municipal parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or 518-409-0691, or go to mystrandtheater.org.

‘Live at the Jazz Bar’ Winter Series, 7-10 p.m., Hall of Springs, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. As part of SPAC’s vision to extend programming beyond the traditional summer months, it announced a new “Live at the Jazz Bar” Winter Series, which will kick off 2018 with three free evenings dedicated to Latin, swing and ballroom music and dancing. The first event, from 7 to 10 p.m. Feb. 8, is “Latin Night” and will feature salsa dance lessons from Diane Lachtrupp and Johnny Martinez, co-directors of Tango Fusion Dance Company, and live music from Alta Havana. A cash bar from Mazzone Hospitality will also be available. Reservations for these free events are recommended; visit spac.org for details. The “Live at the Jazz Bar” series began in 2017, revitalizing a unique space that’s evocative of the jazz era that was flourishing when the Hall of Springs was built. “Live at the Jazz Bar” features live music by acclaimed regional and New York City-based ensembles and is part of an effort to provide year-round programming at SPAC while also creating a dedicated space for social dancers and music connoisseurs. Additional “Jazz Bar” events include Swing Night with Annie and the Hedonists (3/8); and Ballroom Night with Golfstrom with Peter Davis (4/12).

for the kids

Tours for Tots, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. A morning program for guardians and children ages 3 to 5. Explore the museum’s permanent collection or exhibitions with age-appropriate gallery and art-making activities introducing young children to big ideas in art. Different topics are explored each week by use of art materials, books and play. Donation suggested.

Family Storytime, 10:30-11 a.m., Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main St., Hudson Falls. A variety of books, songs and finger plays for you to share with your children. Infant to 7 years old with a parent or caregiver. Every Thursday, 10:30 to 11 a.m. No registration required.

Explorers Club Jr., 6:30-7:30 p.m., Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, art and math for kids. For kids in grades 1 through 3, meets the second Thursday of the month. Registration is required, so be sure to register online at www.crandalllibrary.org.

Friday

exhibit

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

North Country Arts Presents Students of SUNY Adirondack Art Exhibition at 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts will host an art exhibition featuring the graphic design work and photography of the students of SUNY Adirondack through Feb. 9 at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall in Glens Falls. 2nd Floor Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

North Country Arts Presents ‘$99’ Art Exhibition at NCA at the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. The public is invited to stop by North Country Arts’ NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery in Glens Falls to view their “$99” art exhibition, which runs through Friday, Feb. 9. All works are for sale and will be priced at under $100. This is a terrific opportunity to purchase original artwork created by local and regional artists. Regular gallery hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Docent tours, 1-3 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. Free docent tours are offered at 1 and 2 p.m. every Friday and Saturday. Please call the museum at 518-792-1761 to check availability.

music

Sheen, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Sheen is a trio from Glens Falls, an original roots-rock band consisting of Mike Packard, Scott Smith and Dave Harris. Each has 25 plus years’ experience in the music industry playing in cover bands, original bands and touring both regionally and nationally. They have appeared at LARAC, Take-A-Bite Glens Falls, The MOVE Music Festival in Albany and at numerous clubs around the Northeast. In the 1990s, they played together in the popular upstate New York band Ultra Sheen. In 2009, they decided to get back together with the goal of forming an all acoustic, yet dark and edgy band. $10 general admission. Tickets available at the door. Municipal parking available. For more information and reservations, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org for information.

social

Chili Dinner, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Join us for our annual Chili Dinner. It is $7 and we will have a local beekeeper, Gregory Stoddard, as our guest speaker this year. This year it will be at a new location, Gansevoort Volunteer Fire Department, with better parking.

Saturday

exhibit

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Docent tours, 1-3 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. Free docent tours are offered at 1 and 2 p.m. every Friday and Saturday. Please call the museum at 518-792-1761 to check availability.

music

Deja Vu Jazz, Swing Jazz Combo, 3-6 p.m., SPoT Coffee, 221 Glen St., Glens Falls. Performing the music of Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and many others from the Golden Era of New York Jazz from 1935 to 1960. Featuring vocalist Bea Roman, Lew Petteys on tenor sax, and Neil Giammatteo on trumpet and flugelhorn.

Vocal Students of Stephanie Schnieder, 1-3 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Join us as we welcome Vocal Students of Stephanie Schnieder. $8 general admission, $6 seniors and students. Tickets available at the door. Municipal parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org.

CenterFest, 3-5 p.m., Washington Center, 4573 state Route 40, Argyle. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 3 p.m. Feb. 10, there will be a karaoke sing-along with Liz Conant. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

social

Cupid for a Cause 2018!, 5-10 p.m., Tower Event Center, 333 Glen St., Ninth Floor, Glens Falls. Join us for our sixth annual Cupid for a Cause. Bring your date for a Valentine’s dinner and dance (or come solo or with your BFF). Advanced tickets are on sale now for $30 per person (pre-event), or will be $35 at the door. Age 18 and older. Limited tickets available. For advance tickets, go to www.lendingheartsandhands.org/product-page/cupid-for-a-cause-dinner-and-dance. At 5 p.m., there will be a cocktail hour, cheese and crackers, crudite and a chance to peruse the auction. At 6 p.m., dinner will be served: plated salad, with rolls and accompaniments served table-side. Menu choice of three entrees (seafood, chicken or beef). Dress: Black and/or red (casual, formal or off-the-wall bizarre — just limit it to those two colors). Entertainment by Martin Entertainment. A mini photo studio will be set up for photographs by Tina Bapp Photography. Games, prizes, lip syncing, surprises and more. Door prizes, raffles, auctions. When you arrive at the event, you will be given the opportunity to purchase a sheet of 25 Chinese auction tickets which will include a chance to win a door prize. The 25 tickets should be deposited into the containers provided with various items up for raffle (i.e., basket of wine, gift certificates, etc.). The first sheet of 25 tickets is $5, each additional sheet is only $2 (each additional sheet increases your odds for winning a door prize). Silent auction: Packages have been put together that contain donated items from various merchants. Auction sheets will be on display for all of the assembled packages, with an opportunity for all attendees to bid on. A starting bid will appear on each package, at a significantly reduced value for each package. Whoever has the highest bid wins.

Valentine Cabaret, 6:30-9:30 p.m., McManus Hall, next to the Church of St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s, 11 Wall St., Hudson Falls. Come join us for an evening of entertainment, refreshments and fun. There will be six musicians performing, including Jonathan Newell, Phil Moore, Chelsea Rivers and Cole Schilling. Tickets are $10 at the door. All proceeds benefit the building restoration fund for the Church of St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s.

Harrisena Dinner and a Movie Night, 6-8:30 p.m., Harrisena Community Church, 1616 Ridge Road, Queensbury. Come and join us for a homemade Family-Style Turkey Dinner with all the fixings from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by a screening of the professionally produced movie “Harnessing Nature — Building the Great Sacandaga,” by Pepe Productions, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., with freshly popped popcorn. Learn the real story behind the Great Sacandaga.

2nd Saturday Dance, 7-10 p.m., Temple Beth-El, 3 Marion Ave., Glens Falls. This dance celebrates the 16th anniversary of the USA Dance Adirondack Chapter No. 3035. The dance features a free rumba lesson taught by Hershell Allen from 7 to 8 p.m. Open social dancing follows from 8 to 10 p.m. with music by DJ Joey Martinez. He is the son of Diane and Johnny Martinez of the Tango Fusion Dance Company. Joey will play music for East and West Coast swing, tango, cha-cha, rumba, waltz, foxtrot, merengue, salsa, samba, hustle and more. Singles are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Bottled water is available.

Wings Falls Quilt Guild Community Service, 8:15 a.m.-2 p.m., Wings Falls Quilters Guild, United Methodist Church, 15 Maplewood Parkway, South Glens Falls. Coffee time begins at 8:15 a.m., followed by a business meeting at 9:15 a.m. After the meeting, members will participate in a workshop to make pillowcases for foster children and mentally disabled children, as well as community service quilts and items for local nursing homes, hospitals and individuals going through tough times. Please bring sewing machines and supplies. Also, bring your lunch. During the business meeting, plans for the 2019 Quilt Show to be held May 4-5, 2019 will be discussed. New members are welcome. For more information, call Membership Chair Debra Williams at 518-812-6395.

Locavore Weekend at Adirondack Winery, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Adirondack Winery, 285 Canada St., Lake George. Continues from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Drink local and eat local at our Lake George Tasting Room. Stop in for a wine tasting and try some of our favorite locally made food products during Lake George Winter Carnival. All weekend long, there will be 10 percent off all local food products. In collaboration with KRU Coffee of Saratoga, try our very special coffee that is brewed from coffee beans soaked in our Pinot Gris and then roasted to perfection ($3 per cup, 50 percent from every cup sold goes back to Winter Carnival). Ask about our $200 value raffle basket benefiting Buddy Bear Blankets and Warren-Hamilton Counties Community Action. Included in the basket are seven bottles of wines, local artisan foods, two premium wines glasses and fun wine-related accessories. To purchase a raffle ticket, ask our tasting room associate.

workshop

Drop In and Draw, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Hyde’s art educators offer drawing class, focusing on key aspects of art and design. On the fourth Saturday of the month, the session is offered in the Art Studio, exploring other medium. Free with paid museum admission.

Yoga at The River Street Plaza, 8:30-9:30 a.m., The River Street Plaza, 89 River St., Warrensburg. Join us for some mindful movement with an hour-long Hatha-style yoga class, great for all levels. Every Saturday morning at 8:30 a.m.

for the kids

Family Art Time: Dragon Puppets, 11 a.m.-noon, Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main St., Hudson Falls. Who ever said dragons weren’t real? Stop by to create fire-breathing dragons. Don’t worry — these dragons are friendly.

Wondertime!, 9:45-10:30 a.m., Crandall Public Library, Children’s Department, 250 Glen St., Glens Falls. Wondertime! meets from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays. Program includes learning stations, movement activities, books, music and more. For walking infants up to 24 months and their caregivers. No siblings, please. Registration required; stop by Crandall Library’s Children’s Desk to sign up or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Baby Lap Time, 11-11:20 a.m., Crandall Public Library, Children’s Department, 250 Glen St., Glens Falls. Saturday morning sessions of Baby Lap Time meet from 11 to 11:20 a.m. The program includes music, songs, sharing interactive rhymes, simple board books and more. For infants who are not yet walking and their caregivers. No siblings, please. Registration is required; sign up at Crandall Public Library’s Children’s Desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Chocolate: Its History to Hands-On!, 2-3:45 p.m., Children’s Department of Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. This program is new. Tweens, ages 9 to 14 years old, will learn a little about chocolate — where it comes from, how it’s made, it’s connection to Valentine’s Day; and then the tweens will make a chocolate treat. Free. Space is limited; registration is required. Please sign up for either the 2 to 2:45 p.m. or 3 to 3:45 p.m. session at the Children’s Desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4, to register.

outdoors

Mud Pond Hike, 1-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This hike is a pretty flat hike. We will start off on the nature trail and head out to Mud Pond. There, we will see some beaver lodges and maybe some other fun wildlife. This hike is fairly easy, at about 2.5 miles round-trip. Reservations are necessary with 24 hours’ advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511. Fees apply.

Sunday

exhibit

Second Sunday and STEAM, noon-5 p.m.,The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. On the Second Sunday of every month, admission to The Hyde Collection is free. The day also includes STEAM, a drop-in art project for children from 1 to 4 p.m. in which the museum’s art educators help participants explore engineering, math, science and technology through art.

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

music

Whiskey River — Classic Country, 3-5 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Whiskey River plays the sweet sounds of country music by artists like Alan Jackson, Merle Haggard, Dwight Yoakam, Hank Williams, George Jones, Brooks & Dunn, Willie and Elvis — all your favorite country hits. Wear your cowboy hat and boots for a night of great country music. $10 general admission, $8 seniors and students. Tickets available at the door. Municipal parking available. For more information and reservations, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org for more information.

CenterFest, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Washington Center, 4573 state Route 40, Argyle. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 10:30 a.m. Feb. 11, there will be gospel bluegrass with Hallelujah Boys. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

workshop

Detox and Retox: Yoga at the Adirondack Pub and Brewery, 11 a.m.-noon, The Adirondack Pub and Brewery, 33 Canada St., Lake George. Combine your passion for mindful movement and great craft beer. $12 includes an hour-long yoga session, beer tasting and a free pint in the pub. Select Sundays at 11 a.m. Upcoming classes: Feb. 18, March 4, March 18.

Monday

exhibit

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

outdoors

Friends Meeting, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. The Friends of Moreau Lake State Park is a nonprofit 501©(3) organization dedicated to the support and promotion of environmental education programs and other activities at Moreau Lake State Park. Come to one of our monthly meetings where we will discuss our next event. New members are always welcome.

Turkey Path Hike, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This moderate hike is about 2-plus miles scaling halfway up the Palmertown mountain range. This is a steady incline for about half a mile on the Turkey Trail. Learn from the park educator how this trail got its name. Reservations are required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; call 518-793-0511. Fees apply.

Tuesday

exhibit

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

music

CenterFest, 10 a.m.-noon, Glens Falls Center, 152 Sherman Ave., Glen Falls. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 10 a.m. Feb. 13, Corinth Jazz Ensemble will perform. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

CenterFest, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Slate Valley Center, 10421 state Route 40, Granville. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 2:30 p.m. Feb. 13, Al and Kathy Bain will perform. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

Chorale Resumes Rehearsals, 7-9 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1045 Wicker St., Ticonderoga. The Champlain Valley Chorale announces resumption of rehearsals for its upcoming spring concerts. Weekly rehearsals are scheduled for each Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist Church beginning Feb. 6 and continuing until the concert presentations. New singers in all sections are welcomed, and no audition is necessary. For more information, please contact Bob Elling at 585-2173.

social

Valentine Sweets Luncheon, noon-2 p.m., Longfellows Inn and Restaurant, 500 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs. All women are invited to attend. Cost is $15 inclusive. Our special feature will be students from BOCES presenting the culinary art of making sweets. Our speaker, Ginny Turner, will share her special story. Reservations are required by Feb. 8. Please call Ellie at 584-3779. No membership or dues required. Presented by Saratoga Christian Women’s Club.

workshop

Yoga at Tannery Pond Community Center, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Tannery Pond Community Center, 228 Main St., North Creek. Join us for some mindful movement with an hour-long Hatha-style yoga class, suitable for all levels. We meet on the ground floor. Please use the back side entrance, located down the driveway to the right of the building.

for the kids

Preschool Art Time, 11-11:45 a.m., Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Join us for Preschool Art Time on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Children ages 3 to 5 will enjoy open-ended art activities each week. Free, but sign-up is required. To sign up, call the Children’s Department at 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Wednesday

exhibit

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Free Admission for Seniors, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. Every Wednesday, The Hyde Collection offers free admission for visitors ages 60 and older. Come see the beauty of historic Hyde House and its exquisite furnishings and decorative arts, the museum’s world-class art collection and changing exhibitions in five galleries — all free of charge.

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

music

CenterFest, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Washington Center, 4573 state Route 40, Argyle. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 1:30 p.m. Feb. 14, celebrate Valentine’s Day with Peter McKee. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

social

Storytelling Open Mic in Saratoga, 7-9 p.m., Woodlawn Commons, 156 Lawrence St., Saratoga Springs. Come listen to a fine evening of stories, or sign up to tell a story of your own: new storytellers are always welcome. Stories should be about 10 minutes long and told, not read.

for the kids

Preschool Art Time, 11-11:45 a.m., Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Join us for Preschool Art Time on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Children ages 3 to 5 will enjoy open-ended art activities each week. Free, but sign-up is required. To sign up, call the Children’s Department at 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

workshop

Beginning Hebrew Class, 8-9 p.m., Shaaray Tefila Center for Jewish Life, 68 Bay St., Glens Falls. Small class tailored to your needs in Hebrew reading and conversation. Learn the language of the Bible, Jewish religion and modern Israel. Fun conversation, learning and some noshes.

outdoors

Snakes and Turtles, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Join a park educator as we learn about a few of our snake and turtle friends we take care of in our nature center. Learn what our fellow friends like to do and eat and come see why you shouldn’t fear our often-misunderstood snakes. You will also learn which ones call Moreau Lake State Park home. Program fees apply.

Thursday

exhibit

Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. This exhibition examines how Alphonse Mucha exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art. His work helped shape the aesthetics of French art at the turn of the 20th century and formed the cornerstone of the international Art Nouveau movement. This exhibition is a selection from the Dhawan Collection and was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions in Los Angeles. The exhibition runs through March 18. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Postwar & Contemporary Art, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. The Feibes & Schmitt Gallery has been dedicated to The Hyde’s growing modern and contemporary art collection. The gallery is now featuring a selection of postwar and contemporary works by artists such as Josef Albers, Jean (Hans) Arp, Julio Le Parc, Max Ernst, Adolph Gottlieb, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg and more. Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.hydecollection.org; 518-792-1761.

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. A retrospective exhibition including Eugene Fairbanks’ early career, throughout the years, and his most recent works. Fairbanks (1935-2017) resided in Granville, where he was inspired by the beauty and natural forms and landscapes that surrounded him. Gallery & Gift Shop open to the public. Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, extended until 6 p.m. on Thursdays. Show open until Feb. 16.

music

CenterFest, 2-4 p.m., Glens Falls Center, 152 Sherman Ave., Glens Falls. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 2 p.m. Feb. 15, Peter Burell will perform. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

CenterFest, 2-5:15 p.m., Warren Center, 42 Gurney Lane, Queensbury. Centers Health Care presents CenterFest, a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region, spanning jazz, blues, gospel, bluegrass, folk and old-time country music. At 2 p.m. Feb. 15, Ray Fishback will perform, followed by Queensbury Jazz Ensemble at 3:30 p.m. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

for the kids

Family Storytime, 10:30-11 a.m., Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main St., Hudson Falls. A variety of books, songs and finger plays for you to share with your children. Infant to 7 years old with a parent or caregiver. Every Thursday, 10:30 to 11 a.m. No registration required.

Explorers Club, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, art and math for kids. For kids in grades 4 through 7, meets the third Thursday of the month. Registration is required, so be sure to register online at www.crandalllibrary.org.

outdoors

Kneehigh Naturalist, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This class is intended for children ages 1 through 6 and their parents/guardians along with any siblings. We will read a short story or two based on the outdoors and then go for a short hike hoping to see some cool wildlife. Registration is necessary with 24 hours’ advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511. Please stop at the office first to pay for the event. Each child costs $1.

Bark Up a Tree, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Come walk your leashed and friendly dog on this easy 2- to 3-mile hike. We will start at the office. Trail subject to change according to weather and trail conditions. Please call 518-793-0511 to reserve your spot 24 hours in advance. Program fees apply.

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