Thursday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery Opens ‘View Point’ Art Exhibition, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery is pleased to present their first exhibition of the Autumn season, “View Point,” which will run until Saturday, Nov. 4. The exhibit features work in all media created by local and regional artists. NCA at the Shirt Factory is located in Suite 114 of Glens Falls’ historic Shirt Factory building (enter at 71 Lawrence St.). NCA at the Shirt Factory is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. There will be an art party in their honor from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2 Whitings, 2 to 5 p.m., Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 120, Glens Falls. Robert Whiting and Susan Bayard Whiting are pleased to announce their exhibit at the Shirt Factory Gallery at 71 Lawrence St., Studio 120 in Glens Falls. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. The exhibit will remain open until Oct. 14. Both artists are elected members of the American Artists Professional League and have participated in the Leagues Grand National Exhibitions since 2013. Susan is also a member of Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists and the American Impressionist Society. Both have exhibited extensively locally and have an exhibit scheduled for January in Vero Beach, Florida. More information is available on their website and on their Facebook page.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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.

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 fingerplays 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.

outdoors

Hawk Road Trail Maintenance, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Join a park naturalist as we head over to the stonewall run trail and do trail work. Gary will be chainsawing down trees while everyone else will be helping move limbs and brush off the trail. Reservations are required and spots are limited; please call the park office at 518-793-0511 to reserve yours.

Friday

EXHIBIT

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery Opens ‘View Point’ Art Exhibition, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery is pleased to present their first exhibition of the Autumn season, “View Point,” which will run until Saturday, Nov. 4. The exhibit features work in all media created by local and regional artists. NCA at the Shirt Factory is located in Suite 114 of Glens Falls’ historic Shirt Factory building (enter at 71 Lawrence St.). NCA at the Shirt Factory is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. There will be an art party in their honor from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2 Whitings, 2 to 5 p.m., Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 120, Glens Falls. Robert Whiting and Susan Bayard Whiting are pleased to announce their exhibit at the Shirt Factory Gallery at 71 Lawrence St., Studio 120 in Glens Falls. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. The exhibit will remain open until Oct. 14. Both artists are elected members of the American Artists Professional League and have participated in the Leagues Grand National Exhibitions since 2013. Susan is also a member of Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists and the American Impressionist Society. Both have exhibited extensively locally and have an exhibit scheduled for January in Vero Beach, Florida. More information is available on their website and on their Facebook page.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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.

Opening Reception for Impressions of Nature: Linoleum Block Prints by Diane Castle Babcock, 5-7 p.m., The Widlund Gallery at Tannery Pond Center, 228 Main St., North Creek. The public is welcome to attend this opening reception with refreshments. Works will be on display through Oct. 30. Meet the artist and observe a printing demo at 6 p.m.

music

Hasty Page, John and Amy, and Added Color, 7-9 p.m., Hudson River Music Hall, 10 Maple St., Hudson Falls. An amazing night of original music featuring John and Amy (Alyssa and Gregory Verheyn), Added Color of Brooklyn and Hasty Page of Queensbury. Also in the black box theater will be local vendors, Irish Hippie Girl and The Stone Stash: A Collective Collaboration. A night you won’t want to miss. $10 general admission, $8 seniors, $5 students. Tickets available at the door. Onsite parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to www.hudsonrivermusichall.org.

fundraiser

Washington Center’s Magic Show Fundraiser, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Washington Center, 4573 state Route 40, Argyle. Washington Center is organizing a Magic Show Fundraiser with Vinnie Mark, and all proceeds will be going to the Upstate Model Railroaders. A hysterical performance of magical comedy by Mark accompanies a remarkable display of model railroading. Entry is free and donations to the Upstate Model Railroaders are highly encouraged.

outdoors

Fishing Trip, 9 a.m.-noon, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Learn from the best and sign up to fish with Gary. Gary has been fishing his whole life and wants to pass on some special knowledge. He knows every inch of Moreau Lake and, if you are lucky, he’ll share some fishing hot spots. Only two seats are available in his boat for these special adventures. Please call 518-793-0511 to reserve one.

Spring Overlook Hike, 1-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This short, moderate hike has a few steep sections, which will take participants to the top of the Palmertown range. This overlook presents spectacular views of the Luzerne Mountains and the Hudson River. Bring a snack, water and a lunch to enjoy at the overlook. Reservations are required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; call 518-793-0511.

Saturday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery Opens ‘View Point’ Art Exhibition, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery is pleased to present their first exhibition of the Autumn season, “View Point,” which will run until Saturday, Nov. 4. The exhibit features work in all media created by local and regional artists. NCA at the Shirt Factory is located in Suite 114 of Glens Falls’ historic Shirt Factory building (enter at 71 Lawrence St.). NCA at the Shirt Factory is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

2 Whitings, 2 to 5 p.m., Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 120, Glens Falls. Robert Whiting and Susan Bayard Whiting are pleased to announce their exhibit at the Shirt Factory Gallery at 71 Lawrence St., Studio 120 in Glens Falls. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. The exhibit will remain open until Oct. 14. Both artists are elected members of the American Artists Professional League and have participated in the Leagues Grand National Exhibitions since 2013. Susan is also a member of Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists and the American Impressionist Society. Both have exhibited extensively locally and have an exhibit scheduled for January in Vero Beach, Florida. More information is available on their website and on their Facebook page.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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

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, Dennis Maher/Lew Petteys on reeds, and Neil Giammatteo on trumpet and flugelhorn.

social

2nd Saturday Dance, 7-10 p.m., Temple Beth-El, 3 Marion Ave., Glens Falls. This dance begins with a free rumba lesson taught by dance instructors Hershell Allen and Wendy Hill from 7 to 8 p.m. Open social, ballroom dancing follows from 8 to 10 p.m. DJ Johnny Martinez of Tango Fusion will play dance music for East and West Coast swing, hustle, samba, salsa, cha-cha, rumba, foxtrot, waltz, tango and more. Light refreshments are served and bottled water is available for $1. Singles are welcome.

Flea Market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., South Granville Congregational Church, 7179 state Route 149, Granville. Vendors and crafters, bake sale, food and refreshments, maple products and 50/50 cash raffles. For more information, call 518-642-1274 or email gcc.rte149@gmail.com.

Kids’ Exchange Consignment Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Chase Sports Complex, 22 Hudson Falls Road, South Glens Falls. This shopping blockbuster features over 20,000 new and gently used items, including kids’ clothing in sizes 0 to 16; toys and games; books; DVDs and gaming; play kitchens and train tables; sports gear; room decor; cribs and strollers; baby gear and furniture; winter outerwear; costumes and lots more! Half-price sale runs from 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission and free children’s activities. The sale is cash only. Visit www.exchangesale.org for all sale information. Sale proceeds benefit nonprofit causes.

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.

for the kids

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 Public 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 resume. 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 required; sign up at Crandall Public Library’s Childrens’ Desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Family Art Time: Bubble Art, 11 a.m.-noon, Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main St., Hudson Falls. Come discover how you can paint with bubbles.

outdoors

Fish Filleting, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Have you ever wondered how to perfectly filet a freshly caught fish? Come and have a lesson from the park naturalist, who has mastered the skill. No reservation necessary. This event is free.

Sunday

exhibit

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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

Music from Salem Fall Concert at Hubbard Hall, 4-6 p.m., Hubbard Hall, 23 E. Main St., Cambridge. Music from Salem presents a fall chamber music concert. The suggested ticket price is $25, but Music from Salem (MfS) welcomes all under its “pay what you can” policy. Tickets are available at the door. Tickets may also be purchased in advance at hubbardhall.org/class-registrations-and-event-ticketing. For its special fall concert, Music from Salem is presenting a program of several short, romantic pieces and movements. Featured composers will include Bach, Lachner, Vieuxtemps, Ysaye and Reger. The pieces are solos, duos and trios for violin, viola and piano. Performing are violinist Markus Placci, praised for having “magnificent personality, superb energy, total command and an extremely convincing taste” by La Libre Belgique; violist Lila Brown, MfS artistic director; and pianist and MfS Consulting Director Judith Gordon, who received an Outstanding Alumni Award from New England Conservatory of Music in 2009. For information, contact info@musicfromsalem.org or 518-232-2347. In 2017, MfS programs have taken place in Cambridge, Greenwich and Salem.

Monday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

workshop

Pushing the Limits, Part 2, 6-8 p.m., Indian Lake Theater, 13 W. Main St., Indian Lake. Pushing the Limits, Part 2: A Reading, Viewing, Discussion Salon on Climate Change. Become a weather spotter. The Indian Lake Library presents the second book discussion, “Pushing the Limits.” We will talk about climate and water rights with the book “The Water Knife” by Paolo Bacigalupi. As an added bonus, our National Weather Service meteorologist will be providing weather spotter training. The book is available at the library.

Tuesday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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.

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.

Evening Preschool Storytime, 6:30-7 p.m., Crandall Public Library Children’s Department, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Songs, fingerplays, puppets, stories and more for children 3 to 5 years old, with a parent or caregiver. No sign-up required. Free. For more information, please call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

outdoors

Turtle Talk, 2-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Harrelson and Daryl are our two resident terrestrial turtles that we care for here at the park. Come and spend some time learning about their habits, habitat, diet and what life would look like in the wild. Afterwards, we will take a little walk with them on the beach. Reservations are required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; call 518-793-0511.

Wednesday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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.

social

‘The Walking Dead’ Trivia Night, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Crandall Public Library Community Room, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Just in time for the Season 8 premiere. Bring your team (up to five adults) and join us for a night of fun and prizes. Refreshments will be available and costumes are welcome. Only one person per team needs to register. Register online (indicate how many people will be on your team in the “notes” spot), at the Park Entrance Reference Desk or by calling us at 518-792-6508, ext. 3.

Upstate Model Railroaders club weekly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Chase Sports Complex, 22 Hudson Falls Ave., South Glens Falls. This is the weekly meeting of the Upstate Model Railroaders club.

workshop

Applications of Art: Color II, 6:30-8:30 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. Join museum educator Jenny Hutchinson for the next phase of our oil painting and color theory class. Perfect for teens or individuals with some beginning painting experience and basic knowledge of techniques, or for artists looking to learn more about oil paint. By the end of three sessions, students will complete their own colorful masterpiece.

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.

Supporting Our Children’s Mental Health, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Harrison Avenue Elementary School, 76 Harrison Ave., Moreau. A discussion about supporting children’s mental health services available in our schools and community.

Open Forge Night with Steve Gurzler, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Adirondack Folk School, 51 Main St., Lake Luzerne. Open forge nights are back by popular demand. Get an introduction to the art of blacksmithing by visiting Adirondack Folk School on any of our open forge nights for an amazing demonstration by expert smith Steve Gurzler. Observing the demonstration is free and open to the public. For those who want to try their hand at blacksmithing and forge an item at open forge, there is a $20 fee to cover the cost of materials, and safety precautions must be followed — including hard shoes with no open toes, long pants, goggles (supplied) and gloves (supplied).

for the kids

Crandall’s Kid/Parent Book Group, 6-7 p.m., Children’s Department of Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Attention fifth- and sixth-graders: If you enjoy reading, grab a parent and attend one of the kid/parent book club meetings. The following books will be discussed this fall: “From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler,” by E. L. Konigsburg, on Wednesday, Oct. 18; and “The Cay,” by Theodore Taylor, on Wednesday, Nov. 29. If interested, please sign up at the Children’s Desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4. Meetings are held in Crandall Public Library’s Children’s Activity Room. Snacks are provided.

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 signup is required. To sign up, call the Children’s Department at 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Thursday

exhibit

North Country Arts’ ‘Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio’ Art Exhibition Continues at Crandall Public Library, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friends of the Crandall Public Library Gallery, 251 Glen St., 2nd Floor, Glens Falls. There is still time to view the artwork that accompanied the “Last Call: A Collaborative Oratorio” performance at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The artwork that accompanied the theatrical performance by Paul Pines and Catherine Reid will be on view for the month of October at The Friends Gallery of the Crandall Public Library on Glen Street (2nd Floor). The gallery is open during regular library hours. Check crandalllibrary.org/about/about-hourslocation.php for hours of operation.

North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery Opens ‘View Point’ Art Exhibition, 1-5 p.m., NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls. North Country Arts NCA at the Shirt Factory Gallery is pleased to present their first exhibition of the Autumn season, “View Point,” which will run until Saturday, Nov. 4. The exhibit features work in all media created by local and regional artists. NCA at the Shirt Factory is located in Suite 114 of Glens Falls’ historic Shirt Factory building (enter at 71 Lawrence St.). NCA at the Shirt Factory is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

North Country Arts 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall Opens October Art Exhibit, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls. North Country Arts presents their October art exhibit at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall through Friday, Oct. 27. October’s artists will be mixed water media artist Betty O’Brien and watercolorist Darlene VanSickle. 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To Distribute and Multiply: The Feibes & Schmitt Gift, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. With this inaugural exhibition in the new Feibes & Schmitt Gallery, The Hyde Collection establishes itself as a major museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in upstate New York. The exhibition includes around 40 works by such iconic artists as Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Louise Nevelson, Bridget Riley and Andy Warhol. 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.

social

LARAC Annual Show & Share Potluck Dinner, 6-8 p.m., LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. Artists are encouraged to bring their art to share and a dish to pass, though artwork is not required to attend. This is a great opportunity for artists to receive feedback, share ideas and enjoy the company of other art lovers. RSVP preferred — call 518-798-1144, ext. 2. Free and open to the public.

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 fingerplays 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.

workshop

Long-Term Care and Medicaid Planning, 5:30-7 p.m., Warrensburg Richards Library, 36 Elm St., Warrensburg. Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Ain’t: Making Sense of Legal Issues. Mike Dizek, esq., will be sharing best practices in preparing for future long-term home care needs. This series of informational seminars about legal issues is being offered in Washington and Warren counties on a monthly basis. The sessions are free and open to the public. For more information, contact James Swanson at 518-792-3537 or JamesS@SAILHelps.org for more information.

outdoors

Kneehigh Naturalists, 1-2 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Due to a field trip, this class will be at 1 p.m. This class is intended for children ages 1 to 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, then we will head down to the nature center.

Moreau Kayak Trip, 1-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Enjoy this warm weather and learn kayaking with us! This wonderful paddle is a great way to learn a new fun way to spend time outside. The park naturalist will lead this beginner’s paddle around the lake, pointing out wonderful sights that are more enjoyable from an up-close perspective given by a kayak. Reservations are required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511.

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