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.

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. 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.

music

Moonlit Melodies: A Night of Broadway, 7 p.m., Hubbard Hall Center for the Arts and Education, 25 E. Main St., Cambridge. The Hubbard Hall Youth Chorale, along with the Cambridge Central School Drama Club, have prepared a cabaret concert singing Broadway medleys and modern Tony Award-winning hits on Friday and Saturday. With exciting group numbers and beautiful solos from our local talent, this must-see performance includes songs from “42nd Street,” “Waitress,” “The Wedding Singer,” “Aladdin,” “Anything Goes,” “My Fair Lady,” “South Pacific” and more. Tickets are $10 general admission, $5 for students, and are available online at hubbardhall.org, by calling the box office at 518-677-2495 or at the door. The Hubbard Hall Youth Chorale is a free program offered to students ages 13 to 18 from the Capital Region, Washington County and Vermont.

Hungry Jack's Halloween Show, 7-10 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Join us for this Halloween-themed show with Hungry Jack and Brutality Records artists The Broken and, from New Hampshire, Jonee Earthquake Band. Hungry Jack is celebrating its 20th year. If The Muppets, Black Sabbath, Monty Python and Zappa had a six-headed baby in a car wreck, that's HJ. Jonee Earthquake is a "punk buccaneer" with an "affinity for swashbuckler chic," wrote Barry Thompson in The Phoenix Boston in November 2008. The Broken's "Shattered To Pieces" takes you on a roller-coaster of emotions, leaving you drained and begging for more. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., show time is at 7 p.m. $7 general admission, $5 if in costume or if bringing a canned food donation for Doreen's Soup Kitchen of Hudson Falls. Tickets available at the door. Onsite parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org.

Saturday

exhibit

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.

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.

Moonlit Melodies: A Night of Broadway, 7 p.m., Hubbard Hall Center for the Arts and Education, 25 E. Main St., Cambridge. The Hubbard Hall Youth Chorale, along with the Cambridge Central School Drama Club, have prepared a cabaret concert singing Broadway medleys and modern Tony Award-winning hits on Friday and Saturday. With exciting group numbers and beautiful solos from our local talent, this must-see performance includes songs from “42nd Street,” “Waitress,” “The Wedding Singer,” “Aladdin,” “Anything Goes,” “My Fair Lady,” “South Pacific” and more. Tickets are $10 general admission, $5 for students, and are available online at hubbardhall.org, by calling the box office at 518-677-2495 or at the door. The Hubbard Hall Youth Chorale is a free program offered to students ages 13 to 18 from the Capital Region, Washington County and Vermont.

social

Tailgate Treasures Garage Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Adirondack Folk School, 51 Main St., Lake Luzerne. The Adirondack Folk School will be holding a fun parking lot event. This is a "bring-your-own garage sale" called Tailgate Treasures. Just call the school to register, and then pack your car with anything you'd like to sell. Each spot in our parking lot goes for $10 and the day's sale will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. You may display your goods on a folding table or in your opened trunk. The money from everything you sell is yours. At 3 p.m., just close your trunk and go, taking all unsold items with you. It will be fun to see the variety of treasures with multiple participants in one place. Please call the school at 518-696-2400 to register. You may pay the $10 fee by credit card or by mailing a check made out to Adirondack Folk School to P.O. Box 2, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846. Come and browse, bargain and perhaps find a treasure of your own.

Highland Quilt Guild, 8:45-11:30 a.m., Argyle Methodist Church, Sheridan Avenue, Argyle. The Highland Quilt Guild will meet Saturday. An in-house fabric tag sale begins at 8:45 a.m., followed by coffee time at 9 a.m. and a business meeting at 9:30 a.m. Remaining tag sale items will also be offered following the business meeting. Please bring name tag, coffee mug and show-and-tell items. For more information, call 518-686-4508.

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.

No Excuses! Writing and Selling Your Book, 1-5 p.m., SUNY Adirondack, 640 Bay Road, Queensbury. This is a course for aspiring authors interested in writing and selling books. Instructor Pauline Bartel will discuss the step-by-step process of transforming an idea into a published book, including creating a book proposal, finding agents and publishers and guiding a book to publishing success.

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 792-6508, ext. 4.

Baby Lap Time, 11-11:20 a.m., Crandall Public Library, Children's Department, 250 Glen St., Glens Falls. 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 Children's Desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Sunday

exhibit

ArtSpace — 'Soundscapes,' 1-3 p.m., Hudson River Music Hall, 10 Maple St., Hudson Falls. ArtSpace is excited to announce its next art exhibit, "Soundscapes." The show features several local artists: Camille West-Wodicka, Justin Wodicka, Jackie Callahan, Bianca Martin and Neal Herr. In addition to being incredible artists, each artist is also a very talented songwriter and/or singer, so the reception will include performances by some of the artists as well as gallery talks, food and, of course, the art. Not to be missed. Admission is by donation. Onsite parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to www.hudsonrivermusichall.org.

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

Last Mark Needham Memorial Concert, 3-6 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. At the Strand Theater, there will be one last birthday memorial concert given in honor of Mark Needham. This is a benefit for the American Heart Association, the Mark Needham Memorial Scholarship and The Strand. The bands are The John Newell Band, Kisstory (unmasked), House Of Cards, Mulligans and Failure To Adapt, with appearances by Hungry Jack and The Ruins. There will be an open mic in the cafe. Fee at the door is a donation. There will be food, a bake sale, 50/50 and basket raffles. Onsite parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org.

social

4th Sunday Dance, 6:30-8:30 p.m., The Fun Spot, Upper Glen Street, Queensbury. This venue has a large, wooden floor just perfect for practicing your dance moves. Music will be played for a variety of ballroom dances (East and West Coast swing, rumba, cha-cha, hustle, foxtrot, waltz, tango, ballroom line dance and more). Singles are welcome.

fundraiser

Brooks House of BBQ Fundraiser, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Michael's Church, 80 Saratoga Ave., South Glens Falls. It's that time of year again. Brook's BBQ will be at St. Michael's serving up complete chicken dinners on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., or until we sell out. You need to get tickets in advance, as we will only be selling 450 meals — half BBQ chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll, dessert and drink for $14 each dinner. Tickets will be sold at St. Michael's Rectory from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays, and after each weekend Mass. For more information, please call 518-792-5859.

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.

outdoors

Hemlock Hike, 1-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This hike will be focused on talking about the Hemlock Wooly Adelgid. Learn what it is and how to identify it. We will hike around the nature trail as we point out Hemlock trees and talk about this invasive species. Reservations are required with 24 hours' advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511.

workshop

Prenatal Fitness, 6:30-7:30 p.m., One Wellness and Fitness, 6 Collins Drive, Queensbury. Would you want to learn exercises to stay healthy during pregnancy, prevent issues such as lower back pain and diastasis recti, how to prepare for labor and how to recover in post partum? Join us for our fall session. Six weeks, starting Oct. 23 and ending Nov. 27. Classes taught by Shannon Regner, a physical therapist who specializes in women's health. Register online, call 518-632-4944 or email shannon@innovapt.com with questions.

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 signup 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 792-6508, ext. 4.

outdoors

Red Oak Ridge Hike, 9-11 a.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Though somewhat challenging, this hike is about 2 1/2 miles round-trip. You will be climbing about halfway up the mountain range and walking through some special places our educator will point out as well as stop to enjoy. Please bring water on this hike. Registration is necessary with 24 hours' advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511.

Inclusive Nature Class, Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This is a new class being offered at Moreau Lake State Park. Our park educator is working directly with a professional with 25 years of experience in teaching at one of our local schools. This class is geared directly toward school-aged children who have IDD, are on the spectrum or have an IEP. Class will consist of a 10- to 15-minute presentation with many visual aids and then we will head out on a trail walk, which will last about 40 minutes, to continue our learning. Each class participant must have an adult with them and family members or siblings are welcome to attend. Class spaces are limited and registration is necessary. Please call Rebecca at 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

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.

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

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.

lecture

Women's Suffrage Lecture, 6-7:30 p.m., Caldwell-Lake George Library, 336 Canada St., Lake George. The Caldwell-Lake George Library will host a lecture by Adirondack author and storyteller Sandra Weber. As part of a series commemorating the centennial of the passage of the women's suffrage act in New York state, Weber will discuss her latest book, "The Women's Suffrage Statue." Drawing on diaries, letters, newspapers and historic photographs, this first-ever history of the monument explores the controversy, myths and artistry behind this neoclassical yet unconventional work of art. This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited. Please contact the library at 518-668-2528 for reservations.

'Costa Rica: Nature's Paradise,' 7-8:45 p.m., Saratoga Springs Public Library, Henry Street, Saratoga Springs. Photographer Douglas Goodell will present "Costa Rica: Nature's Paradise" as part of the monthly program of the Southern Adirondack Audubon Society. The free program starts at 7 p.m. and is open to the public. This program will highlight some of the natural wonders, diversity, beauty and contrasts of Costa Rica. This small country is a paradise for nature lovers, biologists and photographers. The Southern Adirondack Audubon Society is organizing a birding trip to Costa Rica in March 2018.

'Iceland: The Land of Fire, Light and Ice,' Town of Chester Library, Municipal Building, Chestertown. Astrophotographer and adventurer Michael Adler will take you to Iceland, through his spectacular photos from his trip in 2015, to view and discuss the geology and geography of this extraordinary island country.

outdoors

Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop, 1-4 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Come learn the "leave no trace" outdoor ethics used to conserve our wild places and leave as little of an impact in the woods as possible. This course will get people familiar with the seven "leave no trace" principles and how they can reduce their impact when they are using the outdoors. This will be a fun full-day event where we will hike along Lake Bonita and practice some of these principles. Please bring snacks and water. Reservations are required with 24 hours' advanced notice; please call 518-793-0511.

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.

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.

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