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Thursday

exhibit

Show 1: Honoring Eugene Fairbanks, 10 a.m.-6 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 ‘$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. An art party honoring the students will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, when the public will have an opportunity to chat with the artists and enjoy delicious creations by SUNY Adirondack Culinary Arts students. 2nd Floor Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

North Country Arts Hosts a Members Show at Uncommon Grounds in Saratoga Springs, Uncommon Grounds, 402 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Through Sunday, Feb. 4.

music

CenterFest, 3 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. 1, Mike LaPoint will perform. 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

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.

Winter Reading Challenge Luau, 5-7 p.m., Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. Join us for a Winter Reading Challenge Luau for all participants of the Winter Reading Challenge in the library’s Community Room. Join us for pizza, prizes, games and more. Grand prize: Six Flags Great Escape Lodge overnight stay. Raffle prizes will also be drawn that evening for two one-hour jump passes from Sky Zone of Queensbury. Sponsors are The Fun Spot, Sky Zone, Spot Coffee, Burger King, McDonald’s and the Great Escape. Please reserve your spot by registering online at www.crandalllibrary.org or by calling 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

outdoors Kneehigh Naturalists, 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.

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. An art party honoring the students will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, when the public will have an opportunity to chat with the artists and enjoy delicious creations by SUNY Adirondack Culinary Arts students. 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.

North Country Arts Hosts a Members Show at Uncommon Grounds in Saratoga Springs, Uncommon Grounds, 402 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Through Sunday, Feb. 4.

music

Music from Salem’s ‘Heart of Winter’ Party, 6-9 p.m., Plow 103 Main, 103 Main St., Greenwich. All are welcome. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at the door. Reservations can be made at 518-232-2347. The event features savory and sweet treats as well as wine and soft drinks, all included with the entrance ticket. There will be a raffle and a silent auction of gift certificates for area restaurants. Lila Brown will play a musical selection. “Heart of Winter” is a fundraiser for Music from Salem’s 32nd season, which begins with a spring concert on April 8.

Bushwack Anthony, 8-10 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Join us for An Evening with Bushwack Anthony. Bushwhack Anthony, formerly Cosmic Swine, are Dickie Ogden on drums and trash can lids, Scott Stoddart Fultz on bass and vocals, and Micah Scoville on guitars and vocals. Fultz and Ogden are former members of Cold Sweat. Scoville is a guitar virtuoso, a master of both electric and classical guitar. The songwriting styles are somewhere between Frank Zappa, Yes and Black Sabbath. Composed proggy music with embedded jams and funky metallic and groovy pieces. $10 general admission. Tickets available at the door. Municipal parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org.

workshop

Uncork & Craft: Twine Bottles, 7-9 p.m., Adirondack Winery, 285 Canada St., Lake George. Join us to sip on a wine tasting flight and snack on a light food spread as you get in touch with your creative side. At this Uncork & Craft, special guest instructor Cindy Gordon will guide you through creating four twine or yarn-wrapped wine bottles. Together, the four bottles create a fun and festive DIY decor masterpiece all your own. There will be two different wrap designs to choose from (“Home” and “Love”). Seats are limited, so reserve yours today. Ticket includes a wine tasting flight (10 wine samples), souvenir wine glass, a locally sourced cheese and cracker plate, craft supplies, guided instruction and four wrapped wine bottles.

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.

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.

North Country Arts Hosts a Members Show at Uncommon Grounds in Saratoga Springs, Uncommon Grounds, 402 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Through Sunday, Feb. 4.

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.

Buddy Holly Tribute with The Bob Bates Band, 7-9 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. The Bob Bates Band will pay tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper on the anniversary of their passing on Feb. 3, 1959. They will also pay tribute to Bob’s Grand Ole Opry partner, Charlie Louvin, and will also perform new songs by Bob Bates that have been played on WEXT. Don’t miss this exciting salute to three rock legends. $10 general admission, $8 seniors and students. Tickets available at the door. Municipal parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484 or go to mystrandtheater.org.

fundraiser

Girl Scout FlapJack Fundraiser, 8-10 a.m., Applebee’s, 255 Quaker Road, Queensbury. Girl Scout Troop 3415 will be hosting a FlapJack Fundraiser at Applebee’s Restaurant on Quaker Road in Queensbury. For $5, you get all-you-can-eat pancakes, bacon, coffee, tea or juice. The girls will be serving all the guests.

Finish the Fight — A Benefit for Scott Bennett, 4-8 p.m., Bay Meadows Golf Club, 31 Cronin Road, Queensbury. Raffle, silent auction, music, food and cash bar. Please join us at a community fundraiser for Scott Bennett (QHS ‘87), a lifelong resident and father of three who was diagnosed with colorectal cancer last year. After almost one full year of chemo and radiation, the Bennetts are getting ready to head to Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City for the surgery Scott has been waiting for since March 2017. With Scott unable to work and his wife, Kara, traveling back and forth between the children at home and the hospital five hours away, the burden is great. Let’s get together as a community and help them finish the fight.

social

Glens Falls Area Preschool Fair, 10 a.m.-noon, Crandall Public Library, 221 Glen St., Glens Falls. An opportunity to explore many local preschools in one location. This community event is hosted by the Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m., Putnam Firehouse, Firehouse Lane, Putnam Station. The Northern Washington County Trail Blazers’ annual Spaghetti Dinner. Cost is $12 for adults; $5 for kids 5 to 12; free for children 4 and younger. Menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, roll, beverage and dessert. Take-outs available. Raffles and fun. For more information, contact Randy Moore at 518-547-8410. The Northern Washington County Trail Blazers is a snowmobile club providing trails and maintenance in the towns of Putnam and Dresden.

Wine & Games Weekend at Adirondack Winery, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Adirondack Winery, 285 Canada St., Lake George. Also from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Kick off Winter Weekends at Adirondack Winery (and the first weekend of Lake George Winter Carnival) at Wine & Games Weekend. Stop in and enjoy a wine tasting and free mulled wine sample. Then try your luck at fun games like Trivia, Guess the Corks, Ring Toss, Giant Jenga, Cork-It and more. Win a game and you’ll be entered into a $50 gift certificate drawing. All weekend long, 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 is seven bottles of wines, local artisanal 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.

for the kids

Pokemon and Other Games, 11 a.m.-noon, Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main St., Hudson Falls. Bring your Pokémon cards to play and trade. If Pokémon isn’t for you, come by and play any other game you want. We will have games you can play, or you can bring your own. All ages are welcome.

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.

Saturday Morning Sit & Read with Local Author Jessica Kane, 11 a.m.-noon, LARAC, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. Local children’s author Jessica Kane will read “The Bird Who Ate The Cell Phone.” Light snacks and a craft will be available. This event is free and open to the public. Please consider donating a new children’s book to Project: Cameron’s Story.

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 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.

Fun with Welsh!, 1:30-2 p.m., Children’s Department of Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. “Fun with Welsh” is a 30-minute session to introduce 4- to 7-year-old children to the basics of the Welsh language. Program is free, but registration is required, as space is limited. Sign up now at the Children’s Desk of Crandall Public Library, or call 518-792-6508, ext. 4.

Sunday

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.

North Country Arts Hosts a Members Show at Uncommon Grounds in Saratoga Springs, Uncommon Grounds, 402 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Through Sunday, Feb. 4.

music

Miriam Enman and Sylvia Bloom, 3-5 p.m., Strand Theater, 210 Main St., Hudson Falls. Join us as we welcome Miriam Enman and Sylvia Bloom — piano and soprano — for a Sunday matinee of music at the Strand Theater. $10 general admission, $8 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, 3:15 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 3:15 p.m. Feb. 4, Two-Bit Cowboys will perform. Most events are free and open to the public. For more details, contact Helen at 518-496-5680 or HKalinkewicz@CentersHealthCare.com.

Monday

exhibit

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.

Tuesday 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.

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

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.

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.

outdoors

Lake Bonita Hike, 1-3:30 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. This fairly flat hike with a couple ups and downs travels around the new property over at Lake Bonita. This hike is about 2-plus miles and has some beautiful views of the Lake. Keep your eyes peeled and you will see some lovely rock outcroppings and maybe some neat wildlife. Registration is required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; please call 793-0511. Fees apply.

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.

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.

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.

ARTFull Afternoons, 2:30-4:30 p.m., The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. An afternoon drop-in art program for guardians and children ages 6 to 12. Begin by examining a work from the museum’s permanent collection or exhibitions, then visit the art studio to put your discoveries into action. A different topic is explored each week. Suggested donation.

workshop

Sweets for Your Sweetie, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Crandall Public Library’s Holden Room, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls. That special day is only a week away. Join us as we learn to create an iris-fold card and special box for a few sweets for your sweetie. Register online, at the Park Reference desk or call 518-792-6508, ext. 248.

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

White Birch Loop Hike, noon-3 p.m., Moreau Lake State Park, 605 Old Saratoga Road, Gansevoort. Join an educator on this long but beautiful hike. The first mile is a steep uphill, and then it flattens out but comes to another steep but short section, then leveling out again. This hike is about 3 miles with views of a variety of different tree landscapes. Reservations are required with 24 hours’ advanced notice; please call 793-0511. Fees apply.

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.

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.

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