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Events
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Place: Grafton Town Hall
Sponsor: Grafton Historical Society
Description: Kathleen Sheehan, Rensselaer County and Troy Historian, will present a program on the Underground Railroad in Rensselaer County and the key people and key events of the Abolitionist Movement in the nineteenth century. Estella Hovnanian will sing examples of Black Spirituals, which illustrate the suffering of the slaves and their longing for a better life after death. Refreshments will be served.

 

 
Thursday, May 21, 2015 (4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
Community Event
Location: Parking/Check-in: Near Russell Sage parking lot, corner of First and Division Streets.
Description: The Friends of Prospect Park invite all to their 16th Annual Hidden Garden Tour. This is a self-guided walking tour of backyard gardens in the Historic Sage, Washington Park, and adjoining districts in downtown Troy. Admission $10; all proceeds benefit ongoing projects in Prospect Park.
Contact: For additional information, please call Jane Otto at 518-271-8060.

 

 
Thursday, May 21, 2015 (6:00 p.m.)
Description: Melrose, Schaghticoke & Valley Falls Parade in Schaghticoke line-up @ 6pm @ Fair Grounds - step-off @ 6:30, ends at the Veteran Memorial in the Village of Schaghticoke.

 

 
Thursday, May 21, 2015 (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
History
Location: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: Single Aisle New World Dutch Barns: A Survey in Pittstown: Architectural historian Walter R. Wheeler will give a PowerPoint presentation on his study of single-aisle New World Dutch barns in the Town of Pittstown. Wheeler will take about how the changing technologies of agricultural societies after the revolution led to the Archeological Associates. He is currently working on a book on the vernacular architecture of the upper Hudson and lower Mohawk valleys.
Contact: For additional information, please call Connie Kheel at (518)686-7514.

 

 
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Description: Grafton Lakes State Park Beach Opens for The Season! Open daily 10am-6pm through Labor Day! Gate fees are now $8/vehicle. Camping opens at Cherry Plain Memorial Day Weekend. Camping and swimming are weekends only until June 26th, then daily through Labor Day. Camping reservations available through www.reserveamerica.com. Gate fees are $7/vehicle.

 

 
Saturday, May 23, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Description: Graveside Ceremony. Rain or Shine. Veterans of Lansingburgh, Inc. Their organization goes to Oakwood Cemetery where they lay a wreath at the monument near the flagpole at the crematorium. Thereafter the procession will move to the Veterans plot in Oakwood Cemetery and flags will be placed on the graves of the deceased veterans by their club members and volunteers from the Boy Scouts. The ceremony will conclude with a wreath laying ceremony on the Hudson River at the Veterans of Lansingburgh Club, located 777 1st Avenue.

 

 
Saturday, May 23, 2015 (9:00 a.m.)
Place: Oakwood Cemetery
Description: Oakwood’s Memorial Day Ceremony To Include Special Civil War Dedication. 9 to 10 AM you are invited to join with the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery and the Veterans of Lansingburgh as they hold their annual Wreath Laying Ceremony at Veterans’ Circle and placement of flags at the Soldiers’ Plot. Oakwood volunteer Michael Barrett will officiate, beginning with the ringing of the historic 3000 lb. Meneely bell at 9AM. Marine Leatherneck bikers and Boy Scout Troop 611 will lead the flag pledge. Nikki Osterhout will sing the National Anthem and Barrett will speak about Civil War General George Thomas as a resident of Troy.

 

 

 
Saturday, May 23, 2015 (9:00 a.m.)
Description: East Greenbush Parade, line-up @ 9am @ Spare Time Bowling Alley (park @ Melvin Roads American Legion Post #1231 in the adjacent old K-Mart parking lot) and get van to bowling alley, parade ends at Melvin Roads American Legion Post #1231) – step-off @ 10am

 

 
Sunday, May 24, 2015 (1:00 p.m.)
Description: Rensselaer Parade-Opening Ceremonies are at 1:00 p.m. Parade starts at 2:00 p.m. at the intersection of Washington and Forbes Avenue.

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (7:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.)
Description: The Castleton-Schodack Club will be having a pancake breakfast before the Memorial Day Parade in Castleton. The proceeds raise monies for its community service programs. The breakfast will be free for Veterans, $6 for other adults, and $4 for children.
Contact: 732-4228

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (9:00 a.m.)
Description: Averill Park Parade, line-up @ 9am (Averill Avenue) – step-off @ 10am, proceed east on NY 43 to the Sand Lake Veteran’s Memorial Park, where ceremony will be conducted.

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (9:30 a.m.)
Description: Hoosick Falls Parade, line up @ 9:30 in park, step-off @ 10am

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (9:30 a.m.)
Description: Castleton Parade, line-up @ 9:30 (Boltwood Avenue), step-off @ 10am

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (10:15 a.m.)
Description: Lansingburgh Parade, line-up @ 10:15 – step-off @ 11am (meet at 124th St. & 5th Ave.-left side heading south)

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Place: Grafton State Park
Description: Memorial Day Sand Sculpture Contest from 12pm-3pm. Register at 12pm by the Beach Nature Center at Long Pond. Bring your shovels, props and your creativity as extra points are given for originality! Prizes for everyone
Contact: 279-1155

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Place: Brunswick Elks
Location: Route 2 Brunswick
Description: The Brunswick Elks Ladies Auxiliary having a Chicken BBQ/Flea Market Fundraiser to benefit Cerebral Palsy Assoc. The cost is $12.00.
Contact: 813-5964
Email: ddoyle8@nycap.rr.com

 

 
Monday, May 25, 2015 (1:00 p.m. - N/A)
Description: The Hoosick American Legion Post No. 40 will host the 2015 Hoosick Falls Memorial Day parade
Contact: 686-9460
Email: hoosickkid@gmail.com

 

 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Place: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County
Location: 61 State Street in Troy
Description: 70% of packaged food products on our grocery store shelves contain them. Two bills are being considered in the New York State Legislature that would require them to be printed on food package labels: “Genetically Modified Organisms. So, many farmers, consumers, and government regulators want to know more about GMOs: what are they; what role do they play in the food chain; and what effect do they have on the environment and human health? Renowned genetic scientist Dr. Margaret Smith will address these questions and more in a talk titled “GMOs: Just the Facts.” Dr. Smith is a professor at Cornell University where she teaches and conducts research at the College of Agriculture and Life Science’s Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics. Her focus is on corn breeding, with the hope of better understanding how corn adapts to what she calls “marginal environments.
Contact: 272-4210

 

 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 (1:00 p.m.)
Place: Fawn Ridge Retirement Home
Location: 2902 Tibbetts Avenue, Troy
Description: Springtime BBQ-Heroes at Home of Rensco will be sponsoring a BBQ for the housing community and veterans of Fawn Ridge. They will be honoring our Veterans in a honor dedication ceremony.

 

 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 (12:00 p.m.)
Location: 19 Third Street, Troy
Description: Rensselaer County's Troy Senior Service Center will hold its Annual Strawberry Shortcake Social. Lunch is at 12:00 Noon.
Contact: 270-5348

 

 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 (4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.)
Description: Happy Kids Day Care of The Emmanuel Reformed Church will be hosting a Giffy's Chicken BBQ from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at 1150 Maple Hill Road, Castleton. Each complete dinner is $12. Please call to pre-order or for more details.
Contact: 732-4569

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (7:30 a.m.)
Description: Morning Bird Walk to the Dickinson Fire Tower at 7:30am. Join local birder for a morning walk through the park’s forests, ending with spectacular views from above at the Dickinson Fire Tower. Meets at North Long Pond parking lot. Pre-registration required: 279-1155.
Contact: 279-1155

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Location: VFW Fire Hall on South Road (County Route 85)
Description: All You Can Eat Buffet Breakfast. The cost is $10 per adult, kids 12 and under $5 and kids 5 under free.

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Description: Do you have extra items taking up space in your house or garage. Save! East Greenbush is holding a "Treasures & Tag Sale" on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Tag Sale locations throughout East Greenbush. Volunteers are needed to help set up and run tag sales, donate items and bake for the Bake Sale. It is a fun way for their community to come together and another step towards paying off their legal bills from their fight to keep a casino out of their family friendly town.
Contact: 286-3482

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - N/A)
Community Event
Sponsor: The Sanctuary For Independent Media.
Description: Down & Dirty: A Celebration of Soil! Its the UN's "International Year of Soils" and they are having a party to educate, inspire, and celebrate, featuring workshops on bio-remediation, composting, soil testing and lot reclaimers, plus environmental documentary filmmaker Deborah Koons Garcia presents "Symphony of the Soil!" Admission to events is by donation, $10 suggested ($5 student/low income) unless noted.
Contact: For additional information, please call 272-2390.

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.)
Community Event
Description: All levels of birders are welcome on this easy stroll that covers a variety of habitats. Wear sturdy shoes and bring binoculars. Rain Date is May 31. Check Oakwood''s Facebook page for updates. Meet at the flag pole. Register by calling, 1-800-556-6273. $12/pp
Contact: For additional information, please contact the Friends of Oakwood Cemetery at Telephone Number 1-800-556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: www.oakwoodcemetery.org

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 1030 p.m.)
Community Event
Description: Spring Bird Walk -All levels of birders are welcome on this easy stroll that covers a variety of habitats. Beginners can learn tips on handling binoculars, where to look and what to listen for. In the past e have seen Bluebirds, Wood Ducks, Indigo Bunting,Red-tailed Hawk, Bald Eagle, Orioles, Red-Bellied Woodpeckers and more. Oakwood is home to more than 70 species of birds. Wear sturdy shoes and bring binoculars if you have them. A few loaner binoculars may be available. Rain Date: Sunday May 31. Check our Facebook page for updates. Meet at the flagpole. Oakwood Avenue Entrance. Register: 1-800-556-6273. $12/per person (Cash or Check)

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
Place: Powers Park
Location: Third Avenue and 111th Street in Lansingburgh
Description: Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church is having a Flea Market. Fundraiser is to benefit the church ministries.
Contact: 892-8503

 

 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (10:30 a.m. - N/A)
Location: Downtown Troy
Description: The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) offers walking tours of historic downtown Troy on Saturday mornings this May and June. Tours depart from and return to the Market Table at the Troy Farmer’s Market at 10:30 am. Ladies of Second Street Throughout the 19th and early 20th century, Troy was home to several progressive minded women who promoted women’s education, the right to vote and other reforms to encourage and support women. Learn about some of these fascinating women like Betsey Hart, Emma Williard, Olivia Slocum Sage and more... Cost:$5 per person/RCHS memers free.
Contact: 272-7232
Email: admin@rchsonline.org
Web Site: www.rchsonline.org

 

 
Thursday, June 4, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Place: Poestenkill VFW
Location: 25 Veterans St.- Poestenkill
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic:
***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour*********
Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: Call for 518-270-2643 more information.

 

 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
Description: 22nd National Trails Day! 9am-1pm. Join the Friends of Grafton Lakes State Park for a morning of trail work, followed for a big buffet lunch for our volunteers and complimentary raffle of goodies. Pre-register by Tuesday, June 2nd for the bbq: 279-1155. Meets at Shaver Pond Center, 194 Shaver Pond Road, Grafton, NY.

 

 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Place: Third Presbyterian Church
Description: Community Garage Sale. Food and Beverage will be available throughout the day. There will not be a charge for the food, but donations will be accepted and will be used to provide school supplies for families in need in our community.
Contact: 283-2420

 

 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 (10:30 a.m.)
Location: Downtown Troy
Description: Amazing Architecture This tour showcases some of Troy’s architectural gems as you explore the range of 19th century architectural styles found in Troy and get an overall history of the Collar City.The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) offers walking tours of historic downtown Troy on Saturday mornings this May and June. Tours depart from and return to the Market Table at the Troy Farmer’s Market at 10:30 am Cost: $5 per person/ RCHS members free.
Contact: 272-7232
Email: admin@rchsonline.org
Web Site: www.rchsonline.org

 

 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Description: East Greenbush will hold a Chicken BBQ Fundraiser at the Community Gospel Church, 387 3rd Avenue Extension, Rensselaer. Talk of the Town Caterers, a local East Greenbush company will be serving. Tickets are $12. Eat in or take out.
Contact: 477-2720

 

 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 (4:30 p.m.,5:30 p.m.,6:30 p.m.)
Description: The Zion's united Church of Christ, 741 Taborton Road, Sand Lake, will be serving a Roast Turkey Supper in the church hall. The Servings will be at 4:30, 5:30 & 6:30 p.m. The cost is $12 for adults, $5. for children (ages 5-12) and under 5 years no charge. For reservations, your order can be emailed to your preference of whom or where one would like to be seated. If no answer, please leave your name and telephone number on answering machine and you will be called back. All reservations need to be confirmed if left on answering machine.
Contact: 674-2746

 

 
Wednesday,June 10, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Wednesday,June 10, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Riverfront Park
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Bruce Springseen tribute band The BSTREETBAND

 

 
Thursday,June 11, 2015
Description: SAVE THE DATE!! Their THIRD annual Take a Sip for TRIP will be held Thursday June 11, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy. Tickets: $35 pre-sale; $45 at the door. RED CARPET ENTRANCE by Alive Entertainment. All proceeds from this event will support the TRIP/RCHR NeighborWorks® Homeownership Center.
Contact: 272-8289
Web Site: www.tripoinline.org

 

 
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Place: Grafton State Park
Description: How to Geocache! 10:30am-12pm. Geocaching is a treasure hunt using a GPS or Smart phone GPS app. Capital Region parks and historic sites have over 50 new caches hidden throughout the region each season for you to discover with your family! Come learn how to do it & then get out and explore parks! Pre-register: 279-1155

 

 
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Description: Join us as we look at the many monuments that remind us of wartime sacrifice, famous events and the people who left their mark on Troy.

 

 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 (9:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.)
Description: Trees, Flowers & Plants of Oakwood. On this vigorous tour. Botanist Richard Ring will lead everyone to the waterfall area known as "Devil's Kitchen" and tell about various Spring plants you see along the way. Wear appropriate footwear, bring water and be prepared to hike!
Contact: 556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: www.oakwoodcemetery.org

 

 
Sunday,June 14, 2015 (1:00 p.m.)
Description: Flag Day Parade
Contact: 424-6903

 

 
Monday, June 15, 2015 (7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m.)
Description: Summer Concert On the Lawn by the Colonie Town Band. Bring your own chair or blanket and claim a spot on the lawn in front of the Earl Chapel. In case of rain, the concert will be cancelled.
Contact: 556-6273 or email oakwoodcemeterytroyny@gmail.com
Web Site: www.oakwoodcemetery.org

 

 
Wednesday,June 17, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Wednesday,June 17, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Riverfront Park
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Who's Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band

 

 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 (7:30 p.m. - N/A)
Place: Town Offices in Tomhannock
Description: New York's War, New York's Impetus Historian Robert Arnold, will present a program on the Aar of 1812. Arnold will discuss how the war was very much NY's War. His presentation will examine the impact of the war and its aftermath on the people of NY and the public improvements, such as roads and canals, made partly in response to the war. Arnold who is a career public historian now retired from the NYS Archives, teaches history at the College of Saint Rose and lectures extensively.
Contact: 686-7514

 

 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Location: Downtown Troy
Description: Troy River Fest/

 

 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Location: Crailo State Historic Site 91/2 Riverside Avenue Rensselaer, New York
Description: Encampment at Colonel Van Rensselaer's. Revolutionary War militia encampment with musket firing, drilling, camp follower demonstrations. Museum will be open for self guided tours. $3.00 Admission, kids under 12 free.
Contact: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Walter A. Adams American Legion Post #1021
Description: Sergeant Walter A. Adams American legion Post #1021 located in Averill Park will be holding a Monthly Chicken Barbecues on the third Saturday of the month, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 19th, and October 17. Please call the Post to reserve yours for pickup from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact: 674-2309

 

 
Wednesday,June 24, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Skeeter Creek

 

 
Wednesday,June 24, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Saturday, June 27, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Wednesday,July 1, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Riverfront Park
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Almost Queen

 

 
Thursday,July 2, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Friday,July 3, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Riverfront Park
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
East Bound Jesus

 

 
Saturday, July 4, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Wednesday,July 8, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Wednesday,July 8, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Super 400 and Blue Hand Luke

 

 
Thursday, July 9, 2015 (5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
Location: 115th Street Firehouse 115th St. and 5th Ave- Troy
Description: 2015 Rensselaer County Rabies Clinic:
***Cats / Ferrets are the 1st hour and dogs are the 2nd hour*********
Please bring a copy of the last rabies certificate in order to get a 3 year vaccine. Donations are accepted.
Contact: 270-2643

 

 
Thursday, July 9, 2015 (7:00 p.m. - N/A)
Place: Crailo State Historic Site
Location: 91/2 Riverside Avenue Rensselaer, New York
Description: Yankee Doodle Band concert: River front Park - Free
Contact: 463-8738
Web Site: www.nysparks.com

 

 
Saturday, July 11, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Wednesday,July 15, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Big Eyed Fish - The Dave Matthews Band tribute band

 

 
Friday,July 17, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Description: The Hoags Corners Fire Department will once again be having a Monthly Pizza Night which will take place the 3rd Friday of every month from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Toppings will include sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, olives, onions, peppers and broccoli. To place your order, pick up or delivery within their fire district.
Contact: 766-5474

 

 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 132 Knickerbocker Road Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: Summer Festival: Rene actors, Mansion Tours, Snack Bar
Contact: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Place: Walter A. Adams American Legion Post #1021
Description: Sergeant Walter A. Adams American legion Post #1021 located in Averill Park will be holding a Monthly Chicken Barbecues on the third Saturday of the month, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 19th, and October 17. Please call the Post to reserve yours for pickup from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact: 674-2309

 

 
Sunday, July 19, 2015 (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Place: Knickerbocker Historical Society, Inc.
Location: 132 Knickerbocker Road Schaghticoke, New York 12154
Description: ummer Festival: Pancake Breakfast Noon-Chicken BBQ All Day-Knickerbocker Family Gathering, Re-enactors, Mansion Tours
Contact: 664-1700
Web Site: www.knickmansion.com

 

 
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Description: Rensselaer County Historical Society presents aTwo-Day Excursion on the Hudson River to Manhattan : TROY, N.Y. – The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) announces a two-day excursion on the Hudson River to Manhattan on Sunday, July 19 – Monday, July 20, 2015. Cost is $595-$745 per person. Reservations are due by June 1, 2015. Visit RCHSonline.org or call 518-272-7232 for more information. The Rensselaer County Historical Society offers travelers a peek into 19th century Hudson River steamboat travel with 21st century comfort. Your voyage begins at 8am in Troy on Sunday, July 19, as you sail into history aboard the luxurious Capt. JP II and dock in Manhattan that evening. Your Ticket Includes: Boat trip from Troy to Manhattan-“What are you seeing?” talks by artist/historian Len Tantillo and Rensselaer County and City of Troy Historian Kathy Sheehan. 3 meals on board the Captain JP II, Overnight Accommodation at Teaneck Marriott with full Breakfast at the hotel. Admission to a museum of your choosing, select from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of the City of New York or the Guggenheim, Dinner at Mohonk Mountain House, Motor coach to hotel from Chelsea Pier on Sunday, and to museums on Monday and return trip to Troy. There is a $125 tax-deductible donation to RCHS to support the museum & library. The Cost:Double Occupancy non-smoking room per person $595 RCHS member / $645 non-member Single Occupancy non-smoking room per person $695 RCHS member / $745 non-member RESERVATION DEADLINE June 1, 2015

 

 
Wednesday,July 22, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Wednesday,July 22, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
WEQX Presents - The Rustic Overtones

 

 
Saturday, July 25, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon)
Location: Algonquin Middle School 66 & 351 Poestenkill
Description: Poestenkill Farmer's Market and Craft Fair. The Market and Craft Fair will held every Saturday morning from June 20 through September 26, 2015. Fresh fruit and vegetables, farm-fresh eggs, quality baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, maple syrup, and home-made crafts galore are offered by local vendors in a beautiful rural setting. There is plenty of room for parking.
Contact: 283-0693
Web Site: www.poestenkillfarmersmarket.com

 

 
Wednesday,July 29, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.)
Description: The East Greenbush Community Library and The East Greenbush YMCA sponsored Famer's Market will be opening for the season on Wednesdays. They will have fresh vegetables, plants, baked goods and more. The market is located on Community Way in the parking lot between the YMCA and the Library.
Contact: 477-7476 ext. 109

 

 
Wednesday,July 29, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Natural Wonder - The Stevie Wonder Experience

 

 
Wednesday,August 5, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Blues for Breakfast - A Grateful Dead tribute band

 

 
Wednesday,August 12, 2015 (5:30 p.m.)
Place: Under the Green Island Bridge
Description: Rockin' on the River Summer Concerts
Zoso
With WVCR Play To Play Contest Winner Led Zepplin Tribute