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AURIESVILLE

The Metis Nation of North American and Canadian Bands is holding its annual St. Kateri Tekakwitha Powwow at Our Lady of Martyrs Shrine on Noeltner Road. Gates open 10 a.m. daily, Grand Entry at noon. Daily Mass will be held at the Shrine at 11 a.m. The Mobile Veterans Center will be available. Seating is limited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Donation at gate is $8 per person, $6 for seniors 60 and older, children under the age of five and disabled and nursing home residents will be admitted free. For more information, contact Bob Ross, at (607) 776-6776 or e-mail [email protected]

FORT PLAIN

The Fourth on the Third Celebration will be held at Wiles Park from noon to 11 p.m. The event includes children’s activities, music and fireworks.

Tuesday

AMSTERDAM

The Riverlink Concert Series will feature an Erie Canal Bicentennial Celebration with the Albany Symphony Orchestra at 8 p.m. at Riverlink Park.

AURIESVILLE

The Metis Nation of North American and Canadian Bands is holding its annual St. Kateri Tekakwitha Powwow at Our Lady of Martyrs Shrine on Noeltner Road. Gates open at 10 a.m., grand entry at noon. Daily Mass will be held at the Shrine at 11 a.m. Seating is limited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Donation at gate is $8 per person, $6 for seniors 60 and older, children under the age of five and disable and nursing home residents will be admitted free. For more information, contact Bob Ross, at (607) 776-6776 or e-mail [email protected]

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

MAYFIELD

Lanzi’s on the Lake, 1751 Route 30, will hold Fireworks over the Sacandaga Lake from 7 to 9 p.m.

ST. JOHNSVILLE

Fort Klock Historic Restoration, 7214 Route 5 will hold a free Patriotic Strawberry Festival from noon to 4 p.m. The event includes a reading the Declaration of Independence and musket salute at 1 p.m.

Wednesday

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host a Senior Citizens Pinochle Card Party from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The event includes a $2 donation, prizes and refreshments. To sub, call Terry at 518-673-5635.

CANAJOHARIE

The Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd., will hold an afternoon team for children between 5 and 12 years old from 2 to 3 p.m. Bring a doll or stuffed animal. To RSVP call 518-673-2314.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold the first of a three-day Rock and Rolls Kid Camp. The camp is filled with music education and campers will not only learn about songwriting but also how to create a music video. The camp is $130 for those who pre-register and $150 at the door. For more information, call 518-661-9932.

Thursday

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a book sale during library hours.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold the second of a three-day Rock and Rolls Kid Camp. The camp is filled with music education and campers will not only learn about songwriting but also how to create a music video. The camp is $130 for those who pre-register and $150 at the door. For more information, call 518-661-9932.

Friday

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a book sale during library hours.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold the final day of Rock and Rolls Kid Camp. The camp is filled with music education and campers will not only learn about songwriting but also how to create a music video. The camp is $130 for those who pre-register and $150 at the door. For more information, call 518-661-9932.

NORTHVILLE

Movie Night in the Park will be held at 412 S. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tentative movie is “Star Wars: Rogue One”

Saturday

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Farmers Market will be held at the Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Friends of the Amsterdam Free Library will hold a Garden Tour of the Amsterdam area from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is $10 a car and includes a self-drive tour of some homes in the city of landscaping, flowers, vegetables and more. Pick up a map and a free plant at the library while supplies last.

AMSTERDAM

St. Stanislaus Church, 42 Cornell St., will present its free festival, “Pierogi, Piwo and Polkas,” from 1 to 9 p.m. The event includes American and Polish kitchens at 5 p.m., 50/50 drawings, raffles, children’s games and a Polish vendor. Please bring lawn chairs. No coolers allowed. Rain or shine.

AMSTERDAM

The Riverlink Concert Series will feature I Draw Slow at 7 p.m. at Riverlink Park.

FORT HUNTER

Canal Day at the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, 129 Schoharie St., will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event includes music, old engines, wagon rids, games, vendors and more.

FORT PLAIN

Image Quilt Cinema will host the Kids First Film Festival: Movies for Kids (and Kids at Heart) at Unity Hall, 39 Mohawk St., at 1 p.m. Each film festival pass fee is $10 all season.

GLOVERSVILLE

The fifth annual Band in the Bay will be held at Driftwood Park, 534 Vandenburgh Point Road, from 2 to 6 p.m.

NORTHVILLE

The Trophy Husbands will perform at the Northville Waterfront Park at 6 p.m. as part of the summer outdoor concert series.

Sunday

AMSTERDAM

St. Stanislaus Church, 42 Cornell St., will present its free festival, “Pierogi, Piwo and Polkas,” from 1 to 9 p.m. The event includes American and Polish kitchens at 5 p.m., 50/50 drawings, raffles, children’s games and a Polish vendor. Please bring lawn chairs. No coolers allowed. Rain or shine.

AMSTERDAM

The Friends of the Amsterdam Free Library will sponsor a Garden Tour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Map of the tour is available at the library, 28 Church St. Tickets are $10 for adults and free for children.

FORT HUNTER

Canal Day at the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, 129 Schoharie St., will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event includes the 40th annual antique gas engine and tractor show with music, old engines, wagon rides, vendors and more.

GLOVERSVILLE

Meditation at Mohawk Harvest will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. at the co-op, 30 N. Main St. All are welcome.

NORTHVILLE

Fireworks over the Great Sacandaga Lake will be held at Sport Island Pub, 108 Riverside Drive, at 9 p.m.

Monday, July 10

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold Makerspace Creation Lab: Learn to Knit and Crochet at 5 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Genealogy and Family Tree Creation class at 6 p.m.

Tuesday, July 11

AMSTERDAM

The Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will hold its Summer Camp Days: Harlem Renaissance from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Campers will study Jazz and African American art, music, poetry and writing.

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold a Kids Cooking Camp, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Campers, ages 6 to 12, will be taught to make three gourmet lunches and a fun food-related art project. The class is $130 for those who pre-register and $150 at the door.

NORTHVILLE

The Northville Public Library, 341 S. Third St., will hold a free kids class, Build Some Bird Feeders, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Only 15 seats available. To register, call 518-863-6922.

ST. JOHNSVILLE

The Montgomery County Public Health Department will hold a Rabies Clinic at the Town Barn, 7431 Route 5, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 12

AMSTERDAM

The Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will hold its Summer Camp Days: Harlem Renaissance from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Campers will study Jazz and African American art, music, poetry and writing.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center will host bingo at 1:45 p.m. Cards go on sale at 1 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

Survivors of a Loved One’s Suicide support group will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Bob Martin at 518-669-8229 or [email protected]

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, N. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering at 6:30 p.m. The event includes a worship experience around the fire with music. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. In case of bad weather, the event will be held inside. For more information, call (518) 883-8086.

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host a Senior Citizens Pinochle Card Party from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The event includes a $2 donation, prizes and refreshments. To sub, call Terry at 518-673-5635.

NORTHVILLE

The Northville Public Library, 341 S. Third St., will host author Ray O’Conor who will discuss his book “She Called Him Raymond.” Obtain a free ticket at the library.

Thursday, July 13

AMSTERDAM

Survivors of a Loved One’s Suicide support group will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Bob Martin at 518-669-8229 or [email protected]

AMSTERDAM

The Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will hold its Summer Camp Days: Harlem Renaissance from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Campers will study Jazz and African American art, music, poetry and writing; paint on easels while listening to Jazz; study African Tribal masks and make one; and learn about Cubism and make Cubism-inspired art work.

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host representatives from HIICAP, HEAP, SNAP and Alzheimer’s programs who will talk about their services from 9 to 11 a.m.

CANAJOHARIE

A blood pressure clinic will be held at the Arkell Center from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Arkell Center.

MAYFIELD

The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. To RSVP, contact Alex Ruggeri at 518-725-0641 or email [email protected]

MAYFIELD

The Mayfield Historical Society will hold its annual Summer Concert and Ice Cream Social from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Rice Homestead, 328 Riceville Road. The concert will feature The Saints Jazz Quintet Plus One. Ice cream, choice of cake and a beverage will be available with a donation of $3 for adults and $2 for children under age 8. Tours of the homestead will be available. In case of rain, the event will be held at the Mayfield Fireman’s Pavilion on School Street.

Friday, July 14

GLOVERSVILLE

The Downtown Gloversville Twilight Market Summer Splash will be held on North Main Street from 5 to 8 p.m. The event includes a farmers market and family-friendly activities.

Saturday, July 15

AMSTERDAM

The Riverlink Concert Series will feature Jane Lee Hooker at 7 p.m. at Riverlink Park.

FORT PLAIN

Image Quilt Cinema will host the Kids First Film Festival: Movies for Kids (and Kids at Heart) at Unity Hall, 39 Mohawk St., at 1 p.m. Each film festival pass fee is $10 all season.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold a Saturday Kid Art: Make a Container Garden! from 9 to 11 a.m. The class is $24 for those who pre-register and $35 at the door.

NORTHVILLE

The Historical “Edinburgh” Day Festival will be held at the Nellie Tyrrell and Rural Museum, 20 N. Shore Road from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event includes old time demonstration, a bake sale and free horse and carriage rides.

NELLISTON

The Valley Alliance Church, Route 5, will hold a free clothing giveaway from 9 to 11 a.m. Doors will open at 8:45 a.m.

Sunday, July 16

FORT PLAIN

Hymn Festival 500 will be held at the Old Palatine Church, Route 5 between Nelliston and St. Johnsville, at 4 p.m. Celebrating the anniversary of the reformation, the event will feature music on the historic organ, hymns of faith and a history of each hymn.

PERTH

The Bridge Walk at the Perthshire, 112 Perthshire Drive, will host the fourth annual Memorial Event for Katy Peterson, who passed in 2014 from a tragic accident. The event is $20. Proceeds from the event will go to the scholarship fund to help a young student through nursing school.

Monday, July 17

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Genealogy and Family Tree Creation class at 6 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Christian Women Society of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church will hold the parish’s feast day mass celebration at 7 p.m. followed by a free cake and ice cream sundae social in the parish hall.

Tuesday, July 18

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

NORTHVILLE

The Northville Public Library, 341 S. Third St., will host a book discussion “Nora Webster” by Colm Toibin from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The discussion will be facilitated by Elaine Handley of SUNY Empire State College.

Wednesday, July 19

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center will host bingo at 1:45 p.m. Cards go on sale at 1 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host a Senior Citizens Pinochle Card Party from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The event includes a $2 donation, prizes and refreshments. To sub, call Terry at 518-673-5635.

Thursday, July 20

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold its Summer Festival offering Polish, Italian and American food, from 5 to 9 p.m. There will be a car show, live entertainment, raffles, vendors and much more. For more information, contact Michele Johnsen, chairperson, at 518-883-5637 or by email at [email protected]

Friday, July 21

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold its Parish Festival offering Polish, Italian and American food, from 5 to 9 p.m. The event will include a magician, line dancing, raffles, vendors and much more. For more information, contact Michele Johnsen, chairperson, at 883-5637 or by email at [email protected]

Saturday, July 22

AMSTERDAM

The city historian will conduct a free guided tour of the Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook pedestrian bridge at 2 p.m. starting on the south entrance. Donations for the Historical Amsterdam Leagues will be accepted.

AMSTERDAM

The Riverlink Concert Series will feature Phoebe Hunt and the Gatherers at 7 p.m. at Riverlink Park.

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold its Parish Festival offering Polish, Italian and American food, from 5 to 9 p.m. There will be a bouncy house, optical course, pony rides for the kids, raffles, vendors and much more. For more information, contact Michele Johnsen, chairperson, at 883-5637 or by email at [email protected]

FORT PLAIN

Image Quilt Cinema will host the Kids First Film Festival: Movies for Kids (and Kids at Heart) at Unity Hall, 39 Mohawk St., at 1 p.m. Each film festival pass fee is $10 all season.

Monday, July 24

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Acro Yoga with Scott and Gabby from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Paper Cup Acrobat Challenge from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Build a structure with paper cups strong enough to hold your weight.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Makerspace Creation Lab: Learn to Knit and Crochet at 5 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Genealogy and Family Tree Creation class at 6 p.m.

Tuesday, July 25

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program with Musician Tom Sieling: Take a Tromp through the Swamp! from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Roller Coaster Engineering from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

An Alzheimer’s caregiver support group will meet at the Arkell Center from 10 to 11 a.m.

Wednesday, July 26

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program with the Scotia Traveling Museum: Honey Bees from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center will host bingo at 1:45 p.m. Cards go on sale at 1 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Gumdrop Challenge at 1 p.m.\

AMSTERDAM

Survivors of a Loved One’s Suicide support group will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Bob Martin at 518-669-8229 or [email protected]

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host a Senior Citizens Pinochle Card Party from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The event includes a $2 donation, prizes and refreshments. To sub, call Terry at 518-673-5635.

CANAJOHARIE

The Utica Zoo will show animals at the Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd., from 2 to 3 p.m. The Utica Zoo will feature live animals in an interactive presentation. To RSVP, call 518-673-2314.

Thursday, July 27

AMSTERDAM

The Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will hold its Dairy Day from 5 to 8 p.m. The event highlight’s the area’s rich dairy and dairy farms past and will include music, inflatables, home-baked desserts, ice cream and more. Terry Phillips of Montgomery County Dairy Association will be on site with a baby calf and the Dairy Princess Court. Tickets are $4 for adults and $2 for kids ages 12 and under. For tickets, call 518-843-5151.

Friday, July 28

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Create a Coloring Robot at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will host an Office for the Aging of Montgomery County Luncheon at 11:45 a.m. followed by a Gary Van Slyke concert at 12:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 29

AMSTERDAM

The Riverlink Concert Series will feature French 75 at 7 p.m. at Riverlink Park.

CANAJOHARIE

The third annual Re-enactment of the Committee of Safety Meeting and Recreation of Goshen “Goose VanAlystyne’s Colonial Tavern, will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the VanAlystyne Homestead, 42 Moyer St. The event includes a colonial era dinner, spirits and music. Admission is $10 and children is $5.

FORT PLAIN

Image Quilt Cinema will host the Kids First Film Festival: Movies for Kids (and Kids at Heart) at Unity Hall, 39 Mohawk St., at 1 p.m. Each film festival pass fee is $10 all season.

Monday, July 31

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program with the MiSci Museum: Dry Ice at 10:30 a.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Summer Program: Curious Bubble Science at 1 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Genealogy and Family Tree Creation class at 6 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

The Foundation for Mohawk Valley Libraries will hold a four person scramble golf tournament, Skillful Strokes for Mohawk Valley Libraries, at 9 a.m. at the Canajoharie Golf and Country Club. The tournament is $80 for members and $67 for guests, all inclusive, and $26 additional dinner guest. The tournament will benefit mini grants to be awarded to the 14 libraries with Fulton Montgomery Schenectady and Schoharie counties. For more information, call 518-355-2010 ext. 223.