Free Area Events Oct 8 to 13th (partial list)

Oct 6 (Sun)

  • Schenectady Greenmarket around City Hall – music, food, vendors and more. Fun for the whole family while shopping locally. 10 am to 2 pm – Returns to Proctors (indoors) in Nov.

Oct 7 (Mon)

  • Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture by E Douglas Bomberger. – Books sandwiched in presentation by the Susan Lohnas at the Sch’dy County Public Library main branch at noon

Oct 8 (Tues)

  • Talk by Exhibiting Artist Ronny Quevedo at the University Art Museum at SUNYA at 1400 Washington Ave Albany. 4:30 pm
  • Filming of Schenectady- Capital Region Today in the ADDY Theater at Proctors. 10-11 am. Meet the on-air Guests in person. Plenty of Audience Seating. Arrive before 10 am.
  • Retirement Income Planning at Quaker St. Branch Library from 2:30 to 4 pm

Oct 9 (Wed)

  • All is True – Reel’s Film Series at the main branch of the Sch’dy Public Library at noon
  • Lunch and Learn at noon at American Italian Heritage Museum at 1227 Central Ave. Bring your lunch.

Oct 10 (Thurs)

  • RSVP – Retired and Senior Volunteer Program – Event at Mohawk Harbor (221 Harborside) from 11 to 2 pm. Learn how you can volunteer and make the match that works for you.

Oct 12 (Sat)

  • Dozynki – Polish Harvest Festival at St. Gabriel’s Parish Center at 3040 Hamburg St. Sch’dy.  Free Parking. 11:30 am to 7 pm. Food, Music, Crafts and more. Fun for the whole family. Sponsored by The Church of St, Adalbert.
  • Fall Foliage Hike at 11 am (Tweens and up). Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center at 195 New Karner Road. Call 518-456-0655 to get on the list.

Oct 13 (Sun)

  • Schenectady Greenmarket around City Hall – music, food, vendors and more. Fun for the whole family while shopping locally. 10 am to 2 pm


  • Through Nov. 2019 — Outstanding Italian Americans Exhibit – During Museum hours. American Italian Heritage Museum at 1227 Central Ave.
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