Dec 9 (Sun)
- Town of Niskayuna Holiday Tree Lighting at 5:30 pm at Town Hall. Hot chocolate and cookies and performance by NHS Choir.
- Tis the Season: A Holiday Concert by the Music Company Orchestra at the Niskayuna Reformed Church, 3041 Troy-Schenectady Road at 3:00 pm
Dec 10 (Mon)
- The Rogues will be performing from 2-5 pm at the Rivers Casino
- Opera Series with Josef Schmme – covering Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera this week. Noon at the main branch of the Sch’dy Public Library.
Dec 11 (Tues)
- Stephen Brew on Guitar performing at Troy Music Hall at noon (hall opens at 11 am)
- Sch’dy Today Show on Location: Tour the Museum of Innovation and Science on t Schenectady Today In & Around the Capital Region – Filmed on Location
Dec 12 (Wed)
- Movie: Jurassic World – Fallen Kingdom at noon at the main branch of the Sch’dy County Public Library.
- Living in Darkness (storytellers) sponsored by the Interfaith Story Circle. From 7-9 pm at Hubbard Interfaith Sanctuary at 959 Madison Ave. Storyteller Laureate, Karen Pillsworth.
- Documentary Film “Sin Embargo/Never the Less” – 160 Central Ave. in Albany at 7 pm. – Sponsored by Albany Cuba Solidarity. This is a powerful award-winning film.
- The Concept of Innovation in Chinese History and Reality – Speaker Program at the Colonie Library by Dr. Chuanhua Gu, Prof. of Psychology, Central China Normal University. 6-8 pm
Dec 13 (Thurs)
- Do it Yourself Gifts at the Main Branch of the Sch’dy County public library (Druzy Essential Oil Necklace) from 5:30 to 7:30 pm Register ahead.
Dec 15 (Sat)
- Discover the Pine Bush at 10:30 am – suitable for all ages. Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center on New Karner Road.
- Wintertide Tours and treats at the Historic Mabee House at 2 pm. (also on Dec. 22). Rotterdam Junction
Dec 16 (Sun)
- Schenectady Greenmarket at Proctors from 1 am to 2 pm. Food, vendors, local produce and bakery, music and more. Meet your neighbors.
- Invertebrates in Winter for Adults at 1 pm – Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center on New Karner Road.
- Through Dec. 19 – Shaker Christmas Craft Fair — Mon through Sat from 10 am to 5 pm (Thursdays to 8 pm) at 1848 Shaker Meeting House at 25 Meeting House Road in Albany. (over 50 crafters)