FREE area events (partial list) Oct. 20 to Oct 27

Oct 20 (Sun)

  • Schenectady Greenmarket around City Hall – music, food, vendors and more. Fun for the whole family while shopping locally. 10 am to 2 pm
  • Fox Trot at 1 pm. (ages 6 and up). Learn about the fox that live in the Pine Bush.  Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center at 195 New Karner Road. Call 518-456-0655 to get on the list.
  • Music Company Orchestra concert at First Reformed Church in Sch’dy (8 N. Church ST). Light Classical music – free will offering to support SiCM Food Program. Bring a canned good

Oct 21 (Mon)

  • The Revolutionary Genius of Plants – Books sandwiched in presentation by the Anita Sanchez at the Sch’dy County Public Library main branch at noon

Oct 22 (Tues)

  • Performance and Talk by Artist in Residence Baseera Khan 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.

Oct 23 (Wed)

  • High Life – Reel’s Film Series at the main branch of the Sch’dy Public Library at noon
  • CREATE Schoharie – Meet and Greet at SUNY Cobleskill Grosvenor Art Gallery at 6 pm
  • Hobnobbin’ Gobblins Puppet Show by the Robert Rogers Puppet Co. at the Mont Pleasant Branch of the Sch’dy Public Library at 4 pm.

Oct 24 (Thurs)

  • Interfaith Story Circle “With Our Voice” at Church of St. Vincent DePaul Chapel (900 Madison AV) Albany. Mary Murphy and Barbara Palumbo for stories about RUAH: Breath, Wind, Spirit.

Oct 26 (Sat)

  • Harry Potter Day from 10 am to 4 pm at Sch’dy County Public Library main branch
  • 33rd Annual Niskayuna High School Craft Fair. Over 100 craft booths. 10 am to 3 pm.

Oct 27 (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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