Free event list for May 6 through May 13, 2018

Partial list of Free Events in the Capital Region for May 6 – May 13, 2018

May 6 (Sun)

  • Margo Singer: Artist Reception from 3-5 pm at the Sch’dy Jewish Community Center.
  • Citizen Science: Bumble Bee Watch from 1 – 2:30 pm at the Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center at 195 New Karner Road, Albany
  • Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall – Music, food and vendors from 10 to 2 pm

May 7 (Mon)

  • Janesville: An American Story by Amy Goldstein reviewed by Sara Foss. Noon in the McChesney Room of the Main Branch of the Schenectady County Public Library.

May 8 (Tues)

  • Join us at the Schenectady Today Show Filming at 10 am. 3rd Floor in the ADDY Theater at Proctors. Interesting Topics.

May 9 (Wed.)

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri — Reels at the Main Branch of Sch’dy County Public Library at Noon
  • The Power of Interfaith Story Circles – 25th Anniversary Celebration at the College of St. Rose Hubbard Interfaith Sanctuary. Gert Johnson is featured. Free Parking. Interfaith Story Circle. 6 pm
  • Citizen Science: bumble Bee Watch at the Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center from 1 – 2:30 pm. 195 New Karner Road. Ages 8 and up.

May 12 (Sat)

  • Spring Migration Bird Walk at Woodlawn Preserve at Woodlawn Preserve Trailhead from 7:30 to 10:30 am – Gifford Road Schenectady

May 13 (Sun)

  • Mother’s Day
  • Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall – Music, food and vendors from 10 to 2 pm

Other Events

  • Through May 2018 – Special Exhibit Room at the American Italian Heritage Museum “Gifts from our Grandfather”. Julius Pardi collection.
  • Through July 2018 — Exhibition of Street photographs by Dave Tyson & Nicholas Amplo on Protest in the 60s-70s at Hamilton Hill Arts Center, Jerry Burrell Gallery at 209 Schenectady St., Sch’dy.  1-6 pm Weekdays
  • May 1 through June 30 – Exhibition at the Sch’dy JCC “Israel @ 70: A Photographic Tribute by Margo Singer” in Farber-Miness Lounge of the Sch’dy JCC on Balltown Rd.
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