Free Events for April 1 – April 8

Partial List of Area Free Events

For April 1 thorough April 8, 2018

Apr 1 (Sun)

  • Easter Sunday

Apr 2 (Mon)

  • Books Sandwiched In at Noon: “Home Faire” reviewed by Melinda Perrin, local author and poet. Story of an immigrant family.
  • Theatre offers Reading of New Play “Southern Haunt” at 7:30 pm at U Albany Performing Arts Center – uptown campus. No tickets required.

Apr 3 (Tues)

  • Turtle Time 2:00 pm at 195 New Karner Road – Discovery Center. All ages.
  • Filming of Sch’dy Today featuring the Art d’echo Trio performing on our stage. Meet a fantastic cake decorator, a guest who empowers women, final tax update and learn about Proctors decorative mural and plaster.

Apr 4 (Wed)

  • Movies at Noon – Reels presents Despicable Me 3 at Main Branch of the Sch’dy Public Library.
  • Agents of Discovery App Hike – Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center from 1 – 2:30 pm – 195 New Karner road
  • AAA Expo at the Double Tree by Hilton on Nott Terrace. From noon to 4 pm. Free battery tests, child safety seat inspections.

Apr 5 (Thurs)

  • Turtle Time 2:00 pm at 195 New Karner Road – Discovery Center. All ages.
  • Wild & Wacky Woodcock Walk from 7-8:30 pm at the Pine Bush Discovery Center. Short hike.

Apr 6 (Fri)

  • Agents of Discovery App Hike – Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center from 1 – 2:30 pm – 195 New Karner road

Apr 7 (Sat)

  • Passover Ends

Apr 8 (Sun)

  • The Nellies performing. Emmanuel Friedens Concert Series at 3 pm. Meet & Greet following. 218 Nott Terrace Sch’dy
  • Autism Action Day at the Via Aquarium from 9:30 to 11 am. Contact Angelo Santabarbara’s office for reservations – no charge.
  • Schenectady Greenmarket at Proctors from 10 am to 2 pm. Entertainment and vendors.

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