Free Events Sept 8 to Sept 15 (partial list)

Sept 8 (Sun)

  • Spring/Summer Location –Outside Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm. Music, food, vendors and more.
  • 44th St. George’s Greek Festival – 107 Clinton St. Schenectady
  • Carrot Festival – Agudat Achim from 10 am to 4:30 pm. Madison VanDenburg performing with the Refrigerators Band. Plenty of food and entertainment.  2117 Union St. (Rt. 7)

Sept 9 (Mon)

  • Stories of Substance Abuse Recover and Family recovery – at Sch’dy County Public Library at 2 pm.

Sept 10 (Tues)

  • Now in our 22nd year! Filming Schenectady-Capital Region TV show in the Addy Theater at Proctors. The filming starts at 10 am and ends at 11 am. Come and meet the fabulous guests in person. Plenty of audience seating.

Sept 11 (Wed) – Patriot’s Day

  • The Aftermath – Reel’s Film Series at the main branch of the Sch’dy Public Library at noon
  • Jazz on the Plaza with Fleur Seude performing from 5:30 to 7:30 pm (Patio at Cornerstone at the Empire State Plaza)
  • Swing Dance Event at the Rivers Event Center with Bryan Brundige & his Piggly Wiggles starts at 6:30 pm – Dance Lesson, Dance, Kingston Based Women’s Troupe Dance Performance and more.

Sept 14 (Sat)

  • Niskayuna Farmers’ Market at the Niskayuna Co-op Market from 8:30 to 11:30 am.
  • Repair Café at the main branch of the Sch’dy Co Public Library from 10 am to 2 pm.  Bring your broken items and let the repair coaches breathe new life into them.
  • Taina Sisili Trio at Jerry Burrell Park – AfroLatin & World Beat – Live music, vendors, activities and family fun  4-9 pm
  • Electric City 3rd Annual Food Truck Festival in the Rivers Resort Hotel Parking Lot from noon to 6 pm. 14 Food trucks. Vote for your FAN favorite.
  • Tenth Annual Fall Harvest Festival in Sharon Springs

Sept 15 (Sun)

  • Tenth Annual Fall Harvest Festival in Sharon Springs
  • Lustgarten Pancreatic Cancer Walk at the Elm St. Park in Delmar starting at 8 am.
  • Spring/Summer Location –Outside Schenectady Greenmarket – around City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm. Music, food, vendors and more.
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