Friday, March 24
Lenten Fish Fry
Saratoga Knights of Columbus, 50 Pine Road, 5 – 7 p.m.
Every Friday during Lent through April 14. Cost $10 at the door, Take-outs $11. For more information call 518-584-8547.
Fish Fry Fridays
Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club, Route 32 south of the village of Victory, 4:30 – 7 p.m.
Fish Fry Friday will continue each Friday of the month. Menu: fried fish, fried clams, fried chicken tenders, popcorn shrimp, buffalo shrimp, and clam chowder by the bowl or by the quart. Eat in at our club house or to call ahead for take-out 518-695-3917. Everyone is welcome.
Fiddler on the Roof
Hubbard Hall, 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, 7 p.m.
By Joseph Stein, Music by Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick. Directed by Kyra Fitzgerald. Watch high school students from Cambridge Central School perform this beloved musical theatre classic! Tevye, Golde, and their five daughters struggle to preserve tradition and cultural identity while trying to find their own place in a rapidly changing world. Tickets: $10 General Admission/$5 Students. Showing Fridays & Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. through April 2.
Saturday, March 25
The General Schuyler Rescue Squad, 901 Route 29, Saratoga Springs, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
We have over 35 spaces, refreshments, raffles and fun. Please support your local rescue squad.
Behind-the-Scenes Collections Tour
Tang Museum, Skidmore Campus, Saratoga Springs, Noon
Take a behind-the-scenes tour with Elizabeth Karp, Head Museum Registrar & Collections Manager, and Jessica Lubniewski, Assistant Registrar for Collections. This event is free and open to the public.
Tax-Aide Tax Preparation Assistance
Saratoga Springs Public Library, Susman Room, Noon – 3 p.m.
The volunteer-based AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program offers free tax preparation help to low to moderate income taxpayers. Appointments are on a first come, first served basis. Tickets for same-day appointments may be picked up at the Information Desk at opening time. Filers should bring ID, W-2s, a copy of the previous year’s tax return and any other necessary tax documents. For more information contact Caitlin Sheldon at 518-584-7860 ext. 241.
Tang Family Saturdays
Tang Museum, Skidmore Campus, Saratoga Springs, 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Suitable for children ages 5 and up with their adult companions. Programs include a brief tour of a current Tang exhibition followed by a hands-on art activity. Free and open to the public. Reservations are strongly suggested by calling 518-580-8080.
The Bremen Town Musicians with Opera Saratoga
Saratoga Springs Public Library, H. Dutcher Community Room, 3:15 – 4:15 p.m.
John Davies has adapted the Brothers Grimm Folk tale into this delightful children’s opera. The donkey, General Boom, seeks to form a town band with farm animals as musicians. Can the four different creatures band together before pirates steal their instruments? For preK- to grade 6. For more events at the library visit www.sspl.org.
Chickien and Biscuits
S. Glens Falls United Methodist Church, 15 Maplewood Parkway, S. Glens Falls, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Homemade Soup and desserts. Adults $10, Children 5-12 $5, Children under 5 are free. Take-outs and home deliveries please call 518-793-1152.
Sunday, March 26
Sons’ of ITAM Post #34, 247 Grand Ave., Saratoga Springs, 8 – 11:30 a.m.
We have made-to-order omelets. Cost is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, children under 5 are free.
Dharma Meditation with Pierre Zimmerman
One Big Roof, Center for Mindful Practices, 538 Maple Avenue, Saratoga Health & Wellness Building, Saratoga Springs, 9-10:15 a.m.
Weekly meditation followed by short discussion. All contemplative traditions honored. By donation. For more information call 413-992-7012 or visit www.oneroofsaratoga.com.
and Garage Sale
Saratoga Wilton Elks, 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Admission is free, over 40 vendors; great parking, bargains galore, lunch, books, household items, sports equipment, hand-made items, clothing, jewelry, party vendors, pet supplies and just about anything you can imagine. New vendors are signing up every month. Karen’s Cupboard is back with lots of home-made goodies. All proceeds go to our local charities. All markets are held the fourth Sunday of each month: next sales dates are, April 23 and September 24. Tables are $15 for an 8 ft. table; call Linda at 518-289-5470 for information or to sign up for a table(s).
Monday, March 27
Camp Saratoga North, Wilton Wildlife Preserve, 80 Scout Rd., Gansevoort, 10 – 11 a.m.
Tuesday, March 28
New Saratoga Friends
Saratoga Springs Public Library, Susman Room, Saratoga Springs, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29
Man o’ War’s Birthday Party
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, 191 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, 10:30 a.m. – Noon.
Join the National Museum of Racing as we celebrate the 100th birthday of one of Thoroughbred racing’s superstars, the great Man o’ War. Beginning with a kid-friendly tour of our new exhibition, Man o’ War at 100, children will learn all about the Hall of Fame legend and create birthday cards to celebrate this special occasion. Birthday refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the event. This family fun program is suggested for pre-school aged children, accompanied by an adult chaperone (required). If interested in attending this event, please RSVP to Karen Wheaton by March 22 at 518-584-0400 x118. Space is limited. Please contact Karen if you are bringing a group.
Saratoga Hospital, 211 Church St., Saratoga Springs. Noon – 1 p.m.
The cancer support group is a safe container to explore common physical, financial, emotional, cognitive, developmental, familial and spiritual issues. Pierre Zimmerman, who facilitates this group, has been working with people who have cancer for the last 12 years, leading support groups, mindfulness based stress reduction programs and spiritual retreats. Pierre is a survivor of stage 4 cancer, diagnosed in 2001 and given a few months to live. He has been dedicating a large part of his life since then to supporting people on their journeys with cancer. Call Pierre at 413- 992-7012 to register and confirm, as schedule may be subject to change.
Thursday, March 30
Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College Campus, 8 p.m.
Jazz greats Eric Harland on drums, Taylor Eigsti on piano, and Larry Grenadier on double bass return to Skidmore for a special night of jazz. $8 adults, $5 senior citizens and Skidmore community, free for students and children. For ticket information call 518-580-5321 or go to www.skidmore.edu/zankel