July 31 – August 6, 2020

Friday, July 31

Pond Exploration Hours 
Wilton Wildlife Preserve, 80 Scout Rd., Gansevoort 10 a.m. – noon
Catch and identify aquatic animals with environmental educators! Registration is required, no exceptions. Call 518-450-0321 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Participants will be limited so proper social distancing can be followed. Staff will sanitize all equipment. Pond Exploration Hours are Thursday and Friday through August 21, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

22 Annual Virtual Travers Wine Tasting Fundraiser 
Online at  www.lifepathny.com | 6 p.m.
Thousands of our most vulnerable neighbors have found themselves alone, with little to eat, and almost no way to socialize. We need your help to ensure that the vital work of LifePath can continue - meals can be delivered and programs to provide socialization are conducted. This year we’re going virtual! Please join us in the comfort of your own home, as we raise a glass for seniors to celebrate and support LifePath’s Annual Travers Wine Tasting. Your support will make a big difference in the lives of the older adults in the Capital District. 

Saturday, August 1

Washington County Antique Fair
Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuylerville Rd., Greenwich | 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Come to the fairgrounds for the Antique Fair and Flea Market. With an average of 220 vendors, you will be sure to find what you are looking for.  Sunday, August 2 hours are 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.  For details, visit fairgroundshows.com. 

Sunday, August 2

Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation Summer Stroll
North Broadway and Van Dam St., Saratoga Springs 10:30 a.m. 
The Good Life – North Broadway: Meet at the northwest corner of North Broadway and Van Dam Street (in front of Witt Construction). Executive Director of SSPF, Samantha Bosshart, will lead a tour of the grand Queen Annes along this famed corridor. Tickets must be purchased in advance and space is limited. Visit saratogapreservation.org/calendar/summer-strolls 

Monday, August 3

Movie Night at the Farm: Rocky (PG)
Pitney Meadows Community Farm, 223 West Ave., Saratoga Springs, 7 p.m.
Along with the movies ($10 per car), we’ve got local chefs cooking up amazing food, from small charcuterie boxes to vegetarian picnic boxes for four, and pulled-pork sandwiches, veggie skewers, ice cream sandwiches, and much more, plus cocktails and nonalcoholic beverages to keep you cool. And popcorn, of course! Movie begins at 8:45 p.m. We have space for only 150 cars, distanced for safety, so book now; tickets will go fast!  Rain date: Wednesday 8/5. Get tickets and pre-order food here: secure.qgiv.com/for/pmn 

Tuesday, August 4 

Lunchtime Concert Series
Saratoga Senior Center, 5 Williams St., Saratoga Springs | Noon - 1 p.m.
This week’s featured concert: Smokey Greene and the Greene Brothers. Free event.

Wednesday, August 5 

Roast Pork Dinner
Saratoga Wilton Elks Club, 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
For curbside pick-up only.  Call Monday or Tuesday between 10 a.m. – noon to place an order, 518-584-2585. Menu: Roast pork, mashed potatoes, vegetable, stuffing, applesauce, gravy, and roll, tossed salad. Dinner for 2 $25 (cash only). 

Poetry Night
Caffe Lena Poetry Night Live Stream | 8 p.m.
Recorded in the listening room and broadcast live for the community to enjoy. Picking up its regular slot on the first Wednesday of the month, Caffe Lena’s poetry night will feature our regular host, Carol Graser, and 3 local writers: D. Alexander Holiday, Marilynn McCabe and Elizabeth Gordon. For more information, visit www.caffelena.org. 

Thursday, August 6 

Ballston Spa Concerts in the Park
Iron Spring Park, Front St., Ballston Spa | 6 – 8 p.m.
The BSBPA presents the 2020 Concerts in the Park summer concert series in Iron Spring Park on Front Street. This free concert series is a signature summer event in Ballston Spa. It’s a great family friendly event made possible by the Ballston Spa Summer Event Sponsorship Fund. Bring your blanket & chairs to the park for a great evening of live music in the village! This week’s concert features the Union Fire Company Band.

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