Friday, January 29
Fish Fry Friday
Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club, 121 NY-32, Schuylerville | 4 – 7 p.m.
We have expanded our club house and invite you to come see our new addition. You are welcome to eat in or call ahead for take-out, 518-695-3917. Menu for dinners: Fish Fry, Chicken Tenders, Clam Strips, Popcorn Shrimp, Coconut Shrimp, Shrimp Scampi, Scallops and Chowder. Ask about our extras and specials and beverages. Everyone is invited, Covid 19 rules will apply. Every Friday through April 10.
Fundraiser Takeout Fish Fry
Knights of Columbus #246, 50 Pine Rd., Saratoga Springs | 5 - 7:30 p.m.
The menu will include Fried or Baked Haddock - $14; Fried Clam Strips - $12 (these meals come with French Fries, Cole Slaw, Tartar Sauce, and Cocktail Sauce); Shrimp Salad Special (comes with French Fries and Cole Slaw), Homemade Macaroni and Cheese - $5; New England Clam Chowder - $4 (8 oz. cup) or $6 (16 oz. container); Side of French Fries - $3; and Dessert - $2. Orders will be taken by calling 518-584-8547 on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday beginning at 1 p.m. and will continue through 4 p.m., except Friday, which will continue right up until the event or we run out of food. Pickup starts at 5 p.m. and every 15 minutes thereafter. You are welcome to come into the building with a mask, or you may call from the parking lot upon your arrival with a description of your vehicle and your meal will be brought out to you. The meal is open to the public. We thank you for your continued support through these challenging times.
Saturday, January 30
Saratoga Chowder Tour 2021
Various locations in Saratoga County, Saturday, January 30 - Saturday, February 6
Saratoga Chowderfest is being reimagined for 2021 as a Chowder Tour! Grab your friends and family and visit participating Saratoga restaurants for a cup or bowl of chowder along with lunch or dinner and your favorite beverage. Participants will also have pints and quarts of chowder to-go! Try the chowder and then go online to vote for your favorite. There will be no $1 samples this year, just bowls/cups/pints and quarts. Due to the restaurants’ limited capacity, reservations are recommended. Online voting will be available at discoversaratoga.org/vote. With the safety of everyone in mind, we hope you will go out and support our local restaurants. Remember, this is a temporary situation and next year we can’t wait to throw the biggest and best Chowderfest yet! For more details visit www.discoversaratoga.org/events/chowderfest.
2021 Chowder Tour at Knights of Columbus
Knights of Columbus 246, 50 Pine Road, Saratoga Springs | 5 – 7 p.m.
Knights of Columbus will be participating in the 2021 Chowder Tour Jan 30-Feb. 6. Orders should be placed after 3 p.m. each day by calling 518-584-8547. On the menu will be something for everyone and will include: New England Clam Chowder and Manhattan Clam Chowder - $6/pint or $13/quart; steamed or raw clams - $10/dozen; raw oysters - $18/dozen; 8 oz. Fried fish sandwich or baked fish with fries - $12; Rueben sandwich with fries - $12; 2-foot-long hot dogs with fries - $10; 16 oz. Mac & cheese - $4; and, 16 oz. Mac & cheese with corned beef - $10. There is plenty of off-street parking, and orders can be delivered to your vehicle if you so choose by calling from the parking lot upon your arrival and describing your vehicle. Even though we’re not on Broadway, you don’t want to miss out on this fabulous opportunity to sample quality cuisine!
Sunday, January 31
Snowy Slow Roll
Palette Café, 493 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 1 – 2 p.m.
Guided by Bikeatoga, we’ll bring the tunes for a leisurely paced guided group ride with bundled attendees. We anticipate approximately a 10mph pace (to stay warmer), looping through safe and quiet neighborhood streets. The ride begins at Palette. We end at Palette and Pint Sized with hot (or cold) beverages and snacks available for purchase. This event continues the Slow Roll rides that we hold the last Sunday of every month, held in participation with Bikeatoga, Bicycle Benefits, Impressions of Saratoga, Dark Horse Mercantile and Palette.
Monday, February 1
Preschool Nature Hour
Wilton Wildlife Preserve, 80 Scout Rd, Gansevoort | 10:30 a.m.
This monthly program is for your youngest explorers (ages 3-6 yrs. old) where we use children’s love of nature to teach simple concepts. Adults are expected to attend. This is an outdoor program so come dressed for the weather. We will go on a short walk, do a nature craft and have a healthy snack. Registration is required by calling 518-450-0321.
Tuesday, February 2
Knitting and Handcrafting Online Meet Up
Zoom Presentation | 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Join our informal online knitting and handcrafting meet up. This online gathering is a perfect opportunity to knit, embroider or do other handwork while chatting companionly with others who are working on their own projects. There will be no instruction, but we welcome the opportunity to show and share our creations. New members welcome. Please register at www.sspl.org. This online program will require access to a computer or mobile device with the Zoom app installed, and/or a phone for audio-only access. Registration with an email is required in order to receive information on how to connect. The email will be sent three hours prior to the scheduled start time of the program. Please see the Zoom instructions for joining a meeting if you have any questions.
Fundraiser Drive-Through/Brooks BBQ
St. Clement’s School, 231 Lake Ave., Saratoga Springs | 4 p.m.
Menu: chicken half, baked potato, coleslaw, dinner roll, butter, cookie, and bottled water, $15. No pre-sales. Drive up to the door between the school and the rectory to purchase your dinners. Cash only. Rain, snow or shine.
Wednesday, February 3
Roast Beef Dinner
Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs | 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Curbside pick up only. Menu: roast beef, mashed potatoes, vegetables, gravy, roll, and tossed salad. Dinner for 2, $25 (cash only). Call Monday or Tuesday between 10 a.m. and Noon to place an order, 518-584-2585.
Thursday, February 4
Luxury Travel Experiences You Can Dream About
Online Zoom Presentation | 10 – 11 a.m.
International travel is coming, and many people are eager to make up for lost time. While the vaccine program continues and we get the pandemic under control, let’s dream a little. Join travel planner Rhona Koretzky to discuss some “wish list” destinations around the world. We’ll talk about how to fit luxury trips into your own travel budget. Please register online at www.sspl.org. Access to a computer or mobile device with the Zoom app installed, or a phone for audio-only access is required. Registration with an email is required in order to receive information on how to connect. The email will be sent three hours prior to the scheduled start time of the program.