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Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 11:00
Location: 
284 Pond Hill Road, Rensselaerville, 12147

Winter Festival at the Huyck Preserve Research Center.  Free event will feature sledding, ice skating (bring your own skates!), live rescue demonstrations, crafts, local vendors, food, rescued animals, and a guided hike. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Huyck Research Station, 284 Pond Hill Road, Rensselaerville, 12147

Date: 
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 17:00
Location: 
28 County Route 351, Medusa, 12120

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner. Take out only; Chicken, biscuit, gravy, vegetable, dessert. 5 to 7 p.m. at Medusa Firehouse, 28 County Route 351, Medusa, 12120

Date: 
Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 17:00
Location: 
3867 Carman Rd. Schenectady, 12303

Ellen's Italian Night. All homemade by member Ellen Dorato. 5 to 8 p.m. at the Guilderland Elks Lodge. 3867 Carman Rd. Schenectady, 12303. All proceeds benefit major projects and the Elks National Foundation. Call (518)355-2480 with a number of people coming.

Date: 
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 19:00
Location: 
1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, 12206

Jhumpa Lahiri, The Creative Life: A conversation series. Join us for a conversation (in English) with one of the best-known writers of her generation. 7 p.m. at the UAlbany Performing Arts Center on the University at Albany’s main campus, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, 12206

Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 13:00
Location: 
1550 Broadway, Rensselaer.

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Russian Poetry Recital Contest.  Dedicated to learning, preserving and sharing the art of Russian poetry, as part of the 12th Annual Russian Winter Festival. Free registration and more info at: www.newrussiacenter.org/upcoming-events/poetry-recital-contest. 1 to 2 p.m. at the New Russia Cultural Center’s home at 1550 Broadway, Rensselaer.

Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 14:00
Location: 
32 Washington Ave. Schenectady, 12305

Handcrafted: The Folk and Their Art. Features a presentation on stoneware by John Scherer and over fifty carefully selected folk art pieces, many of which have never been displayed. Admission is $5, or free for SCHS members. 2 p.m. at Schenectady County Historical Society, 32 Washington Ave. Schenectady, 12305.

Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 14:00
Location: 
7 Old New Salem Rd., Voorheesville (New Salem) 12186

Event Type:

“Swing Era Singers Bob and Ray Eberle, the Pride of Hoosick Falls”. Come take a musical walk down memory lane and learn about these talented Hoosick Falls brothers who made the “Big Time.” Sponsored by the New Scotland Historical Association. 2 p.m. at the Wyman Osterhout Community Center, 7 Old New Salem Rd., Voorheesville (New Salem) 12186.

Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 13:30
Location: 
405 Washington Avenue, Albany 12206

English Country Dance. Dances will be called and taught by Mary Jones.  Admission is $12 at the door, $10 members. 2 to 5 p.m. Dance 1:30 p.m. Introductory workshop, Channing Hall at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, 405 Washington Avenue, Albany 12206. More info: www.danceflurry.org/capital-english or 477-5684

Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 15:00
Location: 
1550 Broadway, Rensselaer

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater.  It's a family-oriented blend of the unique comedy of Gregory Popovich and the talents of his furry costars, as part of the 12th Annual Russian Winter Festival. Admission: $30, children 3 years and below free. Free registration and more info: www.newrussiacenter.org/upcoming-events/popovich-pet-comedy-show. 3 to 4:30 p.m. at New Russia Cultural Center’s home at 1550 Broadway, Rensselaer.

Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 10:00
Location: 
87 Nature Center Way Voorheesville, 12186

Winter Walk at Thacher Nature Center. Join us on a winter walk through woods and fields on Nature Center trails. We’ll explore a variety of habitats and look for signs of wildlife. Bring your snowshoes or rent a pair of ours. If we don’t have snow, we’ll take a winter walk. Call 518-872-0800 to register, reserve snowshoes, and check conditions. Starts at 10 a.m. at 87 Nature Center Way Voorheesville, 12186.

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