Regional Radio Community Events Calendar

COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR

If your not for profit organization has an event coming up that you’d like to add to our community events calendar, there are three ways to get them us.  Mail them to: EVENTS c/o Regional Radio Group, 238 Bay Road, Queensbury, NY 12804.   Fax it to us at 518-761-9893; or e-mail them at events@rrggf.com

1/30/23 –  ON MONDAY JANUARY 30TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 TO 6PM AT THE MALTA COMMUNITY CENTER AT 1 BAYBERRY DRIVE.   APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

1/31/23 –  ON TUESDAY JANUARY 31ST, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM NOON TO 4:30PM AT AMERICAN LEGION POST 49 ON SOUTH MAIN STREET IN FAIR HAVEN VERMONT.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/2/23 –  ON THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2ND, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9AM TO 2PM AT THE STUDENT CENTER ON THE CAMPUS OF SUNY ADIRONDACK ON BAY ROAD IN QUEENSBURY.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/2/23 –  ON THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2ND, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9AM TO 2PM ON THE CAMPUS OF EMPIRE STATE COLLEGE113 WEST AVENUE IN SARATOGA SPRINGS.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/3/23 –  ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3RD, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 10AM TO 3PM AT SARATOGA COUNTY CO-OPERATIVE EXTENSION AT 50 WEST HIGH STREET IN BALLSTON SPA.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/3/23 –  THROUGH SATURDAY FEBRUARY 4TH, SARATOGA  ARTS PRESENTS ITS 2023 HIGH SCHOOL ALL STARS EXHIBITION AT THEIR MAIN GALLERY AT 320 BROADWAY IN SARATOGA SPRINGS.  THE EXHIBITION FEATURES BOTH VISUAL AND WRITTEN ARTWORK FROM STUDENTS ATTENDING SCHOOLS IN SARATOGA, FULTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES.  GALLERY HOURS ARE MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY FROM 9AM TO 5PM; AND SATURDAY FROM NOON TO 4PM.

2/3/23 –  ON SATURDAY FEBRUARY 4TH, THERE WILL BE A MOONLITE SNOW SHOE WALKING TOUR AT THE ROGERS ISLAND VISITORS CENTER IN FORT EDWARD AT 7:30PM.  COST IS ADULTS $10.00; CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER ARE FREE.  TO SIGN UP GO ONLINE AT WWW DOT ROGERS ISLAND DOT ORG.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT RUTH LOSAW AT 518-747-3693 AND LEAVE A MESSAGE.

2/4/23 – ON SATURDAY FEBRUARY 4TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 8AM TO 1PM AT THE COMPANY 4 FIREHOUSE AT 613 MAPLE AVENUE IN SARATOGA SPRINGS.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/5/23 –  ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 5TH, ST. MICHAEL’S CHURCH AT 80 SARATOGA AVENUE/ROUTE NINE IN SOUTH GLENS FALLS WILL HOLD A BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THE SOUTH HIGH MARATHON DANCE FROM 8:30 TO 11:30AM.  COST IS ADULTS $8.00; KIDS 10 AND UNDER $5.00.

2/6/23 – ON MONDAY FEBRUARY 6TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 TO 6PM AT THE BALLSTON SPA ELKS LODGE AT 10 HAMILTON PLACE.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/7/23 –  ON TUESDAY FEBRUARY 7TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9AM TO 2PM AT THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BUILDING 383 BROADWAY IN FORT EDWARD.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/8/23 –  ON WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 10AM TO 4PM AT CRANDALL PUBLIC LIBRARY IN GLENS FALLS.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/8/23 –  ON WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM NOON TO 6PM AT THE SARATOGA SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 175 FIFTH AVENUE IN SARATOGA SPRINGS. APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/9/23 –  ON THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11:30AM TO 4:30PM AT SARATOGA EAGLE AT 45 DUPLAINVILLE ROAD IN SARATOGA SPRINGS.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/10/23 –  ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 TO 6PM AT THE BATTENKILL BRANCH OF THE SARATOGA YMCA AT 184 MAIN STREET IN GREENWICH.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/10/23 –  ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 TO 6PM AT THE WILTON BRANCH OF THE SARATOGA YMCA ON OLD GICK ROAD IN SARATOGA SPRINGS.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/10/23 – ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10TH, THE RED CROSS WILL HOLD A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 TO 6PM AT CHESTERTOWN TOWN HALL ON ROUTE NINE.  APPOINTMENTS ARE MANDATORY.  THERE IS A CRITICAL NEED FOR BLOOD AND ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED.  TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, CONTACT THE RED CROSS BY CALLING 1-800-RED CROSS OR GO ONLINE AT RED CROSS BLOOD DOT ORG 

2/16/23 – North Country ARTS has extended its Rodney Allen Bentley Exhibition, on display at their 2nd Floor Gallery in Glens Falls City Hall at 42 Ridge Street through Friday February 17th.  The gallery is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm. 

2/17/23 –  THE FOLKLIFE CENTER AT CRANDALL PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS TEAMED UP WITH THE HISTORIC SALEM COURTHOUSE AT 58 EAST BROADWAY TO PRESENT A SERIES OF FOLK BAND PERFORMANCES BEGINNING FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17TH WITH THE DUO, “FELLOW PYNINS.  DOORS OPEN AT 6:30PM WITH THE SHOW AT 7PM AND ADMISSION IS FREE.  THE SHOW IS MADE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL ON THE ARTS FOLK ART S PROGRAM.

2/17/23 –  Through Saturday February 18th, North Country ARTS first show of 2023, “The Sweetheart Deal Exhibition” is on display at their main gallery in Suite 120 of the Shirt Factory Building at 71 Lawrence Street in Glens Falls. The exhibit is free and open to the public and gallery hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturdays from Noon to 5pm.

TFN – If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide or experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis, 988 provides connection to free, confidential support. There is hope.  The Lifeline works. For 24/7 confidential support, just call, text, or chat 988.

TFN –  The Chapman Museum is looking for submissions for the Upstate New York Covid-19 Pandemic Diary project. The Museum is seeking to build an archive to preserve our region’s experiences during the pandemic. They hope that people will share their written, lived experiences as a donation to the Museum’s archives. Written submissions can be detailed, specific, or completely anonymous. Individuals may also submit photographs or artwork. Submissions can be hand-written or typed and printed. You may either mail or hand deliver your diary entry to the Chapman Museum, 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, New York, 12801. For more information, or to answer any questions, please call (518)-793-2826 or email educator at chapman museum dot org.

TFN –  THE CLOTHING DONATION SHED OF BOY SCOUT TROOP 56 IN HUDSON FALLS IS OPEN AND LOCATED AT THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AT 9 RIVER STREET.  THE TROOP ACCEPTS DONATIONS OF CLEAN AND WELL CARED FOR PRE-OWNED CLOTHING.  ACCEPTED ITEMS ARE CLOTHING, SHOES, BELTS, PURSES, BLANKETS, SHEETS, CURTAINS, PILLOWCASES, AND STUFFED ANIMALS.  THE TROOP RECEIVES FUNDING FOR THE DONATIONS AND HAS THE OPTION TO USE DONATIONS TO SERVE THE COMMUNITY AS WELL.

TFN – Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County offers a free, confidential Family Budget Coaching Program to community residents.  The one-on-one sessions are available to individuals and families who want to improve their financial literacy, set goals, create a savings plan, reduce debt and get a better handle on their finances.  The trained coaches will offer sessions either via zoom or in person in Glens Falls, Warrensburg and Johnsburg.  For more information on this program, please contact Roxanne Westcott at rmw 38 at cornell dot edu or call (518) 668-4881.

TFN –  IF YOU DON’T PRESENTLY HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE, THE CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM AT GLENS FALLS HOSPITAL PAYS FOR THE COST OF MAMMOGRAMS, PAP TESTS, AND TAKE HOME COLON CANCER TESTS.  MOST LOCAL DOCTORS AND HEALTH CENTERS PARTICIPATE AND BOTH MEN AND WOMEN ARE ELIGIBLE. CALL 518-926-6570 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

TFN –  LITERACY NEW YORK OF THE GREATER CAPITAL REGION OFFERS FREE TUTORING IN READING, WRITING, MATH, SPEAKING ENGLISH AND PREPARING FOR G.E.D AND CITIZENSHIP TESTS.  TRAINED VOLUNTEER TUTORS ARE MATCHED WITH STUDENTS FOR FREE, PRIVATE ONE TO ONE TEACHING. THE GLENS FALLS OFFICE PROVIDES SERVICES TO ADULTS 16 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER WHO LIVE IN WARREN AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 518-793-7414.

TFN –  BOY SCOUT TROOP 99 IN SOUTH GLENS FALLS CONDUCTS AN ON GOING DEPOSIT BOTTLE AND CAN DRIVE TO SUPPORT ITS OUTDOOR PROGRAMS.  COLLECTION BINS CAN BE FOUND AT THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF SOUTH GLENS FALLS AT 15 MAPLEWOOD PARKWAY AND IN OTHER VARIOUS LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE AND TOWN OF SOUTH GLENS FALLS AND MOREAU