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Fri­day, June 21 BAL­LOON AND BBQ FES­TI­VAL: The 6th An­nual Saratoga Bal­loon and BBQ Fes­ti­val is back once again at the Saratoga County Fair­grounds in Ball­ston Spa, June 21-23. The show opens on Fri­day at 3 p.m. and closes af­ter the Bal­loon Glow at dusk. Satur­day runs from 11 a.m. un­til 8 p.m. and Sun­day hours are 11 a.m. through 5 p.m. Adult ad­mis­sion is $12 at the gate, kids $5. On Sun­day, Fam­ily Day, all tick­ets are just $5 each for adults or chil­dren. Dis­counted ad­vance sales tick­ets are avail­able on the the Fes­ti­val web­site www. bal­loo­nandbbq.com.

DI­A­BETES PRO­GRAM: A Pro­gram on Di­a­betes will be pre­sented at the Clifton Park Half­moon Li­brary on Fri­day June 21 from 10:00am to 12:00 pm. Laura Green­away, Amer­i­can Di­a­betes As­so­ci­a­tion will pro­vide an over­view of the mis­sion of the Amer­i­can Di­a­betes As­so­ci­a­tion and will share im­por­tant sta­tis­tics re­gard­ing di­a­betes. This ses­sion geared to­ward se­niors will give par­tic­i­pants an in-depth un­der­stand­ing of what pre-di­a­betes is in­clud­ing the symp­toms, risk fac­tors, and how it is di­ag­nosed. Fi­nally, by the end of the pre­sen­ta­tion, par­tic­i­pants will have learned preven­tion strate­gies to im­prove their over­all health. The pro­gram is pre­sented through the Albany Guardian So­ci­ety and is cospon­sored by the Li­brary, Shenen­de­howa Neigh­bors Con­nect­ing and the Senior Ser­vices Com­mit­tee of CAP­TAIN/CHS as part of a se­ries of pro­grams of in­ter­est to area se­niors. WIFFLE BALL TOUR­NA­MENT: 4th An­nual Wiffle Ball Tour­na­ment to Ben­e­fit St. Luke’s Re­cov­ery Re­source Cen­ter. Please join us and bring your fam­ily, friends and co-work­ers to this friendly com­pe­ti­tion, a fun evening out with lots of great food at a great price! $10. all you­can-eat, chil­dren un­der 10 eat free. Teams from around the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict will be com­pet­ing to sup­port re­cov­ery. www.stlukeson­the­hill.org/ re­cov­ery. Satur­day, June 22 TALK SARATOGA: Lis­ten To ‘Talk Saratoga’, this Satur­day June 22nd from 8-9am on 91.1FM -WSPN Ra­dio. Join host Rick Thomp­son as he wel­comes guest Ken­dall Hicks, Demo­cratic can­di­date for Com­mis­sioner of Pub­lic Safety in Saratoga Springs Novem­ber elec­tion.. You can also lis­ten live on your com­puter at http://tunein.com/ ra­dio/WSPN-911-s22928/ Please feel free to call in with ques­tions to 518-580-5783.

ART EX­HIBIT: North Coun­try Art, an arts or­ga­ni­za­tion in Glens Falls, has a se­ries of truly spec­tac­u­lar art ex­hibits lined up at its main gallery lo­cated at 71 Lawrence Street, Suite #114 at the Shirt Fac­tory in Glens Falls, and sec­ond floor Gallery at City Hall in Glens Falls at 42 Ridge St., in­clud­ing: “Lights & Color Ev­ery­where” Ex­hi­bi­tion, Run­ning June 22nd Au­gust 3rd @ the NCA Main Gallery, Ex­hi­bi­tion Re­cep­tion: June 22nd at the NCA Main Gallery, 5:00pm - 7:00pm with light re­fresh­ments avail­able. Gallery is open 12:30pm - 4:30pm, Thurs­days - Satur­days. BAL­LOON AND BBQ FES­TI­VAL: The 6th An­nual Saratoga Bal­loon and BBQ Fes­ti­val is back once again at the Saratoga County Fair­grounds in Ball­ston Spa, June 21-23. The show opens on Fri­day at 3 p.m. and closes af­ter the Bal­loon Glow at dusk. Satur­day runs from 11 a.m. un­til 8 p.m. and Sun­day hours are 11 a.m. through 5 p.m. Adult ad­mis­sion is $12 at the gate, kids $5. On Sun­day, Fam­ily Day, all tick­ets are just $5 each for adults or chil­dren. Dis­counted ad­vance sales tick­ets are avail­able on the the Fes­ti­val web­site www. bal­loo­nandbbq.com YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 5840746 or at www.yaddo.org AMER­I­CAN LE­GION MEET­ING: Amer­i­can Le­gion Adiron­dack Post 70 will hold its next monthly meet­ing on Satur­day, June 22, at 10AM. 34 West Av­enue. MERFOLK PARTY: noon, Schuylervi­lle Pub­lic Li­brary, 52 Ferry St., Schuylervi­lle. Mer­maids, mer­men, and aquatic crea­tures re­joice! We are host­ing our sec­ond an­nual merfolk party with crafts, games, and wa­ter fun! Wear some­thing you don’t mind get­ting wet for this fam­ily friendly event! (Rain date: June 29) 518-695-6641. NYS 5-HOUR PRE-LI­CENS­ING CLASS will be of­fered Satur­day, June 22nd from 9am to 2pm at the United Methodist Church, 175 Fifth Av­enue, Saratoga Springs. The cost for the class is $40.00. To Reg­is­ter: call John Rinko at (518) 5842221 or E-Mail: RinkoDriv­ingS­chool.com. A por­tion from the class cost is do­nated to the United Methodist Church. Sun­day, June 23 BREAK­FAST BUF­FET: 8-11:30 a.m. at Ital­ian Amer­i­can Post #35, 247 Grand Ave., Saratoga Springs. Eggs made to or­der, toast, pan­cakes, french toast, home fries, hash, break­fast sausage, ba­con, sausage gravy and bis­cuits, cof­fee, juice, pas­tries, fruit cock­tail. $8 for adults, $7 for se­niors. Chil­dren un­der five are free. $10 for carry out. CAR WASH FUNDRAISER: Car wash fundraiser hosted by the Sons of the Amer­i­can Le­gion. Sun­day, June 23rd from 10 am to 2pm. Amer­i­can Le­gion, 34 West Ave., Saratoga Springs. All do­na­tions ap­pre­ci­ated. STAR­BUCK SPEAKER DIANA BRYSON BARNES: “LIFE ON THE BOR­DER.”

12:00 – 2:30 p.m. Sun­day, June 23 at the Saratoga Casino & Ho­tel, 342 Jef­fer­son St., Saratoga Springs. Skid­more pro­fes­sor and im­mi­gra­tion pol­icy ex­pert Diana Bryson Barnes will share her in­sights based on per­sonal ex­pe­ri­ence work­ing with im­mi­grants and the peo­ple who serve their needs. Her talk about “Life on the Bor­der: Di­vi­sion & Re­union” will be fea­tured at the 2019 Kathryn H. Star­buck Legacy Lun­cheon, hosted by the Saratoga Springs Demo­cratic Com­mit­tee. For tick­ets ($60/per­son), RSVP or more info: Ge­orge Cain, SSDC Trea­surer, 518-587-1757 or ge­[email protected]­gadems.org WALK­ING TOUR: His­toric Congress Park - Join Char­lie Kuen­zel & Dave Pat­ter­son, own­ers of Saratoga Tours LLC, for an en­ter­tain­ing and ed­u­ca­tional stroll through his­toric Congress Park.

Meet at: Front Steps of Can­field Casino. All Sun­day morn­ing tours start at 10:30 a.m. and last ap­prox­i­mately 90 min­utes. The cost per tour is $7 for SSPF mem­bers and $10 for non-mem­bers. Re­quires walk­ing & stand­ing and cov­ers var­ied ter­rain. Buy a ticket for four tours and re­ceive the fifth tour free. Reser­va­tions are en­cour­aged, but not nec­es­sary. For more in­for­ma­tion or to make a reser­va­tion, please call the Saratoga Springs Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion at (518) 587-5030, visit www. sarato­gap­reser­va­tion.org or email Ni­cole Ba­bie, Mem­ber­ship & Pro­grams Di­rec­tor, at nba­[email protected]­gap­reser­va­tion.org. BAL­LOON AND BBQ FES­TI­VAL: The 6th An­nual Saratoga Bal­loon and BBQ Fes­ti­val is back once again at the Saratoga County Fair­grounds in Ball­ston Spa, June 21-23. The show opens on Fri­day at 3 p.m. and closes af­ter the Bal­loon Glow at dusk. Satur­day runs from 11 a.m. un­til 8 p.m. and Sun­day hours are 11 a.m. through 5 p.m. Adult ad­mis­sion is $12 at the gate, kids $5. On Sun­day, Fam­ily Day, all tick­ets are just $5 each for adults or chil­dren. Dis­counted ad­vance sales tick­ets are avail­able on the the Fes­ti­val web­site www. bal­loo­nandbbq.com YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 5840746 or at www.yaddo.org

STEAK ROAST: The Ris­ing Sun Lodge # 103 Free & Ac­cepted Ma­sons at 687 North Broad­way, Saratoga Springs will host their an­nual Steak Roast3:00PM to 6:00 PM on June 23. Menu in­cludes: Steak Cooked to Or­der, po­tato, salad, vegetable, dessert & bev­er­age. $ 20.00 Adult - Child $ 8.00 ST. JEAN BAP­TISTE DAY: St. Jean Bap­tiste Day Cel­e­bra­tion & “Je Me Sou­viens…I Re­mem­ber” with Dr. Janet Shideler. La Fédéra­tion Franco-Améri­caine du NY, will cel­e­brate the feast of St. John the Bap­tist with a mass and re­cep­tion on Sun­day, June 23, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary of the As­sump­tion Church, 119 Broad St. in Water­ford. The cel­e­brant will be Father Jef­fery L’Arche of­fi­ci­at­ing the mass in English and French with a choir singing French hymns. Fol­low­ing the mass, La Fédéra­tion Franco Améri­caine du NY wel­comes Dr. Janet Shideler from Siena Col­lege to bring her project, “Je Me Sou­viens…I Re­mem­ber,” to the re­cep­tion, to be held in the parish hall. Dr. Shideler project, funded by the Na­tional En­dow­ment for the Hu­man­i­ties, seeks to dig­i­tally pre­serve the rich cul­tural her­itage of up­state New York Franco-Amer­i­can com­mu­ni­ties. In­di­vid­u­als can bring old fam­ily pho­tos, toys, reli­gious medals, news­pa­pers clip­pings, needle­work, sheet mu­sic, bob­bins, spin­dles, mil­i­tary medals, any­thing that helps to tell your Fran­coAmer­i­can story. The items will be scanned and en­tered into the data­base. Even­tu­ally, the items will be able to be viewed at the New York Her­itage Dig­i­tal Col­lec­tion that is on­line. The pub­lic is in­vited.

VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisurely-paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in. Ben­ning­ton, VT. Sun­day, June 23, 2019, Jay’s Art Shop and Gallery, 113 South Street, Ben­ning­ton, VT. Reg­is­tra­tion is from 1:00-1:25, Group walk starts at 1:30. Mon­day, June 24 SOUTH­ERN SARATOGA ART SO­CI­ETY MEET­ING: The June meet­ing of SSAS will be held on Mon­day, June 24, 6:30 p.m. at the Clifton Park Senior Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 6 Clifton Com­mon Blvd. Pas­tel artist, Carolyn Jus­tice, will do a demon­stra­tion in pas­tels. She has worked as a fash­ion il­lus­tra­tor and por­trait artist and has a stu­dio on Beek­man Street in Saratoga Springs. Meet­ings are open to the pub­lic. BA­SIC COM­PUTER SKILLS: With Bob Strom-

berg. 10:00am – 12:00pm (Mem­ber­ship not re­quired. No charge; but ad­vanced sign up is re­quired) June 24: In­tro to An­ces­try.com Clifton Park Senior Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 6 Clifton Com­mon Ct., Clifton Park. For in­for­ma­tion and reser­va­tions, please con­tact the Clifton Park Senior Com­mu­nity Cen­ter at (518) 3831343. WELL­NESS WALK: 11 a.m., Edie Road Trail­head. Come en­joy na­ture with oth­ers look­ing to get out­side at least once a month on a Mon­day. The walk is geared to­wards gen­tle ex­er­cise and is for par­tic­i­pants at ba­sic fit­ness lev­els. The walk will not take place in bad weather so reg­is­tra­tion is ap­pre­ci­ated. (518) 4500321. www.wilton­pre­serve.org. PRESCHOOL NA­TURE HOUR: But­ter­flies, 10:30 am at Camp Saratoga. This monthly pro­gram is for our youngest ex­plor­ers (ages 3-6 years old) where we use chil­dren’s love of na­ture to teach sim­ple con­cepts. Adults are ex­pected to at­tend. This is an out­door pro­gram so please come dressed for the weather. We will go on a short walk, do a sim­ple na­ture craft, and have a healthy snack! Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. 80 Scout Road, Wil­ton. (518) 450-0321. www.wilton­pre­serve.org. Tues­day, June 25 AF­TER THE FIRE’S MONTHLY MEET­ING: Af­ter the Fire;s monthly meet­ing will be Tues­day, June 25 th at 7 PM at Half­moon Town Hall on Lower New­town Rd. in Half­moon. Af­ter the Fire is a non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tion that helps Saratoga County Res­i­dents who have suf­fered a loss due to fire. Fam­i­lies are pro­vided with gift cards, a night’s stay at a par­tic­i­pat­ing ho­tel/mo­tel, Red Cross re­fer­ral, in­for­ma­tional ma­te­rial, emo­tional sup­port. etc. Meet­ings are held on the 4th Tues­day of the month at 7PM as fol­lows: Feb., March, Oct., & Nov. at Ea­gle Matt Lee Fire­house on Wash­ing­ton St. in Ball­ston Spa; April, May, June & Sept. at Half­moon Town Hall on Lower New­town Rd. in Half­moon. Any­one in­ter­ested in learn­ing more about Af­ter The Fire, or be­com­ing a mem­ber, may at­tend a meet­ing, visit us on Face­book at www. af­terthe­fire.org, or leave a mes­sage on voice­mail at 518-435- 4571. COOK­BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m. Schuylervi­lle Pub­lic Li­brary, 52 Ferry St., Schuylervi­lle. Cook­book Club par­tic­i­pants will bring a pre­pared item of their choice from the book of the month to share, and dis­cuss the recipes and prepa­ra­tion. Try some­thing new, dif­fer­ent eth­nic se­lec­tions, pop­u­lar chefs, and classic recipes! Reg­is­tra­tion Re­quired. 518-695-6641. Wed­nes­day, June 26 BEGIN­NERS LINE DANC­ING: Ball­ston Spa Elks Lodge will be host­ing begin­ners line danc­ing start­ing ev­ery Wed­nes­day Night for the Month of June 7pm. We will also have ad­vanced be­gin­ner classes start­ing at 8pm. Kevin Richards will be join­ing us on Wed­nes­day nights teach­ing new dances each week. $10 per per­son with pro­ceeds go­ing to Wreaths Across Amer­ica. For more in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Shelly Bessey at 5187918013 or [email protected]­i­zon.net PICKIN’ SES­SION: Wed­nes­day, June 26 at 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Free to the pub­lic, am­ple free park­ing and please bring a snack to be shared.Come lis­ten or bring an in­stru­ment and play along. Ball­ston Area Senior Cit­i­zens Inc., Mil­ton Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 310 North­line Rd., Ball­ston Spa. FREE PRE­SEN­TA­TION: 12:30 p.m. onWed­nes­day, June 26, Senior Scams – Keep­ing our Se­niors Safe in the 21 st Cen­tury. Trooper Roth­wein, Sr. will be here to ad­dress many of the scams that are out there to­day. He will dis­cuss how to safe­guard against be­ing a vic­tim and how to re­port it if you are. Clifton Park Senior Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 6 Clifton Com­mon Ct., Clifton Park. For in­for­ma­tion and reser­va­tions, please con­tact the Clifton Park Senior Com­mu­nity Cen­ter at (518) 383-1343. Mem­ber­ship not re­quired but ad­vance sign up re­quired. CHICKEN & BIS­CUITS SWISS STEAK DIN­NER: 4:30 - 6:30 p.m., Saratoga – Wil­ton Elks Lodge # 161, 1 Elks Lane, Rt. 9, Saratoga Springs. Soup Du Jour, Toss Salad, Chicken and Bis­cuits, Swiss Steak, Mashed Pota­toes, Sea­sonal Veg­eta­bles, Rolls and But­ter, Dessert, Cof­fee and Tea. Do­na­tion: $12 Adults, $11 Se­niors (62 years) and Mil­i­tary(Ac­tive or Re­tired) with ID Card, $8 Chil­dren 5-12, Chil­dren Un­der 5 Free. $12.00 All Take­outs. Cash Bar Avail­able. Call (518) 584-2585 for more in­for­ma­tion. VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisure­ly­paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in.Sch­enec­tady/Vale Ceme­tery. Wed­nes­day, June 26, 2019, start­ing from Col­lege Park Hall at Union Col­lege, 450 Nott Street, Sch­enec­tady, NY 12308. Reg­is­tra­tion is from 8:30-8:55, guided walk starts at 9. CHAPMAN MU­SEUM: Wed., June 26 at 7 pm Per­for­mance Se­ries: Voices from the Past #2 — Deathly In­trigue. At the Chapman. Free. Part two of this se­ries will fea­ture lo­cal ac­tors pre­sent­ing in­ter­pre­tive mono­logues of Abigail West, James Mor­gan and Maude Ryan who all had in­trigue sur­round­ing their un­timely deaths. The Chapman Mu­seum is lo­cated at 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls. For more in­for­ma­tion call (518) 793-2826. Thurs­day, June 27 BOOK CLUB: 7 p.m. Schuylervi­lle Pub­lic Li­brary, 52 Ferry St., Schuylervi­lle. Stop in prior to pick up your copy of this month’s book, and then re­turn for dis­cus­sion. 518-695-6641. ITAL­IAN MEAL: Ital­ian Meal on the Lawn, June 27, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. This an­nual tra­di­tion takes place on the front lawn of the Mu­seum and in­cludes Ital­ian food, re­fresh­ments, en­ter­tain­ment, and a chil­dren’s craft ta­ble. The Mu­seum will be open for tour­ing. Take out is also avail­able. Amer­i­can Ital­ian Her­itage As­so­ci­a­tion and Mu­seum, 1227 Cen­tral Av­enue, Albany. (518) 4351979. www.amer­i­can­i­tal­ian­mu­seum.org. Fri­day, June 28 ART EX­HIBIT: North Coun­try Art, an arts or­ga­ni­za­tion in Glens Falls, has a se­ries of truly spec­tac­u­lar art ex­hibits lined up at its main gallery lo­cated at 71 Lawrence Street, Suite #114 at the Shirt Fac­tory in Glens Falls, and sec­ond floor Gallery at City Hall in Glens Falls at 42 Ridge St., in­clud­ing: “Vince Riggi & Me­gan A. Schoorp” Ex­hi­bi­tion, Run­ning June 24th - Au­gust 2nd @ the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, Ex­hi­bi­tion Re­cep­tion: June 28th at the 2nd Floor Gallery at City Hall, 5:00pm -7:00pm with light re­fresh­ments avail­able. Gallery is open 9:00am - 4:00pm, Mon­day - Fri­day. EVENING WITH ELVIS: An Evening with Elvis star­ring Donny “Elvis” Romines Fri­day, June 28th at the Saratoga-Wil­ton Elks Lodge, Rt.9, Saratoga. Tick­ets $15.00 at the door. There will be raf­fles, 50⁄50, cash bar and food is avail­able. All pro­ceeds to ben­e­fit the Amer­i­can Cancer So­ci­ety. Doors open at 6PM, show­time 7PM. For more in­for­ma­tion, call He­len at 518-745-7821. FISH FRY: The Knights of Colum­bus #246 will be host­ing a Fish Fry on Fri­day, June 28th, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. For just $12.00 ($1.00 ex­tra for take-out), treat your­self to a large por­tion of ei­ther Fried or Baked Had­dock or an 8-oz. serv­ing of Clam Strips, served with French Fries, Cole Slaw, Tar­tar Sauce, and Cock­tail Sauce. Also avail­able for pur­chase are New Eng­land Clam Chow­der, Mac­a­roni and Cheese, and Dessert. The Knights’ events are al­ways open to the pub­lic, fam­i­lies are wel­come, there is con­ve­nient park­ing, and drinks are rea­son­ablypriced. What more could you ask for? Please lend your sup­port to these events so that the Knights can con­tinue to of­fer their sup­port to our schools and to the many other causes in the com­mu­nity that they help out with. FAM­ILY MOVIE NIGHT: 6 p.m. Schuylervi­lle Pub­lic Li­brary, 52 Ferry St., Come on in and en­joy some snacks and a movie on the big screen with fam­ily! AN­NUAL YARD SALE: June 28 & 29, 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Porter Cor­ners United Methodist Church , 512 Allen Road, in­vite the pub­lic to our yearly yard sale, as a buyer... won­der­ful...as a seller .... spec­tac­u­lar! Bring your ta­ble and sale items and set up for free! The more selling, the more peo­ple who will come to buy. Set up is Fri­day the 28th @ 8 a.m. Hot dogs, chips and cold drinks will be avail­able for pur­chase. Call Jane at 518 893 2289 for more in­for­ma­tion. Satur­day, June 29 AN­NUAL YARD SALE: June 28 & 29, 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Porter Cor­ners United Methodist Church , 512 Allen Road, in­vite the pub­lic to our yearly yard sale, as a buyer... won­der­ful...as a seller .... spec­tac­u­lar! Bring your ta­ble and sale items and set up for free! The more selling, the more peo­ple who will come to buy. Set up is Fri­day the 28th @ 8 a.m. Hot dogs, chips and cold drinks will be avail­able for pur­chase. Call Jane at 518 893 2289 for more in­for­ma­tion. YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/ cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo. org POKER TOUR­NA­MENT BEN­E­FIT: Poker Tour­na­ment Ben­e­fit - $1Mil­lion Seat Prize. It’s the 3rd An­nual Saratoga Open Poker Tour­na­ment, a multi-cause ben­e­fit event be­ing held once again at the Part­ing Glass Pub. Win­ner earns a seat at the $1M World Poker Tour stop in Mon­treal. Ho­tel is in­cluded in the prize, which is trans­fer­able and there is a Cash Buy Out Op­tion. 2PM Start. En­try is $20 Ad­vance or $30 at Door. Info at Free4Al­lPok­[email protected] or dial the venue at 583-1916. Sun­day, June 30 WALK­ING TOUR: “Wealth & Well­ness: Franklin Square” Car­rie Wo­erner, NYS Assem­bly­woman and for­mer SSPF Ex­ec­u­tive Di­rec­tor, will lead a tour through the ar­chi­tec­turally rich his­toric Franklin Square area. Meet at: NW Cor­ner of Di­vi­sion Street & Broad­way. All Sun­day morn­ing tours start at 10:30 a.m. and last ap­prox­i­mately 90 min­utes. The cost per tour is $7 for SSPF mem­bers and $10 for non-mem­bers. Re­quires walk­ing & stand­ing and cov­ers var­ied ter­rain. Buy a ticket for four tours and re­ceive the fifth tour free. Reser­va­tions are en­cour­aged, but not nec­es­sary. For more in­for­ma­tion or to make a reser­va­tion, please call the Saratoga Springs Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion at (518) 587-5030, visit www. sarato­gap­reser­va­tion.org or email Ni­cole Ba­bie, Mem­ber­ship & Pro­grams Di­rec­tor, at nba­[email protected]­gap­reser­va­tion.org. YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/ cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo. org VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisure­ly­paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in. Lake Placid. Sun­day, June 30, 2019, start­ing at Lake Placid Vis­i­tors Bureau, 2608 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY. Reg­is­tra­tion is from 1:00-1:25, group walk starts at 1:30. Tues­day, July 2 MU­SIC-IN­SPIRED LES­SON AND CON­CERT: Tues­day, July 2 at 6:30 p.m. hosted by Al­banySarato­ga Spir­i­tual Ad­ven­tures at Home of the Good Shep­herd, 400 Church St., Saratoga Springs. Join us for a pro­gram by Sci­ence of Mind Prac­ti­tioner and mu­si­cian Elaine Sil­ver. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit www. newthought­newyork.org or call (518) 366-9918. MOM ON THE GO: - Ba­sic makeup and quick hair styles for the busy mom. Tues­day, July 2 from 6:00 8:00 pm. Pro­gram pre­sented by Bella Nani Day Spa. Pro­gram made pos­si­ble in part with a do­na­tion from the BHBL Mom’s Club. Please reg­is­ter by call­ing The Town of Ball­ston Com­mu­nity Li­brary at 518-399-8174 or visit to­bli­[email protected] Wed­nes­day, July 3 PUP­PET PANDEMONIU­M: The Pup­pet Peo­ple present Pup­pet Pandemoniu­m on Wed­nes­day, July 3 from

10:00 am - 11:00 am. This is a drop in pro­gram and ev­ery­one is wel­come. The pro­gram will be held at Charl­ton Heights Ele­men­tary School (170 Stage Road, Ball­ston Lake). An out­ra­geously funny orig­i­nal va­ri­ety show with a zany cast of six­teen pup­pets! The Show in­cludes a royal dis­as­ter, a nurs­ery rhyme spoof, a song about ev­ery­one’s fa­vorite food, a boy named dude, a break­fast dilemma and a western melo­drama. For more in­for­ma­tion, please call the Town of Ball­ston Com­mu­nity Li­brary at 518-399-8174 ext 3 or visit to­bli­[email protected] VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisure­ly­paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in. Broad­al­bin. Wed­nes­day, July 3, 2019, start­ing from the Ful­ton County Vis­i­tors Cen­ter, Gloversvil­le, NY 12078. Reg­is­tra­tion is from 8:30-8:55, guided walk starts at 9. Thurs­day, July 4 FIRECRACKE­R4: The Firecracke­r4 gets un­der­way at 9 a.m. The USATF-cer­ti­fied course, which starts and fin­ishes at the Saratoga Springs City Cen­ter, takes run­ners south on Broad­way to Cir­cu­lar Street, east through the his­toric res­i­den­tial dis­trict and fin­ishes be­hind the City Cen­ter. The Fire­cracker Sparkler Kids’ Run, a half-mile fun run down Broad­way for more than 500 kids of all ages and abil­i­ties pre­sented by the Saratoga Chil­dren’s Mu­seum, will fol­low the main event at 10:30 a.m. All par­tic­i­pants will re­ceive a com­mem­o­ra­tive fin­isher’s medal and re­fresh­ments, and par­ents are in­vited to run with their chil­dren. The en­try fee is $5, and you can reg­is­ter on­line through July 1 at mid­night at firecracke­r4. com. Par­tic­i­pants can also sign up at reg­is­tra­tion/ packet pick at the Saratoga City Cen­ter on Wed­nes­day, July 3 from 3-7 p.m. and race day morn­ing in the Saratoga City Cen­ter from 7-8:45 a.m. Fol­low­ing the two road races, par­tic­i­pants and spec­ta­tors are in­vited to wan­der through the event’s ven­dor vil­lage fea­tur­ing an ar­ray of food, ap­parel and run­ning/fit­ness/health ven­dors. They can also lis­ten to Funk Evo­lu­tion, one of the Cap­i­tal Re­gion’s hottest horn-fueled funk/R&B bands, per­form on the main stage lo­cated at the City Cen­ter from 8:45-11 a.m. Par­tic­i­pants and spec­ta­tors are in­vited to stay in town to en­joy the city’s fes­tive All-Amer­i­can Cel­e­bra­tion fea­tur­ing fam­ily photo op­por­tu­ni­ties with pa­tri­otic characters, an All-Amer­i­can BBQ & Dessert Fes­ti­val, a classic car show, and a 7 p.m. con­cert in the Springs Street park­ing lot fea­tur­ing The Au­diostars. Around 9:30 p.m., en­joy a live read­ing of the Dec­la­ra­tion of In­de­pen­dence fol­lowed by fire­works with pa­tri­otic mu­sic. For more in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter, please visit firecracke­r4.com. DEC­LA­RA­TION OF IN­DE­PEN­DENCE READ­ING: Senior Colonie Town Jus­tice and Court Ad­min­is­tra­tor, Peter G. Crum­mey will pub­licly read the Dec­la­ra­tion of In­de­pen­dence at the Loudonvill­e Green in Colonie, New York, on July 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the re­quest of the Greater Loudonvill­e As­so­ci­a­tion. This will mark the Fif­teenth An­nual Fourth of July pre­sen­ta­tion by Judge Crum­mey and the Greater Loudonvill­e As­so­ci­a­tion. Re­fresh­ments will be served. ART & PLOW FEST: A cel­e­bra­tion of art and agri­cul­ture will take place at the an­nual Art & Plow Fest and Fourth of July Pa­rade on Thurs­day, July 4 in Salem, N.Y. The pa­rade kicks off on Main Street at 5 p.m. with lo­cal farm­ers parad­ing their prized cows, oxen and horses along with farm equip­ment, classic cars and an­tique trucks. Areaor­ga­ni­za­tions, in­di­vid­u­als and busi­nesses will show­case their cre­ative tal­ents in floats and per­for­mances. The Art & Plow Fest will fea­ture pop-up art gal­leries around town and food ven­dors, a lo­cal brew­ery and an ar­ti­san mar­ket at the train de­pot from 4-8 p.m. Live mu­sic from 6-8 p.m. fea­tures blue­grass band Big Stone Gap and a Kids Cor­ner will keep lit­tle ones en­ter­tained. In­for­ma­tion and full sched­ule of events: www. salem­ny­cham­ber.com. Fri­day, July 5 FREE MOVIES IN THE PARK: Free movies in Wiswall Park are back for the twelfth sum­mer in a row, pre­sented by the Ball­ston Spa Busi­ness and Pro­fes­sional As­so­ci­a­tion, as part of its monthly First Fri­day ac­tiv­i­ties. “Ralph Breaks the In­ter­net” will be shown on July 5 (rain date July 6). All films are fam­ily-friendly. The movies are pro­jected onto the wall of the ad­ja­cent Front Street Deli build­ing on Front Street in the vil­lage and be­gin at ap­prox­i­mately dusk (8:30-8:45 pm). At­ten­dees are en­cour­aged to bring lawn chairs or blan­kets to sit on. Movie snacks will be avail­able. Be­fore the movies, fam­i­lies are en­cour­aged to stroll to down­town shops, restau­rants, mu­se­ums and other venues par­tic­i­pat­ing in First Fri­day. There will be movie themed ac­tiv­i­ties with that evening’s film. The movies are free to the pub­lic.To learn more, visit at www. ball­ston.org. Satur­day, July 6 YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/ cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo. org Sun­day, July 7 BREAK­FAST BUF­FET: Saratoga – Wil­ton Elks Lodge # 161 Break­fast Buf­fet. Eggs to or­der, Fruit Cock­tail, French Toast / Pan­cakes, Pota­toes, Break­fast Sausage and Ham, Corned Beef Hash, Sausage Gravy and Bis­cuits, Scram­bled Eggs, Eggs Bene­dict, Juice, Cof­fee and Tea. 8:30-11 am at 1 Elks Lane, Rt. 9, Saratoga Springs. Do­na­tion Re­quested: Adults $9.00, Se­niors(62 Years) and Mil­i­tary (Ac­tive/Re­tired with ID Card) $8.00, Chil­dren 5—12 $7.00, Un­der 5 Free. Take­outs $9. Call (518) 584-2585 for more in­for­ma­tion. FLAG RE­TIRE­MENT: Water­ford Har­bor Farm­ers Mar­ket will be ac­cept­ing worn, torn flags for their proper dis­posal on Sun­day, July 7, from 9:00 am to 1:00pm. The flags will be de­liv­ered to the Saratoga County Vet­eran’s Agency. Gold Star Moth­ers cut stars from worn-out U.S. flags, Each star is washed and pressed, then placed in a small bag with a note that reads: “I am part of our Amer­i­can flag that has flown over a home in the U.S.A. I can no longer fly. The sun and winds have caused me to be­come tat­tered and torn. Please carry me as a re­minder that you are not for­got­ten.” These stars are dis­trib­uted to men and women who have served in the Armed Ser­vices. Water­ford Har­bor Farm­ers Mar­ket is lo­cated at One Tug­boat Al­ley and op­er­ates each Sun­day from the first Sun­day in June un­til Colum­bus Day week­end from 9:00 to 1:00. WALK­ING TOUR: “The Spa Com­plex” Join Linda Har­vey-Opiteck on a tour of the Spa Com­plex which is the core of the Spa State Park, Na­tional His­toric Land­mark. Learn the his­tory lead­ing to its de­vel­op­ment which in­volved key lo­cal and na­tional in­di­vid­u­als while ex­plor­ing the ar­chi­tec­ture and land­scape. Meet at: 108 Av­enue of the Pines in front of Hall of Springs. All Sun­day morn­ing tours start at 10:30 a.m. and last ap­prox­i­mately 90 min­utes. The cost per tour is $7 for SSPF mem­bers and $10 for non-mem­bers. Re­quires walk­ing & stand­ing and cov­ers var­ied ter­rain. Buy a ticket for four tours and re­ceive the fifth tour free. Reser­va­tions are en­cour­aged, but not nec­es­sary. For more in­for­ma­tion or to make a reser­va­tion, please call the Saratoga Springs Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion at (518) 587-5030, visit www. sarato­gap­reser­va­tion.org or email Ni­cole Ba­bie, Mem­ber­ship & Pro­grams Di­rec­tor, at nba­[email protected]­gap­reser­va­tion.org. YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/ cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo. org BREAK­FAST: All You Can Eat Break­fast Buf­fet and Omelet Sta­tion at the Water­ford Knights of Colum­bus. Our buf­fet fea­tur­ing our fa­mous Omelet Sta­tion, Eggs cooked to or­der, Pan­cakes, (plain and blue­berry) French toast, sausage, ba­con, home fries, toast, bagels, pas­tries, cof­fee, tea, or­ange and ap­ple juices, hot choco­late. Take a chance to win the 50⁄50 draw­ing. Each paid break­fast ticket also en­ters you in a chance to win a free break­fast at a later date. 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Sun­day July 7 and ev­ery first Sun­day of the month, K of C Hall, 76 Grace Street, Water­ford. $8.00 adult - $4.00 chil­dren – (Chil­dren un­der 4 free). 518-237-9330. Tues­day, July 9 LO­CAL MAGICIANS MEET­ING: The lo­cal group of The So­ci­ety of Amer­i­can Magicians, As­sem­bly #24, meets at 7:30 PM on the sec­ond Tues­day of the month at the S. W. Pitts Hose Co. of Latham, 226 Old Loudon Road, Latham. We wel­come all per­sons, age 16 and older, with any in­ter­est in the art of magic whether it be: per­for­mance, his­tory, col­lect­ing or purely en­ter­tain­ment to join us for a fun evening. For more in­for­ma­tion about our or­ga­ni­za­tion, or for a link to a lo­cal ma­gi­cian, visit our web­site: WWW. SAM24.SYNTHASITE.COM. Wed­nes­day, July 10 FAM­ILY CON­CERT: Fric­tion Farm Duo, Wed­nes­day, July 10, 11:00 am, Saratoga Springs Pub­lic Li­brary, 49 Henry St. Saratoga Springs. (518) 584-7860. The hus­band and wife, acous­tic duo Fric­tion Farm brings songs in­spired by well-loved sto­ries to spark your cre­ative juices and get you mov­ing. For mu­sic and book lovers of all ages. Free. ITAL­IAN DIN­NER: Saratoga – Wil­ton Elks Lodge # 161. Soup, An­tipasto Salad, Fet­tuc­cine Al­fredo, Baked Ziti, Chicken Rig­gies, Meat­balls, Ital­ian Sausage & Pep­pers, Gar­lic Bread & But­ter, Dessert, Cof­fee, Tea. 4:30— 6:30 pm Wed­nes­day July 10, 2019. Do­na­tion Re­quested: Adults $12.00, Se­niors and Mil­i­tary (Ac­tive/Re­tired with ID card) $11.00, Chil­dren 5—12 $8.00, Un­der 5 Free. Take­outs $12.00. Cash Bar Avail­able. Saratoga-Wil­ton Elks Lodge #161 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs. BOOK SIGN­ING: “The Travers: 150 Years of Saratoga’s Great­est Race” re­cep­tion and book sign­ing: Au­thors Brien Bouyea and Michael Veitch will dis­cuss their new book, “The Travers: 150 Years of Saratoga’s Great­est Race,” in the Hall of Fame Gallery and sign copies fol­low­ing the pre­sen­ta­tion. Time: 6:30 p.m. Cost: Free to at­tend, books avail­able for pur­chase. For more in­for­ma­tion, please call (518)-584-0400 or visit www.rac­ing­mu­seum.org VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisure­ly­paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in. Slinger­lands. Wed­nes­day, July 10, 2019, start­ing from Price Chop­per park­ing lot, 1395 New Scot­land Road, Slinger­lands, NY. Reg­is­tra­tion is from 8:30-8:55, guided walk starts at 9. CHAPMAN MU­SEUM: Wed., July 10 at 7 pm Per­for­mance Se­ries: Voices from the Past #3 — In­ter­est­ing Women At the Chapman. Free. Part three of this se­ries will fea­ture lo­cal ac­tors pre­sent­ing in­ter­pre­tive mono­logues of Char­lotte Hyde, Josephine De­marest and Har­riet Bent­ley.The Chapman Mu­seum is lo­cated at 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls. For more in­for­ma­tion call (518) 793-2826. Thurs­day, July 11 CHIL­DREN’S PRO­GRAM: “Get Ready for the Races and De­sign Your Own Silks:” As the Saratoga meet be­gins, learn fun facts about the role of jock­eys, try on jockey silks then de­sign your own. Rec­om­mended for chil­dren ages 3 through 8. Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: Free with paid adult ad­mis­sion. For more in­for­ma­tion, please call (518)584-0400 ext. 103 or visit www.rac­ing­mu­seum.org. Fri­day, July 12 DAY-LONG MIXER: The Saratoga County Cham­ber of Com­merce in­vites you to the brand-new 1863 Club at Saratoga Race Course on Fri­day, July 12th. At­ten­dees will have all-day ac­cess to the food buf­fet, wa­ter, soda, and cof­fee. There will be cash bars and bet­ting ma­chines eas­ily ac­ces­si­ble as well. Track ad­mis­sion is also in­cluded. New NYRA CEO, David O’Rourke, will also come by to say hello to the group.id O’Rourke will come by to say hi to ev­ery­one. This fa­cil­ity will be air con­di­tioned too! Space is very lim­ited. Tick­ets are $155 each and $1,240 for a ta­ble of 8. Reser­va­tions must be paid in ad­vance. Satur­day, July 13 SU­PER BINGO: Ball­ston Spa Elks Lodge will be host­ing Su­per Bingo on Satur­day July 13th at 1pm. The pay­out prize will be $2500 along with a $1000 cov­er­age all. The larger the crowd the larger the prize. Doors

open at 11am and tick­ets start selling at 12pm with games be­gin­ning at 1pm. We will have a con­ces­sion stand avail­able be­fore and dur­ing in­ter­mis­sion. This event is open to the pub­lic and you must be 18 years or older. All pro­ceeds go to Elks Char­i­ties. YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/ cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo. org. OPEN HOUSE: Cel­e­brate the first Satur­day of the Saratoga rac­ing season at the Na­tional Mu­seum of Rac­ing and Hall of Fame’s Open House. The event will fea­ture nu­mer­ous ven­dors and food op­tions, as well as the first of our weekly “Saratoga Satur­days” hand­i­cap­ping ses­sions with Tom Amello and Track­facts (10:40 a.m. in the Hall of Fame). Ven­dors in­clude Greg Montgomery who will be sign­ing copies of his 2019 Travers Stakes poster, and au­thors Brien Bouyea and Michael Veitch, who will be sign­ing copies of their new book “The Travers: 150 Years of Saratoga’s Great­est Race.” Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: Free ad­mis­sion. For more in­for­ma­tion, please call (518)-584-0400 or visit www.rac­ing­mu­seum. org. PARKFEST: All-day ac­tiv­i­ties, live mu­sic, fire­works. Gavin Park, 10 Lewis Dr., Wil­ton. Free ad­mis­sion. FRIENDS OF WIL­TON RECRE­ATION 5K/1K RUN/ WALK: The 5K be­gins at 8 a.m. and the kids 1K be­gins at 8:45 a.m. Gavin Park, 10 Lewis Dr., Wil­ton. Run­ners can reg­is­ter at www.friend­sofwilton.com or at www. fin­ishright.com. Sun­day, July 14 BREAK­FAST: Ball­ston Spa Elks Lodge All You Can Eat Break­fast will re­turn on July 14, 2019 8am to 11am. The buf­fet in­cludes scram­bled eggs, French toast, pan­cakes, sausage, home fries along with eggs and omelets to or­der. Adults $7, Se­niors $6

and kids 10 & un­der $5. This is open to the pub­lic with prof­its go­ing to Elks char­i­ties For more in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Ball­ston Spa Elks Lodge 518-885-1149. WALK­ING TOUR: “His­toric Fifth & Madi­son Av­enues” Learn about these grand res­i­den­tial streets lined with el­e­gant Vic­to­rian and Crafts­man houses with Deb­bie Studwell. Meet at: NE Cor­ner of Fifth & Nel­son Av­enues. All Sun­day morn­ing tours start at 10:30 a.m. and last ap­prox­i­mately 90 min­utes. The cost per tour is $7 for SSPF mem­bers and $10 for non­mem­bers. Re­quires walk­ing & stand­ing and cov­ers var­ied ter­rain. Buy a ticket for four tours and re­ceive the fifth tour free. Reser­va­tions are en­cour­aged, but not nec­es­sary. For more in­for­ma­tion or to make a reser­va­tion, please call the Saratoga Springs Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion at (518) 587-5030, visit www. sarato­gap­reser­va­tion.org or email Ni­cole Ba­bie, Mem­ber­ship & Pro­grams Di­rec­tor, at nba­[email protected]­gap­reser­va­tion.org. YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 5840746 or at www.yaddo.org. Mon­day, July 15 CHAR­ITY BEN­E­FIT: Mama Mia’s and SERV present the 7th An­nual Hay, Oats and Spaghetti Equine Char­ity Ben­e­fit. Join us for an ex­cit­ing evening re­con­nect­ing with friends and danc­ing the night away with the NY Play­ers, ben­e­fit­ing the Na­tional Mu­seum of Rac­ing and Hall of Fame, Equine Ad­vo­cates, New Vo­ca­tions Race­horse Adop­tion Pro­gram, Old Friends New York Di­vi­sion, Re­Run, Inc., and the Thor­ough­bred Re­tire­ment Foun­da­tion. Tick­ets avail­able on www. eventbrite.com. Call 518603-0346 or email [email protected] ma­mami­as­saratoga.com for more in­for­ma­tion. When: Mon­day, July 15, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Lo­ca­tion: Na­tional Mu­seum of Rac­ing and Hall of Fame. Cost: $125 per per­son or $150 per per­son in­cludes a one year mem­ber­ship to the Na­tional Mu­seum of Rac­ing and Hall of Fame. Tues­day, July 16 YADDO GAR­DEN TOURS: Gar­den tours only in­clude shar­ing the his­tory of the Trask fam­ily, the man­sion and the his­tory of Yaddo Gar­dens. The aura, spir­i­tu­al­ity and cre­ative en­ergy that per­me­ates Yaddo is dis­cussed. Do­cent-led Tours be­gin at 11 a.m., Satur­days and Sun­days be­gin­ning June 15 through Sept. 1., 2019 and on Tues­days dur­ing the rac­ing season. (No Tours on Travers Day). Meet at the main foun­tain near the en­trance to the gar­den. Tours last about one hour/cost is $10 per per­son. Pri­vate do­cent-led gar­den tours may be ar­ranged at a date and time con­ve­nient to a group. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Yaddo at (518) 584-0746 or at www.yaddo.org TASTE OF MALTA: The Malta Busi­ness & Pro­fes­sional As­so­ci­a­tion is happy to an­nounce the 11th An­nual Taste of Malta event sched­uled for Tues­day, July 16, 2019, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Hudson Val­ley Com­mu­nity Col­lege’s TEC-SMART, 345 Her­mes Rd., Malta. Each year, cui­sine from lo­cal Malta and sur­round­ing area restau­rants is of­fered for tast­ing and sam­pling. Pro­ceeds from this years’ event will go to sup­port lo­cal busi­nesses as well as our fu­ture work­force through the Ball­ston Spa Part­ner­ship for In­no­va­tion in Ed­u­ca­tion Fund. To join the event as a restau­rant or to do­nate prizes for the raf­fles, con­tact Kris­ten Henderson, Taste of Malta Chair, at [email protected]­taBPA.com or Pamela Grandin at Mal­[email protected] gmail.com. Spon­sor­ship op­por­tu­ni­ties are also avail­able at a va­ri­ety of lev­els. Email Mal­[email protected] to learn more about spon­sor­ing this tasty event. For the most up-to-date event in­for­ma­tion visit Mal­taBPA. com/TOM. Wed­nes­day, July 17 VOLKSWALK: Em­pire State Cap­i­tal Volkss­porters has sched­uled many group walks in the Cap­i­tal Dis­trict and be­yond this June and July. A volkswalk is a leisure­ly­paced walk of 5k, 3.1 miles or 10k, 6.2 miles through a scenic and/or his­tor­i­cally sig­nif­i­cant area. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to share fun, fit­ness and friend­ship. Reg­is­tra­tion for each event starts ½ hour prior to the walk, and the cost is $2.00 for non-mem­bers. Sticky ad­dress re­turn la­bels will speed up the sign-in. Ball­ston Spa. Wed­nes­day, July 17, 2019, start­ing from 40 Mc­Mas­ter Street, Ball­ston Spa, NY. Reg­is­tra­tion be­tween 8:30 and 8:55, guided walk starts at 9. Thurs­day, July 18 CHAPMAN MU­SEUM: Thurs­day, July 18 at 6:00 pm Walk­ing Tour of War­ren Street Guided by mu­seum staff. Fee: $15/per­son. Space is lim­ited; reser­va­tions are rec­om­mended. Call 518-793-2826 for de­tails. The Chapman Mu­seum is lo­cated at 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls. For more in­for­ma­tion call (518) 793-2826. CHIL­DREN’S PRO­GRAM: “If You Could Cre­ate Your Own Horse:” Ex­plore the dif­fer­ent col­ors and mark­ings of horses as well as what goes into choos­ing a name then, cre­ate your own. Rec­om­mended for chil­dren ages 3 through 8. Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: Free with paid adult ad­mis­sion. For more in­for­ma­tion, please call (518)-584-0400 ext. 103 or visit www.rac­ing­mu­seum.org.

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