Press-Republican

October 24, 2013

8 Days A Week: Oct. 24, 2013

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---- — The deadline is 5 p.m. the preceding Friday. Information is published free of charge to all organizations, profit and nonprofit. Send information to Rachael Osborne, features editor, Press-Republican, 170 Margaret St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901, via fax: 561-3362, or by email at: features@pressrepublican.com. Call 565-4138 for more information.Thurs., Oct. 24

Music

Ben Bright. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.

The Werks with Electric Sorcery. 8 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $10. (802) 652-0777.

Halloween Party with Lucid and Eastbound Jesus. 9 p.m. The Waterhole, Main Street, Saranac Lake. $10. 891-9502.

The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.

Miscellaneous

Word Thursdays. 5 p.m. Reading Room, Feinberg Library, SUNY Plattsburgh. Series featuring local writers. Tonight: Kate Moses reads from her works, including “Cakewalk,” “Wintering” and “Mothers Who Think.” Afterward, audience members invited to read from their own works during an open mike session. Free.

Open Mike Poetry Night. 8 p.m. ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. Johnny America performs “Songs From a Life” followed by open mike. Donation.

Fri., Oct. 25

Music

Jay Lesage. 6:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.

Donna the Buffalo. 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $17. (802) 652-0777.

Dr. John. 8 p.m. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. New Orleans blues. $8. (802) 863-5966.

Ben Bright. 8 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.

Lucid and Eastbound Jesus. 10 p.m. The Waterhole, Main Street, Saranac Lake. Halloween costume party. $10. 891-9502.

Stereopticon. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.

Film

”Legacy: Austria’s Influence on American Skiing.” 7 p.m. AuSable Room, Whiteface Base Lodge. Award-winning film about Austrian skier Hannes Schneider and his disciples. Free. 420-8370.

”Rocky Horror Picture Show.” 10 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Classic 1977 horror parody of camp, sci-fi and rock ‘n’ roll. Audience-participation screening features live performers, prop bags and costume contest with prizes. $15 advance. $20 day of show. 523-2512.

Exhibit Opening

”FIERCE, fragile and In Flux: A Ceramic Contemplation of Nature.” 1 to 5 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Work of eight ceramicists. Show runs through Nov. 17. 523-2512.

Miscellaneous

Northeast Popular Culture Conference. Various times, various venues, St. Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. Presentations on literature, television, film, advertising, music, dance and more by 166 scholars from colleges and universities in the Northeast. (802) 654-2536.

Harvest Carnival. 5 p.m. Tarrant Recreation Center, St. Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. Carnival for children ages 2 to 12. Candy, prizes, costumes and carnival games. $5. (802) 654-2536.

Sat., Oct. 26

Music

Jay Lesage. 6:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.

Karen Becker and Friends Concert. 7:30 p.m. E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall. Violinist Jonathan Storer from the University of Trinidad and Tobago performs with pianist Karen Becker of the Plattsburgh State Department of Music. Works include music by Franck, Beethoven and de Falla. Free.

Sarah Cullins and Daniel Gavira Concert. 7:30 p.m. University of Vermont Recital Hall, 384 South Prospect St., Burlington. Soprano Cullins and guitarist Cavira perform. Free. (802) 656-7776.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Masterworks. 8 p.m. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. Symphony commemorates two sesquicentennials: the birth of Richard Strauss and the Civil War. $16 to $61. (802) 863-5966.

Giovanina Bucci. 8 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.

The Polish Ambassador with DJ Vadim Wildlight. 8 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $14. (802) 652-0777.

The Boogieman with DJ Precious, Rue Mevlana, Green Mountain Cabaret. 9 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $10. (802) 652-0777

Glass Onion Halloween Bash. 10 p.m. Olive Ridley’s, 37 Court St., Plattsburgh. 324-2200.

Squid Parade. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.

Film

Halloween Spooktacular Movie Extravaganza. 11:15 a.m. to 11 p.m. Halloween Theater, Main Street, AuSable Forks. Films include “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” “Monsters Inc.,” “Hotel Transylvania,” “The Shining” and “Poltergeist.” $3 each film. $10 all-day pass. Benefits AuSable Forks Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization. 

”The Kid.” 8 p.m. Willsboro Central School Auditorium, Willsboro. Charlie Chaplin’s classic silent comedy features organ music by Ben Model. $7.50 adults. $3 children.

Opera

”The Noise.” 1 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Live HD broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera’s rendition of Shostakovich’s story of a bureaucrat whose satirical misadventures in search of his missing nose are based on Gogol’s comic story. Part of the Live at the Met in HD series. $18 adults. $16 members. $12 students under 18. 523-2512.

Comedy

The “Not Too Far From Home Comedy Tour.” 7 p.m. Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 East Main St., Chateaugay. Comedians Aaron David Ward, Steve Van Zandt and Frank Gentile perform. $12 advance. $15 day of show. Dinner at Jericho Joe’s beforehand $24.50 includes ticket. 497-3126.

Miscellaneous

Northeast Popular Culture Conference. Various times, various venues, St. Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. See Oct. 25 listing.

Mooers Free Library Fright Night. 4 to 7 p.m. Mooers Free Library, 2430 Route 11, Mooers. Games, candy, costume contest and more. Sun., Oct. 27

Music

Frontier Saxophone Quartet. 2 p.m. Krinovitz Recital Hall, Hawkins Hall, Plattsburgh State. Works by Vermont composers David Gunn and Dennis Bathory-Kitsz, Ferenc Farkas, Everett Gates, Jack Marshall and John Cage. Free. 

Will Evans and the Sweet Remains. 6:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $15. (802) 652-0777.

B.B. King. 7:30 p.m. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. Blues great performs. $69.50. (802) 863-5966.

Beats Antique with Some. 8:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $17. (802) 652-0777.

Miscellaneous

Childstock. Noon. Childstock Farm, 156 Childs Road, Malone. Family-friendly event with musical performances, face painting, pumpkin carving, sack races and more. $10 adults. 483-1625.Monday, Oct. 28

Music

The Black Dahila Murder with Skeletonwitch, Fallujah and Noisem. 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $13. (802) 652-0777.

Mad Professor. 8 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $15. (802) 652-0777.

Theater

”The Addams Family.” 7:30 p.m. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. Musical comedy that brings the world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Wednesday, Pugsley and Lurch to the stage. $61 to $75. (802) 863-5966.

Radio Mystery Theater. 7:30 p.m. Peru Free Library, Route 22, Peru. Free.Tuesday, Oct. 29

Music

The Castaways. 2:30 p.m. Meadowbrook Healthcare, 154 Prospect Ave., Plattsburgh. Classic country and rock. 563-5440.

Big Freedia. 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $15. (802) 652-0777.

Film

”Phantom of the Opera.” 7:30 p.m. Strand Theater, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. The 1925 silent screen version of the “Phantom” will be shown with accompaniment by Jonathan Ortloff on the newly restored Wurlitzer organ. $100 VIP includes cocktail reception. $20 advance. $25 day of show. $10 community seats to be sold first-come, first-serve at the box office day of show. 563-1604.

Miscellaneous

Lyceum Lecture Series. 7:30 p.m. Whallonsburg Grange Hall, 1610 Route 22, Whallonsburg. “150 Years Later: Why the Civil War Still Matters.” Tonight: Part 3: “The Souls of Black Folk,” by W.E.B. Du Bois. $36 for series. $5 per lecture. Students free. www.thegrangehall.info.Wed., Oct. 30

Music

Passafire and Ballyhoo! 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $13. (802) 652-0777.

Theater

”Ghost Tales.” 7 p.m. Pendragon Theater, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Reading of selected Edgar Allen Poe stories. $10. Benefits the theater. 891-1854.Thurs., Oct. 31

Music

The Castaways. 10 a.m. Lakeview Towers, Flynn Avenue, Plattsburgh. Classic country and rock. 561-8696.

The Castaways. 3 p.m. Neighborhood House, Main Street, Keene Valley. Classic country and rock. 576-4474..

Jay Lesage and Friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.

Halloween Organ Concert. 7:30 p.m. Ira Allen Chapel, 26 University Place, University of Vermont. Organist David Neiweem performs spooky organ pieces. Costumes encouraged. Free. (802) 656-7776.

Nervana: A Tribute to Nirvana. 8:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $10. (802) 652-0777.

Lucid Halloween Party. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.

Glass Onion. 10 p.m. Olive Ridley’s, 37 Court St., Plattsburgh. 324-2200.

Miscellaneous

Word Thursdays. 5 p.m. Reading Room, Feinberg Library, SUNY Plattsburgh. Series featuring local writers. Tonight: Community reading of Dante’s “Inferno.” Afterward, audience members invited to read from their own works during an open mike session. Free.

Music

DJ Jake. Peabody’s upstairs, Clinton Street. 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Monday, Friday and Saturday.

Open Mike Night with Mike Pedersen. 9 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. Every Wednesday. 563-2222.

Open Mike Night Jam Session. 6 p.m. The Waterhole, Main Street, Saranac Lake. Every Sunday. 

Classic Country Jammers. 7 to 9 p.m. Village of Dannemora Community Center, 40 Emmons St., Dannemora. Classic country music, and round and square dancing. Every first and third Friday. Free. Food available. 492-7573 or 293-1343.

Open Mike Night at Toto’s. 7 p.m. Willsboro Bowling Center, Route 22, Willsboro. Every Tuesday.

Musical Instrument Jam and Praise Song Sing-along. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. St. James Church, AuSable Forks. Every Wednesday. 647-5312.

Hooterville Express. 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 125, Plattsburgh. Classic country. Open mike from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free.

Friday Night Traditional Music Jams. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Traditional Arts in Upstate New York, 53 Main St., Canton. (315) 386-4289.

Saranac Fiddlers. Old country and fiddle music. Square, line and round dancing. 6:30 to 9:30 Wednesday night. Assumption of Mary School, Redford. $2 admission. 293-7031.

TNT Entertainment. Go Old-line DJ Karaoke. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 309, Route 22B, Peru. 7 p.m. Friday. Members and public welcome. 643-2309.

Saranac Hollow Jammers. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saranac Town Hall, Route 3, Saranac. Senior citizens round and square dancing. Admission: nonperishable food item for food shelf. 293-7056.

Miscellaneous

African Dance with Soma Beats. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Lake Placid Center for the Arts Annex, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. $5 per class. Contact Johnna MacDougall, 791-9586. 

Preschool Story Time Program. 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St., Saranac Lake. 891-4190.

Comedy at Theater St. Catherine. 264 St. Catherine East, Montreal. All-Star Improv at 11 p.m. Friday; Open Mike Stand-Up at 11 p.m. Saturday; Sunday Improv, 8 p.m. All shows $5. 514-284-3939.

Life Drawing Classes. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays. North Country Cultural Center for the Arts, 30 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. $5 per class. 563-1604.

Plattsburgh Duplicate Bridge. Senior Center, corner of Court and Catherine streets, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Open to all players. Call 561-6595, 561-0371 or 873-6526 for information or a partner.

Round and Square Dancing. 7 p.m. Tuesday, Saranac Town Hall. Music by the Saranac Hollow Jammers. Admission: Nonperishable food item for food shelf. 293-7056.

Writers’ Collective meeting. 7 p.m. third Tuesday of the month, Wells Memorial Library, Upper Jay. All writing genres welcome. 946-2644 during library hours.

Rockside Dance Club. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. last Friday of each month. The Backroad Band performs. Altona Town Hall.

Zumba. Time After Time Reception, 127 Elm St., Champlain. Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:5:45 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. $5 one class or $6 for both. 493-7556.

Rehearsals

Adirondack Singers. 7:15 to 9:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Adirondack Alliance Church, 72 Canaras Ave., Saranac Lake. 523-4213, 523-2238 or 891-5008. New members are welcome; no audition is required, but nominal membership dues are charged. 

Adirondack Youth Orchestra. 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. New members welcome. 563-3374 or 561-0966.

Champlain Valley Chorale. Ticonderoga. 7 p.m. Rehearsals resume for upcoming December concert Tuesdays at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 1045 Wicker St., Ticonderoga. 585-2173. New singers in all sections are welcome; no audition is necessary. Contact Bob Elling at 585-2173.

Champlain Valley Voices. 324-3330. 6:45 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Room 300 of Myers Fine Arts Building on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. New members welcome. Call Karen Becker at 324-3330, 564-2477 or email her at beckerke@plattsburgh.edu.

Cumberland Bay Barbershoppers. 7 p.m. Tuesday, North Country Alliance Church on former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. Mike, 561-0545.

Long Lake Community Chorus. No rehearsals until spring. New members welcome. 624-2056.

Pleasant Valley Chorale. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Elizabethtown Social Center, Route 9, Elizabethtown. Dues $10 entire season. 873-7319 or 873-6408.

Champlain Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines. Women’s barbershop group. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at North Country Alliance Church, corner of Northern Avenue and New York Road, Plattsburgh. 962-8642.

The Vermont Fiddle Orchestra. Jam sessions 6 p.m. St. Augustine’s Church, Barre Street, Montpelier, Vt. New members welcome. (877) 343-3531, info@vtfiddlecorchestra.org or visit www.vtfiddleorchestra.org.

Art Exhibitions

A New Leaf Coffee House Gallery. 2364 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid. “The Night Sky,” Adirondack photography by Michele Buck featuring Northern Lights, comets and meteors. Hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. 523-1847.

A Point of View Gallery. 6047 Sentinel Road, Lake Placid. 837-5124.

Adirondack Art Association. Main Street and Route 22, Essex, N.Y. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. 963-8309.

Adirondack Artists Guild. 52 Main St., Saranac Lake. “Heads and Tales,” portrait project by photographer Burdette Parks, through Oct. 27. Hours: Mon. through Wed., Fri. and Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thurs. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sun. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts. Route 28, Main Street, Blue Mountain Lake. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. 

Adirondack Mountain Club. Route 814 Goggins Road, Lake George. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Free. (800) 395-8080. 

Adirondack Visitor Interpretive Center. Route 30, Paul Smiths. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 327-3000.

Alice Wand Studio and Gallery. 44 Spear Road, Willsboro. Handmade paper artwork of Alice Wand, including landscapes of the Adirondacks and elsewhere. Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. www.alicewand.com.

Amos and Julia Ward Theatre. Jay Village Green, Jay. Hours: Saturdays from 12 to 4 p.m.

Amy E. Tarrant Gallery. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. (802) 652-4500.

Art at Evergreen. Haslett Adult Day Services at Evergreen Valley Nursing Home, 8 Bushey Blvd., Plattsburgh. Hours: 2 to 5 p.m. 563-3261.

Art in the Hand. Main Street, Essex. Open Thursday through Sunday afternoons and evenings. 963-4677.

Artist’s Co-op Gallery at Stonybrook Pottery. Stonybrook Gallery, 72 Mason St., Morrisonville. 563-0689.

Arts Barn. 58 Beer’s Bridge Way, Route 73, south of Keene Valley. Hours: 2 to 5 p.m. Friday through Monday and by appointment. 576-9850.

AuSable Forks Free Library. Church Street, AuSable Forks. Library hours: 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Wednesday until 6:30 p.m.; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. 647-5596.

Beth Joseph Synagogue. Tupper Lake. Multimedia Adirondack theme. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. 359-9594.

The Birch Store. Keene Valley. “Pastel Landscapes of the Adirondacks.” The works of Jeanne Nicholson are featured on a continuing basis. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 576-9141.

BluSeed Studios. 24 Cedar St., Saranac Lake. “Side by Side.” Exhibit runs through Oct. 27. www.bluseedstudios.org. 

Burlington City Arts. 135 Church St., Burlington, Vt. “Night Moves,” works by Detroit, Mich., sculptor Heather McGill, through Dec. 7. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday; closed Sundays. (802) 865-5355. 

Burlington City Hall Metropolitan Gallery. First floor, Church Street, Burlington. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. (802) 865-7166.

Casagrain Studio. 68 Park St., Tupper Lake. Tupper Lake Arts Council. 

Champlain Wine Company tasting room. 8 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. Hours: Noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Exhibition of historical documents and portrayals related to the War of 1812 and the Battle of Plattsburgh. 564-0064.

Chateaugay Historical Society at Chateaugay Memorial Library. Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. 

Clinton Community College Alumni Art Gallery. 134 Clinton Point Drive, Plattsburgh. 562-4195.

Clinton County Government Center. Corner Margaret and Cornelia streets, Plattsburgh. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 563-1335.

Clinton County Nursing Home. 16 Flynn Ave., Plattsburgh.

Collins Lefebvre Stoneberger Fine Art of the Americas. 4928 Sherbrooke West, Montreal. Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; closed Monday. (514) 481-2111.

Corscaden Barn. 58 Beers Bridge Way, Keene Valley. “Baseball Series,” by Monica Bradbury. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday; other times by appointment. 576-9850.

Depot Theatre Gallery. Westport. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 962-4449.

511 Gallery Lake Placid. 2461 Main St., Lake Placid. 

Flynn Center’s Amy E. Tarrant Gallery. 153 Main St., Burlington. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and prior to performances. (802) 863-5966.

For ArtSake Gallery. 393 West Main St., Malone. Doodles by Fossy Powell, through October. 483-9411. 

Foothills ARTSociety Gallery. 213 West Main St., Malone. “Existence,” by Herbi M. Francis, Mohawk poet, painter and photographer. Show runs through October. Hours: Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 353-4102.

Goff-Nelson Library. 41 Lake St., Tupper Lake. 359-9421.

Guy Brewster Hughes Art Gallery at Lake Placid Public Library. 67 Main St., Lake Placid. Nature photography by John DiGiacomo. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. www.lakeplacidlibrary.org

Hale-Walter Art Gallery. Plattsburgh Public Library, corner of Oak and Brinkerhoff streets, Plattsburgh. “Pull Over,” photography by Barry Lobdell and poetry by Michael Tucker. 563-0921.

Hassett Adult Day Services. 8 Bushey Blvd., Plattsburgh. Hours: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 563-3261.

Helen Wilcox Ianelli Gallery. Plattsburgh Public Library, corner of Oak and Brinkerhoff streets, Plattsburgh. Library hours. 563-0921.

Inn at Smithfield. 446 Route 3, Plattsburgh. 561-7750.

Irises Cafe and Wine Bar. 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. Erik Wilson’s paintings, acrylic on birch board. 566-7000.

Iron Bridge Gallery. Route 30, Long Lake. 624-3337.

Keeseville Free Library. 1721 Front St., Keeseville. Summer hours: 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 7 p.m. Monday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; closed Saturday. 834-9054.

Koko Gallery. 687 Fuller Road, Peru. Sculpture. Call for appointment. 963-7483.

Lake Forest Senior Living Community. 8 Lake Forest Drive, Plattsburgh. 561-6431. 

Lake Placid Center for the Arts. 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. www.lakeplacidarts.org. 

Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum. Olympic Center, Lake Placid. Ongoing Olympic exhibitions. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. 523-1655, Ext. 263.

The Local Fringe Gallery. 70 Main St., Saranac Lake. Watercolors by Valerie Patterson, through February. 569-6269.

McAuley Fine Arts Center. Trinity College of Vermont. 208 Colchester Ave., Burlington. Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; and noon to 6 p.m. weekends. (802) 658-0337.

McCarthy Arts Center Gallery. St. Michael’s College, One Winooski Park, Colchester, Vt. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Mills Student Center, Tulloch Campus, North Country Community College. William Street, Malone. www.nccc.edu

Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art. 185 Ste. Catherine St. West. (514) 847-6232.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. 1379-80 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal. (514) 285-1600, (514) 285-2000.

North Country Cultural Center for the Arts. 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 563-1604. 

North of Adirondack Arts Council. 465 East Main St., Malone. Hours: Tuesday through Sunday. 651-2503.

NorthWind Fine Arts, 36 Broadway, Saranac Lake. Summer hours: Monday, Wednesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday 11-2 p.m.; winter hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 354-1875.

Paine Memorial Library. 1 School St., Willsboro. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. 963-4478. 

Patinelli Gallery of Fine Art. 22 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh. 523-7382.

Pendragon Theatre Gallery. 148 River St., Saranac Lake. Hours: 2 to 5 and 6:30 to 8 p.m. on days of performances. 891-1854. 

Peru Free Library. Route 22, Peru. 643-8618. 

Pine Harbour Assisted Living. 15 New Hampshire St., Plattsburgh. Works by Ian Burcroff, assistant professor of art at Clinton Community College. Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 561-5307. 

Plattsburgh City Court Lobby Gallery. 24 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh. Exhibit of photographs and text on “The Plattsburgh Idea,” a civilian military training camp movement at the Plattsburgh Barracks in the early 1900s. Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. 563-7870.

SUNY Plattsburgh Art Museum. Burke Gallery, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. “The Floating World: Ukiyo-e Prints fromthe Lauren Rogers Museum of Art,” through Dec. 16. 564-2178.

Pouring Light Studios and Gallery. 432 East Main St., second floor, Malone. “Timeslip,” photographs of and about Malone by Michael Hart, through Nov. 9. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; or by appointment. 481-5150. 

Premises Storefront Gallery. 2303 Main St., Essex, N.Y. Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. 963-7150.

Rick’s Place Restaurant. 3673 Essex Road, Route 22, Willsboro. “Within 100 Miles of Rick’s Place,” rotating exhibit of works by Laura Dikovsky Smith. Hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday; closed Monday. 

River Run Gifts. Water Street, Elizabethtown. The Adirondack World of Ruth Rumney. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 873-6574.

Robert Hull Fleming Museum. University of Vermont. Colchester Avenue, Burlington. Museum hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (802) 656-0750.

ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. “Fostering Independence of Thought and Action.” 9:30 a.m.-Noon. Works by clients of the Traumatic Brain Injury Center at SUNY Plattsburgh. 563-0494.

Stonybrook Gallery and Gifts. 72 Mason St., Schuyler Falls. 563-0689.

SUNY Potsdam’s Gibson Gallery. Brainerd Hall, Potsdam. Hours: Monday and Friday; noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. (315) 267-3290.

Tahawus Lodge Center. 14234 Main St., AuSable Forks. Hours: Fridays, 3-6 p.m. or by appointment. 946-7239.

Tannery Pond Community Center, Widlund Gallery, North Creek. 251-2505.

TAUNY (Traditional Arts in Upstate New York). 53 Main St., Canton. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. (315) 386-4289.

Tip Top Frames Arts Center. 4161 Route 22, Plattsburgh. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. 561-5266. Featuring work from local and national artists.

Town of Plattsburgh Town Hall. 151 Banker Road, Plattsburgh. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Vintage Inspired Lifestyle Marketplace. 180 Flynn Ave., Burlington. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 802-355-5418. 

Visual Arts Gallery, Adirondack Community College. Bay Road, Queensbury. Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. 743-2328.

Textile Gallery. Plattsburgh Public Library, corner of Oak and Brinkerhoff streets, Plattsburgh. Library hours. 563-0921.

Ticonderoga Arts Gallery, Hancock House, lower level, Ticonderoga. New artist inquiries welcome. 585-7301.

Wells Memorial Library. Upper Jay. Skyscapes by Becky Pace. Show runs through October. Regular library hours: noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 946-2644.

Woodruff House. River Street, Elizabethtown. Hours: 12 to 6 p.m. daily; closed Tuesday. 873-6788.

Y Gallery. Main Street, Saranac Lake. 891-6505.

Wayman Adams Old Mill Gallery. 8214 River St., Elizabethtown. Works by Revel Capewell. 873-2294.

Joan Weill Adirondack Library at Paul Smith’s College. Paul Smiths. Regular library hours: 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 10 p.m. Sunday.

Museums

Adirondack History Center Museum. 7590 Court St., Elizabethtown. “Worked/Wild,” multimedia and interactive exhibit of photos, paintings, objects, memoirs and videos reflecting the people, environment and development of Essex County and the Adirondack region. May 25 through Oct. 7. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Columbus Day. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Brewster Research Library open by appointment. 873-6466.

Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts. Route 28, Blue Mountain Lake. 352-7715.

Adirondack Museum. Blue Mountain Lake. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May through October. 352-7311 or www.adirondackmuseum.org.

Akwesasne Center/Library and Museum. Route 37, Akwesasne. 358-2461.

Alice T. Miner Museum. Chazy. Route 9, Chazy. On the Web site: Letters written during the Civil War by Plattsburgh native Charles F. Moore, from 1861 to 1865 as he served with the 16th New York Infantry and later with the 16th New York Sprague Light Cavalry defending Washington, D.C. www.minermuseum.org. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday; guided tours at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Adults $3, seniors $2, students $1. 846-7336.

Almanzo Wilder Farm and Museum. Stacy Road, Burke. Off Route 11, east of Malone. Boyhood home of Almanzo Wilder and the site of “Farmer Boy,” wife Laura Ingalls Wilder’s book. Guided tours, gift shop, picnic pavilion, walk to river. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Last tour no later than 3 p.m. Open Memorial Day through September. $6 adults, $3 children 6 to 16, free under 5. 483-1207 or www.almanzowilderfarm.com.

Anderson Falls Heritage Museum. 96 Clinton St., Keeseville. Hours: Tuesdays 9 a.m.-noon; Thursdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or by appointment. Free. 834-7138.

Battle of Plattsburgh Association/War of 1812 Museum. Former Plattsburgh Air Force Base, 31 Washington Road, Plattsburgh. Chronicles the Battle of Plattsburgh, combining a diorama, artifacts, graphics and text panels. Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 566-1814. 

Champlain Valley Transportation Museum. 12 Museum Way, off U.S. Avenue on former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. Lozier cars, antique trains and cars. Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday or by appointment. $5 adults; $4 teens and seniors; $3 ages 6-12; and free 5 and under. 566-7575.

Clinton County Historical Museum. 98 Ohio Ave., off U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh. Current exhibits: “Redford Glass”; “The War Room”; “Staffordshire China”; “Clinton County Portraits”; “The Music Room.” Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. 561-0340 or www.clintoncountyhistorical.org.

Cupola House Gallery. South Main Street, Essex. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Monday. 963-7494.

ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center. 1 College St., Burlington. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving, Dec. 24 and 25 and most Mondays in winter. (802) 864-1848. 

Essex County Historical Society. Elizabethtown. 873-6466.

Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium. 1302 Main St., St. Johnsbury, Vt. (802) 748-2372.

Franklin County House of History. 51 Milwaukee St., Malone. Memorial Day through Labor Day. Tuesday through Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Research and tours prearranged by appointment only. 483-2750.

1812 Homestead. 1391 Reber Road, Willsboro. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. 963-4071.

Hancock House Museum and Harmon Gallery. Ticonderoga Historical Society, Ticonderoga. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. 585-7868.

Heart’s Delight Farm Heritage Exhibit. 1034 Miner Farm Road, Route 191, Chazy. Heritage Exhibit and Wayside Walk depicting building of Heart’s Delight Farm by William H. Miner. Open May through October. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays in August. Guided tours available at 11 a.m. and 1 and 2 p.m. Saturdays. Free. Group tours by appointment. 846-7121, Ext. 113, or laporte@whminer.com.

Kent-Delord House Museum. 17 Cumberland Ave., Plattsburgh. Life of the Delord family (1810 through 1913) and furnishings from the late 18th century through the early 20th century. Summer hours: Open for regular tours 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Call ahead for group tours; otherwise by appointment. Adults $5, students $3, children under 12 $2. 561-1035.

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. 4472 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, Vt. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Adults $7, seniors $6, children under 12 free with paying adult. (802) 759-2022.

Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society Museum. Averyville Road, Lake Placid. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday; closed Mondays. 523-1608.

Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum. Olympic Center, Lake Placid. Ongoing Olympic exhibitions. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $4 adults 13 and older, $3 adults 62 and older, $2 children 7 to 12, free children 6 and younger. 523-1655, Ext. 263.

Leahy Center for Lake Champlain and ECHO Center. 1 College St., Burlington. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; until 8 p.m. Thursday. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. (802) 864-1848.

Lyon Mountain Mining and Railroad Museum. Standish Road, Lyon Mountain. Closed until spring 2011. 492-7460, 735-4314 or akourofsky@yahoo.com.

McCord Museum. 690 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal. $9 adults, $7 seniors, $5.50 students, $3 ages 6 to 12, $19 families. (514) 398-7100, Ext. 222, or www.musee-mccord.qc.ca

Musee d’art Contemporain de Montreal. 185 St. Catherine St. West, Montreal. (514) 847-6226.

New York State Museum. Madison Avenue, Albany. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. 474-5877.

North Creek Railway Depot Museum. North Creek. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Adults $2, children under 11 $1, children under 2 free. 251-5842.

North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm. Hours: Daily 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May through October. 834-5180.

Penfield Homestead Museum. 703 Creek Road, Crown Point. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. $4 adults, $2 children 5 to 12. 597-3804.

Potsdam Public Museum, 2 Park St., Potsdam. Hours: Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. (315) 265-6910.

St. Albans Historic Museum. Church Street, St. Albans, Vt. 1 to 4 p.m. daily or by appointment. (802) 527-7933.

Saranac Laboratory Museum. 89 Church St., Saranac Lake. “125 Years of Science in Saranac Lake” and “The Great War: World War I in Saranac Lake.” Closed for the winter. $5 donation. 891-4606.

Shelburne Museum. 6000 Shelburne Road, Shelburne, Vt. $22 adults. $20 seniors. $11 children. Under 5 free. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (802) 985-3346 or www.shelburnemuseum.