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Thurs., Aug. 29
The Castaways. 10:30 a.m. Beekman Towers, 50 Truman Ave., Plattsburgh. Classic country and rock. 561-5360.
Party on the Patio. 6 p.m. The Waterhole, Main Street, Saranac Lake. Tonight: House on a Spring. 891-9502.
Back Porch Band. 6:30 p.m. Rouses Point Samuel de Champlain Stage, Civic Center, 39 Lake St., Rouses Point. Country folk. Bring lawn chair or blanket. Free. 297-2954.
Jay LeSage and Friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar. 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
Herb Chatzky. 7:30 p.m. Calvary United Methodist Church, Long Lake. Piano concert. Donations accepted. 624-2056.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
“Doubt, A Parable.” 8 p.m. Pendragon Theater, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Pulitzer Prize- and Best Play Tony Award-winning play that tells the story of Sister Aloysius, principal of a parochial school in the Bronx in 1964, and Fr. Flynn, the parish priest whose actions she calls into question with regards to a young male student. $12 to $22. 891-1854.
“25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” 7 p.m. Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, Plattsburgh State. Auditions for five men, four women for college’s fall musical, which will be performed Nov. 6 through 10. For information, contact Dr. Shawna Mefferd Carroll, email@example.com.
Fort Ticonderoga Special Tours. 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga. Tours today: History Beneath the Walls (1 p.m.), Ticonderoga Guns by Night (8 p.m.). $35. 585-2821.
“A Local Civil War Soldier’s Written Experiences.” 7 p.m. The Alice T. Miner Museum, 9618 Route 9, Chazy. John Southwick shares excerpts written by his relative James Lucas during the Civil War. www.minermuseum.org.