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Thurs., Sept. 26
Party on the Patio. The Waterhole, Main Street, Saranac Lake. Tonight: Aqueous. Final of the season. 21 and older. Free. 891-9502.
Jay Lesage and friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
Ethan Lipton. 8 p.m. Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington. “No Place to Go” delivers a hilarious, irreverent and personal musical ode to the unemployed. $21 students. $25 adults. www.flynncenter.org.
Typhoon. 8:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $10 advance. $12 day of show. (802) 652-0777.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie.” 7:30 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Controversial talk-show host Morton Downey tore apart the traditional talk format by turning debate of current issues into a gladiator pit. Join the filmmaker after the movie for questions. $10. 523-2512.
Smoke Signals. 7:30 p.m. SUNY Plattsburgh’s College Ballroom, Plattsburgh. A social history of marijuana, from its origins to its defining role in the culture wars and the nation’s war on drugs, by author Martin Lee.
Open Mic Poetry Night. 8 p.m. ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. Come with poetry, stories, songs, slogans and performance-art pieces. 563-0494.
Fri., Sept. 27
Charlie Stone and Split Rock. 3:30 p.m. Evergreen Valley Nursing Home, 8 Bushey Blvd., Plattsburgh. Traditional country. 563-3261.
Jay Lesage. 6:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.
Strangefolk. 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $30. (802) 652-0777.
Douglass and Myra Flynn. 8 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $10. (802) 652-0777.
Catfish and Bodega. 8 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.