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FRIDAY, NOV. 29

Music

Jay Lesage. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro,  538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Hamjob. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"The Nutcracker." 7 p.m., Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Tickets $20, adults; $15, ages 12 and under. Purchase online at www.northcountryballetensemble.org

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 30

Music

Lance Moreland. 4 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Clifton Riddle. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro,  538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Roan Yellowthorn. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"The Nutcracker." Noon and 5 p.m., Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Tickets $20, adults; $15, ages 12 and under. Purchase online at www.northcountryballetensemble.org

Film

"Late Night." 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Whallonsburg Grange Hall, 1610 State Route 22, Essex. Tickets $6, adults; $3, ages 17 and under. 

 

SUNDAY, DEC. 1

Music

Pure Country. 1 to 4 p.m., Murphy's Tavern, 225 Route 22B, Peru. $5 cover charge. 

Christmas Concert fundraiser for Hospice of the North Country. 2 to 4 p.m., Strand Center Theatre, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased in advance at strandcenter.org, children 12 and under free. Live performances, door prizes, christmas tree giveaway and 50/50 drawing will be available to help raise funds. All donations stay within Essex and Franklin County.

Theater

"The Nutcracker." 2 p.m., Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Tickets $20, adults; $15, ages 12 and under. Purchase online at www.northcountryballetensemble.org

Film

"The Angry Birds 2." 1 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 E. Main St., Chateaugay. Tickets $3 per person or $10 per family. 

 

TUESDAY, DEC. 3

Music 

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas. 7 p.m., Flynn Center Main Stage, Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlington, Vt. Tickets $25 to $62. Visit tinyurl.com/yxb3a6up to purchase. 

 

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4

Open Mic with Austin. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

 

THURSDAY, DEC. 5

Music

Squirrel Nut Zippers Holiday Caravan. 7:30 p.m., Strand Center Theatre, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Tickets $35. Purchase at tinyurl.com/yykbck9c.

Open Mic. 8 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 6

Music 

Maribyrd. 4 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Eddy Lawrence. 7:30 p.m., Palmer Street Coffeehouse, 4 Palmer St., Plattsburgh. $10 at door. 

"Jam for Tots" fundraiser with Hunter10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Film

"Angel Has Fallen." 7 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 E. Main St., Chateaugay. Tickets $3 per person or $10 per family. 

Exhibit Opening

"Flora and Fossils." 5 to 7 p.m., Adirondack Artists Guild, 52 Main St., Saranac Lake. Work by artist Meg Bernstein. Runs through Jan. 6. 

Strand Center Featured Artist Ron Nolland. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Strand Center Community Gallery, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Works by the featured artist for December, Ron Nolland. Runs until Dec. 27.

Annual Holiday Members Show. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Strand Center Main Gallery, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Runs through Dec. 27.

Miscellaneous

Made at PSC Art Show and Sale. 6 to 8 p.m., Paul Smith's College VIC, 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths. Find last-minute holiday gifts and trinkets all produced by Paul Smith’s College staff, faculty, students and alumni. Cash only.

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 7

Music

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Evan Murphy. 8 p.m., Upper Jay Art Center, 12198 Route 9N, Upper Jay. $15 suggested donation. 

Plattsburgh Metal Night. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Film

"The Valley of Gwangi." 7 p.m., Newman Center, 90 Broad St., Plattsburgh. Screening on reel-to-reel 16mm film. Free, donations welcome.

 

SUNDAY, DEC. 8

Music

Neil Wright. 3:30 to 5 p.m., Rouses Point First Presbyterian Church, 52 Washington Ave., Rouses Point. Free will offerings accepted. 

Plattsburgh State Gospel Choir's Soulful Christmas. 4 p.m., E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall, SUNY Plattsburgh. Pre-sale tickets, $8, students; $15, general admission, purchase at tickets.plattsburgh.edu. Tickets at door, $10, students; 420, general admission. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 3 p.m., Old Base Memorial Chapel, 100 US Ave., Plattsburgh. $10 at door. 

Film

"Dora and the Lost City of Gold." 1 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 E. Main St., Chateaugay. Tickets $3 per person or $10 per family. 

Miscellaneous

Holiday on Ice. 4 p.m., SUNY Plattsburgh Field House, 167 Rugar St., Plattsburgh. Free. Public skating to follow show, $2 skate rentals. Presented by the Skating Club of the Adirondacks. 

 

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11

Music

Open Mic with Austin. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Film

"The Horse Soldiers." 7 p.m., John Brown Farm, 115 John Brown Road, North Elba. Roundtable discussion to follow the movie. 

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 13

Music

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Beartracks Christmas Show and CD Release Concert. 7 to 9 p.m., Peru Community Church Fellowship Center, 13 Elm St., Peru. Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at door. Purchase at Alpha Stereo or The Party Factory in Plattsburgh, the Pleasant Corner Restaurant in Keeseville or by calling 518-643-2261.

Vince de Bois. 7 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

"A Midwinter Noel" with Champlain Valley Voices. 7:30 p.m., E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall, Tickets  $15 advance or $17 at door, adults;  $10 advance or $12 at door, seniors; $5, students with ID or children under 12 years old. Purchase tickets from chorus members or at Cornerstone Bookshop, Jackson & Callie, The Party Factory or at the door. 

Champlain Valley Chorale Christmas Concert. 7:30 p.m., Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1114 U.S. Route 9, Schroon Lake. Free-will donations accepted. 

Northern Lights Choir's "The Long Road Home" Concert. 8 p.m., St. Bernard's Church, 27 St. Bernard St., Saranac Lake. $10 at door. 

Wickmore Funktet with special guest Lowell. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under.

Film

"Once Upon a Time in Hollywood." 7 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 E. Main St., Chateaugay. Tickets $3 per person or $10 per family. 

Dance

Adirondack English Country Dancers. 7 p.m., North Country Squares Building, Clinton County Fairgrounds, 84 Fairgrounds Road, Plattsburgh. All dances are taught and called. $5 suggested donation. 

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 14

Music

Tom Toms. 4 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Mountain Carol. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Old Base Memorial Chapel, 100 US Ave., Plattsburgh. $10 at door. 

"The Day Aliens Attacked." 7 p.m., Chazy Central Rural School Drama Club, 609 Old Route 191, Chazy. Tickets $5 per person or $15 per family. 

Film

"Scrooge." 7 p.m., Newman Center, 90 Broad St., Plattsburgh. Screening on reel-to-reel 16mm film. Free, with donations welcome.

Dance

"A Celtic Christmas." 3 p.m., Beekmantown High School, 37 Eagle Way, West Chazy. $12, adults; $5, ages 4 to 12; free, ages 3 and under. Purchase at door or by emailing cvirishdance@gmail.com.

 

SUNDAY, DEC. 15

Music

28 Dylans: Part Two. 2 p.m., Upper Jay Art Center, 12198 Route 9N, Upper Jay. If you are interested in performing a Dylan tune, please respond to upperjayartcenter@gmail.com with at least two song choices. Email and ask for songs performed last year to prevent repeats. 

Champlain Valley Chorale Christmas Concert. 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1045 Wicker St., Ticonderoga. Free-will donations accepted. 

High Peaks Ringers. 3 p.m., Adirondack Community Church, 2583 Main St., Lake Placid. Free will donations accepted. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 2 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

"A Christmas Carol." 3 p.m., Old Base Memorial Chapel, 100 US Ave., Plattsburgh. $10 at door. 

"The Day Aliens Attacked." 2 p.m., Chazy Central Rural School Drama Club, 609 Old Route 191, Chazy. Tickets $5 per person or $15 per family. 

 

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18

Open Mic with Austin. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 20

Music

Clifton Riddle. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Aaron Martin. 7 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Roan Yellowthorn. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

"It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play." 8 p.m., Strand Center Theatre, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Tickets $15. Purchase at the Strand Center Box Office at 23 Brinkerhoff St. or by calling 518-563-1604 ext. 105.  

Film

"Downton Abbey." 7 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theater, 191 E. Main St., Chateaugay. Tickets $3 per person or $10 per family. 

Miscellaneous 

North Country Skating Club Holiday Show.  6 p.m., Rouses Point Civic Center, 39 Lake St., Rouses Point. $5. 

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 21

Theater

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

Cash Journey. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

 

SUNDAY, DEC. 22

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 2 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

Film

"Home Alone." 1 p.m., Strand Center Theatre, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Tickets $8, $5 for students and seniors. Purchase at tinyurl.com/yycfggst

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 27

Music

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Bootleg Band. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

Dance

Adirondack English Country Dancers. 7 p.m., North Country Squares Building, Clinton County Fairgrounds, 84 Fairgrounds Road, Plattsburgh. All dances are taught and called. $5 suggested donation. 

Miscellaneous

Cirque Du Soleil Senior Citizens Trip. 1 p.m., Hobby Lobby, Champlain Centre Mall, 60 Smithfield Blvd., Plattsburgh. Town of Plattsburgh Parks and Recreation Department is offering a trip to Montreal to watch a Cirque du Soleil performance at 3:30 p.m. for $60. Program is open first to any Town of Plattsburgh Senior Citizen and then to all other County Senior Citizens if space is available. Pre-registration mandatory by Dec. 4. Call 518-562-6860. 

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 28

Music

Double DJ Diane. 4 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh. 

Doom. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

Theater

"A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m., Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tickets $15, adult; $10, ages 17 and under. 

 

TUESDAY, DEC. 31

Music

Devil's Lettuce. 5 p.m., 20 Main, 20 Main St., AuSable Forks. 

Emo All Night Party with Kagan and Friends. 10 p.m., Monopole Bar, 7 Protection Ave., Plattsburgh. 

 

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 1

Music

Jay Lesage. 6 to 9 p.m., Anthony's Restaurant and Bistro, 538 State Route 3, Plattsburgh.  

 

ONGOING ART EXHIBITS 

"Bold and Beautiful Watercolor Batiks." Strand Center Main Gallery, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Runs through Nov. 29.  

Gallery Cooperative Featured Artist Marilyn Kretser.  Strand Center Community Gallery, 23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Runs through Nov. 29.    

"Film is not Dead."  Adirondack Artists Guild, 52 Main St., Saranac Lake. Work by photographer Mark Kurtz. Runs through Dec. 3. 

"Blue Mountain Light," and "Serenity." Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, 3446 State Route 28, Blue Mountain Lake. Runs through Dec. 7. 

The Big Little Show.  Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Runs through December 21.  

Annual Potter's Guild Holiday Exhibit. Peru Free Library, 3024 Main St., Peru. Runs through Jan. 4. 

 

 

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