Quality events for this weekend

Friday January 18

Body Shine at Fuze Box: Nonstop dance music and positive vibes.

Spenser Rapone at Oakwood Community Center: “Why a West Point Graduate Quit the Military”.

Donnell Rawlings at Funny Bone: Comedy show.

Glass Pony, Chris Low at The Low Beat: Psych/groove/indie.

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, in both Albany and Troy.

Saturday January 19

Women’s March in Albany at West Capitol Park: Marching for equal rights for all people.

Women’s March Poster Making Party at Noteworthy Resources: Get your signs ready!

Women of Color March & Rally at First Unitarian Universalist Society: Official sister march.

Mayor’s Cup Hockey Games at TU Center: Union vs. RPI.

Wine & Dine for the Arts Gala at Albany Cap Center: Dinner, drinks, live and silent auctions to raise money for the arts.

Memories of Patsy at The Linda: Patsy Cline tribute show.

Spontaneous Broadway at Mopco Theater: “A fully improvised musical experience inspired by the audience”.

Sledge Wolf, Rabid Peak, Tentacles at Pauly’s: Metal/grind.

90s Night at City Beer Hall: Dance party.

Donnell Rawlings at Funny Bone: Comedy show.

Sunday January 20

Dungeons & Dragons at Think Geek: Free play night.

Dan Cummins at Funny Bone: Comedy show.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Movies at The Spectrum: First run movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.


Did I miss something? Please let me know!

WMHT Launches ‘Field Trip’

WMHT has launched a new series called Field Trip. Their latest episode visits Pet Connection and the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society, and provides a bit of background of what happens at the Humane Society, as well as why Steve Caporizzo started Pet Connection.

A lot of cute kittens, cats, and dogs in this episode. Watch the rest of the episodes (and learn more about the interesting things going on in the area) on the Field Trip website.

Vote

Vote411.org is a great resource, and will give you the rundown on each candidate and info on each of the ballot questions which will be on the back of the ballot itself. Just put in your address and it’ll walk you through the rest. After that, just get yourself to the ballot and make it all count.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday September 01

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

An Evening with Queen White by Martine Syms at EMPAC: An augmented-reality installation.

AFTER by Andrew Schneider at EMPAC: “an emotional story about time, bodies, death, and physics.”

First Friday Albany: Arts, culture, music, food, and more all around albany.

First Friday with Alex Waters at FOGS: Pop-up exhibit in partnership with Albany Center Gallery.

1st Friday at La Luce: Opening reception for Alicia Lea And Josh Boyark.

Sweet Megg & The Wayfarers at BSP Kingston: Swing/jazz/dance.

Exhuman presents Aeon at Fuze Box: Goth night. 2-day special!

Hoser, Ferriday, Drishti at Paulys: Indie/pop/blues.

Hip Hop and All That Jazz at Savoy: Mixed genre-bending show.

Saturday September 02

An Evening with Queen White by Martine Syms at EMPAC: An augmented-reality installation.

Exhuman presents Aeon at Fuze Box: Goth night. 2-day special!

SMCo Two Year Celebration at Superior Merchandise Co.: SMCo. turns two with coffee, beer, snacks, music, and more.

Upstate Soul Club at Brunette: Kingston’s got soul. With PJ Gray.

Botanica at The Half Moon: Botanica turns 3! With DJ Ephraim Asili and Zemog El Gallo Bueno.

Warpaint at Upstate Concert Hall: Indie rock.

Glenn Jones, Parashi at One Caroline: Experimental/primitave guitar.

Soul Vibes at BSP: Dance music from around the world.

Sunday September 03

Phobia, Psytoxia, Grimer, Anti-Cosmosat at Pauly’s Hotel: Grindcore.

Laetitia Sadier (of Stereolab), Nicholas Krgovich at BSP: Experimental/rock.

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.

Quality events for this weekend

Friday July 21

TGIF Yoga at Heartspace: Community class, In both Albany and Troy.

Body Shine Vol. 15 at Fuze Box: Non stop dance music. House/disco/dance.

Garage Bands at Albany Public Library: Bands in a literal garage. Featuring Front Buisness and Rob Boss.

Movies Under the Stars at St. Rose: Free movies. Showing. Moana.

I Feel Okay, Fussy, Maxray Savage, Apostrophe S at HRCH: Featuring great locals and Fussy from Philly.

Queenston Homo Disco: Summer Butter at BSP: “The Queer Club Experience in the Catskills and Hudson Valley”.

Saturday July 22

Summer UnderCover Show at The Low Beat: Locals covering whatever the hell they want. Always a blast.

Brunette x SMCo Coffee Bar Pop-Up at Brunette: Troy takeover. Serving coffee and breakfast.

Filmed By Bike at the Madison Theater: “World’s Best Bike Movies”.

Young Culture & Above It All at Fuze Box: Pop/rock/punk.

Conor Oberst at Upstate Concert Hall: Bright Eyes frontman.

Sunday July 23

READ & FEED Festival of Literature & Food at Basilica Hudson: Food and books festival.

The Hempsteadys, Girth Control, Mike Moak at Pauly’s:

All weekend

Art Omi: The sculpture fields are awesome.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

Olana State Historic Site in Hudson: Rotating weekly programs and a landscape to get lost in.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Second-run movies at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

Movies at The Spectrum: First run, independent movies at a small centrally located theater.

Farmer’s Markets: Troy, Delmar, and Saratoga on Saturday, and Schenectady and Saratoga on Sunday.