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Ongoing Adult Men's Basketball - Tuesdays & Thursdays 7pm-9pm at the Town of Webb School Gym.
18yr of age & older
Ongoing Coed Volleyball - Wednesdays 6:30 - 8pm at the Park Ave Gym or TOW School Gym..
Ongoing until March 26 Adult Co-ed Pickleball - Every Monday & Thursday starting at 6:15pm at the
Park Ave Gym.
Ongoing until April 10 Family Pickleball - March 13, & April 10. Ages 10 - 17, accompanied with
a playing parent/guardian over the age of 18.
Begining Mon March 5 Basketball Skills & Drills - Every Monday & Wednesday from 5pm - 7pm for
grades 3rd - 6th at the TOW School Gym. Led by Tom Greco.
Begining Tues March 6 Basketball Skills & Drills - Every Tuesday & Thursday from 5pm - 7pm for
grades 7th - 11th at the TOW School Gym. Led by Tom Greco.
Ongoing Mission Boutique - Gently used clothing and housewares at the former Thrift Shop at Niccolls Memorial Church in Old Forge. Open Fridays 10 am - 12 Noon & 7 - 8:30pm, and Saturdays 10am - 12 Noon.
Ongoing Health Insurance Sign-up Need Health Insurance? Have the comfort of knowing you have protection against the surprises that life may bring. Certified NYS Navigators are available to help you enroll through the NY State Health Marketplace the last Thursday of each month in the Town of Webb Board Room at the Visitor Information Center in Old Forge.
Ongoing Morning Yoga - Yoga is now offered as a 10 session punch card. You can go to whichever 10 sessions you choose to attend. No time limit to use the sessions. You can now also go online and sign up. Yoga has been shown to increase muscle strength, maintain bone integrity, and improve balance, coordination, and mobility. These gentle, therapeutic classes are open to anybody and any age. No Restriction needed. Yoga classes are held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8:30 am, and evening classes are offered on Monday and Wednesday starting at 5:30 pm. Cost for 10 sessions is $100/$70 members. For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
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Thurs March 29 Ladies' Night at View: Sip & Paint -
Join us for a new version of sip and paint! Get creative while putting your own personal touches on your take home party hosting tray. These trays will be a great new addition to your home and ready for you next get together with your family and friends March’s Ladies night everyone will receive 2 free drink tickets to enjoy a nice cocktail as you bring out your inner artist. Additional alcohol available for purchase and non- alcoholic drinks will be free throughout the night. The night of fun starts off at 6:30 pm. You must be 21 years or older to purchase tickets. Deadline to register is March 26, 2018. Tickets are $20 per person.
Fri April 13 Howl Story Slam - 7pm at the Old Forge Library. $5 suggested donation. Free and open to all! How does it work? Storytellers (you, your friends and anyone else with a story to tell) put their names in a hat. Names are picked, and one by one, storytellers take the stage and tell us their best story in five minutes. Two local judges will score every story to select The Howl Story SLAM winners of the night. What else? All stories have to be true and come from personal experience. No notes. Do you need to be a professional storyteller? Heck no! Just tell it from the heart! The Howl Story SLAM is brought to you by North Country Public Radio and the Adirondack Center for Writing, a partnership brought about by a love and support of all stories and storytellers in the Adirondack North Country. For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
Thurs April 26 Ladies' Night at View: Mixology & Game Night - 6:30pm at VIEW. Join us for Ladies Night! Step behind the table to learn some mixology tricks from Meg Ulrich! You may just discover your new hosting signature drink! Then enjoy some classic games as we sit down for a Ladies Game Night! You will get two drink tickets and there will be snacks throughout the night to enjoy! You must be 21 years or older to purchase tickets. Deadline to register is April 23, 2018. Tickets are $20 per person. For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
Wed May 2 Community Pride Day - On this day, many towns will be working together to clean up the streets and begin thinking about a prosperous summer. The area schools also participate by taking their students outdoors to help. All volunteers, students and teachers who show up on this day will receive a free t-shirt and a free lunch. If you wish to help clean, you can sign up in advance (this helps guarantee a shirt for you) or show up on the day of. Each town will have their own instructions about where to pick up your shirts, where to find supplies (trash bags, gloves, water, etc.), what to do with the trash after you pick it up, and where to gather for lunch. All sponsors of at least $30 and anyone who contributes towards lunch for your town will have a one line listing (name only OR website only) on the back of the shirts. Anyone contributing $100 or providing more than 50% of the lunch for their town gets their logo on the shirts. If you want to be on the shirts, you must send your contribution, or make your lunch commitment before April 6, 2018. The money collected for this event ensures every volunteer, student and teacher will receive a shirt.
Fri May 18 Choir Concert, University of Mount Union of Alliance, OH - 7pm at Niccolls Church.
Fri - Sun May 18 - 20 Adirondack Paddlefest & Outdoor Expo - America's largest on-water canoe, kayak & SUP Sale. Please check back later for more information.
Fri - Sun May 25 - 27 Great Adirondack Garage Sale - Over 200+ miles of garage sales with treasures to behold from Old Forge to Malone, Cranberry Lake to Speculator and everywhere in between! With offerings of vintage antiques, rustic furniture, jewelry, kitchen items, toys, clothing and more — there is always something for everyone. Towns located along NYS Routes 28, 30 & 3, including: Old Forge, Inlet, Raquette Lake, Indian Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Tupper Lake, Lake Clear, Paul Smiths, Malone, Cranberry Lake, Piercefield, Newcomb & Speculator. For additional information visit http://www.greatadirondackgaragesale.com/
Fri - Sun May 25 - 27 Red, White & Blue Spring into Summer Celebration - Join the Town of Webb in Old Forge, NY and the heart of the Adirondacks, to celebrate Memorial Day weekend with the Red, White & Blue Spring Into Summer Celebration! This family friendly town-wide event is filled with fun activities all weekend long including local garage sales, performances, exhibitions and workshops at View Arts, family fun at Calypso’s Cove, a family fishing derby, live music, fireworks, great specials and entertainment around town at local shops, restaurants and bars and so much more! The weekend will close on Monday with a Memorial Day parade down Main Street as we remember the men and women who have fallen while serving our country
Sat May 26 18th Annual Kiwanis Free Car Wash - 10:00am- 3pm at Calypso's Cove Parking Lot.. This annual fund raising event provides funds for the administration and operations of all the many Kiwanis children's activities that take place during the year.
Mon May 28 Memorial Day Parade & Wreath Laying Ceremony - Parade down Main Street at 10am with ceremonies at school, fire hall & cemetery. Refreshments after at Old Forge Fire Hall.
Fri June 1 - Sept 7 First Friday Art Walk - On the first friday of every month from 5pm to 8pm, the First Friday Art Walks offer a selection of artists, events, art work, refreshments, music and hands-on experience to engage everyone.
Fri & Sat June 1 & 2 Thunder in the ADK- Sponsored by local bars and restaurants. For additional information visit https://www.facebook.com/bikesandbrewsADK/
Fri June 15 Annual Father's Day Car Show Parade - 7pm down Main Street in Old Forge
Sat June 16 Annual Father’s Day Weekend Car Show - 9am -3pm.at the George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center in Old Forge. Cash prizes to the two best of show winners, dash plaques, trophies, auto related vendors and swap meet, food and beverages. (315) 369-6983.
Sun June 17 Annual Father’s Day Frog Jumping and Ugly Tie Contest - Noon on the Old Forge lakefront. Children can bring their champion frog to win prizes and fathers should wear their most outrageous tie! Largest, smallest, and longest jumper. Great family fun! Don’t worry, all frogs are released unharmed.
Sat June 30 Road Rally Scavenger Hunt - Get a car filled with your friends or family to join us for a fun-filled road rally scavenger hunt through the Old Forge, Inlet, Thendara and Big Moose area! Don't worry motorcyclist, you're invited too! Get five of your fellow bikers together to make a team. The road rally scavenger hunt you will follow sets of clues leading you through your journey. At each pit stop you will obtain a clue following answering questions, completing a task or stop in to say "hi" and find the clue holder. Each task and correct answer will earn your team points. Finish with the top score and go home with a prize! Don't worry, there are bonus points for all the scavenger hunt items you collect on your journey. Remember this is a fun competition and we do not encourage or support any speeding or road rules broken. Time will be taken in the event of a tie breaker. The hunt will end at View with a reception with cash bar, free non-alcoholic drinks and snacks while the winner is determined! Check-In for teams will be at 10:30am at View and hunt will begin at 11:00am! Join the hunt now! For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
Wed July 4 46th Annual Forge Festival of Arts & Crafts - 9am - 6pm at the Adirondack Bank Parking lot. Craft vendors include local jeweler, Mary Blanchard, and popular potter Greg Rudd, in addition to many others. There will also be a variety of food vendors offering more than 20 varieties of homemade fudge as well as fresh roasted nuts, squeezed lemonade and barbeque prepared on site. “The festival gives people a unique shopping and dining opportunity to enjoy while they are experiencing Old Forge on the 4th of July,” says Deborah Ritz. “This location is perfect for anyone who want to stop and shop for snacks to bring on their boats or bring to a party--or for shoppers looking for unique hand-crafted items.” Admission to the event is $3. Proceeds will benefit View. Free parking is available near by. For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
Wed July 4 4th of July Celebration- Music at the Lakefront and fireworks over Old Forge Pond. Phone 315-369-6983 for additional information.
Tues July 10 Dufflebag Theatre Company - VIEW. Since 1992, The "Nearly World-Famous" DuffleBag Theatre has traveled the globe with their original adaptations of fairy tales and classic stories. With wit and humor for all ages, DuffleBag creates theatrical magic by inviting up audience members as the stars of the show! The result is an exciting, interactive and unique experience for all. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Fri July 13 The River Runs Through it Gala- 5:30pm at VIEW. The River Runs Through It Gala, a fundraising event that celebrates the future of arts programming.The River Runs Through It Gala is sure to be a night you won't want to miss! The night startswith signature cocktails, hor d’oeuvres and a silent auction of unique items donated by artists and businesses. Then enjoy a delicious dinner with music performed by local favorites Hooch ended with the night’s big live auction. Following dinner make your way to View’s courtyard for a dessert reception and dancing! This year's Gala image was designed by Bonnie McClellan! Proceeds will go toward funding a year of programming in View’s state-of-the-art, 28,000 square-foot building. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Sat July 14 Antique Wooden Boat Show and Fulton Chain Rendezvous - Awards for best historic, antique and classic categories. Sponsored by the Adirondack Chapter of The Antique & Classic Boat Society and the Central Adirondack Association. Click here for additional information.
Sun July 22 Sunset Party Cruise - 6pm. Hop aboard as we travel up to Fourth Lake while enjoying breathtaking views, live music and wine tasting! General Admission for an individual is $80 and member individual is $75. For General Couple $150 and Member Couples $145. All attendees must be 21 years or older. Limited tickets available, so don't miss out on your chance to get your tickets! For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Thur July 26 Dan Brubeck Quartet - Celebrating the Music and Lyrics of Dave and Iola Brubeck. Dan Brubeck is a renowned jazz drummer, and a member of one of America's most notable musical families. He is the son of legendary American jazz icon Dave Brubeck and the rhythmic force behind the highly successful Brubeck Brothers Quartet, whose CDs have consistently been at the top of the jazz radio charts. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Sat & Sun July 28 & 29 44th Annual Old Forge Antiques & Vintage Show & Sale - 10am - 5pm at the George Hiltebrant Recreation Center.
The Old Forge Antiques and Vintage Show and Sale returns to the George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street. This year's show will feature over 50 dealers with an array including antique and vintage furniture, camp decor, oriental rugs, jewelry, hotel china, books, fine art, sporting goods, and taxidermy. $6 admission for the whole weekend. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Fri Aug 3 10th Annual Ice Cream Bowl Social -11am at Point Park. Come enjoy your favorite ice cream in a handmade bowl at Point Park, in the center of Old Forge across from the Old Forge Hardware Store. Local potters make these one-of-a-kind ceramic bowls in the Meyda Tiffany Lighting Creative Arts Wing at View. Be sure to arrive early!
There are many bowls and other ceramic pieces to choose from and plenty of ice cream and toppings at the ready. The pottery will have a range of prices depending upon the choice, from $10 to $25, which includes ice cream. If you choose not to purchase pottery, you may make a donation of $5 and receive an ice cream sundae.
This annual event benefits the Rintrona Ceramics Studio and has become a favorite destination for an afternoon ice cream treat with friends and family. Should it rain, the event will be moved to the Old Forge Fire Hall located next to Point Park. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Sat Aug 4 - Sept 30 Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors - The Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors features aqua media works on paper from many of the best living painters in North America. It has been ranked one of the ten best competitive watercolor exhibitions in the country by The Artist’s Magazine and has received many endorsements and accolades. Come and revel in the breathtaking work that has been selected for this highly competitive watercolor exhibition. For additional information please call 315-369-6411, or visit
Mon Aug 6 Seussical: The Musical - VIEW. Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination – Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Thurs Aug 9 Secret Garden Tour - The tour provides an opportunity to visit local pristine gardens at private residences in a ten-mile radius.Michele DeCamp and Kate Russell, who has organized the Secret Garden Tour for several years, has been busy choosing this year's gardens of choice. "The Secret Garden Tour allows the public to take in the beauty of some fantastic but hidden flower and vegetable gardens in our area," said deCamp. Tickets available to purchase May 2018.For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Sat Aug 11 Will Knuth - VIEW. Violinist and a member of Duo Sonidos with Adam Levin, Mr. Knuth, has traveled and performed all over the globe, including Madrid Royal Conservatory of Music and the Berliner Ensemble in Berlin. Recent concerts in the US have included performances in New York’s Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center Alice Tully Hall, Columbia University’s Miller Theater, and Boston Symphony Hall. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Thurs Aug 16 Broadway Meets Opera- This 8th Annual concert returns with Pianist Arthur McManus once again bringing young opera and Broadway artists to View. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Fri Aug 24 Sweetback Sisters - A fresh take on the golden age of country music featuring vibrant vocal harmonies in a six-piece rockin' country band. More information will be posted as it becomes available. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411.
Thurs - Sat Aug 30 - Sept 1 Plein Air Paint Out - Join us during this exciting evening for the chance to own an original work of Adirondack art, created for and graciously donated to View by some of the region's most highly regarded plein air painters. The event includes the live auction, with more artwork in the lobby by participating artists, consignments, a raffle and more. The event is free and open to the public and all proceeds will go to underwrite programming at View. If you are an artist interested in participating, please contact Donna Stoner, email@example.com. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411
Sat Sept 8 Sip Fest - 12pm. Get ready to sample the art of craft beer, wine, ciders and liquors while enjoying live music with good friends presented by View and Fulton Chain Craft Brewery! You may just discover your new favorite drink! All attendees will be given a souvenir sampling glass. General Admission $35 and Members $30.
Designated driver $10. All attendees including designated driver must be 21 years or older. For additional information please visit www.viewarts.org or call 315-369-6411