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Recreation Programs:

    

      Ongoing until June 15 Summer Recreation Registration

            Adventure Day Kamp -  Town of Webb Adventure Day Kamp offers a fun-filled, action-packed 5 week summer adventure for kids in a
            safe environment. We offer both enrichment and recreational activities for your child.  
                Click here to download the forms

            
           
Sports Programs - The Town of Webb’s recreational sports programming is both fun and exciting for children. Our goal is to help
            children stay active, develop confidence, build positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and team work.  
                Click here to download the forms

 

            Swim Class - Classes will be held at the Town of Webb Beach.
            Click here to download the form

 

 

     Ongoing Co-ed Adult Basketball - Tuesdays & Thursdays 7pm-9pm at the Town of Webb School Gym.

                                                          18yr of age & older

    

     Ongoing Coed Volleyball - Grades 9 - 12 and Adult. Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:30pm at the TOW School Gym..

    

     Ongoing Co-ed Adult Pickleball -  Every Monday & Thursday starting at 6:15pm at the Park Ave Gym.

    

     Ongoing Co-ed Adult Badminton - 6:15pm on May 8, Aug 14, Sept 11, Oct 9, Nov 3 & Dec 11 at Park Ave Gym

   

     Basketball Skills & Drills - Contact 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.  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  

 

 

June 2019

 

Fri June 7 - Oct 4 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. Roam the streets of Old Forge and find out how much we love the arts!

 

Fri & Sat June 14 & 15 22nd Annual Father's Day Weekend Parade & Car Show - Friday evening at 7pm, the parade will be escorted down Main Street in Old Forge. On Saturday, the judged show starts at 9am with cars required on the field at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street by Noon. Trophies and prizes will be awarded at 3pm. Cash prizes for Best of Show - Antique and Best of Show - Modified. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association.


Sun June 16 Annual Father’s Day Frog Jumping Contest - On the lakefront at Noon. 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. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. Phone 315-369-6983 for additional information.

 

Tues June 18 Don’t Stop to Think. Just Draw! A Night of Automatic Drawing - 6pm at the Old Forge Library. Join Adam Stone and Eileen Townsend for an evening of drawing. Each evening has a fun theme with a specific prompt. Dinner and basic drawing supplies will be provided. Feel free to bring any drawing materials you may prefer. Please sign up to reserve your dinner! For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Fri June 21 McCauley Mountain Scenic Chairlift - Enjoy the incredibly beautiful view of the historic Fulton Chain of Lakes as it stretches to the east with the line of High Peaks rising beyond. On a clear day, Whiteface Mountain and Mount Marcy are visible on the horizon. Gray Lake lies to the north between McCauley Mountain and the village of Old Forge. Riding the chair lift allows you and your family to view the mountain scenery, magnificent foliage and gorgeous views without the strenuous hike. During the fall you can witness nature’s amazing show as the colors of the Adirondacks change. Pack a lunch for a picnic at the top and watch the deer as they wander in and out of the trees. Enjoy the tranquil beauty that is distinctly found in the center of the Adirondack Mountains. For complete set of days and hours, please visit www.McCauleyNY.com

 

Fri June 21 Old Forge Farmer's Market - 1pm - 5pm every Friday through October 4th. We have vendors from surrounding areas who bring produce, baked goods, cheese, wine, craft beer, meats and herbal products. Some of our returning vendors are the 1000 Islands Winery, Wild Mountain Apiaries, Grassy Cow Dairy, MAWS Farm, Shaw's Maple, Cozy Haven Farm, Fulton Chain Brewery, Matteson's Market, Mapleview Farm, Tug Hill Artisan Roasters, Slate Creek Farm, Exeter Park Produce, Jones Family Farm, Utica Soap, Mama Rella's Originals, Arcadian Acre Farm, Montezuma Winery, Heidelberg Bread, Aurora's Donuts, Martin's Pretzels, Awesome Country, Cheese Filled Co., Fairhaven Farm, Della Terra Farm and various artisans with handcrafted jewelry, clothing, artwork, wood carved products, pottery, knitted items, candles, etc. On market days you can also enjoy some of our local musicians. We have a beautiful spot behind the famous Old Forge Hardware store. No matter where you are in town you can walk on down to the market to purchase your farm fresh produce and baked goods. We anticipate this season to be bigger and better than even before!

 

Mon June 24 - Aug 26 Bingo! - Every Monday at the Old Forge Fire Hall. Doors open at 6pm. Games begins 7pm.

 

Tues June 25 Music in the Gazebo - 4pm at the Old Forge Library Gazebo. Join us for the first performance of the season! Future performances will be held every 2 weeks throughout the summer. Bring a blanket or folding chair. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Sun June 30 - September 1 Summer Concert Series - Free concerts every Sunday at 7pm thru Sept. 1. Bring a chair or blanket. Rain location Hiltebrant Pavilion on North Street. Check back for complete listing of performers. Sponsored by the Town of Webb.

 

July 2019

 

Tues July 2 North Country Stories with Bill Smith - 6pm - 8pm at the Old Forge Library. Popular storyteller and Balladeer, Bill Smith. delights audiences everywhere. Prepare to laugh your head off at Bill’s tall tales, step back in time with his descriptions of country life in the old days, and get nostalgic when he sings. You won’t want to miss this event! For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Tues July 2 - Aug 27 Lecture Series - 7pm at the Big Moose. Speakers TBA. For additional information please call the Town of Webb Historical Association at 315-369-3838

 

Thurs July 4 Forge Festival of the Arts & Crafts – 9AM to 6PM. Held in the Adirondack Bank parking lot on State Route 28. Enjoy fine arts and crafts from over 55 vendors in an outdoor venue. Sponsored by Adirondack Bank . Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Thurs July 4 Fourth of July Celebration - Music at the Lakefront and fireworks over Old Forge Pond. Please call 315-369-6983 for additional information.

 

Sat July 6 TOWHA Benefit Auction - Annual Benefit Auction to benefit the Town of Webb Historical Association. Once again the Constableville Auction Hall will be in charge of the bidding and we welcome the new owners, Tyler and Mark McDonald. Preview begins at 10am. Bidding starts at 11am. There will be something for everyone. Items will be pictured on our website, www.webbhistory.org. For additional information please call the Town of Webb Historical Association at 315-369-3838

 

Mon July 8 Native Gardens - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members When flowers and fences collide, how far will you go to protect what’s yours? Native Gardens is a witty comedy by Karen Zacarías that asks us just how much we love our neighbors. Pendragon Theatre. Sponsored by Barney and Jamie Baxter.

 

Tues July 9 Music in the Gazebo - 4pm at the Old Forge Library Gazebo. Join us for the first performance of the season! Future performances will be held every 2 weeks throughout the summer. Bring a blanket or folding chair. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Wed July 10 Crazy Croquet and Mad Tea Party Fundraiser - 12pm at the Old Forge Library. Croquet Tournament Noon – 3 pm $10 per person, $20 per family Come look through the looking glass with us to an Alice in Wonderland-themed party on the library lawn with activities for all ages. Mad Tea (cocktail )Party 3:33 pm $20 Hors d’ouevres, tea and cocktails! For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Sat July 13 Jolly Mooser's Bake Sale, Crafts & Flea Market - 9am - 2pm at the Big Moose Fire Station.

 

Sat July 13 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. For additional information please contact Rob Kidd at 315-635-6187

 

Sun July 14 An Evening with Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul & Mary) - 3:30pm Meet & Greet Reception. 5pm Concert
$125 VIP Reception and Concert tickets with reserved seats (limited to 40). $50/$45 members Concert Only General Admission Tickets
Legendary musician Peter Yarrow weaves a narrative of his life in music while punctuating the major events with renditions of the iconic songs we all know and love. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Mon July 15 Eco Gallery Talks: Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation with Dr. Nina Schoch - 6pm at VIEW. Reception Cash Bar begins at 6pm followed by a presentation at 7pm. Free of charge. Learn about the secret life of the Common Loon found throughout the Adirondacks. Dr. Schoch leads a research effort to track and advocate for this unique symbol of the Adirondacks. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Wed July 17 Secret Garden Tour - 9am and 10am tours. The annual Secret Garden tour provides an opportunity to visit local pristine gardens at private residences in a ten-mile on way tour. Due to high demand, we will be holding two tours. One with a 9am start and another at 10am, both with limited spots available. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Thurs July 18 Mini Golf Tournament - 4pm - 7pm at Nutty Putty. Hosted by the Town of Webb Historical Association. Lots of fun prizes and always a great time! Call 315-369-3838 to pre-register. For additional information please call the Town of Webb Historical Association at 315-369-3838

 

Sat July 20 Author’s Seminar, Author’s Fair & Adirondack Storytelling Festival - Many of the library’s best loved and longstanding traditions will be combined for one full day celebrating literature and folklore of the Western Central Adirondacks. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Mon July 22 Mary Poppins, Jr. - 2pm and 7pm at VIEW. $15 adults /$13.50 student/$8 Child/Child 5 and under free with adult ticket.
Join us as we journey to the Banks home in London in this classic live musical that features memorable songs like “A Spoonful of Sugar” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious”! A Pendragon Theatre Musical for family audiences. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Tues July 23 Music in the Gazebo - 4pm at the Old Forge Library Gazebo. Join us for the first performance of the season! Future performances will be held every 2 weeks throughout the summer. Bring a blanket or folding chair. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Wed July 24 Eco Gallery Talks: Moose in The Adirondacks - 6pm at VIEW. Reception begins at 6pm followed by a presentation at 7pm. Presenter and Bio: Steven Heerkens, Senior Wildlife Biologist Big game and migratory waterfowl biologist for Region 6. Administers the day to day wildlife program in Oneida and Herkimer Counties. Has worked extensively in the Adirondacks with black bears, moose, and conducts annual migratory bird surveys in portions of the Park. Mr. Heerkens has spent considerable time addressing nuisance bear issues in the Old Forge-Inlet corridor. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat & Sun July 27 & 28 45th Annual Old Forge Antiques and Vintage Show and Sale - 10am at the George T. Hiltebrandt Recreation Center Admission is $6 good for both days. Explore the largest Adirondack antiques show. 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, coins and taxidermy. Don't forget to get there early to checkout this year's $99 booth where everything is only $99. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Mon July 29 The Legend of the Snow Queen - 2pm at VIEW. $15 adults / 13.50 student/$8 Child/Child 5 and under Free with Adult Ticket
Created by puppet master Matt Sorenson, as part of the family fun series, this is a story of friendship, magic, and adventure that celebrates compassion and high epic fantasy. Pendragon Theatre. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org


Mon July 29 Next to Normal - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning musical combines loss and laughter as it explores just what it means to have a normal life. Pendragon Theatre Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org


 

August 2019

 

Thurs Aug 1 Phoenix Project Dance - 7:30pm at VIEW. $20/$15 members/$8 students Phoenix Project Dance, a nationally recognized dance company, will defy your senses, illuminate your spirit, and blow your mind. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat Aug 3 2019 Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors Walkabout Lecture and Brunch with Kathleen S. Giles - 10am - 12pm at VIEW. $15/$10 members. Please join us for our annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors Walkabout Lecture and Brunch. This year Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors Judge, Kathleen S. Giles, NWS will be discussing a selection of the paintings featured in this year’s exhibition. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat Aug 3 Nick Ziobro Live at View - 7:30pm. $30/$25 members. Ziobro, actor, singer, and pianist, has had the opportunity to perform all over the country and has been honored to perform in prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, The Kennedy Center, and more. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Mon Aug 5 Leader of the Pack: The Ellie Greenwich Musical - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. This hit Broadway musical celebrates the doo-wop sounds that skyrocketed to the top of the 60s charts. With a hit parade of her music: “Chapel of Love,” “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “Be My Baby,” “Hanky Panky,” Do Wah Diddy Diddy,” and more. Brought to you by Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Tues Aug 6 Music in the Gazebo - 4pm at the Old Forge Library Gazebo. Join us for the first performance of the season! Future performances will be held every 2 weeks throughout the summer. Bring a blanket or folding chair. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Fri Aug 9 10th Annual Ice Cream Social at Point Park - 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. Pottery prices range from $10 to $25 includes ice cream or a donation of $5 for an ice cream sundae. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat Aug 10 Cahal Dunne: Ireland’s Piano Man - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. Pianist, singer songwriter, comedian - from Irish to Country, Broadway to The Eagles, funny ditties to classical piano solos, Cahal Dunne does it all with style. Co-sponsored by Souvenir Village. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Mon Aug 12 Eco Gallery Talks: Understanding Ticks and Their Diseases in New York State - 6pm at VIEW. Cash bar reception begins at 6pm followed by a presentation at 7pm. In this talk Brian F. Leydet will discuss the history of tick-borne diseases in the state as well as current and future opportunities that will help us understand and prevent this growing threat to human and animal health. The presentation is free of charge. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Wed Aug 14 Moss Lake Walking Tour - 9am at the Moss Lake trail head.

 

Thurs Aug 15 Broadway Meets Opera - 7:30pm at VIEW. $35 Reserved Seating This 9th Annual event stars Baritone David Pershall and Tenor Matthew White accompanied by Arthur McManus. The first half of the show will introduce the audience to wonderful arias from famous Operas while the second half will be hit broadway songs. This performance is in cooperation with Vero Beach Opera. Sponsored by Robert and Nell Kleinschmidt. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat Aug 17 Trio Kisosen - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. Journey through a summer evening full of virtuosity, passion, romance, and sassy wit as Trio Kisosen performs works of Mendelssohn and Smetana, and the jazzy "Cafe Music" of Schoenfeld. Trio Kisosen is a comprised violinist Matheus Souza, cellist An-Lin Bardin, and pianist Naomi Niskala. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Mon Aug 19 A Doll’s House, Part 2 - 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. In this modern addition to a seminal classic, Nora returns to the house she abandoned and the domestic life she thought she had given up forever. But will her family hear her story? It is a funny, probing, and bold new play from Pendragon Theatre. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org


Tues Aug 20 Music in the Gazebo - 4pm at the Old Forge Library Gazebo. Join us for the first performance of the season! Future performances will be held every 2 weeks throughout the summer. Bring a blanket or folding chair. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors. For additional information please call the Library at 315-369-6008 or visit www.OldForgeLibrary.org

 

Wed Aug 21 Bubblemania! - 2pm at VIEW. $15 adults/$13.50 student/$8 child/child 5 and under free with adult ticket. Part of the family fun series, this show is loaded with visual comedy, quick wit, big band swing music and the untamed, often unbelievable qualities and beauty of spherical liquids. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Fri Aug 23 Hanna and the Blue Hearts - 5pm at VIEW Dance with Hanna and the Blue Hearts as they channel a wide variety of the blues, from pre-war styles to 50’s & 60’s Chicago blues, to boogie woogie. Fueled by a love of jazz, this band also really swings! Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Tues Aug 27 Raymond Erickson - | 7:30pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. "Remembering Mirnie Kashiwa: A Piano Recital by Raymond Erickson." Included will be impressionist works by Debussy and Ravel, a set of children's pieces by Vladimir Rebikov, and piano transcriptions of music of Bach. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Sat Aug 31 10th Annual Plein Air Paint Out Art Auction - 5:30pm at VIEW. Admission is free. 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. Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

September 2019

 

Sun Sept 1 Labor Day Weekend Celebration - Music, Automobile Raffle & Fireworks over the Old Forge Pond. Please call 315-369-6983 for additional information.


Sun Sept 1 CAP-PY Duck Derby - Watch as 3,000 rubber ducks sail down the Moose River. Many great prizes from local sponsors. Sponsored by CAP-21. Please call 315-369-3553 or visit cap-21.org for additional information.

 

Fri & Sat Sept 6 & 7 Old Forge Marathon/Half-Marathon/10K/5K - As one of the western gateway communities of the Adirondack Park, Old Forge, NY is the perfect destination venue for an Adirondack trail running event! The full marathon, half marathon, 10K and 5K all take place on established bike trails (snowmobile in the winter) that run between the northeast portion of Old Forge, just north of Water Safari, and work their way towards Eagle Bay. The trail course is mostly gravel and dirt roads. A true Adirondack experience. Fall foliage is estimated to be about 15%-25% peak. New in 2019, a 10K race event has been added on Friday, the day before the big event. Do the 10K as a solo event or BE THE LOON- run the 10K Friday and then the half or full marathon on Saturday for the 2 Day Loon Challenge for a great sense of accomplishment and of course some extra LOONY SWAG! A portion of the race proceeds will benefit Old Forge HS Key Club and other local area benefactors. Visit their facebook page for additional information https://www.facebook.com/OldForgeMarathon/

 

Fri - Sun Sept 6 - 8 90 Miler Canoe Race - This three-day, 90-mile flat water race follows the original highways of the Adirondacks from Old Forge to Saranac Lake. The course offers a mix of lake and river flat water paddling with several carries. Participants receive a T-shirt, mileage pins, awards, camping, snacks, boat shuttles and a post race meal. Entry forms for this race go out via U.S. Mail in June ( email or call before June 1 to be added to the mailing list ). The 90 - Miler is limited to 275 boats. Entry deadline is July 25. Entry fee is $150 per paddler ($125 for AWA members.) call 518-891-2744.

 

Sun Sept 8 Hot: The Music of Cole Porter - 3pm at VIEW. $25/$20 members. Presented by the Seagle Music Colony. HOT! The Music of Cole Porte. This musical revue feature songs like “Too Darn Hot”, “So In Love”, “You’re the Top!”, “Night and Day”, and many more! Come hum along to these amazing songs that are the heart of the American songbook! Find more information at (315) 369-6411, info@viewarts.org, or www.viewarts.org

 

Fri & Sat Sept 13 & 14 Firefighters Drill School - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.

 

Sun Sept 15   Big Bucks Drawing -  Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department


 

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