Ongoing Co-ed Basketball - Tuesdays & Thursdays 7:30pm-9:30pm. Call for location and to pre-registration. . Pre-registration is required. Tuesdays Ages 14 and older. Thursdays Ages 17 and older. FREE
Ongoing Co-ed Adult Pickleball - Mondays & Wednesdays 6pm - 8pm.
Ongoing Martial Arts-
Ages 5 to adult
Registration required. FREE.
Please email Senseijimmunger@gmail.com for details.
Ongoing In-Person Yoga at VIEW - Yoga Instructor Anita Black leads a class for a multi-level gentle yoga class to sooth and nurture mind, body and spirit. The practice will include a short seated centering with breath-work followed by a gentle warm up sequence. The heart of the practice will include multiple yoga poses (ASANAS) for strength and flexibility. Finally, enjoy cool down poses and a guided relaxation. It is helpful to have a yoga mat and a blanket if available. Wear comfortable loose fitting or stretchy clothing. Anita offers two sessions a week: Mondays 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Saturdays 10:00 am - 11:00 am Open to all levels. Classes are $10 per session and can be purchased ahead online or in person with cash.
Ongoing Mission Boutique - Gently used clothing and housewares at the former Thrift Shop at Niccolls Memorial Church in Old Forge. Open Wednesdays 10am - 12 Noon, Fridays 10 am - 12 Noon, and Saturdays 10am - 12 Noon.
Ongoing Old Forge Social Service Outreach & Health Insurance Sign-up - 10AM-2PM at the Town Offices. Need Health Insurance or Social Service assistance? 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. They will also be available to help with Temporary Assistance, SNAP Benefits, Medicaid, Home Energy Assistance (HEAP) and Child Support and Day Care Services referral. Call 315-369-6799 for additional information or Click here for a list of dates and services.
Sat Nov 4 Polar Bear Consignment Sale - 9am - 12pm at McCauley Mountain. Find great deals on new and used ski & snowboard equipment & apparel. Great time to get the gear you and your kids need or to pass on the gear you no longer need. Portion of proceeds to benefit the Polar Bear Ski club. Drop off equipment on Friday, November 3rd or Saturday before 8:30am.
Wed Nov 8 Wednesday Crafts: Fall Leaf Bowl - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Thurs Nov 9 Bagels & Blood Pressure - 10am - 1:30pm at the Old Forge Volunteer Ambulance Corps on the corner of Spring St. & Route 28. Grab some free grub, get your blood pressure reading and some health info. Have a seat, some breakfast, and a chat. This monthly project is a collaborative effort between the OFVAC, the Old Forge Library, LivingADK, Herkimer County Public Health, MVHS & other communitygroups.
Wed Nov 15 Wednesday Crafts: Beaded Corn - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Wed Nov 15 Snowmobile Permit Preseason Ends - Last day to purchase your permit for the preseason price of $80.
Fri - Sun Nov 24 - 26 Adirondack Christmas on Main Street - Come visit us Thanksgiving weekend to kick off the holiday season with friends and family. Area clubs, civic groups and businesses have planned an unforgettable family experience. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in town and families will be treated to old fashioned horse-drawn wagon rides, tree lighting, a light parade, face painting, Zoo Mobile, pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, Candy Cane Hunt, Reindeer Fun Run and more! All free of charge! Additional venues are also available for your enjoyment. Including the Santa Express Train, holiday arts and crafts at View and Ace Hardware. Keep your antlers on from the Reindeer Run, the fun doesn't stop there -- wear your antlers into the special holiday 2pm matinee at the Strand Theater and receive a free small popcorn and 1/2 price matinee .
Fri & Sat Nov 24 & 25 Grab n’ Go Kids Activity Bags: Winter Holiday Bags - Call the library to reserve a goodie bag full of fun crafts and activities for kids to work on at home. Geared towards children aged 4-11. Pick up at the library! Supplies limited. Registration suggested. In conjunction with the CAA’s ADK Christmas on Main Street.. Call the Library at 315-369-6008
Wed Nov 29 Small Business Workshop Sessions with SBDC - 11am - 1pm at the Old Forge Library. By appointment only. Provides small business owners and entrepreneurs with high quality, confidential business counseling, training, and research at no cost. Call the Old Forge Library at 315-369-6008 to sign up or for more information.
Wed Nov 29 Wednesday Crafts: House Ornaments - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Mon Dec 4 Snowmobile Trails Open for the Season - Weather and Conditions permitting.
Wed Dec 6 Wednesday Crafts: Paperbag Snowflake - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Fri - Sun Dec 8 - 10 Snodeo - The 47th Annual SNODEO is the “kick-off” weekend for the 2023/2024 snowmobile season.
Tues Dec 12 Cosby Gibson & Tom Staudle - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. A concert celebrating various wintertime holidays from around the globe.
Wed Dec 13 Wednesday Crafts: Popcorn & Cranberry Garland - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Thurs Dec 14 Bagels & Blood Pressure - 10am - 1:30pm at the Old Forge Volunteer Ambulance Corps on the corner of Spring St. & Route 28. Grab some free grub, get your blood pressure reading and some health info. Have a seat, some breakfast, and a chat. This monthly project is a collaborative effort between the OFVAC, the Old Forge Library, LivingADK, Herkimer County Public Health, MVHS & other communitygroups.
Tues Dec 19 Inscape Collective: Winter Solstice - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. Visual and sonic arts in the moment of creation. A live multimedia experience, the duo has performed - or “canvased” as they call it at galleries and museums throughout the region. Tim Parker provides a live soundtrack as a painting celebrating the solstice is created before a live audience.
Wed Dec 20 Wednesday Crafts: Popsicle Stick Truck Ornament - 5pm at the Old Forge Library. In-person craft night with a festive feel. All materials supplied. All are welcome.
Thurs Dec 21 Winter Solstice Celebration - 4pm at the Old Forge Library. Cultures around the world have long celebrated holidays around the winter solstice. Fire and light are traditional symbols of celebrations held on the darkest day of the year. Celebrate with us, and with lights and cheer! Dress for the weather!
Fri & Sat Dec 22 & 23 Grab n’ Go Kids Activity Bags: Winter Fun Bags - Call the library to reserve a goodie bag full of fun crafts and activities for kids to work on at home. Geared towards children aged 4-11. Pick up at the library! Supplies limited. Registration suggested. Call the Library at 315-369-6008
Sat Jan 13 Youth Snowmobile Safety Course - Inlet Fire Hall. Pre-registration required and space is limited.Sponsored by the Inlet Barnstormers.
Fri & Sat March 8 & 9 Snofest- 5 George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center SNOFEST offers visitors the only chance in the North East to see new 2025 snowmobiles and gear featured by Arctic Cat, Polaris and Ski-Doo. This is the best opportunity to find great deals on a new snowmobile. Special deals on sleds and accessories will be available, as well as demo rides sponsored by Arctic Cat (weather and conditions permitting). The SNOFEST hours of operation are 10am - 5pm both days, when the North Street pavilion will be filled with snowmobiles, sled accessories, vendors, raffles, and food and beverage specials. Saturday evening, a fireworks display will illuminate the lakefront in Old Forge and will be visible from throughout the village. The towns of Webb and Inlet are offering a special SNOFEST trail permit promotion. Buy your 2024-2025 snowmobile trail permit for $80 (pre-season rate) and ride the rest of this season for free. This special is only available the Old Forge and Inlet Information Centers (permits must be purchased in person). Admission and parking is free at SNOFEST. Shuttle bus service will be available on Saturday from surrounding North Street parking lots to the pavilion. For more information call 315-369-6983. SNOFEST is a Central Adirondack Association premier event. (Date & Times subject to change)
Mon April 8 Total Solar Eclipse - Seeing a total solar eclipse may be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many and occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, completely blocking out the Sun's rays for several minutes! During totality the sky will become noticeably darker, like early dawn or late dusk. Individuals and Old Forge has a front row seat!
If you're planning a visit to the area during that time, advanced reservations for lodging are recommended as this is a once in a lifetime opportunity!
Stay tuned for more info on special events that will be happening around our town, live music, pre eclipse parties and after parties.
Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association!
For more information please contact:
Ximena Gardner 917.673.1534