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June 2014 | July 2014 | August 2014
Ongoing Mission Boutique - Gently used clothing and housewares at the former Thrift Shop at Niccolls Memorial Church in Old Forge. Open Fridays 10am - 12 Noon & 7 - 8:30pm, and Saturdays 10am - 12 Noon.
Ongoing until Jan 5, 2014 Quilts Unlimited - The display of quilts is hung gallery style and includes quilts from all over the United States. This open juried competitive exhibit features both traditional and eclectic quilts and wall hangings. Over $1800 in cash and prizes are awarded. Admission charged. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org
Ongoing until Jan 5, 2014 Santa Rita Rugs by Patricia Merritt - Concurrently on view, along with Holy Mola! by Art Quilt People, Interwoven Basketry by Flo Hoppe, and Artisan Made Ornaments. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org.
Ongoing until Oct 31, 2014 Webb: Wired to Wireless - The Town of Webb Historical Association's feature exhibit for 2014 is "Webb: Wired to Wireless - Technology Comes to Town”. The Goodsell Museum is located across the street from the Old Forge Post Office and houses the history of the Town of Webb. Changing exhibits tell the story of early pioneers, the way of life, events, buildings, businesses, recreation, transportation and people. The museum is open year round, Tuesday through Saturday, 10am – 3pm with no admission charge. For additional information, please phone 315-369-3838 or visit on the web at webbhistory.org.
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Thur Dec 19 Christmas at the Old Forge Library - The Old Forge Library will host a family party starting at 6pm. Join in for a story ("The Night Before Christmas") and a film ("The Littlest Light on the Christmas Tree"). Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded to those who come in their jammies! For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website OldForgeLibrary.org.
Sat Dec 21 Free Holiday Movie for Kids - The Kiwanis Club of the Central Adirondacks, in cooperation with Bob Card and Helen Zyma of the Strand Theatre, will sponsor their annual free Bob Thayer Memorial Holiday Movie for Kids. The film will be "Walking with the Dinosaurs". The movie will be shown at 11am at the Strand Theatre in Old Forge, and doors will open at 10:30am. The event is for children age 12 and under with adult supervision. The children will each receive a drink and popcorn at no charge. There is no admission charge for children or adults. Santa and Mrs.Claus have promised a visit at 10:30am.
Sun Dec 22 Big Moose Chapel Candlelight Service - This special service will be held at 4pm. All are welcome to attend.
Tue Dec 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight Service - The story of Jesus' brith will be told surrounded by horses, donleys, goats, dogs and even a pot-bellied pig at the Moose River Farm on Rondaxe Road. Due to limited parking, a school bus will shuttle people from the Niccolls Church parking lot to the Moose River Farm starting at 4:30pm. The candlelight service begins at 5:30pm. The owners, Anne & Rod Phinney, have invited participants to walk through their barn to greet the animals, sip warm drinks and enjoy live Christmas music until the service begins. All who are interested in attending are asked to call the Niccolls Church office at 315-369-3475. The church's traditional Candlelight Communion Christmas Eve Service will be held at 10pm.
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Sat Jan 18 Youth Snowmobile Safety Course- The Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club will be sponsoring this required course for all youth ages 10 to 17. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Calls will not be accepted before January 6, 2014. Register by calling instructor Ernie Gilbert at 315-369-3695.
Fri & Sat Jan 31 & Feb 1 Snowmobile Poker Run - The Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club will be sponsoring this event at many Central Adirondack region businesses. Click here for details.
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Fri & Sat Feb 7 & 8 10th Annual New York Snow Run - Held at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street in Old Forge. This is a Pink Ribbon Riders fundraising event. There will be many days of fun and ways you can participate. Open to both men and women. Details to follow. For additional information about the organization, go to the website PinkRibbonRiders.com.
Fri - Sun Feb 14 - 16 Winter Carnival -
Competitions, ski races, fun and fireworks! Details to be announced.
Fri & Sat Mar 7 & 8 SnoFest - See the new 2015 snowmobiles and accessories! Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. Details to be announced soon..
Fri - Mon May 16 - 19 Paddlefest - The largest on-water canoe and kayak sale in the country and features over 75 of the leading manufacturers of canoes, kayaks, and accessories. Over 1,000 canoes and kayaks will be on sale all weekend at special show prices. There will also be big savings on paddling accessories and outdoor gear. Sponsored by Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company. Click here for additional information.
Sun July 20 Adirondack Storytelling Fesitval - For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website OldForgeLibrary.org.
Sat July 26 Model Airplane Show - The Mountain R/C Modelers of Old Forge New York (AMA Charter 3688) presents the 13th Annual Fly-In and Fun-Fly from 9am to 4pm. The event is held at the airfield at the end of North Street with an air show at 1pm. AMA membership required to fly. All are welcome, admission is free. Food and soda available. For additional information, please contact Contest Director Walt Throne at phone 315-559-8826.
Mon Aug 4 Kinderwood Golf Tournament - Held at the Thendara Golf Club. Cost is $85 for golf & dinner or $35 for dinner only. For additional information, please contact Sharon Finkle-Kleps at phone (315) 369-3105 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri & Sat Sept 12 & 13 Firefighters Drill School - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.
Sun Sept 14 Big Bucks Drawing - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.
Sun - Tues Sept 14 - 16 Antique & Classic Boat Society Boat Show - Old Forge and the Central Adirondack region will host some pre-events for the annual meeting of the Antique & Classic Boat Society. These local events will preceed a national show in Skaneateles for the participants to experience the Adirondacks. On Monday the boats will cruise on Big Moose Lake and on Tuesday they will launch on the Fulton Chain of Lakes. Other events are planned for the participants, but this will also be a chance for spectators to see these wonderful classic boats on the water. For additional information, please visit the website ACBS.org.
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