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Sep
1
Mon
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room | Ballston | New York | United States

Messy Monday at The Wonder Room

Open for drop-in play and creative art.  Each week features a new theme and activities.  Drop in, play, get messy!

Sep
2
Tue
Registration for Jr. NBA at Gavin Park @ Gavin Park
Sep 2 all-day
Registration for Jr. NBA at Gavin Park @ Gavin Park | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

WILTON – Gavin Park’s highly successful youth basketball league is gearing up for another great season of Jr. NBA. This recreational program is open to boys and girls grades 2 through 10. All skill levels, including beginners, are welcome, and everyone receives equal playing time.

The league is divided into four groups: grades 2-3, grades 4-5, grades 6-7, and grades 8-10, (based upon the grade which the child will enter for the 2014-2015 school year). Placement dates are scheduled for September 29 through October 2. Once the child is assigned to a coach, the team is scheduled for one practice per week, on the same night and time, for one hour. Assigned practice times run from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Practice begins the week of October 6. Games begin November 1. All games will take place on Saturdays, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., at Gavin Park.

Registration for Wilton residents is going on now! Non-resident registration begins September 2. The deadline to register is September 24. The cost is $120 for Wilton residents, $160 for Saratoga Springs City Schools residents, and $170 for all others. The cost includes a full uniform.

Gavin Park is located at 10 Lewis Drive in the Town of Wilton.

Registration may be completed online at: www.townofwilton.com, or in person at the Gavin Park Office. Questions may be answered by calling the park office at (518) 584-9455.

Tuesday for Tots at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday for Tots at the Children's Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

Tuesday for Tots is a neat drop-in program at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga.  Tuesday for Tots is every Tuesday from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. and 1 p.m – 3 p.m and is free with museum admission.

This is a special time for younger visitors to gain preschool readiness skills in a fun and social environment.   Drop in anytime for playdough, crafts, games and friends!

Malta Farmers’ Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot
Sep 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Malta Farmers' Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot | Malta | New York | United States

Malta Farmers Market is back for its third year!  This year’s location will be in the north end of the Allerdice ACE Hardware parking lot at 2570 Route 9.

This season’s market will feature a dozen farms and vendors bringing vegetables, apples and berries, plants and flowers, cheese, meat, poultry, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods,  and a knife and garden tool sharpening service. The market will be open every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m., through the end of October.

See you at the market!

Sep
6
Sat
Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room | New York | United States

Join us Each Saturday for Open Play – Book your Tea for Two at 9:30 am or 11:30 am at Tiny Tots Tea Room in Clifton Park

Sep
7
Sun
9/11 Heroes Run 5k and Family Fun Run @ 9/11 Memorial, High Rock Park
Sep 7 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am

The 9/11 Heroes Run is a 5K race and Family Fun Run/Walk which serves to unite communities internationally with the goal to never forget the sacrifices of all the heroes of September 11th and in the wars since: veteran, police, fireman, first responder, civilian and military.

Sep
8
Mon
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room | Ballston | New York | United States

Messy Monday at The Wonder Room

Open for drop-in play and creative art.  Each week features a new theme and activities.  Drop in, play, get messy!

Joseph Carr Wine Dinner @ Pasta Pane
Sep 8 @ 6:30 pm
Joseph Carr Wine Dinner @ Pasta Pane | New York | United States

Joseph Carr handcrafted wines are complex and sophisticated. Pasta Pane handcrafted cuisine is simple and rustic. On September 8th we pair them together again at our 5th Annual Joseph Carr Wine Dinner. The night will feature a wide selection of Joseph Carr wines and, most importantly, Joseph Carr himself. Limited seating is available so make your reservations today for this always highly anticipated event

Sep
9
Tue
Tuesday for Tots at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday for Tots at the Children's Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

Tuesday for Tots is a neat drop-in program at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga.  Tuesday for Tots is every Tuesday from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. and 1 p.m – 3 p.m and is free with museum admission.

This is a special time for younger visitors to gain preschool readiness skills in a fun and social environment.   Drop in anytime for playdough, crafts, games and friends!

Malta Farmers’ Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot
Sep 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Malta Farmers' Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot | Malta | New York | United States

Malta Farmers Market is back for its third year!  This year’s location will be in the north end of the Allerdice ACE Hardware parking lot at 2570 Route 9.

This season’s market will feature a dozen farms and vendors bringing vegetables, apples and berries, plants and flowers, cheese, meat, poultry, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods,  and a knife and garden tool sharpening service. The market will be open every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m., through the end of October.

See you at the market!

Birthing As Nature Intended B.A.N.I. @ The Bundle Store
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm
Birthing As Nature Intended B.A.N.I.  @ The Bundle Store | Ballston Spa | New York | United States

When: September 9,16, 23, 30 from 6-8 pm. Four week class.

Where: The Bundle Store

Cost: $200 Send registration and payment by check to Erica DeBie, 35 Milton Ave, Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Class description: Birthing As Nature Intended, (B.A.N.I.)™ is more than a book or childbirth preparation program. B.A.N.I. is about taking responsibility for achieving the birth you envision, utilizing your power of choice and learning how to become actively involved in the welfare of your loved ones before birth, during labor and indeed for the rest of your lives.

Sep
10
Wed
Balanced Baby: Developmental Movement & Tummy Time Class @ The Bundle Store
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am
Balanced Baby: Developmental Movement & Tummy Time Class @ The Bundle Store | Ballston Spa | New York | United States

Description: For babies 6 weeks to rolling/pushing backwards

Now that you’ve had your baby, you probably find yourself asking a lot of questions about what activities you should be doing with your baby in the midst of the feedings, diaper changes, spit ups, and restless nights. Or maybe your asking questions about what your baby should be doing developmentally at 2 months, 3 months, and so on. In this developmental movement class for baby and caregiver we’ll guide you in finding the answers as we explore aspects of parent/caregiver bonding, vestibular system development, visual and auditory stimulation through gentle play and song, developmental patterns leading to sitting, variations on tummy time, and baby massage. Each class incorporates gentle aspects of physical yoga for both baby and caregiver, including breath, forward bend, side bend, chest opening, balance, stillness, and alignment.

Time: Wednesdays 9:00-9:45 am

Dates: September 10-October 15
Cost: $90
Location: The Bundle Store

Sep
13
Sat
The Great Village Sell Out in Waterford NY @ Waterford, NY
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day
The Great Village Sell Out in Waterford NY @ Waterford, NY

September 13th and 14th
The Great Village Sell Out in Waterford, NY!
Weekend of yard sales across Waterford and in the parks.
Dozens of participating residents expected to take part in our annual event.
Addresses and sale items will be listed on our website as the date approaches.
Free listings for all Waterford residents.
Space available in the Parks on Broad St – ONE FREE space for Waterford residents and for Canal Fest vendors. Additional spaces and spaces for out-of-town-sellers are $20 each.

Babywearing: Happy Baby, Healthy Carrying @ The Bundle Store
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am
Babywearing: Happy Baby, Healthy Carrying @ The Bundle Store | Ballston Spa | New York | United States

FREE CLASS

Class Details

Are you expecting or did you recently welcome a newborn into your family? Are you planning to use an infant carrier or wrap with your child? If so, please join us for this free event on safe and healthy babywearing given by pediatric occupational therapist and babywearing mom, Amber Chaves. We’ll discuss the benefits of babywearing, safety guidelines, and what to look for when purchasing a carrier. Babies are welcome to accompany parents and caregivers.

About the instructor:

Amber Chaves is a mother to a 3 year old that she has worn since birth. She has been a pediatric occupational therapist for over 11 years and received her babywearing training through The Babywearing Institute. She enjoys sharing her babywearing knowledge and experiences with parents and caregivers seeking more information and resources. When she’s not chasing her toddler around or working with school age children, she’s finding new and exciting products and classes for The Bundle Store. For more information please call Amber at The Bundle Store 518-557-8809 or email [email protected]

Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room
Sep 13 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room | New York | United States

Join us Each Saturday for Open Play – Book your Tea for Two at 9:30 am or 11:30 am at Tiny Tots Tea Room in Clifton Park

Free Movies at High Rock Park: E.T. @ High Rock Park
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm

The City of Saratoga Springs and ON DECK Saratoga would like to invite you to free movies at High Rock park!

Movies at High Rock are a series of free movie screenings – three family friendly films and two 18+ films. This series of five movie screenings will take place at the High Rock Park pavilion in beautiful downtown Saratoga Springs, NY. Bring something to sit on and a friend or your family and enjoy a night under the stars with us. Movies will be screened rain or shine under the pavilion!

Tues. July 29 @ 7pm – Charlotte’s Web
Tues. August 5 @ 7pm – Chronicles of Narnia
Thurs. August 14 @ 8:30pm – Edward Scissorhands
Thurs. September 4 @ 8:30pm – The Shawshank Redemption
Sat. September 13 @ 7pm – E.T.

Sep
15
Mon
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room | Ballston | New York | United States

Messy Monday at The Wonder Room

Open for drop-in play and creative art.  Each week features a new theme and activities.  Drop in, play, get messy!

Sep
16
Tue
Tuesday for Tots at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday for Tots at the Children's Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

Tuesday for Tots is a neat drop-in program at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga.  Tuesday for Tots is every Tuesday from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. and 1 p.m – 3 p.m and is free with museum admission.

This is a special time for younger visitors to gain preschool readiness skills in a fun and social environment.   Drop in anytime for playdough, crafts, games and friends!

Malta Farmers’ Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot
Sep 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Malta Farmers' Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot | Malta | New York | United States

Malta Farmers Market is back for its third year!  This year’s location will be in the north end of the Allerdice ACE Hardware parking lot at 2570 Route 9.

This season’s market will feature a dozen farms and vendors bringing vegetables, apples and berries, plants and flowers, cheese, meat, poultry, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods,  and a knife and garden tool sharpening service. The market will be open every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m., through the end of October.

See you at the market!

Sep
18
Thu
Expectant Parents’ Evening @ Saratoga Hospital
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 18 @ 9:00 pm
Expectant Parents’ Evening @ Saratoga Hospital | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

Expectant Parents’ Evening at Saratoga Hospital

7:00 – 9:00 pm — Take a guided tour of the Labor and Delivery Unit and get general information about your options for birth at Saratoga Hospital.

Speaker: Tisha Graham, ICCE
Location: Saratoga Hospital Conference Room C

This program is offered on the third Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. and includes a guided tour of the Labor and Delivery Unit and general information about your options for birth at Saratoga Hospital.

Couples taking a childbirth class (either the all-day Saturday Childbirth Class, or the four-day Childbirth Preparation class) need not attend, as a tour is included.

We welcome participants who are considering where to give birth, as well as those who are giving birth at Saratoga Hospital for the first time. This class is free and open to the public.

Call HealthSource at 518-580-2450 or 866-580-2450 (toll free)

View the SaratogaMama Childbirth Resources page here!

Sep
20
Sat
Zumba Kids at Gavin Park @ Gavin Park
Sep 20 @ 6:00 am

Perfect for our younger Zumba fans, Gavin Park is now offering Zumba Kids classes! Zumba Kids features kid-friendly routines based on the wildly popular Latin inspired dance fitness program. Kids 4-12 can be active while jamming out to their favorite music! Its fitness made fun!

Classes will run each Saturday from September 20th, through October 25th. Zumba Kids Jr. for ages 4-7 will be from 10:00-10:30am, and Zumba Kids for ages 8-12 will be from 10:45-11:30am. Cost for Wilton Residents is $40, Saratoga Springs School District Residents is $50, and $55 for all others.

Come join the party! Pre-registration is required. (Sorry, no “drop ins” allowed.) Space is limited and registration ends September 18th. Don’t miss out….register now! To register, just dance your way down to Gavin Park, or visit us online at www.townofwilton.com/departments/parks-and-recreation. Questions may be answered by calling the park office at 518-584-9455.

Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room
Sep 20 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room | New York | United States

Join us Each Saturday for Open Play – Book your Tea for Two at 9:30 am or 11:30 am at Tiny Tots Tea Room in Clifton Park

Celebrate the City Center’s 30th Birthday @ Saratoga Springs City Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Saturday, September 20 - Family Fun Day

10am-10pm

Fun for the whole family, for the entire day! Start at the Farmers’ Market and see a Kids Cook Off, climb the National Guard’s rock wall, bounce in a house, ride a pony, interact with a petting zoo, explore public service emergency vehicles and meet service personnel, listen to popular tunes, create artwork, eat ice cream, bring your blanket and lawn chair to  watch Despicable Me 2 on the street at dusk under the open sky!

Free and open to the public. Let’s “Bring People Together”!

 

Music in Motion @ Sunshine Ballroom
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Music in Motion @ Sunshine Ballroom | Ballston Spa | New York | United States

Bring your 3-6 year old child to learn songs of yesteryear and combine music with movement, fitness and fun! Your child will be able to learn songs such as My Aunt Came Back, Hokey Pokey, The Mulberry Bush and tons more all while improving motor skills and exercising.

Sep
21
Sun
Gorilla Basketball & Gorilla Soccer at Gavin Park! @ Gavin Park
Sep 21 @ 6:00 am

Get ready for another exciting season of our fun-filled Gorilla Basketball & Gorilla Soccer programs! Don’t miss the fun! These programs are for children ages 4 through 6 who have little or no playing experience. Children learn the fundamentals, including dribbling, passing, and shooting, in a fun and relaxed environment. Coaches teach the basics of the game by utilizing drills and small scrimmages. Each participant will receive a soccer ball or a basketball.

Programs run Sundays, September 21 – October 26, and are limited to 15 participants each. Pre-registration is required and is going on now. Ensure your child’s spot by registering online through the Parks and Recreation link at www.townofwilton.com or by stopping by the park office during regular business hours. Any questions, please call (518) 584-9455.

2nd Annual Protecting the Paws in Blue – Vested Interest in K9s @ Saratoga County Sheriff's Department
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
2nd Annual Protecting the Paws in Blue - Vested Interest in K9s @ Saratoga County Sheriff's Department | Ballston Spa | New York | United States

Second annual Protecting the Paws in Blue event will take place to benefit Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. a 501c(3) non profit whose goal is to provide bullet and stab protective vests to police K9s. Family and pet friendly event with face painting, balloon twister, DJ, food, vendors and crafters, K9 unit demonstration, raffles, pet communicator, and so much more! Free and fun for the whole family!

Sep
22
Mon
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Messy Mondays at The Wonder Room @ The Wonder Room | Ballston | New York | United States

Messy Monday at The Wonder Room

Open for drop-in play and creative art.  Each week features a new theme and activities.  Drop in, play, get messy!

Sep
23
Tue
Tuesday for Tots at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday for Tots at the Children's Museum at Saratoga @ Children's Museum at Saratoga | Saratoga Springs | New York | United States

Tuesday for Tots is a neat drop-in program at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga.  Tuesday for Tots is every Tuesday from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. and 1 p.m – 3 p.m and is free with museum admission.

This is a special time for younger visitors to gain preschool readiness skills in a fun and social environment.   Drop in anytime for playdough, crafts, games and friends!

Malta Farmers’ Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Malta Farmers' Market @ Allerdice/ACE parking lot | Malta | New York | United States

Malta Farmers Market is back for its third year!  This year’s location will be in the north end of the Allerdice ACE Hardware parking lot at 2570 Route 9.

This season’s market will feature a dozen farms and vendors bringing vegetables, apples and berries, plants and flowers, cheese, meat, poultry, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods,  and a knife and garden tool sharpening service. The market will be open every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m., through the end of October.

See you at the market!

Sep
27
Sat
Zumba Kids at Gavin Park @ Gavin Park
Sep 27 @ 6:00 am

Perfect for our younger Zumba fans, Gavin Park is now offering Zumba Kids classes! Zumba Kids features kid-friendly routines based on the wildly popular Latin inspired dance fitness program. Kids 4-12 can be active while jamming out to their favorite music! Its fitness made fun!

Classes will run each Saturday from September 20th, through October 25th. Zumba Kids Jr. for ages 4-7 will be from 10:00-10:30am, and Zumba Kids for ages 8-12 will be from 10:45-11:30am. Cost for Wilton Residents is $40, Saratoga Springs School District Residents is $50, and $55 for all others.

Come join the party! Pre-registration is required. (Sorry, no “drop ins” allowed.) Space is limited and registration ends September 18th. Don’t miss out….register now! To register, just dance your way down to Gavin Park, or visit us online at www.townofwilton.com/departments/parks-and-recreation. Questions may be answered by calling the park office at 518-584-9455.

Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Tiny Tots Tea Room Open Play Saturdays @ Tiny Tots Tea Room | New York | United States

Join us Each Saturday for Open Play – Book your Tea for Two at 9:30 am or 11:30 am at Tiny Tots Tea Room in Clifton Park

Sep
28
Sun
Gorilla Basketball & Gorilla Soccer at Gavin Park! @ Gavin Park
Sep 28 @ 6:00 am

Get ready for another exciting season of our fun-filled Gorilla Basketball & Gorilla Soccer programs! Don’t miss the fun! These programs are for children ages 4 through 6 who have little or no playing experience. Children learn the fundamentals, including dribbling, passing, and shooting, in a fun and relaxed environment. Coaches teach the basics of the game by utilizing drills and small scrimmages. Each participant will receive a soccer ball or a basketball.

Programs run Sundays, September 21 – October 26, and are limited to 15 participants each. Pre-registration is required and is going on now. Ensure your child’s spot by registering online through the Parks and Recreation link at www.townofwilton.com or by stopping by the park office during regular business hours. Any questions, please call (518) 584-9455.