Friday, March 18, 2011

Adirondack Family Activities Calendar of Events for March 18-20,2011

For the next two weekends, March 19-20 and March 26-27, the New York State Maple Producers Association celebrates events throughout the state from 10-4 each day. Pancake breakfast, horsedrawn rides, sugar shacks and gallons of liquid gold will be on hand in celebration of another successful maple sugar season.

Family Calendar of Events March 18-29, 2011

Adirondack High Peaks/Tri-Lakes and Beyond - What to do with kids, family in Tupper Lake, Lake Placid, Malone, Paul Smiths, Bloomingdale, Gabriels, Wilmington, Jay, Upper Jay, Keene, Keene Valley New York (NY)

Central Adirondack Family Time – including What to do with kids, family in Cranberry Lake, Newcomb, Thendara , Raquette Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Old Forge, Northville, Caroga Lake, Star Lake, Croghan and Inlet New York (NY)

Southern Adirondack Family Time – What to do with kids, family in Schroon Lake, North Creek, Indian Lake, Whitehall and Lake George, Caroga Lake, Mayfield, Lake Luzerne, Bolton Landing, Gloversville, Thurman, Warrensburg, Hague New York (NY)

Champlain Valley, Adirondack Lakes Family Time – What to do with kids, family in Ausable Forks, Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Westport, Port Henry, Elizabethtown and Keeseville, Wadams, Essex and Plattsburgh New York (NY)


High Peaks/Tri-Lakes Region and Beyond Adirondack Family Time
All Olympic Venues have an entrance or activity fee
* For anyone interested in Whiteface season passes for 2011/2011 – will go on sale
This is the last weekend the Olympic Jumping Complex Tour - just the Observation and Elevator open

Friday - 3/18/11
Mt Pisgah Ski Center Open
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Whiteface Mountain will be open
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Wild Center in Tupper Lake
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sleigh Rides at Hohmeyer’s Lake Clear Lodge
6:00 p.m. Community Square Dance and Dinner at the Keene/Keene Valley Central School $5/person, students FREE (bluegrass music, poetry reading and more

7:00 p.m. Tupper Lake School presents Thoroughly Modern Millie
7:30 p.m. Pendragon Theatre presents “Private Eyes” part of the New Directions, All seats are $12
8:00 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents Glengarry Bhoys in Concert

Saturday - 3/19/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Whiteface Mountain will be open
9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. NYSEF Nordic Kids Festival: ($11/adult/ $8 Jr/Sr)
9:30 – noon Nordic ski races
noon – 1:00 p.m. Open training for K6, K18, meter ski jumping at the Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
2:00 p.m. Skate Skiing Sprints
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sleigh Rides at Hohmeyer’s Lake Clear Lodge 
4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Paul Smith-Gariels Volunteer Fire Dept Lasagna Dinner $10/Adults, Sr/Children(6-12/) $8. Free (under 6)
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. FREE Adventure Movie at the High Peaks Cyclery Guide House in Lake Placid,
6:00 p.m. – 9:0 p.m. Silent Auction and Barn Dance at the Harrietown Town Hall in Saranac Lake, $$/person, $15/family (Contra dance lesson at 5:30 p.m.) Northern Lights School
7:00 p.m. Tupper Lake School presents Thoroughly Modern Millie
7:30 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents “The Glengarry Bhoys”
7:30 p.m. Pendragon Theatre presents “Private Eyes” part of the New Directions, All seats are $12
8:00 p.m. FREE The High Peaks Information Center (HPIC) at Heart Lake Lecture Series presents, Basic Avalanche Awareness
Join Jim Giglinto, High Peaks forest ranger, as he discusses factors causing avalanches in the backcountry.  518-523-3480 Ext. 20

Sunday - 3/20/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Whiteface Mountain will be open
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Big Tupper open
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Norton USA Luge Seeding Races
Sleigh Rides at the Lake Placid Club Golf Course – Ausable Equine Center 
9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. NYSEF Nordic Kids Festival: paintball biathlon at the Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Wild Center in Tupper Lake
1:00 p.m. Family Art and Nature craft at the Wild Center, Tupper Lake (free activity with paid admission)
2:00 p.m. Tupper Lake School presents Thoroughly Modern Millie

Central Adirondack Family Time
McCauley Mountain Cross-Country Ski Trails are FREE for the month of March

Friday - 3/18/11
All day (January – April) 
$12 Lift Tickets at McCauley Mountain
(Crazy Fridays excludes holiday weeks)
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Goodsell Museum in Old Forge presents “Floating Letters: Webb’s Mail Boats”
11:00 a.m. Old Forge Library Story Time
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Long Lake Ice Skating Rink (free skate rentals)
5:00 p.m. Old Forge St Patty Parade down Main Street
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Long Lake Ice Skating Rink (free skate rentals)

Saturday – 3/19/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State All Day: Ski Green for $17 at McCauley Mountain
5:30 p.m. St Patty dinner at the Raquette Lake Tap Room , Donations accepted

Sunday - 3/20/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State
All Day: Ski Green for $17 at McCauley Mountain
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Goodsell Museum in Old Forge presents “Floating Letters: Webb’s Mail Boats”
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Long Lake Ice Skating Rink (free skate rentals)
5:00 p.m. – 6:20 p.m. Open Skating at Scott’s Memorial Rink in Chazy
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Long Lake Ice Skating Rink (free skate rentals)

Lake Champlain Adirondack Family Time
Crete Civic Center in Plattsburgh, 4 Beach Road, 518-563-4431

Friday - 3/18/11
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. . Public Skating at Rouses Point Civic Center
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Cabin Fever Coffee House at the Elizabethtown Social Center, $10/adults, $5/students
6:00 p.m. 1st annual Footy Film Festival at Hollywood Theatre in AusSable Forks, $5
7:30 p.m. AuSable Valley School presents “Bye, Bye, Birdie” $10
7:30 p.m. Irish Musuc at the Peru Community Church Coffee House $8/adults, $5/students and Srs.

Saturday - 3/19/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State Oak Mountain in Speculator extends night skiing until 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Pancake Breakfast part of Maple Weekend at Parker Family Maple Farm in Chazy (sponsored by the Northern Tier Sno-Runners Inc)
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Story time at the Chazy Public Library
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Knitting Circle at the Westport Library
2:00 p.m. Chazy School presents “The Drowsy Chaperone, $10
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Public skating at Rouses Point Civic Center
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. North Country Cultural Center for the Arts in Plattsburgh presents “Ink and Art”
7:30 p.m. Chazy School presents “The Drowsy Chaperone, $10
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. North Country Squares Dance at the Clinton Country Fairgrounds,
7:30 p.m. Champlain Valley Film Society presents “Waiting for Superman” at the Willsboro Central School, $5/adults, $2 under 18

Sunday - 3/20/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open
8:00 a.m. – noon St Joseph’s Parish Center ,West Chazy Pancake Breakfast, $6.50/adults $3 (6-10) FREE 5-under
9:00 a.m. – noon All You can Eat Breakfast at the Plattsburgh Elks Lodge, 56 Cumberland Ave, $8/adults, $5/children
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sourdough waffle and frittata Brunch at Dogwood Bread Co, Wadhams (to benefit the Wadhams Free Library) suggested donation of $12/adults, $6 children (12 and under)
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Free arts and crafts at Checkerhill Farm in Plattsburgh, 561-4589
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Public Skating at the Lake City Stars Arena, 90 Sharron St, Plattsburgh, 58-561-7672
5:00 p.m. – 6:20 p.m. Open Skating at the Scotts' Memorial Rink in Chazy

Southern Adirondack Family Time
Circle B Ranch in Chestertown is open on holidays and weekends, 518-494-4888 -

Friday - 3/18/11
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gore Mountain is open
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Carve a bird with Walt LeClair at the Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne (two day seminar
3:00 p.m. St Patrick’s Parade from Crow Hill Rd to Corner of 28/30 in Indian Lake
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Adult Mixer Mini Golf at Crandall Library in Glens Falls, $25
7:00 p.m. St Patty’s Celebration Volleyball tourney at ILCS Gym
7:30 p.m. Tanner Pond Community Center, North Creek presents Arsenic and Old Lace

Saturday - 3/19/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gore Mountain is open
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mini Golf at Crandall Public Library $5/person for all ages
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. FREE Farmers’ Market at Christ Church, United Methodist, 54 Bay Street Glens Falls
9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Lapland Lake Nordic Center Full Moon Ski, $20/adult, $18/12-17, $10/6-1, under 6 free
1:00 p.m. The Irish Road Bowling at Indian Lake Town Hall, $20/team
1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Crux Climbing Competition Last of the season $5/entry for prizes and climbers of all ages.
3:00 p.m. Moonlight snowshoe to Pharoah Lake Wilderness area, $15/pp, $35 family with rentals extra 518-532-9745
7:30 p.m. Tanner Pond Community Center, North Creek presents Arsenic and Old Lace

Sunday - 3/20/11
Maple Sugar Weekend – all over New York State

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gore Mountain is open
1:00 p.m. The Mutt Strut at the Ski Hut Indian Lake
2:00 p.m. Tanner Pond Community Center, North Creek presents Arsenic and Old Lace

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