Here's a listing of what's going on in the community:
If you have a non-profit/community event that you would like added to our community calendar,
The FUND for Lake George and the Lake George Waterkeeper are pleased to announce our fourth annual “Keep the Queen Clean Event”. This lake-wide event will be held Saturday, August 2nd all day. Sponsor Keep the Queen Clean and showcase your company’s commitment to the sustained protection of Lake George’s pristine water quality.
This event brings together businesses, organizations, and volunteers to make a difference by cleaning up the water, beaches, shorelines and streams in and around the Queen of American Lakes. As a business, you already know that our economy reflects and depends on the health and cleanliness of the Lake. Form a team and participate in this year’s event or become a sponsor and help make a difference.
New this year is the inclusion of sponsors on our originally designed event tee-shirts (free to participants) and the business/organization, friends and family Twitter/Facebook photo contest.
St. Ann’s Steak and Chicken Barbecue St. Ann’s Church 85 George Street Fort Ann Saturday, August 2nd Serving begins at 4:00 p.m. ½ Chicken dinner - $10 12-oz. strip steak dinner - $16 (steaks are cooked to order!) All dinners include tossed salad, baked potato,,Rolls, corn on the cob, homemade pie and beverage The public is welcome! Take-outs are available!Event will be held rain or shine!
Washington County Fair
When:Monday August 18th – Sunday August 24th
Where:Washington County Fairgrounds on Rt. 29 outside of Greenwich
Cost:$10, Free for children ages 13 & under. Seniors $5 on Wednesday. Free for active military with ID.
Traditional agricultural fair with rides, livestock, motorsports, live entertainment, food and much more! For more information, visit washingtoncountyfair.com
Glens Falls/Queensbury/Lake George – The American Cancer Society’s Queensbury Relay For Life continues its fight back against cancer with a highly energized and entertaining fundraising event on Saturday, August 23rd! Queensbury Relay for Life’s 2014 Chair, Rebecca M. Turner Cullen, and her co-host, PJ Ferguson of Citizen’s Treasure, invite everyone to join them at the Blue Moose Tavern on August 23rd for ADK ROAR ~ Adirondackers, Reach Out & Rejoice!
Admission includes a spaghetti dinner and access to the bands and vendors that will be joining us, with 100% of the net proceeds to be donated to the AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY!
The entertainment includes Austin Barosi, MisterMeanor, Kirsti Blow, Dirt Cheap, Cleveland Gulley, Strangely Weird, Funkalicious, My Kind, The Quick & The Dead, Margo Macero and Citizen's Treasure! Please feel free to call Rebecca at 518-932-5831 for more information on how you can help fight back against cancer, or for additional event info. Thank you.
26th Adk. Nationals Car Show
When:Sept 4th – 7th
Where:Lake George Village
Kayaking 4 Meso
When:Sat. Sept 6th at 9 AM
Where:Stillwater, NY – Halfmoon, NY
The 4th Annual Kayaking 4 Meso is back again! Register now to join us in the 8 mile paddle on the Hudson River. We will be raising money for Mesothelioma. Please register for this great event by August 15th! For more information, or to register, visit kayaking4meso.org