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,
please email Chris O'Neil, Program Director for Froggy 100.3 or fax it in to 793-0838.
Fact Rescue, a non-profit cat rescue organization in the local Queensbury area are having some struggles and the leader was even thinking of closing down the rescue. The kitties would really appreciate it especially for Christmas. The rescue can always use cash donations. They can always use purina dry and wet cat and kitten food, bowls. Cat Litter, toys, blankets, towels, toys, etc. Click here for a donation or more details!
Help the Salvation Army of Glens Falls make sure all Kids Have A Present Under the Tree this Christmas. Froggy 100.3 and Della GMC on Quaker Road Queensbury are joining forces to “Fill A Canyon” with Toys now through December 18th. Della GMC has a brand new GMC Canyon Truck in the showroom and we need you to help by donating a new- unwrapped toy for a boy or girl ages 6 to 12. Just stop by Della GMC on Quaker Road and put your toy donation into the back of the Canyon and make the Holidays happy for the children in our community with Della GMC on Quaker Road, The Glens Falls Salvation Army and Froggy 100.3.
Make A Wish…Adopt An Angel campaign.
Now through 12/31/14.
Two local locations:
Aviation Mall near Radio Shack
Wilton Mall near the movie theatres
Or listeners can donate $10.00 by texting “DONATE” to 80088
When:Sat. Nov. 29th from 9 AM – 3 PM
Where:Thurman Town Hall
There will be lunch for $7. Vendors will be there as well! Plus hourly door prize drawing and raffling off gift certificates and baskets! Proceeds go for the Christmas Baskets in December for those spending the holidays alone.
When: Sat, Nov 29, 2014 | 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Where: Saratoga City Center
This is the 39th year for this popular craft marketplace that attracts 115 artisans and 2500 customers. The admission ticket includes special offers at downtown Saratoga merchants and 2 free raffle tickets. All proceeds benefit the Saratoga Center for the Family's mission to prevent & treat child abuse, neglect and trauma in our community.
When: Sat, Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: The Shirt Factory Suite 105, 71 Lawrence Street, Glens Falls
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Saunders Gallery of Fine Art celebrates the artists of the gallery. Meet the artists!
When: Sat, Nov 29, 2014 | 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Shepard Park and Lake George Firehouse, Lake George Village, NY
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Watch the village transform into a winter wonderland. Lights of the season will be strung and there will be activities for the kids, including a visit from Santa!
For the 8th year, the Capital District Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk, scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 6, will bring runners and families together to raise funds to fight and cure arthritis, the nation’s leading cause of disability. The annual festive event, which features a holiday costume contest, kids’ zone and fun run, music and a sponsor expo, will be held at the Shenendehowa Adult Community Center in Clifton Park at 10 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. To learn more or register for the Capital District Jingle Bell Run/Walk, visit www.albanyjbr.kintera.org or contact the Arthritis Foundation at 518-456-1203.
On Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6 pm, the Olde Post Grille will hold its 12th annual fundraiser to benefit Make-A-Wish® Northeast New York. With food and drink specials, entertainment andguest appearances, the event will help support wishes for local children and teens who suffer from life-threatening medical conditions.
The event is held as part of this year’s Adopt-A-Wish campaign, which features a number of special events, booths at area malls, and participation by schools and businesses.
“We are honored to have Olde Post Grille as such a long-time supporter of our chapter,” says Bill Trigg III, CEO at Make-A-Wish Northeast New York. “This event is a great way for people to come out and have a fun evening while helping the children and teens in our area.”
The event will include hors d’oeuvres and a 50/50 raffle. There will also a silent auction, featuring many unique and memorable items.
Olde Post Grille is located at 1454 State Route 9, Lake George. For more information, visit www.theoldepostgrille.com or call 743-9622.