Chess on the Bridge – Saturdays, June 22nd and 29th, from 11 AM to 1 PM – A gathering of players on the MVGO (Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook) in Amsterdam, NY. Co-sponsored by the Amsterdam Recreation Department.

Children’s Theatre Camp – August 19-24 – A camp which teaches children from 8-14 to better express and create by immersing them in techniques of theatre production. Subjects of study will be: theatre games, improvisation and acting, as they put on a play at the end of camp. Co-sponsored with the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St. Amsterdam, NY.

Poetry Night at the Meadowbrook Saloon – Glen, NY Thursday, September 19th, 7-9 PM. An open mic night at the historic Meadowbrook, with featured poet and Foothills member, Judith Prest. Come see, come hear, come participate! Admission: $5.00

Come join us as the Foothills Players present “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani, a play that is a serious but occasionally light hearted look at love. Friday, September 27, Saturday, 28, 7:00 PM, Sunday, 29, 2:00 PM at Pawling Hall, 86 N. Pawling St., Hagaman, NY 12086.

Creative Harvest – October – A yearly spoken word program, co-sponsored by the Amsterdam Free Library, featuring the best poets and speakers the region could offer. A wide range of topics greet us as we engage speakers with audience in what always proves to be an entertaining and worthwhile event.

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