Hobbies 12.19.19

12/05/2019 – 12/19/2019

AP Fire Texas Hold’Em

Texas Hold’em No Limit Poker Tournament on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at the Averill Park Fire House

35 Eastern Union Turnpike, Averill Park, NY 12018

Doors Open at 12:00 pm, Tournament Starts at 1:00 pm Lunch will be served at 2:00 pm. $125 buy-in ($25 donation, $100 prize pool)

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Christmas at Church of the Redeemer

On December 22, Sunday services are at 8:00 and 9:30 with coffee hour in the Hearth Room between and after services.

Christmas service will be on Tuesday, Christmas Eve, at 4:00 with Father John Scott presiding. We welcome you to come to see the decorations, sing carols, and celebrate the birth of Jesus with us.

Our Wednesday, Hot Mess Crafters and Bible Study are suspended until January 8 in celebration of Christmas.

The Church of the Redeemer is located on CDTA bus route #214 at the corner of Third and Catherine Streets. There is handicap parking, a ramp in front, and a parking lot in the rear. Email RedeemerRensselaer@nullgmail.com or call 518-650-8181.Our website is www.RedeemerRensselaer.com.

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Events at Castleton Public Library, 12/22-1/4

Events at Castleton Public Library, 12/22-1/4

Located at 85 S. Main St., Castleton, NY 12033 – All events are free. Questions? Call 518-732-0879.

Build-It Challenge! – Monday, December 23, 12:00-4:00pm – Build something unique out of paper rolls, cups, craft sticks, & more!

Cool Science: Marbled Paper – Monday, December 23, 4:00-6:00pm – Learn about color absorption and create a unique piece of paper using food coloring & shaving cream.

Learn & Play Storytime – Thursday, December 26, 10:30am – Children ages birth-5 are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, music, and movement.

Duct Tape Crafts – Thursday, December 26, 12:00-6:00pm – Drop in to make wallets, flowers and more!

Early Literacy Playtime – Friday, December 27, 10:00-11:00am – With a variety of toys & blocks, this playtime is designed for children ages birth-5.

New Year’s Day Crafts – Friday, December 27, 12:00-6:00pm – Stop in to make special New Year’s Day crafts!

Marble Run Fun – Saturday, December 28, 10:00am – 4:00pm – Design & build a maze, then drop in a marble and watch it work!

Pool Noodle Unicorns – Monday, December 30, 12:00-6:00pm – Make your own special unicorn using a pool noodle! Ages 5 & up.

Storytime with Goodie the Therapy Dog – Thursday, January 2, 10:30am – Meet Goodie the therapy dog at this special storytime. All ages welcome.

Paper Clip Jewelry – Thursday, January 2, 12:00-6:00pm – Use paper clips & decorative tape to make a bracelet, necklace, or other craft!

Early Literacy Playtime – Friday, January 3, 10:00-11:00am – With a variety of toys & blocks, this playtime is designed for children ages birth-5.

Bridge Club – Friday, January 3, 10:30am – Geared toward beginners & players who need a refresher.

Perler Bead Crafts – Friday, January 3, 12:00-6:00pm – Come make something awesome out of perler beads!

Painting Fun – Saturday, January 4, 10:00am – 4:00pm – Stop by the library to have fun with all kinds of paint!

12/13/2019 – 01/10/2020

Private Tour – Athens and the Aegean Sea

Have you ever wanted to explore Greece and some of its islands?  Several spots are still open on our private tour of Greece July 21-July 30, 2022.  Explore Athens and Delphi with a private tour director.  Cruise to Samos, Rhodes, Crete and Cape Sounion with three shore excursions included.  This trip includes Round-trip airfaire, hotels, guided tours, full-time tour director, breakfast and dinner daily, 4-day Aegean Cruise with cabin (lunch and non-alcoholic drink package also included on ship) and more.

For a complete itinerary with pricing please contact Mike Mensching at senor65@nullaol.com


Capital Dist. Chapter of the Embroider’s Guild of America

Do you enjoy needlework? Would you like to stitch with others that have similar interests? Whether you are a beginner or have experience, come join us. The NY Capital District Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America meets in various locations and at various times. The Day Group meets every 3rd Wednesday of the month at Blooming Grove Reformed Church in Defreetsville. Evening meetings are offered in two locations: The Community Room at The Terrace at Beverwyck in Slingerlands from 7p-9p on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month and from 6:30p-9p in the Fellowship Hall of St. George’s Episcopal Church in Clifton Park on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. In addition, there are specialty interest groups that also meet. For more information, check out our website at http://www.nycapega.org or on facebook.com/nydcega. Come Join Us!

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