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Two quintessential Motown vocal groups — both members of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame — on one bill. Relive the ’60s with dozens of hits by these two acts. The combined repertoire from which they can choose is nothing short of staggering. More…
Doubt, A Parable
Schenectady Civic Players
In this brilliant and powerful drama, Sister Aloysius, a Bronx Catholic school principal, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects the young Father Flynn of improper relations with one of the students. More…
2017 Hometown Heroes Banner Program
The DSIC and City of Schenectady are seeking sponsors for our third annual Hometown Heroes Banner Program. Banners honor active duty or veteran servicemembers and will be displayed on light poles in downtown from late May through mid-November. This year, the program has expanded to include eligible honorees from across Schenectady County. Sponsorship commitments are due by Friday, April 7.
Education Center – Comedy fans will recognize Adrienne Iapalucci from her performances as a semifinalist on Season 7 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, as well as her appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman.
Paint Purple for Epilepsy: Join us for a special celebration of PURPLE on International Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness. We’ll be painting, collaging, drawing, printing and celebrating all things purple!
Spring Open House: Browse the latest selection of Spring and Easter decor for your home, as well as unique gifts great for any occasion. Don’t miss a chance to win a $150 gift certificate at the in-house raffle! Winners will be selected on Saturday and Sunday.
March 26, 12-2pm 129 Jay Street Kathryn Bruning of Caprendoose Hill Farms in Washington County will offer a free hands-on demonstration of wool “felting” at the Folklore Society in Schenectady. Currently on Display: Farm & Field: The Rural Folk Arts of the Catskill Region documents and showcases the rural folk arts rooted in the agricultural heritage of New York State.
Haven at JFS Thursdays, Through April 6, 6-7:30pm First United Methodist Church, 603 State Street Grief Support Group: If you’ve experienced a loss and are struggling with the overwhelming feelings of grief, Haven can help. Led by professional clinicians, participants will learn about the reality of their own grief and share their pain in a supportive setting.
A special time for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders to experience the museum with their families. Guests can enjoy miSci’s interactive exhibits, quiet space and a special planetarium show at 11am.
The butterflies are back at miSci! Watch butterflies at every stage of life — from egg to the chrysalis chamber to adulthood. Learn about different species of butterflies from the area, what butterflies eat, and how scientists use butterflies as examples for new technology.