Presented by Berkshire Bank, there is FREE outdoor summer movie series, Bites Camera Action, that will transform a section of South Pearl Street in Albany into an open-air movie theater Thursday nights! South Pearl Street will close to vehicular traffic from Beaver Street to Hudson Avenue at 6:30 PM on Thursday, August 29th.
Music and games for all ages begin at 6:30 PM, feature movie begins at 7:00 PM. Don’t forget to bring your chairs for this family-friendly outdoor event!
Free parking after 5 PM on the street and in the Times Union Center and Green-Hudson Garages. No glass containers allowed.
Join award winning author Coleen Murtagh Paratore on Sunday, August 25th for the 1st Annual T.R.E.A.T. (Troy Reads Every August Together) event.
This FREE event is from 3 to 4 PM at the Riverfront Park in Troy. Arrive at 2:45 PM and pick up your family’s FREE autographed copy of The Big Book About Being Big as the author reads the book aloud and has a fun family chat about how you can be big.
FREE frozen treats for everyone! FREE Parking. Bring blankets or chairs to sit in. Everyone is welcome! Find more information HERE.
This week (July 22‑28, 2019) is Heroes Week at 6 Flags Great Escape. All military, police, correction officers, firefighters, doctors, nurses, EMS and CNA personnel will receive free admission to Great Escape, valid with occupational ID. Up to 4 guests accompanying one of these great heroes will receive park admission for kid’s price. Just show your work/volunteer ID at the main gate to get your free ticket!
Plus, show your support with a special donation drive. Bring at least $10 in non-perishable items, July 22-28, and you’ll receive 50% off general admission for the day. All donations will go to Operation Adopt a Soldier, Inc. to create care packages for enlisted servicemen and women. Suggested items include toothbrushes, chips, hard candy, journals, energy bars, board games, bar soap, beef jerky and more.
If you have been wanting to try Misfits Market or just to increase your fruit and veggie intake in general, July is the time to do it! Misfits Market is offering 30% off your first box if you order in July! Just click HERE to use my referral link for the discount.
I receive the smaller size “Mischief” size box every other week and there’s lots in it! With the discount code, it comes to less than $18 shipped! And it’s all organic! (Then, if you refer others in July with YOUR referral link, you’ll get 50% off your next box!)
I had intended to pause my subscription starting this week since I belong to a local CSA in the summer BUT I forgot and this week my box arrived! Oops. Though I am happy to also have the organic FRUIT that is included with Misfits Market box (it does not come with my CSA share):