International Arts Center, 59 Letter S Road, Ghent.
10/4, 3 PM: The Ledig House International Writers’ Colony
hosts its annual Fall readings, open house, Albany Public
Library, 161 Washington Ave., Albany. 10/14, 12:15 PM:
Author Marianne Gilbert Finnegan will read from her
book, Memories of a Mischling. 427-4300.
York State Writers Institute, Reading Recital Hall,
Uptown Campus, UAlbany, Albany. 10/14, 8 PM: British historian
and journalist John Cornwell will read from his new
book, Hitler’s Scientists: Science, War, and the Devil’s
Door Bookstore, 128 Jay St., Schenectady. 10/11,
2:30 PM: Will Moses will sign his new book, Will
Moses Mother Goose. 346-2719.
Blend Coffeehouse, 376 Delaware Ave., Delmar. 10/9,
7 PM: A poetry reading by Susan Riback will be held,
entitled “Shaking the Sand Out.” Free. 439-6537.
Springs Public Library, 49 Henry St., Saratoga Springs.
10/12, 3-5 PM: Poetry reading by Meg Kearney and
Laure-Anne Bosselaar, as part of the Saratoga Poetry
Zone program. 584-7860.
College, Nott Memorial, Schenectady. 10/9, 7:30 PM:
Author Rebecca Brown will read from her new book,
Excerpts from a Family Medical Dictionary, and discuss
a writer’s relationship with the small press. 388-6131.
at Albany, 1400 Washington Ave., Science Library, Albany.
10/9, 2-4 PM: Author Thomas Levenson will speak about
the scientific and historical issues discussed in his new
book, Einstein in Berlin. A reception and book signing
will follow. 442-5620.
Institute for Lifelong Learning, Delmar Reformed Church,
Delmar. 10/15, 10 AM-12 PM: “Law and Literature: The Short
Story” program begins, with Instructor Dr. Randall Craig,
and continuing on Wednesdays. 439-1358.
K. Sanford Town Library, 629 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville.
10/10, 1 PM: The Women’s Book Group discusses The Cloister
Walk, by Kathleen Norris. For information call 458-9274.
03, Roaring Brook Resort and Conference Center, Lake
George. 10/10-12: Regional science fiction convention with
various guest speakers. $45 membership at the door. 456-5242.
Albany Public Library, 369 New Scotland Ave., Albany.
Wednesdays through 10/29, 10:30 AM: Pre-school storytime.
Public Library, Schuyler & Broad Streets, Albany.
Mondays and Fridays through 10/31, 10:30 AM: Children’s
Lena, 47 Phila St., Saratoga Springs. 10/12, 7 PM: David
Greenberger will perform “Stories from the Duplex Planet”
with musical accompaniment by Jupiter Circle. $10 general
admission, $6 students and seniors. 583-0022.
244 Washington Ave., Albany. Fridays, 11:30 PM: Open mike
Poetry Slam, with prizes. $5 entry fee. 426-4360.
Age Cabaret, 453 N. Pearl St., Albany. 10/13, 7:30 PM:
Poetry open mike with featured poet Sue Oringel. 482-2639.