LIBRARY! Visit the 24/7 family book box on the lawn of the Harris House, beside the road leading to Veterans’ Memorial Field. Built by volunteers, this box contains books you may take home to read. There are books for all ages. Feel free to add books you no longer wish to keep that are in good condition, or to keep books you wish to share or read again.. Question? Call Marilyn 623-9710
Winter fun at Veterans’ Memorial Field, weather permitting. Sled downhill. Ample parking area with footpath to top of the hill. No supervision is provided. Parents must assume responsibility for the safety and behavior of their children.
Concerts in the Park, Mondays, July 15 through August 19, Veterans’ Memorial Field, 7 p.m. Free, rain/shine unless pounding deluge or dangerous lightning. Under cover. Bring a chair or blanket (or use our benches) and consider layered clothing for unpredictable evening temperatures. Nonprofit concession stand on site. Enjoy the concert and browse through information about local events and businesses. Held by the town of Thurman using Warren County occupancy taxes. 518-623-9649. Scroll down for complete list of performances. VMF is handicapped-accessible.
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Thurman Townwide Sale is held the Friday, Saturday and Sunday after Mother's Day. Drive to old-fashioned yard sales all over the Town of Thurman. See the sale map and list of sales with their addresses here. You may also email the coordinator at [email protected] Sales begin around 9 and last until the sellers can no longer stand up.Find out more »
Celebrate spring at Nettle Meadow Farm where you'll have a chance to buy a cone or dish of exotic flavors of goat cheese ice cream, in cones or dishes - or maybe even some to take home. Young and old alike love meeting the spring babies - lambs and kids - as well as Nettle Meadow's Kemp Sanctuary rescued and retired animals. Your ice cream purchases benefit those animals. The cheese shop will observe its normal hours, 10 to 4,…Find out more »
Walks: Various guided walks focusing on mushrooms, trees and herbal remedies. Dowsing: demonstration including hands on instructions. Artisan Market: In and around the barn an array of artists with demonstrations and hands on activities.Find out more »
Rock and bop to the old time rock and roll or The Lustre Kings, an experience straight out of the '50s. Mark Gamsjager and his band have rocked from the east coast to the West, and regularly accompany the "Queen of Rockabilly," Wanda Jackson, who says of the band, "I have worked with many bands around the world through the years, and none are better than Mark Gamsjager and The Lustre Kings. Their fine showmanship and musical ability make them…Find out more »
On July 22nd, The Blind Owl makes its first appearance at Thurman's Monday Night Concerts at Veterans' Memorial Fields, in Athol. We introduce them in their own words, as found in their website's band biography: “Although we look like a bluegrass band we are not. We are a musical representation of what sounds float around in our heads. We use the instruments of our ancestors, but play music of our time, influenced by all that has happened in the musical…Find out more »
"Grit N Whiskey is a Saratoga Springs, NY based all-modern country music band. The six piece band consistently draws large crowds as they are known for their strong vocals, high energy and danceable country music. Performing live music for 9 years together, Grit N Whiskey has played shows throughout the region. "If you love "new country," you'll love what Grit N Whiskey has to offer. Some of the band's favorite artists to cover are Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Carrie Underwood,…Find out more »
The Bluebillies don't just sing country songs, they embody them, performing their unique blend of country, bluegrass and folk music with traditional style, sound and spirit, entertaining audiences everywhere as they travel on their mission to help revive and preserve the rich heritage of this great and uniquely American art form. In the past year The Bluebillies have shared the stage with the legendary Smokey Greene, Leroy Troy and The Tennessee Mafia Jug Band, IBMA nominees The Spinney Brothers,…Find out more »
Doors open at 6. Get your tickets (supporting the Kemp Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow) and head up to the loft to claim your seats and check out the regional beers and wines, and nab some of cheese treats available. Nettle Meadow proudly serves wines from Adirondack Winery and craft beers from Adirondack Brewery. Featured Act: The Old Main takes the stage about 8 p.m. The Old Main, hailing from Adirondack foothills, has drawn favorable comparisons to bands such as…Find out more »
Big Fez and the Surfmatics play surf music from the ‘50s & ‘60s. If you grew up in the '50s and '60s, you'll be nostalgic; if you didn't, you'll be jealous. It's fun, it's carefree, it's just what you need...It's Big Fez and the Surfmatics!Find out more »
7-9 p.m. American roots music to love, to hum along with and dance to. Bring your dancin’ shoes for this one! Thurman Youth Commission dishes up delicacies to raise money for kids’ Christmas gifts.Find out more »
Come stay in Thurman-perhaps at The Glen Lodge B&B or, if you camp, inquire at scenic Daggett Lake Campsite or Glen-Hudson Campsite on the River.
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