Arts + Culture

SAM Fest

Don’t miss our annual festival of Science, Art and Music at Paul Smiths!

  • “TED-axe” talks
  • Traditional folk and visual arts
  • Musical performances
  • Lunch hour demonstrations
  • Maple syrup and refreshments

Free for all to attend »

Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival

Celebrate the talents of a bygone era with a distinctly Adirondack flair.

  • Logging and farming with draft horses
  • Cider making
  • Woodworking
  • Renewable energy
  • Cordwood construction
  • Small-scale farming
  • Primitive skills

Information, videos, pictures and more »

Great Adirondack Birding Celebration

Join us for the longest running boreal birding festival in the Northeast! This three-day event appeals to both experienced and beginning birders.

  • All-day field trips
  • Morning treks to boreal hot spots
  • Informative lectures and workshops

Find out why the 3,000-acre Paul Smith’s College VIC is an eBird Birding Hotspot. »

Cheers for Open Mic

"I’d never attended an Open Mic Night before ... I was amazed to discover how many of our friends and classmates could really sing, do comedy, and play various instruments." »

THE APOLLOS

Voices and views from the Paul Smith’s College community

STUDENT ACTIVITIES CALENDAR

February 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Van to Movie Theater in Lake Placid
2
  • Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
3
  • Empire State Games
  • Van to Walmart in Malone
  • Woodsmen's Team Demo
  • Winter Carnival Fireworks in Saranac Lake
4
  • Super Bowl Extravaganza
5
  • Women's and Men's Home Basketball Games
6
  • Nordic Skiiing Dewey Mtn 5k under the lights
  • Bingo
7
  • Build a Bear
8
  • Open Mic Night
9
  • Knockerball in Saranac Lake
  • PSC Hockey Game at SL Civic Center
10
  • Winter Carnival Shuttle
  • Woodsmen's Team Exhibition in Saranac Lake
  • Winter Carnival Parade in Saranac Lake
11
  • Texas Hold 'Em Poker
12
13
  • Design Your Own Water Bottle
  • Movie "Justice League"
  • Movie "Justice League" 2 showings!
14
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive
15
  • Van to Movie theater in Lake Placid
  • Snowmobile Club Winter Kick-off, TBD
16
  • Cosmic Bingo
17
  • Shopping trip to Plattsburgh
  • Movie-A-Thon
18
19
20
21
  • Design Your Own T-shirt
22
  • Open Mic Night
23
  • Movie "Thor: Ragnorak"
  • Movie "Thor: Ragnorak" 2showings!
24
  • Van to Walmart in Malone
  • Comedian "K-Von"
25
  • PSC VIC Snowshoe 5k and 15k
  • Texas Hold 'Em Poker in the Bobcat
26
  • Relay for Life Parking Spot Raffle
  • Craft Night
27
  • Design Your Own Water Bottle
  • Nordic Skiing Dewey Mtn 5k under the Lights
28