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

January 2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Free Bowling at the Saranac Lake Bowling Alley
2
  • Vans to Walmart
3
  • Free movie at the Lake Placid Movie Theater
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8
  • Free Bowling at the Saranac Lake Bowling Alley
9
  • Vans to Walmart
10
  • Free movie at the Lake Placid Movie Theater
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  • Free Bowling at the Saranac Lake Bowling Alley
16
  • Vans to Walmart
17
  • Free movie at the Lake Placid Movie Theater
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22
  • Free Bowling at the Saranac Lake Bowling Alley
  • Women's Basketball Game
  • Late Night Bingo Extravaganza!
23
  • Vans to Walmart Leaves at 5pm and 6pm!
24
  • Club Fair
  • Open Mic Night
  • Free movie at the Lake Placid Movie Theater
25
  • Sam's Club Information Table
  • Dance with DJ Funky Cold Medina!
26
  • Shopping Trip to Plattsburgh
  • Men's Hockey Game
27
  • Texas Hold 'Em Poker
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29
  • Bakery Open
  • Free Bowling at the Saranac Lake Bowling Alley
  • Women's and Men's Basketball vs. NCCC
30
  • Bakery Open
  • Vans to Walmart Leaves at 5pm and 6pm!
31
  • Bakery Open
  • Free movie at the Lake Placid Movie Theater