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Monday, November 11, 10:30 am, South-East corner of Central Ave. and Partridge St., Albany. The Tom Paine Chapter of Veterans For Peace will once again be in the City of Albany Veterans Day Parade.   The parade will step off at 11:00 AM from the vicinity of Central Ave. and Partridge St. and proceed down Central Ave. to Washington Ave. to end at Hawk St. by the NYS Capitol. We invite all peace-minded folks to join us to walk to end all wars and to remember all the victims of past and current wars. We will gather at the South-East corner of Central Ave. and Partridge St.; please join us there between 10:30AM & 11:00AM with your signs or banners with messages of peace. Veterans For Peace is calling on everyone to stand up for peace this Armistice Day, the original name for what was rebranded after World War II as Veterans Day. For more information from Veterans For Peace about the campaign to “Reclaim Armistice Day” visit the website For further information about the parade in Albany contact Dan Wilcox, 518-482-0262; email:

Saturday, November 16, 10:00 – 4:00 pm, Sage College Armory,130 New Scotland Ave. Albany, NY. Fourth Annual Green Fair.  Enjoy one-stop shopping with information, services and products related to living in harmony with our earth. It is free and open to the public with ample space, accessible parking and great ambience. It is sponsored by Community Advocates for a Sustainable Environment, a local grassroots group. This is the largest indoor/outdoor environmental Fair in the Capital Region. At the Fair, meet both for profit and nonprofit exhibitors, listen to speakers on a variety of environmental topics while enjoying vegan friendly food and drink. It is a “zero waste” event using compostable products, including the use of recycled paper for the Fair Program Booklet by a local union print shop. Last year, there was a record 53 exhibitors and 23 workshop presenters. If one is interested in being an exhibitor, please register at: or call: 518-781-4686. Our Fair Program Booklet has an ad deadline of October 25; see the attachment below and consider placing an ad whether you attend the Fair or not. Information: Bob Connors at 518-781-4686


For a comprehensive listing of events, go to the Capital Region Progressive Calendar.