1/29/18: Today’s Top Tips: Monday

Tom Nattell
Tom Nattell

OPEN MIC POETRY: Poets Speak Loud @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. The last Monday of the month reading series celebrates its 13th anniversary with its annual tribute to the late Tom Nattell, Greater Nippertown poet and community activist, who passed away the same day the poetry series began, January 31, 2005. He had been scheduled to be the first featured reader at the new series but died of cancer earlier that day. The open mic was held that night as a celebration of his life and work. The evening will begin with the annual Tom Nattell Beret Toss at the Robert Burns statue in Washington Park at 6:30pm. 7pm sign-up; 8pm readings. $3 suggested donation.

MUSIC: Off Hours @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs. With Modern Psychics, Apostrophe S and Ciarra Fragale. 10pm.

DISCUSSION: “#feminism?: Activism & Agitation in the Digital Age” @ Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs. Curator-at-Large Isolde Brielmaier leads a group of innovative thinkers – Kimberly Drew (writer, curator, and activist, who is the Social Media Manager at the Metropolitan Museum of Art), Natalie Frank (an artist whose paintings and drawings revolve around women’s bodies, desires and narratives) and Amy Richards (writer, producer and organizer) – on present-day feminism and the implications of technology. 6pm. FREE.

OPEN MIC: Monday Open Mic @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm music. $3; students FREE.

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