8/6/13: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: Aztec Two-Step @ NBT Bank lawn, Canajoharie. The Music On Main Street concert series continues with the veteran folk-rock duo of Rex Fowler and Neal Shulman, who include a tribute to Simon & Garfunkel. 7pm. FREE.
READING: John Hersey’s “Hiroshima” @ Townsend Park, Albany. “Hiroshima” by John Hersey tells the story of the atomic bombing of the Japanese city on August 6, 1945. The public is encouraged to join in the reading; those interested in reading can sign up to participate when they arrive. Please bring folding chairs. Rain site is the Social Justice Center, Albany. 11am. FREE.
READING/PERFORMANCE: Nitty Gritty Poetry Slam @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. It’s the send-off for the team headed to the National Poetry Slam in Boston. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm open mic; 8pm slam. $5; $3 for students.