Community calendar


If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644.


For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit at (518) 752-4148 or toll free at 1-800-932-8677. If there is no answer, call Joseph or Shirley Patnode at (518) 773-3079. They have a master list of groups and can refer callers to a nearby chapter.



Al-Anon will hold a discussion meeting at noon Tuesday at St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, 37 Division St., Amsterdam, across from the Masonic Temple.

Glove Cities Rotary

The Glove Cities Rotary Club will meet at noon Tuesday at the Johnstown Holiday Inn.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday downstairs in the audio visual room at the Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St.; handicapped accessible. For more information, call (518) 762-0235.


HIV group

Focus Group on HIV (only for HIV positive individuals) will meet Wednesday. For more information about this or HIV related concerns and testing issues, contact (518) 842-3762, Ext. 228.

Gloversville-Johnstown Kiwanis

The Kiwanis Club of Gloversville and Johnstown meets weekly at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Travers Dinner, Route 30A, Gloversville. For more information, call (518) 725-7147.

Support group

The “tight knit” cancer support group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 32 W. Main St., St. Johnsville. Community members are invited.

Thursday, March 1

NAMI Montgomery County

National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Amsterdam Riverfront Center, Suite 2390 on the second floor.


Johnstown Area Volunteer Ambulance Corps will have their general meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at 231 N. Perry St., Johnstown.



Al-Anon will meet at noon Friday at St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, 37 Division St., Amsterdam.


Al-Anon will meet at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Johnstown Reformed Church, 351 N. Perry St.

Sunday, March 4


Al-Anon holds an open meeting at 6:30 p.m. every Sunday at the Free Methodist Church, 1200 Route 122, Gloversville.

March 5


Al-Anon will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Galway United Methodist Church, Route 147 and Ballston-Galway Road.