In Brief

National Immunization week set

FONDA — The National Infant Immunization Week will run from April 23 through April 28. The Montgomery County Public Health encourages parents to talk with their child’s health care provider to ensure their child is up-to-date on immunizations, according to a news release. The NIIW is ...

‘Iron Jawed Angels’ movie to be shown

JOHNSTOWN —The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association is offering a free showing of the movie, “Iron Jawed Angels” at the FMCC Theater, O’Connell Classroom Building, on Tuesday, April 24. A reception with refreshments will begin at 6 p.m., with the movie showing from 6:30 to 8:30 ...

EAA to hold its monthly meeting

GALWAY — The Adirondack Chapter 602 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will hold its monthly general membership meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the C&R Restaurant, Route 29. The meeting is open to anyone with an interest in aviation. For more information, visit www.eaa602.org.

Car seat safety event planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Public Health will present “Car Seat Safety,” a free hands-on demonstration about the proper fit and installation of child car safety seats, at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., according to a news release.

BOE to hold monthly meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education will conduct its monthly business meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Johnstown High School Performing Arts Center. All are welcome to attend, according to a news release.

Women with heart disease group set

JOHNSTOWN — The Women With Heart Disease support group will meet from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. This month’s topic, “Responding To An Emergency,” will be presented by Sue Cridland, the news release stated. This free support group is open to ...

Molinaro to be guest at GOP event

FORT JOHNSON — The Montgomery County GOP announced Marcus Molinaro will headline the Annual Reagan Dinner on Thursday. The event will be held at Rolling Hills Country Club. “I am so excited to welcome Marcus Molinaro to Montgomery County, said Montgomery County GOP Chairwoman Rosemary ...

Montgomery County employees help Office of the Aging

FONDA — Montgomery County employees delivered over 300 non-perishables and a monetary donation to the Office for Aging’s food pantry Tuesday. Montgomery County Mental/ Public Health Director Sara Boerenko suggested holding Jeans Days to collect donations. Boerenko said she did an OFA ...

Cemetery association meeting planned

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Union Rural Cemetery Association will hold its annual Union Mills Cemetery lot owners meeting at 7 p.m. May 1 at the First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St. All lot owners are urged to attend, according to a news release.

FFCSD meetings slated for April

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled the following meetings. The following will be in the superintendents office. Friday: ∫ At 11:30 a.m. a building and grounds committee. Monday: ∫ At 4 p.m. curriculum committee. This ...

Free Scherenschnitte class offered today

GLOVERSVILLE — The Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., will be offering a free class in the art of Scherenschnitte (cut with scissors) at 1 p.m. today. Two cuttings will be introduced, the first cutting will be an easy cut, the second cut will be more involved with inside cuts, ...

Business after hours event set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours event from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the River Ridge Living Center, 100 Sandy Drive, Amsterdam. The RRLC is a 120-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing center located on a 30-acre property in a ...

GESD meeting canceled, others set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District Board of Education meeting schedule has changed as follows: ∫ The meeting scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled, according to a news release. ∫ The location of the budget hearing on May 8, will be in the BOE meeting room ...

‘No Empty Chair’ initiative planned

FONDA — Every year thousands of high school students across New York state look forward to attending their prom and graduation ceremony. For parents, siblings, educators, and the community, these memorable moments become tarnished when a child dies in a car crash, according to a news ...

Lions Club to hold historical night

NORTHVILLE — The Northville-Sacandaga Lions Club will have its second annual historical night May 17, at the Sport Island Pub upstairs in the banquet room. The pasta buffet will be at 6 p.m. with pasta, meatballs, salad, breadsticks and dessert. A slide and PowerPoint program, “Old Tyme ...

Organ variety concert planned

PALATINE — The Trinity Lutheran Church, a historic church built in 1792 in Stone Arabia, Route 10N, will host an organ variety concert at 7 p.m. May 4. The program will feature organists Dr. Eric Stroud and Norma Bowley also on piano. The vocalists will be the Rev. Mark Fowler, Paul and ...

Bottle drive planned for Fonda library

FONDA — The Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., will be running a bottle drive from Monday through May 23, according to a news release. The bottles can be dropped off at the library or at The Redemption Center, Main Street. If cans are left at the Redemption Center, they need to be ...

GESD kindergarten registration slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District will be holding kindergarten registration on the following date schedule for the 2018-2019 school year. ∫ On May 8, 9, and 10, at the Park Terrace Elementary School. ∫ On May 15, 16, and 17, at the Kingsborough Elementary ...

Free passes to ship, museums available

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., has available for loan, passes for free admission to: The Arkell Museum, the Children’s Museum at Saratoga, the USS Slater, and 50 percent discount on admission to the Adirondack Experience, the museum at Blue Mountain Lake, ...