In Brief

Annual K9 car, truck, bike show

JOHNSTOWN — The eighth annual K9 car, truck and motorcycle show will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the Johnstown Area Community Center, 2 Brindle Court, rain or shine. Proceeds will benefit the Fulton County Sheriff Department K9 teams. A 50/50 raffle, trophies, music, food and ...

Chirstian Lake Bible Conference

STRATFORD — The Christian Lake Bible Conference, 355 Perkins Mill Road will be July 8 to 12. Now in its 48th year preaching the word of God from the King James version, the conference will have guest preacher Ephraim Stolzfus from New Holland, Pa. A retired Air Force chaplain, Stolzfus ...

Edinburg board meeting slated

EDINBURG — The June Town Board meeting will be held on June 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the Edinburg Town Hall.

Get together with other musicians to make music

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network invites all players, pickers, singers, music lovers in the Sacandaga region to get together and make music. Everyone is welcome from newbies to experienced jammers. Come play blues, bluegrass, folk, country and rock. The Jam will be held in ...

Office of Victims Services offer online information resource

ALBANY — An online resource connecting crime victims with information and free legal assistance is now available in Capital Region, Mid-Hudson, Mohawk Valley and North Country counties, allowing victims to learn about their rights and connect with resources or legal representation to ensure ...

Summer reading program kick-off

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Public Library, 2 Erie Blvd., will kick off its summer reading program with pizza party, games, a space-themed movie and information about the program from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on June 29. To register, call the library at (518) 673-2314 or go to the ...

Baccalaureate event for Northville grads

NORTHVILLE — A baccalaureate service for the graduating seniors of Northville Central School will be held on Monday at 6 p.m. at Northville Central School auditorium. The service is being hosted by the four churches in the village— First Presbyterian Church, United Methodist Church, St. ...

St. Joseph Church’s summer festival set

BROADALBIN — St. Joseph Church’s summer festival fundraiser will be held rain or shine from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday through Saturday, July 25 to 27, at the Father Smith Center, 7 North Street Thursday night will feature a car show as well as live music with the Weaver Brothers playing ...

Gloversville school board meeting slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District Board of Education will conduct its annual organizational meeting on July 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the BOE meeting room at Gloversville Middle School. A regular meeting will follow the organizational meeting.

Fourth of July celebration planned

AMSTERDAM — An Independence Day Festival will be held from 5 to 11 p.m. July 6, on Bridge Street with live music, foods and beverages. The event will end with fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Quilt show winners announced

MAYFIELD — The 24th annual quilt show winners at Mayfield Presbyterian Church have been announced. The viewer’s choice prize winner in the large quilt category was “My Renaissance” by Barbara Lawson of Edinburgh, in the small quilt category was “Sture Raffle Quilt” by Cathy Jo ...

Three promoted in Army National Guard

ALBANY —Three area men have been promoted as members of the New York Army National Guard by Maj. Gen. Ray Shields, the adjutant general for the State of New York. They are Jordan Monette of Gloversville, assigned to the Company C, 2-108th Infantry, promoted to specialist; Stephen Levesque ...

Chicken barbecue set for July 20

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will hold its annual chicken barbecue on July 20 in conjunction with the Rotary Club’s Woodworking and Fine Arts Weekend. The barbecue will be on the Village Green, Bridge and Main Streets, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The menu will ...

Erie Canal kayaking event to begin in July

Fifteen Miles on the Erie Canal kayaking event to explore the Erie Canalway will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on five Thursdays from July 11 to Aug. 8 with guided and themed discussions. The program will begin with launch from the St. Johnsville Marina on July 11 with an environmental theme. On ...

Historical Association to begin 42nd season

CAROGA — The Caroga Historical Association and Museum, 145 London Bridge Road, will begin its 42nd season with a reception featuring artist Phil Jaros and workshop leader Colleen Mosenthin from 7 to 9 p.m. on June 27. Jaros’s exhibit is titled “Nature Creations” and will be featured ...

Pottle basket class scheduled for June 29

JOHNSTOWN — Beverly Cornelius will lead a workshop to create a pottle (fruit) basket, used by 18th-century street vendors to market their produce, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on June 29, at Johnson Hall, 139 Hall Ave. The Friends of Johnson Hall fundraising event for the historic site is limited ...

Sean Rowe to present concert at Arboretum

ESPERANCE — Sean Rowe will present a concert including songs from his fourth album, “New Lore,” for the 7 p.m. Full Moon Music Series, on Friday in the meeting house at Landis Arboretum, 174 Lape Road. Admission is $10 for adults and free for children 12 or younger. For more ...

Gloversville class of ’62 to hold gathering

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School class of 1962 will hold an impromptu gathering of classmates in July. On Friday, July 5, the classmates will gather at Kingsboro Golf Course, 301 Kingsboro Ave., at 6 p.m. There will be a cash bar. On July 6, the classmates will gather at Jim ...

Reformed church set to host bible school

FONDA — Fonda Reformed Church, 19 Broadway, will hold vacation Bible school on the theme “Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus” from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday, July 8 to 12.