In Brief

‘Yoga for Everyone’ classes planned

AMSTERDAM — St. Mary’s Healthcare’s Center for Complementary Therapies will present Yoga for Everyone a relaxation and energizing technique for beginners and more experienced yoga-goers on Mondays from 5 to 6:15 p.m. from Sept 9 through Oct. 28 at the Inman Center, 53 Guy Park ...

Convoy for a Cause slated

AMSTERDAM — A public Convoy for a Cause 2019 is happening on Sept. 1. This year’s causes are the WGY Christmas Wish effort and the Leatherstocking Honor Flight. The convoy is open to all vehicles. Line-up is from 8 to 10 a.m. at Beech Nut off Route 5S in Amsterdam. The vehicles will ...

Area student on dean’s list

BLOOMSBURG, Pa. — Amea Hollingsworth-Hammonds of Amsterdam was named to the spring semester of Bloomsburg University’s dean’s list for a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher. She is a member of the class of 2019, majoring in American sign language/English interpreting for a bachelor ...

Author to speak on GE book

GLOVERSVILLE — Michael Davi, author of a new book, “PrivileGEd — Experiences From My Unusual 40-Year Career with One of America’s Most Iconic Companies” will talk about his memoir as a 40-year General Electric engineer at 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, in the Carnegie Room of Gloversville ...

Cady Stanton garden party set

JOHNSTOWN — The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association is celebrating Women’s Equality Day with its annual Garden Party, Sunda from 4 to 6 p.m. at the home of Lori and Joe Salamack, 606 S. William St. A highlight of the celebration will be the presentation of this year’s Equality ...

Great Sacandaga 5 and 10K race

NORTHVILLE — The Northville-Sacandaga Lions Club will host it’s 22nd annual Great Sacandaga 5 and 10K road race on Oct 19, with assistance of the Fulmont Roadrunners, at Sport Island Pub, 108 Riverside Blvd. T-shirts are guaranteed if registration is received by Oct 3. Awards will be ...

Smokefree support group set for Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will hold its Smokefree support group on Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in conference room B at Nathan Littauer Hospital, 99 E. State St. The group is for anyone with the ...

School board meeting scheduled for Monday

BROADALBIN — Broadalbin-Perth Central School Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday in the high school virtual advanced placement room.

The Refrigerators to perform Tuesday

CANAJOHARIE — The Refrigerators, a horn-filled party rock band, will perform top 40 favorites at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at NBT Bank, 24 Church St., for Music on Mainstreet.

Granges scheduled to meet on Saturday

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield No. 683 and Perthshire granges will meet on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Mayfield Grange Hall on Phelps Street. The event will comprise a business meeting, program and potluck luncheon. The members will also discuss the Fonda Fair entry. Perthshire will discuss plans ...

Handmade card class set for Aug. 27

FORT PLAIN — Create two- and three-dimensional handmade cards during a free adult class at the Fort Plain Free Library, River and Willett streets, on Aug. 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. Paper crafter and class facilitator Patty Murray will guide participants in making rubber-stamped, paper-crafted ...

Tickets on sale for chicken barbecue

JOHNSTOWN — The Gloversville Public Library Friends of the Library will host a chicken barbecue on Sept. 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Whitey’s Deli, 204 N. Perry St. Tickets are available at the Library for $10 which include chicken, potato, coleslaw and dessert. The Friends encourage ticket ...

Artwork on display today

CANAJOHARIE — The Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library’s Regional Art Galleries, 2 Erie Blvd., will exhibit the work of three artists whose work was selected for the Art of New York: Annual Juried Art Show in 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on today. Featured will be the work of Linda ...

Bus trip to seafood festival planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts will sponsor a bus trip to the Hampton Beach Seafood Festival on Sept. 7. A Brown Coach bus will depart from The Center at Lexington, 465 N. Perry St., Johnstown, at 6:30 a.m. and also pick up at the JC Penney entrance at Crossgates ...

Weekend for women slated in September

LAKE GEORGE — A weekend for women will be held from Friday, Sept. 13, at 4 p.m. to Sunday, Sept. 15, at 1 p.m. at the YMCA Camp Chingachgook, 1872 Pilot Knob Road. According to a news release, the program will be a comfortably rustic retreat that provides both adventure and pampered ...

Clay ceramics classes set for Thursdays

AMSTERDAM — Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will offer fall and holiday clay ceramic classes, Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m.. The fall session will run from Sept. 12 through Oct. 10, and the holiday session from Oct. 24 through Dec. 5. Dec. 12 will be a makeup date if needed, and no class is ...

Boys of Wexford to perform on Sept. 14

BROADALBIN — Boys of Wexford will performed in a concert titled “Almost Halfway to Saint Patrick’s Day” from 3 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the American Legion, 19 N. Main St. They will offer Irish music, canal songs and guitar riffs. The group has toured the Erie Canal since ...

Craft beer fest set for today at 9 p.m.

AMSTERDAM — A craft beer fest will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Riverlink Park. More than 50 brands of beer and cider and more than 100 different samples will be available. Live music, food, games and a photo booth are included.

Textile fibers group meets each Thursday

FORT PLAINS — Creative individuals seeking an outlet for their talents are invited to the Fort Plain Free Library each Thursday afternoon for the Creative Textile Fibers Group and the Writers at Fort Plain. From 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., makers of traditional textile arts and handcrafts such as ...