In Brief

Pazzaglia

General manager named to Glove

GLOVERSVILLE — Nino Pazzaglia of Gloversville has been named the general manager of the Glove Performing Arts Center on Main Street, according to the theater’s executive director, Richard Samrov. All theater staffers are volunteers. More details will be forthcoming.

McCoy inducted into honor society

JOHNSTOWN — Kendra McCoy of Johnstown has been inducted into the Iota Tau Alpha honor society at King’s College, which honors individuals in the field of athletic training who have been a credit to the profession through scholarship, integrity and outstanding achievement. To be eligible, ...

Acrylic painting class planned

GLOVERSVILLE —Ellen Lauziere will offer step-by-step instruction for acrylic painting of hot air balloons against a setting from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost is $25 with preregistration or $35 at the door. To register, visit ...

Special guest speaker at church

GLOVERSVILLE — The Rev. Loren McGrail, who serves with the YMCA in Palestine, will speak at 7 p.m. on May 10 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 31 E. Fulton St. The community is invited to her presentation which begins at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. McGrail was appointed ...

Class of ’77 to hold class reunion

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School class of 1977 will hold its 40th reunion on July 22, at the Concordia Club in Gloversville at 1:30 p.m. The weekend kicks off with a golf outing on July 21 at 10 a.m. at Fox Run, a memorial tree dedication Friday at 5 p.m. at GHS, then a tour of ...

Artist of the month set for library

FONDA — The Frothingham Free Library at 28 Main St. announced Elizabeth (Liz) Horender is displaying her artwork at the library for the month of May.  Horender's entrance to the art world began in grammar school with the awards she won. Her interest grew from there. Two years in art ...

Chicken and biscuit dinner planned

WELLS — The Wells United Methodist Church is holding a chicken and biscuit dinner on Wednesday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The menu consists of chicken in gravy on Bev Peters’ biscuits, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, beverage and desserts. Cost is by donation. Take-outs and ...

Spirit plant stand workshop slated

COLD BROOK — The Shawangunk Nature Preserve, 255 Shawangunk Road, announced the upcoming events: On May 20, forest spirit plant stand workshop from 9 a.m. to noon. Enjoy the challenge and delight of miniature wood construction and playing with the unique shapes and colors of natural tree ...

Senior soiree planned for center

GLOVERSVILLE — A senior soiree will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 16 at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, sponsored by Fidelis Care. The event will include lunch and a taste of artistic offerings. Participants may choose what they want to explore—from line ...

Shelter fundraiser planned

FULTONVILLE — The Ayres Memorial Animal Shelter fundraiser At Hummingbird Hills Winery will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1442 Burtonville Road. There will be raffle baskets, free food and wine tastings. All raffle ticket sales will be given to the shelter, as well as a portion of ...

Rhubarb Festival planned for June

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Palatine Settlement Society board of trustees are planning their 21st annual Rhubarb Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4, at the historic 1747 Nellis Tavern, 7355 Route 5. The rhubarb pie-baking contest with guest judges starts at noon sharp. Lunch items along with ...

Beginner’s class on watercolors planned

GLOVERSVILLE — Kittie Coffey Bintz will teach a beginner’s class on watercolors from 10 to 11:30 a.m. May 10, in art studio one at the Paul Nigra Center of Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25. For more information or to register, visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call ...

Line dancing class planned at art center

GLOVERSVILLE — Sue Kaupelis will teach a six-week class on line dancing from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Mondays, May 8, 15, 22 and June 5, 12 and 19, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2739 Route 30. According to a news release, starting with basic steps, you will learn simple line dances ...

Painting a sunset with acrylics slated

GLOVERSVILLE —Ellen Lauziere will teach a beginners’ class on the acrylic painting of a sunset from 2 to 4 p.m. May 7, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $35 at the door. For more information or ...

Advisory council meeting planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The next meeting of the Fulmont Gloversville Advisory Council will be on Friday at 1 p.m. at the Fulmont Gloversville Office, 53 Church St. The public is welcome.

Bowman’s open despite sewer work

GLOVERSVILLE — Bowman’s Market on East Pine Street is still accessible to customers, despite the partial closure due to a sewer main break. East Pine Street is only closed from South Main Street to Beaver Street as the city’s Department of Public Works and Precision Industrial ...

Area news in brief

Band to play at the Revival WELLS — Annie and The Hedonists will play at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Revival, 1441 Route 30. The band offers a mix of vintage jazz, acoustic blues, Americana roots, swing and folk, with Annie Rosen on lead vocals, Jonny Rosen on guitar and vocals, ...

Birdhouse, wild food workshops set

COLD BROOK — The Shawangunk Nature Preserve, 255 Shawangunk Road, announced the upcoming events: On May 13 from 10:30 a.m. to noon, two programs are planned. The Essence of Life: Discerning has been and is still sought by nearly every thoughtful person. Discuss this ephemeral concept ...

Open house slated for CRG today

GLOVERSVILLE —The Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will be holding an open house at their building at 34 W. Fulton St. on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. Tours of the building will be conducted and refreshments will be served. Building tenants will be on hand to show off their space and ...

Water board to hold meeting Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — The city water board will conduct a special meeting at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Conference Room of the city Water Department office, 27-31 E. Main St.