St. Mary’s to host chicken barbecue

AMSTERDAM — St. Mary’s Institute will host a chicken barbecue and bake sale from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the school’s parking lot, 10 Kopernik Blvd., off Upper Church Street, according to a news release.

The meal, catered by Ed’s Dugout of Galway, will include a barbecued half chicken, coleslaw, salt potatoes and roll. The tickets are $12 each for the takeout only dinners. A variety of homebaked desserts will be available for sale. The barbecue will be held rain or shine. For advance tickets, call Crystal Quatrini at (518) 842-4100. Limited tickets will be available at the door, the news release stated.