In Brief

Town board to hold meeting Aug. 27

STRATFORD — The Stratford Town Board will go into executive session to discuss contract negotiations at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 27 at 120 Piseco Road, according to a news release.

3-D Art series at the Paul Nigra Center

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have 3-D Art two part series from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, and Aug. 30 in art studio two. Brenda Dwyer will be the instructor. The cost is $50 — pre-registration required. Members receive a 20 percent discount — ...

Town board to hold work session

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Town Board will hold a work session at 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at town hall. The board will discuss the phone system, repairs to the town hall roof, and all other business to come before them. The public is welcome to attend.

Girl Scout building a pantry garden

GLOVERSVILLE — To earn her Silver Award, Bridget Will, a Girl Scout cadette from Troop 2316 in Amsterdam, is building a pantry garden to benefit the Salvation Army of Gloversville. The Silver Award is the highest award that can be earned by a middle school-aged Girl Scout. Will is working ...

Historical society slated to meet today

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Edinburg Cemetery, Northville-Edinburg Road, for a tour led by Priscilla Edwards, Edinburg historian. There will be a brief meeting at the Edinburg Cemetery where the nominating committee will present their ...

Paint exchange each Saturday in August

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Latex Paint Exchange presently has about 150 gallons of good latex paint to give away free. The program, which is open from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Saturday in August, is held at the Fulton County Solid Waste Department, 847 Mud Road, according to a news ...

Class of 1968 reunion Sept. 7 and 8

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School and Bishop Burke class of 1968 reunion is set for Sept. 7 and Sept. 8, both at the Hales Mills Golf Club. The charge for the light fare event on Friday is $25 per person and Saturday’s dinner is $49 each. Call John Calabrese at (518) 773-7467 by ...

Vacation Bible school this week

GLOVERSVILLE — The Mayfield Center Community Church, Red Bunch Loop Road, vacation Bible school will be conducted from 1:30 to3:30 p.m. now through Friday. The theme will be “Son Quest Rain Forest.” All children are invited to attend, according to a news release. There will be a closing ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Aug. 13

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Aug. 13 at the at the Johnstown Public Library. The north-south winners were first place, Ann Masala and John Chrisman; second place, Susan Shaver and Marie Graves; tied for third place, Marie Otto and Doris McIntosh ...

Democrats slated to attend picnic

JOHNSTOWN – A large number of Democratic candidates for local races are slated to attend the Fulton County Democratic Committee’s annual picnic from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 25) at the Johnstown Moose lodge, 109 S. Comrie Ave. The event is open to the public, according to a news ...

Introduction to yoga class scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have an introduction to yoga class from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the yoga studio. Dori Daknis is the instructor. Daknis will guide beginners through the basics. The cost is $12. Members receive a 20 percent ...

Fireworks fundraiser planned for Sept. 28

JOHNSTOWN — There will be a Knox Field fireworks fundraising chicken barbecue from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at Brown’s Ford, 121 N. Comrie Ave. The event will be hosted by Tom Cristiano and Brittany Lynn Suchy.

Planning board meeting canceled

FONDA — The Montgomery County Planning Board regular meeting, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Montgomery County Business Development Center, 9 Park St., has been canceled, according to a news release.

Line dancing class planned at center

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have a six-week line dancing class from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 10, 17, and 24, Oct. 1, 15 and 22. Sue Kaupelis will be the instructor. The cost is $45 for pre-registration; $55 at the door. Members receive a 20 percent ...

Polish dinner set for October

AMSTERDAM — The Polish-American Veterans Polish dinner will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at 56 Church St. The dinner will include homemade pierogi, golumbki, kielbasa, kapusta, and desserts. This will be eat in or take out. The cost is $15 per person, according to a news release.

Book discussion planned for library

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route 30, will hold a book discussion of “The Rest of her Life” by Laura Moriarty at 2 p.m. Sept. 11 in the library. This novel about how mothers and daughters can do damage to one another, according to a news release. The copies of “The Rest ...

School district to hold public hearing

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District will have a public hearing for any interested school personnel, parents or persons in parental relation, students and any other interested parties for a review of the revised Code of Conduct on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in ...

Special meeting slated for Tuesday

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled a special BOE meeting at 4 p.m. Tuesday in the multi-purpose room in the middle school, according to a news release.

Vitality Plus to hold annual picnic

GLOVERSVILLE — The Vitality Plus (ViP), HealthLink Littauer’s adult membership program for anyone age 50 plus, will have its annual summer picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the reflection garden of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, 99 E. State St., according to a news ...

School district to hold public hearing

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District will have a public hearing for any interested school personnel, parents or persons in parental relation, students and any other interested parties for a review of the revised Code of Conduct on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in ...