In Brief

Palatine society meeting slated

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The monthly meeting of the Palatine Settlement Society will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the historic 1747 Nellis Tavern, Route 5.

Minutiae radio drama finale set

AMSTERDAM — Minutiae radio drama end-of-season finale, episodes 12 and 13, performance, sponsored by Foothills Arts Council, will be held on Saturday at 3 p.m. in the performance space of the Amsterdam United Methodist Church, 347 Golf Course Road. Minutiae is an original serial radio ...

Johnstown district plans meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Johnstown High School Performing Arts Center. The meeting is open to the public, according to a news release.

Nature club to meet Thursday

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Horace J. Inman Center, 53 Guy Park Ave. People are asked to use the rear entrance. Robert Brumley will share his experience climbing the high peaks in the Adirondacks. The program is free and open to the ...

Barbecue to support mental health group

JOHNSTOWN — The Mental Health Association in Fulton & Montgomery Counties will hold a chicken barbecue fundraiser Sept. 22 from 3 to 6 p.m. All orders are take-out and can be picked up at 307 Meadow St. Dinners will be prepared by Whitey’s in Johnstown and include a half-chicken, ...

Painting class set at Nigra Center

GLOVERSVILLE — Ellen Lauziere will teach how to make an acrylic painting of an Adirondack lake scene on canvas from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. This will be a beginner’s class. The cost will be $25. Preregistration is ...

Housing authority to meet Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The city Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will meet Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the administration building at 181 West St.

Museum schedules Philadelphia trip

FORT PLAIN — The registration deadline will be Oct. 6 for the Fort Plain Museum’s fundraising bus trip Nov. 4 to Philadelphia to visit the new Museum of the American Revolution and Independence Hall. The trip previously was scheduled for Sept. 16. The cost is $95. The bus will leave ...

Mayfield district schedules workshop

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District will have a Board of Education workshop at 4 p.m. Monday in the high school upper library for the board to discuss goals, according to a news release.

Mayfield church starts youth group

MAYFIELD — Mayfield Presbyterian Church is starting an ecumenical youth group this fall. The group will meet at the church, 22 N. Main St., on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The group is open to all youths in the Mayfield area. It will be led by the Rev. Bonnie Orth. Activities ...

Alzheimer’s group schedules meeting

JOHNSTOWN — Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s Alzheimer’s caregiver support group will meet today at 4 p.m. at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court. The support group meets on the second Thursday of each month and is for family members who care for a loved one with ...

Balladeers plan Glen performance

GLEN — The 77th NY Regimental Balladeers will perform from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Conservancy Hall, 1538 County Highway 161. The Windham-based group is dedicated to preserving the songs, history and spirit of the Antebellum and Civil War periods, according to a news release. The ...

Rabies clinic slated for Saturday

AMSTERDAM — A rabies vaccination clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the town of Amsterdam Highway Department at 283 Manny’s Corners Road, according to a news release. Pet owners should bring proof of their pets’ last rabies vaccination. The veterinarian ...

Ames Museum plans celebration

AMES — The Ames Museum, 611 Latimer Hill Road, will hold a summer’s-end celebration from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The program will include a 5K race, vendors, historic displays, food and games. The race starts at 9 a.m. For more information, visit www.amesmuseum.weebly.com.

Candidate to visit Johnstown library

JOHNSTOWN — Democratic congressional candidate Patrick Nelson of Stillwater will visit the Johnstown Public Library at 1 p.m. Sunday to answer questions and talk about his plans, according to a news release. He is a opposing incumbent Republican Elise Stefanik for the 21st congressional seat.

City Water Board to meet Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The next board meeting of the Gloversville Water Department will be held Monday at 6 p.m. at its 67-73 S. Main St. office.

Yoga classes set at Nigra Center

GLOVERSVILLE — Dori Daknis will teach restorative gentle yoga classes for relaxation and stress relief from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20 and 27 and Oct. 11 and 18 at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $15 per class or $45 for a four-class pack. For more ...

Holy Land presentation set

WELLS — Gerard and Marguerite McAuliffe will share their visit to some of the historical and sacred places of the Holy Land at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at St. Ann’s Parish Center. With narration, personal anecdotes and photos, the McAuliffes will take participants along the paths where Jesus ...

Arkell to observe Museum Day

CANAJOHARIE — National Museum Day Live! will be held at the Arkell Museum on Sept. 23 from noon to 5 p.m. More than 1,000 museums across the country are participating in the 13th annual initiative recognizing museums and other cultural institutions, according to a news release. Arkell ...

Retired teachers plan meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Retired Teachers’ Association will have its annual fall meeting with a social time at 11 a.m. and a business meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Johnstown Holiday Inn. The lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. Cathy Stearns will speak on “Fulton County ...