In Brief

St. Johnsville alumni banquet set

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Alumni Association is planning their banquet to raise money for three $500 scholarships. The banquet will be held Aug. 4, at the Travel Lodge, Little Falls, Herkimer County. The cost is $27 per person with a social hour and family-style dinner The ...

Easter egg hunt set for Johnstown

JOHNSTOWN — The Twin Cities Council of Churches annual Easter egg hunt will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday. Over 500 eggs will be spread across the grounds of the Sir William Johnson Park and St. John’s Episcopal Church’s property. A special guest is expected. All children are welcome to ...

Square dances set for April 8, 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are April events for the Shoeleather Express at the ED center, 31 Spring St. ∫ April 8, will be a spring time square dance. ∫ April 15, Ray Taylor will be the caller. Free square dance lessons from noon to 1 p.m.; a potluck lunch from 1 to 2 p.m. (bring a ...

Fireworks fundraiser for Johnstown set

JOHNSTOWN — The Star Spangled Fireworks Celebration, sponsored by the Johnstown Area Community Center, will be held June 23, (rain date June 24) at Knox Field Johnstown. The band Flame will be performing again this year, according to a news release. The event is free of charge and relies ...

Book discussion slated at library

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route 30, will hold a book discussion, facilitated by Aline Klafehn, on “Isaac’s Storm” by Erik Larson at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the library, according to a news release. The book is a chronicle of Isaac Cline’s personal tragedy during the ...

10-year tradition

GLOVERSVILLE — In honor of National Quilting Day, the Gloversville Sew Busy Quilt Guild recognized Littauer’s Birthing Center newborn Madison Fisher with a hand-crafted quilt. Madison is the daughter of first-time mother, Alyssa Fisher of Gloversville. Madison was born on March 18, and ...

Co-op annual dinner slated for April 22

GLOVERSVILLE — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St., will be holding its annual dinner meeting at 5 p.m. April 22 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 31 E. Fulton St. The event is free of admission but attendees are asked to bring a dish to share. ...

ADK Mountain Club hikes planned

The public is invited to the following events of the Adirondack Mountain Club’s Foothills Chapter. ∫ The club will have their April meeting at 7 p.m. April 11 at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Come and learn about how to plan a hike, ...

St. Johnsville alumni banquet set

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Alumni Association is planning their banquet to raise money for three $500 scholarships. The banquet will be held Aug. 4, at the Travel Lodge, Little Falls, Herkimer County. The cost is $27 per person with a social hour and family-style dinner The ...

Magicians meeting slated for April 10

LATHAM — The Society of American Magicians Assembly 24 local group, will meet at 7:30 p.m. April 10 at the S.W. Pitts Hose Co. of Latham, Old Loudon Road, according to a news release. All persons ages 16 and older, with any interest in the art of magic whether it be: performance, history, ...

FFCSD seeking BOE members

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District is noting that qualified residents who are interested in seeking a seat on the board of education must file a petition for nomination, which must be signed by at least 25 voters of the district. The petitions may be picked up at the ...

Square dances set for April 8, 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are April events for the Shoeleather Express at the ED center, 31 Spring St. ∫ April 8, will be a spring time square dance. ∫ April 15, Ray Taylor will be the caller. Free square dance lessons from noon to 1 p.m.; a potluck lunch from 1 to 2 p.m. (bring a ...

Chamber music series planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Business Improvement District, Gloversville Community Music and the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce have collaborated to bring to downtown Gloversville Chamber Music at the Chamber, a chamber music series, with their fourth and final concert for ...

Easter egg hunt set for Johnstown

JOHNSTOWN — The Twin Cities Council of Churches annual Easter egg hunt will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday. Over 500 eggs will be spread across the grounds of the Sir William Johnson Park and St. John’s Episcopal Church’s property. A special guest is expected. All children are welcome to ...

Book discussion slated at library

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route 30, will hold a book discussion, facilitated by Aline Klafehn, on “Isaac’s Storm” by Erik Larson at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the library, according to a news release. The book is a chronicle of Isaac Cline’s personal tragedy during the ...

Fireworks fundraiser starting

JOHNSTOWN — The Star Spangled Fireworks Celebration, sponsored by the Johnstown Area Community Center, will be held June 23, (rain date June 24) at Knox Field Johnstown. The band Flame will be performing again this year, according to a news release. The event is free of charge and relies ...

March is designated Eye Donor Month

ALBANY — The following is for the Sight Society of Northeastern New York Lions Eye Bank at Albany. March has been designated Eye Donor Month by the Eye Bank Association of America and has also been proclaimed as such by Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the state of New York. This marks the 55th ...

BOE committee meetings today

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville School District as scheduled four board of education committee meetings today, in the elementary media center, 6486 Route 29. They are policy committee, 5 p.m.; buildings and grounds committee, 5:30 p.m.; and finance committee, 6 ...