In Brief

Annual rock show for cancer slated

JOHNSTOWN — The seventh annual rock show for cancer will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Johnstown Area Community Center, 2 Prindle Court, rain or shine, according to a news release. The following are the scheduled events. ∫ Featured will be the car, truck and ...

Ziti and meatball dinner held Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Church of the Holy Spirit, 149 S. Main St., will be having a ziti and meatball dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. June 1. The dinner is eat in or take out and includes ziti with homemade sauce and meatballs, salad, Italian bread and dessert, according to a news release. The ...

Opioid antidote training scheduled

AMSTERDAM — Training on the use of the opioid antidote Naloxone (Narcan) for first responders and others in opioid overdose situations will be held at 6 p.m. on June 7, in the Carondelet Pavilion auditorium, 380 Guy Park Ave. Naloxone has been fundamental in the efforts to decrease rates of ...

Canjo Board of education to meet

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education will have their regular meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school conference room. The agenda is available on Board Docs, which is accessible on the district’s website at www.canajoharieschools.org, according to a ...

Glen Memorial Day Parade set

GLEN — The Glen Conservancy will sponsor the annual Memorial Day parade. The parade and ceremony will begin promptly at noon Monday starting at the L.J. Hand Farm Center, State Route 161, and proceed to the corner of Route 30A and Logtown Road. The parade will be followed by a short ceremony. ...

Transit system to be closed Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Transit System will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. The regular schedule will resume May 29.

Durham County Poets to perform

WELLS — The Durham County Poets, a lively and soulful group, who write and perform a blend of blues, folk and rock, with tinges of country, gospel and swing tossed in, will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 26, at The Revival on Lake Algonquin, according to a news release. On tour from ...

Frothingham Lib. announces events

FONDA — June events have been announced at Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., as follows: ∫ Friday, June 1, at 11 a.m. — a book discussion on “A Piece of the World” by Christina Baker Kline facilitated by Audrey Kupferberg. Copies of the book will be available at the library ...

Mayfield Church to host quilt show

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Presbyterian Church announced Sue Schoch as the featured artist for the 23rd Annual Quilt Show that will be held at the church on June 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. and June 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Schoch is a local quilter whose long-arm quilting is beautiful and well-known ...

Area writer to talk on Mohawk Valley

BROADALBIN — Bob Cudmore, an area columnist and writer, will speak on “Stories from the Mohawk Valley” at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 4, at Broadalbin Library, 25 N. Main St. This event is free, but because space is limited, reservations are required. To secure a spot, call the library at ...

Annual youth golf tournament held

BROADALBIN — The 16th annual Broadalbin Youth Commission golf tournament will be held rain or shine on Saturday, June 9, at 8 a.m. at the Holland Meadows Golf Course. The cost is $85 per person and Includes beverages on the course and food at the turn and reception at the course immediately ...

Elwood Museum to host Dairy Day

AMSTERDAM — On Aug. 2, the Walter Elwood Museum will host its 2018 Dairy Day. The event will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 100 Church St. Formerly known as its Ice Cream Social and Summer Fest, the museum will highlight the area’s history’s rich dairy and dairy farms past. The ...

Radio-controlled aircraft lessons

JOHNSTOWN — The Lazy Eight Radio Control Club will provide free instruction on flying a radio-controlled aircraft on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at the club field at 144 Knoblauch Road behind Rogers Family Orchard. The club has its own training aircraft to get participants get started. For ...

Spring meeting and luncheon slated

FONDA — The Upper Montgomery County Retired Teachers’ Association will hold its annual spring meeting and luncheon at 11 a.m. June 7, at the Johnstown Holiday Inn. The luncheon will follow. The cost of the luncheon is $14, according to a news release. The guest speaker will be Al Smith, ...

Beginners cooking class to be offered

GLOVERSVILLE — Jose Kemp will offer a beginners cooking class from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday in the teaching kitchen at the Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Special accommodations are available. The cost will be $25 with preregistration, minus a 20 percent ...

Math teacher to present truck show

GLOVERSVILLE — Diane Evans of Schenectady, a former math teacher, will present a truck show at the Sew Busy Quilt Guild’s business and program meeting at 6:15 p.m. on May 31, in Ottaviano Hall at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 S. Main St. Her quilts were highlighted at the American ...

City clerk’s office to close at noon

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville city clerk’s office will be closed from noon to 12:30 p.m. starting Monday through Friday. The office will also be closed on May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

Board to hold monthly meeting

BROADALBIN —The Broadalbin-Perth Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting today at 6 p.m. in the high school Virtual Advanced Placement Room.

Beekeepers meeting slated for today

BALLSTON SPA — The Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association will meet on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at 50 W. High St. Beekeeper Gregory Stoddard will demonstrate how a backyard beekeeper can make a beautiful product that sells for a premium without the use of an extractor or other fancy ...

Sticker Mule making 10,000 free burgers

AMSTERDAM — Sticker Mule is making 10,000 free burgers on June 2 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 2 Prospect St. There will be handcrafted burgers, games, music and more. A job fair will be held at the same time so anyone interested can meet and apply to work for Sticker Mule — by far, New ...