In Brief

Quality of life program planned

AMSTERDAM — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will hold a program titled “Soup, Salad and Self-Management” on Tuesday, April 30, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. at Bosco’s Family Restaurant, 165 Division St. “This ...

One-day bus trip to Mark Twain house

AMSTERDAM — The Herkimer County Historical Society will sponsor a one-day bus trip to Hartford, Conn., and the Mark Twain House on Saturday, May 18, with a pickup at Amsterdam park and ride. The bus will depart from Clinton and Herkimer with an option to pick up at the Amsterdam Park and ...

Music social planned for May

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Elks Lodge 101, 8 Fourth Ave., will be having a music social from 7 to 10 p.m. May 3, according to a news release. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $10 at the door. Joe’s Boys Band will provide the music. For more information, call Michelle ...

Easter Eggstavaganza event scheduled for this Saturday

AMSTERDAM — There will be an Easter Eggstravaganza from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1250 Riverfront Center. Early check in time starts at 10:30 a.m. There will be Easter egg hunts —bring your own basket — 11 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 11:45 a.m., noon 12:15 p.m., 1 p.m., 1:15 p.m., 1:30p.m., ...

District seeks board candidates

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District is seeking people wishing to run for the board of education. The district’s budget vote and board of education election are held each year on the third Tuesday in May. The board members serve five-year terms. The terms rotate among the ...

Canal Clean Sweep slated for April 27

FORT HUNTER — The Canal Clean Sweep will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, 129 Schoharie St. and Yankee Hill Lock on Queen Anne Road. The clean up is a volunteer project organized by the Friends of Schoharie Crossing and will clear ...

Breakfast with Easter Bunny set for Saturday

AMSTERDAM —Breakfast with the Easter Bunny will be 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday at GFWC Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave. Cost is $8 per person, $5 for children between the ages of four to 12, and children younger than 3 are free. There will be fun for the whole family, including crafts and ...

Museum slated to host Easter Egg hunt

AMES — An Easter egg hunt will be held at the Ames Museum on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. The museum will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is located at 611 Latimer Hill Road. For more information, call (518) 673-5820.

Open mic night planned for today

JOHNSTOWN — The 50 Plus Club of Johnstown will host an Open Mic Night today at 6 p.m. at the Shirley J. Luck Johnstown Senior Center. Do you play guitar, write poetry, tell jokes or have some other talent you’d like to share? Then get to the center by 5:30 p.m. and sign up for a spot on ...

Superintendent to hold budget presentation

JOHNSTOWN — Greater Johnstown School District Superintendent Patricia Kilburn will provide a public school budget presentation at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 N. Market St., at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Crafts class slated for this Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, announced a class titled “Seasonal Crafts…April Mosaics” is scheduled for Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “Experience the ...

Alzheimer’s education session scheduled

GLAWAY — Galway Public Library, 5264 Sacandaga Road, will host an Alzheimer’s education session on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Alzheimer’Association will present Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body, with tips from the latest research. To register, call Victor at (518) 867-4999, Ext. 200 ...

Public Library set to host book sale

GALWAY — Galway Public Library, 5264 Sacandaga Road, will hold a children’s book sale on April 26 from 2 to 6 p.m. and April 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the library. There is a great selection of gently-used books for children. More information at www.galwaypubliclibrary.org.

Building with Legos event set to take place

FONDA — There will be a building with Legos and Duplos event on April 26, at 1 p.m. at the Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St. There will be arge totes of Legos and Duplos with which to build and all participants have to bring are their imaginations. The event is free. For more ...

Sheriff’s participate in prescription take back

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office is participating in the National Prescription Take Back Day sponsored by the United States Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration. The Prescription Take Back Day will be held at the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office, 2712 Route ...

Organizational meet slated for April 29

BROADALBIN — The Wilkinson Memorial Broadalbin Library, 25 N. Main St., will hold an organizational meeting to form a book discussion group on April 29, at 6:30 p.m. The format for the future discussions, dates of subsequent meetings and the books to be read will be decided upon by the ...

Nathan Littauer staff nurse named employee of the year

GLOVERSVILLE — Barbara Garrigan, who works in Nathan Littauer Hospital’s diagnostic imaging department as a staff nurse, has been named by Littauer as employee of the year, according to a news release. She celebrated her 31st year at Littauer this month. Her coworkers say that “Barb is ...

Comedian slated to perform on Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — Comedian Ethan Ullman will perform on Friday, at 8 p.m. at Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St. He has appeared on the Howard Stern Show and reportedly has worked with some of the biggest names in comedy. Dorn Space suggests the public find out why he is “The King of ...

Therapy and creative movement class set

GLOVERSVILLE — Erin Hollenbeck will offer autism movement therapy and creative movement from 6 to 7 p.m. on Friday in the dance studio at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Autism movement therapy and creative movement is a movement and music integration strategy ...