In Brief

Christmas party slated for Dec. 6

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Oct. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church in Broadalbin with 63 members present and included nine new members and one guest, which the club welcomed. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and June Zea led the group in the Pledge of ...

Still time to sign up for Halloween party

FONDA — The Glen-Mohawk Seniors regular meeting Tuesday of the Glen-Mohawk Seniors was called to order by President Alan Buck, followed by the morning prayer given by Chaplain Allan Taylor. The group recited the Pledge of Allegiance and sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” with Barbara Furman ...

Turning Stone trip slated for Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting was opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. The opening hymn, “Amazing Grace,” was accompanied on keyboard by Helen Henry. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led by McDuffie. The first verse of “My Country ‘Tis ...

Antique appraiser at center on Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will welcome back Mark Lawson, antique appraiser, to the center at 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Lawson will discuss the experience he has had in the antique business and then offer appraisals on ...

Anniversary lunch at Vrooman’s Tuesday

CAROGA LAKE — The Nick Stoner Seniors met on Oct. 2. President Grace Eglin, called the meeting to order with “The Lord’s Prayer,” the Pledge of Allegiance and Hello to your Neighbor. Linda Rhinehart gave an inspirational funny poem. The guest for the day was Fulton County Sheriff ...

Christmas party is slated for Dec. 12.

PERTH — The Perth Seniors had their regular meeting of Sept. 26, at 10:45 a.m. The prayer and Pledge of Allegiance was led by Anita Bush. There were 26 in attendance. There was a 50-50 winner. The birthdays for the month were announced by Bush. The secretary’s report was given ...

Deep breathing talk to be held Thursday

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living has a program each week at the Red Rooster Cafe (Pink Chicken), Corner of Bridge and Main streets. On Thursday, the Red Rooster Cafe will host Kristine Lindahl from Mohawk Valley Physicians, who will discuss “Three Deep ...

58th vow renewal slated for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The following is for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: 50-55 Plus Club meeting and activities, 1 p.m.; Gloversville Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Breakfast program and coffee hour — $3 donation ...

Installation banquet at country club set

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Iroquois Seniors began their Thursday, meeting at 10 a.m. with a social hour hosted by Shirley Dado, Katherine Downing and Lu Wilmot. Chaplain, Barbara Furman, opened the meeting with a prayer, a moment of silence for the victims of the limo crash in Schoharie, ...

Homemade pie fundraiser slated

LASSELLSVILLE — The Western Fulton County Seniors Oct. 8, meeting was called to order by President Angela Hill, with the Pledge of Allegiance and the recitation of “The Lord’s Prayer.” The reports of the secretary and treasurer were read and passed with all in favor. Fulton County ...

Annual turkey dinner planned

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield United Methodist Church, 21 N. Main St., will hold its annual turkey dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. or until food runs out Saturday. Takeout will be available, according to a news release. The home cooked “Thanksgiving” dinner and all the fixin’s including ...

Ghosts of the Past tour

AMSTERDAM — The annual Ghosts of the Past evening walking tours of Green Hill Cemetery will be held on Saturday and Sunday, sponsored by the Historic Amsterdam League and Green Hill Cemetery Association. Tours will begin at 6 p.m. from city hall, 61 Church St., both evenings with a new tour ...

Water meter readings started

BROADALBIN — The reading of the village water meters for the November water billing has begun. The bills will be mailed on or about Nov. 1. The meters will be read by village personnel bearing proper identification. If customers do not have outside readers and they are not home when the meter ...

Ham and scalloped potato dinner set

FULTONVILLE — The Fultonville Reformed Church will be having its annual ham-scalloped potato dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $9.50 for adults; $4.50 for children ages 6 to 12; and free for children ages 5 and under, according to a news release. The dinner will consist of ham, ...

Town board to hold meeting

BROADALABIN — The town board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to work on the town budget for 2019.

Zumba exercise class planned

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will hold Zumba Gold exercise classes every Tuesday from 9:15 to 10 a.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. The class is designed for active older adults with ...

Legal issues of Parkinson’s talk set

MAYFIELD — Del B. Salmon of the Salmon Law Firm in Amsterdam will explain the legal issues about Parkinson’s disease at the Parkinson’s Disease support group on Thursday at 2 p.m. at Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church, 22 N. Main St. The monthly group is for anyone with Parkinson’s ...

Gospel Fest slated for Saturday

JOHNSTOWN — Mohawk Valley Chorus will hold its first Gospel Fest, a daylong gospel workshop for high school and adult singers, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday at Johnstown High School. Gospel educator and composer Raymond Wise, director of the African-American Arts Institute at Indiana ...

Halloween party set for Sunday

PERTH — Perth Volunteer Fire Company will sponsor its annual Halloween kids party on Sunday starting at 1 p.m. at the fire station, 4080 Route 30. Children of all ages are welcome to attend with their costumes. Prizes and refreshments will be provided.

‘Peek into the Past’ walking tour slated

JOHNSTOWN — Johnstown Historical Society will host a walking tour, “Peek into the Past,” at 6 p.m. on Oct. 27. The tour will include Drumm House, Colonial Cemetery on Green Street, and the Johnstown Historical Society Museum. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students, and free for ...