In Brief

Meet-the-artist reception Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — A meet-the-artist reception for Tyler Schrader, an area sculptor and painter, will open his Nature’s Prospect exhibition on May 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Light refreshments will be served.

ADK Hiking club seeks members

CAROGA —The public is invited to join the Adirondack Mountain Club’s Foothills Chapter for a beginners hike to Kane Mountain near Caroga Lake on Sunday, May 20. When a person signs up, the club will provide the location, start time and info on how to have a good hike. Contact the leader ...

BOCES Speaker set for Wednesday

JOHNSTOWN — Michael Dardaris, principal of HFM BOCES PTECH school program, will speak at the Fulton County Retired Teachers’ Association at its annual spring meeting on Wednesday at the Johnstown Holiday Inn. A social time will be held at 11 a.m., a business meeting at 11:30, and lunch at ...

Health and aging class to be offered

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, announced a new program titled “Juicy Living, Juicy Aging!” will be held on Thursday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at 2 Colonial Court. “Laugh your way into ...

Spring concert series to begin

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Central School District music department will hold its public spring concert series at 7 p.m. at the Arkell Performing Arts Center at Canajoharie High School. The schedule is as follows: ∫ May 30: sixth-grade choir, seventh- and eighth-grade choir, high ...

Rouse inducted into honor society

NEW PALTZ — Monica Rouse of Hagaman, student-athlete, recently was inducted into the Chi Alpha Sigma National Honor Society at the State University of New York at New Paltz, Ulster County. The student-athletes recognized at the annual Chi Alpha Sigma National Honor Society ceremony on ...

Ferguson honored at student leaders event

CAZENOVIA — The following students at the Cazenovia College’s 15th annual student leaders celebration were recognized. Cassidy Ferguson of Canajoharie, was inducted to the Sigma Alpha Pi National Society for Leadership and Success and was recognized as a Leader Scholar (above 3.70 ...

PTECH head to speak at meeting

JOHNSTOWN — Michael Dardaris, principal of HFM BOCES PTECH school program, will speak at the Fulton County Retired Teachers’ Association at its annual spring meeting on Wednesday at the Johnstown Holiday Inn. A social time will be held at 11 a.m., a business meeting at 11:30, and lunch at ...

Liberty artwork to be shown in Fonda

FONDA — Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., is displaying the artwork of Liberty Enterprises of Amsterdam in May. The display includes a sculpture group titled “The 3 Sisters.” It represents the Three Sisters Native American planting story. Corn, beans and squash are grown ...

Charity trivia night set for Wednesday

JOHNSTOWN — Trivia Night for Charity will be presented on Wednesday at the Johnstown Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave., from 6:30 to 8 p.m., with Sunday preregistration. The public event will be presented by the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University ...

Town planning meeting postponed

PERTH — The town’s planning board meeting scheduled for Monday, has been postponed until June 4, at 6 p.m. in the Town Hall complex.

Town Board set to meet on Tuesday

STRATFORD — The Town Board will go into executive session to discuss contract negotiations on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Town Board to meet on Tuesday

STRATFORD — The Stratford Town Board will go into executive session to discuss contract negotiations on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Baby Boomer comedy show set

GLOVERSVILLE — The United Way of Fulton County presents Baby Boomer Comedy Show on Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Glove Theatre, 40 N. Main St. The Baby Boomer Comedy Show is 90 minutes of clean stand-up comedy focusing on work, family, do-it-yourself projects, and many other topics that ...

Town to hold board meeting tonight

BENSON — The Benson Town Board will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. tonight in the Benson Town Hall only to review bids for truck, according to a news release.

Sticker Mule doling out 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. The event is ...

Church to host quilt show on June 1 and 2

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 ...