In Brief

Stand-up comedy night planned

AMSTERDAM — Fun Fever, a night of stand-up comedy, will be presented at 8 p.m. on Feb. 9, at the Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave., by the Mental Health Association in Fulton and Montgomery Counties. Performing will be Catherine Mollie, Ryan DeNiso, Dan DiMarino, Jody Lee and Andy ...

Public event: Learn to snowshoe today

ESPERANCE — Landis Arboretum, 174 Lape Road, will hold its second public Sunday snowshoe event from 1 to 3 p.m. today. Participants will be taught about the types of snowshoes and be able to practice using them. A limited number of snowshoes will be available for toddlers through adults who ...

School committee meeting Monday

PERTH — The buildings and grounds committee of Broadalbin-Perth Central Schools will meet on Monday at 4 p.m. at the Perth campus.

AMSTERDAM — A MLK holiday camp to study Mohawk and Iroquois artifacts and Native American inventions and treatment of the environment will be held from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Monday, at the Walter Elwood Museum of the Mohawk Valley, 100 Church St. Participants will make beaded necklaces and ...

Library’s annual meeting Tuesday

FONDA — The board of Frothingham Free Library, 28 West Main St., will hold its public annual meeting on Tuesday at 7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be rescheduled for Wednesday at 7 p.m. For more information about the library, check out fonlib.blogspot.com, its ...

Book discussion on ‘City of Light’

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library on Route 30 will hold a book discussion on the novel, “City of Light” by Lauren Belfer. The discussion will take place on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. Holly Hite will facilitate the discussion.  “City of Light” is about  Buffalo in the year 1901 ...

Learn about N.Y. State of Health plan

GLOVERSVILLE — A representative of the New York State of Health will present an information session on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St. After the presentation, a certified in-person assister will be on hand to answer questions and help people enroll in ...

Meeting scheduled for town financials

STRATFORD — The Town Board will hold a meeting for the audit of town financial documents on Thursday, at 6:30 p.m. in town hall.

Filmmaker seeking stories, castmembers

PISECO — In an open discussion, filmmaker, author and director Lori Kelly Bailey will interview anyone who has information, a memory or story to tell about life and crimes of Robert Garrow and the subsequent manhunt that happened in the area in the 1970s from 7 to 10 p.m. on Jan. 21, at the ...

All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner set

GLOVERSVILLE — Bleecker Fish and Game Club, 1110 Route 309, will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. The meal includes sausage, meatballs, bread, salad and dessert. The cost will be $10 for non-members, $8 for members, $3 for children 6 to 12, and free ...

Soprano Sylvia Bloom to perform

GLOVERSVILLE — Soprano Sylvia Bloom will perform from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, for the Chamber Music at the Chamber at Gloversville Community Music, 40 N. Main St., third floor. Bloom is on faculty at SUNY Adirondack and is director of education at Temple Sinai in Saratoga Springs. She has ...

Acrylic painting of the Northern Lights

GLOVERSVILLE —Melanie Fay will teach a beginners class on capturing the Northern Lights with acrylic paint on canvas from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $30 with preregistration and $40 at the door. To register, visit ...

Stand-up comedy night planned

AMSTERDAM — Fun Fever, a night of stand-up comedy, will be presented at 8 p.m. on Feb. 9, at the Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave., by the Mental Health Association in Fulton and Montgomery Counties. Performing will be Catherine Mollie, Ryan DeNiso, Dan DiMarino, Jody Lee and Andy ...

Library board meeting planned

FONDA — The board of Frothingham Free Library, 28 West Main St., will hold its public annual meeting on Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be rescheduled for Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. For more information about the library, check out fonlib.blogspot.com, its ...

N.Y. State of Health rep to be at library

GLOVERSVILLE — A representative of the New York State of Health will present an information session on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St. After the presentation, a certified in-person assister will be on hand to answer questions and help people enroll in ...

Filmmaker seeks Garrow memories

PISECO — In an open discussion, filmmaker Lori Kelly Bailey will interview anyone who has information, a memory or story to tell about life and crimes of Robert Garrow and subsequent manhunt that happened in the area in the 1970s from 7 to 10 p.m. on Jan. 21, at the Oxbow Inn. Dining room ...

Library board meeting planned

FONDA — The board of Frothingham Free Library, 28 West Main St., will hold its public annual meeting on Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be rescheduled for Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. For more information about the library, check out fonlib.blogspot.com, its ...

Area students make Alfred’s dean’s list

ALFRED — Three area students have been named to the fall semester dean’s list at Alfred State University for grade-point averages of 3.5 or higher. They are Connor Pingatore of Amsterdam, a health sciences major; Cassandra Ryan of Gloversville, a mechanical engineering tech major (4.0); ...