In Brief

Free car seat program at Johnstown Library

JOHNSTOWN — Learn to properly install and use a car seat during the Fulton County Free Car Seat Program at the Johnstown Library, 38 S. Market St., on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon.

My Favorite Doll tea party scheduled

AMSTERDAM — A My Favorite Doll Tea Party will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, at Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave. Treats be consist of finger sandwiches, chocolate and vanilla cupcakes, and tea. Admission is $6 per person. Reservations are due by Saturday by calling Kim at (518) 853-4733.

Nature club meeting slated for Thursday

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club’s next meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., (use the rear entrance), according to a news release. Jayne Riley of Adirondack Mountain Club will give a presentation on five ...

Thyroid awareness month

January is thyroid awareness month. You’ve probably heard of the thyroid gland before, but do you know what it does? According to National Institutes of Health, the thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland that’s located in the base of the neck and produces thyroid hormone. While it is ...

ADK Bridge Club winners for Jan. 7

JOHNSTOWN — The Adirondack Bridge Club played the Mitchell Movement on Jan. 7 at the at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St. The north-south winners were first place, Poppy Kiernan and John Quinn; second place, Anne Campos and John Chrisman; tied for third place, Eleanor Clark ...

Arkell Center to hold events Jan. 25

CANAJOHARIE — The following Jan. 25, notice is for Arkell Center. ∫ The 10:30 a.m. entertainment with Gary Van Slyke has been canceled. ∫ At 12:30 p.m. Mark Fowler will perform “sing the winter blues away.” RSVP by calling (518) 673-4408.

Bannertown seniors to meet Wednesday

MAYFIELD — The Bannertown 50 Plus Seniors met on Jan. 2, for their social, luncheon and meeting day. The devotion “The Lord walks beside me” was read by Evie Leach, chaplain. “The Lord’s Prayer” was said. The Office for the Aging luncheon was then served. The meeting was opened ...

B-P seniors slated to meet on Jan. 23

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church in Broadalbin with 63 present, which included new members and guests. The prayer was offered by chaplain Marsha Prokop. In the absence of the Vice President June Zea, President Toni Hallenbeck led ...

Maine coastal trip set for May 20 to 24

FONDA — The following is for the Glen-Mohawk Seniors. Dec. 18: The Christmas luncheon was held at noon at the Winner’s Circle. President Joe Mancini introduced and followed the program. The luncheon began with Chaplain Allen Taylor leading the group in prayer followed by the Pledge of ...

50-55 Plus Club monthly slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville 50-55 Plus Club meets on Monday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. There are no club meetings this month. Today: At 12:30 p.m. there will be an executive committee meeting in reference to the status and ...

Valentine’s Day party set for Feb. 12

GLOVERSVILLE — The Ida L. McGinnis Club meeting opened by President Jeannie McDuffie. “The Lord’s Prayer” and the Pledge of Allegiance were led by McDuffie. The first verse of My Country “Tis of Thee” was followed by Hi to Neighbors. There were 25 present. The reports of the ...

Wii bowling set at the 50 Plus Club

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host Wii bowling at 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Come and join the participants and help a team win in one of the club’s more popular events. For more information about what is going on with ...

Senior bingo slated to happen on Jan. 21

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim Seniors held their first meeting of the year. Kathleen Montana, newly elected, presided. The seniors will be having bingo at 11 a.m. Jan. 21, with cake and coffee following. On Feb. 4, the group will be having soup and sandwich instead of a covered ...

Ony Antonucci chair yoga 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 Becky White from the Fulton County Office for the Aging, who will discuss how to speak to ...

Pajama breakfast at Senior Center slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The following are for the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St. Today: Gloversville Regional Animal Shelter class, 6 p.m. Tuesday: Tuesday’s Breakfast Program and coffee hour — $3 donation (participants choice), 9:30 ...

Littauer Hospital

Jan. 2 Admissions Sylvia A. Bailey of Gloversville. Hollace G. Stearns of Johnstown. Discharges Grower baby girl of Fort Plain. Jan. 3 Admissions Marylou Deloriea of Gloversville. John H. Greene of Johnstown. Norma A. Sowle of Gloversville. Births Stacyjo Rowback of ...

GESD board to hold special meeting

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District Board of Education will conduct a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the BOE room, according to a news release.

Snowshoe workshop scheduled for today

ESPERANCE — A Second Sunday Snowshoe Workshop for adults and children will be held at 1 p.m. on today at Landis Arboretum, 174 Lape Road. The types of snowshoes and practice in using them will be taught. A limited number of snowshoes are available, so those who need them should arrive ...

Resident artists to host winter workshop

CAROGA — Resident artists will present an interactive workshop on the theme of winter from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Wheelerville School, 2417 Route 10. Students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of artistic fields and engage creatively with each Resident Artists, ...

Computer basics class to be offered

JOHNSTOWN — A free computer basics class will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Monday at Johnstown Senior Citizens Center, 109 E, Main St. For more information, call Tanya at (518) 762-4643.