In Brief

First annual holiday vendor fair scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Lions Club will hold its first holiday vendor fair for Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. at Patricia’s Bar Restaurant, 28 S. Perry St. More than 20 vendors are scheduled, including SW The Spa, a Lularoe Consultant, Thirty-One Bags and Gifts, healthcare and beauty ...

‘More taste less waste’ class slated

GLOVERSVILLE — Andrew Dench will teach how to have more taste and less waste in leftovers from 6 to 8 p.m. on Nov. 16, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25, minus a 20 percent discount for center members. To register, visit ...

Water Board set to hold public meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The city Water Board will hold its monthly, public meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Water Department Conference Room, 27-31 E. Main St.

Candlewicking workshop to be held

GLOVERSVILLE — Deborah Sheeley will teach how to use candlewicking to create an ornament from 9 a.m. to noon on Nov. 17, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Colonial people used candlewicking to artfully quilt fabric together with knots and ...

Evening of Praise and Thanksgiving set

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie Reformed Church, 19 Front St., will hold its 20th Evening in Praise and Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Nov. 18, according to a news release. The program will include Dr. Eric Stroud, the Wild Irish Dancers, the Lady of Hope choir, the Valley Choralaires, ...

Healthlink to host alzheimer program

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will have a program on “Alzheimer’s — Holiday Hints” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday at their wellness center, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news ...

Craft sale slated for Frothingham Nov. 17

FONDA — A soup, pie and craft sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 17, at Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St. Admission is free. For more information, call the library at (518) 853-3016.

Thanksgiving service at Bible Fellowship

SPECULATOR — The North Country Bible Fellowship, Elm Lake Road, will hold their annual community Thanksgiving service at 6 p.m. Nov.18. Everyone is invited to attend. Refreshments will follow the service.

‘American Way of War’ talk to be held at the Fort Plain museum

FORT PLAIN — Military historian and author Edward G. Lengel will speak on “The American Way of War from the Revolution to World War I” at 7 p.m. on Nov. 15, at Fort Plain Museum, 389 Canal St. Lengel has written several award-winning books on George Washington and World War I. ...

Gloversville man named outstanding adult learner

JOHNSTOWN — Youssouph Seydi, who recently earned his high school equivalency diploma through the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery Board of Cooperative Educational Services’ adult education program, has been named a 2018 outstanding adult learner by the New York Association of Continuing/Community ...

Marketing seminar to be held Nov. 15

GLOVERSVILLE — Heather Lutze, dean and master trainer of Findability University, will present a Findability University Marketing Seminar, an online two-session marketing seminar, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 15, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, sponsored by the ...

Northville CSD to hold district showcase

NORTHVILLE — Students, staff and board of education members will host the Northville Central School District showcase on Nov. 13, at 6 p.m. for the public to view the school’s interior capital project improvements and much more, according to a news release. The showcase will feature the ...

Town clerk office is closed today

PERTH — The town clerk’s office will be closed today and Monday. The regular hours will resume at 9 a.m. Nov. 13. according to a news release.

B-P board of ed set to meet tonight

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Board of Education will have a policy committee meeting at 6 p.m. today in the district office.

Better Breathers to meet on Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s cardio-pulmonary services’ Better Breathers Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court. This month’s topic is on the “Benefits of Healing Touch and Massage” and will be presented by Lillian ...

Moose women’s craft fair Saturday

JOHNSTOWN — The Women of the Moose will have its annual craft and vendor fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Johnstown Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave. The event is open to the public. In lieu of admission, bring a non-perishable item for the local food pantry. There will also be a bake ...

Canjo board of ed to meet Thursday

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie School District board of education will hold its regular monthly business meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday in the high school conference room. Agendas are available on the district’s website at www.canajoharieschools.org.

Wine bottle art course on Nov. 16

GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will show how to transform wine bottles into home decor from 6 to 8 p.m. on Nov. 16, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Art, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $35, minus a 20 percent discount for center members. To register, visit ...

Course to teach leftover cooking

GLOVERSVILLE — Andrew Dench will teach how to have more taste and less waste in leftovers from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25, minus a 20 percent discount for center members. To register, visit ...

Town Hall will be closed on Monday

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Town Hall, senior meal site and Justice Court will be closed Monday in observance of Veterans Day. There will be no solid waste pickup Monday; it will be as follows: North Shore on Nov. 13; South Shore on Nov. 14.