In Brief

Northville school board meeting set

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday (April 17) in the school's lower level conference room, according to a news release. Some members of the BOE will be attending the meeting via Skype; the Skype session will be available to the ...

Notary public workshop slated

GLOVERSVILLE — A notary public workshop will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. on Tuesday at the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, 2 N. Main St. The instructor will be Victor Bujanow, who has been a practicing notary public and notary signing agent for over 25 years, according to a ...

Historical society to meet Wednesday

EPHRATAH — The Ephratah Historical Society will have this month’s meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Ephratah Town Hall, 3782 Route 10. The public is welcome to attend the meeting.

Library offers admission passes

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., has available for loan, passes for free admission to the Arkell Museum, the Children's Museum at Saratoga, the USS Slater, and 50 percent discount on admission to the Adirondack Experience, the museum at Blue Mountain Lake, ...

HealthLink to offer program Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, has announced a program titled, “Chronic Disease Self-Management” will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and ...

GESD kindergarten registration slated

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District will be holding kindergarten registration on the following dates for the 2018-2019 school year. ∫ On May 8, 9 and 10, at the Park Terrace Elementary School. ∫ On May 15, 16 and 17, at the Kingsborough Elementary School, ...

Johnstown school board set to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education will conduct a special meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday in the high school small cafe. A facilities committee meeting will immediately follow. All are invited to attend, according to a news release.

Nature club’s meeting planned

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club’s next meeting has been schedule for 7 p.m. Thursday at the Horace Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., (use the rear entrance), according to a news release. The New York State Conservation Officer Scott Vanarsdale will give a presentation ...

Screening program for K and pre-K set

NORTHVILLE — The following are for the Northville Central School. ∫ The kindergarten screening appointments will take place 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 14. All children who reside within the district and who will be 5 years old on or before Dec. 1, should be screened for kindergarten, ...

Water quality report now available

GLOVERSVILLE — The city Board of Water Commissioners has released its 2017 annual water quality report. The report reviews the operations of the past year, including cost of operation, water conservation and consumer cost reduction information and water analysis. The report can be viewed ...

Benson Town Board set to meet Tuesday

BENSON — The Benson Town Board will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Benson Town Hall, according to a news release.

Historical society meeting on Tuesday

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Kennyetto Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St., according to a news release. The program, a presentation by Fort Plain Museum representatives, will consist of a preview of the upcoming fourth annual ...

Library board to meet Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will hold its monthly board of trustees meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Conservation district meeting Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Directors will have their regular monthly meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the district office, 113 Hales Mills Road Extension, according to a news release.

B-P school board meeting Monday

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Board of Education’s regular monthly meeting will take place at 6 p.m. Monday in the high school Virtual Advanced Placement room, according to a news release.

Northville school board meeting set

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the school’s lower level conference room, according to a news release. Some members of the BOE will be attending the meeting via Skype; the Skype session will be available to the public ...

Area news in brief

Sew Busy Quilt Guild to host events GLOVERSVILLE — The following events for the Sew Busy Quilt Guild will take place at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 S. Main St., (Ottaviano Hall). The church is handicapped accessible. – The guild is offering two classes by Diane Evans: From 10 ...

Salon Strong recognizing hair stylists’ role in caring for cancer patients

GLOVERSVILLE — New York Oncology Hematology and Nathan Littauer Hospital are joining forces once again with Salon Strong 2.0, sharing critical information with hair stylists and barbers, according to a news release. People depend upon hair stylists to look their best, but when they are ...