In Brief

Chocolate truffle class offered

GLOVERSVILLE — Kathy Simone will teach how to make chocolate truffles from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, in the teaching kitchen of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Simone will guide participants through the beginners class, teaching the basics of making truffles, ...

Montgomery County meetings cancelled

FONDA — The regular Montgomery County Industrial Development Agency and the Montgomery County Capital Resource Corporation meeting for Thursday at the Old County Courthouse, has been cancelled.

CenterFest slated for February

Centers Health Care presents CenterFest — a celebration of musical talent from all across the Adirondack region. Local school district jazz bands will perform at various dates throughout February at the various center locations. ¯ In Gloversville: At 11:30 a.m. Feb. 15, at Fulton Center, ...

JHS Class of 1963 planning reunion

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown High School, class of 1963, is planning a 55th year reunion and could use some help in locating some of the class members. If anyone has any information about any of the following class members , contact Carm D’Amore at (518) 762-8934. Need information on ...

Lioness Club set to meet Wednesday

GALWAY — The Galway Lioness Club of Lions District 20-Y2 will hold their monthly dinner meeting promptly at 7 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 7) at the Galway Lions Club Building, East Street. The theme will be the “Souper Bowl of Caring.” There will be a special collection of cans of soup, ...

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser slated

FONDA — There will be a spaghetti dinner fundraiser, in honor of Mary Jo Rave of Fonda, whose life was claimed by pancreatic cancer, from 3 to 7 p.m. Feb. 10, at the Fultonville Reformed Church. The raffles will be held during the dinner. The menu consists of spaghetti, meatballs, ...

OESJ school board to meet Wednesday

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Board of Education meeting is scheduled for Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the junior-senior high school auditorium.

GHS Class of 1963 to discuss reunion

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School, class of 1963, will have a reunion meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Senior Citizen Service Center of Gloversville and Fulton County, 53 Church St.

Wells church to host dinner Wednesday

WELLS — Wells United Methodist Church on Route 30 will hold a chicken and biscuit dinner on Wednesday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The menu consists of chicken in gravy on biscuits from Bev Peters, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, beverage, and desserts. The cost is by donation. ...

Mayfield plans maintenance work

MAYFIELD — The village has scheduled maintenance repair work at the wastewater treatment plant on Saturday. Conserve water that day — the village will make every attempt not to shut the water off if everyone cooperates, according to a news release.

County recycling schedule set

JOHNSTOWN — The curbside recycling should be out by 6 a.m. the day of pick up or the night before, according to officials at the Fulton County Department of Solid Waste. The routes and pick up times can vary. For recycling questions, call the Recycling Info-Line at (518) 736-5504. The ...

B-P school board sets special meeting

BROADALBIN — There will be a special meeting of the Broadalbin-Perth Board of Education at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the district office, when the board will go directly into executive session.

F-F foundation to meet Tuesday

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Community Foundation will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Winner’s Circle restaurant. Anyone interested in learning more about this foundation, its future plans and goals, is welcome to attend.

Frothingham Library announces events

FONDA — The following are the events for this month at the Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St. ¯ At 11 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 6) will be a heart themed Story Hour for preschool children including stories, singing and crafts. ¯ At 3 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 7) will be the Children’s ...

GJSD announces meeting schedule

JOHNSTOWN — The following Greater Johnstown School District meetings will take place Thursday in the high school small cafe. ¯ At 5:30 p.m. the facilities committee. ¯ At 6:30 p.m. the board of education. These meetings are open to the public.

Gloversville water board sets meeting

GLOVERSVILLE — The Board of Water Commissioners will have its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at the Gloversville Water Department, 67-73 S. Main St.

SPCA fundraiser slated for Sunday

AMSTERDAM — The Montgomery County SPCA will be holding the “Bowl for the Homeless Animals” at Kelly’s Imperial Lanes on Wallins Corners Road from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday. Those who collect more than $50 for the shelter will get a T-shirt. The person who collects the most money ...

Chicken barbecue set for Sunday

TRIBES HILL — The Tribes Hill Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual Brooks chicken and ribs barbecue Sunday from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at the firehouse, Mohawk Drive. Drive-through and delivery service will be available. The dinner is $10 for the chicken dinner; $7 for chicken only; $13 ...