In Brief

Water Board to hold meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The city of Johnstown Water Board will have their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the conference room at the Water Department office, 27-31 E. Main St.

Whiskey Highway to perform Saturday

AMSTERDAM — Whiskey Highway, a band playing 90s and 2000s country music, will perform at 7 p.m. during the 5 to 11 p.m. Riverlink Park concert series and fireworks on Saturday. The free program will be held rain or shine.

Jail and bail fundraiser slated

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Historical Society is planning a Jail and Bail fundraisier on July 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the downtown park. The society is looking to arrest “lawbreakers” for violating colonial laws. The offender will appear before a judge who will set bail at $100. ...

Mayfield BOE to hold meeting

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District has scheduled its reorganizational meeting on July 9 beginning with an executive session at 6:30 p.m. in the district office for one personnel matter followed by the monthly meeting at 7 p.m. in the high school library, according to a news ...

Step-by-step painting class set

GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will teach a step-by-step beginners class in painting an Adirondack scene from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, in art studio two of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25, minus 20 percent for center members. To ...

Mayfield school class of ’74 reunion

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School, class of 1974, will have its 45th reunion Aug. 10, with a cookout at the Mayfield Fireman’s Fairgrounds, according to a news release. Anyone with information on the following classmates should contact Laurene Evans Suchy at (518) 843-5850 or ...

Bingo planned every Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — LaShawn Hawkins, will call for bingo from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the cafe at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The event includes chances to win prizes. Refreshments are included in the price. Participants must be 18 to play. The cost will ...

Transfer stations to be closed Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Department of Solid Waste announced that on Thursday all transfer stations and the landfill will be closed due to the Independence Day holiday. The landfill and transfer stations will be open for regular hours on Friday. Curbside recycling pickup in the city ...

Revival series at Sherman’s slated

CAROGA LAKE — A free Sherman’s Revival Series: Red, White, Blues and Bluegrass festival with fireworks will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday at Sherman’s Amusement Park, Caroga Lake Shore Road. The concert line-up will be Kate Lee and Forrest O’Connor; Geoff Saunders, bass; Dealt ...

Sangria fruit salad class planned

GLOVERSVILLE — Dea Duncovich will teach how to make a sangria fruit salad from 6 to 8 p.m. on July 22, in the teaching kitchen of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Participants must be 21 or older to take the class. The cost will be $25, minus 20 percent for center ...

Speculator craft fair slated for Aug. 8

SPECULATOR — The annual Speculator Craft Fair will be Aug. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the ballfield at 2834 Route 30, across from the village beach. Sponsored by the Hamilton County Twigs, the juried fair features 150 booths of handmade goods. Fees are $50 for an outside spot and $60 for a ...

Public fun day set for Fish House club

BROADALBIN — The third annual Fish House Fish and Game Club public fun day will be held on Aug. 18, at the club, 478 Wayville Road. Vendors will be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Debbie Fish and Friends will provide live music, with guest performer Seth Carter, during that time. A $12 ...

Transit system to be closed Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Transit System will be closed Thursday in observance of Independence Day. The regular schedule will resume Friday, according to a news release.

Center membership art show ongoing

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, is exhibiting its first Nigra Arts Center membership art show, featuring only the work of its member artists, through July 17, according to a news release. The works on display include paintings, photography, sculpture ...

Task Force annual chicken barbecue

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be holding its annual chicken barbecue fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 20, on the Village Green, corner of Bridge and Main streets, according to a news release. The fundraiser is in conjunction with the Rotary Club’s ...

Retired U.S.A.F. chaplain to be guest

STRATFORD — The Christian Lake Bible Conference, 355 Perkins Mill Road, will have Timothy Tangen, a retired U.S. Air Force chaplain, of Greensboro, N.C., as the speaker for the week of today through Friday, according to a news release. Tangen will be speaking at 7:30 p.m. Monday through ...

Donations needed for annual campaign

GLOVERSVILLE The Fulton County Children’s Committee is sending out letters to its mailing list to seek donations for its annual fund campaign to aid needy children. The group was organized in 1927 to give financial assistance to the Department of Social Services-sponsored foster families in ...

Wells library to hold book sale

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route, will hold a book sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 19 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 20 at the Wells Community Hall during the townwide garage sale, according to a news release. All items are priced as donations and any gifts help the library ...

Celebration of life planned Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — A memorial to celebrate the life of Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the reflection garden at Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, 99 E. State St.

Vacation Bible school planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The Adirondack Baptist Church, 1431 Route 29, will have Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon July 22 through 26, for ages 3 through grade six, according to a news release.