In Brief

Nominations for veterans sought

ALBANY — State Sen. George Amedore invites residents throughout the 46th Senate District to submit nominations for the State Senate’s Veterans’ Hall of Fame, an annual ceremony that honors and recognizes outstanding veterans from throughout the state. Each year, the Senate pays tribute ...

Annual garden show slated

AMSTERDAM — The annual garden show to benefit the Cranesville Reformed Church will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 27 inside the church, 105 Craneshollow Road. The admission will be free, according to a news release. There will be food available for purchase along will garden and ...

Easter Bunny to make appearance

AMSTERDAM — Breakfast with the Easter Bunny will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on April 20 at the Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave. Breakfast will consist of pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and beverages. An Easter egg hunt and crafts will be featured. Admission will be $8 per person, $5 ...

Art contest for 21st District slated

WASHINGTON — The 2019 Congressional Art Competition for New York’s 21st District has been announced by Congresswoman Elise Stefanik. The competition is open to all high school students in NY-21. “Each year, I look forward to receiving dozens of incredible pieces of art from the ...

Johnstown leaf pickup to start

JOHNSTOWN — Curbside pickup of leaves and yard debris will being Monday and run through May 10 in the city, officials announced. City officials urge the public to please put their debris on their terraces — the grassy area between the sidewalk and the street — and not actually in the ...

Rebids to be opened at meeting today

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Town Board will hold a single purpose workshop at 4:30 p.m. today at town hall to open the rebids received for the Town Hall Solar Project, according to a news release.

Beyond Moms group meets tonight

JOHNSTOWN — The Birthing Center at Littauer announces the Beyond Moms family discussion group will have its next meeting from 5:30 to 7 p.m. tonight at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release. This group is for new mothers, their babies and family members. The ...

Free concert at Dorn Space Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., will have a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday featuring original history songs by singer-songwriter, Cosby Gibson and famous (and not so famous) poems put to music by Tom Staudle. The admission is free, according to a news release.

Roast beef dinner slated for Saturday

EPHRATAH — The Ephratah Volunteer Fire Department, Route 10, will have a roast beef dinner from 4 p.m. until sold out Saturday. The cost is $11 for adults; $5 for children ages 5 to 12; and free for children ages 4 and younger, according to a news release.

Palm Sunday service to feature cantata

GLOVERSVILLE — The Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., Gloversville, invites the public to the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service (there will be no 9 a.m. service that day), according to a news release. The Chancel Choir will be presenting their Palm Sunday cantata, titled, “Once ...

Palm Sunday cantata at Foothills

GLOVERSVILLE — The Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., will be hosting the local area combined choir Palm Sunday cantata at 2 p.m. Sunday in the sanctuary, according to a news release. The cantata is titled, “Come Walk With Me” directed by Luke Horst; with organist, ...

BP board of ed to meet next week

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School Board of Education will have the following meetings, according to a news release. ∫ At 6 p.m. Monday the regular monthly meeting will be held in the high school Virtual Advanced Placement room. ∫ At 7 a.m. Wednesday the ...

City water board set to meet on Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Board of Water Commissioners meeting will be at 6 p.m. Monday at the Gloversville Water Department, 67-73 S. Main St., according to a news release.

Town planning board meets Monday

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Town Planning Board will have their meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at town hall, according to a news release.

Nature club’s next meeting scheduled

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club’s next meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m. April 18 at the Horace Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave. Use the rear entrance, according to a news release. Scott Stoner and Denise-Hackert Stoner of Naturelogues will give a presentation on the ...

Mayfield school BOE meetings set

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District has scheduled the following meetings for Monday. ∫ At 6 p.m. an executive session in the district office for personnel matters. ∫ At 6:30 p.m. the regular monthly meeting in the high school library.

Budget workshop set for F-FCSD

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled a budget workshop at 6 p.m. and a regular BOE meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the multi-purpose room in the middle school.

Diabetes class set for April 18

GLOVERSVILLE — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will begin a six-week program titled “Diabetes Self-Management” on April 18, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Nathan Littauer Hospital, 99 E. State ...

Spring band concert slated for Tuesday

MAYFIELD — Mayfield Junior-Senior High School will present its annual spring band concert on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. The junior high band, senior high band and jazz band will perform under the direction of Noel Wing. This will be the final MCS concert for 13 seniors who ...

Library board of trustees to meet

GLOVERSVILLE — The monthly board of trustees’ meeting for the Gloversville Public Library will be held on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.