In Brief

Healing with crystals and gems class set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have a healing with crystals and gems class from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Christina Ponzi will be the instructor. The cost is $25; with discount for members, according to a news release. This workshop will teach ...

Board of education meeting scheduled

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Board of Education’s regular meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday in the elementary school cafeteria, 6486 Route 29, according to a news release.

Benefits of essential oils class scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — Heather Mattioni will teach the benefits of essential oils and how to make individualized roll-ons from 10 to 11 a.m. on March 19, in the cafe at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Mattioni will bring the supplies necessary to make therapeutic essential ...

Locals encouraged to share at roundtable

FORT PLAIN — Local history lovers are encouraged to share memories, family histories, vintage photo albums, postcards, memorabilia, scrapbooks and other items during the next gathering of the Fort Plain Free Library’s Local History Round Table. The free drop-in discussion group will be ...

Watercolor and pastel class slated at art center

GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will teach a watercolor and pastel class from 10 a.m. to noon on March 20, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The class is limited to 10. The cost will be $25. To register, visit pncreativeartscenter.org or call (518) ...

Haven of Hope to hold annual fundraiser

FONDA — The Haven of Hope Farm and Residence, 19 Cemetery St., a traditional housing and services for homeless women and their children, will be holding its annual spring fundraiser banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. March 22, at the Century Club, Guy Park Avenue, Amsterdam, according to a news ...

Public education night set for March 21

CANAJOHARIE — A free public education night on vaping and e-cigarettes and opioid addiction will be held on from 6 to 8 p.m. March 21, at Canajoharie High School, co-sponsored by the school and Catholic Charities of Fulton and Montgomery Counties. Two 30-minute sessions will occur from 6 to ...

Odyssey of the Mind slated

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District is gearing up to once again host the regional Odyssey of the Mind competition on Saturday. The program challenges teams of students to use their creativity, resourcefulness, teamwork and communication skills to solve problems through ...

Health screenings slated for Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will hold four health screenings on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. Screenings will consist of a cholesterol-HDL-glucose blood ...

Healing with crystals and gems class set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have a healing with crystals and gems class from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Christina Ponzi will be the instructor. The cost is $25; with discount for members, according to a news release. This workshop will teach ...

Board of education meeting scheduled

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Board of Education’s regular meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday in the elementary school cafeteria, 6486 Route 29, according to a news release.

Origami making class scheduled for Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2730 Route 30, will have an origami making class from 10 a.m. to noon Friday in art studio two. Melanie Fay will be the instructor. The cost is $25 for pre-registration; $35 at the door, according to a news release. There is a class ...

St. Patricks Day preview concert set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., will present a special St. Patrick’s Day preview concert of Celtic music with Irish Don Kelly at 7 p.m. Saturday. The admission is $10 — cash at door only — according to a news release.

Water board slated to meet on Monday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Water Board will hold its monthly board meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the conference room at the water department office, 27-31 E. Main St., according to a news release.

St. Mary’s to hold open door tours

AMSTERDAM — St. Mary’s Institute, 10 Kopernik Blvd., will hold open door tours on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for families considering SMI for their child’s education or for those who would like to learn more about the school. A free continental breakfast will be available for ...

‘All About Activity’ session scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, monthly series of educational sessions focusing on nutrition and physical activity, “Healthy Eating, Active Living,” will continue with this month’s topic, “All ...

Club to present ‘Willy Wonka Jr.’

WELLS — The Wells Central School Drama Club students will present their production of Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka Jr.,” a musical based on Roald Dahl’s children’s book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, at 6:30 p.m. March 15 and at 2 p.m. March 16 at the Wells Central School, ...

Mermaid painting class set for Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have a mermaid painting class from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in art studio two. Delania Duncovich will be the instructor. The cost is $25. There is a class size limit of 10, according to a news release. Duncovich will ...

Library to host paint and chat

FONDA — A Paint and Chat fundraiser for Frothingham Free Library will be held at 11 a.m. on March 16, at the library, 28 W. Main St. Cherie Batcher will guide the participants in painting wine glasses. Registration and prepayment of $30 are required at the library. For more information ...

Paul Nigra Center to hold cooking class

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have a Singapore sweet and sour pork class from 10 a.m. to noon March 14. Andrew Dench will be the instructor. The cost is $25. There is a class size limit of 12, according to a news release. Dench will show ...