In Brief

County soil and water meeting tonight

JOHNSTOWN — The regular monthly meeting of the board of directors of the Fulton County Soil and Water Conservation District will be held tonight at 10 a.m., at the district office, 113 Hales Mills Road Ext.

Town board set for meeting tonight

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Town Board will meet at 7 p.m. tonight at the Wheelerville Union Free School for a town hall meeting. The intent of the meeting is to provide residents an opportunity to state their views about town related issues and ask questions of the board, according to a news ...

Appreciation for caregivers planned

HAGAMAN — There will be a caregiver appreciation day celebration from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, at 58 N. Pawling St., for an area company’s staff members. The celebration will include food, games, raffles and prizes, and caregivers may register for a chance to pie the human resources ...

Child safety seat event planned

FONDA — The Montgomery Public Health will be conducting a child safety seat check from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Mohawk Volunteer Fire Department, 2553 Route 30A. This is an opportunity for parents and caregivers to receive education by certified technicians to insure their child’s ...

Healthlink to host addiction talk

GLOVERSVILLE — Vitality Plus, HealthLink Littauer’s adult membership program for anyone age 50 and older, will hold this month’s luncheon program titled “Addiction…” on Wednesday, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Littauer’s auditorium, 99 E. State St. A buffet-style luncheon will be ...

Educational program on wild, edible plants to be at Schoharie Crossing

FORT HUNTER — Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site will host environmental educator and author Anita Sanchez on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. for the third program in its 2018 Wildlife Wednesday series. Sanchez will discuss wild edible plants and will guide sampling of those found on the grounds ...

Catholic daughters events planned

FORT PLAIN — The following are the events for the Court Catherine Esther 1264 Catholic Daughters, according to a news release. ∫ From 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 9 Catholic Daughters will sponsor an ice cream social in conjunction with the Fort Plain summer concerts, in Haslett Park. Make-your-own ...

Season tickets for CLT’s 81st show on sale now

JOHNSTOWN — The season tickets for the Colonial Little Theatre’s 81st production season are on sale now and available. The tickets are $60 each, and include admission to all five shows slated from August 2018, to June 2019. The single ticket prices range from $12 to $15, according to a ...

Planning board votes to remain neutral on solar

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Planning Board voted Tuesday to remain neutral on a solar project in the town of Johnstown. County Senior Planner Sean Geraghty said Wednesday the board is staying out of commenting on a site plan for the project that’s currently going through the Johnstown ...

How to paint a lighthouse class set

GLOVERSVILLE — Ellen Lauziere will teach how to paint a lighthouse at sunset with acrylics on canvas from 2 to 4 p.m. today in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $40 at the door, minus a 20 percent discount ...

Summer drinks without alcohol

GLOVERSVILLE — Delania Duncovich will teach five quick and easy summer drinks without alcohol —mock-tails—from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, in the teaching kitchen of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The class is limited to 10 people, so preregistration is ...

Townwide garage sale set for Saturday

CAROGA — A townwide garage sale will be held on Saturday. Call the clerk’s office at (518) 835-4211, Ext. 21, by noon on Wednesday to be put on the map. ‘Willy Wonka, the Musical’ planned CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie-Fort Plain Summer Drama Club will present Ronald Dahl’s ...

Mayfield class reunion planned

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School, classes of 1967, 1968 and 1969, will have a class reunion picnic with a DJ from 2 to 7 p.m. Aug. 18, at the Concordia Club, 138 Concordia Club Road, Gloversville. The cost is $25 per person. Tickets are required for all attendees. The picnic will be ...

Oppenheim garage sale weekend slated

OPPENHEIM — The Oppenheim Historical Society’s townwide garage sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 4, Route 29 between Dolgeville and Johnstown. Maps and food will be available at the town barn.

Summer car show canceled

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Chamber of Commerce is not hosting a summer car show. The event was canceled and will be reconsidered in 2019.

IDA holds off on investment policy

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Industrial Development Agency board decided recently to wait on approval of a proposed draft investment policy until its next meeting. Board members had some suggestions that IDA Executive Director James Mraz said could be incorporated into the final policy. ...

Historical Society presents walking tour

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be presenting a Kingsboro walking tour at 2 p.m. today. Anyone interested in being a part of the tour should meet at the museum, 237 Kingsboro Ave., by 2 p.m. Guides are also available for $2 at the museum. For more ...

Benefit fundraiser to take place today

JOHNSTOWN — A benefit fundraiser for Chris Cionek of Gloversville, will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. today at the Johnstown Moose Club, 109 S. Comrie Ave. The event will include food, music, basket raffles, and 50-50. The tickets are $10. For tickets call Deb Lince at (518) 844-2020 or Carly ...

Village clerk’s office closed for vacation

BROADALBIN — The village clerk’s office will be closed for vacation this week. The regular hours, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, will resume on July 30, according to a news release.

Planning board meeting cancelled

FONDA — The Montgomery County Planning Board’s regular meeting, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Montgomery County Business Development Center, 9 Park St., has been cancelled, according to a news release.