In Brief

Let’s get physical program planned

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer will hold a new program titled “Managing Stress: Let’s Get Physical” on May 15 from 2 to 3 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “May is National Physical Fitness Month. Learn the importance of being physically active to benefit your health ...

City adds camera to Elk Street playground

GLOVERSVILLE — The City of Gloversville has installed a video surveillance camera at the Elk Street Playground located at the corner of East Fulton Street and Market Street offering multiple views of the grounds, facilities and general area surrounding the intersection. According to a ...

Ice cream social planned at museum

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be holding its annual ice cream social from 6 to 8 p.m. May 18 at the museum, Kingsboro Avenue. The tickets are $3.50. The entertainment will be provided by Gary VanSlyke.

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School students of the month

The Broadalbin-Perth Middle School students of the month for May have been announced. The word used to pick the students in May was “Trustworthy”. Those chosen as students of the month were: Carson Munn, eighth grade; Shelby Burke, seventh grade; Caylie Johndrow, eighth grade; and Albert ...

Better breather’s club set to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s Cardio-Pulmonary Services announces the Better Breathers Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court. This month’s topic will be on the “So Clean Device For Continuouos Positive Airway Pressure ...

Speculator craft fair planned for Aug. 9

SPECULATOR — The Speculator craft fair will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9, at the ball field, 2834 Route 30, across from the village beach, according to a news release. The juried craft fair, sponsored by the Hamilton County Twigs, will feature over 150 booths of handmade goods. The fees ...

Turkey dinner slated for May 20

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Masonic Lodge 611, 24 Bridge St., will be having a turkey dinner from 2 to 5 p.m. or sold until out May 20. The menu will consist of roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, dressing, vegetable, desserts, coffee, tea, cold drinks. Eat in or take out. ...

Ice cream social planned at museum

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society and Museum will be holding its annual ice cream social from 6 to 8 p.m. May 18 at the museum, Kingsboro Avenue. The tickets are $3.50. The entertainment will be provided by Gary VanSlyke.

‘Wall of Dedication’ nominations sought

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District is accepting nominations for the district’s Wall of Dedication. To be eligible for the “Wall,” nominees must have had a positive effect on area children. They must also have attended or graduated from Mayfield, been employed by or ...

Chicken barbecue set for June 15

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville football team and its alumni club will host a chicken barbecue on June 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. or until all the chicken is sold out at the Arterial Plaza parking lot. Dinners will be $10 and will be prepared by The Winner’s Circle.

Loopies golf scramble slated

TRIBES HILL — The Loopies Pub 12th annual Golf Scramble benefit will be held with a shotgun start at noon on Saturday, June 16, at Fox Run Country Club. The fundraiser is in memory of Eric Crane for the Amsterdam High School scholarship program. The cost is $70 per person and includes ...

Cornell receives Holiday Match

FONDA — The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Fulton and Montgomery counties received a $1,000 grant from the Stewart’s Holiday Match program to be used for 4-H Youth Development programming. This programming will be based on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) education. The ...

City’s Memorial Day parade set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Parade Committee announced the annual Gloversville Memorial Day parade and services will be held on May 28. The parade will begin at 9:30 a.m., according to a news release. Again this year, the line of march will be from Sixth Avenue and North Main Street, ...

Healthy brain and body program set

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer will hold a new program titled “Healthy Brain and Body” on Thursday from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “This program is for anyone interested in learning how to maintain or improve their overall health and wellness,” said ...

Johnstown spring concert planned

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown High School spring concert will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. Eight groups will perform: Jazz Collective, Concert Choir, Symphonic Band, Barbershop group, the junior high Philharmonics Winds, Rockapelia, Wind Ensemble and Advanced Choir. Choirs are directed by ...

Blood drive set for May 17 in Northville

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central Schools National Honor Society will sponsor a blood drive beginning at 9 a.m. on May 17. The last appointments for the day will be scheduled at 2 p.m. To schedule an appointment, email name, telephone number and preferred donation time to ...

Rummage sale set for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — There will be a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Kingsboro Towers, 2 Frontage Road. The event, to benefit the Kingsboro Towers Tenants Association, will include a bake sale, according to a news release.

Northville school budget vote set

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School 2018-19 budget and board of education vote will take place from noon to 8 p.m. May 15 in the school gymnasium, according to a news release. The voters are encouraged to tour the school’s art show and Science Technology Engineering Art and Math ...

Meet the BOE candidates event

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District will host a meet the board of education candidates event and public budget hearing Tuesday. The NCS BOE candidates will be available to the public at 5:30 p.m. in the auditorium. John P. Sira Jr. is running unopposed for the seat he ...

Schine on Spring exhibit planned

GLOVERSVILLE — The Schine Gallery presents this year’s Schine on Spring, the fourth annual spring exhibit from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Saturday and May 13, and 19, 20; and from 5 to 7 p.m. May 18, at the Schine Memorial Hall, 40 N. Main St., Gloversville. The entrance is adjacent to Storto ...