In Brief

OESJ school board to meet Monday

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Board of Education meeting, originally scheduled for 6 p.m on Wednesday, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Monday at the junior-senior high school auditorium,

Sew Busy Quilt Guild set to meet Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Sew Busy Quilt Guild will meet for their sit and sew at 6:45 p.m. Monday at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 S. Main St. (Ottaviano Hall). The doors will open at 6:15 p.m. It is handicapped accessible. As always, guests are invited — $3.

Foothills church announces events

GLOVERSVILLE — The following events are for the Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St. — At 4:30 p.m. Tuesday will be the Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner which will kick off the Lenten season. The menu will consist of pancakes, apple sausage and chocolate cake. Coffee, tea, hot ...

Northville school board meets Tuesday

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the school's lower level conference room.

Pancake dinner slated for Tuesday

BROADALBIN — The First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St., in preparation for the season of Lent, a Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday. The public is welcome to attend. There is no ticket charge, but a free will offering will be taken with proceeds earmarked for ...

Office for the Aging menu

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center ...

Mayfield to host winter carnival

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Community Winter Carnival will be held on Saturday on Mayfield Lake on Pump House Road, off Woodside Avenue. A fishing contest for youths up to age 15, accompanied by an adult, will take place at 8 a.m. Signup is at Fuel n’ Food on Route 30. Prizes will be awarded ...

Winterfest slated for Saturday in Wilton

WILTON — A day of outdoor activities will be held on Saturday at the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park at Camp Saratoga on Scout Road. The day will kick off with the 15th annual Camp Saratoga 8k Snowshoe Race, which is part of the Dion Winter Series. Onsite registration will begin at 9:15, ...

Aging vision talk slated for Saturday

GLENVILLE — The Meadows at Glenwyck Vision Education Group will sponsor a program on Monday, February 12th at 1 p.m. titled "Aging Successfully with Aging Vision." The program will be presented by Cheryl Lawyer, outreach & education coordinator, at the Northeastern Association of the ...

Elwood Museum receives donation

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Museum has received a $200 donation from Amsterdam Printing and Litho to support the museum’s 2018 camp programs for kids, according to a news release from the museum board. Ann Peconie, executive director of the museum, said she is “extremely grateful to ...

Chocolate fundraiser set for Saturday

GALWAY — The 10th annual A Taste of Chocolate fundraiser will be held on Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. in Galway High School cafeteria to aid the public library. Chocolate delicacies can be purchased at the free event. They can be consumed there, or taken home, or both. Coffee, milk (regular ...

Benefit event slated for Saturday

AMSTERDAM — A benefit for Brian Opalka will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Elks Lodge, 8 Fourth St. According to a new release, Opalka is being treated for brain cancer, and his family needs our assistance with co-pays, travel, bills, etc. Brian and Karen both are ...

Dinner theater set for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — A pre-Valentine’s Day Angie and Frankie’s 25th anniversary interactive dinner theater will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The program is a night of entertainment where the guests are part of the fun. ...

Town of Johnstown meetings slated

JOHNSTOWN — The following are the town meetings that will take place at town hall. — At 6 p.m. Tuesday, planning board. — At 6 p.m. Feb. 26, regular board.

Poker run scheduled for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Snow Rovers annual poker run will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday at Bleecker Snow Rovers/Bleecker Fish and Game Club, 1110 Route 309. Registration runs from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and the runs ends at 4:30 p.m. The event will include Eagle Wood Carving, ...

Valentine’s banquet set for Saturday

BROADALBIN — A Valentine’s banquet will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday at Sacandaga Bible Conference, 191 Lakeview Road. Braised lamb shanks and pork tenderloin are on the menu. Music will be provided by friends of the conference: Scott and Jess Sgambato, Becky Bice, Isaiah ...

Flourishing skills workshop slated

GLOVERSVILLE — Sandy Brower will present a 10-week Flourishing Skills Group Workshop to reportedly unleash the power of positive thinking from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mondays, from Feb. 12 to April 23, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The interactive workshop series created ...

Pancake dinner Tuesday

BROADALBIN — In preparation for the Season of Lent, a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner is scheduled for February 13, at 6 PM at the First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin, 54 West Main Street. The public is welcome to attend. There is no ticket charge, but a free will offering will be ...

Gloversville Lions Club to host meeting

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Lions Club will be meeting on Feb. 12 at Plaza’s Italian Bistro, 130 N Pine St. Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the meeting starting at 7 p.m. Those who do not want to order dinner can just attend the meeting at 7 p.m. RSVP to King Lion Verna ...

GHS Class of 2021 set to meet Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School, class of 2021, will be having a parent meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 13) in Room 910 at the high school. It is requested that parents attend so that the upcoming fundraisers can be discussed. The class needs help to make them successful for ...