In Brief

Dreamcatcher class slated for Monday

GLOVERSVILLE —Delania Duncovich will teach how to make a Native American dreamcatcher, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday in the teaching kitchen at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25, minus a 20 percent discount for center members. To register, visit ...

Kindergarten registration open

MAYFIELD — The prekindergarten and kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year is still open for residents of the Mayfield Central School District. Contact the elementary school as soon as possible at (518) 661-8251. Provide a driver’s license and current utility bill for proof ...

Community Choir celebrates 20 years

MAYFIELD — In celebration of their 20th year of summer performances, the Mayfield Community Choir will present the following two concerts. The admission will be free. A free-will offering will be received in support of future music for the choir. All are welcome. ∫ At 7 p.m. on Aug. 9 ...

Ice cream social at Elwood Museum

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Museum will be having its annual ice cream social from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2. The tickets for ice cream and baked goods are $4 for adults; and $2 for children ages 12 and younger, according to a news release.

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 or ...

Civic Band to present free concert Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Civic Band will present their fourth free concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Melchoir Park. The rain site is Lexington Campus gymnasium, 127 E. State St. Bring lawn chairs or blankets to both locations — concert will take place rain or shine, according to a news ...

OESJ policy committee to meet on Monday

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville policy committee meeting will take place at 4 p.m. Monday in the library at the elementary school, 6486 State Route 29, according to a news release.

Grange meeting set for Aug. 4

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Grange 683 and Perthshire Grange will have their next meeting at 11 a.m. Aug. 4 at the Mayfield Grange Hall, Phelps Street. The Grange will have a business meeting, program, potluck luncheon, and discussing the Fonda Fair entree. This is an open meeting.

Iroquois presentation planned at library

CANAJOHARIE — Historian Glenn Bentz will give a hands-on presentation on the family lives, traditional clothing and objects used by the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) historically and today from 2 to 3 p.m. on Aug. 17, at Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd. For more information, call (518) 673-2314 ...

Camp for visually impair children set

SARATOGA — The fifth Camp Abilities Saratoga camp, the sports camp for children and teens who are blind or visually impaired, will run from Aug. 5 to 11, with the track events again taking place on Aug. 10, according to a news release. The following are the times and days. For the schedule ...

National Night Out slated for Aug. 7

GLOVERSVILLE — Police Chief Marc D. Porter and the Gloversville Neighborhood Watch are informing area residents the Gloversville Police Department will be hosting this year’s 35th annual National Night Out from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 7 at Gloversville’s Farmer’s Market pavilion, Elm Street, ...

Terrific Tomatoes workshop Aug. 8

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fremont Neighborhood Garden and Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners will be hosting a special Terrific Tomatoes workshop from 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at the Fremont Neighborhood Garden, 110 Fremont St. The class is free and open to the public. The workshop will be ...

‘Willy Wonka, the Musical’ planned

CANAJOHARIE — The Canajoharie-Fort Plain Summer Drama Club will present Ronald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka,” the stage musical, on Aug. 3 and Aug. 4 at 7 pm in Canajoharie High School’s Arkell Performing Arts auditorium. The tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for senior citizens and ...

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.

Peanut butter party planned for library

CANAJOHARIE — A children’s peanut butter party will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd. Participants will learn more about the history of Beech-Nut’s peanut butter and try making a few of the recipes from its 1917 Peanut Butter Cook-Book, ...

Veterans picnic set for Sept. 15

JOHNSTOWN — Assemblyman Marc Butler 118 (R-Newport) will be hosting a veterans’ picnic for the third consecutive year from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 15, at the Pine Tree Rifle Club, 419 Johnson Ave. This event is open to all area past, and active veteran’s and a guest of their choice. ...

Magicians meeting slated for Aug. 14

LATHAM — The local group of The Society of American Magicians Assembly 24, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 14 at the S.W. Pitts Hose Co. of Latham, 226 Old Loudon Road. The group welcomes all those ages 16 and older, with any interest in the art of magic whether it be performance, history, ...

Oppenheim garage sale weekend set

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..

Caroga Historical Museum presents grandmother, granddaughter art exhibit

CAROGA — The Caroga Historical Museum continues its 41st gallery series with a joint exhibition of painters, MaryJean Cleland and Maria Simone, grandmother and granddaughter respectively, with a free 7 to 9 p.m. welcome reception on Aug. 2, at CHM, 145 London Bridge Road. The show, ...