In Brief

Public invited to church services

GLOVERSVILLE — The Foothills United Methodist Church, 17 Fremont St., invites the public to the Maundy Thursday Communion service at 7 p.m. Thursday in the fellowship hall. The Rev. Dr. Moon Ho Kim will explain the meaning of Maundy Thursday and offer the Sacrament of Holy Communion during ...

Council of Churches Easter egg hunt set

JOHNSTOWN — The Twin Cities Council of Churches annual Easter egg hunt will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday. Over 500 eggs will be spread across the grounds of the Sir William Johnson Park and St. John’s Episcopal Church’s property. A special guest is expected. All children are welcome to ...

Clerk’s office hours to expand

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Town Clerk’s Office hours beginning April 1, will include Wednesday evenings from 5 to 7 p.m. The Transfer Station stickers will be available for the 2018-2019, season at a cost of $20, according to a news release.

Special meeting set for Thursday

OPPENHEIM — The town will hold a special meeting confirming an appointment at 6 p.m. Thursday at town hall, 110 Route 331, St. Johnsville.

Preservation society meeting slated

GALWAY — The Galway Preservation Society will have their meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Galway Town Hall with a social time and refreshments. The public is invited to attend, according to a news release. The speaker will be Lauren Roberts, Saratoga County historian, who will discuss ...

5K Triple Crown joining forces with Johnson Jog

JOHNSTOWN — The organizers of the 5K Triple Crown have announced that they are joining forces with the Johnson Jog in 2018 for the fourth annual event and for the first time all three races will be held in historic Johnstown. “The collaboration between these three 5K traditions in our ...

Stewarts Holiday Match donates $3,000 to Catholic Charities

FONDA — Catholic Charities of Fulton and Montgomery Counties recently received a $3,000 donation from the Stewart’s Holiday Match. Amy Potter, holiday match program director, announced that a record-breaking amount of more than $1.89 million is being allocated throughout the area, half from ...

Annual fish fry slated for Friday

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Rotary Club will hold its annual fish fry from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday at the Raindancer, 4582 Route 30, to benefit the Office for Aging Wheels of Montgomery County. The lunch will comprise fish, coleslaw and fries for a $12 donation. Takeouts will be ...

Rails Along the Mohawk train show

AMSTERDAM —The fourth annual Rails Along the Mohawk model train show will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 8, at the Riverfront Center on Main Street (Route 5). The ALCO Historical and Technical Society is sponsoring the event. Admission for adults is $5, but youths 12 and younger ...

Ainsley’s Angels 5K planned

GALWAY — Ainsley’s Angels Northeast Region will sponsor a Together We Shall 5K. a 5K road race and 5K virtual race at 9 a.m. on April 28, starting at the Galway bus garage. Ainsley’s Angels of America aims to build awareness about America’s special needs community through inclusion ...

Easter egg hunt scheduled March 31

JOHNSTOWN — There will be a Community Easter Egg Hunt on March 31 at 10 a.m. at Sir William Johnsons Park and St. Johns Episcopal Church. Refreshments are available and everyone is welcome. This free event is sponsored by The Twin Cities Council of Churches.

B-P transportation forms deadline set

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District residents who want transportation for their children to non-public schools during the 2018-2019 school year must file the proper form on or before April 2, according to a news release. The forms are available in the district office ...

Church to hold Lenten service

GLOVERSVILLE — The North Main Street United Methodist Church, 316 N. Main St., will be offering a Lenten worship service titled, “Passover and the Seder — an Insight for Christians” at 6 p.m. Thursday in the fellowship hall with the traditional seder meal being presented and decoded for ...

Easter spring breakfast planned

BROADALBIN — The American Legion Auxiliary will have its annual Easter-spring breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon March 31 at the Robert Lee Walsh American Legion Post 337, 19 W. Main St. The buffet-style breakfast will consist of scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, bacon, homefries, toast and ...

Nominations sought for service award

GLOVERSVILLE — The Glove Cities Rotary Club is now seeking nominations for the fourth annual Mark “Doc” Crandall Community Service Award. The Rotary Club created the award in 2015 to honor the memory of Doc Crandall’s life of service to others and to express their appreciation for the ...

Annual fish fry slated for Friday

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Rotary Club will hold its annual fish fry from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday at the Raindancer, 4582 Route 30, to benefit the Office for Aging Wheels of Montgomery County. The lunch will comprise fish, coleslaw and fries for a $12 donation. Takeouts will be ...

Older Americans month event slated

AMSTERDAM — Since May is Older Americans month, special acknowledgement will be given by the Office for Aging to residents of Montgomery County who are 100 years of age or older or who will reach their 100th birthday by Dec. 31. Family members, agencies and others are encouraged to call ...

Caroga planning board meeting set

CAROGA — The Caroga Planning Board will hold a meeting on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at town hall after the March 7 meeting was canceled due to the weather. The public hearing on the Dolan application — Seven Oaks Road will be conducted.

Rails Along the Mohawk train show

AMSTERDAM —The fourth annual Rails Along the Mohawk model train show will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 8, at the Riverfront Center on Main Street (Route 5). The ALCO Historical and Technical Society is sponsoring the event. Admission for adults is $5, but youths 12 and younger ...

Ainsley’s Angels 5K planned

GALWAY — Ainsley’s Angels Northeast Region will sponsor a Together We Shall 5K. a 5K road race and 5K virtual race at 9 a.m. on April 28, starting at the Galway bus garage. Ainsley’s Angels of America aims to build awareness about America’s special needs community through inclusion ...