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In Brief

Snowshoe hike scheduled for Friday

AMSTERDAM — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, has a snowshoe hike scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the Scotch Bush Herb & Tree Farm, 6907 Route 30 south, according to a news release. “Keep moving ...

Walleye Awakening slated for Feb. 14

MAYFIELD — Walleye Awakening, a free fish-a-palooka party to celebrate the 2020 Walleye Challenge, will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 14, at Lanzi’s on the Lake, 1751 Route 30. Music will be by Our Secret Love Society, fireworks by Santore at 7 p.m., a beach bonfire, and food and drink ...

Elwood Museum to host free winter camps for kids in February

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church St., will host its free Winter 2020 Camp Days starting Feb. 15, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Makers Series camp will activate camper’s creativity with hands-on learning and experiences. Campers will grab their tools, tinker, explore, ...

Sheriff’s Association to meet on Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — The monthly business meeting of the Fulton County Sheriff’s Association will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 5:30 p.m. at the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office, 2712 Route 29.

Wood jewelry class slated for Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will teach how to make burned wood jewelry—earrings, key chain or necklace—from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25, minus 20 percent for center members. To register, ...

Free lunch at church on fourth Sunday

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield United Methodist Church, 19 N. Main St., will be serving free lunch at 12:15 p.m. on the fourth Sunday on the following dates: Feb. 23; March 22, according to a news release. The church has a service at 11 a.m. every Sunday — all are welcome.

Rustic journal making class on Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — Brenda Dwyer will teach how to make a leather rustic journal from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Participants will learn to assemble journal pages, select a choice of leather, cut the cover, and stitch ...

Workshop on herbs Sunday in Esperance

ESPERANCE — Betty Fikes Pillsbury of Green Spiral Herbsill will lead a workshop on herbs and the making of dream pouches on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Schoharie River Center, 2025 Burtonville Road. Pillsbury is an herbalist who makes her own line of herbal products, as well as many ...

Northville CSD sets February meetings

NORTHVILLE — The following are for the Northville Central School, according to a news release. ∫ At 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4 the Northville Parent Teacher Organization meeting is scheduled in the school’s Library Media Center. ∫ From 5 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8 the Northville-Northhampton Joint ...

Open house and safety fun day slated

MAYFIELD — A free open house and ice safety fun day will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Sacandaga field office of the Hudson River-Black River Regulating District at 737 Bunker Hill Road. The event will consist of regulating district demonstrations, refreshments, exhibits, ...

Public library set to hold tag sale

GALWAY — The Galway Public Library will hold a tag sale from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 1 at the former library building, 5264 Sacandaga Road, according to a news release. Some of the larger items currently available are compact disc holder; children’s book spinner; paperback book ...

Northville board meetings scheduled

The following meetings for the Northville Village Board of Trustees will be held at the Bradt Building, 412. S. Main St., and are open to the public, according to a news release. ∫ At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 will be a zoning workshop. ∫ At 7 p.m. Feb. 11, will be the regular monthly ...

Mass and healing service set for Feb. 12

LOUDONVILLE — A diocesan charismatic mass and healing service will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Christ Our Light Church, 1 Maria Drive. Prayer and praise will begin at 7 p.m., followed by mass and the healing service at 7:30. For more information visit AlbanyCCR.org or call Jack at ...

Mountain Valley Hospice is currently seeking out volunteers

GLOVERSVILLE — Mountain Valley Hospice is seeking caring and compassionate volunteers to provide support to hospice patients and their families throughout Fulton, Montgomery, Hamilton and Saratoga counties. Volunteers may also assist with administrative work at the Nancy Dowd Hospice Home. ...

Aircraft association to meet on Tuesday

GALWAY — The Adirondack Chapter 602 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will hold its monthly general membership meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the C&R restaurant, Route 29, according to a news release. The meeting is open to anyone with an interest in aviation. For more ...

Story time scheduled to resume on Feb. 5

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Margaret Reaney Memorial Library, 19 Kingsbury Ave., will resume story time at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5; registration is not required, according to a news release. This is a free, weekly program open to preschoolers — infant to age 5. The children must be accompanied ...

Public information meetings scheduled

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville will hold the following two public information meetings on Wednesday regarding the Feb. 4, capital project vote, according to a news release. ∫ At 5:30 p.m. at the junior-senior high school auditorium, 44 Center St. ∫ At 6 p.m. in ...

Open door tours slated for Sunday

AMSTERDAM — The St. Mary’s Institute, 10 Kopernik Blvd., will hold open door tours from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday for families considering SMI for their child’s education or for those who would like to learn more about the school, according to a news release. A complimentary ...

Women with heart disease group to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will have the Women With Heart Disease support group meeting from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at their wellness center, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news ...

1920s toys and games try out set for Feb. 20

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton County Historical Society, 237 Kingsboro Ave., will have a drop-in event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, to see and try out the toys and games kinds had in the 1920s, according to a news release. The museum exhibits will also be open during this time. The ...