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In Brief

Fire department to hold special meeting

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Fire Department will hold a special meeting to discuss insurance and any other business brought forth at 6:30 p.m. today at the Mayfield Municipality building, according to a news release.

Church to host ‘simple’ suppers

GLOVERSVILLE — The Sisters of the Holy Spirit Church, South Main Street, will be sponsoring two “simple” Saturday suppers from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. this Saturday and Feb. 29, according to a news release. Each of the two weeks, a supper will be provided at the cost of $5. The tickets can ...

Free lunch slated at Methodist church

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield United Methodist Church, 19 N. Main St., will be serving a free lunch at 12:15 p.m. Sunday, according to a news release. The lunch follows the 11 a.m. service. All are welcome to attend.

GJSD schedule several meetings

JOHNSTOWN — The following are for the Greater Johnstown School District, according to a news release. ∫ At 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, the audit committee will meet in the district office conference room. ∫ At 6:30 p.m. Wednesday the board of education will conduct a workshop meeting in the ...

Fonda school board to host two meetings

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled the following meetings in the superintendent’s office, according to a news release. ∫ At 4 p.m. Monday will be the curriculum committee meeting. ∫ At 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27 will be a policy ...

Annual pasta and wine tasting on March 7

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be holding their annual pasta and wine tasting event from 5 to 8 p.m. March 7, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, according to a new release. The tickets will be $20 if purchased ahead of time from the Northville Liquor Store, or ...

County fair offering up to 10 scholarships

BALLSTON SPA — The Saratoga County Fair is offering up to 10 scholarships of $1,000 to current state high school seniors and also students enrolled in college who are active in the Saratoga County Fair and the New York State Showpeople’s Association. Students from Saratoga County must ...

Father-daughter dance on March 7

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarge School District will have the annual father-daughter dance from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the middle school, according to a news release. The flyers went out to schools and the details can be found on the school website. For more information, ...

Paul Nigra Center to host 6-week class

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will have the following six-week class, according to a news release. ∫ A 6 p.m. each Monday on March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, and April 6. Sue Kaupelis will be the instructor. The cost is $45 for pre-registration; $55 at ...

Northville budget workshop scheduled

NORTHVILLE — The village of Northville Board of Trustees will conduct a budget workshop at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 9 in the conference room of the Bradt Building, 412 S. Main St., and will be open to the public, according to a news release.

Paint and sip fundraiser scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — A paint and sip fundraiser will be held on Friday starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Fulton County Museum, 237 Kingsboro Ave. Join Kristin Agerter of Bottles and Brushes. Participants will be using slate from a 100 year old house in Johnstown as a canvas. Agerter will lead artists ...

Nigra Center plans bus trip to casino

JOHNSTOWN — A bus trip to MGM Studios Casino will be held on Sunday, March 22, from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. by the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts. The Brown Coach bus will depart from the Center at Lexington, 465 N. Perry St., at 6:30 a.m. and will also pick up at Crossgates Mall’s ...

St. Patrick’s Day gnome workshop set

GLOVERSVILLE — Cheryl Harrington will teach how to make a St. Patrick’s Day gnome on Thursday, March 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. in art studio two of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $40 at the door, minus 20 percent for center ...

Youth commission to meet on March 16

NORTHVILLE — The town of Northampton-village of Northville Joint Youth Commission will be holding a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 16 in the town hall, 412 S. Main St. The commission will be going over the joint youth budget and any other business that comes before the board, according to a ...

Tips for lowering the risk of, and detecting, cervical cancer

FONDA — With January’s Cervical Health Awareness Month just past, now is a good time to learn what can be done to detect and prevent cervical cancer. Regular health visits and followup care can help women avoid cervical cancer. There usually aren’t any symptoms of cervical cancer in ...

Make-and-take balloon animals day

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., will be holding a make-and-take balloon animals day, all day on Friday. Come to the library’s youth center and have a balloon animal made to take home.

Birthday party for Clifford on Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — A Happy Birthday Clifford storytrain time will be held on Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St. Come wish Clifford a happy birthday. WMHT will be putting on a birthday event for Clifford the Big Red Dog. There will be a short ...

Women’s ski program at Lapland Lake Feb. 29

BENSON — Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center will host a women’s-only cross country ski program Feb. 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Preregistration is required. The five-hour ski program, Lapland Ladies Love to Ski, is geared to first-timer through intermediate skiers ages 18 or older. ...

Church benefit dinner on Friday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Street Church of Christ, 46 Spring St., will have a church benefit dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, according to a news release. The menu will consist of sausage, peppers and onions sub, homemade macaroni salad, potato chips, a variety of desserts beverages — ...

BP board of education to meet on Monday

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the high school Virtual Advanced Placement room, according to a news release.