In Brief

Work session for grants to be held

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Lake Town Supervisor James Selmser has scheduled a work session at 8 a.m. Feb. 6 at town hall for the Caroga Town Board to take action on the submission of grants to New York state, according to a news release. The grants are for the possible funds for the Lake ...

FFCSD plan two meetings for Feb. 7

FONDA —The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled the following for Feb. 7 in the superintendent’s office, according to a news release. ∫ At noon a building and grounds committee meeting. ∫ At 1 p.m. an audit committee meeting.

Several town hall meetings scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The following meetings will take place at 6 p.m. at town hall, according to a news release. ∫ Feb. 7, zoning. ∫ Feb. 12, planning. ∫ Feb. 25, town board.

Statewide STOP-DWI effort set for Super Bowl weekend

JOHNSTOWN —The Fulton County District Attorney Chad Brown and Special Traffic Options Program for Driving While Intoxicated Coordinator Amanda Nellis issued an announcement, according to a news release. The statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown efforts will start on Friday and will end on Monday. ...

Snowshoe hike slated for Wednesday

AMSTERDAM — An easy-rated snowshoe hike will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday at Scotch Bush Herb and Tree Farm, 6907 Route 30. The hike is open to beginners and will be led by Diana Strnisa, a retired state Department of Environmental Conservation environmental educator. A ...

14th annual antique show set

CANAJOHARIE — The Palatine Settlement Society will hold its 14th annual antique show and sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 2 at the Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd. The admission is $5, according to a news release. All proceeds will go directly to the restoration and continued preservation of ...

St. Mary’s open door tour scheduled

AMSTERDAM — The St. Mary’s Institute will hold the first of several open door tours from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the school, 10 Kopernik Blvd., according to a news release. The tour kicks off SMI’s week long celebration of Catholic Schools Week as well as open enrollment ...

Youth Commission meeting scheduled

NORTHVILLE — The Northampton Town-Northville Village Joint Youth Commission meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday in the town hall, 412 S. Main St., according to a news release.

Murder at Crabby Abbey dinner set

GLOVERSVILLE — Foothills Family Productions will present “Murder at Crabby Abbey” dinner theater at 6 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 9, at Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Guess whodunit and have a blast at a comedic murder mystery dinner theater production of Murder at Crabby ...

Seasonal Crafts class to be held Wednesday

JOHNSTOWN— HealthLink Littauer will hold a class titled “Seasonal Crafts” on Wednesday, Jan. 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “Experience the proven therapeutic effects of creativity,” said Kathleen DeRuscio, experienced crafter. “Relax and release ...

Chili cook-off set for Patricia’s

JOHNSTOWN — The sixth annual chili cook-off will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Patricia’s, 32 S. Perry St., cosponsored by Adirondack Brewery. More than 20 chilis will be available for tasting until 4 p.m. Clean Street will provide music. Raffle prizes will be drawn at 4:30 p.m., ...

Lapland Center to host snowshoe tour

BENSON — The Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center will offer a moonlight guided evening snowshoe tour from 5:45 to approximately 9 p.m. Feb. 9, according to a news release. The guided tours start out at with a bowl of chili and a side of cornbread at the Kuuma Feeding Station on the second ...

Chili cook-off set for February

FULTONVILLE — A chili cookoff will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 23, at Glen Volunteer Fire Department, 134 Auriesville Road. A prize will be given for the best voted chili. Entries must be at the firehouse by 2:30 with a $5 entry fee. Admission for tasters will be $8 for adults and $5 ...

Snow Rovers to hold annual poker run

GLOVERSVILLE — The Bleecker Snow Rovers annual poker run will be held on Feb. 9, starting at Bleecker Fish and Game Club, 1110 Route 309. Registration will occur from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The event ends at 4:30 p.m. The event includes cash poker hands, cash raffle, table and 50/50 ...

Boil water advisory issued for Mayfield

MAYFIELD — The village has issued a boil water advisory from 34 to 97 N. Main St., due to a water main break, according to a news release. The customers in the affected area are advised to bring water to a boil for three minutes before consuming. Call (518) 661-5165, Ext. 27 or the village ...

Palatine society’s annual antique show planned

CANAJOHARIE — The Palatine Settlement Society’s annual antiques show and sale will be held Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., to benefit the 1747 Nelllis Tavern. The museum presents a great backdrop for the show, according to a news release. It ...

Outdoorsman show set for February

JOHNSTOWN — The 14th annual Adirondack Outdoorsman Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Feb. 9, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 10, at the Loyal Order of the Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave./Route 30A. “We are very excited about our 2019 event as we have tweaked our vendor line up to ...

Chili cook-off set for Patricia’s

JOHNSTOWN — The sixth annual chili cook-off will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Patricia’s, 32 S. Perry St., cosponsored by Adirondack Brewery. More than 20 chilis will be available for tasting until 4 p.m. Clean Street will provide music. Raffle prizes will be drawn at 4:30 p.m., ...

Village trustees meetings slated

NORTHVILLE — The board of trustees meet the third Tuesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) in the conference room of the Bradt Building, 412 S. Main St. All meetings begin at 7 p.m. (unless otherwise indicated). The public is encouraged to attend, according to a news ...

14th annual antique show set

CANAJOHARIE — The Palatine Settlement Society will hold its 14th annual antique show and sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 2 at the Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd. The admission is $5, according to a news release. All proceeds will go directly to the restoration and continued preservation of ...