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In Brief

MCSPCA to hold quilt raffle

AMSTERDAM —Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to animals will be hosting a quilt raffle. Raffle ticket for the quilt, made and donated by the Loving Hands in All Seasons Quilt Guild, are $10 each and can be purchased from board members directly; by calling Eileen at ...

Caroga board to hold public work session

CAROGA — The Caroga Town Board is holding a public work session on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the town offices. The meeting will also be for any and all business that comes before it.

Tarot card readings slated for Wednesday

MAYFIELD — The Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will be hosting a night of coffee, tea, light refreshments and card reading on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Grand Gallery. Each person will receive a 15-minute private card reading from Christina Ponzi, instructor. ...

Johnstown library events scheduled

JOHNSTOWN — The following events are for the Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., according to a news release. ∫ From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Fulton County Historian Samantan Hall-Saladino will present the Spirits of the Sacandaga, an evening of ghost stories. ∫ From 6 to ...

Roadwork scheduled to commence this week

The state Department of Transportation has announced this week’s area roadwork, as follows: Fulton County City of Johnstown: Route 30A between Briggs Street and Townsend Avenue. Motorists will encounter north- and southbound lane closures with flaggers in place due to signal work, loop ...

Davis set to perform in Glen on Saturday

GLEN — Guy Davis, ambassador of the blues, will perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Glen Conservancy, 1538 Route 161 (Mill Point Road). Guy Davis has spent his musical life carrying his message of the blues around the world, from the equator to the arctic circle his work ...

Trunk or treat event slated for Saturday

FONDA — The village will sponsor a trunk or treat event in Recreation Park on Park Street from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, with a rain date on Nov. 2 at the same times. Participants may decorate their vehicles and hand out treats. Among the children’s events will be prizes for ...

Annual wine and beer fundraiser planned

AMSTERDAM — Montgomery County Habitat for Humanity’s fourth annual wine and beer tasting fundraiser will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at The Bridgework at Perthshire, 112 Perthshire Drive. The event, costing $25, will include music, raffles, a haunted house and a ...

Photo editing class slated for Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — Todd Bailey will teach photo editing from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, in the Granite Conference Room at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration required, minus 20 percent for center members. To register, visit ...

Paul Nigra Center to host Potter event

GLOVERSVILLE — Dea Duncovich will lead Kid’s Harry Potter Fun from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Oct. 27, at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. She will help participants pick a house, make a house scarf, earn a spell or two, and create a wand while enjoying a Butterbeer ...

Task force to make annual pilgrimage

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will make its annual pilgrimage to the Colonie Center and the Shaker Craft Fair for Christmas shopping on Monday, Nov. 18. The task force will leave Northville Baptist Church parking lot at 8:30 a.m. and can pick up in Mayfield and ...

BPCSD hearing on safety plan today

BROADALBIN — A public hearing on the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District safety plan will be held at 5:45 p.m. today, in the high school virtual advanced placement room. The regular board of education meeting will follow at 6 p.m.

Talk on Sacandaga Canal set for today

MAYFIELD — David Brooks, education director at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, will speak on “15 Miles on the Sacandaga Canal?” today, at 7 p.m. at Mayfield Presbyterian Church, 22 N. Main St., sponsored by The Mayfield Historical Society. Brooks will discuss the construction ...

Genealogical program slated for Tuesday

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host a program on genealogical research at Johnstown Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. The free program will introduce attendees to the genealogical resources available at the ...

Diabetes discussion to be held Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will hold its monthly educational program, diabetes discussion, on Thursday from 11 a.m. to noon at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court. “This month’s topic is on ...

Children’s sewing workshop Tuesday

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., will host a children’s holiday-themed sewing workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday for children ages 8 to 13, according to a news release. The workshop will be led by Pamela Boynton, retired family and consumer sciences teacher. ...

Essential oil course slated for Tuesday

MAYFIELD — Instructor Heather Mattioni will be teaching a make and take essential oils class on Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. in the cafe at the Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. In the first half of this workshop, participants will learn all about essential oils and the ...

Pumpkin chocolate chip class Wednesday

MAYFIELD — Instructor Delania Duncovich will be teaching participants how to make their very own pumpkin chocolate chips at the Paul Nigra Center For Creative Arts, 2736 Route 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday in the teaching kitchen Participants will get to take some home to share or keep ...

Project SAVE meeting planned

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District will hold a public hearing on its revised Project SAVE — District Wide Safety Plan at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Johnstown High School library. The district Board of Education's regular monthly public business meeting will take place ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital

Oct. 9 There were no births. Admissions Maureen A. Phelps of Gloversville. Charles Wood of Johnstown. Discharges Patricia J. Albanese of Gloversville. Dutcher baby boy of Gloversville. David Lavada of Gloversville. Oct. 10 There were no discharges or ...