In Brief

Paul Nigra Center to host art classes

GLOVERSVILLE — The following classes are for the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, according to a news release. ∫ From 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday will be cloud painting class in art studio two. Melanie Fay will be the instructor. The cost is $25; discount for ...

Sheriff’s office to host boater safety course

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office will be offering the New York State Boaters Safety Course from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday and May 23 at the Fulton County Emergency Operations Center, according to a news release. This course is free to the public and is required for any ...

Annual chicken and biscuit dinner planned

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield United Methodist Church, 19 N. Main St., will have their annual chicken and biscuit dinner from 4:30 to 6 p.m. or until food runs out Saturday. The dinner is pick-up or eat-in, according to a news release. The adult tickets are $9.50; $4.50 for children; and ...

ChamberCon event scheduled for today

AMSTERDAM — The public 2019 ChamberCon Business Showcase will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at Alpin Haus RV, 1863 Route 5S, sponsored by the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce. A chamber member social hour will precede the event from 3 to 4 p.m.

Transit commission set to hold meeting

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Transit Commission will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Transit Building, 109 W. Fulton St. The meeting is open to the public, according to a news release.

Nature club sets picnic meeting for Thursday

AMSTERDAM — The Walter Elwood Nature Club’s next meeting will be a picnic meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Yankee Hill Lock Queen Ann Road, Fort Hunter. Those attending should bring their own food and beverage. The picnic is open to the public, according to a news release.

Church rummage sale slated for Saturday

FULTONVILLE — The Fultonville Reformed Church will be holding their spring rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, according to a news release. There will also be baked goods, drinks, hot dogs and sandwiches available.

Annual chicken and biscuit dinner planned

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield United Methodist Church, 19 N. Main St., will have their annual chicken and biscuit dinner from 4:30 to 6 p.m. or until food runs out Saturday. The dinner is pick-up or eat-in, according to a news release. The adult tickets are $9.50; $4.50 for children; and free ...

Dinner and show fundraiser scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — The United Way of Fulton County has teamed up with the Hotel Broadalbin, with a dinner and a show fundraiser to take place at 6 p.m. Friday and at 1 p.m. Sunday at the 59 W. Main St., Broadalbin venue, according to a news release. Love Letters, by A.R. Gurney will be ...

Class of 2021 to hold pancake fundraiser

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville High School, Class of 2021, will be having a pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8 to 10 a.m. Sunday at Applebee’s, 223 N. Comrie Ave., Johnstown, according to a news release. The breakfast will include pancakes and bacon with coffee and juice. The tickets ...

Task Force for seniors set bus trip for May 20

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living bus will be taking a trip May 20, to the Little Falls Antique Center, Herkimer County. There is no entrance fee for the center, according to a news release. The Little Falls Antique Center is housed in an 1855 building originally ...

Board of trustees scheduled to meet

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library Board of Trustees will have its meeting at 6:30 p.m. May 21 at the library, 58 E. Fulton St., according to a news release.

Teachers’ association spring meeting slated

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Retired Teachers’ Association will have its annual spring meeting May 22 at the Johnstown Holiday Inn. A social time will take place at 11 a.m.; a business meeting at 11:30 a.m.; and lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m., according to a news release. Liz ...

Water and sewer bills mailed

GLOVERSVILLE — The city of Gloversville Water Department mailed water and sewer bills to District 3 residents (south of East and West Fulton Street) on May 1, according to a news release. The payments may be made in person at the office, 67-73 S. Main St., or mailed to the Gloversville ...

Post to celebrate 100 years, parade

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Morris J. Edwards American Legion Post 168 will have its 100th anniversary and parade beginning with a Memorial Day parade at 9:30 a.m. May 27, followed by the memorial ceremony at the Soldiers and Sailors Park, 6 Lion Ave., according to a news release. The dedication ...

Annual water report ready for viewing

JOHNSTOWN — The 2018 Annual Water Quality Report for the city of Johnstown has been completed. Copies can be obtained on the city website, at the Johnstown Water Department, at the City Clerk’s office in City Hall, the Johnstown Town Clerk’s office, and at the Johnstown Public ...

Library board meeting planned

FONDA — The Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., will be holding a board meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The public is invited and all are welcome to attend, according to a news release.

MVC annual may concert series set

Mohawk Valley Chorus is getting ready to wrap up its 2018-19 season with its annual May concert series. Performances are on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Galway High School auditorium and Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m. at Amsterdam High School. David M. Rossi directs the chorus in a variety of pop, ...

Water, sewer bills mailed, now due

BROADALBIN — The May water-sewer bills were mailed on May 2, and are now due and payable, according to a news release. Included in the mailing is the bi-annual newsletter which provides general news from the village. Also included is the Village’s Annual Water Quality Report which is ...