In Brief

Pizza making class for kids scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — Chef Andrew Dench will teach how to make pizza at a kid’s monthly cooking class from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 21, in the teaching kitchen of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $45 at the door. To ...

Stories Behind the Stones to take place

JOHNSTOWN — Stories Behind the Stones, a living history walking tour of Johnstown Cemetery, 114 N. Perry St., will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, according to a news release. Costumed guides will lead tour groups down winding roads dotted with elaborate headstones. The past ...

Grilled cheese and soup buffet planned

FORT JOHNSON — An all-you-can-eat grilled cheese and soup buffet will be held from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Rolling Hills Country Club, Route 5, as a fundraiser for the Ladies of Charity. The buffet will include complimentary coffee, lemon water and dessert. A make-an-offer ...

Library to offer information program

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Library is offering a free Social Security retirement information program on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. for future retirees (Age 55 and older) who are wanting to make a more informed claiming decision. Important topics covered: ∫ When is the best time to ...

Sawyer Fredericks concert set for Sept. 28

FONDA — A Sawyer Fredericks Support Hope Concert will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at Fonda-Fultonville High School to help Haven of Hope Farm launch a 24/7 Little Haven Childcare Center. The farm aims to address one of the root causes of poverty by starting a childcare ...

‘Junk-in-the-trunk’ flea market scheduled

BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Youth Commission, due to popular request of the vendors, will hold another “junk-in-the trunk-flea market” event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, rain or shine, in front of the Broadalbin-Perth School District Office, the corner of Route 29, and Pine ...

Business after hours event on Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Community Cancer Prevention in Action of Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady counties, newly signed members, will be hosting a Business After Hours event at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce Rotunda, 2 N. Main St., according to a news ...

Beyond Moms group to meet Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Birthing Center at Littauer announced the Beyond Moms family discussion group will have its next meeting from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at HealthLink Littauer, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release. This group is for new mothers, their babies and family members. The ...

Sew Busy season starts on Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Sew Busy Quilt Guild will begin it’s 2019-20 season on Monday, at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 S. Main St., Ottaviano Hall, which is handicapped accessible, according to a news release. The Sew Busy Quilt Guild of Gloversville, was formed in September 1995, with a ...

Spaghetti dinner slated for Sunday

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The St. Johnsville Masonic Lodge, 24 Bridge St., will have a spaghetti dinner from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, according to a news release. The menu will consist of spaghetti, meatballs, Italian sausage, salad, bread, coffee, tea, cold drinks, and desserts. The price is ...

Essential oils class slated for Tuesday

GLOVERSVILLE — Heather Mattioni will teach how to make and use essential oils and its benefits from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the cafe at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Mattioni will be bringing all of the supplies necessary to make a therapeutic ...

Mohawk Harvest dinner Sept. 22

GLOVERSVILLE — The 8th annual Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market Harvest dinner is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Eccentric Club, 109 N. Main St. Hors d’oeuvres will be served at 5 p.m. with dinner to follow. The five course meal will feature local ingredients prepared by local ...

Street fair slated in Canajoharie

CANAJOHARIE — Canajoharie Street Fair will take place from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in Downtown on Saturday. This free event will feature vendor booths, food trucks, and a parade at 1:30 p.m. A car show sponsored by the Canajoharie Moose Club No. 853 will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. A King of the ...

Handmades and Harvest Saturday

BROADALBIN — The Sacandaga Market will present the Handmades and Harvests at the Historic Hotel Broadalbin, 59 W. Main St., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The event will feature a market with artisans, farmers and vendors. Admission is free.

Water Board to meet on Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The city Water Board will hold a special public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at its offices, 27 E. Main St.

Library friends group basket raffle ongoing

GLOVERSVILLE — Ticket sales are ongoing for the annual Friends of the Gloversville Public Library basket raffle at the library, 58 E. Fulton St., Each tickets are $1 or six tickets for $5. Ticket sales will run through noon on Oct. 26, with drawings happening that same day at 2 p.m. in ...

Author to speak on new book at Gloversville library on Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — Former members of a deadly Central New York cult are coming to Gloversville this weekend to unveil mysteries surrounding the cult that’s at the center of a 2015 beating death near Utica. The killing of Lucas Leonard, 19, made worldwide headlines, and is the subject of a ...

Village paving moved to Wednesday

BROADALBIN — The village paving projects, originally scheduled for today have been pushed back to Wednesday, according to a news release. The following village streets are scheduled for paving on Wednesday: ∫ Bridge Street from the Bridge over Kennyetto Creek to the bridge over ...

Business after hours event on Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — Community Cancer Prevention of Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady Counties will host a September Business After Hours at 5 p.m. on Thursday at the rotunda of the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, 2 N. Main St. The Healthy Harvest event will include a ...