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In Brief

Blood analyses program scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — The Kiwanis of Gloversville-Johnstown will conduct its 35th annual award-winning blood analyses program from 6 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., according to a news release. The cost is $45 for the fasting blood test which will ...

Rummage and bake sale set for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Forest Hill Towers Tenant Association will be having their fall rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Forest Hill Towers. The kitchen will be serving light breakfast and lunch, according to a news release.

Local horn players to perform in NYC

GLOVERSVILLE — Paula Mroz of Caroga Lake and Norman Clo of Gloversville, French horn players, will be performing as members of the Memorial Concert Band of Colonie, at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at the Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 Seventh Avenue, New York City, ...

Mass of remembrance planned for Monday

FONDA — A Mass of remembrance will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 in Grassmann Hall at St. Kateri Shrine, 3636 Route 5, for a Mass to honor veterans and remember loved ones that have passed away, according to a news release. As is the tradition, a “book of the deceased” will be ...

Sit and sew meeting slated for Monday

GLOVERSVILLE — The Sew Busy Quilt Guild of Gloversville, will have a sit and sew meeting at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 S. Main St., (Ottaviano Hall). The doors will open at 6:15 p.m. The church is handicapped accessible, according to a news release. ...

Public library to close for Veterans Day

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., will be closed on Monday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day and will reopen on Tuesday, Nov. 12, according to a news release.

NCS school board meeting scheduled

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12 in the school’s lower-level conference room.

Next Project Clean Streets is Nov. 17

GLOVERSVILLE — The next Project Clean Streets events has been scheduled for 9 to 11 a.m. on Nov. 17. Volunteers are needed to help pick up litter. All volunteers will receive a T-shirt and all supplies will be provided. Anyone younger than the age of 16 must have a parent or ...

GJSD committees slated to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The following are for the Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education, according to a news release. ∫ At 6 p.m. today the academic committee will meet in the administrative conference room. Thursday: ∫ At 5:30 p.m. the audit committee will meet in the ...

Stratford board slated to meet today

STRATFORD — The Stratford Town Board will be going into executive session at noon Wednesday at the municipal building, 120 Piseco Road, to discuss personnel issues.

Year of the Glove books on presale

GLOVERSVILLE — A limited edition Year of the Glove Commemorative Books are now available for presale. The book features photos from 2019 events, historic images and advertisements, the work of the student art and essay competition winners, and more. Locally made, the book was designed ...

Farm to Fork dinner at Mohawk Harvest

GLOVERSVILLE — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St., will be hosting a three-course meal prepared by chef Andrew Dench of the Paul Nigra Center on Saturday, Nov. 16. The first course will be served at 5 p.m. This dinner will have limited seating and tickets are ...

Jammin’ at the Glove slated for Nov. 16

GLOVERSVILLE — Jammin’ at the Glove will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Glove Theater, 42 N. Main St. This event will feature artists Matt Bosworth, Michelle King, The Insolent Willies and Our Secret Love Society playing live sets. Tickets are $10 and will be ...

Soroptimist to hold craft Fair Nov. 24

GLOVERSVILLE — The 38th annual Soroptimist Craft Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24 at the Gloversville Middle School, 234 Lincoln St. More than 100 professional crafters will be on hand to sell their wares. A bake sale and basket raffle will also be taking ...

Wine tasting to benefit arboretum

COBLESKILL — The annual wine tasting fundraiser for the Landis Arboretum will be held on Friday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Grapevine Farms, 2373 Route 7. The cost is $15 each for members and $20 each for non members. Samples of state wines, hors d’oeuvre and raffles will all be available.

Area Writers Circle to host author Bill Buell

GLOVERSVILLE — Schenectady County historian and author Bill Buell will be The Writers Circle’s visiting author at its author luncheon on Friday, Nov. 15 at the Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St. Buell recently published “George Lunn: The 1912 Socialist Victory in Schenectady.” ...

Journalist Rosemary Armao to speak at women’s group

JOHNSTOWN — Journalist Rosemary Armao will speak at the annual luncheon of Women Democrats and Friends at noon on Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Holiday Inn on Route 30A, with RSVP on Nov. 8. Armao is a familiar member of the WAMC (90.3 FM) Roundtable weekdays at 9 a.m. She was a full-time, ...

GJSD committees slated to meet

JOHNSTOWN — The following are for the Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education, according to a news release. ∫ At 6 p.m. Wednesday the academic committee will meet in the administrative conference room. Thursday: ∫ At 5:30 p.m. the audit committee will meet in the ...

Stratford board to meet on Wednesday

STRATFORD — The Stratford Town Board will be going into executive session at noon Wednesday at the municipal building, 120 Piseco Road, to discuss personnel issues.

Brooks barbecue at United Methodist

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville United Methodist Church will have a Brooks barbecue of chicken or ribs with a baked potato starting at 2 p.m. Friday at the Fonda park across from Fonda Speedway, according to a news release.