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In Brief

IDA meeting canceled today

FONDA — The September meeting of the Montgomery County Industrial Development Agency meeting, originally scheduled for today has been canceled, according to a news release. For more information, visit the IDA section of the website: http://www.montgomerycountyworks.com/minutes-and-paaa/. ...

Mermaids to be subject by library

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., will have “Fairy Tale Stories with Sonny” to watch on the library’s Facebook page. The theme this month is Mermaids, according to a news release. All programs are free to the public. For a full list of programs, ...

Church service resumes

BROADALBIN — The First Presbyterian Church in-church worship will return at 10 a.m. Sunday with pandemic safety rules in place, according to a news release. There is a 50 person capacity to ensure safe seating. Face masks are required while in the building. There will be sign-in sheets in ...

Donate blood for cancer patients

ALBANY — The American Red Cross, during this childhood cancer awareness month, encourages eligible donors to give blood to support kids, teens and young adults battling cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions, according to a news release. The National Cancer Institute estimates ...

MVC to hold virtual meeting

AMSTERDAM — The Mohawk Valley Chorus activities are still currently on “pause” due to COVID-19, according to a news release. The MVC Board of Directors invites the public to join them in a virtual meeting at 7 p.m. Sept. 14 so they can give an update on their plans for the coming year. ...

Recovery center schedule slated

JOHNSTOWN — The following is for the Rob Constatine Recovery Community and Outreach Center, 86 Briggs St., Suite 6; (518) 705-4626, according to a news release. Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29: At 6 p.m. men’s support group. A recovery group for men who are looking for ongoing support. Sept. 9, 16, ...

FFCSD special board meeting set

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled a special BOE meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday in the multi-purpose room in the middle school, according to a news release.

Library to start fall hours

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Margaret Reaney Memorial Library, 19 Kingsbury Ave., hours open effective Sept. 12 are as follows: From 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; and from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, according to a news release. Director Dawn ...

Library to extend summer hours

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library is extending summer hours past Labor Day until further notice, in order to ensure that facility sanitation and item quarantine procedures, already in place, can continue without interruption. Current hours of operation are Monday from 3 to 8 p.m. ...

Town board to hold Zoom meeting

CAROGA LAKE — The Caroga Town Board will have its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at town hall. It will be conducted via Zoom and with limited seating for the public to accommodate social distancing, according to a news release. The public can join via Zoom at ...

Joint sewer board meeting planned

JOHNSTOWN — The joint sewer board meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Wastewater Treatment Facility, 191 Union Ave., according to a news release. Teleconference: (877) 284-0719 United States (toll free). Conference identification: 498 612 428#.

Rabies clinic set for Sept. 12 in M.C.

FONDA — The Montgomery County Public Health has the following rabies clinic, according to a news release. — From 9 to 11 a.m. Sept. 12 at the St. Johnsville Town Barn, 7431 Route 5. The New York State Public Health Law requires that all dogs, cats and domestic ferrets shall have initial ...

Edinburg trustees meeting slated

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Common School Board of Trustees meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the school, according to a news release.

NCSD to hold WebEx meeting

NORTHVILLE — The Northville Central School District Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday. All district BOE meetings will be publicly accessible via WebEx until further notice, according to a news release. The WebEx link for the Sept. 8, meeting will be posted across all NCSD ...

Mayfield church to resume in-person

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church, 22 N. Main St., is planning to reopen for in-person services at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 13. Masks will be required and social distancing will be observed, according to a news release. The online services will continue through Zoom, Facebook ...

ECSHA to offer free webinar

JOHNSTOWN — The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association is offering a webinar (for a limited time and free to the public), Meet Harriot Stanton Blatch, who was the second daughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, to celebrate the suffrage centennial, according to a news release. The ECSHA ...

Wall of Dedication induction postponed

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield High School’s annual Wall of Dedication induction ceremony will be postponed until the fall of 2021. This decision was made due to the ongoing concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a news release. It is the Wall of Dedication committee’s opinion ...

Mayfield school district meeting set

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District will hold a special board of education meeting at 5 p.m. Sept. 10 in the high school library, according to a news release.

Virtual book club at Crossing

FORT HUNTER — The Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site had been offering a virtual book club during August which featured Heaven’s Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal by author Jack Kelly, according to a news release. Each week the site has held “virtual” check-ins and ...

Farmers market set for Saturday

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Sanford Stud Farm, Corner of Route 30 and Tessiero Square, according to a news release. The market will include baked goods, local produce, quiche, honey, bees wax, plants and meats.