In Brief

Chamber set to hold ChamberCon event

GLOVERSVILLE — The Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will be holding ChamberCon 2019, a business showcase, from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Alpin Haus Recreational Vehicle Store, 1863 Route 5s, Amsterdam, sponsored by Dollar General and Alpin Haus, according to a news ...

Historical Society to hold monthly meet

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Ephratah Historical Society will be having this month’s meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Ephratah Town Hall, 3782 Route 10, according to a news release.

Chicken and biscuit dinner scheduled

OPPENHEIM — The Oppenheim Seniors, Tobacco Road, will be having a chicken and biscuit dinner from 4 p.m. until sold out Friday. All are welcome, according to a news release. The menu consists of chicken, biscuits, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, coleslaw, beverage, desserts. The cost is ...

FFCSD plan monthly school board meeting

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Board of Education has scheduled a regular BOE meeting for 6:30 p.m. May 21 in the multi-purpose room in the middle school, according to a news release.

FMCC’s graduation slated for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN —The annual Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s academic awards ceremony will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Rao Theater, located on campus. At this event, which is sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa, FMCC’s honor society, graduating and returning students are honored with ...

FCAA seeking applicants to apply serve on board of directors

FONDA — The Fulmont Community Action Agency, which operates programs and services designed to assist the economically disadvantaged, elderly and disabled residents of both Fulton and Montgomery counties, has one vacancy on its board of directors to represent the consumer sector in the ...

F-FCSD budget hearing planned

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District will hold a public hearing on the 2019-20 budget on Tuesday at 7 p.m., in the multi-purpose room in the middle school.

‘The Notebook’ discussion slated

WELLS — The Virginia Hosley Free Library, Route 30, in Wells, will hold a discussion of “The Notebook” by Nicholas Sparks at the on Wednesday at 2 p.m. Noah, just back to coastal North Carolina after World War II, is haunted by images of the girl he lost more than a decade earlier ...

Travelogue talk slated for library

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will have the last culture and travelogue talk for this spring at 6 p.m. May 16, according to a news release. Sister Kitty Hanley will speak on Sisters of St. Joseph of Crondelet, traveling to their roots in France.

Board meeting moved up a week

EDINBURG — The town board regular meeting for the month has been changed from May 16 to 6:30 p.m. May 23 at town hall, according to a news release.

Spring Fling Festival planned

AMSTERDAM — A Spring Fling Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 18, in downtown Main Street, sponsored by the Sentinel of Amsterdam. The City of Amsterdam and its tourism, marketing and recreation department will present a variety of activities: free amusement park rides; ...

FMCC annual golf tourney planned

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton-Montgomery Community College will have its 26th annual golf classic May 23 at the Rolling Hills Country Club, Fort Johnson, according to a news release. Doug E. Mochrie, an Amsterdam native and a member of the Professional Golfers’ Association, will be available to ...

Healthy eating, active living series

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, is continuing its monthly series of educational sessions focusing on nutrition and physical activity titled “Healthy Eating, Active Living,” according to a news ...

Mayfield public hearing slated

MAYFIELD — The Mayfield Central School District has scheduled its annual public hearing for Tuesday beginning with an executive session at 6:30 p.m. in the district office for personnel matters followed by a public hearing/regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. in the high school library, ...

Paul Nigra Center classes scheduled

GLOVERSVILLE — The following classes will be May 20 at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, according to a news release. ∫ From 10 a.m. to noon May 20 will be a cat origami class in art studio two. Melanie Fay will be the instructor. The cost is $15; discount for ...

Water board meeting canceled

JOHNSTOWN — The city of Johnstown Water Board meeting, scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday has been canceled, according to a news release. The meeting has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. May 20 at their office, 27 E. Main St.

‘Teen Clash’ slated for May 29 at church

GLOVERSVILLE — The Adirondack Baptist Church, 1431 Route 29, will have their annual “teen clash” from 6:30 to 9 p.m. May 29 through 31, according to a news release. The event is a competition for teens in grades seven through 12 and there will be food. Check it out on ...

Pet adoption event planned for May 16

AMSTERDAM — The Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will have a pet adoption event from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at SPCA Road. The admission is free, according to a news release. Steve Caporizzo with WTEN Pet Connection will broadcast live from the MCSPCA animal ...

Ames Museum will be open Saturday

AMES — The Ames Museum, 611 Latimer Hill Road, will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. There will be flowers for all mothers, according to a news release. For more information, call (518) 673-5820. Visit the website at www.amesmuseum.weebly.com.

Johnstown library events planned

JOHNSTOWN — The following events are for the Johnstown Public Library, 30 S. Market St., according to a news release. ∫ At 5 p.m. Monday will be creative art night — an artistic free-for-all using library art supplies. All ages are welcome. ∫ At 6 p.m. Tuesday will be a health ...