Caroga Arts just down the road

Local News

Caroga Arts Collective began their off-season events with a holiday tree lighting just down the road from my house along East Shore Road at Sherman’s Park. As their website indicates carogaarts.org/events/, the event was “free and open to all.” A tree was set up and decorated in the ...

Museum takes part in small business event

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FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Museum store will participate Small Business Saturday and Museum Store Sunday, both national events, today and Sunday by offering 20 percent off purchases. Also, there is free admission to the museum with any purchase. The museum, 389 Canal St., will be open from ...

Prince and princess tea today at noon

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MAYFIELD — The Prince and Princess Holiday Tea will be held today at noon at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. Foothills Family Productions is presenting their annual holiday tradition — join the royals for crafts, storytelling, songs, dances and a lunch tea party ...

African drumming circle Wednesday

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MAYFIELD — An African drumming circle workshop will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday in the Grand Gallery at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. John Dickson has been teaching African drumming in our area for years. Dickson will be hosting the drumming workshop the first ...

Holiday tea at Old Fort Johnson

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FORT JOHNSON — An old-fashioned tea party will be held at Old Fort Johnson, Route 5 at the intersection with Route 67, at noon on Dec. 7. The cost is a $30 donation per person. Space is limited so seating must be booked in advance. Call (518) 843-0300 for more information.

Stories with Santa slated for Dec. 7

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FORT HUNTER — A story hour with Santa will be held at the Fort Hunter Free Library, 167 Fort Hunter Road in Amsterdam, from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. A chance to make a holiday crafts and an opportunity to take a photo with Santa will also be available.

Galway Lioness tree lighting Sunday

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GALWAY — The Galway Lioness Club will hold its 25th annual Memory Tree lighting in the village park, Sacandaga and Galway roads, by the bandstand at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. The tree will be lighted with bulbs to remember deceased loved ones during the Christmas season. The list of names will be ...

Historical society Christmas event set

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CHARLESTON — The Charleston Historical Society will present “Olde Time Christmas in the Country” at 2 p.m. Sunday at the CHS’s headquarters (former First Baptist Church), Polin Road, according to a news release. The program will feature the Fonda-Fultonville High School’s select ...

Holiday card making class slated

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GLOVERSVILLE — Melanie Fay will teach how to make pop-up holiday cards from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, in art studio two at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The cost will be $25 with preregistration or $40 at the door, minus 20 percent for center members. To ...

Broadalbin parade slated for Monday

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BROADALBIN — The Broadalbin Christmas Parade will be held Monday starting at 6:30 p.m. starting at the high school. The parade will then move onto Bridge Street, then to North Main Street, onto School Street, ending at the stop sign at the intersection of School Street and First Avenue. ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital

Community News

Nov. 20 There were no births. Admissions Meagan E. Fleszar of Gloversville. James M. Warner of Gloversville. Discharges Darla M. Yennard of Gloversville. Nov. 21 There were no births. Admissions June M. Smith of Gloversville. Discharges Stephen A. Koenig of ...

Mayfield Jr. Sr. High School

Community News

MAYFIELD — Mayfield Junior-Senior High School has announced its academic honors, as follows: Academic Excellence (95 and above) Grade 12 Shawn Allen, Kaylee Bellinger, Isabelle Biche, Cassandra Bruse, Deborah Calhoun, Emily Chrysler, Haley Clemons, Kaitlyn Decker, Ryan Foreman, Anna ...

Canajoharie Central School

Community News

CANAJOHARIE — Canajoharie Central School District has announced its first-quarter honors, as follows: Middle School Honor Roll (85-89.9) Grade 6 Emily Baker, Aurora Carentz, Amelia Hoag, Elianah Horning, Olivia Meka, Shane Moholland, Keira Pinkerton, Mikaylah Pollard, Remi ...

Office for the Aging menu

Community News

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center or ...