Broadalbin
JULY 12
6:30 p.m. — St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside.
JULY 20, 21, 22
5-9 p.m. — St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold its Parish Festival offering Polish, Italian and American food. There will be a car show on Thursday evening along with Aaron Mitler providing entertainment. On Friday Jim Snack the magician will perform and Sue Kaupelis will demonstrate line dancing. Gabrielle will sing her tunes also. On Saturday evening, the Sophisticates, will entertain everyone. There will be a bouncy house, optical course and pony rides for the kids. There will be raffles, vendors and much more. Room is still available for vendors at $50 for three days. For more information, contact Michele Johnsen, chairperson, at 883-5637 or by e-mail at [email protected]
AUG. 9
6:30 p.m. — The United Methodist Church, N. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside.
SEPT. 13
6 p.m. — The First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside. Note different time than others.

Caroga
JUNE 30
6-8 p.m. — The North Bush United Methodist Church will host an Ice Cream Social at the Caroga Lake Glenn H. Harris Municipal Park with music by the Durey Creek Bluegrass Band.

Gloversville
JULY 6
10:30 a.m. — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will begin its Traveling Story Hour at the Fulton County Museum, 237 Kingsboro Ave., and will continue the story hour through the summer and host it at different locations throughout the city each week. Those wishing to attend should arrive at the location a little before 10:30 a.m. For a full listing of locations and other summer reading events, check the calendars on the library website, at gloversvillelibrary.org.
AUG. 3
10 a.m.-3 p.m. — The Fulton County Office for Aging will hold its senior picnic celebrating “30 Years of Senior Picnics” from 1987-2017 at Concordia Park, 138 Concordia Club Rd. The menu will consist of a pulled pork sandwich, macaroni and cheese, salad and dessert. The cost is $8 per person. Call 518-736-5650 for ticket information. Limited transportation is available.

Johnstown
JULY 6
noon — The 50 Plus Club in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold its annual summer picnic at Vrooman’s in Caroga Lake. The seniors will be car pooling from the senior center. The theme for the day is red, white and blue, so come dressed in your best patriotic colors for a chance to win a prize. Ticket cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members and will be on sale through July 5 at noon. To make reservations, or for more information, call the center office at 762-4643.
SEPT. 30
noon-4 p.m. — Assemblyman Marc Butler (RIC-Newport) will partner with the Pine Tree Rifle Club, 419 Johnson Ave., to host a picnic for all area veterans. The day will include a speaker, music, games and food. This event is offered to each veteran and one guest at no cost. Reservations are required. Contact the assemblyman’s office at 762-1427.
Mayfield
JULY 1
9 a.m.-noon — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Barn Quilt Board Class, a two-part series, with Brenda Dwyer as instructor, back by popular demand. This series is open to teens and adults and all materials are provided. The cost is $65 and pre-registration is required. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JULY 5, 12
10:30-11:15 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Wednesday mornings Chair Yoga with Dori Daknis as instructor. A single class is $12 or $40 for a Four Class Pack. This class is designed for individuals who prefer a gentle approach to flexibility and poses. This 45 minute session will introduce stress reduction methods by using simple yoga postures on a comfortable chair. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JULY 13
6-8 p.m. — The Mayfield Historical Society will host its annual summer concert and ice cream social at the Rice Homestead, 328 Riceville Road. The concert will feature The Saints Jazz Quintet Plus One.
JULY 15
9 a.m. — Lexington Center is sponsoring a COLOR-A-THON Event to be held at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30 in Gloversville. The money from this fun and healthy event will be used to fund the Nigra Arts Center. After the event, there will be a Color Blast Party with music and Big Blasts of Color. A rain date is set for July 22. Registration of $30, which includes a t-shirt and color pack, is due by July 4 by visiting www.LexingtonCenterColorRun.com. Check in is at 9 a.m. and start time is 10:30 a.m. After the event, there will be a Color Blast Party with music and big blasts of color.
AUG. 20
11 a.m.-1 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will host a celebration concert showcase and brunch in the Grand Gallery. The concert will feature world-renowned talent of the Caroga Lake Music Festival (CLMF) musicians under the direction of Kyle Barrett Price. The brunch menu will include quiche, stuffed French toast, bacon, sausage, potatoes and salad greens, refreshments and desserts. Ticket cost is $25 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. For reservations, contact the center, at 661-9932.

Northville
Weekly Events
Mondays and Thursdays
5:30 p.m. — Walk Live classes with Laura Liechti will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Parish Hall.
JULY 5
4-6:30 p.m. — The Wells United Methodist Church, located near the center of Wells on Route 30, will be holding its chicken and biscuit dinner. The menu will consist of chicken in gravy on fabulous homemade biscuits by Bev Peters, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, beverage and desserts. The cost is by donation. Take-outs and gluten-free options will be available.
JULY 6
11:30 a.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will host Lisa Groff, chiropractor from Active and Well Family Chiropractic, who will talk about the benefits of chiropractic care at the Red Rooster Cafe. There will be a congregate meal served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call the Fulton County Office for Aging at 736-5650 to make lunch reservations. July birthdays will also be celebrated with a cake provided by Mary Ann Evans.
JULY 8
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The Trophy Husbands-Americana at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.
JULY 14
4 p.m. — The Northville Rotary will hold its opening reception for the Woodworking and Fine Arts Weekend at the Northampton Town Park, South Main St. The Woodworking and Fine Arts Weekend will continue Saturday, July 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and will include more than 60 accomplished artists, demonstrations, raffles and a silent auction at the Bradt Building and Park on Main Street in the village. Food for purchase will be provided by Klippels Kozy Corner. Proceeds from this event will be used throughout the year to provide scholarships to students, support community organizations and projects of Rotary International.
JULY 15
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The George Boone Band at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.
JULY 22
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The New Shoes-Americana Band at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.