12-7 p.m. — The Caroga Lake Volleyball Club is asking for vendors for their craft show at Wheelerville School, 2417 Route 10. This event will run concurrent with the North Bush Church Roast Beef Dinner from 3-7 p.m. For more information, call Greta Cronin Frasier at 518-604-4044.
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6-8 p.m. — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market will hold Open Mic Night. For more information call Mohawk Harvest Manager, Gianna DeLilli, at 429-7748.
7-8 p.m. — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St., will hold free guided meditation classes in the Co-op. All are welcome.
AUG. 21-SEPT. 16
8 a.m.-6 p.m. — The Fulton Center, 847 County Hwy 122, is holding its back to school supply drive. The Fulton Center will have a bin for donations of school supplies and is asking the Fulton County community to help families who need materials. For more information, contact Will Wohltjen at 802-430-8096.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will hold a DMV approved defensive driving class. Save 10 percent on insurance and reduce four points off of your record. Bring your own lunch. Cost is $35 pre-paid, $40 at door. This course is limited to the first 20 registered. Call Victor Bujanow to register at 518-784-5009.
5 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will host its Sacandaga Speakeasy Gala at the Paul Nigra Center, 2736 Route 30 in Gloversville. The event will celebrate SVAN’s 20th anniversary by featuring 1920s themed costumes, cocktails and appetizers. Entertainment will be provided by Mark Hitrick on piano. Dinner, catered by Union Hall, will be served at 6 p.m. Dancing with live music by Annie and the Hedonists will be from 7 to 9 p.m. A silent auction will also be held. Tickets are $40 per person by visiting www.svanarts.org.
6 p.m. — Gloversville 5K Glow Run, a glow themed 5K on the rail trail through the city. Starting at Rail Station Park, turning around at Harrison Street and coming back to end at Rail Station Park, the race will cost $20. All proceeds will go to the Recreation Commission to help provide more activities within the community. Each participant registered by Sept. 5 is guaranteed to receive a t-shirt. All participants will receive a medal, a glow stick bracelet and necklace. For more information, contact Samantha Yates by email at [email protected]
11 a.m.-noon — HealthLink Littauer will hold gentle yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller RYT. Cost is $7 per week.
10 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center will meet at Washington Park to play Bocce.
3 p.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center is hosting a series of Tai Chi classes given through Nathan Littauer Hospital Healthlink beginning Sept. 20. This is the next level up from the basic series, but beginners are welcome. For more information, call 518-736-1120.
5-6 p.m. — HealthLink Littauer will hold chair yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller RYT. Cost is $7 per week.
12:30 p.m. — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club at the Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold a cold plate luncheon. Guests are asked to bring a slightly larger cold dish to pass around and share or something fresh from the garden to enjoy with friends.
10 a.m. — The Johnstown Band Shell in the Main Street Park will hold a Labor Day Lawn Chair Church Service. It will be a joint service with nine churches participating. Following the service there will be a picnic in the park with hotdogs, refreshments, a bounce house and a prayer table. The public is asked to bring eating utensils and a lawn chair.
7:30-10 a.m. — Fulton County and the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will sponsor a local Site Selector’s Guild Forum, which will bring three nationally recognized corporate Site Selectors to Fulton County. The public is invited to listen to their assessment at the Gloversville-Johnstown Holiday Inn, 308 North Comrie Avenue.
The Johnstown Senior Center will host a trip to Delaware. Call the center at 762-4643 for questions pertaining to pricing.
9 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will take a trip to the Utica Recycling Center for a tour of the new facility. A Tour and Tasting at the Saranac Brewery will also take place. Following the tour will be a lunch at Babes. Cost is $38 for all.
11 a.m. — The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce is hosting its Annual Golf Tournament at Hales Mills Country Club, 146 Steele Road. This year’s tournament will be played in a Ryder Cup style with match play and there will be a Tyron Cup awarded along with twosome prizes and individual prizes. The registration fee is $125 and includes greens fees and cart, continental breakfast, lunch, snacks, on-course refreshments, a goody bag, a golf gift and dinner.
6-9 p.m. — The sixth annual Evening of Good Taste will take place at the Johnstown Moose Family Center, 109 Comrie Ave. The event offers samples of pasta and wine from local restaurants, liquor stores and corporate sponsors. A selection of desserts will also be provided. There will be a display of over 30 gift baskets to be raffled. Music for the event will b e provided by Brass and Ivory. Advanced tickets may be purchased at Mohawk Harvest Co-op in Gloversville and Vintage Cafe in Johnstown. Advance tickets cost $20 or $25 at the door. For more information, call 518-843-3994.
11 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will take a trip to see a show titled “Sex with Strangers” at The Rep in Albany. Trip includes lunch. Approximate return time is 5:30 p.m. Cost is $90 for members and $95 for non-members.
4-5 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an adaptive hip hop dance class with Gretchen Salvione. This is a beginners class. Cost is $25 per class or one gift card.
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an African Drumming Circle Workshop with instructor John Dickson. Drums will be supplied. Cost is $25 pre-registration, $35 at door.
The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be taking a trip to the Overlook Park, Falls River Park and Peebles Island State Park. The bus will leave at 8:30 a.m. If interested, call 518-752-8737.
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Creative Connection Workshop with instructor Melanie Fay. This is a beginner’s workshop and is intended to help participants explore with markers, paint, pencils and paper. Cost is $25 pre-registration, $35 at door.
The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be touring the Saratoga Battlefield. There is no fee at this park. Bus leaves from Mayfield at 9:10 a.m. If interested, call 518-752-8737.
Mondays and Thursdays
5:30 p.m. — Walk Live classes with Laura Liechti will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Parish Hall.
5-7 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will hold its weekly music jam sessions at the covered picnic area of the Northville Waterfront Park, Main Street. Musicians and music lovers of all ages are welcome to join. For more information, call Seattle Mike at 518-863-2820.
10:30-11:30 a.m. — Chair Yoga classes with Ony Antonucci will be held at the Red Rooster Cafe. Cost of classes is $5 per week or six sessions for $25. You may join at any time. Call 863-2168.
12:30 p.m. — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents a program on Mediterranean eating for heart health with Diane Whitten from Saratoga County Cooperative Extension. The program follows the weekly congregate meal.
9:30 a.m. — CMK & Associates Real Estate is hosting the CM5K Run/Walk benefit at the Waterfront Park. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. This is a 3.5 mile course and individuals of all ages are welcome. Proceeds will go to the Northampton Ambulance Service. Register online at cm53race.com.
10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network’s Northville Arts Center, 134 S. Main St., will feature artist Nancie Johnson.
11 a.m.-3 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network’s Northville Arts Center, 134 S. Main St., will feature basket weaver Dan Bridge.
10 a.m.-3p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network’s Northville Arts Center, 134 S. Main St., will feature weaver and painter Arlene Rambush.
12:30 p.m. — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents Frank Manning who will entertain with a selection of working man songs. The program follows the weekly congregate meal.
The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be taking a trip to the Overlook Park, Falls River Park and Peebles Island State Park. The bus will leave Northville Baptist Church at 8:30 a.m. If interested, call 518-752-8737.
11:30 a.m. — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents a program on hospital visits and medicare with Becky White from Fulton County OFA. Jamie Marshall from the Resource Center of Independent Living in Amsterdam will also stop in to discuss their Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Project.
The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will be touring the Saratoga Battlefield. There is no fee at this park. Bus leaves from the Northville Baptist Church at 9 a.m. If interested, call 518-752-8737.
12:30 p.m. —The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents a program on daily energy routine. This program follows the weekly congregate meal.
4-6:30 p.m. — The Wells United Methodist Church, near the center of Wells on Route 30, is holding a chicken and biscuit dinner. The menu consists of chicken and gravy on biscuits from Bev Peters, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, a beverage, and desserts. Cost is by donation. Take-outs and gluten-free options are available.