Broadalbin

SEPT. 9
Stay the Course will host its 2nd Veteran’s Benefit Bike Ride. For more information, call MaryAnne Sims at 518-884-1581 during the day or 757-553-0542 during the evening.

SEPT. 11
7 p.m. — The Broadalbin Kennyetto Fire Company Inc. will host a 9/11 ceremony. All are welcome to attend.

SEPT. 13
6 p.m. — The public is invited to attend a Fireside Gathering hosted by the First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin located at 54 West Main Street. It will be held at the Community Garden at the rear of the church parking lot. Led by the Reverend Linda Martin. This is the final Fireside Service for this season held jointly by the First Presbyterian, United Methodist, and St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Churches of Broadalbin. It is a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Bring lawn chairs and favorite roasting stick and experience a new type of outdoor worship. Marshmallows and everything else will be provided. In case of rain, the service will be held inside the church. For more information, call 883-8086.

SEPT. 16
3 p.m. — Chicken and rib barbecue at First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St. Chicken dinners are $10, and rib dinners are $12. Takeouts available. A bake sale will also be held. For more information, call 518-883-8086.

Caroga

OCT. 7
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.
Gloversville

Weekly Events
Second Saturday of each month from 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.
Sundays from 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.

THROUGH 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.

SEPT. 8
5-8 p.m. — Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will host the final Twilight Market on North Main Street. September’s market is themed Fresh Start and will be a great way to start off the autumn season. Market activities will include live music, a farmers market, community tables from Fultmont Community Church, Fulton County Museum, HFM Prevention Council, and Gloversville Public Library in addition to a free showing of The Secret Life of Pets at the Glove Theater, face-painting and a children’s activity presented by Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market.

SEPT. 9
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.

Johnstown

Weekly Events
Tuesdays at 10 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center will meet at Washington Park to play Bocce.
Wednesdays at 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.

SEPT. 8
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.

SEPT. 14
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Child Car Seat Safety Event at Fulton County Public Health on Route 29. This is offered free of charge to the public and gives an opportunity to parents and caregivers to receive education by certified technicians to insure their seats are installed correctly. Seats will also be replaced if they are outdated or recalled.

SEPT. 14
Noon —The 50 Plus Club, 109 E. Main St., will hold a Club Day. Attendees are asked to bring a sandwich, a snack and a favorite game to play. For more information, call 762-4643.

SEPT. 11-14
The Johnstown Senior Center will host a trip to Delaware. Call the center at 762-4643 for questions pertaining to pricing.

SEPT. 16
10 a.m. — A poker run benefit for the Meghan Davidson (Fowler) family. Registration is set for 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Johnstown Dunkin Donuts. All vehicles are welcome to participate. Registration is $10, and the poker ante is $10. The locations of the poker run include: Dick and Pegs, Old Trail, and Captain Nautis. The last stop is Russo’s in Broadalbin, where food and raffles will be held from 2 to 4 p.m.
1, 1:15, 1:30 p.m. — The Johnstown Historical Society will present a Living History Walking Tour, Stories Behind the Stones at the Johnstown Cemetery on North Perry Street. Costumed guides will lead tour groups down winding roads dotted with elaborate headstones. Tickets are $10 for adults; children under 12 will be admitted free. Rain date will be Sunday, Sept. 17. For more information,
call 518-332-9953.
SEPT. 21
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.
SEPT. 22
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.
OCT. 7
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.
OCT. 15
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.

Mayfield
Weekly Events
Mondays — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a six week line dancing class from 6:30-8 p.m. with instructor Sue Kaupelis. Participants are asked to wear soft-soled, comfortable shoes. Cost is $45 pre-registration, $55 at door. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
Wednesdays — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Restorative Yoga from 6:30-7:30 p.m. with instructor Dori Daknis. Cost is $15 for a single class and $45 for a four class pack. Register online at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
SEPT. 8
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.
5-7 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a pasta making class with instructor Patrick Corsentino. Cost is $25.
SEPT. 10
11 a.m. — The Mayfield United Methodist Church will present the final concert of their summer series. Nancy Purcell of the Durey Creek Bluegrass band will present Gramma’s Songs. For more information, call Sandy Aesch at 518-725-6309.
SEPT. 12
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.
SEPT. 13
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Sushi Night! with instructor Andrew Dench. Cost is $30 pre-registration, $40 at door. Members receive a 20 percent discount with checkout code.
SEPT. 15
7-8:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, presents a JECCO Trio concert. This trio plays a unique stylistic blend of jazz, funk, pop and free improv. Cost is $10 and tickets can be purchased at the door, online at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or by calling 661-9932.
SEPT. 16
9-11 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Saturday Kid Art: Fun Finger Labyrinth with instructor Beth Spraggs. This class is for young artists ages 5-10 and participants will be creating their own 8-inch labyrinth with stones or clear marbles. Cost is $25 pre-registration, $35 at door. Members receive a 20 percent discount with checkout code.
SEPT. 18
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Cake Decorating 101 with instructor Becky Paul. Cost is $35 and pre-registration is required. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932. Members receive a 20 percent discount with checkout code.
SEPT. 19
6-7:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Spa Night with instructor Delania Duncovich. This class is open to all and is beginner level. Cost is $25 or one gift card. Members receive a 20 percent discount with checkout code.
SEPT. 22
6 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will host the Lexington Foundation’s Night Out. This event will be catered by Lanzi’s on the Lake and will feature live entertainment, raffles, auctions, craft beer, a magician, a caricature artist and much more. Proceeds benefit the Nigra Arts Center. For details and ticket information visit www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
SEPT. 27
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.
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a painting class titled Adirondack Splendor with instructor Ellen Lauziere. Cost is $30 pre-registration, $40 at door.
OCT. 7
noon-3 p.m. — The Mayfield Grange and the Fulton County Historian’s Office will sponsor the Harvest Festival at the Fulton County Museum, 237 Kingsboro Ave. The event includes activities for all ages, live music, displays by community groups and more. The Grange will also sponsor a pumpkin and sunflower contest for children ages five and up. This event is free.

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.
Tuesdays
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.
Thursday
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.
SEPT. 8
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.
SEPT. 21
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.
SEPT. 27
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.
SEPT. 28
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.