6:30 p.m. — The Wilkinson Memorial Broadalbin Library, 25 N. Main St., will host a talk with Shawn Tomlinson focusing on Robert W. Chambers: The Man, His Writings, and Broadalbin House. Tomlinson’s latest book, “Robert W. Chambers: Master of the King in Yellow” will be available for sale. There is no charge for this event and the public is welcome. Call 518-883-5976 with any questions.
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.
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.
6:15 p.m. — The Sew Busy Quilt Guild of Gloversville will meet at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 161 South Main St. Guests are welcome for a minimal charge of $3.
3 p.m. — The Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will sponsor a concert featuring New York based quintet Calliope Brass at the Chamber Rotunda Gallery, 2 N. Main St. Pre-sale tickets are $10 each and $15 at the door. A limited number of season tickets are available at $35 each and can be purchased at the Chamber.
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.
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.
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.
1 p.m. — The Johnstown Historical Society will present a Living History Walking Tour titled Stories Behind the Stones at the Johnstown Cemetery, North Perry Street. Walking tours will take about 90 minutes. Tickets are $10 for adults and children under the age of 12 are free. Tour times can be reserved and paid for at www.eventbrite.com or may be purchased on site on the day of the event. For further information, call 518-332-9953.
1 p.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold Bingo with Friends. Cost is $1 for three cards.
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.
12:30 p.m. —The 50 Plus Club, 109 E. Main St., will hold a Fall Card Party. Door prizes will be awarded and a bake sale and Chinese auction will be held. Tickets are on sale at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center and cost $7 per person. For more information, call 762-4643.
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.
10 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold a Fall Social Sunday. This will include a colorful ride through Speculator and a stop at Melody Lodge for lunch. Choice of menu options are chicken parm, roasted pork, grilled salmon, pasta carbonara and fried haddock. Approximate return time is 4 p.m. Cost is $48 for members and $55 for non-members.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 in 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.