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 will speak about his own journey to find Chambers through research and exploration of the late top-selling author’s land. Tomlinson, who grew up in Broadalbin, attended his first three church school lessons in the basement of what had been Chambers’ Broadalbin House. Now a professional photographer, Tomlinson photographed the remains of Chambers’ cabin. Tomlinson has worked for local newspapers and has authored six novels featuring local areas as well as created a photography series. 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.
6-7:30 p.m. — Explorer Club and Venture Crew, co-ed scouting groups with the Boy Scouts of America, will meet at Ephratah Youth Commission, 5225 State Hwy 29. Boys and girls from 6th grade through age 20 are welcome to join. Contact Sara Gray at 518-762-7383 for more information.
10:30 a.m. —The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will hold a tech workshop focused on the use of the “Overdrive” app which is used for borrowing ebooks. Patrons can register on the official library website or by calling 518-725-2819.
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.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will hold a DMV approved Defensive Driving class. This class is limited to the first 40 registered. Cost is $35 prepaid, $40 at door. Call Victor or Deborah to register at 518-784-5009.
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.
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.
4:30-7 p.m. — The Johnstown Reformed Church, 351 N. Perry St., will hold a Roast Pork Supper with apple crisp. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12.
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.
noon- 2 p.m. — The Johnstown High School Key Club is sponsoring a Fall Festival that will begin with a parade at City Hall and will end at the park for activities. Children will be able to trick-or-treat at participating businesses on Main Street. Food will be available for purchase.
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.
6-7:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Mindfulness and Meditation class with instructor Heather Mattioni. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $15 per person or one gift card.
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.
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an Adirondack Fall painting class with instructor Ellen Lauziere. Cost is $25 pre-registration, $35 at door.
6:30-8:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will host Bingo. Cost is $5 and attendees must be at least 18 years old to play. Pre-registration is required.
9:10 a.m. —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.
6-7 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a make and take essential oils class for teens with instructor Heather Mattioni. Cost is $15 per person or one gift certificate. This will be a two part class.
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.
10 a.m.-noon — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a creative collage portraits class with instructor Melanie Fay. Cost is $25 pre-registration, $35 at door. This is a beginner level class.
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.
9 a.m.-4p.m. — St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 501 Bridge St., will hold its annual St. Francis Fall Craft Fair. Booths include The Christmas Corner, a fudge and baked goods table, homemade crafts, new items, basket raffles and more. Soups, sandwiches, coffee and desserts will also be available.
10 a.m.- 1 p.m. — The Northville United Presbyterian Church will participate in the annual Fall Festival on the grounds of the Red Barn on Main Street. All are welcome and invited to enjoy food, a basket silent auction and more.
10 a.m. — The Northville Public Library will hold Story Time coordinated by Hadley Jacobs. This event is for pre-school aged children and will include stories, snack and a craft.
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.