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. For information, call 518-883-5976.
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.
11 a.m.-7 p.m. — Downtown Gloversville, Main Street, will hold a Witches and Pirates Jamboree. A pirate ship and gypsy wagon parade and contest will take place. Vendors, beer, wine and food will be available. Live music will also be performed by Perfect Landing. Those interested in being a vendor, dancer or costumed extra can call Nancy at 518-725-7962.
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. Free.
2-8 p.m. — The Farmers Market Pavilion, Elm St., will host a Bacon and Music Festival with bacon-centric food and local music.
7 p.m. — The Fulton Center is set to host a Halloween Parade in downtown Gloversville on North Main Street. The event will include: costumes, floats, and more. For information, call 802-430-8096 or email [email protected]
4:30 p.m. — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market will hold its 7th Annual Harvest Dinner at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30. The event offers a five-course meal with wine. Tickets are $50 and are available at Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St.
11 a.m.-noon — HealthLink Littauer will hold gentle yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller RYT. $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 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.
9 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center is hosting a day trip to Cooperstown. Sign up now to reserve a seat.
6 p.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center is hosting an open house with Chair Caning instructor, Linda Eastman. Those interested are welcome to stop by and those who are not current students will receive a free demonstration. Refreshments included.
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 more than 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.-4 p.m. — The Johnson Hall State Historic Site, 139 Hall Ave., will hold a presentation on slavery. Demonstrations by the Children of Dahomey, an educational performance group specializing in the historical experiences of African slaves in colonial New York and an open house will be held. Free.
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.
10 a.m. — Johnstown Elementary Schools are sponsoring a Color Run/Walk event at the Johnstown High School athletic fields. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Register in advance online at shop.schoolathon.org/186844. Cost is $30 and includes a t-shirt and color dye pack.
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.
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 daily energy routine. This program follows the weekly congregate meal.
12:30 p.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe will hold a program on massage and aroma therapy with PTA and licensed massage therapist Erin Hallenbeck. This program will follow the 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.
12:30 p.m. —Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe will hold a game day. Bring a board game to play with friends. This will follow the congregate meal.
12:30 p.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe will hold a program on Medicare’s fall open enrollment period with Becky White from the Fulton County OFA. This program will follow the congregate meal.
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.
12:30 p.m. —Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe will hold a program on life insurance for seniors with Allstate Insurance financial specialist Robert Geib. This program follows the 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.