Bleecker
OCT. 7
9 a.m.-2 p.m. — The Bleecker Community Church will hold a neighborhood garage sale and food sale at the Bleecker Community Church Hall, 641 Route 112.

Broadalbin
OCT. 10
5-7 p.m. — The Broadalbin-Perth boys soccer teams will host the ninth annual Robin Blowers Patriot Pink Out at the Patriot Field at BPHS. The event, which raises money for cancer research, is named in honor of the district’s beloved former principal, who lost her battle with cancer in 2015. A JV boys vs. Gloversville game is set for 5 p.m. and a varsity boys vs. Gloversville game is set for 7 p.m.

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.

Ephratah
Weekly Events
Monday
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.

Gloversville
OCT. 7
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 contact 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. This event is 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.
OCT. 29
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.
OCT. 31
5-8 p.m. — The Forresters Club is set to host a Trunk or Trunk event at 213 E. State St. The event will feature apple cider, apples, candy and decorated trunks.

Johnstown
Weekly Events
Mondays
11 a.m.-noon — HealthLink Littauer will hold gentle yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller RYT. Cost is $7 per week.
Tuesdays
10 a.m. — The Johnstown Senior Center will meet at Washington Park to play Bocce.
Wednesdays
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.
Fridays
5-6 p.m. — HealthLink Littauer will hold chair yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller RYT. Cost is $7 per week.
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.
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, will be highlighted. An open house will also be held. Free.
OCT. 8
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.
OCT. 11
noon — The Johnstown Senior Center lunch crew will go to Travers. Call 518-762-4643 to attend.
OCT. 12
The Friends of Gloversville Library will hold its major fundraiser, a play called “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” at the Colonial Little Theatre. Box office: 518-762-4325, to reserve tickets.
OCT. 14
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. $30 includes a t-shirt and color dye pack.
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, or $95.
OCT. 28
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 available for purchase.

Mayfield
Weekly Events
Wednesdays
6-8 p.m. —The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a flourishing skills group workshop with instructor Sandy Brower from 6 to 8 p.m. This class will run from Oct. 4 to Dec. 6. Cost is $25 per session or $100 for the full ten weeks. Pre-registration is required.
6-8:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a collaborative sculpture workshop Oct. 4, 11 and 18 with instructor Barney Bellinger at the Warehouse Studio. Cost is $150 and pre-registration is required. Students must wear protective footwear such as work boots or hiking shoes.
Saturdays
9:30-10:30 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a four part meditation and yoga class with instructor Dori Daknis. Cost for a single class is $15 and a four class pack is $45.

Northville
OCT. 7
9 a.m.-noon — The fourth annual DOGtoberfest will be held at the Sacandaga Dog Supply, 212 S. Main St., in the village. The event includes free Fromm samples, a sale and a pet photo booth. Free face painting, balloon art animals and a pellet maze. Refreshments by the Northville Cub Scouts. The annual Pie Sale from 9 a.m.to noon at the Northville United Methodist Church, 301 S. Main St. Basket Bonanza and Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Northville’s historic Red Barn, at 202 S. Main St. The Adirondack Mousse Salon on 133 Main St., is offering hot cider and coffee and doing pink hair extensions for breast cancer awareness month from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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.
OCT. 5
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.
OCT. 7
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.
OCT. 12
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.
OCT. 16
3 p.m. — Northville Central School is set to host an Students Against Destructive Decisions Walk Against Domestic Violence and Coin Drive. Proceeds will be donated to local domestic violence victims.
OCT. 19
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.
OCT. 21
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.
OCT. 26
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.