Amsterdam

APRIL 26
5-7 p.m. — The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours event at the River Ridge Living Center, 100 Sandy Drive. Hors d’oeuvres, beverages and tours will be available. Admission is free for chamber members, or $10 at the door. Reservations are required by calling 725-0641 or emailing membership@fultonmontgomeryny.org.

Caroga Lake

APRIL 21
4-7 p.m. — The North Bush United Methodist Church, 1009 N. Bush Rd., will hold a spaghetti dinner. The dinner will include spaghetti, meat sauce, tossed salad, bread, dessert and beverage. The cost is $7 for adults; $3 for children 6-12 years; free for children 5 and under. Take-outs will be available.

Gloversville

APRIL 23
7 p.m. — The annual Holocaust Memorial Observance will be held at the Knesseth Israel Synagogue, 34 E. Fulton St. Heidi McKinley will be the guest speaker. She was born in Vienna, Austria and will speak about her experience during the “Night of Broken Glass,” Kristallnacht. There will be a special candle lighting service. Refreshments and a social time will follow the program. At the conclusion of the program, each family in attendance, will receive a memorial candle to take home. The service and program is open to the entire community. For more information, call the Synagogue office, at 725-0649.

APRIL 24
1-4 p.m. — Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, 99 E. State St., will host a job fair. For more information, call 775-4194, or email ckolbe@nlh.org.

APRIL 24
3 p.m. — The Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., will re-open. Regular programming will resume at this time including Spanish class, Monday; Tech Help, Writers Unblocked, Tuesday; and Friends’ Story Hour, Thursday. For a complete schedule check the library website or Facebook page.

APRIL 25
7 p.m. — The Holland Meadows Ladies Golf League will hold its organizational meeting at the Holland Meadows Golf Course, Route 29. Dues of $40 will be collected at the meeting. Light refreshments will be served. New members are welcome. For any questions, call the golf course, at 883-3318.

APRIL 29
5 p.m. — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market (Co-op), 30 N. Main St., will hold its annual dinner meeting at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 31 E. Fulton St. The event is free, however, attendees are asked to bring a dish to share. Those interested in attending can sign up at the Co-op or by emailing rsgalinsky@yahoo.com. Indicate on the sign-up sheet, or via email, the dish you are preparing for the event.

Johnstown

APRIL 20
1:15 p.m. — The 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host Meaghan, a representative from Parker’s Greenhouse, who will be bringing an assortment of plants and flowers to view and buy. She will also talk about gardening and even with apartment living, that it is possible to have beautiful plants and a little garden. For more information on this, or to find out more about the 50 Plus Club, visit and “Like” their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/johnstown50plus or call the senior center office at 762-4643.

6-7:30 p.m. — The Fulton County YMCA, 213 Harrison St., will host a coupon class where you can learn to save 40 to 70 percent off your everyday needs. Aimee Ricciardi will teach you how to shop for the best deals, match your coupon, how to get the best coupons, and the best way to organize them. You will be given a starter set of coupons. This class is free for members and $10 for the general public. For more information, contact the YMCA, at 848-3447.

APRIL 21
4-6:30 p.m. — The Johnstown Police Benevolent Association will host a chicken barbecue, take-out only, during these hours or until sold out, in the parking lot of Dunkin’ Donuts, N. Comrie Ave. It will be catered by Whitey’s Deli and will include a half chicken, baked potato, coleslaw and roll. The cost is $10.

APRIL 22
Noon-2 p.m. — An Earth Day/Clean Energy Fair will be held at the Sir WIlliam Johnstown Park on Main Street. It will feature vendors, displays and music. Free and open to the public.

APRIL 27
5 p.m. — The 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host its first covered dish dinner of the season. Guests are asked to bring a large dish to share with others along with your own place setting. There will also be a door prize and a 50/25/25 raffle held by the club. For more information, call the senior center office, at 762-4643.

APRIL 29
10 a.m.-2 p.m. — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office will participate in the National Prescription Take Back Day sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency, which will be held at the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office located at 2712 State Highway 29. County residents can turn in any expired/unused prescription medications. The following items will not be accepted: liquids, sharps such as needles and lancets, and illicit drugs.

MAY 1
5:30 p.m. — The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association will hold its annual meeting at the Fulton-Montgomery Community College, rear area of the Union Station Restaurant. The meeting will include dinner for a cost of $10. Reservations for the meeting can be sent to ECSHA, PO Box 753, Johnstown, NY 12095. For more information, contact Jennifer Gardella, at 521-8647. Immediately following the meeting, Attorney and Activist, Nadia Shahram, will speak in the FMCC Student Union Building at 7 p.m.

MAY 3
6 p.m. — The Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., will host an educational workshop in conjunction with Retirement Solutions, titled, “Planning Your Social Security Retirement Strategy,” for pre-retirees age 55 and older. The workshop is open to the public and there is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served. Seating is limited. Reserve your seat online at www.retirementsolutionsllc.com, or, call the library at 762-8317.
Mayfield

APRIL 21
9-11 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold School Break Kid Art: Shaving Cream Greeting Cards with Beth Spraggs, instructor. The class will be held in Art Studio #2. Kids, get ready to get messy, while creating really cool shaving cream greeting cards. She will walk children, ages five and over, through the process. They will be using shaving cream, food coloring and stencils to make three colorful and creative greeting cards they can bring home. The cost is $10 if you pre-register or $15 at the door. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or by calling 661-9932. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Enter the code at checkout.

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.

APRIL 20
11:30 a.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will host Becky White, of the Fulton County Office For Aging, who will discuss “Who Pays First?” and “What does Medicare not pay for?” at the Red Rooster Cafe. There will be a congregate meal served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call the Fulton County Office for Aging at 736-5650 to make lunch reservations.

APRIL 27
2:45 p.m. — The Board Game Club will meet at the Northville Public Library, 341 S. 3rd St. All kids welcome.

APRIL 27
11:30 a.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will host Diane Woske of the Fulton County Department of Solid Waste who will discuss “Single Stream Recycling” at the Red Rooster Cafe. There will be a congregate meal served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call the Fulton County Office for Aging at 736-5650 to make lunch reservations. Home Care Partners will also be on hand to host their monthly blood pressure clinic.

Wells

May 3
4-6:30 p.m. — The Wells United Methodist Church, located near the center of Wells on Route 30, will be holding its chicken and biscuit dinner. The menu will consist of chicken in gravy on fabulous homemade biscuits by Bev Peters, mashed potatoes, green beans and carrots, beverage and desserts. The cost is by donation. Take-outs and gluten-free options will be available.