Broadalbin
JUNE 20
6 p.m. — The Broadalbin Kennyetto Historical Society will hold it’s end of the year picnic at the KC Canary John Deere Museum, State Highway 29. Please bring a dish to share and your own table setting. All members and guests are encouraged to attend as the election of officers will take place.
JULY 12
6:30 p.m. — St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside.
JULY 20, 21,22
5-9 p.m. — St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 7 N. Main St., will hold its Parish Festival offering Polish, Italian and American food. There will be a car show on Thursday evening along with Aaron Mitler providing entertainment. On Friday Jim Snack the magician will perform and Sue Kaupelis will demonstrate line dancing. Gabrielle will sing her tunes also. On Saturday evening, the Sophisticates, will entertain everyone. There will be a bouncy house, optical course and pony rides for the kids. There will be raffles, vendors and much more. Room is still available for vendors at $50 for three days. For more information, contact Michele Johnsen, chairperson, at 883-5637 or by e-mail at [email protected]
AUG. 9
6:30 p.m. — The United Methodist Church, N. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside.
SEPT. 13
6 p.m. — The First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St., will hold an Ecumenical Fireside Gathering. Join everyone for a relaxed worship experience around the fire with music and laughter. Invite a friend or neighbor. Bring a lawn chair and a roasting stick for marshmallows. Food and drinks will be provided. In case of bad weather everyone will meet inside. Note different time than others.

Gloversville
JUNE 17
2-4 p.m. — The Fulton County Museum, 237 Kingsboro Ave., will host a Glove Cities Colonials Reunion welcoming all past players, family and sports and history-lovers. This event will include a brief history of the nearly five decades of the team, followed by a panel of former players, from the 1960s through more recent years. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their own memorabilia from the team, and someone will be on hand to scan any photos or documents for inclusion in the museum’s digital database. Other memorabilia, including jerseys and photos, will be on display. Light refreshments will be available. This event is free and open to the public and is presented in collaboration with the Fulton County Historian’s Office.
JUNE 21
5:30 p.m. — The Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., will host a presentation on the history of the USS SLATER, the last WWII destroyer escort, still afloat. Presented by a USS SLATER volunteer, you will learn about her service, including time in the Greek navy, and why she was chosen for the restoration which turned her into a world class museum. This event is free and open to the public.
AUG. 3
10 a.m.-3 p.m. — The Fulton County Office for Aging will hold its senior picnic celebrating “30 Years of Senior Picnics” from 1987-2017 at Concordia Park, 138 Concordia Club Rd. The menu will consist of a pulled pork sandwich, macaroni and cheese, salad and dessert. The cost is $8 per person. Call 518-736-5650 for ticket information. Limited transportation is available.

Johnstown
JUNE 15
1:15 p.m. — The 50 Plus Club, located in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will welcome Mary Flecher from the Association of Central New York for the Visually Impaired. She will speak to everyone about the people they serve, who are blind or visually impaired, from newborns to the elderly and the services they provide which are usually free of charge. For more information, or to find out more about the 50 Plus Club, visit the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/johnstown50plus or call the senior center office at 762-4643.
JUNE 15
6-7:30 p.m. — The Fulton County YMCA, 213 Harrison St., will hold a coupon class with Aimee Ricciardi who will teach you how to shop for the best deals, match your coupons, how to get the best coupons and the best way to organize them. Everyone will be given a starter set of coupons. Stop by the YMCA to sign up. This class is free for members and $10 for the general public. For more information, contact the Fulton County YMCA, at 848-3447.
JUNE 22
noon — The 50 Plus Club in the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will host Fulton County Sheriff, Richard Giardino, at a men’s day luncheon. Sheriff Giardino will speak to the men about the county’s safety issues and procedures. Lunch will be provided and reservations are requested by June 20. Sheriff Giardino will then speak to all members and guests at 1:15 p.m. about work his office does and answer questions anyone might have. To make reservations, or for more information, call the center office at 762-4643.
JUNE 23
6 p.m. — The First Presbyterian Church, 37 S. Market St., will host a family game night. Board games and refreshments will be provided.
SEPT. 30
noon-4 p.m. — Assemblyman Marc Butler (R-Newport) will partner with the Pine Tree Rifle Club, 419 Johnson Ave., to host a picnic for all area veterans. The day will include a speaker, music, games and food. This event is offered to each veteran and one guest at no cost. Reservations are required. Contact the assemblyman’s office at 762-1427.

Mayfield
JUNE 16
10 a.m.-2 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Senior Soiree. Visit www.pncreativeartscenter.org to select activities for the day from line dancing, songwriting and yoga to chocolate and jewelry making, painting and more. Also enjoy a lunch. The cost is $20 per per person. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Call 661-9932.
JUNE 17
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Zucchini Fritters class with instructor, Andrew Dench, who will show you how to create crispy and fabulous fritters, served with yogurt raita (yogurt sauce). The cost is $30 if you pre-register or $40 at the door. Call 661-9932 or visit www.pncreativeartscenter.org.
JUNE 19
6:30-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a six week Line Dancing class with Sue Kaupelis, instructor. Start with the basic steps and learn simple line dances for fun and exercise. Explore a variety of music genres from country and pop to Celtic and Latin. Be sure to wear soft-soled comfortable shoes. The cost is $45 for pre-registration; $55 at the door. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JUNE 19,26
9:30-10:30 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Restorative Yoga class with Dori Daknis, instructor. Treat yourself to gentle yoga postures that provide deep relaxation to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit. This one-hour session will include a variety of relaxation techniques including imagery, mediation, reiki, aromatherapy and breath awareness. The cost is $15 for a single class; four class pack, $45. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Enter the membership code at the registration checkout.
JUNE 21
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will host a Tranquil Beach Painting Class with Ellen Lauziere as the instructor. She will once again show students how to use acrylic paint on canvas to capture a tranquil beach scene. The cost is $30 for pre-registration or $40 at the door. Register early at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JUNE 21
6:30-7:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Restorative Yoga class with Dori Daknis, instructor. Treat yourself to gentle yoga postures that provide deep relaxation to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit. This one-hour session will include a variety of relaxation techniques including imagery, mediation, reiki, aromatherapy and breath awareness. The cost is $15 for a single class; four class pack, $45. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Enter the membership code at the registration checkout.
JUNE 21,28 / JULY 5,12
10:30-11:15 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Wednesday mornings Chair Yoga with Dori Daknis as instructor. A single class is $12 or $40 for a Four Class Pack. This class is designed for individuals who prefer a gentle approach to flexibility and poses. This 45 minute session will introduce stress reduction methods by using simple yoga postures on a comfortable chair. Members receive a 20 percent discount. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JUNE 22
6-8 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Sensational Salads Class with instructor, Andrew Dench. Put your overused salad recipes to rest and show off the future of “rabbit food” in dishes you can easily learn and take to your next summer celebration. The cost is $30 for pre-registration or $40 at the door. Use your membership code for a 20 percent discount at registration. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
JUNE 23
7-8:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Fulton Dog Music Concert, with Maria Zemantauski, one of the world’s few female flamenco guitarists and composers. Admission cost is $10 per person. Reserve your seats in advance at www.pncreativeartscenter.org.
JUNE 24
The Mayfield Yacht Club, 214 Lakeside Drive in Mayfield, will host sailboat races that are open to the public. To participate in the Long Distance Race, call Mike Hands, 369-7574 or mail [email protected] The LDR is open to all vessels which qualify under GSL PHRF, and meet several criteria. A pancake breakfast and awards ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. on June 25. Entry with breakfast is $30, and $5 for each additional breakfast.
JUNE 24 / JULY 1
9 a.m.-noon — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Barn Quilt Board Class, a two-part series, with Brenda Dwyer as instructor, back by popular demand. This series is open to teens and adults and all materials are provided. The cost is $65 and pre-registration is required. Register at www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.
AUG. 20
11 a.m.-1 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will host a celebration concert showcase and brunch in the Grand Gallery. The concert will feature world-renowned talent of the Caroga Lake Music Festival (CLMF) musicians under the direction of Kyle Barrett Price. The brunch menu will include quiche, stuffed French toast, bacon, sausage, potatoes and salad greens, refreshments and desserts. Ticket cost is $25 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. For reservations, contact the center, at 661-9932.
 
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.

Northville
JUNE 15
11:30 a.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will host Lewis Decker, who will talk about the local team of NYS Search and Rescue Training and Responding at the Red Rooster Cafe. Becky White, Fulton County OFA, will also be on hand from 11:30 a.m. to help seniors with any questions or issues. 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.
JUNE 20
The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will take a trip to Historic Charlton. Within this town the group will stop for lunch, shop at a quaint general store, go to the town park complete with a gazebo and a veteran’s recognition board, visit working dairy farms and historic churches. The group will also visit the Old Schoolhouse and Historical Society Museum and check out the many notable houses on Charlton Road. The bus will be leave Northville at 9:30 a.m., Mayfield at 9:40 a.m. and Vail Mills at 9:50 a.m. If anyone is interested, call the STFSL, at 752-8737 and leave a message with your name and telephone number.
JUNE 22
11:30 a.m. — Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living will host Pat Brookins, from Haven of Hope Farm and Residence, who will talk about the programs they offer 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.
JULY 5
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.
JULY 8
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The Trophy Husbands-Americana at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.
JULY 14
4 p.m. — The Northville Rotary will hold its opening reception for the Woodworking and Fine Arts Weekend at the Northampton Town Park, South Main St. An opening ceremony is scheduled for 5 p.m. and an artist preview will run until 8 p.m. The Woodworking and Fine Arts Weekend will continue Saturday, July 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and will include more than 60 accomplished artists, demonstrations, raffles and a silent auction at the Bradt Building and Park on Main Street in the village. Food for purchase will be provided by Klippels Kozy Corner. Proceeds from this event will be used throughout the year to provide scholarships to students, support community organizations and projects of Rotary International.
JULY 15
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The George Boone Band at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.
JULY 22
6 p.m. — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network will present The New Shoes-Americana Band at Northville’s Waterfront Park, Main St. Rain venue location will be at the B-con corner located on the corner of Bridge and Main. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy a fun-filled summer event in the park. Admission is free, however, a suggested donation of $5 per person would be appreciated.