8 a.m.-2 p.m. — The First Presbyterian Church, 54 W. Main St., will hold the Annual County Fair and Garage Sale featuring a wide variety of items for the home, garage and yard. There will also be a book sale, fresh vegetables, plants and a bake sale. Proceeds go toward the mission work of the church.
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 518-604-4044.
7-8 p.m. — The Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market, 30 N. Main St., will hold free guided meditation classes in the Co-op. All are welcome.
6 p.m. — Second Street FreedomRally against heroin and illegal drug sales will be held at Wohlfraths Pond. NeighborhoodsAgainstDrugs will host a rally inviting local residents to support taking back their neighborhood from dangerous and illegal drug activity. Speakers will include: Rev. Hank McGrath, NAD director; Harold Bryant Jr., NAD security specialist; and Jamie Vanskiver, NAD Second Street ambassador.
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. — The Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., will host local author Irene Morrison for The Writers Circle’s Author Luncheon. Cost is $5. To reserve a seat, call Ellie at 725-0923.
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. — HealthLink Littauer will hold its annual picnic at Littauer’s Reflection Garden. The lunch fee is $5 for VIP members and $6 for public. RSVP by Aug. 21 by calling 518-736-1120.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. — The Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., will host Breakfast with the Arts which includes a homemade meal for a $3 donation. The menu includes scrambled eggs with cheese, pumpernickel bread, breakfast kielbasa, fresh fruit and yogurt. A free Last Saturday Open Mic Show will take place after the meal. Senior center painters will also display their work throughout the dining room.
11 a.m.-noon — HealthLink Littauer will hold gentle yoga classes with instructor Jeannie Moller. $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.
noon — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club at the Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will hold a Cold Plate Luncheon in conjunction with the OFA Meal Site. Lunch will feature turkey cold plate, marinated beets, kaiser roll, mac salad and a brownie. Cost is $3. Reserve by Aug. 15. Following lunch will be an Off to the Races event where a prize will be given for the best decorated big hat.
The Johnstown Senior Center will hold its AARP safe driving class. Cost for AARP members is $20 and $25 for non-members of AARP. Call 762-4643 with any questions.
1-5 p.m. — The Fulton County Democratic Picnic at the Johnstown Moose pavilion.
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9 a.m.-4 p.m. — The Lazy Eight Radio Control Model Airplane Club will host their 31st Annual Charity Air Show at the club flying site, 144 Knoblauch Road, to raise proceeds for the Warm The Children Program while promoting public awareness and interest in model airplanes. There is a suggested donation of $3 per person with children under 12 admitted free. Call 518-674-2446 with any questions.
1:15 p.m. — The Johnstown 50 Plus Club at the Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., will welcome Mark McLaughlin from the Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage program. Afterwards, a representative from Blu Shield will be at the Center to speak to guests about sleep habits and how to wake up in good health. For more information, call 762-4643.
The Johnstown Senior Center will hold its Mystery Day. Cost is $60 for members and $64 for non-members.
10 a.m. — The Johnstown Band Shell in the Main Street Park will hold a Labor Day Lawn Chair Church Service. It will be a joint service with nine churches participating. Following the service there will be a picnic in the park with hotdogs, refreshments, a bounce house and a prayer table. The public is asked to bring eating utensils and a lawn chair.
The Johnstown Senior Center will host a trip to Delaware. Call the center at 762-4643 for questions pertaining to pricing.
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.
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.
4-5 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an adaptive hip hop dance class with Gretchen Salvione. This is a beginners class. Cost is $25 per class or one gift card.
8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an Around the World Kid Cooking Camp for children ages 6-12 with instructor Nita Preddice. The theme of this class will be Norway. Campers should bring a water bottle. Members receive a 20 percent discount by entering the code at checkout. Cost is $65 pre-registration, $85 at door.
10 a.m.-noon — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Mommy and Me painting class for children ages four and up with instructor Ellen Lauziere. The theme for this class will be: swinging kitties. Cost is $35 pre-registration for both mother and child, $45 at door. There is a 20 percent discount with membership code at registration.
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold the Caroga Lake Music Festival Musician Celebration Concert Showcase and Brunch. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children under 10. The brunch menu will include quiche, stuffed French toast, bacon, sausage, potatoes, salad greens, refreshments and desserts. Call 518-661-9932 or visit pncreativeartscenter.org to make reservations.
10-11 a.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold an autism movement therapy and creative movement class with instructor Erin Hollenbeck. The class focuses on combining patterning, visual movement, calculation, audible processing, rhythm and sequencing for a cognitive thinking approach. Parental participation is required. Cost is $25.
9 a.m.-2 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold Little Feet Dance Camp for children ages 6-13. This camp is directed by Gretchen Salvione, owner and operator of The Dance Company. In addition to dancing, children will make props and costumes. All skill levels are welcome. Campers should bring their own lunch, snack and water bottle each day. Cost is $130 pre-registration and $150 at the door.
6-7:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Spa Night with instructor Delania Duncovich. Cost is $25 or one gift card. This class is open to all and is beginner level. Special accommodations are available.
12-1:30 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Board and Brush class with instructor Brenda Dwyer. Cost is $25, pre-registration only. This class is beginner level and special accommodations are available.
10 a.m.-12 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Muffins and Makeovers class with instructor Kate Swan. She will share makeup tricks and beauty secrets to bring out your natural beauty. Everyone will receive a goodie bag and a chance to win a door prize. Cost is $10 or one gift card.
2-4 p.m. — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 State Highway 30, will hold a Caribbean sunset painting class with instructor Ellen Lauziere. Cost is $25, pre-registration.
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 health, nutrition and exercise. The program follows the weekly congregate meal. The meal, sponsored by the Fulton County Office for Aging, will be turkey cold plate, macaroni salad, marinated beets, kaiser roll and a brownie.
12:30 p.m. — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents a program on fire safety. The cafe will host a representative from the Northville Fire Department. Home Care Partners will also be on hand to hold their monthly blood pressure clinic. The program follows the weekly congregate meal.
12:30 p.m. — The Sacandaga Task Force for Senior Living’s Red Rooster Cafe presents a program on Mediterranean eating for heart health with Diane Whitten from Saratoga County Cooperative Extension. The program follows the weekly 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 and 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.