The Recorder

What’s happening

Today

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a program, The Five Senses: Colored Macaroni and Cheese.

ST. JOHNSVILLE

A blood drive will be held at the St. Johnsville Community House, 16 Washington St., from 1 to 5 p.m.

Saturday

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30 will hold an Intro to Yoga class from 9 to 9:45 a.m. The class is $5. To register, log on to pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.

ST. JOHNSVILLE

Last Night will be held throughout the village all day. The event will feature a two-hour concert at 4 p.m., children’s games and crafts, trolley car rides, family movie and guided tours of the Community House and the Margaret Reaney Library and Museum. A ball drop will cap the event at 8:50 p.m.

Sunday

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold an Intro to Yoga class from 11 to 11:45 a.m. The cost is $5 per class. For more information, call 661-9932 or log on to www.pncreativeartscenter.org/yoga.

Tuesday

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Church will host bingo in the parish center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

An Alzheimer’s caregiver support group will meet at St. Mary’s Memorial Campus, 4988 Route 30 at 6 p.m. For more information, call Meagan DeMento at 867-4999.

Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE

A breastfeeding support group will meet at The Birthing Center at Littauer, 99 E. State St., from 12:30 to 2 p.m. For more information, contact The Birthing Center at 773-5710.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St, will host a free workshop, “Every Child Ready to Read,” at 5:30 p.m. Participants will explore the five simple things they can do each day to get their kids ready to read.

Thursday

AMSTERDAM

St. Mary’s Healthcare, 380 Guy Park Ave., will present, The Butt Stop Here, A Smoking Cessation Program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Bri Giulianelli at 841-7448 or giulianellib@smha.org.

AMSTERDAM

The Greater Amsterdam School District will hold its district spelling bee at the Wilbur H. Lynch Literacy Academy at 6:30 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

A support group for the National Alliance of Mental Illness of Montgomery, Fulton and Hamilton County will meet at the Riverfront Center, Suite 2390, second floor from 5:30 to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Rebecca Cardinale at 843-3261.

Saturday, Jan. 7

AMSTERDAM

A mental health family support group will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare, 427 Guy Park Ave., third floor, group room D from 1 to 3 p.m. For more information, call facilitator Mary Lou Barry, St. Mary’s Behavioral Health at 841-7468.

AMSTERDAM

A healing touch practice group will meet at St. Mary’s Carondelet Pavilion, 380 Guy Park Avenue, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. All certified Healing Touch practitioners, HT practitioners and HT students are welcome. For more information, call Sister Rita Jean DuBrey at 841-7146.

BROADALBIN

The eighth annual Sacandaga Sportsmen’s Day will be held at 191 Lakeview Road, from 9:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration begins at 9:45 a.m. The cost is $20. For more information, call 883-3713.

Monday, Jan. 9

AMSTERDAM

A brain injury support group will meet the St. Mary’s Healthcare cafeteria, 427 Guy Park Ave., at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Mickey LaCoppola at 843-6527 or 866-3707.

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Church will host bingo in the parish center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 10

AMSTERDAM

A bereavement support group, Living with Loss, will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare, 427 Guy Park Ave., in the Education Room (across from the chapel), from 6 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Amy Weinar at 843-5412.

NORTHVILLE

The Sacandaga Book Group will meet at the Northville Public Library’s program room, 341 S. Third St. at 10 a.m. Pat Paton will lead a discussion of Nora Ephron’s “I Feel Bad About My Neck.”

Wednesday, Jan. 11

AMSTERDAM

Survivors of a Loved One’s Suicide Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Healthcare. This is a support group for those who have lost a family member, friend or colleague to suicide. Contact Bob Martin at 669-8229 or rmartin5@nycap.rr.com for more information and meeting location.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., will host a free workshop, “Every Child Ready to Read,” at 10:30 a.m. for children up to 4 years old. Participants will explore the five simple things they can do each day to get their kids ready to read.

Thursday, Jan. 12

AMSTERDAM

St. Mary’s Healthcare, 380 Guy Park Ave., will present, The Butt Stop Here, A Smoking Cessation Program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Bri Giulianelli at 841-7448 or giulianellib@smha.org.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours at the new Gloversville Dialysis Center at Nathan Littauer Hospital, 99 E. State St., from 5 to 7 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 15

MINAVILLE

A chicken and biscuits dinner will be held at the Town of Florida Old Town Hall on Fort Hunter Road from 2 to 5 p.m. The meal is $10 in advance and $11.50 at the door and includes dinner, soup, sides, drink and dessert. For tickets, call Kim at 842-8611 or Joe at 842-4987. Monday, Jan. 16

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

A free cancer health screening will be held at the St. Mary’s Breast Health Center in the Rao Outpatient Pavilion, 4950 Route 30 from 3 to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Suzanne Hagadorn at 841-3726.

Tuesday, Jan. 17

BROADALBIN

St. Joseph’s Church will host bingo in the parish center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

NORTHVILLE

The Northville Public Library, 341 S. Third St., will host Meagan DeMento, Program Manager for the Alzheimer’s Association, who will hold the program “Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research,” at 10 a.m.