Today

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a Preschool Story Hour: “Wiggle! March!” by Karen Pixton, at 10:30 a.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will hold a yoga class from 3 to 4 p.m. The cost per class for members is $2, non-members $3, and for one year, $30.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold a genealogy and family tree creation class at 6 p.m.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold Makeover Monday from 10 a.m. to noon. Learn tips and tricks to bring out natural beauty. The class is $5 and limited to 10 people. For more information, log on to www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 661-9932.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold an Introduction to Bee Keeping class from 6 to 8 p.m. The class focuses on alternative beekeeping practices. Class is open to all and is a beginner level. For more information, log on to www.pncreativeartscenter.org or call 518-661-9932.

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

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

Tuesday

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold Itsy Bitsy Storytime at 10:30 a.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will hold a free Tai Chi class for arthritis from noon to 1 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library will host a chicken parmesan dinner at the Rockton House at 5 p.m.

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

BROADALBIN

The Broadalbin Kennyetto Historical Society will meet at the First Presbyterian Church, W. Main St., at 7 p.m. Guest speaker Fred Wilhelm, a member of the historical society, will speak on the Erie Canal.

FONDA

The Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., will hold a board meeting at 7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be rescheduled for Wednesday at 7 p.m.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold Art Around the World: Russian Nesting Dolls from 6 to 8 p.m. Students will learn the Russian tradition of nesting dolls and the art of miniature painting. The class is $25 for those who pre-register and $35 at the door. For more information, log on to [email protected] or call 661-9932.

NORTHVILLE

The Edinburg Historical Society will hold its first meeting of the year at the Edinburg Community Center on Military Road at 7 p.m.

Wednesday

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will hold a crafting, conversation and ceramics painting class from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost is $20 for materials and instruction. For more information, contact Karen at 210-6715.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will host bingo from 1:45 to 3:45 p.m.

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 [email protected] for more information and meeting location.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Social Media Seminar at the chamber office, 2 N. Main St. from 8 to 9:30 a.m. The workshop is designed to give small businesses and nonprofit organizations some simple ideas for growing organizations using email and social media. The event is $5 per person for chamber members and their employees and $20 for future members. To RSVP, contact Terry at [email protected] or call 725-0641.

Thursday

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold Minimakers Preschool Learning Hour: Spring is Here! Building Nests, at 10:30 a.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will have lunch available for purchase from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold Tech Thursday: Purchasing a Digital Device at 6 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

The Arkell Center will hold a watercolor class with Joann Resch at 1 p.m.

FONDA

The Yellow Roses Club will hold a Fitness Night workshop at Fonda-Fultonville Central School from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The event is for ladies ages 13 and up. Three half-hour classes will be offered to provide an introduction to Yoga, Zumba and a personal home workout routine taught by professionals. It is free with a suggested donation to She’s The First for $5. For more information, log on to the F-FCS website.

GALWAY

The Galway Public Library will hold an educational workshop, Making Cents of Social Security — Planning for a Comfortable Retirement,” for pre-retirees age 55 and older, at 6 p.m. The program will explore topics including recent changes in legislation, why Social Security is crucial to women, avoiding frequent claiming mistakes and the best way to maximize benefits. Seating is limited. To RSVP, call 315-735-5800.

GLOVERSVILLE

The support group sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Montgomery, Fulton and Hamilton Counties will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Argersinger Building, second floor, 73 N. Main St. For more information, contact Rebecca Cardinale at 843-3261.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold Time Travel with Art/Roman Mosaic Hot Pad from 6 to 8 p.m. Learn the art of a simple mosaic piece. The event is $8 for those who pre-register and $10 at the door.

NELLISTON

The support group sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Montgomery, Fulton and Hamilton Counties will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at 8 River St. For more information, contact Rebecca Cardinale at 843-3261.

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

The Fulton Montgomery Young Professionals Network will hold a March Madness Meetup Event from 5:30 to 7:30 at Recovery Sports Grill, 4999 Route 30. The event is free for chamber members and their employees; future members are invited for a $5 admission. To RSVP, contact Nicole Walrath at the chamber at 518-725-0641 or email [email protected]

Friday

AMSTERDAM

St. Mary’s Auxiliary third annual Spring Dance will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Horace J. Inman Senior Center. Due to space, tickets are limited. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. For more information, contact Colleen Medwid at 841-7136.

FONDA

Haven of Hope Farm and Residence will hold its inaugural Spring Fundraiser Banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30. The event includes dinner, live music and a silent auction. Tickets are $25 each or reserve a table of eight for $200. For more information, call Pat Brooking call 522-3342.

JOHNSTOWN

The Fulton County YMCA annual Dinner Dance will be held at the Holiday Inn of Johnstown-Gloversville, 213 Harrison St., from 6 to 9 p.m. The event honors a long time YMCA volunteer and/or staff member. This year’s recipient is Cathleen Abel. The event is a fundraiser for the YMCA and includes dinner, music and auction prizes for $60 per person.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold a Paint and Sip with instructor Brenda Dwyer from 12:30 to 2 p.m. The class is $25 for those who pre-register. Class is limited to 10. For more information, call 661-9932.

MINAVILLE

The Fort Hunter Free Library, 167 Fort Hunter Road, will hold a Preschooler’s Story Hour form 10 to 11 a.m. For more information, call 829-7248 or log on to www.forthunterfreelibrary.com.

Saturday, March 25

AMSTERDAM

The Elks Lodge will hold a Dynasty event at 5 p.m.

BROADALBIN

The eighth annual Fulton Montgomery County Home Show/Craft Fair will be held at the Broadalbin-Perth High School, 100 Bridge St., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $3; children under age 10 are free. All proceeds to benefit the Broadalbin Town Park.

CANAJOHARIE

The Wild Irish Acres Dancers will perform at Arkell Center, 55 Montgomery St., at 1:30 p.m.

FONDA

Montgomery Soil and Water will host a pruning workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn how to prune apple trees and berry bushes for health and appearance. Topics will include timing, tools and live demonstrations. The workshop starts at Sands Flat Orchard, 371 Martin Road, Fonda and ends at Cashin’s Farm, 225 Argersinger Road, Fultonville. To reserve a space, call 853-7013.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Gloversville BID will hold the inaugural Cabin Fever Chili Cook-off at the City National Commons, 8-10 N. Main St., from 1 to 4 p.m. The event will feature local restaurant and state breweries. For more information, call www.gloversvillebid.com.

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

The NYS Children’s Foundation will hold Strike Out Abuse fundraiser at Kelly’s Imperial Bowling Center at 1 p.m. All proceeds benefit the local crisis center and food pantry.

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM

Minutiae Episodes 4 and 5 will be performed and recorded at the Amsterdam United Methodist Church, 347 Golf Course Road, from 3 to 4 p.m. Minutiae is an original radio drama series by Jay Towne.

Sunday, March 26

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold Music in Our Libraries: Mohawk Valley Chamber Ensembles at 2 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library will hold Makerspace: Tinkerlab Jewelry Making Series: Bracelet from 6 to 8 p.m.

BROADALBIN

The eighth annual Fulton Montgomery County Home Show/Craft Fair will be held at the Broadalbin-Perth High School, 100 Bridge St., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $3; children under age 10 are free. All proceeds to benefit the Broadalbin Town Park.

Monday, March 27

AMSTERDAM

The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., will host bingo starting at 1:30 p.m.

AMSTERDAM

A women’s cancer support group will meet at St. Mary’s Healthcare Education Classroom, first floor, 427 Guy Park Ave., at 7 p.m. For more information, call Evelyn Bianchi at 843-0720.

AMSTERDAM

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold an Acoustic Cafe with Michelle King from 1 to 2 p.m. Cost is $5 for those who pre-register. Limit is 15 people.

ST. JOHNSVILLE

The Margaret Reaney Memorial Library, 19 Kingsbury Ave., will hold Color Me Calm with Conversation, an adult coloring group, will be held at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Library Director Dawn Lamphere at 568-7822.

Tuesday, March 28

AMSTERDAM

The St. Michael’s Polish Club will hold their monthly meeting at 7:05 p.m. Updates on plans for the 125th anniversary will be discussed. Tentative date is Saturday, Sept. 16.

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

CANAJOHARIE

The Capital Repertory Theatre will present They Built America: The Workers of the Erie Canal at the Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 29

GLOVERSVILLE

The Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will hold a Safety Course on construction from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m and on March 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This OSHA 10-hour course focuses on understanding what OSHA requires of businesses in construction, the major workplace risks for injury and proactive strategies for reducing risk of injury. Cost is $150 per attendee. For more information, call Tom Poquette at 774-8257.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold Basket Weaving: Japanese Round Basket from 4 to 6 p.m. The class will teach students to make a basket. No prior weaving experience needed. The class is suitable for ages 13 and up, and costs $25 plus a $5 fee for materials.

Thursday, March 30

AMSTERDAM

The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will hold free Tax Filing Assistance from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Bring a copy of last year’s tax return, photo identification, birth dates and social security numbers for spouse and dependents, proof of income (wages, interest and dividend statements), Affordable Healthcare Statements, health insurance and exemption certificate, information on any credits that are being claimed, bank account and routing numbers, and prior year AGI or self select pin. For more information, call 518-842-1080.

AMSTERDAM

The John J. Wyzszomirski American Legion Post 701, 123 W. Main St., will hold an executive board meeting at 7:05 p.m. Updates on renovations will be discussed. All board members required to attend.

GLOVERSVILLE

The Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will hold a Safety Course on construction from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This OSHA 10 hour course focuses on understanding what OSHA requires of businesses in construction, the major workplace risks for injury and proactive strategies for reducing risk of injury. Cost is $150 per attendee. For more information, call Tom Poquette at 774-8257.

MAYFIELD

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, will hold Frozen Charlotte Wearable Art, from 6 to 8 p.m. Art students will learn how to create their own “Frozen Charlotte” pin. The class is $25 for those who pre-register and $30 at the door. To register, call 661-9932.

Friday March 31

GLOVERSVILLE

Flame, Lexington’s rock band will perform a Rock for Abilities concert at Lexington’s facility, 127 East State St., from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $5. The concert is part of the Lexington Give Back initiative and the proceeds will go to fund Flame’s new recording studio at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts. For more information, contact Maria Nestle, Flame’s manager, at 661-9932, ext. 164 or [email protected]

GLOVERSVILLE

A Paint ’n Sip II will be held at the Gloversfville Senior Center, 53 Church St., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event is a fundraiser to benefit the Cat Sanctuary and Information Center. All art materials will be supplied. There is a limit of 50 participants and reservations are required. The fee is $25 to be paid in advance. To make a reservation, contact Lenora Evans at 705-1722.

JOHNSTOWN

The Fifth Friday Speaker series will be held at the Holiday Inn, 308 N. Comrie Ave., from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guest speaker Philip Morris, Proctors Theater CEO, will discuss “On Culture and Mushrooms.” RSVP by March 24 to the FM Foundation office at 518-736-3622, ext. 8020 or email [email protected]

April 1

AMSTERDAM

The Relay for Life team, Wendy’s Warriors, will hold a Vendor/Craft Show at the Riverfront Center from 11 to 4 p.m. For more information, call Marion at 829-7371.

GALWAY

The Galway Lioness Club of Lions District 20-Y2 will host the seventh annual Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Galway High School, 5317 Sacandaga Road. The free Craft Fair will several crafters and a variety of items for sale. Proceeds will benefit the Galway Lioness Club Community Fund, which also includes the Crisis Fund.

JOHNSTOWN

Connecting Our Generations Health Expo will be held at the Johnstown Area Community Center and Johnstown Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will provide information and demonstrations from Fulton and Montgomery agencies that provide health, wellness, support, assistance, safety and fun. For more information, call Andrea Fettinger at 518-736-5650.

JOHNSTOWN

Fulton-Montgomery Community College, 2805 Route 67, will hold Romania! ASL Comedy Show at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and free for kids under age 12.

NELLISTON

The Valley Alliance Church, State Highway 5, will hold a free clothing give-away from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church. Doors open at 8:45 a.m.

Sunday, April 2

FONDA

The Fonda-Fultonville High School Class of 2019 will present Breakfast with the Easter Bunny from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Johnstown Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave. Enjoy breakfast, crafts and games. Get a picture taken with the Easter Bunny. Egg huns are scheduled at 9 and 10 a.m., weather permitting. The cost is $6 per adult, $4 per child ages 3 to 12, and free for children ages 2 and younger. The event is a fundraiser for the class of 2019. For tickets, contact Megan at 844-9938 or email [email protected]

Tuesday, April 4

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.

Thursday, April 6

JOHNSTOWN

The Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold its 2017 Business Expo at the Johnstown Moose Club, 109 S. Comrie Ave., from 4 to 7 p.m. For  more information, call 725-0641.

Saturday, April 8

The Amsterdam United Methodist Church, Golf Course Road, will hold a free Children’s Easter Egg Hunter and Pancake Breakfast from 8:30 to 10 a.m. The event will include a pancake breakfast, egg hunt, songs and more. Open to all children accompanied by an adult up to sixth grade. Pre-register by April 4 by calling the church office at 843-2611.

Monday, April 10

ST. JOHNSVILLE

The Margaret Reaney Memorial Library, 19 Kingsbury Ave., will hold Color Me Calm with Conversation, an adult coloring group, will be held at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Library Director Dawn Lamphere at 568-7822.

Tuesday, April 11

BROADALBIN

The Knights of Columbus will host bingo in the St. Joseph’s Parish Center at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets are sold at 6:15 p.m.