May 2022

 

Saturday, May 21

Info 12:00 PM04:00 PM

Where: 106 Caroga Lake Shore Rd., Caroga 12032

Cost: Admission: $15 per ticket (ages 13 & up), $10 per ticket (ages 5 - 12), and Free (ages 4 & under) | At Door - Day of at Sherman's Amusement Park

For more information please contact:
Jessica or Toni | 518-725-5956 | events@fcrspca.org
https://fb.me/e/5rmSDtpfY

SAVE THE DATE! IT’S BACK!!!

We are so excited to announce our 8th Annual Chili Cook-off 2.0. will be Saturday, May 21st from noon – 4:00PM at Sherman’s Amusement Park (106 Caroga Lake Shore Rd., Caroga, NY 12032).

Admission: $15 per ticket (ages 13 & up), $10 per ticket (ages 5 – 12), and Free (ages 4 & under) included unlimited tasting of chili, live music by our friends at Cleen Street, great raffles, & carousel rides.

Do YOU think you have the best chili in the area? Enter our contest at: https://fcrspca.networkforgood.com/events/42447-chili-cookoff-registration. $15 to enter which includes admission for one adult.

This event is proudly sponsored by Caroga Arts Collective and Stump City Brewing!

Contact us at events@fcrspca.org if you have any questions!

Info 10:00 AM05:00 PM

Where: Wemple & Edick’s Ice Cream, Wemple and Edicks: 453 NY-334, Johnstown 12095

For more information please contact:
Wemple and Edick's | 518-762-4319
https://www.facebook.com/WempleandEdicks

Come and join us for our First Annual Spring Craft Fair! We will have Food Trucks, Live Music, Crafters ranging from wood working, Treats for your Fur Babies, crochet, soaps, and so much more! And of course in the store we will have all your favorite Ice Creams & Cookies!

 

Info 07:00 PM

Where: The Pines Restaurant and Event Center at Kingsboro Golf Club, 301 North Kingsboro Avenue , Gloversville 12078

For more information please contact:
The Pines Restaurant and Event Center | 518-725-4653 | manager@pinesadk.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/453676919557327

Yacht Masters NY – Upstate NY’s yacht rock tribute band – returns IN PERSON to The Pines Restaurant in Gloversville, NY!
Enjoy the smooth & funky classics from the 1970s and early 80s complete with top notch vocals and attention to detail. FM radio hits at their absolute best. You know EVERY word of EVERY song,
It’s yacht rock, baby, and you love it!

Sunday, May 22

Info 10:00 AM05:00 PM

Where: Wemple & Edick’s Ice Cream, Wemple and Edicks: 453 NY-334, Johnstown 12095

For more information please contact:
Wemple and Edick's | 518-762-4319
https://www.facebook.com/WempleandEdicks

Come and join us for our First Annual Spring Craft Fair! We will have Food Trucks, Live Music, Crafters ranging from wood working, Treats for your Fur Babies, crochet, soaps, and so much more! And of course in the store we will have all your favorite Ice Creams & Cookies!

 

Info 11:00 AM03:00 PM

Where: The Pines Restaurant and Event Center at Kingsboro Golf Club, 301 North Kingsboro Avenue , Gloversville 12078

For more information please contact:
The Pines Restaurant and Event Center | 518-725-4653 | manager@pinesadk.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/751177526084348

Welcome everyone to the “First in Show” Car, Truck and Bike Show – one of the First car shows in Gloversville to rev up the 2022 season.
*** CAR, TRUCK & BIKE SHOW ***
$10 entry fee per vehicle.
Spectators attend for FREE!
Trophies, 50/50, Good Food and Great Music and plenty of F-U-N!
“THANK YOU!” to our trophy sponsors:
~ Micropolis Development Group
~ The Pines Restaurant and Event Center
~ Kingsboro Golf Course
~ AGORA Marketplace
~ The Apothecary by Essentially Simple
~ The (Mini) Happy Mug Cafe
~ Community Outfitters
~ Billy T on the Street/ ©WATPHOTO
~ Colleen’s CARSHOWS AND EVENTS
All money raised will go to the Community Foundation of the Adirondack Foothills (CFADK). The Community Foundation is the annual organizer of the annual “Festival of Hope”, a free Thanksgiving meal that serves a full Thanksgiving meal to thousands in need each year in the Fulton and Montgomery County communities.
We would like to ask everyone to consider making a donation towards the Community Foundations annual fundraising goals.

Tuesday, May 24

Info 11:00 AM12:00 PM

Where: Virtual Event, Comfort of your home 12010

Cost: FREE | https://www.northway.aaa.com/events/your-next-road-trip-begins-aaa

For more information please contact:
Cheryl Simpson | 1-877-222-8283
https://www.northway.aaa.com/events/your-next-road-trip-begins-aaa

Seeing the Value in Your Membership

Join AAA for an informative presentation on:

AAA Digitial Tourbooks: The online guidebook has the same trusted information as the printed TourBooks that have been used for generations in a convenient and easy-to-use format.

AAA Inspections: AAA’s expert inspectors have been evaluating hotels and restaurants across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean for more than 80 years.

AAA Diamond Ratings: Identify which AAA Inspected & Approved hotels and restaurants will provide the best fit for your occasion and budget.

Info 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

A moving meditation practice, Qi Gong helps you clear away emotional stress, develop balance and harmony, and nurture health and vitality from the inside out. Used for over 4,000 years for health maintenance and illness prevention, Qi Gong practice introduces you to the skills and resources needed to treat issues such as fatigue, stress, pain, insomnia and more.

LOCATION: ONLINE

Info 05:30 PM06:30 PM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

*REGISTRATION REQUESTED*

Hands-on fun projects that will spark learning & discovery for ages 8-13.

LOCATION: Youth Activity Room

Info 12:00 PM01:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

Explores the relationship between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

· Examines what happens in a brain affected by Alzheimer’s.

· Details the risk factors for and three general stages of the disease.

· Identifies FDA-approved treatments available to treat some symptoms.

· Looks ahead to what’s on the horizon for Alzheimer’s research.

· Offers helpful Alzheimer’s Association resources.

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078 123078

Cost: 35.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

If this is your first clinic, get step-by-step instruction in how to trace and transfer a favorite photo of a loved one and then blend and layer pastel to create the shadows and light that render their essence. If you are returning, pick up where you left off. A number of these clinics are being offered to give you time to explore the techniques and refine your skills. Sign up for one workshop and see what your progress is, then sign up for another as needed. Two classes will probably be needed to achieve detail. A minimum of two students is needed to hold a class.

Info 10:30 AM11:00 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Erin Gavin | 5187628317 | egavin@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

A Storytime to come listen to books and make a craft to take home.

Info 04:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

We are playing D&D and other role playing games.
Please contact our librarian, Robert, to get started. He can be reached at rweatherby@mvls.info or by messaging the library on Facebook.

Wednesday, May 25

Info 03:00 PM04:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

250 Years and Counting: A Brief History of Fulton County’s Historic Court House. Join us for a presentation by county historian Samantha Hall-Saladino.

Info 06:00 PM07:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Em Hoover | 5187628317 | ehoover@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

Book club exploring LGBTQIA+ stories. This month’s book is Light From Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki.

Info 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078 123078

Cost: 35.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Want to learn how to make your own jewelry; well this is a perfect way to get started. In this class, you will select a charm, cut beads from black rubber square tubing, and assemble them on a flexible wire. Join Brenda as she takes you step by step to create a necklace for yourself or as a gift for a friend or family member.

Thursday, May 26

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 12078

Cost: 35.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Back by popular demand is this chance to render a regional wildflower in watercolor. We will trace and transfer from photos to save time, then let the fun begin. Approximately 5” wide X 7” high. Instructor Cheryl Bielli has a huge collection of photos of Southern Adirondack wildflowers from which she paints and prints her watercolors. Look for similar workshops throughout the summer!

Info 05:30 PM07:30 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 12078

Cost: 50.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Paper shades have been around a long time, most likely beginning with the Chinese lantern. We are offering an opportunity to create your own beautiful pendant using a heavy gauge watercolor paper! All electrical hardware will be included.

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 12078

Cost: 12.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Yoga, beneficial for all levels. Join us for an inward journey where you will learn to practice meditation and yoga! Inspire your heart and ignite your soul. Experience the power of mediating in a like-minded community as you develop a practice that will help you flourish. Chakra (energy) centering, light and essential oils will add to this peaceful and refreshing class. This will be an amazing experience, where you will leave with tools to create balance in your life. Give yourself the gift of a yoga that will last a lifetime!

Info 01:00 PM02:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 12078

Cost: 12.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Yoga | Aimee Dowd | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Yoga, beneficial for all levels. Join us for an inward journey where you will learn to practice meditation and yoga! Inspire your heart and ignite your soul. Experience the power of mediating in a like-minded community as you develop a practice that will help you flourish. Chakra (energy) centering, light and essential oils will add to this peaceful and refreshing class. This will be an amazing experience, where you will leave with tools to create balance in your life. Give yourself the gift of a yoga that will last a lifetime!

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

Join us in person at the Library to hear a story and enjoy a craft or activity!!

LOCATION: Early Literacy Center

Info 01:00 PM02:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

Tech Savvy Virtual Program
Effective Presentations in PowerPoint & Google Slides
https://bit.ly/EffectivePresentations5-26

Info 02:30 PM05:30 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

Come play Nintendo Switch, Magic: The Gathering, or board games. We have a Switch with several multiplayer games to engage with your friends with. This program is meant for people 18 and under.

Friday, May 27

Info 10:00 AM11:30 AM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 123078

Cost: 35.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Join us to learn to paint your own simple yet beautiful stylized flowers!

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

Join us in discussing a novel each month. A new title will be selected each month with copies available for pickup at the circulation desk. This month’s book is The Midnight Library by Matt Haig.

Saturday, May 28

Info 10:30 AM11:30 AM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

*LIMITED RESERVATIONS REQUIRED* http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/G/GVILLE/EKP.cfm?curOrg=GVILLE&curMonth=5&curYear=2022&SelectedDate=5/2/2022#5/2/2022

Reptile Adventure returns to our library!!
Come learn about and see real reptiles in person here at the library!!

LOCATION: Carnegie Room

Monday, May 30

Info 06:00 PM07:00 PM

Where: South Main Street Cemetery, Northville 12134

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Wendy Reu | 518-863-4211 | clerk@villageofnorthville.com
Villageofnorthville.com

The Village of Northville will be hosting a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Main Street Cemetary, across the street from the Methodist Church located at 303 S.Main St.
Rain venue will be inside the Methodist Church.

Tuesday, May 31

Info 06:00 PM08:00 PM

Where: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville 123078

Cost: 35.00 | Paul Nigra Arts Center

For more information please contact:
Maria Nestle | 5186619932 | nestlem@thearclexington.org
www.pncreativeartscenter.org

Perfect for Dad or any other lake lover to start the summer season. Choose from a moored power boat or sailboat and create a semi-silhouette against a backdrop of a setting sun or afterglow. You’ll be amazed at how easy it is when backlighting minimizes details!

Info 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

A moving meditation practice, Qi Gong helps you clear away emotional stress, develop balance and harmony, and nurture health and vitality from the inside out. Used for over 4,000 years for health maintenance and illness prevention, Qi Gong practice introduces you to the skills and resources needed to treat issues such as fatigue, stress, pain, insomnia and more.

LOCATION: ONLINE

Info 05:30 PM06:30 PM

Where: Gloversville Public Library, 58 East Fulton Street, GLOVERSVILLE 12078

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Gloversville Public Library | 5187252819 | gpl@mvls.info
gloversvillelibrary.org

*REGISTRATION REQUESTED*

Hands-on fun projects that will spark learning & discovery for ages 8-13.

LOCATION: Youth Activity Room

Info 10:30 AM11:00 AM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Erin Gavin | 5187628317 | egavin@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

A Storytime to come listen to books and make a craft to take home.

Info 04:00 PM06:00 PM

Where: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S Market Street, Johnstown 12095

Cost: Free

For more information please contact:
Robert Weatherby | 5187628317 | rweatherby@mvls.info
www.johnstownpubliclibrary.info/

We are playing D&D and other role playing games.
Please contact our librarian, Robert, to get started. He can be reached at rweatherby@mvls.info or by messaging the library on Facebook.