Tag Archives: Mark Skinner Library

Community Calendar 9/19/13

  Thursday September 19   Singers Needed ARGYLE September rehearsals are already underway in Fellowship Hall of Argyle Presbyterian Church for the annual, Nov. 1 concert to benefit Operation Santa Claus. Joyce Durkee directs, with Sariah Ashton accompanying. For information on rehearsal times and place call Betty Reynolds at 638-8250. The church also announced that […]

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Community Calendar 7/25/13

  Thursday July 25   Chili Cook-Off KILLINGTON The First Annual Killington Chili Cook-Off will be held on Thursday, July 25. Compete with your finest chili, or taste the competitors’ creations. Information: www.discoverkillington.com.   Book Readings MANCHESTER Children’s book author Gordon McClellan will read from his picture books at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, […]

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Community Calendar 7/18/13

  Thursday July 18   Canine Skills MANCHESTER Kellie and her Jack Russell Terrier, Olive, will demonstrate the canine sport of agility on an obstacle course for dogs, along with fun training tricks and obedience skills, on Thursday, July 18, at the Mark Skinner Library, 48 West Road in Manchester. Children must be accompanied by […]

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Community Calendar 5/16/13

  Thursday May 16   Museum ABCs BENNINGTON The Bank of Bennington will sponsor a free Museum ABCs program for ages 3 to 5, “The ABCs of Architecture,” at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, at the Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street, Route 9. This story hour will include a monthly topic, visits to galleries […]

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Community Calendar 3/21/13

  Thursday March 21   Skidmore Symposium SARATOGA SPRINGS A “Pop Art, Printmaking & Protest” symposium will be held on Thursday and Friday, March 21 and 22, at Skidmore College’s Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery in Saratoga Springs. Information: www.skidmore.edu/tang.   Preschool Play MANCHESTER A free Preschool Playtime will be offered from 11 to […]

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Community Calendar 2/21/13

  Thursday February 21   Birds Workshop GRANVILLE Children age five and older are welcome to learn about birds of N.Y. and Vt. and their songs at a workshop to be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Pember Museum. Fee: $5. Register by Feb. 15 by calling 518-642-1515.   […]

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Community Calendar 12/27/12

Thursday December 27 Children’s Activity GLENS FALLS The World Awareness Children’s Museum in Glens Falls will offer a European Holiday Traditions activity for ages 6 to 11 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27 and 28. Sweden and Mexico will be the focus on Thursday, Russia and Finland on Friday. Cost/registration: […]

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Community Calendar 9/13/12

  Thursday September 13   Bow Hunter Course HARTFORD Registrations are requested by Thursday, Sept. 13, for a Home Study Bow Hunter Safety Education Course that will be offered from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 24 and 25, at the Hartford Fish and Game Club. Information/registration: John Durling at 894-9385, or […]

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Community Calendar 8/9/12

  Thursday August 9   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.   Butterfly Program SCHUYLERVILLE The […]

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Community Calendar 8/2/12

  Thursday July 26   Bluegrass Festival DANBY The Green Mountain Climbers Snowmobile Club will host an “Olde Country & Bluegrass Festival” Thursday through Saturday, July 26 to 28, at Powers Field in Danby. Featured will be several bands each day (bring a chair; performances 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to 10 […]

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Classifieds 05/27/14

Hampton Firehouse sale looms

Hampton firehouse

By Joshua Bassett Barring someone petitioning for a public referendum within 30 days of May 20, the Hampton Town Board […]

Whitehall Elementary honors fallen heroes

Winners of the citizenship awards

By Dan King Although the weather started chilly on Thursday, it turned nice just in time for the annual Whitehall […]

Huge turnout for Whitehall parade

Charles Austin and Henry Gurney escort Cathy Aiken to place the wreath

By Dan King “I didn’t even know there were this many people in Whitehall,” a spectator said as he watched […]

Granville High School honors fallen soldiers

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By Joshua Bassett Granville High School’s gym was quiet Friday afternoon as many gathered there to give thanks to the […]

Hot dog contest next weekend

By Joshua Bassett After a one-year hiatus, the “What’s Up Dawgs Hot Dawg Eating Contest” is back. The event will […]

Hundreds join in Granville parade

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By Joshua Bassett Hundreds gathered Monday on Granville’s Main Street and in Veterans Park to honor and celebrate those lost […]

Car rally to boast more than just cars

According to organizers of the Penrhyn Engine Co. Car Rally in Middle Granville, they’ve seen it all over the years. […]

Beauty will be rewarded

The Slate Valley Garden Club is taking submissions for the organization’s annual beautification awards from now until August. Anyone with […]

Pratts question Hampton coverage

By Joshua Bassett During the public participation portion of a Hampton Town Board meeting last week, Arnie Pratt and his […]

Slate Valley Museum to host ‘spring tasting’

By Laura McCusker The Slate Valley Museum in Granville will host its first-ever Spring Tasting on the Alley on Saturday, […]

Granville FFA goes to convention

Granville FFA Convention pic

By Tara Cook New York State FFA 2014-2015 vice-president Seth Browe, was elected to be the 2015-2016 District 3 FFA […]

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