Activities slated at Horace J. Inman Senior Center

AMSTERDAM — The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave. will offer the following activities: • Mondays: Total Fitness at 10:15 a.m.; Table Games at 11:30 a.m. • Tuesdays: Rise N Shine Exercise at 8:30 a.m., Bridge at 11 a.m.; Mahjong at 12:30 p.m. • Wednesdays: Yoga Stretch at 9 a.m. Kitchen open for lunch from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (all meals are less than $5). Bingo (open to the public) first game at 1:45 p.m. • Thursdays: Zumba Gold at 8:45 a.m., Woodcarvers at 10 a.m.; Pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Nature club meets at 7 p.m.…
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MLK Day service in Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE — Twin City Council of Churches and Interfaith Community will host an in-person and livestream meeting at 10 a.m. on Jan. 17 at the First Congregational UCC, 31 E. Fulton St. to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Lashawn Hawkins will be the principal speaker. The meeting will be open to the public, masks are required, or view the livestream via Zoom, Facebook Live, and YouTube live. To join the Zoom meeting, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86139333670?pwd=SU9VVFJ4TTlxZktheEd2b2tDMWNzUT09 • Meeting ID: 861 3933 3670 • Passcode: 962910 • One tap mobile +19292056099,,86139333670#,,,,*962910# US (New York) • Dial by your location: +1 929…
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History of broom industry eyed

FORT HUNTER — Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site will host several online programs this winter on a variety of history related topics. Presentations will be offered in two series: Lunchbox Lessons and the Third Thursday Lectures. Both series will be offered live online and most will be recorded for later viewing on YouTube. On Jan. 11, the Lunchbox Lesson at noon will feature site staff discussing the importance and history of broom manufacturing in the Fort Hunter area. On Jan. 20, Patrick Reynolds from the Oneida County Historical Society will discuss Jesse Williams and the Cheese Factory System at 7…
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Library program slated Jan. 19

FORT PLAIN — When the Fort Plain Free Library’s Local History Round Table convenes on Wednesday, Jan. 19, out-of-towners can participate virtually during the live session at the 19 Willett St. library. So dig out those family histories, scrapbooks, vintage photos, post cards, and mementos and get ready to share them, a news release said. The group is facilitated by Rob Carter and local historian Eileen Chambers on the third Wednesday of each month stating at 6:30 p.m. The library is located at the corner of River and Willett streets. Call 518-993-4646 for information, help with the Zoom app or…
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