Aug
24
Sat
Michael Klockowski Benefit
Aug 24 all-day

Michael Klockowski Benefit

From 4:00PM to 8:00PM

Friends and family of Michael Klockowski are holding a cancer benefit at the North Utica Utica American Legion. Raffles, food, 50-50, and cash bar. Michael has been a local funeral director for over 25, serving our community. Info.: Celeste, 315-734-5405.

Bus Trip

A One Day Bus Trip to visit Genesee Country Village, the largest Living History Museum in New York State, will depart from Clinton and Herkimer. Spend the day exploring their 68 buildings with costumed interpreters spanning through three time periods in the 19th century. There is a hop-on and off trolley to help you see the sites. The cost is $60.00/person and includes your admission. For more information or to sign up, contact the Herkimer County Historical Society at 315-866-6413.

Aug
25
Sun
CNY Writers Workshop
Aug 25 all-day

Linda Guyer Benefit

From 2:00PM to n/a

Friends and family of Linda Guyer are holding a benefit for Linda, who was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. It’ll be held at the Mohawk American Legion. Food, Chinese Auction, raffles. $10 adults, $5 children 6-16, 5 & under free.

CNY Writers Workshop

From 3:00PM to n/a

Join the poets and fiction writers of the Central New York Writers' Workshop for a reading at the Windfall Dutch Barn, 2009 Clinton Rd., Cherry Valley. See the website windfalldutchbarn.com for specific directions. Among the readers are (Paul Lamar, Hilda Wilcox, Terry Berkson, Bob Bensen, Ginnah Howard, Julie Suarez Hayes, Bertha Rogers, Sue Spivack, Mary Ann Whelan, Linda Greenwald, Margaret Bryant. Each reading will be for about 6 or 7 minutes. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free, but contributions towards the upkeep of the Barn are appreciated. Contact Paul Lamar at erle45@yahoo.com if you have questions.

Linda Guyer Benefit
Aug 25 all-day

Linda Guyer Benefit

From 2:00PM to n/a

Friends and family of Linda Guyer are holding a benefit for Linda, who was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. It’ll be held at the Mohawk American Legion. Food, Chinese Auction, raffles. $10 adults, $5 children 6-16, 5 & under free.

CNY Writers Workshop

From 3:00PM to n/a

Join the poets and fiction writers of the Central New York Writers' Workshop for a reading at the Windfall Dutch Barn, 2009 Clinton Rd., Cherry Valley. See the website windfalldutchbarn.com for specific directions. Among the readers are (Paul Lamar, Hilda Wilcox, Terry Berkson, Bob Bensen, Ginnah Howard, Julie Suarez Hayes, Bertha Rogers, Sue Spivack, Mary Ann Whelan, Linda Greenwald, Margaret Bryant. Each reading will be for about 6 or 7 minutes. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free, but contributions towards the upkeep of the Barn are appreciated. Contact Paul Lamar at erle45@yahoo.com if you have questions.

Aug
26
Mon
State Fair Bus Trip
Aug 26 all-day

State Fair Bus Trip

A One Day Bus Trip to the New York State Fair will depart from Herkimer and Clinton. On this day, seniors 60 years and over are admitted to the Fair free and Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone will be playing at Chevy Court. The cost is $35.00/person. For more information or to sign up, contact the Herkimer County Historical Society at 315-866-6413.

Aug
31
Sat
FREE Senior Portraits
Aug 31 all-day

FREE Senior Portraits

From 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Our giving community does it again! Forever Images by Jessica is offering FREE senior portraits to those in need, at Brookwood Park in Herkimer. For more info., see the event on Facebook, Free Senior Portrait Day.

Poker Run & Chinese Auction

From 11:00AM to 6:00PM

There’s a Poker Run and Chinese Auction in memory of Denise Carrigan-Kraszewski, to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care of New Hartford. It begins and ends at the Ilion Snowdrifters. The Poker Run includes ride, auction and food. Cost is $15 or $25 per couple. All vehicles welcome. Prizes, raffles, music, food.

Justine Nightingale Benefit

From 1:00PM to 6:00PM

A chicken barbecue benefit for Justine Nightingale will be held at the Canajoharie Moose Lodge. Justine is all of 2 years old and has several medical issues. They’ll have other food, raffles, horseshoe tournament and a 50-50. More info on Facebook

Justine Nightingale Benefit
Aug 31 all-day

FREE Senior Portraits

From 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Our giving community does it again! Forever Images by Jessica is offering FREE senior portraits to those in need, at Brookwood Park in Herkimer. For more info., see the event on Facebook, Free Senior Portrait Day.

Poker Run & Chinese Auction

From 11:00AM to 6:00PM

There’s a Poker Run and Chinese Auction in memory of Denise Carrigan-Kraszewski, to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care of New Hartford. It begins and ends at the Ilion Snowdrifters. The Poker Run includes ride, auction and food. Cost is $15 or $25 per couple. All vehicles welcome. Prizes, raffles, music, food.

Justine Nightingale Benefit

From 1:00PM to 6:00PM

A chicken barbecue benefit for Justine Nightingale will be held at the Canajoharie Moose Lodge. Justine is all of 2 years old and has several medical issues. They’ll have other food, raffles, horseshoe tournament and a 50-50. More info on Facebook

Poker Run & Chinese Auction
Aug 31 all-day

FREE Senior Portraits

From 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Our giving community does it again! Forever Images by Jessica is offering FREE senior portraits to those in need, at Brookwood Park in Herkimer. For more info., see the event on Facebook, Free Senior Portrait Day.

Poker Run & Chinese Auction

From 11:00AM to 6:00PM

There’s a Poker Run and Chinese Auction in memory of Denise Carrigan-Kraszewski, to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care of New Hartford. It begins and ends at the Ilion Snowdrifters. The Poker Run includes ride, auction and food. Cost is $15 or $25 per couple. All vehicles welcome. Prizes, raffles, music, food.

Justine Nightingale Benefit

From 1:00PM to 6:00PM

A chicken barbecue benefit for Justine Nightingale will be held at the Canajoharie Moose Lodge. Justine is all of 2 years old and has several medical issues. They’ll have other food, raffles, horseshoe tournament and a 50-50. More info on Facebook

Sep
6
Fri
Brooks BBQ for Masonic Lodge Charities
Sep 6 all-day

Brooks BBQ for Masonic Lodge Charities

From 3:00PM to 7:00PM

Location: Masonic Lodge, 34 Division St, Amsterdam

For the benefit of the Amsterdam Masonic Lodge Charities Foundation. Chicken and Rib dinners. 3pm until sold out.

Phone: 5189562397

Sep
7
Sat
Erie Canal Beer and Wine Festival
Sep 7 all-day

Truck & Tractor Pulls

From 10:00AM to n/a

Who’s ready for more tractor and truck pullin’ fun!!?? The East Herkimer Sno Riders present many classes, plus enhanced tractors and hot farm tractors, to benefit “Hookin’ for Leo.” All pullers welcome. They’re also looking for sponsors for the pulls. Food, chinese auction, and 50-50!  1355 Shells Bush Road in Little Falls. For more info., find them on Facebook: the East Herkimer Sno Riders.

Sir William Johnson Seniors Fundraiser

From 12:00PM to 3:00PM

Location: Fort Johnson Village Hall

The Sir William Johnson seniors are having a fundraiser at Fort Johnson Village Hall. A hot dog lunch and make your own sundae for $5 with lots of raffles and door prizes.

Hartwick Country Living Festival

From 1:00PM to 6:30PM

Location: Kallan Field on Wells Ave. in Hartwick NY

A celebration of country living to include a large number of vendors will do demonstrations and have goods for sale. Pumpkin Patch & Farmers Market. Otsego County Dairy Promotion Team. NY Cornhole will host a cornhole tournament. Sign up in advance or on day of! Wagon Rides. Local Food and Beer. A day of fun for all ages! Will be followed by a talent show hosted by the 4H Theatre Club.

Website: www.townofhartwick.org

Phone: 6072938123

Erie Canal Beer and Wine Festival

From 2:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: Erie Canal Campground, 44 Bridge St St. Johnsville

Unlimited tastings and souvenir glass. Partial proceeds to benefit homeless veterans. General Admission $40, VIP just $20 more 3-6PM, VIP at 2PM. www.ecbwf.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ErieCanalBeerWineFest/

Phone: 5186203435

Hartwick Country Living Festival
Sep 7 all-day

Truck & Tractor Pulls

From 10:00AM to n/a

Who’s ready for more tractor and truck pullin’ fun!!?? The East Herkimer Sno Riders present many classes, plus enhanced tractors and hot farm tractors, to benefit “Hookin’ for Leo.” All pullers welcome. They’re also looking for sponsors for the pulls. Food, chinese auction, and 50-50!  1355 Shells Bush Road in Little Falls. For more info., find them on Facebook: the East Herkimer Sno Riders.

Sir William Johnson Seniors Fundraiser

From 12:00PM to 3:00PM

Location: Fort Johnson Village Hall

The Sir William Johnson seniors are having a fundraiser at Fort Johnson Village Hall. A hot dog lunch and make your own sundae for $5 with lots of raffles and door prizes.

Hartwick Country Living Festival

From 1:00PM to 6:30PM

Location: Kallan Field on Wells Ave. in Hartwick NY

A celebration of country living to include a large number of vendors will do demonstrations and have goods for sale. Pumpkin Patch & Farmers Market. Otsego County Dairy Promotion Team. NY Cornhole will host a cornhole tournament. Sign up in advance or on day of! Wagon Rides. Local Food and Beer. A day of fun for all ages! Will be followed by a talent show hosted by the 4H Theatre Club.

Website: www.townofhartwick.org

Phone: 6072938123

Erie Canal Beer and Wine Festival

From 2:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: Erie Canal Campground, 44 Bridge St St. Johnsville

Unlimited tastings and souvenir glass. Partial proceeds to benefit homeless veterans. General Admission $40, VIP just $20 more 3-6PM, VIP at 2PM. www.ecbwf.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ErieCanalBeerWineFest/

Phone: 5186203435