“Come Together” is a family fun Fort Plain community project in Haslett Park. There’s a hot dog & watermelon eating contest, games, Chinese auction, bounce house, dunk tank, and more! Find out more on their Facebook event.
33rd Annual Charity Airshow at clubs flying site, 144 Knoblauch Rd in Johnstown (Behind Roger's Family Orchard). This event is the club's effort to give back to the community. All proceeds from the gate and Saturday's Silent Auction will benefit the "Warm the Children" program which supports the community by providing new, warm winter clothing to local families with children in need. Follow signs on Route 29 west of Johnstown. The airshow is open to the from 9 am to 4 pm both days. There is suggested donation of $5.00 per person with children under 12 admitted free. Parking is free. Refreshments will be available. For more info visit our website.
14th Annual Swap and Formal Meet of the Chapter will be held again this year on the grounds of the Mabee Farm on Route 5S in Rotterdam Junction. Attendees come from throughout the Northeast as well as local members and the general public are welcome. There is no admission fee and no fee to display/buy/sell/trade. The event includes the buying, selling and trading of antique and classic outboard motors, boats and related items from attendees/vendors. There will be food available for a donation for morning coffee and donuts and lunch at noontime. The swap meet is held in an Antiques Roadshow type atmosphere and interested parties can get parts, advice and resources for their old outboard motors and boats, as well as an outlet to bring their motors to put them in the hands of a collector who can restore it. There will be judging of motors in several categories.
The Pierstown Grange, 137 Weddersspoon Hollow Road, Cooperstown, off Route 80, is having a chicken barbecue, Saturday, August 17th, starting at 4:30. Eat in or take out. With mac salad, cole slaw, corn on the cob, lemonade and dessert! $12.00 adults, children $7.00.
Location: Rescue Mission, Thrifty Shopper (New Hartford Shopping Center)
Our entire store (excluding appliances and new Simmons furniture) will be 50% off. Come shop and help us change lives!