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Vacation Bible Camp—Vacation Bible Camp will be held from 8:45 a.m. to noon July 23 through July 27 at Christ Church United Methodist, 54 Bay St.

Journey through Shipwrecked Island and learn you can survive and thrive with God. There will be science, games, crafted and more. Children will make a presentation on July 27 at 11:45 a.m. followed by a celebration lunch. Bring a friend.

It is optional, but appreciated if children bring nonperishable lunchbox snacks which will be donated to Family Services and distributed to local families in need.

To register or for more information, email


Chicken Barbecue – Hartford Fish and Game will sponsor a chicken barbecue on Sunday at Stewart’s on Route 40 from 11 a.m. until sold out.

The dinner is $10 and includes one-half chicken, baked beans, potato salad, roll and soda; one-half chicken, $6.


Lions Club Bottle Drive – Help the Lions Club continue to serve the needs of the Saratoga Springs community with special emphasis on sight, hearing and diabetes and help the environment by taking part in the year-long bottle drive fundraiser.

Bring all bottles and cans to the user friendly Minogue Beverage Centers at 16 West Ave. and 624 Maple Ave. in Saratoga Springs, 2421 State Route 9, Malta and 266 Quaker Road, Queensbury and donate your receipt to the Lions Club account at the checkout counter.


Honey Luncheon—The Washington County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program will present a honey luncheon at noon Wednesday at Proudfit Hall.

Join Meal Site Manager Cait for lunch, Registered Dietitian Kristin Stewart for “Honey’s Health Benefits” and Argyle Supervisor Bob Henke for a discussion on bees.

Suggested donation is $3 for ages 60 and older; required contribution is $5 for ages 59 and younger.

Reservations are required by Monday. Call Cait at 518-746-2420 ext. 3440.


Summer Stroll – The Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation (SSPF) will offer Summer Stroll Post Time at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Led by Georgia Horner, explore the Saratoga Race Course area along Union Avenue featuring the Reading Rooms, National Museum of Racing, Oklahoma Track and the Fasig-Tipton Humphrey S. Finney Sales Pavilion. The tour is sponsored by The Springwater Bed and Breakfast.

The cost is $5 for SSPF members; $8 for nonmembers. Reservations are encouraged, but not required. For more information or reservations, call 518-587-5030, or email Nicole Babie at


Garden Club Flower Show – The Schuylerville Garden Club will present its National Garden Club Standard Flower Show, “There’s Music in the Air,” from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday in Saratoga Town Hall, 12 Spring St.

There will be Floral Design and Horticulture divisions which will be judged by trained judges. A Photography division will be judged by the people attending the show. All divisions reflect the “Music” theme.

The show will also include plant, glove and bake sales; prizes from a benefit table and youth and special exhibits. A presentation of “Stunning Succulents” will be given at 2:30 p.m. Sunday by Denise Maurer, Rensselaer County Master Gardener and Interior Designer. She will show attendees how to incorporate succulents into homes and landscapes.

Admission and refreshments are free. The public is invited to attend and participate in the show. For more information, visit

Country Dance – Country Round and Square Dance Association will host a dance from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Old Saratoga American Legion on Clancy Street. Music will be provided by The Countrymen. Everyone is welcome. Dress is casual.

Cost: Adults, $7; ages 6 to 17, $2; ages 5 and younger, free.

For more information, call Linda at 518-638-8905 or Sandy at 518-824-3719.


Bronx Zoo Trip—The Moreau Community Center, 144 Main St., is planning a day trip to the Bronx Zoo on July 30. There are still a few seats available and people from all areas are welcome.

The cost is $74 for adults and $70 for children ages 12 and younger. It is a Total Experience ticket which includes: General Admission, 4-D Theatre, Bug Carousel, Butterfly Garden, Children’s Zoo, Congo Gorilla Forest, Jungle World, Wild Asia Monorail and Zoo Shuttle. The motorcoach will leave South Glens Falls at 6 a.m. and depart from the zoo at 4:30 p.m.

If interested and for more information, call the Moreau Community Center at 518-792-6007, Jeanne Gutheil ext. 13 or Vanessa Ross ext. 18.


WIC Clinics – Warren County WIC has scheduled clinics at the following locations:

  • 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, Warren County Municipal Center, Route 9, Queensbury;
  • 2 p.m. Wednesday, Cornell Cooperative Extension, 377 Schroon River Road, Warrensburg;
  • 9:15 a.m. Thursday, Cornell Cooperative Extension, 377 Schroon River Road, Warrensburg.

To schedule an appointment, call 518-761-6425.

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