With some blank spots on the Thurman ballot, voters can write in a desired name if they choose. Ask at your polling place for instructions on how to do this. Linda Griswold has withdrawn from the town board race for health reasons. Polls are open from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Call a neighbor or friend if you need a ride to go and vote or call 623-3580. The Thurman town hall will be closed on election day. Notice
The last day to file for your STAR rebate check is Nov. 30. For more information, call 623-4593. Sugar Loaf Seniors
The November meeting has been changed to Nov. 14. Bring a covered dish to go with the turkey meal that starts at 6 p.m. Election of officers for the new year will follow. Members who wish to attend the Christmas party on Dec. 2 at 1,000 Acres Ranch should sign up. Remember to turn clocks back one hour on Saturday night! Pre-register your toddlers for a special Mommie and Me trip on Nov. 7 to visit the llamas. The group should meet at 9:45 a.m. at the town hall to depart. Christmas bazaar
Call Helen at 623-2909 or Tina at 623-3953 to reserve a table for your sale items at the Christmas Bazaar at the Thurman town hall on Nov. 24. Donations are being taken for Billy Arnold II who was injured in a chainsaw accident. He was in the hospital for nearly two weeks and will be out of work for some time. Thurman Town Clerk Nancy Beadnell will be accepting any donations at her office to help the family out. The Gleaning food distribution will be on Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 11 a.m. at the town hall. The Thurman Volunteer Fire Company meets on Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. at the firehouse. Meetings are open to the public. Residents over 60 are are invited to take a free bus service to Glens Falls on Friday, Nov. 9. Call Laura by Wednesday at 623-9281. The Southern Adirondack Four Wheeler Club meets on Friday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. at the town hall. Attention senior citizens in Hague and Bolton - the Office for the Aging will be in your area on Monday, Nov. 5 with the HEAP outreach program. Contact your town hall for information. The program will be in Thurman on Nov. 28. Nov. 8 is the last day to get your full shoebox for Operation Christmas Child in to the town hall for children overseas who have so little. Cemetery dues are once again due, for only $2 per unused, reserved lot. Make checks to Cemetery Committee, PO Box 47, Athol, 12819. Flu and pneumonia clinic at the town hall on Nov. 15. Note change
The Thurman Baptist Church will be holding its annual Harvest Supper at the Thurman Town Hall on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. Political signs are being taken which is unlawful. Personals
Happy belated birthday to Elizabeth Kennedy who celebrated on Oct. 29 and Hiram Kennedy on Nov. 2. John Haskell and Cindy Belden celebrate a birthday on Nov. 3, John Germain, Robin Harrison, Patrick Somers, Lareta Stewart on Nov. 4, Anita Zuschlag, Michele Olden and Bill Rounds on Nov. 5, Roseann LaFarr, Randy Gilbert and Bernie Monroe on Nov. 6, Kyle Keller, Zina McDonald, Cheryl Chase, John Kenyon and Jim Ligon on Nov. 7, Anne Mosher on Nov. 8 and Chuck Johnston on Nov. 9. Clarence and Daisy Alger celebrate 39 years on Nov. 8. June and larry Germain want to thank the Johnsburg EMS for their response. Gail and Jim Needham and Sondra and Doug enjoyed a scenic train ride, leaving and returning to Hadley with a two hour layover in North Creek. Get well wishes are out to Billy Arnold, Herma Baker, Mary Leigh, Barb Keene, Larry Germain, Tom Needham and Floyd Planty. Help fill the 50 or so Christmas baskets by baking a few extra cookies, cupcakes, muffins or other goodies. Baskets and small gifts are delivered to folks who are alone on the holidays. Call 623-2909 or 3953.