An old fashioned Christmas party and gift exchange will be on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 5:30 p.m. for the members and friends of the John Thurman Historical Society. They will have a pot luck covered dish dinner along with the annual business meeting. Correction
Cemetery lot dues are $2, not $42 as previously reported. Halloween winners were Nick Springer and Kaytlyn Constantineau. Fun night
The YMCA is hosting a free family fun night on Friday, Dec. 7 from 7-9 p.m. All area families are invited for an evening of fun, swimming, sports, crafts and more. Call 793-3878 to let them know your childrens ages. The Thurman Volunteer Fire Company meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at the firehouse. Members and visitors are welcome. The Mommie and Me group will meet on Wednesday Dec. 5 at 10 a.m. at the youth building. Pre-schoolers will be making a craft item for Christmas. Moms and little ones are invited. Call Tobie at 4007. The annual childrens Christmas party is Dec. 15 at the town hall from 1-3 p.m. The committee is hoping that Santa will stop by, and they could use some volunteers to bake cookies for him! Call 2249 or 2931. Please let us know what you can do to help with the Thurman Christmas baskets that will be packed and delivered on Dec. 15 at the EMS building. Call 2909 or 3953. The Gleaning free food program will be at the town hall on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 11 a.m. The Quilting Group meets at the town hall on Friday, Dec. 7 at 6:30 p.m. The southern Adirondack Four Wheeler Club meets on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. at the town hall. Seniors
The Sugar Loaf Mountain Seniors had 33 members enjoy a turkey dinner at the club on Nov. 14 at the town hall. Thanks to Cal Engle for cooking the big bird! Officers were elected and Norma Galusha will be the new president, Irene Hall vice president, George Chonko, treasurer, Myrtle Buyce, secretary. Annual dues are still $10. The Christmas party and gift exchange will be at 1,000 Acres Ranch on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. Starting in January, the next three meetings will be held on a Saturday at noon. The group took up a collection for Billy Arnold at the November meeting and would like to wish him a speedy recovery. For information on joining the club, call Norma at 9425. Personals
Happy anniversary to Walt and Marilyn Baker, for 33 years on Dec. 1 and Theresa and Jon Moyer, celebrating on Dec. 6. Happy birthday to Jay Siletti on Dec. 2; Goldie Hitchcock turns 100 on Dec. 3; Kelly Schmidt, Eric Ross and Bonnie Bills on Dec. 4; Brittany Lawrence, Doris Fish and Ed Brown on Dec. 5, Carley Pelekai and Samantha Rogers on Dec. 6 and Dave Gorr and Howard Tucker Sr. on Dec. 7. Word has been received on the passing of Claire Beckmann on Saturday, Nov. 10 at her home in West Palm Beach, Fla. She was well known in the area and spent a lot of time at her summer cottage near Garnet Lake. A memorial service will be held locally in the spring. Over the fence
Goldie Hitchcocks 100th birthday celebration will be at Ashes Hotel on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. Please bring a covered dish to pass. Is there anyone who would like older snowmobiles, cowls, etc. to work on? Call before 8 p.m. at 623-2580. A tentative budget meeting was held at the town hall on Oct. 25, with just a few changes made.