What a beautiful Saturday for all the different events.
Rollin Swinton was taken to Glens Falls Hospital from Indian River Nursing Home on Thursday when he had a lot of fluid buildup. He was happy to have family visit him on Sunday.
RoseAnne Fogarty, Perry Smith and their daughter, Meg, had an open house for their Edwards Hill Friends and other family members to their House Warming of the “Spring Hill” rehab on Friday afternoon. It was great to sit on the screened in porch and see the beautiful Crane Mt. view.
Nikki Conlon and sons, Aaron and Ian, enjoyed a week’s vacation in Vermont to celebrate Aaron’s 15th birthday. On Saturday night, Aaron camped with his Dad, Alonzo and on Sunday enjoyed a family gathering at Aaron’s home.
More than 60 people enjoyed attending the Dalaba Reunion at Camp Triumph on Saturday. Everyone enjoyed the food, pictures and stories of old. Several hiked to the lean-tos while several boys enjoyed climbing trees. Folks from the state of Michigan were there plus: Schroon Lake, Fort Ann, Albany, Granville, Pottersville, North Creek, Johnsburg, Glens Falls and Bakers Mills.
On Sunday, retired Rev. Oliver Dalaba preached at the Sodom Community Church. After church, Oliver and Ginny headed for Massachusetts to Ginny’s sister’s house.
The Weslyan Church in Bakers Mills had a great turnout for their Vacation Bible School last week. The youth enjoyed the Bible stories and activities.
The fundraiser on Wednesday night at Trappers in North Creek was a huge success. It was held by community friends to help with Kraig Millington’s medical bill. Kraig was at Albany Med for seven days.
Also, on Saturday there was a coin drop at the Four Corners in North Creek to help with Kraig’s hospital bill. Thanks to Bruce and Amy Cleveland for planning this event and for those who helped. God bless everyone who stopped to drop in any amount or just a word of encouragement.
Richard and Macarie Swearingin and children, Trinity and Gavin, are happy to be in their own home in Brant Lake.
Zachary Kramar celebrated his 7th birthday with many family and friends on Saturday. He is great-grandson of Rollie and Shirley Cleveland.
Oliver and Ginny Dalaba and son, Curt, were happy to visit Rollie and Shirley Cleveland and to visit Oliver’s sister, Pansy Allen, at Adirondack Manor in Queensbury.
Welcome to our community, Shannon Fonda and her family.
Steven Foote and Stacy Ellis were united in marriage on Saturday, July 17. Stacy is the daughter of Jerry and Sharon Ellis.
VBS will start off on Aug. 4 with a Fiesta Picnic after church at the Sodom Community Church. VBS will be held Aug 6-8 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. the three nights. All youth are welcome.
On Aug. 10 from 1 to 4 p.m., there will be a bead jewelry making program at the Sodom Community Church fellowship Room.
Earl Allen’s Engine Show will be held Aug. 15-17 on Edwards Hill Road in Bakers Mills.
There will be a Flea Market at Tri-County in North Creek on Aug. 3.
Also, don’t forget the North Country Hardship Fund presents Wayne Stock VI starting at noon Aug. 3 at the Ski Bowl in North Creek.
Sorry to hear about the death of Kevin Frasier from Lawrenceville, Ga. He was the son of the late James Frasier and Althea Dalaba Monroe.
Happy Birthday to: Kaleb Persons, Brandon Smith, Tina Thomas, Ken Warrington Jr., Bill Allen (sorry I missed it) and to Aiden Michael Morgan who turned a year old on the 10th, Shasti Conlon, Jack Bacon, Tanya Wemett, John ”Beaner” Cleveland, Nikki Kenyon Conlon, Aidan Millington, Agnes Straight, Billy Warner, Andy Cleveland, Martha Galusha, Grace Heath, Rodney Heath, Mike Wells, Randy Schott Jr., Dezore Cleveland, Kenny Allen Sr., Dawn Hoctor, Corry Ouellette, and Neil Dunkley Jr.
Happy Anniversary to: Ron and Kathy Allen, and Vincent and Paula Nevins.