We’re coming to a busy Columbus Day weekend. Stay safe on the roads, the Leaf Peepers will be out and many yards sales are usually happening.
Saturday, October 12, BRASS, the Boquet River Association is hosting a Cookie Run to benefit the organization. This four mile run begins and ends at the intersection of NYS Route 22 and County Route 10. Registration is at 9 a.m. at the Dogwood Bakery in Wadhams, each entry receives a delicious freshly baked cookie for that last minute energy boost. The entry fee is $10, the run starts at 10 a.m., category winners are awarded a homemade pie, overall female and male winners will receive a BRASS Hat to proudly wear. If interested contact Jeff Kelly at 546-4056 to pre-register or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Elizabethtown Social Center is adding another Zumba class to their schedule. This new class will be directed for seniors or those interested in a low impact exercise session on Wednesdays at 10 a.m., each class is $8 or sign up for five classes for $25. An October special of unlimited classes for the month is $30, check their website www.elizabethtownsocialcenter.org for dates and times or call 873-6408 to sign-up.
Credit Union Week is the week of Oct. 14 at Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union. On Tuesday, Oct. 15, they’ll be serving cider and donuts at all branches, then on Friday, Oct. 18, a free Barbeque lunch at 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. These events are open to the public, not just members. There are many other activities in Ticonderoga.
Also, looking ahead to next Friday, Oct. 18, there are two other events around town. Horace Nye is having a Craft Show. The Ladies of the Church of the Good Shepherd are holding their annual Country Craft Fair from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the parish hall on Williams Street. Many gifts, handmade by the church ladies, along with bake goods and a harvest table full of goodies from the garden and orchard. Come have a Michigan lunch, while shopping for some fall items or early Christmas gifts. Tickets are on sale now for an excellent raffle.