CRAFT SHOW FOR HUMANE SOCIETY
Craft Show to Benefit the Herkimer Co. Humane Society
Held at the Ilion Moose Lodge, Barringer Road, Ilion
Basket raffles, 50/50 raffles, vendor raffles and more! Interested vendors may call 520-3112 for more information.
Rummage, plant and bake sale
The Cold Brook United Methodist Church at 467 Main Street in Cold Brook is having a rummage sale with plenty of plants and baked goods as well. Love to see you there!
Canajoharie Farmers Market
Every Saturday at Atwell Museum parking lot in Canajoharie on Erie street. Come sample local goat milk cheese , vegetables, meat, eggs, handmade goat milk soap and all natural dog treats.
"Fall in Love" Cat Adoption Clinic
It's finally fall, the perfect time to cozy up to a new furry best friend! Come visit our clinic at Aubuchon Hardware in Herkimer and fall in love with one of our cats and kittens looking for a home. For more information call Faye at 823-0239. Sponsored by Helping Animals Live Organization.
Auction/pick your own pumpkin Mohawk Antiques Mall
Come visit our auction and pick your own pumpkin day at the Mohawk Antiques Mall, 100 East Main Street in Mohawk. It's indoors, with free parking, and concessions. Children are invited to come prior to the auction and pick out a free pumpkin. Call Kathy at 866-1209 for more info.
We are having a FALL FESTIVAL at Canajoharie Elementary School to raise money for our new playground. We are having hay rides, yard sale, chili competition, cheer clinic by CDA Extreme, face painting, photobooth by Smile Lounge, Life touch taking family pics, childrens activities, hot dogs and hot chocolate with all the fixings, raffles including Adirondack chairs, Amish made Oak/Hickory childs table with 2 chairs, baskets, gift certifacates and more.
4 Petsake Pantry Howl O Ween
The 4PetSake Food Pantry is having its "Howl-O-Ween" benefit at Tractor Supply, 716 Mohawk Street in Herkimer. Bring the kids to meet Dora and Diego, Elmo and Moe the Dog. Pet Costume Contest starts at 1:30pm. Hot dogs and soda $1 each. Will also feature a pet food and can and bottle drive. Pet nail clipplings, for donation, by Doggie Styles of Mohawk.
Literary Teas in Jordanville
The Jordanville Federated Church is starting its series of "Literary Teas" Saturday, Oct. 26, at 3 PM, in the Social Hall of the church at 209 Main Street in Jordanville. Come enjoy an afternoon of a traditional High Tea (three courses) and readings of short stories. Please call 866-3353 or 858-2798 to let us know you are coming so we know how many pots of tea to have ready.
Poland Volunteer Fire Co. Annual Dinner
Come join the Poland Volunteer Fire Co. Auxiliary Annual Roast Beef Dinner. Dinner will be held at the Poland Fire House on 11 Case Street in Poland. Beverage and desserts included with dinner and take-outs are available (call 826-7141).
Things That Go Bump in the Night
This Halloween season, guides lead you through the shadowy grounds of the Farmers' Museum and its 19th-century village, recounting its many mysteries and ghostly happenings. Hour-long tours begin every half-hour. Reservations are required: (607) 547-1452. $10/person.
Ilion First Baptist Church Annual Roast Beef Dinne
Come join us at Ilion First Baptist Church for our annual Roast Beef Dinner. The tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. The church is handicapped accessible. Take Out Dinners are available as well.
Fonda Library Taste of Chocolate
The Fonda Library's 4th Annual Taste of Chocolate in St. Cecelia’s Church Hall located on 26 Broadway in Fonda will feature beautiful displayed basket themes, now at the library for viewing and voting till the big night.
Tickets are $5 for adults and $2.50 for children, (for the event), which include over 2000 delicious homemade chocolate items, beverages and 3 mini concerts.
Utica Zoo Spooktacular
The Utica Zoo will host its 26th annual Spooktacular. This year, the Haunted Hall & Forest of Fear Hayride is back with new themes to keep you on your toes. Throughout the weekend, 13 Trick or Treat Stations will entice visitors. Zoo admission for the event is $3 for everyone with only infants at no charge (no membership discounts for the event.) There are additional fees for certain attractions. To stay up to date visit UticaZoo.org
Canajoharie Scary Haunted House
Canajoharie Moose Lodge, 159 Erie Blvd in Canajoharie is hosting a Haunted House with outside fear factor games and Free cider & snacks. Tickets are $3.00 for children ages 5-12, $4.00 ages 13 or older and anyone in costume gets $1.00 off admission.
Introduction to Managing your Woodlot
Still time to register for “Introduction to Managing Your Woodlot” workshop at the Cornell Cooperative Extension office in East Herkimer. The featured speaker will be Andrew Drake DEC Forester in Herkimer County. Andrew will speak on the history of New York’s forest lands, current threats to our forests, the importance of stewardship and the role of the forester. Registration is free of charge but you must call Cornell Cooperative Extension at (315)866-7920 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot as seating is limited.
First Baptist Church Annual Roast Beef Dinner
The Ilion First Baptist Church on the corner of Otsego & Second St in Ilion is holding its annual roast beef dinner. Tickets for Adults cost $10.00 and for children ages 5 to 10 is $5.00. The church is handicapped accessible and take-Out dinners are available.
Mohawk Haunted Hayride
The Haunted Hayride is back! The hayride, sponsored by Alexander Hose Co. #1, Joseph Berberich Hose Co and Herkimer Elks Club #1439, is to benefit the Susan G Koman for the Cure Breast Cancer Foundation. The event is held at Gelston Castle on Robinson Road in Mohawk. If you are interested in doing a skit or helping out contact Bernie Sommer at (315) 717-8719.
John Denver Tribute Dinner Show in Caroga Lake
The North Bush Methodist Church in Caroga Lake will be hosting a dinnner show at the Wheelerville Union Free School at 2417 State Highway 10. The John Denver Tribute Show with music by the famous Don Golden will serve ham and scalloped potatoes, carrots, cole slaw, ice cream, cake and a beverage. Tickets are $15, children 12 and under $10. For advance tickets call 752-5178.
Presentation by Captain Richard Phillips at MVCC
Captain Richard Phillips, who inspired the recently released motion picture starring Tom Hanks will visit MVCC's Utica campus for a presentation titled " A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy Seals and Dangerous Seas". Admission is $30 for the general public and $20 for faculty and staff, free for students. More More info visit www.mvcc.edu/cultural-series.
Star Gazing at the Waterville Library
See what is up in the fall sky by joining us for Star Gazing at the Waterville Library, BB Observatory, 206 White Street in Waterville.
Middleburgh Haunted Library
Come visit the HAUNTED LIBRARY on 323 Main Street in Middleburgh! Admission is $5 per family or $3 per person. Proceeds to benefit the Middleburgh Library. Or for younger and the faint of heart….We present: From 7-9 Dancing, donuts, cider, treats, and fun! Costumes are encouraged! Admission to the children’s room is by donation.