Union Station's 100th Anniversary!
100 YEARS AND STILL STANDING…100 YEARS AND STILL MAGNIFICENT. IT’S THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF UTICA’S BEAUTIFUL UNION STATION. THE LANDMARKS SOCIETY OF OF GREATER UTICA WILL CAP OFF A WEEKLONG CELEBRATION OF UNION STATION’S 100TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A “STEAM ENGINE DANCE” GALA BALL AT THE TRAIN STATION. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT FROM 6:30 TILL 8 BY ANTHONY LABARBERA, THEN THE SOUNDS OF THE EASY MONEY BIG BAND TAKE TO THE STAGE. SPONSORED BY BUG COUNTRY 99.7 & 101.1,
100.7FM WUTQ and 97.9/105.5 KISS-FM.
Ride Into Relay
The Madison County Relay for Life is sponsoring a Motorcycle Ride. We will meet at the Munnsville American Legion Post #54 at 6311 E Hill Rd in Munnsville. It will be a 2-3 hour ride through scenic Madison County, stopping for lunch and arriving at RFL at Oneida High School @1:30 pm, in time for opening ceremony at 2. $15/rider; $10/passenger. Contact Marcia Reeder @ 495-6620 or email@example.com for more info. All proceeds donated to American Cancer Society.
Paint Oneida Purple
Come help us paint Oneida Purple at the Madison County Relay for Life 5K Run/Walk. The price is $30.00 to register on the day of race, $25 if you register beforehand. Wear your purple best. 7:30-8:45 registration and shirt pickup. The race starts at 9am at Oneida High School, winds through local neighborhood and ends back at OHS. Register at auyertiming.com or ezracereg.com/search/event.aspx?id=26859 or facebook.com/paintoneidapurple. Contact Robb @264-7876 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. All proceeds donated to American Cancer Society.
H.A.L.O Adoption Clinic in Herkimer
H.A.L.O (the Helping Animals Live Organization) will be holding an adoption clinic at Tractor Supply at 716 Mohawk Street in Herkimer. H.A.L.O will be partnering with Tractor Supply and Petfinder for Purina Days. This event will feature free activities to celebrate your animals, adoptions, demos, and fun giveaways!
Bark For Life of Otsego County
Bark For Life is a fundraising event for dogs and their families to raise money and awareness for The Relay for Life walk. There will be lots of fun activities including; a dog show, K9 demos, dancing, vendors, ice cream, popcorn, concessions and games for both kids and dogs. Registration is $20 for one dog and handler. Visit our website www.relayforlife.org/barkcooperstownny or contact Sherri email@example.com.
Regatta On Lake Oneida
Sailors and spectators alike will be setting a course for Oneida Lake for a J/24 Class District 7 Pennant Series Regatta. The two-day, five-race event is sponsored by the Oneida Lake Sailing Club and will set sail from Callahan’s and Oneida Lake Marinas on the southeast corner of the lake off NY Route 31. Racing on the eastern end of Oneida Lake will be visible from North and South Bay as well as the Verona and Sylvan Beach areas.
The Notice of Race for the regatta and registration information is posted on the Oneida Lake Sailing Club web page at www.oneidalakesailingclub.org/Racing/J24_regatta.cfm
For further information contact Lou Scheiderich, OLSC Race Captain and Regatta Chair at (315) 271-8423
Help the KISS KREW raise awareness for World "No Tobacco Day" at Sangertown Square
Chicken BBQ at Herkimer VFW
The Veterans themselves will be cooking up some CHICKEN BBQ at the Herkimer VFW at 129 Mohawk St. The cost is $9 and it includes; Chicken, HOMEMADE baked beans, Cole slaw, a roll and dessert with all proceeds going to benefit Veterans Services.
Relay For Life of Madison County
Cancer survivors, caregivers, sponsors, teams and community members will come together for the American Cancer Society 11th annual Relay For Life of Madison County. This year's American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Madison County hopes to raise over $100,000 for cancer research and programs that help cancer patients. For more information on the kickoff celebration, contact the American Cancer Society at (315) 433-5623 or visit www.relayforlife.org/madisoncountyny. Donations can be made to the Relay For Life of Madison County through August.
Madison County Relay for Life Butterfly Release
Purchase a butterfly in honor or memory of a loved one or for yourself. 1 for $10, 2 for $18, or 3 for $25. Live butterflies will be released at Madison County Relay for Life at Oneida High School. You may choose to be there to release or have it released for you. Checks made out to: MAC Relay for Life team. Sent to: Robb Wojsiat, 4630 Bear Path Rd, Munnsville NY 13409. Call 264-7876 for more info. All proceeds donated to American Cancer Society.
chicken BBQ at the herkimer VFW til sold out!
The Herkimer VFW at 129 Mohawk Street is hosting a chicken BBQ; with all the food being cooked by Veterans. Available until sold out.
Montgomery County SPCA Walk-A-Thon
It's time for the 12th Annual Montgomery County SPCA Dog Walk-A-Thon at Shuttleworth Park in Amsterdam.
All proceeds from this major annual fundraising event will benefit the MCSPCA's New Animal Shelter Building Fund.
Visit www.mc-spca.org to get started today!
Relay for Life Bottle and Can Drive Remsen
Remsen Relay for Life team "Fred's Vikings" will be hosting a bottle and can drive in front of the Remsen High School. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
MCSPCA Kids Poster and Writing Contest
In connection with its upcoming 12th annual Dog Walk-a-Thon, the
Montgomery County SPCA is sponsoring the “Be Kind to Animals Poster and Writing Contest”. The contest is for 1st through 8th grade students in Montgomery County. Each grade has a specific “humane” theme to draw or write about. All entries are due in by May 28. Winners will be announced at the Dog Walk–a-Thon on May 31 at Shuttleworth Park in Amsterdam.
For details and entry rules, visit www.mc-spca.org or Facebook, or call Ann Marie at 618-7036.
Power of the Past in Oriskany Falls
The Mohawk Valley Power of the Past 30th Anniversary Antique Power Show will be held at the Fireman’s Field in Oriskany Falls. Take a step back in time and see all the antique engines, tractors, cars and trucks that will be on display and in action!