Gateway House of Peace presents its third annual “Sharing the Journey” motorcycle run Saturday, June 3. [Read more…]
The Ballston Spa Bearcats 10u travel baseball team is hosting its first annual 5k run/walk fundraiser. All funds raised support the team’s goal of attending a week long baseball experience at the Cooperstown Dreams Park in 2019.
The Ballston Spa House and Garden Club, a member of the Federated Garden Clubs of NYS and the National Garden Clubs, is pleased to announce its seventh annual spring plant sale. Available for sale are pink, white, salmon, and red geraniums; pink, white, purple, and red wave petunias, and green sweet potato vine plants.
Proceeds from the sale will supplement club efforts to provide funding for the following club initiatives: a scholarship to send a Ballston Spa middle school student age 12-14 to the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Camp Colby in Saranac Lake in the summer for one week; a cash award for a deserving Ballston Spa high school senior that has been involved in horticulture or a related field; and other club projects such as the maintenance of the Pink Garden and the Garden of Learning at the Ballston Spa Public Library, and the Upper Trail Garden at the Jim Tedisco Fitness Trail in Ballston Spa.
All plants are in 4 1/2 inch pots and the price is $4.25 each. The public and local businesses are encouraged to place orders by calling 309-3210. The deadline for payments and orders is May 16. Orders will be available for pick-up on May 19 after 12 p.m..
New club members are always welcome! Visit the club’s website at: www.bshgc.org.
SARATOGA SPRINGS – The Adirondack Trust Co.Community Fund has begun to accept grant applications from eligible nonprofit charities headquartered in the Saratoga, Warren and Washington counties. [Read more…]
MALTA – A local organization is hosting a night of drinks, food and music to raise funds for area vets in need. [Read more…]
SARATOGA SPRINGS – A record-breaking Holiday Match season at Stewart’s lead to a record amount of checks in the mail to local children’s charities.
BALLSTON SPA – It was another successful fall of harvesting pennies, coins and other cash at the Ballston Spa schools. [Read more…]
“The Not Too Far From Home Comedy Tour” is appearing at a benefit fundraiser for After The Fire, at the Saratoga-Wilton Elks #161, 1 Elks Lane, Saratoga Springs on Friday, November 18 at 8 p.m.
Entertainment for the evening will feature emcee Aaron David Ward, headliner Mike Speirs, and featuring Dan Geurin. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $15. by contacting Maureen Smith at 518-581-1823. Tickets at the door will be $20.
After The Fire is a non-profit organization that helps Saratoga County residents who have suffered a loss due to fire. After The Fire members respond to the scene, providing residents with gift cards, clothing, a night’s stay at a participating hotel/motel, Red Cross referral, informational material – whatever is needed to help
the family through an extremely difficult time. Anyone interested in additional information about After The Fire may leave a message on voicemail at 435-4571 or visit www.afterthefire.org
BALLSTON SPA – Students and staff wore pink and denim to the middle school Friday, Oct. 7 to raise awareness about breast cancer. [Read more…]
SARATOGA SPRINGS – The Adirondack Trust Co. Community Fund will launch its fourth Autumn of Giving Match Campaign this October with a goal of raising $40,000. [Read more…]