The Thurman Emergency Medical Services organization will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sunday March 14 at the squad's High St. headquarters. At this time a junior squad, accommodating teens ages 14 and up, is being formed - primarily for training purposes. Those interested in joining the junior squad are invited to stop by the meeting or call 623-9014 and leave name and phone number. The squad is also looking for adult helpers. Will you become a volunteer?
The Thurman Town Board meets Tuesday March 11 at the town hall. The fiscal meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. and this will be followed by a 7 p.m. monthly meeting. Both meetings, open to the public, include a time when questions and comments are entertained from those attending.
The Gleaning free food program will be hold a food distribution session at the town hall Tuesday March 16 at 10 a.m. Bring clean bags with which to take food home. For information, call 623-9649.
The Kenyontown Methodist Church, located on Valley Rd, will be having a fellowship covered dish dinner at 7 p.m. Wednesday March 17. Bring a dish and join in this get-together. Sunday services at the church are held at 11 a.m. Thurman is joining in with the New York State's maple weekend on Saturday March 20 and Sunday March 21, and also on March 27 and 28. Maps to maple farms and other local attractions are available online. There will be demonstrations of how maple sap is extracted from trees and how it is converted into syrup. For information, call 623-9718.
The upcoming Easter party and Easter egg hunt is set for Saturday April 3 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Thurman Town Hall. Children should be accompanied by an adult. There will be lots of fun and many special treats. Children are asked to wear Easter bonnets or other traditional Easter clothing. Nice prizes will be awarded.