Trapping course set for this weekend
Warren County Cornell Cooperative Extension will be hosting a trapper education course from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday May 8 at the Extension headquarters off Schroon River Rd. in Warrensburg
The trapper course is required by state government before folks can get trapper licenses. This course is free but is limited to 25 participants age 10 or over. Call 792-7873 to see if there is an opening.
Assessors on duty, ready for inquiries
The town assessors will be on duty with open books for taxpayers to stop by and view real property assessments on the following dates: Tuesday May 11, Wednesday May 12, and Tuesday May 18, all from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and on Saturday May 15 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
All functions, including Grievance Day on May 25, will be held at the assessors office in the Harris House. Forms to fill out are available for anyone who wishes to disagree with their home or land value. The phone number at the assessors office is 623-4593.
Townwide Sale is approaching
Yard, porch and garage sales will be held May 14, 15 and 16 throughout Thurman on nearly every road during the annual Townwide Sale. All those hosting sales who signed up will be identified on a map which will be handed out free as visitors enter town. Pink signs erected along each road also will help visitors find the sale sites.
Items to be offered for sale this year include indoor and outdoor plants, furniture, clothing, tools, toys, books, pictures and frames, kitchen utensils, hand crafted items, antiques, guitars, generators, vinyl records, snow-blowers, and so much more. Plan on taking time to browse.
Ambulance Squad to hold open house
Thurman Emergency Medical Services is holding an open house from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday May 15 at their headquarters about a mile up High St. from Athol.