Regular hunting season opens Oct. 23. Anyone needing to get their hunting licenses can stop by the town clerk's office, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at the town hall. For details, call 623-4588.
No less than 28 local residents turned out for the all-day safe driving classes held at the Thurman Town Hall Sept. 25, and that means 28 drivers will see a deduction in their auto insurance rates. This program was sponsored by AARP and the Sugar Loaf Mountain Seniors Club. Nettle Meadow Farm's Open House scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 9, has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Those seeking to purchase the farm's award-winning goat-cheese delicacies, can call 623-3372 for details.
The Thurman Landfill is now open only on weekends - Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
There will be Bible study classes beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, at the Thurman Baptist Church for all women in the area. For details, call 623-2007.
On Saturday, Oct. 9, the Warren County Rabies Clinic will be situated at the Bolton Fire House from 10 a.m. to noon. A donation of $10 for each pet is requested, and all dogs must be on leashes and cats in carriers. For details, call 761-6580.
On Wednesday, Oct. 13, is the last day to visit Thurman's Farmers' Market, held 12:30 to 5 p.m. at the Thurman Station off Route 418. Stop by for some bargains!
Local civic and sport organizations to meet
The Thurman Emergency Medical Services will hold a Board Meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Squad Building on High Street. All board members should try to attend. The meeting open to the public is set for Oct. 17.
The Thurman Volunteer Fire Co. will hold an open monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at the firehouse in Athol. Everyone is welcome to stop by with any questions. Those who who would like to become a volunteer are urged to stop by and obtain more information.