The Thurman Town Historian is looking for information from yesteryear on important women who made a difference in town - or in residents' lives. Do you remember someone who had a major influence in your upbringing? Joan Harris would like folks to recall anecdotes and events in the 1800s and early 1900s - during their grandparents' generation. Send information to: Thurman Town Historian, Box 29, Athol, NY 12810 or to: thurmanhistorian@hotmail.com.

Don't forget to set clocks ahead on Sunday, March 13.

Events and activities in Thurman

The monthly town meetings are both set for Tuesday, March 8 at the Thurman Town Hall in Athol. The fiscal meeting is at 6:30 p.m. and the business meeting is at 7 p.m. All are welcome to raise questions and voice concerns.

The Southern Adirondack Four-Wheeler Enthusiasts Club will meet at 7 p.m. Friday, March 11 in the Town Hall. Those seeking to join before spring comes may call 623-2007 for details.

The local Senior Bus runs Friday, March 11. All seniors age 60 and over can take advantage of this free transportation to Glens Falls for a day of shopping or appointments. Riders can enjoy a leisurely day, have lunch out, pick up groceries or shop for clothes. Call Laura by Wednesday at 623-9281 and let her know where the bus can pick you up.

The Sugar Loaf Mountain Seniors Club met Feb. 19 for a covered dish lunch at the Town Hall. Because of storms, high winds and power outages, only 13 members attended. A casual meeting was held and trips were discussed, but all agreed that they would like to wait for more suggestions on trips this summer. All are urged top bring their ideas to the next meeting on March 19. New members are always welcome.

The Thurman Volunteer Fire Co. will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 7 in their firehouse in Athol. Fire company officials welcome all those who would like to join, volunteering for this vital community service.

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