They are in need of donated items such as gift certificates, craft pieces, jewelry, artwork, handcrafted furniture and unique items for their silent auction at the event.

Those who have an item to donate to the auction, call Sunday Conine at 743-1672 to arrange pickup.

The Sugarloaf Senior group will be sponsoring a defensive driving course on Sept. 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Thurman Town Hall. Jerry Ferro from Corinth will be conducting the course. The fee for AARP members is $17 and $19 for non-AARP members. Participants should bring a lunch and their driver’s license. The class can take up to 40 students, so call Norma at 623-9425 for reservations.

Warren County Public Health will be holding a rabies clinic from 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, Aug. 24 at the North Creek Firehouse. Pets must be three months old receive their first immunization, which will afford them protection for one year.

The next shot, a booster, will afford protection for three years and is required one year after the first shot was given. From then on, every three years a booster should be given. Both initial and booster shots will be given at all clinics scheduled by Warren County.

A $10 donation is requested for each pet. No one is turned away due to financial hardship. Bring dogs on leashes and smaller animals, such as cats and ferrets in carriers. For details, call the agency at 761-6580.

The county-sponsored senior bus service to Glens Falls runs on the second and fourth Friday of every month. The next trip will run Friday, Aug. 23 and is free to seniors age 60 and over. Those who seek to go should call Laura by Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 623-9281.

Thurman Emergency Medical Services will hold a chicken and biscuit dinner on Aug. 24 in memory of Heidi Baker’s mother, “Bunny.” The event will be held at 4 p.m. until all are served. Adult tickets are $7, children 5 through 10 are $3, and under 5, free. There will be take-outs available and free delivery for seniors. For details or to set up delivery, call Becky at 623-4254 or Sally at 623-4730.

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