The next Thurman Town Board meeting is to be held Tuesday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m. Attend and see what’s going on in your community!
The county-sponsored senior bus service to Glens Falls will run Friday, July 12 and is free to seniors age 60 and over. Those who wish to go, call Laura by Wednesday, July 10 at 623-9281.
The summer, transfer station hours are as follows: noon to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays; and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Residents can purchase the bags — required for household trash — at the Thurman Town Hall or the transfer station.
Those having a difficult time getting their trash to the transfer station are encouraged to call Jim Desourdy, who will take them for you for $5 per week. If you do not need pick up weekly, he will pick up as needed and he only charges per pickup. Jim routinely gathers trash every Saturday starting at 9 a.m.. To reach him, call 623-4254.
Re-enactor at local venue
The John Thurman Historical Society recently held a program which featured Actor Phil Jessen, well-known for his portrayals of Abraham Lincoln. Jessen portrayed Revolutionary War veteran and one of Thurman’s earliest settlers, Stephen Griffing, who settled the Thurman Station area in 1800.
This event and many other programs are sponsored free by John Thurman Historical Society. For details or to join the Thurman Historical Society contact Perky Granger at 623-9305 or Joan Harris at 623- 2007.
Heritage Showcase coming up
The Thurman Station Wilderness Heritage Corridor Showcase will be held from 1 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 27 and will feature about 40 businesses, organizations and artisans from the towns surrounding the station — Stony Creek, Warrensburg and Thurman.
Those represented will be showing the wide variety of goods, services and entertainment that reflect the region.