The Thurman Quilting Group holds their meetings every Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Thurman Town Hall. Bring your knitting, sewing, or quilting projects and make some new friends. For more information, contact Myra at 623-2633.
The Thurman Fire Co. holds their meetings at 7 p.m. on the Friday of the first full week of the month at the Thurman Firehouse. This month that day falls on May 10 at 7 p.m. Those interested in becoming a volunteer stop in and ask how you can help.
The Thurman transfer station’s hours of operation are noon to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays for depositing household refuse. Town residents can purchase required trash bags either at the Town Hall or the transfer station.
Those been having a difficulty getting their trash to the transfer station can call Jim Desourdy, who will make that delivery for $5 per week or $5 as needed. Desourdy routinely picks up every Saturday starting at 9 a.m.. To reach him, call 623-4254.
The county-sponsored senior bus service to Glens Falls runs on the second and fourth Friday of every month. It next runs Friday, May 10 and is free to seniors age 60 and over. Those who wish to go should call Laura by Wednesday, May 8 at 623-9281.
Photos, memories to be shared
The John Thurman Historical Society is holding its first meeting of the season at 7 p.m. Tuesday May 7, and they’ve got a remarkable program in store for the public.
History enthusiasts Rev. David Newkirk and John Parker are back to review photos of olden days, sharing memories and recollections with audience members, who are urged to bring memorabilia. Refreshments will be served. For details on the event, which has been quite popular in the past, call Joan Harris at 623-2007.