Immunization clinic for children and adults set
Herkimer County Public Health will be hosting an Immunization clinic for children and adults from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at 301 N. Washington St.
No appointment is required. Most types of insurance will be accepted.
Regular walk-in clinics are from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays.
Bring your insurance cards to determine coverage.
For information, call 315-867-1176.
Proctor Boys meeting at Trackside scheduled
Join the Proctor Boys monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Trackside Restaurant, 321 Main St.
A buffet will be served. The cost is $20.
Renew old friendships and make new acquaintances from your days at Proctor High School.
New members can make reservations by calling Dan Klockowski at 315-724-3251.
Inspired Results Women’s Weekend helps empower local women
Women are invited to register for the Inspired Results Women’s Weekend, which is taking place Nov. 1-3 in Lake George.
This three-day women’s retreat will focus on intention, freedom and leadership. Facilitated by Rebeccah Silence, owner of Inspired Results, Learn how to lead your life from possibility thinking and learn processes for setting yourself up with tools for success and fulfillment, and experience holistic wellness and healing with the support of like-minded women.
This transformative weekenwill empower women in many areas including communication, leadership, life design and offers holistic wellness opportunities.
Admission includes hotel accommodations, Silence’s curriculum and catered meals.
To register, visit www.inspiredresultscoach.com/retreat or call 315-790-4386, by Friday, Oct. 25.
The Old Forge Library’s Free Draw Night series continues
The Free Draw Night series continues at the Old Forge Library, 220 Crosby Blvd.
Anyone with an interest in drawing is invited to join artists Diane Davis, Ron Rakowski and Jim Tracy from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at the library.
The evenings will have a fun theme with a specific prompt. Dinner and basic drawing supplies will be provided but participants should bring any drawing materials if they have a specific preference.
An additional Free Draw Night is planned for Thursday, Nov. 21.
Sign up for one or both of the Free Draw Night events by calling 315-369-6008. Call at least two days prior to the advance to reserve a dinner.
There is no charge and all levels of experience are welcome.
Gun safety course offered
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s is offering a gun safety course from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office, at 320 N. Main St.
A gun safety course is required for anyone applying for a pistol permit in Herkimer County. This course fulfills that requirement.
There is a $20 fee for this course. Class size is limited.
To sign up for the class, call the Pistol Permit Clerk at 315-867-1265.
RCIL celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and the Resource Center for Independent Living Inc. (RCIL) has joined partners throughout the country to increase awareness and job opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
Since 2018, RCIL successfully placed more than 30 individuals with disabilities in jobs within our community and provides continuing services to ensure individuals who are successfully placed have the resources they need to remain gainfully employed.
There are several financial benefits to employers who hire individuals with disabilities including wage reimbursement and tax incentives, among others. For information, employers are encouraged to contact RCIL at 315-797-4642.
More information about National Disability Employment Awareness Month and RCIL, including services available, visit www.rcil.com.
Enjoy carefree senior living in Herkimer County
Valley Residential Services, the first Enriched Housing and Assisted Living facility in Herkimer County, at 323 Pine Grove Road, is welcoming new residents to the enriched housing facility.
Its new expansion project has added 14 one-bedroom apartments, large enough for couples, and, also a fully staffed wellness and fitness center.
There will be an opportunity for the public to tour the independent living apartments and meet with staff during an Open House from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28.
For information, call 315-219-5700, ext. 3239.