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The Oneida Daily Dispatch (Oneida, NY) - - Obituaries -

VVS school board meet­ing

Verona — The Ver­nonVerona- Sher­rill Cen­tral School Board of Ed­u­ca­tion will meet on Mon­day, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Ad­min­is­tra­tive Build­ing, 5275 Route 31, withan ex­ec­u­tive ses­sion at 6 p.m. to dis­cuss con­tract ne­go­ti­a­tions. Copies of agen­das and min­utes from board of ed­u­ca­tion meet­ings are avail­able to the pub­lic at www.vvss­chools.org, at the Ver­non and Sher­rill pub­lic li­braries, and at the Ver­non Town Hall.

Thanks­giv­ing ser­vice

Oneida — The Oneida Area Chris­tian Churches Coun­cil will hold the an­nual com­mu­nity-wide ec­u­meni­cal Thanks­giv­ing Ser­vice at the Oneida First United Methodist Church, cor­ner of Main and Grove streets, on Sun­day, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. Rep­re­sen­ta­tives from area churches will con­duct the ser­vice, which is open to all area res­i­dents. Mem­bers of the Oneida Area Civic Cho­rale, un­der the di­rec­tion of Kim­berly Neth­away, of Rome, will pro­vide spe­cial mu­sic for the ser­vice, in­clud­ing “Let All Cre­ation Sing His Praise”, by Joseph M. Martin, “Hymn for Amer­ica”, by Stephen Paulus and “Prayer” by Arthur Frack­en­pohl. A free-will of­fer­ing will be taken at the ser­vice, and those at­tend­ing are asked to bring do­na­tions of boxed and canned goods for the area food pantry.

Vet­er­ans Day clo­sures

Sher­rill — The city of Sher­rill of­fices will be closed on Mon­day, Nov. 12, in ob­ser­vance of Vet­er­ans Day. The city’s nor­mal Mon­day garbage pickup will be Tues­day, Nov. 13. Ad­di­tion­ally, the Sher­rill City Com­mis­sion meet­ing, sched­uled for Tues­day, Nov. 13, has had to be resched­uled to Mon­day, Nov. 12, at 6 p.m.

Oneida Area In­dus­tries meet­ing

Oneida — The an­nual meet­ing of share­hold­ers of Oneida Area In­dus­tries, Inc has been sched­uled for Tues­day, Dec. 4, at 5 pm. at the Oneida Pub­lic Li­brary. Stock­holder’s pack­ets have been mailed and re­cip­i­ents are asked to re­turn the enclosed proxy as soon as pos­si­ble in an ef­fort to reach a quo­rum for the meet­ing. Oneida area in­dus­tries was Estab­lished in 1960 for the pur­pose of al­low­ing res­i­dents and busi­nesses to pur­chase shares in “Oneida’s fu­ture.” The money is used to as­sist new and ex­ist­ing in­dus­try and ser­vicere­lated em­ploy­ers. In­quiries should be di­rected to the Greater Oneida Cham­ber of Com­merce at 136 Lenox Ave. in Oneida or by call­ing 315-363-4300.

Booklovers Club re­cep­tion

Hamil­ton — On Nov. 20 from 6-7 p.m., the Booklovers Club An­nual Re­cep­tion will pro­vide free books to at­ten­dees. En­joy lo­cally made re­fresh­ments and re­ceive ex­pert per­sonal as­sis­tance while shop­ping for the hol­i­days.

Se­nior cof­fee

Munnsville — The Stock­bridge United Methodist Church, Route 46 in Munnsville, will hold its Se­nior Cof­fee on Tues­day, Nov. 27, from 9-11 a.m. Re­fresh­ments will be pro­vided and the event is free. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Tamie at 315-495-6660.

WorldWar I an­niver­sary

Clin­ton — World War I re­mains a faded mem­ory to most, yet the war con­cluded just 100 years ago. The Clin­ton His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety will host Tom Henry at 2 p.m. on Sun­day, Nov. 11, to dis­cuss the war and the de­clared Ar­mistice. This is also the date of the 100th an­niver­sary of the end of WorldWar I, Nov. 11, 1918, which was called un­til re­cently “Ar­mistice Day.”

Henry is a re­tired award­win­ning so­cial stud­ies teacher who spent his last 23 years at Liver­pool High School. He has also been an ad­junct pro­fes­sor at Syra­cuse Univer­sity and SUNY Cort­land.

Bas­kets Ga­lore! in Verona

Verona — Holy Cross Academy is spon­sor­ing Bas­kets Ga­lore! on Sun­day, Nov. 11 at the Verona Fire Hall. Doors open at 1 p.m. and draw­ings for more than 100 bas­kets will be­gin at 3 p.m. Guests are in­vited to bring their own re­fresh­ments, or they may be pur­chased at the event. Tick­ets can be pur­chased at the door or by call­ing 315-363-1669. The hall is lo­cated at 5555 Vol­un­teer Ave. in Verona.

Verona His­tor­i­cal As­so­ci­a­tion

Verona — The Verona His­tor­i­cal As­so­ci­a­tion will meet on Sun­day, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. Pa­trick Reynolds will dis­cuss “Bateau’s and ship­ping on Wood Creek circa 1790s.” The pub­lic is welcome to at­tend and re­fresh­ments will be served.

Vet­er­ans Day lec­ture

Clin­ton — Hamil­ton Col­lege grad­u­ate Sa­muel Bowlby will present “Leav­ing your com­fort zone: The on­go­ing bat­tle to chal­lenge one­self and max­i­mize po­ten­tial” at the Alexan­der Hamil­ton In­sti­tute’s sixth an­nual Gen­eral Josiah Bunting III Vet­er­ans Day Lec­ture at Hamil­ton Col­lege on Sun­day, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m.

Bowlby served as an in­fantry of­fi­cer in the United States Marine Corps. He com­manded troops un­der fire in Iraq and re­ceived both achieve­ment and com­men­da­tion medals from the Navy and Marine Corps. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit http://theahi.org.

Oneida school board meet­ing

Oneida — The Oneida City School Dis­trict Board of Ed­u­ca­tion will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Tues­day, Nov. 13, at 6 p.m. at Seneca Street Ele­men­tary School, 436 Seneca St.

SVCS school board meet­ing

The reg­u­lar meet­ing of the Stock­bridge Val­ley Cen­tral School Board of Ed­u­ca­tion will be held on Tues­day, Nov. 13, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in room S201.

Sher­rill Li­brary events

Sher­rill — Ms. Carol will lead Tod­dler Tues­days on Nov. 13, and 27, Dec. 4, 11, and 18, from 11-11:45 a.m. There will be wig­gles, gig­gles, sto­ries and crafts.

Zonta Club to meet

Oneida — The Oneida Area Zonta Club will hold its monthly din­ner/busi­ness meet­ing on Wed­nes­day, Nov. 14, at Theodore’s Restau­rant in Canas­tota. The News­let­ter/PR Com­mit­tee will host the get to­gether. Re­nee Ro­tundo, from the Madi­son County Dis­trict At­tor­ney’s Of­fice, will speak to the mem­bers on “Child Mar­riage”. So­cial time will be held from 5:30-6 p.m., and din­ner will be served at 6 p.m. If you are un­able to at­tend or are bring­ing a guest, call Mary Jo no later than Nov. 7.

Ladies of VVS lun­cheon

Sher­rill — The next sched­uled bi- monthly lunch of the Ladies of the VVS Class of 1967 will be held on Wed­nes­day, Nov. 14, at noon at Ebenezeer’s in Sher­rill. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Mau­reen McCouliff 315-363-2316 or Chris Mer­ritt at 315-5273185.

Anti-bul­ly­ing work­shop

Au­gusta — There will be an anti-bul­ly­ing pre­sen­ta­tion to the Au­gusta Pres­by­te­rian Church’s Cir­cle of Friends group and other mem­bers of the com­mu­nity on Wed­nes­day, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. The pre­sen­ta­tion will pro­vide an over­view on bul­ly­ing, specif­i­cally what bul­ly­ing looks like in many forms, and in­clude strate­gies and tac­tics for par­ents and chil­dren when deal­ing with a bully. By­stander in­ter­ven­tion tac­tics that will help wit­nesses feel com­fort­able in step­ping in to as­sist in dif­fus­ing sit­u­a­tions and sup­port­ing vic­tims will also be dis­cussed. The event is fee and all are in­vited.

Din­ner and mu­sic for se­niors

Utica — The Re­source Cen­ter for In­de­pen­dent Liv­ing (RCIL) in­vites lo­cal se­niors and their care­givers to din­ner and live mu­sic on Thurs­day, Nov. 15, from 4- 6 p.m. at the Dorothy Smith Cen­ter for Ad­vo­cacy at RCIL, 1607 Ge­ne­see St., Utica. This free event will pro­vide an op­por­tu­nity for se­niors and their care­givers to get out of the house and en­joy an event to­gether, where they will en­joy a catered din­ner and live mu­sic by Don Deluca. Those in­ter­ested in at­tend­ing should RSVP by Nov. 12 by call­ing 315-797-4642 ext. 2553.

Canas­tota/Lenox Se­niors

Canas­tota — The Canas- tota/Lenox Se­niors will hold their an­nual Thanks­giv­ing Lun­cheon on Thurs­day, Nov. 15, begin­ning promptly at noon at the VFW Hall, 3835 Canal Road Canas­tota. Mem­bers are asked to bring a dish to pass and their own ta­ble ser­vice. Turkey will be fur­nished by the club.

Tick­ets for the Christ­mas Party to be held on Thurs­day, Dec. 20 at Theodore’s Restau­rant will be avail­able at this meet­ing. Cost per per­son is $17. New mem­bers al­ways welcome. For more info, call Alice at 315 796-8998.

Im­mu­niza­tion clin­ics

Wampsville — The Madi­son County Health Depart­ment will of­fer an im­mu­niza­tion clinic at their of­fices, 138 N. Court St. Build­ing 5, Wampsville, on Fri­day, Nov. 16, from 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Vac­cines are avail­able for the fol­low­ing: Flu, Hepati­tis A, Hepati­tis B, Ro­tavirus, Diph­the­ria, Te­tanus, Per­tus­sis (whoop­ing cough), Hae­mophilus In­fluezae type b, Po­lio, Pneu­mo­coc­cal con­ju­gate, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Vari­cella (Chicken Pox), Hu­man Papil­loma Virus (HPV), Menin­gi­tis, and Shin­gles. Most in­sur­ance plans are ac­cepted. You must bring your health in­sur­ance card. To make an ap­point­ment, call 315-3662848.

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