KNOX — For the second time in 20 years, the Winterfest held in Knox will be a joint effort by the youth councils of Berne and Knox.  The annual event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Knox Town Park. 

GUILDERLAND — The chamber of commerce here is holding its annual Winter Restaurant Week from Jan. 24 to 30. 

A set price of $20.16 covers three courses of the restaurant's choosing.

NEW SCOTLAND — Nestled in the shadow of the Helderberg escarpment, the town of New Scotland is fortunate to have a wealth of historically and architecturally significant structures and sites that in some respects parallel the history of America from the early 18th to mid-20th centuries. 

St. John’s Lutheran Church at 140 Maple Avenue in Altamont has an informal Sunday worship service at 8:30 a.m. and a traditional service at 11 a.m. 

There is a special week of prayer for Christian Unity services scheduled for

Jan. 24, at St. John's Lutheran Church.

Anyone who is looking for an opportunity to briefly escape the rigors of their everyday schedule, improve their quality of life, and just plain have fun, is invited to be a part of the Depot Lane Singers as the group begin preparing for its 2016 spring concert programs.  The concert theme for spring will be “Away We Go — Songs of Trans