The Albany County Pomona Grange No. 4 will celebrate Rural Life Sunday on May 3 at 7:30 p.m.

A service will be held at the Huntersland United Methodist Church at 1355 Huntersland Road in Middleburgh. Pastor Carol Coltrain will give an address.

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

Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

 Rev. Gregory Zajac will give the sermon at the 11 a.m. service entitled, “One Flock, One Shepherd,” based on John 10: 11-18.

BERNE — The committee planning the town’s annual summer event has started lining up vendors and musicians to fill the town park on Aug. 22.

The day will again feature a car show, a climbing wall, live music all day from the pavilion, and expanded children’s activities. It will culminate with a fireworks display.

The Helderberg Kiwanis restored the Knox-New Scotland school district schoolhouse on the Emma Thacher Nature Center grounds.  Daniel Driscoll will talk about the restoration, interviews with former students, and the records of school board meetings from 1824 to 1905.

The Audubon Society of the Capital Region is offering a week’s stay at what it bills as “a private birding paradise in Rensselaerville,” and is giving it away on Sunday, April 26, John B. Audubon’s birthday.