BERNE — The Empire Orienteering Club has been conducting a summer orienteering sprint series across the Capital District and the next one will be held at the Berne-Knox-Westerlo School District’s track in Berne on Thursday, Aug. 22.

HILLTOWNS — Amanda (née Hellwig) Vallejos, lyric soprano and Berne-Knox-Westerlo alumna, will perform at the Octagon Barn in Knox today, Aug. 1.

The Asbury Methodist Church on Route 81 in Norton Hill is holding a community festival on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

“There will be a climbing wall, a dunk tank, specialty cars on display, music, kids’ games, contests, vendors and lots of fun for everyone,” says a notice from festival organizers.

NEW SCOTLAND — Clarksville Heritage Day will be held on Saturday, Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. to  3 p.m. at the Clarksville Community Church, on the Delaware Turnpike in Clarksville.

This is a Clarksville Historical Society fundraiser. Admission is free.