ALTAMONT — On Saturday, May 5, the Altamont Parent-Teacher Association will hold the Albany area’s largest annual community sale. Sales will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and will be found throughout the entire area.

All proceeds will benefit the students of Altamont Elementary School through PTA programs.

HILLTOWNS — Berne-Knox-Westerlo’s Boy Scout Troop 1079 will hold a pancake brunch on Saturday, March 17, at the Masonic Lodge in Berne, next to the Berne Post Office, between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

The Troop is raising money to help fund a three-day trip to historic Boston over the April spring break.

ALTAMONT — The fifth-grade students at Altamont Elementary School are hosting a Celebrate America Carnival on Friday, March 9, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The event, an annual tradition, is a fundraiser for the fifth-grader’ end-of-the-year trip.

GUILDERLAND — Community Caregivers announces its first Spring Open House, “Meet Community Caregivers,” on Thursday, March 22, from 4 to 6 p.m.

The open house will take place at the Community Caregivers’ office at 2021 Western Ave, Suite 104, in Guilderland.

GUILDERLAND — Guilderhaven finished 2017, having facilitated the spaying or neutering of 461 cats and 82 dogs that participated in our low-cost programs.

The new year has started with strong demands for our services and, with our community support, we are confident of another successful year.