THURSDAY, SEPT. 27

NEW LEBANON
Information and referrals by Catholic Charities for help for seniors and caregivers, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., New Lebanon Library, and 1:30-4:30 p.m., Stephentown Library. Free. Now on fourth Thurs. of every month. Spon­sored by Immaculate Conception parish. Call Catholic Charities, (518) 925-0682, or Mary Linton, (518) 733-0469.


FRIDAY, SEPT. 28

GLOVERSVILLE
Blue Mass for law enforcement and first responders, 8:30 a.m., Holy Spirit Church. Hosted by Knights of Columbus. See www.gloversvillekofc.org.

SCHENECTADY
Drive-through chicken barbecue, 4-6 p.m., Our Lady Queen of Peace parish. $10. Pick up in church parking lot. Call (518) 346-4926, ext. 122.


SATURDAY, SEPT. 29

AMSTERDAM
Roast pork dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., St. Stanislaus parish. $12 in advance; $13 at door; $6, children 10 and under. Call (518) 842-2771.


SUNDAY, SEPT. 30

MASS ON TV/RADIO/ONLINE
“Table of the Lord” Mass, 9:30 a.m., www.rcda.org and Mid-Hudson Cable Ch. 11. BCN-TV Ch. 17 and 116.2 (TW Cable) and Ch. 29 (FiOS), 1 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. following Sun. Schenectady public access Ch. 16, 2 p.m. Tues. and 2 p.m. following Sun. from St. Joseph’s, Schenectady. Fox 23, 6 a.m. Sundays, Capital Region. Radio broadcasts, WCSS 1490 AM, 8 a.m. Sun. from St. Mary’s, Amsterdam; WOPG-89.9 FM/1460 AM, 8 a.m. daily. Contact (518) 453-6618 or communications@rcda.org.


RESERVATIONS

Annual membership gathering for Seton Health Auxiliary, Oct. 4, 5:30-7 p.m., Terrace at Eddy Memorial across from Samaritan Hospital, Troy. Contact Fran Hyde, (518) 271-7030, by Sept. 27.

St. Francis of Assisi, Mirror of Christ, Oct. 10, 1 p.m., St. Stephen’s parish, Hagaman. Prayer, Scripture, film, faith-sharing. Free. Call Josie Sperduto, (518) 843-2907, or Jeanne Pitkin, (518) 842-0972.

Single women’s discernment retreat, Oct. 12-14, Carmelite sisters’ motherhouse, Germantown. Mass, talks, adoration, spiritual direction, more. $50; financial aid available. Call (518) 537-5000 or (845) 768-2303 and see http://carmelitesisters.com/carmelite-events/come-see-vocation-weekend-retreat#.WzJoS8InaCh.

Taste and Paint fundraiser, Oct. 16, 6:30-9 p.m., Knights of Columbus hall, Amsterdam. Painting, wine, basket raffle. Sponsored by women’s auxiliary. $35. Benefits Thanks­giving dinners for needy. Call Ness Stark, (518) 477-3033, or Diane Madej, (518) 843-8270.


MISCELLANEOUS

Collection of eyeglasses for Lions’ Club, Sept. 22-Oct. 14, after Masses at Immaculate Conception parish, New Lebanon, and at New Lebanon and Stephentown libraries. Sponsored by Immaculate Conception health ministry. Call libraries, (518) 794-8844 and (518) 733-5750, and Mary Linton, (518) 733-0469.