Community news

St. John’s Lutheran Church at 140 Maple Ave. in Altamont has the following schedule for Sunday, Aug. 17:

NEW SCOTLAND — Albany Therapeutic Riding Center has launched a fundraising drive to help with operational expenses including but not limited to: veterinary and farrier care, horse feed, equipment, lesson supplies, retired therapy horse care, and maintenance.

Kimberly Bryant, a faculty member in the Dental Hygiene Department at Hudson Valley Community College, was recently honored with the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

GUILDERLAND — The Guilderland chamber of commerce is holding a Shop ’n’ Hop promotion.

NEW SCOTLAND — Clare Mertz of Voorheesville has joined the board of the Albany Therapeutic Riding Center Inc.

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