Out & About

RAVENA — The Grace United Methodist Church at 16 Hillcrest Drive in Ravena is having a huge mid-winter book sale, with over 33,000 titles, as well as a mini rummage sale on several dates at the end of February.

Just this past week, the church received a donation of another 1,500 books, due to a business closing.

VOORHEESVILLE — Local artist Elizabeth Zunon will talk about her work as a book illustrator and lead a collage-making event for children at the Voorheesville Public Library on Saturday afternoon.

The Emma Treadwell Thacher Nature Center is looking for artists interested in participating in the 12th Annual Nature Art Exhibit, on display at the center from Saturday, March 7, through Saturday, March 28.

NEW SCOTLAND — The First United Methodist Church of Voorheesville, offers a Free Community Lunch on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month from September through May, from noon to 1 p.m., eat-in only.

It is a light lunch with no set menu. No reservations are needed.

GUILDERLAND —The Eighth Annual Neighborhood Food Drive for the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York will be held on Sunday, Jan. 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Westmere Fire Department, located at 1741 Western Ave. in Guilderland.