Cuisine 02.21.19

Giffy’s Chicken BBQ

The Kiwanis Club of Troy is having their annual Giffy’s Chicken BBQ on Friday, May 10th, from 4-6PM at St. Michael’s Church, Next to HVCC, in Troy.

You get a freshly cooked & hot full ½ Chicken Dinner with all the trimmings for only $12.00. Take out or Eat in.

Call Dean at 518-322-0826 to reserve tickets for that day!!

Treat yourself to a great meal, while helping the Kiwanis Club assist many needed kids’ projects in the Troy area!!


4-H Cooking Class for Youth

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County 4-H Youth Development program is holding a four week 4-H Junior Chefs program.

This session is for youth eight years and older who like to cook, and for those who would like to learn how to cook. This session will have an international food theme and youth will prepare food from a variety of countries as well as learn about foods and other customs from those nations.

The 4-H Junior Chefs will meet at the CCE office, located at 61 State St., Troy, on the second floor, on Wednesdays, March 6, 13, 20, and 27, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. There is a $25.00 registration fee for 4-H members and $30.00 for non-members. Pre-registration is required, and registration will be limited. To register a youth, or for more information, please contact Eileen DePaula at 518-272-4210 or emd32@nullcornell.edu. For more information about this and other programs offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County, please call 518-272-4210. No one shall be denied the opportunity to participate or receive information based on their ability to pay. If you have special needs that we can accommodate, please let us know at the time of your call.


Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

The Melrose Church, 20 Church Street, will hold a corned beef and cabbage dinner on March 9, 2019 at 5:00 p.m., take outs at 4:30 p.m. Cost for adults $12.00, children 4-10 is $5.00.

We are handicapped accessible. For more information, or reservations, call 518-235-4370.


Free Spaghetti Dinner

Free Spaghetti Dinner/All are welcome.

February 24, 2019, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM,

Bloomingrove Reformed Church, 706 Bloomingrove Drive, Defreestville, NY 12144. Across from CDTA Park & Ride parking lot, Rte. 4, Bus 224.

Any questions contact Tricia at (518) 383-4991.



VFW Auxiliary’s St. Patrick’s Corned Beef Dinner

Sullivan Jones VFW Auxiliary is hosting our Annual St. Patrick’s Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner on Saturday, March 16th, with one serving at 6:00.  Dinners purchased as take outs will be ready to pick up at 6:15.

Purchase tickets today at the Post Canteen, most days after 3:00. All-You-Can-Eat Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner with all the fixins.

Veterans & Seniors 65+ -$11.00, Adults $13.00 and Children under 12 $6.00.

Questions call 518-283-4661.  Held at 25 Veterans Street, Poestenkill.  Proceeds to support our local Veterans and their families.


Hoags Corner’s Monthly Breakfast

The Hoags Corner’s Fire Department will be hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast on March 3, 2019 from 8 am to 11 am. Our All-You-Can-Eat Buffet-Style Breakfast includes, scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, sausage, French toast, regular pancakes plus applesauce, fruit cocktail, English muffins, coffee, tea, chocolate milk, orange juice and milk.

Cost: Adults $8.00, Children ages 6-12 are $4.00 and Children 5 and under are free. Eat in our take out.

Phone: 518-766-5474.


Poestenkill Fire Co. Roast Beef Dinner

Please join us for a roast beef dinner on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Poestenkill Fire House. Dinner will be served family style and will consist of roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cole slaw, rolls, and homemade desserts. Serving time will be 5 pm to 6 pm. Cost of the dinner will be $14 for adults, $6 for children (ages 5 – 12) and children under 5 are free. Reservations are strongly recommended at your earliest convenience. Please call Don at 518-423-6263.


Come to St. Henrys K of C Great Spaghetti Dinner

Come to a great, all-you-can-eat, spaghetti dinner, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus at St. Henry’s Church on Old Route 66 on Saturday, March 2nd. Dinner is from 4:30pm to 7:00pm. Price of the dinner is $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12 or $20 per family.

We will be serving spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, dessert & beverages.

Take-out meals are also available, just stop by; no reservations necessary. Come and join us for a great time.

For more information, call 518-674-3965.



Emmanuel Reformed Church Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner

As luck would have it, the Emmanuel Reformed Church in Castleton is once again having its Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner on Saturday, March 16th, with servings at 4:30 and 6:00 p.m.

The menu will include corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, Irish soda bread, dessert and coffee or tea all for only $12 per adult; $5 children 6-12 and free for children under 6.  The proceeds from this dinner go to our mission programs.  Please call 518-732-7766 for reservations and takeout.  We are located at 1150 Maple Hill Rd., adjacent to the High School, have plenty of parking and are handicapped accessible.  For all who are Irish, at least for a day, see you March 16!



Glendora Vegetarian Club

A man was arrested for not paying his check in a donut shop.  What was he charged with?  Impersonating a police officer…   Go Vegan, Greg. Pics Veggie burger vegan, pics Black Bean Burger vegan, Lightlife meatless bowl vegan, Malt o Meal toasted wheat cereal, Tom’s of Maine toothpaste, no animal testing!

A freighter carrying a load of yo yo’s struck a reef and sank…10 times.  Go Vegan Greg. Familia Swiss cereal vegan, Gardein beefless ground vegan, Deep Foods Pea Potato Pockets vegan, Morningstar Farms Chik patties vegan, Ami vegan cat kibble.

All this week, Mon through Fri, Feb 18-22, all over the world, five new Glendora Vegan commercials will be on Channel 6 CBS 6:30-7:00 pm. Just Google Channel 6 Albany New York.

A minister asked his assistant to do the sermon Sunday while he was out of town. When he returned, he asked a member if he liked the sermon. The member said no. The minister asked his assistant about the sermon.  The assistant said, “I didn’t have time to write a sermon, so I used one of yours.”

~Glendora   518-610-5810


Corned Beef Dinner at Pawling Ave. UM Church

The Pawling Avenue United Methodist Church invites you to a Corned Beef Dinner on Saturday, March 16th. Dinner will be served from 4:30 to 6:30 PM or until sold out. The menu will be corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, Irish Soda Bread, dessert and beverage. Adult meals are $10.00, meals for children 6 to 12 years old are $5.00 and meals for children 5 and under are free. Take outs will be available.
Tickets may be purchased at the door on March 16th and reservations can be made by calling the church office at (518)273-6859.

Pawling Avenue United Methodist Church is located at 520 Pawling Avenue in Troy. Plan now to attend this dinner on March 16th.


Boy Scouts of America – Troop 166

Roast Beef Dinner

The scouts of Troop 166, Nassau, are hosting their annual fund-raising roast beef dinner at North Chatham United Methodist Church in the Hamlet of North Chatham (4274 Rt. 203) on Saturday, March 2nd. The dinner is all-you-can-eat, family-style and includes rolls, roast beef, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, gravy, and dessert.

Eat-in Dinner cost: $15.00 adults, $7.50 children under 10; Take-out dinners are $15. Tickets are advance sale. Special delivery for Shut-ins Home Delivery and Take-out are not limited but should be ordered in advance. Doors open at 4:45pm –- Dinner will start at 5:00PM –- Take-out service starts at 5:30.

Immediately following dinner is the ever-popular auction, which is noted for great deals on high-quality items and gift certificates donated by the great local businesses.

For tickets, contact a Troop 166 Scout or call Andy Tillman at 518-766-4097 or 518-423-9061 prior to February 26th as tickets are subject to prior sale and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Scouting teaches young men to accept responsibility and develop leadership skills. The proceeds from this event are primarily used to help offset the cost to the scouts attending summer camp, where they will work on these skills and to help the troop to purchase necessary scouting and camping materials.

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