Cuisine 08.15.19

Drive Thru only Lobster Dinner

Salem United Methodist Church hosts its Drive Thru only Lobster Dinner, Thursday, August 15, 2019.  Menu includes Garden Tossed Salad, Whole Lobster with Baked Potato and Corn, Cake for dessert.  Dinner is from 4:30pm-6:00pm.  Cost is $20.00 per person.  Advanced reservations are required for this dinner and must be in no later than Tuesday, August 13.  Reservations can be made by call/text George at 518-603-1296 or call/text Carol at 518-330-7609.  SUMC is located at 349 Shaver Road (off Route 150). Visit our website: wslsumc.wordpress.com

Hoags Corners Ambulance Pizza Night

The Hoags Corners Volunteer Ambulance will be having Pizza Night on August 16th from 5pm-8pm. With our ALL NEW PIZZA OVEN, there will be less of a wait time !! Toppings include pepperoni, mushrooms, sausage, peppers, onions and black olives. We are now able to offer FREE delivery within the Ambulance District. Place your order by calling 518-328-8113, but please dont call before 4:30. Pizza Night will be held the 3rd Friday of every month. The Ambulance Garage is located at 19 Town Garage Rd.

BBQ Chicken Dinner Fundraiser For Make-A-Wish NENY

The 8th Annual Bobbie Arsenault Memorial Event & Family Fun Day will be held on Saturday, August 17th from 11am – 4pm at Butler Park, Gettle Rd. in Averill Park rain or shine.  Dinners will be served between 2:30 – 4:00 pm and can be eat-in or take-out.  Cost of the BBQ dinner is $12. Preorder your dinner by contacting Bob Arsenault @ 518-944-5347 or online athttp://bobbiearsenaultevent.com.  Limited dinners available first come first serve day of event. The event is free of charge and will include a Car Show, Bike Show, Vendors, Live Music, Raffles, 50/50, Kid games and more.  All proceeds to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of NENY.

Chicken & Rib Barbeque Fundraiser

The South Schodack Volunteer Fire Company will be holding their annual Chicken & Rib Barbeque fundraiser on Sunday, August 18, from 3 to 6 PM.

We would greatly appreciate having it in your August 15th Edition of The Advertiser, if possible, just before our BBQ.

All dinners include ½ Chicken ($11) or ½ Rack of Ribs ($15)

¼ Chicken ($5) ages 12 & under

Baked potato, Sweet corn, Cabbage slaw. Baked beans

Lemonade & Iced Tea

Great Tomato Tasting

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County will present the program “Great Tomato Tasting” on Tuesday, August 20, from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.  What’s your favorite tomato?  Come find out by tasting a wide variety of delicious tomatoes grown by Master Gardeners.  We’ll have some old favorites as well as some new top picks.  We’ll also talk about tomato growing challenges, so bring us your tired, your diseased, your dead specimens, yearning to be compost.

This program is FREE to the public and will be held outdoors at the Demonstration Garden at the Robert C. Parker School, 4254 Route 43, North Greenbush. Rain or inclement weather at the start of the program may cancel it.  Limited seating provided; bring your own lawn chair.  For more information contact Cornell Cooperative Extension at 518-272-4210 or mmp74@nullcornell.edu

Individuals with questions or special needs requiring accommodation should contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County at the phone number above. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County provides equal program and employment opportunities.

Annual Lobster Or Steak Bake

East Greenbush, NY — Van Rensselaer Star Chapter #256, Order of the Eastern Star and Van Rensselaer Lodge #87, F&AM, in East Greenbush are holding their annual Lobster or Steak Bake on Saturday, August 24th from 4 – 6 p.m. You may eat in or take out. The cost is $25 and reservations with money are required and binding. The menu includes: lobster or steak, baked potato, corn-on-the-cob, coleslaw, dessert and beverage.

Reservations must be placed by calling Nancy @ 477-7101. Deadline for reservations is August 20th. Take-out orders can be picked up at the Masonic Temple, 710 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush after 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 24th.

Troy Elks August Dinners

134 N. Greenbush Rd. • 518-283-1193

We need your support as customers at our August fund raisers so we can continue to best/serve our community.

Wednesday Night Dinners $11.00 Serving 4PM-6:30PM

Includes coffee/tea & dessert. Take outs available

August 28th – Roast Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings

Friday Night Dinners $12.00 Serving 5pm-7:30pm

Includes salad, coffee/tea & dessert.

August 16th – BR Haddock, Cold Plate, Chicken Parm

August 23rd – Seafood Platter, Cold Plate, Salisbury Steak

August 30th – Holiday Weekend Closed

Gilead’s Annual Chicken Barbeque

Circle Saturday, September 7th on your calendar! A delicious meal begins at 4:00 PM and end at 6:00 PM. This fabulous feast takes place at the Gilead Lutheran Church located at the intersection of Routes 7 & 278 in Center Brunswick. For as little as $10.00 you get half a barbequed chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, cole slaw and pie. Please call Jen at 518-248-1295 for reservations as this sells out fast. You may eat-in or simply grab a take-out. Gilead is again handicapped accessible.

Please don’t plan on “winging” it. You want to get a “leg” up on everyone else. It is also a good way to keep “abreast” of what is happening at Gilead. Don’t be left without a meal. Call now for your dinner!


The Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church on 175 5th Avenue will be hosting a Chicken Barbecue with baked potatoes, coleslaw and ice cream on Saturday, September 14  from 4:30 – 6:00 pm.  Cost:  Free will donation.  Come join us!

Brook’s Chicken BBQ

The Niskayuna Reformed Church will be hosting a Brook’s Chicken BBQ at 3041 Troy-Schenectady Road (rt 7) 4miles west of Northway Exit 6, on Wednesday, August 21st, from 3:00pm – 6:00pm. The $12.00 Dinner will include 1/2 chicken, baked potato, cole slaw, roll& butter and dessert or 1/2 chicken for $8.00. Take out only.

Melrose Methodist Church Chicken BBQ

MELROSE – The Melrose Methodist Church, 20 Church Street, Melrose, will be holding a Chicken BBQ (Jeff McGreevy’s) on September 21, 2019, 4:00 – 5:30 P.M.  Take-out only.  Adult: $12.00 Children: 5-10 $6.00. For reservations call: 518-235-4370.

Sgt. Walter A. Adams American Legion Post 1021 Chicken BBQ

The Sergeant Walter A. Adams American Legion Post 1021, Averill Park, will hold their Chicken BBQ, takeout only, on the 3rd Saturday of each month.

September 21st, & October 19th.

Please tell your friends and neighbors to call and reserve their order of BBQ chicken. The most succulent BBQ Chicken you will ever eat. Pick up your order between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm. ½ Chicken or Full Dinner. Call 518-674-2309 day of BBQ.

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