Cuisine 11.15.18

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Van Rensselaer Lodge #87 will be hosting a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Nov. 17th from 5 to 7 PM.  The Lodge is located at 710 Columbia Turnpike in East Greenbush. Cost is $10 for adults, kids 10 & under are free. Dine-in or Take-Out options are available. Email VRLodge87@nullgmail.com to reserve your spot.


Castleton Roast Pork Dinner

The Emmanuel Reformed Church in Castleton is once again having its Roast Pork Dinner on November 17th, with servings at 4:30 & 6:00 pm.  The menu will include pork loin, butternut squash, green beans, potatoes, apple sauce, dessert and coffee or tea all for only $13 per adult, $5 children 6-12 and free for children under 6.  Please call 518-732-7766 for reservations and takeout dinners.  We are located at 1150 Maple Hill Road adjacent to the High School, have plenty of parking and are handicapped accessible.  See you soon!


VFW Auxiliary Thanksgiving Pie Order

The VFW Auxiliary to Sullivan Jones Post 7466 is hosting our annual, “LET THE AUXILIARY BAKE YOUR THANKSGIVING PIES FOR YOU”, event!

Make your to do list shorter by ordering your 9” pies:

Apple, Cherry, Blueberry and Pumpkin at $13.95 each and let us do the work for you!  To order, call Nancy at 518-283-6197, or pick up an order form at the Post Canteen and you can also email to request a form at vfwpost7466@nullhughes.net.

The deadline for orders is November 15th. Pies will be ready for pickup on November 21st, downstairs in the bar 12:00-6:00. Proceeds are used for our annual VA Hospital Adopt-a-Military Family Program.


Roast Beef Dinner

Please join us at The American Legion Post 1489, 111 Main Ave. Wynantskill, on Sunday, Nov. 18th. We will be hosting our second annual Roast Beef Dinner to benefit Wreaths Across America. All proceeds will be used to purchase and place Wreaths on veteran graves at Saratoga National Cemetery.

Dinner will be served 2-6pm, eat-in or take-out, and includes: Roast Beef/Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Green beans, Roll, Cake, Water and Coffee. A cash bar will be available. Price: $10.00 in advance (tickets available @ The Legion) and $12.00 at the door. Presales are suggested as walk-ins not guaranteed.

For more info, contact Jeff at 518-376-8087.


Gilead’s Body & Soul Pantry

November 29, 2018. We continue with our winter pantry hours of 3-6pm, and welcome all. We have just started our season but thought we would give our usual chefs a month off. This month we have guest chefs Donna and Bill. (You may remember their great chicken parmigiana from this past spring.) This time they will be preparing Ziti and Meatballs. There will also be a tossed salad and Italian bread. For dessert, we will be serving chocolate or vanilla pudding.

Our Fellowship Hall welcomes all individuals. We are located at the intersection of Routes 7 & 278 in Center Brunswick. If you are not good with stairs, we do have an elevator which makes it an easy access to our Pantry Items and the Dinner.


Thanksgiving Dinner

The Pawling Avenue United Methodist Church will host a family-style, sit-down dinner on Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd. Dinner will be served at 2PM in the Fellowship Hall of the church.

If you do not want to cook, if you have no one to cook for, or if you just want some company and homemade pie, then please come to the Pawling Avenue United Methodist Church for Thanksgiving Dinner. All the favorites will be served – turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, squash, homemade pies and more.

Make your reservation now for this free dinner by calling 518-273-6859. Pawling Avenue United Methodist Church is located at 520 Pawling Avenue in Troy.


Hoags Corners Ambulance Pizza Night 

The Hoags Corners Volunteer Ambulance will be having Pizza Night on November 16th from 5pm-8pm. 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 or 518-794-0289. Pizza Night will be held the 3rd Friday of every month. The Ambulance Garage is located at 19 Town Garage Rd.


Brunswick Elks Veterans Lunch

The Brunswick Elks Lodge #2556 will be hosting The James Busher Memorial Veterans Appreciation Lunch on November 17, from 12 noon to 2pm. This is free to all veterans and their family members. The menu consists of Tossed salad, Penne Pasta with Marinara Sauce, Bow Tie Pasta with Alfredo Sauce, Meatballs, Sausage & Peppers, Italian Bread, and Dessert. The Brunswick Elks is located at 665 Brunswick Rd.  (Route 2), Troy. For more information or reservations, call 518-237-9367.


Free Thanksgiving Day Dinner
The First Bible Baptist Church of West Sand Lake invites you
to its free Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner. It will be served from 12-2pm in Adrian Hall. We will have a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with beverages and dessert. The Church is located at 4331 Route 150-one block south of the Rt. 43 & 150 intersection.
We look forward to sharing this dinner with you.  If you are interested in joining us, please contact the church by calling (518) 674-2515 by 11/20/18. We would like to wish everyone a very blessed and happy day of Thanksgiving!  May we ALL give thanks for the blessings
bestowed upon us!


Tsatsawassa Fire Co. Monthly Breakfast

The Tsatsawassa Protective Fire Company will serve their monthly breakfast on Sunday, November 18th, from 8AM until 11:30AM.  Breakfast consists of your choice of French toast or pancakes, as well as bacon or sausage, toast, orange juice, applesauce, beverages and eggs prepared to your specifications for a cost of $7. for adults; $4. for ages 5-12; children under 5, free.

Support your local fire company while visiting with friends and neighbors and enjoying a hearty breakfast to start your day.  The firehouse is located behind the post office near the intersection of Route 20 and 66 North in the hamlet of Brainard.   For more information, call 518-766-3815, or during breakfast hours: 518-794-8280.


Knights of Columbus “Honor our Veterans” Breakfast

Join us for the monthly K of C “All-You-Can-Eat” Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, November 18th, from 8am -11am, in Damman Hall, to celebrate the service of our veterans. All US military veterans eat FREE!

Breakfast includes “All-You-Can-Eat” pancakes, eggs, hash browns, sausage, bacon, coffee, juice, fruit, bagels, cereal, sweets, and more.  Can’t stay? Grab a to go container!  Kids 5 and under are FREE, adults $8, kids under 12 $4.

The monthly event is hosted by the St Jude the Apostle Knights of Columbus (K of C) and is held in Damman Hall at St. Jude the Apostle School located at 24 Dana Ave in Wynantskill. For more information, contact the St. Jude the Apostle Parish Office (518) 283-1162.



Roast Beef Dinner

Please join us for our Famous Roast Beet Dinner on Saturday, November 17, at the Niverville-Chatham Center Church at 28 Church Street, Niverville, New York 12130.  Dinner will be served starting at 4:30 – 7:00 PM. The cost is $13.00 for Adults and children ages 12 and up; $6.00 for Children 6 to 11; and Children 5 and under are free. Take- outs are available. The Dinner includes Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Squash, Green Beans, Coleslaw, Rolls, Dessert and Drinks.  (518) 784-5103.


WSL Ladies Auxiliary Monthly Breakfast

Come see our newly renovated Fire Hall and join the WSL Fire Dept-Ladies Auxiliary for an “All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast” on 11/18/18 from 7:30am to 11:30am at the West Sand Lake Fire Hall.  Eat-in or take-out.  Call 518 674-3677.  Breakfast includes, Scrambled Eggs, Cheesy Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Home Fries w/cheese, French Toast, a variety of Pancakes including Mickey Mouse, Homemade Muffins, Fruit, Toast, bagels, Juice and Coffee.  Southern Sausage Gravy & Biscuits will be served until it runs out!  Adults $9, Children (5-12) $5 and children under 5 are free.



Pancake Breakfast Buffet

Join us at the VFW Post 7338, Hays Road, East Greenbush, for our Pancake Breakfast Buffet. The breakfast will take place on Sunday, Nov 18th, from 9am to 12noon.

The menu will include: Buttermilk Pancakes, French Toast, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausages, Home Fries, Corned Beef Hash, Toast, Sliced Peaches, Coffee, Tea, Water and Juice.

Adults – $9; Children 6 to 12 – $5; Children under 6 are free. The VFW is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Veterans, their Families and the community.


Pizza and Wing Night

On Saturday, November 17th, from 5-8pm, at 1553 Schodack Valley Rd., Castleton, the Schodack Valley Fire Co. will host Pizza and Wing Night! Eat-in or take-out.  Call 518 477-4215.  Pizza special this month is shrimp and garlic.


Town of East Greenbush Senior Holiday Luncheon

East Greenbush Seniors please join us on Wednesday, December 12th, at 12 noon, in the Town Hall Community Room for a catered holiday lunch by Casey’s Restaurant.  The luncheon is sponsored annually by the East Greenbush Police Benevolent Association and the Town of East Greenbush.  Space is limited, so please RSVP to 518-477-4194 no later than December 5th.


Salem United Methodist Church Ham Dinner

Salem United Methodist Church hosts its annual Ham Dinner, Saturday, November 17th.  Menu includes Ham with Raisin Sauce, Coleslaw, Harvard Beets, Butternut Squash, Scalloped Potatoes, Rolls & Butter, Pie, Coffee, Tea & Decaf.  Dinner is from 4:30pm-6:00pm. Cost is $12.00 per person. Start your holiday shopping early — homemade crafts will be available. Reservations can be made by calling the church office at 518-674-3106, or call/text Carol at 518-330-7609.  SUMC is located at 349 Shaver Road (off Route 150). Visit our website: wslsumc.wordpress.com.


Glendora Vegetarian Club

What did one ghost say to the other?  “Frankly I don’t believe in people.”

Try Gardein vegan meatless meatballs, MorningStar Farms Vegan Burgers, vegetarian Worthington Fri-Pats, MorningStar Farms vegetarian Original Grillers, Boca, Dr. Praegers, and 10 more burgers at your supermarket.

All this week, Mon.-Fri., Glendora is doing vegan commercials on Channel 6 CBS Albany, between 6:30pm to 7:00pm.

Our Towne started a $25 fee for “community events”.

One secretary said to another, this machine will do the work of three men.  The other secretary said, “frankly I would rather have the three men.”    Red Robin Bed and Breakfast is having a vegan potluck Thanksgiving Day. You never could have a tastier feast.

~Glendora       518-610-5810


Free Spaghetti Dinner

Join us on November 25th, from 1-3pm, at the Blooming Grove Reformed Church;

706 Bloomingrove Drive, Defreestville (Route 4 across from DCTA Park & Ride Lot Bus #224), for a free Spaghetti Dinner. The winner of the quilt will be announced at 2pm during dinner.

Tickets are still available, cost $3.


Visit with Santa at East Schodack Fire Company’s Pizza Nite

All kids (young and old) are invited to visit with Santa Claus at the East Schodack Fire House on December 1st. Santa will arrive by special sleigh at 4:30. Come and take a picture when your kids visit one-to-one with Santa.

The monthly Pizza/Wing Night will be happening at the same time. Pizza, Wings, Mozzarella Sticks and Salad Bar will all be available for eat-in or take out. Please call 518-479-3366 after 2pm, to place an order. (Pizza purchase is not required to visit with Santa)


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