Brennan Humane Society Donation Drive

This past week Northville Rotarians rallied together to gather donations for the Brennan Humane Society, in Gloversville. The animal shelter recently took in dozens of dogs that had been seized and were in desperate need of care. The shelter had asked for donations of dog food, clean towels & blankets, garbage bags, cleaning supplies, and laundry detergent. The Northville Rotary …

Artist Spotlight – Neil Pederson

Artist Neil Pedersen, aka SteelnWood, creates one of a kind objects from wood and scrap metal.  Woodturning for over 50 years as a hobby eventually became a business. Neil grew up in Scotia, NY and bought his first woodworking machine around the age of 12.  He taught himself woodturning on a 1953 Shopsmith, with many successful pieces (and a few failures).  …

Artist Spotlight – Diane Castle Babcock

The Northville Rotary is thrilled to welcome Diane Castle Babcock as one of our featured artists for the 2022 Woodworking & Fine Arts Weekend. Babcock is an award-winning printmaker, specialising in linoleum block print landscapes inspired by the Adirondacks. Babcock uses traditional printing techniques to create striking scenes, with organic shapes and bold, contrasting colors. “My process is called reduction …

Coat & Boot Drive!

As the weather has gotten colder our Social Services Committee, chaired by Joan Graham, organized a coat and boot drive for local students at Northville and Edinburg schools. Brand new coats and boots were purchased and delivered. Fifteen students will be warmer and drier this winter as a result of Rotary. Want to learn more about making a difference in …

Community Backpack Program

Have you heard about the local backpack program? For the past several years, the Northville Rotary Club has partnered with Northville & Edinburg schools and the Bread of Life Food Pantry to help provide food to local kids and their families. Every week students are provided with a backpack full of fresh and pantry food to bring home. The backpacks …

Community Drive-Thru Food Drop

Upcoming volunteer opportunity! The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, in partnership with MVP Healthcare, is hosting a Southern Adirondack drive-thru food distribution event on Wednesday, November 3rd at Northville Central School. The event is intended to address food insecurity for individuals, families and senior citizens in Northville, Edinburg, Mayfield, Hope, Benson and Wells.