Things to Do Calendar

‘HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO’

Calendar Of Events

For Otsego County,

Cooperstown, Oneonta

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Ongoing Events

ONEONTA FARMERS MARKET – 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Market runs indoors at Main St. Garage Walkway during winter, outdoors on Muller Plaza during summer. Main St, Oneonta. Info, www.oneontafarmersmarket.com

COOPERSTOWN FARMERS MARKET – Saturdays  101 Main St., Pioneer Alley, Cooperstown. Rain or shine. Info, www.CooperstownFarmersMarket.org

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS — 8-9 a.m. Tuesdays. Join Oneonta Common Council members for coffee & chat. Starting Aug. 25: moving back to Main Street Creamery, 254 Main St., Oneonta.

ONEONTA HISTORY CENTER — Rotating public exhibits on local history. Free. One exhibit celebrates 150th anniversary of the center’s home building, at 183 Main St. The center is seeking anniversary donations. Oneonta History Center, 183 Main St. (at Dietz St.), Oneonta. Hours, info, www.oneontahistory.org or (607) 432-0960.

TOASTMASTERS – 6-7 p.m. 2nd and 4th Thursdays. Improve speaking and leadership skills in supportive club. Green Earth Market, 4 Market St., Oneonta. Info, www.oneonta.toastmastersclubs.org

DRAWING GROUP – 7-9 p.m. Mondays. Open Drawing Group. $10 per class suggested donation. Cooperstown Art Association, 5 Railroad Ave., Cooperstown. Info Janet Erway, (607) 547-9777.

SOUP-TO-GO – 4-5 p.m. Wednesdays. Enjoy a bowl of free, homemade soup. The Elm Park Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-6552.

AL-ANON MEETING – 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Support meeting for the families and friends of Alcoholics or those suffering from chemical addictions. Focus Nursing Home, 128 Phoenix Mills Cross Rd., Cooperstown.

 

Friday,
January 19
LABOR LAW – 8:30 – 10 a.m. Seminar focusing on labor & employment law for small employers. Otsego County Chamber of Commerce, 189 Main Street, Suite 500, Oneonta. Call 607-267-4010 Ext. 104 or visit otsegocc.com
BURGER DINNER – 5-7 p.m. Build your own burger with assorted salads. Includes 50/50 raffle, lottery wreath raffle, basket raffle. Cost, $6. Oneonta Moose Club, 119 W. Broadway, Oneonta.
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 p.m. Showing “Murder On The Orient Express,” (2017). Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1746161
SEUSSICAL – 7 p.m. The 7th & 8th Graders present their first ever musical based on several tales by Dr. Seuss. Cooperstown Central School. Call 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org/its-a-debut-the-first-ever-7th-and-8th-grade-musical-at-ccs-suessical-junior/#.WlUXPFWnGUk
FILM SERIES – 7-9 p.m. Cabin Fever film festival presents “King Kong” (1933). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free, open to the public. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org/calendar-a

THEATER – 8 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org

 

Saturday,
January 20
COMMUNITY ART DAY – 10 a.m.- Noon. Create an underwater scene with the Japanese art of “gyotaku,” (fish printing) using rubber replicas of Otsego Lake fish. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Info, www.FenimoreArt.org.
WRITERS GROUP – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Join other writers to help improve your craft. Hosted by published author, Jennifer Donohue. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
BROADBAND INFO – 2 p.m. Public meeting to update the community on the Broadband project. Questions welcome. Laurens Central School, 55 Main St., Laurens. Call 607-432-2050 or visit www.facebook.com/otsegoelectriccooperative/
SEUSSICAL – 3 p.m. The 7th & 8th Graders present their first ever musical based on several tales by Dr. Seuss. Cooperstown Central School. Call 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org/its-a-debut-the-first-ever-7th-and-8th-grade-musical-at-ccs-suessical-junior/#.WlUXPFWnGUk
JAZZ CONCERT – 3 p.m. Performance by the John Colonna Jazz Trio featuring Evan Jagels on bass and Graeme Francis on drums. Tickets $20/adult. Dunderberg Gallery, 118 Marion Ave., Gilbertsville. Call 607-783-2010 or visit dunderberggallery.tix.com.
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 p.m. Showing “Murder On The Orient Express,” (2017). Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1746162
CONCERT SERIES – 7:30 p.m. Burns and Kristy perform with the full band at The Otesaga, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1812 or visit cooperstownconcertseries.org/burns-and-kristy-12018-at-the-otesaga-resort-hotel/

THEATER – 8 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org

 

Sunday,
January 21
MARKETPLACE – 1 – 3 p.m. CCS Students hold a TREP$ Marketplace to show the businesses they have created. Come out to shop and support tomorrows entrepreneurs. Gymnasium, Cooperstown High School. Call 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org
FILM SCREENING – 1 p.m. Showing “Murder On The Orient Express,” (2017). Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1746163
THEATER – 2 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org

POPS CONCERT – 2 p.m. The Catskill Valley Wind Ensemble present the Mid-Winter Concert featuring tunes from the 20s, a medley from “West Side Story,” themes from James Bond, and more. The First United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-7085 or visit www.catskillwinds.com
FILM SCREENING – 2 p.m. View the documentary, “Citizen Kane… A Life Of Principle.” Admission, $10. Community Arts Network, Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Call 607-432-2070 or visit www.facebook.com/TheOtsegoCountyChamber/

SQUARE DANCE – 5 – 9 p.m. Round and square dance with Dirt Road Express band. Cost, $8/member, $9/non-member. Oneonta Moose Club, 119 W. Broadway, Oneonta. Call Sandy @ 607-435-6871.

 

Monday,
January 22
PRESENTATION – 8:30-10 a.m. Jane Clark speaks to Cooperstown Chamber members on the current states of Clark entities & businesses in Cooperstown and provide a look into the future. Fenimore Art Museum Auditorium, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-9983 or visit cooperstownchamber.org/calendar-of-events/#!event/2018/1/22/jane-forbes-clark-speaks-to-cooperstown-chamber
AUDITIONS – 4-7 p.m. Catskill Choral Society holds auditions for new members and Dox Apprentices. All welcome. Unitarian Universalist Church, 12 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Call 431-6060 or e-mail ccc@catskillchoralsociety.com or visit CatskillChoralSociety.com
ROUNDTABLE – 5 – 7 p.m. Join local environmental activists & leaders for a conversation on environmental issues impacting Otsego County. Share ideas & feedback. Red Shed Brewer, 709 Co. Hwy. 33, Cooperstown. Call 607-731-6454 or visit www.facebook.com/brianflynn.us/

YARN WORKSHOP – 5-6:30 p.m. Work with instructor Tori to create something for yourself or loved one. All skill levels welcome! Create mittens, hats, more. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call 607-267-4435 or e-mail kyle@friendsofrecoverydo.org or visit www.friendsofrecoverydo.org/events

 

Tuesday,
January 23
BOOKMOBILE – Check out the mobile library.
9:30-9:50 a.m. Town Hall, 3966 NY-23, West Oneonta.
10:10-10:50 a.m. Little Lambs Children Center, 383 Co Rd 11, Oneonta.
12:20-12:45 p.m. Methodist Church, 811 Co Rd 26, Fly Creek.
1:15-1:35 p.m. Methodist Church, 2343 NY-205, Mt Vision.
2:10-2:30 p.m. Firehouse, 116 County Rd 4, Wells Bridge. www.4cls.org or call 607-723-8236
KNITTING GROUP – 1:30-3:30 p.m. Cooperstown Village Library, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/

 

Wednesday,
January 24
DISCUSSION GROUP – 3-5 p.m. Discuss current events. Cooperstown Village Library, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/
SOUP-TO-GO – 4-5 p.m. Enjoy a bowl of free, homemade soup. The Elm Park Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-6552.
DRAWING CLASS – 5-7 p.m. Free Beginners class on how to draw. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call 607-267-4435.
INTERNATIONAL NIGHT – 5:30-9 p.m. Enjoy food from around the world. This week it’s from Poland. The Otesaga, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-9931 or visit www.otesaga.com
CHESS NIGHT – 7-11 p.m. Chess enthusiasts of all levels welcome to play. Free lessons for beginners. Hunt Union Cafeteria, SUNY Oneonta. E-mail dmv2012@aol.com
AL-ANON MEETING – 7:30-8:30 p.m. Support meeting for the families and friends of Alcoholics or those suffering from chemical addictions. Focus Nursing Home, 128 Phoenix Mills Cross Rd., Cooperstown.

 

Thursday,
January 25
BOOKMOBILE – Check out the mobile library.
10-10:30 a.m. Schenevus Valley Lodge, 4 Main Street, Schenevus.
10:45-11:30 a.m. Fire Station, 1812 County Highway 34, Westford.
12:30-1 p.m. a.m. First Christian Church, 1160 State Highway 165, South Valley.
1:15-2 p.m. a.m. Town Hall, 3717 County Highway 35, Middlefield. www.4cls.org or call 607-723-8236
CABARET NIGHT – 5 p.m. Enjoy an evenings entertainment with FOMA. Features Brooks BBQ, auction, 50/50 raffle, and the student, faculty, & family bands performing. Tickets, $15/adult. Cooperstown High School. Call 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org
GALLERY RECEPTION – 5-7 p.m. Opening reception for “Cotton: The soft dangerous beauty of the past.” Exhibit explores both the beauty of cotton and how it prolongd slavery in the US. Reception features gallery talk and dance performance “Cotton in Motion.” Exhibit on display thru 3/16. Martin-Mullen Art Gallery, SUNY Oneonta. Call 607-436-3456 or visit suny.oneonta.edu/art-department/art-galleries
COOKING CLASS – 5-7 p.m. Learn to make a variety of dishes, bring the kids to learn with you, eat what you’ve made. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call 607-267-4435 or e-mail kyle@friendsofrecoverydo.org or visit www.friendsofrecoverydo.org/events
JOB READINESS – 5-7 p.m. Work on everything from interviewing, resume creation, job searching, more. Pre-register, space limited. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call 607-267-4435 or e-mail kyle@friendsofrecoverydo.org or visit www.friendsofrecoverydo.org/events
COMMUNITY EDUCATION – 5:30 – 8 p.m. LEAF presents “Shauna Has A Secret,” an interactive program to teach parents the signs of drug use in teens, followed by a panel discussion of the opioid crisis. Town of Otsego Town Hall, 811 Co. Hwy. 26, Fly Creek. Call 607-432-0090 or visit www.facebook.com/LEAFinc/
TINKERING THURSDAY – 6-7:30.m. Design and Print a 3D item. Material fee applies. Registration required. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
YARN CLUB – 6-7:30 p.m. For knitters and crocheters of all skill levels and accompanied youths. Come work together and learn a new skill with April from April’s Yarn Basket. 3rd floor, Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
SUPPORT GROUP – 7-8 p.m. Supporting family, friends of addicts. New members welcome. Unitarian Universalist Society of Oneonta, 12 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Call 607-432-3291 or visit uuso.org

 

Friday,
January 26
TASTE NEW YORK – 6 p.m. Enjoy craft wines & beers from the Cooperstown area in the setting of a 4-course meal. Cost, $99/person. The Otesaga, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-9931 or visit www.otesaga.com/events/cooperstown/-taste-of-new-york-series.aspx?categoryimagno=1
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 p.m. Showing “Three Billboards Outside Ebbings, Missouri,”. Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1750672
FLOAT NIGHT – 6:45-8:30 p.m. Enjoy a family movie and a root beer in the pool with friends. Must be accompanied by a YMCA member. The Y, 20-26 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Call 607-432-0010 or visit www.oneontaymca.org
FILM SERIES – 7-9 p.m. Cabin Fever film festival presents “Loving Vincent.” Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free, open to the public. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org/calendar-a
THEATER – 8 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org

 

Saturday,
January 27
BOOK COLLECTION – 9 a.m. – Noon. Donate your gently used books to be sold at the FOVL Book Sale during the Winter Carnival. Cooperstown Village Library, Fair St. entrance. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/
QUILT ENTRIES – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Deadline for Quilters to drop off entries for the CAA Quilt Show. Cooperstown Art Association. Call 607-547-2709 or visit www.cooperstownart.com
THEATER – 10 a.m. Presenting “A Year With Frog and Toad: The Musical,” by Willie & Robert Reale. Slade Theater, Yager Hall, Hartwick College Oneonta. Admission, $10. Call 607-431-4227 or visit www.hartwick.edu/news/hartwick-theatre-arts-presents-year-frog-toad-musical/
SHOWSHOE HIKE – 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Enjoy a hike around Gilbert Lake State Park led by Jeff O’Handley and featuring fun ecological facts about Otsego County. Gilbert Lake State Park, 18 CCC Rd., Laurens. Call 607-547-4488 or visit occainfo.org/calendar/cabin-fever-fest-snowshoe-hike/
OPERA – 12:55 p.m. See Puccini’s “Tosca” streaming live from The Met. Tickets, $20/adult. Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-431-2080 or visit foothillspac.org/index.php/shows/metropolitan-opera-in-hd/
AUTHOR PRESENTATION – 1 p.m. Activist Doug Gladstone, author of “A Bitter Cup of Coffee; How MLB & The Players Association Threw 874 Retirees a Curve,” to address the Cliff Kachline chapter of SABR on how retirees like Thomas Bruno and Steve Grilli have been hosed out of MLB pensions. The Bullpen Theater, The Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown. Call 518-817-8253 or e-mail abittercupofcoffee@gmail.com
WRITERS GROUP – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Join other writers to help improve your craft. Hosted by published author, Jennifer Donohue. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
THEATER – 2 p.m. Presenting “A Year With Frog and Toad: The Musical,” by Willie & Robert Reale. Slade Theater, Yager Hall, Hartwick College Oneonta. Admission, $10. Call 607-431-4227 or visit www.hartwick.edu/news/hartwick-theatre-arts-presents-year-frog-toad-musical/
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 p.m. Showing “Three Billboards Outside Ebbings, Missouri,”. Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1750673
THEATER – 8 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org

 

Sunday,
January 28
AUCTION – 12:30 p.m. Support the 2018 Polar Bear Jump. Drawing begins 2:30 p.m. Milford Central School, 42 W. Main St., Milford. Call 607-286-3349 or visit www.web.milfordcentral.org
FILM SCREENING – 1 p.m. Showing “Three Billboards Outside Ebbings, Missouri,”. Tickets $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1750674
THEATER – 2 p.m. Presenting “Love, Loss, And What I Wore.” The Production Center, The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org
THEATER – 2 p.m. Presenting “A Year With Frog and Toad: The Musical,” by Willie & Robert Reale. Slade Theater, Yager Hall, Hartwick College Oneonta. Admission, $10. Call 607-431-4227 or visit www.hartwick.edu/news/hartwick-theatre-arts-presents-year-frog-toad-musical/
SUNDAY PROGRAM – 2:30 p.m. “Notes from the Field” introduces children to life on an Archeaological Dig. Cooperstown Village Library. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/
CONCERT – 5:30 p.m. Looming, Pale Lungs, Heavy Tides, & Emily Beck perform. Hunt Union Waterfront room, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1644672

 

Monday,
January 29
YARN WORKSHOP – 5-6:30 p.m. Work with instructor Tori to create something for yourself or loved one. All skill levels welcome! Create mittens, hats, more. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call 607-267-4435 or e-mail kyle@friendsofrecoverydo.org or visit www.friendsofrecoverydo.org/events

 

Tuesday,
January 30
KNITTING GROUP – 1:30-3:30 p.m. Cooperstown Village Library, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/