HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for TUESDAY, JANUARY 19
COVID TESTING – 8 – 10 a.m. Free Covid-19 testing for people with no symptoms. Call for an appointment. Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown Clinic, 1 Atwell Dr., Cooperstown. 607-547-7973.
MAPLE SYRUP – 6 p.m. Learn how to make Maple Syrup at the micro scale with Aaron Wightman, Co-Director of the Cornell Maple Program. He will cover why sap flows, sap collection options, the basics of processing, filtering, and grading. Free, registration required by Noon. Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension. 518-234-4303 ext. 111 or visit cceschoharie-otsego.org/events/2021/01/11/the-taste-of-the-hills-maple-syrup-for-beginners
CELEBRATE ART – Sign up to take home an art packet for the kids. Will include a book (or 2) and an activity based on the featured artist. For children aged 2-8. Presented by Franklin Free Library, 334 Main St., Franklin. 607-829-2941 or visit www.facebook.com/FranklinFreeLibrary/
BUSINESS SEMINAR – 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. “Labor & Employment Law Update 2021: What You Need to Know About Laws Affecting Your Workplace” presented by Hinman, Howard, & Katell LLP. Registration fee, $35. Virtual webinar presented by Otsego County Chamber of Commerce. Call Kathryn Daily 607-432-4500 ext. 2 or visit members.otsegocc.com/events/details/smart-business-seminar-series-labor-and-employment-law-update-2021-405
MOBILE COACH – 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Stop by at mobile cancer screening coach for free mammograms, more for women over 40 with no insurance or underinsured. Next to Cherry Valley Post Office, 2 Genesee St., Cherry Valley. 1-888-345-0225 or visit www.bassett.org/services/cancer-care/cancer-screenings/mobile-cancer-screening-coach
FOOD WEBINAR – 2 – 3 p.m. Learn about food, recipes, and nutrition info you can use everyday. This week celebrate National Popcorn Day. Free, registration for Zoom conference required. Presented by The Cornell Cooperative Extension. 518-234-4303 x120 or visit cceschoharie-otsego.org/events/2021/01/05/tuesdays-2
URBAN PLANNING – 5 p.m. “Why Zoning Shouldn’t Be Taboo” presentation on how we can thoughtfully design dense communities without compromising public health. Features OCCA Environmental Planner Danny Lapin. Free, registration for Zoom required. Presented by Otsego County Conservation Association. 607-547-4488 or visit occainfo.org/calendar/why-zoning-should-not-be-taboo/
HOUSEPLANT BASICS – 7 p.m. Learn how to grow & care for your houseplants. Cost, $5. Presented by Otsego County Master Gardeners. Visit www.facebook.com/CCEOtsegoMG/ for info.