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Lumberjack Competition, Festival


OUTDOOR GAMES – 9 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Features lumberjack competition, BBQ contest, open obstacle course, more. Alden Field, 2 Genesee St., Cherry Valley. E-mail or visit

ART IN BLOOM – 5 – 7 p.m. Opening reception for show featuring flower arrangements by the Oneonta Garden Club interpreting works from the Mansion Show. Community Arts Network of Oneonta, Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Call 607-432-2070 or visit

HOPPY TOURS – 11 a.m. – Brief history, discussion of beer, brewing, and hops, followed by a tour of the hop yard, hop house. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1450 or visit

TRACTOR SHOW – 5 p.m. Field demonstrations, a Stone Boat Pull, more. Sunnycrest Orchards, 7869 St. Rt. 10, Sharon Springs. Call 518-231-8080 or visit

MOVIE NIGHT – 5:30 – 8 p.m. Kids enjoy a movie, build a box car (while supplies last), bring broken crayons for The Great Crayon Project. Muller Plaza, Oneonta. Call 607-432-2941 or visit

AUDITIONS – 7 p.m. Test out your acting for a role in the theatrical production of Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” (aka 10 Little Indians). Production Center, Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5407 or visit

PUB THEOLOGY – 7 p.m. Enjoy beer, wine, or something non-alcoholic of your choice while discussing theology. Bring questions, curiosity and be ready to engage with different philosophies. Upstairs, Alex’s Bistro, 149 Main St., Cooperstown. E-mail

CONCERT – 7 p.m. Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience with their sweet blend of New Orleans funk-reggae-flavored-world-blues rooted in Creole tradition. Cost, $27. The Earlville Opera House, 18 East Main St., Call 315-691-3550 or visit



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