HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9
HOLIDAY MARKET – 5 – 7 p.m. Opening reception for holiday show & sale featuring opportunity to find unique gifts by local, regional member artists. Cooperstown Art Association. 607-547-9777 or visit www.cooperstownart.com
HOLIDAY BAZAAR – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Find beautiful gifts from jewelry, handmade ornaments, glassware, more. Support historic Tudor style Gilbertsville Inn. The Major’s Inn, 104 Marion Ave., Gilbertsville. 607-783-2967 or visit www.themajorsinn.com
FILM DAYS – Showing films exploring theme of “Passages” followed by discussion with filmmakers.
‘Driving While Black’ – 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on role of automobile in African Americans lives in early 20th century. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown.
‘12th and Clairmont’ – 1 – 2:45 p.m. Documentary on 1967 Dallas riots. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown.
‘I Pay For Your Story’ – 3 – 4:45 p.m. showing interviews with people telling their life stories for double minimum wage. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown.
‘Did You Wonder Who Fired The Gun?’ – 6 – 8 p.m. Journey through American South to the truth about a horrific incident and the societal mores that allowed it to happen. Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown.
‘RBG’ – 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. Depicting journey of justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg from one of nine female law students at Harvard to supreme court justice. Templeton Hall, Cooperstown. 607-547-8881 or visit www.glimmerglassfilmdays.org/films-events-01/
BLOOD DRIVE – 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Give blood, save lives from this years hurricane disasters. Features prizes, giveaways, refreshments, a selfie booth. Fox Care Center, Oneonta. 1-800-733-2767 or visit www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=13820
HIKE – 3 – 4:30 p.m. Tour Italiante gardens, learn about history from Native Americans to present day Brookwood Point. Meet at Garden House, Brookwood Gardens, 6000 St. Hwy. 80, Cooperstown. 607-547-8881 or visit www.glimmerglassfilmdays.org/films-events-01/related-event-otsego-land-trust-hike-brookwood-gardens
MUSICAL – 3 p.m. Theatrical production of “Mary Poppins.” Gilbertsville-Mount Upton Central School, 693 St. Hwy. 51, Gilbertsville. 607-783-2207 or visit www.gmucsd.org
FUNDRAISER DINNER – 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. Lasagna dinner with The Living Waters for the World Honduras Mission Team. Cost, $12/adult, proceeds support Honduras Mission installing water purification system in remote village Las Mercedes. First Presbyterian Church, 25 Church St., Cooperstown. 607-547-8401 or visit hwww.facebook.com/CooperstownPres/
FALL FASHION – 6 – 9 p.m. SUNY students show off professional style at ‘Dress For Success’ fall show. Hunt Union Ballroom, SUNY Oneonta. 607.436.2550 visit connect.oneonta.edu/event/2886403
GINGERBREAD WORKSHOP – 6 – 8 p.m. Create a gingerbread house for gingerbread jubilee. Bring bag of candy, non-perishible food item. Registration required. Oneonta YMCA, 20-26 Ford Ave., Oneonta. 607-432-0010 or visit www.oneontaymca.org/upcoming-events.html
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 & 9 p.m. Showing “The Happy Time Murders.” Cost, $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/2590146
MUSICAL – 7 p.m. CCS Thespians present Disney’s “The Little Mermaid.” Cost, $12/adult. Auditorium, Cooperstown High School. 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org/ccs-thespians-present-the-little-mermaid/#.W83y1HtKiUk
CONCERT – 7 p.m. Performance by Mary Gauthier featuring songs written about, for veterans returning from war. Cost, $10-$43. Earlville Opera House, 18 E. Main St., Earlville. 315-691-3550 or visit www.earlvilleoperahouse.com
THEATER – 8 p.m. Presenting theatrical adaption of classic novel “The 39 Steps.” Follows Richard Hanney on journey through England, Scotland to solve mystery behind mysterious organization. Admission, $10/adult. Slade Theater, Yager Hall, Hartwick College, Oneonta. 607-431-4227 or visit www.hartwick.edu/news/hartwick-college-theatre-arts-presents-the-39-steps/