HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
CONCERT – 7:30 p.m. Concert Association opening performance features Evidence Dance Company. Their performances focus on seamless integration of African Dance with contemporary choreography, and spoken word. Goodrich Theater, Fine Arts Building, SUNY Oneonta. 607-433-7252 or visit oneontaconcertassociation.org/ronald-k-brown-evidence/
OPENING RECEPTION – 5 p.m. Celebrate exhibits “Mannequin Expressive by Mannequin Depressive: Who is Watching Whom?” by Edward Garbarino. Also exhibiting are L. Jamie Ormiston and Ben Yacavone. On display through 9/22. Community Arts Network of Oneonta, Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. 607-432-2070 or visit www.canoneonta.org/event/art-edward-garbarino-l-jamie-ormiston-ben-yacavone/?instance_id=1111
CHARITY TOURNAMENT – 6 – 8 p.m. Play tennis to support regional Junior Tennis Scholarship. Cost, $20/person. Continues 9/7 & 9/8. Oneonta Tennis Center, 32 Rose Ave., Oneonta. 607-432-0700 or visit otctennis.com
FILM – 6:30 p.m. Presenting “Shaft.” Cost, $3/person. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta.
HISTORY TALK – 7 p.m. Learn about native plants, extraordinary horticultural developments America has introduced to the world and the surprising role played in the American Revolution with Barbara Melara of Harvesting History. Evening includes reopening Sayre Greenhouse, fiddle music, refreshments. Free, open to public. Greater Milford Historical Association, North Main St., Milford. 607-547-2536 ext. 0 or visit www.facebook.com/Greater-Milford-Historical-Association-1410993589130575/
CONTRADANCE – 7:30 p.m. Fun group dance to music by Balter with caller Mary Collins. 1st Presbyterian Church, 25 Church St., Cooperstown. 607-547-8164 or visit otsegodancesociety.weebly.com