HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12
BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT – 9 a.m.-Noon. 7th Annual Veterans’ Day Co-ed 4 v 4 basketball tournament. Registration, $6/non-member. Clark Sports Center, Cooperstown. 607-547-2800, ext. 109 or visit www.facebook.com/clarksportscenter/
GARDEN CLUB – 7 p.m. Peters, owner of Ambiance Floral Events will present holiday themed arrangements. Includes refreshments, raffle for completed arrangement. Public welcome. St. James Episcopal Church, 305 Main St., Oneonta. E-mail email@example.com
VETERANS BREAKFAST – 7-9 a.m. Veterans are invited to enjoy breakfast with Oneonta Christian Academy, 158 River St., Oneonta. 607-432-0383 or visit www.occseagles.org/calendar.html
FILM DAYS – Showing films exploring theme of “Passages” followed by discussion with filmmakers.
• Kids Film: An American Tail – 10 – 11:30 a.m. Animated classic from Don Blouth (Land Before Time, Anastasia) following Fievel Mousekewitz on journey from Russia to new home in America to be reunited with his family. Village Hall Ballroom, Cooperstown.
• Shorts + Cake: Four Passages – 2 – 3:30 p.m. Showing films ‘2,300 miles to work’ about 2 tajiks who must decide between moving to find work or remaining home, ‘Knife Skills’ following launch of Edwins (Cleveland) employing trainees fresh from prison who have 2 months to learn their new trade, ‘Under The Husk’ following journey of 2 Mohawk girls on rite of passage to becoming Mohawk women, ‘Paint The Alpacas’ follows family after passing of Matriarch who expressed religious doubts. Includes complimentary coffee, cake by Marjorie Landers. Village Hall Ballroom, Cooperstown. 607-547-8881 or visit www.glimmerglassfilmdays.org/films-events-01/
KIDS NATURE WALK – 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Celebrate “Passages” this years Glimmerglass film days theme, learn about natural, human history of our region on walk from Main to Mill St. Departs from Cooperstown Village Library. 607-547-4488 or visit www.glimmerglassfilmdays.org/films-events-01/related-event-ostego-county-conservation-association-get-the-kids-out-hike
SIT N’ KNIT – 1 – 2 p.m. Work on knit or hand stitch project. Richfield Springs Public Library, 102 Main St., Richfield Springs. 315-858-0230 or visit www.facebook.com/Richfield-Springs-Public-Library-1068210423236404/
PUBLIC SPEAKING – 5:30 p.m. Practice public speaking with the toastmasters. All welcome. The White House Building, The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1466 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
FIGURE DRAWING – 6:30 – 9 p.m. Non-instructional drawing with live model. Poses chosen by consensus. Cost $12/class. The Carriage House Art Studio, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. 607-435-8718 or visit www.canoneonta.org/event/figure-drawing-open-studio/?instance_id=1014
NICOTINE ANONYMOUS – 7 p.m. Meetings for those who desire to live free of nicotine. Front Meeting Room, St. James Episcopal Church, 305 Main St., Oneonta. 845-332-7803 or visit nicotineanonymous.org