HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, AUGUST 3
ART & MUSIC FESTIVAL – 10 a.m – 4 p.m. Find vintage items, collectibles, art, more and enjoy variety of musical performances at City of the Hills Art & Music Festival. Main St., Oneonta. Visit cityofthehillsartsfestival.com
DONATION DRIVE – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Shop around walmart for school supplies for students in need in “Stuff The Bus” campaign event. Be sure to get the list of suggested supplies to fill the collection bin. Walmart, Oneonta. 607-432-5960.
PADDLE & PULL – 9 a.m. – Noon. Work with Otsego County Conservation Association to pull invasive Water Chestnuts from Stump Lot portion of Goodyear Lake. Bring water, hat, sunscreen, canoe/kayak if possible. Enjoy morning on the water while helping local environment. Meet at Portlandville Fishing Access Site, St. Rt. 28, Portlandville. 607-547-4488 or visit occainfo.org/calendar/paddle-and-pull-goodyear-lake-4/
CLOSING – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Last chance to view “The Oneonta Theatre Reflecting Popular Culture Since 1879.” Oneonta History Center, 183 Main St., Oneonta. 607-432-0960 or visit www.oneontahistory.org/upcomingevents.htm
FLEA MARKET – 10 a.m – 4 p.m. Find vintage items, collectibles, antiques, more from area merchants in Atrium, Foothills Perfomring Arts Center, Oneonta. 607-431-2080 or visit foothillspac.org
OPEN HOUSE – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Explore new style of energy efficient house by Simple Integrity: High Performance Builders. Members on site to answer questions. 45 Delaware St., Cooperstown. 607-643-1633 or visit www.facebook.com/SimpleIntegrity/
SUMMER FEST – Noon – 10 p.m. Enjoy food, beer, good times this summer. Introducing Bear Marionette. Also includes a phychic from 1-4 for $10/person, with local band Scattered Flurries finishing the night at 7:30. Red Shed Brewery, Cooperstown Tap Room, 709 Co. Hwy. 33, Cooperstown. 607-282-4380 or visit www.facebook.com/redshedbrewing/
COMMUNITY PICNIC – Noon. Enjoy food, games, live music by Collective and Recordings, games, more with NAACP. Neahwa Park, Oneonta. Visit www.facebook.com/events/406791863272359/
FISHING DERBY – 3 – 5 p.m. Children aged 3-15 compete in 62 Annual Lions Club Fishing Derby. Catch & Release competition with awards for most caught, largest bass. Participants must have adult supervision. Hodges Pond, Neahwa Park, Oneonta. 607-434-2458.
EXHIBIT OPENING – 3 – 5 p.m. Reception celebrate opening of “Walking Mother Earth” by Alexander Christine. Features artists talk at 4. On display through August 23. Bright Hill Press & Literary Center, 94 Church St., Treadwell. 607-829-5055 or visit www.facebook.com/brighthp/
THEATER – 6 p.m. Shakespeare in the Valley presents evening of theater featuring original play “Monster Mic” followed by community picnic, then teen theater performance of Macbeth. Cost, $12/adult. West Kortright Centre, 49 W. Kortright Church Rd., East Meredith. 607-278-5454 or visit westkc.org/eventbrite-event/shakespeare-in-the-valley-2/
PUPPET SHOW – 7:30 p.m. Catskill Puppet Theater presents, “The Willow Girl,” about adventures of 3 young immigrant children and a magical willow tree on the American Frontier. Free, suggested donation $20/person. Franklin Stage Company, 25 Institute St., Franklin. 607-829-3700 or visit www.franklinstagecompany.org
THEATER – 7:30 p.m. Stuff of Dreams productions presents Ken Ludwig’s hilarious farce ‘Lend Me a Tenor.’ Cost, $17/adult. Production Center of Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. 607-432-5407 or visit foothillspac.org