HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOV. 4
FOOD & FARMING – 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Conference “Careers and New Ventures,” features knowledgeable speakers, vendors, breakout sessions, panel discussion to inform and inspire NYS farmers and the public. Free, open to all. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/food-farm
VETERANS TRIBUTE – 5-9 p.m. Concert in tribute to our Veterans featuring Joe Diffie. Cost, $25/adult, Veterans/active duty enter free. The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-431-2080 or visit foothillspac.org
BLOOD DRIVE – 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Main Street Baptist Church, 333 Main St., Oneonta. Call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org
BOTTLE DRIVE – 9 a.m. Have clean, returnable bottle & cans on or visible from the curb. Call Bruce at 267-6730 for info or concerns.
COOPERSTOWN FARMERS MARKET – 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 101 Main St., in Pioneer Alley, Cooperstown.
CHRISTMAS MARKET – 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Main St. Walkway, Oneonta. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
WORKSHOP – 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Learn to make fragrant waters, essences like in Dr. Thralls pharmacy. Registration required. Cost $40/members, $50/non-members. The Creamery Classroom, The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1461 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/programs/%5Bfield_program_type-raw%5D/workshop_fragrant_waters_and_essences
WRITERS GROUP – 1:30-3:30 p.m. Join other writers to hone your craft. Hosted by published author Jennifer Donohue. Registration preferred. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call (607)432-1980
SHAKESPEARE – 2 p.m. Performance of “Romeo & Juliet.” Tickets, $5. Goodrich Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/1163090
SWEET ADELINES – 3 p.m. Chorus performance of various show tunes sun in A Cappella barbershop style with guest performer ‘Backtrack.’ Admission, $18. First United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-8054 or visit sachorus.wixsite.com/cityofthehills
FOX HOSPITAL GALA – 6:30-11 p.m. Come in your Hollywood best and enjoy the 27th Annual Fox Hospital Gala. Includes market style dining, open bar, prizes for the best Hollywood impersonations. 1 Foxcare Dr., Oneonta. Call 607-547-3928.
FILM SCREENING – 6:30-9 p.m. Showing “Logan Lucky.” Tickets, $3. Also 9:30. The Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta.
THEATER – 8 p.m. The Catskill Community Players present comedy drama “All in the Timing” consisting of 6 comic sketches about language, life, and complicated romances. Wieting Theater, 168 Main St., Worcester. Call 607-397-8500 or visit catskillplayers.org
THEATER – 8 p.m. Hartwick College Theatre Department presents “Mary’s Wedding.” $10 general admission. Slade Theater, Yager Hall, Hartwick College. Info, tickets, (607) 431-4227 or visit www.hartwick.edu/news/hartwick-college-theatre-arts-department-presents-marys-wedding/