HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
ANGEL TREE PROGRAM – Give the Gift of Christmas this holiday season. Adopt a family in need. Visit www.allotsego.com/angel-tree-program/ to learn how.
HOLIDAY MARKET – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Find holiday gifts from 50+ vendors selling textiles, herbal products, jewelry, wreaths, more in heated greenhouse. Includes food/wine tasting, hot apple cider donuts, pies more. Sunnycrest Orchards, 7869 St. Rt. 10, Sharon Springs. 518-284-2256 or visit www.sunnycrestorchards.com
CRAFT AND BAKE SALE – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Craft sale and bake sale sponsored by Hartwick Seminary Fire Dept. Support Committee. Hartwick Fire Dept. Co. 2. 4877 NY-28, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-8091 or visit email@example.com
CRAFT FAIR – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Find handcrafted & homemade ware for the holiday season made by local artisans. Includes basket raffle to support Haven of hope transitional housing/job training program. Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. 518-673-2314 ext. 113 or visit www.arkellmuseum.org/holidayfair
WORKSHOP DAY – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Pick a workshop to learn to make soap, bake for the holidays, print holiday cards, make a broom, or forge your own letter opener. Cost, $75-$100/non-member. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org
SUPPORT GROUP – 10 a.m. – Noon. Family, friends, & people with Multiple Sclerosis are invited to group. Open dialogue encouraged, no questions is too big or small. Sunshine Room, Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call Phil Young 607-435-3653 or visit elmparkumconeonta.org
SOUP BUFFET LUNCH– 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Homemade soups, chili, and chowders. Eat in or Take Out. Mt. Vision United Methodist Church, 2343 NY-205, Mt. Vision. Call 607-432-0397 or visit www.facebook.com/mt.vision.umc/
AUTHOR PANEL – 1 – 3 p.m. Talk to local authors about their works, purchase copies of their published work for holiday gift giving. Support you local artists community. Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St., Otego. 607-988-6661 or visit www.facebook.com/harrislibrary/
WRITERS GROUP – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Join other writers to help improve your craft. Hosted by published author, Jennifer Donohue. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
PLANETARIUM – 2 – 3 p.m. Public night at updated planetarium featuring multimedia experience presented by SUNY Oneonta staff, faculty, students. Free, tickets required. A.J. Read Science Discovery Center, SUNY Oneonta. 607-436-2011 or visit www.facebook.com/AJReadSDC/
HISTORY LECTURE – 2 – 3:30 p.m. Learn events, history, personal clashes leading up to the fateful duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. Presented by author Doug Ambrose with book signings of his work “Your Obedient Servant: The Letters of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr” to follow. Open to museum visitors. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org
BANQUET – 5:30 p.m. Dave Brandt Chapter of Trout Unlimited celebrates 50th Anniversary includes social hour followed by banquet, then evening of surprises/special events hosted by Chuck D’Imperio. Proceeds support community projects, scholarships, more. Quality Inn, 5206 NY-23, Oneonta. 607-331-1145.
MOVIE NIGHT – 6 – 8 p.m. Enjoy community movie with the kids. Featuring “Toy Story 4.” Bring snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, chairs, etc to get comfortable and enjoy the movie. Clark Sports Center, Cooperstown. 607-547-2800 or visit www.facebook.com/clarksportscenter
FILM – 6:30 p.m. Presenting “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.” Cost, $3/person. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta.
THEATER 7 – 9:30 p.m. CCS Thespians present fall musical “A Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder.” Auditorium, Cooperstown High School. 607-547-8181 or visit www.cooperstowncs.org
THEATER – 7:00 p.m. Cherry Valley-Springfield CS Drama Club presents fall musical “The Hollywood Hillbillies.” Auditorium, Cherry Valley-Springfield High School, 597 Co. Rd. 54, Cherry Valley. 607-264-3265 or visit www.cvscs.org
CONCERT – 7:30 p.m. Catskill Symphony Orchestra presents “The Fairy Tale” with music director candidate finalist Maciej Żółtowski. Ballroom, Hunt Union, SUNY Oneonta. 607-436-2670 or visit catskillsymphony.net
CHURCH SERVICE – 6 p.m. First Baptist Church Saturday Night praise and worship service. 21 Elm St, Cooperstown.