HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, OCT. 8
TRACTOR FEST – 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Learn all about tractors and the ways they have been used on farms in NYS. A fun way to learn about the advance of agricultural technology. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. www.farmersmuseum.org/Tractor-Fest
COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS – 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet 50 non-profit groups, learn what resources are available in our community. Bring donations of canned goods, coats, shoes, hygiene supplies for local elementary students to enter raffle. Southside Mall, Oneonta. Call 607-267-1807 or visit www.facebook.com/southsidemall/
HARVEST DINNER – 10 a.m. Dinner of ham, potatoes, green beans to follow church service. Free, open to public. First Baptist Church, 21 Elm St., Cooperstown. Call 547-9371.
CIDER FEST – 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Enjoy fresh apple cider, watch it being made on the 1856 press, enjoy the fall foliage. Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St., Fly Creek. Call 607-547-9692 or visit www.flycreekcidermill.com
QUILT SHOW – 11 a.m.-4 p.m.See Delightful Designs quilt show. Major’s Inn, Gilbertsville. Call (607)783-2967 or visit www.themajorsinn.com
SOUP! – 11 a.m.-2 p.m., “Second Sunday Soup,” serving homemade hot soup every 2nd Sunday of the month. Takeout available. All welcome, donations appreciated. At The Little White Church, Schuyler Lake.
SUNDAY SOUNDS – Noon-4 p.m. Comic lyricist and impressionist Ody B. Goldy entertaining the audience with humorous tributes to well known celebrities. Guess the song and you could win some cider. Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St., Fly Creek. Call (607)547-9692 or visit www.flycreekcidermill.com
ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION – 3-5 p.m. Opening the Bright Hill Book Arts 25th Anniversary Exhibition. Includes exhibit of many varieties of book, bindings. Exhibit is free, open to the public. On view through 10/27. Word & Image Gallery, Bright Hill Literacy Center, 94 Church St., Treadwell. Call 607-829-5055 or visit brighthillpress.org
FALL CONCERT – 4 p.m. The Chiara String Quartet performs music by Shostakovich, Britten, Mendelssohn with a quintet by Ginastera with Linda Chesis. Christ Episcopal Church, 46 River St, Cooperstown. www.cooperstownmusicfest.org/chiara-string-quartet/
FILM CLASS – 5 p.m. View “Bonnie & Clyde.” Followed by discussion with the group. All welcome, just show up. Cooperstown Graduate Program, 5838 St. Rt 80, Cooperstown. Call (607) 547-2586.
FOOD & SPIRITS – 5-7 p.m. Enjoy local food and spirits by local chefs with live music by The Stoddard Hollow String Band. Tickets, $40. The Cooperstown Farmers Market. Call (607)547-8881 or visit www.otsego2000.org/2017/08/10/local-foods-local-spirits/