HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24
PERFORMANCE – 7 – 10 p.m. Support Emergency Shelter program by Opportunities for Otsego while enjoying evening of music by Steve Fabrizio Band. Features light hors d’oeuvres, raffles, cash bar. Cost, $25 at door. B Side Ballroom, 1 Clinton Plaza Dr., Oneonta. 607-433-8000 or visit www.facebook.com/ofoinc/
SCREENING – 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Mobile screening coach to offer free mammograms, pap tests to women 40+ with no insurance or high deductible/copay. Parking Lot, Southside Mall, Oneonta. 1-888-345-0225 or visit www.bassett.org/medical/services/cancer-institute/cancer-services-program-central-region
BOOKMOBILE – Check out the mobile library.
10-10:30 a.m. Schenevus Valley Lodge, 4 Main Street, Schenevus.
10:45-11:30 a.m. Fire Station, 1812 County Highway 34, Westford.
12:30-1 p.m. a.m. First Christian Church, 1160 State Highway 165, South Valley.
1:15-2 p.m. a.m. Town Hall, 3717 County Highway 35, Middlefield. www.4cls.org or call 607-723-8236
STEAM AHEAD – 6 – 7:30 p.m. Kids learn about food chain in hands on lab dissecting real owl pellet, identifying what’s inside. Includes visit from Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society to learn more. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-1980 or visit www.facebook.com/hmloneonta/
COMMUNITY PROGRAM – 6:30 p.m. Professor Cindy Falk presents ‘Building Relationships in Central America,’ on experiences in Costa Rica, Honduras where she led mission trips to promote intercultural exchange. Refreshments to follow. Woodside Hall, 1 Main St., Cooperstown. 607-547-0600, Ext. 102 or visit www.facebook.com/Woodside.Hall/
WORD THURSDAY – 7 – 9 p.m. Reading by featured author Carmela Munisteri (Kingston, NY) who’s won award for prose poetry and recently performed with/launched The Franklin Stage Company. Bright Hill Press & Literary Center, 94 Church St., Treadwell. 607-829-5055 or visit www.facebook.com/brighthp/
THEATER – 7:30 p.m. Theatrical Performance “Gruesome Playground Injuries” about An accident prone dare devil and a corrosive masochist as they navigate friendship, love, and the squishy things in between. Hamblin Theater, Fine Arts Center, SUNY Oneonta.
READING SERIES – 7:30 p.m. Red Dragon Reading Series presents Oneonta Alumni Poets Suzanne Cleary (‘Crude Angels’ 2018, ‘Beauty Mark’ 2013) and Tom Holmes (editor of Redactions: Poetry & Poetics, author ‘The Cave’ 2013). Craven Lounge, Morris Conference Center, SUNY Oneonta.