HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22
Of Brookwood Point
HISTORY TOUR – 6 p.m. Learn about Brookwood Point from Native American era to the founding of Cooperstown, to present day with Ed Rowley. Brookwood Point, 6000 St. Hwy. 80, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-2236 or visit otsegolandtrust.org/the-news/programs-a-events/417-brookwood-point-history-and-garden-tours
LECTURE SERIES – 6:30 – 8 p.m. Learn about new technologies to reduce heating costs, greenhouse gas emissions with Otsego County Conservation Association. Community Room, Clark Sports Center, Cooperstown. 607-547-4488 or visit occainfo.org/calendar/be-informed-lecture-series-heat-smart-otsego/
AFTERNOON ART – 3 – 4 p.m. Children aged 4-8 create a village map, post card of cooperstown, based on William Cooper’s painting, map of Cooperstown. Cost, $5/child. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org/calendar-a
DISCUSSION GROUP – 3 – 5 p.m. Discuss current events. Cooperstown Village Library. Call 607-547-8344 or visit www.facebook.com/VillageLibraryOfCooperstown/
SCRABBLE – 5 – 7:30 p.m. Place scrabble with community members. Adults only. 3rd Floor Community Room, Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/calendar/
WRITERS GROUP – 5 p.m. Discuss current writing projects, get inspired, have fun. Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. Call 518-673-2314 or visit www.arkellmuseum.org/events-calendar
BOOK DISCUSSION – 6 p.m. “The Woman In The Castle” by Jessica Shattuck. Canajoharie Library, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. 518-673-2314 or visit www.canajoharielibrary.org
CHESS MEETING – 6 – 11 p.m. Weekly meeting welcomes players of all levels. No fees. Cafeteria, College Union, SUNY Oneonta. Call Dom at 607-484-7240.
MUSIC – 6 – 9 p.m. Hot Tin Roof presents The Barnyard Saints. Enjoy Ommegang beer, great music, fun in the sun. Cooperstown Fun Park, 4858 St. Hwy. 28, Cooperstown. 607-544-1800.
BENEFIT CONCERT – 6:30 p.m. Performance by Randy’s Harptones. Admission by free-will-offering toward on-going restoration. Major’s Inn, Gilbertsville. 607-783-2967 or visit www.themajorsinn.com
THEATER – 7 – 9 p.m. Production of Oscar Wilde’s play “The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People.” Cost, $15/adult. Amphitheater, Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org/calendar-a
SUMMER CONCERT – 7 – 8:30 p.m. “New Horizons Barbershop Chorus & Individual Quartets” sing A Cappella in the barbershop style. Spring Park, Rt. 20, Richfield Springs. 315-858-0964 or visit www.richfieldspringschamber.org/?tribe_events=concerts-in-the-park-new-horizons-barbershop-chorus-individual-quartets