HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12
BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION – 9 a.m. Learn about the historic events in 1939 while celebrating the Baseball Hall of Fame’s 80th birthday. Baseball Hall of Fame, 25 Main St., Cooperstown. Info, www.baseballhall.org/, 607-547-7200.
WORKSHOP – 12-1 p.m. Learn about culinary herbs at Otsego Master Gardeners’ Lunch Break workshop. Free. Education Center, 123 Lake St, Cooperstown.
AUTHOR SERIES – 1 p.m. Dan Schlossberg discusses his new book, “When the Braves Ruled the Diamond” in the Bullpen Theatre. Baseball Hall of Fame, 25 Main St., Cooperstown. Info, www.baseballhall.org/, 607-547-7200.
TALKING OPERA – 7 p.m. Maestro Joseph Colaneri will discuss Glimmerglass Festival’s Artist-in-Residence John Corigliano’s work, “Ghosts of Versaille,” w/refreshments. Free. Christ Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 69 Fair St., Cooperstown.
WRITERS GROUP – 5 p.m. Discuss current writing projects, get inspired, have fun. Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. 518-673-2314 or visit www.arkellmuseum.org/events-calendar
CONCERT – 7 p.m. The weekly “Summertime Tradition” concert series begins w/“Matt Chase – Thunder Canyon,” offering old and new country music. Free and open to the public. Bandstand/Covered Pavilion, Spring Park, US Rte. 20, Richfield Springs.
BOE MEETING – 7 – 8 p.m. Library Media Center, Cooperstown High School. 607-547-8181.