Advertisement. Advertise with us


Deowongo Island Picnic


DEOWONGO ISLAND DAY – Noon-3 p.m. Paddle to the island for a picnic that includes live music, food, and a kayak raffle. Or ride the ferry from Bakers Beach, 8114 State Highway 28, Richfield Springs.

PAINTING PARTY – Noon-7 p.m. Paint the Turning point. FORDO will provide pizza, soda, and a FORDO shirt to volunteers. The Turning Point, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call (607)267-4435 or visit

KITE FESTIVAL – All Day. Come fly a kite with the NY Kite Enthusiasts. Includes food, vendors, and professional kite flyers to help get your kite in the air. Edgewood Mountain, 216 Crow Hill Rd., Laurens.

COOPERSTOWN FARMERS MARKET – 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 101 Main St., in Pioneer Alley, Cooperstown.

ONEONTA FARMERS MARKET – 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Come learn about the role that fresh food and exercise play in your health. Free samples of healthy foods at the market table. Live music by Doug Deck 10 a.m.-Noon. 2 Dietz St., Oneonta.

FREE FAMILY SATURDAY – 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Enjoy a guided tour and fun activities with the kids. Photography Kevin Gray will be making wet-plate tintype photographs with the same processes used in the 1800s. Have a portrait of your family made for $30. Up to 2 adults may enter free when accompanied by a child under 18. Teens and children enter free. Hanford Mills Museum, 51 Co. Hwy. 12, East Meredith.

DAYS FOR GIRLS – 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Bring your skills and materials to help make Feminine Hygiene Kits to help keep girls in school around the world. Unadilla First Presbyterian Church, 156 Main St., Unadilla. Call Jeanette Mulford @ (607)643-8209 or visit

AMAZING INSECTS – 10 a.m.-Noon. Take a nature walk with Dr. Jeffrey Heilveil, Chair of the Biology Department at SUNY Oneonta and resident entomologist. Learn about the different 6 legged pillars of the ecosystem around us. SUNY Oneonta College Camp.

FARM FAMILY TOUR – 10:30 a.m.-Noon. Come discover the life of the family in 1845. Includes hands on activities about learning, playing and working in the 19th century. Celebrate the completion of the tasks with a free ride on the carousel. Included with museum admission. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown.

TRUNK SHOW – 12:30-1:30 p.m. Presenting “Box and Cox” (1847) by John Madison Morton and performed by some of the best actors in our area. On the Tavern Green at The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown.

WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE – 1 p.m. Listen to Susan B. Anthony’s historic speech on Women’s Suffrage in America. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown.

WORKSHOP – 1:30-2:30 p.m. Learn how to create your own lip balm, essential oils, and other handy products with natural ingredients. Registration required. Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Otsego County, 22 Elm St., Oneonta. Call (607)267-4435 or visit

WRITERS CAMP – 1:30-3:30 p.m. Join Jen and the HML Writers Group for NaNoWriMo. Jen will present prompts and other activities to get you writing. Registration required. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta.

AUTHOR PANEL – 2 p.m. Hear what these mystery authors have to say with their experiences of creating and editing a mystery novel. Includes a book sale and signing and features Lesley Diehl, Glenn Nilson, & Libby Cudmore. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta.

WOMEN’S RIGHTS – 2 p.m. Vignettes by the Templeton Players portray what it means to be a woman in the 1800’s. Attend Reverend Bush’s address on women’s place in society at 2 and participate in Carrie Finkles rally calling for equality and liberty at 2:30. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown.
Mediumship Workshop – 7-9 p.m. ‘Everything You Want to Know …” Workshop & Demonstration, Fee, $10.00. 404 Ed Herman Rd, Westford. RSVP 607 638 5111 or visit

THEATRICAL WEDDING PERFORMANCE – 3 p.m. Mohawk actors/reenactors present the theatrical recreation of Gil and Lana’s wedding from the Walter Edmonds classic revolutionary war novel “Drums Along the Mohawk.” Followed by a reception at the Tavern. Old Palatine Church on Rt. 5, Nelliston.

SEUSSICAL – 7 p.m. Sing a Song of Broadway presents the award winning musical based on the Dr. Seuss stories and characters. Admission, $15 adults, $10 students, $7 children 7 and under. First Presbyterian Church, 296 Main St., Oneonta.

CONCERT – 7 p.m. New band, “Crow Ridge,” performs a unique repertoire of modern country, alternative country, and Americana sure to get the feet tapping. Pathfinder Village, 3 Chenango Rd., Edmeston. Call 607-965-8377 or visit

CONCERT – 7:30 p.m. “It’s Showtime” with Felix Peikli, Joe Doubleday, and band return with their interpretation of Swing Era Jazz. The Star Theater, The Foundry, 44 Main St., Cherry Valley.

MUSICAL – 8 p.m. Presenting “On Golden Pond” starring Carol Dean and Gary E. Stevens. Tickets, $10-15. The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-432-5047 or visit

MUSIC FESTIVAL – 8 p.m. Works by Mozart, Shostakovich, and Mendelssohn performed by The Lysander Piano Trio. Honest Brook Music Festival, 1885 Honest Brook Rd., Delhi. Call (607)746-3770 or visit



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Related Articles

Cardiff Giant on the Move

The Cardiff Giant is on the road on a temporary loan to The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut. From August 26, 2023 to February 11, 2024, it will be a centerpiece of The Bruce Museum's new exhibition, "Unraveled: Natural History’s Greatest Hoaxes."…

Happenin’ Otsego: 06-29-23

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, JUNE 29 ‘Midday Music: A Glimmerglass Festival Lunchtime Concert‘ GLIMMERGLASS FESTIVAL – Noon. “Midday Music: A Glimmerglass Festival Lunchtime Concert.” The stars of “La Boheme” perform their favorite party pieces, accompanied by Glimmerglass Artistic Director Rob Ainsley. Presented by Cherry Valley Artworks at the Star Theater, 44 Main Street, Cherry Valley. (607) 264-3080 or visit UNVEILING – 9 a.m. Greater Oneonta Historical Society and Oneonta Job Corps unveil historical marker for the Homer Folks Tuberculosis Hospital. Held at corner of West Street and Homer Folks Drive, Town of Oneonta. (607) 432-0960 or visit…


HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, JUNE 1 Photography class presented by Hutnington Memorial Library PHOTOGRAPHY—6:30-8:30 p.m. Learn to take beautiful water photographs with photographer Jim Johnston. Whether a colorful reflection in a quiet pond, the silk of a slow moving stream, the rush of a waterfall, or a foggy morning, this class will teach you simple techniques to make beautiful images possible. Workshop continues 6/8 and 6/15. Registration required. Presented online by the Huntington Memorial Library, Oneonta. (607) 432-1980 or visit COMMUNITY TABLE—11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Enjoy a free lunch each first Thursday. St. Joseph the Worker, 35 Canadarago Street,…