HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, NOV. 17
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PLANETARIUM – 7-8 p.m. Sky Talk: Leonid Meteor Shower, Fall Galaxies, and video “Wonders of the Universe” SUNY Oneonta Planetarium, 108 Ravine Pkwy., Oneonta. Reservations required. Seats free. Info, oneonta.edu/planetarium/publicshow.asp
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD – 4-7 p.m. Pack a shoebox with items that will bring joy to children as they are delivered around the world. Collection point at Main St. Baptist Church, corner of Main and Maple Sts., Oneonta. Info, @ www.msbchurch.org/occ or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (607)432-5712
HARVEST DINNER – 5-8:30 p.m. Canned good collection for Oneonta Food Bank. Autumn Cafe, 244 Main St., Oneonta. Info, 432-6845 or visit www.autumncafe.com/events.php
ALDEN SCHOLAR SERIES – 7 p.m. “Translating the Treatise Beautiful: From Sanskrit Verse to English Prose” presented by Dr. Toke Knudsen. Free with reception following. Alden Room, Milne Library (3rd floor), SUNY Oneonta, 108 Ravine pkwy, Oneonta. Info, Heather Beach (607)436-3585 or CLICK HERE.
NETWORKING LUNCHEON – 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Otsego Co. Chamber of Commerce networking luncheon. $25 per person, ($35 non-chamber members) St. James Manor, 9 St. James Place, Oneonta. Info, reservations, Kelly Zack-Decker (607) 432-4500. ext. 207, kelly @ otsegocc.com
3D DESIGN – 10 a.m. Design a snowflake and have it printed on the 3D printers. $.50 material fee per snowflake. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St, Oneonta. Info, hmloneonta.org/3d-printing/
TRAINING – 10-11:30 a.m. Learn to navigate the 4cls download zone database and checkout & download e-books and audiobooks to your portable reading/listening devices. The Village Library, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. Info, www.villagelibraryofcooperstown.org/calendar
BREWERY EVENT – 4-11 p.m. College students wear their college suco/hartwick shirts and get $4 bear/cider special all night. Roots Brewing Co., 175 Main St, Oneonta. Info, www.facebook.com/RootsBrewingCompany
CITY MEETING – 4:30 p.m. Oneonta Civil Service Committee. Common Council Chambers, City Hall, 258 Main St., Oneonta. Info, City Clerk’s Office (607) 432-6450.
SENIOR CITIZEN TURKEY DINNER – 5-6:30 p.m. Cooperstown High School Cafeteria, 39 Linden Ave, Cooperstown. Info, cooperstowncs.org
AMERICAN REVOLUTION ROUND TABLE – 6 p.m. Presentation titles “The Battle of Fort Ann: In Consequence of the is Action Fort Anne was Burnt and Abandoned…” Mabee Farm Historic Site, 1100 Main St., Rotterdam Junction. Info, email@example.com or (518)774-5669
FILM – 6-7 p.m. Free screening of “Being Mortal” a PBS documentary based on book by Dr. Atul Gawande. Followed by open discussion with panel of medical providers and other professionals. Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Info, Kelly McGraw (607)432-6773 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
COMPUTER CLASS – 6:30 p.m. “Windows 10: Tips& Tricks” Learn the basics of how to navigate the Windows 10 operating system. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St, Oneonta. Info, hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
HARTWICK HISTORICAL SOCIETY – 7 p.m. Meeting featuring report on Cemetery Preservation. Kinney Memorial Library, Co Rt. 11, Hartwick. Info, call Caren Kelsey (607)293-7530
SUCO ROCK NIGHT – 10 p.m. Black Oak Tavern, 14 Water St, Oneonta. Info, www.blackoaktavern.com/home.html