Things to Do Calendar

‘HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO’

Calendar Of Events

For Otsego County,

Cooperstown, Oneonta

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Ongoing Events

ONEONTA FARMERS MARKET – 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Market runs indoors at Main St. Garage Walkway during winter, outdoors on Muller Plaza during summer. Main St, Oneonta. Info, www.oneontafarmersmarket.com

COOPERSTOWN FARMERS MARKET – Saturdays 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  101 Main St., Pioneer Alley, Cooperstown. Rain or shine. Info, www.CooperstownFarmersMarket.org

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS — 8-9 a.m. Tuesdays. Join local officials and others in the community to talk about local issues at The Green Earth, 4 Market Street, Oneonta.

ONEONTA HISTORY CENTER — Rotating public exhibits on local history. Free. One exhibit celebrates 150th anniversary of the center’s home building, at 183 Main St. The center is seeking anniversary donations. Oneonta History Center, 183 Main St. (at Dietz St.), Oneonta. Hours, info, www.oneontahistory.org or (607) 432-0960.

TOASTMASTERS – 6-7 p.m. 2nd and 4th Thursdays. Improve speaking and leadership skills in supportive club. Green Earth Market, 4 Market St., Oneonta. Info, www.oneonta.toastmastersclubs.org

NICOTINE ANONYMOUS –  7 p.m. Mondays. Meetings for those who desire to live free of nicotine. Front Meeting Room, St. James Episcopal Church, 305 Main St., Oneonta. 845-332-7803 or visit nicotine-anonymous.org

AL-ANON MEETING – 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Support meeting for the families and friends of Alcoholics or those suffering from chemical addictions. Cooperstown Center Nursing Home, 128 Phoenix Mills Cross Rd., Cooperstown.

 

Friday,
February 15
FELINE CLINIC – Time TBA. Bring your cat to low cost spay/neuter clinic held in collaboration with Dr. Joan Puritz, Dr. Bret Meckel. Open to public. Susquehanna SPCA, 4841 St. Hwy. 28, Cooperstown. 607-547-8111 or visit www.facebook.com/Susquehanna-SPCA-121696841223218/
MOVIE NIGHT – 6 – 8 p.m. Parents, caregivers drop kids off to view screening of award winning animated comedy “Charlotte’s Web.” Get some time away. RSVP by 2/7. Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St., Otego. 607-988-6661 or visit www.facebook.com/harrislibrary/
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 & 9 p.m. Showing “The Favorite.” Cost, $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/3099243
THEATER – 8 p.m. The Hartwick Collee Theatre Arts Department performs Owen Sheers’ “Pink Mist.” $5 students, $10 general admission. The Lab Theatre, Bresee Hall, Hartwick College. Info, (607) 431-4227.

 

Saturday,
February 16
5K RACE– 10:30 a.m. Frozen Toes 5K aims to get your blood pumping. Clark Sports Center. Info, (607) 547-2800.
HEALTH WALK/FAIR – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 3 mile indoor walk to support heart health, health fair including 40+ vendors, hands-only CPR training, free fitness classes, blood pressure/cholestoral/glucose checks, cancer screening kits, more. Furry friends will also be available for adoptions from Susuehanna SPCA, others. Foxcare Center, Oneonta. 607-431-5009 or visit www.bassett.org/medical/services/heart-care/heart-walk
ART DAYS – 10 a.m. – Noon. Beat winter blues with fun art project with family. Benefit for local non-profit. This month take journey through art with Cooperstown Art Association. Learn about, try painting, sculpture, quilting, more. Free by donation. Louis C. Jones Center, The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org
BENEFIT BRUNCH – 11 a.m., 12:15 p.m. A Valentine’s Day mimosa brunch to benefit the Catskill Symphony Orchestra. Music by JoAnn Chmielowski. Heritage at the Plains, 163 Hertitage Circle, Oneonta. Info, tickets, (607) 441-3206.
POLAR BEAR JUMP – 9:30 a.m. registration, 12:30 p.m. jump. The bravest of the brave take an icy plunge into Goodyear Lake to raise money for local families. Goodyear Lake. Info, www.pbjump.com
WRITERS GROUP – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Join other writers to help improve your craft. Hosted by published author, Jennifer Donohue. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
PLAY READINGS – 3 – 5:30 p.m. NEXT! Readings of New Works by Regional Playwrights. Presenting “The Great Lithuanian Bake-Off” by Sandi Dollinger. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org

OPENING RECEPTION – 4 – 6 p.m. Celebrate opening of winter exhibition featuring new artist every 3 weeks. Opening winter wall featured artist Michael Binder presenting sculpture, works on paper, paintings, & assemblage. The Art Garage, 689 Beaver Meadow Rd., Cooperstown. 607-547-5327 or visit www.facebook.com/TheArtGarageCooperstown/

FILM SCREENING – 6:30 & 9 p.m. Showing “The Favorite.” Cost, $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/3099245
POT LUCK – 7 p.m. Fly Creek United Methodist Church hosts a Mardi Gras popt luck. Free, open to all. Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 Co Rd 26, Fly Creek. Info, mariadeysenroth@yahoo.com
CABARET – 7 p.m. Guilty Pleasures Cabaret present immersive carnival experience to usher out winter. The Church, 2381 St. Hwy. 205, Mount Vision. www.upsi-ny.com/upcoming-events-news/
LUMBERJACK GAMES – 7-10 p.m. Cherry Valley Outdoor Games Indoor Event includes lumberjack demonstrations and musical guest Nick LeDuc. Proceeds benefit the Daily Bread Food Pantry. Cherry Valley Community Center, 2 Genesee St., Cherry Valley

THEATER – 8 p.m. The Hartwick Collee Theatre Arts Department performs Owen Sheers’ “Pink Mist.” $5 students, $10 general admission. The Lab Theatre, Bresee Hall, Hartwick College. Info, (607) 431-4227.

 

Sunday,
February 17
BROADWAY CONCERT – 2:30 p.m. Sing A Song of Broadway presents more “Wishes, Lies, and Dreams” featuring music from My Fair Lady, Mary Poppins, Into the Woods, Seussical, Camelot, and many more! $10. First United “Red Door” Presbyterian Church, Oneonta. Info, (607) 287-8669
FILM SCREENING – 1, 6:30 & 9 p.m. Showing “The Favorite.” Cost, $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/3099247
FILM SERIES – 4 – 6 p.m. Get Woke! film series presents “The Loving Generation” about generation of Americans following the supreme court decision on Loving V. Virginia. Film followed by refreshments, discussion. Free, open to public. SUNY Delhi, 454 Delhi Dr., Delhi. 607-746-4000 or visit www.facebook.com/sunydelhi/

 

Monday,
February 18
SNOWSHOE HIKE – 1 – 2:30 p.m. Celebrate nations history on hike through snowcovered forest as Trish & Steve Kent share parks interesting history. Meet at main entrance, Robert V. Riddell State Park, St. Rt. 28, Davenport. 607-432-2114 or visit occainfo.org/calendar/presidents-day-snowshoe-hike/
SCRAPBOOKING – 2-4 p.m. Scrapbooking workshop for grades 4-8. Bring 10-15 photographs; embellishments and paper provided. Edmeston Museum, 1 North Street, Edmeston. Info, (607) 293-6635.
KNITTING – 1 – 2 p.m. Knit, crochet, or handcraft with friends. Richfield Springs Public Library, 102 Main St., Richfield Springs. 315-858-0230 or visit www.facebook.com/Richfield-Springs-Public-Library-1068210423236404/
ARTIST INTERVIEW – 4 p.m. Emeritus Professor of International Media Studies, Robert Seward to interview NYC artist Ann Walsh whose abstract paintings, sculpture exhibit “Colors” is currently on view through March 15. The Sam & Adele Golden Gallery, 188 Bell Road, New Berlin. 607-847-7671 or visit www.thesagg.org
NICOTINE ANONYMOUS – 7 p.m. Meetings for those who desire to live free of nicotine. Front Meeting Room, St. James Episcopal Church, 305 Main St., Oneonta. 845-332-7803 or visit nicotine-anonymous.org

 

Tuesday,
February 19
BOOKMOBILE – Check out the mobile library.
9:30-9:50 a.m. Town Hall, 3966 NY-23, West Oneonta.
10:10-10:50 a.m. Little Lambs Children Center, 383 Co Rd 11, Oneonta.
12:20-12:45 p.m. Methodist Church, 811 Co Rd 26, Fly Creek.
1:15-1:35 p.m. Methodist Church, 2343 NY-205, Mt Vision.
2:10-2:30 p.m. Firehouse, 116 County Rd 4, Wells Bridge. www.4cls.org or call 607-723-8236
MIDDAY MOVIE – 10 a.m. – Noon. A free screening of the award-winning drama “The Help.” Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St. Otego. Info, (607) 988-6661.
KNIT-A-LONG – 6 – 7 p.m. Join group of knitters to work on same pattern. Richfield Springs Public Library, 102 Main St., Richfield Springs. 315-858-0230 or visit www.facebook.com/Richfield-Springs-Public-Library-1068210423236404/

 

Wednesday,
February 20
SOUP TO GO – 4 – 5 p.m. Stop by from free, homemade soup with neighbors. No age, socio-economic, or church membership requirement. Just because we’re neighbors. Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-6552 or visit elmparkumconeonta.org
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
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.
FILM SOCIETY – 7 p.m. Returning for a second season, Film Society of Cooperstown presents “Moonrise Kingdom” (2012) with special guest, co-producer Molly Cooper. Free, refreshments included. Village Ball Room, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. 607-437-6903 or visit www.facebook.com/FilmSocCoop/

 

Thursday,
February 21
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
CRAFT & CHAT – 3:30 p.m. Bring your current knitting or crochet project and chat with the group. Ages 10+. Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. 518-673-2314 or visit www.arkellmuseum.org/events-calendar
HANDGUN COURSE – 5 p.m. Course for those who carry handguns outside the home. Learn about NYS Article 35 pertaining to self defense. Cost, $40/person. Oneonta Sportsmen’s Club, 251 Rod & Gun Club Rd., Oneonta. 607-433-0515 or visit www.facebook.com/OneontaSportsmensClub/
WRITERS SALON – 7:30 p.m. Begin with Open Mic session followed by presentation by fiction author Daniel Payne. Community Arts Network of Oneonta, Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. 607-432-2070 or visit www.canoneonta.org/event/writers-salon-daniel-payne/?instance_id=1068

 

Saturday,
February 23
SPIRIT FEST – 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Cabin Fever Spirit Fest offers psychics, complimentary health practitioners, gifts and more. Free admission, registration recommended. Lotus Center, 41-45 Dietz St., Oneonta. Info, shiftnewyork@gmail.com
WINTER FUN – Noon-4 p.m. Horse-dranw sleigh rides, snowshoeing, sledding and more. Free. SUNY College Camp, East Street, Oneonta. Info, (607) 436-3455.

WRITERS GROUP – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Join other writers to help improve your craft. Hosted by published author, Jennifer Donohue. Huntington Memorial Library, 62 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-1980 or visit hmloneonta.org/adult-programs/
COFFEE HOUSE – 7 – 9 p.m. Music in range of genres by amateur local performers; light refreshments; all welcome. Schuyler Lake United Methodist Church. Church Rd., Schuyler Lake. Call 315-858-2575 or visit www.facebook.com/littlewhitechurch/

 

Sunday,
February 24
MUSIC FESTIVAL – 4 p.m. Honest Brook Music Festival winter season continues with Pianist Tomer Gewirtzman. Cost, $30/person at-door. Stamford United Methodist Church, 88 Main St., Stamford. 607-746-3770 or visit hbmf.org
BASKETBALL – 4 p.m. Cheer on Oneonta Octane basketball team at home game. SUNY Oneonta. 607-432-0001 or visit www.facebook.com/FamilyRN/

 

Monday,
February 25
KNITTING – 1 – 2 p.m. Knit, crochet, or handcraft with friends. Richfield Springs Public Library, 102 Main St., Richfield Springs. 315-858-0230 or visit www.facebook.com/Richfield-Springs-Public-Library-1068210423236404/
NEEDLEWORK– 1-2:30 p.m.. Bring a stitching, knitting or crochet project to work on. Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St. Otego. Info, (607) 988-6661.

PUBLIC SPEAKING – 5:30 p.m. Practice public speaking with the toastmasters. All welcome. The White House Building, The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1466 or e-mail b.fischer@fenimoreart.org.
SCOUT DINNER – 5-7 p.m. Cooperstown Troop 1254 Boy Scout Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser. Homemade sauce, sausage and meatballs, sides, beverage, dessert. Takeouts available. $10 adults; $8 ages 12 and under. Cooperstown Vets Club, Main St., Cooperstown.

NICOTINE ANONYMOUS – 7 p.m. Meetings for those who desire to live free of nicotine. Front Meeting Room, St. James Episcopal Church, 305 Main St., Oneonta. 845-332-7803 or visit nicotine-anonymous.org

 

Wednesday,
February 27
SOUP TO GO – 4 – 5 p.m. Stop by from free, homemade soup with neighbors. No age, socio-economic, or church membership requirement. Just because we’re neighbors. Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. 607-432-6552 or visit elmparkumconeonta.org
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
GAME NIGHT – 5:30 – 7 p.m. Play board games and card games with the family. Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St. Otego. Info, (607) 988-6661.
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.

 

Thursday,
February 28
CRAFT & CHAT – 3:30 p.m. Bring your current knitting or crochet project and chat with the group. Ages 10+. Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Blvd., Canajoharie. 518-673-2314 or visit www.arkellmuseum.org/events-calendar
PUBLIC SPEAKING – 6:15 p.m. Practice your public speaking with the Toastmasters. The Green Earth, 4 Market St., Oneonta. Visit oneonta.toastmastersclubs.org