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Cooperstown Presbyterian Church

Joyce S. Jones, 87 Oct. 22, 1932-May 19, 2020

IN MEMORIAM

Joyce S. Jones, 87

Oct. 22, 1932-May 19, 2020

Joyce Jones

HARTWICK SEMINARY – Joyce S. Jones, a long-time resident of Hartwick Seminary and a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed away with family by her side Tuesday afternoon, May 19, 2020, at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown.  She was also an accomplished seamstress and upholsterer, and had a special love for Otsego Lake, often reminding her family, “Aren’t you glad I moved to Cooperstown; there is not a more beautiful place.” She was 87.

Born Oct. 22, 1932, in Ayer, Mass., she was one of four children of David P. and Alice (Moison) Sargent. Raised on the family farm in Groton, Mass., Joyce graduated from Groton High School with the Class of 1950, and then attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she earned a bachelor of arts degree in 1954.

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, SEPT. 29
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, SEPT. 29

Old School Band Performs

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CONCERT – 7 p.m. The Nate Gross Band performs with special guest Mike Herman. Show starts at 8 p.m. Includes a cash bar for those age 21+. Admission $5. The Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. foothillspac.org

ART RECEPTION – 5-7 p.m. Opening exhibit “The Wednesday Painters… Past & Present,” “Break out of The Box” an invitational miniature challenge, “Autumn Harvest” a retrospective in watercolors and mono-types by Betty Kratzenstein. The Cooperstown Art Association. Visit www.cooperstownart.com

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, SEPT. 28
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, SEPT. 28

Share Stories Of Epiphany

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OPEN MIC – 7-9 p.m. Share your stories of discovery about the world, yourself. Roots Brewing Company, 175 Main St., Oneonta. Call (607) 433-2925 or visit www.facebook.com/RootsBrewingCompany/

SPAGHETTI FUNDRAISER – 4:30-6:30 p.m. “A Day for Kevin” to support Kevin Kenny as he deals with a serious ongoing health issue. Menu includes, spaghetti, Salad, Garlic Bread, Dessert. RSVP by 9/25, cost $10. Focus Otsego, 128 Phoenix Mills Cross Rd, Cooperstown. Call 544-2627 or visit www.facebook.com/FocusOtsego/

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, APRIL 7
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, APRIL 7

Disney’s ‘High School Musical’ At OHS

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MUSICAL – 7 p.m. Bring the family out for this presentation of Disney’s “High School Musical.” Bring school supplies to donate and half the proceeds of the show go to the Family Service Association “Back to School” drive. Oneonta High School Auditorium, 31 Center Street, Oneonta. Info, www.oneontacsd.org

ART EXHIBIT RECEPTION – 5-8 p.m. Exhibits “Within The Happy Crowd,” by Kate Shannon and “Icelandic Images,” by Bret Delanoy opens at the Community Arts Network of Oneonta. Includes music by Wendy Slicer. Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. Info, www.canoneonta.org/calendar/

Cast Of 117 Depicts Birth In The Manger

Cast Of 117 Depicts

Birth In The Manger

Baby Jesus (Ellis Brown), Mary (Alana Rose) and Joseph (Garth Brown) are on the altar at First Presbyterian Church, Cooperstown, at this hour, reenacting the birth of Christ as described in the Gospel of St. Luke. A praiseful angel (Arden Brown) is at the family’s side. Tom Heitz, an usher this evening, said 117 members of the congregation are participating in the pageant, directed by Thom Rhodes. (Jim Kevlin/AllOTSEGO.com)
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