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Farmer’s Museum

No Sugaring Sundays At Farmers’ Museum

No Sugaring Sundays

At Farmers’ Museum

In 2017, Julu Alessi, then 4, of Cooperstown, demonstrated her delight at Sugaring Off offerings, accompanied by mom Jo and sister Sofia.  (AllOTSEGO.com file photo)

COOPERSTOWN – The latest victim of COVID-19 is “Sugaring Off Sundays,” a beloved springtime staple at The Farmers’ Museum.

The museum announced Friday it has cancelled the pancake feasts, usually held each Sunday in March, as a precautionary measure, but plans are to resume it in 2022.

The Farmers’ Museum will reopen for its regular season on April 1, observing the same safety protocols as in 2020. Meanwhile,. visit FarmersMuseum.org/virtual.

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Cherry Valley Christmas Carols 12-05-20
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5

Cherry Valley Christmas Carols

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CHRISTMAS CAROLS – 1 p.m. Enjoy great music by great musicians to put you in the holiday spirit. At the Gazebo on Main St., Cherry Valley. 607-264-3080 or visit www.facebook.com/cherryvalleyartworks/

ANGEL TREE PROGRAM – Give the Gift of Christmas this holiday season. Adopt a family in need. Visit www.allotsego.com/angel-tree-program/ to learn how.

Lantern Tours Begin At Farmers’ Museum

Experience 19th-Century Holiday

Lantern Tours Begin

At Farmers’ Museum

Docent Joelle LaChance leads a Holiday Lantern Tour this afternoon through The Farmers’ Museum,.  Designed to exhibit the 19th Century village “dress in its winter finery,” the hour-long tours will introduce visitors to the history, legend and lore of the museum.  The tours set off every 20 minutes from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and Saturday, and on Dec. 11-12 and 18-19.  Click here for details and reservations. (Jim Kevlin/AllOTSEGO.com)
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Cider Pressing Demonstration 10-17-20
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17

Cider Pressing Demonstration

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CIDER PRESSING – 2 p.m. Learn how to make real apple cider at demonstration of old fashioned cider press. Continues till apples are gone. Also find, apple cider donuts, homemade icecream. Polar Bear Homemade Ice Cream & More!, 5212 St. Hwy. 28 S., Oneonta. 607-434-0148 or visit www.facebook.com/Polar-Bear-Homemade-Ice-Cream-More-538187663021144/

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Photography At The Museums 10-05-20
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for MONDAY, OCTOBER 5

Photography At The Museums

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PHOTOGRAPHY – 6:45 a.m. Take a camera to explore Otsego Lake at sunrise with photographer Kevin Gray providing tips on composition, lighting, more. Registration required. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org

PHOTO EXCURSION – 5 p.m. Join photographer Kevin Gray for a walk through the historic village during the Golden Hour at sunset, after the museum is closed to take gorgeous photos. Gray will provide tips on composition, lighting, camera techniques, more. Cost, $17/non-member. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.facebook.com/farmersmuseum/

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Farmers’, Fenimore Art Museum Open For Independence Day Holiday 07-03-20
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, JULY 3

Farmers’, Fenimore Museums

Open For Holiday Weekend

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MUSEUMS OPEN – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Farmers’ Museum & Fenimore Art Museum plan opening for holiday weekend featuring safety precautions, limited admission. Farmers’ Museum, Fenimore Art Museum, St. Rt. 80, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/reopen2020/

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2020
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, APRIL 18

‘Strides For Safety’ Virtual 5K

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5K RUN/WALK – 1 p.m. Support local non-profit SADD ‘Strides For Safety’ providing educational programs for students. Participate in virtual 5k run/walk. Sign up, then run or walk the 5k anytime between April 17-20 along route of your choice (just abide by social distancing and stay safe). Post of picture of you completing your run with hashtags #saddstridesfor safety and #clarksportscenterevents. Runners are encouraged to wear past SADD run t-shirts or to show off school colors. Entrance fee, $10/person. Invite friends and family from everywhere for this virtual event. Register at saddstridesforsafety.itsyourrace.com//event.aspx?id=8944

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2020
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

Pop Concert By Catskill

Valley Wind Ensemble

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POPS CONCERT – 2 p.m. Catskill Valley Wind Ensemble presents midwinter concert featuring lively pieces from film, Broadway including medleys from ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ ‘Porgy & Bess,’ ‘Sweeny Todd,’ Guardians of the Galaxy, Pirates of the Caribbean, more. Free, open to public. First United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. www.catskillwinds.com

Spirits Un-Dampened At Candlelight Evenin

CHEERFUL FANS AT FARMERS’ FETE

Spirits Un-Dampened

At Candlelight Evening

Ron Johnson on the keyboard and his brother Ren on the fiddle led singers on Christmas Carols at this afternoon Candlelight Evening, The Farmers’ Museum annual holiday celebration.   It began at 3, and despite the rain that began at 4 the tailed off at 6, a cheerful crowd enjoyed a range of bands and choruses – including Toddsville Community Bible Chapel choir, inset right, that included Gail and Tim Buel and grandkids Jude, 4, and Aria, 2.  Fans, including many families who come annually from the Capital Region and Utica area, tromped through the mud almost cheerfully – no kidding! – crowding around kettles of heated apple cider – and sheltering from the rain and into the exhibition buildings.  (Jim Kevlin/AllOTSEGO.com)

MORE PHOTOS IN THIS WEEK’S NEWSPAPERS

At Farmers’ Museum, An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

At The Farmers’ Museum,

Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

Eben Williams shows Xenimaria Theidotopoulos and Elias Marcelos, Worcester, how he makes small ginger candies to sooth an upset stomach – perhaps after that extra helping of pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving – at the Farmers Museum’s pharmacy during their annual Thanksgiving on the Farm days, which continue until 5 p.m. today. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2019
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16

Holiday Market In

Heated Green House

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ANGEL TREE PROGRAM – Give the Gift of Christmas this holiday season. Adopt a family in need. Visit www.allotsego.com/angel-tree-program/ to learn how.

HOLIDAY MARKET – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Find holiday gifts from 50+ vendors selling textiles, herbal products, jewelry, wreaths, more in heated greenhouse. Includes food/wine tasting, hot apple cider donuts, pies more. Sunnycrest Orchards, 7869 St. Rt. 10, Sharon Springs. 518-284-2256 or visit www.sunnycrestorchards.com

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