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The Farmer’s Museum

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16

Performance Of ‘A Christmas Carol’

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL – 3 – 5 p.m. Live performance of Charles Dicken’s classic tale featuring local performers. Tickets, $15/adult. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/A-Christmas-Carol

THEATER – 2 p.m. Musical performance of Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol” by Orpheus Theater. Goodrich Theater, SUNY Oneonta. 607-432-1800 or visit www.facebook.com/OrpheusTheatre/

3 Ghosts Entice Audiences To Attend ‘Christmas Carol’

3 Ghosts Entice Audiences

To Attend ‘Christmas Carol’

In Cooperstown, Oneonta

The Ghost of Christmas Past (Sharon Rankins-Burd) takes Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Henrici) back to his boyhood (Seaton Davis Fralick is Young Ebenezer) and the Christmas when his loving sister Fan came to bring him home from school for the holidays. But less loving ghosts await him, to teach him the error of his ways this evening at Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” performed by the Glimmer Globe Theatre at The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown. Other performances are planned at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, and 3 p.m . Sunday. Separately, an Orpheus Theatre troupe is performing “A Christmas Carol: The Musical,” at SUNY Oneonta’s Goodrich Theater this evening, 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. (Jim Kevlin/AllOTSEGO.com)
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

Candlelight & Carols

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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.

CANDLELIGHT EVENING – 3 – 7 p.m. Experience magic of Christmas season with a candlelit museum covered in Christmas greenery, horse-drawn sleighs, carolers, bonfires, wassail, theater performances, more. Tickets available at door. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/Candlelight-Evening

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24

Adorn-A-Door Wreath Festival

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WREATH FESTIVAL – 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Find beautiful wreathes up for auction at Adorn-A-Door Wreath Festival. Cooperstown Art Association. 607-547-9777 or visit www.cooperstownart.com

FORGE & FEAST – 7 p.m. Come dressed as a viking with a dish for the feast at 7:30, followed by LARPing competition to determine greatest warrior. Oneonta Teen Center, 4 Academy St., Oneonta. 607-433-2009.

Holidays The Old-Fashioned Way At Farmers’ Museum

Celebrating Old-Fashion Way

At Farmers’ Museum Thanksgiving

Matt Gregory, Schenevus, and Kim Howe, Richmondville, demonstrate the best part of a holiday meal in any era – pie making! Tiny cranberry tarts were the demonstration of the hour at The Farmers’ Museum, which will continue offering free admission for Thanksgiving on the Farm days through Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23

Thanksgiving On The Farm

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FARM THANKSGIVING – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Walk off Thanksgiving dinner with a stroll through the historic village, see treats baked at lippitt farmstead, find recipes at print shop, ride carousel, more. Continues 11/24. Admission free by donation. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/Thanksgiving-at-the-Farm

SANTA ARRIVES – 5 p.m. Celebrate Santa’s arrival for holiday season at Santa’s Cottage. Enjoy warm refreshments, music. Pioneer Park, Cooperstown. 607-547-9983 or visit cooperstownchamber.org/calendar-of-events/#!event/2018/11/23/santa-apos-s-arrival-at-the-winter-cottage

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17

Holiday Workshop Festival

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HOLIDAYS ON THE FARM – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Workshop festival features opportunity to learn skills with resident experts. Create bottle of fragrant waters & essences, crochet a snowflake coaster, discover cold-process soap making, print custom holiday cards, bake traditional holiday treats, or make a holiday gift broom. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/Holiday-Workshop-Festival

NATIVE AMERICAN STORIES – 2 – 4:30 p.m. Celebrate “Native American Month” with Chief Roger Longtoe Sheehan and elder JT Taylor of El Nu Abenaki tribe as they share culture, perspective through traditional stories, music, drumming. Free, open to public. SUNY College Camp, 119 Hoffman Rd., Oneonta. 607 435-3455 or visit connect.oneonta.edu/event/2842816

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10

Thompson Square

Veteran Tribute Concert

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VETERANS TRIBUTE – 6 p.m. Tribute Concert featuring Thompson Square. Free to Veterans, Active Duty military personnel with IDs. Cost, $20/adult. Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. 607-431-2080 or visit foothillspac.org

POKER TOURNAMENT – 6 – 8 p.m. Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournament featuring trophies, non-cash prizes. Benefit for Susquehanna Animal Shelter. Game entry, $40. Participants must be aged 18+. New York Pizzeria, 75 Chestnut St., Cooperstown. 607-547-8111 or visit www.facebook.com/Susquehanna-Animal-Shelter-121696841223218/

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