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April 26, 2012

What's Happening: April 26, 2012


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THURSDAY, APRIL 26

MEETING: Oneonta- Cooperstown Lyme Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m., Classroom C, FoxCare Center, Oneonta. For info: 278-4049, btut42@ yahoo.com.

BLOOD DRIVE: American Red Cross blood drive, 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., chapel, Bassett Hall, Beaver and Pioneer streets. For appointment: 547-3701.

SEMINAR: ‘Heads, Hydration and Heat,’ 7 p.m., Clark Sports Center, Susquehanna Avenue, Cooperstown. Presented by Safe Kids of Otsego County. For info, to register: richard.mccaffery@bassett. org, 547-5256.

SPEAKER: Triathlete Ben Davis, 7 p.m., Red Dragon Theatre, Hunt College Union, SUNY Oneonta. For tickets: tickets.oneonta.edu.

FRIDAY, APRIL 27

DANCE: Doubleday Dancers Western Square Dance Club of Cooperstown, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Cooperstown Elementary School. For info: 264-8128, 547-8665.

FUNDRAISER: OCCA’s ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ Garage Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cooperstown Farmers’ Market building.

MEAL: Pulled pork dinner, 5 to 9 p.m., Cooperstown Fire Department. Sponsored by the Cub Scout Pack 12. For delivery to Bassett or preorder, Erin Doucas, 547-5640, 267-1082, whisperinpines@ att.net.

SATURDAY, APRIL 28

MEETING: Oneonta- Cooperstown Lyme Support Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Classroom C, FoxCare Center, Oneonta. For info: 278-4049, btut42@yahoo.com.

WORKSHOP: ‘Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism,’ 9:30 to 4 p.m., Shineman Chapel, Hartwick College, Oneonta. For info: 547-5051, rygcooperstown@gmai .com.

FUNDRAISER: OCCA’s ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ Garage Sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cooperstown Farmers’ Market building.

CONCERT: Hans Wilk Memorial Concert, 8 p.m., Hunt Union Ballroom, SUNY Oneonta.

FUNDRAISER: March of Dimes’ annual March for Babies, 9 a.m., registration; 10 a.m., start, Wilbur Park, Oneonta. For info: marchforbabies. org.

TUESDAY, MAY 1

READING: ‘Ancient Evenings,’ 5 p.m., Farrington Room, Dewar Union, Hartwick College, presented by Adrian Kuzminiski.

MEETINGS: May Day Breakfast of the Criterion Club of Cooperstown, 8 a.m., Otseaga Resort. For reservations: 547-8162.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 2

MEETING: Lions Club of Cooperstown, 6:30 p.m., Tunnicliff Inn.

MEETING: Main Street Sidewalk Renovation Project Town Hall meeting, 7 p.m., Otsego County Courthouse, Main Street, Cooperstown.

FRIDAY, MAY 4

EVENT: Public observation nights, sunset, SUNY Oneonta Observatory. For info: 436- 2620 or Jason. Smolinski@oneonta.edu.

SALE: Spring Rummage Sale of Christ Church, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 69 Fair St., Cooperstown.

SATURDAY, MAY 5

SALE: Spring Rummage Sale of Christ Church bag sale, 10 a.m. to noon, 69 Fair St., Cooperstown.

SUNDAY, MAY 6

MEAL: Spring donation pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Fly Creek Area Historical Society.

EVENT: Spring cleanup day at Brookwood Point, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Otsego Land Trust. For info, singup, www.otsegolandtrust. org, 547-2366, marcie@otsegolandtrust.org.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9

TALK: ‘Through the Heartland on U.S. 20,’ talk by Bill and Mary Lewis, 7 p.m., Springfield community Center, county Route 29A, sponsored by the Springfield Historical Society.