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August 2, 2012

What's happening: Aug. 2, 2012


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Thursday, Aug. 2

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Screening: Digital mammography breast cancer screenings, West Winfield Health Center, 544 E. Main St. For appointment, info: (888) 416-3409.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 3 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Class: Fantastical Creatures with Doug Jamieson (Part 2 of 2), 1 to 3 p.m., Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. For children 7 to 12. Cost: $45 for members, $50 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Concert: Free Flute Fest, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga Hotel, 60 Lake St., Cooperstown. Part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.



Friday, Aug. 3

Meeting: Breast Cancer Support Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Bassett Medical Center Clinic Building, Clinic Room No. 1, Cooperstown. For info: 547-4963.

Event: Richfield Springs Pride Days, 6 to 10 p.m., Spring Park. For info: (315) 858-3200, www.richfieldzone.org.



Saturday, Aug. 4

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket.

Event: Richfield Springs Pride Days, noon to 10 p.m., Spring Park. For info: (315) 858-3200, www.richfieldzone.org.

Fundraiser: Chicken barbecue, 4:30 p.m., Pierstown Grange, 137 Wederspoon Hollow Road. For info: 264-3069.

Event: Art by the Lake, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum. Juried competition, awards at 3 p.m.; children’s activities, all day; book signing by Richard Duncan, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.



Sunday, Aug. 5

Event: Richfield Springs Pride Days, noon to 5 p.m., Spring Park. For info: (315) 858-3200, www.richfieldzone.org.

Concert: Horszowski Trio and flutist Linda Chesis, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga Hotel, 60 Lake St., Cooperstown. Part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Concert: The Fenimore String Quartet, 7:30 p.m., The Star Theater at the Foundry, 44 Main St. Cherry Valley. Featuring members of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra. For info: 264-3080, cvartworks.org.

Event: Native American Artisan Series: Karen Ann Hoffman, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum and Otsego: A Meeting Place.

Music: Grace Notes, 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, Cooperstown.



Monday, Aug. 6

Screening: Digital mammography breast cancer screenings, Canajoharie Health Center, 56 Montgomery St. For appointment, info: (888) 416-3409.

Class: ‘Tech Tips,’ 3 p.m. Village Library of Cooperstown, 22 Main St. For info: 547-8199.

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 5 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Concert: Cooperstown Summer Music Festival Pro Am, 7 p.m., Pathfinder Village, 3 Chenango Road, Edmeston. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Event: Native American Artisan Series: Karen Ann Hoffman, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum and Otsego: A Meeting Place.



Tuesday, Aug. 7

Class: Mural Painting with Martha Sharer (Part 1 of 2), 1 to 3 p.m., Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. For children 7 to 12. Cost: $45 for members, $50 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Concert: Cooperstown Summer Music Festival Pro Am, 7:30 p.m., Grace Church, 32 Montgomery St. Cherry Valley. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Talk: ‘Health Reform: 2012 Overview and Implications,’ 8:30 a.m., Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center, Market Street, Oneonta. To register by Aug. 3: 432-4500, info@otsegocountychamber.com.

Concert: Cooperstown Community Band, 7 p.m., Lakefront Park bandstand. Part of the Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series.

Event: Native American Artisan Series: Karen Ann Hoffman, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum and Otsego: A Meeting Place.



Wednesday, Aug. 8

Events: Planetarium show, 7 p.m., Science I Building West Dormitory Road, SUNY Oneonta. Free; tickets required: employees.oneonta.edu/smolinjp/planetarium.html. Observation night at the College Observatory at sunset. Open to public, no reservations required.

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 6 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Event: Otsego County Women’s Republican Club luncheon and fashion show., 11 a.m., The Otesaga. Speaker: Sen. James Seward. For reservations: 293-7349.

Concert: Cooperstown Summer Music Festival Pro Am, 7:30 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church 46 River St. Cooperstown. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Movie: ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,’ 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, Cooperstown. Presented by the Cooperstown Council of Churches Faith Film series.

Class: Afternoon Art for Kids: Art and Nature, 3 to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum. For info: 547-1461.



Thursday, Aug. 9

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 4 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Class: Mural Painting with Martha Sharer (Part 2 of 2), 1 to 3 p.m., Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. For children 7 to 12. Cost: $45 for members, $50 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Saturday, Aug. 11

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket.



Sunday, Aug. 12

Concert: Tierney Sutton Band, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga Hotel, 60 Lake St., Cooperstown. Part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Concert: Ensembles Large and Small, 7:30 p.m., The Star Theater at the Foundry, 44 Main St. Cherry Valley.

Featuring members of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra. For info: 264-3080, cvartworks.org.

Concert: Oneonta Community Concert Band 10th annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic Concert, 3 p.m., Aug. 12, upper pavilion, Wilber Park, Oneonta. For info: 432-7977.



Monday, Aug. 13

Class: ‘Tech Tips,’ 3 p.m. Village Library of Cooperstown, 22 Main St. For info: 547-8199.

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 7 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Concert: Florence High Memorial Chamber Music Concert featuring musicians from the Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Pierstown Grange Hall, 137 Wedderspoon Hollow Road, Cooperstown. For info: 264-3069, 547-1347.



Tuesday, Aug. 14

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Screening: Digital mammography breast cancer screenings, Sharon Springs Health Center, 591 U.S. Route 20, No. 1. For appointment, info: (888) 416-3409.



Wednesday, Aug. 15

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 8 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Class: Afternoon Art for Kids: Personal Portraits, 3 to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum. For info: 547-1461.



Thursday, Aug. 16

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 5 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Friday, Aug. 17

Event: Leatherstocking Sheepdog Trials, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Clark Field, Beaver Meadow Road. For info: 2938385, leatherstockingsheepdogtrials.com.



Saturday, Aug. 18

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket.

Event: Leatherstocking Sheepdog Trials, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Clark Field, Beaver Meadow Road. For info: 2938385, leatherstockingsheepdogtrials.com.



Sunday, Aug. 19

Event: Leatherstocking Sheepdog Trials, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Clark Field, Beaver Meadow Road. For info: 2938385, leatherstockingsheepdogtrials.com.

Concert: ‘The Grand Tour: Vienna, Madrid and Paris’ featuring works by Turina, Beethoven and Faure, 3 p.m., The Otesaga Hotel, 60 Lake St., Cooperstown. Part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.

Concert: Klezmer Concert, 7:30 p.m., The Star Theater at the Foundry, 44 Main St. Cherry Valley. Featuring members of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra. For info: 264-3080, cvartworks.org.



Monday, Aug. 20

Screening: Digital mammography breast cancer screenings, Richfield Springs Health Center, 8550 State Highway 28. For appointment, info: (888) 416-3409.

Class: ‘Tech Tips,’ 3 p.m. Village Library of Cooperstown, 22 Main St. For info: 547-8199.

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 9 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Tuesday, Aug. 21

Screening: Digital mammography breast cancer screenings, Cherry Valley Health Center, 2 Main St. For appointment, info: (888) 416-3409.



Wednesday, Aug 22

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 10 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.

Class: Afternoon Art for Kids: Iroquois Art, 3 to 4 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum. For info: 547-1461.



Thursday, Aug. 23

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.



Friday, Aug. 24

Meal: Takeout roast beef dinner, 5 to 5:30 p.m., Middlefield Baptist Church. Reservation required by Aug. 17: 547-9093, 264-8042.

Concert: Juilliard String Quartet, all-Beethoven program, 7:30 p.m., The Farmers’ museum, 5775 State Highway 80, Cooperstown. Part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. For info: (877) 666-7421, www.cooperstownmusicfest.org, info@cooperstownmusicfest.org.



Saturday, Aug. 25

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket.



Monday, Aug. 27

Class: ‘Tech Tips,’ 3 p.m. Village Library of Cooperstown, 22 Main St. For info: 547-8199.

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 11 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Wednesday, Aug. 29

Class: Plein Air Landscape Class with Ashley Norwood Cooper (Part 12 of 12), 9 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Rain date, Friday. Cost for series: $120 for members, $125 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Thursday, Aug. 30

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 6 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Saturday, Sept. 1

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket.



Thursday, Sept. 6

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 7 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Friday, Sept. 7

Meeting: Breast Cancer Support Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Bassett Medical Center Clinic Building, Clinic Room No. 1, Cooperstown. For info: 547-4963.



Thursday, Sept. 13

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.

Class: Painting the Head with Doug Jamieson (Part 8 of 8), 10 a.m. to noon, Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St. Cost for all eight classes: $110 for members, $115 for nonmembers. For info, registration: 547-9777.



Thursday, Sept. 20

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.



Thursday, Sept. 27

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.



Thursday, Oct. 4

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.



Friday, Oct. 5

Meeting: Breast Cancer Support Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Bassett Medical Center Clinic Building, Clinic Room No. 1, Cooperstown. For info: 547-4963.



Thursday, Oct. 11

Market: Fly Creek Farmers’ Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Fly Creek United Methodist Church, 852 county Highway 26, Fly Creek.



Friday, Nov. 2

Meeting: Breast Cancer Support Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Bassett Medical Center Clinic Building, Clinic Room No. 1, Cooperstown. For info: 547-4963.



Friday, Dec. 7

Meeting: Breast Cancer Support Group, 1 to 3 p.m., Bassett Medical Center Clinic Building, Clinic Room No. 1, Cooperstown. For info: 547-4963.