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January 30, 2012

What's happening: January 30, 2012


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Thursday, Jan. 26

Meeting: Literary Discussion Group, 2:30 p.m., Village of Cooperstown Library. To discuss ‘Milkweed’ by Jerry Spinelli. For info: 547-8124 or cellsworth1@ stny.rr.com.

meeting: Oneonta- Cooperstown Lyme Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m., Education Wing of FoxCare Center, 1 FoxCare Drive,  Oneonta. For info: 278-4049 or btut42@yahoo.com.

Friday, Jan. 27

Fundraiser: Cabaret Night, 5 to 9 p.m., Cooperstown High School. Presented by Friends of Cooperstown Music and Art. For info: Nancy Tarr, (301) 351-4232.

Saturday, Jan. 28

Event: Richfield Springs Historic Association Museum Store to be open, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 134 W. Main St. For info: (315) 858-7017. Fundraiser: Choir Festival, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga’s main Dining Room. To benefit the Cooperstown Food Bank. For info: 544- 2562, MKiernan@otesaga.com.

Sunday, Jan. 29

Film: ‘Gandhi,’ 1 to 4 p.m., Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Meditation Center, 412 Glimmerglen Road, Cooperstown. Free for members of the Center. $5 donation suggested for nonmembers. For info: 547- 5051, rygcooperstown@gmail.com.

Tuesday, Jan. 31

Event: Safe Kids of Otsego County showcase and plush animal sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., clinic lobby, Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown. For info: 547- 5256 or richard.mccaffery@bassett.org.

Wednesday, Feb. 1

Meeting: Lions Club of Cooperstown, 6:30 p.m., Tunnicliff Inn. Topic: Guiding Eyes for the Blind.

Event: Community Art Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. Paper and wire sculptures to be made.

Friday, Feb. 3

Event: 10th annual Give Kids A Smile Day, 9 a.m. to 3p.m., Northern Catskill Dental Associates, 5 Doubleday Court, Cooperstown. By appointment: 547-2313.

Saturday, Feb. 4

Concert: Nora Jane Struthers, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga Resort Hotel. Part of the Cooperstown Concert Series. For info, tickets: 547- 1812, info@cooperstownconcertseries.org.

Market: Cooperstown Farmer’s Market featuring fresh vegetables and fruits, plants, baked goods, meats, cheese, local crafts and more from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The market is behind Key Bank, at 101 Main St. in Cooperstown. For information, call 547-6195. Sponsored by Otsego 2000.

Tubing: Glimmerglass State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Cost $5. For info: www.friendsofglimmerglass.com.

Dinner: Sweetheart dinner presented by the Cherry Valley united Methodist Church, 4:45, 6:30 and 8:15 p.m., Old School Cafe. For reservations by Jan. 29: Ellen, 264-3255; Ginger, 264-5010.

Sunday, Feb. 5

Tubing: Glimmerglass State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Cost $5. For info: www.friendsofglimmerglass.com.

Event: Chinese New Year Festival, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Milford Central School Cafeteria. Presented by Milford’s Chinese Mandarin Language and Culture Program.

Sunday, Feb. 11

Tubing: Glimmerglass State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Cost $5. For info: www.friendsofglimmerglass.com.

Sunday, Feb. 12

Tubing: Glimmerglass State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Cost $5. For info: www.friendsofglimmerglass.com.

Tuesday, FEb. 14

Meeting: The Women’s Club of Cooperstown, 2 p.m., Christ church Parish House, 69 Fair St. Program: ‘A History of the Valentine.’ For info: 547-9269.Wednesday, Feb. 16 Meeting: Lions Club of Cooperstown, 6:30 p.m., Tunnicliff Inn.

Saturday, Feb. 18

Market: Cooperstown Farmer’s Market featuring fresh vegetables and fruits, plants, baked goods, meats, cheese, local crafts and more from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The market is behind Key Bank, at 101 Main St. in Cooperstown. For information, call 547-6195. Market is sponsored by Otsego 2000.

Tubing: Glimmerglass State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Cost $5. For info: www.friendsofglimmerglass.com.