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June 1, 2012

What's Happening: May 31, 2012


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Thursday, May 31

Sale: No clothes bargain basement sale, 3 to 8 p.m., First Baptist Church of Cooperstown. For info: 547-9371.

Friday, June 1

Sale: No clothes bargain basement sale, 9 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church of Cooperstown. For info: 547- 9371.

Sale: Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Cooperstown United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St.

Dance: Otsego Dance Society Contra Dance, 8 to 11 p.m., Presbyterian Church, Pioneer and Church streets, Cooperstown. For info: 965-8232, (315) 272-6110, or www.otsegodancesociety. blogspot.com.

Event: John Taibi, 5 to 8 p.m., Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, 83 Main St. Presentation at 6 p.m.

Auditions: Alex, age 8 to 14, black South African child, for Glimmerglass Festival’s “Lost in the Stars,” Grace Church, Cherry Valley. For appointment: 547-0700, ext. 231.

Saturday, June 2

Market: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley. For info: www.otsego 2000.org/farmersmarket. Sale: Rummage sale, bag sale 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Cooperstown United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St.

Event: Invasive insects and bluebird walk and house building event, 1 p.m., Glimmerglass State Park Nature Center. Part of American Hiking Society’s 20th annual National Trails Day. For info, to RSVP: www.friendsofglimmerglass. com, 547-8662.

Sunday, June 3

Concert: College Town, USA, concert, 3 p.m., Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center Production Room. Presented by the Oneonta Community Concert Band. For info: 432-7977.

Event: Cancer Survivors’ Day, 2 p.m., Bassett clinic Building, Cooperstown. To register by May 31: (800) BASSETT.

Tuesday, June 4

Event: Talking Opera, 7 p.m., Fenimore Art Museum. Tom Simpson and Abby Kreh Gibson to discuss Verdi’s ‘Aida.’

Tuesday, June 5

Meal: Ham and scallop potato supper, 4:30 p.m., Middlefield Methodist Church, county highway 35.

Hike: Twin Pines Farm, 9:30 a.m., 314 Huxtable Road, West Winfield. Presented by Otsego Land Trust and Adirondack Mountain Club.

Clinic: Rabies clinic, 6 to 8 p.m., Edmeston Town Barn.

For info: 547-4230. Wednesday, June 6 Meeting: Lions Club of Cooperstown, 6:30 p.m., Tunnicliff Inn. Speaker: Jim Atwell

Event: Kindergarten registration, Cherry-Valley Springfield Central School. For info: 264-3265, ext. 514.

Event: Summer program registration, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Hartwick Town Hall. For info: 293-7718.

Meeting: Beef Producer Marketing Roundtable, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Extension Center, 123 Lake St. To register by June 1: 547-2536, ext. 226.

Meeting: Criterion Club of Cooperstown annual steak roast, 6:30 p.m., Cooperstown Veterans Club. For reservations: 547-6243.

Thursday, June 7

Event: Kindergarten registration, Cherry-Valley Springfield Central School. For info: 264-3265, ext. 514.

Friday, June 8

Dance: Ice cream social dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Cooperstown Elementary School, Walnut Street. Presented by the Doubleday Dancers Western Square Dance Club of Cooperstown. For info: 264-8128.

Saturday, June 9

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

Event: 33rd annual Friendship Craft Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Spring Park, U.S. Route 29, Richfield Springs; Brooks’ barbecue, noon to 3 p.m. For info: grandslam77@verizon.net.