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August 23, 2012

What's happening


— Noncommerical events only. Readers who wish to list an event in What's Happening should email information to crier@csdsl.net, mail to the Cooperstown Crier, 21 Railroad Ave., Cooeprstown, NY 13326 or fax to 547-1109 at leasts 10 days before the event. More information may be obtained by calling 547-9493.

THURSDAY, AUG. 23

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

MEETING: Literary Discussion Group, 2:30 p.m., Pat Duncan’s home. To discuss ‘The Silent Girl’ by Tess Gerritsen. Sponsored by the Women’s Club of Cooperstown. For info: 547-8124,cellsworth1@stny.rr.com.

EVENT: Folk Fest for Food, 7 to 9 p.m., NBT Bank parking lot, Cherry Valley. Featuring Stone Soup and meal of pulled pork. Food donations to benefit Our Daily Bread Food pantry in Cherry Valley.

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.

EVENT: Ice cream social, 5 to 8 p.m., Hartwick Fire Hall, country Route 11. Presented by the Hartwick Historic District Committee. For info: 293-6654.

PERFORMANCE: ‘Love, Loss & What I Wore,’ 8 p.m., Cooperstown Theatre Festival. For info: 547-8671, smithyarts.org.

OPENING: Made in New York: ‘Style & Decor’ and photographs by Chad Grohman, 5 to 7 p.m., Cooperstown Art Association Galleries, 22 Main St., Cooperstown. For info: 547-9777, www.cooperstownart.com.

SATURDAY, AUG. 25

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

FUNDRAISER: Criterion Club garage sale, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 258 Goose St., For info: 547-2182, 547-5621.

PERFORMANCE: ‘Love, Loss & What I Wore,’ 3 and 8 p.m., Cooperstown Theatre Festival. For info: 547-8671, smithyarts.org.

BOOK SIGNING: Serverine von Tscharner Fleming, editor of ‘Greenhorns: 50 Dispatches from the New Farmers’ Movement’, 1 to 4 p.m., The Farmers’ Museum Store.

SUNDAY, AUG. 26

CONCERT: Catskill Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., The Otesaga Resort Hotel, Cooperstown. For info: 436-2670, www.catskillsymphonynet.

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.

PERFORMANCE: ‘Love, Loss & What I Wore,’ 3 p.m., Cooperstown Theatre Festival. For info: 547-8671, smithyarts.org.

TUESDAY, AUG. 28

MEAL: Pulled pork dinner, 6:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, Montgomery Street, Cherry Valley.

CONCERT: Autumn Run, 7 p.m., Lakefront Park. Final event of the Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series. For info: 547-5256, 547-2411,richcooperstown@stny.rr.com.

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.

EVENT: Folk Fest for Food, 7 to 9 p.m., NBT Bank parking lot, Cherry Valley. Featuring local song writer sand singers, with menu of sausage and peppers, homemade fries and corn on the cob.