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February 10, 2012

What's Happening: February 9, 2012


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Thursday, Feb. 9

Opera: ‘Little Women,’ 8 p.m., Goodrich Theater, SUNY  Oneonta. Presented by theApollo Music Club. For tickets: tickets.oneonta.edu.

Program: Veronica Seaver and Katie Sanford to discuss Old-Time Cooperstown, 7 p.m., Village Library, 22 Main St. Presented by Friends of the Village Library.

Friday, Feb. 10

Opera: ‘Little Women,’ 8 p.m., Goodrich Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Presented by the Apollo Music Club. For tickets: tickets.oneonta.edu.

Fundraiser: Bake sale, 9 a.m. to noon, NBT Bank, Cherry Valley. Presented by Grace Episcopal Church.

Fundraiser: Soup ‘R Chili luncheon, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Baptist Church.

Saturday, Feb. 11

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

Market: Cooperstown Winter Carnival Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 101 Main St. in Cooperstown. Featuring local breweries and wineries For information, call 547- 6195. Sponsored by Otsego 2000.

Hike: Otsego Land Trust led hike near frozen waters of Otsego Lake, 1 p.m., begins at Brookwood Point. For info: 547-2366, marcie@otsegolandtrust.org.

Workshop: Seed starting, 1 to 3 p.m., Extension Center, 123 Lake St., Cooperstown. Presented by Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties. Register by Feb. 8: 547-25636, ext. 0.

Fundraiser: Soup ‘R Chili luncheon, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Baptist Church. Film: ‘Happy,’ 6:30 p.m., Lee Hall, SUNY Oneonta, as part of World Happy Day.

Fundraiser: Boy Scout Troop 1254 bottle drive, have bottles at curb, sidewalk or porch by 9 a.m.

Sunday, Feb. 12

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

Concert: ‘Good Ol’ Summertime in Winter’ concert presented by the Oneonta community Concert Band, 3 p.m., FoxCare Center, Oneonta. For info: 432-7977.

Event: TREP$ marketplace, 1 to 3 p.m., Cooperstown Middle/High gymnasium, 39 Linden Ave.

Monday, Feb. 13

Worksho p: ‘Save Energy, Save Dollars,’ 6 p.m., Cornell Cooperative Extension Education Center, 123 Lake St. To register: 547-2536.

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

Event: Community Art Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. Wintergreen Oil transfers.

Thursday, Feb. 16

Event: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of service, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Alden Room, Milne Library, SUNY Oneonta.

Friday, Feb. 17

Event: Planetarium, observatory shows, 7 p.m., basement level, Science I building, SUNY Oneonta. For info 436-2620, jason.smolinski@oneonta.edu.

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.

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

Class: Books We Love to Watch class: ‘Sherlock Holmes,’ 6:30 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. For info: www.smithyarts.org.

Sunday, Feb. 19

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

Reading Group: Children’s story hour: The Witches, 3 to 4 p.m. The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. For info: www.smithyarts.com.

Wednesday, Feb. 22

Event: Community Art Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. Clay tile painting.

Meeting: Fly Creek Area Historical Society, 5 p.m., Fly Creek Methodist Church. Program: ‘The Cigar Maker and his Giant’ by Tom Heitz.

Thursday, Feb. 23

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

Saturday, Feb. 25

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

Class: Books We Love to Watch class: ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,’ 6:30 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. For info: www.smithyarts.org.

Sunday, Feb. 26

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

Tuesday, Feb. 28

Event: ‘Explore your Options for Kindergarten,’ 6 p.m., Brookwood School. For info: 547-4060.

Wednesday, Feb. 29

Event: Community Art Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Smithy, 55 Pioneer St. Stamp Block making.