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March 3, 2012

Community Calendar : March 3, 2012

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---- — The community calendar includes events that are free and/or sponsored by nonprofit organizations. To submit an event for the calendar, email, fax 432-5707 or write to Community News, c/o The Daily Star, P.O. Box 250, Oneonta, NY 13820.



'Books We Love to Watch' film class, 6:30 p.m., Smithy Pioneer Gallery, 55 Pioneer St. For info: 547-8671.

Cooperstown Farmers' Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pioneer Alley, 101 Main St. More than 30 vendors offer local meat, cheese, eggs, produce and crafts.


Thrift shop, 9 a.m. to noon, Davenport United Methodist Church, 15696 State Highway 23. For info: 278-5231.


Dr. Seuss' 'Green Eggs & Ham' charity breakfast to benefit 'Relay for Life', 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Delhi Fire Station, Delview Terrace Extension. Kiwanis Club of Delhi, the Delhi Rotary and the Delhi Women's Club have teamed up for fundraiser. For info: 746-6922.


Indoor garage sale and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Gilboa United Methodist Church, state Route 990V. Sponsored by the Gilboa United Methodist Church. For info: 588-7533.


Forum on natural gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing, 4 p.m., Guilford United Methodist Church, Main Street. For info: 895-6975.

Hartwick Seminary

Susquehanna SPCA Better Exchange Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Susquehanna SPCA Better Exchange Thrift Shop, 4841 State Highway 28. For info: 547-9462.


Annual Hobart Rotary Farmers' lunch, noon to 2 p.m., Hobart Firehouse/Community Center, 80 Cornell Ave. For info: 692-7669.


Pancake breakfast, 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Masonville Federated Church, State Route 206. No-sugar added menu available. There will also be a bake sale.


Ninth annual Lenten pancake breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Morris United Methodist Church, 17 Church St.

Magic Closet thrift shop, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Episcopal Parish Hall, 162 E. Main St. Free clothing. For info: 263-5116.


Bullthistle Model Railroad Society Museum, 1 to 4 p.m., Bullthistle Model Railroad Society Inc. Museum, 33 Rexford St. Or by appointment. For info: 334-4522, 336-5951.


Occupy Together Otsego Rally, noon to 2 p.m., Muller Plaza, Main Street.

Saturday's Bread, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St. For info: 432-0803.

Catskill Area Hospice Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 269 Main St. For info: 432-5335.

AMBA Wellness Program Blood Screening Event, 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., SUNY Oneonta, 108 Ravine Parkway. For appointment, info: (800) 234-8888 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

American Red Cross blood drive, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Main Street Baptist Church, 333 Main St.

Chicken barbecue and Chinese auction, 1 p.m., Oneonta Moose Lodge, 87 W. Broadway. Barbecue at 3 p.m.; auction drawings at 4 p.m. For info: 432-6040 after 3 p.m.; or 435-3332. Reservations for barbecue appreciated.


'Housing Expo & Home Improvement Show', 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Prattsville Firehouse, 14563 Main St. Hosted by the Prattsville Housing Committee.


CORE VALUES thrift shop, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 112 Main St. For info: 652-4772.


The Storehouse Inc., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 145 Main St. A not-for-profit community-run thrift store and advocacy center.



Smithy Writers Circle, 4 to 6 p.m., Smithy Pioneer Gallery, 55 Pioneer St. For info: 547-8671.


Laurens Masonic Lodge chicken and biscuit dinner, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Laurens Masonic Lodge, Brook Street.


Tri-County Dance and Social Club, 6 to 10 p.m., Oneonta Elks Club, 84 Chestnut St. DJ music, open to all ages 18 and older.

Midstate Arms Collectors and Shooters Club Oneonta Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Holiday Inn, Route 23, Southside.


Troop 1 Chicken & Biscuit Dinner, 3:30 to 7 p.m., Sidney Elks Lodge, River St.

Third mid-winter community breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Sidney VFW Post 7914, 133 W. Main St. Hosted by the Greater Maywood Rural Community Services.



Cooperstown Emergency Squad meeting, 7 p.m., Cooperstown Fire Hall, 26 Chestnut St.

Hartwick Seminary

Susquehanna SPCA Better Exchange Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 4841 State Highway 28. For info: 547-9462.


Laurens Bicentennial Committee meeting to explore ideas for Laurens Historical Society, 7 p.m., Laurens Central School, Home Economics Room, 55 Main St.


Children's stories with Mrs. Toad, 11 a.m., The Green Toad Bookstore, 198 Main St.

The History and Use of the Abacus and the Rhind Mathematical Papyrus, 5 p.m., State University College at Oneonta, Fitzelle Hall 206, Ravine Parkway. The Ancient Studies Group at State University College at Oneonta present two student presentations.

The Lord's Table, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 18 Elm St. A feeding program, serving a full dinner. For info: 432-3558.

City of the Hills Women's Sweet Adelines Chorus rehearsal, 7 to 9:30 p.m., First United Presbyterian Church, 381 Main St. Roosevelt Avenue entrance. New singers welcome. For info: 267-4718.