The community calendar includes events that are free and/or sponsored by nonprofit organizations. To submit an event for the calendar, email firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 432-5707 or write to Community News, c/o The Daily Star, P.O. Box 250, Oneonta, NY 13820. Changes to an existing listing can be made as above, or by calling 432-1000, ext. 259.
American Red Cross blood drive, 1 to 6:30 p.m., Bassett Medical Center, Bassett Hall Auditorium, Beaver Street. For info: 547-3701.
Halloween Warming Tent, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 101 Main St.
John Zaffis from the Syfy Channel’s ‘Haunted Collector’ will share stories, 7 p.m., SUNY Delhi, Farrell Student and Community Center, The Okun Theatre, 2 Main St.
Parent/Child Storytime, 10 to 11 a.m., Franklin Free Library, 334 Main St. For children up to 6 years old. For info: 829-2941 or 230-4042.
Halloween party, 6 to 7 p.m., Meridale Firehouse, corner of state Route 28 and county Route 10.
Magic Closet thrift shop, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Episcopal Parish Hall, 162 E. Main St. Free clothing. For info: 263-5116.
The Lord’s Table, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 18 Elm St. A feeding program, serving a full dinner. For info: 432-3558.
Otego Historical Society, 1 to 4 p.m., 6 River St.
Kid’s night, 5 to 7 p.m., Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St. For info: 988-6661.
The Sidney Historical Museum, 4 to 6 p.m., Sidney Civic Center, Room 218, 21 Liberty St. For info: 563-1425.
Tri-Town Singles Club dance, 6 to 10 p.m., Sidney VFW Post 7914, 133 W. Main St.
Sidney PAL Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 21 Liberty St. Parents As Leaders centers are free drop-in centers for families with children ages birth to 5. For info: 563-4303.
CORE VALUES thrift shop, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 112 Main St. For info: 652-4772.
Annual Halloween party and costume contest, 6 p.m., Stamford Firehouse, 111 Main St. Held by the Roxbury Arts Group and the Stamford Fire Department.