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Flu clinic for pediatric patients, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., Bassett Medical Center, 1 Atwell Road. For established Bassett pediatric patients. For info, appointment: 547-7981 or 547-7952. Held in Clinic Building, third floor.
Halloween party for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m. to noon, The Farmers’ Museum, 5775 State Route 80.
Blood drive, 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Gilboa-Conesville Central School, 132 Wyckoff Road. Held in the M. Matthew Murray Auditorium.
Story hour, 11 a.m., Fairview Public Library, 43 Walnut St. For info: (845) 586-3791.
Halloween party, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Meridale Firehouse, corner of state Route 28 and county Route 10.
Magic Closet, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Zion Episcopal Parish House, 162 E. Main St. Free clothing exchange. For info: 263-5116.
Healing meditation classes, 7 p.m., Center Street, . For location, info: 267-4489.
Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, 3 to 6 p.m., 183 Main St. The “Folks of Homer Folks” and other local history exhibits. Free admission.
Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Oneonta, 12 Ford Ave. After 5 p.m. everything is half price.
Trick-or-treating, 3 to 6 p.m., and Halloween parade, 7 p.m., Main Street, Oneonta.
Catskill Area Hospice Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 261 Main St., Suite 2. For info: 432-5335.
Storytime for children, 10 a.m., Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St.
Primitive Rug Hooking, 1 p.m., The Country Crock, 9245 State Highway 23. For reservations: 278-5215.
Blood drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Richfield Springs High School gym, 95 E. Main St. For info: (800) REDCROSS, www.redcrossblood.org.