The community calendar includes events that are free and/or sponsored by nonprofit organizations. To submit an event for the calendar, email email@example.com, 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, 2 to 7 p.m., Cherry Valley-Springfield Central School gym, 597 County Highway 54. Held in gym.
Display on pedestian safety, 8 a.m. to noon, Bassett Medical Center, Clinic Lobby, River Street. Presented by Safe Kids of Otsego County. For info: 547-5256 or 547-4816.
Toddler Rhyme Time, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Cannon Free Library, 40 Elm St.
Halloween Costume Celebration, 4 to 5 p.m., Cannon Free Library, 40 Elm St.
Square dance lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Middleburgh Central School, 168 Main St. Sponsored by the Schoharie Valley Hayshakers Square Dance Club. For info: (518) 842-5496, (518) 827-5762.
Fall roast turkey dinner, Middlefield Baptist Church, Rezen Road. First seating: 5 p.m.; second seating 6 p.m. For info: 547-9093 or 264-8042.
The Lord’s Table, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 18 Elm St. A feeding program, serving a full dinner. For info: 432-3558.
Pasta lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sixth Ward Athletic Club, 22 W. Broadway. Held in the banquet hall. For takeout and more info: 436-9136.
Free knitting and crocheting class, 1 to 3 p.m., Main Street Baptist Church, 333 Main St.
Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, noon to 3 p.m., Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, 183 Main St. ‘Panoramic Oneonta’ and other local history exhibits.
Oneonta Community Health Center, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 31 Main St., Suite 2A. For appointment: 433-0300.
Diamondway Buddhist Meditation, 5:15 p.m., The Green Earth Health Food Market, 4 Market St. For info: 829-3702.
Coffee club social, 10 a.m. to noon, Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St.
‘Meet the Judges Candidate Forum’, 6:30 p.m., Walton Theatre, 31 Gardiner Place.