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, noon to 5 p.m., Charlotte Valley Central School, 15611 State Highway 23.
Butternut Valley Grange, 7:30 p.m., Butternut Valley Grange Hall, 7 Bloom St.
Laurens-Freedom Order of the Easter Star, 7:30 p.m., Laurens Masonic Temple Brook St. Regular Meeting with refreshments.
Oneonta Garden Club, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., St. James’ Episcopal Church, 305 Main St. Speaker: landscape designer Don Statham.
Dave Brandt Chapter of Trout Unlimited, 7 p.m., The Plains at Parish Homestead, 163 Heritage Drive.
Blood drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bassett Healthcare Network - Oneonta Women’s Health, 7 Associate Drive. For appointment: 433-6352.
Sweet Adelines open house, 7 p.m., First United Presbyterian Church, 381 Main St..
30 Days of Kindness: garden seed giveaway, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Oneonta, Main Street. Presented by The Redemption Movement.
Poet Derek Walcott, 8 p.m., Anderson Center for the Arts Theater, Hartwick College, 1 Hartwick Drive.
Books are Fun sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., A.O. Fox Hospital Fox Care Clinic, 1 FoxCare Drive.
Oneonta Chapter Toastmasters International, 6 p.m., Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St. For info: 638-2010.
Winter Concert, 7 p.m., Franklin Central School, Institute Street. Part of Music in Our Schools month.
Tipping Point: The End of Oil, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., United Church of Christ, 11 W. Main St.
Books are fun, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital Skylight Dining Room, 1 Norton Ave.
Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, noon to 3 p.m., 183 Main St. Ralph Morley’s World War II envelope art, Native American artifacts, and other local history exhibits. Free.