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August 25, 2012

Community Calendar

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The Daily Star — Saturday


Mushroom Woodswalk, 10 a.m. to noon, Catskill Forest Association, 43469 State Route 28. For info: (845) 586-3054.


Animal Power: Past and Present, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Farmers’ Museum, 5775 State Highway 80. For info: 547-1472.

Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, Main Street, behind Key Bank. 


‘Old West Davenport,’ noon, West Davenport United Methodist Church, 1569 state Route 23. Presentation by Ben and Sally Beams. Sponsored by the Davenport Historical Society. For info: 278-5072.

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


Art + Soul of the Catskills Festival, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Courthouse Square. Sponsored by West Kortight Centre in partnership with the Greater Delhi Chamber of Commerce and Bright Hill Press.

East Meredith

Clark Sanders Home Tour and reception, 1 to 4 p.m., Clark Sanders Home. For info: 326-7908.

Fly Creek

The 19th annual Antique Engine Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St.

Criterion Club of Cooperstown garage sale fundraiser, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., home of Alene Foutch, 258 Goose St.


Annual Franklin Day Book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Franklin, Institute Street.


The Lamb’s Rack, 10 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church of Gilbertsville, 113 Marion Ave. Free clothing. By appointment during the week. For info: 783-2867 or 783-9444.

Grand Gorge

Annual church fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Grand Gorge United Methodist Church, 37264 State Route 23.


Pakatakan Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Round Barn, 46676 State Highway 30. For info: (845) 586-3326.

Hartwick Seminary

Susquehanna SPCA Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 4845 State Highway 28. For info: 547-9462.


Art auction to benefit Catskill Valley Scenic Highway initiative (aka Route 30), 2 p.m., Old Harvard Church, 2900 Harvard Road corner of Route 30. Auction at 3 p.m.


Chicken barbecue, noon, Laurens American Legion Post 1688, Main Street. Takeouts will be available.

Laurens Presbyterian Women pie sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Laurens Presbyterian Church, 3 Main St. 

Laurens Community Day Celebration, 8 a.m., Township of Laurens, Streets in town. Lawn sale at the Gazebo Knapp Park.


Book sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fairview Public Library, 43 Walnut 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.


Eddie Caputo Memorial 5K Walk/Run and St. Bartholomew’s Feast Day, 10:30 a.m., St. Bartholomew Church Parish Center, 81 E. Main St.

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


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

The Oneonta Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Muller Plaza, Main Street. For info: 437-0158 or

Catskill Area Hospice Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 261 Main St., Suite 2. For info: 432-5335.

Greater Oneonta Historical Society History Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 183 Main St. Local history exhibits. Free admission.


Otego Historical Association, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 6 River St.


The 30th annual St. Paul’s Festival, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 265 Main St.

Springfield Center

ShowTalk, 10 a.m., Glimmerglass Festival, 7300 State Route 80. Nimet Habachy on Aida and the Current Turmoil in Egypt; American Opera: Where Have We Been & Where Are We Going?


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

West Laurens

Annual auction, noon, West Laurens Fire Department, 2766 State Route 23. For info: 287-4085.

West Oneonta

Tanzania Child Survival Bike-a-thon, 8 a.m., West Oneonta Baptist Church, 2845 County Highway 8 Highway. For info: Chiara Salati, 652-2561 or


Book signing by John Taibi: ‘Roads, Rivers, and Rails - the Delaware & Hudson’s Susquehanna Division Heritage Trail,’

2 to 4 p.m., Worcester Historical Society, 144 Main St.



Schoharie County One-Year Later Country Strong, 2 to 9 p.m., Schoharie County Fairgrounds, South Grand Street.

For info: (518) 234-7521.

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Animal Power: Past and Present, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Farmers’ Museum, 5775 State Highway 80. For info: 547-1472.

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

Davenport Center

Yard sale and bake sale to benefit Rett syndrome research, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., TK’s Diner, 11308 State Highway 23 in Davenport Center. For info: Jane Brown, 278-5953.

Fly Creek

The 19th annual Antique Engine Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St.


Franklin Farmers’ Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chapel Hall, 25 Institute St.


Trap Shoots, 10 a.m., Crumhorn Rod and Gun Club, Crumhorn Lake Road.


Gail Todd: Gail’s ‘Man in the Moon Herbs,’ 1 to 3 p.m., The Swart-Wilcox House Museum, Wilcox Avenue. For info: 432-0665.

Tri-County Dance and Social Club, 6 to 10 p.m., Oneonta Moose Lodge, 87 W. Broadway. Open to those 18 and older.

Oneonta High School football annual pancake breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., Sixth Ward Athletic Club, 22 W. Broadway.

Richfield Springs

Summer Car Cruise In Finale, 1 to 4 p.m., Tally-Ho Restaurant, 156 Main St.


Breakfast buffet, 7 to 11 a.m., Schenevus VFW, Main Street. Sponsored by the American Veterans post 2752.

Sidney Center

Ice cream social, 6 to 8 p.m., O&W Maywood Railroad Depot, 66 Maywood Lane.


Hartwick Seminary

Susquehanna SPCA Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 4845 State Highway 28. For info: 547-9462.


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.

Oneonta Chapter Toastmasters International, 6 p.m., Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St. For info: 638-2010.


Young at Heart, noon, Schenevus VFW, Main Street. 


Gas drilling open meeting, 7 p.m., Red/green house by CJ Auto/Kwik-fil, 4 Depot St. 

Monthly Monday Night Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., Unadilla United Methodist Church, 170 Main St.