Hall to host open house
The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will host an open house for Otsego County residents from 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday.
Hall President Jeff Idelson will preview the museum’s plans for its 75th anniversary season, including the May 23-25 Hall of Fame Classic Weekend; the 75th Anniversary Celebration on June 12; the July 25-28 Hall of Fame Weekend; and the 75th Anniversary Concert on Aug. 2.
Refreshments will be served during the open house, which will include the unveiling of a new photo exhibit on the third floor. Picturing America’s Pastime features more than 50 photographic images highlighting the Hall’s collection of 250,000 original images. The exhibition, which will be on display throughout 2014, also has 16 artifacts connected to the images on display.
For more information, visit the website baseballhall.org or call 888-HALL-OF-FAME (888-425-5633) or 607-547-7200.
Turkey Trot set for Nov. 28
Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care will host its first Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot, a 5-kilometer run/walk, on Nov. 28 at the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club.
The event will begin and end at the OBGC on 70 River St. in Oneonta. Registration starts at 8 a.m. The trot starts at 9 a.m.
Entry fee is $20 and includes a long-sleeved T-shirt. To register, visit the website Hospice5k.com.
The event will include a memorial balloon release. Proceeds will help fund Catskill Area Hospice’s “Perfect Gift” program.
For more information, call 607-432-6773.
Golf league starts soon
Colonial Ridge Golf in Laurens is accepting teams for its winter golf simulator league.
Two-person teams play captain-and-mate weekly and post their scores against the field to move up the money list. Teams may play any time seven days a week, but tee times are required.
The league starts the first week of December and runs until the last week in March. Teams may make up missed weeks or play matches in advance.