HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Big & Tall Comedy Show at Foothills 04-02-22


Big and big comedy
Show at Foothills

COMEDY SHOW – 7:00 pm Join in on “one of comedy’s funniest shows” with the Big & Tall Comedy Tour starring Mike Bova. The show starts at 8 a.m. Cost, $20/adult. Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. www.foothillspac.org

CANSTRUCTION – All day. SUNY Oneonta students are raising awareness of hunger by showcasing clever structures made from canned food. To see until 4/10. Southside Mall, Oneonta. 607-436-2633.

BLOOD COLLECTION – 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Leonardsville Community and Ministry Center, 2068 St. Hwy. 8 Leonardsville. 1-800-733-2767 or visit www.redcrossblood.org

FORGE – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Introductory course in the basics of blacksmithing. Participants will learn how to build a fire, heat metal, control a hammer, and more. Each participant will make and take home their own handicraft. Registration required. Cost, $120/non-member, lunch/equipment included. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown. 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/event/introduction-to-blacksmithing/

LAST CHANCE – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Last open day for MidWinter Art Show Painting, sculpture, ceramics by Lucia Phillips, Marcus Villagran, Elizabeth Nields, Amy Leigh McKinnon. Free entrance. The Art Garage, 689 Beaver Meadow Rd., Cooperstown. 315-941-9607 or visit www.facebook.com/TheArtGarageCooperstown

WINTER CARNIVAL MEETING – 2 p.m. The Cooperstown Lions Club invites the community to a public interest meeting for the 2023 Winter Carnival Planning Committee. They will discuss recent carnival history, experiences and challenges past committees in an effort to build the committee for the 2023 Cooperstown Winter Carnival. Register by March 31 with Peter Deysenroth. Hosted at Upstate Bar & Grill, 5418 St. Hwy 28, Cooperstown. 607-547-8231 or email Mr. Deysenroth at [email protected]

LIFESKILLS – 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Teens are invited to learn to cook with Lynn. Menu posted on FB. Limited places, reservations required. Presented by the Oneonta Teen Center. 50 Dietz Street, Oneonta. 607 441 3999 or visit www.facebook.com/oneonta.teencenter

OPENING RECEPTION – 5-8 pm Celebrate the opening of the April exhibition featuring local artists William Ruller, Sunny Chapman and Marcie Schwartzman. The reception features live music from Steve Brundage and Jerome Francisco. Oneonta Community Arts Network, Wilber Mansion, 11 Ford Ave., Oneonta. 607-432-2070 or visit www.canoneonta.org

LIVE MUSIC – 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Enjoy dinner and music from The Great American Song Book performed by Tommy Joy. Roma’s Ristorante, 25 Union St., Sydney. 607-563-8888

Javier E. Swan