Poetry contest

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Leaf Art & Poetry Competition Exhibition Opening Celebration 04-28-22


Leaf Art and Poetry Competition
Exhibition opening celebration

OPENING GALA – 5:30 – 7:00 pm Celebrate the opening of the exhibition of works entered in the Leaf Art & Poetry competition. Will include refreshments, live music and poets reading their works. Free, open to the public. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. 607-432-0090 or visit www.facebook.com/LEAFArtContest

OPEN STUDIO – 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Grab a coffee and stop by the art studio with your knitting, drawing, or painting project in progress to work and socialize. The Art Department, 8 Main St., Cherry Valley. Visit www.facebook.com/Theartdeptny

FIBER ARTS GROUP – 3:00 – 4:00 Bring your knitting, crochet or other fiber art to work with the group on your current project. Springfield Library, 129 Co. Rd. 29A, Springfield. 315-858-5802 or visit library.4cls.org/springfield/

MEET THE MEMBERS – 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Join the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce and its members to meet their new president, Sean Lewis, and discuss the future of the organization and the communities it serves . Presented at the Grandstand Theatre, Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown. 607-432-4500 or visit otsegocc.com

WORD THURSDAY – 7 p.m. Celebrate 30 years of readings with the center by coming together in person and online for readings by star poets and writers Robert Bensen, Oneonta; Gina Howard, Otego; Bertha Rogers, Treadwell; and Sharon Ruetenik, Delhi. Registration required. Suggested donation, $3/person. Bright Hill Press & Literary Center, 94 Church St., Treadwell. 607-829-5055 or visit www.facebook.com/brighthp/

BEEKEEPING – 7pm – 9pm Monthly meeting of the Association des Apiculteurs Bas-Cuir open to all to discover beekeeping and share their experiences. Hosted at Cornell Cooperative Extension, 123 Lake St., Cooperstown. Visit leatherstockingbeekeepers.com