The community calendar includes events that are free and/or sponsored by nonprofit organizations. To submit an event for the calendar, email firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
Thrift shop, 9 a.m. to noon, Davenport United Methodist Church, 15696 State Highway 23. For info: 278-5231.
Preschool Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Cannon Free Library, 40 Elm St.
First Thursday Soup Dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Franklin, Main Street.
Magic Closet thrift shop, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Episcopal Parish Hall, 162 E. Main St. Free clothing. For info: 263-5116.
The Lord’s Table, 4:30 to 6 p.m., The Lord’s Table, 18 Elm St. A feeding program, serving a full dinner. For info: 432-3558.
Primitive Rug Hooking Group, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Green Earth Health Food Market, 4 Market St. For info: Zoe, 278-5866.
Busy Bees (Senior Group) meeting, 1 p.m., The Salvation Army, 25 River St.
Am I a Democrat or a Republican? - An Effort to Save America’, 2 p.m., Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St. Charlies Pierce to sign his book.
Sidney PAL Center, 2 to 7 p.m., Sidney PAL Center, 21 Liberty St. Parents As Leaders centers are free drop-in centers for families with children ages birth to 5. For info: 563-4303.
The Sidney Historical Museum, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Sidney Civic Center, 21 Liberty St. For info: 563-1425. Room 218.
CORE VALUES thrift shop, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 112 Main St. For info: 652-4772.
Walton Historical Society, 7 p.m., Eells House, 9 Townsend St. Holiday plans to be discussed.
Souper Supper, 5 to 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 101 North St. For info: 865-5765.
Greg Pahl Lecture, 7 p.m., Pine Lake Environmental Campus, 1894 Charlotte Creek Road. Part of the “Conversations at the Lake” sustainability discussion series.
Otsego Dance Society contradance, 8 to 11 p.m., Presbyterian Church, Pioneer Street.
Cooperstown Contradance, 8 to 11 p.m., First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown, 25 Church St. Sarah Van Norstrand will be call; music be by Kathy Selby, Hope Grietzer & John Wobus.
Milford American Legion Post 1566, 7:30 p.m., West Main St. For info: 296-9261.
Primitive rug hooking, 1 to 3 p.m., Country Crock Gazebo, 9245 State Highway 23. Free lessons. For info: 278-5215.
Friday Fish Fry, 5 to 7 p.m., Oneonta Veterans Club, Chestnut Street.
Spaghetti and meatball dinner fundraiser, 5:30 p.m., Oneonta Moose Lodge, 87 W. Broadway. Held by the Oneonta Women of the Moose. To benefit Jennifer Brower. For info: 432-1518.
Main Street Oneonta fundraiser, 5 to 10 p.m., Oneonta Elks Club, Chestnut Street.
NYSEG meeting for Medicare eligible retirees, 1 to 3 p.m., Oneonta Elks Club, Chestnut Street.
Celebrate the Season bazaar, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sidney United Methodist Church, 12 Liberty St. Lunch served, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Sidney PAL Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 21 Liberty St. Parents As Leaders centers are free drop-in centers for families with children ages birth to 5. For info: 563-4303.
‘Beauty and the Beast’, 7 p.m., Unatego Junior-Senior High School, 2641 State Highway 7.