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Dear Members,



Hall of Fame Hosts Open House Nov. 19 in Preparation for 75thAnniversary Year



(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – With an exciting year of celebrations and marquee events just around the corner, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum invites Otsego County residents to an Open House on Tuesday, Nov. 19.


The Museum, which will celebrate its 75th Anniversary in 2014, will unveil a new exhibit as part of the Open House: Picturing America’s Pastime. The exhibit, located on the Museum’s third floor, features more than 50 photographic images showing the incredible breadth and depth of the Hall of Fame’s unique collection of 250,000 original images.


The exhibition also features 16 artifacts connected to the images on display. Picturing America’s Pastime is scheduled to be on display in Cooperstown throughout 2014, with plans to continue its run as a traveling exhibition in 2015.


As part of the Open House, Hall of Fame President Jeff Idelson will give visitors a preview of the Museum’s plans for its 75th Anniversary year, including the May 23-25 Hall of Fame Classic Weekend; the June 12th 75th Anniversary Celebration; the July 25-28 Hall of Fame Weekend; and the Aug. 2 75thAnniversary Concert.


The Open House will run from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. and refreshments will be served.


St. Mary’s Annual Thanksgiving Dinner-Thursday,November 28, 2013 from 12:30p.m.-2:30p.m. at the Oneonta Elks Lodge 84 Chestnut Street. Transportation is available for those who need a ride or dinners can be delivered. For transportation or delivery to homebound call Tuesday 11/26 and speak with Aileen Farago at 607 433-1571. There is no charge. Sponsored by St. Mary’s and the Lord’s Table.


TOYS for Tots Drop Off- The Shipping Room

The Shipping Room at 291 Chestnut Street in Oneonta is a “Toys for Tots” Drop Off.




Open House at

NBT Bank

NBT Bank and The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce

are hosting a Holiday Open House

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

5:00p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

One Wall Street, Oneonta

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season.

Catering by: Stella Luna

RSVP by Friday, November 29 in advance to Shelly Giangrant at 607.432.4500 ext. 207  or e-mail to [email protected]


Business After Hours at SUNY Oneonta, Tuesday December 10, 2013

SUNY Oneonta invites representatives from your organization to learn more about our internship programs. Join us for a Business After Hours networking reception in collaboration with the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 from 4:30p.m.-6:00p.m. at Le Café in the Morris Conference Center. We would like to show our appreciation for organizations that continue to provide quality experiential learning opportunities and offer support and partnership to organizations new to experiential learning! Please RSVP by Friday, December 6 to Megan Ackley(607) 436-2534 or e-mail at [email protected]


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