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Calendar of Events

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October 18
Chicken BBQ, 12 noon until, Mecklenburg Fire Station, 4495 County Route 6. Dinner with two sides, $10. Half, $7. Drive Up-Take Out Only. 2020 Sportsman Drawing at 1:30 p.m.

October 24
Odessa Catharine United Methodist Church Harvest Dinner. Drive thru only, 4:30-6 p.m. Pre-Orders only ($10). Call 594-2271 and leave a message with your name, number of orders, and choice of pie (apple or pumpkin). 305 Church Street, Odessa. SOLD OUT.

October 31
The Village of Burdett will host “Trunk or Treat” in conjunction with the Burdett Volunteer Fire Department from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at the new BVFD fire house on Route 79. Everyone is invited! If you want a space, or more information, call 607-546-2266 or 607-592-9696 or e-mail All treats must be in sealed bags. The Village of Burdett will not be supporting house-to-house Trick or Treat hours this year due to the pandemic.

November 7
AMBA Wellness Program, 6:00-10:30 a.m., Watkins Glen Clute Park Community Center. Social distancing will be enforced. Appointments only. Call 1-800-234-8888 to make your reservation. Not covered by Medicare or most other insurance companies. Check or money order only accepted the day of the program and should be made payable to the AMBA Wellness Program.

November 7
Odessa-Catharine United Methodist Church and Many Hands Thrift Shop, Outerwear Giveaway, 8 a.m.-12 noon, 305 Church St., Odessa.

November 7
Doug’s Fish Fry To Go, Finger Lakes Harley-Davidson, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. to benefit the Odessa Fire Department. Serving Fish, Shrimp, Oysters & Scallops -- cash or credit card accepted. Stop by or order ahead by calling 607-753-9184 ext 2 by 4 p.m. the day of the event. The Odessa Fire Department will also be selling drinks and having a bake sale -- cash only.

Repeating events:

The Watkins Glen Public Library will host virtual storytime every Wednesday and Saturday morning at 10 a.m. via Facebook Live. Email with any questions.

The Check-It-Out Thrift Shop, 6069 Turnpike Road, Mecklenburg, next door to, and run by and for the Mecklenburg United Methodist Church. Open every Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Closing for the season on Sept. 19, 2020.

Schuyler County Office for the Aging will be holding a Senior Farmers’ Market coupon distribution site every Thursday through August. The distribution site will be held at the Human Services Complex in Montour Falls on Thursdays from 1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. If you would like to participate in this program, please call the office at (607) 535-7108.


© The Odessa File 2020
Charles Haeffner
P.O. Box 365
Odessa, New York 14869