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Calendar of Events

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See repeating events at bottom of the page.

December 6
Teen Night: Draw and Sketch, 6-8 p.m., Dutton S. Peterson Library, Odessa. Teens and Tweens are invited to draw and sketch at the libary. Use a still life, portraits, and fun experiments for inspiration. All are welcome to this relaxed, judgment-free zone of art. A variety of drawing materials, snacks and drinks provided.

December 10
Army-Navy Football Game, 6-8 p.m., Military Family Gathering, The Bucket Bar & Grill, Odessa. For more information or to pre-register: 607-535-2091.

December 10-11
Winter Market & Book Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 10 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 11, Montour Falls Library, 406 W. Main St., Montour Falls. Featuring local producers, artists and a gift-worthy book sale on both days.

December 16
Veterans Coffee Talk, 9-11 a.m., at the Watkins Glen Library. For more information and to pre-register, contact: 607:535-2091 or schuylerva@co.schyler.ny.us

December 16
Veterans Family Cookie Decorating Event, 6-8 p.m. at the Human Service Complex, rm. 120. For more information and to pre-register, contact: 607:535-2091 or schuylerva@co.schyler.ny.us

December 24
Burdett Presbyterian Church will host a Candlelight Christmas Eve Service at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

Repeating events:

The Dutton S. Peterson Library in Odessa is open from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Saturday.

The Dutton S. Peterson Library in Odessa hosts Story Time on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Join us for stories, games, arts, snacks and play.

The Community Table at St. Mary's of the Lake Catholic Church, Watkins Glen, Mondays from 5:00-5:45 p.m. Menu varies week to week. All are welcome to join us. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. at the 10th Street entrance.

The "Check it Out Thrift Shop," 6069 Turnpike Road, Mecklenburg, is closed for the season and will reopen on May 27, 2022. Accepting donations of quality household appliances and kitchen ware, craft items, puzzles, toys, children's clothes, books, furniture, antiques, collectibles and more. Accepting donations by pre-scheduled appointment.Please call 607-279-2462. Preferred dropoff times are Monday or Friday mornings.

Mecklenburg United Methodist Church, Rev. Susan Wissick, Pastor. Worship on Sunday at 9:30 a.m.

Phone number at the church: 607-387-5915
Phone number for pastor: 585-526-2218

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


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Charles Haeffner
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Odessa, New York 14869

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