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Herkimer’s Friends of the Basloe Library Mini Book Sales

7/29 through 9/30

The Friends of the Basloe Library will be holding a series of mini books sales in the specials section of the library. A mini children’s book sale will be available for .10 to .25 for most of August, to be followed by paperbacks for .25 or .50 in September. Additional mini sales will follow either a theme or type of books. These mini sales are in addition to the regularly available books on the shelves in this section, as well as media, puzzles and magazines all at low rates. The Basloe Library is located at 245 N. Main Street in Herkimer. For more information call the library at 315-866-1733. It is time to get your bargain reading at a low price. With fall and winter on the way, it will give you something at home to read.

History of Civil War Quilts

9/14 through 10/12  2 PM

On Sunday, September 14 and Sunday, October 12 at 2pm the Richfield Springs Historic Association will present programs on local Civil War enlisted men and soldiers quilts. The Roll of Honor board lists 122 men from this area who served in the “War of the Rebellion”. This enlistment roll was donated by Thomas R. Proctor in the early 1900s and is on loan from the village. It will be on display at the museum through October. Fran Hazelton will speak about some of these Veterans, their regiments and their families. She states “Richfield Springs played an important role in keeping us a free nation. We want our Civil War Veterans to come alive again in our hearts and minds because people’s lives do have a meaningful story which deserve to be told and preserved. Free Admission

Oneida County Public Market

5/24 through 10/18  9 AM to 1 PM

A GREAT place to shop weekly and buy produce, meats, cheeses, wines and many other items for local artisans. AND bring your appetite! Tons of food & beverages cooked on site. Union Station, 321 Main St, Utica.

Boonville Farmers Market

6/19 to 10/22  12 Noon to 6 PM

This is our 3rd year. The Farmer’s Market will be every Wednesday, from June 18 – Oct. 22. It runs from 4-7pm.We are always accepting new vendors. If interested please call: Patti 737-7087 or Clarissa 855-4256. We hope to see you at the Farmer’s Market. Boonville Oneida County Fairgrounds.335-9851 for more information.

Farmers Market

6/18  4 to 7 PM

This is our 3rd year. The Farmer’s Market will be every Wednesday, from June 18 – Oct. 22. It runs from 4-7pm.We are always accepting new vendors. If interested please call: Patti 737-7087 or Clarissa 855-4256. We hope to see you at the Farmer’s Market. West Winfield Federated Church, Route 20

Farmers Market/Oriskany Falls Fire Department

Every 4th Friday  6/27, 7/25, 8/22, 9/26 and 10/24  11 AM to 5 PM

Fireman’s Field, Route 12 B, Oriskany Falls. 821-6314 for more details.Seeking vendors-please call Garry Johnson at 240-5718 for more information.

Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014.

Weekly Sunday,Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 AM until 11/30/2014

The new exhibit, “Standing in Two Worlds: Iroquois in 2014”, showcases Iroquois art which explores contemporary issues including the environment, the digital/disposable age, the impact of national/international events and decisions and the role of tradition and community. The Museum represents the world’s most comprehensive collection of modern Iroquois art. (Closed Easter and Thanksgiving Day.) 324 Caverns Rd, Howes Cave, 518-496-8949 for more information.

Free Dental Care

9/10/through 12/5.  9 AM to 1 PM

Has it been several years since you’ve had your teeth cleaned? Has it been a while since you’ve had dental x-rays done? Never had your teeth cleaned? I WANT YOU AS A PATIENT!! I am Dental Hygiene Student at SUNY Canton and I am currently looking for people who have not had their teeth cleaned in a few years or maybe never had their teeth cleaned. Our clinic accepts patients 6 years old and up.
My FREE Services Include:Oral cancer screening,  Individualized instruction on the care of your mouth and teeth,  Scaling and polishing the teeth, Fluoride treatment, Dental X-Rays films (if needed) Sealants (if needed) Recommendations for professional dental care
Clinic Hours: Our appointment times are on Wednesday’s and Friday’s at 9 AM and 1 PM, The appointment will last approx 2-2½ hours and may require multiple appointments depending on how tartar/plaque involved the individual is. I am accepting patients NOW so please contact the clinic at 336-3484 ASAP and ask for an appointment with Katie or if you have any questions about our services. Again, all services are FREE of charge! 125 Brookley Rd in Rome.

Thursday Night Recovery Meeting

Weekly until December 18th 2014. Thursday nights 7 to 8:30 PM

Learn Recovery’s practical coping techniques. Peer group habits helps one another struggling with depression, anxiety, anger, or stress. Leader Lorraine may be reached at 858-0449 of call 585-234-2434 or go to First Presbyterian Church of Utica, 1605 Genesee St.

Mothers & Children of the Oneida Community

5/10/2014 through 5/10/2015

Through original photographs and artifacts this exhibit examines the lives of mothers and children of the original Oneida Community. The utopian community of more than 300 people lived as one family, challenging contemporary social views on property ownership, gender roles, child-rearing practices, monogamous marriage, and work. The exhibit opens Saturday, May 10 and is free both Saturday and Sunday and will run until May 2015, 9 to 5 PM. Oneida Community Mansion House, 170 Kenwood Ave. 363-0745 for more details.

Free Legal Clinic

6/2/14  to 1/4/16   9 AM to 4 PM

The monthly clinic by Legal Services of Central New York offering free legal services in Rome, New York is on Monday June 2, 2014. The clinic is at the Rome City Courthouse, 100 West Court Street, Rome, New York, from 9:00am to 4pm.
Free legal services are available to a wide range of individuals and families, with incomes at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. A family of 4 with gross annual income of $47,700 qualifies for our free services.
We offer experienced legal counsel for problems related to housing, education, public benefits, consumer debt or access to healthcare, or guidance on everyday issues. 793-9105 for more details.