Area happenings


Friday, 6-7 p.m. Stu Copperwheat meet and greet as he plays his new CD "Exposing All We Know," Library, 621 Utica St., Oriskany. Reserve a seat at 736-2532 or just stop in. Free. CD $10.

Friday, 8 p.m. Beppe Gambetta, Kirkland Art Center Coffeehouse, 9 East Park Row, Clinton. $15 ($12 KAC members) or

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free family snowshoe use. BREIA Trails in Alder Creek, 9338 Egypt Road, Town of Boonville (check in at warming hut) info: Elaine at 733-7978; and Root Glen in Hamilton College, Clinton, (info: Christina Buschmann at 404-3846.)

Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. "The People of the Town of Vienna, Their History," book signing, bake and craft sales to benefit the Historical Association of Vienna at the United Methodist Church, 2410 State Route 49, Vienna, east of the "Y" hill.

Saturday, 7 p.m. (Doors open 6 p.m.) "A Celtic Night to Remember," Searson and The Elders, Capitol Theatre, fundraiser for Rome Weed & Seed. $25 in advance, $35 at door.

Free dinner at church today

VERONA — Stone Soup, a free community dinner, will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. today in the First Presbyterian Church, Rock Road and Main Street.

It’s being provided by St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. It includes a variety of soups, bread and dessert. All are welcome and invited to attend.