February 28

Blood Drive

A blood drive will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 28 at Marcus Whitman High School, Baldwin Road, Rushville. Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. For questions or an appointment call i-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org. Donation time can be shortened by going to redcross.org/RapidPass to complete pre-donation reading and history on the day of the drive. ID is required for all donors: a donor card, photo ID or two other forms of identification.

Baby Café

Babe Café will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Feb. 28 at Penn Yan Public Library, 214 Main St., Penn Yan. Do you have questions about pregnancy, breastfeeding, and/or parenting? Lactation Counselors are available to help you at Baby Café! This is a free drop-in for all families and older siblings are welcome (childcare not provided). Penn Yan Public Library, www.pypl.org, 315-536-6114.

Story time: Animals in Winter

Animals in Winter will be the topic for Story Time at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 28 at Dundee Library, 32 Water St., Dundee. What do animals do in Winter? Have you seen their tracks in the snow? We’ll read books to solve the mystery of what animals do in winter.

Glenn Miller Story

The Throwback Thursday DVD showing at noon Feb. 28 at the L. Caroline Underwood Museum at 107 Chapel St., Penn Yan will be “the Glenn Miller Story,” with an introduction by Merrill Race about WWII GI musicians. No reservations are needed. The showing is free of charge but donations are gratefully accepted. For more information, please call the YCHC at 315-536-7318.

Computer Help Hours

Computer Help Hours will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 28 at Gorham Free Library, 2664 State Rte. 245, Gorham. Come with questions about technology. We will help you.

Pasta Night

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church celebrities will serve up pasta as you request it from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 28 at Veraisons Restaurant’s Pasta Night. Unlimited trips to the pasta station, including salad and bread basket, about $20.

Spring sports meeting

Penn Yan Central School District students in grades 7-12 interested in playing a Spring Season sport must sign up online at www.familyid.com. The mandatory Parent/Athlete/Coaches meeting will be in the Penn Yan Academy Gymnasium at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28

Hot Chocolate, Cool History

The Dearly Departed Players will act out stories of mill owners and settlers along the Keuka Outlet Creek at 7 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Penn Yan United Methodist Church Hall on Main St. Travel back in time to enjoy the sights, sounds, artifacts and people as the history of Milo Mills, Fox Mills, and May’s Mills comes alive. Hot Chocolate and Cool History is presented by the Friends of the Outlet Trail and the Yates History Center. Donations are welcome to either organization. Cocoa and cookies will be served. RSVP to community@keukaoutlettrail.org.