The Cooperstown Community Christmas Committee decorates the village for the holiday season.
The Lake and Valley Garden Club was awarded the Garden Club of America 2008 Founders Fund Grant for their "Buffer Strip" proposal. The strip of land borders Lake Otsego. It stabilizes the shoreline and creates a lovely garden history area for visitors.
This is a cooperative conservation effort lead by LVGC and BOCES students. Harvested nuts are germinated over the winter then the saplings are donated to the public.