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THIS WEEK’S EVENTS:
Tuesday, September 28 Tuesday Night music sessions at Auburn Public Theater
(APT), 108 Genesee St., Auburn 7:30 PM A weekly evening of regional and national
talent, and featured acts. Door prize, a light snack menu & wine/beer with I.D. $2 at the
door at. www.auburnpublictheater.org or (315) 253-6669
Tuesday, September 28 – October 9 “Ring of Fire” at the Merry-Go-Round
Playhouse Evening & matinee performances For tickets and more information (315)
255-1785 or 1 (800) 457-8897 online at www.merry-go-round.com


Wednesday, September 29 TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35
Fennell St. FREE.
Thursday, September 30 Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry: 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St., FREE (315) 685-0379

Thursday, September 30 WORKSHOP: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM College Assistance Plus:
Information on Financing College by Anne McElroy. Creekside Bookstore, 35 Fennell St.
Free

Thursday, September 30 Skaneateles Farmers Market 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM at the
Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center parking lot, 97 State St.

Thursday, September 30 & Friday, October 1 AWAKEN..Mind, Body, Spirit Celebration Join
Laura Ponticello, Laura’s List: Books for Women at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W.
Genesee St., for a Sunset Cocktail Celebration Retreat to include national speakers,
sacred tea ceremonies, gathering circles, universal peace prayer under the stars, art by
intuition, meditation, continental breakfast, and lunch with keynote speaker in a Monet
garden landscape sure to inspire. Visit www.laurasbooklist.com
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

Hand blown Glass Pumkins by Phil Austin
Friday, October 1 First Friday 6 PM – 9 PM unless otherwise noted
• Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. presents Ravens’n'Autumn Opening 5 AM – 8 PM
Gallery members will exhibit new pieces with an autumn theme as part of the
Skaneateles Fall Festival through October 31. Mon-Thurs 11-5, Fri 11-6, Sat 10-5,
Sun 12-5. www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-5470
• Imagine/Imagine THAT…, 38 E. Genesee St. will feature the work of Syracuse
Landscape painter Karen Burns. She derives inspiration from the unique natural
beauty and variety found in upstate New York landscapes. 6 PM – 9 PM (315) 685-
6263
• Skaneateles Artisans, 11 Fennell St. will celebrate the fourth year of its silent
auction “Harvest the Arts.” Artists from the gallery donate their art for charity.
The auction runs from October 1 – 31. The proceeds are donated to Skaneateles
Outreach & St. James Haiti Water Project. Visit the Artisans to make your bid &
enjoy good music, light refreshments, and meet the artists who create the many
treasures in the gallery. (315) 685-8580 visit www.skaneatelesartisans.com
• Snake Oil Glassworks, 4251 Jordan Rd. (2 miles North of Skaneateles). Glass
Pumpkin Blowing demonstrations. Come in and watch as we blow glass pumpkins
in a variety of colors and sizes. We will also be offering a “pick your own pumpkin”
opportunity to our customers; for a special price you may select the colors and
size of your own custom made pumpkin and then watch it be made for you!
We will have some fall time refreshments and naturally you may browse our store
and see all the other wonderful glass pieces we have available. 4 PM – 7 PM (315)
685-5091
Friday, Saturday, Sunday October 1, 2, 3 Fall Fest in Skaneateles
• See above for Friday October 1st events
• Friday, Saturday & Sunday Pumpkin picking, small animal display, pumpkin treats,
fall decorations (corn stalks, gords, pumpkins, squash, etc) at Tim’s Pumpkin
Patch, 2901 Rose Hill Rd. Great family adventure! (315) 673-9209
• Friday & Saturday Mid-Lakes Navigation will be having its final weekend of
cruises on Skaneateles Lake. Friday & Saturday sightseeing (2 PM); Dinner (5 PM)
Call (315) 685-8500 or visit www.midlakesnav.com
• Saturday Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. features Meet and Greet the Artist
JoAnne Balfour demonstrates theorem painting on Saturday and Amy Bartell will
demonstrate collage techniques on Sunday . Open 10 AM – 5 PM
www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-5470
• Saturday Skaneateles Town Square & Garden Center, 61 Fennell St., offers
three workshops: 10:00 AM – Preparing a floral arrangement using a real pumpkin as your
vase. Reservations requested. Free class, pay for your supplies and get a 10 percent discount;
1:00 PM – Composting -Learn how to set up your own compost area; 3:00 PM Planting bulbs.
Learn the secrets to planting a beautiful spring garden using bulbs! (315) 685-5748
• Saturday Fall Fest entertainment at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.
featuring MUSIC by Gsus Forth. 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM FREE
• Saturday & Sunday Beginning on Saturday 10/2 Imagine/Imagine THAT…. will
be holding a fundraiser. It will be a silent auction of artists work to benefit Craft
Emergency Relief Fund (C.E.R.F.) Bidding begins on Sat at 10 AM and ends
October 10 at 6 PM. (315) 685-6263
• Saturday & Sunday Look for the yellow mums on display at participating
merchants and Fall in Love with Skaneateles. In store specials, refreshments,
tastings & tent sales.
• Saturday & Sunday Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. will have special
sale merchandise displayed, Pumpkin latte samples, pumpkin painting, Halloween
henna tattoos! (315) 685-0379
• Saturday & Sunday Glass Blowing demonstrations at Snake Oil Glassworks,
4251 Jordan Rd. Sat from 10 AM – 5PM; Sun 11 AM – 4 PM. Come in and watch as
we blow glass pumpkins in a variety of colors and sizes. We will also be offering a
“pick your own pumpkin” opportunity to our customers; for a special price you
may select the colors and size of your own custom made pumpkin and then watch
it be made for you! We will have some fall time refreshments and naturally you
may browse our store and see all the other wonderful glass pieces we have
available. (315) 685-5091
• Sunday Scavenger hunt at Skaneateles Town Square/Ace Hardware, 61
Fennell St! Stop by and play to win prizes! Free cider and donuts all day! (315)
685-5748
• Sunday Fall Fest at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., featuring Octoberfest
menu, Saranac seasonal brews and other beverages, music by Barrigar Brothers,
Sarah Horner & Greg Carroll, Jeff Connor & Tommy Connors. Noon – 6:00 PM on
the West Lawn. (315) 685-3405 or www.thesherwoodinn.com
• Sunday Visit Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. for a collage art demonstration by
Amy Bartell. Open 10 AM – 5 PM www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-5470
Saturday, October 2 Dock Day! Volunteers remove the docks from the water
beginning at 9:00 AM For more info call Sue Dove at (315) 685-0552
Saturday, October 2 Skaneateles Farmers Market 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM in the
Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center parking lot, 97 State St. (315) 685-1949
Saturday, October 2 The Community Preservation Committee at Willard Memorial
Chapel and Arts Council are hosting Art & Antiques in the Park show and Sale at Hoopes
Park, Auburn 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM The event will take place rain or shine and is free and
open to the public. For further information contact Willard Memorial Chapel office at
(315)252-0339.
Saturday & Sunday, October 2 & 3 Carroll Equipment & The Dealer Auto Sales,
8125 Grant Ave Rd Rt 5 East Auburn Grand Opening Celebration. Saturday 9 AM – 8 PM
& Sunday 8 AM – 2 PM. Raffles, Giveaways, Chicken BBQ, Pancake Breakfast, Live
Bands. (315) 253-3636
Sunday, October 3 Big Trucks 10 AM – 4 PM at Sanders Quarry, Limeledge Rd.,
Marcellus. An interactive fun play day for children. Large piles of sand to play in, big
trucks to climb on, games, food, all in a quarry setting. Kids love it! A benefit for
Skaneateles & Marcellus Nursery schools. (315) 685-8543
Tuesday, October 5 Tuesday Night music sessions at Auburn Public Theater (APT),
108 Genesee St., Auburn 7:30 PM A weekly evening of regional and national talent, and
featured acts. Door prize, a light snack menu & wine/beer with I.D. $2 at the door at.
www.auburnpublictheater.org or (315) 253-6669
Wednesday, October 6 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Skaneateles YMCA, 97 State
St. 11:00 AM All are welcome!
Thursday, October 7 Skaneateles Farmers Market 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM at the
Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center parking lot, 97 State St.
Saturday, October 9 Skaneateles Ski Hill 2nd annual Fall Fundraising event 4:00 PM
– 10:00 PM. Singing & dancing to the sounds of four live bands: Dusty Pas’cal, Bone &
Doolittle, Edgy Folk, Sloppy Joes. Bring your own food or purchase it for a nominal fee.
Kids activities at no charge include crafts, face painting, pumpkin painting. Raffles,
Chinese auction & more. $25.00/carload
Tuesday, October 12 Dickens Auditions, First Presbyterian Church, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St Rd, invites you to stop in and enjoy “The Art
Works” of Gary Tento, paintings, Barbara Delmonico, pastels, Cindy Prado,
lithography’sGlass by Snake Oil, and Pottery by Rob Kiltz. (315) 685-3063
Coming up on October 27 Octoberfest German Dinner at Stella Maris Retreat &
Renewal Center. Offering $20.00/person; dinner served at 6:00 PM. For reservations
please call (315) 685-6836
As another way to say “Thanks!” to our customers, Creekside Books & Coffee is
giving away $250 in our Autumn Raffle! NO PURCHASE NECESSARY! Log on to
http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/storeraffle Once you have successfully completed the
survey, you’ll be automatically registered to win one of the three prizes! Winners will be
chosen at random from among all contestants who complete the survey. Questions call
(315) 685-0379
New Autumn Trollbeads are available at Imagine/Imagine That…, 38 E. Genesee St.
Come in and see the latest collection! (315) 685-6263
The Glen Haven Restaurant is celebrating its 30th season. Now open weekends
through Columbus Day. Discover the south end of Skaneateles Lake and enjoy dining
inside or outside on our deck overlooking the blue-green waters and fall foliage. Call for
hours & reservations (607) 749-3779 or visit www.theglenhaven.com 734 Fair Haven
Rd., Homer 13077
SALES:
Starting October 10 Joelle’s French Bistro is now serving Brunch starting at 11:00 AM
For reservations and more information call (315) 685-3063 www.joellesfrenchbistro.com
Save up to $5,000 on your next event at The Lodge at Welch Allyn!!!Hold your event
between November 1, 2010 & April 30, 2011 and we’ll take up to $5,000 off the price of
your next event ! Don’t wait…offer is only valid on events that are reserved before
November 1, 2010 Call for more info…315.291.3723 or email: knightp@welchallyn.com
Bijou “a gem of a little salon”, 6 Jordan St. Linda, Bijou’s facial queen, would like to offer
you a special of 20% off any facial you’d like. This would bring the decadent Green
Science facial that so many of us LOVE to $72.00 and the elemental focus facial to
$52.00, (to name just a few..) OR if you’ve ever dreamed of having a facial for 1 and a
half hours, but could never justify spoiling yourself so much… now is the time to treat
yourself and it’s our little gift to you! Call for an appointment now through October 1st
(315) 685-1300
Ever wonder what it would be like to cruise from Syracuse to Buffalo; Syracuse to
Amsterdam; Amsterdam to Syracuse; Syracuse to Seneca Falls; Seneca Falls to
Oswego; Oswego to Syracuse; Buffalo to Rochester? Visit www.midlakesnav.com or call
(315) 685-8500 for more information on one of these great fall cruises! In Skaneateles,
why not take a Dinner, sightseeing, take out or full moon cruise now through October 2
Dine at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. on your way to or from the Merry-Go-
Round Playhouse’s production of “Ring of Fire” and receive 10% OFF YOUR BILL. Just
show your tickets to your server to receive this special deal. Valid only on the date of
the show you attend.
$3.00 Burgers every Thursday at Johnny Angels Heavenly Burgers.
www.johnnyangels.biz (315) 685-0100. Can’t beat the taste….can’t beat the price! Try
one today. Join Johnny Angels on Facebook!
Every Thursday “Happy Hour at the Bistro” Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd.
(rt 321) Special Happy Hour menu available. Buy one drink get one free the purchase
from the menu. 5 PM – 6:30 PM on the patio or in the lounge. (315) 685-3063 or
www.joellesfrenchbistro.com
REOCCURING EVENTS:
Labor Day – Thanksgiving John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday & Friday
11 AM – 4 PM Call the Skaneateles Library at (315) 685-5135 or visit
www.barrowgallery.org for more information
Thru September The Skaneateles Historical Society Creamery Museum, located
at 28 Hannum St. is open Thursday, Friday & Saturday 1 – 4 PM
Thru September Gallery 54 features Heather Hennigan’s fresh and funky flameworked
glass sculptural jewelry. Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-5, www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-
5454.
Thru September Imagine That…, the fine arts and fine craft gallery at 38 E. Genesee
St., will feature new figurative artwork by Joyce Bond Backus (315) 685-6263
Thru September Skaneateles Artisans will feature the new works by two of our
members: Sue Hosey – Fiber Artist and Susan Poppenger – Floral arrangement with
Fresh and Dried flowers. Skaneteles Artisans is located at 11 Fennell St The gallery
offers off-street parking and accepts major credit cards. For more information visit
www.skaneatelesartisans.com or (315) 685-8580.
Thru October Imagine/Imagine THAT…, 38 E. Genesee St. will feature the work of
Syracuse Landscape painter Karen Burns. She derives inspiration from the unique
natural beauty and variety found in upstate New York landscapes. 6 PM – 9 PM (315)
685-6263
Thru October Gallery 54 presents Ravens’n'Autumn Gallery members will exhibit new
pieces with an autumn theme as part of the Skaneateles Fall Festival through October
31. Store hours: Mon-Thurs 11-5, Fri 11-6, Sat 10-5,
Sun 12-5. www.gallery54cny.com
Thru October Weeks Gallery, Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd.
is pleased to announce an exhibit of wildlife art by Cynthia J. Page, artist, naturalist,
wildlife rehabilitator, and educator. Page’s lifelong pursuits have merged her dual
interests in art and wildlife. A public reception for the artist, Cynthia J. Page will be held
from 2 PM – 4 PM. (315) 673-1350
Every Tuesday – Senior Moments at Baltimore Woods Nature Center. A Program
for adults w/ talks, snacks and hikes. 10:30 – 11:30 AM. Members free; non members
$3.00. Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for several other outdoor activities happening in
February. To register, call (315) 673-1350
First Wednesday of the month Peregrine Homecare Services holds an Alzheimer’s
Support Group on the 1st Wed. of each month at The Athenaeum, 150 E. Genesee St.
from 6:00 – 7:30 PM. Caregivers are welcome to bring their loved one to the
Athenaeum for dinner and activity at the same time for a reprieve during the meeting.
(315) 685-5170
Enjoy your day!
Candace Searing
Administrative Specialist
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce
csearing@skaneateles.com
www.skaneateles.com
(315) 685-0552
P.O. Box 199
22 Jordan Street
Skaneateles, NY 13152

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 @ 4:33 pm by Curt
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