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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS in Skaneateles New York

Presented by the Chamber of Commerce

Tuesday, March 22

HISTORY: The Skaneateles Historical Society at 7:30 PM in The

Creamery, 28 Hannum St. will have as its guest speaker, L. Jane Tracy, Historian of the Town of

Onondaga. Mrs. Tracy will discuss “The County Poorhouse System in New York State”

concentrating on the Onondaga County Poorhouse on Onondaga Hill from 1826 to the present

time. The talk will be accompanied by slides from the archives of the Town of Onondaga

Historical Society.

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org (315) 685-1360.

Wednesday, March 23

WOMEN’S EVENT: Women TIES Greater Ithaca/Finger Lakes Luncheon

“How to Charge What You are Worth and How to Get It” Sponsored by the Women’s Business

Center of New York. Georgina Sweeney, Business Coach & Money Mentor for heart-centered

women entrepreneurs, will share with you a 7-step system to confidently increase your fees and

begin charging 20-30-40% more than you do right now. Noon – 2:00 PM Eastshore Café, 1638

East Shore Dr., Ithaca. Please make reservation by March 21. $28/person.


Wednesday, March 23

TRIVIA NIGHT: Starts at 7:00 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell

St., Admission $1 per person

(315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday & Thursday, March 23 & 24

FUNDRAISER: Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop is

open. 3/23 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM; 3/24 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM; Willard Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Room

#7 Donations accepted. (315) 255-2733 for more information.

Thursday, March 24

MUSIC: Open Mic Night. 6:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35

Fennell St., Free

(315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, March 24

MOVIE: Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center presents Making Movies:

Geoffrey Alan Rhodes 7:30 PM. Screening: Buried Land (2010) All screenings will be held at

Auburn Public Theater

, 108 E. Genesee St. (315) 255-1553. www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday & Saturday, March 25 & 26

Skaneateles Figure Skating Club Annual Show – Ice

Dreams 2011 – Celebrating 40 yrs! – Friday show starts @ 7:00 PM, Saturday show starts @

2:00 PM – at the Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center, WG Allyn Ice Arena, 97 State St.

Skaneateles Area

Chamber of Commerce

Weekly Update

“Skaneateles Skinny”

March 22, 2011

Admission $5 for adults; $4 for students (5-17) and seniors (65+); Under 5 FREE. The SFSC is

a 501C (3) non-profit organization. Tickets are available at the door.

Friday & Saturday, March 25 & 26

MOVIE: 127 Hours at the Auburn Public Theater, 8

Exchange Street at Genesee Downtown, Auburn 3/25 @ 1 PM & 8 PM; 3/26 @ 8 PM Admission


www.auburnpublictheater.org (315) 253-6669.

Friday, March 25

Senior Pasta Dinner, silent auction and Sophmore Circus at Skaneateles High

School cafeteria & gymnasium. Tickets available at the door.

Friday, March 25

FUNDRAISER:Taste of Success – Wine, Beer & Culinary reception hosted by

Wegmans. 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM at the International Pavilion at the NYS Fairgrounds. $40.00 per

person. All proceeds benefit Hillside. Tickets available at Wegmans

Friday, March 25

Help Skaneateles Artisans located at 11 Fennell St. celebrate their new

beginning from 6:00 PM – 9:00 pm Music and appetizers will be served.


(315) 685-8580

Friday, March 25

MUSIC: John Dean Night 7:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35

Fennell St., Free

(315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, March 25

MUSIC: Gandalf Murphy & The Slambovian Circus of Dreams will perform at

Auburn Public Theater

. 8:00 PM Gandalf Murphy & The Slambovian Circus of Dreams have

been called “the hillbilly Pink Floyd,” which is an apt description, particularly if you throw in

elements of Incredible String Band, Neil Young, The Band, Dylan, and maybe even some Frank

Zappa as well. Tickets $20/person & can be purchased online at


APT box office or at the door. (315) 253-6669

Friday, March 25

Join Joelle’s French Bistro for “A Taste of Navarrenx” Five courses and Five

wines! Visit

www.joelle’sfrenchbistro.com (315) 685-3063. Call early for your reservation.

Friday, March 25

WINE SEMNAR: by Michael-David Winery at Mirbeau Inn and Spa

Taste and learn more about the Michael David Winery during March’s Wine Seminar with tastings

followed by Cheese Reception. 6:00 PM Cost: $30.00 For reservations call (315) 685-5006

Saturday, March 26

Hospice of the Finger Lakes – “Friends of Hospice” Thrift Shop. “Welcome

Spring” Sale. 9 AM – Noon. Willard Chapel – Room #7, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Come find

Unexpected Treasures! (315) 255-2733.

Saturday, March 26

MUSIC: Joe Whiting at Anyela’s Vineyards, 2433 West Lake Rd. 4:00 PM

– 7:00 PM. Wine tastings will conclude at 3:30. Wine may be purchased by the glass or bottle.

(315) 685-3797


Saturday, March 26

MUSIC: Edgy Folk. 7:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell

St., Free

(315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Saturday, March 26

YOUTH TALENT SHOW CONTEST! 8:00 PM; Entry Fee For Contestants:

$10; General Admission Event Tickets: $2 at the door

Auburn Public Theatre, 8 Exchange

Street at Genesee Downtown, Auburn www.auburnpublictheatre.org (315) 253-6669

Sunday, March 27

MUSIC: Stabat Mater by Antonin Dvorak, at 3:00 PM First Presbyterian


of Skaneateles, 97 E. Genesee St. General Admission $15/person; Seniors/Students

$12; Children 15 and under $8; A $3.00 discount is available for general admission tickets

purchased prior to March 18, 2011

Sunday, March 27

FUNDRAISER: The Yankee Clipper Hair Salon and Barber Shop will be

participating in the St. Baldricks Foundation (helping kids with cancer) event being held at Kitty

Hoynes Irish Pub and Restaurant. The event starts at 11 am. For more information or to

contribute, contact Suzanne at Yankee Clipper. (315) 685-6769

Wednesday, March 30

POETRY READING: The last Wednesday of every month features a

new evening of poetry reading and discussion.

Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St. 7:30

PM For info contact, Angela Daddabbo at


Wednesday, March 30

TRIVIA NIGHT: Starts at 7:00 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell

St., Admission of $1 per person

(315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, March 31

MUSIC: Open Mic Night. 6:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35

Fennell St., Free

(315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, March 31

CHAMBER/NETWORKING EVENT: Motivational Humorist, and well known

author, Yvonne Conte hosted by the

Camillus Chamber of Commerce. The Camillus Chamber

invites you to join them for this hilarious and educational evening! $15 per person, which

includes dinner at the Elks Lodge on Newport Road, Camillus. Social Hour 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM;

Buffet Dinner at 6:30 PM.

RSVP is REQUIRED for the event by March 23rd which can be done

online at

www.camilluschamber.com or by calling Kathy Kitt at 247-5992. Payment can be

made either by at

www.camilluschamber.com or mailing your check by 3/22 to the Camillus

Chamber office at P.O. Box 415, Camillus, NY 13031.


Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 @ 11:03 pm by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles


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