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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS
Wednesday, June 1 – 22 THEATER: Merry-Go-Round Playhouse presents “Anything Goes”
Emerson Park, Rt. 38A, Auburn. For tickets call (800) 457-8897 or online www.merry-goround.
com
Wednesday, June 15 & 22 THRIFT SHOP: Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard
Chapel,17 Nelson St., room #7. Open Noon – 4 PM. The shop also accepts donations during
these hours. Acceptable donations include: small items of furniture, gently used, seasonal
women’s, men’s and children’s brand name clothing, home décor, antiques and collectibles. For
more information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any questions about the work of Hospice,
please call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.
Wednesday, June 15 CRUISE: Full Moon Cruise starts at 9:30 PM on Skaneateles Lake. Mid-
Lakes Navigation (315) 685-8500 $12.00/person. No reservations necessary. Tickets available
beginning at 9 AM day of cruise at 11 Jordan Street. (For additional cruise information see
attached schedule). www.midlakesnav.com
Wednesday, June 15 TRIVIA NIGHT: Starts at 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35
Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Wednesday, June 15 WOMEN’S EVENT: Women TIES Syracuse Luncheon: Learning the Law
- Legal Tips for Women Entrepreneurs.” Christa Cook, an attorney with Bond, Schoeneck &
King, will shed light on three important legal topics for women business owners. Justin’s Grill,
6400 Yorktown Circle, E. Syracuse. $29.00 includes strategic networking, sales, promotion,
lunch & program. Visit http://www.womenties.com/events.cfm to register.
Wednesday, June 15 OPEN HOUSE: Finger Lakes Real Estate, 44 E. Genesee St. 5 – 8 PM
Refreshments will be served. No RSVP required.
Wednesday, June 15 CHAMBER EVENT: Professional Services Committee of the
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce introduces the 1st in a series of speakers. Robert
Thompson will open the inaugural event at Skaneateles Country Club from 5 – 7:30 PM.
Thompson, “a nationally known and widely quoted pop-culture expert, will discuss Social Media –
Beyond the Hype” The evening will include opportunities for networking, a free drink coupon for
wine or beer, hors d’ oeuvres, and door prizes. Tickets are $15 for members of the Skaneateles
Chamber; $20 for non-members. The event is sponsored by Time Warner Cable Business Class.
Additional support has come from ADworks, Group M Communications, Vincent McCabe Inc. and
WRVO-FM. Please call (315) 685-0552 for reservations.
Wednesday, June 16 & 23 Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel, 17 Nelson
St., room #7. Open Noon – 4 PM. The shop also accepts donations during these hours.
Acceptable donations include: small items of furniture, gently used, seasonal women’s, men’s
and children’s brand name clothing, home décor, antiques and collectibles. For more
information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any questions about the work of Hospice, please
call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.
Thursday June 16 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
3:30-6:30 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.
Thursday, June 16 OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.
(315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Friday & Saturday, June 17 & 18 MOVIE: Another Year 6/17 @ 1 & 8 PM; 6/18 8 PM at
Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. $4.00/person
www.auburnpublictheater.org
Friday, June 17 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Tuck n Roll. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.
(315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebook.com FREE
Friday, June 17 OPEN MIC: Join Tom Barnes & Dan Horst for an evening of original music with
cover songs to keep you dancing! Bring your act & seize the opportunity to gain experience
performing to a live audience! State of the art sound and drums provided. Moon Dance Tavern,
Marcellus. 9:00 PM
Saturday, June 18 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
10 AM – 1 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.
Saturday, June 18 MUSIC: Edgy Folk. Creekside Books and Coffee, 35 Fennell St., (315) 685-
0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Sunday, June 19 FUNDRAISER: Rotary Club Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast. Serving 7:30
AM – 1:00 PM Austin Park Pavilion
Sunday, June 19 CHURCH SERVICE: Lakeside Service in the park located next to St. James
Church, 96 E. Genesee St. 10:30 AM
Tuesday, June 21 CHAMBER EVENT: Business After Hours at Beak & Skiff Winery & Distillery
on Rt 20, 5:00 – 7:00 PM. RSVP Required, please call (315) 685-0552.
Wednesday, June 22 TRIVIA NIGHT: Starts at 7 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.
admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Thursday, June 23 OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.
(315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Thursday June 23 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
3:30-6:30 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.
Thursday, June 23 HS Drama Club Cabaret at Skaneateles Country Club. 7:00 – 9:00 PM.
Doors open at 6:30. Reservations only. $10/person Please call (315) 685-1710 for reservations.
Iced tea, lemonade & cookies provided.
Friday & Saturday, June 24 & 25 MOVIE: Frack 6/24 @ 1 & 8 PM; 6/25 8 PM at Auburn
Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. $4.00/person
www.auburnpublictheater.org
Friday, June 24 WINE SEMINAR: Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. 6-7pm King Estate
Oregon Wine Seminar King Estate, celebrating 19 years of Oregon winemaking in 2010, is
located southwest of Eugene, Oregon and produces Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and limited amounts of
Chardonnay. Founded in 1991 by the King family, King Estate is committed to producing Oregon
wines of exceptional quality using organic & sustainable farming methods, meticulous fruit
selection, impeccable winemaking practices and judicious blending. Price: $30 for Public, FREE
for Estate & Wine Club Members Call (315) 685-927 to book. mirbeau.com/dining/the-wine-clubat-
mirbeau-presents-3/
Friday, June 24 MUSIC: Barrigar Brothers 7:30 – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35
Fennell St. FREE (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Friday, June 24 MUSIC: Join Tom Barnes & Dan Horst for an evening of original music with
cover songs to keep you dancing! Bring your act & seize the opportunity to gain experience
performing to a live audience! State of the art sound and drums provided. The Overlook,
Marietta 8:30 PM
Saturday, June 25 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
10 AM – 1 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.
Saturday & Tuesday, June 25, 27 Special outings planned for families at Baltimore Woods
Nature Center. For more information visit www.baltimorewoods.org
Saturday, June 25 MUSIC: Joanne Perry & The Unstoppables 7:30 – 9:30 PM Creekside
Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. FREE (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Saturday, June 25 – June 27 RETREAT: Fleece Felt Retreat with Robin Blakney-Carlson on
Skaneateles Lake. This retreat is not just for pet lovers…Fleece felting makes the most of raw,
uncarded Longwool fleece to create a highly textured flet that retains the wool’s characteristic
luster and curl. It is very tactile & beginner friendly. Space is limited. Registration $450 all
inclusive of 3 night’s lodging, 3 dinners & w lunches. For more info & to register, e-mail
rbcson@nycap.rr.com
Saturday, June 25 FUNDRAISER: Spafford one room School House and local Garden tour.
Tickets $10.00/advance. For more information and tickets call (315) 391-8477
Saturday, June 25 ART SHOW: Marcellus-Skaneateles Art Guild Summer Arts & Craft show and
sale. 10 AM – 5 PM. Activities for the kids, art, food, music. Marcellus Park For more info (315)
636-8775
Sunday, June 26 GRADUATION: Skaneateles High School Graduation. Clift Park. Rain Place:
High School Auditorium. 1:00 PM
Sunday, June 26 PANCAKE BREAKFAST: Borodino Pancake Breakfast, 2500 Nunnery Rd. 8 AM
– 1 PM. 5 & under free; 6 – 12 years $4.00; Adults $6.00; Seniors $5.00.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, June 27, 28 & 29 SAFETY COURSE: NYS Boater’s Safety Class
6:00 – 9:00 PM High School Cafeteria. Registration starts June 1. For more info call (315) 3078
Tuesday, June 28 HISTORY: 7:30 PM at The Creamery. Skaneateles Historical Society’s
monthly program will feature a power point presentation covering the elegant world of wooden
boats presented by Dick Sherwood, Past President, Finger Lakes Chapter Antique & Classic Boat
Society (FLACBS). The presentation will feature photos from the Skaneateles Antique & Classic
boat show and the International Boat Show. The FLACBS is and international organization
dedicated to the preservation, restoration & enjoyment of our wooden boat heritage. Visit the
Museum at The Creamery , 28 Hannum St. (315) 685-1360 Now open Friday & Saturday 1:00
– 4:00 PM
Wednesday, June 29 – July 20 THEATER: Merry-Go-Round Playhouse presents
“Hairspray” Emerson Park, Rt. 38A, Auburn. For tickets call (800) 457-8897 or online
www.merry-go-round.com
Wednesday, June 29 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 angela@auburnpublictheater.org
MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:
This month marks The Skaneateles Journal’s five-year anniversary. Our first edition was
published on June 21, 2006. In those five years, we’ve won the title of Best General Weekly
from the New York State Associated Press Association in 2008 and 2009, and we’re up for it
again for 2010.
Each year, we’ve grown and cemented our place as the source for local news, and that’s
thanks to the encouragement of this community, which has embraced us from the start.
We especially want to thank the local business community for its support.
To reach us for advertising, call Mark Netti at 283-1616 or email him at
mark.netti@lee.net.
To share story ideas or business news, call Jessica Soule or Carrie Chantler at 685-5701
or 283-1615. Email the newsroom at news@skaneatelesjournal.com.
Hospice of the Finger Lakes extends hours for the Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located at
17 Nelson Street in Room #7 of the Willard Chapel. The shop is open on Wednesday 12:00-
4:00 pm and Thursday 10:00 am-2:00 pm. The shop also accepts donations during these
hours. Acceptable donations include: small items of furniture, gently used, seasonal women’s,
men’s and children’s brand name clothing, home décor, antiques and collectibles. For more
information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any questions about the work of Hospice, please
call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.
Baltimore Woods Nature Center is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY 13108
Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, closed Sundays.
The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk.
www.baltimorewoods.org
Glen Haven Restaurant is now open. Serving Dinner on Fridays; Lunch & Dinners Saturday &
Sunday. Beginning June 28th Open Tuesday – Sunday. Tuesday – Friday, dinner only. Saturday &
Sunday serving lunch & dinner. Closed Mondays. (607) 749-3779
Stroke is the #3 cause of death in US and 80% of All Strokes CAN be Prevented. Life Line
Screening will be providing their affordable, non-invasive, painless health screenings for the
Community on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at St Mary’s of the Lake. Screenings will be offered
that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries, which is a leading cause of
stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms, which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the
arteries in the legs, which is a strong predictor of heart disease; and atrial fibrillation or irregular
heart beat, which is closely tied to stroke risk. Register for the Stroke, Vascular Disease and
Heart Rhythm Package for $139. All four ultrasound screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.
Your Health is in Your Hands, so call 1-888-653-6441 to pre-register. 8 – 10% of all screening
results in ABNORMAL to CRITICAL Findings. The Screenings are Effective and are Saving Lives!!
The Auburn & Cortland YMCA’s sponsored Bon ton Roulet, will end its 7 day voyage throughout
the Finger Lakes in Skaneateles on July 29. The Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center
will host the group of 650 bike riders who will be here to enjoy our town on both Friday evening
and Saturday.
Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center offers programs for people of all ages. Some of
their upcoming programs are listed below. For more information contact the Skaneateles Y at
(315) 685-2266.
• Milemaker Track Activity Club for children who have finished Kindergarten through 1st
grade. The club is designed to teach children about track & field by engaging them in fun
games & activities. The club will be held Monday & Wednesdays from 6/27-8/10 from 9
AM – 9:45 AM. $40.00/Y members; $60.00/non-members. (315) 685-2266.
• Imagination Station for children ages 8-11 & 11-13. The program will run weekly during
the summer beginning 6/27 – 8/12. There will be an Open House, Wed, 6/8, 7-8 pm , for
ages 8-11 & Wed, 6/15 , 7-8 pm for ages 11-13 at the Skaneateles YMCA and Community
Center. To register call (315) 685-2266.
• Horseback Riding lessons in collaboration with Heritage Stables in Skaneateles. Lessons
are available for children ages 6- adult Lessons take place at Heritage Stables on Franklin
Street in Skaneateles Call Mike McGowan at (315) 729-1499 with specific questions.
Registration call (315) 685-2266
• Laker Leaders Club 10-15 yrs 7/11- 8/25. Mondays & Thursdays, 1:30– 4:30 pm Under
the supervision of Lauren Ciraolo The focus of the Laker Leader initiative will be to
enhance personal growth and social skills. Participants will discover new skills and find
new confidence while having fun! Fee:Skaneateles Y members $80; Public $120 For
more information call (315) 685-2266
Joelle’s French Bistro Is now serving Tasting plates. “Small portions, great flavors & half the
price, of the regular menu. Thursdays will feature Jazz with Pinky, great cocktails and frozen
drinks on the porch. For reservations call (315) 685-3063 online www.joellesfrenchbistro.com
Looking for something outdoors to do? Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd.,
Marcellus has year round events planned. Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm,
Saturday 10am-4pm, closed Sundays. The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day
from dawn to dusk. Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for more information. (315) 673-1350.
SALES:
Hot trend OPI SHATTERED POLISHES good for pedicures & manicures available at Hairtique.
Picture framing highlights $30.00. Hairtique Salon & Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St. Open
Tues – Sat. www.hairtique-salon-dayspa.com (315) 685-7303
½ off Facials ($65.00 value) at Bijou Hair “a gem of a salon”, 6 Jordan St., Some of
the girls at Bijou just completed some skin care education. They learned plant peels,
Aveda’s microdermabrasion and even more techniques! Chock-full of knowledge and wanting to
get some practice in! (315) 685-1300. Open 7 days a week. www.bijousalon.net.
$3.00 Burgers every Thursday at Johnny Angels Heavenly Burgers, 22 Jordan St.
www.johnnyangels.biz (315) 685-0100. Can’t beat the taste….can’t beat the price! Try one
today. Join Johnny Angels on Facebook!
Mirbeau Inn and Spa is now serving Sunday Brunch from 11:30am – 3:00pm. Buffet items
include: Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Potatoes, Fruit, House-made Pastries, Salads,
Desserts AND MORE! $25 Adults, $12 Ages 6-12, 5 & Under FREE. (315) 685-5006 or online
www.mirbeau.com
Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn serves Sunday Brunch from 10:30am – 1:00pm
Enjoy fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, homemade waffles with mixed berry syrup or Maple syrup,
bacon, sausage, oven roasted potatoes, Virginia baked ham, roast sirloin of beef, chicken ala
king with homemade biscuits, Seafood Newburg with toast points, Springside Inn’s famous
Cheese Souffle’, sauteed vegetables, bagels with cream cheese, homemade brownies and cream
puffs, “make your own sundaes” with homemade dessert sauces, orange juice, coffee, tea or
milk. $14.99/Adults; 10 and under ½ price; 4 and under free. (315) 252-7247
Professional Office Space available at Custom Business Services coop. Excellent
opportunity for small business to get all the benefits that a larger businesses enjoy without all
the overhead (Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training
room, kitchen access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-
8780.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Community Preservation Committee at Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street,
Auburn Willard Chapel Seeks Volunteers. Willard Memorial Chapel is currently searching for
interested candidates to become volunteer docents. Tour guide positions are available with
flexible hours. Responsibilities include greeting guests and providing them with the history of
the Auburn Theological Seminary and Willard Chapel as well as occasional light clerical duties.
Information packets and training is provided by the Community Preservation Committee. If you
are interested and have a genuine love for people and history, please contact Marcia Walsh at
(315) 252-0339 for additional information.
Thru July 3 THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO BE PART OF the USBC Women’s Bowling Championship.
More than 30,000 ladies and their friends and families will be in Syracuse April 7-July 3, 2011.
The Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau is looking for volunteers to greet our visitors at
Syracuse’s Hancock International Airport Shifts are available seven days a week from 9:00 AM -
12:00 AM April 6 – July 3. For more information or to sign up please e-mail Christie Bravos at
cbravos@visitsyracuse.org or call our volunteer hotline at (315) 470-1906. Must be 18 years of
age or older to participate Each volunteer will receive free airport parking and a Bowl Syracuse tshirt
REOCCURING EVENTS:
Thru June – The Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery, located at
28 Hannum St. is open Friday & Saturday 1 – 4 PM or by appointment. Call (315) 685-1360
www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org
Memorial Day – Labor Day John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open 11 AM – 4 PM on Thursday -
Saturday. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at
www.barrowgallery.org.
Thru June 30 – Ruth Anne Reagan – Pastels, Paint, and an Eye for Nature On exhibit at the
Weeks Art Gallery, Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd. Artworks in various
media by artist Ruth Anne Reagan will be on display. The public is invited to a reception for the
artist on Saturday, May 28, from 11am to 1pm. The gallery is open Monday – Friday, 9am–4pm,
& Saturday 10am–4pm, closed Sundays. There is no charge for parking and admittance. The
gallery is open to the public.
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
Every Sunday 4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-
3405
Have a great day!
Candace Searing
Administrative Specialist
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce
csearing@skaneateles.com

http://www.skaneateles.com

(315) 685-0552
P.O. Box 199
22 Jordan Street
Skaneateles, NY 13152

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