(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)
The Great New York State Fair at the NYS Fairgrounds in Syracuse. Only 20
THEATER: Merry Go Round Playhouse presents “Do Black Patent
completes its 4th
competition Gold Medalist), soprano Sari Gruber (Naumburg Competition winner), violinist
Steven Copes (Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra concertmaster), and others close this year’s
Festival with a week of timeless masterworks. Each historic piece this week stands the test of
time because of the universal human qualities it conveys. It’s the kind of music we live for.”
www.skanfest.org for tickets.
Wednesday, August 31 Special Event: 8:00 PM Solo piano recital with Jon Nakamatsu.
minor, Op. 27 “Moonlight”; Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise in Eflat,
www.skanfest.org or call
Thursday, September 1 MUSIC: 8:00 PM Featuring Steven Copes, violin; Sara Gruber,
cello; Janet Ying violin. Wolf: Italian Serenade; Shubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The
Shepard on the Rock); Debussy: Premiere Rhapsodie; Brahms: Quintet for Clarinet and
Strings in B minor, Op. 115. First Presbyterian Church, 97 E. Genesee St. visit
or call (315) 685-7418 to order tickets.
Friday, September 2 MUSIC: 8:00 PM Featuring: Steven Copes, violin; Elinor Freer,
cello. Andre Previn: Four Songs for Sopran, Cello, and Piano; Brahms: Sonata No. 2 in Eflat,
Op. 120; Dvorak: Piano Trio in E minor, “Dumky”. First Presbyterian Church, 97 E.
www.skanfest.org or call (315) 685-7418 to order tickets.
Saturday, September 3 FESTIVAL GRAND FINALE: 7:30 PM Featuring: Peter Bay,
Signor Bruschino; Mozart: Arias; Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for Soprano
and 8 Cellos; Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550. Brook Farm. Visit
or call (315) 685-7418 to order tickets.
YOUTH EVENT: Future Worlds Series for Youth (ages 13-17) 1:00 – 4:00
film clips to X-Men, Men in Black & beyond; a chance to get together & talk about our beliefs,
fears, hopes for our world in a relaxed setting. Coffee-house style beverages & snacks, selfserve
Skaneateles United Methodist Church (315) 685-5963 (use municipal
TRIVIA NIGHT: Kid’s Trivia starts at 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM; Adults starts
Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-
MUSIC: NOON – Tiffany Summer Concert Series featuring a variety of
Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson
OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell
FARMER’S MARKET: 3:30 – 6:30 PM Skaneateles Farmers
. Austin Park Pavilion PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs,
Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center
MOVIE: BUDRUS “It takes a village to unite the most
Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange
Please join Snake Oil Glassworks 6:00 – 9:00 PM for First Friday. They will be rounding
window. Stop by and see how they are made. Light Refreshments. Questions 315-685-
Landscape paintings by Michelle Danforth will be featured throughout the month of
Imagine, the fine arts and fine craft gallery at 38 E. Genesee St.,
Friday celebration. Refreshments will be provided, along with entertainment by the Pond
Creek Bogstompers. (315) 685-6263
Hanging Out To Dry: Completed Works by Lisa Noviasky will be on display through
by Central New York artists. Hours: Monday-Wednesday 10-5, Thursday-Saturday 10-6,
Sunday 11-5. www.gallery54cny.com, 685-5470 Opening Reception for Hanging out to
Gallery 54. Meet the artist, music by Chris
Celebrate the Grand opening of Skaneateles Artisans’ Gallery under the Stone. 6:00 –
theme for Labor Day weekend and its Grand Opening: A Labor of Love. Located in The
Stop in at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St., Enjoy a burger and see the work of Marilyn
The Country Ewe, 18 E. Genesee St., will host local resident Christy Lemp 6:00 – 9:00
Entertainment from 7:30 – 9:30 PM at Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. Tina
First National Gifts, 2 E. Genesee St. features Wayne kunkel
Join the fun at Bijou Hair Salon, 6 Jordan Street as they hold a minicarnival
cut-a-thon (perfect timing for those back to school haircuts). A Dunking Booth. (Hit the target
with a baseball and drop your favorite or least favorite person into a tub of water). Purchase
Snow cones, baked goods, henna tattoos, hair barrettes, or take a chance on some beautiful
raffle baskets. 3:00 – 8:00 PM Questions (315) 685-1300. Donations accepted.
sausage, clams, corn on the cob, soda, beer & wine
Saturday, September 3 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Classic Car Show; Noon Chicken Barbecue;
Adults & Firemen & Women; Entertainment – 5:30 – 6:30 Mister Maybe; 6:30 – 7:30 John
Dean & Friends; 8:00 – 10:30 PM Dean Brothers.
Sunday, September 4 Noon Chicken Barbecue; 1:00 PM Rides Open; 4:00 PM Parade;
Women; 8:30 PM Parade & Sports Awards; 8:45 PM Big Money Drawing & Raffles; 10 PM
SkanRaces.com is a volunteer operated, private not for
programs with the proceeds.
Saturday, September 3 7:30 AM Skinnyman Sprint Triathlon, Clift Park (800yd swim, 14
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM visit skanraces.com to register; The Dash for youths ages 5 – 7 no
registration fee. Visit skanraces.com for more information.
Sunday, September 4 8:00 AM Escape from the Judge, Clift Park (One mile open water
PM Four Mile Road Race Registration still open for the Coon Hill Grind & Road Race. Visit
MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Little Feet Creekside Coffeehouse, 35
FARMER’S MARKET: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Skaneateles Farmers
. Austin Park Pavilion Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread,
CHURCH SERVICE: 10:30 AM Lakeside service by St. James
, in the park next door to the Church located at 96 E. Genesee St.
MUSIC: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Featuring Karla Davis, Accoustic guitar.
, 6141 West Lake Rd. No reservations, bring lawn chairs. Rain
www.springsideinn.com $10/advance; $15/door. For more information call (315) 252-
ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center Weeks Art
On exhibit in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY this collection of work
in transparent watercolor is open to the public during regular business hours: Monday – Friday
from 9am-4pm & Saturday 10am-4pm. A reception for the artist will be held Saturday,
September 10, from 2-4pm. The gallery and the reception are open to public. There is no
www.baltimorewoods.org (315) 673-1350
First day of school for Skaneateles Central School District.
PITCH: “Monthly Roundtable gathering for Women Entrpreneurs &
bottomline. Developing workflow & company policies that allow you to work smarter, not
harder. 5:15 – 6:45 PM. Custom Business Services Training Center, Grant Ave, Auburn.
$10/person. Registration required (315) 258-8780
MOVIE: Farmageddon “The unseen war on American
Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @
A Community “bell ringing” has been organized in memory of 9/11.
th Anniversary of that devastating day in the United States! At 8:45 AM, a dozen
locations attacked. Twin Towers, Pentagon, Field in PA.
To Mark the 10th Anniversary of 9/11, the Skaneateles Ecumenical
at Shotwell Park, on E. Genesee St. Join us for this time of prayer, silence, and musical tribute
to honor those whose lives were lost and those whose lives were changed forever.
FESTIVAL: Noon – 6:00 PM Seafood Music Fest at the Sherwood Inn.
Gumbo, Lobster Roll, Cajun Grouper Sandwich, Corn on the Cob, steamed clams. Entertainment
by: Full Tilt, Grupo Pagan, The Mere Mortals, Joe Whiting Band.
FESTIVAL: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Skaneateles Ski Club Fall Festival. Music
Mortals 8:00 – 10:00 PM. Activities for kids of all ages – food, raffles, pumpkins, silent auction &
more. Bring your own beverages. All proceeds directly benefit the family & youth programs at
the ski hill. Advance tickets $15/Adults; $30/Family Max; Kids free sold at The Chocolate Pizza
Company or The White Sleigh. Tickets will be available at the door. $20/Adults; $40/Family Max.
The Skaneateles Republicans have invited the public to the Sherwood
will be closed on Saturday, Sunday & Monday,
will again supply yellow mums for our annual Fall Festival, October
September 16. Contact Kate Youle at (315) 685-5748 Help us decorate the village for the fall.
Your participation is appreciated.
announces their annual event “Inspiring Success – The Women TIES Retreat” will
gather New York State women entrepreneurs together in a relaxing environment to create
stronger economic ties with each other, infuse inspiration into their lives from powerful
presenters, enlighten them on vital business topics, and ignite powerful financial connections to
cruises are in full wave. Check out one of the many options that are
Mail Boat or try something different and cruise the Erie Canal. For more information call (315)
presents “HoeDown for Education” to be held Saturday,
more information or to become a sponsor, please contact: Sharon Magee, Executive Director,
St. Mary’s of the Lake – Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:30 PM and Sunday
weekend prior to Father’s Day Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:30 PM; Sunday Masses: 8:00 & 10:15 AM;
Daily Mass 7:30 AM; Holy Day Mass: 7 AM & 7 PM (no vigil mass) Questions please call the
parish office at (315) 685-5083.
UPS STORE on Fennell Street wants to remind all Chamber Members that they will do FREE
is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY 13108
The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk.
Hairtique Salon and Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St. and receive a complimentary AVEDA
(Turquoise, Fuscia, and Chartreuse). Call for your appointment today! (315) 685-7303
Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or
at The Old
, 3 Fennell St. This strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally
Skaneateles Artisans. For further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje
at (617) 939-6609.
is offering a 10% off of the yearly fee for our online backup
Inn of the Finger Lakes. $89.99 Sunday – Thursday from now
reservations call (315) 253-5000.
Bijou Hair Salon Feathers, feathers, feathers…We have a waiting list a
facebook! I have to say so myself, it is quite fun to have a secret feather in your hair that peeps
out once in a while;) and I’m almost 40! Feathers are $10 each or 3 for $25 (+tax) Call Bijou to
make an appointment or check out Facebook.
Johnny Angels Heavenly Burgers, 22 Jordan St.
(315) 685-0100. Can’t beat the taste….can’t beat the price! Try one
, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn serves Sunday Brunch from 10:30am – 1:00pm
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
available at Custom Business Services coop. Excellent
the overhead (Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training
room, kitchen access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-
Help those that protect you 24/7! Call or e-mail Sue Dove email@example.com. (315)
685-0552. to sign up for any two hour time period from Noon – 10:00 PM on Saturday, Sept 3
or Sunday, Sept 4. Help needed in the food booth, ride ticket booth, beer and chicken barbecue.
- The Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery, located at
John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Monday – Friday, 1:00 –
- Watercolor and photography by artists Margaret Manring and Diana Whiting
, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd. Artworks in various media by artist Ruth Anne Reagan will
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.
CRUISE: Every Monday – Saturday you have the unique opportunity to
Barbara S. Wiles while crew members hand deliver mail to
The Weeks Art Gallery at Baltimore Woods Nature Center is pleased to
beginning September 5. at the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. This
collection of work in transparent watercolor is open to the public during business hours: Monday
through Friday 9am-4pm, and Saturday 10am-4pm. A reception for the artist will be held
Saturday, September 10, from 2-4pm. The gallery and the reception are open to the public.
There is no admission charge, and parking is free. 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.
- Daily mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at
Peregrine Homecare Services holds an Alzheimer’s Support
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
Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel,17
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.
4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-
Have a great day!
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 199
22 Jordan Street
Skaneateles, NY 13152