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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS (For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)
Thru October 18 Support the Middle School PTC in their annual fundraiser Magazine Sale. By
making a new magazine purchase or reordering your current magazine subscription, you will
support education! For more information, please go to www.qsp.com —> Supporter–> Shop
Now–>enter School code 1091256 -or- contact the PTC President, Cristina Pietropaoli at
cristina@victorysportsmedicine@yahoo.com” 246-8742. Paper order forms are available for
pickup at the Chamber office, 22 Jordan St.
Thru October 28 ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center Weeks Art Gallery is
pleased to present Natural Selections, an exhibit of watercolor paintings by Bob Ripley. On
exhibit in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. This collection of work in
transparent watercolor is open to the public during regular business hours: Monday – Friday from
9am-4pm & Saturday 10am-4pm. The gallery and the reception are open to public. There is no
admission charge, and parking is free. www.baltimorewoods.org (315) 673-1350
Wednesday, October 12 TRIVIA NIGHT:7:00 PM Adults Creekside Books & Coffee, 35
Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Thursday, October 13 OPEN MIC: Open Mic w/ Joanne Perry. 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside
Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Thursday, October 13 FARMER’S MARKET: 3:30 – 6:30 PM Skaneateles Farmers Market.
Austin Park Pavilion PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free
range chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc. (315) 727-9320. This is your last chance
to enjoy everything that the farmer’s market has to offer for the 2011 season! Donations of
non-perishable food items for our local food pantry will be accepted! Look for the orange bins.
Thursday, October 13 CHAMBER: 6:00 PM Skaneateles Chamber Foundation will host the bi
annual Citizen of the Year Dinner at Skaneateles Country Club. This year Ted Astemborski, Dan
Labeille and Dave Sheppard will be recognized. Tickets: $40.00/person. The Dinner is open to
the public. Reservations can be made by calling the Skaneateles Chamber at (315) 685-0552 or
sending your payment to 22 Jordan Street., Skaneateles, NY 13152. Need RSVP by Wed., Oct
12th. Many Thanks to our sponsor Dr. Rob Kiltz, CNY Fertility Center and Healing Arts; Desserts
by Lori Milne & Kathy Palmieri; Wine donated by Elbridge Wine & Spirits & the Falcone Family;
Flowers Laxton’s Florist & Nursery, Photography by Bruce Silvers Chickadee Lane Photography
and Program creation by Coburn Design.
Friday, October 14 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Tuck n Roll. Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell
St. (315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Friday & Saturday, October 14 & 15 MOVIE: Everything Must Go starring Will Farrell 10/14
@ Noon & 8 PM; 10/15 8 PM at Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315)
253-6669. $5.00/person www.auburnpublictheater.org
Saturday, October 15 Chamber Docks come out of the water at the north end of Skaneateles
Lake. 9 AM volunteers welcome!
Saturday, October 15 FARMER’S MARKET: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Skaneateles Farmers
Market. Austin Park Pavilion Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread,
free range chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc. (315) 727-9320. This is your last
chance to enjoy everything that the farmer’s market has to offer for the 2011 season!
Donations of non-perishable food items for our local food pantry will be accepted! Look for the
orange bins.
Saturday, October 15 FUNDRAISER: One for the Books “A One Night Book Club Event”
Intriguing books, Incredible food, Interesting & Informative Conversation. Dinner & Discussion
6:00 – 9:00 PM; Library Gathering & Dessert 9:00 – 10:00 PM. Registration is required visit
www.skaneateleslibrary.org (315) 685-5135.
Saturday, October 15 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell
St. (315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Monday, October 17 BOOK RELEASE & SIGNING Come and celebrate the release of a new
book “Voyage of Purpose” by Skaneateles residents & Chamber members David Bennett & Cindy
Griffith-Bennett! The release party will be held at the Liverpool Art Center, 101 Lake Drive,
Liverpool. Music and refreshments will be provided. There will be a book signing on Thurs.,
October 27 & – 8 PM at Creekside Bookstore, 35 Fennell St., Skaneateles.
Wednesday, October 19 TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Adults Creekside Books & Coffee, 35
Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com
Thursday, October 20 OPEN MIC: Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry. 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Friday, October 21 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Wendy Ramsey’s Songwriter’s Night. Creekside
Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Friday & Saturday, October 21 & 22 MOVIE: Louder Than a Bomb. 10/21 @ 1PM & 8 PM;
10/22 at 8 PM t Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669.
Advance online $5.00/person www.auburnpublictheater.org $6.00 at the door.
Saturday, October 22 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes Creekside Coffeehouse, 35
Fennell St. (315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free
Saturday, October 22 AUTHOR EVENT: 3:00 PM Author David Hirsch of Moosewood Cookbooks
and Co-Owner of Moosewood Restaurant will be at Creekside Books for a book signing and
tasting. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell Street. Free.
Saturday & Sunday, October 22 & 23 FALL OPEN HOUSE:11:00 AM – 5:00 PM As Halloween
approaches and the fall colors reach their peak Snake Oil Glassworks, 4251 Jordan Rd will
once more be opening the glass studio for an additional 2 day fall pumpkin making event. Come
in and watch as we blow glass pumpkins in a variety of fall colors and sizes. We will 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 see it made for you as you watch!
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. Questions (315) 685-5091 or
www.snakeoilglassworks.com Watch for more information on the holiday open house Dec 10 &
11.
Sunday, October 23 BRUNCH & ART GALA: Enjoy Sunday Brunch at Joelle’s French Bistro,
4423 State St. Rd. with local artists, Phil Austin, Rob Kiltz & Gary Trento. Reservations only by
calling (315) 685-3063
Wednesday, October 26 CHAMBER: Business After Hours at “The Trolley Building” the
location of Robert Eggleston Architect, 1391 E. Genesee St. 5 PM – 7PM. Please RSVP to the
Chamber at 685-0552.
Thursday, October 27 3rd Annual Oktoberfest German Dinner at Stella Maris, 130 E. Genesee
St. Each year guests are invited to our home to enjoy an expertly prepared German meal by our
fabulous Chef Brian Renk. The Sisters and Staff all look forward to seeing you this year, so be
sure to call early to secure your reservation! (315) 685-6836 Offering $25 per person; buffet
served at 6:00 pm.
Friday, October 28 SPEAKER: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM AAUW Skaneateles Branch presents Dr.
Julie Shimer, CEO, Welch Allyn, Inc. speaking on “Women in Stem – A Personal Perspective” at
Skaneateles Country Club. Continental Breakfast 8:15 AM; Talk 8:30 AM; Open to the public
$7.50. Questions and reservations call Ros Schwartz at 685-3394 or email
ros3193@roadrunner.com
Friday, October 28 DINNER: Five course Fall tasting at Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St.
Rd. For more information and reservations call (315) 685-3063.
Friday, October 28 & Saturday October 29 GRAND OPENING: Join Elbridge Wine & Spirits
from 5 PM – 7 PM 10/28 and 11 AM – 2 PM 10/29. Free Tastings of Wine and spirits. See the
improved selection of local, national & imported wines as well as your favorite spirits. Come
help the Chamber welcome committee with the ribbon cutting at 4 PM on Friday.
MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Eagle Newspapers and the Skaneateles Chamber are teaming up for a special shopping day in
Skaneateles on December 8th from 10 AM – 8 PM (this replaces Ladies & Gents Night). As a
merchant or restaurant we are asking you to come up with some sort of special, created a
coupon and advertise it in the 7 community Eagle Newspapers on November 30th. The Chamber
will promote the shopping day so please let us know what you will be doing. Raffle baskets and
drink tickets will be provided. If you would like to donate contact Sue at
sdove@skaneateles.com.
Hobby House Toys is now open at 7 Jordan Street. Stop in and say Hi to Sue & John O’Neil our
newest members (315) 291-7012.
The Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse Assoc. will be honoring the Veterans again this Veteran’s Day
with a flag memorial at Shotwell and Clift Parks. Flags will be displayed Nov. 4 – 12 with a
special ceremony on Nov. 11 at 11 AM. To purchase a flag, contact Mary Gaffney at 685-0229 or
Caroyln Tierney at 685-1205. $40.00 each.
Do you have a working stove and refrigerator you would like to sell? Chamber Member, Joe
Rodgers, Elbridge Wine & Spirits would like to purchase them! Call Joe at (315) 689-6231
and he will pick them up.
Stop in at Yankee Clipper Hair Salon and Barber Shop, 14 Fennell St. for a pink hair
extention from now through October 30th. $10.00 donation is required and 100% of the proceeds
will go to the Susan G. Komen Cancer Research to help fight breast cancer awareness. Yankee
Clipper accepts walk-ins and is the only location locally with tanning services. Hours: 8:00 AM –
7:00 PM; Monday – Thursday; Friday 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM; Saturday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. (315)
685-6769
Bijou Hair Salon, 6 Jordan St is participating in the pink hair for hope fundraiser during the
month of October. Donate $10 and get a pink hair extension to wear for hope. 100% of the
proceeds are donated and we have 200 hot pink extensions, which could equal $2000! (315)
685-1300.
Hairtique Salon & Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St was featured in the September/October 2011
edition of the newest Syracuse Magazine, Syracuse Women. The four page spread highlights
four Syracuse women and the professional hair and makeup makeovers designed by Hairtique
owner Donna Stockweather and her staff! Copies are available locally or can be read online at
www.syracusewomenmag.com/swm Pages 25-28. You won’t believe the results! Donna is
running a special on a combination Hair & makeup makeover. Make an appointment for a
complimentary consultation and receive 10% off your hair & makeup makeover. Expires
October 31, 2011 Call (315) 685-7303 for your appointment.
The Glen Haven Restaurant is now closed for the season.
Enjoy great food and your favorite wine. Bring your favorite bottle of wine to the Oak & Vine at
the Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd, Auburn and the Corkage fee will be waived. Mondays
only! (315) 252-8463 or www.oakandvine.com for reservations. Serving: M – F 4:30 – 10 PM;
Sat Noon – 10 PM; Sun. 1 PM – 8 PM.
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. Check the website
for scheduled events throughout the fall www.baltimorewoods.org or call (315) 673-1350
SALES:
Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or
Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft; Rental Rate: $20.50 / Sq Ft per Year NNN located at The Old
Stone Mill, 3 Fennell St. This strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally
strong office market. Tenants include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Nixon Peabody LLP and The
Skaneateles Artisans. For further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje
at (617) 939-6609.
$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!
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
Are you free on October 15th ???? The Chamber Docks come out of the water at the north end
of Skaneateles Lake. 9 AM volunteers welcome! Please bring a wet suit for in water work, or
gloves and closed toe shoes for land work. Just show up if you can help. We are in need of food
and drink donations from restaurants please, call Sue if you can donate. (315) 685-0552.
REOCCURING EVENTS:
Labor Day – Memorial Day John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 10:00
AM – 3:00 PM. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at
www.barrowgallery.org.
Thru October – The Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery, located at
28 Hannum St. is open Friday and Saturday 1 – 4 PM or by appointment. Call (315) 685-1360
www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org
Thru October 28 – The Weeks Art Gallery at Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill
Rd., Marcellus is pleased to present Natural Selections, an exhibit of watercolor paintings by Bob
Ripley. This collection of work in transparent watercolor is open to the public during business
hours: Monday through Friday 9am-4pm, and Saturday 10am-4pm. 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.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday – Daily mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at
Stella Maris, 130 E. Genesee St. (315) 685-6836
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 Wednesday & Thursday Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel,17
Nelson St., room #7. Wednesdays – Open Noon – 4 PM; Thursdays – Open 10 AM – 2 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.
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

Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 @ 6:12 pm by Curt
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