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Winterfest, January 28, 2012

 

THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

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Wednesday, December 28

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Wednesday, December 28

 

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment by “Pinky” at

 

Moro’s Bistro, One Genesee St., Auburn. (315) 282-7772

 

Wednesday, December 28

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment at The

 

Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd. For dinner reservations call (315) 252-

 

VINE (8463) or from your computer or smart phone www.oakandvine.com

 

Thursday, December 29

 

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry.

 

Creekside Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free

 

Friday, December 30

 

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 An evening of jazz with John Spillett & local jazz

 

piano standout, Andrew Carroll at

 

Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

 

(315) 685-0379

 

Friday, December 30

 

MUSIC: Concert with John Schmitt & Julie Poorman at Auburn Public

 

Theater, Exchange St, Auburn. (315) 253-6669 or online at

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org

 

Friday & Saturday, December 30 & 31

 

MOVIE: The Great Buck Howard 12/30 @ 1PM & 8

 

PM; 12/31 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, December 31

 

NEW YEAR’s EVE: 8:00 PM – 1:00 AM at Auburn Public Theater, 8

 

Exchange St. Black & White Masquerade Ball and Dance Party. An Evening of whimsy and

 

elegance. Inspired by a certain writer’s Party of the Century, the event will be a soiree to

 

remember. All are encouraged to arrive in your most debonair black and white attire in order to

 

blend in with the evening’s decorative palette. For added zest, we entreat you to don a playful

 

mask of your choosing. Be prepared to dance into the night. Light refreshments provided 21+

 

Cost: $5.00 at the door. (315) 253-6669 or email

 

angela@auburnpublictheater.org

 

Saturday, December 31

 

NEW YEAR’s EVE: 8:00 PM – Midnight at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 3rd

 

annual New Year’s Eve Gala featuring: Town Car service within Skaneateles, Entertainment,

 

Dinner stations, appetizers & hor d’oeurves, assorted beverages & dessert. Cost: $150.00 per

 

person, inclusive (21 years and older). Overnight packages available. Visit

 

www.mirbeau.com/new-year-s-eve-gala-2011/

 

 

(315) 685-5006.

 

Saturday, December 31

 

NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER: Seating 5 PM – 10 PM The Aurora Inn, 391

 

Main St. will present a four-course limited dinner menu. The celebratory dinner is part of the

 

Inn’s ongoing epicurean series. Cost: $80/person, plus tax and gratuity. Wine pairings may be

 

added for an additional $20/person. Reservations can be made by calling (315) 364-8888.

 

Monday, January 2

 

ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center Weeks Art Gallery is

 

pleased to present The Influence of Strata, an exhibit and sale of mixed media collage by de Kick

 

off Event “Thinking Differently in 2012” featuring Monica D. Johns, President Clarity Management

 

Consulting. Cost $29/person includes promotional table display, strategic networking, lunch,

 

program & sales. Craftsman Inn, 7300 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville. Please make reservations by

 

January 16 at

 

http://womenties.com/events.cfm#Event190

 

Wednesday, January 4

 

PITCH: 5:15 – 6:45 pm Join in a roundtable gathering of Women

 

Entrepreneurs and Women in Business at Custom Business Services, 360 Grant Ave Rd. Auburn.

 

This month’s topic: Share Best Practices & Participate in a Discussion of the value of setting

 

goals for our development and long range success. To register contact Cyndy Ross @ (315)

 

258-8780 or

 

inquires@custom-accounting-services.com Cost: $10.00

 

Friday, January 6

 

FIRST FRIDAY: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Please join Snake Oil Glassworks, 4251

 

Jordan Rd as they start off the New Year with their First Friday Glassblowing Open Studio Event

 

as they make paperweights. Come on out and see how those colors and shapes inside the

 

paperweight come to be. Light Refreshments. Questions (315) 685-5091 and

 

www.snakeoilglassworks.com

 

Friday, January 6

 

FIRST FRIDAY: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Frenay & Lenin at Creekside Books &

 

Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Free and open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, January 7

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Butternut Creek at Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

35 Fennell St. Free and open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, January 7

 

2:00 PM & 8:00 PM The Amazing Kreskin performing at Auburn Public

 

Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. (315) 253-6669

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org

 

Thursday, January 19

 

WINE TASTING: 7:00 PM Winter Wine tasting series at the Skaneateles

 

Library, Upstairs in Library Hall featuring Italian wines. Reservations required by calling (315)

 

685-5135

 

www.skaneateleslibrary.org

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Mid-Lakes Navigation Co

 

will participate in the New York Boat Show to take place at the Javits

 

Center in Manhattan January 4 – 8. On display as part of the Canal Corporation’s exhibit will be

 

the Canadice, a 33-foot-long Lockmaster canal boat from the Mid-Lakes fleet. Brian U.

 

Stratton, director of the New York State Canal Corporation. “Their participation, and the

 

presence of the Canadice on the convention center floor, will have a major impact on the

 

success of our exhibit and generating traffic for the New York State Canal System in the 2012

 

navigation season. (315) 685-8500 online at

 

www.midlakesnav.com

 

Bijou Hair Salon,

 

6 Jordan St has been awarded the distinct honor of being named one of the

 

top 200 salons based on growth by Salon Today magazine. The magazine will be released in

 

January & the winners in additional categories will be announced. An awards ceremony will be

 

held in New Orleans, January 2012! Congratulations Bijou, you are truly an asset to the

 

Skaneateles Community! (315) 685-1300

 

AARTS Information Company

 

is pleased to announce Elizabeth Scott Boudreau will be

 

returning to NYC to participate on the Winter Antiques Show January 19 – 29, 2012 at the 67

 

th

 

Street Armory. As an 18

 

th and 19th century expert of English furniture and decorative arts, she

 

will be at Hyde Park Antiques, Ltd booth. One of the great shows for over fifty years, almost one

 

billion dollars of art and antiques are on display with approximately 70 dealers. Elizabeth has

 

participated in this show for over 20 years with various prestigious dealers.

 

Skaneateles YMCA announce winter swim programs:

 

 

The Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center offer various levels of group swim lessons

 

including Parent & Child, preschool, and private. Our new session starts the first week of

 

January 2012. Swim lessons are given on Fri & Sat mornings, Tuesday late morning, T/TH

 

evenings and afternoon classes are available on Mon & Weds. What a great Christmas

 

present for anyone on your list! For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/swim-lessons/ Call today to register for a class: 685-

 

2266

 

 

Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding Course is being offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Mon

 

Dec 26 – Fri Dec 30 8:30am-5pm: Cost $300 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Red Cross WSI Instructor Course is being offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Monday

 

evenings 6-9:30 pm starting Jan 9. Cost $245 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Masters and Masters Lite Swim programs are available at the Skaneateles YMCA. Visit

 

www.auburnymca.org

 

 

or call (315) 685-2266 for details.

 

SALES:

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

 

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.

 

Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or

 

Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft $1250.00/month; 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.

 

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

 

REOCCURING EVENTS:

 

Thru April

 

 

John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

 

Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

 

www.barrowgallery.org.

 

Thru April

 

 

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St., will be open Fridays, 1:00 – 4:00 PM, or

 

as always, by appointment. (315) 685-1360. Looking for a Holiday gift, visit the new Gift Shop

 

at the Creamery featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed gifts.

 

Beginning Monday, January 2 – February 29

 

 

ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center

 

Weeks Art Gallery is pleased to present The Influence of Strata, an exhibit and sale of mixed

 

media collage by Syracuse artist Diana Godfrey in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road,

 

Marcellus, NY this collection of work is open to the public during regular business hours: M-F

 

9am-4pm and Saturday 10am-4pm. There is no admission charge to the gallery, and parking is

 

free.

 

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 Saturday

 

 

9:00 PM Live entertainment at the Cedar House Bowling Lane bar (315) 685-

 

5117.

 

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: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 @ 2:54 pm by Curt
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