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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Thru February 26

 

th EVENT: First Niagara Bank sponsors Syracuse Winterfest.

 

www.syracusewinterfest.com

 

Wednesday, February 22

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books

 

& Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com. $1.00 admission

 

per person.

 

Wednesday, February 22

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Jim Van Arsdale at Springside Inn, 6141 West

 

Lake Rd.

 

www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247

 

Thursday, February 23

 

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

 

Thursday, February 23

 

CONCERT: Kevin Dorsey solo at Willard Chapel Community Room, 17

 

Nelson St. sponsored

 

by Hospice of the Finger Lakes. Bring your lunch, listen to a free

 

concert & shop in the Hospice Thrift Shop.

 

www.hospiceofthefingerlakes.org

 

Friday & Saturday, February 24 & 25

 

MOVIE: Happy Happy. 2/24 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 2/25 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.

 

Friday, February 24

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM The Guise. at Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, February 25

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Two Feet Short. at Creekside Books &

 

Coffee

 

, 35 Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, February 25

 

FOOD & WINE: 6:30 reception; 7:00 Dinner. The Aurora Inn, 391

 

Main St., Aurora will present the eighth in its series of Epicurean Events, with the Hermann J.

 

Wiemer Wine Dinner. The meal will include five paired courses, in addition to a reception wine.

 

Vegetarian pairings are available; advance notice appreciated. For reservations call (315) 364-

 

8888.

 

Saturday, February 25

 

MUSIC: New York Songwriter Lucy Kaplansky Performs On the Main

 

Stage of

 

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. Tickets $20.00 each can be

 

purchased through the Box Office (315) 253-6669 or online at

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org

 

February 27 – March 3

 

OPEN HOUSE: One year anniversary celebration at First Niagara

 

Bank (Fairmount branch),

 

3413 W. Genesee St, Syracuse Stop in for treats and surprises

 

and meet branch manager Debbie Cole.

 

Tuesday, February 28

 

CHAMBER: Professional Services Committee invites you to the

 

Speaker Series featuring Brian Sheehan from Syracuse University who will be speaking about

 

online communications. Make your reservation today by calling the chamber office at 685-0552.

 

Payment can be made at the door. Checks payable to Skaneateles Chamber. $20 for Chamber

 

Members, and $25 for non-chamber members. Ticket includes one free drink and appetizers.

 

Wednesday, February 29

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Stevie Tombstone at Springside Inn, 6141 West

 

Lake Rd.

 

www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247

 

Wednesday, February 29

 

FOOD & WINE: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cooking class with Moroccan

 

Cuisine….! Prepared by Joelle at Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd. Enjoy a true Moroccan

 

style evening with a 3 course dinner and wine pairing. Space is limited. Visit

 

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com

 

 

for more information and reservations.

 

Wednesday, February 29

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books

 

& Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com. $1.00 admission

 

per person.

 

Wednesday, February 29

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Stevie Tombstone at Springside Inn, 6141 West

 

Lake Rd.

 

www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247

 

Thursday, March 1

 

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

 

Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 1, 2, 3, 4

 

SCHOOL PLAY: Skaneateles High

 

School

 

Drama Club presents Phantom of the Opera. March 1, 2, 3 @ 7 PM; March 4 @ 2 PM.

 

For tickets call 291-2231

 

Friday, March 2

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Cold River Rounders at Creekside Books &

 

Coffee

 

, 35 Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday, March 2

 

FIRST FRIDAY (limited): 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Join Snake Oil Glassworks for

 

their First Friday Glassblowing Demonstration. As green seems to be the color of March, they will

 

be making their own special absinthe glasses and the green fairy will be in attendance.

 

Questions (315) 685-5091

 

www.snakeoilglassworks.com.

 

Friday, March 2

 

EVENT: 5 PM – 10 PM IGNITE THE WINTER in Downtown Auburn. Watch for

 

details in next weeks Skinny.

 

Friday & Saturday, March 2 & 3

 

MOVIE: What I Want My Words To Do To You. 3/2 @ 1PM &

 

8 PM; 3/3 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, March 3

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Sunday March 4

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM MasterWorks Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Dan Larson

 

and Kip Coerper, will perform Gabriel Faure’s “Requiem” and “Cantique de Jean Racine” along

 

with Benjamin Britten”s Festival Cantata, “Rejoice in the Lamb”. This performance will be held at

 

St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Musicians from Symphony Syracuse

 

will accompany. Tickets will be offered at the door. Adults-$15.00, Seniors (55 and older) and

 

students-$12.00. More information is available at 315-530-2074 or at

 

www.masterworkschoralecny.org

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

The Athenaeum

 

is holding a contest! “Where’s the Athenaeum NOW!” Be the first to spot the

 

model Athenaeum Gingerbread House and receive a Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce Gift

 

Certificate. Look for the Golden Ticket – remove and call the telephone number listed to claim

 

your award.

 

Poster Contest:

 

Lockwood Lavendar Farm annual Finger Lakes Lavendar Festival is seeking

 

original art work to be used as the official poster for the Finger Lakes Lavender Festival 2012 to

 

be held July 14 & 15. The winning artist will receive: $100 cash prize; featured in Plank Road

 

Magazine; copy of finished poster & tee shirt; artwork & artist biography will be displayed at

 

Lockwood Farm; opportunity to a poster signing during the Lavendar Festival; featured on the

 

lavender festival website. Deadline for submission is April 20, 2012. More information can be

 

found at

 

www.fingerlakeslavenderfestival.blogspot.com (315) 685-5369

 

Skaneateles Bakery

 

is closed for renovations. Re-opening at 6:30 AM , Saturday, February

 

25

 

th.

 

Fleur-de-lis Florist

 

is will be closed February 24 – March 4, 2012.

 

Anyela’s Vineyards,

 

2433 W. Lake Rd. Winter hours: Thursday – Sunday Noon to 5:00 PM

 

(315) 685-3797.

 

Congratulations to Chamber Member

 

Amy Schiek. Amy is featured in the March issue of Ladies

 

Home Journal as the Awesome Woman Of The Month. “Amy started the local chapter of Dining

 

for Women-an organization that hosts dinner parties to raise funds for women and girls living in

 

poverty. Her work to recruit members, plan dinners and coordinate special events has paid off:

 

Since 2007 Schiek’s Skaneateles group has raised over $24,000.” Amy is also the owner of

 

Lucky Dogs Canine Services

 

and can be reached at 663-5579 for more information.

 

St. James Church

 

will be hosting a St. Baldrick’s head shaving event to battle childhood

 

cancer on March 18

 

th. This is an event for the whole community. More information about the

 

event can be found at

 

www.stbaldricks.org

 

SALES:

 

20% off all Bella Notte special orders through March 15 at

 

Elan Interiors Home Boutique, 37

 

Fennell St. (315) 685-554-8051 online,

 

www.elaninteriordesign.com

 

February is “VALENTINE”S MONTH”! We have many specials, the most popular being …BUY A

 

LARGE 2-topping PIZZA & GET A MEDIUM PIZZA FOR $2 !! Visit

 

Valentine’s Pizza & Deli, 18

 

W. Genesee St. for all the Valentine specials for February. (315) 685-8804

 

$2.00 Cup of Chili all day every Tuesday at

 

Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St. (315) 685-0100.

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at

 

Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

 

Sherwood Inn

 

February dining coupons (buy one, get one free), Sherwood Bucks ($10 off any

 

order of $50 or more) and winter lodging specials are now available. Restrictions do apply. visit

 

www.thesherwoodinn.com

 

 

for all of the details. (315) 685-3405.

 

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

 

Skaneateles Chamber membership council, join now. Call Patti Hall at 685-8316

 

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

 

 

- 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 week!

 

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: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 @ 8:27 am by Curt
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