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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Thru Saturday, 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 invite 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 – 4

 

EVENT: The CNY in Bloom Show will take

 

place at the SRC Events Center located on the OCC Campus, 4585 W. Seneca Trnpk., Syracuse.

 

Hours: 3/1 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM; 3/2 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM; 3/3 from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM

 

and 3/4 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Look for the artists from

 

Skaneateles Artisans. They will

 

all be located in The Artist Garden at the show. Stop by for a glimpse of spring!

 

www.cnyblooms.com

 

Friday, March 1- – Sunday, March 19

 

EVENT: Irish Spring Cleaning Sale at Gallery 54 Here

 

is how it works: Artists bring in pieces that have minor imperfections and sell them at marked

 

down prices. These pieces will be labeled with shamrocks and located throughout the shop. This

 

is an opportunity to acquire beautiful pieces of fine art and craft at very affordable prices. Stop

 

in for this special sale of locally created fine art and craft at Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Open

 

daily 11-5 and closed on Tuesdays.

 

www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-5470

 

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 2, 3, 4 –

 

Skaneateles Savors SU Basketball. See

 

attached for details and all the specials at local businesses. GO SU!

 

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 @ 7:30 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

 

BUSINESS SEMINAR: 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Empire State Development, the

 

state’s economic development department, is hosting a FREE seminar for those small

 

businesses interested in doing business with NYS government, presented at OCC, Whitney

 

Applied Technology Center, Room 102 – 103, 4585 W. Seneca Trnpk., Syracuse. No need to

 

register – walk-ins are welcome. Call Carolyn May at (315) 435-3770 for more information.

 

Friday, March 2

 

ENTERTAINMENT: 7:30 PM International guitar duo, Loren & Mark Live at the

 

Borodino Grange Hall! Limited seating call (315) 685-0584. Tickets: $15.00/person or Two for

 

$25.00.

 

Friday, March 2

 

WINTER FESTIVAL: 5 PM – 10 PM IGNITE THE WINTER in Downtown Auburn.

 

Visit

 

www.ignitethewinter.com for a complete listing of the schedule and follow updates on

 

http://www.facebook.com/#!/ignitecny.

 

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.

 

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, Saturday & Sunday, March 2, 3, 4

 

CHAMBER EVENT: “Skaneateles Savours SU

 

Basketball”. See attached for specials.

 

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

 

Saturday, March 3

 

MUSIC: 9:00 PM Johnny Rage – Playing Classic Rock at the Cedar House

 

Bowling Center

 

, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.

 

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

 

 

. Support provided by a grant from the Cultural Arts Resources

 

Council and the New York State Council on the Arts.

 

Monday, March 5 – April 30

 

ART EXHIBIT: at the Weeks Art Gallery, at Baltimore Woods,

 

4007 Bishop Hill Rd. Open: Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 4 PM; Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM. Three

 

artists working in very different mediums are united by their shared reference to the natural

 

world. Featuring the works of: Sharon Bottle Souva, Fabric handworks; Wesley Weiss, ceramics;

 

Jill Newton, Watercolors.

 

www.baltimorewoods.org No admission and free parking.

 

Tuesday, March 6

 

COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Aurora Inn, 391 Main Street, Aurora

 

offers a knife skills cooking class. Learn proper techniques on using a knife in the kitchen. Cost:

 

$65.00/person; $85.00/person and you keep your knife. For questions and reservations contact

 

Meryl Davis (315) 364-8862 or

 

mdavis@aurora-inn.com

 

Wednesday, March 7

 

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, March 7

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Kevin Barrigar at Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd.

 

www.oakandvine.com

 

 

(315) 252-7247

 

Thursday, March 8

 

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, March 9

 

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

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday & Saturday, March 9 & 10

 

MOVIE: The Way. 3/9 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 3/10 at 8 PM.

 

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 10

 

MUSIC: 9:00 PM TJ Sacco & the Urban Cowboys – Playing Today’s

 

Country at the

 

Cedar House Bowling Center, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.

 

Saturday, March 10

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Milkweeds. at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, March 10

 

MUSIC: The Dean Brothers. Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @

 

Genesee St. (315) 253-6669.

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org

 

Thursday, March 15

 

HOLIDAY: St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Celebration at Stella Maris, 130 E.

 

Genesee St. Celebrate this special “wearing of the green” Feast! Enjoy an authentic Irish meal

 

prepared by Chef Brian Renk! Entertainment provided by professional harpist Gail Lyons! Dinner

 

served at 6:00 PM followed by entertainment. Offering: $25.00 per person. (315) 685-6836

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Auburn YMCA-WEIU and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

has reached the 10,000 member mark!

 

The Auburn and Skaneateles YMCA has reached a major milestone-a combined

 

membership of over 10,000 members! Both Y’s will celebrate this milestone with special week

 

long activities that will include drawings and healthy foods.

 

Part of the growth in membership is due to the value a YMCA membership offers. Did you

 

know that the Y offers inclusive classes such as Zumba, group cycling, hospitality hours, free

 

babysitting, reciprocity with over 27 other CNY YMCA’s and free swim lessons for any child in the

 

community age 7.

 

For more information about becoming a Y-member, call the Auburn YMCA at (315) 253-5304 or

 

the Skaneateles Y MCA at (315) 685-2266

 

Congratulations to Skaneateles Chamber Member,

 

10 Fitch Bed & Breakfast in Auburn, NY for

 

having been chosen by our readers as North America’s “Best place to stay for nearby Outlet

 

Malls” for 2012. This unique B&B has earned one of the industry’s most prestigious award!

 

10 Fitch

 

is an ultimate bed and breakfast destination for any traveler in search of an

 

unforgettable, unique experience. With excellent attention to detail, our member innkeepers

 

serve their guests with extraordinary care, creating a memorable experience for travelers.

 

http://www.lanierbb.com/inns/bb2344.html

 

 

www.innkeeper@10fitch.com (315) 255-0934

 

Join

 

Yankee Clipper as they help the St. Baldrick’s Foundation Raise funds to help Conquer

 

Kids’ Cancer! There are several ways that you can help: Buy a raffle tickets for a chance to win

 

great prizes. Sponsor one of the Yankee Clipper Stylists for the day of the shave. Donate some

 

cash for a good cause! On March 25th join Yankee Clipper at Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub &

 

Restaurant. Event starts at 11:00 AM.

 

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.

 

Fleur-de-lis Florist

 

is closed through Sunday, March 4th. Re-opening on Monday, March 5th.

 

Sherwood Inn

 

, 26 W. Genesee St. will be closed Monday, March 5 – Wednesday, March 7 for

 

minor renovations and repairs and will reopen for lunch service on Thursday, March 8

 

th.

 

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

 

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

 

Anyela’s Vineyards,

 

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

 

(315) 685-3797.

 

Save the date: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 for the annual Boypower Dinner presents Kathryn H.

 

Ruscitto, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center as this year’s

 

Distinguished Citizen Honoree. For more information contact John Paddock, Sunrise Rotary

 

Club. (315) 685-9511.

 

Skaneateles Country Club

 

offers play day program. One of the many benefits of joining the

 

Skaneateles Country Club is their play day program for your children or grandchildren. Camp

 

runs Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s, and Thursday’s July 10th -August 16th, 2012!! For information

 

on joining the Skaneateles Country Club call Jim Fields at 685-5759.

 

SALES:

 

½ off Facials throughout the Month of March with a service of $20.00 or more. Featuring an

 

Aveda Enbrightenment facial (reduces appearance of dark spots and improves skin clarity) at

 

Hairtique Salon & Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St. Open Tuesday – Saturday. (315) 685-7303

 

www.hairtique-salon-dayspa.com

 

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.

 

Professional Office Space Available for Lease

 

Newly renovated office space just east of the Village of Skaneateles located at The Trolley Bldg.

 

384 SF of private space with shared amenities including conference room, kitchenette

 

and facilities. $1,000 per month includes all utilities, Fios Internet, security system and

 

free parking. Build-outs available to fit your needs.

 

Contact: Robert O. Eggleston @ 315-685-8144 or Bob@Roeggleston.com

 

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

 

The

 

Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

and Community Center

 

are considering holding a Duck Derby (similar to the duck derby event

 

that the Auburn and the Martisco Lions Club does). We are looking for people to assist on the

 

committee to organize this event. If you would be interested in helping please call Randy

 

Stockweather at (315) 685-3908. It is going to be lots of fun. Things we need help with are:

 

selling tickets, PR, sponsorships, numbering the ducks, and entertainment. The event would be

 

held during the Curbstone Festival Weekend in July.

 

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: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 @ 8:43 pm by Curt
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