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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Thru Sunday, March 18

 

EVENT: Irish Spring Cleaning Sale at Gallery 54. Here’s 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

 

Wednesday, March 14

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Edgy Folk at Springside Inn, 6141 West

 

Lake Rd.

 

www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247

 

Wednesday, March 14

 

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 14

 

COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Taste of Brittany cooking class

 

with Muscadet Wines at Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd., $45.00/one class; $50.00 two

 

classes. Space is limited for more info visit,

 

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com or (315) 685-3063.

 

Thursday, March 15

 

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, 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/person. (315) 685-6836

 

Thursday, March 15

 

CHAMBER: 8:30 AM Tourism Committee Meeting at the Sherwood Inn.

 

Friday, March 16

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM East of Earth. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday, March 16

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM 4th Annual Hospice Benefit Concert with Kevin Dorsey and

 

Fore! Special guests: A Cast of Thousands. Auburn Public Theater. 8 Exchange St. Proceeds

 

benefit Hospice of the Finger Lakes.

 

Friday & Saturday, March 16 & 17

 

MOVIE: My Piece of the Pie. 3/16 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 3/17 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 17

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes at Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, March 17

 

MUSIC: 9:00 PM C X Tech Dinosaurs – Rock at the Cedar House

 

Bowling Center

 

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

 

Saturday, March 17

 

ENTERTAINMENT: 8:00 PM – Midnight. The Dorsey/McCrea Duo.

 

Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn. “Get your green on…come celebrate St. Patrick’s

 

Day at Oak and O’Vine! Bar opens at 3 PM; $2.00 pints of beer; Serving Dinner 4:30 PM – 9:00

 

PM. (315) 252-7247.

 

www.oakandvine.com

 

Saturday, March 17

 

ENTERTAINMENT: 8:00 PM. A night of laughs with comedian PAT DIXON!

 

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St. Auburn. Tickets: $12 Regular Admission; $10.80 APT

 

Members; $8 Student (with ID) Tickets can be purchased through the Box Office (315) 253-

 

6669 or online at

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org or (315) 253-6669.

 

Sunday, March 18

 

FUNDRAISER: 7:00 AM – Noon Pancake breakfast at the Mottville Fire

 

Department, 4149 Frost St. Pancakes, French toast, sausage, eggs, homefries, toast, coffee,

 

juice, milk.

 

Sunday, March 18 St. James Church

 

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

 

battle childhood cancer. This is an event for the whole community. More information about the

 

event can be found at

 

www.stbaldricks.org

 

Tuesday, March 20

 

OPEN HOUSE: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Holy Trinity Preschool, 37 W. Genesee

 

St. For Parents & Children! Explore the school, see & hear “What makes us different” brief

 

presentation by the director at 6:45. Call (315) 685-5820 for more information.

 

www.holytrinitypreschool.com

 

Tuesday, March 20

 

COOKING CLASS: Aurora Inn, 391 Main Street, Aurora. Chef’s Specialty

 

Makes for Educational, Exotic Fun. Enjoy a Latin Cuisine. The class runs from 6 p.m. until 8:30

 

p.m. and costs $115 per person. The price includes a full meal, served at 8:30, of the dishes

 

prepared throughout the class. For further information, or to make your reservation for the

 

class, call Meryl Davis, director of training and service, at (315) 364-8862. Visit

 

www.innsofaurora.com/food-wine/cooking-classes for information on this class and others in the

 

series.

 

Wednesday, March 21

 

WOMEN EVENT: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM Skaneateles Branding Panel &

 

Luncheon, “Building A Stronger Brand” featuring Joanna Giansanti, owner Giansanti Design.

 

Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., Cost: $29.00 includes sales, promotion, lunch, panel

 

program. Reservations due March 19. To register and for more information visit,

 

www.womenties.com

 

 

. Sponsored by Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce & Karey

 

Ballway/Cooley Group.

 

Friday, March 23

 

WINE & DINNER PAIRING: Seating starts at 5:30 – 8:30. “Saltembanque”.

 

Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd., Space is limited for more info visit,

 

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com

 

 

for complete menu and more information. For reservations call,

 

(315) 685-3063.

 

Friday & Saturday, March 23 & 24

 

FUNDRAISER: Members of the Skaneateles Fire Dept.

 

are holding a bottle drive in support of the “The Johnson Family Home Project”. Bring

 

bottles/cans to Station 1 @ 77 W.Genesee St., or arrange a pick up by calling Paul (315) 569-

 

8423.

 

Friday & Saturday, March 23 & 24

 

COMMUNITY EVENT: Skaneateles Figure Skating Club

 

annual show, “Ice Dreams” “Road Trip – Skating Across America”. WG Allyn Ice Arena at the

 

Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center. Friday, 3/23 @ 7 PM; Saturday, 3/24 @ 2 PM. Advance

 

tickets available from members. At the door, Adults $8.00; Students/Seniors $6.00; Under 5

 

FREE.

 

Saturday, March 24

 

EDUCATION: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM “Saving Seeds” A demonstration in

 

rediscovering the time honored tradition of “Saving Seeds & Saving Money” presentation by

 

Laurel Aughampaugh. Ward O’ Hara Agricultural Country Living Museum & Dr. Joseph F.

 

Karpinski, Sr. Educational Center. Free parking; Free Admission; Donations Accepted. (315)

 

252-7644.

 

Saturday, March 24

 

WINE DINNER: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Aurora Inn, 391 Main Street,

 

Aurora will continue its epicurean series with a dinner featuring the wines of Shaw Vineyard. Silk

 

road-Inspired Menu Will Accompany Fine Local Wines. The meal will feature five paired courses,

 

with a reception wine and intermezzo, and will cost $60 plus tax & gratuity per person. The

 

event begins with a 6:30 reception; dinner will be served at 7 p.m. For more information on the

 

epicurean series or to preview the menu, visit the Inns of Aurora website at

 

http://innsofaurora.com/food-wine/epicurean-events. To make a reservation, call (315) 364-

 

8888.

 

Sunday, March 25

 

FUNDRAISER: 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.

 

Tuesday, March 27

 

HISTORY: 7:30 PM The Museum at The Creamery, 28 Hannum St. Talk

 

given by Laurel Auchampaugh, Town of Owasco historian on St. Civil War Prisons, Providence

 

Spring, and Civil War Soldiers.

 

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org (315) 685-1360.

 

Friday, March 30

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Far From the Tree. Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

The

 

Skaneateles Press is pleased to announce that they have received final approval from the

 

US Postal Service to begin mailing the

 

Skaneateles Press to all households in Skaneateles who

 

have sent in a request card for this subscription free of charge. You should start receiving your

 

free

 

Skaneateles Press on March 14th!

 

Registration is now open for the April children’s camp to be held at

 

Baltimore Woods Nature

 

Center,

 

4007 Bishop Hill Rd., April, 9 – 13. To register visit, www.baltimorewoods.org or call,

 

(315) 673-1350

 

Creekside Books & Coffee

 

, 35 Fennell St. will be closed all day on Saturday, March 24 for

 

some cleaning and to do inventory! (315) 685-0379.

 

Auburn YMCA-WEIU and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

has reached the 10,000 member mark!

 

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

 

Back by popular demand, Aveda’s make up artist Scott Dennis. Scott will be at

 

Hairtique April

 

14th from 9:00 to 5:00 and will be taking 45 min. appointments for make up lessons. Scott will

 

be showing Aveda’s new spring collection and tips on how to apply them to your needs. A $50

 

deposit is requested to secure your appointment and can be used toward any purchase. We are

 

all so excited to have Scott back to join our team and pick up his make up tips.

 

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

 

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,

 

Advance Concept

 

Consulting

 

and 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

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at

 

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

 

Sherwood Inn

 

March 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.

 

Thru 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.

 

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 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: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 @ 7:53 am by Curt
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