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Creekside Books & Coffee Welcomes Ellen Potter
 For 2nd Writing Workshop for Middle Readers


Contact: Erika Davis     Phone# (315) 685-0379
[Skaneateles, NY] Ellen Potter, award winning author of the middle-grade OLIVIA KIDNEY series, as well as the middle-grade novel PISH POSH, will host a writing workshop for kids, ages 8-14 at Creekside Books & Coffee on Saturday October 20th at 3:00 pm.

“This is the second workshop we’re hosting this October for kids ages 8-14.  What a thrilling way for aspiring young writers to hone their craft and meet a stimulating author,” says Creekside owner Erika L. Davis.  “Her books will make great holiday gifts, especially after attending this workshop.”

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2007 @ 3:44 pm by Curt
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Creekside Books & Coffee Welcomes Cara Johnson
1st Workshop for Middle Readers
[Skaneateles, NY] Cara Johnson, author of the new series, THE DREAM TRAVELERS, will be visiting Creekside Books & Coffee, 3pm Saturday, October 6th to teach kids between the ages of 8 and 12 how they can wake up in their dreams, traveling to any time and place and transform any
nightmare into a great adventure. 


Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2007 @ 3:26 pm by Curt
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November 4th – January 6th 2008
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St
Auburn, NY 13021

Annual international juried quilt show featuring traditional and innovative quilts, wall hangings and wearable art, $5 adults/seniors, members & children under twelve FREE

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2007 @ 11:01 am by Curt
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See the Radio City Christmas Spectacular
December 1-2, 2007

Seward House is pleased to present an excursion to New York City to explore and shop. An optional highlight of the trip is the Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the world-famous Rockettes. Call (315) 252-1283 for more information. (Deposit deadline is September 15.)

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2007 @ 10:13 am by Curt
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photo by Bennett Miller 

Seward House presents author Sarah Vowell
Wednesday, October 24, 7:00 p.m.

Seward House, in partnership with the WRVO Stations, presents An Evening with Sarah Vowell at the East Middle School Auditorium, 191 Franklin Street, Auburn.

Vowell is the acclaimed author of four bestselling books, a contributing editor for public radio’s This American Life and the voice of teen superhero Violet Parr in Pixar’s The Incredibles.

Tickets are $15 general admission/ $12 for students with ID and for Circle of Friends members. Mastercard and Visa accepted. Checks payable to “Seward House” with “Sarah Vowell” in the memo field should be sent to Seward House, 33 South Street, Auburn, NY 13021. Please call 315-252-1283 for phone orders and for more information. Ticket sale proceeds support Seward House programming.

Read more about Sarah.

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2007 @ 10:05 am by Curt
Filed under: Events in CNY