Located in the heart of Finger Lakes wine country, the Festival, takes place July 20-22, 2007, and promotes New York wines and agricultural products, the top industries of the region. Eighty wineries are slated to attend, in addition to a variety of vendors from throughout the country—representing artisans, jewelers, culinary products, displays and wine accessories.
“The Professional Development Seminar Series”
with Potluck Dinner
“How Education Can Launch Your Career: Paving Your Career Path”
Tuesday, May 1, 2007
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: NYIDE (New York Institute of Dance and Education) • 93 North Street
Great Food! Excellent information! A whole lot of fun!
Entree from Balloons Restaurant & Catering – along with your specialty “Potluck Dish” to pass. Not a cook? Bring a canned good and we’ll donate it to a local food pantry.
6:00-6:45 – Dinner
6:45-7:30 – Keynote Speakers: Dr. Phil Gover, Interim President, Cayuga Community College and Sean McLeod, President & CEO, New York Institute of Dance and Education
7:30-8:00 – Panelist Q&A
Our keynote speakers will lead a discussion on educational opportunities in the community that can feed your skill sets and prepare you for the work world, and further discussion about how to identify your assets and your desires to choose a career path that works for you. Presentations will be followed by a question and answer period, involving local professionals that have pertinent resources and networking to help answer the pressing questions of young professionals when it comes to defining their career path.
Come enjoy an evening of food, learning and fun!
Please RSVP to the Chamber by Friday, April 25th 252-7291
RSVP: (315) 252-7291 or email@example.com
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Business After 5
Hosted by The Sherwood Inn
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Cost: $5.00 with pre-registration/$7.00 at the door
Location: The Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles
First 5 IGNITE members to sign up get in for FREE!
Please RSVP through the chamber of commerce by calling (315) 252-7291 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and mention IGNITE.
More info: (315) 252-7291 or email@example.com
Bus departing from Curley’s Parking Lot promptly at 9:15 am.
The bus will returning at approximately 6:15 pm.
Cost: $35/person (includes transportation and tasting fees)
IGNITE has chartered a bus to take us around the lake to learn about some of the region’s best wines! We’ll visit King Ferry Winery, Six Mile Creek Vineyard, Bellwether Hard Cider, Hosmer Winery, Knapp Winery, Cobblestone Farm Winery and Swedish Hill Vineyard. We will leave promptly at 9:15 am from the Curley’s parking lot and return at 6:15 pm.
You can bring snacks on the bus, so please bring anything you’d like to munch on in-between stops.
We will also be having a wine raffle! Each place we stop at, we’ll get a bottle of wine to raffle at the end of the trip. That’s 7 bottles! Tickets will be 1 for $5 and 3 for $10.
You must RSVP for this event by April 13th. Don’t Delay! Seating is limited to 40 and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Contact the Chamber at (315) 252-7291 to reserve your seats.
Tickets and info: (315) 252-7291
40 Below Summit – Party with a Purpose
Friday, April 20, 2007
Time: 5:00-10:00 pm
Location: Ohm • Armory Square, Syracuse
Live music by Ashley Cox, Simplelife & Candid
All money goes to support and raise awaremess for 40 Below initiatives, espeially the Syracuse Public Art Tast Force and the “Syracuse: Live it. Love it. It’s All Here.” campaign.