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Give Peace a Chance November 5th – 7th

This event is a community-making venture of the Cayuga County Chapter of the American Red Cross (CCARC), Auburn Public Theater and other partners exploring peace in our lives.

The educational component of Give Peace a Chance includes movies, lectures, trainings, educational offerings and workshops.

Total Diversity Workshop
Thursday, November 5 from 9AM – 4PM
Cayuga County Red Cross, 11 State Street

Learn how to interact peacefully and respectfully in your community.
Cost: $10 / Registration by October 29 to CCARC

MOVIE/TBD
Friday, November 6 from 7PM – 10PM
Auburn Public Theater, Exchange Street Mall

Pre-movie commentary by peace expert at 7PM with movie to follow at 8PM
Cost: $8 purchased at the door

Movie repeated Saturday, November 7 at 8PM (no lecture)
Cost: $5 purchased at the door

“How Racism Impacts Us – Here, There & Everywhere”
Saturday, November 7 at 1PM
Auburn Public Theater, Exchange Street Mall

Led by Community Wide Dialogues in Syracuse
Cost: $5 purchased at the door

International Humanitarian Law Training
Sunday, November 8th from 2PM – 5PM
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William Street

Explore the role of global peacemaking organizations.
Cost: $10 / Registration by October 29 to CCARC

CCARC is still accepting vendors for a Peace Bazaar scheduled for Friday, November 6 from 5 – 9 pm and Saturday, November 7 from 10 am – 4 pm in the Atrium of Genesee Center, downtown. Booth rental is $30 and includes an 8’table. Reservations for one or more booths must be received by October 22nd.

The Peace Bazaar offers an opportunity for the community to shop globally and conscientiously at booths filled with Fair Trade items; recycled goods; specialty and ethnic foods; coffees and teas; jewelry; baskets and household goods; textiles; clothing and accessories; books, literature and much more. Practitioners will also offer chair massages, yoga, peace crane workshops, plus live music and children’s activities.

On Saturday night after the Bazaar, the event culminates with a cocktail party and dynamic concert Jazz for Peace, performed by internationally known musician, Rick Della Ratta and his band, which unite people and communities through jazz.

Jazz for Peace Concert
Saturday, November 7
Auburn Public Theater, Exchange Street

Buffet & Cash Bar at 6PM / Concert at 8PM
Cost: $60 per person

To purchase tickets for the Jazz for Peace concert visit www.auburnpublictheater.com or contact the APT Box Office at 315-253-6669. For general information or class registration contact the Cayuga County Chapter of the American

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 @ 3:33 pm by Curt
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Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 6:00pm

HALLOWEEN HOLIDAY PARTY

A family friendly event to benefit Hospice of The Fingerlakes!

Bring your young monsters at 6pm for some trick-or-treat action and scary fun. Then drag your old hags down later on for a Halloween bash with music and cash bar.

6-6:30 Facepainting by Joni Brown

6:30-7 Short family-friendly Halloween movie

7-7:45 Winners of the Auburn schools Halloween Poetry contest read their work

8-8:45 reading by James Delaney of two original works: Hunter’s Moon and the Hogarth saga (www.hogarthsaga.com)

9-11 music by Gary Frenay and Arty Lenin
Auburn Public Theater
108 Genesee Street
Auburn, New York 13021
(315) 253-6669

General Information
info@auburnpublictheater.com

Artistic Producing Director: Angela Daddabbo
angela@auburnpublictheater.com

Managing Director: Carey Eidel
carey@auburnpublictheater.com

Acting Classes, Volunteer Co-ordinator , House Manager – Janie MicGlire
janie@auburnpublictheater.com

Construction/Physical Space: Brian Anderson
brian@auburnpublictheater.com

Art Galley Curator: Diane Bauso
diane@auburnpublictheater.com

Theater Rental: Carey Eidel
carey@auburnpublictheater.com

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Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 @ 4:04 pm by Curt
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Eleven Lakes Winery will celebrate it’s Grand Opening on Saturday, October 3rd. Cayuga Lake’s newest winery is located at 3550 St. Rt. 89 in Seneca Falls.

Grand opening festivities will involve a complimentary wine tasting of Eleven Lakes Winery wines, and will also feature cheese samplings from the Muranda Cheese Company and homemade ice cream from the Cayuga Creamery.

Eleven Lakes Winery offers wine tasting daily, from 10 – 6:30 Mon. – Sat. and 12 – 6:30pm on Sunday.

At Eleven Lakes Winery, you’ll discover more than just great-tasting fine wines, a carefully crafted tasting room, and a fun, energetic atmosphere; you’ll find dedicated owners and staff who are passionate about sharing the unique history and stories of the Finger Lakes—the amazing resources that make wine possible.

Taste the Finger Lakes at Eleven Lakes Winery. Join us for a tasting today!

Matt Jones & Stacee Elliott
Eleven Lakes Winery
3550 St. Rt. 89
Seneca Falls, NY 13148
315-549-8702

Posted: Tuesday, September 29th, 2009 @ 9:45 am by Curt
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Skaneateles Finger Lakes New York leaf season

Skaneateles Finger Lakes New York leaf season

Near-Peak Foliage Expected in Adirondacks This Weekend; Colors Also Coming on Strong in The Catskills taken from http://fallgetaways.iloveny.com/foliage_report.html

Week of Sept. 23-29, 2009

Brilliant, near-peak foliage will make its first appearance in New York State this weekend in parts of the Adirondacks, while rapidly changing colors in the Catskills will bring most of the region to around the midpoint of change, according to I LOVE NEW YORK field observers.

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Posted: Thursday, September 24th, 2009 @ 11:57 am by Curt
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Saturday, October 10th, 2009 at 3:00pm & 7:00pm

WAKING MATILDA

The Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation’s annual fundraising weekend, The Wonderful Weekend of Gage, will feature the premiere of actor and playwright Mimi Kennedy’s one-woman show, “Waking Matilda.” The show was written specifically for the Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation. Performances will be at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. with a catered reception with Kennedy between performances. The show is co-sponsored with Planned Parenthood of the Rochester/Syracuse Region.
Learn More about the GAGE WEEKEND
About Mimi Kennedy

Auburn Public Theater
108 Genesee Street
Auburn, New York 13021
(315) 253-6669

General Information
info@auburnpublictheater.com

Artistic Producing Director: Angela Daddabbo
angela@auburnpublictheater.com

Managing Director: Carey Eidel
carey@auburnpublictheater.com

Acting Classes, Volunteer Co-ordinator , House Manager – Janie MicGlire
janie@auburnpublictheater.com

Construction/Physical Space: Brian Anderson
brian@auburnpublictheater.com

Art Galley Curator: Diane Bauso
diane@auburnpublictheater.com

Theater Rental: Carey Eidel
carey@auburnpublictheater.com

Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation’s annual fundraising weekend

Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation’s annual fundraising weekend

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 @ 7:31 pm by Curt
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