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Fun Fact about the Syracuse area …. did you know …..

…. that in addition to the Franklin Automobile Company, there were several other motorized vehicle manufacturers in the Syracuse area during the early 1900s. These included, Brennan Motor Manufacturing Company, Century Motor Vehicle Company manufacturers of a steam powered model, H. A. Moyer Automobile Company who were originally carriage builders and later moved to manufacturers of “high-grade pleasure cars,” Chase Motor Truck Company who were pioneers in the two-cycle, air-cooled commercial vehicle field, Palmer-Moore Company and the Sanford-Herbert Motor Truck Company who manufactured two lines of commercial vehicles.

Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Friday Facts. For details on any of these events or others down the road, take a gander at our website at www.VisitSyracuse.org.

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CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity
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Posted: Saturday, February 12th, 2011 @ 2:36 pm by Curt
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Prepared by Candace Searing for Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce

Friday, February 11 MUSIC: Finger Lakes Wind Quintet. 7:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside
Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday & Saturday, February 11 & 12 MOVIE: May I Be Frank playing at the Auburn Public
Theater, 8 Exchange Street at Genesee Downtown, Auburn 2/11 @ 1 PM & 8 PM ; 2/12 @ 8 PM
$4.00/person. www.auburnpublictheater.com (315) 253-6669

Saturday, Sunday & Monday, February 12, 13 & 14 Gallery 54 celebrates Valentines with a
Sweetheart of a Deal. Join us for 15% off all wall art over $50, drawing for a $25 gallery gift
certificate, and refreshments. We have a unique selection of inspired fine art and fine craft for all
the special someones in your life! Gallery 54 is located at 54 E. Genesee St Open: Sunday -
Friday 11AM – 5PM; Saturday 10AM – 5PM. Closed Tuesdays – March. 685-5470
www.gallery54cny.com

Saturday, February 12 MUSIC: 6:00 – 9:00 PM Mike McClennan on piano in the dining room
of the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-3405

Saturday, February 12 MUSIC:8:00 – 11:00 PM Tommy Connors in the Tavern of the
Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-3405

Saturday, February 12 CHILDREN’S EVENT: 1:00 pm. “A Valentine’s Tea Party” for Children.
Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell Street Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Saturday, February 12 MUSIC: Dave Eno. 7:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35
Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Sunday, February 13 MUSIC:4:00 – 7:00 PM Loren & Kevin Barrigar in the Tavern of the
Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-3405

Sunday, February 13 MUSIC: 7:00 – 9:00 PM Mike McClellan on the piano in the dining room
of the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315_ 685-3405

Sunday, February 13 DINNER THEATER: returns to the Springside Inn. “I Love You, Your
Perfect, Now Change” Doors Open at 3:00 pm; Dinner Begins at 3:30 pm. Entree’ Selections
Include: Chicken Farce, Roast Sirloin of Beef, and Baked Scrod All inclusive price of $45.00 per
person (includes salad, rolls, dinner and dessert!!) Call us for information at (315) 252-7247 or
email us at sales@springsideinn.com

Monday, February 14 MUSIC:6:00 – 9:00 PM Loren Barrigar, acoustic guitar in the dining
room of the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-3405

Monday, February 14 – DINNER: Valentine Dinner Celebration – Come with a spouse, a friend
or friends or by yourself to celebrate this Feast of St. Valentine and the gifts of love we
experience in our lives. Our Chef Brian and his wonderful staff will once again prepare a special
dinner for our guests. There will be live entertainment provided and as always some special
surprises! This event has sold out in past years so be sure to make your reservations early!
Dinner will be served at 6:00. Offering: $25 per person. Stella Maris Retreat Center, 130 E.
Genesee St. (315) 685-6836.

Tuesday, February 15 WOMEN EVENT: Women TIES Sales Seminar & Workshop: “Perfecting
Your Sales Performance, Method and Perception” For more information visit
www.womenties.com

Wednesday, February 16 KID’S TRIVIA starts at 5:30 PM and Adult Trivia starts at 7:00 PM.
Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell St., Admission of $1 per person (315) 685-0379
www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, February 17 MUSIC: Open Mic Night. 6:30 – 9:30 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35
Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, February 18 MUSIC: Mark Zane & Friends 7:30 – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse.
35 Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, February 18 MUSIC: Auburn Public Theater proudly presents national recording
artists AZTEC TWO-STEP. 8:00 PM Tickets $23; available in advance online at
www.auburnpublictheater.org at our box office or at the door 8 Exchange Street at Genesee
Downtown, Auburn (315) 253-6669

Friday & Saturday, February 18 & 19 MOVIE: Waiting for Superman at the Auburn Public
Theater, 8 Exchange Street at Genesee Downtown, Auburn 2/18 @ 1 PM & 8 PM ; 2/19 @ 8 PM
$8.00/person. www.auburnpublictheater.com (315) 253-6669

Saturday, February 19 MUSIC: The Sloppy Joes. 7:30-9:30PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35
Fennell St. Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, February 23 POETRY READING: The last Wednesday of every month features a
new evening of poetry reading and discussion. Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St. 7:30
PM For info contact, Angela Daddabbo at angela@auburnpublictheater.org

Posted: Friday, February 11th, 2011 @ 5:07 pm by Curt
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Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce Weekly Update “Skaneateles Skinny”
Week of Feb 7th 2011

Prepared by Candace Searing for Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce
THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

Tuesday, February 8 WOMEN EVENT: Women TIES Mohawk Valley Luncheon: “Becoming a
More Productive Leader and Growing a Business by Utilizing A Virtual Assistant” sponsored by
the Women’s Business Center of New York State. For more information visit
www.womenties.com

Wednesday, February 9 KID’S TRIVIA starts at 5:30 PM and Adult Trivia starts at 7:00 PM.
Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell St., Admission of $1 per person (315) 685-0379
www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, February 10 MUSIC: Open Mic Night. 6:30 – 8:00 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35
Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, February 10 CHAMBER EVENT: Are you a new member to the Skaneateles
Chamber of Commerce? The Chamber membership committee invites you to a New Member
Orientation immediately preceeding the Feb chamber monthly meeting. Orientation starts at
10:45 AM, Monthly Meeting at Noon. Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. RSVP by Monday, Feb 7
(315) 685-0552.

Thursday, February 10 CHAMBER EVENT: CANDIDATES FOR VILLAGE ELECTION TO SPEAK at
Chamber Meeting at the Sherwood Inn. Lunch will be served at noon and costs $15.00 per
person inclusive of tax & Gratuity. Reservations are required by calling the Chamber office at
685-0552 by February 8th. Following lunch we will hear a brief statement from the candidates
running for Skaneateles Village Trustee and Village Mayor.The public is also invited to attend this
luncheon, so feel free to make reservations for non-members as well as members.

Friday, February 11 WINE DINNER: “All In Good Taste” at The Lodge at Welch Allyn. A
sampling of premium wines chosen specifically to accentuate the night’s cuisine. Distinctive Hor
d’ Oeuvres, Gourmet dinner stations, Enticing desserts, Jazz Entertainment. $65.00 inclusive per
person, Reserve by 2/4/2011 by calling (315) 291-3721. Limited seating and full bar available.

Posted: Friday, February 11th, 2011 @ 5:02 pm by Curt
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To promote parent/child fitness and bonding, The Center (1 Hoffman St, Auburn) is offering Zumbatomic for kids with teacher Amy Mahunik at the same time an adult Zumba class with Christine Bartolotta is being offered. These classes will be held on Thursdays, Feb 24 – March 31, 6:15 – 7:15. Zumbatomic fuses Zumba moves with high energy workouts to let kids get healthy exercise while having a blast! Cost: $30 for six Zumbatomic sessions, or $7.00 to drop-in; $48 for six adult Zumba classes, or $10 to drop-in. Pre-registration is required. Register by calling (315) 704-0319 or online at www.thecenter4wellness.com.

THE CENTER
1 Hoffman St.
Auburn, NY 13021
P: 315.704.0319
F: 315.704.0160
www.TheCenter4Wellness.com

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 @ 9:46 am by Curt
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Continuing Thru 2/19/2011
Event: Exhibit: All Power to the People – Graphics of the Black Panther Party USA
Location: ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Avenue, Syracuse
For More Info: 315-218-5711

Continuing Thru 2/13/2011
Event: Syracuse Stage, in conjunction with Syracuse University presents: Rent
Location: Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse
For More Info: 315-443-3275

Continuing Thru 3/20/2011
Event: Exhibits: The Infinite Mirror-Images of American Identity & The Prints of Seong Moy
Location: Syracuse University, 215 University pl, Syracuse
For More Info: 315-443-4097 (more…)

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 @ 10:25 pm by Curt
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