The Great Lakes Guitar Quartet is composed of guitarists Benjamin Ellis, John Ferrara, Christopher Polack and James Horan. Formed in 2013, the Quartet has given numerous performances over the past year including the Armory Square Holiday Music Series, the Everson Musem, Hawley District Evening Music Concert and the Great Lakes Guitar Society. Members of the Quartet are active in teaching and promotion of the guitar as an art form in the community and have a goal to increase the love of the guitar by promoting live performance. Room capacity 100.
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014 – 7:00 pm
Duration: 1 Hour
This holiday season, Candlelight Tours hosted of the beautifully decorated Seward House Museum will immerse you in the intimate holiday celebrations of Auburn’s rich past. You are invited to join the Seward Family as they prepare for Christmas in their Auburn home. Costumed guides will lead tours through the house, which will be bustling as members of the family, friends, and servants prepare the holiday meal, exchange gifts, share stories from past holidays, and circle around the piano to sing carols. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children twelve and under. Prepaid reservations are required as tours do sell out. Reservations can be made by calling (315) 252-1283 or visiting the Museum. Tours begin at 6pm & 7pm.
Date: Friday, December 19, 2014 – 6:00 pm
Duration: 2 Hours
Repeat Event: Repeat every Friday until December 20, 2014
Looking for a great holiday gift? Stop by the Sixth Annual Skaneateles Library Dickens Holiday Book Sale at the library on Saturdays, December 6th, 13th & 20th from 10AM to 4PM and Sundays, December 7th, 14th & 21st from noon to 4PM. We’ll have a great selection of gently used books specially selected for holiday gift giving during these weekends, as well as through the week. All proceeds will benefit the library, and we’re so thankful for your support!
Date: Saturday, December 20, 2014 – 10:00 am
Duration: 6 Hours
Repeat Event: Repeat every Saturday until December 20, 2014
Drama and reality combine in a fictitious 24 hours in the life of musician and international cultural icon Nick Cave. The film is an intimate portrait of the artistic process, celebrating the transformative power of the creative spirit.
20,000 Days on Earth premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the World Cinema Documentary awards for for directing and editing.