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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Wednesday, December 21

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment at The

 

Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd. For dinner reservations call (315) 252-

 

VINE (8463) or from your computer or smart phone

 

www.oakandvine.com


Wednesday, December 21

 

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment “Pinky” at

 

Moro’s Bistro, One Genesee St., Auburn. (315) 282-7772


Wednesday, December 21

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com


Wednesday, December 21

 

FOOD: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Country Comfort Foods Cooking Class at


Mirbeau Inn & Spa

 

, 851 W. Genesee St. Taste & learn from Chef Steve as he prepares Chicken

 

pot pie, Shepard pie and vegetable casseroles. Cost: $40.00 for public; $20.00 spa members;

 

Free estate & wine club members. To register call (315) 685-5006

 

Thursday, December 22

 

– AUTHOR EVENT: 6:30 PM Author & Coach Jack Reed. Booksigning

 

for “Back to the Front” and “Been Dead Already” at

 

Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St,


www.creeksidebooks.com

 

 

(315) 685-0379


Thursday, December 22

 

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry.


Creekside Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free


Friday, December 23

 

MUSIC: 8:30 PM Open Mic with Dan & Tom at The Overlook on Otisco

 

Lake, 2437 Rt. 174, Marietta. For more info call (315) 636-1044

 

Saturday, December 24

 

DINNER: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Four course Christmas Eve dinner will

 

be served at

 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Cost: $70.00 per person. Visit


www.mirbeau.com/dining/menues/christmas-eve-dinner

 

 

(315) 685-5006


Sunday, December 25

 

BUFFET: 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM Christmas Day buffet will be available at


Mirbeau Inn & Spa

 

, 851 W. Genesee St. Cost $44.00 per person; ages 5-12 $16.00; 4 & under

 

free.

 

www.mirbeau.com (315) 685-5006.


Wednesday, December 28

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com


Wednesday, December 28

 

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment by “Pinky” at

 

Moro’s Bistro, One Genesee St., Auburn. (315) 282-7772


Wednesday, December 28

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment at The

 

Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd. For dinner reservations call (315) 252-

 

VINE (8463) or from your computer or smart phone www.oakandvine.com

 

Thursday, December 29

 

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry.


Creekside Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free


Friday, December 30

 

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 An evening of jazz with John Spillett & local jazz

 

piano standout, Andrew Carroll at

 

Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.


www.creeksidebooks.com

 

 

(315) 685-0379


Friday & Saturday, December 30 & 31

 

MOVIE: The Great Buck Howard 12/30 @ 1PM & 8

 

PM; 12/31 at 8 PM t

 

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669.

 

Advance online $5.00/person

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org $6.00 at the door.


Saturday, December 31

 

PARTY: 8:00 PM – Midnight at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 3rd annual New

 

Year’s Eve Gala featuring: Town Car service within Skaneateles, Entertainment, Dinner stations,

 

appetizers & hor d’oeurves, assorted beverages & dessert. Cost: $150.00 per person, inclusive

 

(21 years and older). Overnight packages available. Visit

 

www.mirbeau.com/new-year-s-evegala-

 

2011/

 

 

(315) 685-5006.


Monday, January 2

 

ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center Weeks Art Gallery is

 

pleased to present The Influence of Strata, an exhibit and sale of mixed media collage by

 

Syracuse artist Diana Godfrey in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY

 

this collection of work is open to the public during regular business hours: M-F 9am-4pm and

 

Saturday 10am-4pm. There is no admission charge to the gallery, and parking is free.

 

DICKENS:

 

December 24

 

- Mini version of Dickens with a limited cast of characters Noon – 2:30 PM

 

Merry Christmas! (315) 685-0552 or www.skaneateles.com

 

FREE Wagon Rides

 

around the village. Pick up in front of Sherwood Inn. Stops at Creekside

 

Books & Coffee.

 

Carriage Rides

 

will be available on Saturday, December 24. Rides will be available from Noon –

 

3:00 PM for a fee of $20.00 per ride!

 

Caroling at the Gazebo

 

2:00 PM. The Revels Live!


MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Skaneateles YMCA announce winter swim programs:

 

 

The Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center offer various levels of group swim lessons

 

including Parent & Child, preschool, and private. Our new session starts the first week of

 

January 2012. Swim lessons are given on Fri & Sat mornings, Tuesday late morning, T/TH

 

evenings and afternoon classes are available on Mon & Weds. What a great Christmas

 

present for anyone on your list! For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/swim-lessons/ Call today to register for a class: 685-

 

2266

 

 

Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding Course is being offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Mon

 

Dec 26 – Fri Dec 30 8:30am-5pm: Cost $300 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Red Cross WSI Instructor Course is being offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Monday

 

evenings 6-9:30 pm starting Jan 9. Cost $245 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Masters and Masters Lite Swim programs are available at the Skaneateles YMCA. Visit


www.auburnymca.org

 

 

or call (315) 685-2266 for details.


Muldoon Dry Cleaners

 

located at 22 Jordan Street, Skaneateles is now open Monday – Friday

 

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM – Noon (315) 554-8024

 

SALES:

 

The Restaurant at

 

Elderberry Pond is now offering their Traditional Dickens’ Christmas Dinner

 

in additional to their regular December farm harvest fare. The Dickens’ Special is a four course

 

fixed price dinner with Pasture Raised Roast Turkey or Beef and all the trimmings including

 

soup or salad, NA beverage and dessert for $35.00. A five dollar coupon is available for this

 

special at

 

www.elderberrypond.com


$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

 

Looking for the perfect gift this Holiday season?

 

Chamber Gift Certificates can be purchased

 

in any denomination and are good at any of our 400 plus member businesses. Chamber Holiday

 

Hours: Mon-Fri 10 AM – 4 PM; Sat & Sun Noon – 4 PM. Stop in or call ahead of time and we will

 

have them ready for you to pick up at your convenience. (315) 685-0552

 

Enjoy great food and your favorite wine. Bring your favorite bottle of wine to the Oak & Vine at

 

the

 

Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd, Auburn and the Corkage fee will be waived. Mondays

 

only! (315) 252-8463 or

 

www.oakandvine.com for reservations. Serving: M – F 4:30 – 10 PM;

 

Sat Noon – 10 PM; Sun. 1 PM – 8 PM.

 

Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or

 

Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft $1250.00/month; located

 

at The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell St. This

 

strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally strong office market. Tenants

 

include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Nixon Peabody LLP and The Skaneateles Artisans. For

 

further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje at (617) 939-6609.

 

Professional Office Space available at

 

Custom Business Services coop. Excellent opportunity

 

for small business to get all the benefits that a larger businesses enjoy without all the overhead

 

(Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training room, kitchen

 

access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-8780.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

REOCCURING EVENTS:

 

Labor Day – Memorial Day

 

 

John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 10:00

 

AM – 3:00 PM. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

 

www.barrowgallery.org.

 

Thru April

 

 

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St., will be open Fridays, 1:00 – 4:00 PM, or

 

as always, by appointment. (315) 685-1360. Looking for a Holiday gift, visit the new Gift Shop

 

at the Creamery featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed gifts.

 

Thru December 28

 

 

Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd, Marcellus will

 

hold a sale in the Gift Shop. Enjoy a 10% discount on quality merchandise in the gift shop.

 

Discount is in addition to the regular member discount—join today and save 20%! Rain barrels

 

are excluded from the sale, but are available with orders delivered by December 23.

 

The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk. Check the website

 

for scheduled events throughout the fall

 

www.baltimorewoods.org or call (315) 673-1350

 

Hours: M-F 9 AM – 4 PM; Sat 10 AM – 4 PM. Closed Sunday. (315) 673-1350.

 

Beginning Monday, January 2 – February 29

 

 

ART EXHIBIT: Baltimore Woods Nature Center

 

Weeks Art Gallery is pleased to present The Influence of Strata, an exhibit and sale of mixed

 

media collage by Syracuse artist Diana Godfrey in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill Road,

 

Marcellus, NY this collection of work is open to the public during regular business hours: M-F

 

9am-4pm and Saturday 10am-4pm. There is no admission charge to the gallery, and parking is

 

free.

 

Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

 

 

- Daily mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at

 

Stella Maris, 130 E. Genesee St. (315) 685-6836

 

First Wednesday of the month

 

 

Peregrine Homecare Services holds an Alzheimer’s Support

 

Group on the 1st Wed. of each month at The Athenaeum, 150 E. Genesee St. from 6:00 – 7:30

 

PM. Caregivers are welcome to bring their loved one to the Athenaeum for dinner and activity at

 

the same time for a reprieve during the meeting. (315) 685-5170

 

Every Wednesday & Thursday

 

 

Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel,17

 

Nelson St., room #7. Wednesdays – Open Noon – 4 PM; Thursdays – Open 10 AM – 2 PM. The

 

shop also accepts donations during these hours. Acceptable donations include: small items of

 

furniture, gently used, seasonal women’s, men’s and children’s brand name clothing, home

 

décor, antiques and collectibles. For more information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any

 

questions about the work of Hospice, please call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.

 

Every Saturday

 

 

9:00 PM Live entertainment at the Cedar House Bowling Lane bar (315) 685-

 

5117.

 

Every Sunday

 

 

4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-

 

3405

 

Have a great day!

 

Candace Searing

 

Administrative Specialist

 

Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

 

csearing@skaneateles.com

 

http://www.skaneateles.com

 

(315) 685-0552

 

P.O. Box 199

 

22 Jordan Street

 

Skaneateles, NY 13152

 

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On-going Onondaga County Events!

 

~  Onondaga Lake Park presents its annual light spectacular Lights on the Lake evenings thru January 8, 2012.  Call 453-6712 or go to www.LightsOnTheLake.com for details.

 

~  Outdoor ice skating is open in wonderful Clinton Square, located in downtown Syracuse at S. Salina, W. Genesee & S. Clinton Streets.  Call 423-0129 for details.

 

~  IMAX Movies:   Polar Express, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt 2, Under the Sea, Mystery of the Great Lakes & T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous are currently showing at the Museum of Science & Technology (MOST). Call 425-9068 or www.most.org for specific times and dates.  Visit their new exhibit New York Remembers & DINOMania!

 

~  Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.     Go to their website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511 for details.

 

~   CNY Regional Farmers Market is open from 7am to 2pm each Saturday & Sunday (flea market); Market Common shops open daily.  Call 422-8647 for information.

 

~  Syracuse Crunch Hockey is back with great slammin’ action at the War Memorial at Oncenter!  Call 435-2121 or go to their website at www.SyracuseCrunch.com for details.

 

~  Community Folk Art Center is featuring their latest exhibit African Diasporan Treasures – 40 Years of Community Folk Art Center continuting through December 10th.  For details, call 442-2230 or visit the website at www.CommunityFolkArtCenter.org.

 

~  Art Mart 2011 is located in the City Hall Commons at 300 W. Fayette St.  For details on this annual holiday favorite, call 637-6562 or go to www.DowntownSyracuse.com.

 

~  Everson Museum of Art is featuring several exciting exhibits:  From Here to There: Alec Soth’s America, Art Full Yoga, Margie Hughto: A Fired Landscap3 & IÃ’igo Manglano-Ovalle, Always After (the Glass House).  Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

 

~  The Erie Canal Museum is featuring its wonderful annual Gingerbread Gallery thru January 8th.  For details, call 471-0593 or visit the website at www.ErieCanalMuseum.org for details.

 

~  Spaghetti Warehouse features Acme Mystery Dinner Theater  on Thursday evenings and Magic Circle Children’s Theater on Saturdays about noon.  Call 475-1807 for details.

 

~  The Central Library at the Galleries is featuring the various art exhibits & programs to explore.  For more information call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org for details.

 

Continues thru 12/28/2011

Event:     Wednesday Night Walk Up Radio

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Continues thru 1/22/2012

Event:     Sources and Structures: The Art of Robert Stackhouse

Location:  SUArt Galleries, Syracuse University, College Place, Shaffer Art Building, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-4097

 

Continues thru 12/24/2011

Event:     Annual Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles!

Location:  Genesee, Jordan and Fennell Streets, 20 Genesee Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0552

 

Continues thru 12/31/2011

Event:     Syracuse Stage Presents: The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe

Location:  Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-3275

 

Continues thru 12/17/2011

Event:     Armory Square Holiday Program & Historic Horse-drawn Trolley Tours

Location:  Armory Square, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continues thru 12/17/2011

Event:     Holiday Tea/Entertainment at the Jefferson Clinton Hotel

Location:  Jefferson Clinton Hotel, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0500

 

Continues thru 1/8/2012

Event:     Sculpture Club Exhibition

Location:  XL Projects, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-442-2542

 

Continues thru 12/18/2011

Event:     Breakfast with Santa (RESERVATIONS REQUIRED)

Location:  Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-8511 x113

 

 

Continues thru 12/17/2011

Event:     Great Estate Road Show

Location:  Comfort Inn Carrier Circle, 6491 Thompson Road, Syracuse

For More Info:  888-537-8283

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/16/2011

Event:     Red Light Series Holiday Drag Show

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Andy Hendrickson & Sal Demilio Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  12/16/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Hand in Hand Youth Theater: Alice in Wonderland: The Remix!

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Ave, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/16/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     CNY Art Forum sponsors “3rd Amateur Art Show”

Location:  Salina Free Library, 100 Belmont St, Mattydale

For More Info:  315-434-9198

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     CNY Theatre Organ Society Christmas Concert

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-451-6551

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Arctic Artmaking

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Junior Cafe Scientifique

Location:  Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-9068

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Polar Express Pajama Party

Location:  Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse

For More Info:  425-9068 x2132

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Empire Brass Quintet featuring Elisabeth Von Trapp

Location:  Onondaga Community College, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Demos at Dickens – Skaneateles Artisans

Location:  The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell Street, Lower, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-8580

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 1/2/2012

Event:     Syracuse New Times / Family Times Eco-Igloo

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 3/18/2012

Event:     Horsedrawn Sleigh Rides

Location:  Highland Forest Park, 1254 Highland Park Rd., Fabius

For More Info:  315-683-5550

 

Starts:  12/18/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Elf- Snow Days Film for Families and Costume Contest

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/18/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Holiday Pops Symphony Syracuse

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  12/18/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Concert:  Christmas at the Palace featuring the DeSantis Orchestra

Location:  Palace Theater, 2384 James St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-7218 or 488-7611

 

Starts:  12/20/2011       Ends: 12/20/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Bucknell

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/20/2011       Ends: 12/28/2011

Event:     Hanukkah Menorah Lighting in Hanover Square

Location:  Hanover Square, E. Genesee St. and S. Warren, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-424-0363

 

Starts:  12/21/2011       Ends: 12/21/2011

Event:     Country Comfort Foods Cooking Class

Location:  Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 West Genesee Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-1927

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Tulane

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Solstice Celebration Featuring Ice Wine Tasting

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Concert:  Jim Brickman’s “A Christmas Celebration”

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/24/2011

Event:     Joel Lindley & Jessimae Pelluso Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  12/23/2011       Ends: 12/23/2011

Event:     Comedy Christmas Spectacular

Location:  Justin’s Grill, 6400 Yorktown Circle, East Syracuse

For More Info:  315-437-1461

 

Starts:  12/23/2011       Ends: 12/23/2011

Event:     Syracuse Silver Knights vs. Missouri Comets

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-303-7261

 

Starts:  12/27/2011       Ends: 12/27/2011

Event:     Grandfather Frost’s Stories of Russia

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/27/2011       Ends: 12/27/2011

Event:     Open Hand Theater: The Secret of the Puppet’s Book

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/28/2011       Ends: 12/28/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Seton Hall

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/28/2011       Ends: 12/28/2011

Event:     Children’s Gingerbread House Workshops

Location:  Erie Canal Museum, 318 Erie Boulevard East, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-471-0593

 

Starts:  12/29/2011       Ends: 1/1/2012

Event:     Paul Venier Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  12/31/2011       Ends: 12/31/2011

Event:     40 BeLOW-OUT: New Year’s Eve Party featuring Joe Driscoll

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-1835

 

Starts:  12/31/2011       Ends: 12/31/2011

Event:     First Night of Funny

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  12/31/2011       Ends: 12/31/2011

Event:     Syracuse Silver Knights vs. Norfolk SharX

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-303-7261

 

Starts:  12/31/2011       Ends: 12/31/2011

Event:     New Years Eve with Paul Venier Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  1/4/2012           Ends: 1/8/2012

Event:     Disney On Ice: Treasure Trove

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  1/6/2012           Ends: 1/7/2012

Event:     Syracuse Shakespeare Festival Presents: The Resurrection of John Frum

Location:  The Warehouse Theatre, 350 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-1835

 

Starts:  1/7/2012           Ends: 1/7/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Marquette

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  1/7/2012           Ends: 1/7/2012

Event:     Open Hand Theater: The Secret of the Puppet’s Book

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  1/8/2012           Ends: 1/8/2012

Event:     Eastern Mountain Sports and Beaver Lake’s Snowshoe Race

Location:  Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 East Mud Lake Rd, Baldwinsville

For More Info:  315-638-2519

 

Starts:  1/14/2012         Ends: 1/14/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Providence

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  1/16/2012         Ends: 1/16/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Pittsburgh

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  1/20/2012         Ends: 1/20/2012

Event:     Concert:  Bryan Adams

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  1/21/2012         Ends: 1/22/2012

Event:     Salt City Winter Antique Show

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  1/27/2012         Ends: 1/29/2012

Event:     26th Annual Am-Jam Tattoo Expo

Location:  Holiday Inn Liverpool, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-457-1122

 

Starts:  1/28/2012         Ends: 1/28/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. West Virginia

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  1/28/2012         Ends: 1/28/2012

Event:     Winterfest in Skaneateles

Location:  Genesee, Jordan & Fennell Streets in Skaneateles, 22 Jordan Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0552

 

Starts:  1/29/2012         Ends: 1/29/2012

Event:     Collectorsfest Sports Memorabilia Show

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 @ 11:09 am by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles

 
 
 
 

On-going Onondaga County Events!

 

~  Onondaga Lake Park presents its annual light spectacular Lights on the Lake evenings thru January 8, 2012.  Call 453-6712 or go to www.LightsOnTheLake.com for details.

 

~  Outdoor ice skating is open in wonderful Clinton Square, located in downtown Syracuse at S. Salina, W. Genesee & S. Clinton Streets.  Call 423-0129 for details.

 

~  IMAX Movies:   Polar Express, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt 2, Under the Sea, Mystery of the Great Lakes & T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous are currently showing at the Museum of Science & Technology (MOST). Call 425-9068 or www.most.org for specific times and dates.  Visit their new exhibit New York Remembers & DINOMania!

 

~  Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.     Go to their website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511 for details.

 

~   CNY Regional Farmers Market is open from 7am to 2pm each Saturday & Sunday (flea market); Market Common shops open daily.  Call 422-8647 for information.

 

~  Syracuse Crunch Hockey is back with great slammin’ action at the War Memorial at Oncenter!  Call 435-2121 or go to their website at www.SyracuseCrunch.com for details.

 

~  Community Folk Art Center is featuring their latest exhibit African Diasporan Treasures – 40 Years of Community Folk Art Center continuting through December 10th.  For details, call 442-2230 or visit the website at www.CommunityFolkArtCenter.org.

 

~  Art Mart 2011 is located in the City Hall Commons at 300 W. Fayette St.  For details on this annual holiday favorite, call 637-6562 or go to www.DowntownSyracuse.com.

 

~  Everson Museum of Art is featuring several exciting exhibits:  From Here to There: Alec Soth’s America, Art Full Yoga, Margie Hughto: A Fired Landscap3 & IÃ’igo Manglano-Ovalle, Always After (the Glass House).  Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

 

~  The Erie Canal Museum is featuring its wonderful annual Gingerbread Gallery thru January 8th.  For details, call 471-0593 or visit the website at www.ErieCanalMuseum.org for details.

 

~  Spaghetti Warehouse features Acme Mystery Dinner Theater  on Thursday evenings and Magic Circle Children’s Theater on Saturdays about noon.  Call 475-1807 for details.

 

~  The Central Library at the Galleries is featuring the various art exhibits & programs to explore.  For more information call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org for details.

 

 

Continuing thru 12/28/2011

Event:     Wednesday Night Walk Up Radio

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Continuing thru 1/22/2012

Event:     Sources and Structures: The Art of Robert Stackhouse

Location:  SUArt Galleries, Syracuse University, College Place, Shaffer Art Building, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-4097

 

Continuing thru 12/24/2011

Event:     Annual Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles!

Location:  Genesee, Jordan and Fennell Streets, 20 Genesee Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0552

 

Continuing thru 12/31/2011

Event:     Syracuse Stage Presents: The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe

Location:  Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-3275

 

Continuing thru 12/17/2011

Event:     Armory Square Holiday Program & Historic Horse-drawn Trolley Tours

Location:  Armory Square, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continuing thru 12/17/2011

Event:     Holiday Tea/Entertainment at the Jefferson Clinton Hotel

Location:  Jefferson Clinton Hotel, 416 S. Clinton St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0500

 

Continuing thru 1/8/2012

Event:     Sculpture Club Exhibition

Location:  XL Projects, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-442-2542

 

Continuing thru 12/10/2011

Event:     Play:  The Red House presents “The Wiz”

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Continuing thru 12/10/2011

Event:     Rarely Done Productions Presents: Judy’s Scary Little Christmas

Location:  Jazz Central, 441 East Washington St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continuing thru 12/11/2011

Event:     Holiday Festival of Trees

Location:  Shoppingtown Mall, 3649 Erie Boulevard East, DeWitt

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Continuing thru 12/18/2011

Event:     Breakfast with Santa  (Reservations strongly suggested)

Location:  Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-8511 x113

 

Starts:  12/5/2011         Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Great Estate Road Show

Location:  Crowne Plaza, 701 East Genesee Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  888-537-8283

 

Starts:  12/8/2011         Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Paul Bond & Joe Currie Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  12/8/2011         Ends: 12/15/2011

Event:     Ladies & Gents Shopping Night in Skaneateles

Location:  Genesee, Jordan & Fennell Streets in Skaneateles, 22 Jordan Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0052

 

Starts:  12/9/2011         Ends: 12/9/2011

Event:     Comedian Jeff Dunham: Controlled Chaos

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  12/9/2011         Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Play:  Birth of a King (produced by Dr. Joan Hillsman)

Location:  Community Folk Art Center, 805 E Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-442-2230

 

Starts:  12/9/2011         Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Sugar and Spice and ALL Things Nice! Holiday Show

Location:  Shoppingtown Mall, 3649 Erie Boulevard E, Syracuse

For More Info:  518-491-1130

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Christmas Pie: Noel Sing We

Location:  United Church of Fayetteville, 310 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-637-3899

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Concert:  Branford Marsalis

Location:  Onondaga Community College, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Grandfather Frost’s Stories of Russia

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     NYS Indoor Go-Kart Racing Championship

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-676-1061

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Open House at the Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at The Creamery

Location:  The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0552

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. George Washington

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/10/2011

Event:     The Adventures of Rudolph

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     From the Earth Arts & Crafts Festival

Location:  Onondaga Nation School, Route 11A, Onondaga Nation Territory, Nedrow

For More Info:  315-472-5478

 

Starts:  12/10/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Glass Studio Holiday Open House

Location:  Snake Oil Glassworks, Inc., 4251 Jordan Road, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-5091

 

Starts:  12/11/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     A Christmas Pie: Noel Sing We

Location:  Liverpool United Methodist Church, 604 Oswego St., Liverpool

For More Info:  315-637-3899

 

Starts:  12/11/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Barney’s Birthday Bash Live!

Location:  Onondaga Community College, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  12/11/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Handel’s “Messiah”

Location:  Hendricks Chapel, Syracuse University, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  12/11/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Holiday Fun with the Central New York Bluegrass Association

Location:  American Legion, 13 East Main St, Marcellus

For More Info:  315-572-2247

 

Starts:  12/11/2011       Ends: 12/11/2011

Event:     Holiday Movie Double Feature:  “A Christmas Story” & “Elf”

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  12/12/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Great Estate Road Show

Location:  Comfort Inn Carrier Circle, 6491 Thompson Road, Syracuse

For More Info:  888-537-8283

 

Starts:  12/13/2011       Ends: 12/13/2011

Event:     Film:  Unsung Heroes Film Series “Sister Helen”

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  12/13/2011       Ends: 12/13/2011

Event:     Merry Christmas Syracuse

Location:  Inspiration Hall, 709 James Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-214-7333

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/15/2011

Event:     Elisabeth Meyer Artist Lecture

Location:  The Warehouse, Room 004, 350 W Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-6450

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/15/2011

Event:     TH3 – Third Thursday City-wide Art Open

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/16/2011

Event:     Red Light Series Holiday Drag Show

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  12/15/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Andy Hendrickson & Sal Demilio Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  12/16/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Hand in Hand Youth Theater: Alice in Wonderland: The Remix!

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Ave, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Arctic Artmaking

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     CNY Theatre Organ Society Christmas Concert

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-451-6551

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Demos at Dickens – Skaneateles Artisans

Location:  The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell Street, Lower, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-8580

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Empire Brass Quintet featuring Elisabeth Von Trapp

Location:  Onondaga Community College, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Junior Cafe Scientifique

Location:  Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-9068

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 12/17/2011

Event:     Polar Express Pajama Party

Location:  Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-9068 x2132

 

Starts:  12/17/2011       Ends: 1/2/2012

Event:     Syracuse New Times / Family Times Eco-Igloo

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Starts:  12/18/2011       Ends: 12/18/2011

Event:     Holiday Pops Symphony Syracuse

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  12/20/2011       Ends: 12/20/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Bucknell

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Jim Brickman’s “A Christmas Celebration”

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Solstice Celebration Featuring Ice Wine Tasting

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  12/22/2011       Ends: 12/22/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Tulane

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Starts:  12/27/2011       Ends: 12/27/2011

Event:     Grandfather Frost’s Stories of Russia

Location:  Open Hand Theater, 518 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  12/28/2011       Ends: 12/28/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Men’s Basketball vs. Seton Hall

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  888-366-3849

 

Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 @ 10:03 pm by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles

 
 
 
 

 

THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Wednesday, December 14 Chamber Holiday Party

 

6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Sherwood Inn.

 

$25.00 per person. Please bring your payment to the Chamber office at 22 Jordan St., to

 

confirm your reservation.

 

Wednesday, December 14

 

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment by “Pinky” at Moro’s Bistro, One Genesee St., Auburn. (315) 282-7772

 

Wednesday, December 14

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Wednesday, December 14

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment at The

 

Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd. For dinner reservations call (315) 252-

 

VINE (8463) or from your computer or smart phone www.oakandvine.com

 

Thursday, December 15

 

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry.

 

Creekside Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free

 

Friday, December 16

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM The Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers trio. Creekside

 

Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday, December 16

 

FUNDRAISER: 6:30 PM The SCS Madrigal Choir presents “A Holiday

 

Renaissance Feast” at the Lodge at Welch-Allyn. Proceeds to benefit the School Choral program.

 

For ticket information visit

 

www.showtix4u.com For assistance call 291-2296

 

Friday, December 16

 

MUSIC: 9:00 PM Open Mic with Tom and Dan at Moon Dance, 2512

 

Cherry Valley Turnpike. (315) 673-1135.

 

Friday & Saturday, December 16 & 17

 

MOVIE: Dolphin Boy 12/16 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 12/17 at

 

8 PM t

 

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Advance online

 

$5.00/person

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org $6.00 at the door.

 

Saturday, December 17

 

BOOK SALE: Noon – 4:00 PM. The Friends of the Skaneateles Library,

 

holiday book sale at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. All proceeds benefit the

 

Skaneateles Library Association. (315) 685-5135

 

www.skaneateleslibrary.org

 

Saturday, December 17

 

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Kevin Dorsey & FORE play. Fun Christmas

 

music.

 

Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Admission FREE (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, December 17

 

HOLIDAY: 3:00 PM “A Dickens of a Tea” with characters from the

 

Dickens Cast at The Athenaeum, 150 E. Genesee St. Bring a canned or boxed good as a

 

donation for the Skaneateles Ecumenical Food Pantry. For more information call (315) 685-

 

1400.

 

Saturday, December 17

 

BOOK SALE: Noon – 4:00 PM. The Friends of the Skaneateles Library,

 

holiday book sale at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. All proceeds benefit the

 

Skaneateles Library Association. (315) 685-5135

 

www.skaneateleslibrary.org

 

Saturday, December 17

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Elephant Shoes at Anyela’s Vineyards,

 

2433 West Lake Rd. (315) 685-3797

 

Saturday, December 17

 

HOLIDAY: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM The Skaneateles Town Square at 61

 

Fennell Street is offering a Kids Christmas Craft Workshop. Join Emily and Jackie and create

 

your very own Christmas decoration! Free for all kids under the age of 13. (315) 685-5748

 

Saturday, December 17

 

MUSIC: 1:00 PM CBA JAZZ BAND will perform at the Skaneateles

 

Library, 49 E Genesee St.

 

Saturday, December 17

 

HOLIDAY: 3:00 PM The Athenaeum at 150 E Genesee St. invites you

 

to Tea. Caroling with the Dickens characters. Bring a canned good for the ecumenical food

 

pantry as your price of admission.

 

Saturday, December 17

 

DANCERS: 3:00 PM Blessed Virgin Mary Academy English Dancers, in

 

period costume. Performing at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E Genesee St.

 

Saturday & Sunday, December 17 & 18

 

HOLIDAY: Noon – 2:00 PM Visits with Santa at

 

Skaneateles Town Square

 

, 61 Fennell St. (315) 685-5748.

 

Saturday & Sunday, December 17 & 18

 

ART DEMONSTRATION: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Artist

 

demonstration at Skaneateles Artisans, Gallery Under the Stone, 3 Fennell St. SAT: Artist Evelyn

 

Dankovich will demonstrate the technique of landscape painting. SUN: DeeAnne vonHunke will

 

demonstrate the art of metal smithing. (315) 685-8580.

 

Sunday, December 18

 

FAMILY HOUR SERIES: 2:00 PM David Kirk will read from “Miss Spider”

 

at Auburn Public Theater, corner of Genesee and Exchange Streets, Auburn. Free (suggested

 

family donation $5.00).

 

Sunday, December 18

 

MUSIC: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM PM Finger Lakes Wind Quintet. Creekside

 

Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. Free (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Sunday, December 18

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM Tom Barnes at The Sherwood Inn 26 W. Genesee St.

 

(315) 685-3405

 

Sundays, December 18

 

BOOK SALE: Noon – 4:00 PM. The Friends of the Skaneateles Library,

 

Holiday Book Sale at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. All proceeds benefit the

 

Skaneateles Library Association. (315) 685-5135

 

www.skaneateleslibrary.org

 

Sunday, December 18

 

MUSIC: 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Skaneateles Middle School Jazz Band will

 

perform at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E Genesee St.

 

Sunday, December 18

 

MUSIC: 2:30 PM Wearing costumes adorned with ribbons and bells,

 

the Thornden Morris and Bassett Street Hounds Dancers will perform English folk dances and will

 

present a short Christmas mummer’s play, traditionally found in country villages in Dickens’

 

time. Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee Street.

 

Sunday, December 18

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM MasterWorks Choral Annual Christmas Concert at St.

 

Mary’s of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St. Featured will be Christmas Carols and music of the

 

season with bells & solists. A free-will offering will be requested. For more information call

 

(315) 530-2074 or www.masterworkschoralcny.org Non-perishable food items will be collected

 

for the Ecumenical Food Pantry.

 

Wednesday, December 21

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment at The Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd. For dinner reservations call (315) 252-

 

VINE (8463) or from your computer or smart phone

 

www.oakandvine.com

 

Wednesday, December 21

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Wednesday, December 21

 

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM Tonight and every Wednesday

 

entertainment “Pinky” at Moro’s Bistro, One Genesee St., Auburn. (315) 282-7772

 

Friday, December 23

 

MUSIC: 8:30 PM Open Mic with Dan & Tom at The Overlook on Otisco

 

Lake, 2437 Rt. 174, Marietta. For more info call (315) 636-1044

 

Wednesday, December 21

 

FOOD: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Country Comfort Foods Cooking Class at

 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Taste & learn from Chef Steve as he prepares Chicken

 

pot pie, Shepard pie and vegetable casseroles. Cost: $40.00 for public; $20.00 spa members;

 

Free estate & wine club members. To register call (315) 685-5006

 

Thursday, December 22

 

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry.

 

Creekside Coffeehouse

 

, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com Free

 

Saturday, December 24

 

DINNER: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Four course Christmas Eve dinner will

 

be served at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Cost: $70.00 per person. Visit

 

www.mirbeau.com/dining/menues/christmas-eve-dinner

 

 

(315) 685-5006

 

Sunday, December 25

 

BUFFET: 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM Christmas Day buffet will be available at

 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Cost $44.00 per person; ages 5-12 $16.00; 4 & under

 

free.

 

www.mirbeau.com (315) 685-5006.

 

Saturday, December 31

 

PARTY: 8:00 PM – Midnight at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 3rd annual New

 

Year’s Eve Gala featuring: Town Car service within Skaneateles, Entertainment, Dinner stations,

 

appetizers & hor d’oeurves, assorted beverages & dessert. Cost: $150.00 per person, inclusive

 

(21 years and older). Overnight packages available. Visit

 

www.mirbeau.com/new-year-s-evegala-

 

2011/

 

 

(315) 685-5006.

 

DICKENS:

 

FREE Roasted Chestnuts

 

in front of Johnny Angels Restaurant on Jordan St. (Brought to you

 

by: TOPS Markets, Johnny Angels, Skaneateles Town Square, & Mid-Lakes Nav.)

 

FREE Carriage Rides

 

around the village. Pick up in front of Sherwood Inn. Stops at Creekside

 

Books & Coffee.

 

No free Carriage Rides will be available on Saturday, December 24. Rides will be available from

 

Noon – 3:00 PM for a fee of $20.00 per ride!

 

FREE egg nog

 

served by our local Girl Scouts every Saturday at 42 E. Genesee St. courtesy of

 

Byrne Dairy and Dr. Rob.

 

Caroling at the Gazebo

 

2:00 PM. The Revels Live!

 

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Thurs Dec 15

 

—Gazella Dance Studio Christmas Show at the First Presbyterian Church 97 E

 

Genesee St.. Three performances one each at 6:00 PM; 7:00 PM & 8:00 PM. (315) 730-3030 or

 

(315) 729-8645

 

Fri Dec 16

 

Christmas Cantata at Skaneateles United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St. at 7:30

 

PM

 

Sat & Sun Dec 17 & 18

 

- Artist Demonstration at Skaneateles Artisans, Gallery Under the

 

Stone, 3 Fennell St. From 1 PM—4 PM. SAT—watch as Evelyn S. Dankovich creates landscape

 

painting and SUN— DeeAnn and Bob VonHunke perform metal smithing. (315) 685-8580

 

Sat Dec 17

 

—Music at Anyela’s Vineyards by Elephant Shoes from 4-7 pm, 2433 West Lake Rd.

 

(315) 685-3797

 

Sat Dec 17

 

—The Skaneateles Town Square at 61 Fennell Street is offering a Kids Christmas

 

Craft Workshop from 11 am—1 pm. Join Emily and Jackie and create your very own Christmas

 

decoration! Free for all kids under the age of 13. (315) 685-5748

 

Sat Dec 17

 

—CBA JAZZ BAND will perform at 1 pm at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E Genesee St.

 

Sat Dec 17

 

—The Athenaeum at 150 E Genesee St. invites you to Tea at 3 pm. Caroling with

 

the Dickens characters. Bring a canned good for the ecumenical food pantry as your price of

 

admission.

 

Sat Dec 17

 

— Blessed Virgin Mary Academy English Dancers, in period costume. Performing at

 

the Skaneateles Library, 49 E Genesee St. at 3 pm

 

Sun Dec 18

 

—Skaneateles Middle School Jazz Band will perform at the Skaneateles Library, 49

 

E Genesee St from 12:30—1 pm

 

Sun Dec 18

 

—Wearing costumes adorned with ribbons and bells, the Thornden Morris and

 

Bassett Street Hounds Dancers will perform English folk dances and will present a short

 

Christmas mummer’s play, traditionally found in country villages in Dickens’ time. Skaneateles

 

Library, 49 E. Genesee Street at 2:30 pm.

 

Sun Dec 18

 

- MasterWorks Choral Annual Christmas Concert at St. Mary’s of the Lake Church,

 

81 Jordan St. 4 PM. Featured will be Christmas Carols and music of the season with bells &

 

soloists. A free-will offering will be requested. For more information call (315) 530-2074 or

 

www.masterworkschoralcny.org Non-perishable food items will be collected for the Ecumenical

 

Food Pantry.

 

Dec 24

 

- Mini version of Dickens with a limited cast of characters Noon -2:30 PM Happy

 

Holidays! (315) 685-0552 or www.skaneateles.com

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Skaneateles YMCA announce winter swim programs:

 

 

The Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center offers various different levels of group

 

swimming lessons including Parent & Child lessons, preschool lessons, and private

 

lessons. Our new session starts the first week of January 2012. We offer swimming

 

lessons, Fri mornings, Sat mornings, Tuesday late morning, T/TH evenings and afternoon

 

classes on Mon and Weds. What a great Christmas Present for your favorite child. For

 

additional information on class times; http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/swim-lessons/

 

Call today to register for a class: 685-2266

 

 

Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding Course offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Mon Dec 26

 

thru Fri Dec 30 8:30am-5pm: Cost $300 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Red Cross WSI Instructor Course offered at the Skaneateles YMCA, Monday evenings 6-

 

9:30pm starting Jan 9, 2012. Cost $245 For additional information on class times;

 

http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call today to register for a

 

class: 685-2266

 

 

Masters and Masters Lite Swim programs are available at the Skaneateles YMCA. Visit

 

www.auburnymca.org

 

 

or call (315) 685-2266 for details.

 

Muldoon Dry Cleaners

 

located at 22 Jordan Street, Skaneateles is now open Monday – Friday

 

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM – Noon (315) 554-8024

 

SALES:

 

The Restaurant at

 

Elderberry Pond is now offering their Traditional Dickens’ Christmas Dinner

 

in additional to their regular December farm harvest fare. The Dickens’ Special is a four course

 

fixed price dinner with Pasture Raised Roast Turkey or Beef and all the trimmings including

 

soup or salad, NA beverage and dessert for $35.00. A five dollar coupon is available for this

 

special at

 

www.elderberrypond.com

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

 

Looking for the perfect gift this Holiday season?

 

Chamber Gift Certificates can be purchased

 

in any denomination and are good at any of our 400 plus member businesses. Chamber Holiday

 

Hours: Mon-Fri 10 AM – 4 PM; Sat & Sun Noon – 4 PM. Stop in or call ahead of time and we will

 

have them ready for you to pick up at your convenience. (315) 685-0552

 

Enjoy great food and your favorite wine. Bring your favorite bottle of wine to the Oak & Vine at

 

the

 

Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd, Auburn and the Corkage fee will be waived. Mondays

 

only! (315) 252-8463 or

 

www.oakandvine.com for reservations. Serving: M – F 4:30 – 10 PM;

 

Sat Noon – 10 PM; Sun. 1 PM – 8 PM.

 

Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or

 

Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft $1250.00/month; located

 

at The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell St. This

 

strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally strong office market. Tenants

 

include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Nixon Peabody LLP and The Skaneateles Artisans. For

 

further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje at (617) 939-6609.

 

Professional Office Space

 

available at Custom Business Services coop. Excellent

 

opportunity for small business to get all the benefits that a larger businesses enjoy without all

 

the overhead (Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training

 

room, kitchen access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-

 

8780.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

The Chamber is organizing the bell ringers during Dickens. To volunteer to ring bells for the

 

Salvation Army, please contact the Chamber Office at (315) 685-0552. One hour shifts are

 

available from noon – 4:00 PM on the following days: December 10 & 11, 17 & 18. Bell Ringers

 

are also needed on Friday December 2 from 6 – 8 PM and December 24 from Noon – 2 PM.

 

REOCCURING EVENTS:

 

Labor Day – Memorial Day

 

 

John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 10:00

 

AM – 3:00 PM. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

 

www.barrowgallery.org.

 

Thru December 18

 

 

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St., will be open November 25 –

 

December 18 Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 4:00 PM; Dec 19-31 Fridays, 1:00 – 4:00

 

PM, or as always, by appointment. (315) 685-1360. Looking for a Holiday gift, visit the new Gift

 

Shop at the Creamery featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed gifts.

 

Thru December 28

 

 

Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd, Marcellus will

 

hold a sale in the Gift Shop. Enjoy a 10% discount on quality merchandise in the gift shop.

 

Discount is in addition to the regular member discount—join today and save 20%! Rain barrels

 

are excluded from the sale, but are available with orders delivered by December 23.

 

The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk. Check the website

 

for scheduled events throughout the fall

 

www.baltimorewoods.org or call (315) 673-1350

 

Hours: M-F 9 AM – 4 PM; Sat 10 AM – 4 PM. Closed Sunday. (315) 673-1350.

 

Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

 

 

- Daily mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at

 

Stella Maris, 130 E. Genesee St. (315) 685-6836

 

First Wednesday of the month

 

 

Peregrine Homecare Services holds an Alzheimer’s Support

 

Group on the 1st Wed. of each month at The Athenaeum, 150 E. Genesee St. from 6:00 – 7:30

 

PM. Caregivers are welcome to bring their loved one to the Athenaeum for dinner and activity at

 

the same time for a reprieve during the meeting. (315) 685-5170

 

Every Wednesday & Thursday

 

 

Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel,17

 

Nelson St., room #7. Wednesdays – Open Noon – 4 PM; Thursdays – Open 10 AM – 2 PM. The

 

shop also accepts donations during these hours. Acceptable donations include: small items of

 

furniture, gently used, seasonal women’s, men’s and children’s brand name clothing, home

 

décor, antiques and collectibles. For more information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any

 

questions about the work of Hospice, please call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.

 

Every Saturday

 

 

9:00 PM Live entertainment at the Cedar House Bowling Lane bar (315) 685-

 

5117.

 

Every Sunday

 

 

4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-

 

3405

 

Have a great day!

 

Candace Searing

 

Administrative Specialist

 

Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

 

csearing@skaneateles.com

 

http://www.skaneateles.com

 

(315) 685-0552

 

P.O. Box 199

 

22 Jordan Street

 

Skaneateles, NY 13152

 

Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 @ 9:42 pm by Curt
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The Cayuga County Office of Tourism is open from 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday. 

CAYUGA COUNTY EVENT LISTING

Saturday, October 30 – Sunday, January 8 – Quilts=Art=Quilts – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  International contemporary juried quilt exhibit.  Admission $6/adults, members and children under 12 free.   www.myartcenter.org           315-255-1553  

Saturday, November 19 – December 31 – Cayuga Museum 75th Anniversay Exhibit – Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  View the 75th anniversary exhibit chronicling the history of the Cayuga Museum of History and Art and the Case Research Lab.  Also enjoy the new exhibit ’Quilts’ by the Cayuga Lake Quilters Guild.  www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum  315-253-8051 

December 16 & December 17 – Candlelight Tours – Seward House Museum, 33 South St.  Celebrate the arrival of the holiday season with an enchanting candlelight tour of the elegant Seward House Museum. Top area florists, artisans and the Skaneateles Garden Club have adopted the Seward House to provide a showcase of holiday decorations! Experience the unique charm and history of the festively adorned Seward House Museum. Prepaid reservations required. $10 adult, $8 for twelve and under. Tours at 6:00 and 7:00pm.  .  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

December 16 & December 17 – “Dolphin Boy” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  A true story about the healing power of nature.  Dolphin Boy tells the intriguing story of Morad, a teenage boy who was left in an almost vegetative state after being abducted and beaten. Two weeks before being committed to a mental institution Morad’s doctor recommends a radical treatment: Dolphin Therapy. Morad’s father sells everything and takes his son to the coast, remaining by his side during his miraculous three year recovery.  12/16, 1 & 8pm, 12/17, 8pm.  $5.  .  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

 

December 18 – Family Series – David Kirk, bestselling author of Little Miss Spider – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  David Kirk is the best–selling author and illustrator of the ’Miss Spider’series of books for children, as well as the ’Biddle’ series, and Nova’s Arc. With stories in verse, and bright, colorful illustrations of animals and robots, Kirk has captured the hearts and minds of millions of children around the world, as well as many adults.  2pm, Sponsored by Wegmans and Skanarts, $5 suggested donation per family at the door.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

December 21 – Longest Night Service – Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn.  The service offers a message of hope and comfort for anyone who finds the holidays difficult, due to loneliness, insecurity, loss, anxiety, or even just the stress of the season, through candlelight, hymns, special music by the Westminster Choir, and a message by Pastor Phil Windsor. This is the seventh year that Westminster has offered this service to the community. 7pm.  www.westminsterauburn.org  315-253-3331

December 23 – “Life in a Day” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  Life in a Day brings together the most compelling footage from YouTube to create a 90-minute film crafted by Macdonald, executive producer Ridley Scott, producer Liza Marshall, and their teams. The film offers a unique experience that shows—with beauty, humor, and joyful honesty—what it’s like to be alive on Earth today.  Tickets $5, 1:00 & 8:00pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

December 26 – December 30 – “Models of Strength” – Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center, Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum, 6880 East Lake Rd., Auburn.  Come check out the brand new ’Norm Riley Wooden Toys and Farm Implement Exhibit’.  View over 300 hand crafted works of art.  11:00am – 4:00pm.  Admission & parking free, donations accepted.  315-252-7644

 

                               

 

NEW BUSINESSES NOW OPEN

Man in the Moon Classic Cheesecake & Dessert Bake Shoppe, King Ferry

Bayview Wellness Center & Spa, Fair Haven

Hanart Studios and Gallery, Fair Haven

Oak & Vine Restaurant at the Springside Inn, Auburn

Anchor Laundromat, 719 Main St., Fair Haven – Large capacity, sparkling clean, WiFi, TV

The Apple Station, 5279 Cross Rd., Cayuga

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse, 181 Grant Ave. Auburn

The Auburn Ale House, 288 Genesee St., Auburn

 

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAYUGA COUNTY OFFICE OF TOURISM 131 GENESEE STREET AUBURN, NY 13021 315-255-1658

Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 @ 9:40 pm by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles