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On-going Onondaga County Events!

Ø Celebrate every season with a visit to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations! For details, go to the website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511.

Ø IMAX Movies: Aliens of the Deep, Under the Sea, Extreme, Mystery of the Great Lakes & Alaska 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 Spectacular Saturn.

Ø Baltimore Woods Nature Center is feature works from artists Diana Whiting & Margaret Manring. For details call 673-1350 or go to www.BaltimoreWoods.org for details!

Ø 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. Enjoy this unique shopping experience!

Ø Onondaga Lake Park – Central New York’s premier park conveniently located on Rt. 370 in Liverpool. Parkway Sundays begin on July 10th & continue thru August 28th. Call 453-6712 or go to www.OnondagaCountyParks.com for details.

Ø Highland Forest County Park is a great place to enjoy the outdoors – no matter which season is upon us! Call 683-5550 or www.OnondagaCountyParks.com for details.

Ø 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.

Ø Everson Museum of Art is featuring the exciting exhibit The Works of David MacDonald. Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

Ø Downtown Syracuse’s annual Farmers Market will be held every Tuesday from June 14 through October 11 in Clinton Square. Call 422-8284 or visit the website at www.DowntownSyracuse.com for details.

Ø The Central Library at the Galleries is featuring the two exciting art exhibits. For more information call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org for details.

Ø Syracuse Chiefs Baseball is back! Enjoy great professional baseball with the whole family. For details call 474-7833 or go to www.SyracuseChiefs.com for details!

Look-it … it’s right here at www.VisitSyracuse.org!

Linda Woodrow

Executive Assistant & Marketing Coordinator

Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau

CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity

572 South Salina St., Syracuse, NY 13202

Phone: 315-470-1913 | Fax: 315-471-8545

LWoodrow@VisitSyracuse.org

www.VisitSyracuse.org

Facebook: www.Facebook.com/SyracuseNY

Twitter: www.Twitter.com/SyracuseNY

Posted: Saturday, August 6th, 2011 @ 10:00 am by Curt
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September, 2011 Baltimore Woods Activities

10 Art Gallery Reception 2-4pm

Everyone is invited to visit the art gallery, meet wildlife artist Bob Ripley and view the exhibit Natural Selections. Enjoy an afternoon of art and good company. Admission and parking are free; this event is open to the public.

12 Nature’s Little Explorer’s: Bugs and Slugs 10-11:30am

Join us for a log rollin’ good time! We’ll explore The Woods on a scavenger hunt for….you guessed it! Bugs and Slugs! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration deadline is September 10th. $8/child (member); $12/child (nonmember); adults free.

12 Home School Expeditions: Fabulous Frogs 1-2:30pm

Hop on over to Phillips Pond and explore the fabulous world of frogs! Be sure to wear clothes that will get muddy! Meet at the lower parking lot. Registration deadline is September 10th. $8/child (member); $12/child (nonmember); adults free.

16 Star Party: Elusive Planets 8-10pm

The summer skies are sinking and the fall skies are taking over. Many distant galaxies can be viewed as distant patches of light in a telescope, plus the elusive planets Uranus and Neptune. $5 for members, $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family. Back-up date: Sept. 17th

18 envIRONmental CHEF homegrown 4-6:30pm

Celebrity Chefs Compete in Cook-Off Competition. Four of the area’s best chefs cook-off in a culinary competition using local foods. Sous chefs are chosen from patron ticket holders, and the audience members are the judges! Sampling tables of locally grown and produced foods connect people to the abundance available in CNY. Tickets on sale now: $75 pp general admission; $100 pp patron admission includes chance to be a sous-chef at the event and a mystery swag bag. This event is held in memory of Jean Graham, and is a fundraiser for Baltimore Woods Nature Center.Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for full information and tickets.

21 Cool Bugs!: An Evening with Steven Daniels 7-8:30pm

Join Steven Daniels, an expert on butterflies, as he takes a closer look into the extraordinary lives and lifestyles of our 6-legged friends. This fascinating lecture is designed for older children and adults. $5 for members; $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family.

24 Barefoot Hike 1-2:30pm

Free your feet! Come feel the earth under your soles again at Baltimore Woods, as Barefoot Bob (official member of the Barefoot Society of CNY) reconnects you to this underutilized mode of transportation. Join Bob for a half-mile barefoot hike along the Valley Trail over grass, wooden bridges, leaves and soil. Accommodates 5-20. This program is not intended for families with strollers. $5 for members; $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family.

Thea Reidy

Baltimore Woods Nature Center

4007 Bishop Hill Road, P.O. Box 133

Marcellus, NY 13108

315 673-1350 office; 315 247-7904 cell

www.baltimorewoods.org

Nature in your hands

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Baltimore-Woods-Nature-Center/154868216089

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Posted: Saturday, August 6th, 2011 @ 9:38 am by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles

 
 
 
 

On-going Onondaga County Events!

 

  • Ø      Syracuse Chiefs Baseball is back!  Enjoy great professional baseball with the whole family.  For details call 474-7833 or go to www.SyracuseChiefs.com for details!

 

  • Celebrate every season with a visit to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.   Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations!  For details, go to the website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511.

 

  • Ø      IMAX Movies:   Aliens of the Deep, Under the Sea, Extreme, Mystery of the Great Lakes & Alaska 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 Spectacular Saturn.

 

  • Ø      Baltimore Woods Nature Center is feature works from artists Diana Whiting & Margaret Manring.  For details call 673-1350 or go to www.BaltimoreWoods.org for details!

 

  • Ø      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.  Enjoy this unique shopping experience!

 

  • Ø      Onondaga Lake Park  – Central New York’s premier park conveniently located on Rt. 370 in Liverpool.  Parkway Sundays begin on July 10th & continue thru August 28th.  Call 453-6712 or go to www.OnondagaCountyParks.com for details. 

 

  • Ø      Highland Forest County Park is a great place to enjoy the outdoors – no matter which season is upon us!  Call 683-5550 or www.OnondagaCountyParks.com for details.

 

  • Ø      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.

 

  • Ø      Everson Museum of Art is featuring the exciting exhibit The Works of David MacDonald.  Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

 

  • Ø      Downtown Syracuse’s annual Farmers Market will be held every Tuesday from June 14 through October 11 in Clinton Square.  Call 422-8284 or visit the website at www.DowntownSyracuse.com for details.

 

  • Ø      The Central Library at the Galleries is featuring the two exciting art exhibits.  For more information call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org for details.

 

Starts:  6/21/2011         Ends: 9/6/2011

Event:     bc Unplugged Tuesday Open Mic

Location:  bc Restaurant, 247 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-701-0636

 

Starts:  7/6/2011           Ends: 8/24/2011

Event:     Sound Garden presents Wednesday’s Flicks on the Crick

Location:  Creekwalk in Armory Square, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-473-4343

 

Starts:  7/7/2011           Ends: 8/4/2011

Event:     DeWitt Thursday Evening Summer Concert Series

Location:  Ryder Park, 5400 Butternut Drive, E. Syracuse

For More Info:  315-446-9250 x9

 

Starts:  7/9/2011           Ends: 8/20/2011

Event:     Saturday’s Island Fest at Paper Mill Island featuring Led Zeppelin tribute band “Kashmir”,   Location:  Papermill Island, 136 Spensieri Ave., Baldwinsville

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  7/14/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Play:  Reefer Madness the Musical

Location:  The Fire & Ice Banquet Hall, 528 Hiawatha Blvd. E., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-446-1461

 

Starts:  7/20/2011         Ends: 8/5/2011

Event:     YMCA Downtown Writer’s Center

Location:  YMCA of Downtown Syracuse, 340 Montgomery Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6851 x328.

 

Starts:  7/22/2011         Ends: 8/14/2011

Event:     Syracuse Talent Company presents CURTAINS! The Musical Comedy Whodunnit

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

For More Info:  315-479-7469

 

Starts:  7/28/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Oswego‘s HarborFest

Location:  City of Oswego (Breitbeck Park area), 41 Lake St., Oswego

For More Info:  315-343-6858

 

Starts:  7/28/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Laboratory of Valued Emotions @ the SPAR-Space

Location:  State Tower  Building, 109 South Warren Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/29/2011

Event:     40 Below Public Arts Task Force Presents Opening Celebration of “arterie” at J. Ryan’s Pub,  Location:  J. Ryan’s Pub in Hanover Square, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-399-5533

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/29/2011

Event:     Homecoming Celebration

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

For More Info:  315-435-8511 x113.

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/29/2011

Event:     Syracuse Astronomical Society Public Viewing Session

Location:  Darling Hill Observatory, Strong Road, Tully

For More Info:  315-559-4737

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Festival

Location:  St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, 207 Tompkins St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-478-5109

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     AmeriCU Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival

Location:  Columbus Circle, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Media Unit Monster Book Sale

Location:  WMU Studio, 327 Montgomery Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-478-8648

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Northeast Jazz and Wine Fest

Location:  Clinton Square, W. Genesee and S. Clinton Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-622-2249

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Onondaga Historical Association presents Native American Circle of Life

Location:  Onondaga Historical Association Museum, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-428-1864

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Skaneateles Antique and Classic Boat Show

Location:  Clift Park, 25 West Genesee St., Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-0552

 

Starts:  7/29/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Bookstore Book Fair

Location:  Columbus Circle, 400 Montgomery St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     KRockathon 16

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

For More Info:  315-472-9111

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Media Unit Dancestravaganza

Location:  City Hall Commons, 201 East Washington Sreet, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Syracuse Astronomical Society Public Viewing Session

Location:  Darling Hill Observatory, Strong Road, Tully

For More Info:  315-559-4737

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Syracuse New Times 21st Annual Street Painting Festival

Location:  Clinton Square, W. Genesee and S. Clinton Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Syracuse New Times Paper-Box Painting Competition

Location:  Clinton Square, W. Genesee and S. Clinton Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Syracuse Redneck Games

Location:  Quaker Steak and Lube Restaurant, 3535 Walters Rd, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-546-1000

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/30/2011

Event:     Syracuse Stories: All Arts Festival ProLiteracy Day of Stories

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-559-7232

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Can-Am Mounted Games Horse Show

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

For More Info:  845-496-9097

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Heartland Passage: An Oral History of the Erie Canal

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

For More Info:  315-471-0593

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     Sterling Renaissance Festival – Pirate Invasion Weekend

Location:  Sterling Renaissance Festival, 15385 Farden Road, Sterling

For More Info:  315-947-5782

 

Starts:  7/30/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     The Blue Rain ECOfest

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

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  7/31/2011         Ends: 7/31/2011

Event:     The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program Garden Tour

Location:  Pagoda Hill – Garden of Michael Brennan & Robert Moss, 1697 Berwyn Road, Lafayette

For More Info:  888-842-2442

 

Starts:  8/1/2011           Ends: 8/1/2011

Event:     Paper Crane Making and Dessert Party

Location:  Syracuse Peace Council, 2031 East Genesse Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-472-5478

 

Starts:  8/2/2011           Ends: 8/31/2011

Event:     Syracuse Poster Project exhibits at Central Library

Location:  Central Library, The Galleries of Syracuse, 447 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-1834

 

Starts:  8/3/2011           Ends: 8/3/2011

Event:     Pine Ridge Winery Seminar

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

For More Info:  315-685-1927

 

Starts:  8/4/2011           Ends: 8/4/2011

Event:     Prime Rib Buffet Dinner

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

For More Info:  315-677-3303

 

Starts:  8/4/2011           Ends: 8/4/2011

Event:     Remember Hiroshima, Nagasaki & Fukushima: Interfaith sharing and Lantern Ceremony, Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-472-5478

 

Starts:  8/4/2011           Ends: 8/7/2011

Event:     Hamilton International Film Festival

Location:  Hamilton Movie Theater (& other locations), 7 Lebanon St., Hamilton

For More Info:  315-824-8210

 

Starts:  8/4/2011           Ends: 8/28/2011

Event:     “My Recovery Story” a Photography Exhibit

Location:  XL Projects, 307 S. Clinton Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-5506 ext. 221

 

Starts:  8/5/2011           Ends: 8/5/2011

Event:     Birdies Before Brew

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

For More Info:  315-435-8511

 

Starts:  8/5/2011           Ends: 8/5/2011

Event:     Brew at the Zoo

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

For More Info:  315-435-8511

 

Starts:  8/5/2011           Ends: 8/5/2011

Event:     Skaneateles Artisans “Wild Wood & Wild Water”

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

For More Info:  315-685-8580

 

Starts:  8/5/2011           Ends: 8/7/2011

Event:     Empire Appaloosa Assoc. Classic Horse Show

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

For More Info:  607-589-6548

 

Starts:  8/6/2011           Ends: 8/6/2011

Event:     Eastwood Market Day

Location:  Pomco Insurance Parking Lot, 100 Grant Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-438-3121

 

Starts:  8/6/2011           Ends: 8/6/2011

Event:     Fundraiser:  Canine Carnival

Location:  Good Dog Park at Onondaga Lake Park, 49 Cold Springs Trail, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-453-6712

 

Starts:  8/6/2011           Ends: 8/6/2011

Event:     Northeast Antique Fire Apparatus Show and Muster

Location:  Onondaga Lake Park, 3813 Longbranch Road, Liverpool

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  8/6/2011           Ends: 8/6/2011

Event:     Syracuse Stunt Fest 2011

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

For More Info:  315-474-1188

 

Starts:  8/7/2011           Ends: 8/7/2011

Event:     16th Annual Middle Ages Brewery Celebration

Location:  Leavenworth Park, 120 Wilkinson St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-4250

 

Starts:  8/7/2011           Ends: 8/7/2011

Event:     Athleta IronGirl Women’s Triathlon

Location:  Oneida Shores Park, 9400 Bartell Road, Brewerton

For More Info:  315-676-7366

 

Starts:  8/7/2011           Ends: 8/7/2011

Event:     Bavarian Fest

Location:  Long Branch section of Onondaga Lake Park, 3813 Longbranch Road, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-447-3268

 

Starts:  8/9/2011           Ends: 8/12/2011

Event:     Coliseum Classic Horse Show

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

For More Info:  315-678-2358

 

Starts:  8/10/2011         Ends: 8/10/2011

Event:     Skaneateles Festival Presents: Special Event: Hyperscore Community Concert

Location:  First Presbyterian Church, 97 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles

For More Info:  315-685-7418

 

Starts:  8/11/2011         Ends: 8/21/2011

Event:     Syracuse Shakespeare Festival Presents: Two Gentleman of Verona

Location:  Thornden Park Amphitheatre, 201 Ostrum Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-1835

 

Starts:  8/13/2011         Ends: 8/13/2011

Event:     CNY Scottish Games

Location:  Long Branch section of Onondaga Lake Park, 3813 Longbranch Road, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-463-8876

 

Starts:  8/18/2011         Ends: 8/18/2011

Event:     Near Westside Multi-Cultural Block Party

Location:  Skiddy Park, 300 Tioga St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-6153

 

Starts:  8/25/2011         Ends: 9/5/2011

Event:     Great New York State Fair

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

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  9/1/2011           Ends: 9/1/2011

Event:     Syracuse University Football vs. Wake Forest

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  1-888-DOMETIX

Linda Woodrow
Executive Assistant & Marketing Coordinator
Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau
CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity
572 South Salina St., Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-470-1913 | Fax: 315-471-8545
 

 

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 @ 10:53 am by Curt
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Skaneateles THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS (For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

Monday, August 1 COMMUNITY: Help us Celebrate our 1 year anniversary with a Community
Celebration at the Skaneateles YMCA & Community Center, 97 State St ! Free admission and
open to the public! Refreshments-games –bounce house- fitness classes-water works slide and
open swimming !! DJ- M2 will be providing music and games! All kinds of great raffles and
giveaways- win a free week at camp Y-Owasco, Skating lessons, personal training, Fall Skan-Am
Hockey clinic and more !! (315) 685-0552

Wednesday, August 3 MUSIC: 2011 Tiffany Summer Concert Series at Noon this week
featuring guitarist/vocalist Scott Young. Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn.
The concerts are free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

Wednesday, August 3 PITCH: “A Monthly Roundtable Gathering for Women Entrepreneurs &
Women in Business”. Topic: Stock Market 101 – We will discuss how it really works and how
stocks are picked for mutual funds and your portfolio. Custom Business Services Training Center
360 Grant Avenue Road, Auburn 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm (bring your lunch!) (Networking 12:15 -
12:30, Discussion 12:30 – 1:30) Cost: $10 per person, registration is required (315) 258-8780

Wednesday, August 3 WINE SEMINAR: The Wine Club at Mirbeau presents Pine Ridge Wine
Seminar. $30.00/general public; Free for estate & Wine Club members. 6:00 – 7:00 PM To
register and more info (315) 685-5006 or www.mirbeau.com

Thursday, Friday & Saturday August 4, 5 & 6 MUSICAL PRODUCTION: Skaneateles
Summer Theater presents “The Sound of Music” in the air-conditioned High School Auditorium,
49 E. Elizabeth St. 8/4, 5, & 6 performances at 7:30 PM and 8/6 & 7 at 2:00 PM $12/Adult;
$10/Students & Seniors. For Tickets visit www.showtix4u.com Tickets are also available at the
door. mkringer@hotmail.com

Thursday, August 4 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
3:30-6:30 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.

Thursday, August 4 OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.
(315) 685- 0379 www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Friday, August 5 OPEN HOUSE: Hospice of the Finger Lakes announces the Grand Opening
Celebration! Of the Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop. Willard Chapel – Room #7 17 Nelson St.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at noon; Fashion Show 1:00 PM; Music by Kevin Dorsey 2:00 PM.
Refreshments will be served in the community room. (315) 255-2733

Friday, August 5 FIRST FRIDAY IN SKANEATELES: May – December from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
village merchants feature a variety of Artists from around the area.
• SKANEATELES ARTISANS: Woodcarvings by Steve Fland & Watercolor Paintings by Bob
Ripley 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Opening Friday, August 5. Steve is a world-class carver who
has sculpted everything from hummingbirds to hippos. Bob is an award-winning
watercolorist with a love of all things wild. Skaneateles Artisans will also be celebrating
the opening of their new Gallery Under the Old Stone Mill at 3 Fennell St.. Several exciting
new artists will be joining us in our expanded art space. Refreshments will be served.
(315) 685-8580.
• IMAGINE: Paintings by Tully artist and educator Barry Darling will be at Imagine, the
fine arts and fine craft gallery at 38 E. Genesee St. The exhibition opens Aug. 5 from 6:00
PM – 9:00 PM as part of the village’s First Friday celebration. Refreshments will be
provided, along with entertainment by the Pond Creek Bogstompers. Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM
Monday & Tuesday, 10 AM – 8 PM. Wednesday – Saturday, and 11 AM – 6 PM Sunday.
(315) 685-6263 or online at www.imagineskaneateles.com
• GALLERY 54: Notes of Color: Paintings by Kathy Schneider and Flameworked Glass
Jewelry by Heather Hennigan opening Friday August 5 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Music by
Christopher Molloy and his Electric Blue Harp. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments at
Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St www.gallery54cny.com Hours: Mon-Wed 10-5, Thurs-Sat
10-6, Sun 11-5. Notes of Color runs through August
• Please join Snake Oil Glassworks on Friday, August 5th from 6-9pm for their next First
Friday event. Come enjoy glasssblowing demonstrations by Phil Austin. Light
refreshments. Questions (315) 685-5091. www.snakeoilglassworks.com
• JOE’S PASTA GARAGE: Photographer by Wayne Kunkel
• SHERWOOD INN: Marilyn Schick
• RHUBARB: Artist Sandra Phillips
• MID-LAKES NAVIGATION: Paintings by Gary

If your business would like to participate or if you know of a local artist who would like to
participate, contact Susan Dove at (315) 685-0552 sdove@skaneateles.com or Sarah Panzarella
at (315) 685-6263

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 @ 7:36 am by Curt
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Skaneateles THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS (For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

Thursday, July 28 MUSIC: Syracuse Symphony Concert at Austin Park. 7:00 PM Free and
open to the public.

Friday, July 29 ART SHOW: The Sherwood Inn, 26 E. Genesee St. will be the location of a
show featuring original works by Dennis Sheehan & Jay Brooks. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Light
refreshments will be served. (315) 685-3405. www.thesherwoodinn.com

Friday, July 29 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Wendy Ramsey Girlie Extravaganza. Creekside
Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebook.com FREE

Friday & Saturday, July 29 & 30 MOVIE: Budrus 7/29 @ 1 & 8 PM; 7/30 8 PM at Auburn
Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. $4.00/person
www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, July 29, 30 & 31 EVENT: 33rd annual Skaneateles Antique &
Classic Boat Show in Clift Park. Show opens Friday at 3 PM – Dusk; Saturday at 9 AM – Dusk &

Sunday 8 AM – 3 PM. Entertainment each day in the park (see show program available at the
show). Boat Parade Sat at 3 PM. (315) 685-0552. www.skaneateles.com Proudly sponsored by
M&T Bank www.mtb.com

Saturday, July 30 FARMER’S MARKET: Skaneateles Farmers Market. Austin Park Pavilion
10 AM – 1 PM Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range
chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs, etc.

Saturday, July 30 AUTHOR: The iconic and beloved singer/songwriter and author will meet the
public at 1:00 PM. Reservations required. “Conversations with Judy” from 1:00 – 3:00 PM at the
Skaneateles Library. Collins will have a book-signing for her book, “Singing Lessons.” Her CD
“Paradise” will also be for sale. Sponsored by the Skaneateles Arts Council. www.skarts.org
for ticket info.

Saturday, July 30 MUSIC: Skaneateles Area Arts Council SKARTS annual fundraiser featuring
Judy Collins at Stella Maris Retreat Center The seventh annual event, “Summer Cabaret with
Judy Collins,” will support the Arts Council’s cultural events and community grants program.
visit www.skarts.org for ticket information.

Saturday, July 30 FUNDRAISER: Pulled Pork Picnic at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 37 W.
Genesee St. Pulled pork on a bun, german potato salad, cole slaw, baked beans & beverage will
be served from noon until gone. Suggested minimum donation is $8.00/person.

Friday, July 30 MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell
St. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebook.com FREE

Saturday & Sunday, July 30 & 31 FUNDRAISER: Historical Village Tours sponsored by the
Skaneateles Historical Society. One hour long guided tours leave the gazebo at 11:00 AM &
12:30 PM $10.00/person to benefit the Historical Society. Advance sale tickets available at the
Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce, 22 Jordan St. (315) 685-0552

Saturday & Sunday, July 30 & 31 GARAGE SALE: 50 mile garage sale, Rt 90 from Montezuma
to Homer. (800) 499-9615.

Sunday, July 31 & August 7 SPORTING EVENT: Polo Games, 3 PM Andrews Rd. Small Parking
fee.

Sunday, July 31 CRUISE: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Cruise around on the Judge Ben Wiles for a
photo shoot of the antique boats from the water. Exhibitors are invited to take to the lake and
speed by the Judge for a great opportunity for some action shots! Weather permitting. The
Judge will leave the dock at 9 am for 1 hour. $10 adults, $5 children under 13. Pay on board
that morning. No reservations required. (315) 685-8500.

Sunday, July 31 MUSIC: 6:00 PM Colleen Kattau. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.
(315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebook.com FREE

Sunday, July 31 CHURCH SERVICE: Lakeside Service in the park located next to St. James
Church, 96 E. Genesee St. 10:30 AM
Sunday, July 31 FESTIVAL: Rhythm, Blues, BBQ on the west lawn of the Sherwood Inn, 26
W. Genesee St. 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Entertainment by Tuff Luck, Mere Mortals, The Joe Whiting
Band. Menu: Beer, wine, pulled bbq pork, bbq ribs, bbq beans, coleslaw, salt potatoes,
hamburgs, hotdogs & Seafood raw bar.

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 @ 7:35 am by Curt
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