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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS (For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)
Friday, March 2 – Sunday, March 18 EVENT: Irish Spring Cleaning Sale at Gallery 54 Here is
how it works: Artists bring in pieces that have minor imperfections and sell them at marked
down prices. These pieces will be labeled with shamrocks and located throughout the shop. This
is an opportunity to acquire beautiful pieces of fine art and craft at very affordable prices. Stop
in for this special sale of locally created fine art and craft at Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Open
daily 11-5 and closed on Tuesdays. www.gallery54cny.com (315) 685-5470
Monday, March 5 – April 30 ART EXHIBIT: at the Weeks Art Gallery, at Baltimore Woods,
4007 Bishop Hill Rd. Open: Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 4 PM; Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM. Three
artists working in very different mediums are united by their shared reference to the natural
world. Featuring the works of: Sharon Bottle Souva, Fabric handworks; Wesley Weiss, ceramics;
Jill Newton, Watercolors. www.baltimorewoods.org No admission and free parking.
Tuesday, March 6 COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Aurora Inn, 391 Main Street, Aurora
offers a knife skills cooking class. Learn proper techniques on using a knife in the kitchen. Cost:
$65.00/person; $85.00/person and you keep your knife. For questions and reservations contact
Meryl Davis (315) 364-8862 or mdavis@aurora-inn.com
Wednesday, March 7 TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books &
Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com. Admission $1.00 per
person.
Wednesday, March 7 MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Kevin Barrigar at Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd.
www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247
Thursday, March 8 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, March 9 MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Butternut Creek at Creekside Books & Coffee,
35 Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com
Friday & Saturday, March 9 & 10 MOVIE: The Way. 3/9 @ 1 PM & 8 PM; 3/10 at 8 PM.
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, March 10 MUSIC: 9:00 PM TJ Sacco & the Urban Cowboys – Playing Today’s
Country at the Cedar House Bowling Center, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.
Saturday, March 10 MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Milkweeds at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35
Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com
Saturday, March 10 MUSIC: The Dean Brothers. Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @
Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. www.auburnpublictheater.org
Thursday, March 15 HOLIDAY: St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Celebration at Stella Maris, 130 E.
Genesee St. Celebrate this special “wearing of the green” Feast! Enjoy an authentic Irish meal
prepared by Chef Brian Renk! Entertainment provided by professional harpist Gail Lyons! Dinner
served at 6:00 PM followed by entertainment. Offering: $25.00 per person. (315) 685-6836
Wednesday, March 14 MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Edgy Folk at Springside Inn, 6141 West
Lake Rd. www.oakandvine.com (315) 252-7247
Wednesday, March 14 TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books &
Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or www.creeksidebooks.com. $1.00 admission per
person.
Thursday, March 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, March 16 MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM East of Earth. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35
Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com
Friday & Saturday, March 16 & 17 MOVIE: My Piece of the Pie. 3/16 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 3/17 at
8 PM. 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, March 17 MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes at Creekside Books & Coffee,
35 Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com
Saturday, March 17 MUSIC: 9:00 PM C X Tech Dinosaurs – Rock at the Cedar House
Bowling Center, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.
Saturday, March 17 ENTERTAINMENT: 8:00 PM – Midnight. The Dorsey/McCrea Duo at
Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn. “Get your green on…come celebrate St. Patrick’s
Day at Oak and O’Vine! Bar opens at 3 PM; $2.00 pints of beer; Serving Dinner 4:30 PM – 9:00
PM. (315) 252-7247. www.oakandvine.com
Sunday, March 18 FUNDRAISER: 7:00 AM – Noon Pancake breakfast at the Mottville Fire
Department, 4149 Frost St. Pancakes, French toast, sausage, eggs, homefries, toast, coffee,
juice, milk.
Tuesday, March 20 OPEN HOUSE: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Holy Trinity Preschool, 37 W. Genesee
St. For Parents & Children! Explore the school, see & hear “What makes us different” brief
presentation by the director at 6:45. Call (315) 685-5820 for more information.
www.holytrinitypreschool.com
Wednesday, March 21 WOMEN EVENT: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM Skaneateles Branding Panel &
Luncheon, “Building A Stronger Brand” featuring Joanna Giansanti, owner Giansanti Design.
Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., Cost: $29.00 includes sales, promotion, lunch, panel
program. Reservations due March 19. To register and more information visit,
www.womenties.com
Friday & Saturday, March 23 & 24 FUNDRAISER: Members of the Skaneateles Fire Dept. are
holding a bottle drive in support of the “The Johnson Family Home Project”. Bring bottles/cans to
Station 1 @ 77 W.Genesee St., or arrange a pick up by calling Paul (315) 569-8423.
Tuesday, March 27 HISTORY: 7:30 PM The Museum at The Creamery, 28 Hannum St. Talk
given by Laurel Auchampaugh, Town of Owasco historian on St. Civil War Prisons, Providence
Spring, and Civil War Soldiers. www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org (315) 685-1360.
MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. will be closed Monday, March 5 – Wednesday, March 7 for
minor renovations and repairs and will reopen for lunch service on Thursday, March 8th.
1st National Gifts says Thank you……All of us here at 1st National Gifts would just like to
thank everyone who came out to support our 1st annual Hoodie Hoo Day, and help donate to the
Upstate Cancer Center last week! Thanks to you, we are excited to say that we not only met our
goal of $500, but we exceeded it by $ 140!! We were so touched by your support. Your
response was so over whelming, we cannot wait to do it again next year! Once more, Thank
You for your help and generosity…Mary Anne would be proud!
Auburn YMCA-WEIU and the Skaneateles YMCA has reached the 10,000 member mark!
For more information about becoming a Y-member, call the Auburn YMCA at (315) 253-5304 or
the Skaneateles Y MCA at (315) 685-2266
St. James Church will be hosting a St. Baldrick’s head shaving event to battle childhood cancer
on March 18th. This is an event for the whole community. More information about the event can
be found at www.stbaldricks.org
Join Yankee Clipper as they help the St. Baldrick’s Foundation Raise funds to help Conquer
Kids’ Cancer! There are several ways that you can help: Buy a raffle tickets for a chance to win
great prizes. Sponsor one of the Yankee Clipper Stylists for the day of the shave. Donate some
cash for a good cause! On March 25th join Yankee Clipper at Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub &
Restaurant. Event starts at 11:00 AM.
The Athenaeum is holding a contest! “Where’s the Athenaeum NOW!” Be the first to spot the
model Athenaeum Gingerbread House and receive a Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce Gift
Certificate. Look for the Golden Ticket – remove and call the telephone number listed to claim
your award.
Poster Contest: Lockwood Lavendar Farm annual Finger Lakes Lavendar Festival is seeking
original art work to be used as the official poster for the Finger Lakes Lavender Festival 2012 to
be held July 14 & 15. The winning artist will receive: $100 cash prize; featured in Plank Road
Magazine; copy of finished poster & tee shirt; artwork & artist biography will be displayed at
Lockwood Farm; opportunity to a poster signing during the Lavendar Festival; featured on the
lavender festival website. Deadline for submission is April 20, 2012. More information can be
found at www.fingerlakeslavenderfestival.blogspot.com (315) 685-5369
Anyela’s Vineyards, 2433 W. Lake Rd. Winter hours: Thursday – Sunday Noon to 5:00 PM
(315) 685-3797.
Save the date: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 for the annual Boypower Dinner presents Kathryn H.
Ruscitto, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center as this year’s
Distinguished Citizen Honoree. For more information contact John Paddock, Advance Concept
Consulting and Sunrise Rotary Club. (315) 685-9511.
Skaneateles Country Club offers play day program. One of the many benefits of joining the
Skaneateles Country Club is their play day program for your children or grandchildren. Camp
runs Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s, and Thursday’s July 10th -August 16th, 2012!! For information
on joining the Skaneateles Country Club call Jim Fields at 685-5759.
SALES:
½ off Facials throughout the Month of March with a service of $20.00 or more. Featuring an
Aveda Enbrightenment facial (reduces appearance of dark spots and improves skin clarity) at
Hairtique Salon & Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St. Open Tuesday – Saturday. (315) 685-7303
www.hairtique-salon-dayspa.com
20% off all Bella Notte special orders through March 15 at Elan Interiors Home Boutique, 37
Fennell St. (315) 685-554-8051 online, www.elaninteriordesign.com
$2.00 Cup of Chili all day every Tuesday at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St. (315) 685-0100.
$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.
Sherwood Inn March dining coupons (buy one, get one free), Sherwood Bucks ($10 off any
order of $50 or more) and winter lodging specials are now available. Restrictions do apply. visit
www.thesherwoodinn.com for all of the details. (315) 685-3405.
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.
Professional Office Space Available for Lease
Newly renovated office space just east of the Village of Skaneateles located at The Trolley Bldg.
384 SF of private space with shared amenities including conference room, kitchenette
and facilities. $1,000 per month includes all utilities, Fios Internet, security system and
free parking. Build-outs available to fit your needs.
Contact: Robert O. Eggleston @ 315-685-8144 or Bob@Roeggleston.com
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 Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA
and Community Center are considering holding a Duck Derby (similar to the duck derby event
that the Auburn and the Martisco Lions Club does). We are looking for people to assist on the
committee to organize this event. If you would be interested in helping please call Randy
Stockweather at (315) 685-3908. It is going to be lots of fun. Things we need help with are:
selling tickets, PR, sponsorships, numbering the ducks, and entertainment. The event would be
held during the Curbstone Festival Weekend in July.
Skaneateles Chamber membership council, join now. Call Patti Hall at 685-8316
REOCCURING EVENTS:
Thru April John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 11:00 AM – 4:00 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.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday – 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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