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May 1, 2012

 

THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Wednesday, May 2

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Irv Lyons at the Oak & Vine at Springside Inn, 6141

 

West Lake Rd., (315) 252-7247.

 

www.oakandvine.com Serving dinner weekly M-S 4:30 – 9:00 PM and

 

Sunday Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

 

Wednesday, May 2

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315)

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

Thursday, May 3

 

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

 

Thursday, May 3

 

POETRY READING: 6:30 PM Creekside Books, 35 Fennell St. Winners of the

 

57

 

th annual Pen Women Poetry Contest, co sponsored by the National League of American Penn

 

Women & The Post Standard. 1

 

st, 2nd, 3rd, place winners in the Adult, High School, Middle School

 

categories. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Thursday, May 3 – May 25

 

FILM SERIES: The Schweinfurth Art Center presents Making

 

Movies, Contemporary film & video visiting artist series. For more information

 

www.schweinfurthartcenter.org

 

Friday, May 4 FIRST FRIDAY:

 

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (unless otherwise noted). Join us for the

 

first, First Friday of the season!

 

 

Snake Oil Glassworks, 4251 Jordan Rd. will be featuring the diverse works of Alison

 

Fisher (Manlius, NY) for their next First Friday. This will be a two-day event that will

 

continue on Saturday from 11-4 pm. Alison is known for her acrylic and mixed media

 

paintings; jewelry made of unique mixed metals and found objects; one-of-a-kind textiles

 

including handbags, scarves, pillows, and throws. Light Refreshments. Questions (315)

 

685-5091 or www.snakeoilglassworks.com.

 

 

Skaneateles Artisans will be having a First Friday “Arty Party”. This celebration will be

 

held at the Old Stone Mill Gallery, 3 Fennell St., (lower level) and will feature a selection

 

of newly handcrafted work. Refreshments will be served

 

. www.skaneatelesartisans.com or (315)

 

685-8580.

 

 

Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. celebrates First Friday in Skaneateles. The show features

 

stained glass garden art by Liz and Rich Micho and carved stoneware lanterns by Lauren

 

Ritchie. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments, (315) 685-5470 or

 

wwwgallery54cny.com

 

Spring hours: Sun-Fri 11-5 and Sat 10-5.

 

 

Please join Paris Flea, 23 Jordan St. to celebrate First Friday in Skaneateles. 6:00 PM –

 

8:00 PM. Local artist, Joyce Bond Backus, will exhibit nature and figurative art. (315)

 

685-7228.

 

 

Imagine, 38 E. Genesee St. opens its exhibition “For the Child in All of Us.” which will

 

feature handmade puppets, playful clocks and other crafts for children. (315) 685-6263.

 

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Listen to Chuck Schiele & Phil Smith from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM at Creekside Café, 35

 

Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

 

Village Bottle Shop, 18 W. Genesee St. offers a wine tasting during First Friday! 6:00

 

PM – 8:00 PM. Several wines from different regions will be available for sampling. Try

 

some wines from France, California & Argentina to name a few. (315) 685-5197.

 

 

The Irish Store, 5 Jordan St. features Harpist Lacy Lee. (315) 685-6230.

 

www.theirishstore.com

 

Special celebration of Charles Dickens 200

 

th birthday. James Greene (aka Charles Dickens) will

 

be in attendance. Birthday cake will be served starting at 6:30 PM in front of Dr. Kiltz’s building

 

at 42 E. Genesee St.

 

Fridays, May 4 – May 25

 

FITNESS: Noon – 1:00 PM. Georgia Stormes will be leading a four

 

class series of Gentle Yoga for Women Cancer Survivors at

 

Gazella Performance & Wellness

 

Studio,

 

3986 Jordan Rd. (315) 729-3030 or (315) 729-8645. www.gazella.com

 

Friday, May 4

 

MUSIC: Chuck Schiele & Phil Smith. 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM at Creekside Café, 35

 

Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday & Saturday, May 4 & 5

 

MOVIE: “Every Little Step” 5/4 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 5/5 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, May 5

 

FUNDRAISER: 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM Family Fun Extravaganza to benefit the two

 

O.O.T.M.

 

(Odyssey of the Mind) teams headed for the World Finals. Skaneateles High School,

 

49 E. Elizabeth St. No admission, pay per attraction. Ice Cream, cake wheel, dodge ball, raffles,

 

games, auction, tricycles, food. Contributions may be made payable to Skaneateles Central

 

Schools (odyssey of the mind in the memo line please) and mailed to State St. School, 72 State

 

St. attn: Kelley McQuiggan.

 

Saturday, May 5

 

AUTHOR: 1:00 PM. Elizabeth Osta, author of “Jeremiah’s Hunger.” Creekside

 

Books and Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, May 5

 

MUSIC: Soloist Denn Bunger. 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM at Creekside Café, 35

 

Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Sunday, May 6

 

MUSIC: 2:00 PM Tiffany Sunday Concert Series at Willard Memorial Chapel, 17

 

Nelson St. Piano Delights: Music for Twenty Fingers. Pianists Nancy & Kim Gilbertson of Moravia

 

will present a program of piano duets. Tickets: $10.00/person and can be purchased at Willard

 

Memorial Chapel.

 

Wednesday, May 9

 

ART OPENING: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St.

 

at Genesee Downtown, Auburn. Photography exhibit featuring Craig W. Humphrey Ph.D. Awardwinning

 

local photographer, Craig W. Humphrey, Ph.D., opens his exhibit comprised of a varied

 

collection of international photographs. Music by Duke Shanahan and an open bar will

 

supplement the display and offer an enjoyable evening not to be missed. This is a free event,

 

donations welcome. (315) 253-6669.

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org

 

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Wednesday, May 9

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Donna Colton. Oak & Vine at Springside Inn, 6141

 

West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly M-S 4:30 – 9:00 PM & Sunday Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00

 

PM. (315) 252-7247.

 

www.oakandvine.com

 

Wednesday, May 9

 

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. $1.00

 

admission (315) 685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Thursday, May 10

 

WINE DINNER: 6:30 PM. The Aurora Inn, 391 Main St. Aurora. The

 

Skaneateles Festival will jointly present a signature event, the Skaneateles Festival Wine Dinner.

 

Served in the Aurora Inn’s gracious Lakeside Room, the evening’s dinner will feature

 

performances by David Ying, cellist of the Grammy award-winning Ying Quartet and one of the

 

artistic directors of the Festival. Fellow artistic director Elinor Freer will also be on hand. The

 

event commences with a 6:30 p.m. performance, and dinner will begin at 7 p.m. The dinner

 

costs $85 per person, plus tax and gratuity, and includes four paired courses, with a reception

 

and intermezzo. For reservations call, (315) 364-8888

 

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, May 10, 11, 12

 

TRUNK SHOW: Elan Interiors Home Boutique,

 

37 Fennell St. Featuring Rikshaw Designs. Thurs. 5/10, 4pm-7pm; Fri, 5/11 & Sat, 5/12, 11 AM

 

– 5PM.. (315) 554-8051.

 

Thursday, May 10

 

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, May 11

 

WOMEN EVENT: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Women Ties, second educational seminar

 

with guest speaker Lynn Hidy, founder of UpYourTelesales.com. The seminar will focus on raising

 

revenue so you can hire staff. Cost: $45.00 includes seminar, lunch, promotion, sales, and

 

strategic networking. Please make reservations by May 9 at

 

www.womenties.com or call, (315) 708-

 

4288.

 

Friday, May 11

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday & Saturday, May 11 & 12

 

MOVIE: FRESH. 5/11 @1 PM & 8 PM 5/12 @ 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, May 12

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Cielle. Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell

 

St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, May 12

 

AUTHOR: 1:00 PM. Jackie Miron, author of “Run for Your Life”, author of

 

“Jeremiah’s Hunger.” Creekside Books and Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, May 12

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Donna Colton & Sam Troublemaker at Anyela’s

 

Vineyards

 

, 2433 W. Lake Rd. Bottles of wine for purchase and cheese platters available. (315)

 

685-3797.

 

www.anyelasvineyards.com

 

Monday, May 14

 

FUNDRAISING: Mandana Barn, 1274 State Route 359. Three local chefs

 

(Jamie Hunt, Ed Moro, & Fabio Santalucia) share a few of their favorite recipes as they

 

demonstrate & provide tastings to benefit programs at Holy Trinity Preschool. $35 per person

 

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includes tastings, hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer & dessert. Space is limited. For tickets, (315) 436-

 

3353 or email

 

holytrinitypreschool@yahoo.com

 

Tuesday, May 15

 

MUSIC: 7:30 Loren Barrigar & Austin Gravelding reunion. Creekside Café, 35

 

Fennell St. Tickets: $10.00. (315) 685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday & Saturday, May 18 & 19

 

PLANT SALE: Baltimore Woods annual plant sale. Fri, 5/18

 

the sale is open to Members of Baltimore Woods Only and is held from 4-7pm. There will be

 

tastings from Lakeland Winery and Empire Brewing. On Saturday, May 19th from 9am to 2pm

 

the sale is open to the public. Bring your friends and enjoy your spring planting plans. Choose

 

quality plants and receive expert gardening advice. The volunteers who tend our gardens will be

 

on hand to advise you, to discuss topics such as preferred soil types and sun and shade

 

requirements, and to assure your new plants maximum chance for success in your garden. On

 

Saturday there will be raffles and food available. (315) 673-1350.

 

www.baltimorewoods.org

 

Friday, May 18

 

FUNDRAISER: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM 3rd annual Taste of Success at the

 

International Pavilion at the New York State Fairgrounds. Hosted by Wegmans. Cost: $40.00

 

advance; $50 after 5/5. All proceeds benefit Hillside work-scholarship connection.

 

Tuesday, May 22

 

CHAMBER: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Business After Hours at Hairtique, 20 E.

 

Genesee St. Co-Sponsored by Downtown Deli & Living Proof Longevity Centre. Reservations

 

appreciated, call the Chamber at (315) 685-0552.

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

“On May 2, 2012, the

Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora Dining Room will begin lunch

 

service for its summer season. Lunch will be served Wednesday – Saturday from 11

 

a.m.– 2:30 p.m. until Memorial Day, at which point the Dining Room will be open seven

 

days a week. Brunch will still be served every Sunday from 10 a.m.–2:30 p.m., with

 

Saturday’s current brunch schedule converting to breakfast and lunch as of May 2.

 

Reservations can be made by calling 315-364-8888. The lunch menu can be found

 

online at

www.innsofaurora.com .”

 

cate&sally is now open at their new location, 4 E. Genesee St. (315) 685-1105.

 

Finger Lakes Chapter of Antique and Classic Boats

 

will be kicking off its 2012 season, May

 

12, on Cayuga Lake. Join them for their annual “Spring Fling”. The day begins at the Morehouse

 

Museum & concludes with dinner and a Silent Auction. Please RSVP by May 3. For reservations

 

and more information email,

 

jillpill717201@yahoo.com or call Jill at (912) 604-4850.

 

Baltimore Woods announces Summer Nature Day Camps at 2012

 

Multiple child, refer-a-friend, and early registration discounts. Before and After Care is available

 

for all camp sessions.

 

• Summer Nature Day Camp runs from July 9 through August 31 for ages 5-12,

 

10am to 3pm. The 182-acre property is alive with campers enjoying a week-long

 

sessions loaded with educational activities and outdoors play.

 

• Nature’s Little Explorers is for preschoolers ages 4 and 5. Dates TBD, 10am to

 

noon. These children get in on the action with their own camp groups.

 

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• Teen Camps for ages 13 –15 run from July 16 through August 24, 10am to 3pm.

 

Campers engage in hands-on learning experiences that will challenge their minds,

 

develop new skills, and dig deeper into nature conservation.

 

• Nature and Art Camp is for children in 4th and 5th grade. This camp runs From

 

July 9 through July 20, 10am to 3pm. Nature is our creative muse!

 

• Voyager Camps, July 9 through August 10, 10am to 3pm, are week long theme

 

camps for 5th-8th graders. Themes include: Herp It Up!; Wilderness Survival; Eco

 

Avengers, and more. Hunter Education Camp features NYS DEC Trained Instructor

 

Katie Mulverhill teaching skills and safe practices. Campers receive certification in

 

Hunter Safety upon successful completion of this camp.

 

Register Early.– Scholarships Available. For more information on Day Camps, visit

 

www.baltimorewoods.or

 

 

or call (315) 673-1350.

 

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 (315) 685-5759.

 

SALES:

 

Mother’s Day at the

 

Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. Dine at the Sherwood Inn this Mother’s

 

Day for Brunch or a Dinner Buffet. Brunch is served from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Dinner is from

 

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Call 1-800-374-3796 or (315) 685-3405 for reservations.

 

Enjoy Mother’s Day at

 

Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd. 4 seatings, 10:30, 12:30,

 

2:30 & 4:30. A three course menu will be served. Cost $26.75 per person. Reservations are

 

required, call (315) 685-3063. Visit

 

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com to view the Mother’s Day menu.

 

Oak & Vine at Springside Inn

 

, 6141 W. Lake Rd. Mother’s Day options: Traditional Brunch

 

buffet, Seatings at 10 AM or 12:30 PM, Cost: $20.95; Dinner Buffet or Family Style, Seatings at

 

3:30 PM Cost: $23.95; The Oak N Vine a’ la carte Brunch, Reservations starting at 10 AM, 12:15

 

PM & 2:30 PM, Cost: $20.95. Prices do not include tax and gratuity. Children’s pricing available.

 

Call (315) 252-7247.

 

$5.00 SUSHI all day every Tuesday at

 

Blue Water Grill, 11 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-6600.

 

Taco Tuesday at

 

The Garage located at 28 Jordan Street. Choice of three different tacos (beef,

 

turkey or fish). Festive music & decorations in a fun friendly family atmosphere. All meats are

 

local hormone free. Also serving Margaritas and Mojito! (315) 685-6116. Available for Lunch or

 

Dinner. Dine in or take out available.

 

www.joespastagarage.com

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at

 

Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

 

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

 

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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.

 

Commercial Space Available for Lease

 

Charming historic village building located at

 

9 E. Genesee St. two floors approx 1850 sf

 

(subdivided) Prime Main Street location for retail, office and/or restaurant. Finished interior

 

includes kitchenette, two bathrooms, ample closet & dry basement storage, handicap access to

 

the first floor, original banister, beautiful southern exposure. 2 tenant parking spaces included, &

 

huge municipal lot for patrons located directly behind the building. Heavy foot & car Traffic.

 

Brokers welcome. For more information please call (802) 825-6112 or email

 

9e.genesee@gmail.com

 

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

 

Are you free on May 18

 

th or 19th? Austin Park will be the home to a beautiful new playground for

 

all to enjoy! If you would like to help out with the building of the playground, email

 

austinparkdanielle@yahoo.com

 

The

 

Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

and Community Center are holding a Duck Dash during the sidewalk sales on July 21

 

st.

 

We are looking for people to assist on the committee. 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.

 

Skaneateles Chamber

 

membership council, join now. Call Patti Hall at (315) 685-8316.

 

REOCCURING EVENTS:

 

Thru May

 

 

John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday through Saturday Friday 11:00 AM –

 

4:00 PM. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

 

www.barrowgallery.org.

 

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May – June

 

 

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St., will be open Friday & Saturday, 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. Online,

 

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org

 

 

.

 

Thru June

 

 

Baltimore Woods Nature Center is pleased to host the artwork of Carl Hoffner, from

 

May 7th through June 29th, 2012 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

 

 

- 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.

 

Beginning May 4 – May 31

 

 

Exhibition at Imagine Is ‘For the Child in All of Us’ Imagine, the

 

fine arts and fine craft gallery at 38 E. Genesee St., launches its 2012 gallery season with an

 

exhibition debuting its new collection of crafts made for children. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to

 

6 p.m. Monday – Thursday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Sunday. For more information, call 315-685-6263 or go to http://www.imagineskaneateles.com

 

or

 

http://www.facebook.com/imagineskaneateles.

 

Have a good week!

 

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!

 

 Erie Canal Museum will feature the following exhibit: The Irish and the Erie Canal through May 28, 2012.  Go to www.ErieCanalMuseum.org or call 471-0593 for details.

 

~  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!

 

~   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.

 

~  Everson Museum of Art is featuring these exciting exhibits:  From New York to Corrymore: Robert Henri and Ireland and Reliquaries: New Work by Drew Goerlitz,  William Wegman: Flo Flow as well as  CNY Art Showcase Juried Preview & Live AuctionCheck out their art classes & other exciting programs as well!  Call 474-6064 or visit www.Everson.org for info.

 

So much to do at Beaver Lake Nature Center!  Enjoy many fantastic seasonal programs – for details, call 638-2519 or visit www.OnondagaCountyParks.com.

 

~  The Onondaga Historical Association Museum is currently featuring the exhibit Tales, Talents and Treasures: A Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Syracuse Diocese & 100 Years of the New York / Pennsylvania Girl Scouts Exhibit. For details on this or other events at their museum, call 428-1864 or go to www.CNYHistory.org.

 

~  IMAX Movies:   Born to be Wild, Living Sea & Happy Feet 2: The IMAX Experience are currently showing at the MOST.  For details, call 425-9068 or www.most.org.

 

~  Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.  Go to their website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511 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 features various exhibit as well as other wonderful programs to explore.  For details, call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org.

 

Syracuse University’s Warehouse Gallery is featuring these new exhibits Noriko Ambe – Inner Water and Chaz Griffen Window Projects & Educational Toys by Roy Wilson.  For details, call them at 443-6450.

 

 

Continuing thru 4/30/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Syracuse – A Retrospective

Location:  Fayetteville East Area YMCA, 200 Towne Drive, Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-299-7576

 

Continuing thru 4/29/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Gnome Show

Location:  XL Projects, 307-313 S. Clinton St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-442-2542

 

Continuing thru 5/13/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  MFA 2012

Location:  Syracuse University, 018 Sims Hall, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-4097

 

Continuing thru 4/28/2012

Event:     Rarely Done Productions Presents: My First Time

Location:  CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continuing thru 5/13/2012

Event:     Syracuse Stage Presents: The Brothers Size

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

For More Info:  315-443-3275

 

Continuing thru 5/13/2012

Event:     Hidden in Plain Site: Urban Sculpture and the Work of the Syracuse Public Artist in Residence, Location:  SPAR Space, 109 South Warren Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continuing thru 5/9/2012

Event:     Civic Morning Musicals Wednesday Recital

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-469-3379

 

Starts:  4/26/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Sheila Kay & Kris Shaw Live at Wise Guys

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

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Beer Vs. Wine Showdown

Location:  Red Mill Inn, 4 Syracuse Street, Baldwinsville

For More Info:  315-635-4871

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Concert:  Imagination Movers – Rock-O-Matic 2012

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

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Country Folk Art Show

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     From the Earth Arts & Crafts Show

Location:  Onondaga Nation School, Route 11A, Nedrow

For More Info:  315-469-6991

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     21st Annual Central New York Irish Feis

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     A Creekwalk Crawl: The Unexplored History of Syracuse’s Forgotten Waterways

Location:  Onondaga Historical Association Museum, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-428-1864 x312

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     Electric Flurry Tour | Syracuse University | THE WORLDS LARGEST FOAM PARTY, Location:  Westcott Theater & Performing Arts Center, 524 Westcott Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  516-810-5786

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     Live Improv Comedy Show

Location:  Salt City Improv Theatre (Shoppingtown Mall), 3649 Erie Blvd. E., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-410-5471

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     Warrior Run – Labrador Mountain

Location:  Labrador Ski Mountain, 6935 North Road (Route 91), Truxton

For More Info:  607-842-6204

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     58th Annual African Violet Show

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

For More Info:  315-638-2519

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     April Show and Sale: Onondaga Art Guild

Location:  Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 400 W Yates St., East Syracuse

For More Info:  315-637-0661

 

Starts:  4/29/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Symphony Syracuse presents Stained Glass Concert – All Mozart

Location:  Inspiration Hall, 709 James St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  4/29/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Cathedral Square Organ Crawl

Location:  Park Central Presbyterian Church, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-428-1864, ext. 312

 

Starts:  4/29/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Concert:  Human Nature – The Motown Show

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

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  4/29/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Master’s Touch Chorale Concert

Location:  Marcellus United Methodist Church, 1 Slocombe Ave., Marcellus

For More Info:  315-673-3239

 

Starts:  5/3/2012           Ends: 5/12/2012

Event:     Play:  Vigil

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     An Evening With John Michael Talbot

Location:  Franciscan Church of the Assumption, 812 N. Salina St, Syracuse

For More Info:  316-288-5395

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Concert:  Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Downtown Writer’s Center Presents: Poet JAY ROGOF

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

For More Info:  315-474-6851

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Laugh Yourself RED Comedy Night

Location:  Mohegan Manor, 58 Oswego Street, Baldwinsville

For More Info:  315-857-0078

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Triummphant Tchaikovsky

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

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/5/2012

Event:     Syracuse Gay & Lesbian Chorus presents Pride In Who We Are

Location:  Pebble Hill Presbyterian, 5299 Jamesville Rd., DeWitt

For More Info:  315-476-4329

 

Starts:  5/5/2012           Ends: 5/5/2012

Event:     Creek Float! Floating Art Parade on Onondaga Creek

Location:  Onondaga Creekwalk between Armory Square and Franklin Square, Fayette Street, Syracuse, For More Info:  907-244-2453

 

Starts:  5/5/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     Northeast Alpaca Expo

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

For More Info:  607-637-5201

 

Starts:  5/5/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     PtHA of NYS Spring Fling Show

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

For More Info:  315-672-5105

 

Starts:  5/6/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     Fundraiser:  Blow Out

Location:  Rain Lounge, 105 North Geddes Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-2430

 

Starts:  5/6/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     Mountain Goat Run

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

For More Info:  315-470-1826

 

Starts:  5/6/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     Walk MS:  2012

Location:  Onondaga Lake Park, 106 Lake Drive, Liverpool

For More Info:  800-344-4867

 

Starts:  5/8/2012           Ends: 5/8/2012

Event:     Charity Golf Tournament: Syracuse Police – Deputy Chief Herman Edge Tournament of HOPE, Location:  Green Lakes State Park Golf Course, 7900 Green Lakes Road, Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-442-5287

 

Starts:  5/8/2012           Ends: 5/8/2012

Event:     UpstateShows.com presents Rise Against

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

For More Info:  315-378-4197

 

Starts:  5/11/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Commencement Weekend

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-1200

 

Starts:  5/12/2012         Ends: 5/12/2012

Event:     WWE presents RAW WORLD TOUR

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/15/2012         Ends: 5/15/2012

Event:     MassChaos Tour: Godsmack, Staind, and special guest Halestorm

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

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  5/15/2012         Ends: 5/17/2012

Event:     Famous Artists Broadway Theater Series presents Young Frankenstein

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

For More Info:  315-424-8210

 

Starts:  5/17/2012         Ends: 5/17/2012

Event:     Concert:  Joe Bonamassa

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

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  5/20/2012         Ends: 5/20/2012

Event:     Concert:  Primus

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  6/1/2012           Ends: 6/2/2012

Event:     Taste of Syracuse

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

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  6/2/2012           Ends: 6/3/2012

Event:     “King of Trucks” All Trucks Supershow

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

For More Info:  800-753-3978

 

Starts:  6/2/2012           Ends: 6/3/2012

Event:     PtHA of NYS All Pinto Horse Show

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

For More Info:  315-672-5105

 

Starts:  6/5/2012           Ends: 6/5/2012

Event:     Concert:  Bonnie Raitt

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  6/7/2012           Ends: 6/10/2012

Event:     Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend

Location:  International Boxing Hall of Fame, 1 Hall of Fame Drive, Canastota

For More Info:  315-697-7095

 

Starts:  6/8/2012           Ends: 6/10/2012

Event:     58th Celebration of the Polish Festival

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

For More Info:  315-687-1076

 

Starts:  6/8/2012           Ends: 6/10/2012

Event:     Jamesville Balloonfest

Location:  Jamesville Beach Park, 4110 West Shore Manor, Jamesville

For More Info:  315-703-9620

 

Starts:  6/15/2012         Ends: 6/16/2012

Event:     Juneteenth Festival

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

For More Info:  315-491-6325

 

Starts:  6/16/2012         Ends: 6/16/2012

Event:     Concert:  Ani DiFranco with special guest Martin Sexton

Location:  Papermill Island, 136 Spensieri Ave., Baldwinsville

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  6/17/2012         Ends: 6/17/2012

Event:     B104.7 presents Country Throwdown

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  6/21/2012         Ends: 6/21/2012

Event:     Concert:  James Taylor

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

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  6/22/2012         Ends: 6/23/2012

Event:     Syracuse Jazz Fest

Location:  Jamesville Beach Park, 4110 West Shore Manor, Jamesville

For More Info:  800-234-4797

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On-going Onondaga County Events!

The Red House Arts Center is featuring a new exhibit Nevin Mercede:  “The Reflections Series”.  For details on this as well as their other great programs, call them at 425-0405 or visit their website at www.TheRedHouse.org.

 

~  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!

 

~   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.

 

~  Everson Museum of Art is featuring these exciting exhibits:  From New York to Corrymore: Robert Henri and Ireland and Reliquaries: New Work by Drew Goerlitz,  William Wegman: Flo Flow as well as  CNY Art Showcase Juried Preview & Live AuctionCheck out their art classes & other exciting programs as well!  Call 474-6064 or visit www.Everson.org for info.

 

So much to do at Beaver Lake Nature Center!  Enjoy many fantastic seasonal programs – for details, call 638-2519 or visit www.OnondagaCountyParks.com.

 

~  The Onondaga Historical Association Museum is currently featuring the exhibit Tales, Talents and Treasures: A Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Syracuse Diocese & 100 Years of the New York / Pennsylvania Girl Scouts Exhibit. For details on this or other events at their museum, call 428-1864 or go to www.CNYHistory.org.

 

~  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.

 

~  IMAX Movies:   Born to be Wild, Coral Reef Adventure & Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol are currently showing at the MOST.  For details, call 425-9068 or www.most.org.

 

~  Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.  Go to their website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511 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 features various exhibit as well as other wonderful programs to explore.  For details, call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org.

 

Syracuse University’s Warehouse Gallery is featuring these new exhibits Noriko Ambe – Inner Water and Chaz Griffen Window Projects & Educational Toys by Roy Wilson.  For details, call them at 443-6450.

 

Continuing thru 4/26/2012

Event:     Thursday Live Music at Parisa: Gary Frenay & Arty Lenin

Location:  Parisa Restaurant, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-565-5118

 

Continuing thru 4/30/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Syracuse – A Retrospective

Location:  Fayetteville East Area YMCA, 200 Towne Drive, Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-299-7576

 

Continuing thru 4/25/2012

Event:     Civic Morning Musicals Wednesday Recital

Location:  Everson Museum of Art, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-424-3984

 

Continuing thru 4/29/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Gnome Show

Location:  XL Projects, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-442-2542

 

Continuing thru 4/26/2012

Event:     Thursday Poetry Readings – Cruel April

Location:  The Point of Contact Gallery, 914 E Genesee Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-2169

 

Continuing thru 5/13/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  MFA 2012

Location:  Syracuse University, 018 Sims Hall, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-4097

 

Continuing thru 4/28/2012

Event:     Rarely Done Productions Presents: My First Time

Location:  CNY Jazz Central, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Continuing thru 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Shakespeare Festival Presents: Love vs. Time

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

For More Info:  315-476-1835

 

Starts:  4/18/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Syracuse Stage Presents: The Brothers Size

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

For More Info:  315-443-3275

 

Starts:  4/19/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Darrell Joyce & Michael Speirs Live at Wise Guys

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

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  4/19/2012         Ends: 4/26/2012

Event:     Thursday Evening Jazz at Phoebe’s

Location:  Phoebe’s Restaurant, 912 East Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-5154

 

Starts:  4/19/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Hidden in Plain Site: Urban Sculpture and the Work of the Syracuse Public Artist in Residence, Location:  SPAR Space, 109 South Warren Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-8284

 

Starts:  4/20/2012         Ends: 4/20/2012

Event:     2012 Rockin’ the Red Cross Battle of the Bands

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

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  4/20/2012         Ends: 4/20/2012

Event:     Downtown Writer’s Center Presents:  Poet MICHAEL BURKARD

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

For More Info:  315-474-6851

 

Starts:  4/20/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     La Mama Series: In Retrospect by LOCO7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  4/20/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Opera presents Madama Butterfly

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

For More Info:  315-475-5915

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Junior Cafe Scientifique

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

For More Info:  315-425-9068

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Landmark Theatre presents Daughtry

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

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Party for the Planet

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

For More Info:  315-435-8511

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Professional Championship Bull Riders featuring a concert by Montgomery Gentry

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

For More Info:  315-498-2699

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Sensory Friendly Time at the MOST

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

For More Info:  315-425-9068 x2132

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Gun Show 2012

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

For More Info:  607-748-1010

 

Starts:  4/22/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Contemporary Film Series: Waking Ned Devine

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Starts:  4/22/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Folk Music Series – Salty Pink

Location:  Liverpool Public Library, 310 Tulip St, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-457-0310

 

Starts:  4/22/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Lyrical Revolt! II

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  4/23/2012         Ends: 4/23/2012

Event:     Ecosocialism Teach-In: How the 1% Profits from Environmental Destruction

Location:  ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-472-5478

 

Starts:  4/24/2012         Ends: 4/24/2012

Event:     Science and Magic of Film: Blade Runner

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  4/25/2012         Ends: 4/25/2012

Event:     Leadership Greater Syracuse presents the 2012 Distinguished Community Leader Awards Luncheon, Location:  Genesee Grande Hotel, 1060 E. Genesee Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-422-5471

 

Starts:  4/25/2012         Ends: 4/25/2012

Event:     Project-ION Business After Hours at Key Bank

Location:  Key Bank, 201 S. Warren St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-1870

 

Starts:  4/26/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Sheila Kay & Kris Shaw Live at Wise Guys

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

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Concert:  Imagination Movers – Rock-O-Matic 2012

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

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Lucky 7 Poker Run

Location:  Baldwinsville Village, 4 Syracuse Street, Baldwinsville

For More Info:  315-635-4871

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Sweet Adeline’s Mass Group Sing

Location:  Onondaga County Court House, 215 Montgomery St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-1910

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Country Folk Art Show

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

For More Info:  248-634-4151

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     21st Annual Central New York Irish Feis

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     A Creekwalk Crawl – A Walking Tour of the Onondaga Creekwalk led by Dennis Connors, Location:  Creekwalk Park next to Sound Garden, 310 W. Jefferson St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-428-1864, ext. 312

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     Electric Flurry Tour | Syracuse University | THE WORLDS LARGEST FOAM PARTY, Location:  Westcott Theater & Performing Arts Center, 524 Westcott Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  516-810-5786

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     58th Annual African Violet Show

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

For More Info:  315-638-2519

 

Starts:  4/29/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Concert:  Human Nature – The Motown Show

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

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  5/3/2012           Ends: 5/12/2012

Event:     Play:  Vigil

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Concert:  Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/5/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     Northeast Alpaca Expo

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

For More Info:  607-637-5201

 

Starts:  5/5/2012           Ends: 5/6/2012

Event:     PtHA of NYS Spring Fling Show

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

For More Info:  315-672-5105

 

Starts:  5/8/2012           Ends: 5/8/2012

Event:     UpstateShows.com presents Rise Against

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

For More Info:  315-378-4197

 

Starts:  5/11/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Commencement Weekend

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-1200

 

Starts:  5/12/2012         Ends: 5/12/2012

Event:     WWE presents RAW WORLD TOUR

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/15/2012         Ends: 5/15/2012

Event:     MassChaos Tour: Godsmack, Staind, and special guest Halestorm

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

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  5/17/2012         Ends: 5/17/2012

Event:     Concert:  Joe Bonamassa

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

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  5/20/2012         Ends: 5/20/2012

Event:     Concert:  Primus

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  6/1/2012           Ends: 6/2/2012

Event:     Taste of Syracuse

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

For More Info:  800-234-4797

 

Starts:  6/2/2012           Ends: 6/3/2012

Event:     “King of Trucks” All Trucks Supershow

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

For More Info:  800-753-3978

 

Starts:  6/2/2012           Ends: 6/3/2012

Event:     PtHA of NYS All Pinto Horse Show

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

For More Info:  315-672-5105

 

Starts:  6/7/2012           Ends: 6/10/2012

Event:     Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend

Location:  International Boxing Hall of Fame, 1 Hall of Fame Drive, Canastota

For More Info:  315-697-7095

 

Starts:  6/8/2012           Ends: 6/10/2012

Event:     Jamesville Balloonfest

Location:  Jamesville Beach Park, 4110 West Shore Manor, Jamesville

For More Info:  315-703-9620

 

Starts:  6/21/2012         Ends: 6/21/2012

Event:     Concert:  James Taylor

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

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  6/22/2012         Ends: 6/23/2012

Event:     Syracuse Jazz Fest

Location:  Jamesville Beach Park, 4110 West Shore Manor, Jamesville

For More Info:  800-234-4797

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

 

 

 

The Cayuga County Office of Tourism is open from 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday. 

February 8th – May 5th – “Stepping Out:  Dancing in Cayuga County”.  Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  The exhibit explores social, folk and the fine art of dance as well as showcases our local dance schools and studios.  www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum  315-253-8051

March 31st – May 20th – Made in NY 2012 – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Made in NY 2012, is an annual juried exhibition featuring New York State artists. The exhibition features 75 works of art by 73 artists from throughout New York State. Made in NY 2012 features paintings, photographs, sculpture, drawings, and more.  Members free, non-   members $6.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553                

      April 9th – April 15th – Spring Break at the Museum – Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum & Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Jr. Education Center, 6880 E. Lake Rd., Auburn.  Museum and Educational Center will be open for School Spring Break. Museum Tours available. Kids play area open. 11am – 4pm.  www.cayuganet.org/agmuseum  315-252-7644   

      April 11th- Disney Day – Reva Rollerdrome, 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  Disney music and prizes.  1:00 – 3:30pm.  $4.50.  www.reva-rollerdrome.com  315-252-8225.

      April 11th – Kid’s View of Vernal Pools – Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  Join Naturalist Jim D’Angelo and his daughter for a Child’s View of the vernal pools at the Sterling Nature Center. Vernal pools are small wetlands that temporarily fill with water providing essential habitat for frogs, salamanders, turtles and even a few snakes!!! We will do some hands on exploring of these unique wetlands looking for spotted salamanders, fairy shrimp, frogs, insects and other wildlife that utilize them. A short slideshow presentation will be conducted before the outdoor nature study of the vernal pools. Please dress for the weather and wear boots if you want to wade into this wetland.  1:00pm. www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143

      April 12thNickelodeon Night! – Reva Rollerdrome, 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  Nickelodeon music and prizes.  6-8:30pm.  Admission $4.50.  www.reva-rollerdrome.com    315-252-8225

 

 

      April 13th – Loren Barrigar & Mark Mazengarb – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  CNY acoustic guitar stand-out Loren Barrigar and New Zealand star Mark Mazengarb were instantly aware of the musical magic that was created the first time they played guitar together. Barrigar and Mazengarb share a unique musical chemistry seldom found among musicians. Their live performances feature not only their spectacular technicalgrasp of the guitar, but also their outstanding musicality and ability to be spontaneously creative.  8pm, Tickets are $15; $25 for two; APT members $13.50.  www.auburnpublictheater.org              315-253-6669

      April 13th & 14th“Bridesmaids” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Director Paul Feig and producer Judd Apatow team up again for this comedy that stars Kristen Wiig as Annie, a romantically unattached failed bakery owner who fears she’s losing her BFF, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), the best thing in her life, when Lillian announces she’s gotten engaged. Strapped financially and emotionally, Annie (Wiig) is fiercely protective of her ‘maid’ duties for her lifelong pal. Enter picture-perfect bridesmaid Helen (Rose Byrne) whose thunder-stealing moves only serve to expose the increasingly frazzled Annie’s shortcomings-and leading to a hilarious series of calamities involving everything from food poisoning to an epic bout of in-flight intoxication.  4/13, 1&8pm, 4/14, 8pm.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door.  www.auburnpublictheater.org   315-253-6669

      April 14th - Professor Louie and The Crowmatix – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Professor Louie & The Crowmatix is a Woodstock, NY based Americana/Roots musical group led by Aaron Hurwitz, a musician and producer nicknamed ‘Professor Louie’. Their music is a blend of Blues, Rock, R&B, Gospel, & Folk with harmonic vocals. The current members all hail from New York State. They have lived, traveled and performed extensively around the globe. 8pm, doors open at 7pm.  Tickets $10/general admission, $9/APT members.  www.auburnpublictheater.org   315-253-6669

      April 14th - Va Va Bloom Garden Show – Dickman Farms Greenhouses & Garden Center, 13 Archie St., Auburn.  Whether you are just beginning to garden or an experienced gardener….Dickman Farms has a weekend geared to turning your thumb green! Dickman Farms Va Va Bloom Garden Show will be bigger and better than ever! The weekend is filled with fun for the entire family including free seminars with captivating guest speakers, workshops, tours, and fun gardening activities for all ages.  4/14, 9am – 5pm, 4/15, 10am – 5pm.  Free.  www.dickmanfarms.com  315-253-3030

      April 14th - Visit the Vintner Day – CJS Vineyards & Aurelius Winery, 6900 Fosterville Rd., Auburn.  Talk to the winemaker, taste our Estate wines and new release “Cab Franc 2010″.  Noon – 5pm, Free.  www.cjsvineyards.com  315-730-4619

      April 14th &15th   - CNYMRA District 3/WNYRacing/Upstate MX-AMA – Frozen Ocean Motorsports Complex, 4415 Vanderstouw Rd., Auburn.  AMA Sanctioned Event – Two full race days.  10 am – dusk.  $10 admission.  www.frozen-ocean.com  315-784-5466

     

 

      April 14th- “Acorn Hollow”  Wood Carvings and Crafts – Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum & Dr. Joseph F.Karpinski, Jr. Education Center, 6880 E. Lake Rd., Auburn.  Arlie Howell will be at the Educational Center demonstrating his “deep relief” woodcarving techniques – 3D wood carving.   Carvings of walking sticks, canes, lighthouses, animals, waterfalls, animal pins and ornaments and much more. Come watch this craftsman at work.  1-3pm.  Free.  www.cayuganet.org/agmuseum  315-252-7644

      April 14th - Vernal Pool – Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  Vernal pools are small wetlands that temporarily fill with water providing essential habitat for frogs, salamanders, turtles and even a few snakes!!! We will do some hands on exploring of these unique wetlands looking for salamanders, frogs, insects and other wildlife that contribute to this ecosystem in a puddle. An indoor presentation on the natural history and vulnerability of vernal pools will be conducted before the outdoor nature study. Please dress for the weather and wear boots if you want to wade into this wetland.  1:00 pm, free.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143. 

      April 15th - NWTF Turkey Calling Contest at Bass Pro Shops! – Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  May join NWTF on the day of the event. Youth (12yrs and younger) Prizes awarded. Adults: (winners awarded: 1st: 50%; 2nd: 30%; 3rd: 20%).  12:30pm, registration fee $25.  www.basspro.com  315-258-2700

      April 16th - Empire State Paranormal Lecture – Sand Beach Church, 2950 Sand Beach Rd., Auburn.  Learn about Ghost Hunting at the Sand Beach Church.   $10, 4-6pm or 7-9pm  www.empirestateprs.com  315-406-4866

      April 17th Empowered – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Tompkins County, NY is one of the cloudiest, least windy places in the country, and yet its residents are proving that we can meet our energy needs through totally renewable resources. From solar and wind to veggie oil and geothermal, Empowered: Power from the People tells the story of one community’s role in the energy independence revolution.   7pm, $5.  www.auburnpublictheater.org   315-253-6669

      April 17th – Sushi & Sake – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Sushi is among the most beautiful and delicious of all foods-learn the art of this delicacy in this hands-on class. We’ll cover how to select fish and ingredients, prepare sushi rice, and make simple sushi rolls. Sashimi, nigiri, and maki will be covered. We’ll also taste different sakes and learn a bit about this classic accompaniment. It’s a sure hit for your next dinner party.  6-8:30pm, $115/person.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

      April 18th– Book Signing – King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Rd., King Ferry.  Author Brad Parks.  3pm, free.  www.treleavenwines.com  315-364-5100

      April 18th- “Rogue Elephant on a Rampage”?  A Reflection on the History of the CIA – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Friends of Seymour Library proudly presents Dr. David S. McCarthy, Ph.D. The College of William and Mary. Reception to follow.  7pm, $10/person   www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

     

      April 19th - Creative Lighting Creations – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Using a basic lighting kit, participants will design creative lighting fixtures using found objects like glass bottles, straws, or silverware. Artist and teacher Robert Loring often creates art using repurposed objects. Create unique lamps, sconces, and other lighting creations will add a unique recycled artistic touch to any home. Lighting kits will be sold separately.  6pm. $15/members, $20/non-members  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

      April 20th - 7th Annual Spring Poetry Reading – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.   Co-sponsored by the YMCA-WEIU’s Writer’s Voice Program.   Free, doors open at 6:30, readings from 7-9 pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

      April 20th - Spring Wine Dinner:  “Here Comes the Sun” – King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Rd., King Ferry.  Our barrel room transforms to a dining room to welcome spring…join us for special pairings of our wines and seasonal dishes. Food by the amazing folks at Serendipity Catering of Ithaca, NY. The winemaker will be on hand to share the inside story on the wines. Call for reservations by April 10.  $50/person, includes tax & tip, 5:30pm.   www.treleavenwines.com  800-439-5271 

      April 20th – 22nd – ”The Fantasticks” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  “The Fantasticks,” is hosted by Carnytown Productions and Produced by Tom Hoey, with Simon Moody, Jack Sherman and Joel Weirick as co-producers. The Auburn production of “The Fantasticks” with book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt is now celebrating its 51st year. This “longest-running musical in the world” features direction by James Cantu, musical direction by Barbara Mushock, choreography by Yvonne Villano-Hassett and set design by Navroz Dabu.  Wine and Beer will be available with proper I.D., and snacks may be purchased during intermission.  Daily shows:  2:00 pm & 8:00 pm, tickets $25  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

      April 20th & 21st – “A Better Life” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  A Better Life is a poignant story about the struggle of an honest, profoundly decent man to survive as an illegal alien in LA. Utterly devoid of political posturing and moralizing, the film deals instead with the universal human yearning for security, stability, and at least some degree of happiness in one’s life.  4/20, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 4/21, 8:00 pm, tickets $5/online, $6/at the door.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

      April 21st- Heart & Hands Wine Dinner – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  5 paired courses with a wine reception.  Call for reservations.  6:30pm reception, 7:00pm dinner.  $60++/person.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

      April 21st- Through the Eyes of Fanny Seward:  A Family Friendly Tour of the Seward House Museum – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  Families will have the opportunity to experience the Seward House through the eyes of William Seward’s daughter, Fanny.  Drawing heavily from Fanny’s extensive diaries, a guide playing Fanny will give a first-person account of her life, touching on the topics of abolition, women’s rights, her family’s experience during the Civil War, and what it was like to be a child during the 19th century.  Appropriate for Grades 4-12.  10:00 am – 11:30 am or 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm, $10/adults, $8/children 12 & under.  www.sewardhouse.org   315-252-1283

    

      April 22nd - Pizza & Petals – Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  Homemade Pizza (noon) & Wildflower Walk (1pm).  On Earth Day treat yourself to some of Nature’s spring beauties, trillium, hepatica and other woodland wildflowers. At 1pm naturalist and Sterling Nature Center Director Jim D’Angelo will led a walk along the trails of the nature center for a look at some of nature’s beautiful woodland wildflowers. Identification, natural history and interesting facts about the spring woodland wildflowers will be discussed on this walk. As a special treat before the walk homemade pizza and Ontario Orchards’ apple cider will be available from noon to 1pm. If you would like to join us for pizza please let us know so we can provide enough for everyone.  Noon, free.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143

     April 22nd- Drop-In Family Art Making: Duct Tape Flower Pens – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Children and their accompanying adults are invited to visit the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center on Sunday, April 22 to create duct tape flower pens and other creations from fun colored duct tape. No registration required.  1-4:30pm, $5/project.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

     April 23rd- Spring Fashion Show & Luncheon – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Fashions from Jane Morgan’s Little House.  Please call for reservations.  www.janemorganslittlehouse.com  315-364-8027

 

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

 

 The Cayuga County Office of Tourism is open from 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday. 

January 29th – March 18th – Both Ends of the Rainbow – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  This annual exhibition will feature over 1,000 works of art by local students and senior citizens from Cayuga County.  www.myartcenter.org                 315-255-1553 

February 9th – Showtime – F.A.M.E. Center for Creative Expression, 39 Genesee St., Auburn.    Singing & dancing as well as some poetry reading. Light refreshments will be provided. Donations are gladly accepted.  6:30-7:30pm.  http://www.sencayarc.org/adult-fame.htm   315-252-7016

February 10th & 11th – “Happy” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. ’HAPPY’ combines cutting-edge science from the new field of “positive psychology” with real-life stories of people from around the world whose lives illustrate these findings.  ’HAPPY’ leads us toward a deeper understanding of how we can all live more fulfilling, healthy and happy lives.  8pm.  ALL CINEMA TICKETS $5 Online ($6 at door).  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

February 10th – Free Fun Family Night at the Fingerlakes Mall – Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.   It’s FREE Family Fun Night in the Food Court Be My Valentine! Free Face Painting, Free LIVE Dance Party, Free BOUNCING in the Food Court, Family Meal Deals and MORE! Each child will have a chance to make their own Valentine:s for family and friends!  6-8pm.www.fingerlakesmall.com  315-255-1188

February 10th – 19th – 2012 Free Boat Show – Bass Pro Shops, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  Weekend drawings- enter a chance to win an Ascend FS10 Kayak and a BPS $200 Gift Card!!!!  Come in and meet our Pros… Burnie Haney, Charlie Love and Joe Matt!  www.basspro.com  800-227-7776

February 11th – Fair Haven Area Chamber of Commerce Winter Carnival – Fair Haven Beach State Park.  Festivities start at 7am with a pancake breakfast.  Enjoy a 5K Polar Bear Run/Walk, Scavenger Hunt starting at 2pm, Volleyball Tournament, Carnival Games for Kids, Food, Raffles, Evening Dance from 6-10pm, and Winter Photo Contest.  www.fairhavenny.com  315-947-6037

February 11th & 12th  – “Tokens of Love” – Valentine Event – Eastern Shore Wineries of Cayuga Lake.  Travel “Off the Beaten Path” and pick up a “passport”Eastern Shore Wineries of Cayuga Lake at any of the participating wineries, enjoy a day of wine and discovery, and receive  ’tokens of love’ at each stop.  Each $10 purchase at any winery earns you one raffle ticket with a grand prize of a $100 gift certificate at the Inns of Aurora.  Participating wineries are:  Six Mile Creek, King Ferry, Long Point, Bet the Farm, Dill’s Run, The Apple Station, Izzo’s White Barn, and CJS.  Tasting fees may apply.  Noon-5pm.

February 12th – The Life of Harriet Tubman: A Spiritual Journey Through Music – Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn.  The Syracuse Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America (SGMWA), under the direction of Dr. Joan R. Hillsman, will present a concert of inspired African music and Negro spirituals to honor and celebrate the life of Harriet Tubman.  Co-sponsored by the Harriet Tubman Boosters Club, this event will feature music composed and directed by Dr. Hillsman, and performed by members of the Syracuse Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America. Their presentation will follow a narrative timeline of Harriet Tubman’s life from slavery in the south to freedom in the north.  3 – 4pm,  tickets $10. www.willardchapel.org  315-252-0339

February 12th – Drop-In Family Art Making – Snow Sculpting & Snowman Building Contest – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Artist Robert Loring will lead families in a Snowman Building Contest and Snow Sculpting activities.  Contest winner will receive a one year membership to the Art Center.  Also, students featured in Three Lakes Sampler will share their written work at 2pm.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553 

February 12th – APT Family Hour Series – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.Family Hour Series Continues.  2pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

February 12th – Mall Crawl:  Books Alive! – Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  Who: All PreK-6th graders in the Finger Lakes Region.  Time: 1:00PM – 3:00PM Cost: FREE What: Move throughout the entire mall and listen to a different story about every 15 minutes.  (Readers will be in front of each store).  www.fingerlakesmall.com  315-255-1188

February 14th – Valentines Day Sparkling Wine Dinner – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Open seating from 5:00 – 9:00pm, 5 paired courses, with a reception wine. $85++/person.  Call for reservations.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888 

February 16th – “The Last Good Story!” BOOKSIGNING! – Downtown Books & Coffee, 66 Genesee St., Auburn.  Come meet the Matthew Kelley, local author of the novel The Last Good Story!  1pm.  www.downtownbooksandcoffee.com  315-515-3411

February 17th & 18th – “180 Degrees South” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  ’Conquerors of the Useless’ follows Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. Along the way he gets shipwrecked off Easter Island, surfs the longest wave of his life – and prepares himself for a rare ascent of Cerro Corcovado. Jeff’s life turns when he meets up in a rainy hut with Chouinard and Tompkins who, once driven purely by a love of climbing and surfing, now value above all the experience of raw nature – and have come to Patagonia to spend their fortunes to protect it.  2/10, 1 & 8pm, 2/11 8pm.  Tickets $5. www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

February 18th – Winter Fun Day – Sterling Nature Center, 15730 Jensvold Rd., Sterling.  Enjoy cross-country skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, or winter birding at Sterling Nature Center.  After having some winter fun, go inside to get warm, view the exhibits, and enjoy a cup of hot cider, a bowl of chili or a sweet treat.  11am-2pm.  www.cayugnet.org/sterlingpark/     315-947-6143 

February 18th & 19th – 10th Annual Mardi Gras – Cayuga Lake Wine Trail – Celebrate with us by attending our 10th Anniversary Mardi Gras event along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail by receiving a specialty anniversary set of beads.  Experience the frivolity as you go from winery to winery receiving other Mardi Gras Beads, a chance to pick the lucky coin for instant prizes plus participate in a scavenger hunt for a sampler case of fine wines from the trail.  10am-5pm.  Start at King Ferry Winery, Long Point Winery, and visit others on the Cayuga Wine Trail. Purchase tickets online, at Wegmans, or by calling.  www.cayugawinetrail.com  800-684-5217

February 19th – ”Say Cheese” Cayuga County – Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center, Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum, 6880 East Lake Rd., Auburn.  Museum open from 11-4pm.  Keeley McGarr of McGarr Farms in King Ferry will host an informal gathering and will be offering samples of the McGarr Irish Style Semi Soft Cheese from 2-4pm.  Gift shop open.  www.cayuganet.org/agmuseum  315-252-7644

February 20th – 24th – Winter Art Camp – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Ages 6-12 9:30-11:30am.  A creative fiber arts project each day.  Fee.  Call to register.  Art camps incorporate high quality art making instruction with art history, gallery visits, class dicsussion, and other unique art-based experiences.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

               

 

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

 

 

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2012 @ 3:42 pm by Curt
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