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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

(For more information call (315) 685-0552 or visit

www.skaneateles.com

)

Tuesday, October 23

6:30 PM Know your Retirement Health Care Costs?” Guessing could be

a Big Mistake, hosted by Kathleen A. Totman, LUTCF of

Totman Financial Services. Guest

Speaker, Susan Cody-Leous of Fidelity Financial Advisor Solutions. Hampton Inn, 417 Seventh

North St, Liverpool. RSVP:

ktotman@lifemark.com or Kathleen at (315) 727-3327.

Tuesday, October 23

HISTORY: 7:30 PM Skaneateles Historical Society will host a talk at

the Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St. on the history of Shotwell Memorial Park and the

community’s long tradition of honoring those who have served in the military. Local residents

and guests will speak about the original design, bronze sculptures, future memorial plans, and a

reading of “Whispers” a poem written by Mary Gardner. Audience members will be invited to

share their own memories of the park.

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org

Wednesday, October 24

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside’s Café, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-

0379 or

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

Wednesday, October 24

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St. Auburn.

(315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, October 24

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside Inn,

6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM – 10:00

PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Wednesday, October 24

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Chamber business

after hours at Mandana Inn, 1937 West Lake Rd., One free drink ticket will be provided per

person and complimentary appetizers! Don’t forget your business cards to be entered into our

drawing for door prizes. RSVP to the Chamber 685-0552.

Thursday, October 25

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM Open Mic Night led by Joanne Perry. Creekside’s

Café

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

Friday, October 26

MUSIC: 7:30 PM at Creekside’s Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Open to

the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, October 26

HALLOWEEN PARTY: 8:30-12:30 PM Tom Barnes & Friends at The

Overlook on Otisco Lake, 2437 Rt 174, Marietta NY. Halloween party with Tom Barnes

and Friends. (315) 636-1044.

SKANEATELES SKINNY

SKANEATELES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WEEKLY UPDATE

October 23, 2012

Friday & Saturday, October 26 & 27

MOVIE: It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. 10/26 @

7 PM, 10/27 @ 4 PM & 7 PM.

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

253-6669. Advance online $5.00/person $6.00 at the door.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Saturday, October 27

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers Creekside Books &

Coffee

, 35 Fennell St. Free & open to the public. (315) 685-0379. www.creeksidebooks.com

Saturday, October 27

FUNDRAISER: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Skaneateles American Legion,

3808 Jordan Rd. Octoberfest, at the Legion will benefit Honor Flight. Honor Flight is a program

designed to fly WWII Veterans to the WWII Memorial in Washington D.C. Menu: Bratwurst,

Kielbasa, Sauerkraut, German Potato Salad, Potato Pancakes, German Chocolate Cake. Cost:

$15.00 per person. Advance tickets available from Skaneateles Chamber or American Legion.

Cash bar will be available.

Sunday, October 28

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett at the Blue Water

Grill

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

Wednesday, October 31

TRIVIA: 7:00 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.

$1.00 per player. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, October 31

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St. Auburn.

(315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, October 31

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside Inn,

6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM – 10:00

PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Thursday, November 1

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM Open Mic Night led by Joanne Perry. Creekside

Books & Coffee

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

FIRST FRIDAY IN SKANEATELES: November 2, 2012

Join Skaneateles shops and galleries for an evening of art, artist openings,

Demonstrations, and music from 6 – 9 PM (unless otherwise noted)

May thru December! Don’t forget to have your Dance Card stamped for your chance to enter

into a drawing for a gift basket donated by one of our participating galleries!

*

Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Presents “Vessels and Vestiges” featuring vestigial jewelry

by Donna Smith and Vessels by Sallie Thompson. “Vessels and Vestiges” opens Friday

November 2nd from 6-9 pm and runs through November. Meet the artists and enjoy

entertainment by Christopher Molloy and his electric blue harp. Refreshments will be

served. Gallery 54 specializes in fine art and craft by Central New York artists. November

hours: Mon-Thurs.10-5, Fri 10-6, Sat 9-6, and Sun 11-5. (315) 685-5470.

www.gallery54cny.com

*

Snake Oil Glassworks, is having glassblowing demonstrations and a select group of

artists in their studio. We’re very excited to offer you the pleasure of seeing the work of

Richard Williams (local Illustrator & painter of international reputation) and his painting

students. All of them have been laboring away at their easels in the studio cold shop for

months perfecting their craft. Please join us in welcoming Barbara Delmonico, Jurgen

Karker, Christy Lemp and Mary Torrisi. Stop by on Friday, November 2nd from 6-9 pm to

see their artwork, watch some glassblowing, ask questions, and enjoy some light

refreshments. Questions (315) 685-5091 or

www.snakeoilglassworks.com

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An exhibition of new works by gallery co-owner Sarah Panzarella will open at Imagine,

the fine arts and fine craft gallery at 38 E. Genesee St.

“Forms of Function” will feature ceramic vessels, mugs, pie plates, candlesticks and butter

bells by the Tully artist, whose works have been exhibited at galleries across the country.

The opening is part of Skaneateles’ First Friday celebration. Refreshments will be

provided, along with entertainment by the Usual Suspects. The exhibition runs throughout

November. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Saturday,

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, with extended holiday hours

after Thanksgiving. For more information, call 315-685-6263 or go to

www.imagineskaneateles.com or

www.facebook.com/imagineskaneateles.

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You are invited to join The Skaneateles Artisans at their Gallery Under the Stone for

their First Friday celebration where they will be celebrating the watercolors of Steve Ryan.

Finger foods and light refreshments will be served. The Skaneateles Artisans Gallery

Under the Stone is located in The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell Street (lower level), offers off-

street parking as well as municipal parking, and accepts major credit cards. Visit our

website at www.skaneatelesartisans.com. For more information, call (315) 685-8580.

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Entertainment at Creekside begins at 7:30 PM at Creekside’s Books & Coffee, 35

Fennell St. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, November 2

MOVIE: 8:00 PM Friday Night at the movies: The Fantastic Mr. Fox.

Auburn Public Theater

, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets: $5.00.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday, November 2

MUSIC: 8:30 PM – 12:30 AM Tom Barnes at Moon Dance, 2512 Cherry

Valley Turnpike (315) 673-1135.

Friday, November 2

MUSIC: 7:30 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Open to

the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday, November 2

FUNDRAISER: 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM Pasta Dinner & Raffle at Holy Trinity

Lutheran Church, 37 W. Genesee St. All you can eat pasta dinner plus meatballs, sausage, bread

& homemade desserts. Eat-in or Take-out available. Cost: $6/Adult; $5 under 12; Free under 2.

Proceeds to benefit the Holy Trinity Preschool Operating & Scholarship Funds.

Friday, November 2

MOVIE: 8 PM, doors open at 7:30 PM. Bring the Kids and Family out to

enjoy, Fantastic Mr Fox at Auburn Public Theater. Tickets $5.00.

Friday & Saturday, November 2 & 3

MOVIE: In a Dream 11/2 @ 1 PM & 8 PM, 11/3 @ 8 PM.

Auburn Public Theater

, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets $10.00.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday, November 3 – 13

FUNDRAISER: Flag display at Shotwell & Clift Parks to honor

Veterans. For a $40.00 donation, you may purchase a flag in honor or memory of a veteran. If

you have already purchased a flag in a previous year from the SGLA, for a donation of $20.00

your flag can be displayed again. Forms are available from any girl’s lacrosse player or the

Chamber office. Questions contact Mary Gaffney at 685-0229 or

marykengaf@gmail.com

Saturday, November 3

COMEDIAN: Stand up Comedian, Jon Fisch will be performing at

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets $12.00/General

Admission; $8.00/Student; $10.80/Member.

Saturday, November 3

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

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

www.creeksidebooks.com

Sunday, November 4

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett will perform at the

Blue Water Grill

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

Tuesday, November 6

MONTHLY MEETING: NOON A joint meeting of the Skaneateles Chamber

and Cayuga County Chamber will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Auburn! Enjoy networking

with Cayuga County Businesses and touring this brand new facility! The topic of the day

“Business Killers” the six mistakes that can destroy your business & your future. An old fashion

barbque meal will be provided, $22.00 including tax & gratuity. RSVP 685-0552.

Wednesday, November 7

TRIVIA: 7:00 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.

$1.00 per player. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, November 7

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St.

Auburn. (315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, November 7

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside

Inn

, 6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM –

10:00 PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Saturday, November 10

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

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

www.creeksidebooks.com

Sunday, November 11

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett. at the Blue

Water Grill

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

Monday, November 12

VETERAN’S DAY OBSERVED: 11:00 AM A special ceremony honoring

Veteran’s will be held at Shotwell Park. This annual event organized by members of the

American Legion pays tribute to Veterans each Veteran’s Day.

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Looking for the perfect hostess gift for your next holiday party or get-together? You will find the

perfect gift at

1st National Gifts, 2 E. Genesee St. Some suggestions of gifts that can be found

at 1

st National Gifts are: Chilled wine bags, decorative candles, Beatrice Ball servewear, unique

cutting boards, cheese mice for labeling, flour sack dish cloths & name holders are just a few

ideas for you. (315) 685-5454 or email

info@firstnationalgifts.com online at

www.firstnationalgifts.com

Long time member, Paul Rodgers, owner Primary Technology Solutions, Inc. has joined David

Colburn, owner DC Consulting, to form

CR Info Tek, the newest IT consulting firm in the CNY

area. Paul & David have 22+ combined years of experience and multiple business sector

partnerships. CR Info Tek, provides many products and services for both business and

residential customers. More information at facebook.com/CRInfoTek; Twitter at

Twinnter.com/CRInfoTek; Web at

www.CRINFOTEK.com or phone (315) 447-2344.

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Aveda will donate $4.00 per Special Edition Hand

Relief purchase to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Stop in at

Hairtique Salon and Day

Spa

, 20 E. Genesee St. for your special purchase! Open Tuesday – Saturday. (315) 685-7303.

Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm

on Route 20 west of Skaneateles continues to be open

on Saturday weather permitting 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Pick your own Strawberries are still

available. Visit there online store at StrawberryFieldsUPick.com. Call ahead to be sure they are

open (315) 246-5657.

SECNY Credit Unions

are running a special promotion “Fifties For Fun!” through December 31,

2012 where anyone who uses one of their branch ATMs could get a surprise $50 bill in their

cash. Questions call any branch or Skaneateles branch at (315) 554-8070.

Lake House Pub

, 6 W. Genesee St. now open for business daily Noon – 2 am. Entertainment

weekly on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday evenings. (315) 554-9194.

www.lakehousepub.comor

www.facebook.com/LakeHousePub

)

Baltimore Woods Nature Center

is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus

Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, closed on Sundays.

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

for more information at

www.baltimorewoods.org (315) 673-1350. October programs: If these trees

could talk, Star Party: 20

th Annual National Astronomy Day, Mushroom Growing, Double Dog

Dare Walk, Skulls, Bones & Foul Play.

SALES:

$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.

1

st National Gifts, 2 E. Genesee St. 40% off selected Halloween Décor items. October 24 –

October 31. Also check with a Retail Therapists about 40% off sales cubes! (315) 685-5454.

www.firstnationalgifts.com

Fall lodging specials are being offered at the

Village Inn ($99.00 per night), Hobbit Hollow

Farm

& Packwood House ($199 includes breakfast and dining voucher). Offer good until

November 29, 2012. Visit

www.thesherwoodinn.com for restrictions and more information.

COMMERCIAL SPACE AVAILABLE FOR LEASE/RENT/SALE:

Outside the Box Business Solutions

announces conference room facility rental now available

at their location at

37 Fennell Street, Skaneateles. Convenient, pleasant facilities for your ¼,

½, or full day meetings. Email

info@otbbs.net for more information.

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. Two 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

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 co-op. 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

Dickens World Smallest Parade is looking for traffic help from 11:40 AM – 12:10 PM. Call Sue at

685-0552 if you can help.

REOCCURING EVENTS:

John D. Barrow Art Gallery

is now open Thursday & Friday 11 AM – 4 PM or by appointment.

Private tours are available by appointment. Call (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

www.barrowgallery.org.

Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery

is open on Fridays and

Saturdays from 1-4 pm, or by appointment. Looking for a gift? Visit the Creamery Gift Shop,

featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed items, 28 Hannum St. (315) 685-1360.

Online, visit

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org.

Thru October 26

Baltimore Woods Nature Center Weeks Art Gallery is pleased to present

Within and Beyond, an exhibit and sale of oil paintings by Lynette Blake. On exhibit 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. The public is invited to

attend. There is no admission charge to the gallery or reception, and parking is free.

Thru October 31

In honor of Breast Cancer Research & Awareness Month, 1st National Gifts,

2 E. Genesee St. “Brighton Power of Pink” for each Brighton bracelet purchased,

1st National

Gifts

will donated $5.00 to support breast cancer. “Power of Pink” bracelets are available for

$50.00 (limited quantities available). (315) 685-5454.

www.firstnationalgifts.com

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 Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

entertainment at Lake House Pub. (315) 554-9194 or

www.lakehousepub.com

for music schedule. Daily hours Noon – 2 PM.

Every Friday & Saturday

Thomas Barr (acoustic guitar) 9 PM – Midnight at the Blue Water

Grill,

11 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-6600.

Every Saturday

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

685-5117.

Every Sunday

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee

St. (315) 685-3405.

Have a great day!

Candace Searing

Administrative/Staff 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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