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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. 

Oct. 9th – Dec. 31st – You Are Here!  Putting Auburn on the Map – Cayuga Museum of History and Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  The answer to “Where are we?” can usually be found on a map. Maps provide us with information about what’s around us and who we are. You Are Here! is an exhibit of maps from the Museum’s collection which chronicle the development of New York, Cayuga County and the City of Auburn. These maps show how our understanding of the world around us has changed over the past 400 years.  Admission free, suggested donation $3, Tue-Sun, Noon – 5:00 pm .  www.cayugamuseum.org  315-253-8051

Oct. 28th – Jan. 6th – Quilts=Art=Quilts – Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Quilts=Art=Quilts is the Schweinfurth Art Center’s 32nd annual juried quilt exhibition. The Art Center has long recognized the importance of quilts as a visual medium, and has been presenting quilts in an art gallery setting since 1981.  General admission $6, Tues. – Sat. 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sun. 1:00 – 5:00 pm.   www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

Nov. 20th – Dec. 24th  – Santa’s Wonderland – Bass Pro Shop, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  The magic returns. Free photo with Santa. Free games and activities. Lasar arcade, soft gun arcade, remote control trucks, moving trains, slot car racing, activity tables, the Strike and Hunt game and Wildlife Carousel.  Open during regular store hours.  315-258-2700

Nov. 30th – SAMSARA – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  SAMSARA is a Sanskrit word that means “the ever turning wheel of life” and is the point of departure for the filmmakers as they search for the elusive current of interconnection that runs through our lives. Filmed over a period of almost five years and in twenty-five countries, SAMSARA transports us to sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial sites, and natural wonders. By dispensing with dialogue and descriptive text, SAMSARA subverts our expectations of a traditional documentary, instead encouraging our own inner interpretations inspired by images and music that infuses the ancient with the modern.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door, 11/30, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 12/1, 8:00 pm.  .  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

 

Nov. 30th – The Andrew and Noah Band – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Edgy Folk transformed the former songwriting duo Peterson and Dennihy into a band with creative edge and energy, sought after by music fans of ages. They capture a unique sound from their original music based on polished songwriting to the creative cover songs they perform with heart and groove. They tap into their ability to collaborate with other accomplished musicians with ease, making fabulous and fun music whenever they perform. Loyal fans know the words to their clever original songs penned by Peterson and Dennihy. And they dance to their eclectic cover songs such as Talking Heads’ Psycho Killer and Violent Femmes’ Blister in the Sun. Their alternative folk sound and songwriting calls to mind Gillian Welch, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Bright Eyes. Band members include Jon Peterson on guitar, mandolin, banjo, and vocals; Donna Dennihy on guitar and vocals; GD Bower on percussion; and Heather Lee on bass. “An acoustic based sound with inspiring harmonies, intricate percussion, and polished songwriting.” Oasis Productions, 2008.  $12 Regular; $10.80 Member, 8pm.   www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

Dec. 1st – “Riding The Lehigh Valley Railroad” – Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum & Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center, 6880 E. Lake Rd., Auburn.  A historical account of the Lehigh Valley Railroad, Auburn Division, from the book THE GANGLY COUNTRY COUSIN Bruce Tracy will present it’s history and the book’s author Herbert Trice will be available to answer questions. Guests are invited to bring mementos they have of the Lehigh Valley Railroad and its presence in Auburn and Cayuga County.  Herbert Trice is the author of THE GANGLY COUSIN a book on the Lehigh Valley Rail Road in this area. He is 95 years old. His mentor Bruce Tracy will take you back on the railroad and give you a ride of your life. Witness the historical tale of the Lehigh Valley Railroad with a photographic collections and recollections of the men, the land, and the train trails that carved this part of the country.  They will engage and enlighten you with railroad history which eventually led to New York as it is today and it’s influence on our everyday life.  Admission and parking is free but donations are acceptable. Refreshments will be served. Seating is limited arrive early.  Free, 2pm.                315-252-7644

Dec. 1st & 2nd – Annual Christmas Craft Fair – Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn.  More than 170 vendors from throughout the Northeast will display and sell a wide range of handcrafted items. Nearby, a “multicultural food court” in the college cafeteria will offer tastes of American, Italian, Filipino, Native American, African American, and Ukrainian foods. Live music, entertainment for children, and much more.  12/1, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, 12/2, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.  315-255-1743

Dec. 2nd – Drop-In FAMILY ART Making – Informal Art Making for Families – Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Children and their accompanying adults are invited to drop-in art making experiences at the Schweinfurth. Projects are inspired by basic art principles, materials, or techniques and will encourage participants of all ages to make art collectively. Stop in between 1- 4:30pm to complete a project. HOLIDAY POP-UPS – Make an exciting holiday card with a message that pops up when you open it. All materials are provided.  Cost is $5 per project, 1-4:30pm.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

Dec. 2nd – Quilts=Art=Quilts – Trunk Show – Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Trunk Shows are “show and tell” opportunities for artists/quilters to discuss their work.  Meet regional quilters and see examples of their work. Trunk Show with Paula Schultz of Cottons, Etc.  $6 general admission, free for Art Center members and exhibiting quilters, 2pm.   .  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

Dec. 2nd - Reading by Captain Jack the Christmas Pirate - Izzo’s White Barn Winery, 6634 Cayuga Rd., Cayuga.  Captain Jack the Christmas Pirate will be on hand to read the pirate’s “Night Before Christmas”, Jack is Joined by our good friend Dick Eldredge performing holiday music. Jack appears in support of the local food bank non perishable foods will be collected throughout December.  We’ll have mulled wine and lots of foods to try with our wines, which will be on special through December.  Free, 4pm.  www.izzoswhitebarnwinery.com                315-283-8095

Dec. 4th – Walter Stahr Book Signing for Seward – Downtown Books & Coffee, 66 Genesee St., Auburn.  If you missed your chance to meet Walter Stahr, author of the new Seward bio, mark your calendar for December 4th because Downtown Books & Coffee are having him at the store for a signing! From one of our most acclaimed new biographers- the first full life of the leader of Lincoln’s “team of rivals” to appear in more than forty years. William Henry Seward was one of the most important Americans of the nineteenth century. Progressive governor of New York and outspoken U.S. senator, he was the odds-on favorite to win the 1860 Republican nomination for president. As secretary of state and Lincoln’s closest adviser during the Civil War, Seward not only managed foreign affairs but had a substantial role in military, political, and personnel matters.  Free, 6:30pm.  www.downtownbooksandcoffee.com  315-515-3411

Dec. 4th – Holiday Open House – Rural Life Museum, 920 State Route 34B, King Ferry.  Dave Bacon, local singer/story teller will perform tradition holiday music along with accepting requests from guests.  To take part in our cookie exchange participants are invited to bring a couple of dozen cookies along with your recipe to share.  Everyone is encouraged to bring an old ornament to add to our GHA Holiday Tree, we will identify the ornament with your family name.  Free, 10am – Noon.  www.genoahistorical.org  315-364-8202

Dec. 4th – Hors D’Oeuvres & Cocktails – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Welcome to our second season of cooking classes! Come for the epicurean experience, then stay over at one of our Inns for equal parts leisure, luxury, and learning. Cooking class participants receive $50 off room reservations at the Aurora Inn or E.B. Morgan House on the night of class (based on availability). Classes are small to allow for hands-on experience, so reserve your spot early.  $75/person, 16 person maximum, 7-9:30pm.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

Dec. 4th & 11th  – Open Mic Night – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.   Open Mic Night features music and spoken word from local and regional talent in a relaxed cafe setting. Listen to live original and cover music, spoken word, stand-up comedy and poetry and enjoy light refreshments including wine and beer for those with proper ID.  Every Tuesday.  Admission $2, 7:30-10:30pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

Dec. 7th – Prohibition Era Cocktail Party – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Hearkening back to the era of spats, big band music, and Great Gatsby, our Prohibition Era Cocktail party celebrates the repeal of prohibition on December 5, 1933. Come dressed for the Roaring Twenties and rub shoulders with bootleggers and flappers. Heavy Hors D’oeuvres will be served alongside the best bathtub gin the Aurora Inn Dining Room has to offer. Please call for reservations.  $50++/person, Reception 7:00 pm, Band 8:00 pm.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

 

Dec. 7th & 8th - Candlelight Tours of the Beautiful Seward House – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  Please call for reservations, families welcome.  Tickets go on sale 11/27, limited to groups of 20.  Tours start at 6:00 pm & 7:00 pm, tickets $10/adults, $8/students 12 & under.  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

Dec. 7th & 8th – Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Ai Weiwei is China’s most famous international artist, and its most outspoken domestic critic. Against a backdrop of strict censorship and an unresponsive legal system, Ai expresses himself and organizes people through art and social media. In response, Chinese authorities have shut down his blog, beat him up, bulldozed his newly built studio, and held him in secret detention. AI WEIWEI: NEVER SORRY is the inside story of a dissident for the digital age who inspires global audiences and blurs the boundaries of art and politics. First-time director Alison Klayman gained unprecedented access to Ai while working as a journalist in China. Her detailed portrait provides a nuanced exploration of contemporary China and one of its most compelling public figures.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door, 12/7, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 12/8, 8:00 pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

Dec. 7th – 9th  – Christmas in Aurora – MacKenzie-Childs, 3260 State Route 90, Aurora.  Join us for our Holiday Celebration 2012! Our designers have outdone themselves with stunning holiday decor. Come see our complete holiday ornament and gift collection and enjoy complimentary gift packaging on every purchase. Take 20% of a single (non-sale) item. Enter to win daily prize drawings, enjoy festive refreshments, watch pottery or furniture painting, meet Santa, and tour the farmhouse between noon-4pm each day.  9:30am – 6pm. 

Dec. 7th – 9th – Patrick Blackburn: Music For More Senses – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Patrick Blackburn Presents the World Premiere of MUSIC FOR MORE SENSES.  Friday: Join us for the avant garde generative audio and visual installation ‘Hieroglyphics From The Recent Past, Exhumed Towers And Recovered Stars’ from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. There will be a live performance at 8:30 PM.  Saturday: The installation will be open from 3:00-10:00PM. Come, stay and enjoy the art.  Sunday: Patrick Blackburn will lead an illustrated talk at 3:00 PM.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dec. 7th – First Friday Events :                                                                                  Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St. – Visitors are invited to listen to live holiday music by Honky Tonk Hindooz, make holiday ornaments, and view the current exhibition Quilts=Art=Quilts. Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St. – Enjoy an opening reception for the world premiere of Patrick Blackburn’s MUSIC FOR MORE SENSES, an abstract generative sound installation. A wine/beer bar will be open to those with proper I.D. This event is free and open to the public. Seward House Museum, 33 South St. – Top area florist and artisans have adopted the Seward House to provide a showcase of holiday decorations! Experience the unique charm and history of the festively adorned Seward House Museum. Candlelight Christmas Tours at 6&7pm, fee, call for reservations. Seymour Public Library, 176 Genesee St. – Join in a holiday art activity with all kinds of paper crafts, from paper folded trees to three dimensional ornaments and more. In addition to our crafters, we encourage scrap bookers to join us for a mini-crop. There will be a drop in craft for children in the Children’s Room. Auburn Downtown BID, 128 Genesee St. – You’ve heard of a wine tasting, but what about an olive oil tasting? Come check out Ithaca-based F. Olivers offering a wide variety of infused olive oils that delight the palette. Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St. – The Center will be offering free Reiki samplings and mini makeovers. Enjoy 20% off on gift store shopping (excluding consignments), 15% off walk-in gift certificate purchases and 10% off online instant gift certificate purchases. Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St. – The Ale House will be hosting a Free happy hour buffet from 3 – 6PM with $2 well drinks & drafts, $4 wines, plus Ladies’ Night with ½ priced food & drinks from 6 – close. Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St. – Come tour the new exhibit: You are Here! Putting Auburn on the Map, Maps and Map Making. This exhibit features 30+ historic maps from the collection, some from the 17th century! Light refreshments will be served. DEJA VU Consignment Boutique, 180 Genesee St. – wine tasting by Eleven Lakes Winery & appetizers.

Dec. 8th – Weedsport’s Old Tyme Christmas – Downtown Weedsport.  A day family fun, including vendors throughout the village, parade, 5K race/walk, alpacas, horse drawn wagon rides, snow bowling, Operation Safe Child (child finger printing) sponsored by the Sheriff’s Department. food & beverage entertainent, Santa & Much more!  Free, 10am – 3pm. 

Dec. 8th – Christmas in Aurora – Downtown Aurora.  Village-wide Christmas sales, children’t activities and entertainment. 

Dec. 9th – Horse Drawn Sleigh & Photos – Izzo’s White Barn Winery, 6634 Cayuga Rd., Cayuga.  Horse Drawn Sleigh & photos, our new Sleigh along with Cupcake the pony from neighboring Woodseye View Stables will be on hand. Why not stop and get a picture for your holiday greetings? Music on 12/9 provided by Sue Alexander, Christmas Karaoke is always a good time.  We’ll have mulled wine and lots of foods to try with our wines, which will be on special through December.  Free, 4pm.  www.izzoswhitebarnwinery.com  315-283-8095

 

 

 

Dec. 9th – Annual Holiday Traditions – Noon – 5pm                                                                                  Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn – Read with Santa at 1PM sponsored by the Literacy Volunteers of America. From 1:30-3:30PM, children from Sacred Heart, St. Ann’s, and Tyburn Academy, conducted by Anne Adessa, will perform all types of music including traditional carols, older popular Christmas tunes, contemporary Christian and popular holiday tunes. They will also feature violin, vocal and piano solos.

Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn – Quilts made by 64 artists from all over the world will be on view in the annual Quilts=Art=Quilts exhibition. Families are invited to complete a scavenger hunt in the exhibition. In addition, the Operation Kid Comfort Program from Watertown will present a Trunk Show at 2PM.

Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn – The mansion will be decked out in its holiday best. Current exhibit – the history and importance of maps and mapmaking in Cayuga County.

Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn – Area florists and artisans have adopted the museum again this year to provide an array of spectacular holiday decorations. Visitors will be welcomed from 12 noon until 5pm and admission is free. Live musical performances throughout the day will add to the holiday splendor. Visit the Seward House Museum to experience the elegance of Christmas past.

Harriet Tubman Home – 180 South St., Auburn – Open for tours.

Ward O’Hara Ag. Museum, 6880 E. Lake Rd., Auburn – Horse and wagon rides with many activities throughout the museum for the kids. Mary Ann Finn will entertain on the keyboard and Santa will arrive at 12:30pm. Decorate holiday cookies, make Christmas decorations, and enter the Christmas coloring contest.

St. Francis Church, 299 Clark St., Auburn – Auburn Chamber Orchestra performs at 4pm.

St. Mary’s Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn – The Voices of Faith to perform at 3pm.

Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 Williams St., Auburn – Lori Rhodes Pettit performs Christmas music on the Skinner Organ at 1:30pm, Masterworks Chorale perform at 3pm.

 

Dec. 9th – Pumpkin Hill Bistro’s Annual Wine Dinner – Pumpkin Hill Bistro, 2051 State Route 90, Aurora.  Featuring the wonderful wine of Treleaven Winery. Come meet the Wine Makers sample their delicious wine paired with a delicious feast prepared by Cookie. The fun begins at 4pm with assorted appetizers and mulled wine and Holiday Sangria. Followed by a paired wine dinner at 5pm. Call for reservations and prices.  4pm.  www.pumpkinhillbistro.com  315-364-7091 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                           

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted: Saturday, December 1st, 2012 @ 8:11 am by Curt
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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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Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday, April 7,

th @ 10 AM Open to Children Ages 7 & Under. Clift Park

 2012

 

THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 (For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Tuesday, April 3

 

COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora will

 

present the next in its series of cooking classes, focusing on the nuances of food and wine

 

pairing.The class will take place in the Aurora Inn’s Lakeside Room. Cost: $105/person. The

 

pairing menu will feature dishes prepared by the Aurora Inn’s culinary team, and will include a

 

variety of dishes, from Shrimp and Mango Spring Rolls to Braised Short Ribs – and of course,

 

dessert. For more information on the epicurean series, visit the Inns of Aurora website at

 

http://innsofaurora.com/food-wine/epicurean-events. To make a reservation, call 315-364-

 

8862.

 

Wednesday, April 4

 

MUSIC: 9:00 PM Open Mic with Tom Barnes at Shifty’s, 1401 Burnet Ave,

 

Syracuse. (315) 474-0048.

 

Wednesday, April 4

 

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

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

Wednesday, April 4

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Sarah Horner & Greg Carroll. 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

 

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 5, 6, 7

 

TRUNK SHOW: 4/5 4 PM – 7 PM; 4/6 & 4/7 11:00

 

AM – 5:00 PM.

 

Elan Interiors Home Boutique, 37 Fennell Street. Featuring designs from Jill

 

Schwartz!

 

www.elaninteriorsdesign.com

 

Thursday, April 5

 

POETRY READING: 6:30 PM by Mark Povinelli. Creekside Coffeehouse, 35

 

Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

 

Thursday, April 5

 

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, April 5

 

WINE TASTING: 7:00 PM. Grand Finale Wine Tasting at the Skaneateles

 

Library

 

, 49 E. Genesee St. To be led by Mike Tutor and John Raciatti. Reservations required.

 

(315) 685-5135. Cost $8.00 per person.

 

Friday, April 6 Mandana Inn

 

, 1919 West Lake Rd. opens for the season. The Mandana Inn is

 

a local landmark with fine dining in a casual setting. Featuring local produce and wines. (315)

 

685-7798. Beautiful scenic drive south on 41.

 

Friday, April 6

 

FIRST FRIDAY IN SKANEATELES: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (unless otherwise noted).

 

 

Join Snake Oil Glassworks for a Glassblowing Demonstration. As it appears that Spring

 

has sprung and the fish will be biting, we will be demonstrating how to make hand blown

 

glass fish. Light refreshments. Questions (315) 685-5091

 

www.snakeoilglassworks.com.

 

 

Self Portraits: Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Style! Opening Friday, April 6, 5 pm-8 pm.

 

The April show features self portraits by gallery members in a variety of mediums. Meet

 

the artists, enter drawing for a $25 gift certificate, and enjoy refreshments, Celebrate

 

Spring and our First Friday of the 2012 season! Gallery 54 is an artist cooperative located

 

at 54 E. Genesee St, Skaneateles.

 

wwwgallery54cny.com. April hours: Sun-Fri 11-5 and

 

Sat 10-5. (315) 685-5470.

 

 

Bob Lyna 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Free & open

 

to the public. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday & Saturday, April 6 & 7

 

MOVIE: The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo . 4/6 @ 1PM & 8 PM;

 

4/7 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, April 7

 

EASTER EGG HUNT: 10:00 AM Clift Park. Open to children ages 7 and under.

 

(315) 685-0552. Brought to you by the

 

Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

 

Foundation & Skaneateles Rotary Club

 

.

 

Saturday April 7

 

LUNCH & BEER: 12:00 PM. Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., will hold its second

 

epicurean beer event of the season, presenting the Ithaca Beer Co. Lunch. The event will feature

 

four paired courses, as well as an intermezzo, each dish matched with one of the local brewery’s

 

creations. Lunch served at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $45 per person, plus tax and gratuity. The Ithaca

 

Beer Co. Lunch will take the place of the Aurora Inn’s usual Saturday brunch on this day.

 

For more information on the epicurean series, visit the Inns of Aurora website at

 

http://innsofaurora.com/food-wine/epicurean-events. To make a reservation, call (315) 364-

 

8888. As always, special dietary requests can be accommodated; advanced notice is

 

appreciated.

 

Saturday, April 7

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Elephant Shoes at Anyela’s Vineyards, 2433

 

W. Lake Rd. Bottles of wine for purchase and cheese platters available. (315) 68-3797.

 

Saturday, April 7

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Tuck ‘n Roll at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Wednesday, April 11

 

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

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

Wednesday, April 11

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Kevin Barrigar. 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

 

Thursday, April 12

 

CHAMBER: Noon. Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting at

 

The Lodge at Welch Allyn

 

. Guest speaker, Stephen Meyer, New President and CEO of Welch

 

Allyn. Cost: $20.00/person. For reservations call the Chamber at, (315) 685-0552.

 

Thursday, April 12

 

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, April 13

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM John Cadley & Cathy Wenthen. Creekside Books

 

& Coffee

 

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

 

Friday, April 13 & 14

 

MOVIE: Bridesmaids. 4/13 @1 PM & 8 PM 4/14 @ 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, April 14

 

PAMPER YOURSELF: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Back by popular demand, Aveda’s

 

make up artist Scott Dennis. Scott will be at

 

Hairtique Hair and Day Spa, and will be taking

 

45 min. appointments for make up lessons. Scott will be showing Aveda’s new spring collection

 

and tips on how to apply them. A $50 deposit is requested to secure your appointment and can

 

be used toward any purchase. Hairtique has added $1.00 per minute chair massages by LMT,

 

Brian Tarolli to this event. Appointments are now being scheduled for full body massages. (315)

 

685-7303.

 

Saturday, April 14

 

ARTIST DEMONSTRATION: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Gallery 54 presents Gourd

 

Loon Mask Making Demonstration by Andree Dennis Newton. Carrying on the traditions of her

 

culture, Abenaki Indian and Old Forge resident, Andree Dennis Newton, will design a dynamic

 

mask. Using the popular Adirondack bird as subject, she will use a hard-shell gourd as the base,

 

adding detail with burning pen, dremel, and acrylic paint. Feathers and beads will be added to

 

finish. She will also “show and tell” each phase of gourd mask making. Gallery 54 is located at

 

54 E. Genesee St in Skaneateles. Open Sunday-Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.,Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

www.gallery54cny.com, 685-5470

 

Saturday, April 14

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Mark D’Alberto. Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Monday, April 16

 

FITNESS: 7:30 PM – Gazella Performance & Wellness Studio, 3986

 

Jordan Rd., is offering a Team Gazella Information Session & Kick-Off Party – at Johnny Angels.

 

Gazella is offering three group training programs this year – cycling, running and triathlon.

 

Attend the information session & kick-off party to learn more about the programs and meet the

 

coaches and fellow participants. Two program scholarships will be awarded. For additional

 

information, visit the Team Gazella page of

 

www.gazella-studio.com.

 

Tuesday, April 17

 

SAVES Community Lecture: 7:00 PM SAVES Community Room, 77 Fennell

 

St., Safety Suggestions for Children, Presented by Dr. Alison McCrone, MD, FAAP, Medical

 

Director Upstate Golisano After Hours Care, Upstate @ Community General. Questions: (315)

 

685-5217 or email t

 

saveslecture@gmail.com Reservations appreciated.

 

Wednesday, April 18

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Kevin Dorsey. 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

 

Sunday, April 22

 

RETREAT: 1:00 AM – 6:00 PM Earth Day Retreat at CNY Healing Arts, 195

 

Intrepid Lane. Pre registration required by Friday, April 20. (315) 671-5755. Fee $40.00

 

includes dinner.

 

Wednesday, April 25

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Stevie Tombstone. 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

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

SKANEATELES, N.Y. – “Medical manufacturer Welch Allyn has completed its global headquarters

 

expansion and renovation project. The company unveiled the new LEED Gold certified building

 

headquarters on State Street Road in Skaneateles on Monday. The $35 million project took

 

nearly four years to complete.

 

The LEED certification is awarded to buildings that are environmentally responsible. The new

 

headquarters gets 35 percent of its energy from renewable resources and reduces water usage

 

by 25 percent.

 

CEO Julie Shimer says project was about much more than helping out Mother Nature.

 

“It’s not just the environmental, but it includes the environment. It is a company that cares

 

about its employees, about its customers and about its community and I’m proud to be a part of

 

it,” Shimer said.

 

Eighty percent of the projects construction debris was recycled and 20 percent of building

 

materials used were recycled.” Written by YNNCNY web staff.

 

Anyela’s Vineyards

 

, 2433 West Lake Rd. is now open seven days a week.

 

www.anyelasvineyards.com

 

 

(315) 685-3797.

 

The Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce

 

has been very busy signing up new members.

 

Welcome Mesa Grande Taqueria, Hilton Garden Inn, AFLAC NY, and Pinnacle Investments (Jim

 

McQuiggan) all from our neighboring community Auburn! Also new to the Chamber, Mottville

 

Fire Dept., Kimball Kraus, MS, LMFT, College Assistance Plus (John Decker), Cayuga Press of

 

Cortland, Romantic Ceremonies by Michaela, and The Memoir Writer. We look forward to your

 

involvement in our Chamber and promoting all of our member businesses. Next Chamber

 

Monthly meeting will be held on April 12 @ noon, The Lodge at Welch Allyn. RSVP the Chamber

 

685-0552. Business After Hours: Thursday, April 26

 

th @ The Athenaeum 5:00 – 7:00 PM.

 

The Restaurant at Elderberry Pond

 

is open for the season. Traditional Easter Dinner

 

Celebration will be served at three separate seatings on Easter Sunday. During March, April and

 

early May will be offering a series of organic orcharding and gardening classes for those

 

interested in learning organic methods to plant and care for their home vegetable gardens, herb

 

gardens and orchards. For details on any of these functions visit our website

 

www.elderberrypond.com. For reservations call (315) 252-6025.

 

Easter Brunch at

 

Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St., Rd. serving 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM.

 

$25.75/person. Reservations required, please call (315) 685-3063

 

Celebrate Easter with the

 

Sherwood Inn! Brunch Buffet 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM Cost: $25.95

 

Adults, $13.95 Youth under 12, 5 years and younger No Charge. Dinner Buffet 4:00 – 8:00 PM.

 

$28.95 Adults. $14.95 Youth under 12, 5 years and younger No Charge. For reservations call the

 

Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-3405.

 

Springside Inn

 

, 6141 West Lake Rd., Auburn Easter Brunch Buffet. Seatings are at 10 AM or

 

12:30 PM. Brunch costs: $18.95 Adults; ½ price 10 years & under; Free 4 years & under. Easter

 

Dinner, seating @3:30 PM. Choose either “Family style” or Dinner buffet.Cost: $21.95 Adults; ½

 

price 10 years & under; Free 4 years & under. For reservations call, (315) 252-7247 or email,

 

carol@springsideinn.com

 

Join James Hares, new owner, at

 

Mandana Inn, 1919 West Lake Rd. for the season opening on

 

April 6

 

th. (315) 685-7798. Beautiful scenic drive down West Lake Rd. Come see all of the

 

renovations!

 

Registration is now open for the April children’s camp to be held at

 

Baltimore Woods Nature

 

Center,

 

4007 Bishop Hill Rd., April, 9 – 13. To register visit, www.baltimorewoods.org or call,

 

(315) 673-1350

 

New classes starting at the Skaneateles YMCA

 

 

ADULT Dance Class – Focus on Tap. Adults 18 and over may join our dance class with

 

instructor Madeline Raymond. Please have tap shoes, comfortable clothing , water.

 

Register early 9:30 am-10:00 am Wednesdays from April 18 – May 30,2012. Register

 

early. Skaneateles/Auburn YMCA members:$45; General Public:$65 (315) 685-2266.

 

 

ADULT Learn to Play Hockey – Dale Williams will lead participants through 8 weeks of

 

hockey skill development for novice through intermediate level players. This session

 

begins April 9, 2012 and is held from 9:30-10:45pm. Full hockey equipment is strongly

 

recommended. Helmets with face masks are required. To Register call, (315) 685-2266.

 

 

School’s Out Program – Swimming, skating, crafts, games and more surprises! Bring a

 

lunch and plan on having fun, meeting new people and making new friends

 

April 9-13; Boys and Girls age 5 (in kindergarten -12); Monday –Friday 6:30 am-6:00

 

pm; Skaneateles/Auburn YMCA members: $30 per day; General Public:$40 per day; Preregistration

 

required by calling, (315) 685-2266.

 

 

Learn to Skate Camp – April 9 – April 12 Monday-Thursday;

 

11:30-12:00-First Time Skaters; 12:00-12:30 pm-Beginner Skaters;

 

12:30-1 pm-Experienced Skaters; Registration fee: Skaneateles/Auburn Y members:$50

 

General Public: $70. To register call, (315) 685-2266.

 

 

Babysitter Basics – Boys and Girls age 9-10; April 11 Wednesday;12 pm – 3 pm. This 3 -

 

hour course provides participants with the skills necessary to help care for children in a

 

safe and responsible manner. To register call, (315) 685-2266.

 

To register and for more information about these classes or becoming a Y-member, call the

 

Auburn YMCA at (315) 253-5304 or the

 

Skaneateles YMCA at (315) 685-2266

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

• 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:

 

$5.00 SUSHI all day every Tuesday at

 

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

 

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at

 

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

 

Sherwood Inn

 

April dining coupons (buy one, get one free), Sherwood Bucks ($10 off any

 

order of $50 or more) and 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

 

Easter Egg Hunt volunteers needed. The hunt is in need of folks to help with crowd control and

 

laying eggs. Meet at Johnny Angels, 9 AM on Saturday April 7

 

th.

 

The

 

Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

and Community Center will be holding a Duck Dash during the sidewalk sales on July

 

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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 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.

 

Thru 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.

 

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

 

Skaneateles Suites has a collection of furnished, all-inclusive apartments, Condos, houses and vacation rentals which are perfect for Corporate relocation and temporary lodging or housing in the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York.

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!

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.

 

~   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 as well as  CNY Art Showcase Juried Preview & Live AuctionCheck out their art classes & other exciting programs as well!  Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

 

So much to do at Beaver Lake Nature Center!  Enjoy many fantastic seasonal programs – through the month of March, come check out the sugarbush each Saturday & Sunday with a great pancake breakfast each Saturday (9-noon).  Celebrate Maple!!!  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 a new exhibit Noriko Ambe – Inner Water and Chaz Griffen Window Projects.  For details, call them at 443-6450.

 

 

 

Continuing thru 4/18/2012

Event:     Hobo Graffiti & Friends

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

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 4/1/2012

Event:     Maple Syrup Celebration at Critz Farms

Location:  Critz Farms, 3232 Rippleton Rd, Cazenovia

For More Info:  800-442-3225

 

Continuing thru 4/19/2012

Event:     The Gallery at the Tech Garden Presents: Patently Syracuse

Location:  The Tech Garden, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-0910

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     10th Annual New York State Green Building Conference

Location:  Pirro Convention Center, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-6817

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 4/1/2012

Event:     31st Annual Salt City Cluster Spring Dog Show

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

For More Info:  315-622-2239

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     Play:  Twelfth Night

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     Concert:  Verdi Requiem

Location:  Goldstein Auditorium, Syracuse University, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-7372

 

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     Downtown Writer’s Center Presents:  Poets LYNN DOMINA and YVONNE MURPHY

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

For More Info:  315-474-6851

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     The PROM….A Blast from the Past benefitting McMahon Ryan

Location:  AXA Towers Lobby, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-701-2985

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     Words & Music

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

For More Info:  315-479-5299

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 4/1/2012

Event:     Sweet Little Repeats

Location:  Great Northern Mall, 4155 State Route 31, Clay

For More Info:  315-622-3011

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     Dinner Theater:  Lombardi

Location:  The Fire and Ice Banquet Hall at the Locker Room, 528 Hiawatha Blvd. E., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-446-1461

 

Starts:  3/31/2012         Ends: 3/31/2012

Event:     Artisan & Craft Show

Location:  Elbridge Elementary School, 130 East Main Street, Elbridge

For More Info:  315-558-3408

 

Starts:  3/31/2012         Ends: 3/31/2012

Event:     Dave Ruch: Live in Concert

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

For More Info:  315-471-0593

 

Starts:  3/31/2012         Ends: 3/31/2012

Event:     Eco-Friendly Wearables Workshop

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474 6064

 

 

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

Event:     Spring Tour Concert

Location:  May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society, 3800 E. Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-781-3404

 

Starts:  4/2/2012           Ends: 4/2/2012

Event:     Rosamond Gifford Lecture Series Presents Laurie R. King

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

For More Info:  315-435-1832

 

Starts:  4/3/2012           Ends: 4/3/2012

Event:     Riverdance

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

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  4/3/2012           Ends: 4/3/2012

Event:     WISE Symposium: Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship

Location:  Pirro Convention Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-3550

 

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

Event:     2012 CenterState CEO Annual Meeting

Location:  Pirro Convention Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-1870

 

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

Event:     Civic Morning Musicals Wednesday Recital

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-424-3984

 

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

Event:     Skype with The Book Thief Author Markus Zusak

Location:  Liverpool Public Library, 310 Tulip St, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-457-0310

 

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

Event:     Syracuse Chiefs vs Rochester Redwings -  OPENING DAY

Location:  Alliance Bank Stadium, 1 Tex Simone Dr., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-7833

 

 

Starts:  4/6/2012           Ends: 4/6/2012

Event:     The C Word: A Stand Up Comedy Show

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

For More Info:  315-345-9669

 

Starts:  4/7/2012           Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     NYS Horse Pullers Assoc. “Pull of Champions”

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/7/2012           Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     Open Hand Theater presents: “The Man Who Kept House”

Location:  Open Hand Theater (at the Castle), 518 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-476-0466

 

Starts:  4/12/2012         Ends: 4/12/2012

Event:     Photography Workshop

Location:  The Tech Garden, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  312-834-7445

 

Starts:  4/13/2012         Ends: 4/13/2012

Event:     An Evening with Aziz Ansari

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

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  4/13/2012         Ends: 4/13/2012

Event:     Redhouse Live Comedy Improv

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

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  4/13/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Syracuse Astronomical Society Public Observing Session

Location:  Darling Hill Observatory, Strong Road, Tully

For More Info:  315-559-4737

 

Starts:  4/13/2012         Ends: 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:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Comedian Daniel Tosh Live

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     JJ Heller and Audrey Assad, The Deeper Heart Tour

Location:  Inspiration Hall, 709 James Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-214-7333

 

Starts:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Salt City Horror Fest

Location:  Palace Theater, 2384 James St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-463-9240

 

Starts:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Town of Manlius Historical Society Antique Show

Location:  Fayetteville-Manlius High School House 2, 8210 East Seneca Turnpike, Manlius

For More Info:  315-682-6660

 

Starts:  4/15/2012         Ends: 4/15/2012

Event:     Collectorsfest Sports Memorabilia Show

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

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/15/2012         Ends: 4/15/2012

Event:     Gabriel Iglesias Stand-Up Revolution Tour

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

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  4/17/2012         Ends: 4/18/2012

Event:     Famous Artists Broadway Theater Series presents  STOMP

Location:  Landmark Theater, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

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:  4/20/2012         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:     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:     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: 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Gun Show 2012

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

For More Info:  607-748-1010

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         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:  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:  4/29/2012         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:  5/4/2012           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:  5/8/2012           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

 

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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

 

      March 29th  – Lady’s Night at the CREATION STATION – Creation Station, 10 Seminary Ave., Auburn.  No artistic abilities necessary.  Just come and have fun.  Cost includes your choice of bowl (2 large sizes to pick from) or a platter, all supplies, and light refreshments.  RSVP.   7-9 pm  www.tropicalartsandcrafts.com/  406-3270

 

March 29th – The Healing Muse – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Writers from the latest issue of The Healing Muse will be reading selections of their work. The Healing Muse is Upstate Medical University’s literary journal and contains poetry, stories, essays and art forms that focus on illness, medicine, and the body. Eight writers from the current issue and three from past issues will be reading selections of their work in a free, public reading.  6:30pm, free.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

March 30th & 31st - “Nuremberg: Its Lesson For Today” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  One of the greatest courtroom dramas in history, Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today shows how the international prosecutors built their case against the top Nazi war criminals using the Nazis’ own films and records.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door.  3/30, 1 & 8pm, 3/31, 8pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

 

 

 

 

March 30th – More Than Java With the Gents – Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn.  SAVAR (Sexual Assault Victims Advocate Resources) annual fundraiser. Cocktail hour with donated wine served by distinguished gentleman from the community.Family style dinner. Dan Cummings, channel 9′s morning news co-anchor is the guest speaker. SAVAR Gold Award W innners and a raffle.  Cocktails 6:30, dinner 7:30.

 

March 30th – Harriet Tubman – The Movie – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Seneca Cayuga ARC is proud to announce that `FAME Center for Creative Expression’ will be hosting a premiere for their third movie, entitled, “Tubman’s Reward”. This modern-day detective story centers on the discovery of gold on the former Harriet Tubman homestead, as well as its sudden disappearance. During the hunt for the lost treasure, local detectives visit some of Auburn’s most historic sites and unveil many little-known facts.  7pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

March 31st – “Tone Every Inch” Book Signing – Downtown Books & Coffee, 66 Genesee St., Auburn.  Come by your downtown bookstore on Saturday to meet Syracuse author Natalie Gingerich Mackenzie and get an autographed copy of her fitness book Tone Every Inch: The Fastest Way to Sculpt Your Belly, Butt & Thighs. 3pm   www.downtownbooksandcoffee.com  315-515-3411

 

March 31st – Egg Dying – Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  See what colors you can get from your pantry just in time for the spring table. Go back to nature with this fun and entertaining program using natural dyes to color your eggs. Please bring your own hard-boiled eggs to dye. An adult should accompany children.  1pm.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark/center/events.html  315-947-6143.

 

      April 3rd – Food & Wine Pairing – Aurora inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  6-8:30pm, Each of five light courses served over the course of the evening will be accompanied by two different wine pairings. The selection will feature two white wine selections and three red, as well as several fortified wines. Although participants will enjoy both food and wine over the course of the class, the meal will be prepared beforehand, without an actual cooking component.The pairing menu will feature dishes prepared by the Aurora Inn’s culinary team, and will include a variety of dishes, from Shrimp and Mango Spring Rolls to Braised Short Ribs – and of course, dessert.$115/person.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

 

      April 6th– First Friday Event – Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  The Museum will feature dancers from Fancy Footwork Dance Studio. Refreshments will be served.  5-8pm  www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum  315-253-8051

 

      April 6th– First Friday Event – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Live music by Lindsey Tidd, Program Coordinator at the Schweinfurth as well as an accomplished musician. Tidd describes her style as a mix between Ani DiFranco and Led Zeppelin – a folk, rock, and blues blend that features acoustic electric guitar. Her versatile repertoire includes bands such as Fleetwood Mac, Pearl Jam, Miranda Lambert, and the White Stripes. Tidd also writes her own music and records. She has performed at the Ayersfest Music Festival, SU’s Women in Music Program, and other regional venues.  5-8pm.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

 

 

 

      April 6th– First Friday Event – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  Seward House Museum will host a First Friday opening reception on Friday April 6 from 5pm-8pm. The museum will feature the photography exhibit, Elegant Ruin Imagery by Holly Mosher. Free tours, refreshments and children’s activities will be provided.  5-8pm.  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

 

      April 6th Easter Egg-citement – Reva Rollerdrome, 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  Easter Egg hunt at 12:30 sharp.  Find the golden egg!  Skate with the Easter Bunny.  Face painting!  Coloring Contest!  Spin Art!  Guess the number of jelly beans!  Admission $4.50  1:00-3:30 pm  www.reva-rollerdrome.com  315-252-8225.

 

      April 6th & 7th  - “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  A murder mystery rife with suspense, scandal, sexual abuse, and some supremely intriguing characters, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” is an excellently crafted film adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s equally fascinating book of the same name.  4/6 1 & 8pm, 4/7 8pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org   315-253-6669

 

      April 7th – Ithaca Beer Company Lunch – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Epricurean event – beer paired luncheon.  $45++/person.  Call for reservations.  www.innsofaurora.com        315-364-8888

 

      April 9th– Party in the Park! – Reva Rollerdrome, 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  Inflatable Park!  Season opener, rides, games.  Individual ride ticket $1.00 or unlimited ride bracelet $2.50.  Admission $4.50, 1:00–3:30 pm.  www.reva-rollerdrome.com  315-252-8225.

 

      April 10th– Pigout – Reva Rollerdrome, 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  All you can eat pizza, soda, snocones, cotton candy, & popcorn.  $6.50 admission 1:00-3:30pm.  www.reva-rollerdrome.com  315-252-8225.

 

      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      

 

 

 

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