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Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

Wednesday, February 2 KID’S TRIVIA starts at 5:30PM and Adult Trivia starts at 7:00 PM.
Creekside Coffeehouse. 35 Fennell St., Admission of $1 per person (315) 685-0379
www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, February 3 MUSIC: Open Mic Night. 6:30 – 8:00 PM. Creekside Coffeehouse. 35
Fennell St., Free (315) 685-0379 www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, February 3 Community Preservation Committee at Willard Memorial Chapel will
again hold ist annual funraiser Amateur Chef Night! Local amateur chefs will once again be
preparing and serving hors d’oeuvres, soups and desserts. Springside Inn will be preparing the
entrees. All items will be served from stations so guests can mingle and choose their favorites.
This year a new feature has been added. Local chefs who have moved to the professional world
will demonstrate preparation of their signature dishes on the stage at Springside in a “Food
Network” like setting. These dishes will also be on the menu. Wine tasting by Dr. Frank’s Vinifera
Wine Cellars, music by Louis Nocilly & Jazzitude, Silent Auctions, and Raffles will round out the
evening. 6:00 PM at the Springside Inn Tickets: $40.00 each

Thursday, Friday & Saturday February 3, 4 & 5 Skaneateles Middle School Drama club
presents getting to know Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Senior Citizen performance
3:30 PM 2/3; 2/4 7:30 PM; 2/5 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM; Skaneateles High School Auditorium.
Tickets: $6 students/senior citizens; $7 adults. Tickets available by calling (315) 291-2284 and
at the door.
Skaneateles Area
Chamber of Commerce
Weekly Update
“Skaneateles Skinny”

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 @ 8:58 pm by Curt
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Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

The Skaneateles Ski Hill was recognized in The New York State Ski Blog Harvey Road. Visit
http://www.nyskiblog.com/2011/01/skaneateles-ski-club-ny.html for the full article.

The Mirbeau Inn & Spa has been nominated for Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Awards
2011!” People vote for their favorites amongst all those that Travel and Leisure chose. This will
be great PR for Skaneateles as well as Mirbeau. It only takes a few minutes to vote – at the
following link: http://.tlworldsbest.roiresearch.com/. The voting period ends at the end of
March.

Beginning March 1, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney will be at their new location 3 Fennell
Street (Old Stone Mill Building), 1st Floor (315) 685-0475 (more…)

Posted: Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 @ 7:36 pm by Curt
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Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS for January 2011:
The Mirbeau Inn & Spa has been nominated for Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Awards
2011!” People vote for their favorites amongst all those that Travel and Leisure chose. This will
be great PR for Skaneateles as well as Mirbeau. It only takes a few minutes to vote – at the
following link: http://.tlworldsbest.roiresearch.com/. The voting period ends at the end of
March.
Beginning March 1, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney will at their new location 3 Fennell Street
(Old Stone Mill Building), 1st Floor (315) 685-0475
Bottle and Can redemption center now located in the Hilltop Plaza, 813 W. Genesee St. no
sorting necessary – any quantity accepted. Open Wed – Fri Noon – 6:00 PM; Sat & Sun 10:00
AM – 4:00 PM. Closed Mon. & Tues. Earn 7 cents per return if payment is taken in the form of a
Hilltop Rest/Cedar House Bowling Center gift card!
Looking for something outdoors to do? Baltimore Woods, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd., Marcellus has
events planned for December . Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday
10am-4pm, closed Sundays. The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from
dawn to dusk. Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for more information. (315) 673-1350.
Auburn YMCA-WEIU, Skaneateles YMCA & Skanraces.com have partnered together to offer seven
year olds free swim lessons in 2011. If you have a seven years old during any part of a swim lesson
session, then your child may take that session for free! There are typically six swim lesson sessions in
a year, so that is six possible free sessions! See the current program brochure for dates and
times of lessons at each site (Auburn Y, Skaneateles Y or Casey Park Pool). Member Services
at either YMCA can answer your questions and complete your registration. Auburn (315) 253-5304
or Skaneateles (315) 685-2266. www.auburnymca.org
SALES:
Mirbeau Inn and Spa is now serving a Sunday Brunch from 11:30am – 3:00pm. Buffet items
include: Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Potatoes, Fruit, House-made Pastries, Salads,
Desserts AND MORE! $25 Adults, $12 Ages 6-12, 5 & Under FREE. (315) 685-5006 or online
www.mirbeau.com
Professional Office Space for rent in the Sherwood House, 32 E. Genesee St., over looking
Skaneateles Lake. Utilities included. Contact: William Wittlin, MD Phd at (315) 685-0280
Retail Business for Sale: The Hitching Post Gift Shop located at 7 Jordan St., is for sale.
Sherrie Horrocks, the owner is ready to retire. Call Sherrie at (315) 685-7304
Professional Office space for rent -725 sq ft, utilities included, located in the Skaneateles
Professional Building, 1342 New Seneca Turnpike, Skaneateles. Contact: Casey Bobowski at
685-6185
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.
Save up to $5,000 on your next event at The Lodge at Welch Allyn!!! Hold your event
between November 1, 2010 & April 30, 2011 and we’ll take up to $5,000 off the price of your
next event! Don’t wait…offer is only valid on events that are reserved before January 1, 2011
Call for more info…315.291.3723 or email: knightp@welchallyn.com
$3.00 Burgers every Thursday at Johnny Angels Heavenly Burgers. www.johnnyangels.biz
(315) 685-0100. Can’t beat the taste….can’t beat the price! Try one today. Join Johnny Angels
on Facebook!
REOCCURING EVENTS:
Thru December – John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open 10 am to 3 pm on Thrusdays and
Fridays and from 1 PM – 4 PM on Saturdays. Call the Skaneateles Library at (315) 685-5135 or
visit www.barrowgallery.org for more information
Thru January – Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn will be open on Thursday
and Friday from 10 AM – 4 PM and other times by appointment. (315) 252-0379.
Thru January 9, 2011 – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.
Annual display Quilts=Art=Quilts Closed Monday. Tuesday-Saturday 10 am – 5 pm. Sunday 1
pm – 5 pm. www.myartcenter.org $6 admission fee for adults. 12 and under free. Group
discounts available. (315) 255-1553
Thru February 25, 2011 – 3 Holly Knott : Paintings with a Fabric Palette Contemporary Art
Quilts on Exhibit January 3 — February 25, 2011 In the Weeks Art Gallery at Baltimore Woods
Knott’s solo exhibition at Baltimore Woods focuses on themes inspired by the natural world. With
the innovative use of material, texture and color, Knott is in the company of quilt makers who
work to expand the definition of quilt making from craft to fine art. Artwork in the gallery and in
the gift shop is available for purchase. The gallery is open M-F 9am-4pm and Saturdays 10am-
4pm. Scheduled events may sporadically limit access to the gallery. (315) 673-1350
www.baltimorewoods.org
Thru April – The Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery, located at 28
Hannum St. is open Fridays 1 – 4 PM or by appointment. Call (315) 685-1360 Closed New
Year’s Eve
Every Tuesday – Senior Moments at Baltimore Woods Nature Center. A Program for adults
w/ talks, snacks and hikes. 10:30 – 11:30 AM. Members free; non members $3.00. Visit
www.baltimorewoods.org for several other outdoor activities. To register, call (315) 673-1350
First Wednesday of the month PITCH (Monthly roundtable gatherings for women
entrepreneurs & women in business). Meeting will be held in the Training Center of Custom
Business Services, 360 Grant Ave, Auburn 5:15 PM. PITCH Networking; 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM
PITCH meeting. $10.00/person, registration required. Light refreshments will be served. Bring a
“first-time” friend at no cost . . . call (315) 258-8780 to register.
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 Friday and Saturday through April – Baltimore Woods is partnering with Cornell Lab of
Ornithology to collect important data about birds. Become a citizen scientist by spending a few
moments recording which birds are visiting the Baltimore Wood feeders and contribute to bird
conservation efforts. 10 AM – 3 PM. Call ahead to confirm availability; occasionally events may
limit access. Donations appreciated. (315) 673-1350 www.baltimorewoods.org
Enjoy your day!
Candace Searing
Administrative Specialist
Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce
csearing@skaneateles.com
www.skaneateles.com
(315) 685-0552
P.O. Box 199
22 Jordan Street
Skaneateles, NY 13152

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 @ 10:49 am by Curt
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THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: from Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce
Every Friday & Saturday evening during
Dickens. French Country Garden Display at
Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St.
Visit the gardens and enjoy a glass of Spiced
Hot Cider! FREE (315) 685-5006
www.mirbeau.com
Tuesday, December 21Tuesday Night music sessions at Auburn Public Theater (APT), 108
Genesee St., Auburn 7:30 PM A weekly evening of regional and national talent, and featured
acts. Door prize, a light snack menu & wine/beer with I.D. $2 at the door at.
www.auburnpublictheater.org or (315) 253-6669

(more…)

Posted: Thursday, December 23rd, 2010 @ 10:54 am by Curt
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Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Join the Sherwood Inn on Facebook, November dining coupons now available! If you do not
use facebook and would like to recieve coupons via email, please send an email to
admin@thesherwoodinn.com.

Grammie’s Pantry Tea room & gift shop through out the winter Tuesday – Saturday
by 24 hr reservations only. Make your reservation for her “Dickens Christmas Tea” Visit
Grammie’s Pantry online at www.grammiespantry.com for more information.

Looking for something outdoors to do? Baltimore Woods, 4007 Bishop Hill Rd., Marcellus has
events planned for November. Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday
10am-4pm, closed Sundays. The Center will be closed Thursday, November 25th for the
Thanksgiving holiday. The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to
dusk. Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for more information. (315) 673-1350.

SALES:
The official program guide for the 17th Annual Dickens’ Christmas in Skaneateles,
deadlines a week from tomorrow!!!!! This not only devotes an entire special section to our
Village, it now allows our community to reach out to many surrounding areas we have not been
able to reach in the past. The 2010 Dickens’ Christmas program will reach 370,000 holiday
shoppers in all of Onondaga, Oswego, Madison & Cayuga
Counties.
An electronic version of the program guide will be available on Syracuse.com ALL YEAR. We also
plan to have a link to the electronic program available on
Skaneateles.com
Give 370,000 holiday shoppers a reason to come to Skaneateles, if not for the Dickens’
experience, at least for the fabulous savings, deals and unique products offered by your
business!
Your account executives will be available to reserve your advertising space now
through the Space/copy deadline: November 17th at 3pm.
Hollie Miller 315-470-3077 hmiller@syracuse.com
Jessica Parsells 315-470-2102 jparsells@syracuse.com

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 @ 3:35 pm by Curt
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