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When: Sun, December 14, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Baltimore Woods Nature Center Inc., 4007 Bishop Hill Rd, Marcellus, NY, United States (map)
Description: Pick up a lantern and song sheet and enjoy a beloved tradition at Baltimore Woods. Bring natural treats to hang for the birds and holiday treats to share with fellow carolers. This event is free for all, and as always, donations are appreciated. Please bring cookies to share. 

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For room accommodations while in the area, please call Skaneateles Suites.

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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

 

Feb. 1st – Apr. 19th -  General John S. Clark – Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  Biographical exhibit on General John S. Clark, a man of his era. Civil War veteran, cartographer, ethnographer, and Auburn City Planner.  Closed major holidays.  Suggested donation $3, Tues. – Sun. Noon – 5:00 pm.  www.cayugamuseum.org  315-253-8051 

Mar. 1st – May 31st – “Lincoln Tour” – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  Tour showcases the working relationship and personal friendship between the President and his Secretary of State.  The Seward House Museum is offering the “Lincoln Tour.” The tour will show museum visitors the actual artifacts of these two men’s world-changing professional relationship, but also of their genuine friendship. Visitors will get to see Seward’s appointment document where Lincoln names him Secretary of State, hear letters about the President and his relationship with not only Seward but his family, Lincoln’s presence throughout the Seward Home and more.  The story of the this great partnership is told through stories in the following rooms of the house: Parlor, Library, Dining Room, Drawing Room, Upstairs Hall,Victorian Room, Civil War Room, and Seward’s Office.  Thurs. 1:00 pm, Sat. 1:00 & 3:00 pm, admission $5.  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

Mar. 1st – May 31st  - Auburn Photography Club at APT – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Auburn Photography Club at Auburn Public Theater. Opening Reception is March 1st from 5-9:30PM with live music by Nightlite Mary, Rue, Wooden Chalk and the Soup, and Hysterical Fits.  Exhibit will be open throughout the month of March during regular theater hours.  Featuring the work of several area photographers: Dean Aversa, Rhonda Miller Aversa, Annette Chamberlain, Joe Librandi-Cowan, Erica Hasenjager, Michael LaMontagne, Sherene LaMontagne, Maureen McEvers, Donald R. Miller, John Miller, Christopher Molloy, Drew Mosley, Chris Peters, and Ian Sherlock.  Free.    www.auburnpublictheater.org     315-253-6669

Mar. 30th – May 12th – Made in NY 2013 – Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Made in NY is an annual juried exhibition featuring works by artists residing in New York State. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, sculpture, book arts and much more. Applicants may submit up to 2 works completed within the last three years.  Admission $6, free for members and children.  Tues.-Sat. 10am – 5pm, Sun. 1-5pm.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

Mar. 20th – Apr. 26th – “Out of Rubble” – Art Exhibition at Wells College – The String Room Gallery at Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora.  The Wells College Visual Arts Department welcomes the exhibition, “Out of Rubble,” curated by Susanne Slavick. Photographs, paintings and video and digital works will be displayed in the String Room Gallery of Main Building.  Out Of Rubble reacts to the wake of war – its realities and its representations. The rubble that each war leaves behind shapes today and tomorrow – physically, psychologically, spiritually and culturally. Out Of Rubble presents international artists who consider its causes and consequences, its finality and future, moving from decimation and disintegration to the possibilities of regeneration and recovery.  Free, Mon – Fri, Noon – 5:00 pm, Sat & Sun, 1:00 – 4:00 pm.  www.wells.edu/stringroomgallery/  315-364-3465

Mar. 23rd – 31st  Free Easter Photos and Activities at Bass Pro Shops – Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  Bring the kids to see the Easter Bunny, receive a complimentary Free 4 x 6 photo, make a bunny magnet, 3/23 & 3/24 1-4pm, create a bunny frame or scratch art egg craft, 3/29 6-8pm, 3/30 & 3/31 1-4pm. Easter Egg Hunt, Saturdays & Sundays at 1pm.  315-258-2700

Mar. 27th – Susan Keeter Illustrator, An Apple for Harriet – Harriet Tubman Home, 180 South St., Auburn.   Evening presentation from Susan Keeter, Illustrator, “An Apple for Harriet”.   vening presentation from Susan Keeter, Illustrator, “An Apple for Harriet”. family workshop from 6:30-8:00pm.

Mar. 28th - “Manufactured Landscapes” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.   MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES is the striking new documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. Internationally acclaimed for his large-scale photographs of “manufactured landscapes”- quarries, recycling yards, factories, mines and dams-Burtynsky creates stunningly beautiful art from civilization’s materials and debris. The film follows him through China, as he shoots the evidence and effects of that country’s massive industrial revolution. With breathtaking sequences, such as the opening tracking shot through an almost endless factory, the filmmakers also extend the narratives of Burtynsky’s photographs, allowing us to meditate on our impact on the planet and witness both the epicenters of industrial endeavor and the dumping grounds of its waste. In the spirit of such environmentally enlightening hits as AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH and RIVERS AND TIDES, MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES powerfully shifts our consciousness about the world and the way we live in it, without simplistic judgments or reductive resolutions.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door, 7:30pm.  .  www.auburnpublictheater.org                 315-253-6669

Mar. 28th – BeauVine Beer Pairing Dinner – BeauVine Chop House at the Hilton Garden Inn, 75 State St., Auburn.  Tasting & Hors d’oeuvres beginning at 6pm. Dinner menu: “Scallops and Bacon” House Cured Pork Belly and Seared Scallops With Celery Root Salad, Celery Root Puree, and Pomegranate Reduction Paired with Ommegang Hennepin                                                                                      $45/person ++, Reception starts at 6:00 pm.    315-515-3162

 

 

Mar. 28th & 29th – “Hysteria” – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.     Hysteria is a romantic comedy with an accomplished cast led by Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones and Rupert Everett, that tells an untold tale of discovery – the surprising story of the birth of the electro-mechanical vibrator at the very peak of Victorian prudishness.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door, 3/29, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 3/30, 8:00 pm.  .www.auburnpublictheater.org                 315-253-6669

Mar. 29th – Easter Celebration – Reva Rollerdrome – 359 W. Genesee St., Auburn.  Find the golden egg, win the easter basket, and skate with the Easter Bunny. Coloring contest, spin art, jelly bean counting contest and face painting.  Admission $5, Easter Egg Hunt 12:30 pm sharp, Skating 1:00 -3:30 pm.  www.reva-rollerdrome.com  315-252-8225

Mar. 29th – Final Friday Featuring Sho-Nuff and Joe Sweet – Theater Mack at the Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  Enjoy the musical performance of Sho-Nuff and Joe Sweet in a cozy setting. Cash bar.  Admission $5, 6-10pm.  www.cayugamuseum.org  315-253-8051

Mar. 29th – Tamiz- Sorgen Jazz Quartet – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Jazz International Performance With Special Guest Omar Tamez.  Central New York music fans have a rare opportunity to hear two internationally-acclaimed jazz artists, making a stop on their U.S. tour. Omar Tamez, Mexico’s most respected jazz and new music guitarist, and Harvey Sorgen, a celebrated drummer who has played and recorded with Hot Tuna, Paul Simon, Bruce Hornsby and many more, will be giving a one-night-only performance at Auburn Public Theater.  Admission $15/person, $13.50/APT members, 8pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org                 315-253-6669

Mar. 30th  - The Women’s Tour of the Seward House Museum – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  To showcase and honor the contributions of the Seward women to the Women’s Rights Movement, the Seward House Museum is pleased to announce the return of our Women’s Tour. The narrative focuses on the tenacious spirits and civic involvement of the Seward Women during this critical time.  $8/adults, $7/Seniors, AAA members, $5/students w/college ID, 11:00 am.  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

Mar. 30th – “More Than Java with the Gents” - Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn. To benefit S.A.V.A.R, (Sexual Assult Victims’ Advocate Resource)of Cayuga Counseling Services, Inc.  Keynote Speaker Dan Cummings Channel 9 News Anchor. $30/person, $55/couple, $220/table of 8, Social Hour 5:30 pm, Dinner 6:30 pm.  www.cayugacounseling.org                315-253-9795

Mar. 30th – Visit the Vintner - Off the Beaten Path wineries on the east side of Cayuga Lake.  Learn a little about winemaking at this fun, unticketed event. Pick up a map at your first stop, then travel to the other “Off the Beaten Path” wineries, located along the east shore of Cayuga Lake, and meet the winemakers at each stop. They will have a specially prepared talk on the winemaking subject of their choice, and will answer your questions about vinification. Oh, did we mention there will be wine tasting, too?  At CJS Vineyards & Aurelius Winery, taste their Estate wines and new release Odyssey Red 2010.

 

 

Mar. 30th – Owasco-Fleming Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt – Hoopes Park, 100 S. Hoopes Ave., Auburn.  Please bring a bag or an Easter basket. Over 9000 oval eggs will be hidden. Two age groups, toddlers to 5 yrs. old, and 6 to 9 years old. Starts exactly at 10:00am. Prizes.   Free, 10am.  

Mar. 30th – Ithaca Beer Co. Lunch – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  During this fun and festive annual luncheon, Chef Patrick and the Aurora Inn Dining Room culinary team shed light on the mysteries of beer and food pairing. The selection of brews has been carefully chosen to highlight the craft of the local Ithaca Beer Company. Featuring upscale bar food-style entrees, the lunch offers a great opportunity to spend time with friends and family-outside of the kitchen. The lunch will include six paired courses, and a reception beer. Please call for reservations.  $45++/person, Reception 12:00 pm, Lunch  12:30 pm.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

Mar. 30th – Board Game Extravaganza – Sterling Nature Center, 15730 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  In honor of International Tabletop Day (tabletopday.com) the Sterling Nature Center is hosting its first Board Game Extravaganza. This program is open to the public and board games will be provided or you can bring your own. This is a great opportunity to have fun with your friends and to try a game you haven’t played before all while enjoying the scenic beauty of the Sterling Nature Center.  Free, 1-4pm.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143

Mar. 31st – Easter Brunch in The Vineyard Ballroom – Vineyard Ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn, 74 State St., Auburn.  Spring greens, asparagus & goat cheese tart, potato & mushroom gratin, brussel sprouts, cooked to order farm fresh eggs & omelets, bourbon glazed ham, carved roast beef, basil crusted salmon, vanilla scented french toast, hot cross buns, easter breads, pasteries and beverages. Call 315-515-3162 for reservations.  $24++/adults, $12++/children. 

Apr. 2nd – Pizza!  Pizza! – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  In this hands-on class, you will learn how to make quality, from-scratch pizza dough, learn the advantages of cooking your pizza in an oven versus a grill. Delve into the world of sauces, stretching techniques, and learn to impress your guests with your knowledge of how to properly balance, order, and proportion toppings, all the while garnering inspiration for interesting and creative combinations for non-traditional pizzas. Please call for reservations.  $105/person, 16 person maximum, 6:00 – 8:30pm.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

Apr.2nd  & 9th – 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.  Closed major holidays.  Admission $2 at the door, 7:30-10:30pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org                 315-253-6669

Apr. 3rd – Hands-On Science & Art Experience – D & W Diesel, 1503 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  An evening of hands-on science and art activities for families with participants of all ages. Parents must accompany children. This months topic: Model Flushing Toilet, water conservation. Come join us!  $5/participant, $25/family limit, 6-8pm.     

 

 

Apr. 3rd – Kid’s View of Vernal Pools – Sterling Nature Center, 15730 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling. Join Naturalist Jim D’Angelo and his daughter for a Child’s View of the vernal pools at Sterling Nature Center. Vernal pools are small wetlands that temporarily fill with water providing essential habitat for frogs, salamanders, turtles and even a few snakes! We will do some hands on exploring of these unique wetlands looking for spotted salamanders, fairy shrimp, frogs, insects and other wildlife that utilize them. A short slideshow presentation will be conducted before the outdoor nature study of the vernal pools. Please dress for the weather and wear boots if you want to wade into this wetland.  Free, 1pm.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143

Apr. 5th & 6th – “Anna Karenina” -  Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  The third collaboration of Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley with acclaimed director Joe Wright, following the award-winning box office successes Pride & Prejudice and Atonement, is a bold, theatrical new vision of the epic story of love, adapted from Leo Tolstoy’s timeless novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard. The story powerfully explores the capacity for love that surges through the human heart. As Anna (Ms. Knightley) questions her happiness and marriage, change comes to all around her.  Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door, 4/5, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 4/6, 8:00 pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

Apr. 5th – First Friday Events:                                                                                                  Theater Mack at the Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St. – Featuring Partnership For Results’ Sewards Follies – our awesome kids take you through a musical romp of the history of Auburn! Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St. – Music by Lindsay Tidd.

Apr. 6th – Vernal Pool – Sterling Nature Center, 15730 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  Vernal pools are small wetlands that temporarily fill with water providing essential habitat for frogs, salamanders, turtles and even a few snakes!!! We will do some hands on exploring of these unique wetlands looking for salamanders, frogs, insects and other wildlife that contribute to this ecosystem in a puddle. An indoor presentation on the natural history and vulnerability of vernal pools will be conducted before the outdoor nature study. Please dress for the weather and wear boots if you want to wade into this wetland.  Free, 1pm.  www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark  315-947-6143

Apr. 6th – Jason Emerson – Historian and Author of Giant in the Shawdows:  The Life of Robert T. Lincoln – Aurora Free Library, 370 Main St., Aurora.  Aurora Free Library presents an evening with Jason Emerson. Emerson’s book, which details Robert’s life, “draws on previously unavailable materials to offer the first truly definitive biography of the famous lawyer, businessman, and statesman who…made his own indelible mark on one of the most progressive and dynamic eras in United States history.” The free program begins at 7 p.m., with a reception prior to the event beginning at 6 p.m. The reception will feature wine, refreshments, and conversation with Jason Emerson. Tickets to the reception are $10.00 per person. Books will be available to purchase, and the author will sign books after the program.  Donations appreciated, VIP reception 6:00 pm, Public program begins at 7:00 pm.  www.aurorafreelibrary.org  315-364-5178

 

 

Apr. 6th – Civil War Program Series – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  Seward House Museum is pleased to launch our Civil War Program Series honoring the sesquicentennial of the Civil War with Photography and Conflict. Professor of Visual Studies at Cornell University, Shirley Samuels, and photographic process historian, Mark Osterman from the Eastman House Museum and will give presentations on the social history of photography during the Civil War Era and the photographic processes that created some of that period’s most enduring images. Visitors are encouraged to bring their own photographs from that period for discussion, and stay for a reception following the lecture with light hors d’oeuvres.  Admission: $15, Members: $10, 6-8pm.  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

Apr. 9th – Sushi & Sake – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St. Aurora.  Our culinary team will demystify the world of crafting sushi as they teach you how to select the right type and grade of fish, along with sharing insider information on where to buy the freshest fish available. You will be guided through using the proper rolling techniques, and learn the difference between the likes of Maki and Nori.  Please call for reservations.  $115/person, 8 person maximum, 6-8:30pm.  www.innsofaurora.com  315-364-8888

 

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April 17, 2012

 

THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.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

 

saveslecture@gmail.com Reservations appreciated.

 

Wednesday, April 18

 

WINE DINNER: Reception 6:30 PM; Seating 7:00 PM Northern Italian

 

Wine Dinner at

 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. RSVP: (315) 685-1927 or 877-

 

MIRBEAU.

 

www.mirbeau.com

 

Wednesday, April 18

 

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

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

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

 

Thursday, April 19

 

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 19

 

FUNDRAISER: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Caring Connections fund raiser for Mary

 

Beth Grau (help make the Grau’s home handicap accessible). Lasagna Dinner (vegetarian &

 

gluten free entrée will be available). Skaneateles High School Cafeteria, East St. $15.00/person;

 

Under 12, $5.00. Eat in or take out. Tickets available pre-sale and at the door. Donations

 

accepted. For more info. (315) 685-9007 or (315) 685-8578.

 

Friday & Saturday, April 20 & 21

 

MOVIE: “A Better Life” 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.

 

Friday, April 20

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Mark Zane & Friends at Creekside Café, 35

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, April 21

 

BOOK SIGNING: 1:00 PM Hart Seeley, author of The Juju Rules: Or how to

 

win ballgames from your couch.

 

Creekside Bookstore, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, April 21

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk at Creekside Café, 35 Fennell St.

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

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.

 

Sunday, April 22

 

ART DEMONSTRATION: 11 AM – 3 PM. Amy E. Bartell will be demonstrating

 

mixed media and collage techniques at

 

Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Bartell will demonstrate

 

layering combinations of handmade papers, drawing, using gouache and line work to develop

 

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April 17, 2012

 

the rich surfaces and imagery in her mixed media collages. Hours: Sunday-Friday 11 a.m.-5

 

p.m.Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. www.gallery54cny.com or (315) 685-5470

 

Wednesday, April 25

 

HEALTH CARE: 12:OO PM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. In honor of

 

Oral Cancer Awareness Month,

 

Smiles Of Skaneateles, the office of Dr. Lorey and Dr. Smith

 

will be offering free oral cancer screenings to the public. Oral cancer is not a rare disease.

 

Approximately 37,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer each year in the US. It kills one

 

person every hour of every day. The good news is that it can often be found early in its

 

development, through a simple, painless, and quick screening. Please call our office at 685-

 

5874 to schedule a time for your free screening. Walk-ins welcome up till 6pm.

 

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

 

Wednesday, April 25

 

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

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

Thursday, April 26

 

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 26

 

CHAMBER: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Business After Hours at The Athenaeum,

 

150 E. Genesee St. Reservations appreciated, call the Chamber at (315) 685-0552.

 

Friday, April 27

 

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

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Friday, April 27 & 28

 

MOVIE: “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” 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 28

 

MUSIC: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Sarah Horner acoustic duo at Anyela’s

 

Vineyards

 

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

 

685-3797.

 

Saturday, April 28

 

ART DEMONSTRATION: 11 AM – 3 PM Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St.

 

presents Weaving on a Triangle Frame Loom by Lynda DeLallo. Lynda DeLallo will demonstrate

 

weaving a capelet on a triangle frame loom using hand dyed silk and yarns. HOURS: Sunday-

 

Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. www.gallery54cny.com or (315) 685-5470.

 

Saturday, April 18

 

BOOK SIGNING: 1:00 PM Local Author Ruth Colvin will be at Creekside

 

Books & Coffee

 

, 35 Fennell St. with her new book, “Off the Beaten Path”. (315) 685-0379.

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

 

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Saturday, April 28

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Solist Sue Alexander. Creekside Books &

 

Coffee

 

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

 

Saturday, April 28

 

HEALTH & EDUCATION: Reception 5:00 PM; Workshop 5:30 PM. Laughter

 

is the best medicine: The Emotional & Physical Benefits of Humor with Special Guest Yvonne

 

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April 17, 2012

 

Conte at

 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Over 50,000 people throughout the country

 

have attended this hilarious, interactive, educational and inspiring presentation. A seasoned

 

motivational humorist, Yvonne takes good clean real-life experiences and adds a delightful

 

serving of laughter helping her audience to discover how thoughts, feelings and behavior can

 

affect work performance, relationships and personal success. Cost: $25.00/person. RSVP:

 

315.685.1927 or 877-MIRBEAU.

 

www.mirbeau.com

 

Saturday, April 28

 

COMEDY: 8:00 PM A night out with funny man ANDY PITZ! Auburn Public

 

Theater

 

, 8 Exchange Street at Genesee Auburn. TICKETS: $12 Regular Admission; $10.80 APT

 

Members; $8 Student (with ID). Tickets can be purchased through the Box Office (315) 253-

 

6669 or online at

 

www.auburnpublictheater.org.

 

FIRST FRIDAY – MAY 4 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (unless otherwise noted). Join us for the first, First

 

Friday of the season!

 

 

Snake Oil Glassworks will be featuring the diverse works of Alison Fisher (Manlius, NY)

 

for their next First Friday. This will be a two-day event that will continue on Saturday from

 

11-4 pm. Alison is known for her acrylic and mixed media paintings; jewelry made of

 

unique mixed metals and found objects; one-of-a-kind textiles including handbags,

 

scarves, pillows, and throws. Light Refreshments. Questions (315) 685-5091 or

 

www.snakeoilglassworks.com.

 

 

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

 

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

 

of newly handcrafted work. Refreshments will be served.

 

www.skaneatelesartisans.com or

 

(315) 685-8580.

 

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

wwwgallery54cny.com. Spring hours: Sun-Fri 11-5 and Sat 10-5.

 

 

Special celebration of Charles Dickens 200th birthday. Join us for birthday cake at 6:30

 

PM in front of Dr. Kiltz’s building at 42 E. Genesee St.

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

DATE CHANGE:

 

The Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce tourism committee date

 

has been changed from May 9

th to Friday, April 27th 8:30 AM at the Sherwood Inn.

 

Lodging, dining, attractions and shop owners, please come! Your input is needed.

 

On Friday, May 4, the

Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce will Kick off its FIRST

 

FRIDAY event of the 2012 season! Several retail stores and art galleries are planning to

 

participate in this already popular event. Paris Flea, Skaneateles Artisans, Gallery 54,

 

Snake Oil Glassworks, Creekside Books & Coffee. Looking for local artists who would

 

like to show their work. For more information and to participate, contact Sue Dove at

 

sdove@skaneateles.com

 

or (315) 685-0552.

 

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Friday, April 20 is the last day to submit your art work

 

. Contest: Lockwood Lavender

 

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.

 

Finger Lakes Chapter of Antique and Classic Boats

 

will be kicking off its 2012 season, May

 

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

 

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

 

reservations and more information email,

 

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

 

4850.

 

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.

 

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

 

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

 

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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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Commercial Space Available for Lease

 

Charming historic village building located at 9 E. Genesee St. two floors approx 1850 sf

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

9e.genesee@gmail.com

 

Newly renovated office space just east of the Village of Skaneateles located at

 

The Trolley

 

Bldg

 

. 384 SF of private space with shared amenities including conference room, kitchenette

 

and facilities. $1,000 per month includes all utilities, Fios Internet, security system and

 

free parking. Build-outs available to fit your needs.

 

Contact: Robert O. Eggleston @ 315-685-8144 or Bob@Roeggleston.com

 

Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or

 

Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft $1250.00/month; located

 

at The Old Stone Mill, 3 Fennell St. This

 

strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally strong office market. Tenants

 

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include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Nixon Peabody LLP and The Skaneateles Artisans. For

 

further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje at (617) 939-6609.

 

Professional Office Space available at

 

Custom Business Services coop. Excellent opportunity

 

for small business to get all the benefits that a larger businesses enjoy without all the overhead

 

(Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training room, kitchen

 

access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-8780.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

The

 

Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA

 

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

 

21

 

st. We are looking for people to assist on the committee. If you would be interested in

 

helping please call Randy Stockweather at (315) 685-3908. It is going to be lots of fun. Things

 

we need help with are: selling tickets, PR, sponsorships, numbering the ducks, and

 

entertainment. Next committee meeting on April 23 at 1:00 PM at Johnny Angels.

 

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.

 

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April 17, 2012

 

Every Saturday

 

 

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

 

685-5117.

 

Every Sunday

 

 

4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315)

 

685-3405.

 

Beginning May 4 – May 31

 

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

or

 

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

 

Have a good week!

 

Candace Searing

 

Administrative Specialist

 

Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

 

csearing@skaneateles.com

 

http://www.skaneateles.com

 

(315) 685-0552

 

P.O. Box 199

 

22 Jordan Street

 

Skaneateles, NY 13152

 

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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS in Skaneateles, NY

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

Beginning October 28 – November 13

Drop by 1st National Gifts, 2 E. Genesee St. and be

a helpful citizen! Brighton is offering their Jingle Triple Pouch set absolutely free with any single

$100 Brighton purchase ($75 retail value). Limit one per customer, while supplies last. So come

in and do your duty! (315) 685-5454

November 2- December 14

YMCA: Adventures in Art: Ages 7-12 years, Wednesdays 4-

5:30pm.

Skaneateles YMCA Taught by a NYS Certified art teacher. This fun filled class is

designed to stimulates the imagination while exploring a variety of media. Self expression and

creativity is encouraged. Materials are included. Y members: $140 General Public: $ 175.00

Saturdays, November 5- December 17

YMCA: Ballet for Children: Ages 5-8 11:15am-

12:15pm 9yrs and up 12:15pm-1:15pm

Skaneateles YMCA, Ginny crimmins will instruct

children in correct ballet technique. A combination of demonstration, explanation and instruction

will introduce students to life with dance. Y Member: $70; General Public: $90

Tuesday, November 8

ELECTION DAY: Don’t forget to vote!

Tuesday, November 8

ELECTION DAY: Springside Inn is offering a complimentary glass of

wine with each entrée purchase today. For reservations call (315) 252-8463.

Wednesday, November 9

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Adults Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

www.creeksidebooks.com

Thursday, November 10

CHAMBER: Monthly meeting at Mirbeau Inn and Spa. Panel of

CPA’s will be present beginning at 11:15 to discuss things small businesses should be aware of

for the upcoming tax year and answer questions; lunch at Noon ($20.00/person); After lunch,

Jane Amico, from Centerstate CEO will offer Skaneateles Chamber members a discount to join

their organization and the benefits for our members. RSVP (315) 685-0552.

Thursday, November 10

OPEN MIC: Open Mic w/ Joanne Perry. 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Creekside

Coffeehouse

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

Thursday, November 10

WINE DINNER: Antinori Italian Wine Dinner & Festival at the

Sherwood Inn

, 26 W. Genesee St. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM $75/person (plus gratuity and tax). For

reservations call (315) 685-3405

Friday, November 11

VETERAN’S DAY: The Skaneateles Girls Lacrosse Team will be

honoring the Veterans again this Veteran’s Day. Flags are now on display in Shotwell and Clift

Parks until Nov. 12. A special ceremony will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM.

Friday, November 11

OPEN MIC: 8:30 PM Open Mic night with Dan & Tom at The Overlook on

Otisco Lake, 2437 Rt. 174, Marietta, NY (315) 636-1044.

Friday, November 11

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM East of Eden. Creekside Coffeehouse, 35

Fennell St. (315) 685- 0379

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Friday, November 11

VETERAN’S DAY: There will be a remembrance of those who served our

country at 11:00 AM in Shotwell Park. The public is invited to attend.

Friday & Saturday November 11 & 12

Free Wine & Italian appetizer tasting during a

presentation of Antinori wines from Italy’s premier winery. 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Village Bottle

Shop

, 18 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-5197

Friday & Saturday, November 11 & 12

MOVIE: Yoga Women 11/11 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 11/12

at 8 PM t

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, November 12

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes. Creekside Coffeehouse, 35

Fennell St. (315) 685- 0379

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Saturday, November 12

FUNDRAISER: “Friends of Hospice” Thrift Shop. 9:00 AM – 2:00

PM, Start your holiday shopping! Seasonal decorations; cards; clothing & accessories; small

scale furniture; home décor and artwork; antiques and collectibles.

Willard Chapel, Room #7,

17 Nelson St., Auburn. (315) 255-2733

Sunday, November 13

MUSIC: 3:00 – 5:00 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St. (315)

685- 0379

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Wednesday, November 16

Women’s Event: WomenTIES Syracuse Mini Holiday showcase &

luncheon. “15 Top Sales Tips”. The featured speakers include: Erika Davis, Owner of

Creekside

Books & Coffee

; Karie Ballway, Brand Consultant with the Cooley Group; Cammi Clark, Editorin-

Chief of Today’s CNY Woman magazine; Sue Dove, Executive Director of the

Skaneateles

Chamber of Commerce

and Tracy Higginbotham, President of Women TIES. 11:15 AM – 2:00

PM at the

Inn Between Restaurant, 2290 State Rt 5. $30/person includes display space,

program, lunch, promotion & networking. Register at

http://womenties.com/regform.cfm?EID=188

Wednesday, November 16

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Adults Creekside Books & Coffee, 35

Fennell St. Admission $1.00 per person. (315) 685-0379

www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, November 16

COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Ready for the Holidays? Let’s

cook brunch for that crowded house! Cooking class with Chef Steve at

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851

W. Genesee St. Learn to prepare eggs benedict, quiche, and twice baked French toast…you could

even make Toad in the Hole! Price: $40.00/public; $20.00/spa members; Free/estate & wine

club members. Reservations call (315) 685-5006. visit

www.mirbeau.com

Thursday, November 17

OPEN MIC: Open Mic Night with Joanne Perry. 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Creekside Coffeehouse

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

Friday, November 18

OPEN MIC: 9:00 PM Open Mic Night with Dan & Tom at Moon Dance

Tavern, 2512 Cherry Valley Turnpike. (315) 673-1135

Friday, November 18

DINNER & WINE: The Beaujolais Nouveau Party at Joelle’s French

Bistro

, 4423 State St. Rd., This party features five wines and five courses. Fall menu with

French comfort food & Beaujolais wines. $65/person. Space is limited. For reservations call

(315) 685-3063.

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com

Friday & Saturday, November 18 & 19

MOVIE: The Swell Season 11/18 @ 1PM & 8 PM;

11/19 at 8 PM t

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669.

Advance online $5.00/person

www.auburnpublictheater.org $5.00 at the door. “A poignant

commentary on the uneasy commingling of love and fame… Shot in simmering black and white,

the images swaddle the story in retro glamour as wistful as Ms. Irglova’s voice.”

NY Times

Saturday, November 19

MUSIC: 7:30 – 9:30 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.

(315) 685- 0379

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Sunday, November 20

MUSIC: 3:00 – 5:00 PM Creekside Coffeehouse, 35 Fennell St.

(315) 685- 0379

www.creeksidebooks.com Free

Tuesday, November 22

HISTORY: 7:30 PM Ruth Hotaling will be the guest speaker at the

Skaneateles Historical Society’s

monthly program. Ruth will talk about Lincoln, his

connections to New York State, and his family. She will include a power point presentation

showing Lincoln’s home in Springfield, IL, and the Washington, D.C. memorial as well as

showing Lincoln memorabilia she has collected. Our meetings are held at

The Museum at The

Creamery

, 28 Hannum St, and all are welcome to come learn more about Lincoln and to see

our newly expanded museum and gift shop.

Tuesday, November 22

BAH: Dickens Sponsor Kick off at M&T Bank 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

sponsored by Verizon Business Solutions. Catering by Red Rooster Pub and wine by Anyela’s

Vineyards.

Thursday, December 1

WINE TASTING: Second in a series of wine tasting. 7:00 PM upstairs in

Library Hall,

Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St Space is limited, reservations required.

(315) 685-5135 or

help@skaneateleslibrary.org Next wine tasting Thursday, January 19th. 7:00

PM

ALL ABOUT DICKENS:

Sponsorship commitments are now due. If you would like to be listed in the

Post Standard

special insert on Thanksgiving Day and we haven’t heard from you, please call the Chamber

Office ASAP. (315) 685-0552. Thank you for your support of Dickens. New sponsors are

welcome.

Eagle Newspapers

and the Skaneateles Chamber are teaming up for a special shopping day

in Skaneateles on December 8

th from 10 AM – 8 PM (this replaces Ladies & Gents Night). As a

merchant or restaurant we are asking you to come up with some sort of special, create a coupon

and advertise it in the 7 community Eagle Newspapers on November 30

th. The Chamber will

promote the shopping day so please let us know what you will be doing. Raffle baskets and

drink tickets will be provided. If you would like to donate contact Sue at

sdove@skaneateles.com

. If you would like to advertise contact Sharon at the Skaneateles Press

Come on out and help decorate the Gazebo with lights & garland. November 18

th at 2:00 PM.

Dickens Sponsor Kick off at

M&T Bank 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Tuesday, November 22 sponsored by

Verizon Business Solutions. Catering by Red Rooster Pub and wine by Anyela’s Vineyards.

Coloring Contest for Kids ages 12 and under sponsored by

KeyBank and the Skaneateles

Journal

. Watch for the coloring page in the Skaneateles Journal the week of November 14th or

you can pick a contest form up at the Chamber, 22 Jordan St. Winners will be announced at

Skaneateles Sings, December 2nd at the dedication of the crèche and the lighting of the Gazebo

tree. Meet outside the library at 6:30 pm for the start of this great family night in Skaneateles!

World’s Smallest Parade begins at Noon November 25

th at the old Firehouse on Fennell St, proceeds

east, turns right on Jordan, right on Genesee and ends at the

Sherwood Inn for the Opening of

Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles! World’s Smallest Christmas parade is sponsored by

Skaneateles Town Square.

Egg Nog every Saturday at Dr. Rob’s building, 42 E. Genesee St. Served by the Girl Scouts and

donated by Byrne Dairy.

During the Dickens Festival in Skaneateles the artists at

Skaneateles Artisans Gallery Under

the Stone, 3 Fennell St., lower entrance will be demonstrating how they create their beautiful

one of a kind pieces. Stop in and talk with the artist each weekend during Dickens. (315) 685-

8580. First demo Saturday, November 26 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Linda Bishop-Surbeck will

demonstrate spinning and weaving.

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Beginning December 1 through December 28.

Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop

Hill Rd, Marcellus will hold a sale in the Gift Shop. Enjoy a 10% discount on quality merchandise

in the gift shop. Discount is on top of the regular member discount—join today and save 20%!

Rain barrels are excluded from the sale, but are available with orders delivered by December 23.

Hours: M-F 9 AM – 4 PM; Sat 10 AM – 4 PM. Closed Sunday. (315) 673-1350.

Joelle’s French Bistro

is now accepting orders for their Thanksgiving Day, “Take Home

Thanksgiving Dinner”. Price: $29.75/person. Visit joellesfrenchbistro.com for the complete

menu. Please call by Monday November 21

st to place your order. (315) 685-3063.

Fleur-de-lis Florist

has supplied the wreaths that adorn shops and homes in the Village for

over 30 years. It is once again time to place your order for this Holiday season. The wreaths are

32” Frazier Fir come with a red plaid bow and are delivered and hung up by Fleur-de-lis Florist.

Cost: $39.00. Call Sandra at (315) 685-3484 to place your order.

Change in

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St. Hours Beginning Friday, November 4 The

Creamery will be open, Friday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM through November 18; Nov 25 – Dec 18

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM; Dec 19 – 31 Fridays 1:00 PM – 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. Holiday Open House

Sunday, December 4.

“Let’s Talk Turkey”

The

Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a food drive for the Skaneateles

Ecumenical Food Pantry until November 21st. Orange bins have been placed in the chamber,

local banks, credit union, and the village and town offices. Please consider bringing nonperishable

food, cleaning supplies, or giving a monetary donation. For only $15 the food pantry

can purchase a turkey. Please make checks payable to Ecumenical Food Pantry. Please help us

fill the bins this holiday season!

Support the Middle School PTC in their annual fundraiser Magazine Sale. By making a new

magazine purchase or reordering your current magazine subscription, you will support

education! Purchases can be made online anytime throughout the year, just use the school code

1091256 when placing your online order. For more information, please go to www.qsp.com —

> Supporter–> Shop Now–>enter School code 1091256 -or- contact the PTC President,

Cristina Pietropaoli at “cristina@victorysportsmedicine@yahoo.com” 246-8742.

SAVES

kicks off its annual fund campaign, “Coming to The Rescue”. SAVES, founded in 1967, is

an independent, nonprofit organization not directly affiliated with the Town or Village of

Skaneateles. SAVES is staffed by over 40 trained professionals and volunteers, 12 Paramedics,

and a dedicated base of volunteer attendants and drivers. Less than 20% of residents actually

contribute to, “Coming to The Rescue.” SAVES is appealing to the entire community to join the

campaign. Visit

www.savesambulance.com Please make checks to SAVES and mail to 77 Fennell

St.

Join in on a Pursa Palooza by donating your new & gently used purses & bags (totes & wallets

too!) to benefit Tammy Twitchell Crafts Foundation, Inc. (Tammy Twitchell Crafts provides

assistance to families who are affected by Cystic Fibrosis). Donations will be accepted until Nov

28

th. You can drop your bags off locally to Kathy Palmieri, 12 Goodspeed Place. Questions 685-

3917 or

krpalmieri@gmail.com

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.

Baltimore Woods Nature Center

is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY 13108

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. Check the website

for scheduled events throughout the fall

www.baltimorewoods.org or call (315) 673-1350

SALES:

WHY WAIT for “BLACK FRIDAY?” START YOUR XMAS SHOPPING NOW!

NEW HOPE ANTIQUES

HOLIDAY SALE Nov. 10th – Nov. 27th Thurs. – Sun., 10am – 5pm (except Thanksgiving)

Everything on sale, up to 70 % off! 12 mi S of Skaneateles on W side of lake, Rt 41A, (315)

497-2688, newhopeantiques.com (Shop closes for season Nov. 28th)

Do you need lateral file drawers for storage? The

Skaneateles Historical Society has two sets

they no longer need: one set has two sections 42″ long, 30″ high, and 18″ deep; the other has

two sections 37″ long, 39″ high, and 20″ deep. We’d like to get them out of the office within the

next couple of weeks. We’ll accept the best offer! Please call 685-1360 if you’d like further

details or to arrange a time to check them out.

Springside Inn,

6141 W. Lake Rd. is now accepting reservations for Thanksgiving Day. (315)

252-7247 or

www.springsideinn.com

Mixed Use (Retail, Office, Residential Condos) property available. Available Sq Ft – Office or

Retail Space #1- 880 Sq Ft; Rental Rate: $20.50 / Sq Ft per Year NNN located

at The Old

Stone Mill

, 3 Fennell St. This strategically located, Class A office building in a fundamentally

strong office market. Tenants include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Nixon Peabody LLP and The

Skaneateles Artisans. For further information on this property please contact J. Nicholas Slottje

at (617) 939-6609.

Professional Office Space

available at Custom Business Services coop. Excellent

opportunity for small business to get all the benefits that a larger businesses enjoy without all

the overhead (Reception area, upscale conference room, professional presentation/training

room, kitchen access, free parking, etc). Interested persons contact Kim Manrow at (315) 258-

8780.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Chamber is organizing the bell ringers during Dickens. To volunteer to ring bells for the

Salvation Army, please contact the Chamber Office at (315) 685-0552. One hour shifts are

available from noon – 4:00 PM on the following days: November 25, 26, 27 and December 3 &

4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18. Bell Ringers are also needed on Friday December 2 from 6 – 8 PM and

December 24 from Noon – 2 PM.

REOCCURING EVENTS:

Labor Day – Memorial Day

John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday and Friday 10:00

AM – 3:00 PM. Private tours by appointment (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

www.barrowgallery.org.

Thru November 18

The Creamery Museum, 28 Hannum St., will be open on Fridays, 1:00

PM – 4:00 PM through November 18; Nov 25 – Dec 18 Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 –

4:00 PM; Dec 19-31 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. Visit the Creamery during their Holiday Open House on Sunday,

December 4.

Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

- Daily mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at

Stella Maris, 130 E. Genesee St. (315) 685-6836

First Wednesday of the month

Peregrine Homecare Services holds an Alzheimer’s Support

Group on the 1st Wed. of each month at The Athenaeum, 150 E. Genesee St. from 6:00 – 7:30

PM. Caregivers are welcome to bring their loved one to the Athenaeum for dinner and activity at

the same time for a reprieve during the meeting. (315) 685-5170

Every Wednesday & Thursday

Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop, located in Willard Chapel,17

Nelson St., room #7. Wednesdays – Open Noon – 4 PM; Thursdays – Open 10 AM – 2 PM. The

shop also accepts donations during these hours. Acceptable donations include: small items of

furniture, gently used, seasonal women’s, men’s and children’s brand name clothing, home

décor, antiques and collectibles. For more information about the Hospice Thrift Shop or any

questions about the work of Hospice, please call the Hospice office at (315) 255-2733.

Every Saturday

9:00 PM Live entertainment at the Cedar House Bowling Lane bar (315) 685-

5117.

Every Sunday

4 – 7 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315) 685-

3405

Have a great day!

Candace Searing

Administrative Specialist

Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce

csearing@skaneateles.com

http://www.skaneateles.com

(315) 685-0552

P.O. Box 199

22 Jordan Street

Skaneateles, NY 13152

 

315-604-2558

Posted: Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 @ 10:01 pm by Curt
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