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Skaneateles Suites Visitor Activities

Nov. 5th & 12th – 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

Nov. 6th – 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: Marble Roller Coasters & Raceways. Come join us!  $5/participant, $25/family limit, 6-8pm.

Nov. 6th – Live Music – Oak & Vine at the Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Rd., Auburn.  Performing this evening is Burt Scholl & Friends.  Free, 8-11pm.  315-252-9463.

Nov. 7th – “A Change Gon’ Come” – Irene Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn.  A riveting story of the “Black Moses” Harriet Tubman! Sponsored by Cayuga Community College Foundation. Kick-off to the Harriet Tubman No Longer Underground Symposium.  Free, 7pm.

Nov. 8th – Faustina – Messenger of Divine Mercy – St. Mary’s Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.  A live multimedia drama with a modern message of mercy. Performed by Maria Vargo, directed by Leonardo Defilippis. Presented by Saint Luke Productions.  Free, 7:30pm.  315-252-9545




Nov. 8th & 9th – “Harriet Tubman, No Longer Underground – A Centennial Symposium” – Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn.  Sponsored by the Harriet Tubman Boosters Club and Cayuga Community College. Culmination of 2013 celebrations w/ panelists Dr. Doug Armstrong, Dr. Deidre Hill Butler, Elizabeth Crawford, Hon. Hugh C. Humphreys, Dr. Kate Clifford Larson, Billie Luisi-Potts, Author/Professor Harry Bradshaw Matthews, Dr. Milton Sernett, Dr. Margaret Washington, Dr. Judith Wellman; Examining Harriet’s life within the context of 19th C Auburn and CNY through abolition, women’s rights and related movements; Acclaimed Tubman actress Millicent Sparks performance at 11:00 a.m. at CCC; Banquet at Springside Inn.

Nov. 9th – What is Happening with Our Wetland – Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvolt Rd., Sterling.  The heavy rains we received in June breached the beaver dam that created the wetland containing the heron rookery. Since then what changes have taken place? Have beavers rebuilt the dam or is our Beaver Wetland turning into a Beaver Meadow? Come on this naturalist lead walk to discover what is happening with our wetland. The program is free and open to the public.  Free, 1pm.  315-947-6143

Nov. 9th – Klezmer Kings – Morgan Opera House, 370 Main St., Aurora.  Continuing a cherished tradition at the Opera House, the Klezmer Kings will perform their vibrant mix of music based on the folk traditions of Eastern Europe. From the rollicking Hora to tender and powerful songs of love and faith, this group will move you. A benefit for the Morgan Opera House, the concert is sponsored entirely by Life Span Therapies of King Ferry and Moravia.  Adult tickets $8, children $5, 7:30pm.  315-364-5437

Nov. 9th – Cayuga Centers’ Annual Casino Night – Ukranium National Club, 125 Washington St.. Auburn.  Try your luck at Cayuga Centers’ seventh annual Casino Night Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the UNC, 125 Washington Street in Auburn from 6:30 – 10:30 pm. Blackjack, Roulette, Beat the Dealer and other games will be offered in addition to 50/50 raffles and a door prize drawing for an iPad. Advance sale tickets are $25 and available by calling 315-253-5383, extension 1008. Tickets purchased at the door will be $30. All winnings will be paid in cash!

Nov. 9th – Santa’ s Wonderland Preview Event – Bass Pro Shop, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.   The Auburn Middle School will sing from 4pm to 5pm to put everyone in the holiday spirit and welcome Santa as he pulls up on a Tracker boat.                                                                       Santa arrives right at 5pm and magically lights the tree.                                                                    FREE Facepainting                                                                                                                             FREE Color your own stocking!                                                                                                         FREE Backpack Clip to the first 125 kids to visit Wonderland                                                   FREE Cookies and Hot Chocolate                                                                                              Santa will be giving away a $25 gift card every half hour. Time: 5-7:30pm

Nov. 10th – Tiffany Sunday Concert Series – Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn.  Don’t miss this entertaining USO style show on Veteran’s Day! Grab some friends and family and join us for a lineup of patriotic and other songs, dancing and jokes. Susan May and an array of her talented students, along with Dave Borthwick and dancers from Kathy Ryan’s Dance studio, are ready to make your Veteran’s Day fun! We’ll see you at the beautiful Willard Memorial Chapel.  Admission $10, 2pm.  www.willardchapel.org  315-252-0339

Nov. 10th – Quilts=Art=Quilts – Trunk Show – Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Julia Graziano, 2013 exhibiting artist.  Admission $6, Art Center Members and Quilters free.  2pm.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

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Posted: Monday, November 4th, 2013 @ 9:28 am by Curt
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visit : www.basspro.com for more information.

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

Posted: Saturday, October 19th, 2013 @ 4:42 pm by Nakeia Endres
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Baltimore Woods Nature Center announces their October programs with details listed below.

October 11 Star Party: National Astronomy Day 6:30-9pm

Oct 12th is National Astronomy Day! This will be the best chance to see Mercury for the remainder of the year, along with a crescent moon, and Venus as well, plus hello to Fall skies. Back-up date: Oct 12. $5 for members, $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family.

October 15 & 26 If These Trees Could Talk 10:30am-noon

Join Baltimore Woods Naturalist Tom Meier on a journey through time. The shape of the forests at Baltimore Woods is intimately tied to the lifestyles of all the people who came before. This hike will take an inspiring look at the history of the preserve and the ever-changing relationships between people and the land, as told through the eyes of the colorful autumn trees. $5 for members, $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family.

October 16 Changing to Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency 7-9pm

Reducing energy bills and our carbon footprint from heating our homes are important topics to many people. Come to explore the basics of renewable solar, wind, geothermal energy, and energy efficiency to assess if they could work for you. Special Presentation by Ron Meyer. $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers

October 19 Double Dog Dare Walk 8-9:30pm

Baltimore Woods Nature Center dares you . . . no, double dog dares you, to walk through the woods with only the moon lighting your way! Search for creatures that go bump in the night and treats hidden along the trails. $5 for members; $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family.


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

Baltimore Woods Nature Center *4007 Bishop Hill Road *Marcellus, NY 13108

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

Baltimore Woods Nature in the City brings authentic natural science learning to K-6 grade urban school children. Supported by the Syracuse City School District and corporate sponsors, tied to the Syracuse

City School District curriculum and New York State Science Standards, lesson content supports teachers while directly impacting students. Holding programs in parks and neighborhood green spaces as well as the classroom, students’ earliest learning experiences in the sciences are relevant, meaningful and fun.


Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for more information.

Posted: Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 @ 7:29 am by Nakeia Endres
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All events listed can be found at www.VisitSyracuse.org Page 1 of 8 Courtesy of: Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity 572 S. Salina St. Syracuse, NY 13202 800-234-4797 www.VisitSyracuse.org


On-going Onondaga County Events!




Rarely Done Productions present Falsettoland thru April 20th at CNY Jazz Central. For details, contact the box office at 546-3224 or the website at www.RarelyDone.org.



The latest production at the Red House Arts Center is the comedy Noises Off which will run thru April 6th. For details, call 315-425-0405 or go to www.TheRedhouse.org.



Fantastic seasonal fun at Beaver Lake Nature Center includes weekend guided nature walks & Monday bird walks . Call 638-2519 or visit www.OnondagaCountyParks.com.



CNY Regional Farmers Market is open from 7am to 2pm each Saturday & Sunday (flea market); Market Common shops open daily. For info call 422-8647or www.cnyrma.com.



Art exhibits at The Warehouse Galleries through May 11 are Rebecca Soderholm: Crescendoe & Benjamin Faga-Authentic Syracuse. Details call 443-6410.



Posted: Friday, April 5th, 2013 @ 3:27 pm by Curt
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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. 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 (more…)

Posted: Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 @ 8:09 am by Curt
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