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Skaneateles Winterfest 2009 is hosted by the Sunrise Rotary Club.  Events take place all day at the Skaneateles Community Center.  People of ages can enjoy a display of emergency vehicles, dog sled rides, games, winter whole in one, ice sculptures and a craft show.

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Expanded for 2009 “Taste of Skaneateles”  Local shops and restaurants featuring their specialties, will be available for tasting.  Chili, chowder, coffee, cider, mexican, wine, to name a few. Tickets 3 tastings for $5.00 or 15 for $20.00.
Date:   January 31, 2009
Time:   10:00 AM – 04:00 PM
Location:   Skaneateles Community Center, 97 State St. (4 short blocks for the Village Center)
Taste of Skaneatele – Genesee, Jordan and Fennell Streets
Contact:   Tom Seeley 685-3416
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, January 31, 2009
Taste of Skaneateles 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Events at the Skaneateles Community Center 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fees/Admission:   Taste of Skaneateles – 3 tastings for $5.00 or 15 tastings for $20.00
Events at the Skaneateles Community Center – FREE

Jan 31   2009 Winter Challenge
Skaneateles Community Center host Winter Challenge 2009 – The challenge consists of a two person team.  One Cross Country Skier and one skater.  The cross country skier will ski 3 miles around Austin Park while the skater will skate 40 laps in the William G. Allyn Ice Arena. 
Date:   January 31, 2009
Website:   http://www.skaneatelescommunitycenter.com 
Location:   Skaneateles Community Center
97 State St.
Skaneateles, NY
Contact:   315-685-2266
Email:   kpitman@skaneatelescommunitycenter.com 
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, January 31, 2009
2:00 pm
Fees/Admission:   $30.00 per team
Space is limited
To register go to www.skaneatelescommunitycenter.com
Jan 31   Taste of Skaneateles 
The Skaneateles Merchants and Sunrise Rotary Club bring you a flavor of what Skaneateles is all about. This community event will take place on Saturday, January 31, 2009 by the lake for a “Taste of Skaneateles”.  Tastings  of chili, chowder, mexican, beer, wine, coffee, dips, cider,  and horse & carriage rides will be available for your afternoon enjoyment.  Something for all ages!
While here,  stop by at the Skaneateles Community Center where you will find a  craft sale, ice sculptures, emergency vehicle displays, dog sled rides, and games for the kids and much more. 
Date:   January 31, 2009
Time:   11:30 PM – 03:00 PM
Location:   Taste of Skaneateles – Genesee, Jordan and Fennell Streets.
Events at the Community Center  – 4 short blocks from the village center.  97 State St.
Contact:   Tom Seeley 685-3416 
Date/Time Details:   Saturday, January 31, 2009
Events at the Community Center  10 am – 4 pm
Taste of Skaneateles 11:30 am – 3 pm
Fees/Admission:   Events at the Community Center  – FREE

Taste of Skaneateles – 3 Tastings $5.00 or 15 for $20.00  Tickets can be purchase in advance or the day of the event at the following: Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce, Skaneateles Community Center, Participating Merchants, or any Rotary Member.


Posted: Tuesday, January 6th, 2009 @ 3:53 pm by Curt
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On a crystal clear lake in the Finger Lakes Region of central New York State, bookended by two community parks the Village of Skaneateles is home to a thriving residential and business community, and host to thousands of visitors and vacationers each year.

Skaneateles (Skan-ee-atlas) is an Iroquois word meaning ‘long beautiful lake’. At 16 miles long, Skaneateles is the most Easterly Finger Lakes and  one of the cleanest lakes in the country. You feel a sense of community here – whether it’s to raise a family, build a business, escape for a weekend or the season.

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Officially designated a “Stress Free Zone”, the Village is a storybook of shops, restaurants and of course, Skaneateles Lake. From the Wooden Boat Show to Skaneateles Festival to Charles Dickens Christmas, travelers of all ages will fall in love. Wineries and Vineyards of the Fingerlakes Region are only minutes away, as well as historical museums, galleries and theatre. Relax, you’re in the Village


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On your weekend getaway or vacation in Skaneateles, visit the shops and restaurants in the Village, walk along Lake Skaneateles, and tour wineries of the Finger Lakes Region. Enjoy!

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