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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

(For more information call (315) 685-0552 or visit

www.skaneateles.com

)

Thru November 13

FUNDRAISER: Flag display at Shotwell & Clift Parks to honor Veterans.

Flags have been purchased in memory or honor of military men & women. This fundraiser for

the SHS Girls Lacrosse team will be on display through the 13

th. A ceremony organized by the

American Legion will be held on November 12 at 11:00 AM.

Wednesday, November 7

TRIVIA: 7:00 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.

$1.00 per player. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, November 7

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St.

Auburn. (315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, November 7

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside

Inn

, 6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM –

10:00 PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Thursday, November 8

OPEN HOUSE: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Skaneateles Town Square, 61

Fennell St., wine, cheese, desserts and 15% off holiday décor and toys! Stop in to see the

wonderful selection of Thanksgiving and Christmas items. (315) 685-5748.

Thursday, November 8

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM Open Mic Night led by Joanne Perry. Creekside

Books & Coffee

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

Thursday, November 8

WINE DINNER: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Antinori Wine Dinner at the

Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. Enjoy a delightful evening featuring Antinori Wines from

Italy’s premier winery. $65.00/person (plus gratuity & tax) Call (315) 685-3405 for reservations.

Thursday, November 8

RIBBON CUTTING: Beginning at 3:30 PM at Isadora, Skaneateles

Chamber welcomes new members. Then we will go to Gallery UTD and Lake House Pub with a

ribbon cutting ceremony at each location. Questions, call Skaneateles Chamber (315) 685-

0552.

Friday & Saturday, November 9 & 10

WINE FESTIVAL: 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Antinori Wine

Festival at the Village Bottle Shop, 18 W. Genesee St. Free Wine and Italian Appetizer Tastings

during presentations of Antinori Wines from Italy’s premier winery. Call (315) 685-5197 for

more information.

SKANEATELES SKINNY

SKANEATELES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WEEKLY UPDATE

November 6, 2012

Friday & Saturday, November 9 & 10

MOVIE: Think Like a Man. 11/9 @ 8 PM, 11/10 @ 1 PM

& 8 PM.

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

online $5.00/person $6.00 at the door.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday, November 9

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Mike MacDonald. Creekside Books &

Coffee

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

Saturday, November 10

MUSIC: 2:00 PM Duo L’ Adour appearing at the Skaneateles Library.

Martha Grener on Flute and Lacey Lee playing the Harp. Cost: $10.00

Saturday, November 10

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk. Creekside Books & Coffee,

35 Fennell St. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Saturday, November 10

ART DISPLAY: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Baltimore Woods Artist reception

for the Drawing on Talent show will be held in the

Baltimore Woods Weeks Art Gallery, 4007

Bishop Hill Rd., Marcellus. The Drawing on Talent show features the display of over 25 local

artists! The exhibit and reception are open to the public with no admission or parking fee.

Saturday, November 10

WINE DINNER: 6:30 PM The Inns of Aurora continues its Epicurean

Series with an Italian Wine Dinner. The dinner will begin with a reception at 6:30 p.m. in the

Lakeside Room of the Aurora Inn and includes six paired courses as well as a wine reception.

The cost is $75 plus tax and gratuity. Information on the Epicurean Series can be found at

https://innsofaurora.com/food-wine/epicurean-events/. The Aurora Inn is located at 391 Main

Street, Aurora. Reservations can be made by calling (315) 364-8888.

Saturday November 10 – December 22

HOLIDAY: HABAUSA will be open for the Holidays!

Store Hours: Tues, Wed & Fri. 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM; Thurs. 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM; Sat. 10:00 AM –

2:00 PM. For over 70 years HABA has been inventing high quality toys which reveal a world of

fun and learning! A lot of great gifts for big kids too!!

Sunday, November 11

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett. at the Blue

Water Grill

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

Sunday, November 11

AUTHOR EVENT: 3:00 PM Skaneateles native Jeff Mack will be at

Creekside Books & Coffee. Mack is an author and illustrator. He will host a drawing

demonstration, a reading, a brief Q&A session, and book signing. Reservations are now being

taken. Please call (315) 685-0379.

Monday, November 12

VETERAN’S DAY OBSERVED: 11:00 AM A special ceremony honoring

Veteran’s will be held at Shotwell Park. This annual event organized by members of the

American Legion pays tribute to Veterans each Veteran’s Day.

Wednesday, November 14

OPEN HOUSE: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Yankee Clipper Hair Salon &

Barber Shop,

14 Fennell St is celebrating 25 years! In celebration of 25 years, Yankee Clipper

will be hosting an Open House. Light refreshments will be served. There will be gift basket

drawings, demonstrations, and discounts on gift cards and salon products. Susan Randall

Mantella will be offering free consultations for Aesthetic Services. Please stop by to join in the

celebration of 25 years! (315) 685-6769.

Wednesday, November 14

TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside’s Café, 35 Fennell St. (315)

685-0379 or

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

Wednesday, November 14

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St.

Auburn. (315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, November 14

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside

Inn

, 6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM –

10:00 PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Thursday, November 15

OPEN MIC: 6:30 PM Open Mic Night led by Joanne Perry.

Creekside’s Café

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

Thursday, November 15

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Chamber business

after hours at Imagine, 38 E. Genesee St. Don’t forget your business cards to be entered into

our drawing for door prizes. RSVP Skaneateles Chamber (315) 685-0552.

Friday, November 16

MUSIC: 7:30 PM John Cadley & Cathy Wenthen at Creekside’s Books

& Coffee

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

Friday, November 16

CHAMBER: 1:00 PM Join fellow Chamber Members & Chamber Staff in

decorating the Gazebo for Christmas! We wrap the poles with lights, garland and attached a

bow. Put up a Christmas tree and wrap it with lights! Everything we need to decorate is

provided, just show up and dress warm.

Friday & Saturday, November 16 & 17

MOVIE: Sleepwalk with Me. 11/16 @ 8 PM, 11/17 @ 1

PM & 8 PM.

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

online $5.00/person $6.00 at the door.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Friday & Saturday, November 16 & 17

WINE DINNER: Joelle’s French Bistro Beaujolais

Nouveau four course dinner. $55/person plus tax & gratuity. Reservations taken from 5:30 PM –

8:30 PM. (315) 685-3063. Visit

www.joellesfrenchbistro.com for complete menu.

Saturday, November 17

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sloppy Joes Creekside Books & Coffee,

35 Fennell St. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Sunday, November 18

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett at the Blue

Water Grill

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

Tuesday, November 20

CHAMBER EVENT: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Dickens Kick off party at M&T

Bank. The Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s way to say Thank you to all of our Dickens

sponsors.

Wednesday, November 21

TRIVIA: 7:00 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St.

$1.00 per player. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Wednesday, November 21

MUSIC: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Moro’s Table, 1 E. Genesee St.

Auburn. (315) 282-7772. Confirm entertainment by calling Moro’s Table.

Wednesday, November 21

MUSIC: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Oak & Vine at Springside

Inn

, 6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Sat 4:30 PM –

10:00 PM; Also serving, Saturday Brunch 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM; Traditional Springside Sunday

Brunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM and Closed Sunday for Dinner Oct – April. (315) 252-7247. Visit

www.oakandvine.com

for weekly entertainment schedule.

Thursday, November 22

THANKSGIVING DAY: Sherwood Inn (315) 685-3405, Mirbeau Inn

(315) 685-5006 will be serving Thanksgiving Day Dinner. Call early for reservations.

Friday, November 23

FESTIVAL: 11:45 Dickens Christmas World’s Smallest Parade. Noon

opening ceremonies on the front porch of the Sherwood House (located next door to the

Sherwood Inn).

Friday, November 23

MUSIC: 7:30 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. Open to

the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Friday & Saturday, November 23 & 24

MOVIE: In The Family. 11/23 @ 1 & 8 PM; 11/24 @

8 PM.

Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets: $5.00

online; $6 at the door.

www.auburnpublictheater.org

Saturday, November 24

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

St. Open to the public. (315) 685-0379.

www.creeksidebooks.com

Sunday, November 25

MUSIC: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saxophonist John Spillett will perform at

the

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

Tuesday, November 27

HISTORY: 7:30 PM The Skaneateles Historical Society November

Program – Kihm Winship will talk about not-so-famous but nevertheless fascinating cottagers

who have graced our lake’s shore, including a Chicago political power who always delivered his

ward, a Confederate private who was captured at Fort Fisher and an officer whose wife carried

messages for Jefferson Davis, an attorney whose daughters were pioneering feminists, a society

woman who was sufficiently down-to-earth to rescue four boys whose boat capsized, a man who

gave away 50 acres on the lake when he couldn’t find a buyer, and a woman who invited guests

to her home but didn’t come downstairs to meet them. He will also talk about a famous cottager

said to live here who actually never did, and reveal the truth about Martin Revson and Dr. Joyce

Brothers. The Museum at The Creamery, 28 Hannum St. www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org

(315) 685-1360.

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Happy 20

th Anniversary Imagine! Congratulations Joe Panzarella, family and staff. Stop in and say

“Happy Anniversary” to the staff and receive a 20% discount on all items through Thanksgiving!

Joelle at

Joelle’s French Bistro will prepare Thanksgiving Dinner for you to take home and enjoy. Place

your order by Monday November 19 by calling (315) 685-3063. Menu items include, Turkey and all the

trimmings, appetizer, soup and dessert. Pre orders will be ready to pick up on Thursday, Nov 22 from

Noon – 3:30 PM. Cost: $30.75/person. (315) 685-3063.

Are you are a small company that would like to celebrate the holidays like Big companies? The

Hilton

Garden Inn Auburn

is providing you with the opportunity! The Hilton Inn, is opening its Vineyard

Ballroom for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a buffet featuring fresh local cuisine, and fun local

entertainment by Los Blancos. Cost: $60.00 per person including taxes and service charge. Contact Sara

Cowhig at (315) 252-5511.

www.auburn.hgi.com

Order your Holiday Wreath –

Fleur-de-lis Florist is taking orders for your Holiday Wreaths. The price will

remain at $39.95 for these street size wreaths despite the rising costs of the product over the last few

years. This years ribbon is gorgeous red velvet with a glitzy green stripe. They will be hung up by Richard

at Fleur-de-lis Florist and you can remove it at your leisure. Please call 685-3484 to place your order. We

will be calling everyone over the next couple of weeks, it would be great to inform your staff as to not to

have to repeat recalling. Thanks, Sandra Schmidt

New Class Offered at the YMCA – American Red Cross Waterfront Life Guarding Course will be held on Nov

9, 10, 11 & Nov 16,17,18 Cost $300 at the

Skaneateles YMCA, 97 State St. The class includes

Waterfront Life Guarding certification, CPR/AED certification, Life Guarding text book, CPR mask. For

additional information on class times; http://auburnymca.org/skaneateles/aquatic-certifications/ Call

today to register for a class: 685-2266

Looking for the perfect hostess gift for your next holiday party or get-together? You will find the perfect

gift at

1st National Gifts, 2 E. Genesee St. Some suggestions of gifts that can be found at 1st National

Gifts are: Chilled wine bags, decorative candles, Beatrice Ball servewear, unique cutting boards, cheese

mice for labeling, flour sack dish cloths & name holders are just a few ideas for you. (315) 685-5454 or

email

info@firstnationalgifts.com online at www.firstnationalgifts.com

SECNY Credit Unions

are running a special promotion “Fifties For Fun!” through December 31, 2012

where anyone who uses one of their branch ATMs could get a surprise $50 bill in their cash. Questions call

any branch or Skaneateles branch at (315) 554-8070.

Baltimore Woods Nature Center

is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus

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

The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk. Visit their website for more

information at

www.baltimorewoods.org (315) 673-1350. November programs: 11/10 Simple Soap

Making; 11/12 Nature Adventure Camp; 11/17 Star Party.

SALES:

OFFICE EQUIPMENT FOR SALE:

Two file cabinets, both in good condition. Four drawer lateral file

cabinet. 36” wide by 18” deep by 52-1/2” high $50.00; Two drawer file cabinet 16-1/4” deep by 15” wide

by 28” high $20.00 Call Linda Cline, Halo Branded Solutions. (W) 685-1725, (C) 729-9485 or email

linda.cline@halo.com

$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.

COMMERCIAL SPACE AVAILABLE FOR LEASE/RENT/SALE:

Outside the Box Business Solutions

announces conference room facility rental now available at their

location at

37 Fennell Street, Skaneateles. Convenient, pleasant facilities for your ¼, ½, or full day

meetings. Email

info@otbbs.net for more information.

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. Two 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

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 co-op. 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

November 16, come help decorate the gazebo at 1 PM. Many hands make light work!

Dickens – The World’s Smallest Parade is looking for traffic help from 11:40 AM – 12:10 PM. Call Sue at

685-0552 if you can help.

REOCCURING EVENTS:

John D. Barrow Art Gallery

is now open Thursday & Friday 11 AM – 4 PM or by appointment. Private

tours are available by appointment. Call (315) 685-5135. Visit the Gallery online at

www.barrowgallery.org.

Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery

is open on Fridays 1-4 pm, or by

appointment November 1 – Thanksgiving. During Dickens, the Museum will be open Friday, Saturday &

Sunday from 1-4 PM. Looking for a gift? Visit the Creamery Gift Shop, featuring many historical and

Skaneateles themed items, 28 Hannum St. (315) 685-1360. Online, visit

www.skaneateleshistoricalsociety.org

.

Thru December 21

Beginning November 5, Baltimore Woods Weeks Art Gallery will feature the works of

over 25 local artists. The exhibit includes watercolors by Susi Buschbacher, Judy Hand, Jill Newton, Bob

Ripley and Nancy Scanlon, oil paintings by Barbara Bratt, Karen Burns and Hetty Easter, gouache by Chris

Baker, and pastels by Barbara Delmonico and Ruth Anne Reagan, among many others. The exhibit also

showcases jewelry by Deborah Laun, in addition to photography and sculptures. The majority of the

artwork is for sale, featuring unique gifts just in time for the holidays. Many pieces depict local images and

scenes.

Baltimore Woods Nature Center is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. 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.

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 Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

entertainment at Lake House Pub. (315) 554-9194 or

www.lakehousepub.com

for music schedule. Daily hours Noon – 2 PM.

Every Friday & Saturday

Thomas Barr (acoustic guitar) 9 PM – Midnight at the Blue Water Grill, 11 W.

Genesee St. (315) 685-6600.

Every Saturday

9:00 PM Live entertainment at the Cedar House Bowling Lane bar (315) 685-5117.

Every Sunday

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Live entertainment at the Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. (315)

685-3405.

Candace Searing

Administrative/Staff 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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