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THIS WEEKS’ EVENTS

 

(For more events visit www.skaneateles.com)

 

Wednesday, April 11

 

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

 

685-0379 or

 

www.creeksidebooks.com $1.00 admission.

 

Wednesday, April 11

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Kevin Barrigar. 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 12

 

CHAMBER: Noon. Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting at

 

The Lodge at Welch Allyn

 

. Guest speaker, Stephen Meyer, New President and CEO of Welch

 

Allyn. Cost: $20.00/person. Tours of Welch Allyn available after the meeting. For reservations

 

call the Chamber at, (315) 685-0552.

 

Thursday, April 12

 

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.

 

Friday, April 13

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM John Cadley & Cathy Wenthen. Creekside Books

 

& Coffee

 

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

 

Friday, April 13

 

MUSIC: 8:00 PM Loren Barrigar & Mark Mazengarb returns to Auburn Public

 

Theater, 8 Exchange St. @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets: $15.00 (2 for $25).

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday, April 14

 

HEALTH & EDUCATION: 10:30 AM -11:30 AM. Got stress? Manage your

 

stress with self-hypnosis at this workshop at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. Learn what

 

hypnosis is and what it is not. By learning the basic principles about hypnosis, you will learn

 

methods that you can feel immediately the benefits. Cost: $10 to the general public; free to

 

Mirbeau members & Mirbeau hotel guests. (315) 685-5006

 

www.mirbeau.com

 

Friday, April 13 & 14

 

MOVIE: Bridesmaids. 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 14

 

PAMPER YOURSELF: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Back by popular demand, Aveda’s

 

make up artist Scott Dennis. Scott will be at

 

Hairtique Hair and Day Spa, and will be taking

 

45 min. appointments for make up lessons. Scott will be showing Aveda’s new spring collection

 

and tips on how to apply them. A $50 deposit is requested to secure your appointment and can

 

be used toward any purchase. Hairtique has added $1.00 per minute chair massages by LMT,

 

Brian Tarolli to this event. Appointments are now being scheduled for full body massages. (315)

 

685-7303.

 

Saturday, April 14

 

ARTIST DEMONSTRATION: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Gallery 54 presents Gourd

 

Loon Mask Making Demonstration by Andree Dennis Newton. Carrying on the traditions of her

 

culture, Abenaki Indian and Old Forge resident, Andree Dennis Newton, will design a dynamic

 

mask. Using the popular Adirondack bird as subject, she will use a hard-shell gourd as the base,

 

adding detail with burning pen, dremel, and acrylic paint. Feathers and beads will be added to

 

finish. She will also “show and tell” each phase of gourd mask making. Gallery 54 is located at

 

54 E. Genesee St in Skaneateles. Open Sunday-Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.,Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

www.gallery54cny.com, 685-5470

 

Saturday, April 14

 

MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Mark D’Alberto. Creekside Books & Coffee,

 

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

 

www.creeksidebooks.com

 

Saturday & Sunday, April 14 & 15

 

GARDEN SHOW: 4/14 9 AM – 5 PM; 4/15 10 AM – 5 PM at

 

Dickman Farms Greenhouses & Garden Center

 

, 13 Archie St. New this year at VA VA

 

BLOOM is a Farmer’s Market. You may also enjoy workshops, live music, gardening seminars

 

and more. Visit dickmanfarms.com for a schedule of events. (315) 253-3030.

 

Monday, April 16

 

FITNESS: 7:30 PM – Gazella Performance & Wellness Studio, 3986

 

Jordan Rd., is offering a Team Gazella Information Session & Kick-Off Party – at Johnny Angels.

 

Gazella is offering three group training programs this year – cycling, running and triathlon.

 

Attend the information session & kick-off party to learn more about the programs and meet the

 

coaches and fellow participants. Two program scholarships will be awarded. For additional

 

information, visit the Team Gazella page of

 

www.gazella-studio.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

 

POETRY: 1:00 PM Hart Seeley, author of “Juju Rules.” 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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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)

 

68-3797.

 

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 Yvonee

 

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

 

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

DATE CHANGE:

 

The Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce tourism committee date has

 

been changed from May 9

th to May 2nd 8:30 AM at the Sherwood Inn. Lodging, dining,

 

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

 

FINAL DAYS TO SUBMIT ARTWORK:

 

 

Poster Contest: Lockwood Lavendar 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.

 

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 on Wednesday, April 25 from

 

12pm – 2pm and from 5pm – 7pm. 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.

 

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.

 

 

Babysitter Basics – Boys and Girls age 9-10; April 11 Wednesday;12 pm – 3 pm. This 3 -

 

hour course provides participants with the skills necessary to help care for children in a

 

safe and responsible manner. To register call, (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

 

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.

 

$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

 

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 is 1:00 PM on Wednesday, April 11

 

th 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.

 

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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Tuesday, August 31 Tuesday Night music sessions at Auburn Public Theater (APT),
108 Genesee St., Auburn 7:30 PM A weekly evening of regional and national talent, and
featured acts. Door prize, a light snack menu & wine/beer with I.D. $2 at the door at.
www.auburnpublictheater.org or (315) 253-6669
Thursday, September 1 – 18 “Man of La Mancha” at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse
Evening & matinee performances For tickets and more information (315) 255-1785 or 1
(800) 457-8897 online at www.merry-go-round.com
Thursday, September 1 Skaneateles Farmers Market 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM at the
Skaneateles Community Center parking lot, 97 State St.
Wednesday, September 1 – Saturday, September 4 Skaneateles Festival

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Fall Fest 2010
October 1, 2, & 3, 2010
Organized by the Skaneateles Chamber’s Tourism Committee
 First Friday, October 1: Featuring events at the following locations:
o Gallery 54 – “Ravens ‘n Autumn. Food, drinks and music (tentative). On Saturday Gallery 54 will
feature the work of Joanne Balfour from noon – 4 pm. Joanne is an historical theorem painter. On
Sunday at the Gallery Amy Bartell will be displaying and demoing her collage art.
o Imagine That will be featuring the work of Syracuse Landscape painter Karen Burns. On Saturday
and Sunday they will be holding a fundraiser during the Fall Fest. It will be a silent auction of artists
work to benefit Craft Emergency Relief Fund (C.E.R.F.) Bidding begins on Sat at 10 AM and ends
Sun at 6 PM.
 Snake Oil Glassworks, 4251 Jordan Rd. (2 miles north of Skaneateles) glass pumpkin blowing
demonstrations Oct 1 – 3 Friday 4 – 7 pm, Saturday 10 am – 5 pm, and Sunday 11 am – 4 pm. This is
really something special to see!
 Creekside will have special sale merchandise displayed, Pumpkin Latte samples and will be offering
Pumpkin Painting and Halloween Henna Tattoos under a tent outside, weather permitting. We are also
planning a music venue and special Oktoberfest beer special on Saturday evening
 The Sherwood Inn Fall Fest will be Sunday, Oct 3 Noon – 6 pm, featuring live music, Saranac beer &
Oktoberfest type food. Beak and Skiff will also be on hand with their apple products and wine.
 Look for the yellow mums at participating businesses. They may have sales/discounts/refreshments.
 Mid-Lakes Navigation will be having its final weekend of cruises on Skaneateles Lake. Friday and Saturday
sightseeing (2 pm) and dinner cruises (5pm) available. Call 315-685-8500 or visit www.midlakesnav.com.
 Merchants and Professional business owners in the Village (real estate, financial, law, restaurants, retail,
etc.) are wanted for the Pumpkin Carving Contest. Simply carve your pumpkin (or get some creative
person to do it for you), display it in front of your store the week of October 1 – 8. A judge (with artistic
background) will choose the winner. The winner will be photographed and recognized in the paper and
Chamber publications. Simply call 685-0552 or e-mail csearing@skaneateles.com if you would like your
pumpkin judged. Please consider putting a battery operated candle in the jack-o-lantern and turn
them on at night, for a spectacular display!
 The Skaneateles Press will be doing a Fall Festival-related coloring contest.
 The Skaneateles Nursery School is having their annual BIG TRUCKS event at Saunders Quarry on Sunday,
Sunday, October 3 from 10 am – 4 pm.
 If anyone would like to help decorate the Gazebo for Fall Fest just show up at 8:30 AM on
Wednesday, September 15th or email csearing@skaneateles.com

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Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know …..

…. that the quaint village of Skaneateles (located southwest of Syracuse) has been a tourist destination since its early days as a village. An excursion boat, launched in 1816, was probably the first instance of commercial tourist recreation in the Finger Lakes region.

Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Friday Facts. For details on any of these events or others down the road, take a gander at our website at www.VisitSyracuse.org.

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Holiday Shopping Spree

Saturday November 29, 2008

10 AM â 4 PM

Skaneateles First Presbyterian Church

97 East Genesee St (Rte 20) Skaneateles NY 13152

All your favorite âhome partyâ vendors and

Beautiful homemade crafts in one place!

Come in and get all your holiday shopping done!

Raffles will be done twice an hour.

Bring a canned food item for your free raffle ticket!

Crafters, Tastefully Simple, The Pampered Chef, PartyLite, Mary Kay, Silpada Designs, Home & Garden Party, Tupperware, MXI Corp (Xocai healthy dark chocolate), Mia Bella Candles, Two Sisters Gourmet, Bagolitas Handbags, Mindyâs Jewelry Designs, Close to My Heart scrap booking, The Body Shop at Home, And More.

If you have any questions or would like to place an order please contact:

Janeen Long at (315) 673-7020 / 378-8569

JaneenLong@Yahoo.com

 

 

 

Posted: Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 @ 5:27 pm by Curt
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