Skaneateles Events for Extended stay living






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Thru Saturday, March 3


OPEN HOUSE: One year anniversary celebration at First Niagara


Bank (Fairmount branch),


3413 W. Genesee St, Syracuse. Stop in for treats and surprises


and meet branch manager Debbie Cole.


Tuesday, February 28


CHAMBER: Professional Services Committee invite you to the


Speaker Series featuring Brian Sheehan from Syracuse University who will be speaking about


online communications. Make your reservation today by calling the chamber office at 685-0552.


Payment can be made at the door. Checks payable to Skaneateles Chamber. $20 for Chamber


Members, and $25 for non-chamber members. Ticket includes one free drink and appetizers.


Wednesday, February 29


MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Stevie Tombstone at Springside Inn, 6141 West


Lake Rd. (315) 252-7247


Wednesday, February 29


FOOD & WINE: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cooking class with Moroccan


Cuisine….! Prepared by Joelle at


Joelle’s French Bistro, 4423 State St. Rd. Enjoy a true


Moroccan style evening with a 3 course dinner and wine pairing. Space is limited. Visit



for more information and reservations.


Wednesday, February 29


TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books


& Coffeehouse


, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or $1.00 admission


per person.


Wednesday, February 29


MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Stevie Tombstone at Springside Inn, 6141 West


Lake Rd. (315) 252-7247


Thursday, March 1


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


Creekside Coffeehouse


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


Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, March 1 – 4


EVENT: The CNY in Bloom Show will take


place at the SRC Events Center located on the OCC Campus, 4585 W. Seneca Trnpk., Syracuse.


Hours: 3/1 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM; 3/2 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM; 3/3 from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM


and 3/4 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Look for the artists from


Skaneateles Artisans. They will


all be located in The Artist Garden at the show. Stop by for a glimpse of spring!


Friday, March 1- – Sunday, March 19


EVENT: Irish Spring Cleaning Sale at Gallery 54 Here


is how it works: Artists bring in pieces that have minor imperfections and sell them at marked


down prices. These pieces will be labeled with shamrocks and located throughout the shop. This


is an opportunity to acquire beautiful pieces of fine art and craft at very affordable prices. Stop


in for this special sale of locally created fine art and craft at Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St. Open


daily 11-5 and closed on Tuesdays. (315) 685-5470


Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 2, 3, 4 –


Skaneateles Savors SU Basketball. See


attached for details and all the specials at local businesses. GO SU!


Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 1, 2, 3, 4


SCHOOL PLAY: Skaneateles High




Drama Club presents Phantom of the Opera. March 1, 2, 3 @ 7:30 PM; March 4 @ 2


PM. For tickets call 291-2231


Friday, March 2


MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Cold River Rounders at Creekside Books &




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


Friday, March 2


FIRST FRIDAY (limited): 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Join Snake Oil Glassworks for


their First Friday Glassblowing Demonstration. As green seems to be the color of March, they will


be making their own special absinthe glasses and the green fairy will be in attendance.


Questions (315) 685-5091


Friday, March 2


BUSINESS SEMINAR: 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Empire State Development, the


state’s economic development department, is hosting a FREE seminar for those small


businesses interested in doing business with NYS government, presented at OCC, Whitney


Applied Technology Center, Room 102 – 103, 4585 W. Seneca Trnpk., Syracuse. No need to


register – walk-ins are welcome. Call Carolyn May at (315) 435-3770 for more information.


Friday, March 2


ENTERTAINMENT: 7:30 PM International guitar duo, Loren & Mark Live at the


Borodino Grange Hall! Limited seating call (315) 685-0584. Tickets: $15.00/person or Two for




Friday, March 2




Visit for a complete listing of the schedule and follow updates on!/ignitecny.


Friday & Saturday, March 2 & 3


MOVIE: What I Want My Words To Do To You. 3/2 @ 1PM &


8 PM; 3/3 at 8 PM.


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


Advance online $5.00/person $6.00 at the door.


Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 2, 3, 4


CHAMBER EVENT: “Skaneateles Savours SU


Basketball”. See attached for specials.


Saturday, March 3


MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Edgy Folk at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35


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


Saturday, March 3


MUSIC: 9:00 PM Johnny Rage – Playing Classic Rock at the Cedar House


Bowling Center


, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.


Sunday March 4


MUSIC: 4:00 PM MasterWorks Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Dan Larson


and Kip Coerper, will perform Gabriel Faure’s “Requiem” and “Cantique de Jean Racine” along


with Benjamin Britten”s Festival Cantata, “Rejoice in the Lamb”. This performance will be held at


St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Musicians from Symphony Syracuse


will accompany. Tickets will be offered at the door. Adults-$15.00, Seniors (55 and older) and


students-$12.00. More information is available at 315-530-2074 or at



. Support provided by a grant from the Cultural Arts Resources


Council and the New York State Council on the Arts.


Monday, March 5 – 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. No admission and free parking.


Tuesday, March 6


COOKING CLASS: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Aurora Inn, 391 Main Street, Aurora


offers a knife skills cooking class. Learn proper techniques on using a knife in the kitchen. Cost:


$65.00/person; $85.00/person and you keep your knife. For questions and reservations contact


Meryl Davis (315) 364-8862 or


Wednesday, March 7


TRIVIA NIGHT: 7:00 PM Creekside Trivia Night at Creekside Books &




, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379 or $1.00 admission per




Wednesday, March 7


MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Kevin Barrigar at Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd.



(315) 252-7247


Thursday, March 8


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


Creekside Coffeehouse


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


Friday, March 9


MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Butternut Creek at Creekside Books & Coffee,


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


Friday & Saturday, March 9 & 10


MOVIE: The Way. 3/9 @ 1PM & 8 PM; 3/10 at 8 PM.


Auburn Public Theater


, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Advance online


$5.00/person $6.00 at the door.


Saturday, March 10


MUSIC: 9:00 PM TJ Sacco & the Urban Cowboys – Playing Today’s


Country at the


Cedar House Bowling Center, 813 W. Genesee St., Rd. (315) 685-5117.


Saturday, March 10


MUSIC: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Milkweeds. at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35


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


Saturday, March 10


MUSIC: The Dean Brothers. Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @


Genesee St. (315) 253-6669.


Thursday, March 15


HOLIDAY: St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Celebration at Stella Maris, 130 E.


Genesee St. Celebrate this special “wearing of the green” Feast! Enjoy an authentic Irish meal


prepared by Chef Brian Renk! Entertainment provided by professional harpist Gail Lyons! Dinner


served at 6:00 PM followed by entertainment. Offering: $25.00 per person. (315) 685-6836




Auburn YMCA-WEIU and the Skaneateles YMCA


has reached the 10,000 member mark!


The Auburn and Skaneateles YMCA has reached a major milestone-a combined


membership of over 10,000 members! Both Y’s will celebrate this milestone with special week


long activities that will include drawings and healthy foods.


Part of the growth in membership is due to the value a YMCA membership offers. Did you


know that the Y offers inclusive classes such as Zumba, group cycling, hospitality hours, free


babysitting, reciprocity with over 27 other CNY YMCA’s and free swim lessons for any child in the


community age 7.


For more information about becoming a Y-member, call the Auburn YMCA at (315) 253-5304 or


the Skaneateles Y MCA at (315) 685-2266


Congratulations to Skaneateles Chamber Member,


10 Fitch Bed & Breakfast in Auburn, NY for


having been chosen by our readers as North America’s “Best place to stay for nearby Outlet


Malls” for 2012. This unique B&B has earned one of the industry’s most prestigious award!


10 Fitch


is an ultimate bed and breakfast destination for any traveler in search of an


unforgettable, unique experience. With excellent attention to detail, our member innkeepers


serve their guests with extraordinary care, creating a memorable experience for travelers. (315) 255-0934




Yankee Clipper as they help the St. Baldrick’s Foundation Raise funds to help Conquer


Kids’ Cancer! There are several ways that you can help: Buy a raffle tickets for a chance to win


great prizes. Sponsor one of the Yankee Clipper Stylists for the day of the shave. Donate some


cash for a good cause! On March 25th join Yankee Clipper at Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub &


Restaurant. Event starts at 11:00 AM.


The Athenaeum


is holding a contest! “Where’s the Athenaeum NOW!” Be the first to spot the


model Athenaeum Gingerbread House and receive a Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce Gift


Certificate. Look for the Golden Ticket – remove and call the telephone number listed to claim


your award.


Fleur-de-lis Florist


is closed through Sunday, March 4th. Re-opening on Monday, March 5th.


Sherwood Inn


, 26 W. Genesee St. will be closed Monday, March 5 – Wednesday, March 7 for


minor renovations and repairs and will reopen for lunch service on Thursday, March 8




St. James Church


will be hosting a St. Baldrick’s head shaving event to battle childhood


cancer on March 18


th. This is an event for the whole community. More information about the


event can be found at


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 (315) 685-5369


Anyela’s Vineyards,


2433 W. Lake Rd. Winter hours: Thursday – Sunday Noon to 5:00 PM


(315) 685-3797.


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, Sunrise Rotary


Club. (315) 685-9511.


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 685-5759.




½ off Facials throughout the Month of March with a service of $20.00 or more. Featuring an


Aveda Enbrightenment facial (reduces appearance of dark spots and improves skin clarity) at


Hairtique Salon & Day Spa, 20 E. Genesee St. Open Tuesday – Saturday. (315) 685-7303


20% off all Bella Notte special orders through March 15 at


Elan Interiors Home Boutique, 37


Fennell St. (315) 685-554-8051 online,


February is “VALENTINE”S MONTH”! We have many specials, the most popular being …BUY A


LARGE 2-topping PIZZA & GET A MEDIUM PIZZA FOR $2 !! Visit


Valentine’s Pizza & Deli, 18


W. Genesee St. for all the Valentine specials for February. (315) 685-8804


$2.00 Cup of Chili all day every Tuesday at


Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St. (315) 685-0100.


$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at


Johnny Angels, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.


Sherwood Inn


February dining coupons (buy one, get one free), Sherwood Bucks ($10 off any


order of $50 or more) and winter lodging specials are now available. Restrictions do apply. visit



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




Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd, Auburn and the Corkage fee will be waived. Mondays


only! (315) 252-8463 or for reservations. Serving: M – F 4:30 – 10 PM;


Sat Noon – 10 PM; Sun. 1 PM – 8 PM.


Professional Office Space Available for Lease


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


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.






Skaneateles Chamber Foundation along with Laker Limo and the Skaneateles YMCA


and Community Center


are considering holding a Duck Derby (similar to the duck derby event


that the Auburn and the Martisco Lions Club does). We are looking for people to assist on the


committee to organize this event. 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. The event would be


held during the Curbstone Festival Weekend in July.


Skaneateles Chamber


membership council, join now. Call Patti Hall at 685-8316




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


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.


Beginning Monday, January 2 – February 29



ART EXHIBIT:Baltimore Woods Nature




Weeks Art Gallery is pleased to present The Influence of Strata, an exhibit and sale of


mixed media collage by Syracuse artist Diana Godfrey in the Weeks Art Gallery, 4007 Bishop Hill


Road, Marcellus, NY this collection of work is open to the public during regular business hours:


M-F 9am-4pm and Saturday 10am-4pm. There is no admission charge to the gallery, and


parking is free.


Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday



– Mass at 9:00 AM with Father McGrath at Stella




, 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)




Every Sunday



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




Have a great week!


Candace Searing


Administrative Specialist


Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce


(315) 685-0552


P.O. Box 199


22 Jordan Street


Skaneateles, NY 13152