Skaneateles Vacation Rentals Things to do in the Village


Thank you to everyone who contibuted to make this year’s Easter Egg Hunt a success!




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Wednesday, April 11


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


685-0379 or $1.00 admission.


Wednesday, April 11


MUSIC: 8:00 PM Kevin Barrigar. Oak & Vine at Springside Inn, 6141


West Lake Rd., (315) 252-7247. 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 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.


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).


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


Friday, April 13 & 14


MOVIE: Bridesmaids. 4/13 @1 PM & 8 PM 4/14 @ 8 PM. Auburn Public




, 8 Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Advance online $5.00/person



$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)




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., 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.


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 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


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 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-




Wednesday, April 18


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


685-0379 or $1.00 admission.


Wednesday, April 18


MUSIC: 8:00 PM Kevin Dorsey. Oak & Vine at Springside Inn, 6141


West Lake Rd., (315) 252-7247. 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 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 $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.


Saturday, April 21


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




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


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.


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. 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




, 2433 W. Lake Rd. Bottles of wine for purchase and cheese platters available. (315)




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.


Saturday, April 28


COMEDY: 8:00 PM A night out with funny man ANDY PITZ! Auburn Public




, 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






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.





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)




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, or call Jill at (912) 604-




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




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.




$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



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.


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


Newly renovated office space just east of the Village of Skaneateles located at


The Trolley




. 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 will be holding a Duck Dash during the sidewalk sales on July




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




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.


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. No admission and free parking.


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)




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




Have a good week!


Candace Searing


Administrative Specialist


Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce


(315) 685-0552


P.O. Box 199


22 Jordan Street


Skaneateles, NY 13152


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