Skaneateles Suites and Boutique Hotel Activities

Skaneateles Suites and Boutique Hotel Activities

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John D. Barrow Art Gallery

is open Thursday – Saturday 1PM – 4 PM until Christmas. Private tours are available by appointment. Call (315) 685-

5135. Visit the Gallery online at

Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery

is open 1 PM – 4 PM on Saturday & Sunday or by appointment. Looking for a gift?

Visit the Creamery Gift Shop, featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed items, 28 Hannum St. (315) 685-1360. Online, visit

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults (19-61), $4 for youth (3-18) and $5 for seniors (62+).

Children two and under are free. For more information, call the zoo at (315) 435-8511 or visit the zoo’s website at


Rosamond Gifford Zoo

, in conjunction with the zoo’s chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK), will host the fourth

annual “Art Gone Wild!” art exhibition November 1 – November 23. The collection of extraordinary works-of-art created by animals living at the zoo

will be on display throughout the zoo’s lobby. Viewing is free with regular zoo admission and for zoo members. (315) 435-8511 or visit the zoo’s

website at

Baltimore Woods Nature Center

is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. 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. Many year round events are planned visit their

website, (315) 673-1350.

New Hope Antiques

will be closing its doors December 8th. Until then: On-going inventory sale, great deals & bargains, items added weekly in the

Shop and Sale Barn. Open Wed.-Sun. 10am-5pm. Corner of Rt. 41A & 5963 New Hope Rd.. (315) 497-2688.

Baltimore Woods Nature Center’s

fifth annual Member’s Show will showcase works by forty-four local artists from November 4 – December 20.

Exhibit open to the public with no admission or parking fee. (315) 673-1350.

First Wednesday of each Month

OPEN MIC: 7:30 PM Open Mic Night led by Joanne Perry. Creekside Books & Coffee 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-

0379 or Free.

Tuesday, November 26

STORY TIME: 10:30 AM Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. for ages 3 – 5 years. No registration necessary, just

drop in. (315) 685-5135.

Tuesday, November 26

CHAMBER: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Dickens Kick off party for sponsors. Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St.

Tuesday, November 26

HISTORY: 7:30 PM Harold Witter will give a presentation on How to Get Started on a Genealogy Project. Based on his

experiences in developing a genealogy of his family that contains over 1,000 pages, Mr. Witter will explain the references people can use to do

research, other than the usual online sources. Online genealogy links are only as good as their input data, so if just one name is omitted, the searcher

can be misled. Informational handouts will be available.

Museum at The Creamery

, 28 Hannum St. Refreshments will be served, and the public is

invited. (315) 685-1360.

Tuesday, November 26

TRIVIA: 8 PM Trivia Night at Lake House Pub, 6 W. Genesee St. (315) 554-8194.

Wednesday, November 27

MUSIC: 7:00 PM. The Mere Mortals at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379. Admission $3.00

Wednesday, November 27

MUSIC: 7:30 PM Performance by Dusty Pas’cal & Loren Barrigar. Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.

(315) 253-6669

Wednesday, November 27

MUSIC: 8 – 11PM. Enjoy live music at the Oak & Vine at Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Rd. Serving dinner

weekly Mon – Thurs. 4:30 – 9:00 PM; Fri & Sat 4:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Late Night Menu served 8 – 11 Wed thru Sat. Closed Sunday. (315) 252-

8463. Visit for weekly entertainment schedule.




November 26, 2013

Thursday, November 28

Happy Thanksgiving: The following restaurants are open today. Visit their website for times and special menus.

Sherwood Inn

( ), Mirbeau Inn & Spa ( ), Springside Inn ( ), call early for


Thursday, November 28 Library is closed today!

STORY TIME: 11:00 AM at the Skaneateles Library, for ages 18 months – 3 years. No

registration necessary, just drop in. (315) 685-5135.

Thursday, November 28 Creekside is closed today!

TRIVIA: 7 PM at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. $1.00 per player. Open to the

public. (315) 685-0379.

Friday, November 29

PARADE: 12:00 PM 20th Anniversary Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles parade with Grand Marshals Ted & Bette

Davenport! Beginning at the Village Hall on Fennell St. and proceeding east ending on Genesee St. at the Sherwood Inn.

Friday, November 29

DICKENS: 12:10 PM Steps of the Sherwood House, west of the Sherwood Inn. Grand Entrance of Charles Dickens and his

entourage. Meet Queen Victoria, Governor Dewitt Clinton, Father Christmas, and Scrooge.

Friday, November 29

LIBRARY SHOW: 1 & 3 PM Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. Enjoy a preview of a Christmas Carol by Kim Tenreio.

This one man dramatization brings to life the unforgettable characters of the story. Donations accepted for the Library. Kim will give a full

performance of

A Christmas Carol

on Saturday, December 21, 3:30 PM at the United Methodist Church on Jordan St.

Friday, November 29

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Loren Barrigar at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379. Admission $15.00

Friday & Saturday, November 29 & 30 No movies this weekend

MOVIE: 11/29 @ 1 & 8 PM; 11/30 @ 8 PM. Auburn Public Theater, 8

Exchange St @ Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets: $5.00 online; $6 at the door. .

Saturday, November 30

OPEN HOUSE: 11 AM – 7 PM Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm will host an open house. The farm store will be open,

fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, centerpieces, fresh green arrangements will be for sale. Open Monday – Saturday 11 am – 7 pm until Dec. 23

(315) 751-5657.

Saturday, November 30

MUSIC: 1 & 3 PM Finger Lakes Wind Quintet at the Skaneateles Library. Includes audience participation pieces and a

sing-along! Free, donations appreciated. (315) 685-0552.

Saturday, November 30

MUSIC: 1 PM Syracuse Alumni Brigadier Brass Band performs in the Village of Skaneateles. Just listen for them and you

will find them!! (315) 685-0552.

Saturday, November 30

MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Bob Lyna at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379

Saturday, November 30

MUSIC: 9 PM at Cedar House Bowling Alley tavern, 813 W. Genesee St. Rd. (315) 685-5117.

Saturday, November 30

MUSIC: 9:30 PM – 1:00 AM. Hendry at Lake House Pub, 6 W. Genesee St. (315) 554-8194.

Saturday, November 30 & December 1

APPRECIATION CELEBRATION: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Celebrating 52 years in business Laxton’s

Florist & Nursery

, 2354 West Lake Rd. is extending a 10% discount to all community members on all seasonal & holiday plants, arrangements,

wreaths, decorations, etc. and volunteers, will receive 20% discount on the same items. If you belong to Skaneateles, Mottvill, Owasco, New Hope,

Spafford, Borodino, Marcellus, Sennett, or Elbridge Fire Department or Auxillary, SAVES, Laker Limo, FISH< Outreach, Food Pantry, Lions Club

or Rotary you are eligible for the 20% discount. Indicated your favorite local volunteer organization & Laxton’s will donate $50.00 to the group

receiving the most votes. (315) 685-6427

Sunday, December 1

MUSIC: 6 PM – 9 PM. 21st Century Cowboys at Lake House Pub, 6 W. Genesee St. (315) 554-8194.

Sunday, December 1

MUSIC: 4 PM – 7 PM. Joe Whiting in the Tavern at The Sherwood Inn. (315) 685-3405.

Tuesday, December 3

WORKSHOP: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. A free workshop at St James Church, 96 E. Genesee St. on coping with grief during the

holidays, organized by

Hospice of CNY and Hospice of the Finger Lakes

. Topics to include: How to prepare for holidays when you are grieving;

How to communicate with family & friends; How to honor your loved one on the holiday itself. Free and open to the public. (315) 634-1100.

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


There is no better place for Dickens than the

Old Stone Mill!

Reserve the Old Stone Mill for Friday and Saturday at regular rate, and add Thursday

or Sunday at ½ price. Offer good November & December. 1-800-374-3766.

“Wine Down Thursdays” at the

Aurora Inn

. Every Thursday until Dec. 30, 2013 come and enjoy any bottle of wine off our list for half price. (315)


Every Monday ~ Bring your favorite wine to Oak & Vine at Springside Inn and we waive the corkage fee!

Did you know that HOT DEALS on

are a great way to run a last minute special for your business! For only $5.00 per week, it is

easy to post a special on our website, For more information you can contact the Chamber at 685-0552 or log into you business listing and click on HOT DEAL.

$4.00 Roast Beef Sandwiches every Monday at

LakeHouse Pub, 6 Genesee St. (315) 554-8194 (Dine in only).

$6.00 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

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.

$3.00 Burgers all day every Thursday at

Johnny Angel’s Heavenly Burgers, 22 Jordan St! (315) 685-0100.

Prepare yourself for the holiday season with some time for yourself.

Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St. is offering $50 per evening in

Mirbeau rewards to spend on Spa or Dining when you book a room for 11/26, 12/1–12/5, 12/8-12/12, 12/15-12/19 or 12/22-12/23. Overnight rates

starting at $225 per evening plus your Rewards! Call 877-647-2328 and book today! Other Restrictions apply. Visit, Mirbeau gift

cards are available for your gift giving!

Stop by the

Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St. for a pint of this years’ Dickens Ale. Brewed by Empire Brewing Company just for us! Dickens

commemorative glasses are available for purchase.