Dickens’ Christmas in Skaneateles

An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 24,  from noon to 4 pm. Charles Dickens and his cast of over 50 characters will interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Don’t miss lively acts at the Library (and Mother Goose too!), live music, unique shopping, …

Dickens Christmas

Opening day of Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles. Dicken’s Christmas kick off featuring “Worlds Smallest Parade” Beginning on Fennell Street, right on Jordan Street and ending at the Sherwood House, next door to the Sherwood Inn on Genesee St! Parade starts at 11:45am. Date: Friday, November 27, 2015 – 12:00 noon Duration: 4 Hours Contact Info: Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce …

One For The Books

Enjoy dinner and a book discussion hosted by members of the community and facilitated by the book’s author or a speaker with a unique perspective on the work. Then gather at the Library for delectable desserts, coffee and interesting conversation with all event participants. Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015 – 6:00 pm Duration: 4 Hours Contact Info: Skaneateles Library 49 …

Skaneateles Historical Society

A nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to preserving the history of Skaneateles, the Skaneateles Historical Society conducts and encourages historical research and collects, preserves, and exhibits historical material in connection with the Town and Village. If there is a record of a newspaper announcement in our database file that you would like to see, please write to us and provide a …

Skaneateles Festival

Season Wednesday, August 12, 11:00 AM KidsFest: Aesop’s Fables: Music and Stories with Susan Reed (free event) Nationally recognized singer-songwriter, violinist, banjo player and storyteller Susan Reed captures the hearts and imaginations of audiences of all ages with her delightful blend of folk music and stories. Festival musicians join Susan to weave together Aesop’s beloved fables with her own original …