Usher in the Holidays With Skaneateles Sings and Shop Skaneateles by:Sandi Mulconry

Two community events will complement the season-long celebration of Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles. On the evening of Dec. 5, the community will gather for Skaneateles Sings. The program starts at 6 p.m. at the Skaneateles Library, with Father Christmas and Mother Goose greeting children, reading stories and posing for photos. At 6:30 p.m., local clergy will dedicate the crèche in a candlelit ceremony. The ceremony will be followed …

Holiday Shopping Spree

Experience the holidays with all the hustle and bustle at our 21st Annual Holiday Shopping Spree. You will receive a wine glass, a grapevine wreath, and an ornament from each winery. You will also take home a Shopper’s Discount Card and a recipe card from each winery as you enjoy holiday-inspired dishes while sipping fine wines. Friday 1-5pm, the following …

Movies at the Mack

Featuring His Girl Friday (1940) directed by Howard Hanks and starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell. Enjoy the cozy setting. Snacks and beverages available for purchase. Date(s): 12/03/2014 Location: Theater Mack at the Cayuga Museum 203 Genesee St. Auburn, NY 13021 Time: 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm Cost: $3 Admission Telephone: 315-253-8051 Website: Click here for more info »

Master Works Chorale

St. Mary’s of the Lake, Skaneateles Hallelujah! Members of the community are invited to join the Chorale for a sing-along performance of the Christmas portion of Handel’s “Messiah”, accompanied by professional chamber orchestra. Date: Saturday, November 22, 2014 – 8:00 pm Duration: 1 Hour URL: http://www.masterworkschoralecny.org Contact Info: (315)702-7325

Holiday Decorations, Naturally!

Join Regina Lewis-Middleton, local artist and decorator for our Environmental Chef event, for a natural holiday decorating workshop. Enjoy using your own hands to create a door or wall swag out of greens, other natural materials, and ribbon to decorate your home for the holidays. All materials will be supplied. $7 member, $10 nonmembers. Please call (315) 673-1350 to register. …

Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles – November 28th

  Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles. Festivities include horse-drawn carriage rides, big sing, carolers, roasted chestnuts, strolling Dickens Characters, music, free refreshments, shows at the library, and the best dining, shopping & lodging in Central NY. “Worlds Smallest” Christmas Parade Beginning on Fennell Street, right on Jordan Street and ending at the Sherwood House, next door to the Sherwood Inn on …