Laura’s List Launch Party! At Creekside Books & Coffee

35 Fennell Street Skaneateles NY 13152 315-685-0379  erika@creeksidebooks.com  On Thursday, January 31st at 7:00 Creekside will host the Laura’s List Launch Party and the ribbon cutting for Creekside’s new Women’s Section. Come join Creekside and Laura Ponticello in our journey to inspire, ignite and empower women through great reads. Wine, dessert, coffee and tea will be served. (Read More!)

Annual Scholastic Art Awards

  Annual Scholastic Art Awards 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM, January 25 Price: Free Whitney Applied Technology Center Onondaga Community College, Syracuse Onondaga Community College Scholastic Art is the largest juried art show for Junior and Senior high school students in Central New York. Covering a 13-county region, more than 5,000 pieces are submitted each year and over 1,200 winning …

Local National Landmark: William and Frances Seward House

A bit of local history  National Landmark: William and Frances Seward House  33 South Street  Auburn, New York (315) 252-1283 Call for hours and tours. www.sewardhouse.org Significance: Home of William and Frances Seward. As Lincoln’s Secretary of State, Seward was Auburn’s most significant political figure. Both William and Frances harbored freedom seekers in this house. The Seward home was built in …

Bass Pro Shops Annual Ice Fishing Derby

Bass Pro Annual Ice Fishing Derby  February 23, 2008  7AM – 3PM Pending weather conditions Owasco Lake and Cayuga Lake may be fished as well. Pre-registrations are available at Bass Pro Shops until closing on February 22 and at weigh-in sites starting at 6am derby day. Cost is $10 adults, $5 children 12 and under and a $5 optional lunker …

4th Annual Mardi Gras Party

4th Annual Mardi Gras   February 24 & 25, 10 am – 6 pm Saturday  noon – 6 pm Sunday   It’s Mardi Gras on the Cayuga Wine Trail where you’ll receive a string of Mardi Gras beads, a wine glass, exciting prizes, plus a wine and food sample at each of the wineries. Participants are eligible to win one of our …