First Fridays Featured Artists

February 1, 2008 Skaneateles Artisans  11 Fennell Street Skaneateles NY 13152 315-685-8580 Skaneateles Artisans is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibit featuring artists Bobbi Lamb (ceramics) and Linda Bishop (fine silver and beaded jewelry) with hammered dulcimer music provided by John Wilmot and refreshments. Exhibit runs through February 29.

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

35 Fennell Street Skaneateles NY 13152 315-685-0379  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. 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 …