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Events

Sep-12
Fall Migration Festival & Chicken BBQ
Canastota, NY

Sep-13
Mega Garage Sale & Vendor Fair
Oneida, NY

Sep-14
100 Years of Change in the Kitchen
Cazenovia, NY

Sep-16
1913 at the Mansion House: Decorative Arts Star
Oneida, NY

Sep-17
Opening Reception: Jaye Rhee
Hamilton, NY

Sep-18
Wine & Design Series
Oneida, NY

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September, 2015
12 Fall Migration Festival & Chicken BBQ
Canastota
697-2950
greatswampconservancy@gmail.com

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota is celebrating its 14th annual Fall Migration Festival on Sept. 12th from 10am to 4pm. Artists, crafters & all types of vendors (from flea market to antiques)will be featured. The Swamp Snappers camera club will be displaying their photos and wares. Wildlife rehabilitator Cindy Page of Manlius will enthrall the public with her "Birds of Prey" live bird shows at noon & 3 pm. Environmental displays, migration rides to the Overlook, live animals, Bob White "Quail Watch", and childrens' nature area will be featured. Two Barbershop quartets - "Nights of the Mohawks" & "Harmonica Katz" will entertain from 10:30 to 11am. Bluegrass music by "Genesee Ted" will be played from 12 to 3 pm. A Chicken BBQ will start at 11 am until all are gone. Take a chance on our basket raffle extraganza and 2 wooden benches. Vendor spaces are still available - $10 for a 10 x 10 outdoor space. Call 697-2950 or e-mail - greatswampconservancy@gmail.com. for an application. Come and enjoy the festive atmosphere where there is something of interest & enjoyment for everyone. Celebrate the miracle of migration at the GSC with a family nature oriented agenda.

13 Mega Garage Sale & Vendor Fair
Oneida
315-363-8525
oneidakallet@gmail.com
www.kalletciviccenter.org

We're cleaning the Kallet and decided to have a garage sale. It gets better; we're inviting the public to sell their items too! Vendors welcome! 10 x 10 spaces for $25. Call 315-363-8525 for an application.

14 100 Years of Change in the Kitchen
Cazenovia
(315) 655-3200
www.lorenzoNY.org

Lynne Belluscio, executive director of LeRoy Historical Society and former special events coordinator at Genesee Country Museum, will draw upon her three decades of experience in the research and documentation of traditional American cooking methods for her presentation at Lorenz's September docent meeting. This free program will be open to the public and take place in the Community Room at the Cazenovia Public Library. The program will begin at 12:30PM. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Jackie Roshia at (315)655-3200, ext. 106.

16 1913 at the Mansion House: Decorative Arts Star
Oneida
315-363-0745
phoffman@oneidacommunity.org
www.oneidacommunity.org

Curator Tony Wonderley will present this illustrated talk focusing on the events of a single year which witnessed Oneida Community Limited's transfer of silverware from Niagara Falls to Sherrill, the company's global promotional efforts including advertising art by Coles Phillips, and various local developments in decorative art and architecture. A wide range of historical materials and objects evoking the year will be on display.

17 Opening Reception: Jaye Rhee
Hamilton
315-228-7634
pickerart@colgate.edu
http://www.colgate.edu/picker

The Picker Art Gallery at Colgate University celebrates the opening of Jaye Rhee. This solo exhibition features a selection of video installations and photography from various points in the artist's career and debuts a new two-channel video created specifically for the Picker. Jaye Rhee will be present at the reception.

18 Wine & Design Series
Oneida
315-363-8525
oneidakallet@gmail.com
http://www.kalletciviccenter.org/wine--d

3 part Wine & Design Series. Wine Glass Charm Design - Jewellery artist Amelia Rose will teach wine glass charm crafting - take home 5 charms. Each class includes a complimentary glass of Owera wine or choice of beer, finger foods and sweet treats. All supplies included. Purchase tickets on our website. 20 person per class max. Stay tuned for parts 2 and 3 - Coming Soon!

20 In the Kitchen Tea
Peterboro
518-546-5583
inthekitchentea@gmail.com
www.inthekitchentea.com

In the Kitchen Tea - September 20th at 12:30 PM at the Smithfield Community Center, Peterboro, New York. Celebrating Clara Barton,Angel of the Battlefield and the Red Cross. Melanie Martin as Clara Barton sharing some of Clara's life and the beginnings of the American Red Cross. Rosie Taravella, regional CEO of the central and western NY chapters of the Red Cross speaking on the role of the Red Cross today.Tea, Scones and History. $35 per ticket; all proceeds go to the Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark. Reservations and payments must be made by September 11, 2015. Smithfield Community Association, PO Box 6, Peterboro NY 13134

23 The Origins and History of Contemporary Glass
Oneida
315-363-0745
phoffman@oneidacommunity.org
www.oneidacommunity.org

Robert Cassetti, Senior Director of the Corning Museum of Glass presents "The Origins and History of Contemporary Glass." Cassetti joined the museum in 1999 and was named Senior Director in 2007. Cassetti is, himself a glass designer and worked in that capacity for 10 years with Steuben Glass; is an author of articles appearing in the New York Times, Architecture, and Architectural Record; and not least a Fire Commissioner and Trustee of the Village of Trumansburg, NY.

25—27 Wheel Days
Brookfield
315-899-5867
info@madisoncountyfairny.com
www.madisoncountyfairny.com

Are you ready for some WHEEL Fun join us at the 44th Annual Wheel Days September 25th-27th on the Madison County Fairgrounds in Brookfield. The wheels will start spinning Friday at 7pm with the Diesel Truck Pull while Coyote Nites Band lights up the stage. On Saturday the Gas Trucks will spin down the track beginning at 9am, while Antique Stock Cars, Tractors, and Gas Engines will be on display throughout the Fairgrounds. At 5pm a Power Wheels Demolition Derby will take place just before the ever-popular Demolition Derby and Rollover contest begins at 6pm. Sunday the stock and modified tractors will wheel down the track at 9am, while at 10am Just Cruise-In welcomes the wheels of Classic, Custom, Antique and Muscle vehicles to the fairgrounds, make a bid at the Brookfield Central School Senior Auction at 1pm and at 2pm dance to Matt Chase and Thunder Canyon Band. Great food, flea markets crafters, and WHEEL fun all weekend long at the Madison County Fairgrounds in Brookfield. Free General Admission & Grandstand shows are only $6. See the complete schedule at www.madisoncountyfairny.com.

26—27 Eastern National Grass and Mud Drags
Bouckville
315-691-6916
sales@excellmotorsports
www.excellraceway.com

2 Day Event 9/26-9/27 Eastern National Snowmobile Grass Drags and MRA Mud Drag Trucks. Snowmobile Vintage Show, Food, Vendors. $10.00 Admission kids under 12 Free

27 Canine Classic
Chittenango
315-697-2796
directorwanderersrest@gmail.com
www.wanderersrest.org

The Canine Classic is for dog owners, dog lovers, and anyone else who wants to help adoptable dogs and puppies by raising funds and joining our dog walk event. There will be vendors, raffles, food and fun. It is free to attend.

27 "Community Day" at Rippleton Schoolhouse
Cazenovia
(315) 655-3200
www.lorenzoNY.org

With support from The Friends of Lorenzo, the Rippleton Schoolhouse was moved to the grounds of Lorenzo in 1997, and each year, Rippleton sets the stage for hundreds of Central New York pupils to attend school in a restored one-room schoolhouse. Beginning in 2002, The Friends have hosted this popular event for kids of all ages. To enjoy a return to the past, patrons are invited to partake of 19th Century games, live music, fall refreshments, wagon rides, country school activities and more! Join us from 1PM-4PM, admission is free. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100

October, 2015
1—15 Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle
Cazenovia
315-280-8828
dwillsey@twcny.rr.com
www.nationalabolitionhalloffameandmuseum

The National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum presents a free film and discussion series: Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle. Join us at the Cazenovia Public Library on the first three Thursdays of October at 6:30pm to watch and discuss Freedom Riders (Oct.1st), The Loving Story(Oct.8th), and Slavery by Another Name(Oct.15th).

3 5th Annual Night of Shadows Paranormal Investigation
Oneida
315-280-0574
farnammansion@hotmail.com
http://collinwoodinn.webs.com

Join the New York Shadow Chasers for a book signing and public paranormal investigation at the haunted 19th-century Farnam Mansion at 302 Main Street (corner of Stone), Oneida, NY 13421. Book signing from 6pm to 7pm; paranormal investigation from 7pm to midnight. The latest in high-tech equipment will be supplied (at no extra charge) by the Shadow Chasers, or feel free to bring your own. Adult admission is only $35.00/person with proceeds to benefit the Livestrong Foundation and the Farnam Mansion Restoration Project. Tickets available at (315) 280-0574 or farnammansion@hotmail.com for more information. This event will be limited to 20 people, so order your tickets in advance before they are sold out.

10—10 An Evening with Tom Rush
Oneida
315-363-0745
pcaputi@oneidacommunity.org
www.oneidacommunity.org

Tom Rush's impact on the American music scene has been profound. He helped shape the folk revival in the 60s and the renaissance of the 80s and 90s, his music having left its stamp on generations of artists. James Taylor, Emmylou Harris, Tom Petty and Garth Brooks have cited Tom as major influences. His early recordings introduced the world to the work of Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne and James Taylor. Tom is now celebrating his 52nd year on stage and in the studio, still doing what audiences love him for: writing and playing passionately, tenderly knitting together the musical traditions and talents of our times. OCMH Members, $35, Non-members, $40, At the Door, $45. A special thanks to our lead sponsor, Oneida Savings Bank Charitable Foundation, and to International Wire and the Gifford Foundation for making this concert possible. Call for tickets/reservations.

December, 2015
2 Friends of Lorenzo Member Guest Preview Party
Cazenovia
(315) 655-3200
www.lorenzoNY.org

Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" is the theme of this year's presentation of Christmas at Lorenzo, and following tradition, The Friends of Lorenzo will again showcase the holiday bedecked Mansion at their annual Preview Party. Hosted by the board of The Friends, members and their guests are treated to a special evening of live music and seasonal delights. This event is 6PM-8PM, an admission fee is charged. If you are not already a member and would like more information, visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

4 Christmas by Candlelight at Lorenzo
Cazenovia
(315) 655-3200
www.lorenzoNY.org

Bedecked in holiday finery, the neoclassical Mansion sets the stage for Christmas at Lorenzo. With support from the Friends of Lorenzo, this perennially favorite December program will showcase decorative inspirations and seasonal displays based on the theme of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Holiday refreshments and live music will also be offered; sleigh rides (weather permitting) will be available throughout the weekend, and ornamental crafts and holidays treats will also be featured at the Rippleton Schoolhouse on Sunday. Friday, Dec. 4 hours are 7PM-9PM. Admission fees: $5 per person, $2 for children 12 and under. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

5—6 Christmas at Lorenzo
Cazenovia
(315) 655-3200
www.lorenzoNY.org

Bedecked in holiday finery, the neoclassical Mansion sets the stage for Christmas at Lorenzo. With support from the Friends of Lorenzo, this perennially favorite December program will showcase decorative inspirations and seasonal displays based on the theme of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Holiday refreshments and live music will also be offered; sleigh rides (weather permitting) will be available throughout the weekend, and ornamental crafts and holidays treats will also be featured at the Rippleton Schoolhouse on Sunday. Hours are 1PM-4PM both days. Admission fees: $5 per person, $2 for children 12 and under. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

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