John D. Barrow Art Gallery is open Thursday & Friday 11 AM – 4 PM. Private tours are available by appointment. Call (315) 685-5135. Visit the

Gallery online at

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Skaneateles Historical Society’s Museum at the Creamery is open 1 PM – 4 PM on Friday & Saturday or by appointment. Looking for a gift?

Visit the Creamery Gift Shop, featuring many historical and Skaneateles themed items, 28 Hannum St. (315) 685-1360. Online, visit

Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults (19-61), $4 for youth (3-18) and $5 for seniors (62+).

Children two and under are free. For more information, call the zoo at (315) 435-8511 or visit the zoo’s website at

Baltimore Woods Nature Center is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, closed Sundays. The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk. Many year round events are planned visit their website, (315) 673-1350.

Thru October 5 THEATER: Merry-Go-Round Playhouse presents Hank Williams Lost Highway, Emerson Park, Rt. 38A. For tickets call (800) 457-8897 or online or Mid-Lakes Navigation (satellite office for Merry Go Round) at 11 Jordan St. for tickets!

Thru October 6 THEATER: Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn presents Bun In The Oven: Contractions with The Calamari Sisters.

For ticket information visit

Tuesday, October 8 DRAWING CLASS: 6 PM Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St. A 4-week basic drawing series for teens and adults to learn how to translate what you see into believable and realistic drawings. Sponsored by SKARTS. Materials provided. Limit 20. Must register. (315) 685-5135

Friday, October 4 MUSIC: 7:30 PM The Hysterical Fits at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379

Friday & Saturday, October 4 & 5 MOVIE: The Missing Piece. 10/4 @ 1 & 8 PM; 10/5 @ 8 PM. Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St @

Genesee St. (315) 253-6669. Tickets: $5.00 online; $6 at the door. . Coming up on Oct. 4 & 5 The Missing Piece.

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, October 4, 5 & 6 OPEN HOUSE: Snake Oil Glassworks will be having their 4th annual Fall Fest pumpkin extravaganza. Come watch glassblowing demonstrations on Friday night from 6-9pm, Saturday 10-5 pm, and Sunday 11-5 pm. Come see how glass pumpkins are made. We will be offering a “pick your own pumpkin” opportunity to our customers; for a special price you may select the colors and size of your own custom made pumpkin and then see it made for you as you watch! For more details go to our website – Light refreshments. Questions – call Phil or Peg at 315-685-5091.

Saturday, October 5 FARMER’S MARKET: 10 AM – 1 PM. Austin Park Pavilion , corner of Austin & Jordan St. Local growers sell fruits, vegetables, flowers, cheese, eggs, bread, free range chicken, wine, baked goods, meats, herbs etc. (315) 727-9320.

Saturday, October 5 FALL FEST: 10 AM – 4 PM. Scarecrow making in Clift Park sponsored by the Skaneateles Y. $10 per scarecrow. Advance orders taken at the Skaneateles Y and the Skaneateles Chamber.

Saturday, October 5 ENERGY SAVING HOME & VILLAGE HALL TOUR. Noon – 4 PM. Beginning at the Village Hall, 26 Fennell St. Tour the new energy efficient Village Hall and several other homes and businesses in the Skaneateles Area. Maps of other locations will be available at the Village Hall.

Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6 FALL FEST: Noon – 4 PM. Horse-drawn Carriage rides around the Village. Pickup & drop off at the

Sherwood Inn. $5/person, $20/family.

Saturday, October 5 FUNDRAISER: 6:30 PM Hoedown for education at Twin Birch Farms, 1001 Lacy Rd., home of Karen & Dirk Young.

Entertainment by The Custom Taylor Band and dinner provided by The Bucket BBQ. Silent auction also available. Tickets are $75.00 per person and can be purchased with a credit card online at or send a check to Skaneateles Education Foundation, P.O. Box 16, Skaneateles.

Saturday, October 5 MUSIC: 9:30 PM – 1:00 AM. The Boatmen at Lake House Pub, 6 W. Genesee St. (315) 554-8194

Saturday, October 5MUSIC: 7:30 PM. Mark Zane & Friends at Creekside Books & Coffee, 35 Fennell St. (315) 685-0379

Saturday, October 5 MUSIC: 9 PM at Cedar House Bowling Alley bar, 813 W. Genesee St. Rd. (315) 685-5117. Sunday, October 6 FALL FEST: Noon – 6 PM on the West Lawn of the Sherwood Inn. Live music all afternoon, fall seasonal beers, Beak &

Skiff’s 1911 hard ciders and great food. (315) 685-3405.

Sunday, October 6 FUNDRAISER: 10 AM – 4 PM. Big Trucks 2013 a benefit for the Skaneateles Nursery School. Over 30 big and little trucks,

plus the Mercy Flight Helicopter! Fun for the whole family right in the quarry! Saunders Quarry, Limeledge Rd. (off rt. 321), Marcellus. More info call, (315) 685-8543 or visit, $5 at the door, Kids 2 and under Free.

Sunday, October 6 MUSIC: 6 PM – 9 PM. Dr. Kildean at Lake House Pub, 6 W. Genesee St. (315) 554-8194

Monday, October 7 HABA Toy Outlet, 4407 Jordan Rd, will be open 9 AM – 5 PM Monday thru Friday. New lower prices. Everything marked at least 40% off retail. Fall toy fest Sat. October 26 Noon – 3 PM. Bounce House, magic show 1 PM, face painting, cider & donuts, give-aways & more.