THURSDAY, APRIL 28

Special events

Local

37th Missions Conference: Service project, 9 a.m.; Munchkins & Missionaries, 10 a.m.; Lunch, 12:30 p.m.; Service, music and children's conference, 7 p.m., Scipio Baptist Church, 4324 Route 34B, Scipio. Call pastor Joe Pine at (315) 889-7179 or missions coordinator Melinda Kostreva at (315) 730-6513.

Money Smart Week: Budgeting, 4 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Michelle Barber, of Five Star Bank, will show how to proactively plan personal finances and gain control of your money. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Lecture: "Home, Democracy, and Citizenship—or?" 5 p.m., Guntzel Theater, Women's Rights National Historical Park, 136 Fall St., Seneca Falls. A talk about "home," what settlement house workers meant by it, and whether reformers complicated the idea of it. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 568-2991 or visit nps.gov/wori.

Regional

Cruel April poetry reading: Upstate NY Verve, 6 p.m., Point of Contact Gallery, 350 W. Fayette St., Syracuse. Free and open to the public. Visit puntopoint.org

2016 Spring Writes Literary Festival, 7 p.m., downtown Ithaca. A spotlight of local literary talent. For a full schedule, visit springwrites.org.

Talk: Onondaga Historical Association Curator of History Dennis Connors presents a history of the Hotel Syracuse, 7 to 8 p.m., Liverpool Public Library, 310 Tulip St., Syracuse. Presented by the Onondaga County Historical Association. Visit cnyhistory.org.

Film

Regional

SpringFest: "Sidewalk Stories," 7 p.m., Palace Theatre, 2384 James St., Syracuse. Tickets $10 individuals, $15 couples; festival passes $25 individuals, $40 couples. Visit filminsyracuse.com.

Meetings

Local

Auburn City Council, 6 p.m., Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-2555.

Skaneateles Village Board, 7:30 p.m., village hall, 26 Fennell St., Skaneateles.

Regional

Onondaga County Agriculture & Farmland Protection Board, 1:30 p.m., Onondaga County Legislature, Chairman's Room, fourth floor, 401 Montgomery St., 407 Court House, Syracuse. Call (315) 435-2070.

Music

Local

Family-friendly karaoke, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Music & Arts Room, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Custom Taylor Acoustic Quartet, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Andy Rudy, 7 to 10 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

Pelletones, 8 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Jamie Notarthomas, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Regional

Melissa Gardiner and her combo, 6 p.m., Tokyo Seoul Japanese and Korean Restaurant, 3180 Erie Blvd. E., Syracuse. No cover. Visit tokyoseoulsyracuse.com.

Recreation

Local

Coffee and Conversation Book Club: "Brooklyn" by Colm Toibin, 10:30 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Knitting Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 to 9 p.m., The Corner, 23 Jordan St., Skaneateles. Entry fee $1 per player. Visit thecornerdining.com.

DJ Trivia, 7:30 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Theater

Local

"Kiss Me, Kate," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by the St. Genesius Players, a recently formed drama club for area Catholic middle and high school students. Tickets $10 adults, $8 students and seniors; reservations advised. Call (315) 253-3742.

Auburn Players Community Theatre presents "Moon Over Buffalo," 8 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit auburnplayers.org or call (315) 702-7832.

Regional

"Romeo & Juliet" in concert, 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. Tickets $10-$15. Visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Youth

Local

Spring Break Camp: Storybook Adventures, Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Cost $45 per child per day. Call (315) 673-1350 or visit baltimorewoods.org.

School break activity: Books and building, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Toddler Rhyme Time, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.


FRIDAY, APRIL 29

Special events

Local

Cornell Lab of Ornithology Tour, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. A guided, behind-the-scenes tour of the lab. Cost $22.50 adults, $17.50 children. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

23rd annual Wine & Herb Festival, 1 to 5 p.m., King Ferry, Long Point, Montezuma and Six Mile Creek wineries. Receive a wine glass, garden plan and plant carrier at starting winery, and collect potted herb or vegetable plants from each winery you visit. Weekend tickets $40 singles, $60 couples; designated driver tickets $20 singles, $30 couples. Visit cayugawinetrail.com or call (800) 684-5217.

Family Game Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

37th Missions Conference: Service, music and children's conference, 7 p.m., Scipio Baptist Church, 4324 Route 34B, Scipio. Call pastor Joe Pine at (315) 889-7179 or missions coordinator Melinda Kostreva at (315) 730-6513.

Regional

Central New York Workers' Memorial Day Unity Breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Pensabene's Casa Grande, 135 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. Kevin Ahern, president of the Syracuse Teachers' Association, will speak, and awards will be given. Call (315) 432-8899 ext. 127.

Jewelry and Accessory Sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Geneva General Hospital, 196 North St., Geneva. Call (315) 787-4065.

Arbor Day celebration, 10:30 a.m., St. Francis-St. Stephens Church, 17 Elmwood Ave., Geneva; 1:30 p.m., 305 Washington St., Geneva. Planting of trees at both locations. Visit arborday.org.

2016 Spring Writes Literary Festival, 4 p.m., downtown Ithaca. A spotlight of local literary talent. For a full schedule, visit springwrites.org.

On Point for College Celebration 2016, 6 to 9 p.m., SRC Arena, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse. Silent auction, dinner and awards. Visit my.donationmatch.com/events/courtney-black.

Film

Local

Popcorn and a Movie, 1 p.m., Jordan Bramley Library, 15 Mechanic St., Jordan. Call (315) 689-7805.

Regional

SpringFest: Happy Hour with The McGriff Brothers, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.; "To and Fro," 7 p.m.; "Behind the White Glasses," 7 p.m.; reception, 9:15 p.m., Palace Theatre, 2384 James St., Syracuse. Tickets $10 individuals, $15 couples; festival passes $25 individuals, $40 couples. Visit filminsyracuse.com.

"The Big Short," 7:30 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $5. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

Food

Local

Pierogi sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., St. Hyacinth Parish Center, 61 Pulaski St., Auburn. To order, call (315) 252-9547 only on Thursdays until noon or Fridays until sold out.

Baked potato, chili and salad bar buffet to benefit children's summer camp programs, 4 to 6 p.m., Federated Church of Port Byron, Route 38 and Tex Pultz Parkway, Port Byron. Also includes bake sale. Cost $7 adults, $4.50 children 5 to 12 and free for children younger than 5. Call (315) 776-5006.

Arbor Day Fish Fry and Burger Night, 5 to 7 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Takeout available. Call (315) 253-2301.

Music

Local

Brian Clare, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern on the Green, 354 Route 5, Elbridge. No cover. Call (315) 277-5533.

Brian Stowell, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Final Friday @ The Mack: The Jess Novak Band, 7 p.m., Theater Mack, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Final show of the season. Cover $5. Call (315) 253-8051.

DJ Bill Crolick, 7 p.m. to midnight, Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-2301 for members and guests.

Prison City Rockers, 8 p.m. to midnight, Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-5997.

Tumbleweed Jones, 8 to 11 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 554-8194.

The Funky Blu Roots, 9 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Jazz @ Sitrus: Laurie Dapice, 6 p.m., Sitrus Lounge, 801 University Ave., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 7 to 10 p.m., Bistro Elephant, 238 W. Jefferson St., Syracuse. No cover. Call (315) 475-1111.

Yann Falquet and Pascal Gemme with Keith Murphy, 7 p.m., Canaan Institute, Brooktondale. Tickets $25. For directions, email mike@cinst.org. Visit canaaninstitute.org.

Cornell University Jazz Combos showcase, 7:30 p.m., Carriage House Cafe, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Recreation

Local

Country Line Dance Lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Throop Fire Station, 7159 Beech Tree Road, Throop. For all ages; beginners welcome. Donation $4. Call (315) 253-8600.

Theater

Local

"Kiss Me, Kate," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by the St. Genesius Players, a recently formed drama club for area Catholic middle and high school students. Tickets $10 adults, $8 students and seniors; reservations advised. Call (315) 253-3742.

"The 39 Steps," 8 p.m., Mynderse Academy, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecacommunityplayers.org.

Auburn Players Community Theatre presents "Moon Over Buffalo," 8 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit auburnplayers.org or call (315) 702-7832.

Regional

"Romeo & Juliet" in concert, 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. Tickets $10-$15. Visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Youth

Local

Spring Break Camp: Storybook Adventures, Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Cost $45 per child per day. Call (315) 673-1350 or visit baltimorewoods.org.

School break activity: Foam kite craft, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Moving Day" by Robert Kalan, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SATURDAY, APRIL 30

Special events

Local

Southern Cayuga High School student-organized blood drive, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., United Church of Genoa, 10070 Route 90, Genoa. Donors must be 16 or older; if 16, a parent or guardian must accompany them.

Fourth annual Spring Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2 Chapel St., Seneca Falls. Soup and salad luncheon (cost $6), dessert, local crafters and vendors. Call (315) 323-8759.

Balance and Falls Assessment Clinic, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lifespan Therapies, 8842 Route 90, King Ferry. Assess your risk for falls through tests with physical therapist Mia Thomas. Free and open to the public. Visit lifespantherapies.com.

Rummage and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sennett Federated Church, 7777 Weedsport-Sennett Road, Sennett. Lunch available. Bag sale at noon, $4.

Public fishing, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery, Route 321, Elbridge. Volunteers on site to assist. Cost $5 per person; bait, rods and reels provided. Preregistration required. Call (315) 689-9367.

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kinney Drugs, 62 Owasco St., Auburn; 1057 Route 5 E., Elbridge; 130 Main St., Moravia; 2085 Routes 5 and 20, Seneca Falls; 23 Fennell St., Skaneateles. Controlled and noncontrolled medications can be brought for safe disposal. Free and open to the public. Visit kinneydrugs.com/medcollection.

23rd annual Wine & Herb Festival, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., all 16 wineries on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Receive a wine glass, garden plan and plant carrier at starting winery, and collect potted herb or vegetable plants from each winery you visit. Weekend tickets $40 singles, $60 couples; designated driver tickets $20 singles, $30 couples. Visit cayugawinetrail.com or call (800) 684-5217.

Family Fun Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Holy Family Church, 85 North St., Auburn. Bake sale, lunch, raffle baskets, children's activities, a cake booth, jewelry table and more. Tickets $5 each or $20 for five; on sale in advance and, if not sold out, at the door. Visit auburnholyfamily.org/news-events.

CITO Beach Cleanup, 10 a.m. to noon, Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. Geocachers' spring beach cleanup of the Lake Ontario shore; bags and gloves supplied. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 947-6143.

37th Missions Conference: Brunch, 10 a.m.; Jason & Lora Campbell share about their ministry, 11 a.m.; service, music and children's conference, 7 p.m., Scipio Baptist Church, 4324 Route 34B, Scipio. Call pastor Joe Pine at (315) 889-7179 or missions coordinator Melinda Kostreva at (315) 730-6513.

Invasive Plant Control and Garden Clean-up, 10 a.m. to noon, Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Invasive plant control: garlic mustard, wintercress and dandelions. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 673-1350 or visit baltimorewoods.org.

Breastfeeding information session, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Fingerlakes Mall Community Room, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Expert Dianne Cassidy will answer questions about breastfeeding, pumping and what to expect during the first few weeks. Free and open to the public; first 50 to sign up will receive a free gift bag. Space limited. Presented by Cayuga Community Health Network. Call (315) 252-4212 or email jsoule@cayugahealthnetwork.org.

International Tabletop Day, 1 and 4 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. Board game event; games provided or bring your own. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 947-6143.

Irish Wake, 2 to 6 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. Music by Bernie McNabb. Includes a 50/50 with half the proceeds going to the National Vietnam War Museum in Washington, D.C.; tickets $1 or six for $5. Admission $25.

Owl Pellet Pandemonium, 3 to 4 p.m., Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 Route 414, Seneca Falls. Guess what owls ate from examining sterilized pellets of items they can't digest. Cost $5 per pellet or $15 per family. Call (315) 539-5624.

Cayuga County Pomona Grange banquet, 6 p.m., Brenda's Diner, 1951 Route 31, Port Byron. Dewey and Joni Lincoln will talk about their mission trip to Zimbabwe after the meal. Admission $14. Call (315) 776-4200.

Teen dance, 7 to 11 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall Event Center, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Admission $6. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

2016 Spring Writes Literary Festival, 10 a.m., downtown Ithaca. A spotlight of local literary talent. For a full schedule, visit springwrites.org.

Military Family Salute and Reconnection Brunch, 10 a.m. to noon, American Legion City Post 489, 212 Tompkins St., Cortland. Guest speaker retired U.S. Navy Rear Adm. David M. Duryea. Open to the public. To RSVP, call (607) 753-1182.

Forever Baby Expo (formerly CNY Baby Expo), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., SRC Arena, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse. More than 100 businesses for new and expecting families. Free admission. Visit sunyocc.edu.

Guided Weekend Walks: Explore the Arboretum, 2 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Admission $4 per vehicle. Call (315) 638-2519.

Film

Local

Movie screening for National Poetry Month, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. A popular film starring Robin Williams. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

SpringFest: "My Identity," 12:15 p.m.; "Iroquois Creation Story," 12:30 p.m.; "The Good Mind," 12:30 p.m.; "The Other Life of Charon," 3:15 p.m.; "Garwin," 3:15 p.m.; music by the Golden Novak Band, 5 p.m.; Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts Faculty Showcase, 6:45 p.m.; "Irrefutable Proof," 9 p.m., Palace Theatre, 2384 James St., Syracuse. Tickets $10 individuals, $15 couples; festival passes $25 individuals, $40 couples. Visit filminsyracuse.com.

"The Big Short," 7:30 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $5. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

Food

Local

Chicken barbecue, noon to 4:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 2744 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Chicken, salt potatoes, baked beans, homemade pies and cakes, and more. Cost $9 adults, $4 children, $5 halves. Takeout available.

Regional

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m., Lafayette Park, West Main Street, Waterloo. Catered by K&R Catering. Tickets $9. Supports the National Memorial Day Museum. Call (315) 539-3313 or visit wlhs-ny.org.

Music

Local

Julie Howard, 6 to 9 p.m., Green Shutters, 6933 Owasco Road, Owasco. Call (315) 515-3375 for reservations.

DJ Bill Crolick, 7 p.m. to midnight, Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-2301 for members and guests.

MixTape, 8 p.m. to midnight, CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Hobo Graffiti, 9 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Rhythm Method, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

Cookbook, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 554-8194.

Regional

DILF, 2 to 6 p.m., Moose Lodge No. 0453, Waterloo Geneva Road, Waterloo. No cover; happening with chicken barbecue to benefit Bruce Read. Visit dilfband.com.

Miri Yampolsky, piano, 3 p.m., Barnes Hall; Palonegro, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Oswego Music Hall: The Burning Bridget Cleary Quartet, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Celtic. Tickets $16 advance, $18 at the door. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Tuff Luck, 8 to 11 p.m., Pasta's on the Green, 1 Village Blvd., Baldwinsville. No cover. Call (315) 638-1368.

Theater

Local

"The 39 Steps," 8 p.m., Mynderse Academy, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecacommunityplayers.org.

"Kiss Me, Kate," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by the St. Genesius Players, a recently formed drama club for area Catholic middle and high school students. Tickets $10 adults, $8 students and seniors; reservations advised. Call (315) 253-3742.

Auburn Players Community Theatre presents "Moon Over Buffalo," 8 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit auburnplayers.org or call (315) 702-7832.

Regional

"Romeo & Juliet" in concert, 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. Tickets $10-$15. Visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Youth

Local

Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre presents Juice Box Jam, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church education building, 17 William St., Auburn. Songs performed by Merry-Go-Round actors. Cost $5 per child, free for adults. Visit fingerlakesmtf.com/youth-theatre.

Regional

Mix it Up! youth art class spring session II, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Everson Museum of Art, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse. Continues Saturdays through April 23. For pricing, visit everson.org or call (315) 474-6064.

Sciencenter Showtime! Illuminating Science, 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SUNDAY, MAY 1

Special events

Local

37th Missions Conference: Missionaries share during Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; morning worship and fellowship dinner, 11 a.m.; closing service, 2 p.m., Scipio Baptist Church, 4324 Route 34B, Scipio. Call pastor Joe Pine at (315) 889-7179 or missions coordinator Melinda Kostreva at (315) 730-6513.

23rd annual Wine & Herb Festival, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., all 16 wineries on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Receive a wine glass, garden plan and plant carrier at starting winery, and collect potted herb or vegetable plants from each winery you visit. Weekend tickets $40 singles, $60 couples; designated driver tickets $20 singles, $30 couples. Visit cayugawinetrail.com or call (800) 684-5217.

Breakfast for Tiffany: An elegant ladies' brunch celebrating women in the Auburn area, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Center, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn. Complimentary beverages and desserts, a Tiffany necklace raffle with purchase of a champagne glass, raffle baskets valued at more than $150 each, brunch by OroFino Catering, wine by Chateau Frank and complimentary valet parking. Tickets $50. Visit willard-chapel.org or call (315) 252-0339.

Mother's Day Tea and Bead, 1 to 3 p.m., Seneca County Arts Council Gallery, 109 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Tea, light food and beverages while making a memory wire bracelet. Cost $10 adults, $5 children younger than 12, free children younger than 4. Visit artsinseneca.org.

69th annual Seward Day Celebration, 6:15 p.m., Seward Park, South Street, Auburn. Ceremony with Boy Scouts, remarks by local officials and more.

Open Mic Night, 7 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. Rotation of host bands, with surprise collaborations. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Toni Colella presents "Theodore W. Case: The Father of Talking Movies," 7 p.m., Frontenac Museum, 178 Cayuga St., Union Springs. Colella will discuss Case's life and legacy, and offer reasons why his work has been obscured in history. Refreshments will be served. Call (315) 889-7273.

Regional

38th annual Dunn Tire Mountain Goat Run: Children's run, 8:50 a.m.; 3K, 9:15 a.m.; 10-mile run, 10:15 a.m.; post-race party and band, 11:30 a.m., Clinton Square, Syracuse. Packet pickup from noon to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Fleet Feet Sports, 5800 Bridge St., East Syracuse. Race day pickup at City Hall Commons, 201 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Visit mountaingoatrun.com.

41st annual Miniature & Dollhouse Show & Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Several dealers, door prizes, raffles and more. Admission $5.50 adults, free for children 12 and younger. 

2016 Spring Writes Literary Festival, 10:45 a.m., downtown Ithaca. A spotlight of local literary talent. For a full schedule, visit springwrites.org.

Guided Weekend Walks: Explore the Arboretum, 2 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Admission $4 per vehicle. Call (315) 638-2519.

Chemsations! 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Local high school students demonstrate chemical reactions. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.

"Your Story Continues" benefit for Stand Against Suicide, Upstate Hematology/Oncology and awareness for drug addiction and overdose, 9 p.m., Trexx Nightclub, 323 N. Clinton St., Syracuse. Featuring performances by Ivanna, Foxy de La Renta and more; hosted by Madison Devine. Cover $2 21 and older, $5 younger. Visit standagainstsuicide.org.

Film

Regional

SpringFest: "Changing Sport, Changing Lives," 1 p.m.; "Fragments of the Living," 3:30 p.m.; "Briarwood," 3:30 p.m.; "Boom and Bust," 3:30 p.m.; "Post-Panoptic Gazing," 3:30 p.m.; "A Veteran's Story," 3:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, 2384 James St., Syracuse. Tickets $10 individuals, $15 couples; festival passes $25 individuals, $40 couples. Visit filminsyracuse.com.

"The Big Short," 2 and 7:30 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $5. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

Food

Local

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, LaBuff-Cole American Legion Post No. 911, Legion Street, Cato.

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, American Legion Post 317, 4572 Jordan Road, Skaneateles. All-you-can-eat pancakes, eggs, bacon, home fries and Gary Cornue's sausage gravy and biscuits. Cost $8 adults, $6 seniors, $5 children 6 to 12, free for children younger than 5.

Music

Local

Uno de Mayo Party with Grupo Pagan, 3 to 6 p.m., Izzo's White Barn Winery, 6634 Cayuga Road, Cayuga. No cover; wine, food and cider available. Call (315) 252-2535.

Michael Crissan, 3 p.m., Colloca Estate Winery, 14678 W. Bay Road, Sterling. No cover. Call (315) 947-2069.

Joanne Perry and The Combination with Mark Hoffman, 4 to 8 p.m., Frank's Moondance Tavern, 2512 Route 20, Marcellus. No cover. Call (315) 673-1135.

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 5 to 8 p.m., Blue Water Grill, 11 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 685-6600.

Regional

Symphoria: "Birth of the Concerto," 2:30 p.m., St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, 220 E. Fayette St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit experiencesymphoria.org.

Cornell Symphony Orchestra, 3 p.m., Bailey Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Ithaca Gay Men's Chorus spring concert: "May Gay Day... Let's Sing," 3 p.m., First Baptist Church, 309 N. Cayuga St., Ithaca. Suggested donation $15 at the door. Visit ithacacommunitychoruses.org.

CNY Jazz 20th Anniversary Concert featuring Manhattan Transfer's Janis Siegel with the CNY Jazz Orchestra, 5 p.m., Grand Ballroom, 801 University Ave., Syracuse. Featuring Janis Siegel and the presentation of Dr. John Coggiola with the CNY Jazz Educator of the Year award. Tickets $10 students, $25 advance and $30 at the door. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Bound for Glory: Debra Cowan, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Call (607) 844-4535.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Dewey's Third Ward Tavern, 39 Bridge St., Seneca Falls. Call (315) 568-4991.

Theater

Local

Auburn Players Community Theatre presents "Moon Over Buffalo," 2 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit auburnplayers.org or call (315) 702-7832.

"The 39 Steps," 2 p.m., Mynderse Academy, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecacommunityplayers.org.

"Kiss Me, Kate," 2 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by the St. Genesius Players, a recently formed drama club for area Catholic middle and high school students. Tickets $10 adults, $8 students and seniors; reservations advised. Call (315) 253-3742.

Regional

"Paloma," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, MAY 2

Special events

Local

Babe Ruth league registration, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tyburn Academy, 17 Clymer St., Auburn.

Food

Local

Doug's Fish Fry To Go sale, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Meridian Baptist Church, Route 370, Meridian. Supports the Brutus-Cato Order of the Eastern Star Chapter No. 86.

Meetings

Local

Medicare Plans Seminar, 10 a.m., Holiday Inn, 75 North St., Auburn. Visit excellusbcbs.com.

Cultural Italian American Organization, 7 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Church parish hall, 299 Clark St., Auburn. Speaker Thomas Grasso, a retired professor of paleontology and geology and president emeritus of the Erie Canal Society of New York, will talk about the Erie Canal Heritage Park, which opens in the fall in Port Byron. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.

Marcellus Central School District, 7 p.m., Marcellus Senior High School, 1 Mustang Hill, Marcellus.

Meridian Village Board, 7 p.m., Cato Town Office, 11320 Short Cut Road, Cato. Call (315) 626-3223.

Music

Local

Guac, 8 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Grateful Dead covers. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 7 p.m., Schrader Hall, St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-9545.

Theater

Local

Staged reading of Diane Samuels' play "Kindertransport," 7:30 p.m., Barler Hall recital hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. About the evacuation of Jewish children from mainland Europe to England between 1938 and 1940. Free and open to the public; for ages 12 and older. Call (315) 364-3232.

Youth

Local

Books and Babies, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Art After School Program for Teens, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Registration required. Call (315) 673-3221.


TUESDAY, MAY 3

Special events

Local

Babe Ruth league registration, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tyburn Academy, 17 Clymer St., Auburn.

Community Solar Information Meeting, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. The Renovus Community Solar Initiative will discuss the new community-based solar model available in the state, with info about solar technology, options for going solar, incentives and rebates, and more. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Health and Wellness Seminars, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Champions for Life, 453 Grant Ave., Auburn. Seminars on weight loss from local experts. Cost $5. Visit championsforlife.org.

Dr. John Gilly presents "Evolution and Antibiotic Resistance," 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Registration requested. Call (315) 685-5135.

Open Mic Night, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $2; snacks and beverages available. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

Dennis M. Kenney Middle School Jump Rope for Heart, 2:35 to 3:20 p.m., Dennis M. Kenney Middle School, 846 Cayuga St., Hannibal. Sixth-grader Carl Emmons III is raising money for the American Heart Association in honor of his twin cousins, who were both born with a congenital heart defect. Visit heart.org.

InterFaith Leadership Award Dinner, 5:30 p.m., SRC Arena, Onondaga Community College, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse. Honoring Dr. Rhea Jezer for her advocacy for the environment and service to central New York. Call (315) 449-3552 ext. 120 or visit interfaithworkscny.org.

Meetings

Local

Job Hunting Employment Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Free. Call (315) 253-3331.

Government Operations Committee, 5:30 p.m., Cayuga County Office Building, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. 

National Alliance on Mental Illness Family Support Group, 6 to 7:30 p.m., second floor assembly room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Call (315) 255-7443.

Skaneateles Central School District, 7 p.m., district office, 45 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 291-2221.

Cato Town Board, 7:30 p.m., town office, 11320 Short Cut Road, Cato. Call (315) 626-6230.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and Bob Vanderhoof, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 18 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Regional

MasterWorks Chorale and the Le Moyne College choirs: "Chorale Classics," 7:30 p.m., Panasci Chapel, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. Tickets $15 general public, $10 seniors, $5 Le Moyne community. Visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Cornell Chamber Singers, 8 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Recreation

Local

Crochet and Chat, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Knitting Circle, 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

DJ Trivia with Ken Paradise, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

National Trivia Association trivia night, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Buffalo Wild Wings, 1612 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Bring teams of up to 10. More than $100 in prizes awarded every week. Visit buffalowildwings.com.

Trivia Night, 8 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 554-8194.

Theater

Regional

"Paloma," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Story Hour, 9:30 a.m., Hazard Library, 2487 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge. Join Miss Lisa for stories, songs and crafts. Call (315) 364-7975.

Preschool Story Hour, 10 a.m., Lang Memorial Library, 2577 E. Main St., Cato. Free. Call (315) 626-2101.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Toddler Tuesday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., near Savannah Bank entrance, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Toddler nightclub and bounce house. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Moving Day" by Robert Kalan, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


WEDNESDAY, MAY 4

Special events

Local

Public forum/panel discussion: "Mental Health Services in Cayuga County and Beyond," 6 to 8 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Sponsored by Unity House of Cayuga County's Prosperity Program. Contact NAMI of Cayuga County at (315) 255-7443.

Community read: "A Long Walk to Water" by Linda Sue Park, 7 p.m., Southern Cayuga Jr.-Sr. High School, 2384 Route 34B, Aurora. The book is based on the true story of 3,800 Sudanese "lost boys" airlifted to the United States beginning in the mid-1900s. Free and open to the public; sponsored by the Aurora Free Library, Hazard Library and Southern Cayuga Anne Frank Tree Project.

Christian Open Mic Night, 7 to 9 p.m., Auburn Seventh-day Adventist Church, 56 Prospect St., Auburn.

Ladies Night Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Regional

Lunch & Learn: "Theodore W. Case: The Father of Talking Movies," 12:10 to 12:50 p.m., Cortland County Historical Society, 25 Homer Ave., Cortland. Author Toni Colella will talk about Case and how his work helped revolutionize cinema. Open to the public; bring your own lunch. Dessert, coffee and tea provided. Visit facebook.com/cortlandcountyhistoricalsociety.

Cirque du Soleil: "OVO," 7:30 p.m., Oncenter War Memorial Arena, 515 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $35 and up. Visit cirquedusoleil.com.

Film

Local

Movies at the Mack: "Rope," 2 and 7 p.m., Theater Mack, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $3. Call (315) 253-8051.

Regional

"Art House" with filmmaker Don Freeman, 7 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. Tickets $8.50 or less. Visit cinema.cornell.edu.

Food

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $6; takeout available. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Owasco Watershed Lake Association, 7 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Open to the public.

Ira Town Board, 7 p.m., municipal building, 2487 W. Main St., Ira. Call (315) 626-6905.

Jordan-Elbridge Central School District, 7 p.m., Jordan-Elbridge High School library, 5721 Hamilton Road, Elbridge. Call (315) 689-3978.

Music

Local

Mark Nanni, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Kevin Barrigar, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Regional

Jazz at the Plaza: Darryl Pugh, 2 p.m., Le Moyne Plaza, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. Free and open to the public. Visit lemoyne.edu.

Guest trio: British jazz saxophonist Trevor Watts, pianist Veryan Weston and percussionist Cyro Baptista, 7 p.m., Carriage House Cafe, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Recreation

Local

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games.

Southern Cayuga Book Club, 7:15 p.m., Poplar Ridge. Free and open to new members. Location varies; call (315) 364-7975.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Wayside Irish Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elbridge. Call (315) 689-0040.

Theater

Regional

ArtSmart Educational Theatre Series: "Chicken Dance," 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $5.50. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

"Paloma," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Preschool Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Free Library, 370 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to preschoolers and their families. Visit aurorafreelibrary.org or call (315) 364-8074.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Lego Club, 6 to 7 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. For kindergarten through sixth grade. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Let's Pretend: "I'm a Beaver," 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Cost $5 per child; preregistration required. Call (315) 638-2519.


THURSDAY, MAY 5

Special events

Local

Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 8871 S. Seneca St., Weedsport. 

Blood drive, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Commons on St. Anthony, 3 St. Anthony St., Auburn. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (315) 234-2200.

National Women's Hall of Fame visit and book signing, 1 p.m., National Women's Hall of Fame, 76 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Free and open to the public. Visit righttorun19k.org.

Share Your Love of Literacy: An Evening of Selected Maya Angelou Readings, 5 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. With cash bar and light food. Tickets $20. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Right to Rally Cocktail Party, 6 p.m., Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. Visit righttorally.com.

Night of Repentance, 6 p.m., United Church of Auburn, 77 Metcalf Drive, Auburn. For Christians in Auburn and surrounding areas. Visit facebook.com/e.p.i.c.effectualprayerigniteschange or call (315) 252-4397.

Regional

Onondaga Historical Association breakfast awarding the 2016 OHA Medal Award to Ed Riley, owner of the Hotel Syracuse, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Persian Terrace, Hotel Syracuse, 500 S. Warren St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit cnyhistory.org/ohamedal or call (315) 428-1864.

Onondaga Lake Park tree planting, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Onondaga Lake Parkway, Liverpool. Onondaga County Soil and Water Conservation District and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga County seeking volunteers to help plant 125 trees in the park. Registration required. Visit cceonondaga.org.

Beer Garden, 5 to 8 p.m., Everson Museum of Art, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse. Craft beer vendors from central New York, local music and art. Tickets $10 Everson members, $15 nonmembers; tastings free, glasses $5. With free snacks by Trader Joe's. Visit everson.org or call (315) 474-6064.

65th annual National Day of Prayer celebration, 6 p.m., Lafayette Park, West Main Street, Waterloo. Bringing lawn chairs suggested. Visit nationaldayofprayer.org or call (315) 539-2963.

Cirque du Soleil: "OVO," 7:30 p.m., Oncenter War Memorial Arena, 515 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $35 and up. Visit cirquedusoleil.com.

Film

Local

Movie Time Thursday, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Short movie and a small snack. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Meetings

Local

Cayuga County Water Quality Management Agency, 10 to 11:30 a.m., conference room, Cayuga County Natural Resource Building, 7413 County House Road, Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Medicare Plans Seminar, 1 p.m., Town of Brutus Conference Room, 9021 N. Seneca St., Weedsport. Visit excellusbcbs.com.

Auburn City Council, 6 p.m., Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-2555.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly 625 weigh-in and meeting, 6 p.m., St. Luke's United Church of Christ, 25 Seminary St., Auburn. Call (315) 727-0654.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

HUGs (Help Understanding Grief) from Cara support group, 6:30 p.m., Case Mansion, 108 South St., Auburn. Visit hugsfromcara.org.

Marcellus Free Library Board of Trustees, 7 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Call (315) 673-3221.

Skaneateles Town Board, 7 p.m., town hall, 24 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Our Heroin and Opiate Addicts Anonymous, 7 p.m., Metcalf Plaza, 144 Genesee St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Cayuga County Nursing Home, 7451 County House Road, Sennett.

Al-Anon, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church annex, 17 William St., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Locke Community Church, 4717 Taylor Ave., Locke.

Al-Anon, 8 to 9 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church Educational Building, 17 William St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Family-friendly karaoke, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Music & Arts Room, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Cinco de Mayo Party with Bad JuJu, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Andy Rudy, 7 to 10 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

Tiger, 8 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Tommy & Frankie, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Recreation

Local

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 to 9 p.m., The Corner, 23 Jordan St., Skaneateles. Entry fee $1 per player. Visit thecornerdining.com.

DJ Trivia, 7:30 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Theater

Regional

"Paloma," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Ragtime," 7:30 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

Youth

Local

Toddler Rhyme Time, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Regional

Trail Tales, 1 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Admission $4 per vehicle. Call (315) 638-2519.


FRIDAY, MAY 6

Special events

Local

Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 8871 S. Seneca St., Weedsport. 

Mother's Day Rose Sale, 9 a.m., M&T Bank parking lot, 239 E. Main St., Elbridge. Cost $15 per dozen. Supports Jordan-Elbridge Dollars for Scholars and SEE (Screening Eyes Early) to decrease childhood blindness. 

"How to Be the Hero in Your Life" presentation and book signing by Kathrine Switzer, 9:15 a.m., Mynderse Academy auditorium, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. For free tickets, call (315) 568-1163 or email marketing@mygenbank.com.

Spring New 2 U Sale, 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Clothing, household goods, home decor and more. 

"Running the Rough Road to Equality: A True History of the Pioneer Days of Women's Running" panel and book signing with Kathrine Switzer and Roger Robinson, 1:30 p.m., Wesleyan Chapel at the Women's Rights National Historical Park, 136 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Free and open to the public. Visit righttorun19k.org.

First Friday: Trunk and fashion show, 3 to 7 p.m., Silbert Optical, 97 Genesee St., Auburn. Wine, refreshments and raffles, plus eyewear styles. Call (315) 253-7032.

Right to Refuel pre-race dinner with Kathrine Switzer at the Gould Hotel, 4 to 8 p.m., 108 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Tickets $19, all-inclusive. To RSVP, call (315) 712-4000.

Gala opening, "Gallery 54 Photo Expo," 5 to 8 p.m., Gallery 54, 54 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Featuring images submitted by local photographers; all images will be available for purchase. Visit gallery54cny.com.

First Friday: Reception for the Central New York Orchid Society, 5 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Members will be on hand to provide tips and strategies for growing plants. Free and open to the public. Visit sewardhouse.org or call (315) 252-1283.

First Friday: 2016 Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Tasty Tour kickoff, 5 to 8 p.m., Theater Mack, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Farmers market-style event with samples and tastings of locally produced baked goods, jams, jellies, honey and maple syrup from the trail's 21 spots. Trail will be open May 6 through Nov. 26. Call (800) 499-9615.

First Friday: Orchid display by the CNY Orchid Society, 5 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Refreshments will be served, and docents will give tours. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-1283.

First Friday: Schweinfurth Art Center's 35th Anniversary, 5 to 8 p.m., 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Reception for Hetty Easter's "Vital Roots" and "Made in NY 2016," with remarks at 6 p.m. and a guided tour at 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-1283.

First Friday: Third Anniversary Celebration with artists Anne Lahr, Sandra Shutter and Lorrie Butcher, with music by Merry Mischief, 5 to 8 p.m., Finger Lakes Artist Cooperative, 101 Genesee St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 406-0097.

First Friday: Renovation tours of the Havana Room, 5 to 8 p.m., 2 South St., Auburn. Refreshments will be served. Call (315) 252-2481.

First Friday: Music by The Primates with art by Maureen McEvers, 7 to 10 p.m., The Good Shepherds Brewing Co., 31 Loop Road, Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 406-6498.

Two-part Smart Driver Course, 5 to 8 p.m., The Village at Auburn Grove, 138 Standart Ave., Auburn. Continues from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Grove. Cost $20 AARP members, $25 nonmembers. To register, call (315) 253-8581.

Mother's Day service with gospel illusionist and ventriloquist Ken and Barbara Sibley, 5:30 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 277 Wheat St., Cayuga. Dinner and show. Call (315) 209-2100.

Java With the Gents, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Local wine served by community men, family-style dinner, silent and Chinese auctions and speaker and Gold Award winner Jeremy Caster. Tickets $35. Visit cayugacounseling.org or call (315) 253-9795.

First Friday: Dan the Snakeman, 6 to 7 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Space limited; registration required. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Family Game Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

Baby & Me Tour, 11:30 a.m., Everson Museum of Art, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse. Admission $8 or less. Visit everson.org or call (315) 474-6064.

Cirque du Soleil: "OVO," 7:30 p.m., Oncenter War Memorial Arena, 515 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $35 and up. Visit cirquedusoleil.com.

Film

Local

"Captain America" double feature: "The First Avenger," 2:30 p.m., "The Winter Soldier," 5 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Books on Film: "The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine" by Michael Lewis, 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Read the book at home and see the movie at the library, then discuss them both. Call (315) 685-5135.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

Alateen, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church annex, 17 William St., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., St. Joseph School, 101 E. Genesee St., Auburn.

Music

Local

David Walker, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern on the Green, 354 Route 5, Elbridge. No cover. Call (315) 277-5533.

TBA, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Diana Jacobs, 8 p.m. to midnight, Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-5997.

DJ Dance Party, 9 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Jam Factor, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Regional

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 7 to 10 p.m., Bistro Elephant, 238 W. Jefferson St., Syracuse. No cover. Call (315) 475-1111.

Ronda Helene, 7 to 10 p.m., Phoenix American Legion Post No. 418, 9 Oswego River Road, Phoenix. No cover. Call (315) 695-6357.

Geneva Concerts: Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra presents Tyzik, Piazzolla and Ellington, 7:30 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Rochester City Ballet will perform original choreography to Piazzolla's "Tangazo." Tickets $30 or less. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

MasterWorks Chorale at St. David's Festival of the Arts, 7:30 p.m., St. David's Episcopal Church, 14 Jamar Drive, Fayetteville. Suggested donation $10. Call (315) 446-2112.

University organist Annette Richards presents French works, 8 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Tuff Luck, 8 p.m. to midnight, Dublins, 7990 Oswego Road, Liverpool. No cover.

Recreation

Local

Country Line Dance Lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Throop Fire Station, 7159 Beech Tree Road, Throop. For all ages; beginners welcome. Donation $4. Call (315) 253-8600.

Theater

Local

"The 39 Steps," 8 p.m., Mynderse Academy, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecacommunityplayers.org.

Regional

"Ragtime," 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Paloma," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays," 8 p.m., CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $20. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Youth

Local

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Moving Day" by Robert Kalan, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SATURDAY, MAY 7

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Skaneateles Fire Department, 77 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (315) 234-2200.

Spring New 2 U Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Clothing, household goods, home decor and more. 

Vendor Village, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Seneca Knitting Mill, Seneca Falls. Vendors include the Inns of Aurora, the Gould Hotel, Kathrine Switzer and her global nonprofit, 261 fearless, Lace Locker, the National Women's Hall of Fame, WomenTIES, the Seneca Falls Rotary Club, New York Chiropractic College, Fleet Feet Sports, the postmaster of Seneca Falls, Dr. Kingsley Kabari, fingerlakes1.com and the Finger Lakes Radio Group.

Right to Run 19K/5K, 9 a.m., Seneca Falls. Race is open to men and women; both courses are USA Track & Field-certified. Participants can run or walk the 5K, run the 19K or volunteer at the race. The registration fee for the 19K is $55 through May 1 and $60 from May 2 through race day. The fee for the 5K is $32 through May 1 and $35 from May 2 through race day. Followed by awards ceremony at noon and a special toast of Three Brothers Wineries & Estates' Inspiring Ale with Kathrine Switzer at the Gould Hotel at 1 p.m. Visit righttorun19k.org.

Lake Avenue garage sales, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lake Avenue between the Owasco River bridge and Auburn High School.

Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, 8871 S. Seneca St., Weedsport. Bag sale, $1.

I Love My Park Day, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Women's Rights National Historical Park, 136 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Cleaning up the waterfront and winter debris at the Chamberlain Property, planting flowers and laying the foundation for a non-powered boat ramp. Bring lunch; tools provided. Call (315) 568-2991 or visit nps.gov/wori.

Auburn Park Pickup Day, 9 a.m., Seward, Seminary, Freedom, Market Street, Buonocore, Calvary, Hoopes and Casey Park, all in Auburn. Volunteers wanted for one to three hours. Visit facebook.com/beautifulauburn or email info@beautifulauburn.org.

Public fishing, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery, Route 321, Elbridge. Volunteers on site to assist. Cost $5 per person; bait, rods and reels provided. Preregistration required. Call (315) 689-9367.

John Paul II Funds Run, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit jp2la.org.

10th annual Wildlife Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Featuring animal programs by KrittrKris and Feathered Friends, Kindred Kingdoms Wildlife Rehabilitation Center and Wildlife Defenders throughout the day, the Family Theater and Activity Tent, food, activities, live music and more. Admission $5 adults, $3 children 5 and older, free for children 4 and younger. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Blessing of the Bikes, 10 a.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 25 N. Main St., Jordan. Short service and blessing followed by a one-hour ride and a cook-out. Riding not necessary to attend. No cover; donations welcome. Call (315) 689-3141.

Mother's Day service with gospel illusionist and ventriloquist Ken and Barbara Sibley, 10 a.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 277 Wheat St., Cayuga. Brunch and show. Call (315) 209-2100.

Mr. Seward's Junior Detective League, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Tour for 4- and 5-year-olds to explore the first floor of the museum, following clues that lead to artifacts. Free for children; donation suggested for parents. Space limited; registration required. Visit sewardhouse.org or call (315) 252-1283.

Second annual Alternative/Holistic Healing & Healing Arts Event, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Vendors, guest speakers, workshops, readings and music by Flock of Free Range Children from 2 to 4 p.m. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

The Basics on Bottle Feeding, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Nutritionists and lactation specialists Natalie Holak and Patty Granato will answer questions about feeding a baby from a bottle. Space limited; registration required. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Warbler Walk, 1 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. A walk along the trails in search of woodland warblers. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 947-6143.

Student art exhibit reception, 2 to 4 p.m., Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Exhibit continues through May 28. Call (315) 673-1350 or visit baltimorewoods.org.

Kentucky Derby Party, 5 p.m., Theater Mack, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Hats and derby attire encouraged, but optional. A prize for best hat, with appetizers, a cash bar and the race on the big screen at 6:34 p.m. Donation $10, supports the Cayuga Museum. Call (315) 253-8051.

Regional

Plant sale fundraiser, 9 a.m. to noon, Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, 7169 N. Main St., Ovid. Includes quilt raffle; tickets $2. Call (607) 869-3031 or email ovidlib@rochester.rr.com.

"Animal Crackers: Kids are Udderly Moomentous!" day of goat and dairy cattle programs, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cornell University, Ithaca. For all youth ages 9 to 12 or those with a beginner/intermediate knowledge of the species. Cost $15 per child; advance registration required. Call (315) 539-9251 or email smc226@cornell.edu.

Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Spring Plant Swap, 10 a.m., Oak Island, Oak Street, Waterloo. Bring plants between 9:30 and 9:45 a.m. to check in. Master gardeners will also answer questions. Admission free and open to the public; donations appreciated. Call (315) 539-9251.

Welcome Back Weekend, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Kentucky Derby Party, 3:30 to 7 p.m., Long Acre Farms, 1342 Eddy Road, Macedon. Derby attire encouraged for the party, and prizes to be awarded. Derby party tickets $25. Visit longacrefarms.com.

West Lake Conservators: "The Art of Bringing Paintings Back to Life," 1 p.m., Onondaga Historical Museum, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Susan Blakney will discuss how WLC addresses issues with aging artwork. Visit cnyhistory.org.

Cirque du Soleil: "OVO," 4 and 7:30 p.m., Oncenter War Memorial Arena, 515 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $35 and up. Visit cirquedusoleil.com.

Food

Local

All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, 7 a.m., King Ferry Presbyterian Church, Routes 90 and 34B, King Ferry. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, homemade blueberry syrup and more. Cost $5 adults; supports local missions.

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m., United Church of Auburn, 77 Metcalf Drive, Auburn. Includes salt potatoes, chicken, baked beans and more. Cost $8; takeout available. Call (315) 252-4397.

Mother's Day Weekend Riesling Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., CJS Vineyards & Aurelius Winery, 6900 Fosterville Road, Aurelius. Vertical tasting of new and vintage estate Rieslings. Free for mothers. Visit cjsvineyards.com.

Roast beef supper, 4 p.m., Countryside United Methodist Church, Duck Lake Road, Port Byron. With mashed potatoes, homemade bread and more. Cost $10 adults, $4 children ages 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5. Call (315) 776-4726.

Regional

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m., Lafayette Park, 220 Main St., Waterloo. Cost $9. Call (315) 787-4949.

Meetings

Local

12 Steps for Catholics, 9:30 a.m., Schrader Hall, St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Call (315) 246-7021.

Review of historic structure report for Alasa Farms at Cracker Box Palace, 10 a.m., Sodus High School, 54 Mill St., Sodus.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 2 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Joe Whiting album release party, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $15. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Kim Fetters and Andy Rudy, 9 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Regional

Cornell Chorale, 3 p.m., Sage Chapel; Cornell Chamber Orchestra, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Cayuga Vocal Ensemble: "Spring Writes: Poetry and Song," 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Court and Cayuga streets, Ithaca. Continuing the ensemble's 40th anniversary. For ticket information, visit cayuga-vocal.org.

An Acoustic Evening with John Hiatt, 8 to 11 p.m., The Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For pricing information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-5483.

Recreation

Local

Book Discussion Group: "Brooklyn" by Colm Toibin, 12:45 to 2 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 776-5694.

Theater

Local

"The 39 Steps," 8 p.m., Mynderse Academy, 105 Troy St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecacommunityplayers.org.

Regional

"Ragtime," 2 and 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Paloma," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays," 8 p.m., CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $20. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Youth

Local

Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre presents Juice Box Jam, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church education building, 17 William St., Auburn. Songs performed by Merry-Go-Round actors. Cost $5 per child, free for adults. Visit fingerlakesmtf.com/youth-theatre.

Regional

Artful Tales Story Time: "Nana in the City" by Lauren Castillo, Everson Museum of Art, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse. Admission $8 or less. Visit everson.org or call (315) 474-6064.

Sciencenter Showtime! Cool Chemistry, 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SUNDAY, MAY 8

Special events

Local

Mother's Day service with gospel illusionist and ventriloquist Ken and Barbara Sibley, 10 a.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 277 Wheat St., Cayuga. Call (315) 209-2100.

Sip 'n' Paint Mother's Day Party, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Treleaven by King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Wine & Design Ithaca will lead a painting activity; there will also be live music by Charlie Ellis from 1 to 4 p.m. and food by Alexander's Food Truck beginning at 11:30 a.m. Painting $35; registration at 12:30 p.m. Event admission free; fees for food and drinks. Call (315) 364-5100 or visit treleavenwines.com.

16th annual Mother's Day Garden Tour, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sycamore Hill Gardens, 2130 Old Seneca Turnpike, Marcellus. Forty acres of themed gardens with 500,000 flowering bulbs, 700 varieties of trees, thousands of perennials, a bell garden and ponds filled with Japanese koi fish. Picnic lunches welcome. Tickets $6 through April 30, $12 after; free for children 8 and younger. Supports the Baltimore Woods Nature Center. Visit baltimorewoods.org or call (315) 673-1350.

Open Mic Night, 7 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. Rotation of host bands, with surprise collaborations. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Welcome Back Weekend, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Long Acre Farms, 1342 Eddy Road, Macedon. Samples and more. Visit longacrefarms.com.

Cirque du Soleil: "OVO," 1:30 and 5 p.m., Oncenter War Memorial Arena, 515 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $35 and up. Visit cirquedusoleil.com.

Food

Local

Mother's Day Pancake Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Scipio Volunteer Fire Department, Route 34, Scipio Center. Pancakes, French toast, eggs, sausage and more. Also includes raffle of an artisan clock and a handmade quilt. Cost $6.50 adults, $6 mothers and seniors, $3.50 children older than 5, free for children younger than 5.

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Smokey Hollow Maple Syrup, Pierce Road, Jordan. Cost $6. Visit weedsportmasons.com.

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Weedsport Masonic Center, Route 31, Weedsport. Cost $8 adults, $2 children 6 to 12, free children 5 and younger. Visit weedsportmasons.com.

Mother's Day Brunch, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 74 State St., Auburn. With music by Bob Piorun and Bob Vanderhoof. Call (315) 252-5511.

Mother's Day Brunch, 10:30 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., Balloons Restaurant, 67 Washington St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-9761.

Mother's Day Brunch, Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 685-3405.

Mother's Day Brunch, 11 a.m., Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Visit mirbeau.com.

Mother's Day Brunch, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. Visit innsofaurora.com.

Mother's Day Brunch, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Colloca Estate Winery, 14678 W. Bay Road, Sterling. Call (315) 947-2069.

Mother's Day BBQ, 11 a.m. until sold out, Conquest Fire Company, 10351 Slayton Road, Conquest. Cost $9 chicken dinners, $10 pork dinners, $6 chicken halves, $7 pork. Rain or shine.

Mother's Day Weekend Riesling Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., CJS Vineyards & Aurelius Winery, 6900 Fosterville Road, Aurelius. Vertical tasting of new and vintage estate Rieslings. Free for mothers. Visit cjsvineyards.com.

Music

Local

Jazz on Tap: Angelo Candela and Friends, 2 to 5 p.m., Finger Lakes on Tap, 35 Fennell St., Skaneateles. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org or fingerlakesontap.com.

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 5 to 8 p.m., Blue Water Grill, 11 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 685-6600.

UpTown with Joel Kane, 6 to 9 p.m., O'Toole's, 113 Osborne St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 255-3103.

Regional

Cornell University Wind Symphony, 3 p.m., Bailey Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Visit music.cornell.edu/calendar.

Ronda Helene, 6 to 9 p.m., Phoenix Sports Restaurant, 228 Huntley Road, Phoenix. No cover. Call (315) 695-2245.

Bound for Glory: Ellis Paul, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Call (607) 844-4535.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Dewey's Third Ward Tavern, 39 Bridge St., Seneca Falls. Call (315) 568-4991.

Theater

Regional

"Paloma," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, MAY 9

Special events

Local

Mosquito-borne disease information session, 7 p.m., Fair Haven Village Office, 14523 Cayuga St., Fair Haven. Free and open to the public. Visit cayugacounty.us/environmental or call (315) 253-1405.

Meetings

Local

Correction Officer Retirees Local 129 breakfast meeting, 10 a.m., Denny's, 176 Grant Ave., Auburn.

Spartan Speakers Toastmasters meeting, 11 a.m. to noon, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. For people to hone speaking and leadership skills in a group setting. Visit 1588577.toastmastersclubs.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Brutus Town Board, 6 p.m., town municipal building, 9021 N. Seneca St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-9398.

Cato-Meridian Central School District, 6:30 p.m., Cato-Meridian Middle School district conference room, 2851 Route 370, Cato. Call (315) 626-3439.

Fleming Town Board, 6:30 p.m., town hall, Dublin Road, Fleming. Call (315) 252-8988.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Marcellus Town Board, 7 p.m., town hall, 24 E. Main St., Marcellus.

Moravia Village Board, 7 p.m., Moravia Village Hall, 22 Central St., Moravia. Call (315) 497-1820.

Southern Cayuga Central School District, 7 p.m., school library, 2384 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge.

Springport Town Board, 7 p.m., Springport Town Hall, 859 Route 326, Springport. Call (315) 889-7717.

Union Springs Central School District, 7 p.m., Union Springs High School library, 239 Cayuga St., Union Springs. Call (315) 889-4101.

Victory Town Board, 7 p.m., Victory Town Hall, 1323 Town Barn Road, Victory. Call (315) 626-6462.

Our Families of Heroin Addiction, 7 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Michael's Church, 162 Cayuga St., Union Springs. Nonsmoking. Closed meeting.

Fair Haven Village Board, 7:30 p.m., Fair Haven Village Office, 14523 Cayuga St., Fair Haven. (315) 947-5112.

Ledyard Town Board, 7:30 p.m., Ledyard Town Hall, 1099 Poplar Ridge Road, Ledyard. Call (315) 364-5707.

Port Byron Village Board, 7:30 p.m., Port Byron Village Office, 52 Utica St., Port Byron. Call (315) 776-4321.

Weedsport Central School District, 7:30 p.m., Weedsport Jr.-Sr. High School board room, 2821 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6637.

Music

Local

Guac, 8 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Grateful Dead covers. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 7 p.m., Schrader Hall, St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-9545.

Theater

Regional

Homecoming Players present "Crimes of the Heart," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15. Visit homecomingplayers.org or call (607) 272-0570.

Youth

Local

Books and Babies, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


TUESDAY, MAY 10

Special events

Local

Free business consultations with a SCORE representative, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Cayuga County Clerk's Office, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. For people interested in starting a small business or learning more about doing so. Continues every second Tuesday of the month at same time and place. Call (315) 252-7291 or email auburnscore@gmail.com.

Library Funding Initiative Community Forum, 6:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Short presentation and Q&A. Call (315) 685-5135.

Pop-up Museum, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. History Discovery Center will host the temporary exhibit, where members of the community can share an object that is meaningful to them. Theme: "Childhood." Refreshments will be served. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Open Mic Night, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $2; snacks and beverages available. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Food

Local

Free business consultations with a SCORE representative, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Cayuga County Clerk's Office, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. For people interested in starting a small business or learning more about doing so. Continues every second Tuesday of the month at same time and place. Call (315) 252-7291 or email auburnscore@gmail.com.

Luncheon program: "A Gift That Lasts Forever," 11:30 a.m., Sunset Restaurant, 93 N. Division St., Auburn. Janet Young, chaplain for the Auburn Rescue Mission, will talk about how it helps homeless families. Cost $14 per person. Call (315) 252-2020.

Pasta supper, 5 to 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Pasta, meatballs, dessert and more. Cost $8 adults, $6 children younger than 12.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Job Hunting Employment Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Free. Call (315) 253-3331.

Coffee and Crime Book Club: Mysteries by Ellis Peters, noon, Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Read a book from the author before the meeting. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Medicare Plans Seminar, 1 p.m., Powers Library, 29 Church St., Moravia. Visit excellusbcbs.com.

Anxiety, Depression and Panic Attack Support Group, 7 to 8:30 p.m., second-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-5861.

Auburn Enlarged City School District, 7 p.m., Auburn High School library, 250 Lake Ave., Auburn. Call (315) 255-8835.

Summerhill Town Board, 7 p.m., Summerhill Town Hall, 13606 Route 90, Summerhill. Call (315) 497-3494.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., firehouse, Short Cut Road, Fair Haven.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and Bob Vanderhoof, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 18 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Recreation

Local

Knitting Circle, 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

DJ Trivia with Ken Paradise, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

National Trivia Association trivia night, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Buffalo Wild Wings, 1612 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Bring teams of up to 10. More than $100 in prizes awarded every week. Visit buffalowildwings.com.

Trivia Night, 8 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 554-8194.

Youth

Local

Story Hour, 9:30 a.m., Hazard Library, 2487 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge. Join Miss Lisa for stories, songs and crafts. Call (315) 364-7975.

Preschool Story Hour, 10 a.m., Lang Memorial Library, 2577 E. Main St., Cato. Free. Call (315) 626-2101.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Toddler Tuesday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., near Savannah Bank entrance, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Toddler nightclub and bounce house. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Planting a Rainbow" by Lois Ehlert, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


WEDNESDAY, MAY 11

Special events

Local

Medicare information workshop, 1 to 3 p.m., basement training room, Cayuga County Office Building, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. Topics include Part D drug plans, EPIC co-pay assistance and more. Free and open to the public. Seating limited; registration required. Visit cayugacounty.us/aging.

Getting to know the Marcellus Free Library website, 1 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Registration required. Call (315) 673-3221.

Meet and Make, 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. New program for crafters and artists to explore different media. This month: making a decorative journal. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Take Back the Night march and rally against violence, 5:30 p.m., Genesee Center, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. With speakers and testimonials. Free and open to the public. Visit cayugacounseling.org or call (315) 253-9795.

Jordan Open Mic, 7 p.m., Jordan Bramley Library, 15 Mechanic St., Jordan. Fifteen-minute time slots; music, comedy and poetry welcome. Refreshments served. Repeats second Wednesday of every month.

Presentation: "How to Prevent a Heart Attack," 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Presented by cardiologist Dr. Marc L. Baker. Registration appreciated. Call (315) 685-5135.

Ladies Night Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Regional

Living with Diabetes class, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Finger Lakes Health, 293 W. North St., Geneva. Cost varies by insurance policy. Call (315) 787-4006.

Lunch & Learn: History of Lincklaen, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m., Cortland County Historical Society, 25 Homer Ave., Cortland. Lincklaen Historian Melissa Losaw will present. Open to the public; bring your own lunch. Dessert, coffee and tea provided. Visit facebook.com/cortlandcountyhistoricalsociety.

Presentation: "All About Bluebirds and More," 7 p.m., Manlius Library, 1 Arkie Albanese Ave., Manlius. 

Food

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $6; takeout available. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Al-Anon, noon, The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-7091.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly 0765 group meeting, 4 to 5 p.m., St. Nicholas Church basement, 30 Cross St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-9004.

Caregiver Support Group, 4:30 p.m., Long Term Care Office, Boyle Center, 149 Genesee St., Auburn. Free. Call (315) 253-1104.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 10 Prospect St., Auburn.

GriefShare, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Vineyard Church, 360 Grant Ave., Auburn. Call (315) 253-4969 or email andy@vineyardny.org.

Port Byron Central School District, 7 p.m., Dana L. West Jr.-Sr. High School library, 30 Maple Ave., Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5728.

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 to 9 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 112 South St., Auburn.

Cayuga Village Board, 7 p.m., village office, 6205 Railroad St., Cayuga. Call (315) 252-1707.

Genoa Town Board, 7 p.m., town office, 1000 Bartnick Road, Genoa. Call (315) 364-5505.

Moravia Central School District, 7 p.m., Moravia High School board room, 68 S. Main St., Moravia. Call (315) 497-2670.

Scipio Town Board, 7 p.m., town barn, Route 34, Scipio. Call (315) 364-5740.

Weedsport Village Board, 7 p.m., Weedsport Village Offices, 8892 South St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6634.

Throop Town Board, 7:15 p.m., Throop Town Hall, 7471 Robinson Road, Throop. Call (315) 252-7373.

Italian American Club members meeting, 7:30 p.m., St. Francis Parish Hall, 299 Clark St., Auburn. Meetings continue every second Wednesday.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2744 E. Brutus St., Weedsport.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Midlakes Methodist Church, 3703 Route 41A, New Hope. Closed meeting.

Music

Local

TBA, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

WoodStone, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Regional

Robbie Fulks, 7:30 p.m., Billsboro Winery, 4760 W. Lake Road, Geneva. Tickets $20 advance, $24 at the door. Visit thesmith.org.

Recreation

Local

Writing workshop, 6 p.m., Fair Haven Community Arts Center, 562 Main St., Fair Haven. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 427-3428 or (315) 947-5701.

History Book Club: "North Star Country: Upstate New York and the Crusade for African-American Freedom" by Milton Sernett, 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-8051.

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Wayside Irish Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elbridge. Call (315) 689-0040.

Theater

Regional

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Paloma," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Ragtime," 7:30 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

Youth

Local

Preschool Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Free Library, 370 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to preschoolers and their families. Visit aurorafreelibrary.org or call (315) 364-8074.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Let's Pretend: "I'm a Spring Peeper," 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Cost $5 per child; preregistration required. Call (315) 638-2519.


THURSDAY, MAY 12

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 1 to 6 p.m., Weedsport Presbyterian Church, 8871 S. Seneca St., Weedsport. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (315) 234-2200 or (315) 834-9291.

Holocaust survivor and author Marion Blumenthal Lazan speaks, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Auburn Junior High School, 191 Franklin St., Auburn. Free and open to the public; Blumenthal Lazan's memoir, "Four Perfect Pebbles: A Holocaust Story," will be available for purchase, and a signing will take place, as well. Visit fourperfectpebbles.com or call (315) 255-8600.

FAME Center for Creative Expression presents "Showtime," 6:30 p.m., Seneca Cayuga ARC, 39 Genesee St., Auburn. A talent show that repeats the second Thursday of the month. Free and open to the public; light refreshments provided. Visit sencayarc.org.

Talk: "Evolution of a City: The Growth of Auburn," 6:30 p.m., Ward W. O'Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum and Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center6880 E. Lake Road, Owasco. Longtime Auburn employee Mike Long will talk about the city's evolution, from Hardenburgh's Corners through urban renewal. Free and open to the public; refreshments will be served. Call (315) 252-1446.

"The Digital Sewards," presented by Serenity Sutherland, project manager of the Seward Family Archive, 7 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Learn about how the Seward papers have been archived at the University of Rochester, and how to navigate the new website hosting them. Admission $5 public, free for museum members. Visit sewardhouse.org or call (315) 252-1283.

Regional

Program: "Healthy Eating to Maintain Our Health," 6 p.m., Ramada Inn, 41 Lake Front Drive, Geneva. Dinner and discussion $10. Visit flhealth.org/events or call (315) 787-4636.

"The History of Candy and Who Ate it" candy tasting and double book signing, 7 p.m., The Gridley Inn, 36 W. Main St., Waterloo. With Susan Benjamin, author of "Sweet as Sin: The Unwrapped Story," and Seneca County Historian Walt Gable, author of "Seneca County and the Civil War." Visit waterloony.com/memorial-day/celebrate-commemorate.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Owasco Town Board, 5 p.m., Owasco Town Hall, 2 Bristol Ave., Owasco. Call (315) 253-9021.

Auburn City Council, 6 p.m., Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-2555.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly 625 weigh-in and meeting, 6 p.m., St. Luke's United Church of Christ, 25 Seminary St., Auburn. Call (315) 727-0654.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Our Heroin and Opiate Addicts Anonymous, 7 p.m., Metcalf Plaza, 144 Genesee St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Cayuga County Nursing Home, 7451 County House Road, Sennett.

Aurelius Town Board, 7 p.m., Aurelius Town Hall, 1241 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1894.

Cato Village Board, 7 p.m., Cato Village Office, 2564 Millard Ave., Cato. Call (315) 626-2397.

Locke Town Board, 7 p.m., Locke Town Hall, Main Street, Locke. Call (315) 497-9338.

Niles Town Board, 7 p.m., Niles Town Hall, New Hope Road, Niles. Call (315) 497-0066.

Spafford Town Board, 7 p.m., town hall, 1984 Route 174, Spafford.

Skaneateles Village Board, 7:30 p.m., village hall, 26 Fennell St., Skaneateles.

Venice Town Board, 8 p.m., town offices, Route 34 and Poplar Ridge Road, Venice. Call (315) 364-9512.

Al-Anon, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church annex, 17 William St., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Locke Community Church, 4717 Taylor Ave., Locke.

Al-Anon, 8 to 9 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church Educational Building, 17 William St., Auburn.

Regional

Onondaga County Facilities and Ways and Means committees, 11:30 a.m., Chairman's Room, County Legislature, 401 Montgomery St., Room 407 Court House, Syracuse. Visit ongov.net.

Music

Local

Family-friendly karaoke, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Music & Arts Room, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

The Funky Blu Roots, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Andy Rudy, 7 to 10 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

Ryan Melquist, 8 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Brad & Anna, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Recreation

Local

Advanced Robotics, 3:45 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Call (315) 673-3221.

Knitting Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 to 9 p.m., The Corner, 23 Jordan St., Skaneateles. Entry fee $1 per player. Visit thecornerdining.com.

DJ Trivia, 7:30 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Theater

Regional

"Paloma," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Ragtime," 7:30 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays," 8 p.m., CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $20. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Youth

Local

Toddler Rhyme Time, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Story Time, 10:30 a.m.; Toddler Crafts, 11 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Kids Create, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Free-form art exploration for children. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


FRIDAY, MAY 13

Special events

Local

Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Jordan Bramley Library, 15 Mechanic St., Jordan. Call (315) 689-3296.

Play at the Library, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Bring your child to explore the library while you chat with other parents and caregivers. Drop-in event for babies through preschoolers. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Blood drives, 1 to 5 p.m., Arc of Seneca Cayuga, 1521 Clark St. Road, Aurelius; 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES, 1879 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (315) 234-2200.

Mayfest music and art festival by Weedsport students, 5:30 to 10 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Featuring performances by bands Have You Heard? Interrobang and Chris and the Pros on three stages, as well as art exhibits and food from local restaurants. Tickets $5. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Auburn/Cayuga NAACP 49th annual Freedom Fund Banquet: "Pursuing Liberty in the Face of Injustice," 6 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Keynote speaker Joseph H. Holland, son of Auburn native "Brud" Holland. With live music by Perform4Purpose, food and cash bar. For ticket information, call (315) 252-3963 or email unit2128@aol.com.

Family Game Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

Alateen, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church annex, 17 William St., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., St. Joseph School, 101 E. Genesee St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Ann Adessa with Off the Cuff, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern on the Green, 354 Route 5, Elbridge. No cover. Call (315) 277-5533.

The Ende Brothers, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Space Fest 2016, 7:30 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall Event Center, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Featuring Eddy Rion and the Guilty Pleasures at 7:30 p.m., Guac at 9 p.m. and the Budd Zunga Band at 10:30 p.m. Will also be a bar, food and more. Admission $6. Call (315) 255-1188.

Brass Inc., 8 p.m. to midnight, Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-5997.

Regional

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 7 to 10 p.m., Bistro Elephant, 238 W. Jefferson St., Syracuse. No cover. Call (315) 475-1111.

Buddy Holly tribute band The Rave-Ons present "Buddy Holly: The Night the Music Lived," 7:30 p.m., CRT Downtown, 24 Port Watson St., Syracuse. With guests "Ritchie Valens" and "The Big Bopper," as well as refreshments and a cash bar Tickets $35. Visit cortlandrep.org or call (800) 427-6160.

Recreation

Local

Country Line Dance Lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Throop Fire Station, 7159 Beech Tree Road, Throop. For all ages; beginners welcome. Donation $4. Call (315) 253-8600.

Theater

Regional

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Paloma," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Ragtime," 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays," 8 p.m., CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $20. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Youth

Local

Home School Nature Series: Leaping with Frogs, 10 a.m. to noon, Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $8 per student. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Planting a Rainbow" by Lois Ehlert, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SATURDAY, MAY 14

Special events

Local

Mulch Day, 7 to 11 a.m., Seneca Meadows Landfill, Route 414, Seneca Falls. Two free scoops of locally sourced red and brown mulch available on a first come, first served basis to Seneca County residents only (must bring proof of residency). Call (315) 539-5624.

Ambit Cares Food Drive, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maxwell's Food Store, 43 Lewis St., Auburn. Supports the Calvary Food Pantry of CNY and the St. Alphonsus Food Pantry.

Free Boater's Safety Course, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ira Firehouse, 12591 Route 176, Cato. Mandatory for anyone who operates a motorboat and was born after May 1, 1996, as well as anyone who operates a personal watercraft. Open to adults and children 10 and older. Boaters' safety cards issued by the state cost $10 for adults older than 18. Call (315) 253-4905 or visit cayugacrime.com.

Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Jordan Bramley Library, 15 Mechanic St., Jordan. Bag sale, $3. Call (315) 689-3296.

Relay for Life Yard Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 116 Clinton St., Seneca Falls. All proceeds support the American Cancer Society. Visit mysfumc.org or call (315) 568-8067.

Fifth annual Craft Fair and Flea Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Owasco Fire Department, 7174 Owasco Road, Owasco. With food/beverages available to purchase. Presented by Owasco Fire Department Auxiliary No. 1.

Blood drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sennett Federated Church, 7777 Weedsport-Sennett Road, Sennett. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (315) 234-2200.

Public fishing, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery, Route 321, Elbridge. Volunteers on site to assist. Cost $5 per person; bait, rods and reels provided. Preregistration required. Call (315) 689-9367.

Cayuga County Women's Republican Club Spring Brunch, 10 a.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Guest speaker is Desert Storm veteran Lorie Fischer. Cost $20; reservations required by May 7. Send check to Cayuga County Women's Republican Club, PO Box 1116, Auburn, NY 13021. Call (315) 258-5603.

Spring bazaar, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Montessori School of the Finger Lakes, 6734 Pine Ridge Road, Sennett. Craft and vendor fair with representatives of Thirty-One Gifts, Gold Canyon Candles, Tastefully Simple and more, as well as a scholastic book fair, children's carnival, bounce house, cake and baked goods wheel, pulled pork dinners by Krazy-Q BBQ and more. Free helmets to the first 50 children who complete the tricycle roadway course or bicycle rodeo. Free and open to the public. Visit fingerlakesmontessori.com.

2016 Best Scavenger Hunt Ever, 10 a.m., Falcon Park, 130 N. Division St., Auburn. Teams will go in and around Auburn for unique challenges, trivia, collecting special items and taking selfies to earn points. Team minimum two, maximum is as many as can safely fit in one vehicle. Cost $25 per adult, $15 for ages 11 to 20, free for children younger than 10. Supports Leadership Cayuga's scholarship fund. Visit cayugacountychamber.com or call (315) 252-7291.

Treleaven's Sweeter Side, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Treleaven by King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Chocolate and wine pairings, with live music by Gary Reynolds from 1 to 4 p.m. and food by 1010 BBQ. Call (315) 364-5100 or visit treleavenwines.com.

Heroin Awareness Community Forum, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center, 97 State St., Skaneateles. Mental health professionals, first responders and families affected by the heroin epidemic will speak, then there will be a question-and-answer period. 

Plant Exchange, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. Trade perennials or garden thinnings. Free exchanges or donations for plants available. Call (315) 947-6143.

Woodland Wildflower Walk, 1 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. See colt's foot, white trillium and other spring wildflowers, while their pioneer and Native American uses, natural history and identification are discussed. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 947-6143.

Presentation: Darryl McGrath, author of "Flight Paths: A Field Journal of Hope, Heartbreak and Miracles with New York's Bird People," 2 p.m., Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 3395 Routes 5 and 20, Seneca Falls. McGrath will talk about her work with bald eagle and peregrine falcon restoration, and more. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 568-5987.

Jousting benefit for Missy Hitchcock, 2 p.m., Aurora Fire Station, Main Street, Aurora. Dinner, auction, children's games, pony rides and a live jousting tournament. Supports Hitchcock, who was diagnosed with stage-four bladder cancer in fall 2015. Find the event on Facebook or visit gofundme.com/5nwzscrq.

"Paw Patrol's" Chase and Sky appear, 2 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Classical Education in Action silent auction dinner, 5 to 10 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 74 State St., Auburn. Dinner, dancing and silent auction. Supports John Paul II Academy in Auburn. Visit jp2la.org.

Regional

Women's Tea and Historical Fashion Show, 2 p.m., Waterloo Presbyterian Church, 42 E. Main St., Waterloo. Visit waterloony.com/memorial-day/celebrate-commemorate.

Sciencenter Community Work Days, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Help enhance the museum's outdoor learning spaces; lunch provided. Call (607) 272-0600.

4-H Horse Clinic, 10 a.m., Lake Country Horsemen's Association, 8783 Tunison Road, Interlaken. Showmanship and ring etiquette lessons, as well as riding evaluations. Cost $5 4-H members, $20 non-members (cost includes one year of 4-H membership). Visit senecacountycce.org or call (315) 539-9251. 

Presentation on architect Ward Wellington Ward in Rochester, 1 p.m., Onondaga Historical Museum, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Free and open to the public. Visit cnyhistory.org.

People for Animal Rights Fundraiser, 2 to 5 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Society, 3800 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Live music, homemade vegan food, dancing and more. Featuring music by Richard Weiskopf, Eileen Rose and Kristin and David. Cost $8 per person, $13 per family in advance, or $10 per person, $15 per family at the door. Visit peopleforanimalrightsofcny.org.

Civil War Era Ball, 7 p.m., Waterloo Holiday Inn, 2468 Route 414, Waterloo. Dance instruction, music by string quartet Ginger Majority, a ladies' cake dance, chinese auction, photography and more. Tickets $8 per person in advance, $10 at the door, $5 children 8 to 12. Visit waterloony.com.

Food

Local

All-you-can-eat Belgian waffle breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., Lamson Grange No. 588, 9108 Fenner Road, Baldwinsville. Waffles, raspberry topping, eggs, bacon, sausage and more. Cost $8 adults, $4 children 6 to 12, free for children 5 and younger.

Free Community Dinner, 4 to 6:30 p.m., St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 4264 Jordan Road, Mottville. Chicken and biscuits, mixed vegetables, garden salad, beverage and dessert. Open to the public.

Roast pork dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., Jordan United Methodist Church, 63 Elbridge St., Jordan. Donations accepted; takeout available.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 2 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Music

Local

MasterWorks Chorale: "Broadway for Kids," 1 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Admission $5 adults, free for children 18 and younger. Visit masterworkscny.org.

John Gorka with opener Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers, 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $20 advance, $25 at the door. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Rhythm Method, 8 p.m. to midnight, Frank's Moondance Tavern, 2512 Route 20, Marcellus. No cover. Call (315) 673-1135.

Regional

Symphoria: "Nielsen, Sibelius and Shostakovich," 7:30 p.m., Crouse-Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit experiencesymphoria.org.

Buddy Holly tribute band The Rave-Ons present "Buddy Holly: The Night the Music Lived," 7:30 p.m., CRT Downtown, 24 Port Watson St., Syracuse. With guests "Ritchie Valens" and "The Big Bopper," as well as refreshments and a cash bar Tickets $35. Visit cortlandrep.org or call (800) 427-6160.

Oswego Music Hall: Season finale with Stuart Fuchs, guest artist Sarah Carlisle and more, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $16 advance, $18 at the door. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Theater

Regional

"Ragtime," 2 and 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 3 and 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Paloma," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays," 8 p.m., CNY Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $20. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Youth

Local

Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre presents Juice Box Jam, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church education building, 17 William St., Auburn. Songs performed by Merry-Go-Round actors. Cost $5 per child, free for adults. Visit fingerlakesmtf.com/youth-theatre.

STEAM Ahead Stories: Investigating Dinosaurs, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Story time with books about dinosaurs, plus songs and literacy activities. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Girl Scouts Juniors' Flower Badge, 1 to 3 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Complete requirements for the badge. Cost $7 per Scout. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Regional

Sciencenter Showtime! Rapid Prototyping, 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


SUNDAY, MAY 15

Special events

Local

Huntington's disease benefit pasta dinner, noon to 6 p.m., Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. Basket raffles, 50/50s, pasta dinner, children's activities, music by DJ Hump and more. Admission a $10 donation for adults, free for children 5 and younger. All money raised will support Debbie Manzone Franczek with medical and living expenses.

Grand opening of a community art exhibit: Work by Hyla Waldron, noon to 1 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Society, 607 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auus.org.

Open Mic Night, 7 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. Rotation of host bands, with surprise collaborations. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Sciencenter Community Work Days, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Help enhance the museum's outdoor learning spaces; lunch provided. Call (607) 272-0600.

Onondaga Numismatic Association Coin and Currency Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maplewood Inn, 400 7th North St., Liverpool. Twenty-five professional dealers buying and selling coins and paper money. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 461-9379.

Chemsations! 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Local high school students demonstrate chemical reactions. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.

Music

Local

The Mixed Ensemble, 1:30 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Call (315) 673-3221.

Joe Whiting Band, 3 to 6 p.m., Izzo's White Barn Winery, 6634 Cayuga Road, Cayuga. No cover; wine, food and cider available. Call (315) 252-2535.

John Spillett Jazz/Pop Duo, 5 to 8 p.m., Blue Water Grill, 11 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 685-6600.

MasterWorks Chorale 50th Anniversary Gala: "50 Years of Broadway," 6 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Advance sale only. For ticket information, visit masterworkscny.org.

Regional

Bound for Glory: Bill Staines, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Call (607) 844-4535.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Dewey's Third Ward Tavern, 39 Bridge St., Seneca Falls. Call (315) 568-4991.

Theater

Regional

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Paloma," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, MAY 16

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Medicare Plans Seminar, 10 a.m., Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce, 2 State St., Auburn. Visit excellusbcbs.com.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Diabetes Support Group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., third-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Free. Call (315) 252-4212.

Heroin Epidemic Action League, 6:30 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

Marcellus Central School District, 7 p.m., Marcellus Senior High School, 1 Mustang Hill, Marcellus.

Sempronius Town Board, 7 p.m., town barn, 2274 Route 41A, Sempronius. Call (315) 496-2026.

Our Families of Heroin Addiction, 7 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Michael's Church, 162 Cayuga St., Union Springs. Nonsmoking. Closed meeting.

Sterling Town Board, 7:30 p.m., town building, 1290 Route 104A, Sterling. Call (315) 947-5666.

Music

Local

Guac, 8 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Grateful Dead covers. No cover. Call (315) 604-1277.

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 7 p.m., Schrader Hall, St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-9545.

Theater

Regional

Homecoming Players present "Crimes of the Heart," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15. Visit homecomingplayers.org or call (607) 272-0570.

Youth

Local

Books and Babies, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Art After School Program for Teens, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Registration required. Call (315) 673-3221.


TUESDAY, MAY 17

Special events

Local

Open Mic Night, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $2; snacks and beverages available. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Job Hunting Employment Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Free. Call (315) 253-3331.

National Alliance on Mental Illness Family Support Group, 6 to 7:30 p.m., second floor assembly room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Call (315) 255-7443.

Union Springs Village Board, 6 p.m., village meeting room, 26 Chapel St., Union Springs. Call (315) 889-7341.

Mentz Town Board, 7 p.m., Mentz Town Court, 14 Sponable Drive, Mentz. Call (315) 776-8692.

Montezuma Town Board, 7 p.m., Montezuma Town Hall, 8012 Dock St., Montezuma. Call (315) 776-8844.

Skaneateles Central School District, 7 p.m., district office, 45 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 291-2221.

Conquest Town Board, 7 p.m., municipal center, Fuller Road. Call (315) 776-4539.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., firehouse, Short Cut Road, Fair Haven.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and Bob Vanderhoof, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 18 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Recreation

Local

Crochet and Chat, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Knitting Circle, 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

DJ Trivia with Ken Paradise, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

National Trivia Association trivia night, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Buffalo Wild Wings, 1612 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Bring teams of up to 10. More than $100 in prizes awarded every week. Visit buffalowildwings.com.

Trivia Night, 8 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 554-8194.

Youth

Local

Story Hour, 9:30 a.m., Hazard Library, 2487 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge. Join Miss Lisa for stories, songs and crafts. Call (315) 364-7975.

Preschool Story Hour, 10 a.m., Lang Memorial Library, 2577 E. Main St., Cato. Free. Call (315) 626-2101.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Toddler Tuesday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., near Savannah Bank entrance, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Toddler nightclub and bounce house. No cover. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

Preschool Story Time & Activity: "Forest Tracks" by Dee Dee Duffy, 10:30 a.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 3 to 17, and free for members and children 2 and younger. Call (607) 272-0600.


WEDNESDAY, MAY 18

Special events

Local

Free Depression/Anxiety Screening, 3 to 5 p.m., Auburn High School, 250 Lake Ave., Auburn. Sponsored by the Auburn school district, Partnership for Results and NAMI of Cayuga County. Call (315) 255-7443.

Introduction to Genealogy Workshop with Amanda Perrine, 6:30 p.m., Marcellus Free Library, 32 Maple St., Marcellus. Registration appreciated. Call (315) 673-3221.

Talk: "The History of Fort Hill Cemetery," 7 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Local historian and author Lydia Rosell will discuss the history of the cemetery. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Ladies Night Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Regional

Hotel Syracuse Memories, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Onondaga Historical Museum, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Bring Hotel Syracuse photos and memories to become part of the community archives. Photos will be scanned or photographed, and then returned. Visit cnyhistory.org.

Talk: "Strategies for Successfully Managing Diabetes," 6 p.m., Club 86, Avenue E, Geneva. Admission $10 per person. Call (315) 787-4636 or visit flhealth.org/events.

Food

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $6; takeout available. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11:30 a.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Al-Anon, noon, The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter and John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-7091.

Cayuga County Water and Sewer Authority, 2 p.m., Hotaling Conference Room, 7413 County House Road, Auburn. Call (315) 252-0920.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly 0765 group meeting, 4 to 5 p.m., St. Nicholas Church basement, 30 Cross St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-9004.

Auburn Enlarged City School District, 5:15 p.m., administration building, 78 Thornton Ave., Auburn. Meeting for verification of vote. Call (315) 255-8835.

Friends of Seymour Library, 6 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 10 Prospect St., Auburn.

GriefShare, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Vineyard Church, 360 Grant Ave., Auburn. Call (315) 253-4969 or email andy@vineyardny.org.

Cayuga County Coin Club meeting, 6:30 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Current and prospective members welcome. Call (315) 255-6986.

Jordan-Elbridge Central School District, 7 p.m., Jordan-Elbridge High School library, 5721 Hamilton Road, Elbridge. Call (315) 689-3978.

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 to 9 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 112 South St., Auburn.

Moravia Town Board, 7:30 p.m., Moravia Town Hall, 139 Main St., Moravia. Call (315) 497-1972.

Aurora Village Board, 7:30 p.m., village office, 456 Main St., Aurora. Call (315) 364-7293.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2744 E. Brutus St., Weedsport.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Midlakes Methodist Church, 3703 Route 41A, New Hope. Closed meeting.

Music

Local

The Marauders, 6 to 9 p.m., CC's Tavern, 17 Columbus St., Auburn. Rock. No cover. Call (315) 253-6868.

Dave Hawthorn, 7 p.m., Kosta's Bar & Grill, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit kostasbarandgrill.com.

Recreation

Local

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games.

Trivia night, 7:30 p.m., Wayside Irish Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elbridge. Call (315) 689-0040.

Theater

Regional

"Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Tickets $18-$36. Visit syracusestage.org.

"Ragtime," 7:30 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $30. Visit theredhouse.org.

"Paloma," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. Tickets $15-$40. Call (607) 272-0570 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Preschool Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Free Library, 370 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to preschoolers and their families. Visit aurorafreelibrary.org or call (315) 364-8074.

Preschool Story Hour, 10:15 to 11 a.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

WANTED - books in good condition for the Book Sale. Donations accepted until May 27. The book sale will take place on: June 3: 4:00 to 7:00 pm ($5 early bird special), June 4: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, June 5: 1:00 to 5:00 pm.

 

 

Marcellus Free Library Summer Reading Program - FOR THE FUN OF IT! Read...imagine….create. June 27 through August 5. Registration begins Monday, May 30. For children in Preschool through Grade 5.