FRIDAY, DEC. 15

Special events

Local

Candlelight Tours, 6 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides will lead guests through the museum, decorated for a 19th century holiday, while telling stories about Seward Christmas traditions from the family's letters and diaries. Concludes with caroling around the 1872 Steinway piano. Cost $15; RSVPs required. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Food and drink

Local

Fish dinners, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Cost $9; takeout available. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn Unitarian Universalist Society, 607 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 96 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Paolo & Felice, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

The Perennials, 6:30 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Free and open to the public. 

Musica Spei: "Natus est Nobis: A Renaissance Christmas," 7:30 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-9545.

Tommy Connors, 8 to 10 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 554-8194.

Johnny Rage, 8 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-5997.

The Bitter Clingers, 9 p.m. to midnight, Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Dirt Road Ruckus, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Whiskey Boots, 192 State St., Auburn. Cover $5. Visit facebook.com/whiskeybootsauburn.

Regional

Jazz @ Sitrus: "A Charlie Brown Christmas" with The Karl Stabnau Quartet, 6 to 9 p.m., Sheraton Syracuse University, 801 University Ave., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Ronda Helene, 7 to 10 p.m., Amber Inn, 2424 Otisco Lake Road, Marietta. No cover. Call (315) 636-9982.

Hot Dogs & Gin, 7 to 10 p.m., Boathouse Beer Garden, 6128 Route 89, Romulus. No cover. Visit boathousebeergarden.com.

Symphoria Pops Series: "Holiday Wonder," 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $20 and up. Visit experiencesymphoria.org.

Recreation

Local

DIY Book Page Wreath, 6 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Oak Lounge Trivia, 7 to 10 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. No cover. Visit treleavenwines.com.

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

"Scrooge: The Musical," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre, Harlequin Productions and APT. Tickets $20 general admission, $15 seniors and students, $10 children 12 and younger. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"The Shepherds' Play," 7 p.m., Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts, 5 McLallen St., Trumansburg. Free and open to the public.

"I Do! I Do! A Musical About Marriage," 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $27-$32. Visit theredhouse.org.

Youth

Regional

Story time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, 7169 N. Main St., Ovid. Call (607) 869-3031.


SATURDAY, DEC. 16

Special events

Local

Jingle Around the Town 3K walk and 5K run, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Main Street, Fair Haven. Costumed fun run followed by holiday cheer at local shops. Registration $6-$15. Visit southshoreartisans.com.

Winter Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; DJ Toby, 1 to 6 p.m.; Grinch appearance, 3 to 5 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Holiday sale, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hospice of the Finger Lakes Thrift Shop & Boutique, Room Nos. 6 and 7, Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Visit hospiceofthefingerlakes.org.

Winter celebration event, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Winter stories, art activities and snowman games, as well as a reading of "The Frog That Brought a Human to School" by author Michelle DeOrio, and a book signing. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Cookies by the Pound Sale, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2 Chapel St., Seneca Falls. Cost $8 per pound.

Wreaths Across America ceremony, noon, The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Remembrance ceremony held by Dana L. West Jr.-Sr. High School students and the Cayuga Community College Criminal Justice Club in cooperation with Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 704. Featured speaker Gold Star Mother Lorie Schneider, chair of the Cpl. Kyle R. Schneider Foundation; Kyle was killed in action in 2011. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 776-5728 ext. 1157.

24th annual Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, juggling, horse-drawn carriage rides and appearances by Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Montezuma Raptor and Riesling Tour, 1 to 4 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Tour birding hotspots in a van, followed by tastings at Montezuma Winery. Cost $20; must be 21. Call (315) 365-3588.

Tales from the Rubenau Christmas Tree Farm, 2 p.m., CIViC Heritage History Center, Route 34, Cato. Presented by Elaine Rubenau Reich.

Imagination Celebration, 2 p.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Storytime with interactive activities for children 3 and 4 years old. Admission free and open to the public. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Candlelight Tours, 6 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides will lead guests through the museum, decorated for a 19th century holiday, while telling stories about Seward Christmas traditions from the family's letters and diaries. Concludes with caroling around the 1872 Steinway piano. Cost $15; RSVPs required. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Regional

Wreaths Across America event, noon, Onondaga County Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 4069 Howlett Hill Road, Syracuse. Free and open to the public. Visit wreathsacrossamerica.org.

Christmas open house, 1 to 3 p.m., Cortland County Historical Society, 25 Homer Ave., Cortland. Cookies, decor and more.

Film

Local

Barrel Room Movie Night: "Love Actually," 7 to 10 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Admission $7.50. Visit treleavenwines.com.

Food and drink

Local

Christmas cookie and candy sale, 9 a.m. to noon, First United Methodist Church, 8510 South St. Road, Port Byron. Cost $10 per pound. 

Christmas cookie sale, 9 a.m. to noon, United Church of Auburn, 77 Metcalf Drive, Auburn. Plates of cookies baked by women of the church, wrapped and ready for giving and sharing. Supports church's Samaritan Fund. Call (315) 252-4397.

Regional

Breakfast with Santa, 9 and 11 a.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. For pricing, visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 2 and 7:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Music

Local

Honky Tonk Hindooz, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. Eighth annual Auburn Jewelry Party. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Bob Piorun and Kristen Tegtmeyer, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Fifth annual singalong with Bob Sealey and dish-to-pass supper, 6 p.m., Auburn VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-5890.

My So Called Band, 8:15 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit atwalley.com.

Decree, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Tidal Wave Bar at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

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

Under the Gun, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Whiskey Boots, 192 State St., Auburn. Cover $5. Visit facebook.com/whiskeybootsauburn.

Regional

Symphoria Pops Series: "Holiday Wonder," 1:30 to 3:30 and 7:30 to 9 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Tickets $20 and up. Visit experiencesymphoria.org.

"A Charlie Brown Christmas with the Karl Stabnau Quartet," 2 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $15-$20; winter clothing donations appreciated. Visit cnyjazz.org or call (315) 479-5299.

"The Return of Buddy Holly," 2 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

A Fine Line, 6 to 9 p.m., Boathouse Beer Garden, 6128 Route 89, Romulus. No cover. Visit boathousebeergarden.com.

Square Pegs, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. No cover. Visit dellagoresort.com.

Two Hour Delay, 8 p.m., Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub, 300 W. Fayette St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit kittyhoynes.com.

Recreation

Local

History Book Club: "Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race," 11:30 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Theater

Local

"The Shepherds' Play," 7 p.m., Poplar Ridge Friends Meeting House, Poplar Ridge Road, Poplar Ridge. Free and open to the public.

"Scrooge: The Musical," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre, Harlequin Productions and APT. Tickets $20 general admission, $15 seniors and students, $10 children 12 and younger. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"Naughty or Nice" Rarely Done Productions holiday benefit, 7:30 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $30 and up. Visit rarelydone.org.

"I Do! I Do! A Musical About Marriage," 8 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $27-$32. Visit theredhouse.org.

Youth

Local

Chess Club, 1 to 4 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Youth Dungeons and Dragons Club, 2:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Sciencenter Showtime! 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, DEC. 17

Special events

Local

Winter Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

24th annual Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, juggling, horse-drawn carriage rides and appearances by Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Photos with Christmas tree, 1 to 4 p.m., Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. With hot cocoa and holiday cookies. Free and open to the public; no reservations necessary. Call (877) MIRBEAU.

Food and drink

Regional

Breakfast with Santa, 9 and 11 a.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. For pricing, visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m., Elks Lodge No. 474, 314 State St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 2 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Elbridge Village Hall, 2106 Main St., Elbridge.

Music

Local

"Advent Lessons and Carols" service, 10:30 a.m., United Ministry of Aurora, 370 Main St., Aurora. Traditional carols arranged by Hal Hopson and sung by the congregation and choir.

MasterWorks Chorale: "The Colors of Christmas," 4 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, free for ages 18 and younger. Visit masterworkscny.org.

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

Cortland Camerata Pre-Compline performance, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Music from the Renaissance and Middle Ages played by recorders and strings. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-9545.

Schola Gregoriana Weekly Compline for Advent, 8 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-9545.

Regional

Eileen Ivers: "Joyful Christmas," 8 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $28.50-$38.50. Visit thesmith.org.

Recreation

Local

Mindfulness meditation, 9 a.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $5. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. 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.

Regional

Onondaga Numismatic Association Coin & Currency Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maplewood Inn, 400 7th North St., Liverpool. Twenty-five dealers. Call (315) 461-9379.

Theater

Local

Children's Christmas musical, "It All Happened in the Country," 11 a.m., Harvest Field Baptist Church, Leader Road and Route 414, Seneca Falls. 

Christmas musical, 6 p.m., Auburn Alliance Church, 630 N. Seward Ave., Auburn.

Regional

"I Do! I Do! A Musical About Marriage," 2 p.m., The Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West St., Syracuse. Tickets $27-$32. Visit theredhouse.org.

Youth

Regional

Chemsations! chemistry demonstrations by local high-schoolers, 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.


MONDAY, DEC. 18

Special events

Local

Christmas Bird Count, Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. A 24-hour early winter bird census. Open to all volunteers. Call (315) 365-3588.

Film

Local

Movie Mondays: "Home Again," 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

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

Spartan Speakers Toastmasters meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. For people to hone speaking and leadership skills in a group setting. Visit 1588577.toastmastersclubs.org.

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.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

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

Youth

Local

Books and Babies, 10 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Drop-in Lego Club, 3 to 5 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

"Minecraft" Club, 4 to 5 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Bring your own device with "Pocket Edition." Call (315) 685-5135.


TUESDAY, DEC. 19

Special events

Local

Third Anniversary Party, 11:30 a.m. to close, Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Visit prisoncitybrewing.com.

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

Open Mic Night, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Signup begins at 7 p.m. Call (607) 749-4900 or email info@center4art.org.

Film

Local

Classic Film Tuesday: "Remember the Night," 1 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Meetings

Local

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

Cayuga County Industrial Development Agency annual meeting, noon, Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Our Families of Heroin Addiction, 6 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

No Longer Alone Nar-Anon, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Lakes Church, 138 E. 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.

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

Cayuga County Legislature: Ways & Means, 6 p.m., 160 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit cayugacounty.us.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles. 

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.

Sennett Town Board, 7 p.m., Sennett Town Hall, 6931 Cherry St. Road, Sennett. Call (315) 253-3712.

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

The Bob Piorun Music Ensemble, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Recreation

Local

Jane Austen Book Club: "Persuasion," noon; Jane Austen Crafternoon: Wooden spool ornaments, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571. 

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

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, former Jo-Ann Fabric, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Cost $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

Read More Book Club: A book featuring music or a musician, 7 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn.

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

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

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


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 20

Special events

Local

Open Mic Night with Moe Bauso, 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.

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

Food and drink

Local

Christmas Cookie Class, Mirbeau Inn & Spa, 851 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. For pricing, call (877) MIRBEAU.

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, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Cayuga County Water and Sewer Authority, 1 p.m., Hotaling Conference Room, 7413 County House Road, Auburn. Call (315) 252-0920.

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

Auburn Industrial Development Authority: Governance Committee, 4:30 p.m.; AIDA, 5 p.m., 2 State St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Cayuga Community College Board of Trustees, 6 p.m., Business Industry Center, 197 Franklin 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.

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 to 9 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

Aurora Village Board of Trustees, 7 p.m., firehouse meeting room, 456 Main St., Aurora. Call (315) 364-7293.

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

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

Town of Cato Zoning Board, 8 p.m., Cato Town Office, 11320 Short Cut Road, Cato. Call (315) 626-3223.

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

St. Mary's Choir rehearsal, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. New members welcome; no auditions or past experience required. Choir sings at 9:45 a.m. every Sunday. Call (315) 252-9545.

Regional

"Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree," 2 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Jazz at the Cavalier: Richard Crawley, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Recreation

Local

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

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

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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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

Karaoke and request night with DJ Bryan Throw, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

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.

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

Toddler Tango, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Music program for ages 1 to 3. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


THURSDAY, DEC. 21

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 11:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

Open house, all day, 3 Leaf Tea, 25 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Free samples and prize opportunities. Visit threeleaftea.com.

Candlelight Tours, 6 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides will lead guests through the museum, decorated for a 19th century holiday, while telling stories about Seward Christmas traditions from the family's letters and diaries. Concludes with caroling around the 1872 Steinway piano. Cost $15; RSVPs required. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Service of the Longest Night, 7 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Music, a message by the Rev. Patrick Heery, a small gift to take home and more. Call (315) 253-3331 or visit westminsterauburn.org.

Regional

The Laughing Vine Comedy Night, 7 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Food and drink

Local

Supper Special, 5 to 7 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $6. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Cayuga County Community Service Board: Mental Health Subcommittee, noon, Mental Health Center, 146 North St., Auburn. Visit cayugacounty.us.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Caregiver Support Group, 4:30 p.m., Christ United Methodist Church, 36 Church St., Moravia. Free. Call (315) 253-1104.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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.

Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES, 6 p.m., Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES board room, 1879 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 253-0361.

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

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles.

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

Music

Local

Port Byron Band, 10 a.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Stevie Tombstone, 7 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit atwalley.com.

Regional

Port Byron Jazz Band and Choir, noon to 1 p.m., Destiny USA Canyon Area, 9090 Destiny USA Drive, Syracuse. No cover. Visit destinyusa.com.

Recreation

Local

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

Mindfulness Meditation, 6 to 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Trivia night, 6:30 p.m., The Copper Pig BBQ & Taproom, 10 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Visit copperpig.net.

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

Karaoke with Darick Allen, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Youth

Local

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


FRIDAY, DEC. 22

Special events

Local

Candlelight Tours, 6 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides will lead guests through the museum, decorated for a 19th century holiday, while telling stories about Seward Christmas traditions from the family's letters and diaries. Concludes with caroling around the 1872 Steinway piano. Cost $15; RSVPs required. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Food and drink

Local

Free family dinner, 4 to 6 p.m., Federated Church of Port Byron, Route 38 and Tex Pultz Parkway, Port Byron. Delivery available to those with illness or similar circumstances. Repeats every fourth Friday. Call (315) 776-5006.

Fish dinners, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Cost $9; takeout available. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn Unitarian Universalist Society, 607 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 96 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Barrel Room Winter Music Series: Richman and the Poorboys, 6 to 9 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. No cover. Visit treleavenwines.com.

Paolo & Felice, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Kevin Barrigar and Dusty Pas'cal and friends, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Borodino Hall Community Center, 1861 E. Lake Road, Skaneateles. Tickets $10; portion of proceeds supports renovations of Borodino Grange.

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

Prison City Rockers, 8 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-5997.

No Filter, 8 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit atwalley.com.

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

Regional

Prime Time Horns, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. No cover. Visit dellagoresort.com.

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.

Youth

Regional

Story time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, 7169 N. Main St., Ovid. Call (607) 869-3031.


SATURDAY, DEC. 23

Special events

Local

24th annual Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, juggling, horse-drawn carriage rides and appearances by Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Living Nativity, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Alliance Church, 630 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. Drive-thru scenes of the first Christmas with more than 50 live actors and singers, and live calves, horses, sheep, goats and alpacas. Call (315) 253-2650.

Candlelight Tours, 6 to 8 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides will lead guests through the museum, decorated for a 19th century holiday, while telling stories about Seward Christmas traditions from the family's letters and diaries. Concludes with caroling around the 1872 Steinway piano. Cost $15; RSVPs required. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Film

Local

"The Polar Express," 10:30 a.m., Track Cinema, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Tickets 25 cents. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 2 and 7:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Music

Local

Brig Juice Holiday Brass Ensemble, 2 to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Bob Piorun and the Swing Kats, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Bad JuJu, 8:15 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit atwalley.com.

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

Str8 On and ugly sweater Christmas party, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Tidal Wave Bar at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

Chief Big Way, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Whiskey Boots, 192 State St., Auburn. Cover $5. Visit facebook.com/whiskeybootsauburn.

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

Regional

Vietnamese show, 10:30 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Youth

Local

Sciencenter Showtime! Chemistry of a Candle, 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, DEC. 24

(Note: Regularly scheduled events may not be taking place due to Christmas holiday.)

Special events

Local

Christmas breakfast and cantata, "O' Little Town of Bethlehem," 11 a.m., Harvest Field Baptist Church, Leader Road and Route 414, Seneca Falls.

24th annual Dickens Christmas, noon to 2:30 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, juggling, horse-drawn carriage rides and appearances by Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Film

Local

"The Polar Express," 10:30 a.m., Track Cinema, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Tickets 25 cents. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m., Elks Lodge No. 474, 314 State St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 2 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Elbridge Village Hall, 2106 Main St., Elbridge.

Music

Local

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

Christmas Eve candlelight service with cantata "Joy to the World," 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 11 Queens St., Lyons. Call (315) 946-4723.

Recreation

Local

Mindfulness meditation, 9 a.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $5. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. 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.


MONDAY, DEC. 25

(Note: Regularly scheduled events may not be taking place due to Christmas holiday.)

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.


TUESDAY, DEC. 26

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

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

Open Mic Night, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Signup begins at 7 p.m. Call (607) 749-4900 or email info@center4art.org.

Film

Local

Classic Film Tuesday: "The Shop Around the Corner," 1 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Cayuga County Legislature, 5:30 p.m., Cayuga County Office Building, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-1308.

Our Families of Heroin Addiction, 6 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

No Longer Alone Nar-Anon, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Lakes Church, 138 E. Genesee St., Auburn.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles. 

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

Multiple Sclerosis Resources of CNY monthly support group, 7 p.m., conference room, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 438-4790.

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.

Skaneateles Lions Club, 7 p.m., Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Visit skanlions.com.

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

Music

Local

The Bob Piorun Music Ensemble, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 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.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, former Jo-Ann Fabric, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Cost $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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

Marshmallow igloo building, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Supplies provided. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 27

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

Blood drive, noon to 6 p.m., Lowe's, 299 Grant Ave., Auburn. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

Open Mic Night with Moe Bauso, 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.

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

Film

Local

"Cars 3," 10:30 a.m.; Senior Cinema: "Believe," 1 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Movie and popcorn: "Despicable Me 3," 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Food and drink

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, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South 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.

Aurora Planning Board, 7 p.m., firehouse meeting room, 456 Main St., Aurora. Call (315) 364-7293.

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

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 to 9 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

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

St. Mary's Choir rehearsal, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. New members welcome; no auditions or past experience required. Choir sings at 9:45 a.m. every Sunday. Call (315) 252-9545.

"Fleetwood Mac Mania," 2 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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

Karaoke and request night with DJ Bryan Throw, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Regional

Animal science club, 6 p.m., Cornell Cooperative Extension of Seneca County, Main Street Shop Centre, Waterloo. Email smc226@cornell.edu.

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.

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


THURSDAY, DEC. 28

Special events

Local

New Year's Bingo, 11:30 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Regional

The Laughing Vine Comedy Night, 7 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Food and drink

Local

Supper Special, 5 to 7 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $6. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Cayuga County Community Service Board, noon, Mental Health Center, 146 North St., Auburn. Visit cayugacounty.us.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alzheimer's Association Support Group, 2 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles. Call (315) 436-1575.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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.

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles.

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

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

Music

Local

Moon Rabbit, 6 to 8 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Recreation

Local

Karaoke, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Trivia night, 6:30 p.m., The Copper Pig BBQ & Taproom, 10 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Visit copperpig.net.

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

Karaoke with Darick Allen, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Youth

Local

Snow Slime Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Materials provided. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


FRIDAY, DEC. 29

Special events

Local

Comedian Frank Caliendo, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Hope After Stroke support group, 2 to 3 p.m., Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Free and open to the public; light refreshments provided. Visit auburnhospital.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Auburn Unitarian Universalist Society, 607 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. 

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 96 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Paolo & Felice, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Johnny and Lonnie, 8 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-5997.

Joe Whiting Band, 8 to 11 p.m., Whiskey Boots, 192 State St., Auburn. No cover. Visit facebook.com/whiskeybootsauburn.

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

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

Regional

Ronda Helene, 7 to 10 p.m., American Legion Post 418, 9 Oswego River Road, Phoenix. No cover. 

Recreation

Local

Oak Lounge Trivia, 7 to 10 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. No cover. Visit treleavenwines.com.

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.

Youth

Local

Games Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Board Games, Nintendo Switch and more. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Story time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, 7169 N. Main St., Ovid. Call (607) 869-3031.


SATURDAY, DEC. 30

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 2 and 7:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Music

Local

Barrel Room Winter Music Series: The Ampersand Project, 6 to 9 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. No cover. Visit treleavenwines.com.

A Cast of Thousands, 9 p.m. to midnight, Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

"The Spirit of Johnny Cash," 2 p.m.; Country Jam, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.


SUNDAY, DEC. 31

(Note: Regularly scheduled events may not be taking place due to New Year's Day holiday.)

Special events 

Local

Year's End Hike, 1 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. Free and open to the public; snowshoes available if needed. Call (315) 947-6143.

New Year's Eve party with music by The Silhouettes, 9:30 to 12:30 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. With hats, noisemakers, food and drinks. Call (315) 253-5890.

Regional

"Dancin' Thru the Decades" New Year's Eve party, 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. A different decade of music each hour. Admission $10-$15. Visit cortlandrep.org.

Food and drink

Local

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Port Byron Fire Department, 52 Utica St., Port Byron. Cost $6 adults, $5 seniors and children 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5, $20 families of four.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m., Elks Lodge No. 474, 314 State St., Auburn.

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 2 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Elbridge Village Hall, 2106 Main St., Elbridge.

Music

Local

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

Bob Piorun and the Swing Kats, 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Osteria Salina, 20 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Bob Sealy, 8 p.m. to midnight, Auburn Moose Lodge, 83 Wall St., Auburn. No cover. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

The Primates, 9 p.m. to midnight, Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. New Year's Eve party. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Sloppy Joes, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Tidal Wave Bar at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. New Year's Eve party. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

Motley Crouton, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Whiskey Boots, 192 State St., Auburn. New Year's Eve party. Cover $5. Visit facebook.com/whiskeybootsauburn.

Regional

Ruby Shooz, 4 p.m.; The Midtown Men, 8 p.m.; Ruby Shooz, 11 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. No cover. Visit dellagoresort.com.

Recreation

Local

Mindfulness meditation, 9 a.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $5. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. 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.


MONDAY, JAN. 1

(Note: Regularly scheduled events may not be taking place due to New Year's Day holiday.)

Special events

Local

Third annual Skaneateles Lions Club Resolution Run, 11 a.m., Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. A 5K run or 1.5-mile walk, followed by chili and refreshments at the Sherwood. Supports Lions Club causes. Visit skanlions.com.

New Year's Day appreciation event, 1 to 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-5890.

Meetings

Local

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

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

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

Spartan Speakers Toastmasters meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. For people to hone speaking and leadership skills in a group setting. Visit 1588577.toastmastersclubs.org.

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 26 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Music

Local

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

Recreation

Local

Bingo, 7 p.m., Schrader Hall, St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. Call (315) 252-9545.

Youth

Local

Books and Babies, 10 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

"Minecraft" Club, 4 to 5 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Bring your own device with "Pocket Edition." Call (315) 685-5135.


TUESDAY, JAN. 2

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.

Regional

Open Mic Night, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Signup begins at 7 p.m. Call (607) 749-4900 or email info@center4art.org.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South St., Auburn.

Our Families of Heroin Addiction, 6 p.m., Center for Wellness, 1 Hoffman St., Auburn.

No Longer Alone Nar-Anon, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Lakes Church, 138 E. 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.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous (women), 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles. 

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.

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

Music

Local

The Bob Piorun Music Ensemble, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 20 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.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, former Jo-Ann Fabric, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Cost $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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


WEDNESDAY, JAN. 3 

Special events

Local

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

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

Food and drink

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, noon, St. Mary's of the Lake Church, 81 Jordan St., Skaneateles.

Cayuga County Community Service Board: OASAS Subcommittee, noon, Unity House of Cayuga County, 34 Wright Ave., Auburn. Visit cayugacounty.us.

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 12 South 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.

Aurora Community Preservation Panel, 7 p.m., firehouse meeting room, 456 Main St., Aurora. Call (315) 364-7293.

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

Owasco Watershed Lake Association, 7 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Visit owla.org.

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., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn.

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

St. Mary's Choir rehearsal, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. New members welcome; no auditions or past experience required. Choir sings at 9:45 a.m. every Sunday. Call (315) 252-9545.

Karaoke and request night with DJ Bryan Throw, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Auburn Ale House, 288 W. Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-2337.

Regional

Jazz at the Plaza: Dave Solazzo, noon, Le Moyne Plaza, 1135 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

"Captain Fantastic: Elton John," 2 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Recreation

Local

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

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. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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.

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.

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

Toddler Tango, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Music program for ages 1 to 3. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.