SATURDAY, OCT. 19

Special events

Local

National Allies for Parents in Special Education second annual conference, all day, Holiday Inn, 75 North St., Auburn. Theme: "Leveling the Playing Field." For registration information, visit spedparentallies.com.

Craft show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Federated Church of Port Byron, Route 38 and Tex Pultz Parkway, Port Byron. Decorations and gifts for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas, hats, clothes, quilted items and more. Light lunch available. Call (315) 776-5006.

New York State African Violet Society 66th Annual Show: "A Violet Jabberwocky," 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 74 State St., Auburn. Visit newyorkstateavs.com.

Downtown Auburn Saturday Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, 25 South St., Auburn. Music by Mo and the Soul Show from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Jeff the Magic Man from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Free and open to the public. Visit auburndowntown.org or call (315) 252-7874.

Friends of Hospice Thrift Shop & Boutique Autumn Sale, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Room Nos. 6 and 7, Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Supports hospice and palliative care services in the community. Call (315) 255-2733 ext. 413.

Leaf Peeper Trail and Sterling Art Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fair Haven and Sterling. Visit all stops on the trail to sample products, view work and enter to win a gift basket. For full list of participating locations, visit fairhavenarts.org.

Migration talk and guided tour, 10 a.m., Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, 3395 Routes 5 and 20, Seneca Falls. Hosted by Seymour Library. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Old-Fashioned Halloween, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ward W. O'Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum and Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center, 6880 E. Lake Road, Owasco. Trick-or-treating from 11:30 a.m. to noon and 2 to 2:30 p.m., costume parades at 12:30 and 3 p.m. with prizes, pumpkin carving from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., horse and wagon rides, Model T rides, refreshments, music, tours and more. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-7644.

Fall Fest, 10 a.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. Bloody Mary bar and children's activities until 1 p.m., stein hosting contest and music by No Filter at 2:30 p.m. and Faded Vinyl at 7 p.m. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang, make an owl mask and ring toss game for prizes. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Fright Night Mansion, 1 to 3 p.m. (children's matinee) and 6 to 10 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. A.P.E. Productions haunted attraction. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Gobble 'n' Go IV, 1 to 5 p.m., downtown Auburn. Restaurant crawl at several participating venues, with food for sampling and drink specials. Last stop is Knights of Columbus, with dinner buffet from 4:30 to 6 p.m., door prizes and a 50/50 drawing. Tickets $30; supports Auburn Education Foundation. Visit auburnedfoundation.org.

Monster Mash Dance Party, 1 to 3 p.m., center court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Costumes encouraged. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

History of astronomy lecture, 2 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Presented by SUNY Geneseo astrophysics student Tyler Beagle, a member of the Syracuse Astronomical Society and CNY Observers. No registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

Owasco Lake Fall Craft Beer Festival, 3 to 8 p.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming. Cigars, local and regional breweries and cideries, live music by Seein' Double and Petty Thieves, food from Springside Inn and Octane Social House, and more. Tickets $25-$30. Visit facebook.com/octanesocialhouse.

Haunted hayrides: no scare, 4 to 7 p.m; Full scare, 7 to 9 p.m., Bailiwick Market & Cafe, 441 Route 5. Elbridge. Cost $5 per person, $15 for groups of four, cash only. Full scare rides not recommended for children younger than 8. Supports Jordan Scout Troop 57. Call (315) 277-5632.

Happy Owl-ween, 6 to 8 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Live owl display and presentation, followed by a hike to explore night sights and sounds. Cost $5 children, $10 adults, $25 families. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Masquerade 2019 fundraiser for Seneca Housing's Veterans Housing Project, 7 to 11 p.m., Seneca Falls Country Club, 2790 Route 89, Seneca Falls. Beverages, hors d'oeuvres and dessert, music by Night Train, live and silent auctions, raffles, 50/50 and more. Costumes encouraged, with prizes for best dressed. For ticket information, visit senecahousinginc.org/masquerade.

"Emerging Visions: A Female Film Celebration," 7:30 p.m., Morgan Opera House, 370 Main St., Aurora. Presented by Aurora Free Library, a screening of short films by new and rising women filmmakers followed by a question-and-answer session. Submissions being accepted through Oct. 12. Free and open to the public; donations appreciated. Email eeaster@aurorafreelibrary.org or call (315) 364-8074.

Public Ghost Hunt with Upstate Supernatural, 9 p.m. to midnight, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Cost $30 per person. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Regional

CNY Reining Horse Association Fall Classic, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum; Annual Ski Swap & New Ski Sale, 10 a.m., Horticulture Building; Syracuse Vegfest, 10 a.m., Science & Industry Building; Fall Country Folk Art Craft Show, 10 a.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Pop Warner cheerleading, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., SRC Arena and Events Center at Onondaga Community College, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse. Visit sunyocc.edu.

Zoo Boo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. Halloween games and activities, fortune teller, potion demonstrations, photo ops and more. Admission $8 per child plus regular zoo admission. Visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

Fall Fling Benefit for veterans with PTSD, 3 to 6 p.m., Crazy Daisies Flower Garden, 4695 Kasson Road, Syracuse. Wine tasting, awards and more. Visit smarthealth4u.org/events.

Mason Winfield's Haunted History Ghost Walks, 7 p.m., Wayne County Courthouse, 54 Broad St., Lyons. Tickets $5-$10. Visit waynehistory.org.

Film

Local

Saturday Movie Matinee, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Food and drink

Local

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m., Scipio Fire Department, 3550 Route 34, Scipio. Cost $9; supports Southern Cayuga Soccer Club and the fire department. Reservations suggested. Call (315) 364-8922.

Free community dinner, 4 to 6:30 p.m., St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 4264 Jordan Road, Mottville. Chicken and biscuits, salad, desserts and more.

Roast pork dinner, 5 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 8510 South St. Road, Port Byron. Cost $12 adults, $11 seniors, $5 children 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5.

Meetings

Local

Refresh women's group, 10 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 17 William St., Auburn. Visit westminsterpresbyterian.org.

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

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

Music

Local

Connie Patti and Jim Van Arsdale, 2 to 4:30 p.m.; Rebecca and the Soul Shakers, 9 p.m. to midnight, Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Frankie Wheeler, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Guitar concert: Warren Nicholson, 7:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

Bob Piorun and Susan Palmer-Schell, 7 to 10 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, Genesee Center, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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

Regional

Terrorbyte, Dramascream and more, 7:30 p.m., Lost Horizon, 5863 Thompson Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Oswego Music Hall: Jonathan Byrd and the Pickup Cowboys, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $13-$33. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Lake Street Dive, 8 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Three Dog Night, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. Sold out. Visit dellagoresort.com.

Almost Queen (tribute), 8 p.m., Westcott Theatre, 524 Westcott St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

History Book Club: "Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller," 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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

Watercolor resist painting class, 1 to 4 p.m., Seneca County Arts Council Artwork Gallery, 109 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Cost $30. Email rnelson33@rochester.rr.com.

Theater

Regional

"Assisted Living: The Musical," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

"Sister's Back to School Catechism: The Holy Ghost and Other Terrifying Tales," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Tickets $25. Visit cortlandrep.org.

"Twelve Angry Men," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

Ithaca Ballet presents "Cinderella," 7:30 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Youth

Local

Silly Songs and Stories, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

Free bounce house, 1 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.


SUNDAY, OCT. 20

Special events

Local

National Allies for Parents in Special Education second annual conference, all day, Holiday Inn, 75 North St., Auburn. Theme: "Leveling the Playing Field." For registration information, visit spedparentallies.com.

62nd annual Turkey Shoot, 10 a.m., Falcon Sportsmen Club, 2947 Turnpike Road, Sennett. Trap, slug and across-the-pond shooting, plus food, beverages and raffles. Winners will receive a turkey but shooting not required to win one. Open to the public.

Leaf Peeper Trail and Sterling Art Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fair Haven and Sterling; Sterling Art Show artists reception, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Fair Haven Arts Center, 562 Main St., Fair Haven. Visit all stops on the trail to sample products, view work and enter to win a gift basket. For full list of participating locations, visit fairhavenarts.org.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang, make an owl mask and ring toss game for prizes. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Fright Night Mansion, 1 to 5 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. A.P.E. Productions haunted attraction. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Presentation: "The Loomis Gang" by Sue Greenhagen, village of Morrisville historian, 1:30 p.m., Rural Life Museum, 920 Route 34B, King Ferry. Greenhagen will give the living istory of one of the most notorious crime families in central New York as told by William F. Bonney, a 19th century sheriff of Madison County. Donations appreciated. To RSVP, call (315) 364-8202.

Third annual Celebration of Life, 2 to 4 p.m., Port Byron United Methodist Church, 8510 South St. Road, Port Byron. Honoring residents turning 90 or older. Call (315) 776-4037.

"The Energy Expert's Home," a geothermal, solar and electric vehicle open house, 2 to 4:30 p.m., Manning residence, 106 Eastwood Ave., Auburn. Email lindsay@allianceforagreeneconomy.org.

Jerome Durr presents "The Restoration of Historic Lead Windows," 4 p.m., Howland Stone Store Museum, 2956 Route 34B, Sherwood. Durr, who restored the diamond panel windows at Opendore, has also worked on St. Matthew's in Moravia and Willard Memorial Chapel. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 364-5587.

Regional

CNY Reining Horse Association Fall Classic, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum; Fall Country Folk Art Craft Show, 10 a.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress; Annual Ski Swap & New Ski Sale, noon, Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Zoo Boo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. Halloween games and activities, fortune teller, potion demonstrations, photo ops and more. Admission $8 per child plus regular zoo admission. Visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

28th annual Ms. Orange Fan Luncheon, 10:30 a.m., Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. Player auction, dining with the Syracuse University men's basketball team and coaching staff, autographs and photo opportunities, a silent auction, raffles and more. Supports Make-a-Wish Central New York. For ticket information, visit cny.wish.org or call (315) 475-WISH.

Film

Regional

Irish Film Series with Dr. James MacKillop: "Shake Hands with the Devil," 2 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $10. Email cnychapteriaci@gmail.com.

Food and drink

Local

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m., Auburn Elks Lodge No. 474, State and York streets, Auburn. Last barbecue of the year. Cost $10 dinners, $7 halves. Limited delivery available. Call (315) 252-4351.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

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

"A Celebration of Country Music" with Grammy winner John McEuen and the String Wizards, 5 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $28. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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

Paella on the Patio: Bob & Dee, 1 to 5 p.m., Toro Run Winery, 3050 Swick Road, Ovid. Visit tororunwinery.com.

Bound for Glory: Mara Levine and Gathering Time, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.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.

Theater

Regional

"Assisted Living: The Musical," 2 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Syracuse Opera: "Cosi fan tutte," 2 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracuseopera.org.

"Twelve Angry Men," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

Ithaca Ballet presents "Cinderella," 3 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, OCT. 21

Special events

Local

Sustainability Perspectives Series: Monica Touesnard presents "Purpose-Led Careers: Fact or Fiction?" 12:20 to 1:20 p.m., de Witt Lecture Room, Zabriskie Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu

Cultural Speaker Series: "The Evening on the Erie Canal" with Jon Anderson and Merry Mischief, 4 to 5 p.m., Student Lounge, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Stories and songs about the history and legends of the Erie Canal in Cayuga County. Admission $5 public, free for students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Census informational session, 6 to 8 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Learn about job opportunities with a representative of the U.S. Census Bureau. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Reading and discussion series: "Lincoln in the Civil War," 6 p.m., Onondaga Historical Society, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse. A Humanities New York Series that will continue for three more sessions. Free and open to the public; preregistration required. Visit humanitiesny.org or cnyhistory.org.

Monday Night Seminar: "A Walk in the Woods: A Half-Century of Bird Discoveries at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest," 7:30 p.m., Cornell Lab of Ornithology auditorium, 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Email cornellbirds@cornell.edu.

Film

Local

Movie Monday, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Power of Protest Film Series: "Freedom Riders," 6:30 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission free and open to the public; donations welcome. Call (315) 253-8051.

Food and drink

Local

Cookbook Club: Oktoberfest, 6:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Potluck-style meal; share the recipe that inspired your dish. Registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

Southern Cayuga Garden Club Harvest Dinner, 6:30 p.m., Scipioville Presbyterian Church, Route 34B, Scipioville. Bring a dish to pass and table service.

Meetings

Local

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.

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

Men's Catholic Bible study, 6:30 p.m., food court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 246-7021.

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

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.

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

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

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

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

Regional

Diabetes support group, noon to 1 p.m., Diabetes Care Center, 196 North St., Geneva. No registration required. Call (315) 787-4006.

Death by Drug Overdose Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Hope for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Recreation

Local

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Swaby's Tavern, 6 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-5400.

Youth

Local

Science with Outdoor Life Learners: Games, investigations and hands-on activities, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

"Minecraft" after-school party, 4 to 5 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


TUESDAY, OCT. 22

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

Hometown History Series: Jim Kennard presents "Shipwrecks of Lake Ontario," 2 to 3 p.m., Cayuga Community College, Fulton campus, 11 River Glen Drive, Fulton. Free and open to the public. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

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

Sustainability Film Series: "A Fierce Green Fire," 7 to 9 p.m., de Witt Lecture Room, Zabriskie Hall 106, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu

Meetings

Local

Caregiver support group, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Cayuga Counseling Services, fourth floor, 17 E. Genesee St., Auburn. For those who have a child with difficulties at school, in the community or at home and want to share their experiences.

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

Coffee and Conversation, 11 a.m. to noon, ARISE, 21 Lincoln St., Auburn. Learn about ARISE programs and services; open to adults with any type of disability. Call (315) 255-3447 or visit ariseinc.org.

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.

Seymour Public Library District Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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.

Cayuga County Legislature, 6 p.m., Cayuga County Office Building, 160 Genesee St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-1308.

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., Business Center, 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 (women), 7 p.m., Grace Chapel, 1674 Route 20, Skaneateles. 

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

Regional

Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., St. Luke Health Service, 299 E. River Road, Oswego. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and company, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Music

Regional

GHOST, 7:30 p.m., War Memorial Arena at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

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

The Hooks and Needles Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 406-3751 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

Theater

Regional

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Twelve Angry Men," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

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.

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

Little Wigglers toddler storytime, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Literary Legos, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Regional

Storytime yoga, 6 to 6:30 p.m., Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E. Main St., Trumansburg. For ages 3-8 and their grown-ups. Call (607) 387-5623.


WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

Montezuma Birding Van Tour, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $8 children, $15 adults, $40 families; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

PowerPoint presentation on "The Shroud of Turin" by Frank Netti, 6 p.m., St. Patrick Church, 28 N. Main St., Jordan. Netti, of Auburn, spent a year researching and compiling the presentation on the burial cloth of Jesus Christ. Free and open to the public; refreshments will be served afterward. Call (315) 689-6240 ext. 111.

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.

Yale professor Dr. Gustave Davis presents "An Unhealthy History? Dr. Theodore Dimon and the Rise of Victorian Medicine," 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Dimon was the doctor and personal friend of William H. Seward and a medical pioneer in central New York with a practice in Auburn. Admission $10 museum members, $15 nonmembers. Call (315) 253-8051.

Master Class Series: "Climate Change: A Discussion for Central New York," 7:30 p.m., St. James' Episcopal Church parish hall, 96 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Panel of local experts will discuss harmful algal blooms, fossil fuel use, changing weather patterns and rising sea levels. Suggested donation $10. Email jagilly@outlook.com.

Regional

HITS Indoor Championship, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Civil War roundtable discussion, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, 7169 Main St., Ovid. Free and open to the public; bringing Civil War artifacts to show welcome. Visit ovidlibrary.org or call (607) 869-3031.

Food and drink

Local

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

Regional

Fall Preservation Workshop Series: Meat Canning, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Cornell Cooperative Extension of Seneca County, third floor, Main Street Shop Centre, Waterloo. Cost $15 per person. Visit senecacountycce.org.

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 & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

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

Christmas luncheon planning meeting, 2 p.m., Ancient Order of Hibernians, 79 Van Anden St., Auburn. Party taking place at 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Sunset Restaurant. Call (315) 252-3712.

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

Bariatric weight-loss surgery Q&A and support group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., second-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Visit fingerlakesbariatrics.com.

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

Nar-Anon, 7 to 8 p.m., 111 Fall St., Seneca Falls. 

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.

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.

Regional

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

Survivors of a Loved One's Suicide Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Hope for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

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

Live music, 5 to 9 p.m., Ventosa Vineyards, 3440 Route 96A, Geneva. Reservations recommended. Call (315) 719-0000.

Jazz at the Cavalier: Andrea Miceli and friends, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Wizard Fest, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

Read More Book Club: A ghost story, 7 p.m., Panera Bread, 6 Plaza Drive, Sennett. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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 p.m., Sheps Brewing, 132 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit shepsbrewing.com.

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

Theater

Regional

"Twelve Angry Men," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Baby Bounce & Rhyme, 9:15 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

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.

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.

"The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls" book chat and activities, 6:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. For ages 10-14; registration required. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


THURSDAY, OCT. 24

Special events

Local

Workshop on making business websites compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Cost $15; registration required by Oct. 22. Email gillian@tourcayuga.com or call (315) 255-1658.

National Wear Purple Day rally, noon, Cayuga County Courthouse, 152 Genesee St., Auburn. Remarks about impact of domestic violence in the community. Free and open to the public; wearing purple encouraged. Hosted by CAP Cayuga/Seneca. Visit caphelps.org.

SCORE business counseling, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Free and confidential counseling and access to resources. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

"word, revisited: Melissa Tuckey," 6 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Presentation and open mic period. Admission $3. Visit cayugamuseum.org/word-revisited.

Showcase of photography by Elizabeth Patton, 6 to 8 p.m., The Framing Studio II, 109 South St., Elbridge. With light refreshments. Call (315) 476-8184 or visit facebook.com/framingstudioii.

Cayuga Area College Night, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Auburn High School, 250 Lake Ave., Auburn. Co-sponsored by the school counseling department and the Cayuga Counselors' Association. Approximately 80 representatives from four-year private and public colleges, two-year private and public colleges, nonprofit and government agencies, and the military. Also includes presentations on financial aid, disability services and college athletic eligibility. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 255-8311.

Fright Night Mansion, 6 to 10 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. A.P.E. Productions haunted attraction. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

The Healing Muse issue launch party, 7 p.m., Art Exhibit Room, Macmillan Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Release of the 19th issue of the journal of literary and visual art published by SUNY Upstate's Center for Bioethics and Humanities. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu.

Regional

HITS Indoor Championship, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Student exhibition "Care, Crisis, Climate and Debt" opens, 4:30 p.m., Old Main Colloquium, SUNY Cortland, Cortland. Visit cortland.edu.

Saint Agatha Foundation "The Promise Continues" gala, 5:30 p.m., Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse. Supports the breast cancer support foundation. For ticket information, visit saintagathafoundation.org.

Storytelling of Sherlock Holmes, 6 p.m., Waterloo Library & Historical Society, 31 E. Williams St., Waterloo. Featuring mother-daughter storytellers StoriesGalorious. Call (315) 539-3313.

Film

Local

Thriller Thursday, 7 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

"Alternate Histories with Experimental Animator Kelly Sears," 7 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit cinema.cornell.edu.

Food and drink

Local

Pierogi sale preorder, 7 a.m. to noon, St. Hyacinth Church, Pulaski Street, Auburn. Cost $9 per dozen. To preorder, call (315) 252-9547. Pickup takes place 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the following Friday.

Meetings

Local

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.

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

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.

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.

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

Music

Local

Marc Ryan, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Miller's Son, 7 to 10 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Cornell Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$17. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

Casey Crosby, 7:30 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit cnyjazz.org.

Of Montreal, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

Mindfulness meditation, 1 to 1:30 p.m., ARISE, 21 Lincoln St., Auburn. Open to adults with any type of disability. Visit ariseinc.org.

Yoga at the Library, 3 to 4 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Drifters on Owasco, 2846 Fire Lane 1, Moravia. Call (315) 497-1055.

Theater

Local

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Regional

"Twelve Angry Men," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

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

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

Spooky Cook-a-Book, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Share a story and make a themed snack. Preregistration required. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Lego Club, 6:30 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.


FRIDAY, OCT. 25

Special events

Local

Science Colloquium: Sarah Ingersoll Murphy presents "Tackling Food Waste by Reducing Microbial Food Spoilage," 12:25 p.m., Room 209, Stratton Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu.

Pumpkin Patch Open House, 5 to 7 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Decorate a pumpkin to display, with face painting, cookie decorating, cider and doughnut holes, new fall books and more. Pumpkin pickup begins Oct. 17, pumpkins due back by 9 p.m. Oct. 23. Call (315) 834-6222.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, 5 to 7 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang and decorate a Jack-o-lantern or Halloween cat sign. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Opening reception, "Abandoned" themed art show, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Seneca County Arts Council Artworks Gallery, 109 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Show continues through Nov. 22. Call (315) 568-6137.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Fright Night Mansion, 6 to 10 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. A.P.E. Productions haunted attraction. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Haunted hayrides, 7 to 9 p.m., Bailiwick Market & Cafe, 441 Route 5. Elbridge. Cost $5 per person, $15 for groups of four, cash only. Not recommended for children younger than 8. Supports Jordan Scout Troop 57. Call (315) 277-5632.

Haüs of Wonders drag show, 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $8. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

HITS Indoor Championship, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Haunted Jail/Blood Curdling Barn, 6 to 9 p.m., Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. Admission $7 at the door. Visit waynehistory.org.

Artist reception: "When the Wind Comes Right Behind the Rain," 6 p.m., Point of Contact Gallery, 350 W. Fayette St., Syracuse. Exhibit continues through Dec. 6. Visit puntopoint.org.

Sebastian Maniscalco, 7 and 9:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Glamour, Glitz & Goblins Gala, 7 p.m. to midnight, Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Cocktails, dinner, dancing and more; costumes encouraged. Supports Women's Opportunity Center of Syracuse. For ticket information, visit womensopportunity.org.

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

Film

Local

Family Movie Night, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Friday Film, 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. A museum realizes he's the only person who remembers The Beatles. No registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

Food and drink

Local

Fish dinners, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Cost $11; takeout available. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

Sirloin burger night, 5 to 7 p.m., Auburn Elks Lodge No. 474, corner of State and York streets, Auburn. Takeout available. For members and guests. Supports Elks community activities. Call (315) 252-4351. 

Meetings

Local

Support group for the blind and visually impaired, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Nucor Room, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Call (315) 422-7263 or (315) 730-6845.

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

Al-Anon, noon, The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

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

Hope After Stroke support group, 2 to 3 p.m., conference room at VA clinic, 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

Walker Hayes, 7 p.m. (doors), Kegs Canal Side, 7 N. Hamilton St., Jordan. Tickets $25. Visit kegscanalside.net.

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

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

Regional

Oswego Music Hall: The Hook Songwriter Series featuring Mark Wahl, Steve Watson and Taylor Ricks, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $15-$18. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

The Jazz Ensembles from Cornell University present: "Mythology, Folklore and Freedom: Train Imagery in Early Blues, Folk, Jazz and Pop," 7:30 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Tickets $8-$10. Visit cortlandrep.org.

St. Paul & The Broken Bones, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

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

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Regional

Syracuse City Ballet: "Dracula," 7 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

"Twelve Angry Men," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"The Black Rider," 8 p.m., Jesuit Theatre at Le Moyne College, 200 Springfield Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Youth

Local

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

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, OCT. 26

Special events

Local

Hazardous household waste recycling event, 9 a.m. to noon. Accepting pesticides, oil-based paints, mercury thermometers and more. Preregistration required to receive location. To preregister, call (315) 255-1183 ext. 238.

Downtown Auburn Saturday Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, 25 South St., Auburn. Music by Fiona Chisholm from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. and Xarika from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with juggling shows by Nate the Great at 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. Visit auburndowntown.org or call (315) 252-7874.

Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series: "Glacial Geology of the Finger Lakes," 10 a.m. to noon, Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Dr. Bruce Gilman will go over the glacial history of the Finger Lakes region. Cost $5 children, $8 adults, $25 families. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Fall Festival, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Decorate a pumpkin as your favorite story book character, fall treats, tours of Fort Hill Cemetery with the Seward House Museum, campfire stories with Ranger Kim and more. Free and open to the public. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

The Undead Street Crew Car Show and Toe Tagger, 10 a.m.; Mall-wide Trick-or-Treat, 1 to 3 p.m.; Trunk-or-Treat, 1 to 4 p.m., conference center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Costumes encouraged; bring a bag or pick up a free one courtesy of the mall at the customer service desk. Superhero costume contest for trunk-or-treat, which also has free games, candy and prizes. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Fall Festival of Fun, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Smiley's Town & Country Florist, 7368 Owasco Road, Owasco. Face painting, pumpkin decorating, bow-making demonstration by Jodi Stone, gifts, holiday preview, seasonal refreshments and more. Participants include Breezy Meadows Alpacas, Paparazzi Jewelry, Touch of Luv (personalized piggy banks), Homic Advanced Chiropractic, Historic Grounds Coffee, Izzo's White Barn Winery, Lakewater Creations (wrapped beach glass) and Hempworx CBD Oils and Products. Admission free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-7529.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Costume parade at 3:30 p.m. for children 12 and younger; first 100 participants receive free glow-in-the-dark wrist band or owl light. Free photos with the Peanuts gang, decorate a jack-o'-lantern or Halloween cat sign and ring toss game for prizes. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Fright Night Mansion, 1 to 3 p.m. (children's matinee) and 6 to 10 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. A.P.E. Productions haunted attraction. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Second annual Family Spooktacular, 1 to 4 p.m., West End Theater, 217 W. Genesee St., Auburn. Costume contest at 3 p.m., scary stories, trick-or-treating stations, door prizes, children's activities, 50/50 raffles and more. Visit mgreducation.com.

Haunted hayrides: no scare, 4 to 7 p.m; Full scare, 7 to 9 p.m., Bailiwick Market & Cafe, 441 Route 5. Elbridge. Cost $5 per person, $15 for groups of four, cash only. Full scare rides not recommended for children younger than 8. Supports Jordan Scout Troop 57. Call (315) 277-5632.

Opening reception, "Quilts=Art=Quilts," 4 to 6 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Featuring 73 quilts by 64 artists from the U.S., Australia, Canada, England and South Korea. Show continues through Jan. 5. Reception admission free and open to the public. Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Trunk-or-Treat, 4 to 6 p.m., Half Acre Union Church, 1768 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Free and open to the public.

Tot-friendly Halloween Carnival, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Poplar Ridge Friends Meetinghouse, 1868 Poplar Ridge Road, Poplar Ridge. Games with witches hats, bean bags and balloons, Dark & Spooky Haunted Mini-Tour, fortune teller, pizza, homemade cookies and more. Admission free and open to the public; activity tickets 25 cents each, and prizes for all games. Costumes encouraged. Supports UNICEF.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Trunk-or-Treat, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St., Auburn. Trick-or-treat from car to car for candy in a safe, family-friendly environment.

Halloween Beer Party, 7 to 11 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Music, prizes and more; costumes encouraged. Visit prisoncitybrewing.com.

Halloween party, 8 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. With DJ. Call (315) 282-7314.

Regional

HITS Indoor Championship, 8 a.m., Exposition Center and Toyota Coliseum; Onondaga County Area Municipal & Contractor Equipment Auction, 9 a.m., Belle Isle parking lot, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Zoo Boo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. Halloween games and activities, fortune teller, potion demonstrations, photo ops and more. Admission $8 per child plus regular zoo admission. Visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

Haunted Jail/Blood Curdling Barn, 6 to 9 p.m., Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. Admission $7 at the door. Visit waynehistory.org.

Sebastian Maniscalco, 7 and 9:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Mason Winfield's Haunted History Ghost Walks, 7 p.m., Wayne County Courthouse, 54 Broad St., Lyons. Tickets $5-$10. Visit waynehistory.org.

Celebrate the Smith: An Original Theatrical Extravaganza! 8 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. In celebration of the theater's 125th anniversary. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Film

Local

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

Family movie, 3 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Forky joins Woody and the gang. No registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show," 8 and 11 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre. Costumes encouraged; contests will follow each screening. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door; tickets and audience participation kits $35 advance, $40 at the door. Proceeds support the Auburn Players. Visit auburnplayers.org or call (315) 702-7832.

Regional

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show" with costume party, 7:15 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit cinema.cornell.edu.

Food and drink

Local

Friends Helping Friends annual Fall Bake Sale, 1 to 4 p.m., food court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Includes raffle for Holiday Helper Project. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Ukrainian dinners, 1 p.m., Sicz Club, 145 Washington St., Auburn. Pierogies, pigs in a blanket, kielbasa and more. Cost $12; 200 available, cash and checks only. To place an order, call (315) 252-4084 after 2 p.m.

Fall ham supper, 5 p.m., Ira United Methodist Church, 12479 Ferris Road, Ira. Takeout begins at 4:30 p.m. Cost $10 adults, $6 children 5 to 12, free for children younger than 12. Call (315) 626-2448.

Regional

Autumn wine and food event, 6:30 p.m., Vineyard Restaurant at Knapp Winery, 2770 Ernsberger Road, Romulus. For ticket information, visit knappwine.com.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Phil LeBrun and Chris Siddell, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Perform 4 Purpose tribute to Queen, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $15-$20. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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

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

Regional

Nancy Kelly Vocal Jazz Jam, 2 to 5 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Coaching for jazz and cabaret vocalists. Cost $30 vocalists, $10 all others. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Crobot, 6:30 p.m., Lost Horizon, 5863 Thompson Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Elvis Costello & The Imposters, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Theater

Local

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Regional

"Twelve Angry Men," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

Syracuse City Ballet: "Dracula," 2 and 7 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"The Black Rider," 8 p.m., Jesuit Theatre at Le Moyne College, 200 Springfield Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Youth

Local

Girl Scouts Conservation Day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $5 per Scout. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Silly Songs and Stories, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

Free bounce house, 1 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.


SUNDAY, OCT. 27

Special events

Local

Tri-Faith Trio service, 9:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. With Jewish, Christian and Muslim faith leaders to foster relationships of trust and respect. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 685-5048.

Quilter's Brunch with remarks by "Quilts=Art=Quilts" juror Petra Fallaux, 10:30 a.m., Springside Inn, 6141 W. Lake Road, Fleming; "Quilts=Art=Quilts" executive director's tour, 1 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Brunch $22, registration required; tour free with $10 admission to exhibit. Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang, decorate a jack-o'-lantern or Halloween cat sign and ring toss game for prizes. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Regional

46th annual New York State Field Band Conference Championship Show, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Carrier Dome, Irving Avenue, Syracuse. Featuring 53 marching bands, including Auburn and Jordan-Elbridge. Tickets $13-$19. Visit nysfbc.org.

Zoo Boo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. Halloween games and activities, fortune teller, potion demonstrations, photo ops and more. Admission $8 per child plus regular zoo admission. Visit rosamondgiffordzoo.org.

The Mutt'ster Mash, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Willow Bay, Onondaga Lake Park, 3853 Long Branch Road, Liverpool. Dog walk and social to support local animal rescues, with prizes, raffles, refreshments and more. Registration $25. Visit runsignup.com/race/ny/liverpool/themuttstermash.

Haunted Jail/Blood Curdling Barn children's run, 1 to 3 p.m., Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. Admission $7 at the door. Visit waynehistory.org.

Film

Local

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

Regional

Irish Film Series with Dr. James MacKillop: "The Journey," 2 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $10. Email cnychapteriaci@gmail.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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Piano concert by Nicholas Hrynyk, 2 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Featuring Brahms, Sibelius, Chopin and a world premiere of "The Little Piano Piece" by Andy Kirou in celebration of the 125th anniversary of the chapel. Admission $10 at the door. Visit willard-chapel.org.

MasterWorks Chorale: "Voices of Freedom," 4 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 27 William St., Auburn. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors. 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.

Tim Herron and the Great Blue, 6 to 9 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 554-8194.

Regional

The Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers present an afternoon of negro spirituals, 3 p.m., Kulp Auditorium, Ithaca High School, 1401 N. Cayuga St., Ithaca. Free and open to the public; donations suggested. Visit dorothycottonjubileesingers.com.

Stars of Tomorrow Cabaret, 7 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Admission free to Vocal Jazz Jam vocalists, $10 adults, $5 for children younger than 18. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Blue October, 8 p.m., S.I. Hall at New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Bound for Glory: Larry Kaplan, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.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.

Regional

Paint and sip party, 1 to 3 p.m., Geneva Country Club, 4147 W. Lake Road, Geneva. Tickets $40; supports the Geneva General Hospital Auxiliary. Visit theartfarmgallery.com.

Theater

Regional

"Twelve Angry Men," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, OCT. 28

Special events

Local

Great Pumpkin Celebration, 5 to 7 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang and decorate a jack-o'-lantern or Halloween cat sign. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Presentation: "Our Lady of Fatima: Heaven is for Real," 6:30 to 8 p.m., Holy Family Church school, 85 North St., Auburn. Includes official Vatican photo of the "miracle of the sun" and discussion of third secret. Call (315) 246-7021.

Film

Local

Movie Monday: A movie about Elton John, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Meetings

Local

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.

Breastfeeding Support Group, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Cayuga/Seneca Community Action Agency’s Site II, 1 Brookfield Place, Auburn.

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

Men's Catholic Bible study, 6:30 p.m., food court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 246-7021.

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

Marcellus Village Board, 7 p.m., village hall, 6 Slocumbe Ave., 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.

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

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

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.

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

Recreation

Local

Evening Book Club: "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood, 6:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No registration required. Call (315) 685-5135.

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Swaby's Tavern, 6 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-5400.

Youth

Local

Maker Monday, 4 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Explore electronic snap circuits, robots and more. For ages 6-12; registration required. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


TUESDAY, OCT. 29

Special events

Local

Great Pumpkin Celebration, 5 to 7 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang and decorate a jack-o'-lantern or Halloween cat sign. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

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

Professor Silvia Fedirici discusses the devaluation of care through student loan debt and its relation to gender inequality, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Room 104, Sperry Center, SUNY Cortland, Cortland. Visit cortland.edu.

Rosamond Gifford Author Series: Amor Towles, 7:30 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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

"Toy Story 4," 6:30 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

Screams & Screens B-Movie Series: "Kolchak: The Night Stalker" (TV movie pilot), 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $2. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"The Hunchback of Notre Dame" with live accompaniment by Dennis James, 7:30 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Visit cinema.cornell.edu.

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.

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.

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

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

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and company, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

U.S. Navy Band Commodores jazz ensemble, 7 p.m., Auburn Junior High School, 191 Franklin St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit facebook.com/navyoutreach.

Regional

Jenny Lewis, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

The Japanese House, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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.

The Hooks and Needles Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 406-3751 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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.

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

Little Wigglers toddler storytime, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Read with Miss Martha, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Regional

Storytime yoga, 6 to 6:30 p.m., Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E. Main St., Trumansburg. For ages 3-8 and their grown-ups. Call (607) 387-5623.


WEDNESDAY, OCT. 30

Special events

Local

Landlord workshop: "Building Safer Neighborhoods," 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES, 1879 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Cost $10; includes lunch, resource binder, flash drive and Landlord's Legal Guide. Visit cayugahealthnetwork.org.

Large geothermal workshop and open house, 4 to 7 p.m., Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Email lindsay@allianceforagreeneconomy.org.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, 5 to 7 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang and decorate a jack-o'-lantern or Halloween cat sign. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

Haunted History Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Costumed guides lead guests around the museum grounds and downtown streets, sharing stories of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, true crime stories and more. Tickets $12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

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.

Regional

NYS Highway & Public Works Expo, 8 a.m., Exposition Center, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Food and drink

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $7; 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 & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

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

Annual meeting of Cayuga Home for Children Inc., 3:30 p.m., Cayuga Centers, 210 Osborne St., Auburn. Refreshments, reception and annual meeting at 4 p.m. Visit cayugacenters.org.

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

Bariatric weight-loss surgery Q&A and support group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., second-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Visit fingerlakesbariatrics.com.

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

Nar-Anon, 7 to 8 p.m., 111 Fall St., Seneca Falls. 

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

Live music, 5 to 9 p.m., Ventosa Vineyards, 3440 Route 96A, Geneva. Reservations recommended. Call (315) 719-0000.

Jazz at the Cavalier: Jeff Stockham, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Recreation

Local

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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 p.m., Sheps Brewing, 132 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit shepsbrewing.com.

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

Theater

Regional

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Baby Bounce & Rhyme, 9:15 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

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.

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, OCT. 31

Special events

Local

Migration Mania Van Tour, 3 to 5 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $8 children, $15 adults, $40 families; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Great Pumpkin Celebration, 4 to 8 p.m., Bass Pro Shops, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free photos with the Peanuts gang and decorate a burlap Halloween bag, ring toss game for prizes, trick-or-treating at 4 p.m. and costume parade for children 12 and younger at 6 p.m., with free glow-in-the-dark wristbands or owl lights for first 100 participants. Visit basspro.com/auburn.

aaduna Halloween Gala 2019, 6 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Harlem Renaissance with carnivals, jumbee, witches, spirits, live music, art, refreshments, wine, beer, soft drinks, snacks and words from poets, writers and lyricists. Tickets $25 advance, $30 at the door; costumes requested but not required. Visit aaduna.org/halloween2019.

Halloween Safe House, 6 to 8 p.m., Booker T. Washington Community Center, 23 Chapman Ave., Auburn. Haunted house designed and run by Auburn High School students, with free concessions and candy. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 253-3207.

Halloween party, 6 to 9 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, Genesee Center, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. With spooky jazz by Bob Piorun and The Kats, drink and food specials and more. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

Regional

Trick or Trot Horse Show, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Toyota Coliseum, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Halloween Poetry Grand Slam, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Point of Contact Gallery, 350 W. Fayette St., Syracuse. With Matt Hart and Jules Gibbs; costumes encouraged but not required. Visit puntopoint.org.

Food and drink

Local

Pierogi sale preorder, 7 a.m. to noon, St. Hyacinth Church, Pulaski Street, Auburn. Cost $9 per dozen. To preorder, call (315) 252-9547. Pickup takes place 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the following Friday.

Meetings

Local

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.

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

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.

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.

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

Music

Local

Tiger, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Recreation

Local

Coffee and Conversation Book Club: "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead, 10:30 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Make a dragon egg. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Meditative Coloring for Adults, 11 a.m. to noon, Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Mindfulness meditation, 1 to 1:30 p.m., ARISE, 21 Lincoln St., Auburn. Open to adults with any type of disability. Visit ariseinc.org.

Yoga at the Library, 3 to 4 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Make a dragon egg. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Drifters on Owasco, 2846 Fire Lane 1, Moravia. Call (315) 497-1055.

Theater

Local

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Regional

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

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

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


FRIDAY, NOV. 1

Special events

Local

"Spooky Science Colloquium," 12:25 p.m., Room 209, Stratton Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu.

First Friday: Public Poetry, 2 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Facilitated by Beth Miller and Jim Ellis. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Southern Cayuga Planetarium open house, 5 to 7 p.m., 2384 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge. Featuring new digital projection system, new mechanical systems and new robotics lab. 

Regional

Trick or Trot Horse Show, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Toyota Coliseum, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Film

Local

"Desolation Center," 1 and 7 p.m.; "Tales of the First People" and "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," 5 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $6 for "Desolation Center," free for 5 p.m. movies. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Food and drink

Local

Fish dinners, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Cost $11; takeout available. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

Sirloin burger night, 5 to 7 p.m., Auburn Elks Lodge No. 474, corner of State and York streets, Auburn. Takeout available. For members and guests. Supports Elks community activities. Call (315) 252-4351.

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 & John, 169 Genesee 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.

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

Ghost Town Ramblers, 5:30 to 7 p.m.; Diana Jacobs Band, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Oswego Music Hall: Open mic Friday, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Admission $2. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Rufus Wainwright, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Recreation

Local

National NOvel Writing Month drop-in, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

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

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

"Little Shop of Horrors," 7:30 p.m., Skaneateles High School, 49 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Tickets $10-$12. 

Regional

"The Black Rider," 8 p.m., Jesuit Theatre at Le Moyne College, 200 Springfield Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

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

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, NOV. 2

Special events

Local

Peddler's Village Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2 Chapel St., Seneca Falls. Knitted and quilted items, crafts, baked goods, Christmas decorations and more, with lunch of macaroni and cheese, pulled pork sandwiches, soup and pie.

Guided Nature Walk, 2 to 4 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $5 children, $10 adults, $25 families; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

"All Things Considered, Really: An Evening with Jami Floyd," 6 p.m., West End Theater, 217 Genesee St., Auburn. Floyd, host of "All Things Considered" on WNYC and a frequent commentator on TV news, will talk about the state of news and politics today. Presented by the Seward House Museum. Tickets $10 museum members, $15 nonmembers. Call (315) 252-1283.

Rhythm in Motion Dance Studio presents "Magic Carpet Ride," 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Tickets $20; supports veterans trip to Arlington Cemetery. Tickets available at Moondog's Lounge, the museum and at the door. Call (315) 255-1253.

Regional

Trick or Trot Horse Show, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Toyota Coliseum; 20th annual Finger Lakes/Patrick Butler Memorial Feis, 8:30 a.m., Horticulture Building; The Great New York State Model Train Fair, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Ulysses Philomathic Library Association 38th annual Candlelight Dinner, 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church of Ulysses Chapel, 69 E. Main St., Trumansburg. With live music by Xander Dawson, art by Rob MaKenzie and literary quiz by Chris Wofford. Reservations required; seating limited. Call (607) 387-5623.

Film

Local

"Desolation Center," 7 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $6. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Food and drink

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.

Pancake breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., Federated Church of Port Byron, Route 38 and Tex Pultz Parkway, Port Byron. Cost $6 adults, $3 children 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5. Call (315) 776-5006.

Roast beef supper, 4 p.m., Countryside United Methodist Church, Duck Lake Road, Spring Lake. Cost $10 adults, $4 children 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5. Call (315) 754-8121.

Ham supper, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Fleming Firehouse No. 2, 5024 Route 34, Fleming. Cost $10 adults, $5 children 5-12, free for children younger than 5.

Turkey dinner, 5 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 8871 S. Seneca St., Weedsport. Cost $10 adults, $4 children 5-10, free for children younger than 5.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Ying Quartet, 5 to 7 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Eric Rapini, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

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

Mark Doyle's "Guitar Noir III," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$30. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

Oswego Music Hall: The New McKrells, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Preshow with Kinlough Academy of Irish Dance at 6:30 p.m. Tickets $16-$19. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Joshua Radin, 8 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.

Recreation

Local

Book Discussion Group, 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

"All Around the Table," 7:30 p.m., Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Eight short plays performed by Harlequin Productions, directed by Robert Frame. Tickets $5 general admission, $2 students. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

"Little Shop of Horrors," 7:30 p.m., Skaneateles High School, 49 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Tickets $10-$12. 

Regional

"The Black Rider," 8 p.m., Jesuit Theatre at Le Moyne College, 200 Springfield Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Boy Scouts Conservation Day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $5 per Scout. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Silly Songs and Stories, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

Free bounce house, 1 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.


SUNDAY, NOV. 3

Special events

Local

Jim Balloni Memorial Pancake Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES, 1879 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Hosted by Auburn Rotary Club, with auction, dessert wheel and more. Admission $8 adults, $6 seniors and active military, $5 children 5-12, free for ages younger than 5. Supports Warm the Children and other Rotary charities; new coats, gloves and hats will be accepted for auction tickets, and nonperishable food donations for Fill-a-Belly Over Break program at Genesee Elementary School also accepted.

Rhythm in Motion Dance Studio presents "Magic Carpet Ride," 3 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Tickets $20; supports veterans trip to Arlington Cemetery. Tickets available at Moondog's Lounge, the museum and at the door. Call (315) 255-1253.

Historian Andrew Roblee presents "Auburn Theological Seminary and Auburn," 2 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. A history of the seminary, important figures, buildings and princples that guided it. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-0339.

"Quilts=Art=Quilts" Trunk Show featuring Joyce Martelli, 2 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $10. Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Regional

Trick or Trot Horse Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Toyota Coliseum; The Great New York State Model Train Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Jazz on Tap: Ronnie Leigh, 2 p.m., Finger Lakes on Tap, 35 Fennell St., Skaneateles. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.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.

Regional

Jazz Vespers featuring Jeff Stockham: "Singing with the Saints," 5 p.m., Pebble Hill Presbyterian Church, 5299 Jamesville Road, DeWitt. Free and open to the public. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Gregory Alan Isakov, 8 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Bound for Glory: Bill Staines, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.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.

Theater

Local

"Little Shop of Horrors," 2 p.m., Skaneateles High School, 49 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Tickets $10-$12. 

Regional

"The Two Kids That Blow S--t Up," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, NOV. 4

Special events

Local

Sustainability Perspectives Series: Rebecca Haag presents "Regenerative Agriculture in Action," 12:20 to 1:20 p.m., de Witt Lecture Room, Zabriskie Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu

Cultural Speaker Series: Ann Allen presents on Madame Malvina Guimaraes, 4 to 5 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Admission $5; light refreshments provided. Call (315) 294-8841.

Film

Local

Classics @ the Carriage House: "The Day the Earth Stood Still," 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $5. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

Meetings

Local

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.

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

Men's Catholic Bible study, 6:30 p.m., food court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 246-7021.

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

Falcon Sportsmen Club, 7 p.m., clubhouse, 2947 Turnpike Road, Sennett. DEC conservation officer available for questions. Members only.

Brutus Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m., town municipal building, 9021 N. Seneca St., Weedsport.

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

Recreation

Local

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Swaby's Tavern, 6 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-5400.

Monday Nightcap Book Chat, 7 to 8:30 p.m., NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, 25 South St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 258-9820 or visit historyshometown.com.


TUESDAY, NOV. 5

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

Rotary Pancake Day, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Cortland Elks Club, 9 Groton Ave., Cortland. Pancakes with syrup, eggs, sausage and more. Tickets $10 adults, $5 children; supports Rotary projects. Call (607) 423-1604.

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: "Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison," 1 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Food and drink

Local

Pork roast dinner, 4:30 p.m., United Church of Auburn, 77 Metcalf Drive, Auburn. Cost $10 adults, $5 children younger than 12. Takeout available. Call (315) 252-4397.

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.

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.

Auburn Planning Board, 6:30 p.m., Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Visit auburnny.gov.

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

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

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

Bob Piorun and company, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Regional

Ani DiFranco, 8 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.

Recreation

Local

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

The Hooks and Needles Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 406-3751 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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.

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

Little Wigglers toddler storytime, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Storytime yoga, 6 to 6:30 p.m., Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E. Main St., Trumansburg. For ages 3-8 and their grown-ups. Call (607) 387-5623.


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6

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.

Food and drink

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $7; 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 & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.

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

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

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

Auburn Human Rights Commission, 5:45 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church office building, 17 William St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-2929.

Bariatric weight-loss surgery Q&A and support group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., second-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Visit fingerlakesbariatrics.com.

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

Nar-Anon, 7 to 8 p.m., 111 Fall St., Seneca Falls. 

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.

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

Live music, 5 to 9 p.m., Ventosa Vineyards, 3440 Route 96A, Geneva. Reservations recommended. Call (315) 719-0000.

Ronnie Leigh, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Recreation

Local

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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 p.m., Sheps Brewing, 132 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit shepsbrewing.com.

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

Baby Bounce & Rhyme, 9:15 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

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.

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, NOV. 7

Special events

Local

Explore Your Heritage, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Introduction to genealogy. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Visiting Writers Series: Philip Memmer reads from his poetry, 6:30 p.m., Faculty Parlors lounge, Main Building, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu.

Food and drink

Local

Pierogi sale preorder, 7 a.m. to noon, St. Hyacinth Church, Pulaski Street, Auburn. Cost $9 per dozen. To preorder, call (315) 252-9547. Pickup takes place 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the following Friday.

Meetings

Local

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.

Alzheimer's Association caregiver support group, 2 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter & John, 169 Genesee 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.

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

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

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.

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

Music

Local

Mike Keegan, 7 to 9 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Paul Taylor, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 129 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-6884.

Regional

Knocked Loose with Rotting Out, 7 p.m., Westcott Theatre, 524 Westcott St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

North Mississippi Allstars, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

Mindfulness meditation, 1 to 1:30 p.m., ARISE, 21 Lincoln St., Auburn. Open to adults with any type of disability. Visit ariseinc.org.

Purple Lancers Bingo, 7 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Drifters on Owasco, 2846 Fire Lane 1, Moravia. Call (315) 497-1055.

Youth

Local

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

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


FRIDAY, NOV. 8

Special events

Local

Science Colloquium: Nathan Tumey presents "Macromolecular Medicinal Chemistry: Strategies for Optimizing Antibody-Drug-Conjugates," 12:25 p.m., Room 209, Stratton Hall, Wells College, 170 Main St., Aurora. Free and open to the public. Visit wells.edu.

Blood drive, 3 to 7 p.m., Borodino Fire Department, 2500 Nunnery Road, Skaneateles. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

"Singing Notes & Slinging Jokes" featuring SingTrece and Kenneth McLaurin, 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$17. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

Showtacular Alpaca Show, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Exposition Center; Holiday Shoppes, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Film

Regional

"Metropolis" with live accompaniment by The Alloy Orchestra, 7 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit cinema.cornell.edu.

Food and drink

Local

Fish dinners, 5 to 8 p.m., Auburn Moose Lodge No. 1419, 83 Wall St., Auburn. Cost $11; takeout available. For members and guests. Call (315) 253-2301.

Sirloin burger night, 5 to 7 p.m., Auburn Elks Lodge No. 474, corner of State and York streets, Auburn. Takeout available. For members and guests. Supports Elks community activities. Call (315) 252-4351.

Turkey raffle, 6:30 p.m., Sennett Fire Department, 3526 Franklin St. Road, Sennett. Free food, beverages, door prizes and more. Visit sennettfire.com.

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 & John, 169 Genesee 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.

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

Austin Jenckes with Ray Fulcher, Hannah Dasher and Nicholas Stark, 7 p.m., Kegs Canal Side, 7 N. Hamilton St., Jordan. Tickets $22. Visit kegscanalside.net.

Mark Zane, 5:30 to 7 p.m.; Magical Mystery Tour, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Karaoke night, 7 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Admission $5. Visit cortlandrep.org.

Madball, Brick by Brick, No Option, Stand Alone, 7:30 p.m., Lost Horizon, 5863 Thompson Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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

Clairo, 8 p.m., Westcott Theatre, 524 Westcott St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.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

Local

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

Bedtime Story Time with Miss Martha, 6 to 7 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

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, NOV. 9

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 (800) RED CROSS.

Fall Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Faatz-Crofut Home, 46 Grant Ave., Auburn. Rummage sale, bake sale, raffle baskets, craft vendors and more; supports resident council and residents' activities. Crafters wanted; tables $20. Call (315) 253-6141.

Fourth annual Food Festival and Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Cross and Cottage streets, Auburn. Ethnic foods, raffles and crafts.

Cayuga Lake Wine and Wings Tour, noon to 3 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Van trip to north end of the lake to see up to 30 species of birds, followed by stop at Apple Station Winery for tastings. Tickets $20; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Regional

Showtacular Alpaca Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Exposition Center; 12th annual CNY Veterans Parade & Expo, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chevy Court and Sleep Number Center of Progress; Spay it Forward, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Science & Industry Building; Holiday Shoppes, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Holiday Festival/Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Columbian Presbyterian Church, Routes 11 and 20, LaFayette. Samples, sweater sale and more. Call (315) 677-3293.

"Threads: Regional Fiber Arts Show," 4 to 6 p.m., Wayne Art Gallery, 108 W. Miller St., Newark. Show continues through Nov. 23. Visit wayne-arts.com.

Film

Regional

"Gallery of Monsters" with live accompaniment by The Alloy Orchestra, 7 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit cinema.cornell.edu.

Food and drink

Regional

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

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Connie Patti and Jim Van Arsdale, 5:30 to 7 p.m.; Bad JuJu, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Rocko Dorsey, 7 to 10 p.m., Parker's Grille & Tap House, 86 Fall St., Seneca Falls. No cover. Call (315) 712-4152.

Gina Chavez, 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$25. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

Trench, The Joke's On and more, 7 p.m., Lost Horizon, 5863 Thompson Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Old Dominion, 7 p.m., War Memorial Arena at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Dream Theater, 8 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Youth

Local

Girl Scout Cadettes Archery Badge, 9 a.m. to noon or noon to 3 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $20 per Scout; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Silly Songs and Stories, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

Free bounce house, 1 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.


SUNDAY, NOV. 10

Special events

Local

Sixth annual Rizzo/Stanley No-tap Tournament, noon, Rainbow Lanes, 2932 Route 31, Weedsport. With food, 50/50, door prizes and music. Cost $30 per person; supports Hospice of the Finger Lakes and St. Nicholas Church.

"Quilts=Art=Quilts" Fiber Market, noon to 4 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $10. Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Geothermal open house, 2 to 4:30 p.m., 4652 Route 34B, Fleming. Visit allianceforagreeneconomy.org.

Larry Bell presents on the contributions of Emily Howland to the education of African-Americans before and after the Civil War, 4 p.m., Howland Stone Store Museum, 2956 Route 34B, Sherwood. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 364-5587.

Regional

Showtacular Alpaca Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Exposition Center; Holiday Shoppes, noon to 5 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Tom Segura, 7 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Food and drink

Local

Pancake breakfast, 8 to 11:30 a.m., Masonic center, 2803 Route 31, Weedsport. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, home fries, French toast and more. Cost $8 adults, $2 children 5 to 12, free for ages younger than 5. Part of proceeds supports scholarship fund.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun, 2 to 4 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. With Anne Adessa, Marty Losito, Fiona Chisolm and Jeremy Terino. Tickets $10; half of proceeds go to the chapel. Call (315) 252-0339.

Lakeside Performing Arts Series: The Carol Bryant Quartet, 4 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 702-7325.

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

Svetlana & the Delancey Five, 5 p.m., Sheraton Syracuse University, 801 University Ave., Syracuse. Tickets $10-$35. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Bound for Glory: Arise and Go, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.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.

Theater

Regional

"Peter Pan," 2 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Tickets $7. Visit cortlandrep.org.


MONDAY, NOV. 11

Meetings

Local

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.

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.

Men's Catholic Bible study, 6:30 p.m., food court, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 246-7021.

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

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.

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.

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

Recreation

Local

Trivia night, 7 p.m., Swaby's Tavern, 6 South St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-5400.


TUESDAY, NOV. 12

Special events

Local

14th annual Fall Caregiver Workshop, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 74 State St., Auburn. Topic: "Positive Approach to Care." Free and open to family caregivers and professionals; includes brunch. Registration requested by Nov. 5. Call (315) 253-1226 or email ccofa@cayugacounty.us.

Disaster preparedness class, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Hour and a half training course. Free and open to the public. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

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

Medicare informational meeting, 11 a.m., Seneca County Chamber of Commerce, 1 W. Main St., Waterloo. Call (315) 568-2906.

Rosamond Gifford Author Series: Tommy Orange, 7:30 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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.

Food and drink

Local

Pasta dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn. Call (315) 252-9545.

Meetings

Local

Caregiver support group, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Cayuga Counseling Services, fourth floor, 17 E. Genesee St., Auburn. For those who have a child with difficulties at school, in the community or at home and want to share their experiences.

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

Understanding and Preventing Foreclosure Workshop, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Homsite, 60 Clark St., Auburn. Free and open to the public; preregistration required. Visit homsite.org.

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.

Bereavement support group for family members of those who've lost loved ones to addiction, 5:30 p.m., HEAL offices, East Hill Family Medical, Suite 203, 144 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit healheroin.org.

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.

Skaneateles Library board, 6:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 685-5135.

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.

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

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

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

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

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and company, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Regional

A Day to Remember, 6:30 p.m., Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

The Dip, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

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

The Hooks and Needles Club, 6 p.m., Port Byron Library, 12 Sponable Drive, Port Byron. Call (315) 776-5694.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 406-3751 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

Theater

Regional

"Jersey Boys," 7:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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.

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

Little Wigglers toddler storytime, 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Read with Miss Martha, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 13

Special events

Local

Montezuma Birding Van Tour, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $8 children, $15 adults, $40 families; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

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.

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.

Regional

Book signing: "Forever Orange: The Story of Syracuse University," 4 p.m., Onondaga Historical Society, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Free and open to the public; preregistration required. Visit humanitiesny.org or cnyhistory.org.

Food and drink

Local

Supper Special, 5 p.m., VFW Post 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Cost $7; 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 & John, 169 Genesee 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.

Italian American Club members meeting, 6 p.m., Elks Lodge No. 474, State and York streets, Auburn. Meetings continue every second Wednesday.

Bariatric weight-loss surgery Q&A and support group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., second-floor conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Visit fingerlakesbariatrics.com.

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

Nar-Anon, 7 to 8 p.m., 111 Fall St., Seneca Falls. 

Aurora Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m., firehouse meeting room, 456 Main St., Aurora. Meetings take place as needed. Call (315) 364-7293.

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 hall, Route 34 and Quarry Road, 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.

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

Live music, 5 to 9 p.m., Ventosa Vineyards, 3440 Route 96A, Geneva. Reservations recommended. Call (315) 719-0000.

Melody Rose, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Josh Gates, 7 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Hiss Golden Messenger, 8 p.m., The Haunt, 702 Willow Ave., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Recreation

Local

Yoga in the Galleries, 5:30 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Led by Victoria Fitzgerald. Drop-in fee $10; bring a mat. Packages also available. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Conference Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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 p.m., Sheps Brewing, 132 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit shepsbrewing.com.

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

Theater

Regional

"Jersey Boys," 7:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Russian Ballet Theatre presents "Swan Lake," 7:30 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Youth

Local

Baby Bounce & Rhyme, 9:15 a.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

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.

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.