TUESDAY, NOV. 20

Special events

Local

Showcase of Wells College's emerging writers and artists, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Aurora Historical Society, 371 Main St., Aurora. Featuring Chris Price, Ky Peisher, Katelynn Commisso and Arielle Canate. Free and open to the public.

Election Day Wrap Up, 6 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Historian Tom Henry will break down the 2018 midterm results and give a brief history of recent midterm elections. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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

Regional

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

Film

Local

Classic Film Tuesday: "Captain Blood," 1 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org.

Food and drink

Regional

Free pancake breakfasts, 8:30 to 10 a.m., St. Francis-St. Clare Parish Ministry Center, 35 Center St., Waterloo. Call (315) 539-2944.

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.

Cayuga County Industrial Development Agency, 4 p.m., 2 State St., Auburn. 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Regional

Younger Widows/Widowers Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., HOPE for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

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

Recreation

Local

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

Knitting 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., Community Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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

Regional

Wreath making workshop, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Cost $17; advance registration required. Call (315) 638-2519.

Youth

Local

Home School Phys Ed Class, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Champions for Life Sports Center, 453 Grant Ave. Road, Sennett. Admission $5 per child; family discounts available. Call (315) 252-9305 or email info@championsforlife.org.

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

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

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

Reading with Miss Martha, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Call (315) 568-8265.


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21

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.

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

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

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

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

Hempworx CBD support group, 6 p.m., Serenity Wellness, 214 Seymour St., Auburn.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Regional

Senior Widow/Widowers Bereavement Support Group, 10 a.m. to noon; Parents Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Bereaved Parents of Infant Death, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., HOPE for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and Bernie McNabb, 6 to 9 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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.

Loren Barrigar and Dusty Pas'cal, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $17 advance, $20 at the door, free student rush (based on availability). Visit auburnpublictheater.org.

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

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

Regional

"Material Girls" tribute show, 1 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Recreation

Local

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

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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

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

Youth

Local

Toddler Play Party, 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

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.


THURSDAY, NOV. 22

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

Food and drink

Local

Community Thanksgiving dinner, noon to 2 p.m., Salvation Army, 18 E. Genesee St., Auburn. 

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

Meetings

Local

Family Support Navigator, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nick's Ride, 12 South St., Auburn. Confidential drug and alcohol abuse education, support and referrals. Call (315) 471-1359.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Recreation

Local

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


FRIDAY, NOV. 23

Special events

Local

Winter Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit fingerlakesmall.com or call (315) 255-1188.

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

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon, village of Skaneateles. Parade of Charles Dickens and entourage will proceed down Fennel, Jordan and Genesee streets to the porch of the Hannum House. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Regional

Syracuse Improv Collective, 8 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $10. Visit syracuseimprovcollective.com.

Food and drink

Local

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

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.

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

8-TRAXX, 6 to 9 p.m., Tidal Wave at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

A Cast of Thousands "The Beige Album" CD release party, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $15; includes limited edition CD. Visit cayugamuseum.org.

Old Rope Factory, 7 to 10 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

The Billionaires, 8 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-5997.

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.

Two Cranks, 8 to 11 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 554-8194.

Rocky Graziano, 8:30 p.m. to midnight, Kosta's, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-7711.

Regional

Halestorm and In This Moment, 6:45 p.m., Convention Center at Oncenter, 411 Montgomery 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.

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"Christmas with C.S. Lewis," 8 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Cirque Musica: "Wonderland," 8 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Youth

Local

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

Drop-in "Minecraft," 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

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. 24

Special events

Local

Old Tyme Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Auburn Church of the Nazarene, 3360 E. Genesee St. Road, Sennett. Crafters, music, food, pictures with St. Nicholas, raffle baskets, bake sale and more. Raffle for $1,000 of restaurant gift cards; tickets $20. Supports St. Joseph School.

Winter Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit fingerlakesmall.com or call (315) 255-1188.

Holiday Open House, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Strawberry Fields, 4240 E. Genesee St. Road, Sennett. Refreshments, live music and more. Admission free and open to the public. 

Holiday Open House, 11 a.m., Dickman Farms Greenhouses & Garden Center, 13 Archie St., Owasco. Samples from a food truck and local producers, workshops and classes, children's activities, tours and more. Visit dickmanfarms.com.

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Miracle on Genesee Street, 3 to 8 p.m.; 32nd annual Holiday Parade, 6 p.m., Auburn. Horse and wagon rides around Seward Park, music by Perform 4 Purpose and Potatoes & Molasses food truck at Equal Rights Heritage Center at 3 p.m., parade at 6 p.m., Community Festival of Trees at 5 p.m. at Memorial City Hall, and tree lighting, float and festival winner announcements, and Santa and Mrs. Claus after the parade at Memorial City Hall. Free and open to the public. Visit auburndowntown.org.

Regional

Be the Scientist: Be the Mathematician, noon to 4 p.m., Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology, 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse. For admission information, visit most.org.

Wine & Chocolate Festival, 1 p.m., New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Film

Regional

"National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," 7 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Petty Thieves, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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.

Cross Fire, 8:30 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

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

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

Recreation

Local

Natural Holiday Crafts, 10 a.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Cost $6 per child. Call (315) 638-2519.

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

Theater

Regional

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

"Christmas with C.S. Lewis," 4 and 8 p.m., Carrier Theater at Oncenter, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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.


SUNDAY, NOV. 25

Special events

Local

Winter Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit fingerlakesmall.com or call (315) 255-1188.

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Trunk Show: Maggie Vanderweit, 2 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $10 adults, free for members, exhibiting artists and children 12 and younger. Visit schweinfurthartcenter.org.

Regional

Wine & Chocolate Festival, 5 p.m., New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Food and drink

Local

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

Meetings

Local

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

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

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Jazz on Tap: Ronnie Leigh Duo, 2 to 5 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.

Lisa Lee Trio, 6 to 9 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Call (315) 554-8194.

Syracuse University Brass Ensemble 21st annual concert, 7 p.m., The Episcopal Church of SS. Peter & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Christmas music, classic and contemporary pieces. Free and open to the public. Visit subrass.syr.edu.

Recreation

Local

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

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

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

Theater

Regional

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

"2.5 Minute Ride," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, NOV. 26

Special events

Local

Civics Community Read: Dan Rather and Elliot Kirschner's "What Unifies Us," 6 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.

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.

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

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

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

Music

Local

Auburn Civic Band, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 112 South St., Auburn. Visit auburncivicbandinc.com.

Recreation

Local

Evening Book Club: "Bellweather Rhapsody" by Kate Racculia, 6:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Free. Call (315) 685-5135.

Youth

Local

"Let's Play" for Babies, 9 to 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


TUESDAY, NOV. 27

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

Free blood pressure screening, 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Geneva Methodist Church, 340 Main St., Geneva.

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

Regional

Free pancake breakfasts, 8:30 to 10 a.m., St. Francis-St. Clare Parish Ministry Center, 35 Center St., Waterloo. Call (315) 539-2944.

Meetings

Local

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Regional

Bereavement Support Group, St. Luke Health Service, 299 E. River Road, Oswego. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

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

Regional

Organ recital by Michael Plagerman: "The Romantic Organ and Beyond," 8 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

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.

Knitting 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., Community Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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

Theater

Regional

"2.5 Minute Ride," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

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

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

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

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.


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28

Special events

Local

Christmas Auction, 6:30 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit fingerlakesmall.com or call (315) 255-1188.

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

Lunch & Learn: Out of the Vault, 12:15 to 1 p.m., Everson Museum of Art, 400 Harrison St., Syracuse. Pay what you wish. Visit everson.org.

Seven Valleys New Tech Academy open house, 5:30 to 7 p.m., 240 Port Watson St., Cortland. One of two "new tech" high schools administered through the Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES. Tours, meet-and-greets and more. To RSVP, call (607) 758-5130.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Workshop, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Ovid Fire Hall, Ovid. Free and open to the public. Visit senecacountycce.org or call (315) 539-9251.

Page to Stage open mic, 7 to 9 p.m., Sugar Magnolia Bistro, 316 S. Clinton St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Film

Local

Senior Cinema: "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again," 1 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

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.

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

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

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

Hempworx CBD support group, 6 p.m., Serenity Wellness, 214 Seymour St., Auburn.

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

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.

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.

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

Jazz at the Plaza: Dave Solazzo Duo, noon to 2 p.m., Le Moyne Plaza, 1135 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

"Glad All Over!" tribute to the British Invasion, 1 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Student chamber music recital, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Recreation

Local

Crafternoon Card Party, noon, "Technology, Health and Fitness," 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Learn how smartphone and apps can help you live a healthier life; bring a device or use one provided by the Cayuga Community Health Network. Registration required. 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.

Read More Book Club: A book with a recipe in it, 7 p.m., Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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

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

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Toddler Play Party, 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

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

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

Toddler Tango,: Nature Play Lab with Carrie, 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. 29

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.

31st annual "Light Up a Life" tree-lighting ceremony, 4 p.m., Hoopes Park, East Genesee Street and South Herman Avenue, Auburn. Music by Perform 4 Purpose and refreshments followed by ceremony at 4:45 p.m. Contributions to "Light Up a Life" support Hospice of the Finger Lakes. Call (315) 255-2733 or visit hospiceofthefingerlakes.org.

Regional

Festival of Trees preview party, 6 to 8 p.m., Everson Museum of Art, 400 Harrison St., Syracuse. Exhibit runs Nov. 30 through Dec. 9. For ticket information, visit everson.org.

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

Exhibit and conversation: "Americans Who Tell the Truth: Models of Courageous Citizenship," 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Setnor Auditorium, 900 S. Crouse Ave., Syracuse. Free and open to the public. Visit maxwell.syr.edu.

Food and drink

Local

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

Meetings

Local

Family Support Navigator, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nick's Ride, 12 South St., Auburn. Confidential drug and alcohol abuse education, support and referrals. Call (315) 471-1359.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Brad & Anna, 6 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

Regional

Jazz at the Magnolia: Melissa Gardiner, 6 to 9 p.m., Sugar Magnolia Bistro, 316 S. Clinton St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Cornell Chamber Winds, 8 p.m., Klarman Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Recreation

Local

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

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

Cook-a-Book, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

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

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

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or 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.

Toddler Play Party, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

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


FRIDAY, NOV. 30

Special events

Local

Northern Montezuma Birding Van Tour, 2 to 4:30 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.

Artist of the month closing reception, 5 to 7 p.m., Seneca County Arts Council Artworks Gallery, 109 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Featuring Beverly Lombardo. Free and open to the public. Visit artsinseneca.org.

Skaneateles Sings, 6 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Elizabeth St., Skaneateles. Father Christmas and Mother Goose greeting children and posing for photos, candlelit creche dedication, caroling with Dickens Christmas characters, remarks, children's stories and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Regional

Holiday Boutique, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. Artisans and food. Visit waynehistory.org.

Miracle on Main Street, 4 p.m., Waterloo. Apple pie contest at the Gridley Inn, music at Waterloo Baptist Church and more. Free and open to the public. 

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

Film

Regional

"The Greatest Showman," 7 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. No cover. Call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

Food and drink

Local

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

Peachtown Elementary School fundraiser, 5 to 9 p.m., Aurora Ale & Lager, 1891 Route 90, King Ferry. Live music, wood-fired pizza and other appetizers. Tickets $20; discounts for college students with ID. Visit peachtownschool.com.

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.

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

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

Two Cranks, 6 to 9 p.m., Tidal Wave at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

Colt Ford, 6:30 p.m., Kegs Canal Side, 7 N. Hamilton St., Jordan. Tickets $20. Visit kegscanalside.net.

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

Hold the Air, 8:30 p.m. to midnight, Kosta's, 105 Grant Ave., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-7711.

Regional

Cornell Chorale, 8 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Recreation

Local

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

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 8 p.m.; Opening Night After Party with Moe Harrington, afterward, Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

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.

Sensory Friendly Time, 5 p.m., Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology, 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse. For admission information, visit most.org.


SATURDAY, DEC. 1

Special events

Local

45th annual Holiday Craft Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Spartan Hall, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. More than 150 vendors, children's art activities, food trucks and more. Free and open to the public. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Christmas Around the World, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Tickets $20. Visit lakeontariowinetrail.com.

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Regional

Holiday Boutique, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. Artisans and food. Visit waynehistory.org.

Holiday Photos in Santa's Winter Wonderland, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 2 to 4 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Cost $10 per photo setup. Visit cortlandrep.org.

NYS Indoor Kart Racing Championship, 11 a.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Miracle on Main Street, 1 p.m., Waterloo. Children's activities at the community center, tree decorating contest and caroling and Christmas tree lighting at Lafayette Park at 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. 

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.

Doug's Fish Fry to go, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sennett Federated Church, 7777 Weedsport-Sennett Road, Sennett. Supports the church. To order (until 4 p.m.), call (607) 423-5996.

"Soups On" community luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 37 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Homemade soups, breads and desserts during Dickens Christmas. Free and open to the public; donations appreciated. 

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Arise & Go, 7 p.m., Sennett Federated Church, 7777 Weedsport-Sennett Road, Sennett. Celtic music with bagpipes, fiddle and guitar. Donations accepted.

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

F5, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Tidal Wave at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

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

Regional

Student chamber music recital, 3 p.m.; Bass-baritone David Salsbery Fry and pianist Ryan MacEvoy, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Oswego Music Hall: Burns & Kristy Band, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $16-$19. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

"Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: In Concert," 7:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

The Machine Performs Pink Floyd: 30th Anniversary, 8 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

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

Recreation

Local

Book Discussion Group: "A Canticle for Leibowitz" by Walter Miller, 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

"Incendiary Agents," 8 p.m., Morgan Opera House, 370 Main St., Aurora. One of three winners of the Gloria Ann Barnell Peter Playwright Competition. Tickets $8-$12. 

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 3 and 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"My Wedding Performance Piece," 1 p.m.; "2.5 Minute Ride," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.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.

Regional

Sciencenter Showtime! Groundcherries, noon, Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. For admission information, call (607) 272-0600 or visit sciencenter.org.


SUNDAY, DEC. 2

Special events

Local

45th annual Holiday Craft Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Spartan Hall, Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. More than 150 vendors, children's art activities, food trucks and more. Free and open to the public. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

Christmas Around the World, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Tickets $20. Visit lakeontariowinetrail.com.

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Trunk Show: Gerri Spilka, 2 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $10 adults, free for members, exhibiting artists and children 12 and younger. Visit schweinfurthartcenter.org.

Regional

Holiday Photos in Santa's Winter Wonderland, 1 to 3 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. Cost $10 per photo setup. Visit cortlandrep.org.

Food and drink

Local

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

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, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

Worship service with music by A Brass Act, 10 a.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 37 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover.

Bones East trombone ensemble, 1 p.m., Christ United Methodist Church of Locke and Moravia, 36 Church St., Moravia. Free and open to the public; an offering will be taken and refreshments will be served. Supports church youth summer programs.

MasterWorks Chorale Chamber Singers, 2 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Admission $10. Call (315) 252-0339.

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

Tumbleweed Jones, 6 to 9 p.m., LakeHouse Pub, 6 W. Genesee St., Skaneateles. No cover. Call (315) 554-8194.

Regional

"Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: In Concert," 1 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Percussion ensemble, 3 p.m., Lincoln B20, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Handel's "Messiah" featuring the SUNY Choral Union, professional orchestra and soloists, 3 p.m., 19 Church St., Cortland. Free and open to the public.

Cayuga Vocal Ensemble: "This Shining Night," 4 p.m., St. Catherine of Siena Church, 309 Siena Drive, Ithaca. Pay what you wish. Visit cayuga-vocal.org.

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club, 7:30 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Bound for Glory:Cosy Sheridan, 8 to 11 p.m., Alternatives Library, Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.org.

"Windham Hill: A Winter Solstice Concert" with Liz Story, Sean Harkness and Samite, 8 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Recreation

Local

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

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

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

Theater

Local

"Incendiary Agents," 8 p.m., Morgan Opera House, 370 Main St., Aurora. One of three winners of the Gloria Ann Barnell Peter Playwright Competition. Tickets $8-$12. 

Regional

"Dragons Love Tacos and Other Stories," 2 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

"Elf the Musical," 2 and 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, DEC. 3

Film

Local

Classics @ the Carriage House: "Some Like it Hot," 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $5. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

Regional

"Birds of Prey," 7 p.m., Cornell Cinema, 104 Willard Straight Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. Free and open to the public. Email cornellbirds@cornell.edu.

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.

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

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

Regional

Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension annual dinner meeting, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Knapp Winery & Restaurant, County Road, 128, East Varick. Reservations requested. Visit senecacountycce.org.

Coping With the Holidays bereavement support group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., HOPE for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

Auburn Civic Band, 7 to 8 p.m., Auburn Nursing Home, 85 Thornton Ave., Auburn. No cover. Visit auburncivicbandinc.com.

Regional

Le Moyne College Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Singers: "Holiday Classics," 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club, 7:30 p.m., Sage Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Youth

Local

"Let's Play" for Babies, 9 to 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


TUESDAY, DEC. 4

Special events

Local

Shop Skaneateles, 5 to 8 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Complimentary items and other specials at participating merchants. Visit skaneateles.com.

Finger Lakes Ski Club holiday party and general meeting, 7 p.m., Knights of Columbus, 47 Market St., Auburn. Food, beer, door prizes and more. Visit fingerlakesskiclub.com.

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

Regional

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

Meetings

Local

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Regional

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

Music

Local

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

International Contemporary Ensemble, 8 p.m., Schwartz Center, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Regional

Le Moyne College Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Singers: "Holiday Classics," 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

Recreation

Local

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

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

The Fun Bunch square dance club, 7 to 9 p.m., Community Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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

Theater

Regional

Theatre Du Jour: "An Act of God," Barnes Hiscock Mansion, 930 James St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit dujourcny.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.


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5

Special events

Local

Mini Holiday Shoppe, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bluefield Manor, 516 Bluefield Manor, Auburn. Alpaca merchandise from Breezy Meadows, jewelry, decorations, watercolor art, jams and jellies, baked goods and crocheted baby items. Visit bluefieldmanor.com.

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.

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

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

Bereavement Support Group, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Hospice of the Finger Lakes, 1130 Corporate Drive, Auburn. Continues Dec. 12 and 19. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 255-2733.

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

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

Hempworx CBD support group, 6 p.m., Serenity Wellness, 214 Seymour St., Auburn.

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.

Regional

Young at Heart Widow/Widowers 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

Jazz at the Plaza: Kerryanna, noon to 2 p.m., Le Moyne Plaza, 1135 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Strange Magic (Electric Light Orchestra tribute), 1 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

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

Cornell Jazz Ensemble, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Recreation

Local

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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.

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

Regional

Sciencenter After Dark: Wicked Plants, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. For admission information, call (607) 272-0600 or visit sciencenter.org.

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 2 and 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Toddler Play Party, 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

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.

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

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

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


THURSDAY, DEC. 6

Special events

Local

Photos with Santa, 2 to 5 p.m., New Hope Mills, 181 York St., Auburn. Free and open to the public, with hot cocoa and cookies. 

Regional

Field Guide Series: Tracking Wildlife, 1 p.m., Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville. Cost $5; advance registration required. Call (315) 638-2519.

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

Food and drink

Local

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

Meetings

Local

Family Support Navigator, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nick's Ride, 12 South St., Auburn. Confidential drug and alcohol abuse education, support and referrals. Call (315) 471-1359.

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: PWDD Subcommittee, noon, Mental Health Center, 146 North St., Auburn. Visit cayugacounty.us.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

Regional

Death by Drug Overdose Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., State Street United Methodist Church, 357 State St., Fulton. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

Songs & Stories: Pepper & Sassafras, 7 to 9 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Regional

Jazz at the Magnolia: Jessy Chick, 6 to 9 p.m., Sugar Magnolia Bistro, 316 S. Clinton St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

11th annual Solstice at the Cathedral Concert, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Syracuse, 220 E. Fayette St., Syracuse. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.com.

Piano studio recital, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Recreation

Local

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

Theater

Regional

"2.5 Minute Ride," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Elf the Musical," 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"A Charlie Brown Christmas," 7 p.m., The Redhouse Arts Center, 400 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit theredhouse.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.

Toddler Play Party, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.


FRIDAY, DEC. 7

Special events

Local

First Friday: Public Poetry, 2 p.m.; Art opening featuring photography by Natalia Brillati, 5 to 7 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Immersive theater event: "Marie and the Nutcracker Prince," 6 and 8 p.m., Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Choose pathways through the museum and meet characters in a story set in dreamscape Russia and inspired by E.T.A. Hoffman's tale. Presented by Breadcrumbs Productions, of Syracuse. Tickets $20; space limited. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

Regional

Presentation: "How Do We Heat and Cool Our Homes More Efficiently," noon to 1:30 p.m., Syracuse Center of Excellence, Room 203, 727 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Free and open to the public. 

Christmas Craft & Holiday Market, 5 to 9 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Film

Local

"Pope Francis," 1 and 7 p.m.; "A Charlie Brown Christmas," 5 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. For ticket information, visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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.

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

Lakeside Acoustic Duo, 5:30 to 7 p.m.; Infrared Radiation Orchestra, 8 to 11 p.m., Moondog's Lounge, 24 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 253-3339 or visit moondoglounge.com.

Kevin Barrigar, 6 to 9 p.m., Tidal Wave at Falcon Lanes, 75 Pulaski St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 252-9398.

Locash, 7 p.m., Kegs Canal Side, 7 N. Hamilton St., Jordan. Tickets $27. Visit kegscanalside.net.

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

Regional

11th annual Solstice at the Cathedral Concert, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Syracuse, 220 E. Fayette St., Syracuse. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.com.

Piano studio recital, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Oswego Music Hall: The Hook: Mike Place, Dusty Pas'cal and Jane Zell, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Cover $12. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Wynonna and The Big Noise, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Recreation

Local

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

Theater

Local

"Scrooge: The Musical," 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre, Auburn Public Theater and Harlequin Productions. Tickets $10-$20. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"A Charlie Brown Christmas," 7 p.m., The Redhouse Arts Center, 400 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit theredhouse.org.

"Elf the Musical," 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

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

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, DEC. 8

Special events

Local

Weedsport APT Craft/Vendor Show, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Weedsport Jr.-Sr. High School, 2821 E. Brutus St., Weedsport.

Winter Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Baltimore Woods Nature Center, 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Visit facebook.com/winterfarmersmarketatbaltimorewoods.

Christmas in Aurora, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Main Street, Aurora. Shops, pop-ups, historic home tours, tree-lighting at 5 p.m. followed by visits with Santa at the Aurora Free Library, and more. 

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Colonial Holiday Fair, 1 to 4:45 p.m., Peachtown Elementary School, 22 Dean's Road, Aurora. Crafts, food and more, including beeswax candle dipping and period food. Free and open to the public; small fees for foods and activities. Visit peachtownschool.com.

Regional

Holidays in the City, downtown Syracuse. Photos with live reindeer and Santa's sleigh, choirs, ice sculptures, Santa Claus skating, gingerbread houses and more. For a full schedule, visit holidaysinsyr.com.

Christmas Craft & Holiday Market, 10 a.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Syracuse Improv Collective, 8 p.m., Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse. Tickets $10. Visit syracuseimprovcollective.com.

Film

Local

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

Food and drink

Local

Roast pork dinner, 5 p.m., Jordan United Methodist Church, 63 Elbridge St., Jordan. Takeout available. Donations accepted.

Billsboro Winery Dinner, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. For ticket information, visit innsofaurora.com.

Regional

Christmas Cookie Cafe, 9:30 a.m. to noon, Columbian Presbyterian Church, Routes 11 and 20, Lafayette. Cookies $10 per pound. Visit columbianpresbyterianchurch.com.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

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

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

Regional

11th annual Solstice at the Cathedral Concert, 2 and 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Syracuse, 220 E. Fayette St., Syracuse. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.com.

Hometown Music Makers' Revue, 7 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

Regional

Winter Wreath Workshop, 1 to 3 p.m., Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. Cost $15; prepaid reservations required. Call (315) 365-3588 or email montezuma@audubon.org.

Theater

Local

"Scrooge: The Musical," 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre, Auburn Public Theater and Harlequin Productions. Tickets $10-$20. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 3 and 8 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"A Charlie Brown Christmas," 7 p.m., The Redhouse Arts Center, 400 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit theredhouse.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.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.

Regional

Sciencenter Showtime! Musical instruments, 2 p.m., Sciencenter, 601 1st St., Ithaca. For admission information, call (607) 272-0600 or visit sciencenter.org.


SUNDAY, DEC. 9

Special events

Local

Children's Christmas party, 9 to 11 a.m., Auburn VFW 1975, 44 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Santa Claus and more. Age limit: 10. To sign up, visit the VFW or call (315) 253-5890.

25th annual Dickens Christmas: World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Interactive street theater event includes scenes from "A Christmas Carol," singalongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, appearances by well-known characters and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Holiday Traditions, noon to 5 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. "A Pirate's Night Before Christmas" with Capt. Jack at 1 p.m., organist Jim Main Jr. at 3 p.m. and more. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-0339 or visit willard-chapel.org.

Holiday Traditions: Auburn Chamber Orchestra presents "A Joyful Christmas," 4 to 6 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Church, 299 Clark St., Auburn. Donation $5 at the door. Visit auburnchamberorchestra.com.

Regional

Holidays in the City, downtown Syracuse. Photos with live reindeer and Santa's sleigh, choirs, ice sculptures, Santa Claus skating, gingerbread houses and more. For a full schedule, visit holidaysinsyr.com.

Christmas Craft & Holiday Market, 10 a.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfairgrounds.ny.gov.

Food and drink

Local

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Erie Canal Masonic Lodge No. 385, 2803 Route 31, Weedsport. Cost $8 adults, $5 children, free for ages younger than 5. Visit weedsportmasons.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, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 15 Clark St., Auburn.

Music

Local

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

Regional

Concerto competition finals, 8 p.m., Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Don McLean, 8 p.m., State Theatre of Ithaca, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 277-8283 or visit stateofithaca.org.

Recreation

Local

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

Bingo, 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Church Hall, 90 Melrose Road, Owasco. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Accessible to people with disabilities. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted. Call (315) 252-7271 ext. 203.

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

Theater

Local

"Scrooge: The Musical," 2 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Presented by Auburn Players Community Theatre, Auburn Public Theater and Harlequin Productions. Tickets $10-$20. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

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

"A Charlie Brown Christmas," 2 p.m., The Redhouse Arts Center, 400 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit theredhouse.org.

"2.5 Minute Ride," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, call (607) 272-0403 or visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, DEC. 10

Special events

Local

Community Caring produce giveaway, 3:30 p.m., First Love Ministries, 151 Wall St., Auburn. 

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Music

Local

Auburn Civic Band, 7 to 8 p.m., Edward T. Boyle Center, 149 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit auburncivicbandinc.com.

Regional

Violin studio recital, 5 p.m., Carriage House, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit music.cornell.edu.

Theater

Regional

ArtSmart Educational Theatre: "Tomas and the Library Lady," 10 a.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Tickets $6.50. Visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Youth

Local

"Let's Play" for Babies, 9 to 11 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


TUESDAY, DEC. 11

Special events

Local

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

Regional

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

Food and drink

Local

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

Meetings

Local

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.

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

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.

Regional

Bereavement Support Group, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., HOPE for Bereaved, 4500 Onondaga Blvd., Syracuse. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Bereavement Support Group, 7 to 9 p.m., Oswego Hospital, 110 W. 6th St., Oswego. Visit hopeforbereaved.com.

Music

Local

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

Recreation

Local

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

Knitting 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., Community Center, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. First two lessons free; subsequent lessons $5 per person. Call (315) 253-2489 or visit facebook.com/thefunbunchsquaredanceclub.

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

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

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"The Sound of Music," 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.


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 1 to 6 p.m., Union Springs Fire Department, 257 Cayuga St., Union Springs. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

Hempworx CBD support group, 6 p.m., Serenity Wellness, 214 Seymour St., Auburn.

Italian American Club members meeting, 6 p.m., St. Francis Parish Hall, 299 Clark St., Auburn. Meetings continue every second Wednesday.

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 barn, Route 34, Scipio. Call (315) 364-5740.

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

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. 

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.

Regional

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

Jazz at the Plaza: Dave Solazzo Duo, noon to 2 p.m., Le Moyne Plaza, 1135 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Legendary Ladies of Soul, 1 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

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

Recreation

Local

History Book Club: "Persian Fire" by Tom Holland, 7 p.m., Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

St. Alphonsus bingo, 7 p.m., school building, St. Alphonsus Parish Center, 89 E. Genesee St., Auburn. More than $2,000 in prizes, plus bonus ball games. Those younger than 18 will not be permitted.

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

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

Theater

Regional

"Elf the Musical," 7 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, call (315) 443-3275 or visit syracusestage.org.

"The Sound of Music," 7:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Youth

Local

Toddler Play Party, 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., Play Space, 63 Genesee St., Auburn. Included with $5 admission or membership. Visit playspaceabc.com.

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

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

Toddler 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.