WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20

Special events

Local

Program: "Barbershop Chatter," a display of barbering tools and memories with retired King Ferry barber Gene Tobey, 10:30 a.m., Rural Life Museum, 920 Route 34B, King Ferry. Tobey will be sharpening his tools and offering haircuts at yesteryear prices, as time allows. Donations support the Genoa Historical Association.

Christmas auction, 6 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Toys, electronics, tools and more, with raffles and door prizes. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Live stream from Financial Peace University featuring Dave Ramsey, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Sennett Federated Church, 7777 Weedsport Sennett Road, Sennett. Call (315) 252-4936.

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

Blood drive, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Geneva General Hospital, 196 North St., Geneva. 

Transgender Day of Remembrance ceremony, 5 to 6 p.m., May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society, 3800 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. 

4-H Rabbit Clinic for ages 5-18, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Cornell Cooperative Extension of Seneca County, Main Street Shop Centre, Waterloo. Registration $5 nonmembers, free members. Visit senecacountycce.org.

Film

Regional

"Malena Szlam: Inexistent Time" with filmmaker Malena Szlam, 7 p.m., Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell University, Ithaca. For ticket information, visit cinema.cornell.edu.

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.

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

Cayuga Onondaga Teacher Center Policy Board, 4 to 5 p.m., 1 Eagle Drive, Aurelius. 

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

Friends of Seymour Library, 6 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Planning for the library's birthday (Jan. 23); volunteers needed. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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.

Moravia Town Board, 6:30 p.m., Moravia Town Hall, 139 Main St., Moravia. Call (315) 497-1972.

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.

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.

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

Regional

Bereavement Support Group for Senior Widows/Widowers, 10 a.m. to noon; Bereavement Support Group for Parents, 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 Cavalier: Nancy Kelly, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

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

Recreation

Local

Cayuga County Coin Club, 6 p.m., community room, Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Use entrance between Bass Pro Shops and J.C. Penney. Call Jean Duckett at (315) 253-7670.

Happy Hour Yoga, 7 to 9 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Cost $8; bring mat, water, towel or blanket. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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 book about a family, 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.

DJ Trivia, 7 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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.

Reading with Miss Martha the therapy dog, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.


THURSDAY, NOV. 21

Special events

Local

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

Opening reception, "CNY Emerging Artist Project: Sanctorum Art Collective," 5 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission free museum members, $5 nonmembers. Visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

November Fun Night, 6 to 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2 Chapel St., Seneca Falls. Cake, games and more to celebrate year of birthday parties. Pulled pork and a vegan dish will be served.

Recycled Christmas Decoration Sale, 6 to 8 p.m., Elbridge Community Church, 109 E. Main St., Elbridge. With bake sale and thrift shop. Donations welcome. Call (315) 689-1829.

Regional

Stream & Wetland Buffer Workshop, 5 to 8 p.m., History Center, 110 N. Tioga St., Ithaca. Registration $10. Email mjc72@cornell.edu or call (607) 272-2292.

Document Detective, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Learn about searching family histories in census records and city directories. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Film

Regional

"Moby Dick," 7 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Food and drink

Local

Doug's Fish Fry fundraiser for Camp Caspar Gregory, noon to 6 p.m., Aurora Fire Department, 456 Main St., Aurora. To order, call (607) 753-9184 before 4 p.m.

Regional

Dining to Donate for SAGE Upstate, 11 a.m. to close, Applebee's, 628 S. Main St., North Syracuse. Provide voucher to donate 10% of check to SAGE Upstate. For voucher, call (315) 478-1923 or email llamb@sageupstate.org.

Meetings

Local

Cayuga Community College Board of Trustees, 8 a.m., Business Industry Center, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. Visit cayuga-cc.edu.

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

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

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

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.

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

Bob Piorun and The Kats featuring Robin Munn, 6 to 9 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, Genesee Center, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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

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

Regional

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

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley, 8 p.m., Westcott Theater, 524 Westcott St., Syracuse. Tickets $25. Visit thewestcotttheater.com.

Recreation

Local

Coffee and Conversation Book Club: "Dear Mrs. Bird" by A.J. Pearce, 10:30 a.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

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.

Holiday Porch Pots, 6 to 8 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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

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.

Regional

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


FRIDAY, NOV. 22

Special events

Local

Recycled Christmas Decoration Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Elbridge Community Church, 109 E. Main St., Elbridge. With bake sale and thrift shop (open 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.). Donations welcome. Call (315) 689-1829.

Science Colloquium: James Babcock presents "The Role of Culture Media Formulation in the Development of Biopharmaceutical Production Systems," 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, 2 to 7 p.m., Family Video. 48 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

Regional

Fall bake and jewelry sale, 9:30 a.m., Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 N. Main St., Penn Yan. Open to the public. Supports 3-D mammography at the hospital.

Northeast Racing Products Auction, Trade Show and Swapmeet, 1 p.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Art Gone Wild! art sale, silent auction and raffle, 6 to 8 p.m., Rosamond Gifford Zoo, 1 Conservation Place, Syracuse. Tickets $8 advance, $10 at the door, free for ages 12 and younger. Visit syracusezooevents.org.

"A Christmas Carol," 7 p.m., Fatzinger Hall, Waterloo Library and Historical Society, 31 E. Williams St., Waterloo. One-man performance by Kim Tenreiro. Tickets $10. Call (315) 539-3313 or visit wlhs-ny.com.

Film

Local

Friday Film, 7 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Enzo learns how to navigate life. Call (315) 685-5135.

Regional

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

"The Last Waltz," 7 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

"Instant Family," 7 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

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.

Cooking class with Chef Emil: Thanksgiving cooking, Colloca Estate Winery, 14678 W. Bay Road, Fair Haven. For registration information, visit colloca.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

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

Paolo & Felice, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

Tracy and Chris, 6 to 8 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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.

Lakeside Acoustic Duo, 7 to 10 p.m., Drifters on Owasco, 2846 Fire Lane 1, Moravia. No cover. Visit lakesideacoustic.com.

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

Regional

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

The Disco Biscuits, 7:30 p.m., Science & Industry Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Oswego Music Hall: The Hook Songwriter Series with Irv Lyons Jr., Bryan Dickenson and JoAnne Sherwood, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $12. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

Get the Led Out, 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

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Head Over Heels," 7:30 p.m., Dowd Fine Arts Center Lab Theatre, SUNY Cortland, Cortland. Tickets $9-$19. Visit cortland.edu/boxoffice.

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. 23

Special events

Local

Recycled Christmas Decoration Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Elbridge Community Church, 109 E. Main St., Elbridge. With bake sale and thrift shop (open 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.). Donations welcome. Call (315) 689-1829.

Greens Workshop, 9 to 11 a.m., Seneca Falls Community Center, 35 Water St., Seneca Falls. Make greens decorations; refreshments available. Call (315) 539-9251.

St. Matthew's Fall Festival, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 14 Church St., Moravia. Bazaar, luncheon, tours of the wood-carved church and more. Call (315) 497-1171.

Planning for Transition: A Resource Fair, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn. For new and beginning farmers or landowners looking to transition their farm to the next generation, with topics like business planning and communication tools. Free and open to the public; preregistration required. To register, call the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Seneca County at (315) 539-9251 or visit nyalt.org.

Benefit for Kelly Covich, noon to 6 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-5997.

Family Fun Day, 1 to 3 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Create a "tree of thanks" and write a letter to a veteran expressing gratitude. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

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.

Blake Studio & Art Gallery opening, 5 to 8 p.m., 128 Genesee St., Auburn. With guest artists Arthur the Artist, Kevin Burke and Sally Stormon. Visit facebook.com/blakechamberlainart.

Barrel Room Comedy Night, 6 to 10 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Featuring Derrick Knopsnyder, of Pittsburgh, and Mike Travers. Tickets $20; wine and beer available. Call (315) 364-5100 or visit treleavenwines.com.

Annual Holiday Party, 7 to 9 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. With music by Diana Jacobs and Dave Kuykendall, hors d'oeuvres from Scratch Farmhouse Catering and more. For ticket information, visit cayugamuseum.org or call (315) 253-8051.

Regional

Christmas Craft Show, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ministry Center, 35 Center St., Waterloo. With Santa from 10 a.m. to noon, more than 40 crafters, lunch menu and more. Call (315) 539-2944.

Northeast Racing Products Auction, Trade Show and Swapmeet, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress; Salt City Holiday Antiques Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Fall Harvest, 10 a.m. to noon, Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Activities, crafts, refreshments and more with Child and Family Resources. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Best of NY: A Food & Drink Showcase, noon to 8 p.m., Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse. Tastings and samples, food and drink tutorials, live cooking demonstrations, music and more. Visit bestfestnys.com.

Film

Local

Saturday Movie Matinee, 1 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. A movie about toys coming to life. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Family Movie, 3 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. A young lion prince flees his kingdom. Call (315) 685-5135.

Food and drink

Local

Thanksgiving pie and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Patrick Church, 28 N. Main St., Jordan. Homemade goods, including cookies, cakes, scones and pies made with hand-picked fruit and baked with the parish's signature homemade crust (apple, black and red raspberry, mincemeat, pumpkin and more).

Buck Tucker's Friendsgiving Fundraiser, 1 to 6 p.m., Buck Tucker's Home Cookin', Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Minimum donation $10; supports No Kid Hungry. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Meetings

Local

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

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

Music

Local

Sue Alexander, noon to 4 p.m., Izzo's White Barn Winery, 6634 Cayuga Road, Cayuga. With wine and food from Em's Rolls. No cover. Call (315) 283-8095.

Karl Knutson, 5 to 8 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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

The Auroras, 7 to 10 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, Genesee Center, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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

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

Regional

Midnight, 7 p.m., Lost Horizon, 5863 Thompson Road, Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

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

The Disco Biscuits, 7:30 p.m., Science & Industry Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

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

Recreation

Local

Energizing Morning Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

Theater

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Head Over Heels," 7:30 p.m., Dowd Fine Arts Center Lab Theatre, SUNY Cortland, Cortland. Tickets $9-$19. Visit cortland.edu/boxoffice.

"Proof," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, 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.

Kids ornament making workshop, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Grisamore Cider Works, 4069 Goose St., Locke. Cost $5 per craft. Visit wineandblooms.com.

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

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


SUNDAY, NOV. 24

Special events

Local

Turkey Donation Sunday, 9 a.m. to noon, parking lot of First Presbyterian Church, 112 South St., Auburn. Supports Calvary Food Pantry. 

Artist's talk with Ellen M. Blalock, 2 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission free with exhibit admission ($10 public, free for members, exhibiting artists and children 12 and younger). Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Regional

Salt City Holiday Antiques Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Best of NY: A Food & Drink Showcase, noon to 5 p.m., Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse. Tastings and samples, food and drink tutorials, live cooking demonstrations, music and more. Visit bestfestnys.com.

John Cleese, 7 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Food and drink

Local

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

Meetings

Local

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

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

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

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

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

Music

Local

Bones East Christmas concert, 1:30 p.m., Auburn Alliance Church, 630 N. Seward Ave., Auburn. Love offering will be taken for Night to Shine special needs prom. Email fwayneblann@gmail.com.

Parlor Music Concert: "A Musical Journey Through the 19th Century," 4 to 5:30 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Admission $20 members, $25 public; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

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

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

Regional

Bound for Glory: Terry Kelleher, 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

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Head Over Heels," 2 p.m., Dowd Fine Arts Center Lab Theatre, SUNY Cortland, Cortland. Tickets $9-$19. Visit cortland.edu/boxoffice.

"The Monster Who Ate My Peas," 3 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

"Proof," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, NOV. 25

Film

Local

Family Flicks: "The Lion King," 6:30 p.m., Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. Call (315) 834-6222.

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.

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.

Regional

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

Recreation

Local

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

Theater

Regional

"Proof," 7 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

Youth

Local

Maker Monday: Circuits, robots, engineering and more, 4:30 p.m., Seymour Library, 176-178 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit seymourlibrary.org or call (315) 252-2571.

Regional

Junior Bookbug Club: "My Father's Dragon" by Ruth Stiles Gannett, 7 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Preregistration required. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


TUESDAY, NOV. 26

Special events

Local

AARP Smart Driver Course, 1 to 4 p.m., Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES, 1879 W. Genesee St. Road, Aurelius. Continues same time Nov. 27. Complete for discount on car insurance or points off driver's license. Cost $20 AARP members, $25 nonmembers. To register, call (315) 253-8581. 

Candlelight service, conversation and song to promote gratitude and peace, 6:30 p.m., SS. Peter & John Episcopal Church, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Held by the church, Creative Minds Montessori School, the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office and the Heroin Epidemic Action League. Free and open to the public.

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

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.

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.

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 Services, 299 E. River Road, Oswego. Visit hopeforbereaved.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

"Proof," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, 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 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. 27

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.

Thanksgiving eve fundraiser for Loren Barrigar with LJ and Mason Barrigar, James Horan, Dusty Pas'cal, Mike Powell, Bob Halligan, Carolyn (Dessie) Kelly, Bob Piorun, Joe Whiting and Terry Quill, Joanne Sherwood and Dick Ward, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Sold out. Supports Barrigar, who injured his hand in a chainsaw accident. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

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.

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.

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

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

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 to 9 p.m., 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.

Regional

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

Music

Local

Bob Piorun and Bernie McNabb, 6 to 9 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, Genesee Center, 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.

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.

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.

Happy Hour Yoga, 7 to 9 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Cost $8; bring mat, water, towel or blanket. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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.

DJ Trivia, 7 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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

Theater

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

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. 28

(Editor's note: Regularly scheduled meetings may not be taking place due to Thanksgiving holiday.)

Special events

Local

Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Salvation Army, 18 E. Genesee St., Auburn. Delivery available; call to arrange. Call (315) 253-0319.

Regional

Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run, 10 a.m., Geneva Family YMCA, 399 William St., Geneva. A 5-mile, 5K and 2-mile fun run. Rgistration $25-$30; includes T-shirt for first 120 runners. Prize pies for first man and woman to complete each route. Visit signmeup.com/ymcaturkeytrot.

Community Thanksgiving Dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Elks Lodge No. 992, 2221 River Road, Seneca Falls. Takeout and delivery (to those in need) available; no registration required. Call (315) 539-1135.

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.

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.


FRIDAY, NOV. 29

Special events

Local

Blood drive, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) RED CROSS.

26th annual Dickens Christmas opens with the World's Smallest Christmas Parade, noon, village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, interactive street theater with Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Father Christmas and a cast of 70, and more. Call (315) 685-0552 or visit skaneateles.com.

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.

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.

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

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

Tracy and Chris, 6 to 8 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. No cover. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

Paolo & Felice, 6 to 9 p.m., Osteria Salina, 16 State St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 258-9070.

A Cast of Thousands album release party, 7 to 10 p.m., Cayuga Museum Carriage House Theater, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Celebrating release of "Sleeping World." Tickets $15; includes digital download of album. Call (315) 283-8074.

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

Regional

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

Recreation

Local

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

Theater

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

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. 30

Special events

Local

Gift Shop Holiday Open House, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sterling Nature Center, Jensvold Road, Sterling. With refreshments. Email snc@cayugacounty.us or call (315) 947-6143.

Montezuma Birding Van Tour, 10 a.m. to 12:30 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.

Miracle on Genesee Street, 10 a.m., downtown Auburn. Mindful Market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., horse and wagon rides around Seward Park from 3 to 5 p.m. and performances by Perform 4 Purpose and Harriet Tubman singers from 3 to 5 p.m. at the NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, 25 South St., Auburn. Following 6 p.m. Holiday Parade, city tree lighting ceremony, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and parade float winner announcements at Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Visit auburndowntown.org or call (315) 252-7874.

Holiday Open House, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Smiley's Town & Country, 7368 Owasco Road, Owasco. With Santa and Breezy Meadows Alpacas, caricatures by Brad Cole, holiday trees, greenery, Abdallah truffles and chili, hot cocoa and toasted marshmallows. Nonperishable food items for local pantries will be accepted; donors will be entered into a raffle for a gift. Free and open to the public. Visit smilesytownandcountry.com.

Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, interactive street theater with Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Father Christmas and a cast of 70, and more. Call (315) 685-0552 or visit skaneateles.com.

Meet the Grinch and Cindy Lou, 1 to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Holiday Parade, 6 p.m., Genesee Street, Auburn. Floats from community organizations and departments, with cash prizes announced afterward. Free and open to the public. Visit auburndowntown.org or call (315) 252-7874.

"Marie & The Nutcracker Prince," 7 to 10 p.m., The Sinclair of Skaneateles, 4357 Jordan Road, Skaneateles. A 90-minute immersive theater show with cash bar and hors d'oeuvres. Tickets $30. Visit facebook.com/sinclairofskaneateles.

Regional

Kris Kringle Market, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lyons. Special events at participating businesses, including Santa and Mrs. Claus at Newberry's from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., craft show at the Elks Club, Santa's arrival at Central Park at 4:15 p.m. and fireworks display at 5:30 p.m. Visit lyonsny.com.

Wine & Chocolate Festival, 1 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m., Horticulture Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

Food and drink

Local

Holiday meat raffle, 5 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-5997.

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

Small Business Saturday event with music by Adam Parker, Ted Romer and John Rogalia, 1 to 4 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. No cover. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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

Mike McNabb, 8 p.m., A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St., Auburn. No cover. Call (315) 282-7314.

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

Regional

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

Recreation

Local

Energizing Morning Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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

Music

Regional

Leann Rimes, 8 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. Sold out. Visit dellagoresort.com.

Theater

Regional

"Proof," 2 and 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 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 presents "The Nutcracker," 2 and 6 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State 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.

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

Regional

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


SUNDAY, DEC. 1

Special events

Local

Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, interactive street theater with Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Father Christmas and a cast of 70, and more. Call (315) 685-0552 or visit skaneateles.com.

Meet the Grinch and Cindy Lou, 1 to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Skaneateles Historical Society open house, 1 to 4 p.m., The Creamery, 28 Hannum St., Skaneateles. Holiday decorations, music, refreshments and unveiling of 2019 Christmas ornament. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 685-1360.

"Quilts=Art=Quilts" Trunk Show featuring Denise Koopoerman and Thomas Knauer, author of "Why We Quilt," 2 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Admission $10. Call (315) 255-1553 or visit myartcenter.org.

Food and drink

Local

Beer and fudge pairing, 1 to 4 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.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

MasterWorks Chorale Chamber Singers, 2 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Admission $10; supports the chapel's preservation. Call (315) 252-0339.

Jazz on Tap: Edgar Pagan's GPL, 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.

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

Syracuse University Brass Ensemble 21st annual concert, 7 p.m., SS. Peter & John Episcopal Church, 169 Genesee St., Auburn. Christmas music, classic and contemporary pieces. Free and open to the public. Visit subrass.syr.edu or call (315) 443-3436.

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

Syracuse City Ballet presents "The Nutcracker," 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 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: "The Nutcracker," 3 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

"Proof," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.


MONDAY, DEC. 2

Special events

Local

NY Beef Quality Assurance Training, 6 to 9 p.m., Sennett Livestock Sales, 3180 Turnpike Road, Sennett. For ages 14 and older. Registration $15 per person, $25 per farm. Registration required by Nov. 25. Call (607) 255-7712 or email bjj6@cornell.edu.

Film

Local

Classics @ the Carriage House: "It's a Wonderful Life," 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.

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

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

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

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

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

Music

Local

Auburn Civic Band, 7 to 8 p.m., Bluefield Manor, 516 Bluefield Manor Road, Auburn. Christmas and holiday music. Visit auburncivicbandinc.com.

Regional

Winter Choral Concert, 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. For admission information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

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.

Regional

Christmas Crafternoon, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Preregistration required. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Youth

Regional

Junior Bookbug Club: "My Father's Dragon" by Ruth Stiles Gannett, 7 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Preregistration required. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


TUESDAY, DEC. 3

Special events

Local

Shop Skaneateles, 3 to 8 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Specials at village merchants. Visit skaneateles.com.

Program: "Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia," 4 to 5 p.m., United Church of Auburn, 77 Metcalf Drive, Auburn. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 472-4201 ext. 227.

Presentation about domestic violence, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Launch of Zonta Club of Skaneateles' 16 days of advocacy, "Zonta Says No to Violence Against Women." Free and open to the public.

Connecting Bridges: Forum to enhance relationship between community and local law enforcement, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Booker T. Washington Community Center, 23 Chapman Ave., Auburn. Part of partnership between Harriet Tubman Center for Justice and Peace, Auburn Police Department, Cayuga County Sheriff's Office, Auburn Fire Department and Civil Service Commission. 

Finger Lakes Ski Club holiday party and general meeting, 7 p.m., Knights of Columbus, 47 Market St., Auburn. Includes food, drinks, door prizes and signup for Vermont trip in February. 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

95X-Mas Pajama Jam with The Unlikely Candidates, Houses, Jocelyn and Chris Arndt, 6:30 p.m., Science & Industry Building, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

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

Meetings

Local

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

"Holidays on the Heights," 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. For admission 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.

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

Holiday candle centerpiece, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Drifters on Owasco, 2846 Fire Lane 1, Moravia. Cost $35. Visit wineandblooms.com.

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

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 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.

Regional

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


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4

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.

Holiday Bereavement Support Group, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Hospice of the Finger Lakes, 1130 Corporate Drive, Auburn. Continues Wednesdays, Dec. 11 and 18. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 255-2733.

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.

Author talk: Former Sen. John DeFrancisco presents "Never Say Never: Adventures in New York Politics," 7 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Remarks, Q&A and book signing. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Food and drink

Local

Skaneateles Music Guild Holiday Luncheon, 11 a.m., The Lodge at Welch Allyn, 4355 State St., Skaneateles Falls. With music by ensemble groups from Skaneateles schools, raffle and more. For ticket information, visit skaneatelesmusicguild.org.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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

Scott Dennis and friends, 6 to 9 p.m., Cavalier Room, Marriott Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. No cover. Visit cnyjazz.org.

Recreation

Local

Happy Hour Yoga, 7 to 9 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Cost $8; bring mat, water, towel or blanket. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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.

DJ Trivia, 7 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.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.

Theater

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

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, DEC. 5

Special events

Local

10th annual Holiday Craft Show, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., second floor assembly and conference room, Auburn Community Hospital, 17 Lansing St., Auburn. Nearly 25 vendors offering soaps, jewelry, Christmas arrangements, gift baskets and more. Free and open to the public. Visit auburnhospital.org.

"Light Up a Life" tree-lighting ceremony, 4 p.m., Hoopes Park clubhouse, 100 S. Herman Ave., Auburn. Refreshments and music by Perform 4 Purpose, followed by lighting at 4:45 p.m. Hosted by Friends of Hospice of Cayuga County. Visit friendsofhospicecayugacounty.org.

Regional

Live and silent art auction, 6 to 9 p.m., Community Folk Art Center, 805 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Supports Dunbar Center's community programs. Art donations accepted. Call (315) 760-3155 or visit syracusedunbarcenter.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 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.

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

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

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

Regional

"A Jazzy Little Christmas," 7:30 p.m., Jesuit Theater, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse. For admission information, visit lemoyne.edu/vpa.

12th annual Solstice at the Cathedral, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Cathedral, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Holiday performance with artistic director Joe Whiting. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.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.

Regional

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

Theater

Local

"A Calamari Christmas Carol," 7 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$40. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"Proof," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

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, DEC. 6

Special events

Local

Science Colloquium: Andrea Davalos presents "Gauging the Combined Effects of Deer, Earthworms and Invasive Plants on Native Vegetation," 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.

First Friday: Harriet Tubman Singers from Genesee Elementary School and Perform 4 Purpose: "Harriet & Holiday Songs," 5 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St.; 6 p.m., Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn. Plus holiday card making at the museum and light refreshments. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 253-8051.

Skaneateles Sings, 6 p.m., Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles. Stories and photos with Father Christmas and Mother Goose, candlelit ceremony, caroling, tree lighting and more. Free and open to the public. Visit skaneateles.com.

Candlelight Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Admission $15 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Regional

NYS Indoor Kart Racing Championship, 6 to 9 p.m., Sleep Number Center of Progress, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

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

Film

Local

"Gift," 1 and 7 p.m.; "The Snowy Day" and "A Charlie Brown Christmas," 5 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Admission $6 to "Gift," free to the cartoons. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"It's a Wonderful Life," 7 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

Food and drink

Local

Prohibition Party, 9 p.m., 1833 Kitchen & Bar, Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. With cocktails, card games, tarot readings, music by Honky Tonk Hindooz and more. For ticket information, call (315) 364-8888 or visit facebook.com/innsofaurora.

Regional

Bake sale and holiday drawing, 9 a.m., Geneva General Hospital, 196 North St., Geneva. Supports Finger Lakes Health Foundation.

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

Ryan Blatchley and Jim Van Arsdale, 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.

Jimmy Lawler, 6 to 8 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. No cover. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

F5, 7 to 11 p.m., Ukrainian National Club, 125 Washington St., Auburn. Call (315) 253-5997.

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

Regional

12th annual Solstice at the Cathedral, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Cathedral, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Holiday performance with artistic director Joe Whiting. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.com.

The Blind Boys of Alabama Christmas show, 7:30 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Elton Rohn, 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

"A Calamari Christmas Carol," 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$40. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Proof," 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.

Grinch Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Dress in pajamas for a story, movie, popcorn and cookies, then a picture with the Grinch. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


SATURDAY, DEC. 7

Special events

Local

Christmas in Moravia, all day, village of Moravia. Reindeer Run 5K at 3 p.m. at the fire department, 38 Keeler Ave., and more. 

Cato-Meridian PTO Christmas Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cato-Meridian Elementary School gym and rec center gym, Route 370, Cato. More than 100 vendors with crafts, jewelry, food and more, pictures with Santa and refreshments. Call (315) 638-6439.

Family-friendly Winter Nature Walk, 10 a.m. to noon, 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.

Health care navigator available for assistance, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hazard Library, 2487 Route 34B, Poplar Ridge. Free and open to the public; no registration needed. Call (315) 364-7975.

Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, interactive street theater with Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Father Christmas and a cast of 70, and more. Call (315) 685-0552 or visit skaneateles.com.

Meet the Grinch and Cindy Lou, 1 to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Candlelight Tours, 6 and 7 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Admission $15 adults, $8 children 12 and younger; reservations required. Call (315) 252-1283.

Regional

Real Christmas, village Waterloo. Display of Christmas trees at banks, community center and more.

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

Winterloo, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Exposition Center, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. Snowman bounce house, rides, games, crafting, ice carving demonstrations, seasonal food, beer, wine and more. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

NYS Indoor Kart Racing Championship, 11 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.

Cookie Walk and Holiday Bazaar, 5 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. With local crafts and vendors. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.

Magic show: Chương Trình Ca Nhạc “Tình Nhân,” 7:30 p.m., del Lago Resort & Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre. For ticket information, visit dellagoresort.com.

Film

Local

"Gift," 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.

Christmas Around the World, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Wine and food pairings and more. Admission $30. Visit lakeontariowinetrail.com.

Treleaven Wines 30th anniversary celebration dinner, 5 to 9 p.m., 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Five-course wine and dinner pairing. For pricing, visit treleavenwines.com.

Ham dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., First Baptist Church of Jordan, 32 Clinton St., Jordan. Cost $10 adults, $5 children 6 to 12, free for children 5 and younger. Deliveries must be called in by 4 p.m. Call (315) 689-6510.

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

"Don't Stop Us Now" Queen tribute, 6 to 7:30 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.

Colt Ford with Carter Winter and Country Swagg, 6:30 p.m. (doors), Kegs Canal Side, 7 N. Hamilton St., Jordan. Tickets $22. Visit kegscanalside.net.

The Delaney Brothers, 7:30 p.m., Borodino Hall Community Center, 1861 E. Lake Road, Skaneateles. Tickets $15 per person, $30 per family; free parking. Supports the Spafford Area Historical Society. 

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

Regional

12th annual Solstice at the Cathedral, 2 and 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Cathedral, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Holiday performance with artistic director Joe Whiting. Tickets $30-$50. Visit solsticeatthecathedral.com.

The Slocan Ramblers, 7 p.m., Canaan Institute, Brooktondale. To RSVP, visit cinst.org.

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

Oswego Music Hall: Sultans of String Christmas Caravan with Rebecca Campbell, 7:30 p.m., McCrobie Civic Center, 41 Lake St., Oswego. Tickets $25-$28. Visit oswegomusichall.org.

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

Recreation

Local

Energizing Morning Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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

"A Calamari Christmas Carol," 2 and 8 p.m., Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn. Tickets $10-$40. Visit auburnpublictheater.org or call (315) 253-6669.

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"A Very Electric Christmas," 7 p.m., State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit stateofithaca.org.

"Proof," 8 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, 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.

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

Regional

Winterfest Story Time, 7 p.m., Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E. Main St., Trumansburg. "Snowmen at Night" by Caralyn Buehner. Free and open to the public. Visit trumansburglibrary.org.


SUNDAY, DEC. 8

Special events

Local

Dickens Christmas, noon to 4 p.m., village of Skaneateles. Scenes from "A Christmas Carol," sing-alongs, horse-drawn carriage rides, interactive street theater with Queen Victoria, Scrooge, Father Christmas and a cast of 70, and more. Call (315) 685-0552 or visit skaneateles.com.

Holiday Traditions: Victorian Christmas decorations, live music and stories of Seward Christmases, noon to 5 p.m., Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-1283 or visit sewardhouse.org.

Holiday Traditions: Holiday music medley, noon to 5 p.m., Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn. Hammered dulcimer by John Wilmot from noon to 1 p.m., holiday music by Perform 4 Purpose from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Susan May on the Steere & Turner organ from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. and tours from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 252-0339 or visit willard-chapel.org.

Holiday Traditions: Paper ornament making and explore the museum, noon to 5 p.m., Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Free and open to the public. Call (315) 253-8051.

Meet the Grinch and Cindy Lou, 1 to 4 p.m., Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Call (315) 255-1188 or visit fingerlakesmall.com.

Dickens Christmas Queen's Tea, 3 to 4:30 p.m., The Creamery, 28 Hannum St., Skaneateles. Tea and refreshments with the queen, who will explain the history of 19th century afternoon tea, appropriate table manners and settings. Cost $15. Call (315) 685-1360.

Regional

Winterloo, noon to 6 p.m., Exposition Center, New York State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Geddes. Snowman bounce house, rides, games, crafting, ice carving demonstrations, seasonal food, beer, wine and more. For admission information, visit nysfair.org.

"Holiday Photos in Santa's Winter Wonderland," 1 to 3 p.m., Cortland Repertory Theatre, 24 Port Watson St., Cortland. With refreshments and family activities. Cost $10 per photo. Visit cortlandrep.org.

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.

Christmas Around the World, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Wine and food pairings and more. Admission $30. Visit lakeontariowinetrail.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

Lakeside Performing Arts Series: Lessons and carols, 4 p.m., various churches, 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.

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

Regional

Cayuga Vocal Ensemble: "Carols Across Cultures," 4 p.m., St. Catherine of Siena Church, Siena Drive, Ithaca. Visit cayuga-vocal.org.

Bound for Glory: The New Cut Road String Band, 8 to 11 p.m., Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca. No cover. Visit boundforglory.org.

George Winston, 8 p.m., Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. For ticket information, call (607) 749-4900 or email info@center4art.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

ArtSmart Educational Theatre: "Havana Hop," 2 p.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 2 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Proof," 4 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"The Elf on the Shelf," 7 p.m., Crouse Hinds Theater at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.


MONDAY, DEC. 9

Special events

Regional

ARISE open house, 2 to 5 p.m., 635 James St., Syracuse. Renovations for after-school respite program, outpatient mental health services and conference rooms will be available to view. Free and open to the public. Visit ariseinc.org.

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.

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

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.

Regional

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

Music

Local

Auburn Civic Band, 7 to 8 p.m., Boyle Center, 149 Genesee St., Auburn. Christmas and holiday music. Visit auburncivicbandinc.com.

Recreation

Local

Evergreen wreath decorating, 6:15 to 8:15 p.m., Grisamore Cider Works, 4069 Goose St., Locke. Cost $36. Visit wineandblooms.com.

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

Theatre

Regional

ArtSmart Educational Theatre: "Havana Hop," 10 a.m., Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. For ticket information, visit thesmith.org or call (315) 781-LIVE.

Youth

Regional

Junior Bookbug Club: "My Father's Dragon" by Ruth Stiles Gannett, 7 to 8 p.m., Seneca Falls Library, 47 Cayuga St., Seneca Falls. Preregistration required. Visit senecafallslibrary.org.


TUESDAY, DEC. 10

Special events

Local

Connecting Bridges: Forum to enhance relationship between community and local law enforcement, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Apostolic Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, 103 Fitch Ave., Auburn. Part of partnership between Harriet Tubman Center for Justice and Peace, Auburn Police Department, Cayuga County Sheriff's Office, Auburn Fire Department and Civil Service Commission. 

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. 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.

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.

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

CNY Flute Choir, 7:30 p.m., Columbian Presbyterian Church, Routes 11 and 20, LaFayette. Call (315) 677-3293.

Recreation

Local

Southern Cayuga Garden Club wreath workshop, 1 p.m., Scipioville Presbyterian Church, Route 34B, Scipioville. Greens, frames and instruction provided; bring your own cutters. Cost $15 nonmembers; open to the public.

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

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

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 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.


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11

Special events

Local

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.

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

Free holiday movie and gathering, 1 to 5 p.m., Everson Museum of Art, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse. "It's a Wonderful Life," cookies and coffee, festival of trees and more. RSVP required. Call (315) 760-5905 ext. 705 or email info@clarityclinicalresearch.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.

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.

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.

Regional

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

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

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

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.

Happy Hour Yoga, 7 to 9 p.m., Summerhill Brewing, 14408 Route 90, Summerhill. Cost $8; bring mat, water, towel or blanket. Visit summerhillbrewing.com.

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.

DJ Trivia, 7 p.m., Next Chapter Brewpub, 100 Genesee St., Auburn. Visit nextchapterbrewpub.com.

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

Theater

Regional

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7:30 p.m., Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. For ticket information, visit syracusestage.org or call (315) 443-3275.

"Proof," 7:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. For ticket information, visit kitchentheatre.org.

"My Fair Lady," 7:30 p.m., Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina 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.

Barrel Room Comedy Night, 6 to 10 p.m., Treleaven Wines, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Featuring Derrick Knopsnyder, of Pittsburgh, and Mike Travers. Tickets $20; wine and beer available. Call (315) 364-5100 or visit treleavenwines.com.