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Listings on the Calendar Page are free of charge.
events at bottom of the page.
Zonta Club Fashion Show, 6-9 p.m., Lakewood Vineyards,
featuring JBK Bridal & Prom and local businesswomen. $10 donation.
Food, wine, fashion vendors (jewelry, purses, scarves).
Local History Talk, Montour Falls Library, "Sailing
on Seneca" prsented by Gail Sudore, 7 p.m. About late 1800s Seneca
Lake, when it held very popular regattas. Pictures from library's Historic
Benefit Dinner, Schuyler Housing Opportunity Council (SHOC),
Logan Ridge Estates, Ball Diamond Road, Hector, cash bar at 6 p.m., dinner
7 p.m., $35 per person, tickets available at the door.
Montour Falls Library Storytelling Circle, 6 p.m. All are
welcome who love stories and storytelling. Group guided by Eliud and Meredith
Nieves. We are all picking a personal memory and working on the process
of making it into a story.
OMCS All Alumni Pig Roast, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Catharine Park,
Odessa (off Grant Road). Open to all alumni, staff and/or teachers of
either Odessa and/or Montour schools. All tableware and meat (roast pig,
steamship beef, hamburgers and hot dogs) provided. Cost: $10 per person
or $25 per family. Need a head count by May 20. Bring a dish to pass,
along with water or soda. Please use disposable bowls for dish to pass.
Class of 1958 will be attending as part of their 55th class reunion celebration.
Send checks, along with years attended and email address to: Kathy Cole
Cleveland, 6086 State Rt. 224, Cayuta, NY 14824.
Annual Burdett Bash, village-wide rummage, street, yard
and sidewalk sales, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Burdett United Methodist Church
plans a chicken BBQ. Burdett is located along State Rt. 79, between Watkins
Glen and Ithaca.
Havana Book Club, 6 p.m., Montour Falls Library. This month's
author is Morgan Llywelyn, award-winning author of historical fiction
starting with "Lion in Ireland" in 1980. Readers are welcome
to choose any of her works and join the discussion.
Information session, 6 p.m., Montour Falls Library, on
Red Flag Stream Monitoring in Schuyler and Chemung counties. Becky Bowen
of the Community Science Institute will explain the project and answer
questions. 607-257-6606 for more information.
Hector Community Forum Presents: Minerals Rights and
Rulings: Split Estates, Compulsory Integration & Home Rule with
David Slottje, 7 p.m., Logan Community Center, Logan/ Picnic Area Road,
Basic computer class offered by JobLink, Montour Falls
Library, 1 p.m., on Skype. Free and open to all.
Free Friday lunch at Lodi Presbyterian Church, 11:30 a.m.
to 1:30 p.m. All are invited.
May 31-June 1
2013 Relay for Life of Schuyler County, Watkins Glen High
School athletic field.
May 31-June 1
Rummage and bake sale, First Presbyterian Church of Watkins
Glen, 6th and Decatur Streets, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, May 31, and
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 1 with $3 bag sale starting at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Retro Night Fundraiser at the Burdett Fire Dept, 8 p.m.-12
midnight. Come dance to the '60’s, '70’s and '80’s as
DJ Tommy Strong spins those records all night long! $2.00 at the door.
18 to chill, 21 to swill. ID required!
Rummage Sale run by Southern Finger Lakes Women, 8 a.m.-2
p.m., 115 Twelfth St., Watkins Glen. Proceeds to benefit the SFLW education
and general funds. Same weekend as Watkins Glen village-wide sales.
Seneca Lake Wine and Food event, Lakeside Park in Watkins
Glen, showcasing area wineries, eateries and creameries. Samples of wines,
cheeses and regional cuisine. Live music. Specialized craft and food products
for sale. Tickets are on sale online or by phone. Call 607-546-6767, visit
www.senecalakewineandfood.com, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual picnic, Schuyler County League of Women Voters,
noon, Carol Bower Catering, 4015 Cass Road, Montour Falls, $15 per person.
Overview of Project Seneca presented by Rick Weakland, project manager.
Can Drive/Bake Sale, 9am-noon, Wright's Beverage, Watkins
Glen. Please donate bottles/cans & buy baked goods to benefit the
'13 alcohol & drug free Watkins Glen Senior All Night Event. Thanks!
(This is during the Watkins village rummage sales day.)
Father’s Day Breakfast at the Burdett Fire Dept.
Last breakfast for the season. All-you-can-eat served family-style at
your table. Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Toast, Hashbrowns, Pancakes, French
Toast, Coffee/Decaf/Hot Tea, Orange Juice, Hot Chocolate and Milk. Adults
- $7.00. Youths (5-12 years old) - $4.00. Age 4 and under - free.
Odessa Encampment 2013, corner of State Rt. 228 and Co.
Rt. 10, hosted by Catlin Camp 341, SUVCW/7th N.Y. Cavalry, a living history
tribute to our American Civil War Sesquicentennial. Participants set up
camp June 21. Sutlers, camp followers and carpetbaggers welcome.
Chicken BBQ, noon, Burdett United Methodist Church, Rt.
79, Burdett. Adults $8, seniors $7, children 3-12 $4.75, under 3 free.
Menu: BBQ chicken, salt potatoes, baked beans, roll, dessert, beverage.
Half-chicken $4.75. Take-outs available.
Schuyler County Health Check free health clinic conducted
by Schuyler County Medical Professionals, 6 p.m. at Mill Creek Center,
106 Perry St., Watkins Glen. For uninsured individuals who do not qualify
for government programs. For an appointment please leave a message at
535-8145. Walk-ins accepted from 6-6:30.
After School Program, Montour Falls Library, 3:30 p.m.
This story time will be very relaxed with stories, a time to listen to
the children's day and find books for home.
the Montour Falls Library
Please join us to read, listen or share a story. Family
Story-time is 10:30. The library's Saturday hours are 8-12. For information,
Tuesday Mornings, 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Story Time! Come listen, or come read aloud. Montour
Falls Memorial Library. For more information call 535-7489.
Infant Lap Time! Join us for an experience of stories,
music and play, and meet other parents of babies in our community. Montour
Falls Memorial Library. For more information call 535-7489.
First Wednesday of each month:
Odessa Tea Party meeting, 7:00 p.m., Odessa Municipal Building,
Odessa, NY. All are welcome. Please come and bring your friends and family.
4th Thursday of each month:
Lake Country Players, Inc., local community theater group,
monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Schuyler County Human Services Complex, 323 Owego
St., Montour Falls. All individuals welcome.
"Open Sketch" at the Montour Falls Library will
be hosted by John Hunt, a local self-taught artist. 3 p.m. every week
and open to all ages and levels. Please bring your own supplies and drop
Every Monday and Wednesday
The Montour Falls Memorial Library's Historic Resource
Room is open for research from 9 a.m. to 12 noon or by appointment. For
more information, call Carol Fagnan at 594-2062.
Tuesday and Wednesday
Zumba Latin dance exercise, 6:15 p.m., Watkins Glen Community
Center. Fun, easy steps and no experience necessary. All ages welcome.
$5 per class. Taught by licensed instructor. Call 607-857-0725 for more
Every 1st Thursday
Monthly support group, Montour Falls Library, for individuals
who have gluten intolerance. Meeting 1 p.m. to share information and ideas
on the subject.