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Central Square Elementary School Art Show

3/4  5 pm

Reception to start off the art show and art teachers will meet students, parents and guests. Art will be on display for the entire month of March. North Onondaga Public Library, 5437 Library St, Brewerton.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Drive-Thru Dinner

3/5   4 to 6 pm

$10 a dinner. First Presbyterian Church, 64 Oswego St, Baldwinsville.

Rice Creek Ramble/Rice Creek Field Station

3/7  11 am

This is a free family friendly guided walk, and everyone will meet at the main building at 11 am. Please dress for the weather and  call ahead for trail conditions @ 312-6677. (They are not able to accommodate groups however.) 193 Thompson Rd, Oswego. 

Ham Dinner

3/7  5 pm

$5 to $9. First Baptist Church, 32 Clinton St, Jordan.  689-6510

“Into the Woods”/Cato Meridain Middle School

3/6  7 to 10 pm, 3/7  7 to 10 pm and 3/8 2 to 5 pm

Tickets on sale at the elementary, middle and high school or at the door if any are available. Cato Meridian High School Drama Club Production. Contact Lisa Byrne at 626-3317 for more information.

March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction Presents: Farmer & The Chef

Join us on Monday, March 9, 2015 for Signature Chefs Auction of Syracuse at the Oncenter, a unique farmer to table event that you won’t want to miss! Mix together top local chefs showcasing their culinary masterpieces and the chance to bid on desirable auction packages, and you’ve got a recipe for healthy babies. The key ingredient is YOU!

The March of Dimes annual Signature Chefs Auction returns with a gourmet extravaganza featuring the skills and creativity of Central New York’s finest chefs and farms! Guests will enjoy fabulous cuisine, an incredible silent auction and the opportunity bid on amazing culinary experiences. All proceeds benefit the mission of the March of Dimes to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.  

Click here for more info!

Fish Dinner

3/13, 3/20/ 3/27  4 to 7 pm

$11. Valley American Legion Post 1468, 110 Academy St.

Single & Parenting

3/, 3/18, 3/25/ 4/1     8 pm

Help seminar and weekly meetings. North Syracuse Baptist Church, 420 Main St, North Syracuse. For more information call Pastor Bill At 458-0271

Hastings Fish Fry

3/6 and every Friday through Good Friday  4:30 pm

1998 US Route 11.

St. Margaret’s Famous Fish Fry

3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3  4 to 7 pm

$2 to $9, discounts for children and seniors 62 and over. 200 Roxboro Rd, Mattydale.

Fairmount Fire Department Fish Fry

3/5  4 to 8 pm

Weekly Through Good Friday,4611 West Genesee St. Dine in or take out.

Books for Breakfast

1/20, 2/17, 3,17 & 4/21  9 AM

Join in on the conversation about some of the best books out there. This calendar will list the book to be discussed each month on the 3rd Tuesday. Check back near the new year to learn the titles for each month! Baldwinsville Public Library, 33 East Genesee St.

Cicero Book Discussion Group

11/18 6:30 PM  12/16/ 1/20, 2/17, 4/21

Open to the public. New members welcome! North Onondaga Public Library, 5437 Library St, Brewerton.

First Friday Art Event

Friday, January 02, 2015
12:00 am – 5:23 pm
Additional Dates
Friday, February 06, 2015 12:00 am – 5:23 pm
Friday, March 06, 2015 12:00 am – 5:23 pm
Friday, April 03, 2015 12:00 am – 5:23 pm
Friday, May 01, 2015 12:00 am – 5:23 pm
Cortland, NY
Price: Free —

5-8 pm. First Fridays celebrate the art and culture of our local community on the first Friday of each month. Participating galleries, studios, artists, interested businesses, music and performing arts venues will be open to the public to spotlight the arts. For more information visit www.cortlandfirstfridays.org , or our Facebook page

Healthy Bodies Class/Pre-teens

1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24   3 to 4 PM

Sam Pomeranz Jewish Community Center of Syracuse

5655 Thompson Rd
Syracuse, NY

 

Price: Free —

The hour-long co-ed classes, part of the JCC’s After School Program, are designed to engage fifth and sixth graders, or “tweens,” to help them acquire and maintain healthy lifestyle habits through good nutrition and fitness.

FREE enrollment*

 *Limited class size, 30 students maximum 

Sign-up anytime, even after the program begins (based on available openings)

Starts Jan. 13, 2015 and runs through May 2015

Classes meet Tuesdays 3-4 pm at the JCC of Syracuse

Busing provided from J-D Middle School

After-class care and activities included; children must be picked up by 6 pm

Walk/run on our indoor track

One special focus class held each month

Fitness (Zumba, yoga, weight training, etc.)

Snacks/food prep (without cooking)

Nutritionist (from SU)

Weekly/monthly goals tracked

Incentives for reaching goals and class attendance

Enrollment in the classes is free thanks to a grant from the Jim and Juli Boeheim Foundation. The program can accommodate up to 30 participants and will run through May. Although this program begins in January, parents can still enroll their kids in February, March and beyond as long as there are openings available. The Jamesville-DeWitt school district provides busing directly from J-D Middle School. Busing also may be available for students from East-area City of Syracuse Schools and eastern-suburb public and private schools.

Contact Info

Will Wallak

Sam Pomeranz Jewish Community Center of Syracuse

wwallak@jccsyr.org

315-445-2360

Ham Radio Meeting/Madison Oneida Amateur Radio Club

1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/29, 5/27    7:30 PM

Madison-Oneida BOCES

4937 Spring Road
Verona, NY

 

Price: $0.00 Free —

Madison-Oneida Amateur Radio Club (MOARC) meets the last Wednesday of each month (EXCEPT July and August) in the library at Madison-Oneida BOCES on Spring Road in Verona. Meetings start at 7:30 p.m. and last for about an hour, longer if a program is scheduled for that evening.

MOARC has been a source of friendship and fellowship for over 25 years to those in Madison and Oneida Counties that enjoy the hobby of amateur radio. MOARC also provides testing for those who wish to get a license or advance their license class.

MOARC members provide communication at numerous events around central New York including; Tour de Cure, Yellow Brick Run, Races at Turning-Stone, Sitrin Stars & Stripes Run/Walk and Pumpkin Patrol. Our service at these events helps to maintain the safety of the participants and volunteers/employees during the event.

Guests are welcome at our meetings and we would be happy to tell you more about amateur radio if you are interested in getting involved.

Colorectal Cancer Screening

12/4

Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer related deaths for men & women in NY state (3,300 NYS deaths annually) However, when it is detected and treated early, it can often be cured. All adults should undergo recommended age appropriate screening for colorectal cancer. Those without health insurance do not need to put off screening in Onondaga County. There is help for the uninsured. The Cancer Services Program provides FREE recommended colorectal screening for medically uninsured adults aged 50 to 64 as well as FREE breast and cervical screenings for medically uninsured women aged 40 to 64. Call 435-3653 or visit http://ongov.net/health/cancerscreening.html.

SNOWSHOE RENTAL

Selkirk Shores State Park, Route 3, Pulaski

The park is open year round, 7 am to sunset. Patrons are encouraged to call the park to confirm operating hours @ 298-5737. Rentals are $5.