Erie Canalway Photo Contest – Call for Entries

Capture the distinctive character of the Canal Corridor and be featured in the Erie Canalway Calendar

Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit entries for the 14th annual Erie Canalway Photo Contest. Photos should convey the wealth of things to do and see along the waterway and express the beauty and unique character […]

Jeff Gorman in concert June 1

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The Remsen Arts Center presents a concert by Jeff Gorman at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 9627 Main St., Remsen.

General admission $10, members $8, students $5.

Jeff Gorman will present the Old Eagle’s Harmonious Old School Bear Claw Medicine Show Revue, a marvelous mishmash of music, stories and more as the […]

A Sunday night kitchen party at the Nelson Odeon

The award-winning and highly acclaimed band Le Vent du Nord is a leading force in Quebec’s progressive francophone folk movement. The group’s vast repertoire draws from both traditional sources and original compositions, while enhancing its hard-driving soulful music (rooted in the Celtic diaspora) with a broad range of global influences.

On stage these friends […]

The Finger Lakes Trio performs free concert at Oasis

On Thursday, May 23, 2019, at 1:30 pm, Oasis will present The Finger Lakes Trio in concert. These well- known Upstate New York performers come together to feature music written for them. They will share works from diverse time periods, highlighting their unique contribution to the history of classical music, and will include some […]

Through Our Eyes photography exhibit continues its tour to Common Grounds in Cazenovia

The photography exhibit, “Through Our Eyes,” is on display throughout May in the Community Art Gallery at Common Grounds in Cazenovia just outside of Dave’s Dinner.  The display highlights the work of photography students from The Arc of Madison Cortland, whose work was chosen by student jurors in Morrisville State College’s art instructor Leigh […]

OACC to present “The Great Thanksgiving: Songs of Peace, Thanks and Brotherhood”

Chorale soloists Norm Webber, Linda Slavin, Sarah King, Twyla Edwards and Don Drake (L to R) discuss music with accompanist Heather O’Connell.

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “The Great Thanksgiving:  Songs of Peace, Thanks and Brotherhood” on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at 4:00 PM at the First Presbyterian Church, 108 Court St. […]

A fresh take on a classic band: Aztec Two-Step 2.0

Originating from a chance meeting at a Boston folk club open mic night in 1971, Aztec Two-Step burst on the scene in ‘72 with their self-titled debut album on Elektra Records. Their first album and three subsequent albums for RCA Records made the duo staples of progressive FM and college radio, helping to usher […]

Ordinary Elephant at the GSC

International Folk Music Awards 2017 Artist of the Year Ordinary Elephant will be on stage at the Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota for the Harmony in Nature Series at 7 p.m. May 10.

Ordinary Elephant captivates audiences with their emotionally powerful and vulnerable songs, letting the listener know that they are not alone in this […]

Jim Ridlon: Discord & Dissent

Commentary on contemporary politics exhibit opens at library in May Jim Ridlon (file photo)

The New Woodstock Free Library is presenting an exhibit of works by the internationally-recognized Cazenovia-based artist Jim Ridlon from May 6 to June 29. In the exhibit, Ridlon will be displaying assemblages he created and presented at Syracuse’s Art Rage […]

CNY Playhouse to produce “Shakespeare in Love” in February 2020

CNY Playhouse and Artistic Director Dustin Czarny are excited to announce that we will produce “Shakespeare in Love” in February 2020. This is the Central New York amateur premiere of the show.

Shakespeare in Love is a play with music that was adapted for the stage by Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning writer Lee […]

Local author Renée Roman Nose reads

Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her book, “Sweet Grass Talking” at the Canastota Public Library.

In honor of April being Poetry Month, Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her newly released book, “Sweet Grass Talking,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Canastota Public Library.

Roman Nose published “Sweet […]

Cazenovia Public Library to show On the Basis of Sex

The Cazenovia Public Library will present free screenings of On the Basis of Sex at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. April 26 in the Community Room. The 2018 biographical legal drama is based on the life and career of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The film tells the true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles […]