Taste of Oneida: Cooking demonstrations and recipe exchange Tuesdays, June 20 and 27

Cottage Lawn Farmers’ Market will host Taste of Oneida: Cooking demonstrations and recipe exchange two weeks in a row on Tuesday, June 20 and Tuesday, June 27 from 3-7 pm.

The market is located on the Madison County Historical Society’s lawn at 435 Main Street in Oneida. The cooking demonstrations will occur on site during […]

Cosplay invades Auburn

Savannah Dearing, award winner of the Gold level costume category, Ages 26 & up. (Dressed as Wang Yi (Dynasty Warriors 8)

This past Saturday, Auburn was overrun with superheroes, anime characters, Starfleet officers, Jedi Masters and even a Sith Lord. The Schweinfurth Art Center, working with Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con, hosted its first annual […]

Children’s Center at Morrisville State College to hold ninth annual Race for ChildRUN

The Children’s Center at Morrisville State College will host its ninth annual Race for ChildRUN on Saturday, July 15, to benefit students.

Proceeds from the ChildRUN benefit the Sheila Johnson Child Care Scholarship, awarded to an MSC student who has a child enrolled at the Children’s Center. The event will feature a 5K (five-kilometer) run, […]

‘Weekend on the Water’ with Friends of Rogers and Chenango County Cornell Cooperative Extension

Boaters enjoy a recent outing at Rogers Center. Join Friends of Rogers and Chenango County Cornell Cooperative Extension for several programs during the last weekend in June. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers.

Friends of Rogers will collaborate with Chenango County Cornell Cooperative Extension in offering two boating programs the last weekend of June.

Beginning […]

Sherburne landmarks to host special programs on June 17

June 17 promises to be a fun-filled day in the Village of Sherburne. From 9 am to 1 pm, join novice and seasoned anglers for a few rounds of catch and release during the fourth annual Family Fun Fishing Day at Rogers Environmental Education Center. Hosted by Friends of Rogers, the day is ideal for […]

Calling all Paddlers: Old Erie Canal Boat Float event

To commemorate the Erie Canal’s Bicentennial (1817-2017), paddlers throughout Central New York are invited to help fill the canal with colorful kayaks and canoes as part of “The Old Erie Canal Boat Float: A Paddler’s Perspective of the 8th Wonder of the World” event on Saturday, June 17th. The event takes place within the historic […]

Social dance planned June 17

The Kallet Civic Center

There will be a social dance Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Greater Oneida Kallet Civic Center, 159 Main St., Oneida. Live music will be provided by the Monk Rowe Trio from

Live music will be provided by the Monk Rowe Trio from 7 to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $15 […]

Oz-Stravaganza announces Sunday, June 4, line-up

Sunday, June 4, 2017

10a.m.–4p.m.—A fun filled day at Oz-Stravaganza! Park including continuous live entertainment on the main stage (Baum Opera House). Games, vendors/crafters, Oz souvenirs & memorabilia, a wide variety of food, snacks, and beverages. Many children’s activities. Special Guests in Glinda’s Royal Tent.

10a.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens.

10a.m.–3p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

10a.m.–3p.m.—All Things Oz […]

Oz-Stravaganza schedule for Saturday, June 3

Saturday, June 3, 2017

7a.m.–12p.m.—ALL YOU CAN EAT Pancake Breakfast. First Presbyterian Church, 118 Arch St., Chittenango, at Oz-Stravaganza! Park grounds. Oz Authors will be present.

10a.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens.

10a.m.–8p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

10a.m.–5p.m.—All Things Oz Museum Opens, 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango. Admission is $5 per person, children under 10 are FREE. Don’t miss Wicked […]

Oz-Stravaganza June 2 events announced

Friday, June 2, 2017

10a.m.–5p.m.—All Things Oz Museum Opens, 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango. Admission is $5 per person, children under 10 are FREE. Don’t miss Wicked Costume from Broadway and the Blair Froedelius Private Collection.

1–9p.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens. Some crafter/vendor booths opening and more to open on Saturday.

1–8p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

2-3p.m.—Meet and Greet […]

Teens brave rain for ultimate scavenger hunt

On May 13, Rogers Environmental Center hosted their second “Ultimate Teen Scavenger Hunt,” sponsored by the Hamilton Area Community Coalition. Local teens and parents formed teams and braved the rain to complete a series of nature challenges throughout the park. Challenges included using a trail map to find QR codes hidden in the woods, recording […]

Mohawk Valley Community Action to host Family Fun Day Friday, May 26

Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency is hosting its annual Family Fun Day tomorrow for all of the families who are enrolled in the Agency’s Head Start and Early Head Start programs.

The agency annually invites all families participating in the program to a day of activities, food and community to celebrate the end of the […]