Take advantage of early-bird’ registration for the second annual ‘Wild Goose Chase’

These “Goose Chasers” medaled at last year’s inaugural ‘Wild Goose Chase’ held at Rogers Environmental Education Center. Registration is now open for this year’s event which will take place on Sept. 16. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

Go on a “Wild Goose Chase” along the trails of Rogers Center in Sherburne! Join Friends of […]

Oneida Rail Trail monthly meeting

The Oneida Rail Trail Committee will be holding its monthly meeting Thursday, April 27, at 6 p.m., at the Oneida Rec Center, 217 Cedar St., Oneida. The ORTC meets the last Thursday of every month.

Meetings are open, and the public is invited and encouraged to attend. Volunteers are needed for all aspects of trail […]

Registration open for 26th annual Henderson Harbor Triathlon

Registration is now open on Active.com for the 26th annual 2017 Henderson Harbor Triathlon. The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 8, 2017, at the Henderson Harbor Boat Launch, State Route 178, Henderson Harbor. The Triathlon begins at 8:30 a.m. and consists of a .750K swim, 20K bike, and 5K run. Participants may compete […]

Yoga for Yoda: Saturdays in May

Each Saturday in May (6, 13, 20 and 27) from 9 to 10 a.m., the Utica Zoo will host yoga sessions to benefit Yoda the white-handed gibbon and all of the primates at the zoo.

Location of the classes within the zoo will be determined by the weather and instructor. All levels of yoga and […]

Stone Quarry Art Park announces 2017 Kite Fest

Enjoy a day of fun for the whole family from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 20. Stone Quarry Hill Art Park’s Kite Fest offers the opportunity to get outside and celebrate the coming of spring. Admission is $5 per adult; kids 16 and under are free.

Picnic fare will be available for purchase from […]

Mud, music and memories await more than 1,000 Mudders

Runners can register day of event at the farm

Are you ready to get muddy? Join a record-breaking 1,000 other runners, spectators and volunteers as they prepare for the time of their life at the fifth annual Daniel Barden Mudfest presented by Pepsico. The event, which has been coined “the Boilermaker’s Dirty Little Brother,” is […]

Social dance planned for April 22

There will be a social dance on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Greater Oneida Kallet Civic Center, 159 Main St., Oneida.

Live music will be provided by Rhythm ‘n Shoes from 7 to 10:30 p.m.

Admission is $15 per person, and the dance is open to the public.

For more information, call the Kallet […]

Country Dance at Madison Historical Society

On Saturday, April 15, the Town of Madison Historical Society invites the public to attend a country dance with Double Chase playing. The dance will be held at the historical building at 3606 South St., Madison, from 7 to 10 p.m.

This popular band calls good old-fashioned square dances and has a great following. For […]

Talk on Appalachian Trail A Hugh Success

Amanda Phillips from Friends of Rogers gave a detailed presentation called “Along the Appalachian” on Wednesday, April 5, at the Town of Madison Historical Society. It was a huge success! Amanda is a personable speaker and engaged the full audience of 30 people.

The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, generally known as the Appalachian Trail or […]

Organizers announce 2017 Race Schedule Route 20 Road Challenge

Organizers for the Route 20 Road Challenge released the 2017 schedule today. Participants who run in four events receive a $5 gift card, five events for a $10 card, and seven events for a light-weight running jacket with Route 20 Road Challenge logo. For more information, visit www.nyroute20.com.

April 8: The Zone Run, R.S. Community […]

Morrisville State College to host fourth annual Milk Run

Morrisville State College will host its fourth annual Milk Run on Friday, April 21, to benefit the experiential learning activities of the agricultural business and dairy science programs.

The family-friendly event is a five-kilometer (5K) run, walk or crawl open to all skill levels. The race begins at 6 p.m. in front of Marshall Hall, […]

Gear up for hiking season with free programs hosted by Friends of Rogers

Naturalist Intern Amanda Phillips celebrates a milestone during her journey on the Appalachian Trail. Learn more about her adventures – and prepare for your own – with special hiking programs hosted by Friends of Rogers during the month of April. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

As warm weather approaches, many look forward to extended […]