Lincoln Fire Department chicken barbecue returns

Lincoln Fire Department chicken barbecue returns

The Lincoln Volunteer Fire Department will host a chicken barbecue from 11:30 a.m. June 3 until gone.

Dinners are $10, chicken halves are $6 and children’s dinners are $7.

Friends of Rogers signs extended 20-year use and occupancy agreement

Friends of Rogers signs extended 20-year use and occupancy agreement

In 2018, Friends of Rogers is celebrating Rogers Environmental Education Center’s 50th anniversary with signature programs throughout the year.

Along with this milestone, Friends of Rogers is pleased to announce that an extended 20-year Use and Occupancy Agreement has been signed with the New York […]

Paddle the historic Erie Canal at the Old Erie Canal Boat Float

Paddle the historic Erie Canal at the Old Erie Canal Boat Float

Paddlers are invited to bring their kayaks, canoes, and even stand-up paddleboards to paddle the scenic, calm waters of the historic Erie Canal as part of The Old Erie Canal Boat Float event Saturday, June 16.

All paddlers end at the Boat Float […]

Dinosaurs arrive at Rosamond Gifford Zoo – Exhibit opens May 25

Dinosaurs arrive at Rosamond Gifford Zoo – Exhibit opens May 25

Five tractor-trailers full of animatronic dinosaurs arrived today from Texas-based Billings Productions to be installed at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo for a summer-long exhibit beginning May 25.

A total of 13 dinosaurs are being stationed around the zoo with help from exhibit sponsor C&S […]

City of Oneida plans Bike Rodeo

City of Oneida plans Bike Rodeo

The city of Oneida will hold a bike rodeo from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at Vets Field.

The Parks and Recreation, Police and Fire departments are teaming up for the event. Stations will be set up for bike safety, hand […]

Rogers Center plans fifth annual Family Fishing Day

Young anglers pose with a fish caught at Rogers Center. Join Friends of Rogers for the fifth annual Family Fishing Day June 16. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

Rogers Center plans fifth annual Family Fishing Day

Among the activities featured during the fifth annual Family Fishing Day is the extended Family Fun activity, ‘Fish […]

Be sure of a big surprise with Friends of Rogers at third annual “Teddy Bear Picnic”

Jenni Larchar shares stories with teddy bears and their friends at Rogers Center. Join them on May 26 when Friends of Rogers hosts the second annual “Teddy Bear Picnic.” Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

Be sure of a big surprise with Friends of Rogers at third annual “Teddy Bear Picnic”

Everyone loves a soft, […]

Spring break week offers lots to do at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Spring break week offers lots to do at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Spring break is April 21 through 29 and the Rosamond Gifford Zoo is holding some special events to make the week off from school even more fun.

Meet the New Camels!

Among the attractions for the week, the zoo’s new additions, Bactrian camels […]

Great Swamp announces 17th annual Spring Migration Festival

Artist Eli Thomas

Great Swamp announces 17th annual Spring Migration Festival

The Great Swamp Conservancy will host its 17th annual Spring Migration Festival celebration from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday May 5 and 6, 2018, at the GSC.

Westy’s Birds of Prey, KritterKris and Feathered Friends, live baby pheasants and animals […]

City announces new Trail Ambassador Program

City announces new Trail Ambassador Program

The city of Oneida is seeking volunteers to be part of the city’s new Trail Ambassador Program. Launched just this spring, the program will help further take care of Oneida’s trail systems.

Trail Ambassadors will help be the eyes and ears of the trails. The city is looking for […]

Norwich to host lunch stop on 2018 Great Race

Norwich to host lunch stop on 2018 Great Race

Norwich will host a lunch stop on the 2018 Hemmings Motor News Great Race presented by Hagerty Sunday, June 24, race organizers have announced.

The Great Race, the world’s premiere old car rally, will bring 120 of the world’s finest antique automobiles to town for the […]

UPDATE: 15th annual “Taste of the Town” Saturday, April 7, in a new location with a new partnership

UPDATE: Organizers announce and thank Taste of the Town participant Ives Hill Country Club for graciously offering to cover the admission cost for all attendees at tomorrow’s Taste of the Town event, in its new location at JCC. Attendees need only purchase tasting tickets.

15 annual “Taste of the Town” this Saturday, April 7, […]