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Thursday, November 27

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

First Methodist Church, Prospect Street, Herkimer,NY

Free Thanksgiving Dinner for any family or individual who would enjoy fellowship and great food. All are welcome. Advance notice needed for take outs or deliveries. Respond by Monday Nov.24. Call office of the aging 867-1204Jim

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Friday, November 28

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street

Arrowhead Park, Inlet, NY

A weekend full of shopping specials & holiday treats. Holiday Basket Raffle - Bring in your Inlet receipts dated Nov. 28-30 and receive one free ticket for every $10 spent! Winner will be drawn at 5:00 pm on Sunday, Nov. 30 Drop Box for Letters to Santa Events planned in Inlet on Saturday: 11-3pm Book Sale (Inlet Public Library) 12:30pm - Candy Cane Hunt (Arrowhead Park) 12:30-1:30pm - Face Painting (Inlet Town Hall) 12:30-3:30pm - Children’s Holiday Film Festival (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Noah’s Ark Animal Workshop (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Free Gift Wrapping (Inlet Town Hall) 2-2:15pm - Mojo-Noah’s Ark Mascot (Inlet Town Hall) 3:30-5:30pm - Warming Station (French Louie ADK Sports) 3:30-5pm - Pet Pictures (Screamen Eagle) 4pm - Holiday Dog Parade (Main Street) 4:30pm - “Inlet’s Best Holiday Pie” Contest (Inlet Town Hall) 5pm - Tree Lighting & Caroling (Town Tree) 5:15pm - Cookies, Cocoa & Santa (Senior Room) 5-8pm - Wine & Cheese Tasting (Matt’s Draft House & Screamen Eagle Pizza)

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Thanksgiving Traditions at the Farmers' Museum

Farmers' Museum, 5775 State Hwy 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Discover how rural New Yorkers celebrated Thanksgiving in the 1840s. You will see traditional foods prepared over the open hearth at the rustic Lippitt Farmhouse. Look in on the heritage-breed turkeys and take part as they are herded across the village green. Participate in chores on the farm and admire Red and Rusty, our team of oxen in training. Ride the Empire State Carousel, or just enjoy a peaceful walk around the museum's historic village. You can also learn about unusual 19th-century digestive medicines as they are created at Dr. Thrall's Pharmacy. The blacksmith and printer will be practicing their trades too, just as they did in the 1840s.

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Saturday, November 29

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street

Arrowhead Park, Inlet, NY

A weekend full of shopping specials & holiday treats. Holiday Basket Raffle - Bring in your Inlet receipts dated Nov. 28-30 and receive one free ticket for every $10 spent! Winner will be drawn at 5:00 pm on Sunday, Nov. 30 Drop Box for Letters to Santa Events planned in Inlet on Saturday: 11-3pm Book Sale (Inlet Public Library) 12:30pm - Candy Cane Hunt (Arrowhead Park) 12:30-1:30pm - Face Painting (Inlet Town Hall) 12:30-3:30pm - Children’s Holiday Film Festival (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Noah’s Ark Animal Workshop (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Free Gift Wrapping (Inlet Town Hall) 2-2:15pm - Mojo-Noah’s Ark Mascot (Inlet Town Hall) 3:30-5:30pm - Warming Station (French Louie ADK Sports) 3:30-5pm - Pet Pictures (Screamen Eagle) 4pm - Holiday Dog Parade (Main Street) 4:30pm - “Inlet’s Best Holiday Pie” Contest (Inlet Town Hall) 5pm - Tree Lighting & Caroling (Town Tree) 5:15pm - Cookies, Cocoa & Santa (Senior Room) 5-8pm - Wine & Cheese Tasting (Matt’s Draft House & Screamen Eagle Pizza)

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4th Annual Clinton VFW Holiday Craft Show

Clinton VFW Post 9591

Over 30 tables. Food, raffles, bake sale all money benefits the Clinton VFW Post 9591

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Thanksgiving Traditions at the Farmers' Museum

Farmers' Museum, 5775 State Hwy 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Discover how rural New Yorkers celebrated Thanksgiving in the 1840s. You will see traditional foods prepared over the open hearth at the rustic Lippitt Farmhouse. Look in on the heritage-breed turkeys and take part as they are herded across the village green. Participate in chores on the farm and admire Red and Rusty, our team of oxen in training. Ride the Empire State Carousel, or just enjoy a peaceful walk around the museum's historic village. You can also learn about unusual 19th-century digestive medicines as they are created at Dr. Thrall's Pharmacy. The blacksmith and printer will be practicing their trades too, just as they did in the 1840s.

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Home for the Holiday Christmas Parade

Boonville, NY

We will be having a Christmas Parade with Santa and his live reindeer on Saturday, November 29th at 5 pm. We will also be having a Chicken Riggie contest at 3 pm and Cookie Challenge at 3:30. We will also be taking pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus for a small fee.

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Sunday, November 30

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street

Arrowhead Park, Inlet, NY

A weekend full of shopping specials & holiday treats. Holiday Basket Raffle - Bring in your Inlet receipts dated Nov. 28-30 and receive one free ticket for every $10 spent! Winner will be drawn at 5:00 pm on Sunday, Nov. 30 Drop Box for Letters to Santa Events planned in Inlet on Saturday: 11-3pm Book Sale (Inlet Public Library) 12:30pm - Candy Cane Hunt (Arrowhead Park) 12:30-1:30pm - Face Painting (Inlet Town Hall) 12:30-3:30pm - Children’s Holiday Film Festival (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Noah’s Ark Animal Workshop (Inlet Town Hall) 1-4pm - Free Gift Wrapping (Inlet Town Hall) 2-2:15pm - Mojo-Noah’s Ark Mascot (Inlet Town Hall) 3:30-5:30pm - Warming Station (French Louie ADK Sports) 3:30-5pm - Pet Pictures (Screamen Eagle) 4pm - Holiday Dog Parade (Main Street) 4:30pm - “Inlet’s Best Holiday Pie” Contest (Inlet Town Hall) 5pm - Tree Lighting & Caroling (Town Tree) 5:15pm - Cookies, Cocoa & Santa (Senior Room) 5-8pm - Wine & Cheese Tasting (Matt’s Draft House & Screamen Eagle Pizza)

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Wednesday, December 03

Cookies With Santa

Family Fun Factory, Washington Mills

$8.00 per CHILD. Admission includes: access to bounce house and play areas, two cookies to decorate, a craft,and the opportunity to take your own pictures with Santa & Mrs Claus

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Festival of Lights

Tony Baggetta Mini Park, corner of West Smith and William Streets, Herkimer

Herkimer College is hosting the annual “Festival of Lights” at the Tony Baggetta Mini Park, located on the corner of West Smith and William Streets. The festival will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a reception at the Herkimer Area Resource Center Valley Commons, located at 344 South Main Street. A presentation of colors by the VFW will be followed by a welcome by Herkimer College Dean of Students, Dr. Matthew Hawes and the official lighting of the park by Katherine Nichols. The highlight of the evening will be Santa’s arrival by fire truck. Entertainment will be provided by the Herkimer High School band and chorus.

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Thursday, December 04

Holiday Bazaar

1 Sherman St. New Hartford

Vendors, crafters, bake sale, basket raffles, 50/50 raffle. Event runs from 830 am-1230 pm and again from 5-8pm

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Friday, December 05

St. Francis Guild of Mount St. Mary's Hospital HOLIDAY MARKET EVENT

MOUNT ST, MARY'S HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CENTER 5300 Military Road, Lewiston

HOLIDAY MARKET FEATURING BAKE SALE, HOLIDAY CENTER PIECES, JEWELRY,CANDY,SCARVES, PURSES, BOUTIQUE GIFTS ETC. POINTSETIAS AND WREATHS MAY BE ORDERED IN ADVANCE. PIZZA AND ROAST BEEF/WECK AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO GET SOME UNUSUAL CHRISTMAS GIFTS. ALL ARE WELCOME

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New Hartford Shopping Center Moonlight Madness

120 Genesee Street New Hartford, NY

put your shopping shoes on and get ready for the best deals of the holiday season during Moonlight Madness at the New Hartford Shopping Center! With over 50 stores to shop you will find the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Clothing and shoes for all ages, unique specialty gifts, jewelry, furniture and for the person who has everything you can always get a gift card to their favorite store or restaurant! There will be deals all night long! So get a babysitter, call your best friend and shop all night at the New Hartford Shopping Center’s Moonlight Madness

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Christmas by Candlelight at Lorenzo

Lorenzo State Historic Site

Bedecked in holiday finery, the neoclassical Mansion sets the stage for “Christmas at Lorenzo.” With support from The Friends of Lorenzo, this perennially favorite December program will showcase decorative inspirations and seasonal displays based on the theme of “Birds of a Feather.” Holiday refreshments and live music will also be offered; sleigh rides (weather permitting) will be available throughout the weekend, and ornamental crafts and holiday treats will also be featured at the Rippleton Schoolhouse on Sunday. Admission fees: $5 per person; $2 children 12 and under. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

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Saturday, December 06

Women's Day of Reflection - "Behold Emmanuel"

The Good News Center, 10475 Cosby Manor Rd., Utica

Women’s Day of Reflection “Behold Emmanuel” – Saturday, December 6th, 9:00am – 4:00pm, at The Good News Center, 10475 Cosby Manor Rd., Utica Journey with the women of the Nativity as we discover the God who is with us and entrusts us with the life we are meant to bear. This one-day program for women is facilitated by Margaret Castellini, well known retreat facilitator, spiritual director and trained hospital chaplain. $25.00 includes program and lunch. For reservations or information, call Tanya at 315-735-6210, or register online at www.thegoodnewscenter.org.

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Realy Crafty Craft Fair

Ilion Elks Club West Street Ilion, NY

Tis the season to find some unique, creative, and beautifully handmade personalized gifts! come join us for the First Annual REALAY Crafty Craft Fair to benefit the Relay for Life. Large variety of crafters and vendors to shop til you drop! December 6, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm...with special guest Santa for the little ones to enjoy!

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Children’s Holiday Event

Gems Along the Mohawk, 800 Mohawk Street, Herkimer, NY 13350

All children are welcome to come and enjoy the festivities of the day. Give Santa your Christmas wish list, have your picture with Santa (1:00PM—2:30PM), make a festive picture frame, enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, and hear The Night Before Christmas story around the fireplace.

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Breakfast with Santa

Laurens Central School

Breakfast with Santa and Holiday Bake Sale to support the Laurens Baseball Teams' trip to South Carolina. There will be a professional photographer on site or you can take your own picture.

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Christmas at Lorenzo: Birds of a Feather

Lorenzo State Historic Site

Bedecked in holiday finery, the neoclassical Mansion sets the stage for “Christmas at Lorenzo.” With support from The Friends of Lorenzo, this perennially favorite December program will showcase decorative inspirations and seasonal displays based on the theme of “Birds of a Feather.” Holiday refreshments and live music will also be offered; sleigh rides (weather permitting) will be available throughout the weekend, and ornamental crafts and holiday treats will also be featured at the Rippleton Schoolhouse on Sunday. Admission fees: $5 per person; $2 children 12 and under. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

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Dolgeville Winter Fest

Dolgeville Fire Dept

Dolgeville Winter Fest Sat Dec 6th 1:00-4:00 @ the Dolgeville Fire Dept Free fun for all ages, a special appearance from Santa 1-3:00, horse drawn carriage rides, crafts, decorate your own cupcake, and more! Fundraising: Chili, hotdogs, cocoa, coffee, and a Chinese auction! Proceeds to benefit the 2015 Violet Festival. Village Parade to follow at 5:00!

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Rome Catholic Christmas Bazaar

Rome Catholic School

Your one stop shop for all your holiday shopping needs. With over 100 vendors there are so many wonderful items. Don't miss out on this spectacular event.

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Sunday, December 07

Rome Catholic Christmas Bazaar

Rome Catholic School

With 100+ vendors this is your one stop shop for all of your holiday shopping needs! *Food *50/50 *Basket Raffles *Bake Sale

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Annual Holiday Basket Festival

415 St. Anthony St., Utica, NY

St. Anthony & St. Agnes Parish is presenting their Annual Holiday Basket Festival in the Mahaney Church Hall. Baskets range from $25 to $100. Five free tickets included with $8.00 Admission price.

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Fall Holiday Concert

Eastern Hills Bible Church, 8277 Cazenovia Rd, Manlius, NY 13104

The Cazenovia Community Band invites you to join us us for a musical celebration of the season. We will be performing traditional holiday favorites, Broadway and Beatles medleys, and works by Leroy Anderson, John Phillip Sousa, Morton Gould and Louis Gottschalk. This concert is free, family friendly, and open to the public.

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Christmas at Lorenzo: Birds of a Feather

Lorenzo State Historic Site

Bedecked in holiday finery, the neoclassical Mansion sets the stage for “Christmas at Lorenzo.” With support from The Friends of Lorenzo, this perennially favorite December program will showcase decorative inspirations and seasonal displays based on the theme of “Birds of a Feather.” Holiday refreshments and live music will also be offered; sleigh rides (weather permitting) will be available throughout the weekend, and ornamental crafts and holiday treats will also be featured at the Rippleton Schoolhouse on Sunday. Admission fees: $5 per person; $2 children 12 and under. For more information, please visit www.lorenzoNY.org or contact Diane Voss at (315) 655-3200, ext. 100.

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Friday, December 12

E.R. Hughes 6th Grade Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Barnes & Noble, Commercial Drive

The E.R. Hughes 6th Grade Committee is hosting a book fair at Barnes & Noble. Student art work will be on display all day. Choir, orchestra, and band will perform 4:00-5:30. Children's craft 4:00-8:00. Elf on a Shelf story time 7:00. Complimentary gift-wrapping 1:00-9:00. Mention E.R Hughes 6th grade at checkout or when making your cheesecake purchase to benefit the school.

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Saturday, December 13

Candlelight Evening at the Farmers' Museum

Farmers' Museum, 5775 State Hwy 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Join us for one of the region’s best-loved holiday traditions. The landscape of the museum takes on a magical appearance, decorated in greenery and illuminated by hundreds of candles. Ride through the museum’s grounds in wagons pulled by draft horses adorned with "jingle bells." Children visit with Saint Nicholas and take part in holiday arts and crafts activities. Ride the Empire State Carousel. Complimentary wassail, warmed in kettles over open fires.

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Silver Holiday Celebration

St. Johnsville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, St. Johnsville NY

Celebrating 25 years of Service with an open house which will include Free raffles, Sleigh rides, Photos with Santa, Fun for the kids, Music, BUG Country DJ, Holiday food and drink and more.

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Christmas Bazaar

Sts. Anthony & Joseph Church Hall on S. Main Street, Herkimer, NY

Sts. Anthony & Joseph Crafty Ladies annual Christmas Bazaar to be held December 13,2014 from 10:00 til 2:00 and December 14, 2014 from 9:00 til noon. Christmas cookies, crafts, basket raffles, etc. Please join us at our Church Hall on S. Main Street, Herkimer, NY.

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Sunday, December 14

Christmas at the Palace

THe Palace Theatre, James St. Syracuse, NY 13206

Ring in the Holidays at the 8th Annual Christmas at the Palace, with the DeSantis Orchestra. A seasonal extravaganza of all your favorites carols and songs. Featuring Special Guests and Performers Nick Blaney, Keith Condon, Ronnie Leigh, Gary Branch and others. Holiday Reception to follow. Portion of proceeds benefits Father Champlain's Guardian Angel Society. Tickets are $25. Call or email info@desantisorchestra.com. Sponsored by Preventive Medicine Associates, PLLC, Ansun Graphics and Sunny 102

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Tuesday, December 16

Grief Survivors - Surviving the Holidays!

The Good News Center, 10475 Cosby Manor Rd., Utica

Grief Survivors – Surviving the Holidays! Tuesday, November 18 or December 16, 6:00pm – 7:30pm at The Good News Center, 10475 Cosby Manor Rd., Utica Grief can make the holidays a painful time, but there’s hope. Join us for an encouraging seminar that will help you survive the holidays and discover new reasons to enjoy them again. Ongoing Grief Survivors program meets every Tuesday from 6-7:30PM. Drop-ins welcome. Contact Melissa at 315.735.6210 x 228, Melissa@TheGoodNewsCenter.org, or visit our website, www.TheGoodNewsCenter.org.

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Wednesday, December 17

Fall Holiday Concert

Chittenango High School Auditorium

The Cazenovia Community Band invites you to join us for a musical celebration of the season. We will be performing traditional holiday favorites, Broadway and Beatles medleys, and works by Leroy Anderson, John Phillip Sousa, Morton Gould and Louis Gottschalk. This concert is free, family friendly, and open to the public.

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