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Calendar of Events in Cortland NY

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July 2015

July 8 – 25, "The Addams Family" (CRT)

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Little York Pavilion. The whole creepy, kooky family appear live (in most cases) on stage in a sparklingly funny new musical. Gomez and Morticia Addams are just your everyday, normal parents who love their children as every parent does. But teenage daughter Wednesday is about to rock their world. She’s fallen in love with a “normal” boy, and he and his parents are coming to dinner! The whole Addams clan, including Pugsley, Uncle Fester, Grandmama, Lurch, Thing and Cousin It are hurled headlong into a night that will change the family forever. Secrets are shared, truths are revealed, and everyone learns what it means to be an Addams. Tickets go on sale starting May 18. For more information call 800-427-6160 or visit cortlandrep.org.

July 20, Find Your Family Heroes: Ancestry.com

6-7 pm, Cortland Free Library, 32 Church Street. Amy Spadolini will present a live demonstration of the genealogy and family history website, Ancestry.com. Learn how to subscribe to the website, search for family members, and build a family tree. No admission fee. For more information call (607) 753-1042, e-mail cortlandlib-ref@twcny.rr.com or visit www.cortlandfreelibrary.org/.

July 21, Arts-Parks-Books: Nate & Kate

10:30 am, Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the show! Sponsored by the Cortland Youth Bureau and Cortland Free Library. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit cortlandyb.recdesk.com.

July 22, Pride (film)

6-8 pm, Beard Bldg., 9 Main Street. Join the Cortland LGBT Resource Center and AAUW (American Association of University Women) for the viewing of this film that highlights the true story of U.K. gay activists who work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984. No admission charge. For more information call (607) 756-8970, e-mail lcalzolaio@fcscortland.org or visit us on Facebook.

July 22, Movies Under the Stars: Planes, Fire and Rescue

Dusk at Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket, some snacks, and enjoy the movie! Rain Location: County Office Building Gym. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit cortlandyb.recdesk.com.

July 23, Break the Silence Against Domestic Violence

6-8 pm, 2 River Street. The event will include a panel of community representatives and a preview of the documentary The Return of Social Change, which highlights survivors involved in BTS. In addition, the event will feature talks from survivors, male advocates, LGBT advocates, and BTS founder Kristen Paruginog. Register for free at tinyurl.com/BTSCortland. Are you someone seeking help or resources concerning domestic abuse? Contact Cortland Prevention Resources at www.cortlandprevention.org or (607)756-8970, or the YWCA’s Aid to Victims of Violence at 1-800-336-9622. For more information about the event call (607) 756-8970 or e-mail hkehoe@fcscortland.org.

July 23, Summer Concert Series: Terrapin Station

7 pm, Courthouse Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music! For more information call (607) 753-3021.

July 24, Main Street Music: Travis Rocco & Spaceship Days

6 pm, 64 Main Street Parking Lot. Gates open 5:30. Travis Rocco play at 6 and & Spaceship Days featuring Adam Lee Decker at 8. Beer, wine, and food available at this outdoor downtown venue. Bring your own lawn chair to sit back and enjoy the music. Donation at door appreciated. For more information call (607) 591-7903, e-mail jane@cortlanddowntown.com or visit us on Facebook.

July 25, Cortland Airfest

Cortland County Airport/Chase Field, Cortland. Fly in or drive in, no admission. Breakfast 8AM-11AM. BBQ 11AM-4PM. Warbirds on display with rides offered C47, C45, L16. Many aircraft on display. Small plane and helicopter rides. WINGS Safety Seminar - 10AM. Presentation on the life of General Levi Chase - 11AM. Sponsored by Cortland County Aviators. For more information call Jim Spaller at 315-374-5030, email spallerj@747aviation.com or visit www.cortlandairfest.org.

July 25-26, Rt 90 Fifty Mile Garage Sale

Saturday 8-4, Sunday 10-2 pm, Rt 90 from Montezuma to Homer (50 miles).

July 25, National Cowboy Day

10 am - 5 pm, CNY Living History Center, 4386 Route 11, Cortland. Demonstrations, exhibits and acts depicting life in the Old West which will be fun and educational for all ages. These will be presented by several Old West re-enactor groups and individuals. Cowboy Day activities outside are free, museum admission is at a reduced price of $5. For more information call (607) 299-4185, e-mail info@cnylivinghistory.org or visit cnylivinghistory.org. See Poster.

July 28, Arts-Parks-Books: Merry-Go-Round Theatre

10:30 am, Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the show! Sponsored by the Cortland Youth Bureau and Cortland Free Library. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit cortlandyb.recdesk.com.

July 28, "Flying with Migratory Birds"

8 pm, Lime Hollow Environmental Education Center, 3277 Gracie Road. Wayne Bezner Kerr will describe his experience researching migratory birds and training them to fly long migrations in an effort to re-introduce species that stopped their migrations decades ago. As lead scientist of the Migratory Bird Research Group in the 1990s, Wayne helped re-establish a migrating flock of Trumpeter Swans in eastern North America. Wayne learned to fly gliders in 1989 in Canada. He’s been a "bird brain" since he was a child, and went on to study the biology of bird migration. He spent four years flying with various bird species on film and research projects and served as a advisor on the 1996 film Fly Away Home. Wayne, who is a flight instructor at East Hill Flying Club and lives with his family in Ithaca, NY, has flown on four continents; but says the Finger Lakes is his favorite place to fly in the world. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

July 29-30, Fire Camp

Kids can be a firefighter for a day! Wednesday for 3-8 yr-olds and Thursday for 9-14 yr olds.

July 29, Escape the Ordinary: Online Cooking Resources

2 pm, Cortland Free Library, 32 Church Street. Tracy Altieri will show you how to best utilize library and online resources to expand your meal-planning, recipe-selection, and food organization. Regardless of your cooking needs, the library and the internet have a wealth of information available to you. No admission fee. For more information call (607) 753-1042, e-mail cortlandlib-ref@twcny.rr.com or visit www.cortlandfreelibrary.org/.

July 29 – August 8, "Sherlock Holmes and the West End Horror" (CRT)

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Little York Pavilion. A despicable theatre critic has been murdered, and there’s no end to the list of suspects. Young aspiring Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw entices his good friends Holmes and Watson to take on the case. As they cross swords with the most famous literary luminaries of the day including Bram Stoker, Gilbert & Sullivan, Henry Irving, and a young H. G. Wells, Holmes comes face-to-face with his own celebrity. Tickets go on sale starting May 18. For more information call 800-427-6160 or visit cortlandrep.org.

July 30, Summer Concert Series: Muddy Dove

7 pm, Courthouse Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music! For more information call (607) 753-3021.

July 31, 10th Annual CPEF Golf Tourney

11:15 am -4 pm (12 noon shotgun start), Willowbrook Golf Club. A fun Friday outing of 18 holes of golf with a chicken BBQ lunch and prizes to raise funds for a good cause. CPEF is a not-for-profit organization; donations are tax deductible. W-9 forms provided upon request. $75/person, includes 18 holes, cart, lunch and prizes. To purchase tickets contact Tom Avery, Golf Committee Chair at TAvery@TompkinsTrust.com or Andrew Polley, CPEF President, at
sapolley4@yahoo.com, or visit www.cpef.shutterfly.com for registration forms. For more information call Anne Sabach at (607) 842-6843, e-mail asabach@frontiernet.net or visit www.cpef.shutterfly.com.

July 31, Main Street Music: Bob Keefe & the Surf Renegades & Mutron Warriors

6 pm, 64 Main Street Parking Lot. Gates open 5:30. Bob Keefe and the Surf Renegades play at 6 and & Mutron Warriors at 8. Beer, wine, and food available at this outdoor downtown venue. Bring your own lawn chair to sit back and enjoy the music. Donation at door appreciated. For more information call (607) 591-7903, e-mail jane@cortlanddowntown.com or visit us on Facebook.

 

AUGUST 2015

August 1, Arts and Wine Festival

10 am - 5 pm, Courthouse Park. The Festival hosts over 20 wineries representing the finest that New York
State has to offer. Over 60 artists will set up on the lawn throughout the park, displaying some of the nicest artwork in the area at very reasonable prices. Live music on 2 stages throughout the day. Chalk drawing contest, artistic car show. Food is also an attraction at the festival and there will be numerous vendors offering choices for every taste. For more information or vendor applications, visit cortlandartsandwine.org.

August 3, Bluegrass Ramble Picnic

10 am - 7 pm, Dwyer Memorial Park, Little York. The Picnic is free and open to the public, and all bands performing donate their musical services. The event is held under a huge tent so weather is not a problem. Food and beverages will be available and the Picnic hosts arts & crafts vendors and band tables with CDs and bluegrass souvenirs. For more information call (315) 457-6100, e-mail udmacon1@hotmail.com or visit www.wcny.org.

August 5, Movies Under the Stars: Annie

Dusk at Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket, some snacks, and enjoy the movie! Rain Location: County Office Building Gym. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit cortlandyb.recdesk.com.

August 6, Summer Concert Series: Old Timers Band

7 pm, Courthouse Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music! For more information call (607) 753-3021.

August 7, YWCA Pig-N-Par Golf Tournament

9 am, Willowbrook Golf Course. 13th Annual Pig-N-Par Golf Tournament followed by a pork BBQ! All proceeds stay locally and benefit the programs and services offered at the YWCA. $60 per player, $240 per team, captain and crew format; men's, women's, and mixed teams. Register at www.cortlandywca.org. For more information call (607) 753-9651, e-mail kelsey@cortlandywca.org or visit www.cortlandywca.org.

August 7, First Friday Art Event

5-8 pm. First Fridays celebrate the art and culture of our local community on the first Friday of each month. Participating galleries, studios, artists, interested businesses, music and performing arts venues will be open to the public to spotlight the arts. For more information visit www.cortlandfirstfridays.org, or our Facebook page.

August 8, Henhouse Prowlers

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Eleven years in the making, Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers have built a reputation for hard work and non-stop touring, playing music inspired by the roots of bluegrass while branching out into a sound uniquely their own. From lightning fast picking, to sentimental ballads—playing storied original material, traditional songs, and contemporary covers—The Prowlers’ live show leaves no one wanting. Admission $18, students (18+) $10, Seniors $14. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

August 12 – 22, "Miracle on South Division Street" (CRT)

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Little York Pavilion. Clara Nowak and her three grown children have always known they were special, ever since the miraculous night in 1942 when the Blessed Mother appeared to Grandpa in his barbershop. Since then, the neighborhood has looked upon the Nowaks' 20-foot commemorative shrine as a beacon of hope and faith amidst the urban rubble. But when daughter Ruth unveils her plan to write a play about the miracle, a long-ago deathbed confession hilariously unravels the legend and raises important family questions. The answers are touching, heartfelt and hysterical. Tickets go on sale starting May 18. For more information call 800-427-6160 or visit cortlandrep.org.

August 13, Summer Concert Series: The Brothers MacRae

7 pm, Courthouse Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music! For more information call (607) 753-3021.

August 15, Nature Hike

10 am, 338 McLean Road. Take a stroll with a Lime Hollow Naturalist. Monthly hikes include a fun topic or theme. All hikes will depart from our Visitor Center on McLean Road and typically last an hour and a half. Don't forget binoculars, field guides, small snack and a water bottle. There are some binoculars available to borrow. Free admission, donations appreciated. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

August 18, New to Medicare

5:30 to 7:30 pm, Room B1 County Office Building, 60 Central Ave. Eric Hausman, counsultant specializing in all aspect of Medicare, will help you understand the many aspect of Medicare. This Seminar is designed for people about to turn 65 or who have been on Social Security Disability for 2 years. There is no cost but seating is limited so call 753-6060 to reserve your seat. For more information call (607) 753-5060 or e-mail pwinn@cortland-co.org.

August 19, Movies Under the Stars: Frozen

Dusk at Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket, some snacks, and enjoy the movie! Rain Location: County Office Building Gym. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit cortlandyb.recdesk.com.

August 26 – September 5, "Suds" (CRT)

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Little York Pavilion. This musical fantasy tells the delightful story of Cindy, a lovelorn girl working in a “Laundromat of Love”, where she is pining for the pen-pal fiancée who dumped her. However, her life is about to be forever changed when her two guardian angels magically appear to teach her about boys, true love and how to survive this tough, “fluff-n-fold” kind of world. This feel-good musical is loaded with good clean fun, bubbling energy, and more than 40 musical favorites including These Boots Are Made for Walkin', Respect, Are You Lonesome Tonight? Walk On By, Don’t Make Me Over and Where the Boys Are! Tickets go on sale starting May 18. For more information call 800-427-6160 or visit cortlandrep.org.

August 30, Brunch for Nepal

10:30 am - 12:30 pm, United Presbyterian Church of Cortland, 25 Church St. All-you-can-eat for yourself, and whatever-you-can-give for earthquake relief. Tickets at the door. For more information call (607) 756-5689 or e-mail pifry1685@gmail.com.

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

September 12, Eagle Run 5K and Kids 1K Fun Run

8:30 am, JM McDonald Sports Complex, 4292 Fairgrounds Dr. Pre-registration at www.jmmcomplex.com is encouraged, $15 per person (includes a tshirt). Day of: $20 per person. For more information call (607) 753-8100 or visit www.jmmcomplex.com.

September 12, 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk for Nepal

9 am, United Presbyterian Church, 25 Church Street. The run will begin at the UPC entrance at the corner of Central Ave. and Church St. This is part of a long-term fundraising mission and money raised will be donated to the United Mission of Nepal for earthquake relief and rebuilding. Pre-registration begins in August: $18/adult, $13/child under 12. Week of registration begins Sept. 6: $20/adult, $15/child under 12. Call the UPC office for a registration form or visit the church website to download a .pdf (not available until August). For more information call (607) 756-5689, e-mail emilylane422@gmail.com or visit unitedpresbyterian.net.

September 19, Cortland Tri for the United Way

Swim and bike or run and bike. Registration opens January 2015. 100% of the proceeds go directly to the United Way for Cortland County, for programs at its 14 member agencies.For more information visit www.doublekraces.com/cortland-tri-for-the-united-way.html.

September 19, Nature Hike

10 am, 338 McLean Road. Take a stroll with a Lime Hollow Naturalist. Monthly hikes include a fun topic or theme. All hikes will depart from our Visitor Center on McLean Road and typically last an hour and a half. Don't forget binoculars, field guides, small snack and a water bottle. There are some binoculars available to borrow. Free admission, donations appreciated. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

September 20, Cruze-In Car Show

12 noon - 5 pm, Groton Avenue parking lot. Vintage cars and motorcycles on exhibit. All proceeds will benefit the Cortland Elks Club Youth Activities Program.

September 25, Harvest of Gold

6-9 pm, SUNY Alumni House. For more information call (607) 756-3757 or e-mail foundation@cortlandregional.org.

September 25, Hot Tuna Acoustic Duo

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Beginning as a spin-off of psychedelic 60s band Jefferson Airplane by members Jack Casady and Jorma Kaukonen, the legendary blues rock American group Hot Tuna has worked on-and-off since 1969 to bring fans the best of both worlds in blues: spicy electric renditions and Americana-flavored acoustic versions. For more than four decades, the adored duo has successfully mixed Americana roots music with eclectic variations on blues and rock and roll. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

September 27, Trail Work Day

1-4 pm, 338 McLean Road. Join your friends at Lime Hollow and help us maintain our beautiful trails. This is a wonderful volunteer opportunity for all ages. Bring your helping hands and we’ll bring the refreshments! Don’t forget work gloves, appropriate clothing and a water bottle! For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

 

OCTOBER 2015

October 3-4, Great Cortland Pumpkinfest

9 am - 5 pm Saturday, 12 noon - 5 pm Sunday, Courthouse Park. Crafts, hay rides, contests, entertainment, food, antique tractors, pony rides, kids' games. Crafters application now available on the Great Cortland Pumpkinfest web site. For more information visit www.cortlandpumpkinfest.org.

October 3, Charlie Bertini & Friends

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Cortland's Charlie Bertini started his own dance band in the ninth grade, and at 19 joined the Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus with whom he toured for six years as first trumpeter and later as musical director. His gigs included stage shows with nightclub performers like Al Martino, Mel Tormé, and Patti Page; Broadway shows; Dixieland show clubs; and freelance engagements at Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Church Street Station in Orlando. He played for four years at Circus World Theme Park as first trumpeter and assistant conductor, and was musical director for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus for a year's tour. In demand as a first-call trumpeter, he has backed up artists such as Burt Bacharach, Henry Mancini, Johnny Mathis, and Ray Charles. He has also played on network TV specials for Walt Disney, the Ringling Bros. Circus, and PBS. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

October 11, Robert Frost Walk

2-4 pm, 338 McLean Road. Join expert naturalist John Gustafson for a leisurely hike to picturesque Chicago Bog along the Arthur M. Phillips, Jr. Memorial Trail (entrance located on Gracie Road, approx. 1 mile from the Visitor Center). The natural beauty of the autumn season will surround you as John shares his favorite Robert Frost poems. This walk is sure to inspire and entertain! Free admission, donations appreciated. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

October 17, Nature Hike

10 am, 338 McLean Road. Take a stroll with a Lime Hollow Naturalist. Monthly hikes include a fun topic or theme. All hikes will depart from our Visitor Center on McLean Road and typically last an hour and a half. Don't forget binoculars, field guides, small snack and a water bottle. There are some binoculars available to borrow. Free admission, donations appreciated. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

October 25, Trail Work Day

1-4 pm, 338 McLean Road. Join your friends at Lime Hollow and help us maintain our beautiful trails. This is a wonderful volunteer opportunity for all ages. Bring your helping hands and we’ll bring the refreshments! Don’t forget work gloves, appropriate clothing and a water bottle! For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

October 25, New York State's Authentic Civil War Brass Band Concert

3:00 pm, United Presbyterian Church of Cortland, 25 Church St. Excelsior Cornet Band of Syracuse brings a program of Civil War music and history as part of the church's 190th anniversary celebration. Free admission. For more information call (607) 756-5689 or e-mail pifry1685@gmail.com.

October 29, Creatures of the Night

5-8 pm, 338 McLean Road. Look out for our new creatures and locations this year! Take a guided hike on trails illuminated by jack-o-lanterns and meet some nocturnal creatures along the way! “Dan the Snake Man” will be on hand with some of his scaly friends. Also, listen to Paul Speight as he tells stories by the campfire and plays the didgeridoo. Fun for all ages! $3 for members, $5 for non-members, children 3 and under are free. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

October 31, Halloween Party with Caravan of Thieves

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Driving gypsy-jazz rhythms, acoustic guitars, upright bass, and violin lay the foundation for mesmerizing vocal harmonies and fantastic stories by Caravan of Thieves. It’s theatrical and humorous. It’s musical and intense. It entertains, dazzles, and defies classification, while welcoming the audience to join the band throughout the performance in momentary fits of claps, snaps, and sing-alongs. The music of the Caravan of Thieves ranges from classic gypsy jazz with jump-blues-style vocals and dazzling guitar and violin instrumentals to a swing cover of a tune by the Talking Heads to a note-perfect rendition of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

 

NOVEMBER 2015

November 6-7, Reel CNY: A Festival of Shorts

Friday 7pm and Saturday 1pm, Theater at CNY Living History Center, CNY Living History Center, 4386 Rt. 11, Cortland. The Cultural Council, partnering with the CNY Living History Center and Cortland Free Library, is hosting its Inaugural Short Film Fest! Youth and Adult categories - Youth submissions will be under 5 minutes long, adult submissions are up to 12 minutes long. Entry deadline is October 1. Winning entries will be shown on opening weekend; all submitted films will be shown in November and December. For more information visit CCCC web site.

November 7, California Guitar Trio

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. The California Guitar Trio enthralls listeners with a singular sound that fearlessly crisscrosses genres. The trio’s questing spirit drives it to explore the intersections between rock, jazz, classical, and world music. It even throws in the occasional surf or spaghetti Western tune for good measure. In addition to dazzling musicianship and interplay, The California Guitar Trio's (CGT) shows are full of captivating stories and humor that enable concertgoers to feel like they're part of the music, not just spectators. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

November 19-21, Loserville

7:30 pm, Cortland High School Auditorium. With an unforgettable cast of characters and a groundbreaking score that takes "geek" to a whole new pop-rock level, the smash-hit musical LOSERVILLE is sure to entertain audiences of all ages. Don't miss Central New York's premier performance and find out for yourself if geek really is chic. $6 pre-sale, $8 at the door. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased at Cortland High School or from any cast member. Tickets are also available at the door for all three performances. For more information e-mail sucarr02@hotmail.com.

November 21, Nature Hike

10 am, 338 McLean Road. Take a stroll with a Lime Hollow Naturalist. Monthly hikes include a fun topic or theme. All hikes will depart from our Visitor Center on McLean Road and typically last an hour and a half. Don't forget binoculars, field guides, small snack and a water bottle. There are some binoculars available to borrow. Free admission, donations appreciated. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

November 22, Trail Work Day

1-4 pm, 338 McLean Road. Join your friends at Lime Hollow and help us maintain our beautiful trails. This is a wonderful volunteer opportunity for all ages. Bring your helping hands and we’ll bring the refreshments! Don’t forget work gloves, appropriate clothing and a water bottle! For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

November 28, Amy Helm & the Handsome Strangers

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. There’s something about musical bloodlines that cannot be denied. Amy Helm is the daughter of The Band’s Levon Helm and singer/songwriter Libby Titus, and a lifetime of growing up around some of the finest American music ever recorded is evident. Her talent takes up where her daddy’s leaves off – her voice is an exquisite instrument and she is an accomplished drummer and mandolin player. She is a founding member of the roots band, Ollabelle, which has three acclaimed albums to its credit. Along with her late father, she brought to fruition the Midnight Rambles at the family farm in upstate New York, a tradition of loose and inspired jam sessions that continue to this day. Helm’s own folk-rock repertoire is soulful and deep and will feature her original songs as well as folk and rock songs that are steeped in her heart. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.

 

DECEMBER 2015

December 5, Wreath Making Class

3-5 pm, 338 McLean Road. Embrace the holiday spirit as you make your own traditional holiday wreath. Use fresh evergreen boughs and other natural materials to create a one-of-a-kind wreath to complement your holiday decor. Please bring pruning shears, work gloves, wire-cutters and ornamental additions. $10 for members, $12 for non-members. Admission fee includes boughs, wire, ribbon and instruction. Please call and reserve your spot. For more information call (607) 662-4632 or visit www.limehollow.org.

December 5, Eileen Ivers Christmas

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Fiddler Eileen Ivers has established herself as the pre-eminent exponent of the Irish fiddle in the world today. Grammy awarded, Emmy nominated, London Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, guest starred with over 40 orchestras, original Musical Star of Riverdance, Nine Time All-Ireland Fiddle Champion, Sting, Hall and Oates, The Chieftains, 'Fiddlers 3' with Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and Regina Carter, Patti Smith, Al Di Meola, Steve Gadd, founding member of Cherish the Ladies, movie soundtracks including Gangs of New York, performed for Presidents and Royalty worldwide…this is a short list of accomplishments, headliners, tours, and affiliations. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit center4art.org.