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League of Women Voters Wine & Chocolate Night Out

League of Women Voters Wine & Chocolate Night Out
LWV of Geneva annual fundraiser, Wine & Chocolate Night Out, open to the public, at Billsboro Winery on Thursday, March 22, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.. featuring wine tastings pairing Billsboro wines with signature Carymochocolates, handmade especially for this event. The evening includes a wonderful raffle, complimentary appetizers, and live music. Seating is limited and reservations are required by March 15... more

From the Earth

From the Earth
From the Earth celebrates rural living around the hills of Alfred, New York, just over the border from Steuben County near Hornell. It is a one day event that promotes our connections to the land in meaningful, creative, sustainable, and educational ways. Visit seven locations offering talks and workshops on the subjects of farming, gardening, composting, natural history, bird watching,... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Bird Tours at the Former Seneca Army Depot & 10,000th visitor (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Bird Tours at the Former Seneca Army Depot & 10,000th visitor (podcast)
Bird tours have been a smash hit at the former Seneca Army Depot. A partnership between Seneca White Deer, Inc. and the Montezuma Audubon Center has brought bird tours to life. And during the same month they kicked off – Seneca White Deer celebrated their 10,000 visitor to the former depot. To discuss all of this, including how to experience... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Mynderse students preview ‘A Walk of Honor’ (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Mynderse student preview ‘A Walk of Honor’ (podcast)
Over the last several months a group of local teens have been working to raise money for Honor House and the Habitat for Humanity. On Monday, those efforts culminate with their final fundraising effort with ‘A Walk of Honor’. It’s slated for Sunday, June 2nd at 2 p.m. along the canal harbor in Waterloo. This week Abby Palmer, Macy Benz... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Previewing the FLX Pride Festival set to take place in Geneva (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Previewing the FLX Pride Festival set to take place in Geneva
This week on Around the Lakes one of the organizers behind the successful FLX Pride Festival sits down with FingerLakes1.com to discuss the event, and how it has evolved over several successful iterations. The FLX Pride Festival will be held along the Geneva Lakefront property on June 8th. Festivities start at 1 p.m. and run through the evening. Chelsea Snyder,... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Tory Carissimo of Overlook Horizon High Altitude Balloons (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Tory Carissimo of Overlook Horizon High Altitude Balloons (podcast)
Tory Carissimo serves as the flight director for Overlook Horizon, founded in 2016 with the mission of inspiring students (& adults) into science, technology, engineering and mathematically careers using high altitude weather balloon flights to the edge of space and back as our inspirational platform. Tory recently attended a NASA Social event for the 17th SpaceX Commercial Resupply Mission (CRS-17)... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Organizers discuss Seneca Housing Fair coming May 7th (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Organizers discuss Seneca Housing Fair coming May 7th (podcast)
A free event slated for Tuesday, May 7th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. is aimed at educating the community about housing options in Seneca County. On this episode of Around the Lakes Melissa Nesbit, Executive Director of Seneca Housing, Inc. and Joe McGrath, CEO of the Finger Lakes Regional Land Bank discuss the implications of the Housing & Services... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Local impact of Rural & Migrant Ministry (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Local impact of Rural & Migrant Ministry (podcast)
Since 1981 Rural & Migrant Ministry, a statewide, non-profit organization, has been standing proudly with the rural and migrant communities throughout New York. They work to overcome the prejudices and poverty that degrade and debilitate people within rural New York by building communities that celebrate diversity, achieve true mutuality and fight for dignity and opportunity to all. On this special... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Exploring the 13th Annual Montezuma Audubon Center Wildlife Festival (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Exploring the 13th Annual Montezuma Audubon Center Wildlife Festival (podcast)
Coming up on May 4th the Montezuma Audubon Center located in Savannah, New York will host the 13th Annual Montezuma Audubon Center Wildlife Festival. Beginning at 10 a.m. attendees will encounter the Center’s largest event of the year, featuring a great lineup of family-friendly activities. This week on Around the Lakes Chris Lejewski, Center Director for Montezuma Audubon was in-studio... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Previewing the Traveling Little Black Dress Fashion Show (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Previewing the Little Black Dress Fashion Show (podcast)
In just a few weeks one of Seneca County’s biggest fundraisers will take place in Seneca Falls. The Traveling Little Black Dress Fashion Show will arrive on April 5th and 6th in Seneca Falls, which will be a culmination of community-wide effort to make it a reality. Learn all about it as two organizers sit down in the FingerLakes1.com Studio... more

AROUND THE LAKES: Music Director Steve Frackenpohl discusses the history and upcoming performances of the Auburn Chamber Orchestra (podcast)

AROUND THE LAKES: Music Director Steve Frackenpohl discusses the history and upcoming performances of The Auburn Chamber Orchestra (podcast)
Join Joe Salzone as he sits down in the studio on this episode of Around the Lakes with Auburn Chamber Orchestra Music Director Steve Frackenpohl as they discuss the beginning of the Auburn Chamber Orchestra as well as their upcoming performances. . more

AROUND THE LAKES: Karolyn Grimes & Kevin Stillmock discuss Amazon Prime special to be filmed in Seneca Falls (podcast)

Karolyn Grimes, the acress who played “Zu-Zu” in “It’s A Wonderful Life” is in Seneca Falls this weekend along with Producer/Director Kevin Stillmock. Stillmock is filming for the production of an upcoming news magazine show focusing on the impact of “It’s A Wonderful Life” that will be available on Amazon Prime this upcoming Christmas season. On Wednesday morning they were... more

AROUND THE LAKES: It’s A Wonderful Run 5K organizers share information for participants in Saturday’s race (podcast)

The 9th Annual It’s A Wonderful Run 5K is set to start at dusk on Saturday in Seneca Falls as part of the annual It’s A Wonderful Life Festival. Race organizers Tina Rook and Kevin Korzeniewski will be in-studio with important information for participants and residents of Seneca Falls. . more

AROUND THE LAKES: Brian Rohan’s “Jimmy Stewart: On the Front of Life” (podcast)

Brian Rohan will be in Seneca Falls for the It’s A Wonderful Life Festival this weekend where he will premiere his one-man show “Jimmy Stewart: On the Front of Life” at Mynderse Academy on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 2 pm and 10 pm. He has appeared onstage on both coasts, having worked at the Laguna Playhouse, Company of Angels,... more