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Posts from January 2014

Manly Valentine’s Gifts in the Finger Lakes

Thursday, January 30, 2014 7:00 PM by Susan Marteney

If you have a sweetie who is a manly sports-loving no frills sort of man, it can be very difficult to find The Perfect Valentine’s Day gift. But look no further than the Finger Lakes Art Cooperative in Auburn. You will be wowed by the breadth of hand-made items by Finger Lakes artists.

Did you recently spend a romantic weekend in the Finger Lakes? Surprise your guy with a painting or print of a

Eight Ways to Celebrate Black History Month

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 7:00 PM by Staff

Black History Month in the Finger Lakes

Black History Month, celebrated every February in the United States, is a great time to learn about the achievements and history of African-Americans. Cayuga County, in New York’s Finger Lakes region, is rich in African-American history, making it the perfect setting to honor the legacy of the African-American community while enjoying the beauty of the area.

Winter Activities in the Finger Lakes

Thursday, January 2, 2014 7:00 PM by Bobbie Panek

Sterling Lakeshore Park and Nature Center in North Sterling, NY has miles of trails for your cross-country skiing and snowshoeing delights. On the shores of Lake Ontario you will enjoy the Finger Lakes drumlins, meadows, ponds, woodlands, in their winter’s glory. The season is year round so gear up and get going.

Sterling Nature Center 13730 Jenzvolt Rd. Sterling, NY 13156 Here are some upcoming