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Posts for November 2009

George Eastman House Spotlights Classic Holiday Films in December

Nov 30, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

its_a_wonderful_life1.jpgRochester, NY -- It's an eventful December at the George Eastman House as the museum gets in the holiday spirit with a host of seasonal events including a spotlight on classic holiday films at the Dryden Theatre!   CALENDAR OF EVENTS - DECEMBER 2009 3-5   Thursday-Saturday EASTMAN HOUSE BENEFIT: Jewelry Trunk Show, Exhibition, and Lecture An exhibition and sale of vintage jewelry - ...

Happy Holidays! December Weekends and Displays at Strong National Museum of Play® Dec. 12 & 13, 19 & 20

Nov 30, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

strong1.jpg'Tis the season for holiday fun! Enjoy time with the family at the many December holiday events and special displays at Strong National Museum of Play.  Happy Holidays! Family Weekends: Saturdays, December 12 & 19 and Sundays, December 13 & 20. Join the woodland animals in an interactive performance of The Mitten, a hilarious Ukrainian tall tale about a boy who loses his white ...

FIS Continental Cup Nordic Combined Racing Comes to Lake Placid Dec. 19-20

Nov 30, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

orda22.jpgLake Placid, N.Y. --- The road to Vancouver and the 2010 Winter Games continues to make its way through Lake Placid, N.Y. when 54 athletes from 13 countries compete in the FIS Continental Cup Nordic Combined event being held, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 19-20. Several countries, including the United States, will try to qualify athletes for February's Games. Eleven athletes from the U.S. will ...

The 2009-2010 Winter Activities and Events Brochure for the Lake George Area in New York’s Adirondacks is here!

Nov 30, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

lake-george-guide.jpgLake George, NY - When the snow falls, the Lake George Area comes alive with mountains of thrills for one and all! Carve the slopes at challenging downhill ski areas, blast through fresh snow on over 200 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, or enjoy acres of serene back country for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and sleigh rides. Warm up by the fire and get ready to do it all over again!  ...

2010 Erie Canalway Calendar Available

Nov 30, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

2010calendarcover1.jpg8,500 free calendars distributed across upstate NY Waterford, NY- The public is invited to pick up a free 2010 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor calendar starting December 1, 2009 at selected libraries and visitor centers throughout the National Heritage Corridor. Each month features one of twelve winning images from this year's Erie Canalway photo contest that capture the beauty, ...

Vintage Hudson Valley Winter Cooking Classes with Award-winning Regional Chefs

Nov 24, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

hv-chefs1.jpgSaturday mornings from 10:30 am Chefs spice up winter weekends as they teach their favorite cold-weather dishes Hudson Valley, NY - Looking for a way to combat the winter blues? Don your aprons and prepare for a feast. Fun and instructive, VHV Winter Cooking Classes run approximately two hours and are followed by an elegant four-course meal and wine pairing in the cozy dining room of an ...

Sparkling Lights, Singing Carols & Skating in the Square in Syracuse

Nov 24, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

syracuse-cvb.jpgSyracuse, NY - Add a little hocus pocus to your "ho ho ho!" and kick the holiday season off right with the 8th Annual Holiday Magic in the Square in downtown Clinton Square THIS weekend, November 27. "Twinkle, twinkle, little...lights?" The luminosity of the stars has nothing on that of Lights on the Lake at Onondaga Lake Park, going on now until January 10. Family traditions are made of warm ...

Belleayre Planning for November 27th Opening

Nov 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo.jpgHighmount, NY - With the cold temperatures staying well north of the region, last weekend's scheduled opening of the Belleayre Ski Center was again postponed. Now, Belleayre has its sights set on next weekend with a planned opening of Friday, November 27th, when it is hoped that Mother Nature will cooperate by bringing some much-anticipated cold air down from Canada. Belleayre plans to open with ...

"Riddle Me This" Exhibit, Reading and Workshop in Hobart

Nov 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

hobart-book-village.jpgHobart, NY - W.H. Adams' Antiquarian Book Shop, located in the Hobart Book Village at 602 Main Street, will present an exhibit by Bertha Rogers, Delhi poet and visual artist. The exhibit is entitled "Riddle Me This: The Anglo-Saxon Riddle-Poems Translated & Illuminated for Our Time & Place" and will open on November 26 and remain at the book store through December 13. On Sunday, ...

Westchester County Director of Tourism elected to NYS Hospitality & Tourism Association Board of Directors

Nov 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

nyshta.jpgAlbany, NY - Kim Sinistore, Director of Tourism at the Westchester County Office of Tourism, White Plains, was recently elected to the New York State Hospitality & Tourism Association (NYSH&TA) Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2010. NYSH&TA is a not-for-profit trade organization representing more than 1,400 member businesses and individuals in the lodging and attractions ...

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