February 2019

Snowshoe at the Montezuma Audubon Center - Ready for some outdoor adventure? Try snowshoeing at the Montezuma Audubon Center. Snowshoes are available for rent.  2295 Route 89, Savannah  http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

Wayne County Council for the Arts - Classes & Workshops for children and adults, 108 West Miller Street, Newark www.wayne-arts.com 

1- February 28: Winter Classic Statewide Tournament - Fish any NY State waterway, any time of day from using any legal angling method (open water, ice fishing, stream & river fishing, etc.) www.nysiceproam.com/winterclassic/home.html

2: Family Ski and Snowboard Nights at Brantling - 4:30pm to 9pm. Reservations for rental equipment are encouraged. Visit the website for registration and rental information. 4015 Fish Farm Road, Sodus www.brantling.com

2: Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series: Bird Banding - 10am to 12pm. Fees apply. Dr. Van Niel will demonstrate how to safely capture and handle songbirds, explain the scientific reasons for placing bands on birds and what information researchers can obtain. MAC, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma 

8: Valentine's Day Dinner - Fees apply. Dinner by Joey's Pasta House with 3 pairings of wine and 1 bottle per couple provided by JD Wine Cellars.  www.jdwinecellars.com

9: Customer Appreciation Breakfast & 20% Sale at LW Emporium - Join us for a continental breakfast from 9am to Noon.  6355 Knickerbocker Rd, Ontario. www.lwemporium.com

9: The Valentine's Boutique at Museum of Wayne County History - 10am to 5pm. Vendors fill the first floor of the museum, a painting party and card making demonstration will be held. Lunch served. Fees apply for painting party. 21 Butternut Street, Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

9: Sweetheart Snowshoe and Bird Friendly Chocolate Tasting - 1pm to 3pm. Fees apply. Sample delicious bird friendly chocolates and discover how these sweet treats protect important habitats where our breeding warblers spend the winter months. MAC, 2295 Route 89 Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma  

9: Gala Ball 2019 for Cracker Box Palace - An elegant evening with wine and Imprint coffee tastings, dinner, silent and live auction, music and dancing. Ontario Country Club, 2101 Country Club Lane, Ontario. www.crackerboxpalace.org.

10: Curling on the Erie Canal - CANCELLED 1pm to 3pm at the Port of Palmyra Marina. Give this Olympic sport a try! Enjoy on ice instruction & demonstration, Wear boots - no skates. Subject to cancellation. www.palmyrany.com

16: Newark Arcadia Historical Society Winter Lecture Series - 2pm. Free. "Every Newark Photo Tells a Story" by John Zornow. 120 High Street, Newark. www.newarkarcadiamuseum.org  

16: Family Ski and Snowboard Nights at Brantling - 4:30 pm to 9pm. Reservations for rental equipment are encouraged. Visit the website for registration and rental information. 4015 Fish Farm Road, Sodus. www.brantling.com 

16-17: Free Fishing Days - Anyone can fish for free in waters of New York State. No license required. www.dec.ny.gov

20: Winter Break Day of Play at Montezuma Audubon Center - 10 am to 4pm. Children ages 6-12 enjoy outdoor and indoor activities including snowshoeing, crafts, games and more. Pack a lunch, snack and water bottle. Pre-paid reservations required. 2295 Route 89, Savannah.  http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

21: Black History Program - 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Free. This program will include a talk as well as an Underground Railroad walk around the Village. Alling Coverlet Museum, 122 William Street, Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com

28: Terrible Treatments: The Dark Side of Medicine Exhibit - 6:30pm to 8:00pm. Free. This new exhibit will delve into many medical practices that were used in the past but today would be considered downright gruesome. Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut Street, Lyons. www.waynehistory.org