January 2019

January 2019

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

 

1: First Day Snowshoe Hike at Montezuma Audubon Center - 10am to noon. Join us as we celebrate the New Year by strapping on some snowshoes and taking a leisurely 1-mile hike through snow muffled forests, across restored grasslands and out to the usually inaccessible Crusoe Lake to explore hearty winter birds and signs of active mammals. After the hike, warm up with a cup of hot cocoa. Snowshoe rentals available. Free. 2295 Route 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

 

1- February 28: NYS Ice Pro-Am Tournament Series - Fish any NY State waterway, any time of day from January 1st through February 28th using any legal angling method (open water, ice fishing, stream & river fishing, etc.) for 7 categories of fish. www.nysiceproam.com/winterclassic/home.html

 

5: Hot Cocoa and Snowshoe Hike at Montezuma Audubon Center - 2pm to 4pm. We’ll hike through snow muffled forests, across grasslands and out to the usually inaccessible Crusoe Lake to explore hearty winter birds and signs of active mammals.  After the hike, warm up with a cup of hot cocoa. Fees apply. 2295 Route 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

 

11-12: 4th Anniversary Open House at The Dog Eared Book - 10am to 6pm. Door prizes, drawings, discounts and more. 208 Main Street, Palmyra. www.thedogearedbook.com

 

12:  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 

 

20: Cocktails and Canvas at Pier Fifty-Three Open Air Bar and Brick Oven - 1pm to 3pm. 7147 Lake Bluff Road, Wolcott. www.pierfiftythree.com

 

24: What Is It and What's It Worth - 7pm to 9pm. Free. Have you ever wanted more information about the items in your home?  Bringin an item and our antiques experts will help you learn more about it. Alling Coverlet Museum, 122 William Street, Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com

26: Owl Prowl at Montezuma Audubon Center - 3:30pm to 5:30pm. Get up close to live owls during an indoor presentation by KrittrKris to find out what special adaptations these birds have that allow them to survive the winter season and be successful hunters of the night. Then join our staff for a short walk to search for the endangered Short-eared Owls and other birds of prey. It will be a real hoot!  Fees apply.  2295 Route 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma 

 

26:  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

 

26-27: JD Wine Cellars 9th Annual Chili & Wine Festival - 12pm to 5pm. JD Wine Cellars welcomes the New Year with their annual chili tasting and wine pairing event. The chili tasting will feature 2 homemade chili dishes expertly paired with 2 JD Wine Cellars wines (or non-alcoholic juices). Guests can select an additional 5th wine to sample while visiting the tasting room this weekend.  Fees apply. 1342 Eddy Road, Macedon.  www.jdwinecellars.com

 

27: Humane Society of Wayne County Annual Auction - Viewing opens at noon. Silent auction tables open at 12:15pm. Live auction around 2pm. Hors d'oeuvres will be served, cash bar available. Items include something for everyone including artwork, jewelry, gift and wine baskets and more. Palmyra VFW, 4306 Route 31, Palmyra. Noon to 4pm. www.hswaynepets.org

 

27: Winter Woods Walk - 1pm to 3pm. Martha & Jim Miller will share their newly protected land of woods and evergreen plantations and a beaver-flooded stream. Dress for the weather; snowshoes welcome. Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies. Parking will be along the road near 4897 Brick Schoolhouse Road, North Rose (Look for Genesee Land Trust signs). www.geneseelandtrust.org