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Agatha Christie book give-away April 23

The Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St., will host World Book Night on Wednesday, April 23. Capitol Executive Assistant Kate Castle willdistribute copies of Agatha Christie’s... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Oneida Lake history talk on April 24

Author Jack Henke will speak about the history of Oneida Lake at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, in Jervis Public Library's wheelchair-accessible auditorium. "An Evening With Oneida Lake History" ... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Arts Hall of Fame inductees announced

The Rome Capitol Theatre has announced the names of the Class of 2014 Rome Arts Hall of Fame inductees. A pre-ceremony reception will be held at the Capitol Theatre annex, next door to the thea... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Many events planned Oneida Library holds Drive for 5 (dollars, thousands, or more)

ONEIDA -- Leading up to its 90th anniversary celebrations, Oneida Public Library is revving up its New Library Project capital campaign with "Drive for 5" during the week of April 20-26, culminatin... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Scavenger hunt, scrapbook time at Historical Society

For those looking for activities for their children on spring break, the Oneida County Historical Society is holding several events. All activities are free and open to the public. All week wil... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Artletics signup starts for ages 5-10

Artletics summer day camp returns to the Rome Art & Community Center, 308 W. Bloomfield St., this summer for children ages 5-10. Call 336-1040 or check for signup information. Ô... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

War of 1812 topic Monday

NEW YORK MILLS -- New York in the War of 1812 will be the topic at two meetings of the History Club in the Community Center, 320 Main St. Monday, Professor Tom Henry will speak. The second ... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Chemical Heritage Foundation director to lecture at Hamilton College

CLINTON -- Jody Roberts, director of the Center for Contemporary History and Policy at the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) in Philadelphia, will present a lecture titled "Sensing Change: How Art... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Celebrated author, educator speaks at college Tuesday

CLINTON -- Barry Schwartz, professor of psychology at Swarthmore College, will deliver a lecture titled "Higher Education Must Be Character Education" on Tuesday, at 4:15 p.m., in the Bradford Audi... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Dancer, choreographer speaks Friday

CLINTON -- Judith Jamison, a dancer, choreographer and artistic director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will present the Voices of Color lecture on Friday, at 5 p.m., in the Hamilton College... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Boonville Civil War regiment starts series April 24

HERKIMER -- The Herkimer County Historical Society will begin a monthly program series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, with Cheryl Pula presenting her program "You Stand Alone...Fight Like Hell: T... [more...]

Published: 4/16/2014

Floyd Historical Society celebrates 19th year

TOWN OF FLOYD -- The Floyd Historical Society is celebrating its 19th year, having been formed March 20, 1995. It invites new members and seeks items for a rummage sale. The group meets at 6:30... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

UC prize winner gives free reading

UTICA -- Juliana Gray, winner of the Eugene Paul Nassar Poetry Prize, will perform a free reading at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday at Utica College in the Carbone Family Auditorium. The reading is open to ... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

Fiber blending topic April 17

CLINTON -- Foothills Weaving and Fiber Arts Guild will meet on Thursday, April 17, at St. James Episcopal Church, 9 Williams St. at 10 a.m. The program will be presented by members Joan Hasting... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

Summit Park program April 17

ORISKANY -- Village Historian Shirley Burtch will present a slide show on Summit Park at 2 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 17 in Oriskany Public Library, 621 Utica St. To reserve a sea... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

Zoomobile due in Remsen Tuesday

REMSEN -- The Utica Zoomobile is coming to the Didymus Thomas Library, 9639 Main St., Tuesday, at 3 p.m. Zoo personnel will offer facts about each of the animals aboard the vehicle. The pro... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

'Photo solutions' class Tuesday

ORISKANY -- Tammy Hoffmann will host a "Photo Solutions" presentation at Oriskany Public Library, 621 Utica St., from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday. To reserve a seat call the library at 736-2532. The progr... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

Exhibition explores culture of Japan

UTICA -- The Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Museum of Art showcases the rich influence of Japanese art and culture on European and American decorative and fine arts with the exhibition Butt... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

'23 Reasons' film slated Saturday

UTICA -- The Other Side Gallery, 2011 Genesee St., will show the documentary, "23 Reasons Why 23 Years is Enough," at 7 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Pas... [more...]

Published: 4/9/2014

331 DAR award winner


Published: 4/8/2014


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