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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


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 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

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. Dr. Van Niel, a Professor of Environmental Conservation at Finger Lakes Community College, will demonstrate how to safely capture and handle songbirds, explain the scientific reasons for placing bands on birds and what information researchers can obtain from a bird “in the hand”.  Fees Apply. MAC, 2295 Route 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

8: Valentine’s Day Dinner – JD Wine Cellars and Walworth Recreation partner to bring you an evening of great food and wine. Dinner by Joey’s Pasta House with 3 pairings of wine and 1 bottle per couple provided by JD Wine Cellars $65.00/couple. 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. Love is in the air this Valentine’s Day week-end so bring your sweetheart, friends, neighbors, and family for an adventure to explore Montezuma’s winter wonderland. Sample delicious bird friendly chocolates and discover how these sweet treats protect important habitats where our breeding warblers spend the winter months. Fees Apply. MAC, 2295 Route 89 Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

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

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

February TBD: Curling on the Erie Canal – Curling on the Erie Canal from 1pm to 3pm at the Port of Palmyra Marina. Give this Olympic sport a try! Enjoy on ice instruction & demonstration, music, food and more. Subject to cancellation. www.palmyrany.com



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