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November 2013 | December 2013
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Ongoing Mission Boutique - Gently used clothing and housewares at the former Thrift Shop at Niccolls Memorial Church in Old Forge. Open Fridays 10am - 12 Noon & 7 - 8:30pm, and Saturdays 10am - 12 Noon.
Ongoing until Dec 1, 2013 McCauley Mountain Ski Center Season Passes on Sale -
The Ticket Office at McCauley Mountain will be open for purchase of Season Ski Passes on Tuesdays and Thursdays. from 9am to 1pm. Click Here to Print Application. For additional information about McCauley Mountain, visit the website McCauleyNY.com.
Ongoing until Jan 5, 2014 Quilts Unlimited - The display of quilts is hung gallery style and includes quilts from all over the United States. This open juried competitive exhibit features both traditional and eclectic quilts and wall hangings. Over $1800 in cash and prizes are awarded. Admission charged. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org
Ongoing until Jan 5, 2014 Santa Rita Rugs by Patricia Merritt - Concurrently on view, along with Holy Mola! by Art Quilt People, Interwoven Basketry by Flo Hoppe, and Artisan Made Ornaments. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org.
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Nov 27, 2013 - Oct 31, 2014 Webb: Wired to Wireless - The Town of Webb Historical Association's feature exhibit for 2014 is "Webb: Wired to Wireless - Technology Comes to Town”. The Goodsell Museum is located across the street from the Old Forge Post Office and houses the history of the Town of Webb. Changing exhibits tell the story of early pioneers, the way of life, events, buildings, businesses, recreation, transportation and people. The museum is open year round, Tuesday through Saturday, 10am – 3pm with no admission charge. For additional information, please phone 315-369-3838 or visit on the web at webbhistory.org.
Fri Nov. 29 - Sun Dec 1 An Adirondack Christmas - Why fight the crowds at the malls when you can shop the unique shops in the Central Adirondack mountains? Santa & Mrs. Claus will be visiting, a Light Parade and tree-lighting ceremony and much more. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. For additional information, visit the website AdkChristmasOnMai
Sat Nov 30 Kolb Family Christmas Concert – At View at 3pm. The Kolb Family will sing your holiday favorites at View followed by a reception of free hot-chocolate and cookies. Tickets available at (315) 369-6411 or www.viewarts.org. $12/$10 Member or $5 for Children and Students. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org.
Sat Nov 30 Holiday Bazaar – At North Woods Community Center from 10am-4pm. Dewey Old Forge Chapter 449 -OES- will be selling items priced $10 and under, North Woods Lodge 449 -F&AM- will have RADA knives on sale, and Niccols Memorial Church will be having a cookie walk. Hot dogs and chili also available.
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Sun Dec 1 Reindeer Run -
A fun run for kids of all ages. The run takes you from the Goodsell Museum (Historical Association) to the busy corner starting at 1:30pm.
Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Associaiton. For additional information, visit the website AdkChristmasOnMain.com.
Wed Dec 4 "A Surprise Visit from the Ghosts of Library Past "- The Old Forge Library will host this 100th anniversary kick-off celebration with a reader's theater production that will chronicle the library's beginning to the present day. "OFL One Hundred Years and Counting ~ Channeling the Past Straight to the Present", written by Paula Alida Roy, will be performed at the library at 7pm. The community is welcome to attend the performance, which will be followed by a question and answer session. For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website OldForgeLibrary.org.
Fri Dec 6 Warren Miller’s Ticket To Ride - At View at 7pm. The film "Ticket to Ride" takes ski fans to the world’s most exotic destinations including Kazakhstan, Iceland and beyond. The film reveals legendary lines with Ted Ligety, Seth Westcott, Julia Mancuso and more, taking viewers on the ride of a lifetime. Tickets available at (315) 369-6411 and see a preview at www.viewarts.org. $8 in Advance $10 at the door. Family pricing for this show: Buy one adult ticket get one children’s (18 & under) ticket at ½ price. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org.
Sat Dec 7 & Sun Dec. 8 An Adirondack Christmas - Why fight the crowds at the malls when you can shop the unique shops in the Central Adirondack mountains? Santa & Mrs. Claus will be visiting, a Christmas Egg Hunt and tree-lighting ceremony will be held, and much more! Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. For additional information, visit the website AdkChristmasOnMain.com
Sat Dec 7 The Nutcracker - The Old Forge Ballet Company presents this seasonal ballet in two perfomances at the Strand Theatre at 2pm and 7pm. More information is available by calling 315-369-8721 or 315-369-6273.
Sun Dec 8 "Let It Snow" 5K Run/Walk - Run, walk or stroll the most holiday-spirited race in beautifully decorated Old Forge, as part of Adirondack Christmas on Main Street. Participants can show their spirit with holiday costumes. It's going to be great family fun, in what is the beginning of a winter wonderland. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. For registration forms and additional information, visit the website AdkChristmasOnMain.com. Click here to register via Active.com.
Sun Dec 8 Goodsell Museum Open House - The Town of Webb Historical Association will host an open house from Noon until 3pm. For additional information, please phone 315-369-3838 or visit on the web at webbhistory.org.
Mon Dec 9 Snowmobile Trails Open for the Season - The Towns of Webb & Inlet Snowmobile Trails will be opening, conditions permitting. Purchase your season’s snowmobile trail permits (2013-2014). Click here for Shopping Cart.
Fri Dec 13 AmSnow NY Snowmobile Shoot-Out - This event will be held at the White Otter Fish & Game Club in Woodgate, The gates will open at 8am and the Shootout will begin at 10am, kicking off the 37th Annual Snodeo Weekend in Old Forge. The Shootout will be your first chance to compare the 2014 stock sleds, whether there is snow or not! Times and speeds will be recorded for all sleds using a timing light system. Several top aftermarket companies will be testing and racing their Trail Mod and Lake Racer mod sleds on the acceleration strip. Sponsored by American Snowmobiler magazine.
Fri - Sun Dec 13 - 15 Snodeo - Kickoff the snowmobile season. All four manufacturers will have the 2014 models on display. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. For additional information visit the website Snodeo.com
Sat Dec 14 Vintage Snowmobile Swap & Show - Featured presentation of the 37th Annual Snodeo to be held at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street in Old Forge, gates open at 8am, awards presented at 2pm.
No pre-registration, trophies awarded in 17 categories.
For show info contact Ed Staab, Show Coordinator,
Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association & Old Forge Camping Resort . Click here for additional information and list of categories.
Sat Dec 14 McCauley Mountain Ski Center Opens for the Season - New York's best family mountain will be opening, conditions permitting. For additional information, visit the website McCauleyNY.com.
Sat Dec 14 Youth Snowmobile Safety Course - The Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club will be sponsoring this required course for all youth ages 10 to 17. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Calls will not be accepted before December 2, 2013. Register by calling instructor Ernie Gilbert at 315-369-3695.
Sat Dec 14 Miracle on 34th Street - At View at 2pm. This musical adaptation by Meredith Wilson ("The Music Man") of one of the best Christmas movies of all time, tells the story of Kris Kringle trying to help those who have lost their faith, believe in Santa Claus again. Filled with humor and spectacle, this joyous, heart-warming musical is pure family entertainment! Starring local community actors. $20 admission, $15 members. $5 for children and students. Performed by Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts. Please call 315-369-6411 for additional information or visit the website ViewArts.org.
Thur Dec 19 Christmas at the Old Forge Library - The Old Forge Library will host a family party starting at 6pm. Join in for a story ("The Night Before Christmas") and a film ("The Littlest Light on the Christmas Tree"). Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded to those who come in their jammies! For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website OldForgeLibrary.org.
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Sat Jan. 18 Youth Snowmobile Safety Course- The Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club will be sponsoring this required course for all youth ages 10 to 17. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Calls will not be accepted before January 6, 2014. Register by calling instructor Ernie Gilbert at 315-369-3695.
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Fri & Sat Feb 7 & 8 10th Annual New York Snow Run - Held at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street in Old Forge. This is a Pink Ribbon Riders fundraising event. There will be many days of fun and ways you can participate. Open to both men and women. Details to follow. For additional information about the organization, go to the website PinkRibbonRiders.com.
Fri - Sun Feb 14 - 16 Winter Carnival -
Competitions, ski races, fun and fireworks! Details to be announced.
Fri & Sat Mar 7 & 8 SnoFest - See the new 2015 snowmobiles and accessories! Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. Details to be announced soon..
Fri - Mon May 16 - 19 Paddlefest - The largest on-water canoe and kayak sale in the country and features over 75 of the leading manufacturers of canoes, kayaks, and accessories. Over 1,000 canoes and kayaks will be on sale all weekend at special show prices. There will also be big savings on paddling accessories and outdoor gear. Sponsored by Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company. Click here for additional information.
Sun July 20 Adirondack Storytelling Fesitval - For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website OldForgeLibrary.org.
Sat July 26 Model Airplane Show - The Mountain R/C Modelers of Old Forge New York (AMA Charter 3688) presents the 13th Annual Fly-In and Fun-Fly from 9am to 4pm. The event is held at the airfield at the end of North Street with an air show at 1pm. AMA membership required to fly. All are welcome, admission is free. Food and soda available. For additional information, please contact Contest Director Walt Throne at phone 315-559-8826.
Mon Aug 4 Kinderwood Golf Tournament - Held at the Thendara Golf Club. Cost is $85 for golf & dinner or $35 for dinner only. For additional information, please contact Sharon Finkle-Kleps at phone (315) 369-3105 or email email@example.com.
Fri & Sat Sept 12 & 13 Firefighters Drill School - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.
Sun Sept 14 Big Bucks Drawing - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.
Sun - Tues Sept 14 - 16 Antique & Classic Boat Society Boat Show - Old Forge and the Central Adirondack region will host some pre-events for the annual meeting of the Antique & Classic Boat Society. These local events will preceed a national show in Skaneateles for the participants to experience the Adirondacks. On Monday the boats will cruise on Big Moose Lake and on Tuesday they will launch on the Fulton Chain of Lakes. Other events are planned for the participants, but this will also be a chance for spectators to see these wonderful classic boats on the water. For additional information, please visit the website ACBS.org.
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