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9/17 & 19th - Tuesday & Thursday - Centre Stage Community Theatre will be holding auditions for their upcoming show 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" on Tuesday, September 17 and Thursday, September 19 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, September 21 from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 1 East First Street, Corning.
There are roles for adults and kids/teens ages 5-17. All kids/teens who audition will receive either a speaking role or a part in the Pageant Choir.
This is a non-denominational show based on the beloved children's book. The show will be performed December 7, 8, and 9.
Contact Dale George at 962-0789 or Kimberly Canale at 962-7872 for further information.
9/20 - Friday - Alive After 5 in Riverfront Park Elmira. 5p-9p. Enjoy the final one of the summer!
9/20-29 - Elmira Little Theater presents Mama Mia! Friday-Sunday 9/20, 21, 27, & 28 at 7:30p, and Sundays 22 & 29 at 2pm in Mandeville Hall. https://www.facebook.com/events/520148862071074/ A special benefit Saturday Matinee 9/28 at 2pm for The fund for Women.
9/20-21 - Friday & Saturday - Horseheads Class of 1999 20th Reunion. Friday Night Hanover Square Dance (crawl) Saturday Football and a Semi-Formal Dinner at Hill Top, and After Party. https://events.blackbirdrsvp.com/horseheads-class-of-1999-20th-reunion
9/21 - Saturday - Regional Job Fair at The Arnot Mall. Employers - Now is the time to sign up to be there! 10a-noon
9/21 - Saturday - Corning's Gaffer District invites you to HARVEST in downtown Corning! Noon - 6pm. All events are FREE!! (Horse and Carriage rides for a fee as well)
9/21 - Saturday - Hot Dogs & Hot Rides 4p-7p - Be at Williams Honda for a car enthusiast meet-up! Refreshments, hot dogs fresh off the grill and we'll have food trucks onsite as well.
We're also going to be collecting items for our Coats for Kids drive. If you bring an item to donate, you will be entered to win a basket filled with prizes, valued at $100! Items being accepted are children's coats, mittens/gloves and winter hats. https://www.facebook.com/events/2520182241598931/
9/21 - Saturday - 4th Annual Community Pig Roast 3pm to 6pm at the Church grounds located at 580 W Water St, Painted Post, NY 14870 (off Victory Highway). Free BBQ Pork Dinner, Sides and Drinks. https://www.gracecorning.org/updates
9/21 - 9/28 - Friends of the Southeast Steuben County Library Fall Book Sale. East Corning Fire Hall. https://www.ssclibrary.org/friends-of-the-library-book-sale/
9/21 - Saturday - Noon-9pm It's Batman Day at Corning Comics and Collectibles at 106 Bridge Street Corning. There will be free pizza and soda and a few Batman freebies for us to give away including 2 free Batman Comics. We also have word that Batman will be making an appearance! https://www.facebook.com/events/487082205173719/
9/26 - Thursday - Taste of Chemung 6p-8p at Community Arts of Elmira. With Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung County. http://chemung.cce.cornell.edu/events/2018/09/27/taste-of-chemung-save-the-date
9/27 - Friday - Flamenco Performance in partnership with American Dance Asylum featuring Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana. With 171 Cedar Arts Center in The Drake House in Corning. Tickets are $15 ($12 for 171 Members). Enjoy artwork by Julie Thurber and hors d’oeuvres courtesy of Wegmans in the Houghton Gallery prior to the show. Tickets on sale now through 171 Cedar Arts Center’s website. https://171cedararts.org/event/flamenco-vivo/.
9/28 & 29 - Saturday and Sunday - Bath Fall Harvest Festival 10a-5p. Steuben County Fairgrounds in Bath. https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Festival/Bath-Fall-Harvest-Festival-2347404245532477/
10/3 - Thursday - Own it! Women's Conference 8:30a-4:30p at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Registration deadline is Friday September 27th. https://www.corningny.com/own-it-womens-conference
10/4-6 - Wineglass Weekend. four-time Olympian marathoner Meb Keflizghi will be the featured speaker at the Pasta Dinner at the Radisson Hotel Corning on Saturday, October 5. Tickets to that event are limited and go on sale May 1. Tickets will be sold at the Information Center located in the Baron Steuben Building, 1 W. Market Street, Corning. More information on this and all things related to the Marathon - https://www.wineglassmarathon.com/
10/9 - Wednesday - Michael Burrell will be performing at the Elmira Heights Theater 6p-7:30p https://www.facebook.com/mburrellstudios/videos/420708421902939/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDY4ODQzODE5NToyNjkzNzIyNTYzOTkzOTk4/
Through 10/11 - West End Gallery on Market Street, Corning has a collection of new paintings by Tom Gardner and Martin A. Poole in the Main Gallery. www.westendgallery.net
10/11-13 - GlenCon - The Finger Lakes' Premiere Gaming Convention. http://glencon.org/
11/2 - Saturday - Tire Rack Street Survival Teen Driving School at Watkins Glen International. http://www.streetsurvival.org/
Every Thursday through September - Winser Market Downtown Elmira 10a-2p Corning's Farmers Market. Riverfront Park 10a-3p
Fridays - Eastside Market near The Holiday Inn of Elmira runs 2:30p-6p
New to the Corning area - A Reflection of You. A new social day program for seniors. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays 10a-2p For more information https://www.arycss.com/
--For events at the Chemung County Libraries check out ccld.lib.ny.us/
--For events at the Southeast Steuben County Library in Corning check out ssclibrary.org/
--Check out the new Craft Your Adventure app, folks living in or visiting the Southern Finger Lakes can now find craft brewers, distillers, and hard cider makers located in proximity to their location.
As the Craft Your Adventure Trail has expanded to include over 30 craft brewers, distillers and cider makers in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Yates counties, the new app offers instant access to tastemakers located nearby, while also providing suggested outdoor adventure pairings. Explore outdoor activities like a hike on the Finger Lakes Trail or beside waterfalls on the Keuka Outlet Trail, enjoy a scenic paddle down the Chemung River, or peaceful excursion onto Keuka Lake or Seneca Lake. With a variety of fun outdoor adventures, enthusiasts can explore the remarkable landscape of the Southern Finger Lakes in a variety of ways with a payoff at the end of each excursion in the form of delicious locally-crafted adult beverages.
--Are you looking for a part-time or full-time position this summer and beyond? Your Hammondsport Chamber of Commerce is here to help! Keuka Lake Jobs Week is under way with the launch of their new "Help Wanted" page on our website: hammondsport.org/helpwanted!