Date(s) - 02/16/2015
Monday, February 16th
THE POST-STANDARD/SYRACUSE.COM TREASURE HUNT – See Thurs., Feb. 12th.
2015 CNY SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS EXHIBIT – 9am – 7pm; Atrium of the Whitney Applied Technology Center at Onondaga Community College. See Thurs., Feb. 12th.
WINTER WONDERS WEEK – 10am; Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 E. Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville. The answer to cabin fever during the school Winter Break week. 10am – Try Snowshoeing, 1:30pm – Creature Feature, 2pm – Snowshoeing (or walking if not enough snow). In addition, trails will be open for skiing. All scheduled activities are free with park admission. Snowshoe Rental $5. Info: (315)638-2519 or www.onondagacountyparks.com
HORSEDRAWN SLEIGH RIDES – 11am – 4pm; Highland Forest Park, 1254 Highland Park Rd.,Fabius. See Sat., Feb. 14th.
DOWNTOWN DINING WEEK – Try a new dining experience or revisit your favorite places to eat. Downtown’s finest restaurants offer 3 courses for $25 or less. Beverages, tax & gratuity are additional. Some restaurants may require reservations. Visit downtownsyracuse.com for list of participating establishments.
CARDIO-SALSA & LATIN MOVEMENT – 6:30pm; Community Center Group Fitness Studio, 311B Towne Dr., Fayetteville Towne Center. Learn Salsa steps, syncopations & Latin movement direct from the streets of Havana in an aerobics class format. No experience or partner necessary, drop-ins welcome. $10 per class or 4 classes for $30.
TEAM TRIVIA – Enjoy a lively evening of trivia, with teamwork in a fun and social atmosphere. A team from Trapper’s Pizza Pub I (7pm), Dolce Vita (7pm), DG’s (7pm), World of Beer (7pm), and/or Kitty Hoynes (8pm) may participate in the Winterfest Team Trivia Finals on Sunday the 22nd. Media Sponsors: NewsRadio570WSYR and Syracuse New Times
DISCUSSION: Remembering Why We Struggle – Reflections on Selma: Then & Now – 7pm – 9pm; ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave., Syracuse. To compliment to our current Civil Rights exhibition, CNY residents who can honestly be called Civil Rights Veterans, have been invited to join us in a panel discussion and presentation. We will look at the lessons of the 60’s Civil Rights Movement and what it means to our country’s streets, schools and lives today. Free and open to the public. Info: (315)218-5711 or www.artragegallery.org
FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL – 7:30pm; Oncenter Civic Center Theaters, 421 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Celebrating its 30th Anniversary, the pop culture phenomenon tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and a bar dancer by night with dreams of one day becoming a professional performer. When romance threatens to complicate her ambitions, Alex learns the meaning of love and its power to fuel the pursuit of her dream. The score includes the biggest hit songs from the movie “Flashdance – What a Feeling,” “Maniac,” “Gloria,” “Manhunt,” and “I Love Rock & Roll.” In addition to these hits, 16 brand new songs have been written for the musical with music by Robbie Roth and lyrics by Robert Cary and Robbie Roth. Tickets: $30 -$60. Info: (315) 424-8210 or www.nacentertainment.com/cities/syracuse/
ENTERTAINMENT – 8pm; Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. Just Joe