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December 2019

Humane Society Tree of Lights for the Animals – Help us decorate our holiday tree by purchasing lights and ornaments in memory of a beloved pet. 1475 County House Rd., Lyons. www.hswaynepets.org

Snowshoe at the Montezuma Audubon Center – Snowshoes are available for rent. MAC, 2295 Rt. 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

1: The Gatesinger Company Presents “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” – Gates Hall, 4107 Lake Rd., Pultneyville. www.gateshall.com

1: Christmas Open House at Nine Pines Country Store – 12pm to 5pm. Nine Pines has all your gift-giving and decorating items here. Daily specials, shopping rewards, edible treats, raffles and a free gift! 7091 Jackson Hill Rd., Newark. (315) 331-0505.

1: Country Christmas Market at Franke Farms – 9am to 5pm. Open market of vendors offering gift items, food, crafts, antiques and more. Children can make a wreath or ornament. Franke Farms, 4514 Eddy Ridge Rd., Marion. www.frankefarms.com

2: Pultneyville Illumination – 4pm to 5pm. Sponsored by the Williamson Pultneyville Historical Society. More details to follow. www.w-phs.org

2-16: Festival of Trees – 10am to 8pm. Fully decorated Christmas trees and holiday decor items for sale. All proceeds benefit residents of the nursing home. Wayne County Nursing Home, 1529 Nye Rd., Lyons. (315) 946-5673.

4: 3rd Annual Christmas Potpourri – 7pm to 8:30pm. Sponsored by the Williamson Pultneyville Historical Society. www.w-phs.org

4: Montezuma Birding Van Tour – 1pm to 3:30pm. Fees apply. Pre-paid reservations required. Van tour to see ducks, geese and swans as they rest, feed and socialize in Montezuma’s marshes. Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Rt. 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

4: Ontario’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting – 5:45pm. Event begins at the Ambulance base on Furnace Rd. Enjoy pizza, hot cocoa, story time, scavenger hunt, cookie decorating, music. Tree lighting at 7:15pm.

5 – Dec. 21: Student Showcase – 12pm to 3pm. Art exhibit of students that participated in 2019 classes. Wayne County Council for the Arts, 108 W. Miller St., Newark. Open Fri & Sat. www.wayne-arts.com

6: RPO Holiday Concert – 7pm to 8pm. Newark High School Auditorium, Peirson Ave., Newark.

6: Simple Joy Holiday Concert 7:30pm. Canaltown Chorale will present a variety of holiday music. United Methodist Church, 3679 Main St., Walworth

6-7: Holiday Boutique – 10am to 5pm. Lunch will be served from 11am to 2pm. Artisans and crafters fill the Museum. The perfect place to find gifts for everyone. Desserts, coffee and tea are served all day. Wayne County Museum, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

7: Wayne County Humane Society Holiday Open House – 10am to 2pm. Visit the animals, browse the sale items for that special something to put under the tree for your furry friends. 1475 County House Rd., Lyons. www.hswaynepets.org

7: Light the Night at Walworth’s Ginegaw Park – 6pm to 8pm. Free. Hot cocoa & cookies in the Lodge. Sled dogs, roast marshmallows, sleigh rides. Crafts for kids. Visit with Santa. Ginegaw Park, 3600 Lorraine Dr., Walworth. www.townofwalworthny.gov

7: Historic Palmyra’s Homestead Holiday Candlelight House Tour – 4pm to 8pm. Fees apply. This tour through the village of Palmyra will bring you to many historic homes dating throughout the 1800’s. Tour also includes two museums decorated for the holidays. Tour begins at Historic Palmyra, 132 Market St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com

7: Visit Santa at Brick Church Farms – 12pm to 4pm. Free. Bring your little ones to see Santa. Your child can bring a letter for Santa or write one here. Santa will write back. Brick Church Farms, 5502 S. Geneva Rd., Sodus. www.brickchurchfarms.com

7-8: Christmas Around the World with the Lake Ontario Wine Trail – 11am to 6pm. $30. Celebrate the season with festive wine and food pairings from around the world! Self-guided tour. www.lakeontariowinetrail.com

7-8: “Catch Me If You Can” Gingerbread Man Hunt – 10am to 5pm. LW Emporium, 6355 Knickerbocker Rd., Ontario. www.lwemporium.com

7-8: Country Christmas Market at Franke Farms – 9am to 5pm. Open market of vendors offering gift items, food, crafts, antiques and more. Children can make a wreath or ornament. Franke Farms, LLC, 4514 Eddy Ridge Rd., Marion. www.frankefarms.com

8: Marbletown Schoolhouse Holiday Open House – 1pm to 4pm. Enjoy arts, crafts, baked goods & holiday cheer!  Marbletown Schoolhouse, 6631 Miller Rd., Newark. www.newarkarcadiamuseum.org

8: Simple Joy Holiday Concert – 4pm. Canaltown Chorale will present annual holiday concert. Park Presbyterian Church, 110 Maple Court, Newark

8: An Afternoon with Jeff Sawyer – 3pm to 5pm. Free. Piano music in the celebration of Christmas. Wolcott First Presbyterian Church, 11988 W. Main St., Wolcott.

8: Community Holiday Fireworks – 5pm Refreshments. 6pm Fireworks. Free. Beautiful display of fireworks! Wallington Fire Department, 7863 Ridge Rd., Wallington. www.wallingtonfd.com

10: Simple Joy Holiday Concert – 6:45pm. Canaltown Chorale will present their last annual holiday concert. Wayne County Nursing Home, 1529 Nye Rd., Lyons

14: Breakfast with Santa – 8am to 11am. Donations accepted. Enjoy a hearty breakfast of pancakes, eggs, sausage, juice and coffee. Pictures with Santa for $3.00. Sponsored by the Walworth Lions Club. Gananda High School, 3195 Wiedrick Rd., Walworth. www.facebook.com/walworthlions

14: Lyons Community Center Winter Bazaar – 9am to 3pm. 60+ vendors and crafters, bounce house, breakfast & pictures with Santa, horse drawn carriage rides and more. Lyons Community Center, 9 Manhattan St., Lyons. www.lyonscommunitycenter.org

14: Holiday Open House – 10am to 3pm. Wayne County Council for the Arts, 108 W. Miller St., Newark. www.-wayne-arts.com

14: First United Methodist Church Christmas Cookie Sale – 10am to 12pm or until sold out. Cookies good enough to give as gifts. First United Methodist Church, 301 S. Main St., Newark. www.newarkfirstumc.org

14: Visit Santa at Brick Church Farms – 12pm to 4pm. Free. Bring your little ones to see Santa. Your child can bring a letter for Santa or write one here. Santa will write back. Brick Church Farms, 5502 S. Geneva Rd., Sodus. www.brickchurchfarms.com

14-15: Country Christmas Market at Franke Farms – 9am to 5pm. Open market of vendors offering gift items, food, crafts, antiques and more. Children can make a wreath or ornament. Franke Farms, LLC, 4514 Eddy Ridge Rd., Marion. www.frankefarms.com

16: Annual Cookie Walk – 10am to 3pm or until sold out. Beautiful cookies, homemade and sold by the pound. All proceeds benefit the residents of the nursing home. Wayne County Nursing Home, 1529 Nye Rd., Lyons. (315) 946-5673.

16: Montezuma Christmas Bird Count –  Free. Registration required. Birders of all experience levels are encouraged to join us to count Montezuma’s wintering birds. Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Rt. 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

18: JD Wine Cellars’ Holiday Open House – 10am to 7:30pm. Stop by for a little Christmas Cheer (mulled wine) and dessert while enjoying discounts on retail wine. Canned wine is a great stocking stuffer. JD Wine Cellars, 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.jdwinecellars.com

19: Montezuma Birding Van Tour – 9am to 11:30am. Fees apply. Pre-paid reservations required. Van tour to see ducks, geese and swans as they rest, feed and socialize in Montezuma’s marshes. Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Rt. 89, Savannah. http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma

21-22: Country Christmas Market at Franke Farms – 9am to 5pm. Open market of vendors offering gift items, food, crafts, antiques and more. Children can make a wreath or ornament. Franke Farms, LLC, 4514 Eddy Ridge Rd., Marion. www.frankefarms.com