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The YWCA of Cortland on 14 Clayton Ave is running a Summer Dance Program for children ages 3-7. Intro to Dance is a combination Tap & Ballet class. Classes meet on Tuesdays. Registration for all dance classes ends on July 7. The session runs July 11th to August 15th. For class schedules and fees, contact the YWCA at 607-753-9651.
Register for a basketball clinic for girls in grade 9-12th. The CNY and AAU basketball coach Janice Meyer is running two Girls Basketball Clinics this summer at the YWCA on 14 Clayton Ave. Each session will work specific areas to improve your basketball skills. Participants may attend one class or sign up for the session. For more information call 607-753-9651.
Cortland County Farmers Markets are Saturday mornings in Cortland (On Main Street, 8am to 2pm. In Cincinnatus at Rural Services from 9am to Noon. In Homer on the Village Green, 9am to 1pm and Virgil at the Four Corners, 9am to Noon. Cortland also has one Tuesday from 8am to 2pm and Homer has one Wednesday evening 4:30pm to 7pm.
Sign up for a six-hour driver refresher course geared for drivers aged 50 and older, but open to drivers of any age, is being offered on July 14 from 9am to 4pm at the Cortland Community Center located at 90 Central Avenue at the intersection of Pendleton Street in Cortland. This course is approved by the N.Y.S. Department of Motor Vehicles for points and insurance reduction. Preregistration is required by calling the Cortland County Health Department at 758-5509. Class may be rescheduled due to lack of registrations, and walk-ins might be turned away. This class is sponsored by AARP, the Cortland County Health Department, the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging, and the Cortland County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).
-Saturday, July 1st
The Cincinnatus Area Heritage Society is holding an Open House at the Heritage Hall Noon until 6pm. The Heritage Hall is located at the route 26 and Telephone Road intersection in Cincinnatus. The exhibit is “The Dairy Industries of Bygone Days”. Come look over photos and equipment used many years ago. The new 2018 calendars will be available at the gift table. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
-Wednesday, July 5th
The Cortland County Historical Society presents “Carriage and Wagon Manufacturers of Cortland in 1894” with Kate O’Connell from 12:10pm to 12:50pm. Take a walk back in time to the Victorian era and examine one of Cortland’s thriving industries. Kate O’Connell has used the 1894 bird’s eye map of the city of Cortland to identify and research all of the carriage businesses and some related industries. Expect a lot of information about the movers and shakers of Cortland’s bustling carriage industry. Bring your own lunch and we will provide dessert and beverages. Call 607-756-6071 for more information.
-Wednesday, July 19th
The Cortland County Historical Society presents ““Cortland Rocked On” from 12:10pm to 12:50pm. Join Jim Pantas to hear about his entrance into the music scene in Cortland as a successful manager and booking agent in 1958 and up until 1974. Jim has plenty of stories to tell about music in Cortland, including the early career of Ronnie James Dio. We’re looking forward to reminiscing about the magic of music in Cortland during these decades. Bring your own lunch and we will provide dessert and beverages. For more information call 607-756-6071.
-Saturday, August 5th
The Spafford Community Yard/Craft/ and Bake Sale is from 8am till Noon at the Spafford Fire House. Rent a table for $10 to sell your items. Food, including Hot dogs, hamburgers, and drinks will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit the Spafford Firemens Auxiliary.