Area happenings


Saturday, 6:30-9 p.m. Silent auction to benefit residents of the Rome Home, The Beeches, Turin and Potter roads, $20 (or $15 in advance from Rome and Lee Berkshire Bank offices, Engelbert’s Jewelers and Rome Home).

Saturday, 7 p.m. Dave Aubrey concert, Grace Baptist Church, 8553 Turin Road Bring a non-perishable food item for local food pantries.

Bedroom Farce tickets on sale

TOWN OF LEE — "Strongly recommended" reservations are being taken for Rome Community Theater’s "Bedroom Farce."

The production opens on Thursday, March 7 and runs through March 17 with Sunday matinees on March 10 and 17. Evening performances start at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children under 18. Reservations will be taken at 338-5006, online at or from For last minute reservations, one hour before the show, call the theater box office at 337-5920.

Breakfast aids MD campers

WHITESBORO — The Oneida County 40 & 8 Chateau, corner of Judd and Halsey Roads, will serve breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday.

The cost is $8, $4 ages 5-12, children under 5 eat free. The event benefits Muscular Dystrophy — Summer Camp. The menu includes bacon, sausage, home fries, scrambled eggs, flap jacks, toast, SOS, fruit cocktail, coffee and juice.

Take outs will be available. Call 736-9774 for more information.

Stanwix serves ham Sunday

Stanwix Heights Volunteer Fire Department, 6580 Bartlett Road, will host a ham dinner on Sunday starting at 11:30 a.m.

The cost is $9, $5 for children ages 5-12, under 5 eat free. The menu includes ham, potatoes, cole slaw, green beans, apple sauce, beverages, rolls and dessert. Take outs are available. For more information call 337-7310.