Oswego County event and organization closures, cancellations and postponements

Maple Weekend is one of the many event casualties of the COVID-19 coronavirus, with officials announcing its cancellation Monday.

Editor's note: This is an incomplete, in-progress list tracking closures, cancellations, postponements and other schedule changes due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. For additions, e-mail editor@palltimes.com.

Outrun Autism 5k

Postponed until May 2. Deadline to register now moved to April 30. For information, email juliechetney@yahoo.com or visit www.auyertiming.com

Oswego Public Library

Closed until further notice. All programs and meetings are cancelled. For more info, visit www.oswegopubliclibrary.org and on social media.

City Easter Egg hunt

Postponed until May 9. Follow Oswego Easter Egg Hunt on Facebook for more details.

Oswego City Council

All meetings, regularly scheduled for Monday evenings, will be conducted via teleconference. Mayor Billy Barlow says details are forthcoming within 24 hours.

Oswego Sunrise Rotary

Regular 6:30 a.m. meetings have been suspended, according to President Don Todd.

Oswego Music Hall

Concerts scheduled for March 20 and 21 have been cancelled. April and May shows are still on until further notice. Visit www.oswegomusichall.com for more info.

Maple Weekend

The 25th annual Maple Weekend is cancelled at all 187 locations across the state.

CAC WingFest

The Oswego County Child Advocacy Center has postponed its  annual WingFest from April 4 to May 9.

Bev’s and Rudy’s

Bev’s Dairy Treat opening postponed until further notice. Rudy’s Lakeside Drive-In opening postponed until March 25.

Oswego Players

Performance of “Dearly Departed,” scheduled for March 27-29, is cancelled and will not be rescheduled.

Meatball Madness

Fifth annual March Meatball Madness presented by the United Baptist Church of Scriba to benefit Mexico Blessings in a Backpack is postponed. Donations can still be sent to the United Baptist Church of Scriba, 5111 state Route 104E, Oswego. Note on the check “Blessings in a Backpack.”

Salvation Army

People will be now be served meals in delivery boxes or bags instead of gathering inside buildings for a sit-down meal. Requesting donations of needs additional resources, like rubber gloves, surgical masks, and additional cleaning supplies. Guest Chef Dinner with Rudy’s Lakeside Drive-in is cancelled.

Oswego County Historical Society

Women’s History Month program, set to begin March 22, has been postponed.

Assemblyman Brian Manktelow

Limited office hours, please call or e-mail ahead for appointments at 315-946-5166 or manktelowb@nyassembly.gov.

CCC Harlequin Productions

The Cayuga Community College performances of “Jill Trent, Science Sleuth” scheduled for March 20 and March 21 have been cancelled.

Art Association

The Oswego Art Association is closed, including the Lakeside Statewide Juried Arts Exhibit and Art with Coffee.

Reading League

The Reading League and Oswego County Literacy Initiative have cancelled the breakfast scheduled for April 2, 2020.

AARP Tax-Aide

AThe AARP has suspended its Tax-Aide program until further notice. For more information or help, visit www.aarpfoundation.com.

Marine Sanctuary advisory council

The meeting of the Great Lake Ontario National Marine Sanctuary, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, is cancelled. Officials from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said rescheduling information will be released when it is available.

Elk’s Friday Fish Fry

The Oswego Benevolent Protective Order of Elks has cancelled its weekly Friday night fish fry meals for the season.

Operation Oswego County/COIDA

Operation Oswego County and the County of Oswego Industrial Development Agency will be closed to the public, effective immediately, until further notice.

Cornell Cooperative

The sixth annual Ag Awareness Day, scheduled for April 1 at the Mexico VFW has been cancelled. For more info, facebook.com/OswegoCCE

Oswego Lions Club Fundraiser

The Oswego Lion’s Club Wind and Beer Tasting and Silent Auction event, scheduled for March 27, has been cancelled.

Rabies Clinic

The Oswego County Health Department has postponed its rabies clinic scheduled for March 25 at the Oswego County DPW Garage in Scriba. They department is planning to accept appointments for the April 22 Oswego County DPW Garage in Pulaski.

St. Baldrick's Day

The 14th annual St. Baldrick’s Day in Oswego County fundraiser previously scheduled for March 29 has been rescheduled for June 14.

Bones East Concert

The Bones East concert scheduled for March 28 at St. Mary’s Church has been cancelled.

Oswego Industries and Arc of Oswego County

The Office for People with Developmental Disabilities has directed all day service providers to temporarily suspend operations of day programs as of 5 p.m. March 17. Oswego Industries and the Arc of Oswego County are mandated to close their on-site day programming.

H. Lee White Marine Museum

The museum will be closed to the public until April 13.


The Children's Museum of Oswego will be closed until further notice.

Oswego County Health Dept.

The Oswego County Health Department will close all clinics effect the week of March 23 until further notice.

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