Thursday, October 1, 2009


Photos By Michael Sellitti -- Candlelight Vigil (Oct. 5, 2009), Church Remains (Oct. 1, 2009)

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Old Home Day 2009 - Is Almost Here!

It's that time of year again - Old Home Day for the Hamlet of Sidney Center. With the success of last years festivities [See Photos from Old Home Day '08] The Maywood Historical Group, Sidney Center Improvement Group, Sidney Center Fire Department, and participating residents are certain this year will be just as eventful!

Starting at 11:00am - a parade of Old Cars, Tractors, Community Groups, Religious Groups, & Entertainers will lead the way to the Maywood Depot where several events including the famous Fireman's Chicken BBQ, Live music from local musicians, Ice Cream and Events for the whole family, and much more!

Spend a weekend close to home and enjoy the festivities of this years annual Old Home Day!

See you there!

Sunday, April 5, 2009

SCFD Chicken BBQ - 2nd Annual 'Take A Chance' Raffle - Artisan Fair - Photo Taking -
MAY 3rd -- 11am-3pm -- Sidney Center Fire Hall

Join the Sidney Center Fire Department, The Sidney Center Improvement Group, Friends, Family, Residents, Visitors, and everyone else for a spectacular spring event!

This Sunday, May 3rd - come support the fine organizations that keep Sidney Center a safe and enjoyable environment to live in and visit. Also, have the opportunity to browse the great work of local artisans and craftspeople in this years first Artisan Fair! Also, another year to indulge in the delicious chicken BBQ prepared by the S.C.F.D. And don't forget to 'Take-A-Chance' on a raffle item! Looking for a great gift for mom this Mothers day or just feeling in the spring spirit? Have your photo taken in front of our Spring Setup! You also can't miss the special dance performance outside the firehall presented by ABC Dance Studio!

All this and more can be found at this year's Spring Fundraiser Event - Sunday May 3rd from 11am to 3pm at the Sidney Center Fire Hall. Everyone - young and old, residents and non-residents - are all invited to attend! See you there!

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

The Stream Teams Reunion is scheduled for Saturday, March 21st and will take place at the Sidney Center United Methodist Church (across from Howes Building Supplies). We will meet downstairs in the church from 10:00am - 2:00pm. Lunch will be served.

Wink Hastings and Matt Robinson will be driving up from Annapolis to participate in the festivities.

Please contact your stream team members to make sure everyone is aware of this important celebration....a celebration of your investment of time, energy, and all the clothing and cell phones that got wet in the process.

See you March 21st!!!

About S.C.I.G.

Sidney Center, New York, United States
The Sidney Center Improvement Group (SCIG) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, grass roots organization based in Sidney Center, NY. The small Hamlet of Sidney Center - like many upstate NY towns, villages, and hamlets, has had it’s fair share of challenges over the years. However, thanks to a group of dedicated residents who gathered for a visioning meeting in 2006, SCIG is now a thriving community group who's sole purpose is increasing the quality of life for all who live in Sidney Center and for future generations.

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