Events


September 2018

September VIP Gift: $5.00 off the 2019 Lang Calendars

September Dip of the Month: Buffalo Ranch Vegetable Dip Mix

  • 50% off (reg. $3.99), while supplies last
  • note: limit 1/pp as we will only have 36 of these
  • Insiders Note: Elf Mark is a Buffalo Bills fan…and football season is here so that’s why we chose this dip mix featuring Buffalo…sort of…haha

Friday, September 14: Fabulous Friday Evenings…

  • Now open Friday evenings until 8pm
  • GRAND KICKOFF to our Pumpkin Mania Weekend (5–8pm)

Friday - Sunday, September 14 starting at 5pm through Sunday, 9/16: “Pumpkin Mania” Weekend

  • Can’t wait until October? Neither can we!
  • Join us as we celebrate everything pumpkin!
  • Ask us about our cart deal!

Monday, September 17: Mark Twain Country Mondays

  • Menus & Mixes: Ideas from Mark Twain Country
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • PLUS…..it’s Mad for Mixes Monday! Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc
    • PLUS….Each week we will feature a different cookbook for 50% off or FREE with a $36 purchase

Tuesday, September 18: Open by Chance

  • but we’re usually in here working for part of the day so give us a call at 607–734–9547

Wednesday, September 19: Weekends Begin On Wednesdays

  • Each Wednesday we’ll present to you a new entertaining idea, gadget or gizmo you’ll love for home entertaining or as a hostess gift

Thursday, September 20: Thrifty Thursdays

  • Featuring fashion, food and & fun
  • aka “stuff you didn’t know you need but HAVE to have”
  • Oh…and it’ll be thrifty with great deals…but only while they last!
  • TODAY: Leggings of many colorful patterns and sizes just $4.99!

Friday, September 21: Fabulous Friday Evenings…

  • Now open Friday evenings until 8pm

Friday - Sunday, September 21 - 23: National Coupon Month Celebration

  • stop by the register for our coupon sheet of savings

Saturday, September 22: WELCOME Notre Dame Class of ….ssshhh:-)

  • We are thrilled to have this fun reunion class join us at 2pm for shopping, snacking and wine tasting!

Sunday, September 23: Autumn Begins

  • It’s also white chocolate day!

Monday, September 24: Mark Twain Country Mondays

  • Menus & Mixes: Ideas from Mark Twain Country
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • PLUS…..it’s Mad for Mixes Monday! Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc
    • PLUS….Each week we will feature a different cookbook for 50% off or FREE with a $36 purchase

Tuesday, September 25: Open by Chance

  • but we’re usually in here working for part of the day so give us a call at 607–734–9547
  • it’s also “One Hit Wonder Day”…what’s your favorite one hit wonder song?

Wednesday, September 26: Weekends Begin On Wednesdays

  • Each Wednesday we’ll present to you a new entertaining idea, gadget or gizmo you’ll love for home entertaining or as a hostess gift
  • National Pancake Day: 50% off all pancake mixes

Thursday, September 27: Thrifty Thursdays

  • Featuring fashion, food and & fun
  • aka “stuff you didn’t know you need but HAVE to have”
  • Oh…and it’ll be thrifty with great deals…but only while they last!

Friday, September 28: Fabulous Friday Evenings…

  • Now open Friday evenings until 8pm
  • Today is National Cupcake Day so we’re celebrating with:
    • Drawings for a “Betty Crocker Just Cupcakes” cookbook
    • Select the prettiest little cupcake liners and you’ll be all set for the school year, your next bake sale, or as holders for your petite desserts, nuts, etc.
      • 25 per style. Select 4 styles (100 liners) for $2.99 (or $1.00 for just 1 pack of 25)

Friday - Sunday,September 28 - 30: Fall Open House

  • Featuring Mark Twain Country Foods & other fall and holiday favorites
  • sign up for your October/November shopping party (ask us!)
  • layaways available
  • fill out a wish list card and point your family and friends in our direction
  • sign up for your chance to win a Fabulous Fall basket

Saturday, September 29: Savory Saturday

  • We know you love (is there an even stronger word I can use) our Savory Saltine Cracker mix.
  • Join us as we do taste tests for other new seasonings they carry including Cinnamon Toast, Garden Dill, Texas Chipotle and Sweet Bar-B-Que.
  • EASY to make (and they’ll feed a crowd!)

Saturday, September 29: Book Signing Event with Kathleen Maher

  • Join us from 1–3pm to meet author Kathleen Maher and have your books personalized (what a great gift!)
  • Some information about Kathleen. “I am a lifelong Elmiran and fiction writer who has just had a story set in Victorian Elmira. I am also releasing as a self-published book a Civil War novel set in Elmira featuring Elmira College and the local Civil War history.”
  • Here’s the Amazon link

Friday, September 28: Fabulous Friday Evenings… Now open Friday evenings until 8pm

October 2018

October Dip of the Month: TBA

October VIP Member Gift: BOO!

  • You’ll love the Halloween Wall Decor we’re featuring for our VIP Club Members this month (and what a great price!)

SUNDAYS IN OCTOBER: Dine & Shop…. for The Cure

  • Shop with us on any Sunday in October to support Komen. 15% of your sales will go to our local Komen affiliate and you’ll be rewarded with your choice of our new line of oh-so-delicious truffles!

Monday, October 1: National Homemade Cookies Day

  • stop by to decorate (and eat) one of the delicious sugar cookies from Sweet-n-Saucy
  • PLUS…it’s Mark Twain Country Mondays
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc

Tuesday, October 2: Its “Name Your Car Day’

  • Go to our Facebook Page (or stop by) and tell us your car’s name (and why you named it that) and you’ll be entered to win a Gift Certificate to The Christmas House

36th Anniversary Celebration & Columbus Day Weekendand Shopping Fun: Thursday - Monday, October 4 - 8

  • watch for our Columbus Day specials in your inbox, the paper or ask us instore!

Friday, October 5: Free Fudge Friday

  • Every Friday in October, mention FFF and receive a free 1/4# slice of fudge FREE with any purchase of $36 or more**
    • 1/pp, cannot be combined with other offers:-)

Sunday, October 7: Shop & Dine for the Cure

  • Shop with us on any Sunday in October to support Komen. 15% of your sales will go to our local Komen affiliate and you’ll be rewarded with your choice of our new line of oh-so-delicious truffles!

Tuesday, October 9: It’s National Submarine Sandwich Day

  • Whether you call it a sub, a hoagy, a grinder or a hero, today’s the day!
  • Stop by and sign up to win a $20 Gift Certificate to Southside Sub Shop, our hometown favorite

Wednesday, October 10: National Handbag Day

  • trade in your used handbag for $10.00 off a new one (sale items exempt)

Thursday, October 11: RELISH!

  • Join us at the Chemung Country Chamber of Commerce new foodie (and beverage) event
  • 5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • The Federal Building (corner of Church Street and Clemens Center Parkway)
  • $40.00 fee includes the foods and beverages samplings from many of your favorite area restaurants
  • Bring extra money for the great ticket basket auction and the mystery items!
  • Open to the public

Friday, October 12: Free Fudge Friday

  • Every Friday in October, mention FFF and receive a free 1/4# slice of fudge FREE with any purchase of $36 or more**
    • 1/pp, cannot be combined with other offers:-)

Friday - Sunday, October 12 - 14: Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun

  • Join us for our annual Halloween Open House
  • Specials on many of your favorite spooky items
  • Spider Necklace or Earrings gift with your purchase of $36 or more

Sunday, October 14: shop & Dine for the Cure

  • Shop with us on any Sunday in October to support Komen. 15% of your sales will go to our local Komen affiliate and you’ll be rewarded with your choice of our new line of oh-so-delicious truffles!

Monday, October 15: Mark Twain Country Mondays

  • Menus & Mixes: Ideas from Mark Twain Country
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • PLUS…..it’s Mad for Mixes Monday! Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc
    • PLUS….it’s I Love Lucy Day. Just thought you should know this:-)

Tuesday, October 16: Boss’s Day

  • Oh-oh. Did you forget? If you live locally, give us a call and your price range and we’ll get it wrapped and delivered.

Wednesday, October 17: National Pasta Day

  • 25% off anything related to pasta
  • Enter to win a Gift Certificate for a spaghetti dinner for 2 at Manzari’s Grill

Thursday, October 18: Thrifty Thursday

  • YES! Back by Demand, watch for our deal of the day!
  • TODAY: A Free “Studio B” magnet just for stopping in. Sentiments include:
    • Simply BE
    • Floating on Happy
    • Keep Faith Close
    • Bring Peace Home
    • Hope High
    • Believe in your wings
    • Life is Juicy

Friday, October 19: Free Fudge Friday

  • Every Friday in October, mention FFF and receive a free 1/4# slice of fudge FREE with any purchase of $36 or more**
    • 1/pp, cannot be combined with other offers:-)

Friday-Sunday, October 19 - 21: Dippity Do Dah

  • Dip Mixes….such an easy way to entertain so we’ll have samples of many of our favorites
  • Recipe ideas on “other” way to use our dips
  • Dippity Do Dah Deal: BOGO50 (buy 1, get a 2nd for 50% off)

Saturday, October 20: Pam’s Personalization Party…and you’re invited!

  • Join us from 11–3 as a top notch calligrapher joins us to personalize the ornaments you purchase today.
  • NOTE: This is the only time we will be offering an “expert” personalizing service this year (then you’re stuck with us:-)

Sunday, October 21: Shop & Dine for the Cure

  • Shop with us on any Sunday in October to support Komen. 15% of your sales will go to our local Komen affiliate and you’ll be rewarded with your choice of our new line of oh-so-delicious truffles!

Monday, October 22: Mark Twain Country Mondays

  • Menus & Mixes: Ideas from Mark Twain Country
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • PLUS…..it’s Mad for Mixes Monday! Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc

Thursday, October 25: Two Months Til Christmas

  • NO NEED TO PANIC! You can still use our convenient no-fee layaway program
    • Divide your payment into 8 weekly payments
    • Last payment and pick-up on December 13th.

Friday - Sunday, October 26 - 28: Last Call for Fall

  • We’re making room for the holidays so stop by and help us clear out Halloween and Fall merchandise
  • Our Progressive Sale will feature select Halloween and Fall items as follows:
    • Friday, October 26: 40% off
    • Saturday, October 27: 45% off
    • Sunday, October 28: 50% off
  • The teardown of our Halloween displays and village start on Monday (October 29)

Friday, October 26: Free Fudge Friday

  • Every Friday in October, mention FFF and receive a free 1/4# slice of fudge FREE with any purchase of $36 or more**
    • 1/pp, cannot be combined with other offers:-)

Saturday, October 27: Make A Difference Day

  • Head over to our Facebook page and tell us how you will make a difference in someone’s life today.

Sunday, October 28: Shop & Dine for the Cure

  • Shop with us on any Sunday in October to support Komen. 15% of your sales will go to our local Komen affiliate and you’ll be rewarded with your choice of our new line of oh-so-delicious truffles!

Monday, October 29: Mark Twain Country Mondays

  • Menus & Mixes: Ideas from Mark Twain Country
    • Featuring a sample of a different Mark Twain Country yummy each week
    • PLUS…..it’s Mad for Mixes Monday! Take $1.00 off any “mix”…dips, brownies, scones, etc