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(ENDS FEB 24TH)
ARTS COUNCIL FOR WYOMING COUNTY ANNUAL MEMBER SHOW IS GOING ON NOW AND THE CLOSING RECEPTION WILL BE ON FEBRUARY 24. PUBLIC VOTING IS GOING ON NOW UNTIL THE 24TH FOR THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS, STOP BY 31 SOUTH MAIN ST. IN PERRY TO CAST YOUR VOTE.

(FOR FEBRUARY)
THE FRIENDS OF LETCHWORTH STATE PARK ARE SELLING THEIR 2017 CALENDAR FOR $10.00 AT THE FRONT DESK OF THE VISITOR CENTER IN LETCHWORTH STATE PARK. STOP BY ANYTIME MONDAY THRU FRIDAY FROM 9AM-4PM . PURCHASE OF THIS CALENDAR INCLUDES A DRAWING TO WIN A FREE WEEKEND STAY AT MAPLEWOOD LODGE COURTESY OF THE PARK.

(EVENT IS SATURDAY, MARCH 4–TICKETS ON SALE NOW)
TICKETS ON SALE FOR 10TH ANNUAL PRIDE OF WYOMING COUNTY AGRICULTURE DINNER AT THE NORTH JAVA FIRE HALL FROM 6:00PM – 10:00PM.  TICKETS ARE $25 PER PERSON AND CAN BE PURCHASED THROUGH THE WYOMING COUNTY CHAMBER.  PLEASE CALL 786-0307 FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A RESERVATION. YOU CAN ALSO RESERVE TICKETS ONLINE AT WWW.WYCOCHAMBER.ORGR

(SUNDAY MAY 21ST- TICKETS ON SALE NOW)
BRANSON ON THE ROAD IS COMING TO THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE IN CUBA, NY AT 3 PM. IN THE SAME TRADITION AS THE TRAVELING ROAD SHOWS DURING THE GLORY DAYS OF THE GRAND OLE OPRY. TICKETS ARE $20 AND CAN BE PURCHASED BY VISITING WWW.PALMEROPERAHOUSE.COM OR CALLING (585) 209- 5512.

(ONGOING FOR SATURDAY, MARCH 18 EVENT)
TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR THE 15TH ANNUAL CELEBRATE AGRICULTURE DINNER AT THE ALEXANDER FIRE HALL.  DOORS OPEN AT 6 PM.  THIS EVENT IS A CELEBRATION OF GENESEE COUNTY’S NUMBER ONE INDUSTRY – AGRICULTURE.  THE HIGHLIGHT IS A DELICIOUS MEAL USING LOCALLY PRODUCED FOODS PREPARED BY PENNA’S CATERING. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE GENESEE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FOR $30 EACH.  A TABLE OF 10 CAN BE PURCHASED FOR $275.  SPONSORSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE FOR $350 AND HELP TO SUPPORT AGRICULTURE EDUCATIONAL EVENTS IN GENESEE COUNTY.  TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.

(DEADLINE: MARCH 1st)
THE LIVINGSTON COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL WILL BE HOSTING A FIRST TIME EVENT CALLED THE “GENESEE VALLEY FARES AND WARES FESTIVAL”, JUNE 17 * 18th AT THE HIGHBANKS AREA AT LETCHWORTH STATE PARK. THEY ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR VENDORS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE EVENT WHICH WILL FEATURE LOCAL FOOD, BEVERAGE, AND CRAFT VENDORS AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO SHOWCASE GOODS AND SELL PRODUCTS. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING, PLEASE CONTACT BETSY HARRIS AT (585) 243-6785 OR BY EMAIL AT BETSY@LIVINGSTONARTS.ORG

(FRI FEB 17)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 3 P.M. AT VETERANS ADMINISTRATION CENTER, 222 RICHMOND AVENUE, BATAVIA AND 2 P.M. – 6 P.M., DARIEN TOWN HALL, 10569 ALLEGHANY ROAD. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION. ALL THOSE WHO COME TO DONATE ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A $5 AMAZON.COM GIFT CARD VIA EMAIL FOR MAKING BLOOD AND PLATELET DONATION A PRIORITY THIS WINTER.

(FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17- SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19)
21ST ANNUAL BETTY ELLISON MEMORIAL “STRIKE OUT” FOR CROSSROADS HOUSE BOWLING TOURNAMENT AT MANCUSO BOWLING CENTER 214 MAIN STREET, BATAVIA. FRIDAY AT 6:00 PM, SATURDAY AT 3:00 PM & 6:00 PM & SUNDAY AT 1:00 PM. 5 PERSON TEAM FEES – $100. SECURE REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT CAN BE MADE AT CROSSROADSHOUSE.COM. REGISTRATION FORMS ALSO AVAILABLE AT MANCUSO OR CROSSROADS HOUSE 11 LIBERTY STREET, BATAVIA

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18 & SUNDAY FEBRUARY 19)
BOWLING TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT THE NUNDA FIRE CO. SATURDAY SQUAD TIMES ARE NOON, 2PM & 4PM, SUNDAY AT 1 & 3PM. CASH PRIZES FOR BOTH TEAMS AND SINGLES. CALL 261-5799 FOR INFO.

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA IS OFFERING AN “ALTERED BOOK CLASS” ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18 AT 10:00 AM. LEARN TO MAKE AN ALTERED BOOK TO BE USED FOR A WRITING OR ART JOURNAL IN THIS CLASS FOR ADULTS TAUGHT BY JENN CASCELL. ALL SUPPLIES PROVIDED. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND $3.00 IS DUE AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION. CALL 343-9550.

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18TH)
THE WYOMING COUNTY HOMEBREW CLUB WILL THEIR NEXT MEETING AT THE AMBER LANTERN BREWING CO. AT 2PM. COME JOIN US FOR A SHORT MEETING, TOUR AND CLUB SOCIAL AT WYOMING COUNTY’S FIRST BREWERY. FOR INFOCALL 861-0343 OR LOOK THEM UP ON FACEBOOK UNDER WYOMING COUNTY HOMEBREW CLUB.

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18)
ASCENSION PARISH, 17 SUMNER ST. IN BATAVIA PRESENTS A SPAGHETTI / GOLABKI FUNDRAISER DINNER AT 5:15 PM
$10.00 ADULTS- $7.00 CHILDREN UNDER 12 & TAKE OUT IS AVAILABLE & CASH BAR. CALL 343-1796

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18)
WARSAW LODGE 549 F&AM WILL BE HAVING IT’S ANNUAL GEORGE WASHINGTON DINNER DANCE FROM 6:00 PM UNTIL 11:00 PM AT THE WARSAW MASONIC TEMPLE AT 75 SOUTH MAIN ST., IN WARSAW. TRILOGY WILL BE PROVIDING THE MUSIC. THE MEAL WILL BE ROAST TURKEY, STUFFING, MASHED POTATOES, CARROTS, ROLLS, AND OF COURSE CHERRY PIE AND REFRESHMENTS. PRICE IS $15.00 PER PERSON.  FOR RESERVATIONS PLEASE CALL CLIF DRUM AT 703-5361.

(SUN FEB. 19)
ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT THE WNY GAS & STEAM ENGINE ASSOC. GROUNDS CLUB HOUSE, 10294 GILLATE RD., ALEXANDER. 7:30A.M.-NOON. PANCAKES, EGGS, SAUSAGE, HOME FRIES, REAL MAPLE SYRUP, COFFEE AND JUICE. PLEASE JOIN US.

(SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH)
WYOMING HOOK & LADDER ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST FROM 8AM – 12:30PM AT 26 MAIN ST., WYOMING. ADULTS: $9.00 – CHILDREN: 10 AND UNDER $4.00.  UNDER 5 FREE. HAM, SAUSAGE, REGULAR & BUCKWHEAT PANCAKES, REGULAR AND BAKED FRENCH TOAST, WYOMING COUNTY REAL MAPLE SYRUP, SCRAMBLED EGGS, SHREDDED HASH BROWNS, SAUSAGE GRAVY WITH BISCUITS, FRITTATA, FRUIT AND A SWEET TREAT, O.J., COFFEE, TEA, MILK.

(SUNDAY FEB.19TH)
GODFREY’S POND PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER FROM 8AM-NOON IN BERGEN. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

(SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19)
JOIN GENESEE COUNTRY VILLAGE AND MUSEUM FOR A FUN DAY LEARNING ABOUT AND PLAYING WITH SNOW. LISTEN TO A STORY, MAKE A SNOWMAN, AND, IF THERE IS SNOW ON THE GROUND, BRING YOUR SLED FOR RACES DOWN THE HILL IN THE GREAT MEADOW. EVEN IF THERE ISN’T SNOW, HAVE FUN CREATING A “SNOWLESS SNOWMAN,” AND OTHER SNOW RELATED CRAFTS AND GAMES. MEET AT THE NATURE CENTER BETWEEN 12:00 AND 1:00 P.M. TO LISTEN TO A STORY AND LEARN ABOUT SNOW! SNOWMAN BUILDING WILL BEGIN AT 1:00 P.M. AND SLED RACES AT 2:00 P.M.

(SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE IN CUBA, NY IS PRESENTING A TRIBUTE TO JOHN DENVER, BY LOCAL DUO CASUAL REPLY AT 2PM. ADMISSION BY DONATION, AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE. PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE HISTORIC PALMER OPERA HOUSE, LOCATED AT 12 W MAIN STREET IN CUBA NY. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL (585) 209- 5512.

(SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19)
LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF LIVINGSTON COUNTY WILL BE HOLDING ITS ANNUAL SCRABBLE SCRAMBLE TOURNAMENT AND BASKET RAFFLE FROM 2-5 P.M. AT GENESEO’S BIG TREE INN. REGISTRATION IS $15 PER PERSON OR $25 FOR TWO FAMILY MEMBERS. CALL 658-7970 TO REGISTER.

(MON FEB 20)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 2 P.M. AT UNITED MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER, 127 NORTH STREET, BATAVIA. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION. ALL THOSE WHO COME TO DONATE ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A $5 AMAZON.COM GIFT CARD VIA EMAIL FOR MAKING BLOOD AND PLATELET DONATION A PRIORITY THIS WINTER.

(TUES FEB 21)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 2 P.M. – 7 P.M.AT FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 8221 LEWISTON ROAD BATAVIA. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION. ALL THOSE WHO COME TO DONATE ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A $5 AMAZON.COM GIFT CARD VIA EMAIL FOR MAKING BLOOD AND PLATELET DONATION A PRIORITY THIS WINTER.

(TUESDAYS FROM FEB. 21 TO APRIL 11)
PLEASE JOIN THE YWCA IN BATAVIA FOR THEIR “UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL” SELF-ESTEEM SKILLS GROUP. THIS EIGHT-WEEK CLASS WILL FOCUS ON INCREASING YOUR SELF-ESTEEM, RECOVERING YOUR PERSONAL POWER AND PROVIDING YOU WITH THE TOOLS TO MAKE SUCCESSFUL LIFE CHANGES. CONFIDENTIAL AND FREE, MADE POSSIBLE WITH A STATE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE GRANT.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND)
THE WARSAW FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, BY THE WARSAW MONUMENT, IS HOLDING A GATHERING FROM 2:00-4:00 PM FOR PEOPLE OF ALL AGES TO COME AND PLAY BOARD GAMES, CARD GAMES, DOMINOES, PUT TOGETHER PUZZLES, ETC.  ALL AGES ARE WELCOME, FEEL FREE TO BRING THE KIDS ALONG, AS THEY ARE OFF FROM SCHOOL. NO VIDEO GAMES OR ELECTRONIC DEVICES WILL BE USED IN THESE GAMES. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE. PLEASE JOIN US!

(WED., FEBRUARY 22)
ADULT COLORING & COFFEE NIGHT AT CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
4 WASHINGTON STREET, CASTILE FROM  4:00 – 5:30 PM. ADULT COLORING PAGES & MARKERS, PENS, COLORED PENCILS WILL BE PROVIDED, OR BRING YOUR OWN.

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23)
THE BATAVIA BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT INVITES YOU TO A
JOINT BUSINESS AFTER HOURS FROM 3:00PM-6:00PM AT 200 MAIN STREET, SUITE 12, ABOVE CHARLES MEN’S SHOP IN BATAVIA. MEET AND CHAT WITH NEW BID DIRECTOR BETH KEMP AND CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS, HEAR SOME NEW IDEAS AND VOICE YOUR IDEAS AND INPUT FOR OUR DOWNTOWN. 50/50 RAFFLE, DOOR PRIZES, HORS D’OEUVRES & REFRESHMENT WILL BE AVAILABLE.

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23)
“WARSAW DRAMA CLUB DAY” AT SILVER LAKE FAMILY RESTAURANT  FROM 5:30 AM – 9:00 PM. THE RESTAURANT WILL DONATE 10-15% OF THEIR DAILY SALES BACK TO THE DRAMA CLUB

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 12 P.M. – 5 P.M., LEROY AMERICAN LEGION, 53 WEST MAIN STREET AND 1:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M., CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, MAIN AND WASHINGTON STREET. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION. ALL THOSE WHO COME TO DONATE ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A $5 AMAZON.COM GIFT CARD VIA EMAIL FOR MAKING BLOOD AND PLATELET DONATION A PRIORITY THIS WINTER.

(THUR., FEB. 23)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1:30-6:30 PM AT CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 4 WASHINGTON STREET, CASTILE

(THURS FEBRUARY 23RD)
DINNER AT 5:30PM AT WARSAW MOOSE LODGE, FRANK ST. IN WARSAW. HAM & SCALLOPED POTATOES WITH VEG., SALAD, SOUP, COFFEE AND DESSERT

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY IN BATAVIA PRESENTS REEL DISCUSSIONS AT 6PM. COME VIEW THE MOVIE “SULLY”, STARRING TOM HANKS AND JOIN THEM FOR A GROUP DISCUSSION AFTERWARD. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550 OR LOG ONTO WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(THURS-SUN FEBRUARY 23-26)
THE SUNY GENESEO DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE PRESENTS 49LIVE: LEAPING BOUNDARIES THURS-SAT AT 7:30 PM AND SUNDAY AT 2:00 PM AT THE ALICE AUSTIN THEATRE. TICKETS: $10.00 AND AVAILABLE AT STUDENT ASSOCIATION TICKET OFFICE CALL 245-5873.

(FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA IS HOSTING “HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PART 2” AT 7:00 P.M. THIS AFTER-HOURS PROGRAM IS FOR AGES 18 AND OVER. BECAUSE READING PART 1 WAS SO MAGICAL, JOIN US FOR A READING OF THE PLAY, PART 2, PERFORMED BY MEMBERS OF THE AUDIENCE! THERE WILL BE HARRY POTTER TREATS AND ACTIVITIES DURING INTERMISSION. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, CALLING 343-9550

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH)
TRY HOCKEY FOR FREE EVENT FOR BOYS AND GIRLS AGES 4 – 10 AT THE FALLETI ICE ARENA IN BATAVIA FROM 11:50 AM TO 12:50 PM.   PLEASE ARRIVE A 1/2 HR EARLY.    ALL YOU NEED IS A HELMET ( HOCKEY OR BIKE ) AND WINTER GLOVES.  SKATES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE RINK IF NEEDED.   COME JOIN IN ON ALL THE FUN!   PREREGISTER AT TRYHOCKEYFORFREE.COM/  ENTER BATAVIA ZIP CODE 14020

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25TH)
SUZANNE’S COMFORT CARE HOME INVITES YOU TO COME TO THEIR OPEN HOUSE FROM NOON TO 3PM AT 167 NORTH MAIN STREET PERRY N.Y. TAKE A TOUR OF THE HOUSE, ENJOY REFRESHMENTS, SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER, OR TAKE A CHANCE TO WIN SOME GREAT ITEMS! FOLLOW THEM ON FACEBOOK OR CHECK OUT THEIR WEBSITE SUZANNESCCH.COM

(SATURDAY- FEBRUARY 25, 2017 )
GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY MASS TO BE HELD AT ST ALBERT THE GREAT CHURCH, 800 NIAGARA FALLS BLVD, NORTH TONAWANDA WITH BISHOP MALONE AT 5PM.  FOLLOWING MASS, LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED IN THE PARISH HALL

(SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25)
JOIN THE “FUN AT MARDI GRAS” TO BENEFIT TERESA HOUSE OF GENESEO AT THE BIG TREE INN AT 46 MAIN STREET IN GENESEO FROM 7:30-10:30PM. MUSIC BY THE SUNY GENESEO JAZZ COMBO. NEW ORLEANS STYLE FOOD , LIVE SWEETS AUCTION, AND MORE. ROCHESTER JAZZ FESTIVAL COMBO PACK WILL BE UP FOR BID ALSO! COST IS $45 PER PERSON. TICKETS AVAILABLE AT TERESAHOUSE.ORG. IF QUESTIONS CALL TERESA HOUSE AT 585-243-1978.

(SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26TH)
THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL #2240 ARE SPONSORING ALL ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT ST. VINCENT’S AUDITORIUM 72 EAST AVENUE, ATTICA, NY FROM 8:00 AM TO 12:30 PM. SERVING BUTTERMILK AND BUCKWHEAT PANCAKES, EGGS, REAL MAPLE SYRUP, APPLESAUCE, HOMEMADE SAUSAGE, HOME FRIES AND BEVERAGES.  COST IS ADULTS $7.50   CHILDREN (5-14) $4.00, CHILDREN UNDER 5 FREE. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO LOCAL CHARITIES.

(SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26)
JOIN GENESEE COUNTRY VILLAGE AND MUSEUM FOR A FUN DAY LEARNING ABOUT AND PLAYING WITH SNOW. LISTEN TO A STORY, MAKE A SNOWMAN, AND, IF THERE IS SNOW ON THE GROUND, BRING YOUR SLED FOR RACES DOWN THE HILL IN THE GREAT MEADOW. EVEN IF THERE ISN’T SNOW, HAVE FUN CREATING A “SNOWLESS SNOWMAN,” AND OTHER SNOW RELATED CRAFTS AND GAMES. MEET AT THE NATURE CENTER BETWEEN 12:00 AND 1:00 P.M. TO LISTEN TO A STORY AND LEARN ABOUT SNOW! SNOWMAN BUILDING WILL BEGIN AT 1:00 P.M. AND SLED RACES AT 2:00 P.M.

(MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27)
AUTHOR READING AND DISCUSSION: IDRA NOVEY, “WAYS TO DISAPPEAR” FROM 4:30-5:30 PM AT LIVINGSTON ARTS, 4 MURRAY HILL DRIVE, MOUNT MORRIS. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

(MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH)
URMC NOYES HEALTH IS PROUD TO HOST THE LOOK GOOD FEEL BETTER PROGRAM AT THEIR DANSVILLE HOSPITAL LOCATION FROM 10AM-NOON.  THE WORKSHOP IS FOR WOMEN CURRENTLY UNDERGOING CANCER TREATMENT.  IT  INCLUDES A 12-STEP SKIN CARE AND MAKEUP LESSON, NAIL CARE TECHNIQUES, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVICE ON HOW TO DEAL WITH HAIR LOSS USING WIGS, SCARVES, HATS, AND OTHER ACCESSORIES.

(TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28)
COLOR YOURSELF CALM , WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY’S ADULT AND TEEN COLORING PROGRAM FOR AGES 12 AND OLDER AT 6PM. ALL SUPPLIES PROVIDED. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

(TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA PRESENTS “THE MYSTERY AND BEAUTY OF BULGARIA,” A FREE TRAVEL PROGRAM FOR ADULTS ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28 AT 7:00 P.M. BOB GIACUMO OF LEROY WILL SHOW SLIDES AND DISCUSS HIS TRAVELS IN THIS CULTURALLY RICH BALKAN COUNTRY SET ON THE BLACK SEA.

(FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 29–ADVANCE SALE TICKETS)
GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE’S 36TH ANNUAL FASHION SHOW. THE EVENT FEATURES TWO COMPLETE SHOWS SCHEDULED AT 3 P.M. AND 7 P.M. IN THE WILLIAM W. STUART FORUM OF GCC’S BATAVIA CAMPUS. TICKETS FOR THE SHOW ARE AVAILABLE FOR $5 IN ADVANCE OR $7 AT THE DOOR AND CAN BE PURCHASED BY CALLING 585-345-6830. ADVANCE TICKETS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED.

(WED MAR 1ST)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 8 A.M. – 2 P.M. AT OAKFIELD ALABAMA HIGH SCHOOL, 7001 LEWISTON ROAD, ROUTE 63. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(BEGINNING MARCH 1ST)
THE BASKETS OR PALLETS COURSE IS 4 EVENING SESSIONS ON MARCH 1, MARCH 22, APRIL 5, AND APRIL 26 FROM 6:30-8:30 PM AT PIONEER HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA, 12125 COUNTY LINE RD, YORKSHIRE. IT BENEFITS FARMERS OF ALL ENTERPRISES, BEGINNERS OR SEASONED PRODUCERS. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER PLEASE CONTACT SARAH CARLSON AT 786-2251.

(WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1)
GCC IN BATAVIA PRESENTS THEIR OPEN HOUSE FROM 5 – 7 P.M. ALTHOUGH NOT COMPLETED, VISITORS CAN VIEW FROM THE OUTSIDE THE PROGRESS OF THE NEW STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER AND RICHARD C. CALL ARENA, AND LEARN ABOUT ACADEMIC AND CAREER OPTIONS THAT THE COLLEGE HAS TO OFFER, AS WELL AS THE APPLICATION PROCESS AND FINANCIAL AID OPPORTUNITIES.

(WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1)
ARTWORK AND CREATIONS FROM FINE ARTS MAJORS AT GCC AS WELL AS NON-MAJORS REGISTERED IN ARTS COURSES WILL SOON BE SHOWCASED AT THE “ROZ” STEINER ART GALLERY WHEN “ARTISTS TAKING FLIGHT”, GCC’S ANNUAL FINE ARTS STUDENT EXHIBITION, IS ON DISPLAY. AN OPENING RECEPTION IS PLANNED FOR THURSDAY FROM 12 – 2 P.M. AND AGAIN FROM 5 – 7 P.M.

(BEGINNING THURSDAY MARCH 2, 2017)
CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF WYOMING COUNTY, IN COOPERATION WITH GENESEE VALLEY BOCES, WILL BE OFFERING A CDL TRAINING PROGRAM FOR BOTH CLASS A AND CLASS B LICENSES. FROM 7:00 PM TO 9:00 PM, AT THE AG CENTER, 36 CENTER STREET, WARSAW AND CONTINUING MARCH 8 AND MARCH 9. THIS COURSE IS OFFERED TO FARM OWNERS, OPERATORS, AND THEIR EMPLOYEES. TO REGISTER CONTACT ZACH AT 786-2251

(THURSDAY MARCH 2)
THE NEXT MEETING OF THE CASTILE HISTORICAL SOCIETY WILL BE HELD AT THE CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST AT 6:00PM. BRING A DISH TO PASS AND YOUR OWN TABLE SERVICE. THE PROGRAM WILL BE “LETCHWORTH BRIDGE” PRESENTED BY KEN WALLACE. MEMBERS AND OTHERS INTERESTED ARE ALL WELCOME.

(SATURDAY, MARCH 4)
THE ARTS COUNCIL FOR WYOMING COUNTY PRESENTS THE FIBER FLURRY FIBER ARTS FESTIVAL FROM 9:30 A.M. – 4:00 P.M AT THE WYOMING INN, 1 S. ACADEMY ST, WYOMING. INCLUDES WORKSHOPS, CLASSES, AND SHOPPING SHOPPING IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; CLASSES VARY IN PRICE AND REQUIRE REGISTRATION FOR MORE INFO: CALL 237-3517 EXT 102

(SATURDAY, MARCH 4)
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS MR. SCRIBBLES “1000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN” CELEBRATION! AT 10AM . MR. SCRIBBLES CREATES CARTOONS FROM YOUR CHILD’S SCRIBBLES! FREE FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY. CHILDREN AND FAMILIES OF ALL AGES ARE INVITED.

(SATURDAY MARCH 4TH FROM 2-4PM)
DENIM DANCE FROM 2-4PM TO BENEFIT THE BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION OF NY STATE, WNY CHAPTER. CJ COUNTRY’S KELLI CARSON WILL DJ. SNACKS, CHINESE AUCTION & 50/50 RAFFLE. SUGGESTED DONATION $7.00. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT JOYCE AT 493-5977.

(SATURDAY MARCH 4 )
LIVINGSTON COUNTY 4-H TEEN COUNCIL IS SPONSORING A CHICKEN & BISCUIT DINNER WITH MASHED POTATOES, TOSS SALAD AND A BROWNIE. FROM 4 – 7 PM AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF AVON, 5605 EAST AVON ROAD.  EAT IN OR TAKE OUT, $ 8.00 PER PERSON

(SUN. MARCH 5TH)
ATTICA MASONIC LODGE’S MONTHLY PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT 39 MAIN STREET, FROM 8AM TO 11AM. PANCAKES WITH REAL MAPLE SYRUP, EGGS, POTATOES, SAUSAGE, JUICE, COFFEE AND MILK. ALL YOU CAN EAT, DINE IN OR TAKE OUTS ARE AVAILABLE.

(SUNDAY MARCH 5TH)
EUCHRE TOURNAMENT STARTING AT 1 P.M. SHARP AT WARSAW FIRE HALL SPONSORED BY WARSAW FIRE POLICE SQUAD. FOR MORE INFO CALL PRIMO AT 786-2608

(SUNDAY, MARCH 5th)
JOIN ONE OF GENESEE COUNTRY VILLAGE AND MUSEUM’S NATURALISTS FOR A GUIDED NATURE WALK AND LEARN ABOUT THE MANY WAYS LOCAL MAMMALS SURVIVE THE LONG WINTER. BUNDLE UP AND LOOK FOR SIGNS OF LIFE ON THE TRAIL, LIKE TRACKS AND SCAT. THEN, WARM UP INSIDE AND EXPLORE THEIR COLLECTION OF ANIMAL FURS AND TRACKS. THIS HANDS ON EXPERIENCE IS FULL FOR ALL AGES! CHECK IN AT THE NATURE CENTER AT 1:00 P.M.

(MONDAY, MARCH 6TH & TUESDAY, MARCH 7TH)
HOMECARE & HOSPICE SPRING BOUQUET SALE. MONDAY AT WYOMING COUNTY HOSPITAL, 400 N. MAIN ST. AND BATAVIA DOWNS GAMING, 8315 PARK RD., BATAVIA., STARTING AT 10AM. TUESDAY AT THE PIONEER CREDIT RECOVERY LOCATIONS , 20 PARKER LANE, PERRY FROM 11AM- 2PM AND 26 EDWARD ST., ARCADE FROM 10AM- 2PM.

(MON MAR 6TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 12 P.M. – 6 P.M. AT WARSAW MOOSE CLUB, 13 FRANK STREET. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(TUESDAY MARCH 7TH)
WINTER DAIRY MANAGEMENT MEETINGS THAT PROVIDE LOCAL ACCESS TO CURRENT RESEARCH. REGISTRATION OPENS AT 10 AM AND THE PROGRAM RUNS TO 3 PM AT THE WYOMING COUNTY AGRICULTURE AND BUSINESS CENTER, 36 CENTER ST, SUITE B, WARSAW

(TUESDAY MARCH 7TH)
JOIN THE GENESEE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS FOR THEIR MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES, “GARDEN TALK” FROM 12:15 PM TO 12:45 PM AT 420 E. MAIN ST, BATAVIA. EXPLORE THE MYSTERIOUS WORLD OF “NIGHT BLOOMING. THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(TUESDAY, MARCH 7TH)
FREE VETERINARY FEED DIRECTIVEMEETING FOR 4-H FAMILIES AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS FROM 6:30PM – 8:00PM AT THE CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF GENESEE COUNTY, 420 EAST MAIN ST. BATAVIA. RSVP TO BRANDIE AT 585-343-3040

(WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8)
THE ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP WILL MEET AT RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS STREET, BATAVIA ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8 AT 8:00 A.M. TO DISCUSS OUR SOULS AT NIGHT BY KENT HARUF.  COPIES OF THE BOOK ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FRONT DESK. COFFEE AND TEA SERVED. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550, EXT. 8 OR VISIT WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8)
GARTH SWANSON, GCC PROFESSOR OF HISTORY WILL PRESENT “WILSONIAN DIPLOMACY AT A CROSSROADS – 1917: MISSIONARIES OF DEMOCRACY OR MERCHANTS OF DEATH.” IN ROOM T102 OF THE CONABLE TECHNOLOGY BUILDING ON THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS AT 7PM

(THURSDAY, MARCH 9)
GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE WILL HOST A JOB AND TRANSFER FAIR DEDICATED TO CAREERS IN THE HEALTH CAREER INDUSTRY FROM 11:00 A.M. TO 1:00 P.M. AT THE COLLEGE’S CENTRALLY LOCATED WILLIAM STUART FORUM. THE JOB FAIR IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. EMPLOYERS INTERESTED IN ATTENDING THE FAIR SHOULD CONTACT THE CAREER SERVICES OFFICE AT 345-6888 TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT.

(THURSDAY MARCH 9TH)
VALLEY CHAPEL FREE METHODIST CHURCH OFFERS A FREE, MONTHLY RESPITE PROGRAM CALLED CARING HANDS AND HEARTS FOR PERSONS WITH ALZHEIMER’S OR OTHER DEMENTIA BEGINNING MARCH 9 AND WILL BE THE SECOND THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH FROM 1 TO 4 P.M. AT 3415 RT. 19 SOUTH, WARSAW.CARING HANDS AND HEARTS FEATURES TRAINED VOLUNTEERS WHO WILL PROVIDE FUN, SUPERVISED ACTIVITIES TO KEEP A LOVED ONE PURPOSEFULLY OCCUPIED WHILE THEIR CAREGIVER TAKES A MUCH NEEDED BREAK. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER YOUR LOVED ONE, PLEASE CONTACT LISA AT (585) 786-5445

(THURSDAY, MARCH 9)
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS SCRABBLE SQUAD 2PM. ALL SKILL LEVELS INVITED. ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED. BRING YOURSELF, OR BRING A TEAM. REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED!

(THURSDAY, MARCH 9)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE LOCATED AT 12 W MAIN ST IN CUBA, NY IS HOSTING ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT.  ARTIST SIGN UP AT 5:30 PM, PERFORMANCES BEGIN AT 6 PM.  ALL ACOUSTIC MUSICIANS WELCOME TO COME AND PERFORM.  EVERYONE WELCOME.  REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE.  THIS IS A FREE EVENT.  FOR MORE INFO CALL (585) 209- 5512 OR LIKE PALMER OPERA HOUSE ON FACEBOOK.

(FRIDAY, MARCH 10TH AND SATURDAY, MARCH 11TH)
WARSAW HIGH SCHOOL DRAMA CLUB PRESENTS: “LUCKY STIFF” AT 7:00 PM BOTH NIGHTS AT WARSAW HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM . TICKETS: $6 ADULTS $5 STUDENTS/SENIORS 55+

(SAT MARCH 11TH)
NORTH JAVA FIRE DEPT. GUN RAFFLE FROM 1:00 – 5:00 AT NORTH JAVA FIRE HALL, 4274 RT. 98. $20 ADMITS ONE & INCLUDES FOOD AND REFRESHMENTS. GRAND PRIZE IS A 2016 HONDA 4X4. FOR TICKETS CALL (585)322-3564

(SAT., MAR. 11TH)
PANCAKE DAY FUN FEST FROM 4:00 TO 7:00P @ BATAVIA FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. INCLUDES INDOOR PARADE, PANCAKE DAY CRAFTS & GAMES, CHILDREN’S MUSIC & MOTION PRAISE SINGING, AIR HOCKEY, BASKETBALL SHOT GAME, SAND TABLE, INCLUDES COMPLIMENTARY DINNER:  PANCAKES, SAUSAGE, FRUIT, DONUT HOLES, AND COOKIES. CALL 343-4708 FOR MORE INFORMATION. NO CHARGE FOR FOOD OR EVENT ACTIVITIES, PUBLIC WELCOME, CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.

(SATURDAY, MARCH 11TH)
WARSAW CLASS OF 2017 BBQ AT THE MHS CAFE FROM TIME: 4-7PM. PRE-SALE TICKETS COST $10 ON SALE FEB 15TH-MARCH 2ND; AT THE DOOR TICKETS COST $12. CALL 786-8000 EXT 2222 FOR YOUR PRE-SALE TICKETS

(SUN MARCH 12)
GROVELAND FIRE DEPARTMENT PANCAKE BREAKFAST FROM 8-11 AM.

(SUNDAY, MARCH 12TH)
JOIN ONE OF GENESEE COUNTRY VILLAGE AND MUSEUM’S NATURALISTS FOR A GUIDED NATURE WALK AND LEARN ABOUT THE MANY WAYS LOCAL MAMMALS SURVIVE THE LONG WINTER. BUNDLE UP AND LOOK FOR SIGNS OF LIFE ON THE TRAIL, LIKE TRACKS AND SCAT. THEN, WARM UP INSIDE AND EXPLORE THEIR COLLECTION OF ANIMAL FURS AND TRACKS. THIS HANDS ON EXPERIENCE IS FULL FOR ALL AGES! CHECK IN AT THE NATURE CENTER AT 1:00 P.M.

(SUNDAY, MARCH 12)
THE GENESEE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WILL ENCHANT AUDIENCES OF ALL AGES WITH BRAHMS AND MARQUEZ AT 4 P.M. AT THE STUART STEINER THEATRE. GUEST SOLOIST BRIAN PRESTON WILL BE JOINING THE PERFORMANCE ON PIANO. PURCHASING ADVANCE TICKETS IS STRONGLY ADVISED AND CAN BE DONE BY VISITING ONE OF SEVERAL BATAVIA BUSINESS LOCATIONS INCLUDING: VINYL RECORD REVIVAL, YNGODESS, GO ART! OR THE BANK OF CASTILE IN LEROY.

(MON MAR 13TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 2 P.M. – 7 P.M. AT PAVILION FIRE DEPARTMENT REC PAVILION, 11302 S LAKE ROAD. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(TUE MAR 14TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11:30 A.M. – 5:30 P.M. AT HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2 E. MAIN STREET. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(TUESDAY, MARCH 14 )
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS WARSAW’S WRITE CONNECTION AT 6:45 . THIS WRITING GROUP, ONSISTS OF NEW AND PUBLISHED WRITERS WHO CAN ALL LEARN FROM EACH OTHER. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS FREE MONTHLY EVENT. NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT WENDY AT 786-5290.

(WED MAR 15TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 2 P.M., ELBA HIGH SCHOOL, 57 S MAIN STREET. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SATURDAY MARCH 18TH)
FREE ART PROGRAMS AT THE ORANGEVILLE TOWN HALL   3529 RT. 20-A. WARSAW AT 2PM. IT’S CROSS STITCH 101 WITH JEAN STEINER. BEGINNERS AND ADVANCED STITCHERS ARE WELCOME TO LEARN ABOUT AND CREATE A CROSS STITCH TO FRAME. CALL MAUREEN AT 322-0174 TO SIGN UP

(SUNDAY, MARCH 19TH)
ASCENSION PARISH’S SAINT JOSEPH DAY TABLE @ 3:00 P.M. AT SLOMBA HALL, 15 SUMNER STREET, BATAVIA. A TRADITIONAL ITALIAN FEAST OFFERED BY BING’S CATERING OF AMHERST. A SEVEN COURSE MEAL WILL BE SERVED FAMILY STYLE TO INCLUDE: ANTIPASTI, BREAD, FISH, GREENS AND BEANS, SMELT, PASTA CON SARDE ALONG WITH A CASH BAR AND WINE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR TABLE. MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT BY STEVE BALESTRERI.A CHILDRENS MENU WILL INCLUDE MAC AND CHEESE, PIZZA AND FINGER FOODS. COST: $25.00 DONATION/PER PERSON SEATING LIMITED, NO SALES THE DAY OF THE EVENT OR AT THE DOOR! ! CALL THE PARISH OFFICE AT 343-1796 TO RESERVE YOUR TABLE, FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES WELCOME.

(SUNDAY, MARCH 19TH- TICKETS ON SALE NOW)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE IS BRINGING WORLD CLASS JAZZ TO CUBA NY WITH THE BOBBY MILITELLO QUARTET AT 2 PM.  GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING IS $20.  FOR TICKETS AND MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.PALMEROPERAHOUSE.COM OR CALL 209-5512.

(TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017)
PESTICIDE APPLICATOR TRAINING AND CREDIT COURSE. CORE TRAINING 8:15 AM -12:15 PM AND DEC EXAMINATION BEGINS AT 1:00 P.M. AT WYOMING COUNTY AGRICULTURE AND BUSINESS CENTER 36 CENTER ST, WARSAW. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TAKE THE EXAM, YOU MUST FIRST CALL THE NYSDEC PESTICIDE DIVISION AT 716-851-7220 TO DISCUSS ELIGIBILITY. NO WALK-INS

(THURSDAY, MARCH 23)
6TH ANNUAL ARTS FEST 10:00 AM – 2 PM AT THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS FORUM.EXPERIENCE ART THROUGH PARTICIPATION WITH NUMEROUS WORKSHOPS DEMONSTRATING CREATIVITY IN DRAWING, PAINTING, WEAVING, HENNA TATTOOS, PRINTMAKING, ORIGAMI AND MUCH MORE.FOR MORE INFORMATION: CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE, 585-345-6814 AND BOXOFFICE@GENESEE.EDU\

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 )
ARTS COUNCIL FOR WYOMING COUNTY’S ANNUAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ART EXHIBIT OPENS AT THE YMCA IN WARSAW. FREE TO THE PUBLIC, FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: 237-3517

(SATURDAY MARCH 25TH)
FREE ART PROGRAMS AT THE ORANGEVILLE TOWN HALL   3529 RT. 20-A. WARSAW AT 2PM. IT’S BARN QUILTS WITH HEATHER OWENS. PARTICIPANTS LEARN THE COMPLETE PROCESS TO MAKE ONE OF THESE COUNTRYSIDE ATTRACTIONS AND PLAN A QUILT DESIGN FOR THEIR OWN HOME OR BARN. CALL MAUREEN AT 322-0174 TO SIGN UP

(SATURDAY, MARCH 25)
A NIGHT OF DANCE@ 7 PM AT THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS IN THE STUART STEINER THEATRE. A FORUM PLAYERS PERFORMANCE FUNDRAISER CHOREOGRAPHED BY GCC ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR TARA POCOCK. GENERAL ADMISSION: $8, $5 FOR GCC FACULTY/STAFF AND SENIORS 55+ $3 FOR GCC STUDENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION: CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE, 345-6814 AND BOXOFFICE@GENESEE.EDU

(SUNDAY, MARCH 26TH)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE IN CUBA, NY IS PRESENTING “PEACE, LOVE, AND TIE-DYE: A SALUTE TO THE 60’S” AT 2:00 PM.  THIS SHOW WILL FEATURE MANY LOCAL TALENTED MUSICIANS PERFORMING THE MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION.   ADMISSION BY DONATION, PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE ONGOING MAINTENANCE OF THE HISTORIC PALMER OPERA HOUSE.  FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.PALMEROPERAHOUSE.COM

(TUESDAY, MARCH 28)
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS COLOR ME CALM AT 6PM, ADULT AND TEEN COLORING PROGRAM FOR AGES 12 AND OLDER. ALL SUPPLIES PROVIDED.

(SAT APRIL 29TH & SUNDAY APRIL 30TH)
PERRY FIRE DEPT. 1ST ANNUAL SPRING FESTIVAL, BOTH DAYS FROM 9A-4PM. SATURDAY INCLUDES A CRAFT/VENDOR SHOW, CHICKEN BBQ, 5K RUN/WALK, FIRE TRUCK PULL, BOUNCE HOUSES & MORE. SUNDAY INCLUDES THER CRAFT/VENDOR SHOW, CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT, BOUNCE HOUSES & MORE PLEASE CONTACT SUE FLINT AT 493-5858 FOR VENDOR/BBQ TICKETS OR TAMMY KELSEY AT 721-2024 FOR 5K, FIRE TRUCK PULL OR CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT.

(THURSDAY, MARCH 30, 2017 – TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 2017)
GCC AT ARCADE IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE 2017 FIFTY SHADES OF PAINTS ART SHOW BY HOLLAND TUESDAY PAINTERS AND THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND AN OPENING RECEPTION, WHICH IS PLANNED FOR THURSDAYFROM 6 – 8 P.M. THE ARCADE CAMPUS CENTER IS LOCATED AT 25 EDWARDS STREET. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CALL (585) 492-5265

(FRIDAY, MARCH 31)
STONE ROW, THE CELTIC AND WORLD MUSIC GROUP WITH A CONTEMPORARY EDGE RETURNS TO GCC AT 7:30 P.M. FOLLOWING THEIR PERFORMANCE, THERE WILL BE AN OPPORTUNITY TO MEET AND GREET THE BAND. $8 FOR GENERAL ADMISSION, $5 FOR GCC FACULTY/STAFF, SENIORS 55+ AND STUDENTS 16+; $3 FOR GCC STUDENTS; AND GCC ALUMNI RECEIVE A $2 DISCOUNT. FOR TICKET RESERVATIONS OR GENERAL INFORMATION, CALL 345-6814

(FRIDAY, MARCH 31)
STONE ROW PERFORMING @ 7:30 WITH A MEET AND GREET TO FOLLOW AT THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS IN THE STUART STEINER THEATRE. ENJOY THIS HIGH-ENERGY ENSEMBLE ONE LAST TIME BEFORE THEY RETIRE. GENERAL ADMISSION: $8, $5 FOR GCC FACULTY/STAFF AND SENIORS 55+, $3 FOR GCC STUDENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION: CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE, 345-6814 AND BOXOFFICE@GENESEE.EDU

(SATURDAY APRIL 1ST)
FREE ART PROGRAMS AT THE ORANGEVILLE TOWN HALL   3529 RT. 20-A. WARSAW AT 2PM. THIE WEEK: LOCKER HOOKING WITH TARA ALEXANDER. SIMILAR TO RUG HOOKING, PARTICIPANTS MAKE A COASTER OR HOT PAD WITH THIS FIBER ARTS TECHNIQUE. CALL MAUREEN AT 322-0174 TO SIGN UP

(SUN. APRIL 2RD)
ATTICA MASONIC LODGE’S MONTHLY PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT 39 MAIN STREET, FROM 8AM TO 11AM. PANCAKES WITH REAL MAPLE SYRUP, EGGS, POTATOES, SAUSAGE, JUICE, COFFEE AND MILK. ALL YOU CAN EAT, DINE IN OR TAKE OUTS ARE AVAILABLE.

(TUESDAY APRIL 4TH)
JOIN THE GENESEE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS FOR THEIR MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES, “GARDEN TALK” FROM 12:15 PM TO 12:45 PM AT 420 E. MAIN ST, BATAVIA. THIS MONTH’S PROGRAM IS “DAHLIAS 101”. (DAHL-YUZ). THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5)
RETIRED TEACHER AND RE-ENACTOR HENRY POGODZINSKI PRESENTS “STANDING IN THE SHADOW OF A GIANT: THE LIFE AND LABORS OF COL. CHARLES MARSHALL OF GEN. ROBERT E. LEE’S STAFF.” IN ROOM T102 OF THE CONABLE TECHNOLOGY BUILDING ON THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS AT 7PM

(THURSDAY, APRIL 6TH)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE LOCATED AT 12 W MAIN ST IN CUBA, NY IS HOSTING ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT.  ARTIST SIGN UP AT 5:30 PM, PERFORMANCES BEGIN AT 6 PM.  ALL ACOUSTIC MUSICIANS WELCOME TO COME AND PERFORM.  EVERYONE WELCOME.  REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE.  THIS IS A FREE EVENT.  FOR MORE INFO CALL (585) 209- 5512 OR LIKE PALMER OPERA HOUSE ON FACEBOOK.

(SATURDAY, APRIL 15)
MUSHROOM GROWING WORKSHOP SERIES IS BEING OFFERED BY CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF WYOMING COUNTY. THIS SESSION IS HANDS ON AND WILL TAKE PLACE IN PEAK INOCULATION SEASON, DEMONSTRATING INOCULATION TECHNIQUE AND EFFICIENCY. IT TAKES PLACE FROM 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM AT THE WYOMING COUNTY AG & BUSINESS CENTER AT 36 CENTER STREET. COST IS $30. CALL DON AT 786-2251

(SATURDAY, APRIL 29)
ROUND AND SQUARE DANCE WITH KELLY’S OLD TIMERS AND THE GENESEO STRING BAND AT YORK CENTRAL SCHOOL GYM, 2578 GENESEE ST.. FREE INSTRUCTION AT 7:00 PM AND DANCING FROM 7:30 PM TO 10:30 PM. $5 ADULTS, $3 SPECTATORS, FREE FOR AGES 18 & UNDER

(TUESDAY MAY 2ND)
JOIN THE GENESEE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS FOR THEIR MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES, “GARDEN TALK” FROM 12:15 PM TO 12:45 PM AT 420 E. MAIN ST, BATAVIA. LEARN HOW TO MAKE A COPPER WIRE HUMMINGBIRD FEEDER . THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(WEDNESDAY, MAY 3)
NO, BETSY ROSS DID NOT DESIGN THE FIRST AMERICAN FLAG. LIKE THE STORY OF WASHINGTON AND THE CHERRY TREE, THE QUAINT OLD STORY OF THE FLAG IS MYTH. GEORGE MCCAUGHEY, A RETIRED SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER, WILL EXPLAIN WHY WITH HIS LECTURE, “THE AMERICAN FLAG, THE HISTORY, THE FACTS AND THE MYTHS.” IN ROOM T102 OF THE CONABLE TECHNOLOGY BUILDING ON THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS AT 7PM

(THURSDAY, MAY 4TH)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE LOCATED AT 12 W MAIN ST IN CUBA, NY IS HOSTING ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT.  ARTIST SIGN UP AT 5:30 PM, PERFORMANCES BEGIN AT 6 PM.  ALL ACOUSTIC MUSICIANS WELCOME TO COME AND PERFORM.  EVERYONE WELCOME.  REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE.  THIS IS A FREE EVENT.  FOR MORE INFO CALL (585) 209- 5512 OR LIKE PALMER OPERA HOUSE ON FACEBOOK.

(THURSDAY, MAY 5)
LIVINGSTON ARTS, 4 MURRAY HILL DRIVE, MOUNT MORRIS PRESENTS: COUNTY HISTORIAN’S EXHIBIT: “EXPRESSIONS OF WORLD WAR ONE IN PHOTOGRAPHS AND LETTERS HOME” OPENING RECEPTION FROM 5PM-7PM, THROUGH SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2017 AT LIVINGSTON ARTS. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

(SATURDAY, MAY 6th)
4TH ANNUAL MOTHER’S DAY CRAFT FAIR FROM 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM AT L.K. PAINTER COMMUNITY CENTER, 2355 MAIN STREET IN COLLINS. VISIT THEIR 40 CRAFTERS AND PICK THE JUST RIGHT GIFT FOR MOM AND ONE FOR YOURSELF. MEET FRIENDS FOR A SHOPPING SPREE THEN HELP YOURSELF TO A SOUP & SANDWICH LUNCH. CHINESE AUCTION & BAKED GOOD SALE BENEFITS BICENTENNIAL FUND OF THE COLLINS REGIONAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

(FRI & SAT MAY 12 & 13)
JOIN US AT CAMP CHERITH WNY ON MAY 12 -13 FOR SPRING SPREE – A MINI CAMP EXPERIENCE FOR ALL FAMILY MEMBERS – NOT JUST THE KIDS!  GET A PREVIEW OF WHAT YOUR CHILD WILL EXPERIENCE DURING THE REGULAR CAMPING SEASON.  GO TO THE WEBSITE, WWW.CAMPCHERITHWNY.ORG FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION FORMS.

(SATURDAY MAY 13)
CAMP CHERITH OF WESTERN NY, 9534 SHORT TRACT RD, IN HUNT, NY IS HAVING A SPAGHETTI DINNER AND AUCTION AT 5PM TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS.  ADULT TICKETS ARE $7 AND CHILDREN UNDER 12 ARE $4. ENJOY A GREAT VARIETY OF ITEMS FOR BOTH SILENT AND LIVE AUCTION. GO TO THE WEBSITE, WWW.CAMPCHERITHWNY.ORG FOR DETAILS.

(TUESDAY JUNE 6TH)
JOIN THE GENESEE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS FOR THEIR MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES, “GARDEN TALK” FROM 12:15 PM TO 12:45 PM AT 420 E. MAIN ST, BATAVIA. JOIN THEM FOR A WALK AROUND THE CCE GARDENS AS THEY TAKE A LOOK AT THE PLANTS AND SCOUT FOR INSECT PESTS AND DISEASES. . THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(SUNDAY, JUNE 25)
MUSHROOM GROWING WORKSHOP SERIES IS BEING OFFERED BY CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF WYOMING COUNTY. THIS SESSION IS A VISIT TO A MUSHROOM FARMS AND IS ESSENTIAL TO SEE THE ENTIRE PROCESS COME TOGETHER WITH THE END RESULT OF MARKETABLE SHIITAKE MUSHROOMS. IT TAKES PLACE FROM 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM AND THE ADDRESS WILL BE GIVEN TO PRE-REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS. COST IS $10. CALL DON AT 786-2251

(TUESDAY JULY 11TH)
JOIN THE GENESEE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS FOR THEIR MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES, “GARDEN TALK” FROM 12:15 PM TO 12:45 PM AT 420 E. MAIN ST, BATAVIA. THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(SATURDAY, JUNE 17AND SUNDAY, JUNE 18)
GENESEE VALLEY FARE AND WARE FESTIVAL AT LETCHWORTH STATE PARK, HIGHBANKS RECREATION AREA. BOTH DAYS FROM 10AM-5PM. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, $10 ADMISSION PER VEHICLE AT PARK ENTRANCE. A FESTIVAL TO CELEBRATE THE FOOD, DRINK AND ART OF OUR LOCAL REGION FEATURING TASTINGS AND SALES OF BEER, CIDERS, SPIRITS, WINES AND FOODS.

(FROM JULY 9 – AUGUST 5TH)
CAMP CHERITH OF WESTERN NY, SHORT TRACT RD., HUNT, NY HAS REGISTRATIONS ON THEIR WEB SITE FOR THE 2017 CAMPING SEASON. GO TO HTTP://WWW.CAMPCHERITHWNY.ORG/ AND SEE ALL THAT’S AVAILABLE FOR YOUR CHILDREN TO HAVE A SOLID CHRISTIAN CAMPING EXPERIENCE WITH SO MANY VARIED ACTIVITIES.

(SATURDAY, JULY 22)
5TH ANNUAL CAR SHOW & PICNIC FROM NOON – 4:00 PM AT COLLINS CENTER TOWN PARK AT THE CORNER OF COLLINS CENTER ZOAR ROAD & SCHOOL ST. IN COLLINS CENTER. DRIVERS RECEIVE FREE REGISTRATION & FREE THANK YOU GIFT BAG FOR BRINGING THEIR CARS; FIRST THROUGH FOURTH PLACE RECEIVE TROPHIES. A PICNIC LUNCH IS AVAILABLE, A BAKED GOOD SALE & CHINESE AUCTION. RAIN OR SHINE EVENT. FURTHER INFO, CALL 716-241-7066