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(PRE-ORDER NOW THROUGH FEB 2ND)
HOME CARE & HOSPICE 23RD ANNUAL BOUQUET SALE. TRADITIONAL BOUQUETS: $8 AND THE BOUQUET OF HOPE: $16. VISIT HOMECARE-HOSPICE.ORG/BOUQUETORDER OR CALL 1-800-719-7129. BOUQUETS WILL BE AVAILABLE THE WEEK OF MARCH 5

(now – FEBRUARY 14)
CROSSROADS HOUSE ANNUAL OLIVER’S CHOCOLATE SUCKER SALE. SUCKERS AVAILABLE AT VARIOUS BUSINESSES, BANKS AND CROSSROADS HOUSE. YOU CAN PREORDER LARGER AMOUNTS FOR SELLING AT YOUR WORKPLACE, GIFTS FOR CHILDREN OR JUST TO ENJOY, BY CALLING 343-3892 AND ARRANGE PICKUP. HEART SHAPED SUCKERS SELL FOR $1.00 EACH.

(DEADLINE: FEBURARY 15TH)
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

(THURSDAY JAN 19TH)
THE GENESEE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS CELEBRATING THE OPENING OF THEIR NEW OFFICES AND TOURISM VISITOR CENTER WITH A PUBLIC RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY AT 3:00 P.M. AN OPEN HOUSE OF THE NEW CHAMBER FACILITIES WILL ALSO TAKE PLACE FROM 3:00-6:00 P.M. AT 8276 PARK ROAD IN BATAVIA.

(SATURDAY JANUARY 21ST)
SUZANNE’S COMFORT CARE HOME AT 167 NORTH MAIN STREET PERRY WILL BE OPENING SOON AND IS HAVING AN OPEN INFORMATION MEETING AT THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH IN PERRY CENTER FROM 12NOON TO 3PM .COME SEE WHO THEY ARE, WHEN THEY WILL OPEN, AND WHY THERE IS A NEED FOR SUZANNE’S. VOLUNTEER SIGN UP SHEETS WILL BE AVAILABLE ALONG WITH A WISH LIST OF ITEMS NEEDED.

(MONDAY, JANUARY 23)
THE MYSTERY READERS’ MONDAYS DISCUSSION GROUP WILL MEET AT RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS STREET, BATAVIA AT 7:00 P.M. TO DISCUSS “ THE TENDERNESS OF WOLVES” BY STEF PENNEY. ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FRONT DESK. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550, EXT. 8 OR LOG ONTO WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(MON JAN 23)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. AT ALEXANDER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 10540 MAIN STREET. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(TUE JAN 24)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 2 P.M. – 7 P.M., REED EYE ASSOCIATES, 39 WASHINGTON AVENUE, BATAVIA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(TUESDAYS, JANUARY 24)
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 JANUARY 24)
CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF GENESEE COUNTY WILL BE OFFERING A CDL TRAINING PROGRAM FOR GENESEE COUNTY AGRICULTURE PRODUCERS AND THEIR EMPLOYEES FOR CLASS A AND CLASS B LICENSES. AN INFORMATIONAL MEETING WILL BE HELD AT 7:00 P.M. AT THE CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION BUILDING AT 420 E. MAIN ST., BATAVIA. CLASSROOM TRAINING DATES ARE FEBRUARY 1 AND 2, 7:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M., AT THE CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION BUILDING. CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 5 PM ON JANUARY 23RDOR UNTIL THE CLASS IS FULL. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER, CALL 343-3040.

(WED JAN 25TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 2 P.M. – 6:30 P.M., HIGH POINT COMMUNITY CHURCH, 1163 MAIN ROAD, CORFU.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(WED., JANUARY 25TH)
ADULT COLORING & COFFEE NIGHT FROM 4:00 – 5:30 PM AT CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST. ADULT COLORING PAGES & MARKERS, PENS, COLORED PENCILS WILL BE PROVIDED, OR BRING YOUR OWN.

(THURS JAN 26TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 P.M. – 6 P.M., STRYKERSVILLE FIRE HALL, MINKEL ROAD, STRYKERSVILLE.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(THURS JAN 26TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M., ELBA FIRE HALL, 7143 OAK ORCHARD ROAD, ELBA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.
(TUESDAY JANUARY 24)
THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING OF THE CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF WYOMING COUNTY WILL BE HELD AT 7:00 P.M. AT THE AGRICULTURE & BUSINESS CENTER, 36 STREET, WARSAW. PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE AT 786-2251 WITH ANY QUESTIONS.

(THURS JAN 26TH)
WARSAW MOOSE LODGE DINNER AT 5:30PM. CHICKEN AND BISCUITS, SOUP, SALAD AND DESSERT.

(FRI JAN 27)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 10 A.M. – 3 P.M., BATAVIA HEALTH CARE CENTER, 257 STATE STREET ROAD, BATAVIA. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SAT JAN 28TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 2 P.M., STAFFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT, 6153 MAIN RD., ROUTE 5, STAFFORD. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SATURDAY, JANUARY 28)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA IS PRESENTING A SNOWFLAKE LUMINARY CLASS FOR ADULTS AT 1:00 P.M. LEARN HOW TO PAINT A CANNING JAR LUMINARY WITH KRYSTYNA STEFANIK. PLEASE BRING ONE JAR FOR PRACTICE. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS FREE PROGRAM. CALL 585-343-9550.

(SATURDAY, JANUARY 28)
WADSWORTH LIBRARY IN GENESEO WILL TAKE PRESENTS ITS VICTORIAN TEA AT NOON AT 24 CENTER STREET IN GENESEO. IT’S OPEN TO ADULTS 21 AND OLDER. A SUGGESTED DONATION OF $3.00 WILL BENEFIT LIBRARY PROGRAMS AND NEEDS. PLEASE RSVP BY CALLING THE LIBRARY AT 243-0440

(SATURDAY JANUARY 28)
NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION BANQUET BEING HELD JAN.28TH AT ALEXANDER FIRE HALL AT 5PM. FOR TICKETS CALL MARC AT 815-9549

(SUNDAY, JANUARY 29TH)
ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST AT MASONIC HALL IN PIKE FROM 8-10AM. ADULTS $8.00, CHILDREN $4.00.

(SUNDAY JANUARY 29TH)
ANNUAL PIKE WINTER CARNIVAL FROM 11AM TO 4PM AT THE PIKE FIRE HALL. CONTESTS INCLUDING CHILI COOK OFF, TUG-OF-WAR, CAKE DECORATING, SNOW SCULPTURE, HOCKEY & MORE. FAMILY FUN FOOD GAMES, AUCTIONS, HAY RIDES AND THE FAMOUS WINTER CARNIVAL STEW! GET MORE INFO AT PIKEWINTERCARNIVAL.COM

(SUNDAY, JANUARY 29)
THE PALMER OPERA HOUSE IN CUBA, NY IS PRESENTING CUBA GOES COUNTRY AT 2 PM. COME JOIN US FOR A BOOT STOMPIN, TOE TAPPIN’ AFTERNOON OF COUNTRY MUSIC PERFORMED BY SEVERAL TALENTED LOCAL MUSICIANS. FEATURING EVERYTHING FROM CLASSIC COUNTRY TO CONTEMPORARY COUNTRY MUSIC STYLINGS. 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.

(MONDAY, JANUARY 30)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA IS PRESENTING “DON’T LIVE FOR YOUR (STUDENT) LOANS” AT 6:00 PM. THIS FREE PROGRAM IS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS AND WORKSHEETS AND HANDOUTS INCLUDED. CALL 585-343-9550 TO REGISTER OR ONLINE AT WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(TUE JAN 31)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM11 A.M. – 4 P.M., GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 1 COLLEGE ROAD, BATAVIA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(WED FEB 1)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11 A.M. – 4 P.M., GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 1 COLLEGE ROAD, BATAVIA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(FEB 1-28)
FEBRUARY IS FOOD FOR FINES MONTH AT WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY . DONATING 1 ITEM= $1 OFF IN LIBRARY FINES, 2 = $2 AND SO ON. NON-PERISHABLE AND UN-EXPIRED DONATIONS ONLY PLEASE TO SUPPORT THE WARSAW FOOD PANTRY.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1)
DEREK MAXFIELD, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF HISTORY AT GCC, WILL DISCUSS “ADAMS AND JEFFERSON: A REVOLUTIONARY FRIENDSHIP.” IN ROOM T102 OF THE CONABLE TECHNOLOGY BUILDING ON THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS AT 7PM

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2)
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, FEBRUARY 2 )
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA PRESENTS “THE MAGICAL ISLES OF SCOTLAND: IONA, ORKNEY, AND SKYE” AT 7:00 P.M. JENNIFER REARDON WILL SHARE HER PHOTOGRAPHS FROM A VISIT TO THESE THREE ISLANDS FEATURING RUGGED LANDSCAPES, MEDIEVAL CASTLES, AND FISHING VILLAGES. THIS FREE PROGRAM IS FOR ADULTS

(FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3 AND 4)
ALDEN’S 13TH ANNUAL WINTERFEST WITH ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES. FRIDAY NIGHT IS FAMILY MOVIE, ICE SKATING, MOONLIGHT SKI, BOWLING, WASHER TOURNAMENT, FOOD TRUCKS AND BONFIRE. SATURDAY EVENTS INCLUDE PANCAKE BREAKFAST, KAN JAM, CORNHOLE, PET CONTEST, HOCKEY SHOOT OUT AND MUCH MORE. SKIS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR EVERYONE TO USE FOR FREE! SATURDAY NIGHT SNOWBALL DANCE WITH A BAND, FOOD AND DRINKS. A SCHEDULE AND MAP CAN BE FOUND ON THE ALDEN WINTERFEST FACEBOOK OR YOU CAN PICK UP A SCHEDULE OF EVENTS AND MAP AT THE VILLAGE HALL! REGISTER TODAY FOR YOUR FAVORITE EVENT BY CALLING 937-9216
(FRIDAY FEB 3RD)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1 P.M. – 6 P.M., PERRY FIREMANS RECREATION HALL, LAKE STREET, PERRY.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SAT FEB 4TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 2 P.M., NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL, 73 UNION STREET, BATAVIA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH)
TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY AT THE RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY . THERE WILL BE BUILDING STATIONS, MAKE & TAKE CRAFTS, A SCAVENGER HUNT, AND FAMILY BINGO STARTS AT 11:00AM! THIS FREE PROGRAM DOES NOT REQUIRE REGISTRATION.

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4)
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY’S “TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY” AT 2PM PLAY THE LIFE-SIZED CANDY LAND GAME AND MEET CANDY LAND CHARACTERS ALONG THE WAY. STOP AT EACH STATION FOR A NEW ACTIVITY! FREE FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4)
NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL’S 25TH ANNUAL TRIP NIGHT AT BATAVIA DOWNS. WIN A TRIP TO MONTEGO BAY JAMAICA OR ONE OF 9 OTHER TRIPS, PLUS CASH AND PRIZE RAFFLES. DOORS OPEN @ 5:30PM, DINNER 6:00 – 8:00 $40/PP OR $75/COUPLE INCLUDES DINNER & DRINKS PLUS $10 FREEPLAY TO USE AT THE DOWNS AFTER THE EVENT. TABLES OF 8 AVAILABLE FOR $300. NON ATENDEES CAN BUY TICKETS TO WIN TRIP S FOR $30. JIMI JAMM IS THE EMCEE FOR THE EVENING WITH MUSIC BY FRANK GIOIA. FOR TICKETS & INFO, CONTACT NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL AT 343-2783 X-106

(SAT FEB 4TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 8 A.M. – 12 P.M., FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, 28 MAIN STREET, WYOMING. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(SAT FEB 4)
THE DANSVILLE MOOSE LODGE, DANSVILLE WOMEN OF THE MOOSE AND THE MOOSE RIDERS ARE HAVING A MEAT AND DESSERT RAFFLE FROM 5-8PM. THIS EVENT IS HELD AT THE DANSVILLE MOOSE LODGE, LOCATED ON ROUTE 63 IN DANSVILLE. COME JOIN THE FUN!

(SUNDAY FEBRUARY 5)
EUCHRE TOURNAMENT, AT WARSAW FIRE HALL STARTING AT 1p.m. SHARP, SPONSORED BY WARSAW FIRE POLICE SQUAD. FOR MORE INFO CALL PRIMO AT 786-2608.

(SUN. FEB. 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.

(MON FEB 6TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11 A.M. – 4 P.M., SINCLAIR PHARMACY, 75 NORTH MAIN STREET, WARSAW.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6 )
EVENING ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION AT RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA AT 6:30PM. THE GROUP WILL DISCUSS SALT TO THE SEA BY RUTA SEPETYS. COPIES OF THE BOOK ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FRONT DESK. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550, EXT. 8 OR VISIT WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(TUES FEB 7TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 2 P.M. – 7 P.M., NORTHGATE FREE METHODIST CHURCH, 350 BANK STREET, BATAVIA. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(**BY FEB 7TH FOR TUES FEBRUARY 14 EVENT)
THE BEST CENTER IS OFFERING A NEW PRECISION AGRICULTURE WORKSHOP ON PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE SEVEN CEUS FROM THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRONOMY FOR COMPLETING THE WORKSHOP. IT IS ALSO A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR ANYONE WHO WORKS IN SALES OR CUSTOMER SERVICE WITHIN THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY. THE DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 7TH TO REGISTER. PLEASE CONTACT JENNIFER WAKEFIELD AT JGWAKEFIELD@GENESEE.EDU.

(TUESDAY FEB 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. “A PHOTO GARDEN TOUR OF HILLWOOD ESTATES” WILL BE THE FIRST PROGRAM IN THE SERIES WITH A LOOK AT HILLWOOD’S SPECTACULAR GARDENS WHICH CONTAIN A DIVERSE AND FASCINATING ARRAY OF PLANTS. THIS SERIES IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA IS STARTING A NEW WRITING GROUP FOR ADULTS INTERESTED IN MEETING OTHER WRITERS, PRACTICING THEIR WRITING, GAINING NEW IDEAS, AND SHARING THEIR WRITING WITH OTHERS AT 6:30 PM.. THE GROUP WILL MEET MONTHLY ON THE SECOND WEDNESDAY. PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY AT 585-343-9550 FOR MORE INFORMATION. WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9)
WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU JOIN THE SCRABBLE SQUAD AT 2PM. ALL SKILL LEVELS INVITED. ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED. BRING YOURSELF, OR BRING A TEAM.

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9)
COLLEGE GOAL NY FINANCIAL AID NIGHT AT GCC WARSAW FROM 4-8PM. YOU’LL RECEIVE EXPERT HELP FILLING OUT THE ONLINE FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID FORMS. IN ADDITION, FIVE PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE A $500 SCHOLARSHIP. THOSE INTERESTED CAN PRE-REGISTER ONLINE AT COLLEGEGOALNY.ORG, CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION AT 786-3010

(THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA PRESENTS A SPECIAL EDITION OF REEL DISCUSSIONS FOR ADULTS AT 6:00 P.M.. THE MOVIE FOR THIS SPECIAL IS “HAIRSPRAY LIVE!” A TEENAGE GIRL LIVING IN BALTIMORE IN THE EARLY 1960S DREAMS OF APPEARING ON A POPULAR TV DANCE SHOW. COME VIEW THE MOVIE AND THEN JOIN US FOR A GROUP DISCUSSION AFTERWARD. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550 OR LOG ONTO WWW.BATAVIALIBRARY.ORG.

(SATURDAY FEB 11TH)
GENESEE SNO PACKERS 3RD ANNUAL BIKINI SNOWMOBILE RALLY TO AID THOSE DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER. REGISTRATION AT 11AM, GATES OPEN AT NOON, RALLY STARTS AT 12:30. ADNISSION $5 PER PERSON, BIKINI PARTICIPANTS ARE FREE AND GET A N EVENT SHIRT. FOOD & BEVERAGE AVAILABLE. VENDORS, PRIZES RAFFLES & MORE. TROPHIES FOR 3 HIGHEST PLEDGE RAISERS.

(SATURDAY FEB 11TH)
CASTILE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST ITALIAN NIGHT PASTA DINNER & CHINESE AUCTION AT 4 WASHINGTON STREET FROM 4:30 – 6:00 PM. CHICKEN PARMESAN OR MEATBALLS W/ SPAGHETTI & SAUCE, TOSSED SALAD, ROASTED ITALIAN VEGETABLES, ITALIAN BREAD, DESSERTS, BEVERAGES. FREE WILL OFFERING

(SAT FEB 11)
A DELICIOUS VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER IS BEING SERVED AT THE DANSVILLE MOOSE LODGE, ON ROUTE 63 IN DANSVILLE. COCKTAIL HOUR BEGINS AT 5PM, WITH DINNER BEGINNING AT 6. ENJOY PRIME RIB OR STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST FOR ONLY 15-DOLLARS EACH OR 25-DOLLARS PER COUPLE. DINNER IS FOLLOWED BY A DESSERT WHEEL AND MUSIC. TICKETS ARE ON SALE AT THE DANSVILLE MOOSE LODGE.

(SATURDAY FEB 11)
ST. VALENTINES DINNER & SILENT AUCTION AT NUNDA FIRE HALL WITH PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT VICKI MARTUSCIELLO, BATTLING STAGE 4 CANCER. SPAGHETTI DINNER FROM 5-7PM, COST $12.00 PER PERSON OR 2 FOR $20. SILENT AUCTION AT 7PM. CONTACT ANY ROTARY INTERACT STUDENT TICKETS OR CALL 476-2491

(SATURDAY FEB 11TH)
AN EVENING WITH SONNY MAYO AT 7:30PM AT THE STUART STEINER THEATRE ON THE GCC BATAVIA CAMPUS. TICKETS $10 IN ADVANCE, $12 AT THE DOOR, $5 STUDENTS AND KIDS UNDER 12.

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11)
THE HISTORY CLUB OF GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE A BENEFIT CONCERT, AN EVENING WITH SONNY MAYO AT 7:30 P.M. IN THE STUART STEINER THEATER, AND WILL FEATURE MUSIC FROM MAYO’S NEWEST CD, “CHASING THE CHORD.” ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE CONCERT WILL BE DEDICATED TO THE HISTORY CLUB’S FIRST-EVER SPRING BREAK HISTORY TOUR. PRESALE TICKED ARE $10 FOR ADULTS AND $5 FOR GCC STUDENTS AND CHILDREN UNDER 12. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT FOR $12.

(SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11)
MARY IMMACULATE PARISH’S WINTER ESCAPE FUNDRAISER FROM 6:00PM – 11:00PM AT IMMACULATE CONCEPTION HALL – 5865 ELLICOTT STREET ROAD, EAST BETHANY. A ROAST BEEF DINNER CATERED BY THE FARMER’S WIFE IS AT 6:00, FOLLOWED BY LIVE MUSIC FROM RED CREEK BAND FROM 7:00 – 11:00. TICKETS ARE $20.00 AND ARE LIMITED SO BE SURE TO GET YOURS EARLY. YOU CAN ORDER TICKETS BY CONTACTING MARY JO AT THE MARY IMMACULATE PARISH OFFICE ON TUESDAYS OR THURSDAYS BETWEEN 9:00–1:00.

(SUN FEB 12)
GROVELAND FIRE DEPARTMENT PANCAKE BREAKFASTS HELD ON 2ND SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH THROUGH MARCH FROM 8-11 AM.

(SUNDAY FEBRUARY 12)
ATTICA STUDENTS FOR AGRICULTURE ANNUAL PANCAKE BREAKFAST AND BASKET RAFFLE FROMN 9AM-1PM AT NORTH JAVA FIRE HALL. BREAKFAST INCLUDES: PANCAKES, HAM, EGGS, APPLESAUCE AND DRINK. $7 ADULT, $4 UNDER 10.

(BY MON FEB 13 FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14)
CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF GENESEE COUNTY IS PLEASED TO PRESENT A “SAVE ENERGY SAVE DOLLARS” WORKSHOP AT 6:00PM AT THE RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS STREET IN BATAVIA. WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS WILL LEAVE WITH THEIR OWN INDIVIDUALIZED ACTION PLAN PLUS 2 ENERGY-SAVING LIGHT BULBS. PLEASE RSVP TO THIS EVENT SO THAT ADEQUATE MATERIALS CAN BE PREPARED AT 343-3040 X101

(MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13)
RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA PRESENTS “LOVE & LAUGHTER,” AN EVENING OF STORYTELLING BY STORIESGALORIOUS AT 7:00 P.M. STORIESGALORIOUS IS THE STORYTELLING DUO OF REBECCA AND RACHEL OSHLAG, WHO WILL TELL TALES OF LOVE AND ROMANCE SERVED UP WITH A GOOD HELPING OF HUMOR. THIS FREE PROGRAM IS FOR ADULTS.

(TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14TH)
LEARN ABOUT FACEBOOK AND SIGN UP FOR AN ACCOUNT, IF DESIRED AT RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA FROM 10AM-1PM. IF YOU ALREADY HAVE AN ACCOUNT, LET’S GET THE MOST FROM IT! THIS IS A HANDS-ON CLASS. LEARN INTERNET BASIC FROM 1-4PM. SURF THE INTERNET USING A COMMON BROWSER. FIND OUT ABOUT WEB SITES AND LINKS; USE SEARCH ENGINES TO FIND INFORMATION YOU WANT TO KNOW! THIS IS A HANDS-ON CLASS. PLEASE CONTACT THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550 TO REGISTER.

(TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 )
WARSAW’S WRITE CONNECTION WRITING GROUP CONSISTS OF NEW AND PUBLISHED WRITERS WHO CAN ALL LEARN FROM EACH OTHER. THE WRITE CONNECTION MEETS THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY AT 6:45 PM.

(WED FEB 15TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 1:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M., ST. VINCENT’S, WALNUT STREET, ATTICA.
CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH )
LEARN INTERNET RESOURCES FOR SAFETY, SECURITY& FUN FROM 10AM-1PM AT RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 19 ROSS ST., BATAVIA. HELP KEEP YOUR COMPUTER, YOURSELF AND YOUR LOVED ONES SAFER WHILE SURFING. FROM 1PM -4PM, ITS GAGA FOR GOOGLE! CUT, COPY AND PASTE. GOOGLE IS MORE THAN A SEARCH ENGINE! EXPLORE SOME OF ITS MANY USES FROM 1PM -4PM. THIS IS A HANDS-ON CLASS. PLEASE CONTACT THE LIBRARY AT 343-9550 TO REGISTER.

(FRI FEB 17TH)
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 9 A.M. – 3 P.M., VETERANS ADMINISTRATION CENTER, 222 RICHMOND AVENUE, BATAVIA. CALL 1-800-RED CROSS TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

(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.

(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.

(SUN MARCH 12)
GROVELAND FIRE DEPARTMENT PANCAKE BREAKFASTS HELD ON 2ND SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH THROUGH MARCH FROM 8-11 AM.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15)
“KNOW THE 10 SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE” BEGINNING AT 2:00 PM AT WARSAW PUBLIC LIBRARY. EARLY DETECTION OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE GIVES YOU A CHANCE TO BEGIN DRUG THERAPY, ENROLL IN CLINICAL STUDIES AND PLAN FOR THE FUTURE. THIS INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP FEATURES VIDEO CLIPS OF PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE.

(WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15)
COLLEGE GOAL NY FINANCIAL AID NIGHT AT GCC DANSVILLE FROM 4-8PM. YOU’LL RECEIVE EXPERT HELP FILLING OUT THE ONLINE FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID FORMS. IN ADDITION, FIVE PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE A $500 SCHOLARSHIP. THOSE INTERESTED CAN PRE-REGISTER ONLINE AT COLLEGEGOALNY.ORG, CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION AT 335-7820

(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

(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.

(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

(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 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.

(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

(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+

(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

(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

(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

(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

(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.

(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, 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