See Recurring (Year-Round) Events for events that are held every month..
JULY 2017 EVENTS
Clambake and Golf Open - UR Medicine Home Care
Save the Dates! Exciting new event; same great organization!
AUGUST 2017 EVENTS
Railroad Day - New York Museum of Transportation
Sunday, August 6, 2017, from 11 am to 5 pm, the New York Museum of Transportation, 6393 East River Rd., West Henrietta, NY. celebrates the romance and history of American railroading. the admission price of $8 adults, $7 seniors age 65 +, and $6 youths age 3 – 12. Under age 3 are free.
* Museum volunteer “Gandy Dancers” will demonstrate the work they do to maintain the tracks.
* The century-old caboose from the Genesee & Wyoming Railroad will be open to visit.]
* A classic velocipede will be on the line...can you make it go?
* Hobos will tell tales from their days “riding the rods” across the country.
* Unlimited trolley rides on the only electric trolley operation in New York State
* Door prizes, train videos, and more!
No reservations are needed, and trolley rides are included in the admission price of $8 adults, $7 seniors age 65 +, and $6 youths age 3 – 12. Under age 3 are free.
The New York Museum of Transportation is located at 6393 East River Road, just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester and easily reached from Exit 11 off I-390 • (585) 533-1113 • www.nymtmuseum.org
Donor Dropoff Days for The 2017 Fall Household Sale - Ronald McDonald House
Saturdays, August 12 & 19, 2017, from 10 am to 5 pm.
Angels of Mercy 5K and 1-mile walk - Angels of Mercy, Inc.
Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Meridian Centre Park, 2025 S. Winton Rd, Rochester, NY
A scenic 5K run and 1 mile walk encompassed by the natural beauty of Meridian Centre Park and the Historic Erie Canal. Proceeds from this event will allow Angels of Mercy to expand their services and help STOP Human Trafficking and support women that have been victims of abuse and trafficking.
Entry Fees: $20 by August 1; $25 August 2 through race day
Cotton t-shirt to everyone registered by midnight, August 9!!
Sign up online at: https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Rochester/StoptheTraffickingEndtheCycleRunWalk
Packet Pickup: Friday, August 25th from 10am-7pm at Fleet Feet Sports @ The Armory.
Race Day Schedule:
8 - 8:45 am - Registration/packet pickup;
9:00 am - 5K Run
9:10 am - 1 Mile Walk
10:00 am - Awards Ceremony
Participants who raise $100+ will receive FREE registration!!
Post-race food and beverages will be provided.
SEPTEMBER 2017 EVENTS
"Lunch With My Sister"
Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Staybridge Suites - Rochester University, 1000 Genesee Street, Rochester, NY 14611.
Tour de Teddi - Camp Good Days & Special Times
Saturday, September 9, 2017, beginning and ending at Camp Good Days' Branchport facility,
Join he fun for a 45-mile full bike tour of Keuka Lake, as well as 27-mile half tour, with the turn-around point in Hammondsport. Last year we had over 280 riders, and we are expecting even more this year! Registration is available on our website, TourdeTeddi.com. All proceeds go to Camp Good Days and Special Times. The race is held at 643 West Lake Road Branchport, NY 14418. Registration beings at 8:30 am and the ride begins at 10:00 am. You can find more information on the Camp Good Days website www.campgooddays.com.
St. Peter's Kitchen 2nd Annual Charity Tournament - St. Peter's Kitchen
Friday, September 15, 2017, at Eagle Vale Golf Club. Registration begins at 11:00 am. Tee time 12:30 pm.
Friend's Fashion Show and Brunch Event - Friends of the Irondequoit Public Library
Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Irondequoit, Public Library, 1290 Titus Ave.
Children's Institute presents KIDS & TRUCKS - Children's Institute
Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & 24, 2017, from 10 am to 4 pm (10 to 3 on Sunday), at the Frontier Field VIP Lot.
Empowering Women Luncheon - YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County
Wednesday, September 27, 2017, from 12 noon to 1:30 pm at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center.
Tickets • Table of 10: $650 • Individual: $65.
For more information or to purchase your table. contact the YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County today at
585-368-2261 or www.ywcarochester.org.
2017 East House Celebration of Hope & Recovery Luncheon - East House
Friday, September 29, 2017, at 11:30 am at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center.
Fall Household Sale Shopping Days - Ronald McDonald House
Tuesday, September 26, 2017, from 12 pm to 7 pm (Donor Pre-Sale)
Shop our Fall Household Sale for specially selected merchandise and get all of the great bargains you love. Same location as in past years, Building 2 at Rochester Tech Park, Elmgrove Road, across from Total Sports Experience.
17th Annual Camp Good Days and Special Times Wine Auction Dinner – - Camp Good Days & Special Times
Saturday, September 30, 2017, from 5:30 to 10:30 pm at the Holiday inn, Rochester Downtown.
OTHER 2017 EVENTS
ARTrageous Affair Breast Cancer Gala - Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester
Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Holiday Inn Downtown, 70 State Street.
9th Annual Recipe for a Cure Sunday Brunch. - CURE Childhood Cancer Association
Saturday, October 15, 2017. Save the Date!
RECURRING (YEAR-ROUND) EVENTS
Trolley Car Restoration - New York Museum of Transportation
Sundays throughout the year, at the Museum, 6393 E. River Road, West Henrietta, NY.
Parkinson Foundation Activities - National Parkinson Foundation Greater Rochester
Activities presented by the National Parkinson Foundation Greater Rochester to benefit those affected by Parkinson's disease (Various days Monday - Saturday) include support groups, the Parkinson Cafe, seminars, fitness classes, and non-contact boxing lessons.
For dates, times and locations, go to http://www.npfgreaterrochester.org/events/my-calendar/
Friday Sale At St. Michael's Church - St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference
Every Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at The St. Vincent DePaul Store in the basement of St. Michael's Hall, 124 Evergreen St. (Church location: behind 869 Clinton Avenue near corner of Clifford Avenue.) Includes antiques, collectibles, athletic equipment, electronics, and other items that are not basic household items. Quality merchandise at bargain prices. Proceeds raised at the sale go to support the St. Vincent De Paul Ministry to help the poor in our parish live a better life.
Village History Group - Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society
Third Saturday of the month, from 10:00 am to 12 noon, at The Former U.S. Customs House, 10 Latta Rd. corner of River Street, Rochester 14612. THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Marine History Group - Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society
Second Saturday of the month, from 10:00 am to 12 noon, at The Former Customs House, 10 Latta Rd., at the corner of River Street. Rochester, NY 14612. THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Electronics Recycling (Monthly) - St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference
Two Saturdays per month, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, See our website at svdprochester.org for dates, Location is The St. Vincent DePaul Store in the basement of St. Michael's Hall, 124 Evergreen St. See Friday listing for details.