Category: Events

Waterloo Purple Heart Wall of Honor dedication ceremony on May 30

Waterloo Purple Heart Wall of Honor dedication ceremony on May 30

The Village of Waterloo has led a multi-year initiative to honor the brave service members nominated by family and friends who have received the distinguished Purple Heart Award with a new local Wall of Honor that recognizes this distinctive military honor this ... MORE
Welcome Reception for superintendent Dr. Michelle Reed on May 31

Welcome Reception for superintendent Dr. Michelle Reed on May 31

The Seneca Falls Central School District Board of Education is pleased to invite all families, staff, and community members to a Welcome Reception for our next superintendent, Dr. Michelle Reed. This open-house style reception will be held in the Robert McKeveny Board/Training Room located in ... MORE
Local Girl Scouts successfully conclude 2022 Cookie Program despite supply chain issues

Local Girl Scouts successfully conclude 2022 Cookie Program despite supply chain issues

Local troops from the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways (GSNYPENN) Council spanning 24 counties in New York and two in northern Pennsylvania sold 1,437,162 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies during the 2022 season. Girls were successful in reaching their program goals during another “not ... MORE
Events, Life, Yates County
The triumphal visit of the Marquis de Lafayette to Geneva and Waterloo on June 8, 1825

The triumphal visit of the Marquis de Lafayette to Geneva and Waterloo on June 8, 1825

Ever wonder why there was a Lafayette Inn in Geneva and how Lafayette Park in Waterloo got its name? The names came from the visit of the Marquis de Lafayette to those sites on June 8, 1825. From July 1824 to September ... MORE
Waterloo Purple Heart Wall of Honor dedication ceremony on Memorial Day

Waterloo Purple Heart Wall of Honor dedication ceremony on Memorial Day

The Village of Waterloo has led a multi-year initiative to honor the brave service members nominated by family and friends who have received the distinguished Purple Heart Award with a new local Wall of Honor that recognizes this distinctive military honor this ... MORE
Department of State Representative to speak at 10-year anniversary of Project Seneca

Department of State Representative to speak at 10-year anniversary of Project Seneca

Media are invited to the 10-year anniversary celebration of Project Seneca on Monday, May 23, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. at the Seneca Lake Event Center (586 E. 4th Street, Watkins Glen, NY). Sarah Crowell, Director, Office of Planning, Development & Community Infrastructure at ... MORE
Artworks Gallery offers Oil Pastel Painting Workshop

Artworks Gallery offers Oil Pastel Painting Workshop

The Artworks Gallery will hold an Oil Pastel Painting Workshop on Saturday, June 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Gallery located at 109 Fall Street in downtown Seneca Falls. Workshop instructor Roberta Nelson says, “Oil pastels are soft oil ... MORE
Finger Lakes Travel: Country Music Festival Prep and a trip to Red Brick Pub

Finger Lakes Travel: FLX Country Music Festival checklist and a trip to the Red Brick Pub

As the Finger Lakes Country Music Festival approaches, we’re getting prepared. We’ve made a checklist to help you get festival-ready, including tips on what to pack, outfits, hairstyles and scheduling! @fingerlakes1 See you there on June 4th!#countrymusicfestival #musicfestivaloutfit #musicfestival #concertoutfit #fyp #ootd ... MORE
Fulkerson Winery ‘Will Run for Wine’ 5k trail run on June 4

Fulkerson Winery ‘Will Run for Wine’ 5k trail run on June 4

Fulkerson Winery invites trail enthusiasts to celebrate National Trails day by competing in the Second Annual Will Run For Wine, Heritage 5k Trail Run on June 4, 2022, at Fulkerson Winery (5576 Route 14, Dundee, NY). The event will use a staggered start, ... MORE

Finger Lakes Travel: Summer 2022 Bucket List

Summer is quickly approaching, which means it’s time to do some planning. Whether you live in the Finger Lakes or you’re just passing through, it’s good to know the best spots around. If you’re looking for ideas, then look no further. This ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Brian Mastrosimone of Lincoln Hills Farm (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Brian Mastrosimone of Lincoln Hills Farm (podcast)

Brian Mastrosimone is the owner of Lincoln Hills Farm in Canandaigua is in-studio to talk about everything going on at the unique outdoor event venue. Brian will join Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi as summer in the Finger Lakes is set to ... MORE
United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes is bringing together 5000 volunteers across the region today for the community’s single largest volunteer effort, Day of Caring. Nearly 200 local not-for-profit organizations will receive help with beautification projects to refresh their ... MORE
Vendors sought for the 5th Taste of Wayne County event

Vendors sought for the 5th Taste of Wayne County event

The Village of Newark, the Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce, and the Wayne County Farm Bureau are joining forces to host Taste of Wayne County for the fifth year.  This exciting outdoor event will be held on Tuesday, July 19th, 2022 from ... MORE
Upcoming webinar will help residents prepare for increased flood risks for their homes

Upcoming webinar will help residents prepare for increased flood risks for their homes

Upstate New York has been experiencing more frequent storm events and heavier downpours and flooding for the past few decades, and this trend will amplify in the years ahead as climate disruptions increase. Sustainable Finger Lakes (formerly Sustainable Tompkins) will host a webinar on ... MORE
Geneva BID recruits talented team

Geneva BID recruits talented team

The Geneva BID (GBID) today announces the addition of multiple members to the team that keeps downtown beautiful and vibrant with programming and events. Cheagan Wilson and Scott Knittle join as maintenance team members. Catherine Price is aboard as Operations and Events ... MORE