Please consider attending our 8th Annual Halloween Party FUNdraiser THIS FRIDAY! This year, 100% of the proceeds go towards combatting the heroin epidemic in our communities! The Substance Abuse Coalition provides forums, cafes and trainings to educate the public and youth, continually working towards a substance free county! They also set up prescription drug drop off locations as many people get started on addictive substances with something at home that was once prescribed, but no longer needed. You don’t have to like to dance, but we have dancers on stage to watch as entertainment (myself included), cash bar, SOOOOOO many outstanding raffle prizes, DC Entertainment (DJ), food menu, and then Roc Street Band kicks off the costume contest! It is a full night of fun! Tickets are only $10 which includes a chance to win the grand prize overnight at The Inn on the Lake! Kids, five and older, are welcome (full price ticket) until the band starts 🙂
Peace & Blue Skies, Donna Bennett
GO CANANDAIGUA BRAVES! Congrats to the CA Braves Varsity Football Team in their Sectional win Friday! Cheer them on this Friday as they go against Irondequoit at Brockport College!
FARMER’S MARKET INFO!
Canandaigua’s FALL Farmer’s Market is 8:30a-12:30p every Sat thru Oct! (Mill St Pavillion).
West Bloomfield Farmer’s Market (9035, Route 5, W. Bloomfield, 14469) Every Friday NOW thru October. 3-7pm – Vendors, Music, games and Food Truck! New Website is here!
LIVE & LOCAL
The Inn On The Lake, (585) 394-7800
Fri, Oct 27 – Halloween Costume Party/FUNdraiser to combat heroin abuse, 5-11pm. Roc Street Band, raffles, dancing, DC Entertainment (DJ), cash bar, lounge menu. $10 includes chance to win grand prize overnight stay.
Peacemaker Brewing Co, 396-3561
Thursdays – Trivia at 6:30pm
Sat, Oct 28 – Halloween Party with music by Devinne Meyers, 6-9pm
Jose & Willy’s, 905-0017
Tuesdays – Open Jam, 8pm
Sat, Oct 28 – Halloween Party Pig Roast! 5pm – $15 w/ music by Plunge, 8-12
Sun, Oct 29- Karaoke, 8pm-12am!
Pickering Pub, 396-9060, Now open 4pm, daily!
Tuesday- Karaoke, 9pm-1am
Sat – DJ Fig
The Upstairs Bistro, NYWCC, 394-7070
Fri, Oct 27- Dos Locos, 7-10pm
Nick’s Chophouse, 393-0303
Sat, Oct 28 – Joe Beard, 8-11pm
Thurs – Karaoke w/ DC Entertainment, 8:30pm-12:30am
CBC (Canandaigua Brew Company), NOW SERVING LUNCH!
Wed, Nov 1 –Karaoke w/ DC Entertainment, 8:30pm (every other Wed)
Art Talk: Jeanne Beck. Sun, Oct 29, 2PM-4PM. Jeanne Beck is an experimental artist who creates mixed media paintings and large installations. Learn about her work and process. Sponsored by the Ontario County Arts Council.
Scary Stories Told in the Dark. Mon, Oct 30, 7-7:45PM. Grades 3-5. Get ready for some hair-raising tales! Dress in costume.
Movie Night: Get Out. Tues, Oct 31, 6:30-8:30PM.
An alternative Halloween event for adults. A 2017 American horror film that is funny, scary and thought-provoking. Rated R.
Do you or a loved one have issues with being mobile? Mobility is how well you walk and move whether it is going to the bathroom or kitchen on your own or doing fun things like going out to lunch with friends and traveling. Many people lose mobility as they age or because of health conditions. Being mobile isn’t just importance for your independence but also can help you avoid health problems such as depression, heart disease, and osteoporosis. Plus regular walking can help prevent falls by keeping muscles strong and maintaining balance. If you need help with mobility, stop in the Medicine Shoppe to see our new selection of mobility aids. Our knowledgeable staff can help decide which aid is best for you. We can assist you with canes, crutches, standard walkers, or rollators.
The Medicine Shoppe – where you can get answers about home health care products.
Join The Canandaigua City Democratic Committee and help make Canandaigua an even better place to live! ! Follow CCDC on Facebook or click here!
Interested in joining the City of Canandaigua Republican Committee? We are now having a consistent monthly meeting the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7pm at the Inn On The Lake. All are welcome. Contact Dudley Purbeck
Canandaigua Lions Club Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 7:00p (Sept-June). Wood Library 134 North Main Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424.
* THANK YOU for continuing to email me with upcoming community meetings! It is FREE to get your meetings noticed and attended! Just email!
Are you a Canandaigua City Resident and not sure which Ward you live in? Here is the map and you can see it bigger by clicking on it 🙂
GET YOUR TICKET TODAY to the Inn’s Halloween Party with a Purpose!
Gourmet dinner for two and a show for under $100 at FLCC
The teachers will take the stage for the fall Faculty Recital on Friday, Oct. 27, at Finger Lakes Community College.
The free public concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the main campus auditorium, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive. College faculty will share a wide variety of vocal and instrumental music, including original work.
The concert is scheduled to coincide with FLCC’s Dinner at Julia, a restaurant night at the main campus in which the public is invited to a gourmet, five-course dinner prepared and served by culinary arts students. Seatings for the Oct. 27 Julia begin at 5 p.m. to accommodate concertgoers. The cost is $40 per person, including tax and tip. Wine produced by students will be available for purchase. Make reservations at (585) 785-1476; menus are posted several days in advance at flcc.edu/restaurant.
Click on image for details and to register or call 394-7070.
New Group Forms for Moms
A new support group recently launched at UR Medicine Thompson Hospital to assist mothers struggling with a mood and/or anxiety disorder that occurs during pregnancy, or after the birth of a new baby. Its first meeting is this Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. in the OB Classroom at the hospital, 350 Parrish St. This includes mothers struggling with depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. Facilitated by Maureen Kellogg of Thompson’s Social Work Department, Thompson Health Lactation Consultant/RN Courtney Phillips and a volunteer from the community, the group offers moms a “safe space” to be transparent about motherhood, mental health, and all the little things in between, providing opportunities to talk with others who have been through or are currently walking through this same season of life. For information, call (585) 396-6295.
Casino Night Friday, Nov. 3 at Ferris Hills
Ferris Hills at West Lake is inviting the community to a Casino Night, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3. Each guest at this event receives $2,500 in chips for Black Jack, Poker, Beat the Dealer and Roulette. A silent auction will be held throughout the evening, appetizers will be served and a cash bar will be available. At 9 p.m., the tables will close and guests will exchange their chips for “cash” to be used in bidding on selected prizes. Prizes will be awarded to the night’s top five winners.
Entry is $25 per person, with proceeds supporting both the Alzheimer’s Association and dementia care at the CCC. RSVP to (585) 393-0410.
NOW OFFERING WAIVED APP, ADMIN, & 1 MONTH FREE!
Schedule an appointment or stop into the Leasing Office at Pinnacle North for a tour. We have 1 & 2-bedroom Availability for immediate move in with prices starting at $1,150.
Essential Oils are concentrated, medicinal plant extracts and have many uses & benefits. Get the most out of your Essential Oils by taking a ☀️FUN & EYE-OPENING☀️safe-use class workshop! Discover how to use Essential Oils safely for yourself and your family.
Learn how to dilute Essential Oils for use with:
– During Pregnancy
We also learn the many ways to use Essential Oils:
– Direct Inhalation
– In a tea
– In a Bath
– Household cleaning
The class also includes important safety | contraindication information as a long list of related resources. Call, text, or email to register to have Amy do a workshop for you or your organization!
Text number of guests joining us to reserve your seats.(585-851-9023)
Enjoy this sparkling probiotic GOOD FOR YOU beverage at the following fine establishments: The Beehive Brew Pub, Peacemaker Brewing Company, St. George’s Market on East Lake Rd (Pizza Sangiorgi), and ask for it at the NYWCC, too!
It is DELICIOUS and can be a stand alone drink that brings you natural (B12) energy or can be used as a mixer where the possibilities are limitless. Text Donna at (585)298-0116 if you’d like to carry it at your restaurant, bar or shop!
CANANDAIGUA FITNESS @ Cobblestone! $5 Classes! Click on schedule to see bigger!
1622 State Route 332. Class descriptions on the website….
We are proud to be Canandaigua’s First and Only Open Air Pet Salon. 325 North Main St.
LAST WEEK, WE HIGHLIGHTED WARD 4 CANDIDATES DAN LYNCH AND RENEE SUTTON….
Anita Twitchell, incumbent candidate for Ward 2 City Council Representative (Democrat): I am running because I wish to
*Increase accessibility of middle-income housing. Ward 2 is the fastest developing section of the City. As our City grows, I want to make sure that new development benefits current residents and encourages new neighbors to move to our City.
Protect our natural resources. Canandaigua Lake is a beautiful and wonderful resource Not only is the lake a place to enjoy, it is our source of clean drinking water.. I will make sure Canandaigua Lake and other public spaces are protected so we may continue to enjoy them.
Maintain the quality of our top-ranked school district. Our wonderful school district is a great asset to current residents and attractive to those who are looking to start families..
Jim Irwin, (Democrat) candidate for City Supervisor, Wards 2 and 3: I am running because I will advocate for the City of Canandaigua on the County level. I will work toward mutually beneficial solutions to the problems facing our county and its citizens, including:
Efficient management of healthcare and social services dollars. As a Habitat for Humanity volunteer, Literacy Volunteers tutor, and trained mediator for the Center for Dispute Settlement, I have met people across the socioeconomic spectrum and know how to effectively and responsibly connect them with the services they need.
Protection of the environment and natural resources. One of the great benefits of living in the Finger Lakes region is its natural beauty and pristine landscapes. We must work to preserve these elements to prevent pollution and over-development.
Addressing the opioid epidemic. Canandaigua has been hit hard by this crisis. By partnering with other cities and towns in the County and beyond, we can help prevent addiction and aid those who are already addicted.
Bob Palumbo (Republican) candidate for Ward 2 City Council Representative. I believe that communication is critical for successful government operations. Public safety and economic development are my priorities. Community dedication is something I am experienced with – Over 40 years of service to the city fire department, 40 year member of the Canandaigua Rotary, Volunteer at Light Hill Comfort Care home and board member at Clark Manor Nursing home. I look forward to representing Ward 2 and continuing my years of service to our community.
Rich Russell is running for re-election for (Wards 2 & 3) City Supervisor (Republican). I supported:
* a grant program for Canandaigua to expand waste reduction programs
* the expansion of mental health services for county residents
* improved operation efficiencies by converting the County vehicle fleet to a lease program
* the District Attorney’s office to expand fraud investigations and prosecutions
* sidewalk construction to improve student safety atFLCC
* Expanding aging-in-place opportunities for
* Enhancing educational and training opportunities for all Ontario County residents
* Maintain Ontario County’s strong financial position
* Renovation of 74 Ontario Street property
* Exploring programs to combat growing opiod epidemic
Matt Martin – At-Large City Council Member (Republican). As your current At-Large City Council Member, I am dedicated to prioritizing economic growth, maintaining quality services and encompassing our City’s core values. I am a proactive solution seeker, a fact based decision maker and a Veteran. I am also a small business owner and know what it takes to make it easier to do business in our great city and attract new businesses.
*There are 4 At-Large Council Member positions and 5 candidates running. The democrat candidates are Robert O’Brien, Jim Terwilliger, Dave Whitcomb, & Stephen Uebbing.
Meet Republican candidates at Twisted Rail on Thurs, Oct 26th, 6-8pm!
Canandaigua Connected, 222 North Main Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424