May 2015
S & S Auxiliary Doll Drawing
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

The Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is conducting a drawing for a Danbury Mint collector doll “Maryann  Ballerina” by Susan Wakeen. The doll can be viewed in the Peppermint Parlor at the Hospital, 418 North Main Street, Penn Yan. 

Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5 and are available at the Peppermint Parlor at Soldiers & Sailors, from members of the Auxiliary and volunteers at Soldiers & Sailors, or from the Community Services office at the Hospital (315-531-2053). The drawing will be held on Friday, June 19. 

Proceeds from the drawing will be used by the Auxiliary to support projects at the Hospital and Homestead.
Rose Hill Mansion Opens
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Rose Hill Mansion will open for the 2015 season on Friday, May 1. Administered by the Geneva Historical Society, the Greek Revival mansion and National Historical Landmark perches above Seneca Lake in the heart of the Finger Lakes.

Rose Hill Mansion is located at 3373 Route 96A, about a mile south of Routes 5&20, near Geneva, New York. The house is open May 1 to October 31, Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Mondays and July 4. The last daily tour is at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, at 4 p.m. on Saturday and 5 p.m. on Sundays. The grounds are open year round, free of charge.

For more information:
Geneva Historical Society
(315) 789-5151
Fish Fry to Go to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Seneca County
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Fish Fry to Go

A Fund Raiser for Habitat for Humanity of Seneca County

Friday, May 22, 2015

11am to 7:30 pm

Generations Bank HQ Parking Lot

20 E. Bayard Street, Seneca Falls


All Fish Fry To Go Dinners include

Little Red Creamers Potatoes, Cole Slaw, Corn Bread and Condiments

Haddock $11.50 ($11.00 pre-pay)

Shrimp $ 12.50 ($12.00 pre-pay)

Scallops $13.50 ($12.00 pre-pay)


Advance Tickets can be purchased in advance at :

Generations Bank at 19 Cayuga Street, Seneca Falls

For More Information, Call Sandy Ferrara at (315) 568-1150

For more information:
Sandy Ferrara
(315) 568-1150
Summer Cookout Cookoff
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Date: Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Time:  1:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Location: CCE Culinary Tent at Celebrate/Commemorate in Lafayette Park, Waterloo, NY

Registration is required. Call 315-539-9251, or email to register.

Do your family and friends always tell you make the best burger in town?  Have you always thought your Mom’s macaroni salad recipe is better than your Aunt Berta’s?  If so, come prove it at Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension’s first ever Summer Cook-Out Cook-Off! 

Join us Sunday, May 24th from 1-4PM in the Cornell Cooperative Extension Culinary Tent in Lafayette Park at Waterloo’s Celebrate/Commemorate Memorial Day festival.  The categories are BEST Burger, BEST Side Dish, BEST Veggie Dish, and BEST Dessert, so get your Summer cook-out and picnic recipes ready and see how they stack up to your friends’ and neighbors’.  Come on, you are getting together with people for a cook-out on Monday anyway.  Why not prepare some of what you are having ahead of time and seeing how it stacks up on Sunday? Registration is necessary and can be done by calling the office at 315-539-9251. 

Registration by noon on Friday, May 22nd is a must!  For more information and to sign-up, please call Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension at 315-539-9251 or email