April 2014
Photograph Drawing
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

The Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is conducting a drawing for two beautiful photographs taken and donated by Pauline Champlin. One photo is “Sunflowers in the Finger Lakes” and the other is “Apple Orchard & Keuka Lake in Springtime”. 

The photographs are being displayed in the main lobby of the hospital, 418 North Main Street, Penn Yan. Tickets are available at the Peppermint Parlor at Soldiers & Sailors, from members of the Auxiliary and volunteers at Soldiers & Sailors. Tickets are $1 each; 3 for $2 or 10 for $5. The drawing will be held on Friday, May 2. The holder of the first ticket drawn will get to pick the photograph he/she wants and the other one will go to the holder of the second ticket drawn. 

Proceeds from the drawing will be used by the Auxiliary to supports projects at the Hospital and Homestead, including the annual fund to enhance access to healthcare for area residents.

Blood Pressure Screening
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Nurses from Geneva General Hospital’s Acute Rehabilitation Department are offering monthly free blood pressure screenings and education at the Geneva Community Lunch Program held at the Geneva Methodist Church located at 340 Main Street.  This month’s screening is scheduled for Thursday, April 24 from 11:15 a.m. till 12:30 p.m. 

Free blood pressure screenings are also held the second Tuesday of each month in the Acute Rehabilitation Unit Dining Room at Geneva General Hospital from 1-3 p.m.  The entrance and parking is at the rear of the hospital. For more information call Diana Modera at (315)787-4464. For physician referral information call (315) 787-4060.

Talk by Jerid M. Fisher, author of “Upside Down”
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Talk by Jerid M. Fisher, author of “Upside Down,” Finger Lakes Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Dr., CANANDAIGUA, April 24, 11:30 a.m., D216 lecture hall, second floor, free, book about forensic psychologist’s effort to find out why a Rochester college professor murdered wife, (585) 785-1623.

For more information:
Lenore Friend
(585) 785-1623
Celebrity Guest Chef Pasta Nights
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

8th Annual Celebrity Guest Chef

Pasta Nights 2014 

Glenora Wine Cellars
Veraisons Restaurant
5435 State Route 14

Dundee, NY 14837



5:00 – 8:30pm 

$ 17.95 plus tax and gratuity - includes Fresh Garden Salad, Bread Basket, and unlimited trips to the Pasta Station! 

Every Thursday local celebrities will be front and center at the pasta buffet station to serve guests their freshly created dish of pasta.  A portion of the proceeds, each evening, will be donated to the charity of the Chef’s choice.  At the conclusion of the celebrity guest chef series, Glenora Wine Cellars matches the donation to the charity that brings in the most patrons.  Over the last seven years, Glenora Wine Cellars has donated more than $10,000 to local charities. 

Guests receives a fresh garden salad, a bread basket at their table, and unlimited trips to the pasta station.  At the pasta station, the Celebrity Chef  (with help from Veraisons staff), creates a custom-made dish of pasta from a selection of homemade sauces and ingredients including an array of meats, fresh vegetables, garlic and herbs.

 January 9th – American Cancer Society

January 16th – Spirit of Schuyler

January 23rd – Keuka Arts Festival

January 30th – Geneva Community Projects


February 6th – Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce

February 13th – Monty Stamp Education Foundation

February 20th – Still Available

February 27th – Watkins Glen Art Club


March 6th – Live Like Liz

March 13th – Finger Lakes Culinary Bounty

March 20th – Schuyler County SPCA

March 27th – Children’s Miracle Network


April 3rd – Schuyler Health Foundation

April 10th – Cobblestone Springs

April 17th– Girl Scouts of America

April 24th – Friends of the Outlet



The Lake Country Players, Inc
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

4th Thursday of each month:
The Lake Country Players, Inc., local community theater group, Serving the Finderlakes Region. Monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Schuyler County Human Services Complex, 323 Owego St., Montour Falls. All individuals welcome.

For more information:
Jane Daum
(607) 535-4139