May 2015
Meatloaf Dinner
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

Meatloaf Dinner - Wednesday, May 20th 5:30 at the United Church of Phelps, 58 Main St., Phelps. Dinner includes: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, grren beans, veggie salad, applesauce, cheddar biscuits & assorted cream pies for dessert. Cost is $7.00. Please RSVP to the church office at 548-2772.

For more information:
Marsha Gibbs
(315) 548-2772
Farmland Protection Program Informational Meeting
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Date: Thursday May 7th

Time:  9:00 AM- 10:30 AM

Location: Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Conference Room, 308 Main Street Shop Center, Waterloo, NY, 13165 

Do you have farmland in Seneca County you want to protect from development? 

Come to our informational meeting about the NYS Farmland Protection Program. Elizabeth Newbold, from the Finger Lakes Land Trust, will speak about the program and you will learn more about the application process. We’ll also discuss the process for submitting a pre-application to the Seneca County Agriculture Enhancement Board, which will then rank them and submit them to the Finger Lakes Land Trust or The New York Agricultural Land Trust (NYALT). 

This meeting will be held at the Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Conference Room at 9:00 am on Thursday May 7th. Please pre-register for this event- registration is free. 

For registration and more information, go to  Questions can be directed to Derek Simmonds, at 315-539-9251 or  

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
Performance Class Concert
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
For more information:
Lenore Friend
(585) 785-1623