August 2015
Lake to Lake Women Calendar
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

The Lake to Lake Women 2016 calendar is now on sale, featuring a color photo of Geneva at night by Neil Sjoblom.

Calendars are four dollars. Birthday, anniversary, memoriam and community meeting listings are 50 cents. For more details, call Nancy Taylor at (315) 789-2899 before August 10th.

Hector Presbyterian Church Attic Sale
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Attic Sale at Hector Presbyterian Church, Friday, 7/31 and Saturday, 8/1, 8 am to 4 pm, Sunday 8/2, 11 am to 4 pm.  5522 State Route 414, Hector, NY.  Antiques, collectibles, furniture, tools, toys and more.  

For more information:
Lois Carter
(607) 742-0301
Canandaigua Farmers Market
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Every Saturday from June through October the Canandaigua Farmer’s Market vendors offer farm fresh and local products including jams and jellies, mustards and maple syrup as well as mountains of fresh salad greens, brightly colored vegetables, sweet smelling flowers and plants, freshly baked goodies and golden local honey – just to name a few of the goodies available each week.

The market hours are from 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM each Saturday and is located in the pavilion on Mill Street, one block east of Main Street and runs from June 6st to Oct. 31th rain or shine from 8:30 am until 12:30 pm.  Just follow the yellow Farmers Market signs.  Sign up for a weekly email that will tell you what special items will be available that week – or learn more about the vendors by clicking on the   “meet the vendor page” on the market’s web site at   or like the Canandaigua Farmer’s Market on Facebook.

Port Byron Fire Dept. 10th Annual Classic & Antique Car Show
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The public is welcome to attend the Port Byron Fire Department's 10th Annual Classic and Antique Car Show and Swap Meet, Saturday August 1st, 9 am to 3 pm, at the Port Byron Central Schools, located on Route 31.

It'll be a  day of fun, food and music. All proceeds benefity the Port Byron Fire Dept.

Car Pre-Registration is $8.00. Car Registration, Day of the Show is $10.

Vendor Tables are $10.00.

Call David Ware - 315-406-1163 for further information.

In case of rain, rain date is Sunday August 2nd.

For more information:
David Ware
(315) 406-1163
First Presbyterian Church 7th Annual Community Wide Tailgate Festival
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church 7th Annual Community Wide Tailgate Festival     

112 South St. Auburn, NY -Saturday Aug 1st, 2015

9 a.m.-3 p.m. rain or shine

 Crafters, antiques, collectables, handmade jewelry, pillows, greeting cards, gift baskets, multi-family garage sales, jams/jellies, American Girl doll clothes, purses, books, home decor, coins,  quilts, toys, Kitchen & Fashion accessories, scarves, baked goods and lunch available-(hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage and sides).Quilt raffle. Proceeds benefit church ministries and missions.  

 Over 20 different vendors - great sale-don't miss it!  Free Admission.

For more information:
Martha Russell
(315) 889-5033
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
Summer Food
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Free lunches will be served every weekday starting on July 6th. To see the sites that are open and the times the meals are served go to the Summer food Program PY page on Facebook.

For more information:
Ashley Owens
Saturday Tours at Seneca Meadows
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


We had such a great response with our tours last summer, we’re doing it again! Come see the technology that protects your environment! Tours include stops at our falcon pen, recycling drop-off area, landfill cell, gas-to-energy plant and wetlands preserve. Call to reserve your spot! 315-539-5624

Location: Tours start at the Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 State Route 414, Seneca Falls

Date: Saturdays from June through September (except for holiday weekends), 11:00am

Cost: FREE

Program Type: Family

For more information:
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Vicki Dailey's photo.


For more information:
Vicki Dailey/Kim Kulp
(315) 719-5354
Bluebell Hopyard Tour and Tasting
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

We are a Local Fingerlakes Hop Grower in our 4th year of production growing Premium Hops for New York Breweries.  We are hosting our annual Tour and Tasting Event Saturday August 1st form 12-5 at the Hopyard located at 319 Cline Road, Victor NY.  We have Local breweries, Distillers, Food, Music, Raffles,  and Hop Tours.   Rain or Shine the event is covered and the venue is spectacular. $5 entry, $ Food and Beverages.

For more information:
Kurt Charland
(585) 781-0614
Keep Your Heart Up to Par Tournament
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The 19th annual “Keep Your Heart Up To Par” golf tournament is slated Monday,

August 3 at the Seneca Falls Country Club with a noon start. 

The tournament benefits the Geneva General Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation

patient scholarship fund. 

Players are being sought for the four-person scramble. Cost is $70 per person.

To sign up a team, call (315) 787-4596.

Chicken BBQ
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Chicken Barbecue, 5p.m. to 6:30 p.m. or until gone, Saturday, August 01, 2015, at Canoga Vol. Fire Hall, 3576 Route 89, Seneca Falls, N.Y. approx. 3 miles south of Cayuga Lake State Park to benefit Boy Scout Troop 88of Seneca Falls.  Menu will include: barbecued chicken, salt potatoes, cabbage salad, dinner roll and dessert. $9 for adults, $7 for children (1/4 chicken) or $6 for 1/2 chicken only.  Take out or eat in available. Tickets available day of BBQ at fire house starting at 9:00 a.m. or call 315-549-2539.

For more information:
Neil Walsh
(315) 209-0371
Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival's concert "On Wings of Song" takes place at Hunt Country Vineyards on Italy Hill Road in Branchport on August 1 at 7:30pm.  Members of the Manhattan Chamber Orchestra will perform: Thomas Goodheart, voice; Artistic Director Richard Auldon Clark, viola; Urara Mogi, violin 1; Maxim Levin, violin 2; and Peter Prosser, cello. The program will include Barber's "Dover Beach"; R.A. Clark's "Frederick Douglass" and Borodin's "String Quartet".

Concert includes a reception. Venue is wheelchair accessible.

Tickets are $25 each; Students FREE. Tickets may be purchased on line at, by sending a check (made out to FLCMF) to FLCMF, PO Box 605, Penn Yan, NY 14527, or at the door concert night depending on availability. Advance ticket purchase advised.

For more information:
Fran Bliek
(607) 227-2475
Catching Fireflies
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Catching fireflies is one of the best memories of childhood! Bring your kids to get in on the summertime fun! (Nets provided. Please bring a Mason jar.) Call to reserve your spot! 315-539-5624

Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center, Black Brook Road, Seneca Falls

Date: Saturday, August 1st, 7:30 – 8:30 pm

Cost: FREE

Program Type: Family

For more information:
(315) 539-5624