July 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.

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
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.

Rose Hill After Hours
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join the Geneva Historical Society and Billsboro Winery for Rose Hill After Hours, a history Happy Hour on the final Wednesday of the month during June, July and August. At Rose Hill After Hours, we will open up the grounds and the first floor of Rose Hill Mansion to participants for an informal program on a different topic each month. On July 29, visitors will meet ”Mrs. Swan” and join her in preparing a 19th-century tea cake in the Rose Hill kitchen. They will learn about cooking and life at Rose Hill in the mid 1800s. Although based on a long-standing school program, this experience is for adults 21 and over. Offered in partnership with Billsboro Winery, admission is $15 per person and includes one glass of Billsboro wine, unlimited lemonade, and light snacks. Wine will also be sold by the glass.

For more information:
Geneva Historical Society
(315) 789-5151
FREE Football & Cheerleading Camp
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

FREE Football & Cheerlading Camp

For Kids Aged 5-12

July 27-29, Monday - Wednesday

6-8pm

Fireman's Field, Seneca Falls

For more information:
Kelli
FREE Football & Cheerleading Camp
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

FREE Football & Cheerlading Camp

For Kids Aged 5-12

July 27-29, Monday - Wednesday

6-8pm

Fireman's Field, Seneca Falls

For more information:
Kelli
Informational Meeting on Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Have you ever wondered: What is Blue-Green Algae? Is it algae or a bacteria? Why is it sometimes called ‘cyanobacteria’? Why are there ‘blooms’? Am I contributing to this? What are the long term impacts?  Regardless of where you live in a watershed you may be effecting the occurrence of cyanobacteria.

An informational meeting on Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB) will be held on Wednesday, July 29th at the Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural  Museum, Karpinski Room, 6880 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

Agenda and speakers:

6:30 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions 

                        Judy Wright and Keith Severson, Agriculture Resource Educators, CCE Cayuga County

6:40 p.m.         Impact of Climate Change on our Lakes

                        Stefan Lutter, Environmental Resource Educator, CCE Cayuga County

7:00 p.m.         Conditions for Harmful Algal Blooms and Current Research

                        Nelson Hairston, Frank H. T. Rhodes Professor of Environmental Science, Cornell University

7:45 p.m.         Harmful Algal Blooms and Dog Health

                        David MacNeill, Fisheries Specialist, New York Sea Grant

8:00p.m.          Questions and Answers

8:30p.m.          Conclude

Interested in finding out what’s in the Owasco Lake water near you?  Nelson Hairston will be examining samples brought in under a microscope.  Bring in a sample in a clear glass jar for examination.

For more information contact Stefan Lutter (sml339@cornell.edu) CCE Cayuga County Environmental Resource Educator at 315-255-1183 ext. 229.

For more information:
Stefan Lutter
(315) 255-1183