April 2015
Peter Griggs – "500 Years of Music For Guitar"
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

The Community Preservation Committee will host internationally known guitarist/composer Peter Griggs in a concert, “500 Years of Music For Guitar” 

 Mr. Griggs will perform music for the classical guitar from the Renaissance to the Contemporary, including works by Gaspar Sanz, J.S. Bach, Bartolome Calatuyud, Django Rheinhardt, Thelonius Monk, Flamenco & Brazillian music as well as original Compositions.


Peter Griggs has performed more than 500 solo guitar concerts throughout the USA and at venues around the world to rave reviews: “Sizzling guitar playing” Dundee Courier (Scotland) “an almost unbelievable talent – Peter Griggs performs magic”Bergische Morning Post (Germany). He has recorded on numerous record labels including Folkways and Music of The World

For more information:
Kathy Walker
SFSS 6th Annual Mom-to-Mom Sale
9:30 AM - 12:30 AM

6th Annual St. Francis St. Stephen Mom-to-Mom Sale.

Saturday April 25th from 9:30am-12:30pm at DeSales High School Gym, 90 Pulteney Street and High Street.  Families come sell your children's outgrown and gently used clothes, toys, games, furniture, sports equipment, baby equipment and more...

Call (315)789-1828 to register and reserve your tables, $20/table. Asking $1 adult adminssion to the sale.

For more information:
Beth Bulkley
(585) 905-9515
4-H Forestry Workshop
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Yates County 4-H Offers Forestry Workshop April 19, 2015

The 4-H program of Cornell Cooperative Extension-Yates County will hold an introductory forestry workshop on April 19th from 2:00-5:00 PM.  Volunteer Master Forest Owners, trained through Cornell University, will lead participants through their woodlot near Branchport to explore wildlife habitat, learn about tree identification, and consider uses of different wood and forest plants.  Cost $2 per youth.  Open to all youth age 5 to 18;  parents or guardians welcome to stay.  Age 5 to 7 must be accompanied by an adult.  Call Cornell Cooperative Extension 4-H at (315) 536-5123 for details.  Must pre-register by April 16th.

For more information:
Barb McGuffie
(315) 536-5123
Syracuse Chorale Presents A Lincoln Legacy
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Sunday, April 19 at 4 p.m. at Hendricks Chapel on the SU campus. The concert marks the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's assassination and Central NY's role in the abolition and suffrage movements during the Civil War era. Advance tickets are $12, $15 at the door, and children 12 and under get in free.

For more information:
Renee Gadoua