August 2014
Red Cross Volunteers Needed
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

To sign up for any of the following volunteer opportunities, please contact the American Red Cross in the Finger Lakes at 315-568-9436.

*Meals on Wheels Delivery Drivers in Northern Seneca County. Must be friendly, trustworthy, able to walk up and down stairs, and able to drive or ride in a vehicle for one-two hours making frequent stops to deliver meals to clients. 

*Disaster Responders for Ontario, Seneca and Yates Counties.  Must demonstrate commitment to the mission of the Red Cross, work with other team members to meet the immediate emergency needs of individuals and families affected by a disaster. and be 18 years of age or older.

*Receptionist in the Finger Lakes Chapter office in Seneca Falls.  Must be friendly, trustworthy and have strong communication skills. Duties include greeting visitors, answering multi-line phone system, taking accurate messages and assisting with special projects as needed.

*Blood Drive Volunteers in Ontario, Seneca and Yates Counties. Duties include registering donors, serving refreshments, monitoring donors after donation process is completed, and signing individuals up for their next donation.

For more information:
Marsha VanDusen
(315) 568-9436
Canandaigua Farmers Market
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Every Saturday from June 7th through October 25th 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.

 It is the 13th year of operation and its Ontario County's only farmer-run market.  The Canandaigua Farmers Market is an association of farmers and small scale food processors consisting of approximately 30 vendors who live within a limited radius of Canandaigua, NY.

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 1st to Oct. 27th 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 www.canandaiguafarmersmarket.com   or like the Canandaigua-Farmer’s Market on Facebook.

LymeAid For Melissa Beauty & Brunch Benefit
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy an easy-going picnic brunch, relax and get pampered while helping Melissa Simmons and her family fight Lyme Disease! She loves being with friends and family, and our wonderful Melissa deserves to be pampered and relax, too - so this event is going to do all that for her!

Treatments, medication, doctors visits to just outside of New York City are expensive! The proceeds from this benefit will help offset the cost of these expenses.

 

Rain or shine! JOIN US!

For more information:
Heather Alexander
(607) 592-3433
Chicken Barbecue
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Please join us for the last CHICKEN BARBECUE of the year @ Crystal Beach Fire Dept., 4468 Route 364/East Lake Rd., Canandaigua, NY(Tn. of Gorham), Saturday, August 30, 2014, beginning at Noon until sold out- dinner  includes half chicken, salt potatoes, macaroni salad, roll & dessert; price of meal $9.00.  There will be an end of the summer street dance from 7:00 - 11:00pm featuring Shackwater band and is free to the residents and guests of the Crystal Beach Fire District.

For more information:
CBFD
(585) 394-7434
Red Cross Blood Drive
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the Hall Fire Hall, Corner of Rt 14A & Wilson, Hall, NY, 14463, on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You are eligible to give blood if you are in generally good health, weigh at least 110 pounds and are 16 years of age or older.

To make an appointment, please call 1-800-733-2767. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred.

 

For more information:
Marsha VanDusen
(315) 568-9436
Red Cross Blood Drive
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the Seneca Community Church, 5738 State Rte 96, Romulus, NY, 14541, on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You are eligible to give blood if you are in generally good health, weigh at least 110 pounds and are 16 years of age or older.

To make an appointment, please call 1-800-733-2767. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred.

For more information:
Marsha VanDusen
(315) 568-9436
Seneca Heritage Day
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The MIddlesex Heritage Group has announced the annual Seneca Heritage Day is scheduled for Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Overacker Schoolhouse, corner of Route 364 and North Vine Valley Road.
This free event is open to the public and will include displays in the 1874 restored schoolhouse as well as guest speakers. Guest speaker, speaker, Peter Jemison, Ganondagan State Historic site, will focus on how the Seneca educated their children and 4 area residents who actually attended the Overacker School will be present to share their stories about the one room Middlesex school.
There will be games for children to play from that era, and we invite you to bring a picnic for a good old- fashioned family picnic outside the school house. Homemade pies/ice cream and water will be available for purchase.
Events will lead up to the annual bonfire on Bare Hill signaling start of the “Ring of Fire” around Canandaigua Lake.
Bring family and friends for a fun day of Middlesex History and Heritage. For more information call 585-554-6059

Labor Day Weekend Chicken BBQ
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Enjoy a great Labor Day Chicken BBQ at the Branchport United Methodist Church located at 3376 Guyanoga Road in Branchport. Dinner will be $8.50, kids meal $4.50 and chicken only $4.00.

Serving begins at 4:30pm. Come and join us!

For more information:
Sandi Perl
(315) 719-7827
Seneca Community Players Present "Company"
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM