It was a busy fun-filled weekend! My daughter’s junior prom (yes I had to take out the island girl braids from my hair as per her request that I look more like a mom haha) and Mother’s Day hike and brunch in Naples. Life is good! I even had the pleasure of meeting a loyal and dedicated FLC subscriber Friday night after Sam’s Lax game and got a pic with her 🙂 Then Saturday when we picked up the prom flowers at Rockcastle, the owner yelled out to me “Blue Skies”! Ahhhhh….We truly are all connected and it makes life so sweet!
The Farmer’s Market is SAT, May 19th, 10-11am behind Byrne Dairy! Then (June 2) weekly at Mill St!
LIVE & LOCAL
Peacemaker Brewing Co 396-3561 *Now open Mon, 5-9p*!
Mondays – 80’s Metal Monday! , 5pm
Wednesdays- Vinyl (& Euchre) Night , 6-9pm
Thursdays – Trivia w/ Scott & Sherr y (Brain Teaser)
Fri, May 18 – Sam Swanson , 6-9pm
Sat, May 19 – Jack West , 6-9pm
Jose & Willy’s, 905-0017
Tuesdays – Open Jam , 8pm (Wings $6.50/dozen)
Wednesdays – Karaoke is now EVERY Wed! , 7:30pm! (Kitchen Open)
Fri, May 18 – Blues Farm, 8pm-12am
Sat, May 19 – Wolf Mountain , 8pm-12am
Sun, May 20 – Whiplash & Son , 3-6pm AND Karaoke, 8pm-12am!
Pickering Pub, 396-9060, Now open 4pm, daily!
Fri & Sat- DJ Fig
The Upstairs Bistro, NYWCC, 394-7070
Fri, May 18 – Ben Haravitch , 7-10pm
Nick’s Chophouse, 393-0303
Fri, May 18 – Brian Lindsay, 7:30-10:30pm
Sat, May 19 – Marco, 7:30-10:30pm
Young Lion Brewing, 412-6065
Fri, May 18 – Isaiah , 6-10pm
CBC (Canandaigua Brew Company), 394-8485
Wed, May 23- Karaoke w/ DC Entertainment , 8:30pm (every other Wed)
Fri, May 18- Karaoke w/ DC Entertainmen t, 8:30pm NOW EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT!
Every Thurs – Karaoke w/ DC Entertainment, 7pm-11pm
Noble Shephard Brewery, Bristol (585) 229-7661
Fri, May 18 – Local Honey, 5:30-7:30pm
Sat, May 19 – Nate Michaels, 5:30-7:30pm
Reinvention Brewing Co, Manchester (585)289-7309
***First Anniversary Bash!*** May 19 & 20 – Open Sat 12-8pm & Sun 12-5pm.
Black Hart BBQ serving both days! Live Music: Sat. 1-4: Brad & Anna Acoustic Duo , Sat. 5-8: My Cat Jack , Sun. 2-5: Tom Chamberlain
VB Brewery, Victor, (585)902-8166
Tuesdays – Open Mic!
Fridays – 7pm Team Trivia . Free to play. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd places and unlimited team size. Feel free to bring a picnic – Pizza D’s open next door!
Sat, May 19- Franklin Mint Band, 7-10pm
Roots Cafe. Naples, (585) 374-9800
Sat, May 19 – Owen Eichenserh , 8-11pm. No Cover. *Try Kombucha craft cocktails! So good!
Brew & Brats at Arbor Hill, Naples 531-4113 Fri 4-9, Sat 12-9p, Sun 12-7pm
Fri, May 18 – ViewBoard Mountain Boys host Open Mic , 6-9pm
Sat, May 19 – Peg & The Fiddler Concert , 6-9pm
The Naples Hotel, 374-5630
Thurs – Open Jukebox , 8pm-12am
Fri, May 18 – Karaoke, 8pm-12am
Sat, May 19 – Tropical Cream, 8p-12am
Waterside Wine Bar, Phelps, (585) 752-1634
Live Music on Saturdays, 7-10pm
Monaco’s Coffee, Geneva (315) 787-0397
Wednesdays- Open Mic , 6-9pm
Bottomless Brewery, Geneva (315)325-4380
Sat, May 19 – Big Blue House, 6-9pm
Tiki Bar North @ Stivers Seneca Marine, (315) 789-5520
Thurs, May 17 – Annie Rhodes, 6-9pm
Sun, May 20 – Nate Michaels, 6-9pm
Ramada, Geneva, (315) 789-5677
Sat, May 19 – Michael Gonzalez , 8-11pm (Pier House)
Club 86, Geneva, (315)789-4955
No Struggle, No Progress is Sunday, May 20th at Sonnenberg!!!
2018 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass. He lived and worked in Rochester, New York from 1847 to 1872. Many identify those years as some of the most treasured and dynamic years in the life of the great orator, author, and freedom fighter. To celebrate, honor, and recognize the life and legacy of this visionary, a production, No Struggle, No Progress, will be presented at Sonnenberg Gardens, from 2 – 4 pm on Sunday, May 20. Reception to follow performance.
This multimedia production includes visual images, dance, music, and the words of Frederick Douglass and fellow freedom fighters and will feature the North Star Players, directed by David A. Shakes, and Thomas Warfield, dancer. Event is free and open to public with paid park admission of the special discounted price of $7 . (Discounted park admission price begins at 1 pm.
Library Proposition on Canandaigua School District Ballot. Tues, May 15 I 7AM-9PM. Look for Proposition #2 which asks voters to authorize the Canandaigua School District to levy and collect an annual tax for Wood Library in the amount of $668,000. The $20,000 levy increase will add a total of $1.29 to the tax bill of a property assessed at $150,000. Vote at the Elementary School Link Gym, 90 W Gibson St, Canandaigua and at the Cheshire Fire Hall, Route 21S, Cheshire. For more information, go to woodlibrary.org/vote .
Canandaigua Writers Fair. Thurs, May 17 I 6-8PM. Local authors will read from their recent works: Hope Moffett, Peg Osborne, Mike Coyle, Sally Crosiar, Joan Baier, Julie Cummins, C. T. Collier, and Karen Sorce.
Biblio-bop Dance Party. Sat, May 19 I 10:30-11:15AM
Ages 1-5. Dance, hop and bop to music.
Emergency Preparedness Awareness. Fri, May 25 I 10:30-11:30AM
Learn how to prepare, respond to, and recover from natural, man-made, and technological disasters. A partnership between New York State and the American Red Cross.
Game Night. Fri, May 25 I 6:30-8:00PM. Grades 6-12. Play in the library after hours. Xbox One, retro gaming, or play on our computers.
Spring Book Sale. Fri, June 1 to Sun, June 10. There is something for everyone at Wood Library’s spring book sale. See library website for hours. No admission fee.
More information about library services and programs can be found atwoodlibrary.org or by calling 585-394-1381
Diabetes Support Group Plans Group Walk Wednesday
At 5 p.m. this Wednesday, May 16, the Diabetes Support Group hosted by UR Medicine Thompson Health plans to meet for a group walk along Ontario Pathways as they discuss “Being Active.” Call (585) 396-6233 to RSVP and get directions.
Breast Cancer Support Group Meets Wednesday
The Breast Cancer Support Group hosted by UR Medicine Thompson Health meets this Wednesday, May 16, at 7 p.m. at the Dr. Laurie Sands and Constellation Brands Breast Imaging Center, Suite 103, 195 Parrish St., Canandaigua (enter through 229 Parrish St.). No RSVP is necessary. For more information, call (585) 394-3302.
RAIN OR SHINE! COME ON OUT FOR WINE, BEER, SPIRIT, & KOMBUCHA TASTINGS!
Know someone graduating from FLCC?
Finger Lakes Community College will celebrate its 50th commencement on Saturday, May 19, with the processional starting at 1:45 p.m. at Constellation Brands Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center, adjacent to the main campus building.
There are no limits on the number of attendees each graduate can have. All information about commencement is online at flcc.edu/commencement.
Finger Lakes Television will broadcast commencement live on Spectrum cable channel 1304. All Finger Lakes TV content is simultaneously webcast at fingerlakestv.org/live. Tune in at 1:40 p.m. on May 19 for commencement. A recording of the commencement ceremony will air on Finger Lakes Television at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 27.
Canandaigua The Medicine Shoppe brings notice of this awesome event to you.
CANANDAIGUA FITNESS! Home of the $5 Classes…The no hassle (no sign-up fee, application, or difficult parking) way to get in shape! We are located inside Cobblestone Arts Center at 1622 Route 332…across from Farmbrook Housing Development. Click on schedule to see larger and get class descriptions.
Come join us to experience the incredible Nate Coffey on May 17th 8:30pm at WildHeart Art Studio~Vintage~Gifts at 92 South Main Street! A Rochester Musican with an amazing talent! Event is free and if you are creating an art project at Open Studio you can register below and save your art space! Check out all the fun workshops for May!
May 21st~ Art ~Ink &Drink at 3 Heads Brewery Rochester NY ~ 7-8; 30
Come and join us as we create landscapes with alcohol inks! Each participant will create 2 5 x 7 art pieces~ Fun and unique and no experience required!
All supplies included plus a free beer~ $35.00
May 22nd~ Art ~Ink & Drink at WildHeart Art Studio -6:30-8:00pm
Come and join us for creating landscapes with alcohol ink! Each participant will create 2 5 x 7 art pieces~Fun and unique and no experience required! All supplies included along with refreshments and a glass of wine~$40.00
May 29th~” Vintage Beach Houses “at Wildheart Art Studio ~6:30-8pm Have fun creating these beautiful vintage style beach houses on an 8 x 10 canvas with all the unique details one would expect using collage papers, paper ephemera, metal embellishments and unique finds!
No experience needed just a desire to be creative!
All supplies included~ refreshments and a glass of wine~ $45.00
Join us this summer for many exciting and unique workshops and events! CoffeeHouse Art Jam Nights,Art journaling, fairy houses, Gypsy Art Jeans, Intuitive Painting, unique art journals and Talking Sticks just to name a few! So come and join us and experience a unique and fun art journey!
Bloomfield Garden Club’s 44th annual Plant Sale will be held Friday May 18 from 9-5 and Saturday May 19 from 9-12 at the Bloomfield Historical Academy Bldg, 8 South Ave, Bloomfield. The sale features annuals, herbs, vegetables, hanging baskets and home grown perennials. The proceeds support our many charitable & garden projects. The public is invited. For more information, call 585-657-4489.
TIMBUCHA KOMBUCHA IS HERE! Try it near you (see list below)!
*FREE sampling this Friday at the Inn on the Lake’s Customer Appreciation Night! Rain/shine @ Sandbar! 6-8pm
Canandaigua: St. George’s Grocery on East Lake Rd (Pizza Sangiorgi), Peacemaker Brewery, Twisted Rail, Inn on the Lake, The Greenfront, Eric’s Office, Jose & Willys, The Beverage Center (drive thru), The New York Wine & Culinary Center (Tasting Room and Upstairs Bistro), Icon Salon, & Simply Crepes – Canandaigua
Other places: Federal Hollow Staples (Rushville), Brown Hound Bistro inside the Memorial Art Gallery (Rochester), Simply Crepes (Pittsford), Railside Market (Victor), Warfields (Victor), Kindred Fare (Geneva), Monaco’s Coffee (Geneva), Roots (Naples), Rennoldson’s Market (Naples), & Bar Louie (Henrietta)!
Interested in joining the City of Canandaigua Republican Committee? We are now having a consistent monthly meeting the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7pm at the Inn On The Lake. All are welcome. Call Emily 330-0526.
Town of Canandaigua Democrats. Click here for more info or email us.
Conservative Party meetings: Click here for Facebook page
Seneca Soundwaves Chorus of Sweet Adelines meets every Saturday from 9:30 AM til Noon at the Good Shepherd Church, 320 South Pearl St.,Email for info
The Rotary Club of Canandaigua meets every Thursday, 12:15pm at the American Legion.
Canandaigua Lions Club Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 7:00p (Sept-June). Wood Library 134 North Main Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424 .
The Ontario County Lyme Support Group will hold its meetings the third Wednesday of every month at the Canandaigua Fire Hall, 335 S. Main Street, Canandaigua, NY. 6:30-8pm
The Parkinsons Support Group of the Finger Lakes will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 30 1 pm at Wood Library (134 N. Main Street, Canandaigua). All are welcome; handicapped accessible. Christopher T. Tarolli, MD, Senior Instructor Movement Disorders, University of Rochester will speak on the topic “Deep Brain Stimulation: Surgery, After Care, Expectations”. After the speaker, we will have refreshments and breakout groups of those with PD and their caregivers. For more information, contact Barbara (585-317-5411 ).
* THANK YOU for continuing to email me with upcoming community meetings! It is FREE to get your meetings noticed and attended! Just email!