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December 21, 2017 - 8:50am
posted by Howard B. Owens in Frost Ridge, Jam at the Ridge, music, entertainment, news.

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Two-time Grammy Award winner Travis Tritt will be in Le Roy on Aug. 25 to play a concert at The Ridge (Frostridge Campground).

Tritt is the first headliner announced for the annual summer concert series, Jam at the Ridge, by owners David and Greg Luetticke-Archbell. The venue's owners are still working on booking more acts for the season.

David and Greg expect to announce a headliner for Aug. 24 soon to make for a weekend of great music.

Tickets and campground sites for the weekend will go on sale after the first of the year.

December 9, 2017 - 7:05pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in GSO, music, entertainment, batavia, news.

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The Genesee Symphony Orchestra performs its annual Christmas concert tomorrow (Sunday) at 4 p.m. at St. Mary's Church in Batavia.

The program includes "Dance of the Tumblers" from Snow Maiden by Rimsky-Korsakov, Canadian Brass Christmas, "The Snowman," by Howard Blake and narrated by Laurence Tallman,  (top photo), Holiday Favorites with a special guest vocalist: "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas," "(There’s no place like) Home for the Holidays," "White Christmas," "Santa Claus is Coming to Town," "Sleigh Ride," and "Christmas Festival."

Tickets will be available at the door.

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December 8, 2017 - 10:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
October 19, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for a game night at Moonjava Cafe in Batavia! We will have over 40 board and card games for you to play: you only need to bring your gaming spirit and be prepared for hours of fun! Don’t know how to play a game or want to learn a new game? Decks, Dice, and Meeple’s Gaming Guides will be happy to teach you any of the games.
Moonjava Cafe’s friendly staff will be selling baked goods, coffees, and sandwiches. There will be a $5 cover charge to play as many games as you would like!

December 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
August 23, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm

You are invited to come to “August Fun Fest”
Theme: “Finding the Light of the World”
Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Batavia First United Methodist Church, 8221 Lewiston Rd., Batavia, NY
Activities: Interactive Games, Skits, Craft Projects, Emmanuel UM Church Worship Leaders Song Fest, Playground, Sand Table, Basketball Hoops, Praise Singing with Music & Motion DVD
Food: Pasta Dinner provided & S’mores!
No charge for food or event activities.
Public Welcome – All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
September 1, 2017 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Batavia High School Class of 1987 • 30th Reunion
Friday September 1st from 6-10pm
Batavia Country Club
Open Bar and Appetizers from 6-8
Band Rise Again (Ray Eighmey) 8-10pm
$35 per person

Contact Joe Fiannaca, [email protected]
or Stephanie Mogavero Choate, [email protected]

December 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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April 15, 2017 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

On Saturday (April 15), O’Lacy’s Irish Pub will celebrate 20 years of business in Downtown Batavia.
The all-day celebration will feature specials and giveaways. Live Celtic music will kick off at 8 p.m. by the Rochester group called “Himself.”
The public is invited to come celebrate at the pub and enjoy anniversary cake, which will be served at about 8:30 p.m.
The celebration and band will continue until 11 p.m.
O’Lacy’s is located at 5 School St. in the City of Batavia.
 

December 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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April 24, 2017 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm

A family tradition for more than 100 years comes to Batavia today — the Garden Brothers Circus. This is your last chance to see this circus with live elephants!
Plus there will be elephant rides, camel rides and pony rides and a Kids’ Fun Zone one hour before the show.
Performances at 4:30 and again at 7:30 p.m.
The Garden Brothers has everything you’d expect to see at a Circus.
“We are bringing an all new, fast paced; totally exciting show to town!”

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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June 23, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

The movie for this Special Edition of Reel Discussion for Adults is “A Beautiful Mind.”
From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash Jr. experienced it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery.

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
June 30, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Reel Discussion at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross St., Batavia.
Date & Time: Thursday, June 30th at 6 p.m.
Come view the movie and join us for a group discussion afterward. This month’s movie is “The Big Short.”

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
July 14, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross St., Batavia
Special Edition of Reel Discussions for Adults
Thursday, July 14th at 6 p.m.
The movie for this Special Edition of Reel Discussion for Adults is “Center Stage.”
A dozen adolescents have begun their training at the renowned American Ballet Academy, where they encounter tremendous physical and mental stress while vying for a coveted spot in a celebrated dance company.

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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July 28, 2016 - 10:15am to 2:00pm

The Genesee County AmeriCorps Program, in collaboration with the Genesee County and Batavia Youth bureaus, is planning the annual Safe Summer Children’s Carnival.
It is open to the public and will take place on Thursday, July 28, from 10:15 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Falleti Ice Arena, 22 Evans St., in Batavia. One dollar buys a ticket to play 10 games, and children can win “funny money” to redeem for prizes.

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
July 29, 2016 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Join us at the Richmond Memorial Library this summer for
Family Fridays at 2:30 p.m.

Find out about even more programs and events available to

ALL AGES!

Bring the whole family! Fun for all ages! Free!

No registration needed! 
July 29th – Magic Marlin 
August 5th – Party Productions with Flyin’ Brian & Nancy

Check out our flyers online!
Richmond Memorial Library
19 Ross St.
Batavia, NY 14020
(585)-343-9550 ext. 4
www.batavialibrary.org

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
September 17, 2016 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Genesee County Master Gardeners will be hosting their annual Fall Garden Gala from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, Sept. 17, at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Genesee County, 420 E. Main St. in Batavia.
There will be a plant sale featuring hardy perennials, house plants and local field grown mums. Fall is a good time to plant many perennials as they will have several months to grow a strong root system. There will also be a Chance Basket Auction, free soil pH testing and plenty of gardening advice from Master Gardeners.

December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
September 22, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Reel Discussion:
This month’s movie is “Me Before You.”
It’s about a girl in a small town who forms an unlikely bond with a recently paralyzed man she’s taking care of.
 

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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April 9, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Rummage & Baked Good Sale – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Rt 5 Stafford – Friday, April 8th from 9 am to 3 pm and Saturday, April 9th bag sale from 9 am to noon.

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
April 10, 2016 - 9:30am to 3:30pm

The Genesee Society of Model Engineers will be holding their semi-annual GREAT BATAVIA TRAIN SHOW Sunday, April 10, at the Clarion Hotel in Batavia, NY.  Details follow:

Show Name:      The Great Batavia Train Show
Date:                  Sunday, April 10
Location:            Clarion Hotel, Park Road, Batavia
Admission:       $5 adults, $2 under 18, free for children under 13.
Hours:                  9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Features:            Vendor tables, door prizes, free parking

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
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April 21, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

In celebration of County Government Month, families will get to learn about what all of our county departments have to offer. For a family of 4, it would cost $10 or $3 for an individual to visit all of the booths, receive dinner which consists of pizza, fruit, veggies, water and milk and each family leaves with a brand new board game of their choice!
The 13th annual Family Game Night will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, at County Building #2, located at 3837 W. Main Road, Batavia.

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
April 30, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Come join us in a fun card game geared for children 6+ up to Seniors. Everyone can enjoy a fun filled afternoon all while helping the VFW raise needed funds. The author also has a display of how the game began and where it is today. Local Author has other great ideas on how this game can be integrated in your everyday life. All work and no play makes WHAT?? I am proof that a family PLAYS together stays together. I am one of 10!!

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
May 14, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

Unplug and enjoy quality, family time for all ages at The Salvation Army on East Main Street, Batavia.
Starting at 7 p.m. there will be games and activities for all ages and families. This includes adult coloring and puzzles, bounce house, and at 7:30 an adult Yahtzee contest.
There will also be Wii Frisbee Disk Golf and Outdoor Challenge, apples to apples, headbands and more! At 9 p.m. there will be a teen life-size Tic-Tac-Toe game.
Plus popcorn and snacks, too!

December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
posted by Session Placeholder in entertainment.
Event Date and Time: 
June 3, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

On Friday, June 3rd, the annual Sons and Mothers Mud Run will be held at John Kennedy School in Batavia.

It is sure to be a fun, muddy, messy event!

There will be cool new obstacles, two DJ’s, food, and hopefully a few volunteers from the City fire department will be there at the “hosing down” station.

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