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September 14, 2019 - 12:25pm
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September 15, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

The Pembroke Corfu District Kiwanis Club will hold their 12th Annual Car Cruise & Fall Festival on Sunday, Sept. 15, at Pembroke Town Park on Route 77 (next to the high school).

Time is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain or shine!

Why not take a ride in the country and head over to the Pembroke Town Park (8799 Alleghany Road (Route 77)) for an afternoon of fun, and support a great cause at the same time?

September 13, 2019 - 1:33pm
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October 23, 2019 - 1:00pm
Each semester, the Fashion Program at Genesee Community College hosts its Fashion Speaker Series, which introduces students to experts from all areas of the booming industry.

The first speaker in the 2019-2020 series will be lecturer, writer and fashion aficionado, John A. Tiffany, who presents "DAWN: The Career of Legendary Fashion Retailer Dawn Mello" at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, in room T102 on GCC's Batavia Campus.

The event is free and open to the public.

September 13, 2019 - 12:08pm
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September 19, 2019 - 7:30pm

Ithaca Beer Co. and Batavia Downs announced today they will launch the sale of the new Thurmanator Beer at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19th at the 34 Rush Sports Bar.

“We’ve been looking forward to this special release for some time," said James Sapienza, head of Brand Development for Ithaca Beer Co. “The Thurmanator beer is an easy-drinking lager we hope will score big with hardcore Buffalo football fans, as well as those seeking a refreshing and crisp, light golden lager with a subtle sweetness and restrained hop character that lends a gentle floral quality and clean finish.”

September 12, 2019 - 6:29pm
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October 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Back and expanded by popular demand, please join the Holland Land Office Museum for a Westside Ghost Walk on one more Friday in October.

The walk will be led by Connie Boyd at 7 p.m. on Oct. 25.

Take a walk on the Westside and hear tales of murders, hangings, grave robbing, ghosts and other eerie happenings from Batavia's past.

Hear stories of Joseph Ellicott, E. N. Rowell and other famous and infamous Batavians.

Admission is $10 and reservations are required.

September 12, 2019 - 6:24pm
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October 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Back and expanded by popular demand, please join the Holland Land Office Museum for a Westside Ghost Walk on two more Fridays in October.

The walks led by Connie Boyd will take place at 7 p.m. on Oct. 18 and 25.

Take a walk on the Westside and hear tales of murders, hangings, grave robbing, ghosts and other eerie happenings from Batavia's past.

Hear stories of Joseph Ellicott, E. N. Rowell and other famous and infamous Batavians.

Admission is $10 and reservations are required.

September 12, 2019 - 6:22pm
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October 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Back and expanded by popular demand, please join the Holland Land Office Museum for a Westside Ghost Walk on three Fridays in October.
 
The walks led by Connie Boyd will take place at 7 p.m. on Oct. 11, 18, and 25.
 
Take a walk on the Westside and hear tales of murders, hangings, grave robbing, ghosts and other eerie happenings from Batavia's past.
 
Hear stories of Joseph Ellicott, E. N. Rowell and other famous and infamous Batavians. 
 
Admission is $10 and reservations are required.
September 12, 2019 - 6:09pm
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October 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us to meet the famous and infamous movers and shakers who shaped and influenced the City of Batavia on Saturday, Oct. 26th, when the Batavia Cemetery Association will host a candlelight guided ghost walk through the Historic Batavia Cemetery on Harvester Avenue in Batavia.

The guided tour on candlelit paths will bring guests to meet men and women of Batavia, who, for various reasons, held great power and exerted great influence in their day, were victims of tragic events, or both.

September 12, 2019 - 4:48pm
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September 17, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Sixth Annual Taste of Independence food-sampling extravaganza is being held by Independent Living of the Genesee Region (ILGR) from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at Ascension Parish -- Slomba Hall, 17 Sumner St., Batavia.

Guests can try some signature dishes of the Genesee region’s finest restaurants, plus a Live Auction, a basket raffle and 50/50 split club.

September 12, 2019 - 7:01am
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October 5, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am

The Committee to Elect Judge Rogers invites the public to come meet with part-time Batavia City Court Judge Durin Rogers for coffee and a conversation from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 5 at the Richmond Memorial Library.

This is another great opportunity for the residents of Batavia to learn more about the job of the Batavia City Court judge, answer questions about the election process; and get to know Rogers.

This will be Rogers' second round of meet and greets for this election following his successful Primary win.

September 12, 2019 - 6:59am
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September 25, 2019 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

The Committee to Elect Judge Rogers invites the public to come meet with part-time Batavia City Court Judge Durin Rogers for coffee and a conversation from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.on Sept. 25 at the Holland Land Office and from  9:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 5 at the Richmond Memorial Library.

This is another great opportunity for the residents of Batavia to learn more about the job of the Batavia City Court judge, answer questions about the election process; and get to know Rogers.

September 11, 2019 - 12:23pm
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September 17, 2019 - 6:30pm

Pumpkin Tray Painting Class at Richmond Memorial Library

Tuesday, Sept. 17th at 6:30 p.m.

Join us at the Richmond Memorial Library as Krystyna shows you how to make a painted pumpkin tray.

Registration required and a $10 materials fee due at time of registration.

For more information, call the library at 343-9550 or log onto www.batavialibrary.org

The library is located at 19 Ross St. in the City of Batavia.

September 11, 2019 - 11:10am
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September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

FED Talks are an evening of savory meals, exciting talks, and group conversations on a series of topics that the contemporary church must address. Pairs of speakers will give talks that challenge, entertain and inspire.

Be fed twice in body and soul, as we journey together in discussing how our mission to be hope in the world involves entering into areas of great tension, but also great need.

At this FED talk, we will be welcoming Ryan Bobzin and Jose Rene Ortiz as they discuss overcoming drug addiction.

September 10, 2019 - 5:17pm
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September 20, 2019 - 5:00pm

Join Genesee Community College's Homecoming Weekend celebration, which begins with the Cougar Crawl on Friday, Sept. 20.

It kicks off at Ken's Charcoal Pits on at 5 p.m., located at 59 Main St., with a unique stroll through Downtown Batavia to visit local businesses, enjoy special treats, signature drinks and exclusive activities in route. Register here to join the crawl for just $20 per person!

September 10, 2019 - 4:13pm
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September 22, 2019 - 8:30am

The annual Homecoming Weekend celebration at Genesee Community College now includes a brand new event -- the SUNY GCC 5K for the Future!

This new event, being held in memory of GCC's former Director of Development and External Affairs, Rick Ensman, will contribute all proceeds to GCC's Fund for the Future dedicated to student scholarships.

The SUNY GCC Walk/Run 5K for the Future begins on Sunday, Sept. 22, at 9 a.m. on GCC's Batavia Campus. The course is USATF certified and just $35 per participant.

September 10, 2019 - 3:57pm
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September 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 9:00pm

At 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21 a variety of fun activities continue as part of Homecoming Weekend at Genesee Community College in Batavia at the Richard C. Call Arena. Admission is FREE and the entire community is invited!

September 10, 2019 - 3:32pm
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September 18, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Genesee County Job Development Bureau is hosting a Job Fair from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at the One Stop Career Center, 587 E. Main St., Eastown Plaza, Suite 100, Batavia.

No RSVP or fee is required – just show up on Sept. 18th, dressed professionally, bring plenty of resumes, and put your best foot forward!

Whether you are hoping to find a fresh start, a better job, or a new career direction; job seekers will find a wealth of exciting opportunities at the Job Fair.

September 9, 2019 - 11:17am
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September 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 6:30pm

The Salvation Army is hosting a Chicken BBQ and Harvest Festival Auction on Saturday, Sept. 14th at its facility at 529 E. Main St. in Batavia.

“We have had such a wonderful outpouring of support from the community each year and we are thrilled to see the same positive success again this year,” said Capt. Rachel Moore who, along with her husband, Lt. Bradley Moore, are the local leaders of The Salvation Army of Batavia and Greater Genesee County.

September 8, 2019 - 4:38pm
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October 12, 2019 - 7:00pm

The Batavia High School Class of 1989 will celebrate its 30th class reunion at Center Street Smokehouse, located at 20 Center St. in Batavia, on Saturday, Oct. 12.

The event starts at 7 p.m.

Ticket prices are $15 per person, which includes appetizers and money to use toward purchasing a brick that will be placed at the new Daniel A. VanDetta Stadium at Woodward Field in our class name.

If you are interested in attending, you may purchase a ticket by Venmo @Melissa-Kasmarek or paying at the door.

There will be a cash bar.

September 6, 2019 - 4:47pm
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October 2, 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Crossroads House is presenting their seventh annual Spaghetti Western Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 2nd, at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 Main St. in Batavia.

There will be live music by the band DSP for those of you who would like to sit a spell and enjoy a delicious meal.

Dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m., or until sold out. Take outs will also be available, from 4-6:30 p.m. A free will offering will be taken at the door.

Come on out for a great dinner, Western-themed décor, and help support comfort care in our community!

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