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December 10, 2019 - 3:35pm
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December 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The Family Saturday Matinee at Richmond Memorial Library beginning at 10 a.m. on Dec. 21 will feature two holiday classics.

In the Gallery Room, these two films will be show back to back:

  • "A Charlie Brown Christmas Tree"
  • Dr. Seuss' "The Grinch"

For more information call the library at 343-9550.

Visit online here.

December 7, 2019 - 12:23pm
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December 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

The Boy Scouts of America, Iroquois Trail Council, is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of its Volunteer Service and Training Center, located at 102 S. Main St. in the Village of Oakfield on Saturday, Dec. 14.

Doors will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. A commemorative ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 1:30 p.m. 

The Council secured the location following an exhaustive search of properties in and around the Batavia area, which is central to its five-county service area.

December 6, 2019 - 4:33pm
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December 13, 2019 - 7:00pm

The story of the nativity, with all of its simplicity and grace, is featured in the Dec. 13 and 15 Christmas concerts of the Genesee Chorale.

Director Ric Jones has selected Ottorino Respighi’s “Laud to the Nativity,” and several old favorites with new arrangements he believes will delight the audience.

December 6, 2019 - 11:38am
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January 21, 2020 - 4:15pm

Visiting with relatives over the holidays may raise questions about the physical and cognitive health of family members.

Although some change in cognitive ability can occur with age, serious memory problems are not a part of normal aging. Recognizing the difference between normal aging and cognitive impairment can help identify when it may be time to see a doctor.  

December 5, 2019 - 2:58pm
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December 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

Dec. 19th will be the final History Trivia Night of 2019 at the Holland Land Office Museum! Trivia starts at 7 p.m .and costs $3 per person or $2 per member.

HLOM is located at 131 W. Main St. in the City of Batavia. Phone is 343-4727. Visit at:  www.hollandlandoffice.com

December 5, 2019 - 2:21pm
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December 17, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

Oakfield Community Bible Church will hold a dish-to-pass Senior Citizens Luncheon "We've Only Just Begun" on Tuesday, Dec. 17 with special entertainment by vocalist Amanda MacDonald, who will sing Christmas favorites.

Plus, the church's "very own Martha Stewart" aka Sandy Downing will present Christmas crafts.

Seniors are welcome to attend and enjoy an afternoon of fellowship with old and new friends.

Lunch service begins promptly at 11:30 a.m. The event ends at 1:30 p.m.

The church is located at 80 North Main St. in Oakfield.

December 5, 2019 - 1:57pm
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December 15, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
The Alexander Fire Department will be hosting their annual Breakfast with Santa at their Recreation Hall at 10708 Alexander Road, Attica, on Sunday, Dec.15th from 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
 
The all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will include scrambled eggs, French toast, pancakes, bacon, sausage, home fries, fruit, coffee, tea and juice.
 
Adults are $10; children 5-12 $5; 4 yrs and under free!
 
Fun activities for the kids, too!
December 3, 2019 - 3:49pm
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December 9, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

The band of musicians at First Presbyterian Church in Batavia, known as the Arise Band, will perform Christmas songs at T.F. Brown's Restaurant from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 9 while people have dinner.

It's a nice, simple way to share the spirit of Christmas with the community.

Stop by for a bite to eat and some Christmas music to cheer your soul. All are invited to listen. It's free.

Here's the link about it.

T.F. Brown's is located at 214 Main St. in the City of Batavia.

December 3, 2019 - 1:08pm
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December 3, 2019 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm

Staff members at Jackson Primary School are working today (Dec. 3) from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at McDonald's restaurant at 373 E. Main St. -- Eastown Plaza.

"McTeacher's Night" is a fundraiser for the school and 15 percent of all sales will go to Jackson Home School Association.

Plus, there will be a 50/50 raffle and basket raffles in the dining area at McDonald's.

If your child completes the coloring page on the back of last week's flier and brings it to McTeacher's Night, he or she will get a free ice cream cone or sliced apples!

December 3, 2019 - 12:02pm
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December 20, 2019 - 12:00am to 12:15pm

Durin B. Rogers, formerly the part-time judge for the City of Batavia, will assume the role and responsibilities as Batavia’s next full-time City Court judge at a swearing-in ceremony Friday, Dec. 20.

It will take place at noon in the City of Batavia Courtroom, located in the Genesee County Courts Facility, 1 W. Main St.

All are welcome to attend.

Rogers was elected to the full-time position on Nov. 5th and will take over for Judge Robert Balbick who is retiring at the end of the year.

December 2, 2019 - 4:07pm
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December 11, 2019 - 5:30pm

Notice is hereby given that there has been introduced before the Legislature of the County of Genesee, New York, Local Law Introductory No. 3, Year 2019, a Local Law in Relation to the Salaries of Genesee County Officers Elected or Appointed for a Fixed Term.

The Genesee County Legislature will conduct a Public Hearing on proposed local law Introductory at the Old Courthouse, 7 Main St., Batavia, at 5:30 p.m. on the 11th day of December.

All interested persons will be heard.

December 2, 2019 - 3:43pm
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December 3, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

A world-renowned photographer who specializes in tintype artistry and who is a Civil War historian will be the special guest at Pembroke Jr./Sr. High School tomorrow (Dec. 3).

Rob J. Gibson will give a free public presentation and demonstration in the evening from 6:30 to 9 in the school library entitled "Recreating the Past: The Vintage Photography of Rob Gibson."

December 2, 2019 - 3:37pm
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December 11, 2019 - 6:15pm to 8:30pm

The H.E. Turner & Co., Bohm-Calarco-Smith and Burdett & Sanford Funeral Homes are proud to present their 24th annual Service of Prayer & Remembrance at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11. All are invited.

Doors open at 6:15 p.m. for the service at Northgate Free Methodist Church, 8160 Bank Street Road, Batavia.

A candle in memory of your loved ones will be lit prior to the start of the service and remain that way throughout.

December 2, 2019 - 3:03pm
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December 5, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Batavia Society of Artists' Winter Art Show Opening Reception at the Richmond Memorial Library is this Thursday, Dec. 5th, from 6:30 - 8 p.m.
 
FREE -- All are welcome!
 
The library is located at 19 Ross St. in the City of Batavia.
November 29, 2019 - 5:33pm
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December 9, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

The third annual "Red Osier Landmark Restaurant Community Days --Winter Wonderland of Lights" will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. on the next two consecutive Mondays -- Dec. 2 and Dec. 9. 

The public is invited to the restaurant grounds at 6492 Main Road in Stafford to stroll through the "Winter Wonderland of Lights" featuring more than 2.5 million lights.

Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there and families are welcome to take free photos with them.

There will also be free horse and carriage rides and a free Petting Zoo.

November 29, 2019 - 5:31pm
posted by Billie Owens in Event.
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December 2, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

The third annual "Red Osier Landmark Restaurant Community Days --Winter Wonderland of Lights" will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. on the next two consecutive Mondays -- Dec. 2 and Dec. 9. 

The public is invited to the restaurant grounds at 6492 Main Road in Stafford to stroll through the "Winter Wonderland of Lights" featuring more than 2.5 million lights.

Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there and families are welcome to take free photos with them.

There will also be free horse and carriage rides and a free Petting Zoo.

November 27, 2019 - 3:27pm
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December 13, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) is holding office hours for Genesee County residents on Friday, Dec. 13.

The office hours will be attended by Hawley’s staff. The 139th Assembly District, represented by Hawley, includes all of Genesee County and portions of Western Monroe County.

“These office hours offer local residents an opportunity to share their thoughts, concerns and ideas regarding the issues facing state government,” Hawley said. “I strongly encourage those who are able to attend to come and make their voices heard.”

November 27, 2019 - 12:38pm
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November 30, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce encourages holiday shoppers to buy local Nov. 30 -- it's Small Business Saturday!

Many businesses are on board with this "Shop Small" campaign and are offering specials, deals, promotions, or freebies -- check it out!

November 26, 2019 - 3:13pm
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November 30, 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Le Roy Police Department is putting on a special charity event on Saturday, Nov. 30, to help Genesee County families in need this holiday season.

Le Roy PD will be joined by New York State Police -Troop A in Batavia, New York State Environmental Conservation Police, Genesee County Sheriff’s Office, Batavia Police Department, Corfu Police Department, Genesee County Probation and Rotary International.

November 26, 2019 - 2:57pm
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December 2, 2019 - 6:00pm

Hollwedel Memorial Library is hosting an awesome professional Christmas-themed magic show, open to the community, at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 2.

The free show, titled “Christmas Magic,” is being used as part of the library’s efforts to encourage children to read more during the holiday season.

The magic show is presented by professional magician Cris Johnson and will feature music, age-appropriate humor, fun magic, audience participation, and more. The show is intended for children ages 4-12 and any fun-loving adults.

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