BULLETIN BOARD: Calendar of events
UNTIL APRIL 30
Bin and mask cleaning challenge: April 10-30. For 8 to 18 year olds. The Penn Yan Public Library encourages young people to go out and pick up litter. Whoever collects the most will win a $ 15 gift certificate to the Keuka Candy Emporium. A $ 5 bonus gift certificate will be given to whoever collects the most abandoned masks. Share photos of what you’ve picked up using #PYPLCleanup or email them to [email protected] before 5 p.m. on April 30.
UNTIL MAY 3
Silver Event jewelry sale: From April 17 to May 3. Proceeds go to helpers at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital. Charge and flow accepted. Visit silverevents.org for more information.
UNTIL MAY 22
Meet the artists: 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays from April 10 to May 22, Pat Rini Rohrer Gallery, 71 S. Main St., Canandaigua. Meet some of the artists who celebrate ‘Canandaigua in Bloom’. Line-up: Cindy Harris (April 10), Cheryl Leonard (April 17), Kathleen Connor (April 24), Judy Soprano (May 1), Margaret Post (May 8), Pat Rini Rohrer (May 15) and Steve BonDurant (May 22 )).
WEDNESDAY APRIL 21
Walk-in screening mammograms: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 21, Diagnostic Imaging / Radiology Department, Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 N. Main St., Penn Yan. Uninsured patients can call 877-803-8070 to see if they are eligible for free screening. For information: 315-531-2544.
Preparation for employment for women: 10 a.m. on April 21 via Zoom. For residents of the County of Ontario aged 18 and over. Learn how to create an effective and up-to-date CV. Visit woodlibrary.org to register.
Wednesday Story Time: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. April 21, Gorham Free Library, 2664 State Route 245, Gorham. A weekly time for kids and families to enjoy stories, crafts and snacks. Theme: “Earth Day and gardening”. For information: 585-526-6655.
American Red Cross Blood Drive: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 21, Finger Lakes Medical Associates, 200 North St., Geneva. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
Hobart and William Smith College Speaker Series: 7 p.m. April 21th. Mark Deutschlander will present “Birds in our Landscape: Tracking Spring Migration”. Visit woodlibrary.org to register.
THURSDAY 22 APRIL
Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention (virtual): Tuesdays and Thursdays, from April 6 to 29. For those aged 60 and over, as well as for caregivers. Provided by the Ontario County Office for Aging with instructor Jamie Buttaccio. Must have access to an iPad or device with a camera. Call 585-396-4046 to register.
COVID-19 and caregiving: 11 a.m. on April 22. For caregivers. Discuss how to care for people at home or in the community, the latest CDC guidelines, caregiver de-stressing tactics, and meaningful activities around the home. Call 800-272-3900 or visit communityresourcefinder.org to register.
Crafter School Special: 4 p.m. April 22 via YouTube. For grades K-5. Craft: “Creeping Creatures”. Visit woodlibrary.org to sign up for a material bag.
Tai Chi lessons: 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. April 22, Gorham Free Library, 2664 State Route 245, Gorham. Feel better while focusing and de-stressing yourself. Registration required. For information: 585-526-6655.
Farmington Agricultural Advisory Committee: 6:30 p.m. April 22, Farmington Town Hall, 1000 County Road 8, Farmington.
“How Nestlé made life easier in upstate New York”: 7 p.m. April 22. Author Jim Farfaglia will tell why the Swiss founders of Nestlé chose Fulton for their first plant in the United States. Organized by the Club des Antiquaires des Finger Lakes and the Société Historique de Genève. Registration required before April 22 at noon. For information: genevahistoricalsociety.com or 315-789-5151.
Ontario Arc Wine Mixer kicks off: 7 p.m. April 22 via GoToMeeting. The Virtual Wine Blender runs from 9 a.m. on April 22 to 9 p.m. on April 25 to benefit Ontario Arc. Visit ontarioarc.org/winemixer for more information.
The playwrights play readings: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 15 to May 27. Actors from across the country will perform in 14 plays. Visit genevatheatreguild.org or facebook.com/GenevaTheatreGuild for more information.
FRIDAY 23 APRIL
American Red Cross Blood Drive: 1 to 5:30 p.m. April 23, Center Court, Eastview Mall, 7979, chemin Pittsford-Victor, Victor. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
Craft cafe and crafts for tweens and teenss: 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. April 23, Gorham Free Library, 2664 State Route 245, Gorham. Whip up a fancy drink and sit down for some fun doing a project. For information: 585-526-6655.
SATURDAY APRIL 24
American Red Cross Blood Drive: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 24, Phelps United Church, 58 Main Street, Phelps. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
Drugs while driving: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 24, Wegmans, 345 boulevard Est, Canandaigua. Dispose of expired and unusable medications, liquids and sharps in puncture-proof containers.
Pulled pork / chicken barbecue: 2 to 5 p.m. April 24, Ontario County Historical Society Museum, 55 N. Main Street, Canandaigua. Supplied by FLX BBQ Co. Product benefits OCHS. Presale only. $ 15. For information: ochs.org or 585-394-4975.
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