Calendar of Events

Geneseo provides residents and visitors with a wide variety of activities that appeal to all ages and interests. Please browse through our many events, which we attempt to keep as current as possible. Our sister website, www.geneseony.org, contains schedules of governmental organizations and meetings.

If you would like to submit an event, click HERE.

Sep
20
Fri
Homecoming & Family Weekend @ SUNY Geneseo
Sep 20 all-day

SUNY Geneseo will host a combined Homecoming and Family Weekend, Sept. 20 –21. Alumni and parents registering for the celebration will enjoy plenty of opportunities to catch up with classmates, students, faculty and staff, as well as catch a glimpse of what life’s like at SUNY Geneseo.

Sep
21
Sat
Homecoming & Family Weekend @ SUNY Geneseo
Sep 21 all-day

SUNY Geneseo will host a combined Homecoming and Family Weekend, Sept. 20 –21. Alumni and parents registering for the celebration will enjoy plenty of opportunities to catch up with classmates, students, faculty and staff, as well as catch a glimpse of what life’s like at SUNY Geneseo.

8th Annual Gala in the Valley @ National Warplane Museum
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm


2019 Gala in the Valley

National Warplane Museum
5pm VIP Event,  6PM Gala
Emcee  Nikki Rudd,  WHEC News 10
Click here for Gala Flyer

Sep
25
Wed
Walter Harding Lecture: Composer Gregory Spears @ Doty Recital Hall at SUNY Geneseo
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm

Composer Gregory Spears. (Image provided)

Composer Gregory Spears will deliver the 2019 Walter Harding Lecture. Spears’ lecture, “Thoreau and Music,” is free and open to the public.

Full press release

 

Sep
28
Sat
Workshop on Pressing @ Watershed Education Center at Vitale Park
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chicken Barbecue Benefit @ Groveland Federated Parish
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm

Benefits the Groveland Federated Parish.
Begins at 4 PM and lasts until it is gone!
Takeouts available / No pre-sale tickets

Barbecued Chicken (1/2 chicken)
Salt Potatoes • Beans • Roll • Coleslaw
Dessert

Oct
3
Thu
Ecumenical Book Review @ Wadsworth Library
Oct 3 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

ebrScheduled Reviews
September 5 – The Second Mountain, a Quest for a Moral Life by David Brooks; reviewers: Lucille and Joseph Kane

October 3 – The British are Coming by Rick Atkinson; reviewer: Retired Marine Col. Gary Anderson

November 7 – A Reconsideration of the Power of Suspicion by Dick Keyes; reviewer: Rev. Sterling W. Carroll

December 5 – The Man Who Caught the Storm, the Life of the Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samarow by Brantley Bargrove; reviewer: Wadsworth Library Director Deb Emerson

Reviews are scheduled on the first Thursday of each month and are presented in the Community Room of Wadsworth Library (lower level).

• The program begins at Noon preceded by a brown bag lunch at 11:30.
• This is the 45th year of the series.

Oct
11
Fri
Annual “Trash to Treasure” Sale @ St. Luke's Parish Center
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Shop:
Friday, October 11: 9 AM – 2:30 PM
Saturday, October 12: 9 AM – 12 Noon – Bag Sale
To benefit St. Luke the Evangelist Parish (of which St. Mary is part)

Accepting donations of household items, small furniture, books, collectibles, dishes, toys, games, serviceable and clean used clothing starting Sunday, October 6. (No TV’s, electronics, exercise equipment or encyclopedias, please.)

Oct
12
Sat
Annual “Trash to Treasure” Sale @ St. Luke's Parish Center
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shop:
Friday, October 11: 9 AM – 2:30 PM
Saturday, October 12: 9 AM – 12 Noon – Bag Sale
To benefit St. Luke the Evangelist Parish (of which St. Mary is part)

Accepting donations of household items, small furniture, books, collectibles, dishes, toys, games, serviceable and clean used clothing starting Sunday, October 6. (No TV’s, electronics, exercise equipment or encyclopedias, please.)

Soup-er-Saturday @ Geneseo United Methodist Church
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Geneseo United Methodist Church will be serving a free soup and supper meal from 11am – 1pm.  This free meal will continue for every 2nd Saturday for all of 2018 and 2019.

Oct
20
Sun
LCHS Program: Seeking the Story of the Groveland Shakers @ Livingston County Historical Society and Museum
Oct 20 @ 1:30 pm

Come learn the history of the Groveland Shaker religious community (1826 – 1892), who resided on the land where the Groveland Correctional Facility now stands. Fran Kramer is a historian who has long been researching and teaching about the Sodus/Groveland Shakers.
• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2019 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

Nov
7
Thu
Ecumenical Book Review @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

ebrScheduled Reviews
September 5 – The Second Mountain, a Quest for a Moral Life by David Brooks; reviewers: Lucille and Joseph Kane

October 3 – The British are Coming by Rick Atkinson; reviewer: Retired Marine Col. Gary Anderson

November 7 – A Reconsideration of the Power of Suspicion by Dick Keyes; reviewer: Rev. Sterling W. Carroll

December 5 – The Man Who Caught the Storm, the Life of the Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samarow by Brantley Bargrove; reviewer: Wadsworth Library Director Deb Emerson

Reviews are scheduled on the first Thursday of each month and are presented in the Community Room of Wadsworth Library (lower level).

• The program begins at Noon preceded by a brown bag lunch at 11:30.
• This is the 45th year of the series.

Nov
9
Sat
Soup-er-Saturday @ Geneseo United Methodist Church
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Geneseo United Methodist Church will be serving a free soup and supper meal from 11am – 1pm.  This free meal will continue for every 2nd Saturday for all of 2018 and 2019.

Vintner’s Dinner @ Deer Run Winery
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm

You are invited to join us for an upscale intimate five-course wine pairing dinner featuring our very best wines carefully selected and paired by our head Vintner. A main course vegetarian option is available.

2019 Vintner’s Dinner Menu
• Fig-Goat Cheese-Rosemary spread topped on Crostini paired with 2017 Aromella
• Creamy Pumpkin Soup paired with 2017 Corot Noir
• Spinach Salad topped Maple Walnuts, Bacon and a Honey Dijon Dressing paired with 2017 Vignoles
• Honey Garlic Chicken and Glazed Root Vegetables paired with 2016 Cabernet Franc
Vegetarian option: Grilled Portobello Mushroom stacked with an assortment of Grilled Vegetables and topped with a Balsamic Glaze and Shaved Parmesan
• Dessert: Flourless Chocolate Torte paired with our port-style dessert wine, Dockside

Nov
10
Sun
LCHS Program: History of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office / Semi-Annual Meeting @ Livingston County Historical Society and Museum
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm

Livingston County Sheriff Dougherty is stopping by to teach about the history of the department. The Sheriff’s Office has existed since the formation of the Livingston County government in 1821, nearly 200 years ago. Dougherty, the 50th Sheriff of Livingston County, has held office since his election in 2014.
• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2019 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum