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.

Nov
19
Tue
Fall Storytime Programs: Books & Babies @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Books & Babies is a lap-sit program designed to introduce children (birth – 2 years of age) to language and early literacy. Babies sit with their caregivers and model the activities presented through simple finger plays, songs, stories and nursery rhymes. Registration is required and begins August 26.

September 10, 17
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19, 26
December 3, 10, 17

See all Fall Children’s Programs at this link.

Fall Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am

Preschool Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration is required.

September 10, 17
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19, 26
December 3, 10, 17

See all Fall Children’s Programs at this link.

Presentation: Hot Topics Impacting Conesus Lake Watershed @ Watershed Education Center at Vitale Park
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm
Nov
20
Wed
Fall Storytime Programs: Toddler Tales @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

The Toddler Tales program is a blend of Books & Babies and Preschool Storytime activities. A variety of stories are combined with songs, rhymes, finger plays, crafts and free play. This program is appropriate for children ages 2-3 years old. Registration is required.

September 11, 18
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
November 6, 13, 20, 27
December 4, 11, 18

See all Fall Children’s Programs at this link.

Fall Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am

Preschool Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration is required.

September 11, 18
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
November 6, 13, 20, 27
December 4, 11, 18

See all Fall Children’s Programs at this link.

Nov
21
Thu
The Next Chapter @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

A storytime event for the school age crowd! We meet one Thursday afternoon each month from 3:30-4:30 pm. We’ll enjoy picture books, chapter books, literacy, art, and science activities, all for the school age crowd! Open to children in K-3rd grade. Registration is not required.

September 19 – Intro to The Next Chapter
October 24 – Graphic Novels & Wordless Books
November 21 – Snowflake Science

See complete brochure of fall children’s programs here.

Indoor Farmers Market @ MacVittie College Union Lobby at SUNY Geneseo
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Indoor Market Dates: October 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21 and December 5

Enjoy fresh local vegetables, meat, soap, eggs, honey, baked goods and so much more all throughout late October – early December at the Indoor Farmers’ Market at SUNY Geneseo! Vendors will include Hinz-Sight Goat Dairy, Fire Creek Farms, Dave’s Honey, Randall’s Plants, Sweet Art’s Bakery with more vendors to be added! The market will be located inside the Union Lobby on Thursdays from 4 to 6:30pm. Check out our local farmers and artisans and see their products!

PARKING: Lots B & K are closest to MacVittie Union and are open to the public after 4:30 PM. See this link for the campus parking map and this link for visitor parking information.

Chamber Music Showcase: Knightmusik @ Doty Recital Hall at SUNY Geneseo
Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm


Dr. Leah McGray, Conductor

Please join the SUNY Geneseo Knightmusik Chamber ensembles for their fall concert. The concert will feature a range of performers and styles, including the Geneseo String Quartet, Clarinet Choir, Flute Choir, and Spectrum Women’s Ensemble, among others!

Free and all are welcome.

Dancing to Defy Limits @ Alice Austin Theatre in Brodie Hall, SUNY Geneseo
Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm


The Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble in Dancing to Defy Limits. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre on November 21–23 at 7:30 PM and November 24 at 2 PM. Performances are open to the public and free parking is available. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Student Association Ticket Office or online. Full press release

Nov
22
Fri
Friday Afternoon Recital @ Doty Recital Hall at SUNY Geneseo
Nov 22 @ 4:00 pm

Free Admission / all are welcome.

Dancing to Defy Limits @ Alice Austin Theatre in Brodie Hall, SUNY Geneseo
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm


The Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble in Dancing to Defy Limits. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre on November 21–23 at 7:30 PM and November 24 at 2 PM. Performances are open to the public and free parking is available. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Student Association Ticket Office or online. Full press release

Nov
23
Sat
Dancing to Defy Limits @ Alice Austin Theatre in Brodie Hall, SUNY Geneseo
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm


The Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble in Dancing to Defy Limits. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre on November 21–23 at 7:30 PM and November 24 at 2 PM. Performances are open to the public and free parking is available. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Student Association Ticket Office or online. Full press release

Nov
24
Sun
Dancing to Defy Limits @ Alice Austin Theatre in Brodie Hall, SUNY Geneseo
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm


The Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble in Dancing to Defy Limits. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre on November 21–23 at 7:30 PM and November 24 at 2 PM. Performances are open to the public and free parking is available. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Student Association Ticket Office or online. Full press release

Geneseo Symphony Orchestra and Festival Chorus @ Wadsworth Auditorium
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm

Please join the combined forces of the Geneseo Symphony Orchestra, the Geneseo Wind Ensemble, and the Geneseo Festival Singers in their concert, “Deep Field.” Opening with “Jupiter” from Gustav Holst’s famed “Planets,” our exploration through space continues with a piece inspired (and accompanied) by images from the NASA Hubble telescope, Eric Whitacre’s “Deep Field.” Bring your smartphones, as there’s an interactive app for the audience to play a part in the performance! Bruckner’s “Te Deum” is our second half of the performance, one of the richest exclamations of thanksgiving from the Romantic era.

Wadsworth Auditorium at SUNY Geneseo
Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM
$10 general admission, $5 faculty/staff, students free. Cash only, sold at the door

Nov
26
Tue
Fall Storytime Programs: Books & Babies @ Wadsworth Library
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Books & Babies is a lap-sit program designed to introduce children (birth – 2 years of age) to language and early literacy. Babies sit with their caregivers and model the activities presented through simple finger plays, songs, stories and nursery rhymes. Registration is required and begins August 26.

September 10, 17
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19, 26
December 3, 10, 17

See all Fall Children’s Programs at this link.