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.

Jun
5
Fri
Summer Gardening Series @ Online
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for our summer gardening series with Petra Page-Mann from Fruition Seeds. The classes are being offered cooperatively thanks to outreach by Wood Library, sharing of the Zoom platform by Macedon Public Library and funding provided by all participating libraries –  Wood Library, Wadsworth Library, Marion Public Library, Palmyra Community Library, Gorham Free Library, Stevens Memorial Community Library, Williamson Public Library and Rose Free Library. The sessions are described below:

Let’s Build a Container: June 5
Surrounding yourself with abundance in containers is so rewarding, though far from foolproof! Build your own container garden with a lifelong container gardener, Naples native and co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann. Materials to have on-hand: Containers (bigger = better), rich potting mix & compost (more nutrients = better), seeds and/or transplants.

Seven Easy Seeds to Succession Sow: July 10
Would you love to harvest fresh salad through Thanksgiving? Fresh pesto all the way to frost? Here are the seeds & simple strategies to surround yourself with impressive abundance all season long with life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Sowing Autumn Abundance in August: August 14
Plant in late summer to enjoy the sweetest fall peas and to have enough spinach to enjoy through the spring! Here are the easiest seeds to sow to surround yourself with abundance for seasons to come, plus the common mistakes people make so you sow with confidence! Join life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Registration is required for the event. Please complete this google form to register. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5AXe0igcfeOI3VAXbBJ8g0lKBEtNbdnizIQvnB5dm4oAsRA/viewform

If you have any further questions please feel free to email alawrence@pls-net.org for more information.

Jun
14
Sun
LCHS Program: In Our Backyard Series Part 2 @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Jun 14 @ 1:30 pm

Part 2 of our six part “In Our Backyard Series” features new towns, new stories, and three new separate 15 minute presentations. How well do you know Livingston County towns? Neighboring towns are rich with history and places to visit, and just a short drive away. Once again, we hope to inspire your next “staycation” in Livingston County.

• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

Jul
10
Fri
2020 Rotary Summer Festival Rescheduled to September 25 & 26 @ Geneseo Village Park
Jul 10 all-day

The Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival, celebrating its 38th year (originally to be held on July 10 and 11) has been rescheduled to September 25 and 26 in the Village Park of Geneseo. The event is free and open to the public.

Summer Gardening Series @ Online
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for our summer gardening series with Petra Page-Mann from Fruition Seeds. The classes are being offered cooperatively thanks to outreach by Wood Library, sharing of the Zoom platform by Macedon Public Library and funding provided by all participating libraries –  Wood Library, Wadsworth Library, Marion Public Library, Palmyra Community Library, Gorham Free Library, Stevens Memorial Community Library, Williamson Public Library and Rose Free Library. The sessions are described below:

Let’s Build a Container: June 5
Surrounding yourself with abundance in containers is so rewarding, though far from foolproof! Build your own container garden with a lifelong container gardener, Naples native and co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann. Materials to have on-hand: Containers (bigger = better), rich potting mix & compost (more nutrients = better), seeds and/or transplants.

Seven Easy Seeds to Succession Sow: July 10
Would you love to harvest fresh salad through Thanksgiving? Fresh pesto all the way to frost? Here are the seeds & simple strategies to surround yourself with impressive abundance all season long with life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Sowing Autumn Abundance in August: August 14
Plant in late summer to enjoy the sweetest fall peas and to have enough spinach to enjoy through the spring! Here are the easiest seeds to sow to surround yourself with abundance for seasons to come, plus the common mistakes people make so you sow with confidence! Join life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Registration is required for the event. Please complete this google form to register. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5AXe0igcfeOI3VAXbBJ8g0lKBEtNbdnizIQvnB5dm4oAsRA/viewform

If you have any further questions please feel free to email alawrence@pls-net.org for more information.

Jul
11
Sat
2020 Rotary Summer Festival Rescheduled to September 25 & 26 @ Geneseo Village Park
Jul 11 all-day

The Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival, celebrating its 38th year (originally to be held on July 10 and 11) has been rescheduled to September 25 and 26 in the Village Park of Geneseo. The event is free and open to the public.

Aug
14
Fri
Summer Gardening Series @ Online
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for our summer gardening series with Petra Page-Mann from Fruition Seeds. The classes are being offered cooperatively thanks to outreach by Wood Library, sharing of the Zoom platform by Macedon Public Library and funding provided by all participating libraries –  Wood Library, Wadsworth Library, Marion Public Library, Palmyra Community Library, Gorham Free Library, Stevens Memorial Community Library, Williamson Public Library and Rose Free Library. The sessions are described below:

Let’s Build a Container: June 5
Surrounding yourself with abundance in containers is so rewarding, though far from foolproof! Build your own container garden with a lifelong container gardener, Naples native and co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann. Materials to have on-hand: Containers (bigger = better), rich potting mix & compost (more nutrients = better), seeds and/or transplants.

Seven Easy Seeds to Succession Sow: July 10
Would you love to harvest fresh salad through Thanksgiving? Fresh pesto all the way to frost? Here are the seeds & simple strategies to surround yourself with impressive abundance all season long with life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Sowing Autumn Abundance in August: August 14
Plant in late summer to enjoy the sweetest fall peas and to have enough spinach to enjoy through the spring! Here are the easiest seeds to sow to surround yourself with abundance for seasons to come, plus the common mistakes people make so you sow with confidence! Join life-long gardener, Naples native & co-founder of Fruition Seeds, Petra Page-Mann.

Registration is required for the event. Please complete this google form to register. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5AXe0igcfeOI3VAXbBJ8g0lKBEtNbdnizIQvnB5dm4oAsRA/viewform

If you have any further questions please feel free to email alawrence@pls-net.org for more information.

Aug
29
Sat
Attic Treasures Sale @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Shop for quality and vintage items on the grounds of the Livingston County Museum. LCHS accepts quality donations, including antique, vintage, and unique items, and then sells these items on the grounds of the Livingston County Museum as a fundraiser (no clothing, appliances, or plastic toys).  Please deliver your items to the museum or call 243-9147 or email lchistory@frontier.com to make alternate arrangements.   No early birds please.

Sep
20
Sun
LCHS Program: Geneseo Architecture and Robert Sherlock @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm

“The rare talent of architect Robert Sherlock lay in his ability to combine the old with the more modern and practical, with scrupulous attention to details and the maximum use of space. There are several examples of his skill in Geneseo. “ Come learn about these homes and more.

• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

Sep
25
Fri
2020 Rotary Summer Festival @ Geneseo Village Park
Sep 25 all-day

The Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival, celebrating its 38th year (originally to be held on July 10 and 11) has been rescheduled to September 25 and 26 in the Village Park of Geneseo. The event is free and open to the public.

Sep
26
Sat
2020 Rotary Summer Festival @ Geneseo Village Park
Sep 26 all-day

The Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival, celebrating its 38th year (originally to be held on July 10 and 11) has been rescheduled to September 25 and 26 in the Village Park of Geneseo. The event is free and open to the public.

Oct
4
Sun
Harvest Moon: Farm to Table Fundraiser @ Oak Knolls Manor
Oct 4 @ 4:30 pm

This event will truly be a magical evening to remember. Celebrating the harvest of the region, guests will be surrounded by the incredible 360 degree beauty at Oak Knolls Manor and its uniquely restored Wells barn. Enjoy a five-course meal designed and prepared by master chefs, music, and so much more. Additional details to come.

Oct
18
Sun
LCHS – Bus Tour to Ganondagan @ Bus leaves and returns to Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Meet at the Livingston County Historical Society Museum, hop on the bus, and enjoy an afternoon trip to and from Ganondagan located in Victor, NY. Your group admission covers a special two-hour program including: the Creation Story Film, a Gallery Tour, and a guided presentation at the Bark Longhouse. Registration required. Specific cost details forthcoming.

Nov
1
Sun
LCHS Program: Shakers of Western New York / Semi Annual Meeting @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Nov 1 @ 1:30 pm

Established in the late 1700s, the Shakers have intrigued Americans with their religious services, architecture and furniture. What unique aspects defined this nearly 250 year-old religious communal society? What is known about the Shakers in Western NY who moved from Sodus to establish their community at Groveland? Peter Wisbey, curator of collections at Genesee Country Village and Museum will answer these questions and more.
• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum