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.

Mar
9
Mon
Bookend Painting – Decorate Your Library! @ Wadsworth Library
Mar 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Give Wadsworth Library’s books something cool to lean on! Painted bookends will be displayed throughout the library. All materials provided. Space is limited. Open to ages 12 & up. Registration will begin on Monday, February 10. Please call the library at (585) 243-0440 or stop in to register.

Mar
11
Wed
Journeys Bereavement Support Group @ Saint Timothy Lutheran Church
Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The program is free to individuals who have suffered the loss of a loved one. Prior registration is not required for attendance.
Sponsored by Livingston County Hospice of the Livingston County Department of Health

Mar
12
Thu
Indoor Farmers Market @ MacVittie College Union Lobby at SUNY Geneseo
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The market is located inside the MacVittie College Union Lobby.

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.

Geneseo Festival Singers @ Doty Recital Hall at SUNY Geneseo
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm


Please join the SUNY Geneseo Festival Singers
• Thursday, March 12
• 7:30 PM
• Doty Recital Hall
• Program: Opera Choruses and Medley of Hits from Les Misérables

The concert is free and all are welcome.

 

Mar
15
Sun
CANCELLED – LCHS Program – History of Livingston County Railroads @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Mar 15 @ 1:30 pm

Michael J. Connor, Principal Railroad Consultant & Advisor, knows everything about railroads….and more! Learn about the history of railroads in Livingston County, what is happening now, and ponder the potential that rail travel could become.

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

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

Mar
20
Fri
Canceled until further notice: Geneseo Central School Drama Club: “Almost Maine” @ Geneseo Central School McCarthy Auditorium
Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm

Activities canceled until further notice. See this site for updates.

Tickets:
• $8 adults / $5 students and seniors
• Reservations available by calling 585-243-8088; at foyer desk during school hours; and at the box office at performances.

Mar
21
Sat
Canceled until further notice: Geneseo Central School Drama Club: “Almost Maine” @ Geneseo Central School McCarthy Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm

Activities canceled until further notice. See this site for updates.

Tickets:
• $8 adults / $5 students and seniors
• Reservations available by calling 585-243-8088; at foyer desk during school hours; and at the box office at performances.

Apr
19
Sun
CANCELLED – LCHS Program: From Geneseo to Europe & Back Again @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
Apr 19 @ 1:30 pm

Major General James S. Wadsworth’s daughter, Elizabeth, led an interesting life both in Geneseso and abroad. The presentation will cover her youth and the loss of her father; her first marriage and life in France; her second marriage and subsequent life between Ireland and England (Lady Barrymore); her two daughters’ upbringing and the society around them.

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

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

Apr
22
Wed
GREAT Day @ various virtual locations
Apr 22 all-day


G
eneseo Recognizing Excellence, Achievement and Talent Day is a college-wide symposium celebrating the creative and scholarly endeavors of our students. In addition to recognizing the achievements of our students, the purpose of GREAT Day is to help foster academic excellence, encourage professional development, and build connections within the community.

Update: GREAT Day will be available virtually. Here is the direct link to the program of submissions. Those that can be done in virtual format will be available beginning on April 22, also the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day!

May
10
Sun
CANCELLED: History & Photographic Tour of Craig Colony and LCHS Semi Annual Meeting @ Livingston County Historical Society Museum
May 10 @ 1:30 pm

Photographer Char Szabo-Perricelli & David Mack-Hardiman, Director of the Museum of disABILITY History recently released their new book Colony Chronicles. “The cryptic history of the Craig Colony has been brought to life through rich history and eclectic photographs. Packed with personal memoirs and riveting research, this is an absorbing and rare account of life inside an American Institution.”

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

2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum

May
11
Mon
Geneseo Blood Drive @ Geneseo United Methodist Church
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The American Red Cross encourages donors to make blood donation a lifelong habit. To make an appointment to donate blood, eligible donors are encouraged to
• download the new Red Cross Blood Donor App from app stores or text BLOODAPP to 90999 to receive a download link,
• visit redcrossblood.org, or
• call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767)
A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

May
18
Mon
Watershed Education Center Virtual Presentation: Managing Trees in Our Towns
May 18 @ 6:30 pm

Note: You must register by May 17 in order to receive the link to participate.

May
21
Thu
Geneseo Blood Drive @ Geneseo Central High School
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The American Red Cross encourages donors to make blood donation a lifelong habit. To make an appointment to donate blood, eligible donors are encouraged to
• download the new Red Cross Blood Donor App from app stores or text BLOODAPP to 90999 to receive a download link,
• visit redcrossblood.org, or
• call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767)
A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

May
23
Sat
For Livingston County Businesses: Sanitizer & Disinfectant Pick Up @ Livingston County Highway Department
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Livingston County Area Chamber is working with Livingston County to help distribute hand sanitizer and disinfectant spray for Livingston County businesses.

Quantities will be available for pick up
• Saturday, May 23
• 9:00 AM – Noon
• County Highway Department
• 4389 Gypsy Lane, Mt. Morris
• Businesses must register in advance
• Drive up and jugs will be put into trunks or back seats of vehicles.

May
25
Mon
Memorial Day Observed
May 25 all-day

Memorial-DayMemorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. More at History.com.

This day is special despite our current “pause.”
• Click HERE for information regarding flag locations in memory of local veterans this year.
• At the bottom of this calendar entry is a link to last year’s program for public reference – until we can gather again.

Meanwhile we can observe the National Moment of Remembrance at 3 PM.*
*The National Moment of Remembrance encourages all Americans to pause wherever they are at 3 PM local time on Memorial Day for a minute of silence to remember and honor those who have died in service to the nation. As Moment of Remembrance founder Carmella LaSpada states: “It’s a way we can all help put the memorial back in Memorial Day.” –from Military.com
And if you should hear taps, even better. See Taps Across America from CBS Sunday Morning, May 24. As we follow the story, here is one close to home reported by The LCN.

For reference from Memorial Day 2019
• Parade begins from the Village Park at 10:30 AM
• Procession forms at 10:00 AM on Park Street near the historic Log Cabin.
• The “Line of March” will be north on Main Street to the Civil War Monument (near St. Mary’s Church and the Courthouse), and return following services, to the Village Park. A ceremony will be held at the Village Park following the parade.
• Click HERE for the 2019 program.