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.

Apr
17
Sat
Community Planting & Gardening Event @ Long Point Park on Conesus Lake
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Geneseo Boy Scout Troop #4070 is hosting a community planting and gardening event at Long Point Park Saturday morning 4/17. Activities will include: (1) the planting of three new 8-foot tall trees at Long Point Park, (2) kids can start their own vegetable garden in an egg carton, and (3) receive a free sapling or ornamental bush with instructions from Master Gardener Julie Brocklehurst-Woods.

There are 2 time slots: 9:30 – 10:30 AM or 11 AM – 12 Noon

Please sign up for this free event on this Eventbrite link.

More details here.

Apr
20
Tue
Tuesday Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library
Apr 20 @ 11:15 am

We’re excited to welcome you back to Preschool Storytime!
• In order to keep class sizes small we are requiring that all children, siblings, and caregivers register for storytime. Participants will register for a three week session beginning in April, with a limit of ten people per class.
• All participants are required to wear masks (ages 3 and up).
Please register by calling 585-243-0440. Spaces are filling quickly. If you have questions or concerns please call the phone number listed above or email Children’s Librarian Sarah Matthews at smatthews@pls-net.org. We can’t wait to see you!
Apr
21
Wed
Wednesday Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library
Apr 21 @ 11:15 am

We’re excited to welcome you back to Preschool Storytime!
• In order to keep class sizes small we are requiring that all children, siblings, and caregivers register for storytime. Participants will register for a three week session beginning in April, with a limit of ten people per class.
• All participants are required to wear masks (ages 3 and up).
Please register by calling 585-243-0440. Spaces are filling quickly. If you have questions or concerns please call the phone number listed above or email Children’s Librarian Sarah Matthews at smatthews@pls-net.org. We can’t wait to see you!
Genesee Valley Rural Innovation Institute Official Kick-Off Virtual Event
Apr 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Join the Center for Integrative Learning (CIL) for a virtual panel discussion with rural leaders from across the country and western New York, to kick-off the CIL’s new Genesee Valley Rural Innovation Institute.

Building Rural Innovation Ecosystems
Learn about the exciting potential and opportunities emerging from rural America and the ways higher education institutions are partnering with local communities to develop the ecosystems and talent needed to create sustainable and dynamic 21st century rural economies.

Guest speakers:
• Matt Dunne, Founder and Executive Director of the Center on Rural Innovation (CORI)
• Benya Kraus, Co-founder of Lead For America and Executive Director of Lead For Minnesota
• Ian Coyle, Administrator for Livingston County, New York

Apr
24
Sat
Conesus Lake Association Annual Clean Up Day @ Vitale Park & Other Lake Sites
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please consider coming to help clean up our lake!  You can register here.

Spring Cleaning / Overstock Bazaar Sale @ Geneseo United Methodist Church
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Geneseo United Methodist Women present a Spring Cleaning / Overstock BAZAAR Sale, featuring a variety of high-quality, unique, hand-made crafts, all at 25% off the marked prices!
• Saturday, April 24, 2021
• 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
• 4520 Genesee Street (Route 63 and Court Street in Geneseo)

In order to observe social distancing, we will limit the number of people entering at one time, and face masks will be required.

Credit & debit cards are accepted for your convenience. Our building is completely accessible with free off-street parking.

Geneseo Rotary Club Earth Week Cleanup @ Long Point Park on Conesus Lake
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Great Lakes Watershed Cleanup service project was created by Rotary Districts along the Great Lakes. Geneseo’s Rotary is sponsoring this Earth Week Cleanup on Saturday, April 24:
• Long Point Park from 10 AM-12 Noon
• Staging area is the Museum / Garden Club building west of the Kiwanis BBQ pit
• Each participant is encouraged to bring gloves and a rake

Clean up activities include removing leaves and walnuts from the pavilion and other picnic areas; cleaning and painting grills; cleaning debris from beach and outdoor shower area; and picking up sticks and debris throughout the park. More at this link and Facebook.

Wadsworth Writers Virtual Adult Program
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Join us for this virtual writing group this April on Saturday, April 24 and May 8 & 22 from 10 am – Noon. Participants can write and share memoirs, poetry, or original stories with a supportive learning community of fellow writers. This program is best for adults. Workshops are held every second and fourth Saturday of the month. Space is limited! Click here to register to receive the Zoom link for the program.

Apr
26
Mon
Wadsworth Library Virtual Talk: The Borders of Our Minds
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm

Join historian and journalist David Mould on Monday, April 26 at 6 pm for a journey to borders, both real and imagined. In his latest book on travel, history and culture, Postcards from the Borderlands, David explores the meaning of borders. Are they simply political and geographical, marked by posts, walls and fences, or should we think of them more broadly? Click here to register and to receive the Zoom link for this event.

Apr
27
Tue
Tuesday Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library
Apr 27 @ 11:15 am

We’re excited to welcome you back to Preschool Storytime!
• In order to keep class sizes small we are requiring that all children, siblings, and caregivers register for storytime. Participants will register for a three week session beginning in April, with a limit of ten people per class.
• All participants are required to wear masks (ages 3 and up).
Please register by calling 585-243-0440. Spaces are filling quickly. If you have questions or concerns please call the phone number listed above or email Children’s Librarian Sarah Matthews at smatthews@pls-net.org. We can’t wait to see you!
Apr
28
Wed
Wednesday Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library
Apr 28 @ 11:15 am

We’re excited to welcome you back to Preschool Storytime!
• In order to keep class sizes small we are requiring that all children, siblings, and caregivers register for storytime. Participants will register for a three week session beginning in April, with a limit of ten people per class.
• All participants are required to wear masks (ages 3 and up).
Please register by calling 585-243-0440. Spaces are filling quickly. If you have questions or concerns please call the phone number listed above or email Children’s Librarian Sarah Matthews at smatthews@pls-net.org. We can’t wait to see you!
Dedication of the County Court House Historical Marker @ Livingston County Court House
Apr 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for a ceremonial unveiling and dedication of the new historical marker for the Livingston County Courthouse. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing.

Schedule of Events overview

May
2
Sun
Bluebell Hike @ Bridge on Nations Road
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The date has changed to see the spectacular Bluebell flowers! Details here.

We are offering a socially distanced event by using a preregistration method to stagger groups during the day. You must sign up for a timeslot to participate: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

This walk takes place on trails that will be muddy and includes hiking through fields and over uneven surfaces.  The hike features working agricultural fields and a forest along the Genesee River that is host to a spectacular sea of Common Bluebell flowers.*

*The location is the protected Culvert Farm.  Please help us continue this event by only visiting with us during these scheduled times.

May
5
Wed
Watershed Education Center Bird Walks
May 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Call (585) 721-6170 to register for a walk at 5 PM or another a walk at 6:30 PM.

May
6
Thu
Geneseo Rotary Plant Sale @ Anderson Farm Roadside Stand
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Geneseo Rotary’s Plant Sale will be held
• Thursday 5/6, Friday 5/7 & Saturday 5/8
• 10 AM – 4 PM each day
• Beautiful plants and hanging baskets
• At Anderson Farm Roadside Stand
(just south of the 4 Corners in York)
• Social distancing rules apply.