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.

May
27
Mon
Memorial Day Observed: Ceremony in Geneseo @ Village Park & Main Street
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Memorial-DayParade begins from the Village Park at 10:30 AM

Procession forms at 10:00 AM

The “Line of March” will be north on Main Street to the Civil War Monument (near St. Mary’s Church and the Court House), and return following services, to the Village Park. A ceremony will be held at the Village Park following the parade.

Click HERE for the program.

Memorial Day Chicken Barbecue @ St. Michael's Episcopal Church
May 27 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Memorial Day Chicken BBQ is the best Chicken BBQ you’ll find in Livingston County, the proceeds of which go to support the life and ministry of Saint Michael’s Church. Tickets $11 Online and $12 at the door. Tickets are limited, so order your Chicken BBQ today! Drop by the Church Office during regular hours or Order Online.

MARS Sports Launch @ National Warplane Museum
May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

MARS Rocketry is a family friendly rocketry group that flies at the National Warplane Museum airfield (just minutes from Rochester and only an hour from Buffalo) in Geneseo, NY. MARS is NAR’s oldest continually active section, and the largest rocketry club in New York state. Our launches host club members and guests flying rockets ranging in size from 1/4″A” powered Estes rockets to “N” powered monsters. MARS is a National Association of Rocketry (NAR) sanctioned club and all MARS launch activities are governed by the NAR safety code. If you wish to fly High Power with MARS you must be a NAR or Tripoli member and be prepared to show proof of insurance and certification level. Spectators are welcome at NO CHARGE. More information at www.marsclub.org

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May
28
Tue
Beginning Watercolor Classes @ Wadsworth Library
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you interested in learning the basics of this beautiful art medium? Join us for this four-week workshop (May 14, 21, 28 and June 4) guided by Lisa Robinson. For adults and teens age 16+.  Registration required.  Please call 243-0440 or stop in the library to sign-up.

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.

May
29
Wed
Friends of Wadsworth Library Annual Meeting & Performance by “The Geriactors” @ Wadsworth Library
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Popular local senior theater troupe The Geriactors will perform a program of songs and original sketches at the Friends of Wadsworth Library Annual Meeting. 

The program will also include a brief awards ceremony to honor library volunteers and an opportunity to socialize. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Funded by annual membership dues and fundraising activities, Friends of Wadsworth Library is a not-for-profit organization that financially supports library programs, special materials, and equipment not covered by the library’s annual operating budget.

Jun
1
Sat
Creative Writing Workshop @ Wadsworth Library
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Creative Writing Workshop
• Designed for adults
• Each participant will craft a short story.
• Meets from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
• Presenter/guide is Sabra Bedratti
Note: Class size is limited to 10, so please pre-register at our service desk.

Jun
2
Sun
Fly-In & Drive-In Pancake Breakfast @ National Warplane Museum
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the National Warplane Museum for a hot breakfast of eggs, sausage and pancakes – bring the whole family and support the museum’s educational programs. Admission to the exhibits is included with your meal!

Jun
3
Mon
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library
Jun 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 

 

Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator). Beginners are welcome and supplies and instruction are available.

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Women of Mystery Book Club @ Wadsworth Library
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You are invited to our new Book Club, one that focuses on mysteries written by women authors and that feature a female protagonist. Join us on the first Monday of the month for a look into the hidden, the covert, the obscure, and the very entertaining! Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library and open to all!

Jun
4
Tue
Beginning Watercolor Classes @ Wadsworth Library
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you interested in learning the basics of this beautiful art medium? Join us for this four-week workshop (May 14, 21, 28 and June 4) guided by Lisa Robinson. For adults and teens age 16+.  Registration required.  Please call 243-0440 or stop in the library to sign-up.

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.

Jun
6
Thu
Thursday Night Summer Concerts @ Deer Run Winery
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm

• Every Thursday throughout the summer.
• Concerts start at 6:00 PM.
• Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music!
• Food vendors, wine, wine slushies, and beer available!
• Show off your ride – Preferred Parking for Classic & Muscle Cars!
See this link for the complete line-up of music artists and vendors!

Please note: Some food vendors may be cash only, please be prepared as we do not have an ATM. Deer Run accepts all major credit cards as well as cash. The 2019 Summer Concert Series is sponsored by Red Osier.

 

Jun
7
Fri
Reunion Weekend @ SUNY Geneseo
Jun 7 all-day

Block Party Photos by Ben Gajewski

 

Reunion 2019 – Stay tuned!

Jun
8
Sat
Reunion Weekend @ SUNY Geneseo
Jun 8 all-day

Block Party Photos by Ben Gajewski

 

Reunion 2019 – Stay tuned!

Soup-er-Saturday @ Geneseo United Methodist Church
Jun 8 @ 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.

Jun
9
Sun
LCHS Program: The History of Salt Mining @ Livingston County Historical Society and Museum
Jun 9 @ 1:30 pm

Explore the history of Livingston County through the story of one of the world’s most important minerals. Co-founder and co-CEO of American Rock Salt, Joe Bucci, Sr. hails proudly from a long line of salt miners. As recent Italian immigrants to America, the early Bucci family, along with many other Italian families that resided in Retsof, made their living on salt, utilizing the opportunity for labor provided by the Western New York salt mines.
• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.

2019 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum