Genesee Community College will welcome potential students and their families to an All-campus Open House beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1.
Prospective students will get a summary of what GCC has to offer academically for transfer and degree-seeking students. They will also learn about the application process, financial aid opportunities, and explore a wide range of different academic and career options, plus tour the college campuses and/or College Village.
Interested visitors are encouraged to pre-register at www.genesee.edu/OpenHouse or by calling 585-345-6800.
GCC's seven campus locations are:
Albion Campus -- 456 W. Ave., Albion, 589-4936
Arcade Campus -- 25 Edward St., Arcade, 492-5265
Batavia Campus (Main Campus) One College Road, Batavia, 343-0055
Dansville Campus -- 31 Clara Barton St., Dansville, 335-7820
Lima Campus -- 7285 Gale Road, Lima, 582-1226
Medina Campus -- 11470 Maple Ridge Road (Rte 31A), Medina, 798-1688
Warsaw Campus -- 115 Linwood Ave., Warsaw, 786-3010
Join in the holiday spirit at the Annual Christmas in City Centre from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, in the Downtown Batavia City Centre.
Visit with Santa Claus, be entertained by Center Stage and see the various animals at the Zoo Mobile.
The Batavia Business Improvement District wants to remind you to "Shop Small and Local" for the holidays. For more information call 585-344-2518 or visit www.downtownbataviany.com
(Majestic Lights in the Park and Christmas in the Village)
At Triangle Park
December 1st, 2012
1:00pm – Dusk
Lighting of Trees at Dusk (approx. 5pm) at Triangle Park
1 pm-3pm Santa in the Gazebo
Hot Chocolate and Cookies
Warm by the fire
3pm-4pm Games – Haxton Memorial Library
Caroling starting at 4pm
Wagon Shuttles 12:30pm till after the Tree Lighting Celebration
from Oakfield-Alabama School, stopping at Participating Business
(a coupon sheet for area businesses will be given at pickup)
Come Support Our Local Business
Oakfield Lions Club
Oakfield Betterment Committee
Town and Village of Oakfield
It's "all about the Beef" Saturday, Dec. 1, at Batavia Downs where there will be a benefit for popular and beloved youth sports coach James "Beef" Soggs.
He is ill and needs assistance with his medical bills.
Admission to the event, to be held in the Paddock Room, is $20 and you get $10 in free casino play upon entry.
Time is 7 to 11 p.m. and music will be provided by Unruly and venue DJs.
Attendees will get a chance for win an overnight stay at the Clarion Hotel in Batavia, a buffet meal for two at the clubhouse, and $25 in free casino play. There will also be basket raffles.
Food will include pizza and wings, pasta and meatballs, and salad.
Donations are most welcome!
The eighth race will be dedicated to Beef and a family picture will be taken.
Batavia Downs is located at 8315 Park Road in Batavia.