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Monday, February 23, 2015 at 3:30 pm

Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Pembroke Volunteer Fire Company

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An Easter Egg Hunt will take place in Pembroke starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 4. It is sponsored by the Pembroke Fire Company and will take place at the fire hall, 630 Main Road, Route 5, in Corfu.

Children will be divided into three age groups: 0-3 years old; 4-6 years old; and 7-10 years old.

Raffle tickets for a 26-inch-tall chocolate bunny will be sold. Easter plants will also be available for purchase.

Pictures with the Easter Bunny! Don’t forget your camera and basket.

See you there!

Event Date and Time

April 4, 2015 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 3:04 pm

HomeCare & Hospice's 21st annual Spring Bouquet Sale March 4-5

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The HomeCare & Hospice Guild’s 21st Annual Spring Bouquet Sale is set for March 4 and 5.

Traditional bouquets, consisting of nine vibrant floral stems, and a larger Bouquet of Hope, consisting of 18 floral stems, will be for sale at HomeCare & Hospice offices in Batavia at 29 Liberty St. (and 450 N. Main St., Warsaw).

Proceeds benefit terminally ill patients and their families in Genesee and Wyoming counties. HomeCare & Hospice is the only Medicare-certified hospice provider in those counties. Proceeds will also support services for the frail elderly, disabled and those recovering from advanced illness.

Contact Kathleen Neeson at 1-800-719-7129 or [email protected], or visit www.homecare-hospice.org for more information.

Event Date and Time

March 4, 2015 - 9:00am - March 5, 2015 - 5:00pm
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Annual Batavia Muckdogs Hot Stove Dinner

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The Genesee County Baseball Club will hold its annual Batavia Muckdogs Hot Stove Dinner and Auction on Saturday, March 21st, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Church Hall at 17 Sumner St. in Batavia. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under.

The evening will begin with a cocktail hour followed by a buffet dinner at 5:30. The Hot Stove Dinner is a time for good food, friendship and baseball talk. The night also features silent and live auctions of baseball-related memorabilia (including signed bats and balls), work by local artists, and gift certificates from a variety of local businesses.

This year’s dinner will also benefit the Center of Hope, the Batavia VA’s new facility for women veterans.

Tickets may be purchased in Batavia at Dwyer Stadium, Gerace’s Hair Care, the Williams Law Firm, the office of Dr. Alan Barcomb, and State Street Animal Hospital.

Event Date and Time

March 21, 2015 - 4:30pm - 8:00pm
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:16 pm

Matinee performance of BHS production of the musical 'Annie'

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The Batavia High School Production Club will present its final performance of the Broadway musical "Annie" on Sunday, March 8, in the auditorium. Time is 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for students and seniors. Presale tickets are $8 for adults, and $7 for students and seniors and they are available at the high school's main office.

The play is based on the book by Thomas Meehan, who in turn based it on the popular Harold Gray comic strip "Little Orphan Annie"; music by Charles Strouse, and lyrics by Martin Charnin.

Its most popular songs include "Tomorrow" and "It's a Hard Knock Life." It is about an 11-year-old girl in an orphanage who escapes to try and find her parents...

Event Date and Time

March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:13 pm

BHS presents the beloved Broadway musical 'Annie'

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The Batavia High School Production Club will present the Broadway musical "Annie" on Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, in the auditorium.

Times are:

Saturday -- 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Sunday matinee -- 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for students and seniors. Presale tickets are $8 for adults, and $7 for students and seniors and they are available at the high school's main office.

The play is based on the book by Thomas Meehan, who in turn based it on the popular Harold Gray comic strip "Little Orphan Annie"; music by Charles Strouse, and lyrics by Martin Charnin.

Its most popular songs include "Tomorrow" and "It's a Hard Knock Life." It is about an 11-year-old girl in an orphanage who escapes to try and find her parents...

Event Date and Time

March 7, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:11 pm

BHS presents the beloved Broadway musical 'Annie'

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The Batavia High School Production Club will present the Broadway musical "Annie" on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 6-8, in the auditorium.

Times are:

Friday -- 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday -- 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Sunday matinee -- 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for students and seniors. Presale tickets are $8 for adults, and $7 for students and seniors and they are available at the high school's main office.

The play is based on the book by Thomas Meehan, who in turn based it on the popular Harold Gray comic strip "Little Orphan Annie"; music by Charles Strouse, and lyrics by Martin Charnin.

Its most popular songs include "Tomorrow" and "It's a Hard Knock Life." It is about an 11-year-old girl in an orphanage who escapes to try and find her parents...

Event Date and Time

March 6, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 1:09 pm

ARC's 5th annual Art Show and Sprout Film Festival

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Genesee ARC  and The Arc of Orleans are pleased to present the 5th Annual Art Show and Sprout Film Festival, Sunday, March 8th at Genesee Community College, BEST Center, Batavia Campus.

A collection of art work created by individuals served at Genesee ARC and The Arc of Orleans will be on display in the foyer at the BEST Center. You will have an opportunity to meet and talk with the artists from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and the Sprout film screening will be 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Admission is free.

Event Date and Time

March 8, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 2:44 pm

'Snowfest Family Carnival' at Batavia Salvation Army - EVERTHING is FREE!

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The Salvation Army is hosting the "Snowfest Family Carnival" from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21. Everthing is FREE!

  • Snowman Building Contest
  • B-I-N-G-O
  • Snack Shop
  • Indoor Games
  • Bounce Houses

It will be at the Salvation Army at 529 E. Main St. in the City of Batavia.

For more information, contact:

[email protected]

Phone: 343-6284

Event Date and Time

February 21, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 3:33 pm

'Catch the Wave' - Get registration and enrollment help at all GCC campus centers

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Put a spring in your step and hop on over to Genesee Community College to explore ways you can shape your future. All six GCC campus center locations are hosting a "Catch the Wave" educational opportunity providing enrollment and registration services to community members Tuesday through Thursday, March 31, April 1 and April 2 starting at 9 a.m. and continuing through the day as needed.

Student services including academic and financial advisement, application assistance, financial aid, course registration and other technical assistance will be provided. Potential students can take the placement test and register for summer and fall courses if they bring official transcripts from their high school. The staff at each campus center will be ready to assist students of all ages, all career interests and all walks of life.

Scholarship opportunities are among the dynamic opportunities for local residents to explore. The Genesee Promise Plus program offering summer scholarships for GLOW-area high school graduates and juniors, as well as adults who have never attended college before.

New students will be assisted in starting their online FAFSA form (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), and are encouraged to bring photo ID, record of high school graduation or GED, and their most recent tax return.

For door-to-door driving directions to the campus centers go to: http://www.genesee.edu/about/visit/maps.cfm

Event Date and Time

March 31, 2015 - 9:00am - April 2, 2015 - 3:00pm
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 12:29 am

The Sports Collectors Expo at Batavia Downs

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Eighteen former professional sports greats will be appearing for autograph signings at The Sports Collectors Expo at Batavia Downs on Saturday, Feb. 21st, 10 a.m to 4 p.m. in Batavia. The casino is located at 8315 Park Road.

Appearing that day for autograph signings and a photo opportunity will be Marv Levy, coach of the Kansas City Chiefs (1978–1982) and the Buffalo Bills (1986–1997), coaching the Bills to four consecutive American Football Conference championships. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2001.

Marv Levy will be joined by his alumni Buffalo Bills Hall of Famer Billy Shaw and Bills great Ken Jones. Also appearing will be: Los Angeles Rams Hall of Famers Jack Youngblood, Tom Mack, Rams great Vince Ferragamo and Heisman Trophy winner Charles White of the Rams and Browns; New Orleans Saints Rookie of the Year and 1980 Heisman Trophy winner George Rogers; Washington Redskins Great and 1972 NFL MVP Larry Brown; New York Jets Hall of Famer Don Maynard; Pittsburg Steelers Great Rocky Bleier; Buffalo Sabres Greats Brad May, Matt Barnaby, Danny Gare; and LA Kings, NY Rangers Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne will be attending for hockey fans as well.

Last but not least are Boston Red Sox Greats Joe Hesketh, Chris Chambliss of the NY Yankees and Luis Tiant of the Red Socks and the Yankees. There will be over 100 dealer tables of sport collectables and memorabilia.

Admission to the Expo is $6 and free to children 8 and under. One free autograph from Joe Hesketh or Ken Jones with every paid admission and a $5 free play from the casino for each paid attendance for those 18 and older.

For more information visit:  thepurplepeopleeaters.com

Event Date and Time

February 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
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