BULLETIN BOARD: Calendar of events
TUESDAY MAY 4
Breast cancer screening: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 4, Family Medicine Geneva, 875, route de préemption, Geneva. For women aged 40 and over who have not been screened in the past year. Bring an insurance card. People without insurance will be connected to the New York State Cancer Services program. Call 833-922-7465 to make an appointment.
“Create an ecological landscape”: 10 a.m. on May 4 via Zoom. Presented by Janet Allen, Co-Founder and President of Habitat Gardening’s Wild Ones Chapter in Midtown New York. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
Veterans Brain Health Awareness: 11 a.m. to noon on May 4. For veterans and their families. Topics include “The Importance of Brain Health and Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease”; “Facts and Figures on Veterans and Alzheimer’s Disease and the Importance of Memory Screening”; and “Services and Support for New York Veterans”. Release. Visit alzfdn.org/veterans to register.
American Red Cross Blood Drive: 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 4, Presbyterian Church of Geneva, 24 Park Place, Geneva. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
“The Hemlock Woolly Aphid Threat in the Owasco Lake Watershed”: 1 p.m. on May 4 via Zoom. Hear the results of a survey of hemlock trees in the Owasco Lake watershed and discuss what is being done to prevent some of the damage. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
Virtual travel night: 7 p.m. May 4. Jackie Mertens, of Dream Vacations, and Jennifer Lewallen, of Trafalgar, will present US national parks, such as Yellowstone, Grand Teton and Bryce Canyon. Release. Call 585-433-5700 or visit jmgetaways.com to register.
WEDNESDAY MAY 5
American Red Cross Blood Drive: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. May 5, American Legion Post 34, 1513 Palmyra St., Shortsville. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
“Native plants, respectful of lakes by nature”: 1 p.m. on May 5 via Zoom. Learn about a select group of native trees, shrubs, perennials and grasses, as well as how to choose the right plants for a given project or property. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
“Techniques for identifying, investigating and reporting aquatic invasive species”: 6:30 p.m. on May 5 via Zoom. Learn how to identify existing invasive species and others that pose a threat of introduction to the Finger Lakes region, and how to report them. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
Small Lakes Reading Club: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 5, Little Lakes Community Center, 4705 S. Main St., Hemlock. This month’s book is “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman. For information: littlelakesny.org or 585-367-1046.
Ontario County Genealogical Society: 7:00 p.m. May 5, Ontario County Historical Society Museum, 55 N. Main St., Canandaigua. Diane Smith will present “Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Computer Use”. Use the side door.
THURSDAY MAY 6
American Red Cross Blood Drive: from noon to 5 p.m. May 6, India Community Center, 2171 Monroe-Wayne County Line Road, Macedonia. Participants must be 17 years of age or older, 16 years of age with parental consent, and bring proper identification. Visit redcross.org for more information.
Stroke Support Group: 1 p.m. on May 6 via Zoom. Organized by UR Medicine Thompson Health for stroke patients, their families and caregivers. Betsey King will present “Music and Therapy: Great Partners”. Call 585-396-6965 or email [email protected] to register.
“Landscaping of the shores of Cayuga Lake”: 3 p.m. on May 6 via Zoom. Find tips and resources for shoreline development to prevent erosion and protect water quality. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
Alive After 5 Networking Event: 5:30 p.m., May 6, Banque Nationale de Lyon, 1423 Hathaway Promenade, Farmington. Enjoy light appetizers, refreshments, and enter the raffle for a basket. Access to Webex link available. Masks required. $ 5. Visit bit.ly/2R4Wokv to register.
“Best Practices for Sustainable Vineyard Management to Protect Seneca Lake”: 6 p.m. on May 6 via Zoom. Immerse yourself in wine-making practices that help protect the lake. Release. Visit flrwa.org/lake-friendly-living to register.
The playwrights play readings: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 15 to May 27. Actors from across the country will perform in 14 plays. Visit genevatheatreguild.org or facebook.com/GenevaTheatreGuild for more information.
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