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Letter From Slovakia

A Short  And Busy Month 

SLOVAKIA -- Well so far February felt like it has gone by the fastest, partially because it has less days but mostly due to the fact that I had a pretty busy month, I went skiing for a week! I have been having a great time and adapting to my new family and home was harder than I thought, but everything is going well!

So I’ll start with my new family! The Urban…

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GPL Basket Raffle 2018

 It’s time for the 2018 Basket Raffle! The baskets are out now, and can be found on the Main and Ground Floors. We’re raffling off baskets for all ages, from Buffalo Bills gear to Family Baking Fun to a huge Olaf from Frozen, we’ve got over 70 baskets to try for! The drawings will be held on March 10th at 10 AM in the Community Room.

Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 tickets for $5.00, and are being sold at the Main and Ground Floor Desks. Be sure to like our…

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Geneva Music Scene

Geneva's Double Piano Gift

GENEVA -- Geneva is the honored home to two concert piano talents that would be at home on the best stages of the world's arts capitals.
Meg Heaton and Hilda Collins have been performing together for years and their talent and familiarity…

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On February 11th from 2:00-4:30 PM, the Foundation for Geneva Public Library offers its fourth annual signature event, A Taste of Jazz: an Afternoon at the Geneva Public Library.

The event, sponsored by Wegmans, includes music from John Russo’s East Hill Classic Jazz Band as well as wine courtesy of Billsboro Winery, Ultimate Cakes, treats, and beverages provided…

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Finger Lakes Politics

Reed Opponents Gathering 

GENEVA -- The field for Democrats seeking to take on Republican Congressman Tom Reed in November is growing. Finger Lakes voters will get an early look at the field in a special event on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at the Smith Opera House. Candidates will make…

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The Geneva Historical Society will host two meetings in January to solicit community input on a facilities expansion project. The meetings will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17 and at 10 a.m., Saturday, January 20 at the Geneva Historical Society, 543 South Main Street.
 
In the summer of 2015, the Geneva Historical Society formed a task force to…

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Letter From Slovakia

New Country, New Celebrations         

SLOVAKIA --   Whoops! Almost forgot to post this monthly report, sorry about that! But... I had an eventful November, I have found a rhythm of the days and started to understand the language a lot more. But every week I do new things and I’m always excited to experience and hear about the new thing I will do!

So there was a new…

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St. Peter's Arts Academy is extremely proud of our Dance Studio and Molly Hamilton, organist for putting together this program on Sunday, December 10th at 2 pm. Happening at HWS-St. John's Chapel, Geneva! See performances featuring selections from "The Nutcracker", the beloved ballet by Tchaikovsky transcribed for the pipe organ. The music is choreographed by Alaina Olivieri, Director of the Dance Studio at St. Peter's Community Arts Academy with many dancers from the studio…

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Sounds of Christmas Concert - December 8th!

Come Celebrate the Christmas Season with St. Peter's Community Arts Academy and St. Peter's Church Choirs singing your Holiday Favorites. At 149 Genesee Street, Geneva, NY 14456. Reception follows the Concert. $7 for Adults, $6 for Senior Citizens and Students and Children under 12 are FREE. Get into the holiday spirit!…

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Geneva Community News

A Thanksgiving Feast For Fifty!

GENEVA -- Thanksgiving came a day early for members of the Boys & Girls Club of Geneva when Vance Metal Fabricators delivered turkeys to the club for its annual celebration and the staff at the club's Goodman unit pulled out the best linens for a great…

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You are invited to a very special Holiday experience happening at St. John's Chapel, HWS, Main Street, Geneva - featuring selections from "The Nutcracker", the beloved ballet by Tchaikovsky transcribed for the pipe organ. MaryAnn Hamilton, Organist. The music is choreographed by Alaina Olivieri, Director of the Dance Studio at St. Peter's Community Arts Academy with many dancers from the studio participating. Ms. Olivieri will also narrate the Nutcracker story. FREE and open to the…

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A Christmas Carol: Retold

Breadcrumb Productions and the Geneva Historical Society invite you to a rather different kind of theatrical experience. In this production of A Christmas Carol, follow Scrooge through the halls of Rose Hill Mansion as you unravel this yuletide tale of greed, guilt and forgiveness. Learn once more what Christmas is all about as you take Tiny Tim's…

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