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A Letter From Slovakia

The Chill Of Winter Descends

SLOVAKIA -- Wow. Already into my 3rd month here in Slovakia. Time really flies when you’re having fun! I haven’t gone to any castles since the last update but we have…

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Music, Meditation and Muchies

At St. John's Chapel on Wednesday, December 6 at 12:15 pm and Sunday, December 10 at 2:00 pm, Hobart and William Smith Colleges is pleased to announce a very special holiday Music, Meditation, and Munchies featuring selections from "The Nutcracker," the beloved ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky transcribed for the pipe organ by Frederick Hohman and abridged. 

For a special delight, the music is choreographed by …

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Have you ever been interested in playing Dungeons & Dragons, but could never find a group to play with? Intrigued by the concept of the game, but no idea how it works? Teens who are in grades 8-12 are invited to play at the Library every other Tuesday beginning November 7th!

What is Dungeons & Dragons? D&D is a fantasy tabletop role-playing game…

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Our teens are hard at work preparing for the annual Haunted House to take place on October 26th from 6 to 7pm! Children and teens 4 years and older are invited to register and attend the Haunted House to be held at the end of October. Each October our teens spend time after school building and constructing a haunted house in the Story Room and this year they’re most excited about some new decorations which include a hag and a…

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Geneva Philanthropy

ON LINE AUCTION STARTS NOW!!!!

The Boys & Girls Club Annual Dinner is not until October 19th, but you can get a head start shopping for auction items right now. Some of the live and silent auction items are available here for bidding. Great items from all over the Finger Lakes. Jump right in.

Dinner with the…

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Geneva Political News

Guard Spends An Afternoon With Kids

GENEVA -- County Supervisor Louis Guard, who is running to retain his seat, spent Wednesday afternoon at the Geneva Boys & Girls Club discussing after-school services and getting some advice from young Genevans on what could make the community better.…

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On October 2, 2017 the Geneva Public Library officially launched the Super Readers Club program! Patrons 17 and under can sign up to be a part of this club and receive an unlimited number of checkouts for books and audiobooks that are fine free! Additional perks members can receive include a custom library card, invitations to members-only programs, reading challenges, tips, prizes, and more!

The Super Readers Club is part of the Library’s commitment to removing the barriers…

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A Letter From Slovakia

Boy Meets Slovakia

By James B. Williams

25 September 2017

SLOVAKIA -- Hello all! I wanted to wait until one of these days to write you all because I just got back from my first District Orientation for 2240, Czech Republic and Slovakia’s District! But I will talk about…

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Geneva Arts News

St. Peter's Dancers At The  Smith

GENEVA -- SPCAA dancers perform in Ballet Jorgen's Anastasia at The Smith Opera House on Sat. 9/23/17 at 7:30 p.m.

See performances by: Penn Burrall, Ryann Shultz, Cassidy Prejean, Elizabeth Ives, Clare Canario, Malcolm King, Janina Olivieri

Children 18 and under are always FREE when GENEVA CONCERTS presents music and dance at The Smith Opera House.…

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Geneva Philanthropy

Restaurant Delivers For Club

GENEVA -- The staff of H.J. Stead Company, Geneva's newest restaurant on Linden Street, had two gifts to the Boys & Girls Club of Geneva on Friday: donuts and money.
The staff delivered samples of the new, homemade donuts that are featured…

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Geneva Community News

Vincent To Tutors: "Join The Revolution"

GENEVA -- Hobart and William Smith Colleges President Greg Vincent addressed a group of more than 60 HWS tutors and staff Monday night at the Boys & Girls Club of Geneva, crediting the students with being part of a "revolution" in American secondary…

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Arts for All!

With a new academic year comes Arts for All at St. Peter's Community Arts Academy! Learn to play an instrument, dance or sing right here in Geneva, New York! Check out our brand new website stpetersarts.org and put some music in your life. Our programs include Community Choirs, Dance, Fiddle, Guitar, Musical Beginnings for the wee ones, Piano, Violin, Viola and Voice. Register online…

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Geneva Community News

Eclipse From Another Viewpoint

GENEVA -- Cloud cover may obscure today's solar eclipse across Upstate New York, but there is a record of an earlier occurrence you might enjoy.
Arthur Dove, the now-famed American painter, painted this scene during his most productive art years in Geneva.…

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Geneva School News

High School Gym Gets Carted Off Into History

GENEVA -- The Geneva High School gym quietly disappeared in a pile of rubble this week as crews readied for the next phase in the construction project that will modernize the school's gym and fitness facilities. The construction will mean a…

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