Ricky Palermo Tournament
If you would like to help support the Tournment that benefits spinal injuries and do not want to golf on Saturday, August 2, make dinner reservations or donations by calling 343-0750. Dinner will be at Genesee Community College starting at 5pm.
Principles of Gardening
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Genesee County will offer, "Principles of Gardening" training, Wednesday evenings starting September 10 through November 19, from 6pm to 9pm. This training is the first requirement to becoming a Genesee County Master Gardener. Class size is limited; registration required by Friday, August 22. For an application or to register call Brandie Schultz at 585-343-3040, ext. 101.
UMMC ASK A Nurse
United Memorial Hospital will offer, "Ask a Nurse" community outreach program the First Tuesday of each month from 9am to 11am, in the Jerome Center Lobby, 16 Bank Street, Batavia; and on the Third Tuesday of each month from 9am to 11am, in the main lobby of the hospital at 127 North Street, Batavia. A registered nurse will be present to answer questions, check blood pressure, review medications, and provide diabetes risk assessments. The program is free and open to the public on a walk in basis.
Holland Land Office Museum
The Holland Land Office Museum is seeking individuals who were residents of the Children's home in Batavia, to come to the museum and record their remembrances. Also if anyone has any pictures of the Children's home that they could make copies of, please contract Director Jeff Donahue at 585-343-4727.
Songs for NYSARC
Genesee ARC announces, "Songs for NYSARC", a collaboration between talented artists and parents includes some of the best songs ever written about people with developmental disabilities. Hear the songs now and buy downloads to support Genesee ARC by clicking on the logo. For more information contact Sandy Konfederath at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 585-343-1123, ext. 226.
Volunteer Firefighters Needed
The Genesee County Fire Service is looking for Volunteer Firefighters, EMT personnel, emegency vehicle operators, traffic managers, support staff. Apply today at www.readygenesee.com
Volunteer to Deliver Home Meals
The Office for the Aging is in need of volunteer drivers to deliver Home delivered meals in Batavia. You can volunteer daily or as little as once a month. Each delivery takes approximately one to one and half hours. Easy pick up accessibility and assistance with loading at the Genesee ARC Community Center, Woodrow Road, Batavia. For more information or to volunteer call Jill at 585-343-1611.
UMMC HEALTHY LIVING CLASSES
United Memorial Medical Center Healthy Living, offers classes on Childbirth, MOMS program, Breast Feeding, Nutrition counceling, Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support, Diabetes Education Classes, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support . No Cost Mammography is also offered. Call 344-5331 for more information as to dates and registration.
GIVE TO YOUR UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN
Have you made your pledge yet to the United Way? Every dollar donation you give to the United Way stays right here in Genesee County to help your neighbors. All Babies Cherished, Western NY Tri-County Chapter of the American Red Cross, Boy Scouts of America - Iroquois Trail Council, Genesee County YMCA, GCASA, CASA, Genesee-Orleans Ministry of Concern, Girl Scouts of Western NY, Home Care & Hospice, Literacy Genesee, Regional Action Phone, PathStone, The Salvation Army, and YWCA of Genesee County depend upon your support. The United Way also has a number of community organizations that you can support with your dollars as giving opitions, such as local fire departments, Habitat for Humanity, Crossroads House, Genesee ARC, and many more. Our community faces many challenges, but together we can make a difference. Make a direct gift or choose payroll deduction. Give. Advocate. Volunteer. Life United! Call 343-8141 or go to www.uwgeneseecounty.org