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Art Exhibits

[ OPENING ]

“Art at the Jazz Fest!” Featuring Paul and Christine Knoblauch, Cordell Cordaro, Frank Argento, and Greg Polisseni Fri Jun 22. Rochester Plaza Hotel & Conference Center, 70 State St. 6-8 p.m. 546-3450.

Art in June 2012: Belinda Bryce, Bob LaRossa, Dan Malczewski Fri-Sun Jun 22-24. Stephen Merritt, 222 Hermitage Rd. Fri 6-9 p.m., Sat-Sun 12-5 p.m.342-3086, merrittvessel.com.

“Illustrations” by Elaine Verstraete Fri Jun 22. Wayne County Council for the Arts 108 W. Miller St., Newark. 6-8 p.m. 315-331-4593, info@wayne-arts.com, waynearts.wordpress.com.

“Dragonflies & Damselflies” photo exhibit Sat Jun 23. Cumming Nature Center Hurst Gallery, 6475 Gulick Rd., Naples. 2-4:30 p.m. $3 requested donation, $10 for families. 374-6160, rmsc.org.

Victoria Gregory Mural opening Sat Jun 23. 355 North St. 11 a.m. Free. 802-5442.

[ CONTINUING ]

Artisans’ Loft 4135 Mill St, Pultneyville. Ongoing: “Dream Sails…and More” by David Chamberlain; “Waterscapes” by Lee Hanford; “Trees and More” by Rocky Greco. Fri 1-3 & 6-8, Sat 1-4 p.m. & 6-8 p.m., Sun 1-4 p.m. 315-589-5000

Arts & Cultural Council Gallery 277 N Goodman St. Through Jun 27: “Manuel Rivera-Ortiz: India, A Celebration of Life.” Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 473-4000, artsrochester.org.

Axom Gallery 176 Anderson Ave. 2nd floor. Through Jun 30: “Convergence” by Paul Garland. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 12-5 p.m. 232.6030 x23, axomgallery.com.

Baobab Cultural Center 728 University Ave. Continuing: Magnificent Africa. Thu-Fri 5:30-9 p.m., Sat 2-4 p.m. 563-2145, thebaobab.org.

Books Etc. 78 W. Main St., Macedon. Through Aug 15: “Relative Image,” work by Dolores Seagren, Richard Lacey, and Anne Lacey Ellington. Wed-Sun Noon-5 p.m. 474-4116, books_etc@yahoo.com.

Black Radish Gallery Village Gate, D Entrance, 274 N. Goodman St. Through Jun 30: “Wayward Dreams” by Alison Tyne. Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 12-5 p.m. arenaartgroup.com

B.T. Roberts Memorial Hall Gallery at Roberts Wesleyan College 2301 Westside Drive. Through June 30: “Vapors: The Brevity of Life” by Athesia Benjamin. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 594-6800, nes.edu.

Bug Jar 219 Monroe Ave. Through Jul 31: THE LOBBY Presents: “The Artist: Formally Shown as Prints” group exhibit. Mon-Sun 8 p.m.- 2 a.m. 454-2966, bugjar.com, lobbydigital.com

Coach Street Clay 39 Coach Street, Canandaigua. Through Jul 21: “Where You Go, I Go,” New Work by Peter Pincus. Call for hours. 474-3103, coachstreetclay.com.

Community Darkroom Gallery 713 Monroe Ave. Through Aug 31: “We Are Ten,” A Black and White Photo Exhibition by Wilson Commencement Academy Photo Club. Mon 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Tue-Thu 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Fri 12-5 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 271-5920, geneseearts.org.

Crocus Clay Works Gallery Hungerford Building Door #2, Suite 225, 1115 E. Main St. Through Jun 23: “A Life in Layers,” Digital prints designed by Kelly Powell & inspired by the Kuna Indians of Panama. Tue-Wed 5-8 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.-3 p.m., or by appointment. 469-8217, crocusclayworks.com.

Cumming Nature Center Hurst Gallery 6475 Gulick Rd., Naples. Jun 23-Sep 2: “Dragonflies & Damselflies” photo exhibit. Wed-Fri 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Sat-Sun 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $3 requested donation, $10 for families. 374-6160, rmsc.org.

A Different Path Gallery 27 Market St., Brockport. Continuing: “I and Love and You” group show and “Women” a solo show of new works by chickenbone. Wed-Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 637-5494, differentpathgallery.com.

The Firehouse Gallery @ Genesee Pottery, 713 Monroe Ave. Through Jul 23: “5th Annual College Clay Collective.” Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat noon-4 p.m. 244-1730, geneseearts.org.

The Gallery Annex Dallywater’s, 83 Geneva St., Geneva. Continuing: “Bloom” by Kevin Harwood. Call for details. 315-719-0140.

Gallery @ Equal=Grounds 750 South Ave. Through Jun 30: “Secrets of the Solstice,” Artwork by Tim Mack. Tue-Fri 7 a.m.-Midnight, Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-Midnight. gallery@equalgrounds.com.

Gallery r 100 College Ave. Through Jul 3: “I Know You through Your Pictures,” RIT’s Photo Arts Collective club. Wed-Sun 1-5 p.m. galleryr.org.

Gallery Salon & Spa 780 University Ave. Through Jul 31: “ReMix” by Belinda Bryce. Tue-Thu 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 271-8340, galleryhair.com.

Genesee Co-op Federal Credit Union 395 Gregory St. Through Jun 29: The Work of Cheryl and Don Olney. Mon-Wed 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thu-Fri 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 461-2230, genesee.coop.

George Eastman House 900 East Ave. Through Sep 16: “See: Untold Stories.” | Ongoing: “Cameras from the Technology Collection,” and “The Remarkable George Eastman.” | Tue-Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thu 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun 1-5 p.m. $4-$12. 271-3361, eastmanhouse.org

Gilded Square Picture Framing & Gallery 714 University Ave. Continuing: “Framed” artwork by Keith Uhrich & Michelle Michael. Tue-Fri 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 461-2808, gildedsquare.com.

High Falls Fine Art Gallery 60 Browns Race. Through Jul 5: “Stephen Spinder, Solo Photography,” “Pen, Pencil, Tool, & Brush,” and “A Photographer’s Path 15.”  Wed-Fri 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sat Noon-5:30 p.m.; Sun 1-5 p.m. 325-2030, centerathighfalls.org.

Hungerford Building 1115 E. Main St., door 1, floor 2. Through Jun 29: “My Apocalypse.” Visit for details: myapocalypse2012.tumblr.com.

Image City Photography Gallery 722 University Ave. Through Jul 8: “Israel: A Country in Transition” by Bruce Bennett. Wed-Sat 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun noon-4 p.m. 482-1976, imagecityphotographygallery.com.

International Art Acquisitions 3300 Monroe Ave. Through Jun 30: “Ode to Matisse” original gouache and ink paintings by Marsha Hammel. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun Noon-5 p.m. 264-1440, internationalartacquisitions.com.

I-Square Visions 693 Titus Ave., Irondequoit. Through Jul 12: “Hot in Irondequoit” Show & Sale. Mon-Thu 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 943-1941.

Jewish Community Center 1200 Edgewood Ave. Through Jul 22: “Traveling Exhibition: Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals.” Wed 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Thu 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat-Sun Noon-6 p.m., and Mon-Tue by request. 461-2000, http://www.jccrochester.org

Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center Gallery St. John Fisher College, 3690 East Ave. Through Jun 25: Rochester Art Club Spring Show. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 899-3720.

Little Theatre Café 240 East Ave. Through Jun 22: Ian Bornarth. Sun 5-8 p.m. Mon-Thu 5-10 p.m.; Fri-Sat 5-11 p.m. 258-0403, thelittle.org.

Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Ave. Through Aug 5: Fifth Rochester Biennial. Wed-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Thu until 9 p.m., $5-$12. Thu night reduced price: $6 from 5-9 p.m. 276-8900, mag.rochester.edu.

Mill Art Center & Gallery, 61 N Main St, Honeoye Falls. Continuing: “Felted Fashions” by Jae Hee Lee and “Fresh Produce.” Mon-Fri & Sat 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Fri 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Free. 624-7740, millartcenter.com.

My Sister’s Gallery The Episcopal Church Home, 505 Mt. Hope Ave. Through Jul 10: “Between the Lines, Patriotism in Print.” Daily 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 546-8439.

Nan Miller Gallery 3450 Winton Place. Through June 23: “Albert Paley’s The Mastery of Metal.” Mon-Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 292-1430, nanmillergallery.com.

Nazareth College Colacino Gallery 4245 East Ave. Through Jul 22: “Jazz: The Spirit of the Movement,” The Photographs of Jim Allen. Wed-Sat 12-5 p.m. 389-5073, naz.edu.

Ock Hee’s Gallery 2 Lehigh St. Through Aug 25: “The Inner World of Dario Tazziolo.” Mon-Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 624-4730, ockhee@frontiernet.net.

Orange Glory Café 240 East Ave. Continuing: “Poster and Fine Art Show” by Carla Bartow. Mon-Fri 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 232-7340.

Our House Art Gallery Veterans Outreach Center, 783 South Ave. Through Jun 30: “No Rules” by David Duncan. Tue 1-7 p.m., Fri 1-3 p.m., or by appt. 295-7804, veteransoutreachcenter.org.

Oxford Gallery 267 Oxford St. Through Aug 25: “Summer Exhibit: James Strohmeier.” Tue-Fri Noon-5 p.m; Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 271-5885, oxfordgallery.com.

Record Archive 33 1/3 Rockwood St. Through Jun 30: “Posters and Recent Works by Chris Charles of Fly Rabbit Press.” Mon-Sat 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun noon-5 p.m. alayna@recordarchive.com.

Rochester Contemporary Arts Center 137 East Ave. Through Jul 15: “6x6x2012: Bigger and Better.” Wed-Sun 1-5 p.m., Fri 1-10 p.m. 461-2222, rochestercontemporary.org. $1.

Rochester Plaza Hotel & Conference Center 70 State St. Jun 22-30: “Art at the Jazz Fest!” Featuring Paul and Christine Knoblauch, Cordell Cordaro, Frank Argento, and Greg Polisseni. Call for details. 546-3450.

Rochester Regional Community Design Center Hungerford Complex/E. Main Business Park. Door 3B. Continuing: “Corn Hill: What’s Next?” Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 271-0520, rrcdc.com.

Roz Steiner Art Gallery Genesee Community College, 1 College Rd., Batavia. Through Jun 28: Student Digital Art Show. Call for hours. 343-0055 x6448, genesee.edu.

Rush Rhees Library Rare Books and Special Collections University of Rochester River Campus, Rush Rhees Library, Wilson Blvd. Through Aug 17: “Picturing AIDS and Its Publics,” educational AIDS posters from the Atwater Collection, and “Springing to Life: Moveable Books and Mechanical Devices.” Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 475-6766.

Sage Art Center UR River Campus. Through August 2012: Photo exhibit by Thomas Evans, curated by Jessica Holmes. Mon-Thu 9 a.m.-11p.m., Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat-Sun 2-6 p.m. 273-5995, rochester.edu/college/AAH/facilities/sage

Sips Coffee Shop 149 Pattonwood Dr., Irondequoit. Through Jun 30: Artist of the Month: Oil and Acrylic Paintings by Sunita Dixit. Call for hours: 323-9360.

Starry Nites Café 696 University Ave. Through Aug 25: “Fly Me to the Moon: Celestial Bodies at Starry Nites Café.” Mon-Thu 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri 7:30 a.m.-midnight, Sat 8 a.m.-midnight, Sun 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 271-2630, starrynitescafe.com, shoefactoryarts.com.

Stella Art Gallery & Studio 350 West Commercial St., East Rochester. Continuing: “East Rochester High School Student Exhibit.” Thu 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Fri 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sat noon-9 p.m. stellaartgalleryandstudio.com.

Steve Carpenter Gallery and Studio 176 Anderson Ave. Through Jun 23: 8th Annual Student Art Exhibition. Daily 1-4 p.m. 758-1410, stevecarpenterstudio.com.

Strong Behavioral Health University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave. Through Jun 25: “Balance.” Visit site for hours. urmc.rochester.edu.

Studio 215 Hungerford Building Door #1 or 2, Floor 4, Suite 433E, 1115 E. Main St. Continuing: “School’s Out for Summer 2,” with students from Buckman Heights Elementary School. Tue-Wed 5-8 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.-3 p.m., or by appointment. 490-1210, humanette66@gmail.com.

Tap & Mallet 381 Gregory St. Continuing: “Paintings by Bradley Butler.” Mon-Sat 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m.; Sun 4 p.m.-12 a.m. 473-0503, tapandmallet.com.

Visual Studies Workshop 31 Prince St. Through Jul 9: “Reversing the Catastrophe of Fixed Meaning” by Scott McCarney. Thu 5-8 p.m., Fri-Sat 12-5 p.m., and by appt. 442-8676, vsw.org.

Wallace Library Rochester Institute of Technology, 1 Lomb Memorial Dr. Through Aug 6: “The Light of the Sublime: The Works of Rumi as Interpreted by Zahra Partovi and Vincent FitzGerald & Co.” Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m. 475-4213.

Wayne County Council for the Arts 108 W. Miller St., Newark. Jun 21-Jul 28: “Illustrations” by Elaine Verstraete. Thu-Sat 12-3 p.m., and by appt. 315-331-4593, info@wayne-arts.com, waynearts.wordpress.com.

Wood Library 134 North Main St., Canandaigua. Through Jul 12: “The Finger Lakes: Above and Below,” paintings by Gloria Betlam. Mon-Thu 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 394-1381.

[ CALL FOR ARTWORK ]

56th Clothesline Festival. Limited exhibitor spaces remain for Sep 8-9 juried outdoor show & sale at Memorial Art Gallery. Apply at clothesline.rochester.edu.

Arts at the Gardens: Call for Vendors. Takes place August 20-21. Information: artsatthegardens.org.

Call for Art: Crow Show. Deadline July 21. Call for artwork relating to crows or ravens for August exhibit. More information and more calls for art at shoefactoryarts.com.

Call for Art: Skin Deep – The Art of Tattooing and Body Art. Deadline June 30. Submit framed drawings, illustrations, and/or photos of body art for July 6 exhibit. More info: stellaartgalleryandstudio.com.

Call for Art: “Landmarks of Wayne County.” Must be delivered to Wayne County Council for the Arts October 5 or 6. Adult & Youth categories; photos must be taken within Wayne Country between October 1, 2011 and September 30, 2012. Information: 315-331-4593, waynearts.wordpress.com.

Call for Art Proposals for New Roz Steiner Art Gallery at Genesee Community College. Individuals and groups working in all media are welcome to submit proposals. Submit bio, resume, digital JPEG samples to GCC Art Department Office, Art Gallery Committee, Genesee Community College, One College Road, Batavia, NY 14020. The new gallery will be ready for exhibitions beginning in early 2011. For more info, email hsjones@genesee.edu.

Call for Emerging Film- and Videomakers. Ongoing. Submit films and videos to the monthly Emerging Filmmakers Series at the Little Theatre. Films of maximum 30 minutes must have been produced in New York State in the last two years. For more information, email emergingfilmmakers@yahoo.com.

Call for Entries: Films. Greentopia | Film Festival takes place September 12-14. Submit or get more info: greentopiafestival.com/film/.

Central Library Offers Exhibit Opportunities for Artists at Lower Link Gallery. Space currently available free of charge. Applications available at libraryweb.org; call 428-8051 for more information.

Donate Artwork to Evening at Auction to benefit Boys and Girls Club in Geneva. To be held September 21. Contact margaret.bernay@hws.edu or kvaughn@hws.edu for more information.

Seneca Park Zoo Photo Contest. Deadline July 15 at 5 p.m. For 2013 calendar. Send images to photos@senecazoo.org. For complete contest rules, visit senecaparkzoo.org.

 

Art Events

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

5th Annual Rochester Biennial Lectures: Eunsuh Choi. Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Ave. 276-8900, mag.rochester.edu. 11 a.m. Included in gallery admission: $5-$12.

Soulstice Artisan Market Summer Solstice Sale. Soulstice Artisan Market, 632 North Winton Rd. 370-0076, 6-9 p.m. Free admission.

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Dr. Sketchy’s Rochester: Throwback Nicktoons Figure Drawing Party. The Space, 1115 E. Main St., #248. thespacerochester.com. 7-10 p.m. $10. BYOB. Contests, prizes, boobs. Free slime shots.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

Stella Summer Art Series Open House. Stella Art Gallery & Studio, 350 West Commercial St., East Rochester. stellaartgalleryandstudio.com. Noon-4 p.m. Free admission.

[ Friday, June 22-Sunday, June 24 ]

Rochester Folk Art Guild 4th Annual Craft Weekend. East Hill Farm, 1445 Upper Hill Rd., Middlesex. 944-3153, folkartguild.org. Fri-Sat 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun 8 a.m.-3 p.m. $275, students $150, register.

Comedy

[ Thursday, June 21-Saturday, June 23 ]

Robert Kelly/Steve Burr. Comedy Club, 2235 Empire Blvd., Webster. 671-9080, thecomedyclub.us. Thu 7:30 p.m., Fri-Sat 7:30 & 10 p.m. $9-$12.

[ Friday, June 22-Saturday, June 23 ]

Geva Comedy Improv presents “Rattlesnake Gulch: An Improvised Western.” Geva Theatre Center, 75 Woodbury Blvd. 7:30 p.m. $10. 232-4382, gevacomedyimprov.org.

Village Idiots Improv Comedy. Village Idiots Pillar Theater, Village Gate, 1st floor, 274 North Goodman St., #D106. 797-9086, improvVIP.com. 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. $5.

 

Dance Events

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Scene & Herd; a Carnival of Animals. Rochester Contemporary Arts Center, 137 East Ave. 461-2222, rochestercontemporary.org. 7 p.m. $1. Erika Ruegemer & one dance co.

Dance Participation

[ Through Friday, June 22 ]

Contemplative Practices in Dance, Dance Therapy and Yoga: An Experiential Course in Depth Psychology, Non-Dualism and Early Modern Dance. Kinections, Imagine Square, 718 University Ave. 473-5050. Call for details. With Danielle Fraenkel.

Festivals

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Food Truck Rodeo.  Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union St. cityofrochester.gov/publicmarket. 5-9 p.m. Free admission. Street food, local brew, live music featuring Public Market Band.

[ Saturday, June 23-Sunday, June 24 ]

Eighth Annual Cherry Festival. Cobblestone Farm Winery & Vineyard, 5102 State Rte. 89, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, Romulus. 315-549-8797, cobblestonefarmwinery.com. 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.

[ Sunday, June 24 ]

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Block Party. Downtown Auburn. 315-255-1305, FingerLakesMTF.com. 1-5 p.m. Chamber half-mile Garage Run at noon, $10-$15, ages 21+.

 

Kids Events

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

Time for Tots. Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Rd. 247-6446. 10:15-11:15 a.m. Ages 1-5.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

American Girl Club. Barnes & Noble Greece, 330 Greece Ridge Center Dr. 227-4020, bn.com. 7 p.m. Free. Ages 7+.

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Cool Kids: “Airplay” Comedy Juggling and Funshop. Sagawa Park, corners of Main (Rte. 19) and Erie Streets, Brockport. 637-3984, generationcool.biz. 7-8 p.m. Free.

[ Monday, June 25 ]

BabyTime Storytime. Irondequoit Public Library Evans Branch, 45 Cooper Rd. 336-6062, aholland@libraryweb.org. Mondays through August 6 11:30 a.m. Free. Ages 0-23 months with caregiver.

Me, the Superhero! with Mary Beth Dolan. Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave. 784-5300, brightonlibrary.org. 10:30 a.m. Free. Ages 6+.

T-shirt Painting. Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Rd. 247-6446. 2-3 p.m. Free, register. Bring a plain-colored, pre-washed t-shirt to decorate. Ages 9-18.

[ Monday, June 25-Tuesday, June 26 ]

Toddler/Talkers Storytime. Irondequoit Public Library Evans Branch, 45 Cooper Rd. 336-6062, aholland@libraryweb.org. Mondays orTuesdays  through August 7 10:30 a.m. Free. Ages 2-3 months with caregiver.

[ Tuesday, June 26 ]

Family Game Night. Wood Library, 134 North Main St., Canandaigua. 394-1381. 6-9 p.m. Free.

Family Movie: “The Muppets.” Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave. 784-5300, brightonlibrary.org. 2 p.m. Free.

Pre-school/Pre-readers Storytime. Irondequoit Public Library Evans Branch, 45 Cooper Rd. 336-6062, aholland@libraryweb.org. Tuesdays through August 7 11:30 a.m. Free. Ages 4-5 months with caregiver.

Summer Reading Kick-off and Ice Cream Social. Gates Public Library, 902 Elmgrove Rd. 247-6446. 6:30-8 p.m. Free, register.

ZooMobile: The Rainforest. Henrietta Public Library, 455 Calkins Rd., 359-7092, hpl.org. 2-3 p.m. Free, register.

[ Wednesday, June 27 ]

Lego Club. Henrietta Public Library, 455 Calkins Rd., 359-7092, hpl.org. 2-2:45 or 3-3:45 p.m. Free, register. Ages 6-12.

Teen Game Night. Henrietta Public Library, 455 Calkins Rd., 359-7092, hpl.org. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Ages 12+.

Lectures

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

Chincoteague Island Travelogue with Heidi Jung. Irondequoit Library, Helen McGraw Branch, 2180 E. Ridge Rd. 336.6060. 7 p.m. Free.

Current Key Issues for Nonprofits. Arts & Cultural Council Gallery 277 N Goodman St. 473-4000, artsrochester.org. 10 a.m.-noon. $50, free to members, register.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Danger Close: The War of 1812. Henrietta Public Library, 455 Calkins Rd., 359-7092, hpl.org. 7-8:30 p.m. Free, register.

Got Health? Talks: “Is Your Home Making You Sick?” Kate Gleason Auditorium, Central Library, 115 South Ave. 224-3056. 12:10-12:50 p.m. Free.

The Mansions of East Avenue with Donald S. Hall. Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave. 784-5300, brightonlibrary.org. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Wish You Were Here series: “Carleton Watkins Places” with Weston Naef. George Eastman House, 900 East Ave. 271-3361, eastmanhouse.org. Included in museum admission: $5-$12.

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Architecture for Lunch. Washington Square Park. 546-7029 x10, landmarksociety.org. 12:10-12:45 p.m. Free.

[ Monday, June 25 ]

OSHER-Concepts in Medical Ethics with Dr. Victor Poleshuck. Irondequoit Library, Helen McGraw Branch, 2180 E. Ridge Rd. 336.6060. 7 p.m. Free.

[ Monday, June 25-Saturday, June 30 ]

Jazz-Related Classes. Introduction to Jazz History 1-2:30 p.m. Hatch Recital Hall at the Eastman School of Music; Jazz Improvisation Steps for Adults 3-4:30 p.m. Eastman School of Music, Room 209; Six Advanced Jazz Improvisation Workshops 3-4:30 p.m. Eastman School of Music, Room 120. Prices vary, register.

Legacy of the Masters of Jazz. Eastman School of Music, 25 Gibbs Street, Room 120. esm.rochester.edu/summer. 5-6 p.m. $10 per session. Daily pre-concert discussions/demonstrations on the lineage of instruments that will be featured at the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.

[ Wednesday, June 27 ]

Monroe County Fair Flower & Vegetable Show Talk. Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave. 784-5300, brightonlibrary.org. 7 p.m. Free.

[ Wednesday, June 17-Thursday, June 28 ]

College Admissions: An In-Depth Look. Brighton Recreation Center, 220 Idlewood Rd. 784-5260. 7-8:30 p.m. $15, $30/family. Register.

 

Literary Events

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

American Wars: “Triumvirate” by Bruce Chadwick. Barnes & Noble Greece, 330 Greece Ridge Center Dr. 227-4020, bn.com. 7 p.m. Free.

Author Visit: “The Watch” by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya. Lift Bridge Book Shop, 45 Main St., Brockport. 637-2260, liftbridgebooks.com. 7 p.m. Free.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Culinary Reading and Discussion Group. Writers and Books, 740 University Ave. 473-2590, wab.org. 6-8 p.m. Free, donations to the Adult Scholarship Fund accepted.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

Saturday Author Salon: “Ginseng & Rose Petals: Behind the Scenes in a Chinese Clinic” by Sara Sachs Kohberg. Lift Bridge Book Shop, 45 Main St., Brockport. 637-2260, liftbridgebooks.com. 2-3 p.m. Free.

[ Sunday, June 24 ]

History Book Club: “Nixon’s Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America’s Most Troubled President” by Don Fulsom. Lift Bridge Book Shop, 45 Main St., Brockport. 637-2260, liftbridgebooks.com. 2 p.m. Free.

[ Wednesday, June 27 ]

Brown Bag Book Discussion: “The Cat’s Table” by Michael Ondaatje. Rundel Auditorium, Central Library, 115 South Ave. 428-8350, libraryweb.org. Noon-1 p.m. Free, lunches welcome.

Titles over tea: “This Beautiful Life” by Helen Schulman. Barnes & Noble Greece, 330 Greece Ridge Center Dr. 227-4020, bn.com. 7 p.m. Free.

 

Museum Exhibits

[ Through Thursday, September 13 ]

Quilts & Samplers. The Rochester Historical Society, Rundel Memorial Building, 2nd floor, 115 South Ave. 428-8470, rochesterhistory.org. Tue-Wed 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Thu 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $3-$5, free to members.

Recreation

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

Senior Sojourn (Easy Pace). RMSC Cumming Nature Center, 6472 Gulick Rd., Naples. 374-6160, rmsc.org. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $3/$10 per family.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Downtown Fitness Club’s Fitness Challenge. Seneca Park Zoo, 2222 St. Paul Blvd. downtownfitnessclub.com. 5:45 p.m. $200 per team, register.

Nature Hike: Lower and Middle Falls of the Genesee.  Meet at Maplewood Rose Garden. cityofrochester.gov/fclg. 6 p.m. Free.

Twilight Tours. Mount Hope Cemetery, 791 Mount Hope Ave. 461-3494, fomh.org. 7 p.m. $5, free to FOMH members. Every Thursday through Aug 9.

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Arcturus over the Swamp. Thousand Acre Swamp Sanctuary, off Jackson Rd., Penfield. Marie Heerkens 773-8911. 9 p.m. Free.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

13th Lifetime Assistance Airport 5K. Greater Rochester International Airport general aviation Runway 7-25 and Taxiway F. Race will start at the former Kodak Hangar (1205 Scottsville Rd.). airport5K, active.com. lifetimeassistance.org. $20-$25, walk $5-$15, register.

“Dragonflies & Damselflies” photo exhibit Opening & Nature Walk. Cumming Nature Center Hurst Gallery, 6475 Gulick Rd., Naples. 374-6160, rmsc.org. 2-4:30 p.m. opening, nature walk 3-4:30 p.m. $3 requested donation, $10 for families.

Mount Hope Cemetery Tour. South cemetery entrance, 1133 Mt. Hope Ave. 461-3494, fomh.org. 1 p.m. $5, members & children under 16 free. Every Saturday through Oct 27.

Mount Hope Cemetery: Searching Among the Stones. North Gatehouse opposite Robinson Dr. 1133 Mt. Hope Ave. 461-3494, fomh.org. 11 a.m. $5, $6 families, members & children under 16 free.

[ Sunday, June 24 ]

Finger Lakes Land Trust Talks and Treks: Paddle the Honeoye Inlet. Meet at the gravel parking lot at Muller Field Station. From Rte. 20A in Honeoye Village, turn left on County Rte. 36 or West Lake Road, just west of the village center, and follow past the end of Honeoye Lake. Look for the Muller Field Station sign on your left. 607-275-9487, fllt.org. 10 a.m. Free, register. Naturalist and educator Eric Cosman will explore the inlet and the south end of Honeoye Lake with us. Bring your own canoe or kayak and lifejackets.

Mount Hope Cemetery Tour. North Gatehouse opposite Robinson Dr. 1133 Mt. Hope Ave. 461-3494, fomh.org. 2 p.m. $5, members & children under 16 free. Every Sunday through Oct 28.

Mount Hope Cemetery: Jewish Roots. South cemetery entrance, 1133 Mt. Hope Ave. 461-3494, fomh.org. 10 a.m. $5, members & children under 16 free.

[ Monday, June 25 ]

Charity Golf Tournament and Silent Auction. Ravenwood Golf Club, 929 Lynaugh Road, Victor. 785-1541, foundation@flcc.edu. Noon registration, 1 p.m. tee off. $150 per golfer, $600 per foursome, includes lunch and dinner. To benefit Finger Lakes Community College.

[ Tuesday, June 26 ]

Guided Bike Ride, Maplewood Neighborhood.  Meet at Maplewood Rose Garden. cityofrochester.gov/fclg. 6 p.m. Free.

Rochester Orienteering Club Event. Black Creek Park. roc.us.orienteering.org. 6 p.m. $8 per entry/group.

Special Events

[ Daily through November 21 ]

Vineyard Public Tours. Casa Larga, 2287 Turk Hill Rd., Fairport. 585-223-4210 x2. 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. $5-$7.

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

Rochester Women’s Network tours Hillside. Hillside, Family of Agencies, 1183 Monroe Ave. 271-4182, rwn.org. 5:30 p.m. $5-$10.

Rochester Young Profesionals Mary Jemison Cruise. Corn Hill Landing, Exchange Blvd & Plymouth Ave. 662-5748, info@samandmary.org. 7-9 p.m. $13.

Summer Officially Begins: Summer of Riesling Kick Off. Casa Larga, 2287 Turk Hill Rd., Fairport. 585-223-4210 x2. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. $5-$15.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Green Drinks. Foodlink Headquarters, 1999 Mt. Read Blvd. skeller@foodlinkny.org. 6 p.m. Free, register.

Fashion Night at Tilt Night Club. Tilt Night Club, 444 Central Ave. 232-8440. 11 p.m. Free. Featuring Definitive Apparel.

Film Screening: “Two Spirits.” Jewish Community Center, 1200 Edgewood Ave., Brighton. 461-2000, jccrochester.org. 7 p.m. Free. Part of programming for “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945” Exhibition.

Roc Transit Day. ROCtransitday.com. Reconnect Rochester invites all Rochesterians to leave our cars at home and use public transit. Free prizes will be given to random RTS bus riders all day. Transit riders are invited for complimentary drinks & appetizers at Legend’s Sports Bar & Grille, 120 E Main Street 5- 6:30 p.m. Visit to find out how to get your free all-day transit pass.

Simply Crepes Artists & Artisans in Canandaigua. Simply Crêpes, 101 S. Main St., Canandaigua. 394-9090, simplycrepes.com. 6-7 p.m. $10-$15, register.

South Wedge Farmers Market. 100 Alexander St. at S. Clinton. swfarmersmarket.org. 4-7 p.m. Free admission. Through Oct 18.

[ Friday, June 22 ]

Caribbean Film Series: The Other Side of the Water. Baobab Cultural Center 728 University Ave. 563-2145, thebaobab.org.

Film Event: Bruce Goldstein in Person. George Eastman House, 900 East Ave. 271-3361, eastmanhouse.org. $6-$8.

GPS Red Dress & Fedora Party hosted by Rochester City Ballet’s Good Pointe Society. One Restaurant and Ultra Lounge, 1 Ryan Alley. 461-5850 x108, kfassler@rochestercityballet.com.7-10 p.m. $20, register. Ladies wear your hottest red dress and men wear your coolest hat.

National HIV Testing Day. Monroe Square Park, 259 Monroe Ave. 545-7200, acrochester.org. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

XRX Pioneer Club with Jack Kowiak. Lodge on the Green, 2888 Ridgeway Ave. xeroxpioneerclub.org. Noon buffet lunch. $18-$20. Bring Dimitri House & Sister Regis Food Ministry donations.

ZooBrew. Seneca Park Zoo, 2222 St. Paul St. 336-7200, senecaparkzoo.org. 5:30-9 p.m. $10. Ages 21+. Featuring Bill Schmitt and the Bluesmasters.

[ Friday, June 22-Saturday, June 23 ]

Giant Garage Sale. Christ the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, at 1000 N. Winton Rd. 482-2018. Fri 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. Proceeds to benefit the church’s ministry.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

34th Annual Circulation Day. Christ Church Unity, 55 Prince St. unityrochester.org. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free garage sale: donate clean, usable clothing and household items. Everything given away free: bring something; take something.

Backyard Habitat Garden Tour. Various featured Gardens. 256-2130, geneseelandtrust.org.9 a.m.-4 p.m. $12-$15.

Dedication Ceremony for Honorary International Peace Garden/War of 1812. Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse, 70 Lighthouse St. 621-6179, geneseelighthouse.org. 2:30 p.m. Free.

Girls Rock! screening of “From the Back of the Room.” Little Theatre, 240 East Ave. girlsrockrochester.com. 12:30 p.m. $9, proceeds benefit Girls Rock! Rochester Summer Camp.

Saturday Night Laser Show: Pink Floyd. Rochester Museum and Science Center, 657 East Ave. 271-1880, rmsc.org. 9:30 p.m. $6-$7, no children under age 5.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for Habitat for Cats, Inc. Henrietta Moose Lodge, 5375 W. Henrietta Rd. 234-2894, habitat4cats@yahoo.com. $5-$13, children under 5 free.

Taste of the Market. Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union St. cityofrochester.gov/publicmarket. 10 a.m.  Judy Price of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County will do a canning demonstration. Final tasting on June 30.

Women’s Council Garden Tour. Various locations. rmsc.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $18-$20.

World Refugee Day. The Children’s School of Rochester, 494 Averill Ave. 716-912-0934, sheron@westsidehealth.net. 2-4 p.m. Free.

[ Saturday, June 23-Sunday, June 24 ]

26th Annual Ray Edmunds Memorial R/C Air Show and Fun Fly. Remote Control Flying Field, Northampton Park, Spencerport Road (Rte. 31), Sweden and Ogden. rccr1957.com. Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission.

Barbecue at the Wineries. Keuka Lake Wine Trail. 800-440-4898, keukawinetrail.com. Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $25 weekend tickets, Sunday only $19, discount for DD tickets. Each of the eight participating wineries will use a different Dinosaur Bar-B-Que sauce or rub in the food served.

War of 1812 Bicentennial and Jane Austen Weekend. Genesee Country Village & Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Rd., Mumford. 538-6822, gcv.org. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $10.50-$16.50.

[ Sunday, June 24 ]

Bill Lawton Day. Books Etc., 78 W. Main St., Macedon. 474-4116, books_etc@yahoo.com. 3 p.m. Free. Bill Lawton has been a person has given to the community by working on the Macedon Trails Committee. He continues to give. Please come and say hello and thank you to this great Macedon citizen.

Brighton Farmers Market. Brighton High School, 1150 Winton Rd. S. brightonfarmersmarket.com. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Each Sunday through October 28. Free admission.

Chef Match: Sweet Solutions vs. Steele Sausage & Catering. Historic Brendan Hall, Lima. 624-1005. 8 a.m.-noon. $5-$7.

Community Garage Sales & Super Fleas. Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union St. cityofrochester.gov/publicmarket. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Through Oct 14.

East Avon Flea Market. 1520 West Henrietta Road, Avon. eastavonfleamarket.com. 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Sundays through October.

Instrument/Gear Drive for Girls Rock! Needle Drop Records, 304 Gregory St. girlsrockrochester.com. Noon-3 p.m.

[ Tuesday, June 26 ]

Information Session for Adult and Continuing Education Candidates. Bausch & Lomb Center on the RIT campus. 475-2229, rit.edu/adult-ed. 5-7 p.m. Free.

Meet Opps: Readers Theater. Penfield Community Center, 1985 Baird Rd. penfield.org. 1 p.m. Free.

Reel Mind screening: “Search for Sanity.” Cinema Theatre, 957 S. Clinton Ave. 325-3145 x100, thereelmind.com. 7 p.m. $8.

Westside Farmers Market. St. Monica Church parking lot, 831 Genesee St. westsidemarketrochester.com. 4-7:30 p.m. Free admission. Tuesdays through October 16.

[ Wednesday, June 27 ]

Rochester B2B Networking Event. Bonadio and Company, Large Conference Room in Lower Level, 171 Sullys Trail, Pittsford. rochester-tipclub-june2012.eventbrite.com. 7:30-9 a.m. Free, RSVP.

Rochester Winos Wine & Food Pairing. Lemoncello Café & Lounge, 137 West Commercial St., Fairport. rochesterwinos.com. 6:30 p.m. arrival, 7-9:30 p.m. tasting. $25-$30, register.

Sports

[ Wednesday, June 20-Thursday, June 21 ]

Rochester Redwings vs. Durham Bulls. Frontier Field, 1 Morrie Silver Way. redwingsbaseball.com. Wed 7:05 p.m., Thu 1:05 p.m. $7-$12.

[ Friday, June 22-Monday, June 25 ]

Rochester Redwings vs. Charlotte Knights. Frontier Field, 1 Morrie Silver Way. redwingsbaseball.com. Fri-Sat 7:05 p.m., Sun 5:05 p.m., Mon 7:05 p.m. $7-$12.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

Rochester Rattlers vs. Hamilton Nationals. Sahlen’s Stadium, 460 Oak St. 454-5425, rochesterrattlers.com. 7 p.m. $15-$25.

[ Saturday, June 23 & Tuesday, June 26 ]

Dirtcar Racing. Canandaigua Motorsports Park, 2820 County Rd. 10, Canandaigua. 394-0961, canandaiguamotorsportspark.com. 7 p.m. $12, ages 16 and under free. Tue World of Outlaws Late Model Series.

Theater

“9 to 5: The Musical.” Wed Jun 27. Continues through July 18. Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Rd., Auburn. Wed Jun 27 7:30 p.m. $40-$42. 315-255-1785, merry-go-round.com.

“Altar Boyz.” Continues through Jun 30. Auburn Public Theatre, 108 Genesee St. at Exchange St., Auburn. Wed-Thu Jun 20 2 & 7:30 p.m., Fri-Sat 8 p.m., Sun & Tue 2 p.m., Wed Jun 27 2 & 7:30 p.m. 315‑255‑1785, fingerlakesmtf.com.

“An Evening of Albee: Three short Plays by Edward Albee.” Thu Jun 21-Jun 24. Continues Jun 28-30. John W. Borek Presents. MuCCC, 142 Atlantic Ave. Thu-Sat 7:30 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $10-$20. 234-1254, muccc.org. Featuring “The American Dream,” “Sandbox,” and “Listening.”

“The Calamari Sisters’ Big Fat Italian Wedding.” Continues through September 2. RAPA East End Theatre, 727 E Main St. Wed Jun 20 7 p.m., Fri-Sat 8 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $39-$45, buy-one/get-one-half-off discount for June only. 420-8338, thecalamarisisters.com.

“Chicago.” Jun 22-Jun 23. Pittsford Musicals. NTID Panara Theatre, RIT, 52 Lomb Memorial Dr. 8 p.m. $15-$22. pittsfordmusicals.org. Jun 22 performance will be ASL interpreted.

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival: The Pitch: “Dogwood Days” and “Off With Her Maidenhead.” Thu Jun 21-Jun 23. Theatre Mack, Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Thu 7:30 p.m., Fri 8 p.m., Sat 5 & 8 p.m. $20. 315-255-1785, fingerlakesmtf.com.

“Kiss Me Kate.” Continues through June 20. Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Rd., Auburn. Wed Jun 20 2 & 7:30 p.m. $40-$42. 315-255-1785, merry-go-round.com.

“Marc Salem’s Mind over Rochester.” Thu Jun 21-Jun 23. Downstairs Cabaret at Winton Place, 3450 Winton Place. Thu 7 p.m., Fri 8 p.m., Sat 5 & 8 p.m. $25. 325-4370, downstairscabaret.com.

“The Marvelous Wonderettes.” Continues through Jun 24. Bristol Valley Theater, 151 South Main St., Naples. Wed 2 p.m., Thu 2 & 8 p.m., Fri-Sat 8 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $12-$33. 374-6318, bvtnaples.org.

Reader Theatre Series: “No Word in Guyanese for Me.” Sun Jun 24. Jewish Community Center, 1200 Edgewood Ave., Brighton. 461-2000, jccrochester.org. 7 p.m. Free. 461-2000, jccrochester.org. Part of programming for “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945” Exhibition.

“The Tempest.” Sat Jun 23. Auburn Public Theatre, 108 Genesee St. at Exchange St., Auburn. 2 p.m. Free. 315-253-6669, auburnpublictheater.com.

 

Theater Auditions

[ Monday, June 25-Tuesday, June 26 ]

“Heartland: A Mystery.” MuCCC, 142 Atlantic Ave. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Audition information: 713-8341, muccc.org. Performances Sep 5-9. Needed: Four men ages 16-50.

 

Workshops

[ Wednesday, June 20 ]

GRADDA Support Group for Adults with ADHD. Al Sigl Center, 1000 Elmwood Ave., Enter at Door #5. robcar1515@aol.com. 7:15 p.m. Free.

[ Wednesday, June 20-Wednesday, June 27 ]

Workshops. Mental Health Association, 320 N Goodman St. 325-3145 x 131. Wed Jun 20 12:30-2:30 p.m. Family Development Class: “Will My Child Still Love Me?” For parents of all ages who want to learn how to set limits; Thu Jun 21 6-8 p.m. Family Development Class: ““Who’s Listening?” Strategies for using positive discipline and communication techniques. For parents of children 5 to 12 years old. Mon Jun 25 12:30-2:30 p.m. Family Development Class: “Wise Choices.” Strategies for handling the challenges presented by our children as they grow up and away. For parents of children of all ages. Wed Jun 27 12:30-2:30 p.m. Family Development Class: “Winning at Parenting.” Chores, discipline, and other topics for parents of all ages. Free, RSVP.

[ Thursday, June 21 ]

Shaman Drumming. Books Etc., 78 W. Main St., Macedon. 474-4116, books_etc@yahoo.com. 6:30 p.m. Free.

[ Saturday, June 23 ]

Growing Together Workshop 6: From Greenhouse to Ground Transplanting Techniques. Clara Barton School #2, 190 Reynolds St. 232-1460, rochesterroots.org. 1-4 p.m. $10-$15, register.

[ Tuesday, June 26 ]

Multiple Myeloma Support Group. Gilda’s Club, 255 Alexander St. 800-784-2368 x4667, coleen.jones@lls.org. 6 p.m. Free, register.

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