Genesee Cancer Assistance Golf & Bocce Tournament
Genesee Cancer Assistance will hold its annual bocce and golf against cancer tournament at Batavia Country Club, Friday, August 19. Shotgun start at noon for golf; 1pm for bocce. This year's event honors Nick Grasso, who is battling cancer. Registration and sponsorship forms available online
or call 345-0417.
Crossroads House Garage Sale
Collection of garage sale items for the Crossroads House Garage sale to be held in July is now open. Items may be dropped off at 11 Liberty Street, Batavia on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9am to 5pm . No clothing, please. Contact Jackie at 585-734-0125 or Val at 585-519-5545 for more information.
Nominations for LeRoyan of the Year
Botts Fiorito Legion Post 576, Leroy is seeking nominations for the LeRoyan of the Year award. Award is given to a person who exemplifies the true spirit of Americanism, goes beyond what is expected of them; and serves the community. Deadline to receive nominations is August 26. Applications available at the Post.
Registration is open for Challenger Tennis, open to youth with special needs ages 5 to 21. Lessons and games will be held on Sundays, 4:30pm to 6pm, September 4, 11, 18, and 25, at the Batavia High School Tennis Courts. Challenger Tennis is a collaborations with the City of Batavia Youth Bureau and the YMCA. Call 344-1664 for more information and registration.
Exercise Your Mind
Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia, is presenting, " Exercise Your Mind" Summer Reading Un-Club for Adults, beginning Monday, June 27, through Saturday, August 6. No need to register or keep track of your reading - Just visit the library and check out a book, audiobook, or magazine and receive your entry form. Call 343-9550 for more information.
Salvation Army Free Summer Program
Experience the food, games, and activities from Norway every Thursday July 14 thru August 25, 10am to 2pm, for children in grades K thru 6. Morning snack and lunch offered each day. Transportation available. Call the Salvation Army at 585-343-6284 for more information.
The American Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donors. If you can help save a life, contact the American Red Cross online
and schedule an appointment to donate blood. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check in. Individuals who are 17 years of age or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate.
Alzheimer's Support Group - Batavia
The Genesee County Alzheimer's Support Group will meet at the Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia, the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm. The group is designed to provide emotional and social support for caregivers and help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems.
Medical Transportation Program
The Genesee County Office for the Aging is in critial need of volunteers to take individuals to medical appointments outside of Genesee County. Supplemental liability insurance is provided to all volunteers and mileage reimbursement may be available. Contact Dorian Ely, at the Office for the Aging if you are interested in volunteering. 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.