February 2016
Walking Trail
6:00 AM - 7:15 AM

In partnership with Our Town Rocks (OTR), Dundee Central School is pleased to share the opening of the  DCS Walking Trail. The DCS Walking Trail is a walking course that has been identified for community members to walk inside the school building during the cold winter months. One course includes stairs and a second does not. The Walking Trail is clearly marked and can be accessed by parking by the outside basketball court and using the entrance by the nurse's office. The Walking Trail is open to the public on days that school is in session, Monday through Friday from 6:00 am to 7:15 am and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Working together to promote health and wellness in our community!

For more information:
Kelly Houck
(607) 243-5533
Waterloo Little League Registration
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Waterloo Little League is now registering players for the 2016 season. Registration is open now and will run until February 12th. Go to www.eteamz.com/waterloony for registration information or email wloolittleleague@gmail.com

For more information:
bob kime
(704) 810-4000
Master Gardeners Symposium
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

21th Annual Ontario County Master Gardener’s Spring Garden Symposium

Saturday, February 13, 2016

8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Club 86

86 Avenue E

Geneva, NY 14456 

Canandaigua, NY – Are you longing for Spring? Cabin fever got you down? Don’t despair! Come join the Ontario County Master Gardeners for a day of horticultural inspiration at the 21st Annual Spring Garden Symposium. It is being held on Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at Club 86, 86 Avenue E, Geneva, NY 14456. 

Tom and Kathy Rood will be presenting: Daylilies-The Perfect Perennial. Tom and Kathy Rood are owners of Grace Gardens. The world of daylilies continues to evolve and Grace Gardens follows right along with it. They will look at some of the new horizons coming on the scenes in the world of daylilies as well as the “how to” of getting the best performance from daylilies in the garden. The program will touch on what daylily breeders have to contend with while not getting into the detailed technical mechanics of plant breeding. The program also shows a few results of the presenters own breeding program 

Roxanne McCoy will be presenting Gardening in the Shade. Roxanne McCoy is owner of Lilies of the Field, a cut flower operation in Erie County, NY. Having trouble growing grass under your shade trees? Need some ideas about what to plant on the north side of your house? Don’t despair! Roxanne will discuss the joys and challenges of gardening in the shade while showcasing 30 perennials that shine even in the shadows. 

Russell Welser will be presenting Growing Small Fruits in the Home Garden. Russell Welser is Senior Extension Educator at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County. Russ will address growing strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, currants, gooseberries, and other small fruit in the home garden. He will cover soil and nutrient requirements, pest management, cultural practices, such as planting, pruning, and much more. 

Throughout the day, attendees will have the opportunity to view and purchase vendor’s tropical and garden whimsies. Guest vendors are Horning’s Greenhouse, Penn Yan and Canandaigua Botanical Society. Door prizes will also be available for viewing.

 Cost: $40.00 per person which includes refreshments, hot buffet lunch, registration, and a folder with all the presenters’ handouts. 

Registration deadline is February 6, 2016. The registration flyer is available at www.cceontario.org. For more information or to receive a flyer, call 585-394-3977 x 427 or email nea8@cornell.edu with your name and address.

In the event of cancellation, please listen to any of the following radio stations, WYLF (am radio 850); WHAM (am radio 1180); SUNNY 102.3 FM; Finger Lakes News Radio-WGVA 1230, 1590/98.1, WAUB and 104.5/1550 WCGR.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join Seneca County Historian Walter Gable on Saturday, February 6, 2 p.m. to learn about the "Burned-Over District and Its Reforming Zeal."  This program will be held at the Wayne Village Baptist Church, 69 State Route 230 in Wayne, NY, and is sponsored by the Restoration Committee, which is working to restore the exterior of the church and the stained glass windows.  The church was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in December 2014.  Tickets are $5/person at the door -- no reservations are needed.  Refreshments will follow. Call Kay Thomas for further details (607) 292-3236.

For more information:
Kay Thomas
(607) 292-3236
Turkey and Biscuit Dinner
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Turkey & Biscuit Dinner
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Port Gibson United Methodist Church
Greig Street, Port Gibson, NY 14537
Serving starts at 4:00 pm
Port Gibson-Winter has just arrived. Come join us for fellowship and a delicious turkey and biscuit dinner. Serving will begin at 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The delicious dinner includes turkey, biscuits, potatoes, vegetable, and dessert.
Adults: $8.50
Senior Citizens: $8.00
Children: $4.00
Children under 5: Free
Tickets available at the door. For more information or to reserve tickets contact Dawn at 315-331-5621 or Nancy at 315-597-2269.
Ham Dinner
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Ham Dinner  -  Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Canoga Fire House,  3576 State Route 89, (about 3 miles south of NYCC) Canoga, NY. Menu: Ham, potato, vegetable, applesauce, roll, dessert. (Eat in only includes a brownie sundae and a drink).  Adults: $10.00; children $6.00 (under 12).   Serving starts at 4:30p.m.  Help us build a new fire house!  Call 315-549-2539 after 12 p.m. day of event to reserve tickets or call 315-726-1460 for reservations or info.  Advance sale tickets available from members.

For more information:
Marilyn Hoster
(315) 726-1460