Our first Celebration of 2017 – come celebrate the Northwest and the Maplewood Neighborhood, rich in horticulture and history, with their 27th annual Maplewood Rose Celebration at Maplewood Park. This free, family event invites Rochester to savor thousands of blooms at their peak, and partake in a festive day of activities, foods, and historic neighborhood tours. See http://www.cityofrochester.gov/maplewoodrosefest/ or https://www.facebook.com/2017-Maplewood-Rose-Festival-750504104974813/ for additional information

Schedule of Events (there will be more; stay tuned!)

8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.: Yoga in the Rose Garden in collaboration with the Maplewood YMCA.  Free yoga classes in Maplewood Rose Garden (please bring your own yoga mat).

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Lower Gorge Tours. Neighborhood docents will lead a fascinating, narrated tour of the historic and beautiful Lower Gorge (last tour leaves at 4 p.m.).

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Self-Guided Tours of the Maplewood Rose Garden.  Come and enjoy the beautiful blooms in the Maplewood Rose Garden.

11 a.m.–3 p.m.: Children Activities. The Department of Recreation’s award winning mobile R-Center “Rec on the Move” will provide games and activities.

12:30 – 3 p.m.: Face Painting for Kids

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Workshops and ‘Ask and Expert’ Table w/ The Greater Rochester Rose Society.  Come learn from the experts! Bring all of your questions about roses and have them answered by rose experts from the Rochester area.

Come Celebrate with Us!

Celebrate: 14621

It’s a party! Come Celebrate 14621 at the 3rd Annual Joseph Avenue Business Association’s Christmas Festival!

Saturday, December 3, from 1-4pm at the Avenue D R-Center (200 Avenue D, Rochester, 14621)

Food, drink, a youth dance contest, even presents and a visit from Santa! 

Information on community resources, including free books from the libraries, will also be available.  

Special Thanks to: Canandaigua National Bank

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