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Community Events

Posting policy: The Town of Richmond accepts submissions for events that are organized and hosted through a nonprofit organization or governmental entity; and which take place in the Town of Richmond, or relate to services and resources that directly impact residents. To submit a posting, email our Webmaster with all information listed in the format below. Submissions must be made at least 7 days in advance of the event.

 

 

Wednesday, April 27th - 5:30 to 7 PM 

 
The Invention of WingsHoneoye Booktalkers: The Invention of Wings
 

Join the Honeoye Booktalkers for a discussion of Sue Monk Kidd's novel The Invention of Wings, a New York Times #1 Bestseller and selection for Oprah's Book Club 2.0. Leader: Marcia Young.

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

Monday, May 9th - 7 to 7:30 PM 

 
Personal Emergency Preparedness Seminar
 

Join Ontario County Public Health Emergency Planner John Edwards, RN, for a free seminar on how you can plan for emergencies.

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

Tuesdays: May 10th - June 14th, 10:30 to 11 AM 

 
Baby Storytime at Honeoye Public Library
 

BabyTickles, songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories! Babies ages 0 to 18 months are invited to attend with a caregiver. Drop-in sessions; no advance registration required. Siblings welcome. 

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

Tuesdays: May 10th - June 14th, 11:30 AM to Noon

 
Toddler Time at Honeoye Public Library
 

ToddlersTickles, songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories! Toddlers ages 18 to 36 months are invited to attend with a caregiver. Drop-in sessions; no advance registration required. Siblings welcome. 

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

 

Thursday, May 12th - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM 

 
Ontario County Community Health Needs Focus Group
 

Ontario County Public Health invites you to participate in a focus group soliciting input on community health issues of interest to older adults. This is a great opportunity to share your thoughts and influence future county programming. A meal and game of Bingo will follow the presentation. $3.50 suggested donation for the meal; please call to reserve your seat at least 24 hours in advance.

 

Location: Shortsville Fire Hall, 5 Sheldon Street, Shortsville NY 14548. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

 

Wednesday, May 25th - 5:30 to 7 PM 

 
Lots of CandlesHoneoye Booktalkers: Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake
 

Join the Honeoye Booktalkers for a discussion of Pulitzer Prizewinner Anna Quindlen's memoir Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake -- from childhood memories to manic motherhood to middle age. Leader: Kitty Seablom.


Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

Saturday, May 21st - 10 AM to 1 PM 

 
Honeoye Public Library Book Sale
 

Book Sale ReaderAll proceeds from the book sale benefit the nonprofit operations of the Honeoye Public Library. 

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

Thursday, May 26th - Saturday, May 28th 

 
Richmond Fire Department Carnival
 

RFD CarnivalNew location for 2016! Join the Richmond Volunteer Fire Department at Sandy Bottom Park for midway rides, concessions, a craft show, live music, a parade and fireworks. Learn more.


Location: Sandy Bottom Park, Jack Evans Drive (off West Lake Road), Honeoye NY 14471. 

 


 

Ongoing Events

Every Tuesday and Thursday, noon  

 
Honeoye Senior Community Dining

 
Sponsored by the Ontario County Office for the Aging, this program invites seniors 60 years of age or older to come together for a delicious, nutritious meal and friendly conversation. Meals are available at no charge for seniors (a suggested donation of $3.50 covers the cost of the meal). Meal reservations must be made 24 hours in advance. Learn more and view the February menu.

 

Location: United Church of Christ, 8758 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information and to reserve meals, contact the Ontario County Office of the Aging at (585) 396-4196.

 


 

1st Monday of each month, 4 PM 'til gone

 
Ladies' Auxiliary Dinner at the Honeoye-Hemlock American Legion

 
Open to members and guests.

 

Location: Honeoye-Hemlock American Legion Post 1278, 1278 West Lake Road, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Legion at (585) 229-5969.

 


 

2nd Monday of each month, 10 AM to Noon

 
Community Crafting at the Honeoye Public Library 

 
Sewing BasketDo you have any unfinished projects that you need help with? Join us! Bring your craft projects to the library and let's inspire one another.

 

Dates for 2016 are: January 11, February 8, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, November 14 and December 12. This event will not take place in October due to the Columbus Day holiday.

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 

2nd Wednesday of each month, 7 to 8:30 PM 

 
Honeoye Public Library Trustee Meetings

 
Open to the public. Dates for 2016 are: January 13, February 10, March 9, April 13, May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, October 12, November 9 and December 14.

 

Location: 8708 Main Street, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Honeoye Public Library at (585) 229-5020.

 


 
3rd Sunday of each month, 8:30 to 11:30 AM 

 
Community Breakfast at the Honeoye-Hemlock American Legion


Open to members and guests.

 

Location: Honeoye-Hemlock American Legion Post 1278, 1278 West Lake Road, Honeoye NY 14471. For more information, call the Legion at (585) 229-5969.

 


 
 

Public Services

Genesee River Basin Trees for Tribs Program
Do you have a stream on your property? Property owners within the Honeoye Creek subwatershed may be eligible for free trees and shrubs through Trees for Tribs, a program that works with landowners to limit erosion and sedimentation while protecting native fish and wildlife. Learn more and apply for trees.


 

Ontario County SWCD Fish Stocking Program
A well-stocked pond can provide many recreational opportunities for your family. The Ontario County SWCD fish stocking program provides suitable species at a reasonable cost. Fish stocking sales are held each year in September and May; visit the OCSWCD's fish stocking page in early September or early April to place your order.
 
Note: The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation requires a farm fish pond license. See the DEC Farm Fish Pond License Application form.

 


 

Ontario County 911 Center Hyper-Reach - Community Sign-Up
To receive voice or text notifications of local emergencies or community alerts through your cellular phone, email and/or TDD, visit the Ontario County 9-1-1 Center Community Sign Up page.
 
Note: Ontario County's Hyper-Reach program will already call your home phone number(s) in the event of an emergency/community alert. You do NOT need to register your home phone number.

 


 

American Red Cross Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Opportunities

 

In partnership with New York State, the American Red Cross is offering free Citizen Preparedness Corps training sessions titled "Prepare, Respond, Recover: What to do When Disaster Strikes." Presentations can be scheduled any time and in nearly any setting. For more information about this training session, contact Marta Carrion in Disasters Services at (585) 241-4242 or at marta.carrion@redcross.org.