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Scavenger history hunt

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Scavenger history hunt The Landmark Society’s Young Urban Preservationists are hosting a bike scavenger hunt of local historic sites this weekend. Teams of one-to-six cyclists are invited to see some of the most fascinating structures in Rochester. Following the tour, ...

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Let the audience be the judge

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Let the audience be the judge The Penfield Players’ will present their latest show, “The Trials of Robin Hood,” on Saturday at the Penfield Amphitheater. Directed by Meredith Powell, the audience will be the judge on whether Robin Hood is ...

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Soapy Session

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Soapy Session The Rochester Museum & Science Center is hosting a soap-making workshop with Lisa Fredrickson of Flint Creek Soap. The first part of the class will be spent learning the science and history behind soap-making, and the second half ...

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WALL\THERAPY

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WALL\THERAPY WALL\THERAPY’s 2018 program launches tonight featuring six artists—one local—to create murals throughout the city. This is WALL\THERAPY’s seventh year, and co-curators Ian Wilson (founder) and Erich Lehman (lead organizer) are opting for a more intimate experience for the artist. ...

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Ontario County Fair

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   Ontario County Fair The Ontario County Fair turns 175 years old this year. Stop by the Ontario County Fairgrounds in Canandaigua July 24 to 28 for exciting events. Here are some highlights: Tuesday, July 24: Fit Fair/Senior Day • 12:30 ...

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European perspective

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European perspective Photographer Dick Bennett is the featured artist at Image City Photography Gallery this month. Bennett’s exhibit is titled Europe ’71-’72: A Student’s Perspective, and it chronicles his time as a student in Vienna, Austria. During his stay, Bennett ...

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50th Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival

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 50th Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival It’s festival season. This weekend marks the 50th Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival. The festival kicks off with a 1969 Revival Parade, which includes floats from that year. The parade will be specially choreographed ...

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Genesee County Fair

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 Genesee County Fair This summer marks the 179th annual Genesee County Fair.   One of the longest running county fairs in New York, area residents go to the fair to enjoy classic eats, meet and greets with animals, kids rides ...

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‘Out My Window’

‘Out My Window’ Gail Albert Halaban’s photographs are on display beginning Saturday at the George Eastman Museum. The exhibit, titled “Out My Window,” features Halaban’s works from the earliest to most recent phases of her project. Visitors are invited to ...

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Genesee County Fair

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   Genesee County Fair This summer marks the 179th annual Genesee County Fair.   One of the longest running county fairs in New York, area residents go to the fair to enjoy classic eats, meet and greets with animals, kids ...

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Shakespeare, Bollywood style

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Shakespeare, Bollywood style Bollywood isn’t usually a term that comes to mind when you think of Shakespeare. But Rochester Community Players’ Shakespeare Players and WallByrd Theatre Co. are giving a Shakespeare play a Bollywood twist. “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” ...

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RUN DEEP

RUN DEEP R&B and soul performer Deva Mahal kicks off her national tour in support of the release of her new album Run Deep. She connects with her audience through her raw, emotional, honest lyrics conveying moments of love and ...

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Impossibly Real

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Impossibly real Rochester Contemporary Arts Center announces its latest public sculpture, a magnificent tree called Kalpa. Created by San Francisco-based art and design studio Symmetry Labs and lead artist Alexander Green, Kalpa is named after the wish-granting tree Kalpavriksha—or “Tree ...

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Roc Pride Fest

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Roc Pride Fest Pride Month is coming to a close, but the festivities continue with Roc Pride Fest beginning July 14. Seabreeze hosts the kickoff event, Q-Day, followed by the Pride 5K Run and beach party picnic on July 15. ...

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