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Michael Theisen, National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministry

Catholic Churches Present Lenten Retreat

“Let’s face it, parenting today is not an easy undertaking. We need all the help and support we can get, especially when it comes to passing on the faith to our children and teens. “ So says Michael Theisen, Director of Membership Services for the National Federation for Catholic Youth Continue reading →

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Please Like us for a Playspace Makeover

The YWCA of Genesee County,  Inc. is looking for likes on Facebook. Our Adventure Program at North Street and the Children’s Center at the Genesee County Courthouse have entered in a contest for a Play Space Makeover. There are a total of 61 centers across the United States and Canada Continue reading →

Paul Guadagna of the Rising Stars 4-H Club in Canandaigua presents “My Trip to Florida”

Ontario County 4-H Members Do Public Speaking

Just shy of 100 Ontario County 4-H members completed their 4-H Public Speaking Project during the month of February.  Members ages 5-18 prepared, practiced and gave their presentation to small audiences and evaluators.  The topics ranged from “Making Homemade Pizza,” to “The Fear of Public Speaking” to “Raising Chickens and Continue reading →

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Children’s Author Rosalie Gabbert to Visit Fairport Museum on March 22nd

Rosalie Gabbert, author of the children’s book Mr. Bee Man: The Story of Lorenzo Lorraine Langstroth, Father of American Beekeeping, will visit the Fairport Museum to sign copies of her book on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. This picture book biography introduces young readers to Lorenzo Lorraine Langstroth, Continue reading →