The Botanical Gardens' Eco Garden provides fresh vegetables and herbs to Gerard Place, which provides housing for homeless single parents and their families, as well as education, employment, vocational training, life skills classes and counseling. Read more




As New York State teenagers and young adults head back to school and college, the New York State Smokers’ Quitline reminds parents to educate them about the effects of nicotine in cigarettes and e-cigarettes. Read more


Girl Scouts of Western New York has announced a host of over 200 exciting programs including 42 new badges just in time for the fall and back to school season. With a new series of programs in high adventure in the outdoors, coding, space science, an Read more


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Two lectures each evening, given by some of the most accomplished and dynamic veterinary professionals in WNY, cover causes and treatments of the conditions that affect pets, as well as some of the latest advances in veterinary training and care. Read more


The annual event allows museums, zoos and cultural centers from all 50 states to emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington, D.C.-based facilities, which offer free admission every day. Read more


Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, 20 miles from Rochester and a little more than an hour from Buffalo, is the largest living history museum in New York State and one of the gems of Western New York. Read more

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