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June 1, 2017
6:30 pm: Executive Committee Meeting
June 1, 2017 –
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June 4, 2017
1:30 pm: Underground Railroad Exhibit Opens
June 4, 2017 –
The Greece Historical Society opens its exhibit on The Underground Railroad, focusing on the Greece connections. The exhibit team consisted of Joe Vitello and Arnie Ammering who constructed parts of the exhibit, Anita Burton who did the art work, and Maureen Whalen who did the research and curated the exhibit.
Please join us to learn about this fascinating clandestine network and the people, both famous and unknown, who helped an enslaved people during a turbulent time in our nation’s history.
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|June 12, 2017||
June 13, 2017
7:00 pm: Two Kinds of Fear by Bill Pruitt
June 13, 2017 –
Join storyteller and writer Bill Pruitt as he weaves true stories from the lives of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass together to tell a remarkable tale about two remarkable people. Two Kinds of Fear is a story about Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony, beginning in their youths, and then moving to Rochester as their lives overlapped in the tumultuous events leading up to and beyond the Civil War. It is not a talk but a telling, a true story documented from writings in published archives. Two Kinds of Fear offers a glimpse into the lives of two remarkable human beings as well as the turbulent, dark and hopeful times in which they lived.
LOCATION: Greece Public Library - Reservations are NOT required.
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June 19, 2017
4:00 pm: Strawberry Festival
June 19, 2017 –
This year for the first time Wegmans will be offering the strawberry shortcake dessert along with several other dessert tastings (while supplies last!) from area businesses including: The Dutch Mill, Tim Horton’s, Long Pond Family Restaurant, Legacy at Park Crescent, and Cinelli's Ristorante. Hots and burgers will be available for purchase from Barton’s Parkside Hots. Flyin’ Brian Hardick will again be our MC and there will be music & song by Jeremy Carter. There will be games for children, door prizes, and great prizes in the Chinese raffle. There will also be displays and information by local community organizations. The museum will be open giving you a chance to view our new exhibits.
$7.00 for adults, $3.00 for children 6-12, and free 5 and under.
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June 21, 2017
6:00 pm: Garden Club Meeting
June 21, 2017 –
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June 25, 2017
2:00 pm: UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
June 25, 2017 –
Maureen Whalen will talk about the museum's latest exhibit, The Underground Railroad, focusing on the Greece connections. Please join us to learn about this fascinating clandestine network and the people, both famous and unknown, who helped an enslaved people make their way to freedom during a turbulent time in our nation’s history.
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July 2, 2017
N/A: MUSEUM CLOSED
July 2, 2017 N/A
The Greece Museum will be closed Sunday, July 2nd so our volunteers can spend the holiday weekend with their families. Normal Sunday hours will continue July 9
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