Monthly Archives: July 2016

Advance notice: The Friends of Washington Grove will sponsor a Fall Foliage Tour in Washington Grove – Saturday, October 15th – 3:00 PM.

Advance notice: The Friends of Washington Grove will sponsor a Fall Foliage Tour in Washington Grove – Saturday, October 15th – 3:00 PM. Meet at the kiosk atop Cobbs Hill Reservoir (in the open field behind the evergreen grove).  See … Continue reading

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You are invited to a guided tour of Washington Grove tour on July 28th – 6 PM

You are invited to a guided tour of Washington Grove tour on July 28th – 6 PM Meet at the kiosk atop Cobbs Hill Reservoir (in the open field behind the evergreen grove).  Join Charles Burroughs to learn about Washington … Continue reading

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Join the Play ROCs your Neighborhood Movement! On Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join the Play ROCs your Neighborhood Movement! On Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. over twelve sites across the City of Rochester are hosting their own play day to showcase what they want play to look like in … Continue reading

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Talker of the Town – Flowering Upper Monroe Take a look at what’s been happening in the neighborhood!

Talker of the Town – Flowering Upper Monroe  Take a look at what’s been happening in the neighborhood! Use the link below to see how David Kramer has featured Upper Monroe – And Share Widely   http://talkerofthetown.com/2016/07/06/flowering-upper-monroe/

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HEAP cooling assistance is open The Cooling Assistance component provides for the purchase and installation of air conditioners or a fan to eligible households

HEAP cooling assistance is open The Cooling Assistance component provides for the purchase and installation of air conditioners or a fan to eligible households. Whenever possible, window air conditioning units with an Energy Star rating must be installed. The HEAP … Continue reading

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New Rochester Public Library Service

On July 1, 2016 the Rochester Public Library Reynolds Media Center started a new online service through Midwest Tapes called Hoopla. Hoopla brings thousands of movies, full music albums, audiobooks, comics and more to patrons through an easy to download and use … Continue reading

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2016 Flower City Garden Contest- Entries Being Accepted Until July 18th

2016 Flower City Garden Contest- Entries Being Accepted Until July 18th Over the years, the efforts of hundreds of dedicated city gardeners and their contributions to making our city greener, cleaner, and more beautiful have been recognized through the Flower … Continue reading

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ABC Neighborhood Garden Walk 2016 | July 10, 12:00 – 4:00 PM | Free | Rain or Shine

ABC Neighborhood Garden Walk 2016 | July 10, 12:00 – 4:00 PM | Free | Rain or Shine ABC Neighborhood is just across 490 from Cobb’s Hill Park, and you’re invited: 13 city gardens, 5 new this year Morrison Park the new … Continue reading

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Attention Kitty Lovers: UMNA is looking for some empty kitty litter bottles.

Attention Kitty Lovers: UMNA is looking for some empty kitty litter bottles.  We use them to carry water to our neighborhood gardens and planters.  Let us re-use yours.  Call Jane Alexander, our garden coordinator, at 750-0456 for pick-up, or deliver … Continue reading

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UPDATE regarding Proposed Norris Drive Apartment Buildings at Cobbs Hill Village

UPDATE regarding Proposed Norris Drive Apartment Buildings at Cobbs Hill Village Over 100 individuals and groups sent correspondence to the Planning and Zoning Department voicing their opposition to the proposal.  Neighbors collected 422 signatures of opposition. UMNA, the Sierra Club … Continue reading

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