About the 19th Ward Community Association

The 19th Ward Community Association is a group of neighbors striving to preserve the residential character of the historic 19th Ward neighborhood in Rochester, New York. Our mission is to create, foster and maintain a “multi-racial community where individual and cultural differences are celebrated and where people share a sense of community.” We are a member-supported, volunteer-run, not-for-profit organization.

Coming Events:

Palm Sunday Breakfast – April 14

8:00 – 9:30 AM
Rochester Presbyterian Home, 256 Thurston Road
Speaker:  Kevin Fitzpatrick, Executive Director Eastside YMCA (and a past 19th Ward Kid)
Proceeds to benefit Southwest Family YMCA, Thurston Road
Tickets are $7.00, $11.00, and $15.00 for a full breakfast.

Purchase tickets at

  • the 19WCA office, 216 Thurston Road
  • St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
  • St. Monica’s Roman Catholic Church
  • Southwest Family YMCA
  • at the door on the day of (if they are still available)
  • tickets will NOT be available through our website for this event

See the Events page for an event player


Square Fair 2019

an all day event at Aberdeen Square

Saturday, June 1

Square Fair pancakes, parade, music, entertainment, hot dogs, Square Fair lemonade, games and activities for kids, books (returning this year), crafts, vendor information booths….

See the annual events page for a vendor, sponsor, and/or parade application