Rochester PlayRocs

On Saturday, July 21st the 19th Ward Community Association will be hosting a neighborhood PlayRocs at our office at 216 Thurston Rd from 11:00am-2:00pm. In partnership with Healthi Kids, we will be throwing a day of fun and games for the children of our area in order to support active play and healthier lifestyles.

Ravenwood Garden Party

Come, meet your neighbors, spend an afternoon with us at the Ravenwood Garden Party, which is on the corner of Thurston and Ravenwood. We will have food, entertainment, and games for the kids as we all enjoy the late July weather in one of our favorite gardens in the neighborhood. The Garden Party will take place on Thursday, July 26th and will last from 5:00pm-6:30pm.

19WCA Potluck Dinner

We will be hosting our yearly potluck dinner on Wednesday, August 15th in the backyard of our office on 216 Thurston Avenue. Bring your favorite dish to share and enjoy the end of summer with us. The dinner will last from 5:30-7:30pm, so come when you can.

Bull’s Head Revitalization Meeting

The City of Rochester will be hosting a meeting on the Bull’s Head Revitalization efforts on Wednesday, September 6th at 6:00 pm at St. Mary’s Campus on Genesee St. Representatives from the city will be sharing information on what the current plans are, as well as taking additional community input on what we would like to see done. Please come out so that you can have your voice heard on the direction you would like to see this area take and what you would like to see done to strengthen our community.

19th Ward Health Information Day

In collaboration with the Westside Farmer’s Market, the 19WCA will be throwing a health info day on Tuesday, September 18th at 831 Genesee St. We have invited health insurers to come talk about their plans, community health organization to give information on the services that they provide, and a few doctors who will be giving health advice and some basic services. Stop by to learn about how you can get greater access to healthcare in the 19th Ward.

Porch Fest 2018

On Saturday, September 23rd we will have our annual Porch Fest, showcasing the musical talent of the neighborhood. Take a walk around the block and here some of our local musicians playing live performances on their porches. Keep an eye out for updates on who will be performing and on which streets!