Special Events

Native Plant Sale Saturday, May 20, 2017 -- 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brighton Town Hall
Get your garden going with the best native plants. Details coming soon!
5K Walk @ El Camino Saturday, June 3, 2017 -- 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Start and finish at Conkey Corner Park
Celebrate the 5th anniversary of El Camino!  A day of healthy, family fun at Conkey Corner Park and El Camino.  Celebrate the 5th anniversary of El Camino! Choose from a 5K, 2.5K, or 1K walk along the streets and sidewalks through the neighborhood, and on the El Camino Trail. Registration begins at 8:00 AM and entertainment begins at 9:00 AM, at Conkey Corner Park. The walk will be dedicated to Tom Frey, Genesee Land Trust volunteer Board Member. All proceeds will benefit the extension of the Thomas R. Frey Trail at El Camino.

Registration Fees:

$5.00 per individual
$10.00 per family
$20.00 per group (max 10 people in a group)

Registration begins at 9:00 AM. Registrations include a healthy lunch and other goodies.  Register before April 30th to guarantee a t-shirt.

To register, visit http://myelcamino.org/event/northeast-family-fitness-walk-at-el-camino/.  For more information contact Lorna Wright at lwright@geneseelandtrust.org or (585) 256-2130.

Participants who are traveling to Conkey Corner Park by car can park behind Fashion Works at 200 Clifford Avenue. Carpooling is encouraged. Participants can also travel to Conkey Corner Park by bus on either the 35 St. Paul Blvd. line or the 37 Clinton Ave. line.
Members Meeting Thursday, June 15, 2017 -- 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
2176 Elton Rd, Bloomfield, NY
Explore a recent conservation project donated by two generations of the Stebbins and Peppers family. Gather with friends, staff, and volunteers to celebrate all you have made happen in local land conservation and connections to nature. Refreshments provided.

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Backyard Habitat Tour Saturday, June 24, 2017 -- 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Rochester, Brighton, and Penfield
A stress-free day of gardening bliss! Explore eight unique gardens in Rochester, Brighton, and Penfield that focus on gardening in harmony with nature and wildlife. You will receive a beautiful guidebook with detailed directions to each garden, photos, and stories written by the gardeners themselves. Highlights of this year's tour will include an artistically designed urban oasis, a sustainable self-reliant suburban farm, and a rural property with beautiful, diverse native plantings and fish pond.

Tickets are $15 or $12 for Genesee Land Trust members. Tickets available online here, by mail, and at Wegmans 'That's the Ticket' centers in mid-May. On the day of the Tour, tickets can be purchased until noon at Wegmans.
Genesee Land Trust Events & Activities
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