Events for September 12, 2021 thru September 18, 2021

Fairy Magic in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden

Occurs On: September 12, September 13, September 14, September 15, September 16, September 17, September 18
Future Dates:
  • September 19
  • September 20
  • September 21
  • September 22
  • September 23
  • September 24
  • September 25
  • September 26
  • September 27
  • September 28
  • September 29
  • September 30
  • October 1
  • October 2
  • October 3
  • October 4
  • October 5
  • October 6
  • October 7
  • October 8
  • October 9
  • October 10
  • October 11
  • October 12
  • October 13
  • October 14
  • October 15
  • October 16
  • October 17
  • October 18
  • October 19
  • October 20
  • October 21
  • October 22
  • October 23
  • October 24
  • October 25
  • October 26
  • October 27
  • October 28
  • October 29
  • October 30
  • October 31

Take a magical stroll through Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden. Listen to enchanting music as you walk among hundreds of butterflies and whimsical flowers, and check out fairy house doors by local artist Chris Pallace and Kevin Serwacki*. Garden fees apply.

 

All Day Event

Presented in memory of Carol D. Simmons.

National Hispanic Heritage Month

Occurs On: September 15, September 16, September 17, September 18
Future Dates:
  • September 19
  • September 20
  • September 21
  • September 22
  • September 23
  • September 24
  • September 25
  • September 26
  • September 27
  • September 28
  • September 29
  • September 30
  • October 1
  • October 2
  • October 3
  • October 4
  • October 5
  • October 6
  • October 7
  • October 8
  • October 9
  • October 10
  • October 11
  • October 12
  • October 13
  • October 14
  • October 15

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, create Mexican folk art and view costumes from Latin America and Mexico provided by Grupo Cultural Latinos En Rochester.

All Day Event

Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club

Occurs On: September 13
Future Dates:
  • September 20
  • September 27

Celebrate the joy of reading! Hear children’s stories read aloud on selected Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and be whisked away on literary adventures as part of the Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club at The Strong museum. Storytime Club Passports are punched once during each visit. Collect five punches and receive a free children’s book. This month, enjoy stories by beloved author and illustrator Eric Carle. 

10:30 a.m.

Storytime Club is named in honor of Carol D. Simmons, a former children’s librarian in the Pittsford Central School District. The gift is made possible through the generous support of Harvey D. Simmons in loving memory of his wife.

Puppy Play

Occurs On: September 12

Visit with local therapy dogs, and, Sunday only, learn about the AKC Fit Dog program with the Genesee Valley Kennel Club, Inc. and take a dog for a Fit Dog Walk. Join canine fun experts from CountryMax to test out five of the most popular dog toys and vote for your favorite, then snap a photo at their photo opp. Take a plush dog for a walk in the dog park or a groom in the salon, then make a dog toy to take home to your furry friend.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.