Monday, January 31, 2011

Canandaiguan shares 'The Music in Me'

Former stage and television actress Connie Fredericks-Malone of Canandaigua will share her childhood memories through song and mini dramas in “The Music in Me” on Thursday, Feb. 10, at the Finger Lakes Community College Honors House.

The 7 p.m. performance is free and open to the public. The Honors House is at 4340 Lakeshore Drive at the corner with Routes 5 and 20. Parking is available.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Class to prep for real estate licensing exam

Early bird rate for real estate course


Wednesday, January 26, 2011

All About Trains and Graphite to open Feb. 10


Sam Ferrara of Victor will share his love for railroads and drawing at his “All About Trains and Graphite” exhibit opening Thursday, Feb. 10 at Finger Lakes Community College.

The opening will be from 1 to 3 p.m. with an artist’s talk at 2 p.m. followed by a reception from 4 to 6:30 p.m. 

All events are free and open to the public and will be held in the Williams-Insalaco Gallery 34 on the first floor of the FLCC main campus, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive.  Parking is available in the parking lot in front of the building and in the CMAC lot.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

FLCC summer job fair open to all

Twenty-seven employers from tourism businesses to landscapers will take resumes and applications at the 2011 Summer Jobs Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 8, at Finger Lakes Community College.

The job fair, sponsored by FLCC Career Services, will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the second floor of the main campus, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive. The event will be open to students, graduates and community members. Parking is available in the main lot or the CMAC lot.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Bagpipes, haggis for Robert Burns' birthday


Peter Cormack, left, and Andrew Allan
Finger Lakes Community College will celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s bard, poet and lyricist Robert Burns, on Tuesday, Jan. 25.

The festivities, which are free and open to the public, begin at 12:30 p.m. in Stage 13 on the second floor of the FLCC main campus, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive. Parking is available in the lot in front of the building and the CMAC parking lot.

Joseph Nairn of Rochester, executive assistant to the FLCC president, will give the chairman’s welcome to a shortened version of the traditional Burns supper and a brief description of the kilt and other Scottish attire.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Part roast, part toast for FLCC's Putt Moore


David Pullen, left, principal of Penn Yan Academy and 1990 graduate of Finger Lakes Community College, presents professor and coach Dennis “Putt” Moore, with the Alumni Association Exceptional Service Award.

More than 300 friends, colleagues and former students of Putt Moore filled the bleachers on one side of the FLCC gym Saturday to hear speakers – alternately solemn and irreverent – congratulate the professor and coach for 38 years of making a difference.
They praised him for his tenacity and dedication in helping build athletic teams and academic programs from the ground up, starting with his hire in 1972 when FLCC classes were held in Canandaigua storefronts.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Finger Lakes Chorale seeks voices for 40th anniversary performances

The Finger Lakes Chorale of Finger Lakes Community College is seeking voices for its 40th anniversary performance to be held this spring. Newer members and Chorale alumni are welcome to be part of this commemorative event.

The Tuesday rehearsals will begin on Jan. 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room B355 on the third floor of Finger Lakes Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, just outside the city of Canandaigua.

The Chorale, led by Dennis Maxfield, will perform Handel’s “Solomon” on April 30 and May 1 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Canandaigua. An orchestra and organ will accompany the group.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

The Outdoor Store sponsors FLCC woodsmen


Members of the Finger Lakes Community College woodsmen team have secured a business sponsor, The Outdoor Store of Bloomfield, for the 2010-2011 competition year.

As sponsor, The Outdoor Store, donated Carhartt brand gear – 31 sets of logger pants and heavy sweatshirts – for the men’s and women’s team members to wear to practices and competitions.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

FLCC celebrates longtime professor and coach


Finger Lakes Community College will commemorate the 38-year career of physical education professor and coach Dennis “Putt” Moore by naming its basketball court after him in a Jan. 15 ceremony.

FLCC President Barbara Risser and Athletic Director Bob Lowden will unveil the new floor decals for Putt Moore Court in a ceremony at 5 p.m. in the gym at the FLCC main campus, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive. The college’s Alumni Association will also present Moore with its Exceptional Service Award.

The event begins with a reception at 4 p.m. It is open to the public, and parking is available near the gym behind the main building.

FLCC offers two ways to improve English skills

FLCC offers free help for GED exam

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

FLCC fall 2010 dean’s list