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Apr

The Musical Dossenbachs – April 3 at 7:00 PM

Rochester Park Band

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The story of poor German immigrants who founded the Rochester Park Band. The Dossenbach Rochester Orchestra was the precursor to the RPO. Presentation by Lisa Kleman, great-grandaughter of Theodore Dossenbach.

Join us for our April meeting. Monday, April 3 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM at the Legacy at Willow Pond.

12
Feb

Letchworth Railroad Bridge – Topic of our March 6 meeting

 

Railroad Bridge at Letchworth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chris Costello is our speaker for March 6. He will talk about the history of the Erie Railroad Bridge at Letchworth. Chris is a land surveyor and a model train expert. He and his brother have a company that builds model trains and they are restoring a full size train car.

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7
Jan

February 6th Meeting Will Be At The Fairport Historical Museum

Fairport Historical Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our February 6th meeting will take place at the Fairport Historical Museum, 18 Perrin Street, Fairport. We will have a special tour of the museum, including a postcard collection. Our tour guide will be Vicki Masters Profitt, director of the museum. Same time – 7:00 PM. For additional about the museum go to www.PerintonHistoricalSociety.org

PARKING – There is plenty of free parking directly across the street in the parking lot for the Fairport Village Landing.

Click here for a map.

2
Jan

Next Meeting Is January 9, 2017 – A Presentation About Daniel Penfield

Statue of Daniel Penfield in the Penfield Four Corners

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Penfield Town Historian, Kathy Kanauer, will talk about Daniel Penfield, who served in the American Revolution and was also very successful in business.

Join us on Monday, January 9th at 7:00 PM. Meeting is at the Legacy at Willow Pond. Second floor meeting room.

19
Nov

Holiday Party – Dinner At Keenan’s Restaurant – Tuesday, December 13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please join us for a holiday dinner on Tuesday, December 13 at 6:00 PM at Keenan’s Restaurant. Located in the plaza at 1010 E. Ridge Rd (between Portland and Hudson. Plenty of free parking. We will order off the menu and the club is paying for all club members. No reservations are needed, just show up hungry.

16
Oct

Learn About Postcard Publishing From Charlie Edwards of Edwards Press At Our Meeting On Monday November 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Monday, November 7, 2016 – 7:00 PM

Rochester printing company, Edwards Press, has been publishing postcards for more than 30 years. Join us at this exciting meeting with Charlie Edwards of Edwards Press who will talk about his experience as a postcard publisher in the local area.

The meeting is at 7:00 PM on Monday, November 7 at Legacy Senior Living on Willow Pond Way in Penfield.

26
Sep

Postcard Show & Sale Sunday, October 16, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Don’t miss our annual Postcard Show and Sale this month. Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Admission is FREE for all club members and just $3.00 for non-members. Lunch will be available on site.

This year’s show will beĀ at the Magee Fire Department which is just off Exit 41 of the NYS Thruway. Turn right onto Route 414 and then left at the light onto Route 318. Look for the Magee Fire Department.

 

16
Aug

Next Meeting Is Monday September 12, 2016 – How Mail Is Processed By the USPS – An Inside Look

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sorting Mail at the USPS

We have a special presentation and video about how mail is processed by the U.S. Post Office. Without the US Mail, postcards would never get from the sender to the recipient.

Our speaker is Scott McKay, Postmaster of the Penfield Post Office. Don’t miss this exciting presentation on September 12, 2016.

The meeting is at 7:00 PM at the Legacy Senior Living on Willow Pond Way in Penfield. We meet in the meeting room on the second floor.

28
Jan

Next Meeting Is Monday, February 1, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

There Is No Such Thing As A Boring Postcard

Join us for our February meeting at 7:00 PM on Monday, February 1 at the Legacy Senior Living location on Willow Pond Way in Penfield. The Topic is: There Is No Such Think As A Boring Postcard, presented by Rick Schaeffer. Details are on the meetings page.

3
Jan

Next Meeting Is Monday January 4 at 7:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join us for our first meeting of the new year. It is our popular member’s night. Everyone brings one of their favorite postcards to share with the group. Bring a friend, too.

Meeting is at the Legacy at Willow Pond in Penfield.