Between the snow on the ground and the Christmas tunes over the airwaves, it's clear that the holiday season is here, and there's plenty of events going on to keep you busy all December long in Greece.
Check out our list of events. We'll continue our updates throughout the holidays.
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The Greece Performing Arts Society's Annual Christmas Concert "A Glorious Season"
When: Sunday, Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m. (doors open 6:30 p.m.)
Where: St. Charles Borromeo Church, 3003 Dewey Avenue
Cost: Free with contributions appreciated
Info: Features Greece Choral Society, Greece Symphony Orchestra, Bach Children's Chorus. Call the GPAS Hotline 234-5636 or visit www. greeceperformingarts.org.
Holiday Craft Sale
When: Dec. 11, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Terry Taylor School Gym, 399 Ogden-Parma Townline Road
Info: Admission is free and sponsored by the Spencerport Lyons Club. Call Kathy Hare at 544-2316 or email email@example.com
Christmas Party For Seniors
What: Christmas lunch will be catered by Forest Hill and entertainment will be provided by “Rawhide.”
When: Dec. 15, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Greece Community and Senior Center, 3 Vince Tofany Blvd
Info: Tickets $7 per person and can be purchased at the center, call 723-2425
Gift wrapping fundraiser
What: The Greece Performing Arts Society will run a Christmas wrapping booth as a fundraiser for the Society
When: Begins Dec, 2 and will be staffed every day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through 6 p.m. on Dec. 24
Where: Greece Ridge Mall outside Barnes and Noble
Cost: Customers are charged a fee based on the size of their item
Info: Many selections of gift wrap and bows are included in the price. All sizes of boxes are available and the box is also included in the price.
Carols By Candlelight
What: A community carol sing-a-long
When: Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: 3000 Dewey Avenue
Info: Call 663-3000
Pancake breakfast with Rochester Northside Lions Club
What: Pancake breakfast with Santa Claus
When: Dec. 11, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Where: Dutch mill, 2901 Dewey Avenue
Cost: Free, donations accepted
Santa Hours at Greece Ridge Mall
Monday-Friday: 11a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. -6 p.m.
Saturday, Dec.19: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 24: 11 a.m-6 p.m.
Student Holiday Bash
What: The Town of Greece will be hosting a Bash for Middle School Students with gym activities, Wii games, music provided by a DJ and dancing
When: Dec. 10 from 6- 8 p.m
Where: Greece Community & Senior Center, 3 Vince Tofany Blvd
Cost: Attendees can either pay a $2 fee or bring a food donation for the Greece Food Shelf. Limit of 150 participants. For more information call 723-2425. (This program is for Greece residents only)
Hilton Central Schools Holiday Concerts
Dec. 15 - VE Choral Concert -7 pm – High School Auditorium, 400 East Ave., Hilton
Dec. 16 – HS/MW/Alumni Instrumental Concert 7 pm HS Auditorium featuring over 60 performing alumni with guest conductor, Mr. Ray Shahin with performances by the High School Jazz Ensemble, Wind, Symphonia and the Merton William Middle School bands
Dec. 17 – ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Concert 6:30 pm High School Auditorium
Dec. 21 – HS Choral Concert 7 pm High School Auditorium
Jan. 12 – All District Choral Concert 7 pm High School Gymnasium
Jan. 27 – VE Band Concert 7 pm Quest Elementary Auditorium, 225 West Ave., Hilton
Info: Free, open to all