Edge Advertising Group
Business of the Month

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Edge Advertising Group has been named its June Business of the Month!  
Located in the Box Factory in Fairport, Edge Advertising Group was established in February 2012. Three partners who worked together over the past 14 years founded the company, which currently employs 15 advertising specialists.  

July 4th Parade and Party in the Park
 
Don't miss July 4th in Fairport.  Firecracker 5K Race at 8:00 am, followed by the Parade at 10:00 am.   Party in the Park 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.   The ever popular Skycoasters will entertain.  Also, Lions Club Food Tent,  Effortlessly Healthy Food Truck and Fairport Brewing.    Sponsored by Wegmans and Lyons National Bank, Fairport Village and Town of Perinton.  Read more...
Fairport Baptist Home Has New Chairman
 
Pieter Smeenk has been appointed Chairman of the Fairport Baptist Homes Caring Ministries Board. Peter is the Treasurer and Commissioner of the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor and retired Monroe County Supervisor of Buildings. Peter resides in Fairport, NY
 
Social Media Tips to Promote Your Business
 
Connect with the Chamber online to stay in-the-know and uncover business opportunities through networking:
Step 1: "Follow" the Chamber on LinkedIn
Step 2: "Like" the Chamber on Facebook
Step 3: Bookmark the Chamber
Step 4: "Follow" the Chamber on Twitter
Step 4: When viewing a new post on LinkedIn or Facebook,  click on COMMENT and/or SHARE and REPLY, RETWEET on Twitter.  This helps the post be seen by more people. 
 
These actions help to spread the information to more followers and provides more visibility to you and your business.
Gazebo Summer Concert Series
 

The Fairport Public Library presents its Fairport Gazebo Summer Concert Series, AN EVENING OF SONG, DANCE & COMEDY featuring the award-winning TRAVELING CABARET Broadway, movie & pop musical revue. Thursday, July 7, 2016 7:00 P.M. Vincent Kennelly Park Gazebo, next to the Fairport Village Landing.  Free.  Bring lawn chairs.  No rain date.  For information, call (585) 223-9091
Casa Larga Vineyards Events

 

 Casa Larga's Patio Parties.  
Party on the Patio with live music, local food trucks, wine, craft beer and sangria. Tuesday & Thursday nights from 5:30-8:30 pm

 
Girl Friends Night Out.  Painting party with hosts Vino & Vernici.     Thursday
, July 14  
5:30-8:30 pm,   Read more...

 
Our farm to table marketplace features local produce, cheeses, meats and other products all under the tent at Casa Larga Vineyards.
 
Sundays,  

10 am -2 pm

Fairport Baptist Home Events
 

Chapel Concert Series, These concerts are free to the public, every third Monday.  The next concert is July 18th, 7:00 pm. Violinist  Erika Pinkerton will perform.  
Fairport Baptist Home is located at 4646 Nine Mile Point Rd. Fairport.

 
Swing for Seniors Golf Tournament,  On July 20, 2016, Fairport Baptist Home will host their 6th Annual "Swing for Seniors" Classic golf tournament at Ravenwood Golf Club in Victor and Bristol Harbour Golf Club in Canandaigua.  This tournament sells out each year.  If you would like to sponsor a team, golf, place an ad or donate a raffle prize, call Jessica at (585) 388.2324
Hire a Summer Intern to Help Your Business

 

 
Do you have a project you have just not been able to get to?  Do you need to improve your social media to appeal to Generation Z?  The Work Based Learning program at Fairport High School includes students earning high school credit for completing an internship. Not sure how your business can use a student intern?  Go here for ideas.  If you would like to discuss this opportunity please contact Sandy Hoodak, Work Based Learning Coordinator at  shoodak@fairport.org.

Future Chamber Programs.  Save the Date!

Networking at Persuasive Communications

8/18/16 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm,  115 Sully's Trail, Suite 9 Pittsford, NY

Business networking at Hilton Garden Inn

9/15/16 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Hilton Garden Inn

Annual Chamber Members Meeting
10/12/16  11:00 am to 1:00 pm,  Hilton Garden Inn