Just Solutions Business of the Month

Just Solutions has been chosen as the February Business of the Month by the Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce. Just Solutions is located at 7300 Pittsford Palmyra Rd, Fairport, NY.   Just Solutions has been servicing clients in Rochester, NY since 1997.  All their technicians are full-time employees who hold the most up-to-date certifications and boast expertise in every area of networking and IT Support.  Services include Backup and Disaster Recovery, Managed IT Services, VoIP/Phone Solutions, Xerox Copiers and MFPs. Read more...

Quarterly Member Meeting 3/28/17 11am

Join us for a members only event at the Hilton Garden Inn.  Learn more about our Chamber's activities and provide feedback.  Meet new members, network, and learn about what the other members have to offer!  This event will include a presentation titled "Drilling Deeper" on how to use Facebook to promote your business.  Bring your laptop to participate live during the event!   

 

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Coffee Hour at Maplewood Estates 3/8/17

 

You are invited to a coffee hour Wednesday, 03/08/2017 from 8:00am to 9:00am, Maplewood Estates 55 Ayrault Road, Fairport, NY 14450.  Drop in to discuss what is going on at your business... and what the Chamber can do for you!  The coffee is ready!  We need your input!  Free, no registration required. Read more..... 

Eastside Business Expo March 16, 2017

Join us for an evening of business awareness and networking with businesses from across the eastern suburbs.  This event is open to the public and attendance for networking and exploring is free. Registration for attendance is highly encouraged to ensure we have enough refreshments available and to give our exhibitors an idea of how many people to expect.  We look forward to seeing you there and sharing with you all of the exciting businesses thriving on the Eastside!  

 

Perinton Career Fair

Explore employment options and achieve your career goals. Friday, April 7th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.  Perinton Community Center, 1350 Turk Hill Rd.  Dress professionally and come with your resume in hand to meet with potential employers of the local area. From seasonal part time positions to full time employment, employers will be on hand and looking forward to meeting with you.

 

10th Annual Indoor We-Tri Triathlon

Sunday, April 9 (first heat starts at 7:00am) 

This springtime event focuses on healthy competition, encouraging participation of all levels of triathletes including beginners looking for their first triathlon experience. Each year, many experienced triathletes kick-off their training season at our event, all while supporting a great cause. From competitive teams in 12-person heats, to families, friends, or co-workers working as a team to be active together, all participants have fun in a controlled, safe environment. The funds raised help the YMCA to promote and achieve our mission's commitment to healthy living in the Rochester community.   Read more.....

Lyons National Bank Offers New Credit Card

LNB is proud to offer two brand new credit cards options to save you money.  Both offer 0% interest for 15 months (billing cycles) and no balance transfer fees, if transfers are made at the time of application.  To find out more, please visit our website, or contact the Perinton Park branch at 585-433-2900.

Social at The Brookdale  3/28/17 3:00 to 5:00 pm

Jeanette Cooper of the Brookdale invites you to a social networking event.  Bring information about your business, any upcoming events, your business cards and a smile......Looking Forward to seeing every one! Team Brookdale! Wednesday, 3/28/17 3:00 to 5:00 pm, 7 Chardonnay Drive.  585-209-0185

Manuel's Music Studio Celebrates 37 Years

Manuel's Music Studio has served Perinton and the surrounding communities since 1980. We are "dedicated to the art and craft of music education", covering a broad range of musical styles and performance levels, which include: classical, jazz, rock, blues, folk, acoustic finger styles and forms branching from these music genres. Performance opportunities and ensembles are also offered during the year.  Read more...

Fairport Economic Development Report

The 2016 Fairport Economic Development Annual Report is available for download.  Go here...

Questions? Ask Fairport Baptist Homes

This is a Community Event, Free and Open to The Public.  Tuesday March 14th 10-11 am Or Thursday March 16th 12-1 pm (lunch and learn).  Join us for a helpful Q & A with Nadine Arndt, Director of Admissions and Thera Miller, Assistant Director of Assisted Living. Get the answers you need to difficult questions: determining the right level of care, the right time to make a change, tips on planning ahead for hip or knee surgery and managing through a health crisis. After your questions, enjoy a tour with Nadine and Thera of our skilled nursing households, rehabilitation physical therapy clinic and assisted living.  Please respond by calling 585.388.2328 or rsvp@fbhcm.org

Lorna Brooks Completes Certification

Ashby Tax & Consulting is proud to announce that Lorna Brooks, Staff Accountant, has earned her Enrolled Agents' certification. She will be a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA).  An enrolled agent(EA) is a federally-authorized tax practitioner who has technical expertise in the field of taxation. The enrolled agent license is the highest credential the IRS issues. The IRS requires enrolled agents to complete 72 hours of continuing education every three years to maintain their licenses.  Read more...

RPO Concerts

Stare Conducts Brahms 1 March 2 & 4, 2017
Rachmaninoff & Tchaikovsky March 9 & 11, 2017
The Hot Sardines March 24 & 25, 2017
Visit March Concerts for more details
If you have a group of 10 or more, Jenni Kohler will discount ticket prices and waive handling fees.   Contact Jenni Kohler at jkohler@rpo.org  call 585-454-7311 x297 

Little Mermaid Preview

Visit The Sandbox for a preview of Mendon High School's musical, The Little Mermaid! The fully costumed talented cast will be performing the classics, "Under the Sea", Kiss the Girl", and "Part of Your World"!  FREE with the cost of admission.  Saturday, March 4th 12:00 Noon.  Read more...
 
Don't miss the Troll Party.  March 5th  2 pm-3:30 pm Tickets $15 Join us as we welcome Poppy and her special friend Branch.  Meet & Greet with Pictures  Music, Dancing, Craft & Refreshments!

The Legends at Whitney "Topped Out"

Taylor, The Builders is closing in on the completion of The Legends at Whitney, with a key construction milestone marked with a brief gathering. The Legends at Whitney is "topped out," which is a builders' rite traditionally held when the last beam (or its equivalent) is placed atop a structure during its construction. In this case, the event was held at the intermediate point of the overall project completion. The construction of The Legends at Whitney has gone extremely smooth during the fall and winter months. Residency of the first building, The Willow, is scheduled for July 1st, and completion of the overall development on October 1st. 

FAST Swimmers Rise to the Top

The Fairport Area Swim Team (FAST) had a great showing at the recent Snowball Invitational in Penfield, N.Y.  Winning High Point accolades in their age group, the award scoring represents versatility, speed and technique.  Pictured left to right are:  Joleigh Crye 12, Dylan Magda 11, and Serafina Viola 14. Congratulations also to runner up high point winners: Ming Na Xu 11, Alex Palmer 11, Mackenzie Doescher 15, and Tim Donato 14.  Read more...

Sharp Notions Hires 4 New Employees

Sharp Notions is pleased to welcome four new hires to their team! They have recently added Earnest Chestnut, Lauren Golisano-Cook, Julianna Gabler, and Micaela Contente. Earnest is a Sr. Software Developer, Lauren is a Software Developer, Julianna is a Jr. Software Developer, and Micaela is a Jr. Digital Marketing Specialist!  Read more...

St. Patrick's Day Crawl

The Third Annual St. Patrick's Day Crawl will take place on Saturday, March 18 from Noon until 5:00 p.m. The event features Fairport businesses Casa Larga Vineyards, Amazing Grains Bread Company, Affaire de Chocolate, FairPour, Fairport Brewing Company, Moonlight Creamery, Tucker's Diner & Bakery and The Inn on Church. Customers can visit any or all stops as no reservations are required, just a mention that they are on the St. Patrick's Day Crawl.  For more information

Cabin Fever Party at Casa Larga

Come for the unveiling of our renovated event space, stay to dance the winter blues away! Join us for live music by the local band Rockhouse Riot, Tuscan Wood Fired Pizza Truck, Whole-E Roasters, wine, and craft beer.
Thursday, March 30, 5:30-8:30 pm Cost: $10 includes first glass of wine or beer. Call 585-223-4210 or register here

Maplewood Estates March Events

Adventure Travel Club, Sunday March 5th at 3pm. Join us for a taste of Ireland and learn about this native land. Chef Brad will provide the tastings of Ireland.
Sunday March 19th, Author Scott Perry will be testing your NFL Trivia. Scott penned The NFL since 1970. Learn the facts of America's Greatest Game.
Spring Brunch Buffet. Our own Chef Brad will be at it again with some classic Spring Dishes. Sunday March 26 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.  Call (585) 902-3452 to RSVP.   This fills up fast.

Just Solutions Hires Jack Stack

Just Solutions has added a new addition to their growing team.  Jack Stack brings over 30 years of Industry experience to their Copier Team.  Jake is a Senior Service Technician who will be responsible for Troubleshooting and Repair of Multi-Function Office Equipment. Jake was an aircraft mechanic in the USMC and a Customer Service Engineer at Xerox Corp.  We are excited to have him.  Read more...

Chamber Supports Panel on Aging

The newly formed Advisory Panel on Successful Aging recently hosted their inaugural panel presentation on January 28th at the Pittsford Barnes and Noble.  The Panel includes two Chamber members, Katie Castro, CFP® of Ameriprise Financial and Marguerite Ashby of Ashby Tax and Consulting, as well as the following other professionals:  Jennifer Meagher, RN of Senior Life, LLC, Patricia "PK" Morley of Keller Williams Realty and from the law firm Evans & Fox, attorneys Steve Bennett and Ken Kraus.  The presenters covered the most frequently asked questions they hear in their practices pertaining to the challenges families face while helping themselves or their elder loved ones deal with transition and legacy planning.  The Panel plans to offer this presentation on a quarterly basis to the general public and is taking requests to bring the presentation to local area groups.  Please contact Katie Castro (585.598.3438) or Jennifer Meagher (585.424.2424) if you would like more information.

Mass Production Live Business Conference

Join hundreds of business owners, entrepreneurs, sales professionals and corporate decision makers all ready to take their business to the next level! This is two full days of training, keynotes, networking and pure motivation to get you and your business ramped up for a stellar quarter! It's your chance to attend an event you hear everyone else talking about.  The Business, Marketing and Sales conference will be held on August 19 & 20 at the Riverside Convention Center.  We're giving fellow Fairport Perinton Chamber of Commerce members a VERY special promo-code to get 50% off Bronze, Silver or Gold access passes to Mass Production Live! This is a PRE-REGISTRATION incentive and it ends March 31st!  Register here..  and enter code FPCC50.
Future Chamber Programs.  Save the Date!
April 13 Coffee Hour hosted by Glen Cone, Prudential Financial