Rochester's South Wedge Neighborhood Social Network was built on behalf of the South Wedge Planning Committee (SWPC) to empower South Wedge residents to connect and build a sustainable community through open dialog & local business promotion.


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Pam Perkins posted an event

Lori’s Natural Foods Art Show and Sale at Lori's Natural Foods

April 18, 2015 from 1pm to 4pm
Show your support for the creative people and our furry friends at Lori’s Natural Foods at 900 Jefferson Rd, Henrietta, NY. While you’re shopping see what our local artisans have to offer on 4/18/15 Saturday from 1-4pm.  This event is in support of All 4 Pets a not for profit organization.  Their mission is to: provide a one-time grant of money to help pay for life saving medical treatment for pets whose caring, responsible owners…See More
Ellwanger Barry Nursery School updated their profile
Ellwanger Barry Nursery School is now friends with Liberty Tax Service of the South Wedge and Jill Carlier
Marcia Bornhurst Parkes posted an event

Celebrating Education! Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Education Luncheon at Hyatt Regency

May 5, 2015 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Greetings, and happy spring! Residents of the South Wedge Neighborhood are cordially invited to attend the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Education Luncheon fundraiser to be held Tuesday, May 5th at the Hyatt Regency at 125 East Main Street, Rochester, from 12 noon to 1:30 PM, with registration beginning at 11:30 AM.Tickets at reserved tables of 10 are $50 per seat. Purchased separately, tickets are $55. To reserve and pay for your ticket, please contact Olivia Grant at 454-7311, extension…See More
Apr 9
Rochester Contemporary Art Cente posted an event

Ride It at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

April 3, 2015 at 6pm to May 15, 2015 at 10pm
April 3 - May 15, 2015
Opening Reception: Fri. April 3, 6-10pm (Free if you arrive on 2 wheels / Bike Valet)Performance by One Dance Co.: April 3, 8pm
Artist Talk: Sat. April 4, 1pm
Slow Art Day: Sat. April 11, 1pm (Hurry Up & Wait: Explore the art of slowing down with The Landmark Society’s YUPs)
First Friday: May 1,…See More
Mar 28
Melisa Beauchesne joined Chris and Vicki Hartman's group

South Wedge Locavores

A group of those seeking the adventure, integrity, and flavor of local foods.
Mar 15
Melisa Beauchesne and Bread for All are now friends
Mar 15
Pam Perkins posted an event

African Drum and Dance Workshop with Grace Turner at Carmen Clark Lodge Brighton town Park

May 30, 2015 from 10am to 4:30pm
BE SURE TO SIGN UP FOR ROCHESTER’S DRUMMING WORKSHOP! Featuring GRACE TURNER, Drum Facilitator/Instructor, Dynamic Drum Arts of WNY Saturday, May 30, 2015, 10am-4pm Brighton Town Park - Carmen Clark Lodge, 777 Westfall Road, Rochester Workshop includes rhythm patterns and techniques, African song and dance, and drumming for wellness, plus a performance by the Dynamic Drum Arts women drummers/Miraculous Rhythms of Sankofa Jazz Ensemble. Drumming lessons will continue throughout the day.New and…See More
Mar 12
Laura Shipp posted an event

EBNS Spring Rummage Sale at Ellwanger Barry Nursery School in the Community of the Savior Church

April 24, 2015 at 9am to April 25, 2015 at 1pm
At this rummage sale, find a variety of gently used items from 204 families! Items include: clothing and shoes for the whole family, baby items, toys and stuffed animals, decorations, furniture, books, house-wares, and a whole lotta knick-knacks! Proceeds benefit the Ellwanger Barry Nursery School.See More
Mar 2
Rochester Hope for Pets posted an event

Find Your Perfect Match Adoption Event at Stone Ridge Veterinary Hospital

February 15, 2015 from 11am to 1pm
Stone Ridge Veterinary Hospital will be hosting an adoption & education event with PittyLove and GRASP rescue groups!Where: 550 Center Place Dr., Rochester, NYWhen: Feb. 15 from 11AM to 1PMJoin us for tours, snacks, prizes and an educational presentation! Dr. Martini will be presenting “How to be a Good Match Maker,” on how to introduce a new pet into your home and to any existing pets you may have. Rochester Hope for Pets will also have an info table at this event! Stop by and say hi to us…See More
Jan 28
Rochester Hope for Pets updated their profile
Jan 28
Rochester Chorus posted an event

SINGING VALENTINES at Greater Rochester Area

February 13, 2015 to February 14, 2015
PUT A SONG IN SOMEONE'S HEART by sending the unforgettable gift of song Friday 2/13 or Saturday 2/14.  Delivered by an a cappella ensemble with rose and personalized card.  Telephone "Ringing Valentines" also available.  Fundraiser for Rochester Rhapsody, a non-profit, women’s singing organization.  Call early to reserve your singing telegram and get a discounted price. (585) 259-3094 OR See More
Jan 27


Construction at South and Linden

Does anyone know what is being built on the northeast corner of South and Linden? So far it looks like it will be some sort of retail establishment. As such it has drawn my attention since I live only 2 blocks away and any additional retail business…Continue

Started by Richard Agent in Uncategorized Oct 27, 2014.

Spam from Frank Kwabema 3 Replies

Anyone else getting spam on profiles from this person requesting personal contact? How do I delete spam?

Started by Catherine Bileti in Uncategorized. Last reply by Zandra Oct 25, 2014.

Thank you for supporting the Saint Anne Chuch Next to New Sale

Thank you very much for supporting the Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale. We received a large number of incoming goods from nearby neighborhoods as well as from the greater Rochester region, and by the end of Saturday, 8/16, most items were sold.…Continue

Started by Marcia Bornhurst Parkes in Uncategorized Aug 27, 2014.

Looking for an Apt in South Wedge

Hi Folks!My Partner, myself and our cat Mr. Boris are relocating back to Rochester, and are looking for a large one bedroom, or two bedroom in the South Wedge. I am an interior designer, and just started a new job in the area, and my partner is an…Continue

Started by Shawn OHara in Real Estate & Development Jul 4, 2014.

Stopping the Spam from Saul Levine14620 ?

If there is anyone out there, can you get this site to stop sending me spam from Saul Levine14620 ? By the way, that bot controlled account has also mounted spam on the…Continue

Started by Michael E Tomb in Uncategorized Feb 9, 2014.

Love The Wedge

I just wanted to say how wonderful the Wedge is.  I was out asking business to post flyers for an upcoming event.  Everyone was so friendly, open and willing to help. I always tell everyone that the Wedge has a great vibe.  Three cheers to the Wedge…Continue

Tags: community, event, business

Started by Pam Perkins in Uncategorized Jan 15, 2014.


LOST CAT- Long hair grey female.  Her name is Daisy.  She is spayed but has all her claws.  She is very friendly, very soft and missed terribly by her family.  She was last seen August 20th.  She could be anywhere between E. Henrietta Rd/Calkins to…Continue

Started by Nancy O'Donnell in Uncategorized Sep 7, 2013.

Neighborhood Decency 1 Reply

Everyone knows that it's inconsiderate to blast your music really really loud, right?  Apparently not because there seems to be one particular group of people who don't know this or are outright rude and ignorant.  All I know about them is that they…Continue

Started by Rick in Uncategorized. Last reply by Shawn Wallace Sep 2, 2013.

Lost Cat in the Wedge

I'm posting this for a neighborMISSING CAT: Please help us find Raja! We know he must of sneaked out sometime last night (8/21) as we were moving boxes but didn't realize he was missing until this morning. We're searching the neighborhood (South…Continue

Tags: Cat, Missing

Started by Karen in Uncategorized Aug 26, 2013.

Looking for a house in the South Wedge...

My husband and I have been looking to buy a house in the South Wedge/Ellwanger Barry/Highland Park/Swillburg neighborhood since February but not much is selling. We are looking for a 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath with a driveway. If you or someone you know…Continue

Started by Caitlynn McMullen in Real Estate & Development Jul 9, 2013.

Blog Posts

Positive News for Childhood Obesity

Great news from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) – efforts to curb childhood obesity are working! According to new research, 19 states have seen a decrease in the number of obese preschoolers ages 2 to 4.  Twenty other states and Puerto Rico saw their numbers remain the same.  This means the number of preschool children at an unhealthy weight has fallen from 17% to 12% since 2008.


The CDC can’t pinpoint one single factor that led to the decrease, but changes to programs…


Posted by Healthi Kids on September 1, 2013 at 10:30am

ride share Houston 9/9

Eastman grad driving to Houston.  Ride share offered all or part way.  References required.

Posted by gisella on September 1, 2013 at 8:42am

Summer Meals are Back!

Summer in the South Wedge means more than just sun and fun – it also means the return of the Summer Meals program!  Thanks to a free program sponsored locally by the City of Rochester, the Rochester City School District, and Foodlink, all kids 18 and under can access free, healthy…


Posted by Healthi Kids on June 7, 2013 at 2:38pm


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