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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Rochester Contemporary Art Cente posted an event

Vanish at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

October 7, 2016 from 6pm to 9pm
Vanish features the work of five contemporary artists who examine literal and metaphoric loss and disappearance. Their artistic practices employ diverse media to reflect the anxieties of living in a rapidly changing world. The exhibition provides a complex and engaging context for considering our history, our current environment and our collective future. Vanish includes new and recent work by Yvonne Buchanan (Syracuse, NY) Brandon Ballengee (Lafayette, LA), Peter Edlund (New York, NY), Aaron…See More
Nancy O'Donnell posted an event

Abby Wambach Book Signing at Barnes & Noble @College Town

September 17, 2016 from 7pm to 8pm
 We are honored to welcome Abby Wambach to our store tomorrow evening beginning at 7 PM.  She will be signing copies of her new memoir "Forward".  Her book is on sale now if you want to beat the rush before the event tomorrow.Thank you for promoting our events Francine McAndrew, Events ManagerSee More
Sep 16
Pam Perkins posted an event

Festival of the Arts at Linear Park

September 17, 2016 from 10am to 5pm
The Tenth Annual Festival of the Arts promises to be the best yet, with many vendors, musicians, food options, and a kids area.See you at the Festival!Saturday, September 1710:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Linear Garden, between East Main St. and Mayfield St.See More
Sep 16
Nancy O'Donnell posted an event

Sip & Shop at South Wedge - Start out at Star Alley

September 15, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm
Join us for our next South Wedge Sip & Shop on Thursday September 15th from 5-8pm! Many neighborhood shops and restaurants will be participating with drink tastings, snacks, and special deals! After Sip & Shop at 8pm, LUX will have their free concert in Star Alley ft. "Ruckus Juice Jug Stompers". Also, be sure to stop by our ice cream shop and see the work of Larissa Børglum, this month's artist of the month. Larissa will be in attendance so you will be able to visit with her and ask…See More
Sep 15
Heather Fields updated their profile
Aug 19
Nancy O'Donnell posted an event

St Joseph's House of Hopitality Needs Bath Towels & Wash Cloths at St. Joseph's House of Hospitality

July 18, 2016 at 8:30am to September 30, 2016 at 12:30pm
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality of Rochester, NY is in dire need of bath towels and wash clothes for their guests who come there for showering. Please drop off donated towels Mon-Sat. 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m and Sundays 1 p.m -4 p.m.PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD....See More
Jul 18
Marcia Bornhurst Parkes posted an event

Next to New Sale at Saint Anne Church at Saint Anne Church social hall and garage

August 25, 2016 at 9am to August 27, 2016 at 6pm
Donate Goods for Annual Church Next to New SaleSaint Anne Church is hosting its annual Next to New Sale August 25, 26, 27, each day from 9 AM - 6 PM. Donations can be dropped off via the back Church entrance from August 17-23, 8 AM - 6 PM. Furniture and yard and garden items should be delivered to the garage. If assistance is needed with a large furniture donation, please call Carol at 585-278-0728 or Dolores at 585-764-3212.Gently used goods are needed to help make the sale a success.…See More
Jul 2
Dawn posted a discussion

House on Gregory

I'll be putting my house up for sale on gregory soon. If you know of anyone interested let me know.Over 1200 sq foot. 2 bedrooms walk in closets. One addional room for study/office/den.1.5 bath. Vessel sink in main bath.Charming! Newly renovated. Fenced in backyard. Newer roof & windows. Central air. Nice big front porch and back patio. Hardwoods.$140 Email/message w questions. Serious inquiries only. Photos available upon request.See More
May 22
Pam Perkins posted an event

Spirit Fest Psychic Fair Plymouth Spiritualist Church at Plymouth Spiritualist Church

May 21, 2016 from 10am to 5pm
On Saturday there will be a wide variety of readers that range from Intuitive, Mediumship to Tarot, Handwriting Analysis to Tea Leaf Readings to Astrology, Readings are $20 for 15 min and $40 for 30 min. Door prizes and Raffles. Vendors will be selling jewelry, essential oils, crystals and much more. Come on over and let's have some fun!!!See More
May 18
Rochester Contemporary Art Cente updated an event

6x6x2016 at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

June 4, 2016 at 10pm to July 17, 2016 at 7pm
Visit the International Small Art Phenomenon 6x6x2016! 6x6 is an international phenomenon of thousands of artworks, made by artists from all around the world. They are donated to us by famous artists, hobbyists, celebrities, children, etc. Each work is sold for $20 each to benefit the Rochester Contemporary Art Center and artists' names will be revealed to the buyer upon purchase. All works remain on display through July 17, 2016. June 4 - July 17, 2016Global Online Preview Begins: May 20 at…See More
May 6
Rory Ketchum updated their profile
Apr 9
Ellwanger Barry Nursery School posted an event

Rummage Sale! at Ellwanger Barry Nursery School

April 22, 2016 at 9am to April 23, 2016 at 5pm
Please join us for our annual Rummage Sale! Find a variety of gently used items from 30+ families! Items include: clothing and shoes for the whole family, baby items, toys, decorations, furniture, household items, and whole lot more!See More
Apr 7


House on Gregory

I'll be putting my house up for sale on gregory soon. If you know of anyone interested let me know.Over 1200 sq foot. 2 bedrooms walk in closets. One addional room for study/office/den.1.5 bath. Vessel sink in main bath.Charming! Newly renovated.…Continue

Started by Dawn in Uncategorized May 22.

Looking for a small apartment

I'm helping a friend relocate from NC. Single, semi retired with a small dog and a cat. The wish list is - heat included, laundry, off street parking, 1st floor with move in sometime in March. If you have an apartment that could work out let me know.Continue

Started by Pam Perkins in Real Estate & Development Feb 24.

Bike Found 1 Reply

Hi neighbors--found a kid's bike in the Hamilton Street Community Garden a couple of weeks ago. So far haven't heard from anyone who sees my Facebook posts, but I think the bike probably belongs to someone who's local ;-) That being said, I'd like…Continue

Started by Marta in Uncategorized. Last reply by Marta Nov 18, 2015.


Hi Wedgies--Is anyone interested in coffee grounds to add to his/her compost heap or garden? We are collecting our grounds and have no where but a tiny garden to toss them and we do not compost ourselves. Thought I'd offer to drop off at your place…Continue

Started by Kat in Uncategorized Oct 4, 2015.

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.

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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