A Wednesday Word from The Director | One Day At A Time

Dear Community, Happy Wednesday! I can’t believe a whole week has passed since I last came to you. The summer is flying by and boy does it feel like summer. Sunshine, humidity, sweat dripping down your brow, ice cold water, fireflies… Don’t you love Rochester summer? It goes just as quick as it arrives soContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from The Director | One Day At A Time”

Artist of The Month Spotlight | Najhay Quick

We are pleased to spotlight Najhay Quick our August Artist of The Month About Najhay Quick Najhay Quick is a Rochester based painter and street artist. Join us as we celebrate his work for the month of August at his Opening Gallery Reception this Saturday August 5 from 4-6 PM at 540WMain Community Learning Academy.Continue reading “Artist of The Month Spotlight | Najhay Quick”

Announcement | Introducing Our August Merch Fundraiser

Fundraising efforts for The Community Courtyard Teaching Garden Renovation Campaign continue with our August Merch Fundraiser! About The August Merch Fundraiser In conjunction with the launch of The Rochester Makers Gift Shop Lamont Awards & Apparel has partnered with us to bring you 540 branded merch including t-shirts, sandals, mugs, and a cool tote bagContinue reading “Announcement | Introducing Our August Merch Fundraiser”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Change Takes Time

  Dear Community, We’ve come to the last full week of July. Can you believe it? Time is waiting for no one. Lately I’ve felt like I’ve been moving both in slow motion and at lightening speed. The days are flying by and as my to do list grows I feel like I am accomplishingContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | Change Takes Time”

Rochester Makers Gift Shop Business Spotlight | Purple Hippo Handmade Crafts

We are pleased to feature Purple Hippo Handmade Crafts as the first Business spotlight in the Rochester Makers Gift Shop  summer vendor series About Purple Hippo Handmade Crafts Purple Hippo Handmade Crafts was founded in 2013 by Diane Morrall and her family. They make whimsical handmade cards, coasters and gift sets.  When did you startContinue reading “Rochester Makers Gift Shop Business Spotlight | Purple Hippo Handmade Crafts”