Douglass Auditorium Hosts First Friday Art Exhibit featuring Najhay Quick

We are happy to present the First Friday Opening Reception for May 2019 featuring the work of Najhay Quick U Gotta Love Yourself by self-taught artist Najay Halo and will be featured in the Art Gallery at Douglass Auditorium at 36 King Street About Najhay Quick Najhay Quick was born in Rochester, New York andContinue reading “Douglass Auditorium Hosts First Friday Art Exhibit featuring Najhay Quick”

Want a happy commute? Researchers point to travel by bicycle | National Bike Month Guest Blog by Startribune

Each week through May 31 540Blog will feature guest blog’s from local and national sources that celebrate the importance of bicycling and walk-ability in urban spaces Want a happy commute? Researchers point to travel by bicycle by Tim Harlow network of bicycle lanes will continue to grow across the Twin Cities this summer — aContinue reading “Want a happy commute? Researchers point to travel by bicycle | National Bike Month Guest Blog by Startribune”

540 Celebrates National Bike Month | May 1-31, 2019

May is National Bike Month! and to celebrate 540Blog and social media platforms will focus content on how we begin to normalize biking in our culture, support cyclists, and more importantly push walkablity in Rochester and beyond. We’ve also got some cool courses like this on listed below going down on Monday May 6th whichContinue reading “540 Celebrates National Bike Month | May 1-31, 2019”

What I Learned During Pittsford Central School District’s PTSA Diversity & Inclusion Committee Meeting | by Calvin Eaton

What I Learned During Pittsford Central School’s PTSA Diversity & Inclusion Committee Meeting by Calvin Eaton Two black women leading the charge to speak truth to power all while putting their own bodies, minds, and soul on the line in order to protect their black children against a racist system 🗹 A standing room onlyContinue reading “What I Learned During Pittsford Central School District’s PTSA Diversity & Inclusion Committee Meeting | by Calvin Eaton”

Author Spotlight: Bruce Jacobs | Race Manners Talk & Mingle (April 27)

We are pleased to host author Bruce Jacobs at the Douglass Auditorium for an Author Talk & Mingle Saturday April 27th  | 2pm-4pm | $15 About Bruce Jacobs Bruce Jacobs has appeared on NPR, C-SPAN, Sirius, Pacifica, and other networks. He is a featured participant in “Race and Reconciliation in America,” a continuing series ofContinue reading “Author Spotlight: Bruce Jacobs | Race Manners Talk & Mingle (April 27)”