540WMain Expands Anniversary Celebration to a Weekend Celebrating Women’s Equality Day

Dear Community, I am excited to commemorate 540WMain’s 2nd Year Anniversary (June 16) with a week-long social media campaign highlighting a second year of growth and success as well as expanding our celebration to include a week-end of walking tours and events that also commemorate Susan B. Anthony, her life, legacy, and the Susan B.Continue reading “540WMain Expands Anniversary Celebration to a Weekend Celebrating Women’s Equality Day”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | RSVP Etiquette at 540WMain

Dear Community, A few months ago we updated 540WMain;’s registration policy: All classes held at 540WMain HQ will require registration/RSVP online with payment at the door. No one will be required to pay for classes in advance online. This change happened primarily to allow for greater access and flexibility and to make taking classes atContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | RSVP Etiquette at 540WMain”

Why I Sold My Vehicle & Became A Car Free Professional by Calvin Eaton

It’s been exactly four weeks since I sold my car and joined the ranks as a car-free professional in Rochester. What made me decide to take the plunge? Read about my journey below.   Why I Went Car Free Inklings of my car free journey started back in 2009 when I sold my then brandContinue reading “Why I Sold My Vehicle & Became A Car Free Professional by Calvin Eaton”

Black Women Roc! Month Spotlight | Commissioner Natalie Sheppard

  We are pleased to highlight Commissioner Natalie Sheppard as our final Black Women Roc! feature for the Month of June About Commissioner Sheppard Natalie Sheppard is the newly elected School Board Commissioner for the Rochester City School District (RCSD) in Rochester, New York. She was elected to this position by the residents of theContinue reading “Black Women Roc! Month Spotlight | Commissioner Natalie Sheppard”

540WMain Closed for Summer Break During the Month of July

Dear Community, 540WMain Learning Academy will be CLOSED for Summer Break during the month of July. I will be taking a much needed respite from daily operations, emails, as well as social media during this time. I am looking forward to rest, planning, writing and meditation. We will be available for any last minute spaceContinue reading “540WMain Closed for Summer Break During the Month of July”