Category: NEWS

Where Do I Park When Visiting 540WMain? | Updated

Where Do I Park When Visiting 540? The #1 question we get is where to park at 540.  Rest assured we’ve got you covered! UPDATES When visiting before 5 PM: Patrons visiting 540WMain between the hours of 9AM-5PM should use on street parking on…

Special Announcement | Black Women Roc! Finalists 2019

We are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 Black Women Roc! Campaign All month long 540WMain has featured classes and workshops taught by black women (and men) that are rooted in subjects that are important to black women and members of the…

540WMain Launches First Annual Summer Reading List

We are pleased to launch 540WMain’s First Annual Summer Reading List Dear Community Everyone who’s anyone knows that we here at 540WMain love to read! Reading is power. And it should come as no surprise that we are launching for the first time ever…

540WMain Celebrates Three Year Anniversary on the 154th Commemoration of Juneteenth

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the work is hard the work takes sacrifice the work takes grit the work is thankless the work makes no money  the work is beautiful the work is magical the work is powerful Do the work and the work will get done Dear Community,…

540WMain Partners with The Rochester Artist Collaborative for Inaugaral Artists Talk Panel | June 8

540 is thrilled to partner with Rochester Artist Collaborative for the inaugural “Artists Talk” Event Saturday June 8th // 2pm-4pm Douglass Auditorium at 36 King Street Why We Need Art, Culture and Diversity in Rochester? Natasha Chen Christensen will moderate the discussion with the topic…