Saturday, August 16th, 2014
Book Sale and Annual Picnic
You are invited to our Museum Book Sale! WeĠre clearing out hundreds of books, magazines, tapes, and DVDs from our library collection as well as lanterns and other pieces of railroad hardware too. Help us find new homes for these treasures. The Book Sale will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm, and is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Come for the sale, stay for the picnic! Our Annual Member's Picnic will be held from 2:00pm to 6:00pm, with train members-only train rides at 4:00pm. Enjoy hots, hamburgs, cold pop and more! Bring your favorite dish or dessert to pass. $5.00 donation per person.
Thursday, August 21st, 2014
Please join us for our August museum meeting at Industry Depot, our final warm weather meeting of the season! We meet at 7:00 p.m., hold a brief business meeting, and then enjoy train rides on our museum railroad! This event is FREE, and is open to anyone interested in learning more about our museum activities.
Thursday, September 18th, 2014
Please join us for our September museum meeting, resuming at the 40&8 Club. The museum store opens at 7:00pm, a brief business meeting takes place at 7:30pm, and the program begins around 8:15pm. This is a FREE event open to everyone. We meet at the 40 & 8 Club in downtown Rochester, New York.
Thursday, October 16th, 2014
Please join us for our October museum meeting, resuming at the 40&8 Club. The museum store opens at 7:00pm, a brief business meeting takes place at 7:30pm, and the program begins around 8:15pm. This is a FREE event open to everyone. We meet at the 40 & 8 Club in downtown Rochester, New York.
Saturday, October 18th, 2014
Fall Foliage Excursions
The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum will be operating a series of Fall Foliage Excursions with the cooperation of the Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad between Lakeville and Industry, New York. Ride in the museum's reconditioned Budd streamlined coaches built in 1941 for the New York Central's Empire State Express hauled by Alco Century locomotives provided by the LA&L. This is your opportunity to take a 'rare mileage' trip over the rails of the freight-only LA&L. Trains will depart from the Conesus Lake Sportsman's Club in Lakeville, NY, at 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm. Tickets available by pre-sale only from participating Wegmans ticket counters. Adults (18+) are $25.00 each, Seniors (65+) and Youth (Ages 3-17) are $20.00. Children 2 and under occupying a lap ride free. See details on our web site at rgvrrm.org/fallfoliage.
*The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum and the New York Museum of Transportation reserve the right to substitute equipment, modify, or cancel any special event without prior notification.