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Webster Golf Club

Children can learn the mechanics of golf and get a sense of the spirit of the game. Summer camps offered, half-day and full-day sessions.
440 Salt Rd
Webster , NY , 14580
Phone: 585-265-1201
43° 14' 44.6496" N, 77° 23' 59.1432" W

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

The Hochstein School

Providing excellent music and dance instruction to anyone who is interested – regardless of age, level of skill, background, or ability to pay. Year-round classes and summer camps in music, dance, and other aspects of the arts for toddlers through adults. We aim to nurture and inspire each individual, and to welcome all to our community.
50 N. Plymouth Ave
Rochester , NY , 14614
Phone: (585) 454-4596
43° 9' 21.24" N, 77° 36' 56.5596" W

Martial Arts America

Rochester's premiere karate school with 30 years experience. Classes & programs for age 4-adult. Bully busters, self defense, kickboxing. Birthday parties too! Three locations: Penfield, Brighton, Webster.
3450 Winton Place
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 475-9250
43° 5' 49.9344" N, 77° 34' 43.1832" W

YMCA - Victor - Closed for Summer 2018 (Undergoing Renovations)

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Victor YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Group exercise, before and after school care, wellness center, child watch, and more.
200 High Street
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-742-4940
42° 59' 19.6368" N, 77° 24' 59.0292" W

Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester

FREE to visit and many opportunities for learning! Pet adoption, farm yard and petting area, humane education, outreach programs and services.
99 Victor Road
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-223-1330
43° 3' 39.582" N, 77° 23' 55.3056" W

ArtsROC

ArtsROC, a non-profit created in 2010, is dedicated to enriching the lives of children in the Greater Rochester area through after-school and summer enrichment programs. We are located in Pittsford, NY and offer programs in LEGO Education, Minecraft, music, and language. Our instructors are passionate about teaching and have experience working with children of all skill levels. ArtsROC offers students the ability to discover their passion and then develop it!
3462 Monroe Avenue
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 218-9125
43° 6' 1.5588" N, 77° 32' 4.6824" W

YMCA - Bay View

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Bay View YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
1209 Bay Road
Webster , NY , 14580
Phone: 585-671-8414
43° 11' 29.9976" N, 77° 30' 40.6368" W

YMCA - Carlson MetroCenter

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Carlson MetroCenter YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, school age care, camp, sports, events, and more.
444 East Main Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: 585-325-2880
43° 9' 31.6908" N, 77° 36' 2.304" W

YMCA - Maplewood

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Maplewood YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
25 Driving Park Ave
Rochester , NY , 14613
Phone: 585-647-3600
43° 10' 49.1736" N, 77° 37' 49.206" W

YMCA - Monroe

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Monroe YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
797 Monroe Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-271-5320
43° 8' 33.288" N, 77° 35' 14.37" W

YMCA - Northwest

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Northwest YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
730 Long Pond Road
Rochester , NY , 14612
Phone: 585-227-3900
43° 14' 57.6096" N, 77° 41' 39.9912" W

YMCA - Westside (Gates)

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Westside YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
920 Elmgrove Road
Rochester , NY , 14624
Phone: 585-247-3501
43° 9' 5.1444" N, 77° 43' 51.8016" W

YMCA Camp Arrowhead

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Camp Arrowhead features year-round programming for homeschool kids, summer day camps, group rentals, outdoor education programming, and more.
20 Arrowhead Rd.
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-383-4590
43° 2' 38.544" N, 77° 29' 10.104" W

RocVentures

Sought out as the largest indoor climbing and high ropes course destination in North America, RocVentures has been in the Neighborhood of the Arts for 21 years. We serve adventure birthday parties, field trips, summer and school break camps, and (of course) indoor climbing and high ropes courses!
1044 University Ave.
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: (585) 442-5462
43° 9' 14.3064" N, 77° 34' 23.7972" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Rochester's science, technology and cultural heritage museum. Also includes Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center (in Naples).
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-271-4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Eastman Community Music School

Community music school with classes and opportunities for age 4 months through adults.
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1100
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W

The Gymnastics Training Center, Fit by Five, Botsford School of Dance

Gymnastics, Pre-School/Nursery School & Dance: Fantastic 22,000 sq ft temperature-controlled gym with 2 sunken trampolines, 60' TumblTrak and 2 foam pits. Dedicated Pre-School room & Dance Studio. Instruction for the beginner thru advanced athlete!
The Gymnastics Training Center 2051 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 585-388-8686
43° 8' 52.0836" N, 77° 27' 31.4064" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Come visit the animals at Seneca Park Zoo, which is open all year long. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

YMCA - Southeast (Pittsford)

The Y isn't just the name on the building. We're a spirit, a movement and a cause. Members join us because they believe in us - and the values we stand for. Our Y has proudly served the Pittsford, Fairport and other east side communities since 1972.
111 E. Jefferson Road
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 385-4665
43° 4' 51.888" N, 77° 30' 27.8856" W

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted #1 place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

The JCC is a vibrant community center with state-of-the-art fitness, theatre, aquatics, and an array of programs and services for all ages. The JCC is the place for total wellness and provides sports and fitness programs, wellness services, early childhood education, before & after school care, summer camps, celebrations of Jewish holidays and traditions, and activities. The JCC is open and welcoming to all in the community.
1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-461-2000
43° 5' 46.2768" N, 77° 33' 57.0852" W

Earthworks Institute Inc.

At EarthWorks Institute, we believe that the best way to get students engaged with learning is to take a hands on approach. Our programs are taught through time-honored mentoring experiences to create a very special kind of outdoor learning experience; wilderness skills like plant identification, tool making, shelter building, and how to build friction fire, deep awareness and more. Give your child the gift of adventure, confidence and character with Earthworks Institute.
185 Caroline Street
Rochester , NY , 14620
Phone: (585) 861-8127
43° 8' 21.1668" N, 77° 36' 4.0428" W

Draper Center for Dance

As the official training center for the Rochester City Ballet, Draper Center prides itself on providing the highest level of dance education, stressing standards of excellence applicable to all areas of life. Dance camps available in the summer.
1326 University Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-461-2100
43° 9' 4.1184" N, 77° 34' 1.9812" W

Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex

BGRI is a 170,000 sq. ft. multi-sport participatory facility that offers a low cost, fun environment for the whole family. We offer various ice skating activities, field trips, birthday parties, and much more! Come see us, we're more than just ice!
2700 Brighton-Henrietta Townline Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-424-4625
43° 5' 54.132" N, 77° 36' 8.6472" W

Rochester Knighthawks Professional Lacrosse Team

The Knighthawks are a professional lacrosse team in the National Lacrosse League. They play at the Blue Cross Arena. Regular season games are played from December through April. Kids tickets start at just $12! Full range of ticket prices is from $10 to $31. Visit Knighthawks.com to learn more or call 585-454-HAWK.
144 Exchange Blvd Blue Cross Arena
Rochester , NY , 14614
Phone: 585-454-HAWK (4295)
43° 9' 9.486" N, 77° 36' 38.8908" W

Bristol Mountain

Great skiing, close by! Fall foliage sky lifts in October.
5662 Route 64
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-374-1124
42° 44' 43.6596" N, 77° 24' 5.3316" W

Canalside Music Together

Musical fun for parent and child aged 0-5. Learn new songs and chants, and pick up a few dance moves along the way!
25 State Street
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-356-8879
43° 5' 24.2736" N, 77° 30' 48.8124" W

The Artful Fairy

You'll find Fairy Magic at The Artful Fairy! Walk-in and Create Your Own Garden, have a Fairylicious Birthday Party or take one of our many Fairy Garden Classes. Looking for Adult fun? Plant~N'~Party is for you! Create succulent gardens in unique containers while you sip delicious beverages. We're Rochester's premiere Plant and Sip company!
90 E. Main St #3
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.5052" N, 77° 24' 27.8964" W

Bach to Rock Penfield

Locally owned/operated music school in Penfield provides music lessons for students of all ages and skill levels living in the Rochester NY area. Instruments we teach include guitar, piano, drums, voice, violin, trumpet & more! Unique to our school in the area are DJ lessons. Birthday parties and seasonal camps are great opportunities to play & learn music with your friends and make new ones! We also have early childhood classes for toddlers and preschoolers. Take your skills to the next level in a Glee Club or Rock Band. B2R offers opportunities for students to perform in venues all around our area.
2160 Penfield Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 5853643766
43° 7' 55.0812" N, 77° 26' 32.586" W

YMCA - Eastside (Penfield)

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Eastside YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
1835 Fairport Nine-Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 585-341-4000
43° 8' 58.9704" N, 77° 26' 14.5536" W

Little Medical School of Rochester

Little Medical School® brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. Little Medical School offers STEM classes that introduce kids to the fascinating world of medicine! Through interactive learning, kids will discover how the body and organs work, how to use medical instruments, administer first aid and even tie knots like a real surgeon. Little Medical School®, based in St. Louis, MO, was founded in 2011. Little Medical School® brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. Children learn and have fun as they dress up like doctors, learn how to use instruments doctors use, and understand how the body works!
510 Clinton Square
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: 585-577-7170
43° 9' 19.422" N, 77° 36' 22.6296" W

Eastman School of Music - Concert Office

Concert Information - many concerts open to the Rochester community are free and family-friendly.
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1109
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W

YMCA - Southwest

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Southwest YMCA is a place for families, seniors, youth, and adults to reach their goals of health and wellness. Aquatics, group exercise, before and after school care, camp, sports, events, and more.
597 Thurston Road
Rochester , NY , 14619
Phone: 585-328-9330
43° 7' 57.9252" N, 77° 39' 4.7376" W

The Animation Workshop at Animatus Studio

Professional animation studio that holds workshops for age 9 and older
34 Winthrop Street
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-232-3949
43° 9' 27.054" N, 77° 35' 49.8192" W

Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women

Our Lady of Mercy School is the only college preparatory, faith-based private school exclusively for young women in grades 6 through 12 in the Rochester region. Mercy builds life-changing competence, confidence, and compassion that prepares and inspires young women to achieve the highest level of success in college, in career, and in the community. This is accomplished through Mercy’s strong academic and extra-curricular offerings and supportive advocacy of a caring faculty. In addition, Mercy students are instilled with a solid moral compass which prepares them to excel and lead within a global society. We are proud to offer $1.4 million in financial assistance to 40% of our student population. Mercy’s Class of 2017 merited over $20 million in college scholarships, and are attending nationally-renowned institutions including Boston College, Brown, Cornell, Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, MIT, Notre Dame, Yale and many other prestigious schools.
1437 Blossom Rd
Rochester , NY , 14610
Phone: 585-288-7120
43° 8' 50.604" N, 77° 32' 14.2476" W

Ballet Prestige - Training academy of New York State Ballet

Ballet Prestige is a ballet school located in Rochester, NY that provides ballet classes in a nurturing and positive atmosphere for ballet students of all ages and dance experience.
1855 Monroe Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-704-1903
43° 7' 38.8848" N, 77° 33' 59.4288" W

Eastside Martial Arts

Purpose:To encourage and equip students to develop a depth to their character by discovering who they are through the Martial Arts. Program Mission Statement: A Martial Arts program designed to develop character, teach self-defense and improve overall coordination to excel in sports and life.
7263 State Route 96
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: (585) 742-5425
42° 59' 39.0876" N, 77° 25' 46.902" W

RCTV, Rochester's Community Media Center

Rochester's Non-profit public access media center, offering programming and cost-effective media classes for youth and adults.
21 Gorham Street
Rochester , NY , 14605
Phone: 585-325-1238
43° 9' 58.23" N, 77° 36' 51.0912" W

Bowl-A-Roll Lanes

Bowl-A-Roll Lanes and many local School Districts in the area each summer sponsor "Say No To Drugs, Say Yes To Bowling" -- one FREE game for kids each day in the summer from May 1st thru August 31st.
1560 Jefferson Road
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-427-7250
43° 5' 16.4724" N, 77° 35' 4.0056" W

Pittsford Crew

Pittsford Crew is a non-profit organization that gives Rochester-area middle and high school boys and girls the opportunity to experience the sport of rowing.
2800 Clover Street
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-381-9560
43° 5' 23.9784" N, 77° 32' 27.402" W

Baycreek Paddling Center

In addition to canoe and kayak rentals for the public, Baycreek Paddling Center offers half-day camps featuring canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddle boarding (SUP), nature hikes, water safety and respect for the environment.
1099 Empire Blvd
Rochester , NY , 14609 43° 10' 32.6136" N, 77° 31' 34.2696" W

25 North Dance

Where opportunity meets excellence. Recreational (Ages 2 - 18), Performance Company and Competition Curriculums. 2 locations: Sea Her Shine (Village of Pittsford) and the Mercy Performing Arts Center (Brighton/Penfield/Rochester). Director and Owner Pamela Schickler brings 28+ years of dance education and experience to your children. Interested in a free trial class? 25northdance.com/contact/ Follow us on Facebook and Insta: @25northdance
15 South Main
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 737-0680
43° 5' 25.6056" N, 77° 30' 56.9232" W

Sea Her Shine

A 1,400 square-foot magical space that offers themed birthday parties for all ages, dance sessions, ladies nights, seasonal trunk shows, and special events. ​It is available for private rental for up to 50 people. ​The Sea Her Shine decor has been created with authentic New England coastal furnishings. Founder Pamela Schickler puts a unique spin on her dance career, event planning, building female confidence and sharing her love of the ocean.
15 South Main Street
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 737-0680
43° 5' 25.6056" N, 77° 30' 56.9232" W

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park

Only a short 30 minutes from Rochester, Sonnenberg Gardens offers enjoyment for all ages in its formal gardens, Victorian mansion, and greenhouse complex.
151 Charlotte Street
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: (585) 394-4922
42° 53' 53.448" N, 77° 16' 19.4556" W

Beautiful Birth Choices

Beautiful Birth Choices offers full circle support for families in the Greater Rochester area. While our primary support is for expecting families, offering childbirth education, doula services, lactation support and yoga, we have a whole new line of classes for the growing family! We would love to have you join us as we get out and about in Rochester, moving, dancing, sharing music, and spending time with your little ones. Come on out and see us!
681 North Winton Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14609
Phone: 585-484-1972
43° 9' 31.572" N, 77° 32' 53.8044" W

Vista Teach: LEGO & VEX IQ Robotics Camps

LEGO & VEX IQ Robotics for young students: designing, building, & programming interactive structures with motors and sensors. SEE VIDEO FOOTAGE at www.vistateach.biz | Internationally recognized programs in STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) taught by female, former Corporate Engineers now NYS Certified Teachers in our 6th year as faculty members at Allendale Columbia School. Hands-on, real world Engineering Education!
Vista Teach at Allendale Columbia School 519 Allens Creek Road
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-414-7170
43° 7' 3.8388" N, 77° 32' 17.7936" W