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2017 Events


Guest Bartender Night at ROC Brewing, May 18

Are you philanthropic? Do you like craft beer? If you answered YES! to either of these, this event is for YOU!

ROC Brewing is hosting LVR for a Guest Bartender Night! $1 of every beer poured and all tips earned by the LVR Board of Directors bartenders will go directly to LVR to support their efforts in improving English, math and computer literacy in Monroe County. Please join us!

Date/Time: Thursday, May 18 beginning at 6:00 pm

Location: ROC Brewing, 56 South Union Street, Rochester

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Lunch & Literacy with Linda Moroney, June 7

The film, “Turn the Page” directed by Linda Moroney, explores the fractured relationship between incarcerated parents and the children left behind through the lens of a jail-based literacy program. The Storybook Program is provided at the Ontario (NY) County Jail. The event is invitation only. A lite lunch is provided

Date/Time: Wednesday, June 7 at 12:00 pm

Location: Al Sigl Center, Door #1, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620



Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony, June 15


LVR is proud to honor its awesome volunteers and dedicated students who are achieving amazing results. We’ll also be introducing our 2017-2018 Board of Directors!

Date/Time: Thursday, June 15 at 6:00 pm

Location: Al Sigl Center, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, Door 1, Sports Committee Conference Center (northeast corner of Elmwood & South)




Brain Game, October 26

Match your wits with teams from the Rochester area in a fast-paced trivia game. Fun, food and drinks to benefit Rochester’s leader in the cause of literacy!

Event Sponsorship Form & Teams: Call or email Development Director Susan Brayer at 585.473.3030 for more details

Location: Holiday Inn, Downtown, Rochester

Date/Time: Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm


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