Join us at 6 PM on December 2nd at the Phelps Community Center for the annual Hometown Christmas celebration. Santa will arrive by firetruck to light the Christmas tree, and afterwards come inside to enjoy free hot cocoa, a cookie walk, pictures with Santa, a cake auction, holiday Crafts and Vendors, and so much more!
Trunk-or-Treat will take place at the Phelps Community Center parking lot from 6-7PM and we are looking for Trunkers!
Please call (315) 548-8484 to let us know if you’ll be coming! Bring your vehicle between 5 & 5:30 and decorate your trunk or tailgate to hand out candy for the kids.
Click here to download a PDF of the September 2016 Calendar of Events for the Phelps Community Memorial Library.
Are you interested in trying some of the iconic recipes from our beautiful area?
Spend an hour making delicious recipes from famous locations across the Finger Lakes. You will make Parker’s famous tomato soup, Billsboro Winery Caprese Pasta, Leek and Lemon Bruschetta from Silver Thread Vineyard and William Smith Inn’s Sweet Vidalia Onion Quiche!
Once prepared in the Phelps Community Center’s Kitchen, we will take our creations across the street to The Waterside Wine Bar and work with Shannon Brock, Owner and General Manager at Silver Thread Vineyard to pair the dishes with Silver Thread wines.
When: Thursday, April 7; 6-8:30 PM.
Where: Phelps Community Center and Waterside Wine Bar,
Instructors: Eileen Cooley, Al DePorter & Shannon Brock.
Credit Card Payment accepted or send a check made out to PCC for $25 to:
Phelps Community Center
8 Banta Street
Suite 100, Phelps NY 14532.
Class size of 20, participants must be 21+ years of age.
call the Phelps Community Center at315-548-8484 and speak with Danielle or Janie to register. (Monday-Friday between 9 AM and 5:30 PM)
The Mary Hicks Preston and Ralph T Preston Scholarship Fund will award a scholarship to a high school senior based on demonstrated community involvement, academics, and financial need, and an express interest in college, trade school or military.
This Scholarship is funded by a grant from the Mary Hicks Preston Historical Improvement and Betterment Foundation, Inc. The Foundation was formed with a bequest from the Estate of Mary Hicks Preston. Mrs. Preston was a humble woman who lived a quiet life, with her husband, Ralph T Preston, in the Village of Phelps. The Foundation is committed to supporting and ensuring the family’s priorities of Historical Preservation, Education, Socialization, Recreation, and Culture for the residents of the Village and Town of Phelps and the surrounding area.
For more information about the Values and Mission of the Foundation please visit www.phelpsny.com/preston-foundation
The students eligible for assistance must be graduating high school seniors who reside in the Phelps-Clifton Springs School district and intend to continue their education through college, trade school or the military. Consideration will be given to student’s community service, academics, financial need. Students should submit a scholarship application. Qualified applicants will be selected by the Midlakes high school scholarship selection committee. The recipient will be selected by the Mary Hicks Preston Board and will be announced at the Midlakes high school graduation ceremony.
Scholarships will be awarded on an annual basis and disbursed in equal payments in August and January. Students must continue to attend classes and maintain no lower than a 3.0 grade-point average (or equivalent for Trade school or Military).
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The scholarship awarded will be up to $5,000 annually, for up to 4 Years ($20,000 total) to be paid in two equal installments per year. There will be (1) scholarship awarded per year.
The application deadline is April 1st. No applications will be accepted after that date. The Scholarship Application must be submitted to the Midlakes High School Office.
On Monday, January 25th from 6-8 PM, for a small materials fee of $6, you will paint and take home two wine glasses.
On Thursdays, January 28th through February 11th (6-7PM), a three part workshop will define exactly what 3D printing is and demonstrate the advantages and limitations of this technology. Model your own design from a sketch and take home a 3D printed project of your own creation! This workshop is free, for ages 15 and up. Only 8 spaces available, so call (315) 548-3120 to register today!
For more upcoming events in Phelps, check out the Events Calendar!