Date(s) - 07/20/2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rose Hill Mansion
From early spectator sports to semi-pro teams, athletic pursuits have been part of the Geneva community since its early days. Spend the afternoon at Rose Hill Mansion and explore the sporting life. Activities will include lawn games, a special scavenger hunt of the mansion, and exhibit panels from the Geneva Historical Society’s newest exhibits “Panthers and Saints: High School Sports in Geneva” and “Come Out and Play: Sports and Recreation in Geneva.” There will also be booths by various community organizations including the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum and Seneca Yacht Club. 52 Jazz Band will perform a concert of sport-themed music from 2–4 pm. Admission for “The Sporting Life” is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $6 for children 10 to 18. Members and children 9 and under are free. Family rate for two adults and one or more children is $25.
Rose Hill is administered by the Geneva Historical Society at 543 South Main Street, Geneva, New York. For more information about this program visit www.genevahistoricalsociety.com. “The Sporting Life” is supported in part by Geneva Rotary and the Nelson B. Delavan Foundation.