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Greece Town Supervisor Bill Reilich would like to remind residents that signup forms for the Annual 5K Freedom Run are available on the Town of Greece website under the “Special Events” tab on the lower right hand corner of the website. You may also register through the Run Sign Up Website thru Saturday, June 29th at https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Rochester/Greece5KFreedomRun. Hard copy registration forms are also available on the second floor of Greece Town Hall, 1 Vince Tofany Boulevard. The 5K Freedom Run will be part of the Town of Greece Old Fashioned Fourth July Celebration.

Packet pickup will take place on Monday, July 1st, Tuesday, July 2nd, and Wednesday, July 3rd at the second floor of Greece Town Hall from 9am-5pm. A t-shirt will be given to every person who pre-registers. A medal will be given to every person who finishes the race. The cost of pre-registration is $25/person.

Check-in will take place at 7:00am on July 4th at the Greece Town Hall Campus and the race will begin at 7:30am. Day-of registration will be available. The cost of day-of registration will be $30/person. The course will begin and end near the Town of Greece Court House (4 Vince Tofany Boulevard). Timing for the 5k will be conducted by Yen Timing Services. The course map is available on the Town of Greece website under the “Special Events” tab on the lower right hand corner of the website.

In addition to the 5K Freedom Run, the Town of Greece will also be hosting a “Super Hero Sprint” for children. This event will begin at 9:00am and will be one mile in length. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and a super hero mask. Register in person at the Greece Community and Senior Center or online at www.greeceny.gov/departments/cscparks. Registration is available thru July 4th for $6/child.

Supervisor Bill Reilich would like to invite all to attend the Annual Town of Greece Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration on Thursday, July 4th, 2019. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. The 5K Freedom Run will kick off the day’s festivities and lead into a day filled with activities, including a Super Hero Sprint for kids, food trucks, children and family activities, musical performances, and concluding with a fireworks spectacle. ADA compliant buses will be available at Greece Athena High School to transport people to the festivities, as there is no parking at the Greece Town Hall Campus. Shuttles will begin departing at 4:30PM and will run continuously throughout the evening until 11:30PM.  The full schedule can be found below.

Schedule of Events:

7:00 AM   – 5K Freedom Run Registration

(Pre-register at https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Rochester/Greece5KFreedomRun. Printable registration forms can be found on the Town of Greece website at https://www.greeceny.gov/special-events. Hard copy registration forms are available at Greece Town Hall).

7:30 AM -- 5K Race Begins

(All race participants must move their vehicles off the Greece Town Hall Campus by 10am)

9:00 AM – Super Hero Sprint for Kids

(All race participants must move their vehicles off the Greece Town Hall Campus by 10am)

4:30 PM – Food Trucks Open

(Current list of food trucks participating include J&S Fried Dough, Daves Fine Food, Robs Kabobs, Lugias Ice Cream, Snowie Mobile, Chefs Catering, Macarollin’, Goodes Restaurant, The Chuck Wagon, and The Meatball Truck)

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Children’s Activities

(Activities include inflatables, face painting, a rock wall, crafts, and yard games)

5:30-7:30 PM – First Act Ruby Shooz

(Concert held at the Greece Town Hall Pavilion)

8:00 PM – Second Act Nik & The Nice Guys  

(Concert held at the Greece Town Hall Pavilion)

Dusk – Fire Works Display

(Supervisor Reilich would like to remind all viewing the fireworks display to please bring lawn chairs or blankets)

We hope you will join us for this fun and family-friendly event!

Supervisor Bill Reilich would like to invite all to attend the Annual Town of Greece Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration on Thursday, July 4th, 2019. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. The 5K Freedom Run will kick off the day’s festivities and lead into a day filled with activities, including a Super Hero Sprint for kids, food trucks, children’s activities, musical performances, and concluding with a fireworks spectacle. ADA compliant buses will be available at Greece Athena High School to transport people to the festivities, as there is no parking at the Greece Town Hall Campus. Shuttles will begin departing at 4:30PM and will run continuously throughout the evening until 11:30PM.  The full schedule can be found below.

Schedule of Events:

7:00 AM   – 5K Freedom Run Registration

(Pre-register at https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Rochester/Greece5KFreedomRun. Printable registration forms can be found on the Town of Greece website at https://www.greeceny.gov/special-events. Hard copy registration forms are available at Greece Town Hall).

7:30 AM -- 5K Race Begins

(All race participants must move their vehicles off the Greece Town Hall Campus by 10am)

9:00 AM – Super Hero Sprint for Kids

(All race participants must move their vehicles off the Greece Town Hall Campus by 10am)

4:30 PM – Food Trucks Open

(Current list of food trucks participating include J&S Fried Dough, Daves Fine Food, Robs Kabobs, Lugias Ice Cream, Snowie Mobile, Chefs Catering, Macarollin’, Goodes Restaurant, The Chuck Wagon, and The Meatball Truck)

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Children’s Activities

(Activities include inflatables, face painting, a rock wall, crafts, and yard games)

5:30-7:30 PM – First Act Ruby Shooz

(Concert held at the Greece Town Hall Pavilion)

8:00 PM – Second Act Nik & The Nice Guys  

(Concert held at the Greece Town Hall Pavilion)

Dusk – Fire Works Display

(Supervisor Reilich would like to remind all viewing the fireworks display to please bring lawn chairs or blankets)

We hope you will join us for this fun and family-friendly event!

Last night, Supervisor Bill Reilich and Councilman Josh Jensen attended a recognition ceremony for Barnard Fire Department member Dean Smith. Dean was recognized for being chosen as the 2019 Fire Safety Educator of the Year.  

Dean has been a member of the Barnard Fire Department since 1984, when he joined Barnard as an Explorer. After completing high school, he joined the ranks of an active firefighter and then was hired as the District’s Fire Safety Educator in 2001. Dean retired as an active volunteer firefighter in January of 2009, but continues to be an active Life Service member. Additionally, he is a retiree of of the Ridge Road Fire District. He continues traveling to different schools to teach children about fire safety and also heads up the Fire Safety Program along with the Child Car Seat Check Program.

“I was honored to join Councilman Josh Jensen as we recognized an outstanding member of the Barnard Fire Department and celebrated his recent accomplishment of being chosen as the 2019 Fire Safety Educator of the Year” said Supervisor Reilich. “We congratulate Dean and thank him for his tireless service to our community”.

Greece Town Supervisor Bill Reilich would like to remind residents that signup forms for the Annual 5K Freedom Run are available on the Town of Greece website under the “Special Events” tab on the lower right hand corner of the website. You may also register through the Run Sign Up Website at https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Rochester/Greece5KFreedomRun. Hard copy registration forms are also available on the second floor of Greece Town Hall, 1 Vince Tofany Boulevard. The 5K Freedom Run will be part of the Town of Greece Old Fashioned Fourth July Celebration.

Packet pickup will take place on Monday, July 1st, Tuesday, July 2nd, and Wednesday, July 3rd at the second floor of Greece Town Hall from 9am-5pm. A t-shirt will be given to every person who pre-registers. A medal will be given to every person who finishes the race. The cost of pre-registration is $25/person.

Check-in will take place at 7:00am on July 4th at the Greece Town Hall Campus and the race will begin at 7:30am. Day-of registration will be available. The cost of day-of registration will be $30/person. The course will begin and end near the Town of Greece Court House (4 Vince Tofany Boulevard). Timing for the 5k will be conducted by Yen Timing Services. The course map is available on the Town of Greece website under the “Special Events” tab on the lower right hand corner of the website.

In addition to the 5K Freedom Run, the Town of Greece will also be hosting a “Super Hero Sprint” for children. This event will begin at 9:00am and will be one mile in length. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and a super hero mask. Register in person at the Greece Community and Senior Center or online at www.greeceny.gov/departments/cscparks. Registration is available thru July 4th for $6/child.