Upcoming Events

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Global Country Western Night, Friday, October 5 

We invite international students, friends, and members to a night of square dancing and Country Western fun! No prior dancing experience is necessary. 

Learn how to square dance from one of the best Callers in NY and enjoy live music performed by the American Square Dance Band, with music influenced from the Ireland, Canada, New England, and Appalachia! 

Country Western costumes are encouraged! Please wear comfortable shoes.

Register at https://countrywestern.eventbrite.com

Time: 7:00-9:e0pm | RIT President’s Barn, 2201 Lehigh Station Rd., Pittsford, NY 14534


Belarus Day (Members ONLY event), Thursday, October 26

Meet the delegation from Belarus who will be staying in Rochester as part of the USAID’s Community Connection Program, focused on STEM Education for School Children. The delegates will share their culture through food, music, and dance. Please bring a side dish to pass!

Time: 6:30-8:30pm | Contact Zhanna at ivanova@rocglobal.org for more information.


Thanksgiving Home Hospitality, Thursday, November 22

Volunteer to host an international student for Thanksgiving Dinner! International Students are undergraduate, graduate students or scholars attending University of Rochester or Rochester Institute of Technology.

This is a very rewarding volunteer experience and a great opportunity to introduce your family to people from different cultures!

For new and returning hosts, please submit an application here