November Walk & Newsletter

Source: Rome Sentinel Newspaper

The November 2017 Folksmarch will be in Syracuse, NY starting at Griffiss Business and Technology Park in Rome, NY on Saturday, November 11 from 8-11am and Sunday, November 12 from 1-3pm.

We will meet at the STEWART SHOPS (gas & convenience store) at 1373 Floyd Ave., Rome, NY 13440 to sign in. Once you have signed in, you will receive directions to where we will walk through the Griffiss International Sculpture Garden and Nature Trail.

The 15 Minutes of Fame features Laura Cohen who will tell us about the sculptures and nature trail. This will take place at 9:45 am at the Stewart Shops eating area.

Directions to the Stewart Shops from the west: Take the NYS Thruway E to Exit 33 (Verona/Rome). From the exit, take NY 365 E for a little over 10 ½ miles, go past the turn-off for E. Dominick St., and take the next exit to Griffiss Business & Technology Park, which puts you on Rte. 825. Follow 825 for about a mile. See Stewart Shops on the left, at the corner of Floyd Ave. Turn left at the traffic light onto Floyd Ave. and an immediate right to get into the parking lot of the Stewart Shops gas & convenience store.

Another way to Rome is via Routes 46 and 49 to E. Dominick St. Then follow signs to the Griffiss exit (left turn) up to 825 and follow above directions to Stewart Shops.

NOTE for Board Members – There will be a Board Meeting at 10:15 am in the Stewart Shops eating area.

The November Footnotes provides additional details about this month’s walk and more.

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