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Holiday Party at Comedy @ The Carlson

RYP welcomes you to our Holiday Party at Comedy @ the Carlson! Located in the North Winton neighborhood, Comedy @ the Carlson is the premier destination in Western New York for all things comedy. Come enjoy drink specials lasting all night and celebrate the close of RYP’s 15th year! www.carlsoncomedy.com…..

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Rescue Pit Pet Food Drive at the RYP Holiday Party

RYP is teaming up with Rescue Pit and UR Medicine Home Care to gather and deliver over 2,500 lbs of pet food this Holiday Season! They are helping to collect pet food for Meals on Wheels and Willow Domestic Violence pet Program. They have 1,355 lbs of food left to…..

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RYP New Member Meeting

Are you new to Rochester Young Professionals and interested in learning more? Or maybe you have attended past events and are looking to become more involved? RYP is holding a new member orientation/ town hall meeting prior to the start of the Holiday Party at Comedy @ The Carlson. You…..

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Tour of The Eastman Museum and Die Hard Film Screening

Get in the holiday spirit with a special tour of the George Eastman House, a happy hour and shopping event, and a showing of (the greatest Christmas movie of all time?) Die Hard! 4:00pm: Guided tour of the 1st and 2nd floors of the George Eastman Museum ($11) 5:45 – 700pm: Happy…..

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RYP Professional Development: Simon Games Panel Discussion

The Simon Games has become much more than an online scholarship competition, but an opportunity to transform a career and ultimately, a life. In the Simon Games, participants compete in an online business simulation that makes them the CEO of their own firm, with a 100% tuition scholarship at stake!…..

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RYP Fitness Boot Camp

Just in case you overdo the turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving, we have the perfect workout for you! BTAFT Fitness is hosting two (2), FREE one (1) hour Boot Camp sessions for RYP members. Only 10 participants per one (1) hour session so register, today.

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RYP & Camp Good Days 73rd Annual Kazoo Fest

The 73rd Annual Joe Benet Memorial Kazoo Fest is a Camp Good Days holiday season tradition in area locations throughout Central and Western NY! Beginning on Black Friday and going through Christmas, Camp Good Days volunteers and staff will have tables at all of the Rochester area malls offering kazoos,…..

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RYP Professional Development: 8th Annual Entrepreneur Expo

Rochester’s youngest business owners will be the focus of RYP’s 8th Annual Entrepreneurship Expo on Thursday, November 15th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Next Corps. Similar to years past, we will be featuring 40+ entrepreneurs, startups, small business owners, and non-profit leaders. This event is a wonderful opportunity…..

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RYP Paddle Tennis

Join RYP at the Tennis Club of Rochester for a Paddle Tennis demonstration with the TCR Pro. We’ll learn the basics of the game and then put our lesson into action as we play a few rounds of the game ourselves. What is Platform Tennis? A doubles-oriented winter racquet sport…..

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RYP Social: Native Eatery & Bar

If you haven’t checked out this beautiful new space in the Center City yet – do it with RYP on November 7! Native will feature items from their locally-sourced modern food menu and have exceptional drink specials, including an RYP signature cocktail. Come sit and sip with us out on…..

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Camp Good Days

This month, RYP had the opportunity to interview Marco Bucci, Social Media Manager and Special Projects Coordinator at Camp Good Days, an organization that provides services for children with cancer, who have a parent or sibling with cancer, or who have lost a parent or sibling to cancer, about what’s…..

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NYCLU Presents: Vote SMART

Join us Saturday November 3rd over some brunch to discuss the issues that will be impacted this year by your vote this November 6th. We’ll discuss how the issues will impact the NYS Legislature and what issues and policies will be at play that will directly impact the most marginalized.

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RocIDEA Connection: Rethinking Ableism and Advocacy

Did you know October is Disability Employment Awareness Month? RYP and RocCity Coalition are teaming up for another event in the RocIDEA Connection Series to learn about obstacles people with disabilities face in obtaining and retaining employment and how you can better foster an inclusive work environment. You will learn:…..

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How to Be a Social Butterfly

Are you shy or nervous around people? Would you like to learn how to become more sociable and make friends more easily? Are you interested in learning more about social activities happening in the Rochester area? If you want to learn how to be more outgoing, this is the workshop…..

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RYP Rock Climbing Night

Come climb with RYP! We’ll be hosting a night of rock climbing at RocVentures. RocVentures is an inviting and enthusiastic atmosphere for those new to climbing and those who are seasoned veterans. Tickets, $25 per person includes climbing, rental equipment, and belay training.      

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