Evening News Update
Written by Tom Tharp on April 7, 2021
The COVID vaccine is now available for every New Yorker 16 and up but the only vaccine 16 and 17 year old’s can get is the Pfizer vaccine. There are no Pfizer vaccines available in Genesee county so 16 and 17 year old’s must travel to Rochester or Buffalo to get the shot. Although teens arenot as impacted nearly as heavily by COVID medical experts are still urging them to get vaccinated to protect other’s who may be more susceptible than them.
Friday is the deadline for the Genesee County Youth Bureau’s 18th Annual Family Game Night which takes place on April 29th from 5:30 t 7:30 pm at County Building 2. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Family Game Night will be a “Grab ‘n’ Go” style event. Families will drive up to the main entrance of County Building 2 and staff will greet them with a family tote that will consist of information about the services provided by the Genesee County Departments as well as prizes and activities. Each bag will also have snacks, beverages and of course a brand new board game for families to start their own “Family Game Night” at home. To register call 344 3960, only the first 30 families will be able to sign up.
Six flags Darien Lake is holding a drive through hiring event this and next Saturday to fill their over 1500 positions for the 2021 season. They ask prospective employees to apply inline at sixflags.com/darienlake/jobs.