The Flying Squirrel is a welcoming space for artists, activists, and
community members in Rochester. We aim to cultivate and sustain long
lasting relationships so we can work together to create positive social
Mark your calendars for Sun. Nov. 7, morning-ish. The Flying Squirrel Community Space is working on putting on a “Four Thousand Dollar Bash!” complete with music, poetry, community bonfire, outdoors serving a veg*n brunch!
More details will be posted! Tell your friends! …we need to get our downstairs ceiling fixed AND BUILD COMMUNITY!
The Squirrel Collective
March 14 Show Cancellation
Due to concerns about the Corona virus the March 14 show is cancelled. The bands plan to reschedule once the emergency is over with. We will keep you posted.
1/12: Unpacking 2019 Discussion and Screening
The Flying Squirrel Community Space will be kicking off the new year of solidarity with an all hands on deck circle discussion. We want to dive into what 2019 meant to us, our community, and the world. Attendees will choose the topics. At 3:30 PM we will conclude the discussion with a screening of the short documentary “Invasion” on the struggle of the Unist'ot'en Camp against corporate and Canadian government attempts to force a pipeline through unceded Wet'suwet'en Nation Territory. Donations Welcome.
Unpacking 2019 Discussion and Screening January 12, 2020 1:00pm - 4:00pm Flying Squirrel Community Space 285 Clarissa St. Rochester, NY Open to the public; donations welcome! First floor; wheelchair accessible
2/1: The legacy of Indigenous boarding schools-a talk with Ronald Garrow
Local Indigenous activist, Ronald Garrow, will be delivering a talk on the legacy of Indigenous boarding schools and the impact they have had on native communities in North America. A circle discussion will follow the talk. Drinks and light fare provided.
The legacy of Indigenous boarding schools-a talk with Ronald Garrow February 1, 2020 2:00pm - 3:30pm Flying Squirrel Community Space 285 Clarissa St. Rochester, NY Free and open to the public; donations welcome Wheelchair accessible; on the first floor
Flying Squirrel Annual Fall Brunch Fundraiser!
Come out and support the Squirrel while enjoying a amazing brunch with other community members. This year will be the 10 year celebration of the Flying Squirrel! TEN YEARS! A DECADE! WE MADE IT! Come join the celebratory feast as we thank the community that has supported and sustained the space for all these years.
Nov. 3, 10am - 1pm (PS. it's daylight savings! Don't forget to turn your clock back an hour!) 285 Clarissa St. Rochester, NY 1st floor, wheelchair accessible!
We ask for $10 donation to support the Squirrel.
T-Shirts and Slingshots will be for sale!
Menu: Potatoes Egg Bake Vegan French Toast Vegan Pancakes Tofu Scramble Coffee (fair trade/organic) Other goodies!