May 5-13, 2012 Finger Lakes Region, N.Y. - There is still time to register for National Tourism Week events! Come join us as we help the Finger Lakes look its best!   Let's show how strong this community is as we help the area get ready for the spring and summer seasons. We want YOU to get involved. Please consider joining in on one of these projects and make sure to tell your friends about it. If you are interested in being a part of our "Caring Team," you can register at If you have questions, call AJ Shear at the Visitors Connection, 585-394-3915. May 7th 9 am to noon - Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park Sonnenberg Gardens opened May 1, and we want to help them look their best! Join the Visitors Connection and Sonnenberg volunteers as we help Sonnenberg plant gardens. May 7th 1 pm to 4 pm Downtown Canandaigua cleanup The Downtown Canandaigua Merchants Association will be out doing spring cleaning and sprucing up the storefronts. We'll be out with the Canandaigua Business Improvement District and the Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce helping the merchants make the area beautiful for visitors. May 8th 9 am to noon - Seneca Lakeside improvement The Geneva Lakefront is a special place, and we're going to assist the Geneva Business Improvement District in making it even more beautiful. Come join the Visitors Connection, the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and the Improvement District as we help improve the area running from the Ramada Geneva Lakefront to Jennings Beach. May 9th 1 pm to 4 pm - Valentown Museum Victor's Valentown Museum is working hard to get ready for the spring season. The Visitors Connection will be working with the Victor Chamber of Commerce to lend them a hand! Join us for some cleaning and rearranging so Valentown can look its best.  Contact: Finger Lakes Visitors Connection 585-394-3915