This week's calls to action include the following events and activities. All are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.
The SouthWest Common Council Education Committee will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24, to review initial design plans for the overhaul of School 16 at 321 Post Avenue. Parent and community participation is encouraged. The meeting will be held at the Arnett Branch Library, 310 Arnett Boulevard.
The Finger Lakes Coalition of Farmworker Serving Agencies will hold its second annual Harvest Festival on Sunday, August 28. The festival honors the area's farmworker community and features soccer, music, and a wide range of foods. Everyone is welcome. Suggested donation: $3 to $5. The event will be held at Primary School, NY-88, in Sodus, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Information: Paola Macas Betchart at (585) 325-3050, ext. 23.