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Active Saturday at the Historical Society

Active Saturday at the Historical Society

Several activities at the Historical Society this Saturday, November 19, are community-geared--drop off non-perishable foods, and learn how to use the Research Library at the Historical Society while you are here...

Food donations will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The museum will be open, and exhibits, tours, scavenger hunts and more available for visitors,  including families.

In addition, a special lecture in the auditorium will start at 9:30 a.m. No registration is required for the lecture, but an exclusive workshop afterwards, in the library, is limited to 15 participants.

WHAT: “GETTING STARTED WITH GENEALOGY RESEARCH”” two-part program:

Spaghetti Dinner

Williamsville South High School Cheer Booster Club is contacting you because we need your support!

This year we are proud to announce that our Williamsville South varsity cheerleaders will be representing our school and community by attending a National Competition at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida in February.  The Cheerleaders and Booster Club have been working hard to raise money for this amazing opportunity since August 2011.

South Cheer Boosters are holding a Spaghetti Dinner on November 18th, 2011 from 4:00-7:30 PM at Williamsville South High School. Dinners are $8 and include Rosina Food spaghetti w/2 meatballs, side salad & roll (drinks & baked goods available for purchase).  Please consider stopping in and purchasing a delicious spaghetti dinner(s). 

   

Erie County American Legion to Honor Veterans At Forest Lawn

Erie County American Legion to Honor Veterans At Forest Lawn

The Erie County American Legion will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Forest Lawn on Friday, November 11, 2011. The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the placement of American flags on the graves of veterans interred in Forest Lawn’s Field of ValorSM and in the Erie County American Legion section. At 9:00 a.m., the service will commence and will include an invocation, recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, placing of wreaths, gun salute, blowing of Taps and more.  Please visit www.forest-lawn.com for additional information and a full agenda.  This event, which will take place at the American Legion monument located just inside the Main Street gate of Forest Lawn, 1411 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY, is free and open to the public.  No reservations are required.

UNYTS 30th Anniversary Honored

UNYTS 30th Anniversary Honored

Erie County Legislator Edward A. Rath, III presented a proclamation recognizing Upstate New York Transplant Services' 30th anniversary to Sallyann Ieraci, UNYTS Vice President of Community Relations, and Rahwa Ghirmatzion, Community Engagement Specialist.

The presentation was held during the Nov. 3, 2011 session of the Erie County Legislature. Legislator Rath recognizes UNYTS' commitment to enhance and save lives through organ, eye, tissue and blood donations while maintaining respect for those who give the gift of life. UNYTS was founded in 1981 and its headquarters are currently located downtown. For additional information about UNYTS, please visit www.unyts.org

Festival of Faiths November 15, 2011

The Network of Religious Communities of Buffalo is having two wonderful events in the month of November. The first event is their Festival of Faiths, where you will have the opportunity to learn about your neighbor's religious traditions, it will be on November 15th at 7pm at St. Gabriel's Roman Catholic Church, 5271 Clinton Street, Elma, NY 

Local Cheerleaders Compete in Fitness for Kids Cheer Challenge

Local Cheerleaders Compete in Fitness for Kids Cheer Challenge

Cheerleaders from throughout Western New York need you to cheer them on at the annual Independent Health Foundation’s Fitness for Kids Cheer Challenge at 10 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011 at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 152 Franklin St., Buffalo. Doors open to the public at 9 a.m.

This year’s cheer competition features two-panel judging, national style warm-up, priority seating, play-by-play feedback, trophies and awards. Video taping and cameras are allowed.

Spectator tickets are $10 for ages 12 to adult, $5 for ages 4 to 11 and children 3 and under are free. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Fitness for Kids Challenge. For more information, please call the Foundation at 635-4959.

N.C.C.C Theatre Showing Little Shop of Horrors

N.C.C.C Theatre Showing Little Shop of Horrors

N.C.C.C Theatre Presents:

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

Open to the Public!