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Shrimp or Fish Fry Dinner to Benefit Clarence Sponsored Habitat Build

Shrimp or Fish Fry Dinner to Benefit Clarence Sponsored Habitat Build

Friday, April 1, 2011,4:30 PM to 7:00 PM venue:Clarence First Presbyterian Church,9675 Main Street  Clarence, NY 14031

Join your friends and neighbors in supporting the Clarence Sponsored Habitat Build and enjoy a delicious meal at the same time!  You have a choice of either a shrimp or fish dinner expertly cooked by Krolick's.  Dinner also includes 2 side dishes, roll, beverage and dessert.  You may eat in or take out.  The dinner will be held at Clarence Presbyterian Church, 9675 Main Street (next to the Clarence High School) on Friday, April 1, 2011, from 4:30 pm to 7 pm.  Tickets are $10 and may be purchased

Parent Network of WNY Presents: You Are Your Child’s Best Advocate Program

Parent Network of WNY Presents: You Are Your Child’s Best Advocate Program

 

Date: March 30, 2011

You are Your Child's Best Advocate: Speaking Up
for Yourself and Others
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Parent Network of WNY              
               1000 Main Street
               Buffalo, NY 14202
This workshop will give you the skills needed to
speak up for yourself and your child with a
disability in school and the community. You will
learn the meaning of advocacy, how to improve
your advocacy skills and make a difference.

Gold Laced Coat event at Old Fort Niagara

Gold Laced Coat event at Old Fort Niagara

The Friends of the Youngstown Free Library and Old Fort Niagara are collaborating on an exciting new series of programs for children, ages 8 to 12, and their families who are interested in learning about the history of our region. The four-part series will bring to life four characters from “The Gold-Laced Coat,” by Helen Fuller Orton, a classic 1934 novel for children that tells the story of young people at Fort Niagara during the French and Indian War. Each program will include an activity and craft related to the featured character. Each participating child will also receive a copy of “The Gold-Laced Coat.”

On Wednesday evenings, March 30 and April 6, 13 and 27, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Old Fort Niagara’s staff of talented storytellers and re-enactors will create living history in the Red Brick Gym, located at 240 Lockport Street (Rt. 93) in Youngstown.

Bookfair to Benefit Mary Queen of Angels School

Bookfair to Benefit Mary Queen of Angels School

A Barnes & Noble Bookfair supporting Mary Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School in Cheektowaga will be held April 13-17 at the Barnes & Noble Clarence store, located at 4401 Transit Road. 

Several events will also take place at the store on Wednesday, April 13, including a visit from Mary Queen of Angels teachers and Fr. Lou Klein, pastor of Queen of Martyrs Church, who will serve as special guest readers beginning at 6 p.m.

A percentage of net sales will be contributed to Mary Queen of Angels School when a special voucher is presented. To link to the voucher or for more information, please visit the school’s website at www.mqangels.com.

Can’t attend the Barnes & Noble event? You can also support the school by placing an online order!

Pond Skimming at Holiday Valley

Pond Skimming at Holiday Valley

What would Spring at Holiday Valley be without the Pond Skimming Spring Party on March 26! Pond Skimming competition registration starts at 11:00 and the skimming starts at 1:00. Also enjoy the music, cookout and a Margarita bar!

Prizes will be awarded to all pondskimmers. The top prizes will be awarded for best outfit, best skimmer, best crash and best child (age 16 and under).

All the action takes place at Yodeler...bring your friends, your lawn chair, sunglasses and swimmies...and be there!

Curious Kids Day

Curious Kids Day
Sat. Mar 26 2011 Saturday, March 26 10:00am-3:00pm 10am-3pm. WNY Family Magazine presents a day of family-friendly
activities at the museum revolving around The Chronicles of Narnia: The
Exhibition plus facepainting, balloon creations, crafts. Inc. with general
admission or membership. Optional $2/pp for entry to The Chronicles of
Narnia: The Exhibition - based on availability. h/c access, $ Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo 14211 www.sciencebuff.org 716.896.5200

Amherst Camp Night

Amherst Camp Night

Join us for the 2011 Amherst Camp Night and Ice Cream Social

Have your child learn a new skill, get better at an existing one or do something totally new - and fun too! The Amherst Central School District PTSA Consortium is pleased to invite you to its 2nd Annual Expanded Camp Night and Ice Cream Social, Wednesday, March 23, 2011 from 6-8PM at the Amherst Middle School, 55 Kings Highway, Amherst, New York. A parking lot is available off of Saratoga Road behind the school