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TRAY AUCTION: The Iron Island Museum is holding a theme tray auction starting at 12:30 p.m. today at the museum, 998 Lovejoy St. Proceeds benefit the museum. For information, call 892-3084.

FINE ARTS: The Amherst Museum will host the Fina Art League of Buffalo Members Exhibit today through May 8. Admission to the exhibit is included with the regular museum admission, adults, $5; children, $1.50; museum members free. Museum hours are Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. For information, call 689-1440 or visit

TELETHON: The 18th annual Kids Escaping Drugs telethon will be televised from 4 to 11 p.m. today on WGRZ-TV, Channel 2. The telethon will be broadcast live from the Renaissance Campus in West Seneca, and proceeds will benefit the facility.

SPLASH: The Southtowns Family YMCA is conducting its annual YSPLASH program to introduce non-swimmers to the water. The free program, which is open to the community, will run in the late afternoon Monday through April 15. Participants will be divided into preschool or school age groups, and will receive basic swim instruction, water safety skills and YMCA character development. Pre-register by calling the YMCA, 1620 Southwestern Blvd, West Seneca, at 674-9622.

GENEALOGY PRESENTATION: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Buffalo will present a discussion of family skeletons in the closet moderated by Ferne Mittleman at 2 p.m. today in the Adult Lounge, Benderson Building, 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville. For details, call 689-9670.

PROGRAM: The Amnesty International Chapter at City Honors School will host "Sudan Awareness Day" to heighten awareness about the situation in Darfur, Sudan. Gerald Williams, a City Honors and Harvard alumnus who has traveled twice to Sudan to help free over 10,000 slaves, will be the guest speaker. The assembly will begin at 9 a.m. Monday at City Honors School, 186 E. North St.