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READING AND BOOK SIGNING: Lucille Clifton, a poet, children's author and activist, will conduct a reading and book signing at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Campbell Student Union Social Hall, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 878-4000.

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COMMUNITY MEETING ON CRIME: State Sen. Antoine Thompson, D-Buffalo, will sponsor a town hall meeting on crime prevention at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in Our Lady of Black Rock School, 16 Peter St. The public is invited to ask elected officials questions and voice concerns about crime in the community. For details, call 876-7582.

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COMMUNITY HEALTH MEETING: The University at Buffalo Educatinal Opportunity Center and Community Health Foundation will host a meeting about the future health care of Western New York at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Educational Opportunity Center, 465 Washington St. The discussion, "1 Friday/4 Futures," is open to the public. For more information, call 849-6727.

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ROTARY MEETING: The Lewiston/Niagara-on-the-Lake Rotary Club will host a "Membership Drive" dinner meeting at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday in Water Street Landing, 115 S. Water St., Lewiston. Those interested in joining the club are encouraged to attend as guests. The program for the evening, titled "Eradicating Polio in India," will be presented by Drs. Ron and June Mergl. Reservations are requested by e-mail at nwebiz@aol.com.

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ECONOMIST EDITOR TO TALK: Daniel Franklin, executive editor of the Economist, will host a lecture titled "The World in 2009" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Flickinger Performing Arts Center at Nichols School. Franklin will explore the year ahead in light of the economic crisis and the presidential election. The free event is part of the school's Kew-Raiser Lecture series. For more information, call 876-3450, Ext. 343.

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GHOSTLY EVENT: Ann Marie Jason will tell Halloween stories for children ages 3 to 8 and their families at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the City of Tonawanda Library, 333 Main St. Children may wear costumes. For details, call 693-5043.

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PARKSIDE HALLOWEEN PARTY: The annual Parkside Community Association's children's Halloween party will take place at 5:30 p.m. Friday in Church of the Good Shepherd, Jewett Parkway and Summit Avenue. There will be games, prizes and refreshments. For details, call 838-1240.

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HALLOWEEN PARTY: Masten District Council Member Demone Smith, the Masten Block Club Coalition and the Buffalo Museum of Science will host a Halloween party from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday in the museum, 1020 Humboldt Parkway. The event will provide a safe and educational alternative to trick-or-treating. Volunteers will be on hand to assist with activity tables and exhibits. For details, call 851-5145.

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HALLOWEEN FEST: South Wales Community Inc. will hold its annual Children's Halloween Festival from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday in South Wales Community Hall, 6387 Olean Road. The event includes a haunted house, candy, games and a magic show.

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