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BUFFALO ZOO: The Buffalo Zoo will admit members of the U.S. military and up to four guests today for $5 total. A valid military ID must be presented to receive the discount. The "High Five for the Military" discount will also be offered on Memorial Day, May 28; Flag Day, June 14; Independence Day, July 4; and Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

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KIDBIZ TRAINING: The Buffalo State College Small Business Development Center, Get Ready for KidBiz Program will hold a training session at 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. today, at Buffalo State College, Bulger Communication Center, Room East, 1300 Elmwood Ave. Children in third through sixth grades must attend the entrepreneurial and educational training session with a parent or guardian in order to participate in annual KidBizMarket, June 16, July 7 and Aug. 4, Elmwood Ave. and Bidwell Pkwy. Information, call 878-4030.

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ARMED FORCES DAY: Genesee Country Village and Museum will celebrate Armed Forces Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, with a special Military Heritage Day. This new event will showcase the importance of the military in the lives of Western New Yorkers since before the Revolution. All military personnel, past and present, will have free admission. Admission is $16.50, adults; $10.50, youth, 4-16; $13.50, seniors and students with ID and free for children under 3. For information call (585) 538-6822 or visit www.gcv.org.

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OLEAN GARAGE SALE: The Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce has scheduled a communitywide garage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. More than 130 households have signed up to hold a sale at their home. Free maps and a complete listing of locations and items of the garage sales will be available beginning at 7 a.m. in the Chamber office at 120 N. Union St. In addition, there will be a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Allegany First Presbyterian Church and a Taking Care of You Wellness Fair from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Jamestown Community College, downtown Olean. For information, call the Chamber at 372-4433.

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COMMUNITY DAY: The Town of Wilson will host its fifth annual Community Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Town Hall, 375 Lake St. Residents can pick up registration forms for summer recreation programs. The Masons will be offering free child ID services. There also will be car seat safety checks, passport processing by the U.S. Postal Service and information on summer happenings. A variety of other events in the village are planned around Saturday's program.

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WINGING IT -- Buffalo Audubon Society naturalist Tom Kerr will lead a bird-watching walk through Riverside Park at 8:30 a.m. today . It's free. For info, call Buffalo Audubon toll-free at (800) 377-1520 or visit www.buffaloaudubon.org.

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YARD, PLANT SALE: The Hull Family Home & Farmstead is holding its yard and plant sale today and Sunday at its farmstead site, 5962 Genesee Street at Pavement Road, Lancaster.

The sale runs both days from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A variety of perennials, day lilies, ground covers, vegetable seedlings and hanging baskets -- all donated by local growers and gardeners -- is available.

Children receive a free plant, and all proceeds benefit the historic site.

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BEACH DAY -- Cradle Beach, which is celebrating its 125th year of service to children with and without disabilities, is accepting applications for summer campers aged 8 to 16. Youths ages 14 to 16 can earn community service hours in the Pioneer Camper Leadership Program.

For information and applications, call the admissions office at 549-6307, Ext. 205, or visit the website at www.cradlebeach.org. Cradle Beach will host an open house from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at the camp at 8038 Old Lake Shore Road, Angola.

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TIME OF NEED -- Hospitalized after she was diagnosed with cancer Feb. 2, Toni A. Fleming, of Hamburg, has been unable to work and has lost her health insurance. Friends and family are helping out by hosting a benefit event from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday in Hideaways Pub in the Quality Inn, 5440 Camp Road, Hamburg. There will be live music, a chance auction, draft beer, refreshments and door prizes. Tickets are $20. For info, call 903-5511.

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HEALTH, SAFETY EXPOSITION: The Lancaster Volunteer Ambulance Corps will host one of the area's largest health and safety expositions from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at its headquarters at 40 Embry Place, off Walden Avenue east of Central Avenue. Dozens of exhibitors, including the Child Care Resource Network, the Alzheimer's Association and Sit 'n Stay Pet Services, will offer demonstrations, information and advice.

There will be free food, blood pressure checks, a bake sale, raffles and children's activities, including a 9-1-1 simulator to teach kids to make emergency calls. A free tote bag with gifts will be given to the first two dozen families who arrive.

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DANCE SHOW: More than 140 dancers will perform ballet, tap and jazz numbers when the Moving Miracles Dance Company presents its 14th annual dance performances at noon and 4 p.m. Sunday in the East Aurora High School auditorium, 1003 Center Road. The program, entitled "With a Little Help From Our Friends," is a tribute to the music and influences of the Beatles. Two WIVB-TV newscasters will serve as emcees, Diana Fairbanks at noon and Al Vaughters at 4 p.m.

Moving Miracles, founded in 1998 and based in West Seneca, provides dance education and develops the potential of people with special needs. It is the only program of its kind recognized on a national level by the National Dance Education Organization. For information, call 656-1321.

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CENTRAL TERMINAL: Ten guided tours of the landmark Buffalo Central Terminal will be offered starting Sunday and continuing through Oct. 7. The two-hour tours, all on Sundays, will be presented by Central Terminal Restoration Corp. The other dates are: June 10, June 24, July 8, July 22, Aug. 5, Aug. 19, Sept, 2 and Sept. 16. Tours depart at 11 a.m. from inside the lobby of the former train station at 495 Paderewski Dr. Cost is $10, with advanced reservations recommended. For more information, call 810-3210 or go to www.buffalocentralterminal.org.

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PARKSIDE TOUR: The Parkside Community Association will present its 14th Annual Tour of Homes from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. There will be 10 homes available to explore with docents on-site to provide the history of the homes and answer questions. Some of houses reflect 19th century architectural style with their interiors and furnishings. Others display a contemporary approach to city living.

Also, there will be a mini-tour of the Darwin Martin House Complex, including the Gardener's Cottage, Barton House and the Visitors Center. The whole tour begins outside the Darwin Martin House at Jewett Parkway and Summit Avenue. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 the day of the tour and $13 for PCA members. Advance tickets can be purchased from 9 a.m. to noon on May 19 at the PCA office, 2318 Main St., or by calling the office at 838-1240 during regular business hours.

Proceeds benefit Parkside Community Association. No children younger than 12, please. The tour will be held rain or shine.

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AUTHOR TALK: Teddy Fekadu, Ethiopian author of No One's Son, will speak at 3 p.m. Sunday in Frank E. Merriweather Jr. Library, 1324 Jefferson Ave., and at 6:30 p.m. Monday in Niagara Branch Library, 280 Porter Ave., both in Buffalo. The events are free and open to the public.

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MEMORIAL WALK: The Hospice Memorial Walk will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf and proceed through Buffalo's historic waterfront district. A one-mile shortened version has been mapped out for people with wheelchairs and baby strollers. After the walk, Wegmans invites participants to a picnic with food games, prizes, face painting, a bounce house and sports team mascots. Proceeds benefit the Hospice Foundation.

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TOUCH-A-TRUCK: Explore and More Children's Museum will again present Touch-A-Truck from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday for kids of all ages at 300 Gleed Ave., East Aurora. For $5 per person, kids get a chance to get behind the wheel of many favorite vehicles, including big rigs, a fire truck and construction trucks. Proceeds for this special event will benefit the Children's Museum.

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WALK FOR KIDS: The 19th annual three-mile Walk for Kids presented by the National Honor Society to support the Kids Escaping Drugs Campaign will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at Como Lake Park. Registration is at noon at the Bowen Road Grove shelter. All proceeds from the walk will benefit the Renaissance Campus. The cost is a minimum of $25 in pledges. To participate, call 827-9462, Ext. 314 or email ckruzer@ked.org.

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EPIC OUTREACH: EPIC, a state-sponsored program that helps eligible senior citizens save on the cost of prescription drugs, will sponsor an outreach program to explain changes in the program from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday, at St. John's Tower, 865 Michigan Ave., Buffalo. Please bring proof of age, Medicare Card and 2011 income (including Social Security income) documentation. For questions on EPIC and Medicare drug coverage, call the EPIC Helpline at (800) 332-3742 or visit www.nyhealth.gov and scroll to EPIC for Seniors.