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anniversary Party: Amberleigh, in celebration of 25 years of caring for seniors, will host a Silver Anniversary Party from 2 to 4 p.m. todayat 2330 Maple Road in Amherst. Champagne and refreshments will be served. The community is invited.

VETERANS INFORMATION: St. Bonaventure University organizations will sponsor a veterans information table from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today in the Hickey Dining Hall on the campus, 3261 W. State Road, St. Bonaventure. For questions, email

MUSEUM tOURS: The Western New York Food Truck Association and the Iron Island Museum will hold a special family Halloween event from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the museum, 998 Lovejoy St. The event will feature food trucks, special haunted tours of the museum, psychic readings, music and free Halloween movies. Tours are $5; psychic readings are $20.

VETS flu vaccine clinic: Veterans enrolled in VA health care can obtain flu vaccines from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at a drive-through clinic scheduled at VA Western New York Healthcare System, 3495 Bailey Ave. For information regarding VA health care eligibility, call (888) 823-9656 or go to

GUIDED WALK: The Erie County Department of Health and the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo are sponsoring another “Be Active Walk” on Saturday at the Forestry Visitors Center in Sardinia. Registration will be at 9 a.m., and the guided walk for all ages starts at 9:45. Free health screenings, senior services program information, health education materials and smoking cessation products will be available. For information, visit:

VA ENROLLMENT EVENT: Veterans enrollment sessions will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday in Freedom Hall at VA Western New York Healthcare, 3495 Bailey Ave. The session will help veterans learn about VA health care options. Veterans should bring discharge papers along with financial information from 2013 for accurate benefits counseling. For information, call 862-8580 or visit

FILM SERIES: Activist and actor Paul Robeson will be the subject of the Legends and Legacies film series from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday in the Frank E. Merriweather Jr. Library, 1324 Jefferson Ave. The free program also will feature a performance of “Old Man River,” a song made famous by Robeson, by First Shiloh Baptist Church deacon Jerrell Moss. For information, call 847-6010 or 507-5280.

ZUMBATHON: Four World Gym locations in the Buffalo and Niagara Falls area will host a Zumbathon to benefit breast cancer research from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday. The event will take place simultaneously at 540 Dick Road in Cheektowaga, 5110 Camp Road in Hamburg, 2429 Military Road in Niagara Falls and 5435 Sheridan Drive in Amherst. Tickets are available at all sites for $25, which includes a commemorative shirt and cup; or $50, which includes a commemorative sweatshirt and cup.

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