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Bulletin board for May 2

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The inaugural Police Athletic League NFL Draft party fundraiser will be held at The Cobblestone, 130 South Park Ave., on Thursday.

The event will feature a draft contest, trivia, random drawing, prizes and more. In addition, there will be a prize for the best Bills outfit. Doors will open at 4 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the PAL of Buffalo. For information and draft contest entry forms visit www.cobblestonebar.com or call Vic DeGeorge at 803-5500.


BASKETBALL: Buffalo Titans basketball will host the following events this summer at the Buffalo Niagara Court Center in West Seneca. Clash of the Titans AAU Tournament June 21-22 (boys) and June 28-29 (girls); Wednesday night women’s league (June 25-Aug. 20) and Monday night girls high school league (June 23-Aug. 18). Visit buffalotitans.com to register.

BOATING: A safe boating and jet ski class will be offered at the McKinley Mall on May 17. The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 3-2, will be instructing the eight-hour, ABS (about boating safety) course in the community room of the mall. The class begins at 8:05 a.m. and ends at approximately 5 p.m. Participants receive a certificate and wallet card upon successful completion of the course and proctored exam. According to state law, all jet skiers must successfully complete this course. Course graduates may be entitled to a 10 percent discount on their boat insurance. For more information and to register for the class, contact Doug Hamernik (366-0899 or hamernid@verizon.net) or visit www.wnyBoatSafe.org for more class dates.

GOLF: The Buffalo Jr. Sabres Golf Tournament will take place July 7 at Westwood Country Club in Amherst. Registration for the tournament will begin at 11 a.m. with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. Lunch and use of the driving range will also be available from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Reserve your group at Sabres.com. Proceeds will benefit the Buffalo Jr. Sabres. Contact Ed Grudzinski at ed.grudzinski@sabres.com or 855-4174 with any questions.

ICE SKATING: Learn to skate classes for hockey players and figure skaters will be run from May 9 to June 27. The classes will be held at Hockey Outlet Ice Complex in Wheatfield from 4:30 to 5 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Classes are for ages 4 to adult. Download an application or sign up and pay online at www.mitchellskating.com. If any questions, please call 636-7401.

ROLLER HOCKEY: The Town of Hamburg Recreation Department still has openings in its adult roller hockey league. The league runs Tuesday evenings beginning in June. For more information, call the recreation department at 646-5145.

WRESTLING: St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute is seeking applicants for the position of assistant wrestling coach. Applicants should have a wrestling and/or coaching background. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, coaching the team daily in practice, organizing practice routines, travel and supervision at competitions, and may also include further development of the Marauder Wrestling Club for elementary and middle school athletes. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Pete Kennedy, Head Wrestling Coach, St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute, 845 Kenmore Ave, Buffalo, NY 14223. Electronic documents will be accepted at pkennedy@sjci.com.

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