Slow Roll Buffalo heads to the Old First Ward, the Williamsville Farmers Market has returned to its favored location, and support and fitness options are available this week. Here are the WNY Refresh Top 10 Picks of the Week when it comes to health, fitness, nutrition and family events in the region.
Nursing Job Fair: 3 to 6 p.m., VA Medical Center Freedom Hall, 3495 Bailey Ave. For more info, call 862-6709 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dance and Burn. 6:45 p.m., Buffalo Barre, 5843 Transit Road, Amherst. All fitness levels welcome. For more info, visit buffalobarre.com. $5-$12.
Slow Roll Buffalo: Meet at 5:30 p.m., roll at 6:30 p.m., 73 Hamburg St., Old First Ward. Roughly 10-mile guided ride for all ages and abilities. Free. First-time riders should register at slowrollbuffalo.org.
Parkinson's caregiver support: 3 p.m., Weinberg Campus, 2700 North Forest Road, Amherst. Established as an opportunity for those in this demanding role to learn more about caring for a loved one and caring for themselves.
"Shoulder Replacements: What You Need to Know". Dr. Matthew DiPaola, of UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, will give a talk at 5:30 p.m. in the practice's Administrative Office, 4225 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. For more info, visit ubortho.com/about/special_events.
Health & Wellness Expo. 10 a.m., The Dale Center, 33 Ontario St., Lockport. Resource fair with free health screenings, guest speakers, giveaways and more. For more info, visit daleassociation.com. Free.
Chair yoga: 6:30 p.m., Good Shepherd Community of Faith Church, 187 Southside Parkway. Free. For more info, call 697-1657 or email email@example.com.
Friends and family of persons with addiction. 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Amherst Town Court, 400 John James Audubon, Amherst. Information on how to find help for families affected by addiction.
Hatha Yoga: Drop-in class at 9:30 a.m., Himalayan Institute of Buffalo, 841 Delaware Ave. For more info, visit hibuffalo.org. $12.
Williamsville Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in its original Spring Street location outside the Old Red Mill, Williamsville. Features as many as 30 farmers and artisans. For more info, visit williamsvillefarmersmarket.com.
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