Karen Little, executive director of Maria Love Convalescent Fund Board, will speak at a dinner for Orchard Park Business and Professional Women today at 6 p.m. in Orchard Downs.
Carol R. Snodgrass, chairwoman of management and marketing at Canisius College, will speak on "The History and Future of Women at Work" at a dinner for Zonta Club of Buffalo today at 6:30 p.m. in Moot Hall at Buffalo State College.
Kathy Rug and Phyllis Vasbinder discussed polymer clay buttons at a meeting of Weaver's Guild of Buffalo today in St. Bartholomew Episcopal Church, Tonawanda.
Xi Beta Lambda Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet today at 8 p.m. in the home of Patty Freund in Tonawanda to make egg napkin rings for Ken-Ton Meals on Wheels. Officers will be elected and plans will be discussed for a progressive dinner in April.
Tena Garas, a registered nurse and humor consultant, will be the speaker at a luncheon for Variety Club Women of Tent 7 at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Variety clubrooms.
Joseph W. Karnath Jr., executive director of Southeast Community Work Center, spoke at a meeting of Southtowns Chapter of American Business Women's Association at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in Mansard Inn. The chapter is celebrating its 24th anniversary.
Buffalo Metropolitan Chapter of Women's American ORT (Organization for Rehabilitation through Training) will sponsor an oneg shabbat March 31 at 8 p.m. in Temple Sinai.
Karen Schimke, executive deputy commissioner for the New York State Department of Health, will speak on "A Vision for Human Services in the New Era" at a luncheon sponsored by Family & Children's Service of Niagara March 31 at noon in Grand Island Holiday Inn. The program is part of a conference, "Strong at the Broken Places: Resiliency and Family Violence."
"Up for Bids," an auction to benefit Mount St. Joseph Academy, will be held April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the school. The fund-raising project will feature silent and oral auctions, refreshments and music by the Outer Circle Orchestra.
Women's Club of the University at Buffalo will sponsor its annual Chinese Banquet April 2 at 6:30 p.m. in Dynasty I restaurant in the Garden Village Plaza, Cheektowaga. A 12-course Chinese dinner, including Peking duck, will be served. Dorothy Soong and Anne Brody are in charge of arrangements. Proceeds will benefit the club's Grace Capen Scholarship Fund for UB students who have a 3.9 or above grade point average after three semesters.