Minot Ortolani, executive director of the Buffalo Zoo, will speak at a luncheon for the Graduates Association of the Buffalo Seminary at noon April 7 in West-Chester Hall at the school. Memo Oshei will be hostess. New board members will be elected at 11 a.m.
Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst will sponsor a rummage sale Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the church. Lucy Krull and Jan Low are chairwomen. A bag sale starts at 1 p.m.
Altar and Rosary Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church will have a luncheon and card party Saturday at noon in the school hall on Main Street. Vicki Maggioli is taking reservations.
Pro-To Club of Buffalo will meet Saturday at 11 a.m. in University Inn. After a luncheon, Ann M. Angelo, director of development for Health Arts Institute & Conference Center located in the Birge Mansion, will talk about the institute and the history and plans for the Birge Mansion. Gloria Pleu is program chairwoman and Vicki Maggioli is in charge of reservations.
Villa Maria Academy Alumnae Association will have a luncheon and auction Sunday at 11 a.m. in the academy's Athletic Center on Doat Street.
A baked goods sale will be sponsored by Ukrainian National Women's League of America, Branch 49, Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in St. Nicholas School Hall, 995 Fillmore Ave. The sale will feature traditional Easter breads and hand-decorated Ukrainian Easter eggs. Lunches will be available.
Holy Name Society of St. Andrew Catholic Church will sponsor a craft show Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the church hall to benefit the parish school, Town of Tonawanda.
Jeanette Ludwig, associate professor of French in University at Buffalo, will speak on "Language, Women and Worldviews" at a luncheon for College Club of Buffalo Monday at 12:30 p.m. in the clubhouse.
The Rev. and Mrs. Charles Biegner will speak on "A Congregation Serves the Inner City" at a meeting of Mothers Club of Kenmore Monday at 7:45 p.m in Kenmore Baptist Church.
Members of Preceptor Alpha Eta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will sing Easter songs for residents of Bassett Manor Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the home. A potluck dinner will take place April 18 in the home of Anne Kieffer in Amherst. Elaine Rathbun will be dessert hostess. Newly elected chapter officers are president, JoAnn Grosjean; vice president, Evie Valetich; secretary, Roberta Smyers; treasurer, Nancy Vesperman; corresponding secretary, Ms. Kieffer.
Santina Algera will review "The Rothschilds" by Frederic Morton at a luncheon of the Students' Club Wednesday at noon in the home of Jane Engelhardt in Amherst.
Members of Buffalo Metropolitan Chapter of ORT (Organization for Rehabilitation through Training) will attend a leadership development seminar at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Hampton Inn. Lola Rosenblatt, a representative of the national leadership development team, will present the seminar.
Officers will be elected at a meeting of Nazareth Guild of Nazareth Nursing Home at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the home. Plans for a luncheon April 26 will be completed.
Val Westenskow will make paper bag baskets at a meeting of Alpha Alpha Chapter, Alpha Delta Kappa, an educators' sorority, Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Casey Middle School, East Amherst.
The Rev. Kenneth Kolbe, pastor of Faith United Church of Christ, will speak at the annual Lenten community breakfast of Women's Fellowship of Zion United Church of Christ Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in Kuck Hall of Zion church. Mary Lou Stobie is chairwoman.
Center for Women in Management at D'Youville College will have a trade show April 6 from 5:50 to 8 p.m. in D'Youville College Center. Sue Almon-Pesch, president of Almon Associates Communications, and Anne Salamone, marketing/leasing manager of Ciminelli Development Co. and chairwoman of Corporate Volunteer Council of United Way of Buffalo and Erie County, will speak on marketing and corporate volunteer efforts. Millie Calabrese, center director, is in charge of reservations.
Adam Plewacki Post 799, American Legion Auxiliary, will have its annual Easter party, "Swienconka," at 6 p.m. April 6 in Ray's on Clinton Street. Cards will be played. Reservations are being taken by Geri Serba and Eleanore Boryszak, chairwomen, and Dorothy Kazorowski, president.
Doris Sorensen will discuss Jews of Denmark during World War II at a meeting of Shalom Group, Buffalo Chapter, Hadassah, April 6 at 8 p.m. in Jewish Center Benderson Building.
West Avenue Presbyterian Church will sponsor a chicken dinner April 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the West Ferry Street church.
Erie and Wyoming County units of the Eighth District, New York State Federation of Women's Clubs will meet April 6 at 10 a.m. in Coachman's Inn, Clarence. Club presidents will report on program activities and state and district officers will discuss programs. Winners of the district scholarship and creative writing contest will be announced. Nominating committees will be elected and Sharyn G. Rogers, an attorney, will speak on stress in volunteerism at the luncheon.
Katherine Beiter, coordinator of Chautauqua County's Elder Abuse Program, spoke today at a luncheon for the Servers of Western New York Federation of Women's Clubs in Holiday Inn, Hamburg. The Servers are current and former board members of the Western New York federation.
Newly elected directors of the Buffalo Federation of Women's Clubs are Inge Clements, Kay Des Jardins, Helen DuBois and Rosemary Mulvena. They were elected and installed last week at the federation's 90th annual convention in the Sheraton Hotel Buffalo.
Kappa Phi Sorority will meet April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the home of Clara Gleason to make plans for an April 22 luncheon in Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant. Dorothy Stout is chairwoman of the luncheon. On April 30 members will sponsor a baked goods sale in Kenmore United Church of Christ.