Share this article

print logo

NIAGARA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Today

AL-ANON: When someone else's drinking affects your life, Trinity Lutheran Church, 5 Saxton St., Lockport. 7 p.m.

FREE IMMUNIZATIONS: And Well Baby Clinics, conducted by the Niagara County Health Department, held in Niagara Falls, Lockport and North Tonawanda. Call the Clinic Line at 694-5454 for appointments and more information.

Monday

H.O.P.E.: Helping Other People Endure, a grief support for anyone who has experienced a death of a parent, spouse, child, sibling, any other relative or close friend, 723A, Mount St. Mary's Hospital, 5300 Military Road, Lewiston. 7 p.m.

THE YOUTH PROGRAM: A group for young people to learn about drug and alcohol prevention, recovery and dependency, the Dale Association, 33 Ontario St., Lockport. 7 to 8:30 p.m.

FREE CLINIC: Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic, Trott Access Center, 1001 11th St., Niagara Falls. Use the Elmwood Street entrance. 1:30 to 5 p.m. Continues Thursday.

NAR-ANON: When drug abuse is a problem in your family, BryLin Hospital/Meadowbrook Square, 3571 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda. 6 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: North Tonawanda Depression Support Group meets in the first-floor conference room, DeGraff Memorial Hospital, 445 Tremont St. 6 p.m.

Tuesday

SPECIAL PROGRAM: Therapeutic Touch, with a speaker explaining his therapy and free therapeutic touch offered by trained practitioners, John A. Duke Senior Citizens Center, 1201 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls. 11 a.m.

MEETING: The Kiwanis Club of Niagara Falls, Pyrate's Table Restaurant, 1210 Portage Road, Niagara Falls. 12:15 p.m.

AL-ANON: When someone else's drinking affects your life, First Presbyterian Church, 506 Cayuga St., Lewiston. 7:30 p.m. 7 Clan Al-Anon, Tuscarora Health Center, Mount Hope Road, Tuscarora Reservation. 7 p.m.; and Adult Children of Alcoholics, Trinity Lutheran Church, 5 Saxton St., Lockport. 7 p.m.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS: Niagara Presbyterian Church, Military and Lockport roads, Town of Niagara. 7:30 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: For people with HIV/AIDS, a weekly meeting sponsored by the Niagara County AIDS Case Management Program and AIDS Task Force, in the City of Niagara Falls. Strictly confidential. Call 285-5781 for information. 5:30 to 7 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: The Parent-The Victim support group, meets in the United Auto Workers Hall, Walnut at Vine streets, Lockport. 6:30 p.m.

RECREATION PROGRAM: A children's recreation program for ages 3 to 10, for developmentally disabled children and their siblings, Niagara United Cerebral Palsy, 9812 Lockport Road, Town of Niagara. 2 to 6 p.m. Continues Thursday 2 to 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

INCOME TAX HELP: For senior citizens; AARP and Niagara University students will provide free tax assistance, second-floor meeting room, Earl W. Brydges Public Library, 1425 Main St., Niagara Falls. 9 a.m. to noon. Continues Thursday 1 to 4 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: For family caregivers, sponsored by Family & Children's Service of Niagara, Abiding Savior Lutheran Church, Ruie Road and Cambridge Avenue, North Tonawanda. 1:30 to 3 p.m.

SMALL BUSINESS COUNSELING: Free management assistance for current and prospective small business operators, Eastern Niagara Chamber of Commerce, Canal Terrace, 151 W. Genesee St., Lockport. 9 a.m. to noon. Call 433-3828 for an appointment.

Wednesday

DIABETES EDUCATION: For patients and families, auditorium, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 621 10th St., Niagara Falls. 1:30 p.m.

WNY BOAT SHOW: Niagara Falls Convention & Civic Center, 305 Fourth St. Adults: $6. Family pass: $12. Noon to 10 p.m. Continues through Saturday noon to 10 p.m. Sunday: Noon to 6 p.m.

AL-ANON: When someone else's drinking affects your life, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 516 Cayuga Drive, Niagara Falls. 7:30 p.m.; Ray of Hope Al-Anon: St. Leo's Catholic Church, 2748 Military Road, Town of Niagara. 10 a.m.; Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Lewiston. 8 p.m.; First United Methodist Church, 65 Main Ave., North Tonawanda. 8 to 9:30 p.m.

TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly, a support group dedicated to weight loss and maintenance, Col. Payne Community Center, Wheatfield Street, North Tonawanda. 6 to 7 p.m.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS: Clearview Step Group, 66 Mead St., North Tonawanda. 12:30 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: Niagara Falls Depression Support Group, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, sixth-floor conference room, 621 10th St. 6 p.m.

STORY TIME FOR TODDLERS: For 2-year-olds at the North Tonawanda Public Library, 505 Meadow Drive. Each child must be accompanied by an adult, and registration is required. 10:30 to 11 a.m. and 11:30 to noon. Story time continues on Wednesdays through March 1.

SUPPORT GROUP: For people and/or families dealing with depression, sixth-floor classroom, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. 6 to 9 p.m.

Thursday

CHICKEN & BISCUITS: Masonic Hall, 1 Cottage St., Lockport. Fee, which includes main course, salad, tea, coffee, vegetable and dessert bar: $5. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

ENTRANCE EXAM: Students interested in attending the ninth grade at Niagara Catholic Junior/Senior High School in September and who have not already taken the entrance exam can take one at the school, 520 66th St., Niagara Falls. Fee: $10. 3:30 p.m. Call 283-8771, extension 234 to register.

A.M. LOCKPORT TOASTMASTERS: Best Western Lockport Inn, 515 S. Transit Road. 7 a.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: Lockport New Beginnings, for people recovering from alcohol or drug dependency, the Dale Association, 33 Ontario St., Lockport. 7 p.m.

AL-ANON: When someone else's drinking affects your life, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ransomville. 7 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUP: For family caregivers, John A. Duke Senior Citizens Center, Niagara Falls. 1:30 to 3 p.m.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS: Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 75 East Ave., Lockport; Big Book Study, Clearview Center, 66 Mead St., North Tonawanda. Both at 7 p.m.

Friday

FAMILY NIGHT: Niagara Falls Family YMCA, 1317 Portage Road. 7 to 10 p.m.

AL-ANON: When someone else's drinking affects your life, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Rainbow Boulevard and Second Street, Niagara Falls. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL: A weekend of winter activities for youth. Today will offer free roller skating at Skateland, 1109 Lincoln Ave., Lockport, 5 to 8:30 p.m. and the Chris Burke Show at 7 p.m. in the Taylor Theater, 433 Locust St., Lockport. Events will continue at the Kenan Center, 195 Beattie Ave., Lockport, on Saturday with snowshoeing, animal displays, dog sledding, ice sculpting, a carnival, soccer in the snow, Bubble Mania, a Civil War re-enactment and much more, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and on Sunday there will be a country breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Masonic Temple, 1 Cottage St., Lockport and donkey basketball, from 3 to 4:30 p.m in the Kenan Arena.

SUPPORT GROUP: RAPP, relatives as parents/providers will meet in the John A. Duke Senior Center, 1201 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls. Child care is available. 10 a.m.

Saturday

BABY RACES: Speed demons in diapers will compete in three age divisions, crawlers (6-12 mos.) wobblers (12-18 months) and toddlers (18-24 months). Prizes to the top finishers. In the Kenan Arena, 195 Beattie Ave., Lockport, in conjunction with the winter festival. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and races from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

FUN NIGHT: "Just Say No," a substance abuse prevention program for boys and girls in grades 3, 4, and 5, at the Lockport Family YMCA, 21 East Ave., Lockport. Gym, swim, games and educational programs. Wear sneakers and bring your own suit and towel. Limited to the first 200 children. Admission is $1. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

SIBLING CLASS: Our Growing Family: Becoming a Big Brother or Sister, to prepare children for the arrival of a new baby, auditorium, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Niagara Falls. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Call 278-4021 to register your child. STORYTELLING SATURDAY: With "Tiger Tom" Walsh, Aquarium of Niagara, 701 Whirlpool St., Niagara Falls. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Next Sunday

TURKEY DINNER: Family style turkey dinner sponsored by the Parent-Teacher League of St. John Lutheran Church and School, Ward Road and Niagara Falls Boulevard, Wheatfield. Tickets: $6.50 for adults and $3 for children 4 to 12. 4 to 6 p.m. Call 731-4905 or 693-9677 for tickets.

SUPPORT GROUP: For those with Parkinson's disease, auditorium, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Niagara Falls. 2 to 4 p.m.

ROAST PORK DINNER: North Ridge United Methodist church, routes 93 and 425, Cambria. Adults: $7. Children 5 to 12: $3. Under 5: Free. Noon to 3 p.m.

Listings should be mailed two weeks in advance to: Niagara Community Calendar, c/o The Buffalo News, 8890 Porter Road, Niagara Falls, N. Y. 14304.

There are no comments - be the first to comment