Meeting: The Rodent Control Task Force will meet; 1:30 p.m., Town Board Conference Room, 5583 Main St., Williamsville.
Meeting: The Common Council's Community Development Committee will meet; 10 a.m., Room 1417 of City Hall.
Meeting: The Common Council's Education Committee will meet; 2 p.m., Room 1417 of City Hall.
Meeting: The Board of Education will meet; 5:30 p.m., Room 801 of City Hall.
Seminar: M&T Mortgage Corp. will sponsor a free home-buying seminar; 6 p.m., Tosh Collins Community Center, Cazenovia Street and Abbott Road. Topics covered will include how to qualify for a mortgage, affordable mortgage options, as well as programs for buying and improving a home. For reservations, call 851-5169. Refreshments will be served.
Casino forum: A community dialogue about the casino gambling issue will be held; 7 to 9 p.m., Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. Hosted by the New Millennium Group of Western New York. A social hour will follow in Cole's Restaurant, 1104 Elmwood Ave.
Anniversary events: An exploration of nature for the family at the 15th annual anniversary celebration at the Victor Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, including a nature scavenger hunt; workshops on building bat and bird houses; live animal exhibits by Reptile Adoption, Rehabilitation and Education and Owl Facts; hands-on nature crafts for children, photographic and historical displays; door prizes; guided nature walks and herb garden demonstrations; plus a "Wildlife Survivor Game."
Meeting: The Town Board will hold a work session; 6 p.m., Town Board conference room, Town Hall, 3301 Broadway at Union Road.
Meeting: The Town Board will meet; 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, One Town Plaza. A 6 p.m. work session precedes the board meeting.
Meeting: The Town Board will meet; 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, 2795 E. Church St.
Meeting: Angola Post 928, American Legion, will take a petition before the Evans Planning Board to consider rezoning 3 acres on Route 5 so it can build a new hall; 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, 8787 Erie Road.
Meeting: The Town Board will meet in a work session; 5 p.m., Town Hall, 8787 Erie Road.
Meeting: The School Board will meet; 7 p.m., high school auditorium, 103 Canada St.
Meeting: The Community Building Team -- open to all interested in working for Lackawanna's future -- will meet; 4:30 p.m., Public Library, 560 Ridge Road.
Meeting: The Niagara County Genealogical Society will offer a program on using the Internet for genealogy; 7 p.m., Niagara County Historical Society, 215 Niagara St. Open to the public.
Seminar: A breakfast seminar aimed at local manufacturing employers and sponsored by the Niagara County Workforce Investment Board will be held; 8 to 11 a.m., Best Western Inn on the River, 7001 Buffalo Ave.
Meeting: The Town Board will continue review of budget proposals at its work session; 5:30 p.m., Municipal Center, 4295 S. Buffalo St.
Meeting: The Springville-Griffith Institute Central School Board will meet; 7:30 p.m., District Office Building, 307 Newman St.
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