The Tonawanda Community Fair gets going at 10 a.m. Saturday with performances, food, children's games and activities, and more. The event, which runs until 2 p.m., will feature demonstrations and information from more than 50 businesses and community organizations as well as the unveiling of a 30-year-old time capsule. It all takes place in Tonawanda Senior High School, 150 Hinds St., Tonawanda. Call 444-4814 for more information.
NO I.D. REQUIRED
Not 21? No problem
Elisa Monte Dance caps its three-week residency at the University at Buffalo with a performance at 8 p.m. today in the UB Center for the Arts, North Campus, Amherst. But the group will leave with more than just memories of Western New York; it will also have a Buffalo native. UB alumnus Joseph Celej, a 2001 graduate, joined Elisa Monte Dance last month. The company's performances captivate audiences with a highly athletic style of dance, performed by members from all corners of the globe. Tickets for tonight's show are $18 general admission and $10 for students. For more information, call 645-ARTS.
FUN FOR ONE
Go single -- or bring a friend
Got a minute? How about eight? It's 8minuteDating time at Pearl Street Grill, 76 Pearl St. The speed-dating event, which places you in a group with others near your age, takes place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. To register, go to www.8minuteDating.com. Also this week, the Singles Experience Club hosts a session titled "If I Am So Wonderful, Why Am I Still Single?" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The event costs $3 for nonmembers, $2 for members. Call 791-3216 for more information and directions.