BROADWAY MARKET CONCERTS: Musical groups from Buffalo Public Schools will present holiday concerts in the lobby of City Hall and at the Broadway Market from noon to 1 p.m. each weekday through Thursday. The performances feature groups from elementary, middle and high schools and are designed to showcase the district's music program, said Mark Garcia, supervisor of music.
SANTA LAND: The Western New York Coalition for Progress and Revitalize Buffalo will host "Santaland," from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and again Dec. 16 and 17 in the casino at Chestnut Ridge Park in Orchard Park. Children will color pictures, write letters to Santa and enjoy refreshments. All attendees are encouraged to donate baby formula or make a monetary contribution to the Food Bank of Western New York. For more information, call 903-6255.
SPAGHETTI DINNER: Boy Scout Troop 618 of Elma will host a spaghetti dinner from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday in St. Gabriel's Parish Center, 5271 Clinton St., Elma. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 10 and under.
CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION: Hilbert College's ninth annual Christmas at Hilbert celebration, featuring a traditional live Nativity and children's party with Santa Claus, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Holiday arts and crafts, Christmas cookie decorating and other activities are planned. Attendees are encouraged to bring donations of nonperishable food items for area food pantries. For details, call 926-8928.
CONGRESS ON YOUR CORNER: Rep. Brian Higgins' "Congress on Your Corner" program, which offers satellite hours and locations to better serve residents across Erie and Chautauqua counties, will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in the Cheektowaga Senior Center, 3349 Broadway, Cheektowaga. Appointments or walk-ins also are welcomed at Higgins' permanent office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 726 Exchange St. For details, call 852-3501.