Looking for a way to get out and get some fresh air this winter? Then join the Buffalo Nordic Ski Club from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday for its cross-country ski workshop in the Wick Center of Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst. A video covering cross-country skiing for beginning to advanced skiers, waxing clinics, displays and more will be highlighted.
NO I.D. REQUIRED / Not 21? No problem
See the Sugar Plum Fairy and Dancing Snowflakes when the Greater Niagara Ballet Company presents "The Nutcracker" with performances at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Niagara High School Center for Performing Arts, 4455 Porter Road, Niagara Falls. Tickets -- $18 for adults and $15 for children and seniors -- can be reserved by calling (877) 236-8055 or visiting www.NiagaraBallet.org.
FUN FOR ONE / Go single -- or bring a friend
Come see what some photographers have to offer when "Winter: A Group Exhibition" opens with a reception from 7 to 9 tonight in Insite Gallery, 810 Elmwood Ave. The photographic exhibit includes works by Jackie Felix, Joyce Hill, Nathan Naetzker, Catherine Parker, Carol Townsend and Mary Weig.