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CONSTRUCTION PROJECT: Help build a strawbale building to benefit the Massachusetts Avenue Growing Green Program at 9 a.m. Saturday at 387 Massachusetts Ave. No building experience necessary; dress in work clothes with gloves and eye protection. Bring water bottles and a boxed lunch. For information, call 882-5327, Ext. 3.

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TREE-PLANTING MEETING: The second of two meetings about tree-planting programs will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave. Learn about proper planting and care techniques. For more information, go to www.re-treewny.org.

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STAIR CLIMB: The Canadian Cancer Society will hold a Stair Climb for Cancer from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Skylon Tower, Niagara Falls, Ont. Pledge forms are available at www.cancer.ca/niagara or by calling 905-684-6455.

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BIKE CLINIC: The Pedaling History Bicycle Museum is sponsoring a Learn-To-Ride-A-Bike Clinic from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 3943 N. Buffalo Road (Routes 240 and 277), Orchard Park. Registration fee is $15 with a reservation; $17.50 for walk-ins. Bring your bicycle and helmet; no sandals allowed. For more information, call 662-3853 or visit www.pedalinghistory.com

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DRIVER'S COURSE: A New York State certified six-hour point- and insurance-reduction course will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Room 8 at Duns Scotus Hall on the campus of Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Snyder. To preregister, call (800) 232-0235 or 636-4151.

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GLOBAL WARMING RALLY: Fredonia residents concerned about global warming will hold a rally at 2 p.m. Saturday outside the Fredonia State College campus, 280 Central Ave. For more information, call 785-0864.

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TROUT-FISHING CLINIC: Letchworth State Park will host a trout-fishing clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, starting in the conference room at the Park Visitors Center, 1 Letchworth State Park, Castile. For more information, call 585-493-3600.

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HONEY PRODUCERS' MEETING: The Western New York Honey Producers Association's monthly meeting will feature an introduction to beekeeping workshop at 9 a.m. Saturday in First Presbyterian Church, 9 Paine St., East Aurora. For more information, go to www.wnyhpa.org.

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MEAT RAFFLE: Sponsored by South Buffalo Post 721, American Legion, 136 Cazenovia St., at 6 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $3. For information, call 825-9557.

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WELLNESS PROGRAM: The Independent Health Foundation Good for the Neighborhood offers healthy lifestyle and wellness practices from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the West Side Community Center, 161 Vermont St. To register, call 635-4959.

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SPEAKER: Rolland E. Kidder will discuss the construction of the national World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., at a luncheon meeting of the Chautauqua County Historical Society at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Webb's Resort, 115 W. Lake Road, Mayville. Cost is $15. For more information or to register, call 326-2977.

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