ARMY PERFORMANCE: The 54-member West Point Army Spirit Band will perform at 4:30 p.m. today Friday in Freedom Hall, Room 301, in Buffalo Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 3495 Bailey Ave. Cadets will be performing spirit songs in preparation for the homecoming football game with the University at Buffalo Bulls vs. Army at Buffalo. Call 862-8753.
SPECIAL MEETING: Of the Porter Historical Society, with a lecture and slide show by Chris Brown and David Granville on the War of 1812 and battle sites of Buffalo, 7 p.m. Monday, Cora Gushee Room, Youngstown Village Center, 240 Lockport St.
INSURANCE REDUCTION CLASS: The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce is offering the New York State Department of Motor Vehicle Point and Insurance Reduction Class from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and on Oct. 29 at Eddie Ryan's Restaurant, 50 Central Ave., Lancaster. Cost is $27 LACC members; $35 AAA members and $41 non-members. To register call 681-9755.
PRESENTATION: Clare Bridge Williamsville, located at 6076 Main St., Williamsville, will host a presentation on "Overcoming Guilt: Helping Families Cope with Decision Making," at 6 p.m. Thursday. Jane Kirby, Brookdale Senior Living Divisional Memory Care Specialist, will offer insights into what you need to know about guilt, anxiety, memory impairment and more. To reserve a seat, call 632-7123.