LAWN FETE: Today is the final day for Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Parish's lawn fete, 3148 Abbott Road, Orchard Park, which got under way Friday. Hours today are noon to 10 p.m. Today's feature is a chicken barbecue and car show from 1 to 6 p.m.
BOOK SIGNING: Mary Barton Wilcox will sign copies of her Christian novel, "First Rose," at 7 p.m. Monday in Greenfields Continuing Care Community, 5949 Broadway, Lancaster, and from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in Borders, 3480 Amelia Drive, Orchard Park.
SWIM LESSONS: Registration for Red Cross Learn to Swim Lessons offered by the Town of Tonawanda Youth, Parks and Recreation Department at each of its six outdoor pools will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday and 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Call 831-1001 for details. The lessons are available to town and Kenmore residents only.
LECTURE SERIES: Margaret M. Sullivan, editor and vice president of The Buffalo News, is the scheduled speaker from 12:15 to 1 p.m. Tuesday T for the lunchtime lecture series, "Imagining Buffalo Niagara in the 21st Century," in Buffalo & Erie County Central Library, The Ring of Knowledge, main floor near Fables Cafe, 1 Lafayette Square. The event, which is free to the public, is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Art, Architecture, History and Nature. Visit: www.buffaloah.com/h/center/lib/lib.html.
PROJECT PUBLIC MEETING: A public input meeting on the Jesse Kregal Pathway Improvement Project, formerly called the Scajaquada Trail project, will be held in Marcy Casino, Delaware Park, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
LEE STAFFER: A member of the staff of U.S. Rep. Chris Lee will be available for one-on-one meetings with Wheatfield residents from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Wheatfield Community Center, 2790 Church Road. Residents will have a chance to talk about federal agencies or other issues.
INFORMATIONAL PRESENTATION: The Amherst Senior Center will host "Minding Your Money," a free informational event from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday in 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Presentations by guest speakers will be made at 4, 5 and 6 p.m. Also scheduled are 20 educational sessions focusing on financial, legal and housing issues that affect senior citizens, including elder law, Medicare and Medicaid planning, protecting assets, financial planning and assistance available from Erie County. The event is presented by the Amherst Senior Citizens Foundation, Erie County Department of Senior Services and Department of Veteran Affairs Agency. To register, call 636-3055, Ext. 3125, or register at the door. Visit www.amherstseniors.org.