DRUM CIRCLE: The World Beat Drum Circle will gather at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Church of the Living Spirit on Cleveland Avenue, Lily Dale. George Clees will facilitate. Some drums are available for use. For information, call 410-2369.
FUN ON THE EVE: Knox Church, 2595 Elmwood Ave., Kenmore, will sponsor an alcohol-free community New Year's Eve party from 7 p.m. to 12:20 a.m. Activities include a bounce house, puppet show, live music and entertainment, food and refreshments, hats and noisemakers. Contact the church at 873-2423. The celebration is free to the public.
NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY: F.J. Donovan Post 3210, American Legion, will host a New Year's Eve Party from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at 3210 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Music is by Kenny Krew. Admission is $5. Cash bar. For additional information, call Nelson Oldfield at 634-6394.