A good bet
Still looking for some good music tonight? Head out to the Bear's Den, Seneca Niagara Casino, where area favorite Eddie Money is performing two shows at 8 and 11 p.m. Tickets are $40 (box office, Ticketmaster) and going fast. Call (800) 745-3000.
Get the kids outside
Looking for a way to move youngsters away from the video games? Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve (93 Honorine Drive, Cheektowaga) is hosting an "after-school escape" for kids who are in kindergarten through fifth grade on Thursdays throughout January. The one-hour program starts at 4:30 p.m. and features a different outdoor activity each Thursday. Call 883-5959.
Movie weekend fun
The Dipson Theatre's "Kid Toons" program continues in the New Year with a new film. "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic" will be shown at 11 a.m. every Saturday and Sunday in January in the McKinley Mall 6, Hamburg. Admission is $2.