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CULTURAL FORUM: A public forum to discuss efforts to support cultural organizations will be held at 5 p.m. Monday in the Theatre of Youth, 203 Allen St. Buffalo Common Council Member Michael J. LoCurto and Randall Kramer from the Greater Buffalo Cultural Alliance will lead the discussion on the impact of funding cuts and potential loss of arts and cultural programming in the region.

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LECTURE ON MUSLIM RELATIONS: Former U.S. Ambassador to Somalia Robert Gosende will present a free public lecture, "Resetting U.S./Muslim Relations: A Time for Expanded Emphasis on Educational and Cultural Affairs," from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Monday in 567 Capen Hall, University at Buffalo North Campus. Gosende, recently retired special assistant to the chancellor of the State University of New York for international programs, will discuss the developments in North Africa and the Middle East.

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CONCERT: The U.S. Navy Band will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, in Shea's Performing Arts Center, 650 Main St., in Buffalo. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. A limit of four free general seating tickets per person are available at the Shea's Ticket Office. For more information, call 847-0850 or visit www.sheas.org. This performance is sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York and The Buffalo News.

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BELVA LOCKWOOD PRESENTATION: Maryann Saccomando Freedman, counsel at Cohen and Lombardo, a Buffalo-based law firm, will present, "Trailblazer for Women's Leadership," the life and legal career of Belva Lockwood at 6 p.m. Monday at Templeton Landing, 2 Templeton Terrace. The event includes a social hour starting at 5 p.m. and food stations beginning at 6 p.m, with the presentation at 6:45 p.m. All proceeds will be donated to the Association for a Buffalo Presidential Center.

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PESTICIDE TRAINING: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County is offering a pesticide applicator training session and recertification course from 8:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Monday at Cornell Cooperative Extension, 401 N. Main Street in Warsaw. For information regarding agriculture or commercial category, call 851-7220. To preregister or purchase required training manual, call Don at (585) 786-2251 or e-mail drg35@cornell.edu. The cost for the course is $20 for enrollees and $25 for nonenrollees.

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VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY: The Veterinary Technology Program at Genesee Community College will host two information sessions from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday and from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in T102 in the Conable Technology Building, 1 College Road in Batavia. For information, contact Kathryn Seweryniak, director of the Veterinary Technology program, at (585) 343-0055, Ext. 6187 or keseweryniak@genesee.edu.

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HEAP OUTREACH: A Home Energy Assistance Program will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at Concord Town Hall, 86 Franklin St., Springville. For additional information, call 858-7644

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CATTARAUGUS COUNTY HORSEMEN: The Cattaraugus County Equine Advisory Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the County Center in Little Valley to discuss a county Horsemen's Association and marketing events.