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LECTURE: Juan Enriquez, managing director of Excel Venture Management, will give a lecture titled "Science, Technology and the Next Human Species" at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Flickinger Performing Arts Center at Nichols School, 1250 Amherst St. Enriquez is co-founder of Synthetic Genomics, former founding director of the Harvard Business School Life Sciences Project and a best-selling author. Reservations are not required. Admission is free. For information, call 332-5151.

SPRING EGG-STRAVAGANZA: An environmentally friendly celebration of spring and animals that hatch from eggs will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd. Admission fee covers egg-dying featuring natural egg dyes made from nuts, berries and vegetables. Participants can bring in up to six hard-boiled eggs. Other activities include: recycled spring crafts, signs-of-spring nature walks, live animals and insects that hatch from eggs. Every child will receive a Picture Me Green! book featuring tips on what they can do to help the environment. Refreshments will be available for purchase. The cost is $7 for nonmembers; center members save 10 percent. For information, call 825-6397.

ELECTRONICS RECYCLING: Sunnking, an electronics recycling company, will host electronics recycling collection events with Camp Good Days and Special Times to help raise money to send children diagnosed with cancer to camp. Locations and times are: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Camp Good Days, 6430 Transit Road, Depew, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Walden Galleria. For a list of acceptable materials, visit: www.sunnking.com/acceptable materials prior to the event.

EASTER EGG HUNT: The Delaware Family YMCA will hold an Easter egg hunt from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at 2564 Delaware Ave. The egg hunt will take place outside, weather permitting. A bounce house, arts and crafts and face-painting also will be featured. The times for the Easter egg hunt are as follows: ages 3 to 5 years, 11 a.m.; ages 18 months to 2 years, 11:30 a.m.; ages 6 to 8 years, noon. Adult supervision is required. For information, call 875-1283.

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