Share this article

print logo

COMING UP

BOOK-SIGNING: The Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Museum will present a book-signing featuring local historians and educators Gerald L. Halligan and John Koerner, authors of "Lackawanna," a new photography-heavy book from the Images of America series, from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at 25 Nottingham Court. Visit www.buffalohistory.org or call 873-9644.

***

FOR HEROES: The WNY Heroes Tribute Concert will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls. Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee will be a special guest artist from 3 to 6 p.m. The free concert was created to honor all Western New Yorkers in the military and their families.

***

ANNUAL MEETING: The Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Benderson Family Building, 2640 N. Forest Road, Getzville. Contact Pam Marin at pammarin@jccbuffalo.org or 688-4114, Ext. 344.

***

FREE CONCERTS: The Burchfield Nature and Art Center will host free summer concerts from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, beginning next week through Aug. 16 in the park amphitheater, 2001 Union Road, West Seneca. In case of rain, the concert will move to the West Seneca Senior Center, 4620 Seneca St.

***

OLD ELECTRONICS: Sunnking, an electronics recycling company, will collect recyclable electronics at an event to benefit the educational Technology Foundation from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday in Lafayette Square in downtown Buffalo. Contests, raffles, prizes, music and the Shatter Zone also will be featured. For a list of acceptable materials, visit: www.sunnking.com/acceptable-materials prior to the event.

***

BAND CONCERT: The Corfu/Pembroke Community Band will kick off the free 2011 concert series from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in Darien Lake State Park, Shelter No. 2, 10289 Harlow Road. Bring lawn chairs.

***

BOOK-SIGNING: Marilyn Foote, a resident of Amherst, will be available to sign copies of her children's books "Puddinhead" and "Puddinhead and the Chalkboard" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton streets.

***

OPEN HOUSE: Hilbert College will host an open house for its newly launched master's degree programs, in criminal-justice administration and public administration, from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the West Herr Atrium of Paczesny Hall, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg. Faculty will be on hand to meet with candidates. Information on the graduate admissions process and financial aid opportunities also will be provided, and tours of Hilbert's campus will be available. Advance registration is requested; call 926-8948 or e-mail graduatestudies@hilbert.edu.

There are no comments - be the first to comment