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Schofield Adult Wellness Center in the Schofield Residence Nursing Facility, 3333 Elmwood ?Ave., Town of Tonawanda, will host a free program titled "Don't Flush: Learn Proper Medication ?Disposal" at 11 a.m. Wednesday. A representative from VascuScript Pharmacy will teach ?participants how to dispose of old medications using common household items. Call 995-3851 or ?visit www.schofieldcare.org for reservations.

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The Cancer Wellness Center and Daemen College will present a free program on "How to Face ?Challenges in Your Life" at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in Daemen's Research and Information ?Commons, Room 101, 4380 Main St., Snyder. Drs. Charles Sabatino and Cheryl Nosek will help ?you find your way toward peace, inner strength and wisdom. To register, call 694-1395.

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"The Importance of Well Visits and Annual Physicals" will be presented at 11:30 a.m. next ?Tuesday in the community center at Crestwood Commons Patio Homes and Apartments, 2600 ?Niagara Falls Blvd., Wheatfield. Dr. Diana Kanaan will speak. Free; a light lunch will be ?served. Call 278-4604 to registe

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Gilda's Club of WNY will have a Drumming Circle at 6 p.m. next Tuesday in the club, ?1140 Delaware Ave. at West Ferry Street. Drumming, an ancient approach that uses rhythm to ?promote healing and self expression, may help physical healing, boost our immune system and ?produce feelings of well being. For required registration, call 332-5900

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Support groups, and phone numbers to call for information include: Co-Dependents, ?fellowship of men and women whose purpose it is to develop healthy relationships, 7:30 p.m. ?today, Trinity Old Lutheran Church, 3445 Sheridan Drive, Eggertsville, 864-0746 or 609-3022; ?anxiety self-help, 11 a.m. today, participants must be chem-free and refrain from using ?scented items while in the building, WNYIL, 3108 Main St., 836-0822, Ext. 118; Gam-Anon, for ?family and friends of gamblers, 7 p.m. Thursday, Weinberg Campus, 2700 N. Forest Road, ?Amherst, 254-4941; Reformers Unanimous faith-based addictions program, 7 p.m. Friday, Hedstrom Baptist Church, 55 Losson Road, Cheektowaga, 818-1012; Alcoholics Anonymous First Step, 8 p.m. Friday, auditorium, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Niagara Falls, 278-4569; Alcoholics Anonymous International Group, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 278-4569; Narcotics Anonymous, 5 p.m. Sunday, Memorial Medical Center Auditorium, 278-4569. ??