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DAEMEN ENVIRONMENTAL SUMMIT: The eighth annual Western New York Environmental Summit, "Awaken 2 Action," will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday in the Wick Center on the Daemen College campus, 4380 Main St., Snyder. Admission is free. Featured speakers are: Brendan Mehaffy, executive director of the Buffalo Office of Strategic Planning, discussing "Buffalo Green Code"; Sandy Chelnov, of the League of Women Voters, "Climate Smart Communities"; Hal Morse, representing the Greater Buffalo Niagara Regional Transportation Council, "One Region Forward: Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant"; and Elizabeth Santacrose, of Ecology and Environment, "How to Build Cleaner, Greener Communities." The summit will offer electronics recycling drop-off, and, after the event concludes, tours of the Daemen campus Ecotrail and the Research & Information Commons.

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CONGRESS ON YOUR CORNER: The office of Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, will host satellite hours in Chautauqua County today from 9 to 11 a.m., Forestville Fire Hall, 18 Chestnut St.; 11:30 a.m. to noon in Sinclairville Fire Hall, 30 Main St.; and 1 to 3 p.m. at the Silver Creek Veterans of Foreign Wars post, 13 N. Main St.. Constituents will be able to discuss issues including Social Security, veterans affairs, citizenship and immigration. For details, call 852-3501.

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SURF N TURF RAFFLE: St. Francis of Assisi Parish will hold a Surf n Turf Raffle at 6 p.m. Saturday in the Parish Social Center, 4263 St. Francis Drive, Athol Springs. The $5 cost includes admission, roast beef sandwich, beverage (beer, wine or pop) and snacks. Tickets will be sold at the door. No presale. This is an adult-only event. For information, contact the parish office at 627-2710.

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LINE DANCING: Brompton Heights will have live entertainment with Hot Country Liners, a line dancing group at 7 p.m. Saturday, 275 Brompton Road, Williamsville. For information, call 634-5734.