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Where We Live: Town of Tonawanda

Town of Tonawanda

Church World Service, an international charitable service agency, is sponsoring the 30th annual Ken-Ton Crop Walk to raise funds for the hungry poor at 1:30 p.m. today with registration at 1 p.m., beginning at Kenmore United Methodist Church, 32 Landers Road, Kenmore.

The route takes a short walk down Delaware Avenue with proceeds benefiting local church food pantries and national hunger relief initiatives through Church World Service.

Also this week:

• The Kenmore Planning Board meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday in room 15 (the mayor’s office) in the municipal building, 2919 Delaware Ave.

• The fourth annual “Break the Cycle Bike-a-Thon and Walk” will be held on Saturday at Isle View Park. More than 400 riders and walkers are expected for the event, which raises awareness of domestic violence while encouraging women and men to speak out and take a stand against it. Organizers will also unveil plans for a Tribute Garden at the park to honor victims and survivors of domestic violence. More information about registration for the Bike-a-Thon and Walk and donating to the Tribute Garden is available at Riders and walkers can also register the day of the event. Registration is $15 for adults, $8 for children under 12 and family registration (for four people) is $30. The event is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

• The Kenmore Farmer’s Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday on the Municipal Green, between Delaware Avenue and Delaware Road. Weekly market hours continue through the end of October.

• The Kenmore Village Improvement Society members will be decorating the village for autumn on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. until about 11 a.m. Volunteers are needed to place over 100 bundles of corn stalks, scarecrows and leaves. Volunteers are asked to meet at the Municipal Green and bring gloves and scissors.