animal ADOPTION EVENT: Heart of Niagara will be present with their adoptable dogs Sugar and Tillie from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Pet Supplies Plus, 9630 Transit Road in East Amherst. They will have information about the adoption process, volunteering and upcoming events. For more information, visit the website at heartofniagara.org or call 345-7129.
BOOK SIGNING: Town of Evans author Kevin Siepel will be available to sign his new book. “Conquistador Voices,” at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hamburg Library, 102 Buffalo St., Hamburg. “Conquistador Voices” is a two-volume work offering a new look at the 15th and 16th century Spanish conquest of the Americas.
POLISH FESTIVAL: St. Francis of Assisi Church will present its seventh annual Polish Festival at 6 p.m. Saturday in the School Hall at 70 Adam St., City of Tonawanda. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Adults tickets are $17; children under 14 are $1. In addition to Polish food there will be music by Joe Macielag and a performance by Harmony Folk Dancers. For information, call 693-1150 or 694-0026
school INFORMATION EVENT: Notre Dame Academy and the Valley Community Center will present “Invest in Your Child’s Future,” examining how to make a Catholic education affordable, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday and from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday for pre-k through eighth grade at the Valley Community Association, 93 Leddy St. Financial aid is available at the school. Call 824-0726 to set up a tour or a shadow day for a child, if unable to make the event.
ANTIQUE SHOW: Genesee Country Museum will present its 18th annual antique show and sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the museum’s Meeting Center and Exhibition Hall, 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford. Admission is $7. Members are free. The show will include extensive collections of furniture, paintings, textiles, books and ephemera, jewelry, porcelain and glassware. A preview party with private shopping will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer and an exclusive look at the collection will be offered. Peter Wisby will present an insider’s look at unique pieces from the museum’s collection at 7 p.m.. Tickets are $30; $25 for members, and are available at gcv.org.
WINDOWS WORKSHOP: Preservation Buffalo will host a Windows 101 Workshop, as the next installment of its 2016 workshop series, from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Market Arcade meeting room, 617 Main St. The session will be led by woodworker, Steve Swiat. Windows 102 will be offered from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on May 7. The workshop is $5 for organization members; $20 for nonmembers. Pre-registration is required for Windows 101 via Brown Paper Tickets at windows101.brownpapertickets.com. For information, contact Laurie Stillwell at 852-3300.