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Refresh Calendar for Aug. 20 to 27 events

FAMILY

Camp Happiness fundraiser. Pig roast and basket raffle to benefit the day camp for developmentally disabled Niagara County residents, 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Lockport Elks Lodge, 6791 N. Canal Road, Town of Lockport. Tickets at door.

Griffis Sculpture Park Summer Festival. Noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, Route 219, East Otto. Musical performances, tours of the park; children’s activities; artists creating work and more. For more information, visitgriffispark.org. $10 for adults, 12 and under free.

Friday Night Lights. 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, Aquarium of Niagara, 701 Whirlpool St. One admission fee lets you come and go as many times as you want, and use the upstairs deck for fireworks over Niagara Falls at the end of the night..

GRIEF SUPPORT

Good Grief support. 9:30 a.m. next Saturday, Calvary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton St., Amherst. Call church office at 633-7800 for upcoming meeting info.

FITNESS

Buffalo Float kayak fundraiser. 8 a.m. Sunday along the Buffalo River, with an after party at Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St., to benefit the John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital. $25 single registration, $45 tandem registration. Register at buffalofloat.ticketbud.com/buffalo-float.

Bhakti, Beats & Brews with Float Yoga. 11 a.m. Sunday, Resurgence Brewing Company, 1250 Niagara St. Celebrating three years of love+music+music. Open level Vinyasa yoga class with live DJ and beer. $15 includes class and free pint.

Balance: The Art of Mind and Body. With Power Yoga Buffalo, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. Enjoy an evening of yoga and art. For more info, visit albrightknox.org. $25.

FAMILY CLASSES

Family Power Yoga. 11 a.m. Tuesday, Canalside. Free.

Kidding Around Yoga Family Class. Noon Wednesday, Canalside. Free.

KID’S CLASSES

Exercise Like the Animals. 9 a.m., Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, Canalside. Fitness class mimics the moves of animals of the world. Free.

Zumba Kids Jr. Last day is 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, St. George’s Church, 2 Nottingham Terrace. For more info, call 574-9303. $10.

Exercise Like the Animals. Kids fitness, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and next Saturday, Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls. For more info, visit FallsStreet.com. Free.

BIKING, RUNNING AND WALKING

Slow Roll. Riders gather at 5:30 p.m. and ride starts at 6:30 sharp on Monday at Front Park, 121 Porter Ave. For more info, visit slowrollbuffalo.org.

Walking on Wednesdays. Noon Wednesday, starting at Kaminski Park, 120 Carlton St.

BOOTCAMP

Bootcamp. 10 a.m. Saturday, next Saturday, Buffalo RiverWorks, 333 Ganson St. Mixes calisthenic and body weight exercises. For more info, visit buffaloriverworks.com/about-us. Free.

Bootcamp. 5 p.m. Monday, Niawanda Park bandshell, 200 Niagara St., City of Tonawanda. Free.

Bootcamp. Last week, 6 p.m. Monday, on the field at Ralph Wilson Stadium, Abbott Road at Southwestern Boulevard, Orchard Park. Free.

Bootcamp. 6 p.m. Tuesday, Delaware Park, near the Amherst Street-Colvin Avenue green space. Free.

Bootcamp. Last week, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Garrison Park, Garrison at Park Drive, Amherst. Free.

Bootcamp. Last week, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Goehle (Widewaters) Marina, Cold Springs Road North and Lake Avenue South, Lockport. Free.

DANCE

Salsa in the Park. Latin dance instruction and dancing, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, near the Delaware Park Rose Garden, Lincoln Parkway. $8.

OTHER CLASSES

The Glute Workshop. 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Fierce Fitness , 167 Ashland Ave. For info, visit fiercetraining.net. $10.

OUTDOOR FITNESS

Kettlebell AMPD. 9 a.m. Saturday, next Saturday, Canalside. Free.

Systema. 9 a.m. Saturday, next Saturday, Canalside. Free.

Total Body Burn. 9 a.m. Saturday, next Saturday, 7 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, 5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, Stiglmeier Park, 810 Losson Road, Cheektowaga.

Cardio Kickboxing. 11 a.m. Saturday, last day next Saturday, Goehle (Widewaters) Marina, Cold Springs Road North and Lake Avenue South, Lockport. Free.

Turbokick. Last week, 6 p.m. Monday, Allen Park band shell, West Virginia and Elizabeth avenues, Jamestown. Free.

Barre Centric. 7 p.m. Monday, Canalside. Free.

Bodyweight Strength. Last week, 9 a.m. Wednesday, Lakewood Beach, Hartley Park Nature Center, 2 W. Terrace Ave., Lakewood. Free.

Cardio Kickboxing. Last week, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Larkin Square pickleball courts, 745 Seneca St. Free.

Cardio Kickboxing. Last week, 6 p.m. Friday, Basset Park bandstand, 359 Klein Road, Amherst. Free.

TAI CHI

Taoist tai chi. Free open house 10 a.m. Saturday and next Saturday, Taoist Tai Chi Society of USA, 968 Kenmore Ave.

Tai chi. 9 a.m. Tuesday, Canalside. Free.

Tai chi. Last week, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Lakewood Beach, Hartley Park Nature Center, 2 W. Terrace Ave., Lakewood. Free.

YOGA AND PILATES

Yoga. 10 a.m. Sunday, Delaware Park near the Rose Garden. Free.

Pilates. 10 a.m. Monday, Clarence Hollow Wellness, 10946 Main St., Clarence. $8.

Pilates. Last week, 11 a.m. Monday, Lakewood Beach, Hartley Park Nature Center, 2 W. Terrace Ave., Lakewood. Free.

Summer yoga. 5 p.m. Monday, Winery at Marjim Manor, 7171 E. Lake Road, Newfane. For more info, call 778-7001. $10.

Yoga. Last week, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Larkin Square pickleball courts, 745 Seneca St. Free.

Yoga. Last week, 6 p.m. Monday, Westwood Park, 175 Pavement Road, Lancaster. Free.

Pilates. 6 p.m. Monday, Lifestyle Health and Fitness, 80 Clinton St., Room 211, City of Tonawanda. For more info, visit healthyandfitwny.com. $5.

Pilates. Last week, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Cheektowaga Town Park, between shelters 12 and 13, 2600 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga. Free.

Pilates. Last week, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Artpark, South Fourth Street entrance, Lewiston. Park in Lot D near picnic shelter. Free.

Yoga. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Ellicott Park, Ellicott and Virginia streets, Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Free.

Yoga. Last week, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Goehle (Widewaters) Marina, Cold Springs Road North and Lake Avenue South, Lockport. Free.

Yoga. Last week, 6 p.m., Thursday, Ellicott Creek Park outdoor fitness center, 1 Ellicott Creek Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Free.

ZUMBA

Zumba. 10 a.m. Saturday, last week next Saturday, Goehle (Widewaters) Marina, Cold Springs Road North and Lake Avenue South, Lockport. Free.

Zumba. 10:30 a.m. Saturday, last week next Saturday, Artpark, South Fourth Street entrance, Lewiston. Park in Lot D near picnic shelter. Free.

Zumba. Last week, 6 p.m. Monday, Bassett Park bandstand, 359 Klein Road, Amherst. Free.

Zumba. Last week, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Day Road Park gazebo, 5014-98 Day Road, Town of Lockport. Free.

Zumba. Last week, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Westwood Park, 175 Pavement Road, Lancaster. Free.

Zumba. Last week, 10 a.m. Thursday, Cheektowaga Town Park, between shelters 12 and 13, 2600 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga. Free.

Zumba. 6 p.m. Thursday, Day Road Park gazebo, 5014-98 Day Road, Town of Lockport. Free.

Zumba. Last week, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Allen Park band shell, West Virginia and Elizabeth avenues, Jamestown. Free.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH TALKS

Wellness Wednesdays. Noon Wednesday, Ellicott Square Building lobby, 295 Main St. Free.

HOLISTIC HEALTH

Backbend to Basics. 10 a.m. next Saturday, Osteopathic Wellness Medicine of Western New York, 235 S. Elmwood Ave., Suite 120. For more info, visit wnyosteowellness.com. $25.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Invisible Illness Game Night. 6 p.m. Saturday, Denny’s, 4610 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Peer-to-peer support group/game night for people ages 18 to 45 who suffer from physical “invisible” illnesses. Free.

Northtowns Parkinson’s Caregiver Support. 3 p.m. Tuesday, The Meadows at Weinberg Campus, 2650 N. Forest Road, Amherst. Call 833-5389 for more info.

NUTRITION

Green Cuisine. 7 p.m. Monday, Unitarian Universalist Church, 6320 Main St., Amherst. Geri Hens will present on “GMO, Herbicide Health Implications for Bees, Pollinators and Local Ecosystem.” For more info, visit buffaloglutenfree.org.

Nutrition talk. 12:15 p.m. Thursday, Templeton Landing, 2 Templeton Terrace. Dr. Scott Darling will speak about performance enhancing drugs and nutrition. For more info, visit buffalonyrotary.org. Free.

Food Truck Tuesday. 5 p.m. Tuesday, Larkin Square, 745 Seneca St.

FARMERS MARKETS

Elmwood Village Farmers Market. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, next Saturday, Elmwood Avenue at Bidwell Parkway.

Kenmore Farmers Market. 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, next Saturday, Kenmore Municipal Green, Delaware Avenue at Delaware Road, Kenmore.

West Seneca Main Street Marketplace. 4 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Union Road and Main Street, next to West Seneca Town Hall.

HEALTHY EATING SUPPORT

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS). 9 a.m. Monday, Highland Hose Firehall, 1 George Nablo Parkway, Evans. Annual dues of $32; weekly fee of $1.

TOPS. 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Tonawanda Zion Church, 15 Koenig Circle, Town of Tonawanda. $2.

TOPS. 9 a.m. Wednesday, Cheektowaga Recreation Center, 2600 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga. For more TOPS. 5 p.m. Wednesday, Lancaster Municipal Building Room 215, 5423 Broadway, Lancaster.

TOPS. 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Northwest Buffalo Community Center, 155 Lawn Ave.

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