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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to actress Meryl Streep, born on this date in 1949, “You can’t get spoiled if you do your own ironing.” . . . ALL TUNED UP – St. Louis Church, Main and Edward streets, will host a rededication recital at 3 p.m. Sunday to celebrate the installation of a new keyboard console for its historic Kimball pipe organ. The program will pay tribute to Willia…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to French existentialist philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre, born on this date in 1905, “Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.” . . . ON THE MOVE – Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will hold its annual Stroke Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in a new location, the parking lot at Sam’s Club, 1580 Military Road, Niagara Falls. …

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OLAF FUB SEZ: Advice from playwright Lillian Hellman, born on this date in 1905, “It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.” . . . PLENTY OF FUN – Three days of music, amusement rides and other attractions begin Thursday evening when the West Seneca Civic and Patriotic Commission holds its annual Community Days in Veterans Memorial Par…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: Advice from writer, artist and philosopher Elbert Hubbard, born on this date in 1856, “The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you’ll make one.” . . . ’TIS THE SEASON – New Hope United Methodist Church, 2846 Seneca St., West Seneca, holds its annual Strawberry Festival from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday with hot dogs, hamburgers and, o…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: A favorite lyric from singer, songwriter and former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney, born on this date in 1942, “Take a sad song and make it better.” . . . GRAND FINALE – Dennis Galucki, the founder of the Center for the Study of Art & Architecture, History & Nature, is the speaker at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the event he inaugurated, the IMAGINE Buffalo lun…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, born on this date in 1932, “You campaign in poetry. You govern in prose.” . . . A YEAR OLDER – It’s not a milestone anniversary – only their 88th – but the folks at Vidler’s 5 & 10 store on Main Street in East Aurora will be celebrating just the same on Saturday. Beginning around 11 a.m., they will serve fr…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: Advice from actor and singer Burl Ives, born on this date in 1909, “A thief will just rob you/ And take all you save/ But a false hearted lover/ Will lead you to the grave.” . . . ROLL ON THE RIVER – You’ve seen Buffalo’s historic E. M. Cotter fireboat. Maybe you’ve stepped aboard and toured it. Now, during the 18th annual Buffalo River Fest, you ca…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: A favorite seasonal lyric from singer and songwriter Rivers Cuomo, born on this date in 1970, “We got the wind in our sail/ Like Darwin on the Beagle.” . . . FLASHY FENDERS – Admission is free for the second annual Brothers of Mercy Classic Car Show and Concert at 6:30 p.m. tonight. Dozens of antique and classic automobiles will be on display on the…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to diarist Anne Frank, born on this date in 1929, “In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.” . . . HELP FOR VETS – Alternative therapies will be the focus of the third annual Western New York in Support of Veterans symposium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Buffalo History Museum, One Museum Court at Nottingh…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, born on this date in 1913, “If it doesn’t matter who wins or loses, then why do they keep score?” . . . GROWTH INDUSTRY – Ed Healy, vice president of marketing for Visit Buffalo Niagara, and Jim Charlier of Garden Walk Buffalo are speakers at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the IMAGINE Buffalo lunchtime lecture se…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to architect Frank Lloyd Wright, born on this date in 1867, “We should learn from the snail: it has devised a home that is both exquisite and functional.” . . . BRING IT ON HOME – Covenant United Methodist Church, 539 Main St., West Seneca, holds a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $1. A $5 bag sale starts at noon. The Z…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: An observation from comedian Joan Rivers, born Joan Alexandra Molinsky on this date in 1933, “I hate housework. You make the beds, you do the dishes, and six months later, you have to start all over again.” . . . SWING AND SWAY – Period dress is encouraged as the historic Central Terminal, 495 Paderewski Drive, holds a 1940s Dinner Dance from 5 to 11 p.m. F…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to the first American woman to win a Nobel Prize for Literature, novelist Pearl S. Buck, born on this date in 1892, “You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.” . . . GETTING WRIGHT – The Larkin Gallery in Larkin Center of Commerce, 701 Seneca St., celebrates its first anniversary from …

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to performance artist Laurie Anderson, born on this date in 1947, “Paradise is exactly like where you are right now, only much, much better.” . . . REUNION ALERT – Reservations are needed by next Sunday for the complimentary luncheon reunion of the Bishop Colton High School Class of 1958 and their companions at 11:30 a.m. June 21 in the Columns Ba…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to astronomer and author Clifford Stoll, born in Buffalo on this date in 1951: “Data is not information; information is not knowledge; knowledge is not understanding; understanding is not wisdom.” . . . FIRED UP – Monday night cookouts return from 5 to 7 p.m. today at South Buffalo Post 721, American Legion, 136 Cazenovia St. On the grill every Mo…