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2017-03-22 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Free health fair set for March 25

A free community wellness health fair will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 25, at Christ United Methodist Church, 350 Saratoga Road in Amherst. Blood sugar, cholesterol and glaucoma testing; blood pressure readings; and weigh-ins will be available as well as materials on dental education, diabetes, nutrition and physical activity.

St. Mary’s to hold wine pairing event

St. Mary’s Church in Swormville will hold its annual wine pairing event from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 25, in the Parish Center. The event features premium Finger Lake wines from Eagle Crest and O-Neh-Da Vineyards, and pairings will be from Amici Restorante, Cornerstone Bar & Grill, Falletta’s, Genevieve’s Cheesecakes, Schnitzel & Co., Campobello’s Cucina Italiana, Salvatore’s and others. Tickets are $25 and are available at the rectory, 6919 Transit Road, or by calling Janice O’Brien at 688-9380, ext. 41.

Food drive scheduled at Christ the King

A food drive sponsored by the St. Vincent de Paul Society will be held on March 25 and 26 in the Christ the King School parking lot, 2 Lamarck Drive, Amherst. The truck will be open during the weekend Masses at 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Sunday. Bring nonperishable foods only.

Pancake breakfast slated at post

Members of AMVETS Post 49 will hold a Sunday pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday, March 26, at the post, 3758 Sheridan Drive in Amherst. There is a suggested donation of $8 for adults and $4 for children younger than 10.

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