2010-11-24 / Entertainment

Family Activities


thurs. 25
. After School Escape — Children in grades K-5 are invited to enjoy a one-hour
program for kids featuring a different, fun, outdoor activity each week, 4:30 p.m. Thursday,
Nov. 25 at Reinstein Woods, 77 Honorine Dr., Depew; Free - no registration required.
683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html

fri. 26
. Thanksgiving activities — Make Thanksgiving crafts and play some games, 12
noon Friday, Nov. 26 at the Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum, 180 Thompson St.,
North Tonawanda; Free activity with admission. 693-188, www.carrouselmuseum.org . Turkey Stroll — The day after Thanksgiving is a great time for a walk in the woods.
Join us on a guided nature walk as we look for wild turkeys and the clues they leave behind,
10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 26 at Reinstein Woods, 77 Honorine Dr., Depew; Free -
Registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
sat. 27
. Santa at the Carrousel — Santa will be visiting the Carrousel Factory, come enjoy
Lunch With Santa from 11 a .m. –12 noon Saturday, Nov. 27, then from 12 noon–3 p.m.
children may tell Santa their Christmas wishes and ride with him on the 1916 hand carved
carrousel. Mrs. Claus will hand out candy canes and free hot chocolate will be available in
the Gift Shop. Crafts will be provided in the Children’s Gallery. Entertainment for a family
audience will be presented starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27 at the Herschell Carrousel
Factory Museum, 180 Thompson St., North Tonawanda; $ - Reservations required for
Lunch. 693-1885, www.carrouselmuseum.org
sun. 28
. Sunday Family Walk — The entire family is welcome to walk through the woods
as naturalists help you seek out the natural wonders that abound at Beaver Meadow. 2 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 28 at Beaver Meadow Audubon Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java; Free.
1-800-377-1520, www.buffaloaudubon.com
thurs. 2
. After School Escape — Children in grades K-5 are invited to enjoy a one-hour
program for kids featuring a different, fun, outdoor activity each week, 4:30 p.m. Thursday,
Dec. 2 at Reinstein Woods, 77 Honorine Dr., Depew; Free - no registration requ i re d .
683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html

fri. 26 Enrichment Day If you’re searching for something to do with your visiting friends and relatives over the holiday weekend, stop by the Buffalo Zoo for Enrichment Day, supporting the Food Bank of WNY! Animal residents will receive special enrichment in a variety of ways to stimulate their senses. Keepers will incorporate new food items, toys, smells and sounds to keep the animals mentally and physically healthy. Keepers will also be on hand to explain the particular enrichment their animals are receiving, as well as its significance to that species, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26 at the Buffalo Zoo, 300 Parkside Ave., Buffalo; $ - Visitors can bring a canned food item to receive $1 off admission. 995-6133, www.buffaloz oo.org fri. 26 Enrichment Day If you’re searching for something to do with your visiting friends and relatives over the holiday weekend, stop by the Buffalo Zoo for Enrichment Day, supporting the Food Bank of WNY! Animal residents will receive special enrichment in a variety of ways to stimulate their senses. Keepers will incorporate new food items, toys, smells and sounds to keep the animals mentally and physically healthy. Keepers will also be on hand to explain the particular enrichment their animals are receiving, as well as its significance to that species, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26 at the Buffalo Zoo, 300 Parkside Ave., Buffalo; $ - Visitors can bring a canned food item to receive $1 off admission. 995-6133, www.buffaloz oo.org

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