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2017-09-13 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Saturday parish study to be held at St. Leo

St. Leo the Great Church will hold a parish study from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays beginning Sept. 16 and ending Dec. 16. The study will focus on the understanding of the Queen of Heaven. If interested, send a $20 check payable to St. Leo the Great, 885 Sweet Home Road, Amherst, NY 14226. For more information, contact Dawn Iacono at 835-8905, ext. 12, or at diacono@stleothegreatamherst.com.

Choir to host open rehearsals

The ABC Bel Canto Choir will host open rehearsals Thursday, Sept. 14, at Christ United Methodist Church, 350 Saratoga Road, Amherst. All singers entering grades three through 12 are welcome. Students in grades three through six can come from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; students in grades six through 12 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.; and high school students and guys with changed and changing voices from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. For information, visit www.abcbelcanto.org.

A. J. Jurek Post to hold breakfast

A pancake breakfast will take place from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, at the A. J. Jurek Post, 655 New Road, between Smith Road and Millersport Highway, East Amherst. The all-you-can-eat breakfast includes pancakes, eggs, sausage links and patties, juice and coffee. The cost is free for children 5 and younger, $4 for children younger than 12, and $8 for adults.

Smallwood Garden Club slates meeting

The next meeting of the Smallwood Garden Club will take place at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, at Williamsville United Methodist Church, 5682 Main St. Nancy Kalieta, a former volunteer coordinator at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens and current president of the Hamburg House and Gardens Flower Club, will give a presentation about Queen Victoria’s life; the use of tussie mussies; and meanings associated with specific flowers.

MITA slates September meeting

Madwomen in the Attic, a feminist support and literacy activism group for women who have been harmed by the mental health industry or the stigma attached to mental illness, and their allies, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, at Pilgrim-St. Luke’s United Church, 355 Richmond Ave., Buffalo. Contact madwomenofwny@gmail.com or visit www.madintheattic.org for more information.

Church to hold rummage sale

Christ United Methodist Church, 350 Saratoga Road in Amherst, will hold a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, and a bag sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17. Patrons can fill a bag at a cost of $5 per bag.

Amherst Presbyterian chicken, rib dinner set

There will be eat-in or takeout chicken and rib dinners, presented by Krolick’s, and a craft sale from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at Amherst Presbyterian Church, 151 Youngs Road. Dinners cost $12. For more information, call 633-4565.

Waterwheel Squares to hold open sessions

The Waterwheel Squares Dance Club is holding two open sessions beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 19 and 26, at the Amherst Community Church, 77 Washington Highway. The sessions are free. Water and snacks will be provided. For more information, call 656-0679.

Tea planned for cystic health group

Women Interested in Cystic Health will hold a membership tea from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, at the Park Country Club, 4949 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.

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