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2018-03-07 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Daemen’s Rhetorical Roar club to meet

The Rhetorical Roar Toastmasters Club at Daemen College will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, March 9, in the executive board room at the Wick Center, 4380 Main St. The club helps those improve public speaking skills and build confidence. New members are welcome. For more information, email pgorman@daemen.edu.

Program to discuss dementia research

The Alzheimer’s Association will offer a program detailing advancements in dementia research at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, at the association’s Western New York office, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Suite 6, in Williamsville. To reserve a seat, call 1-800-272-3900 or email program.wny@alz.org.

Historical Society Museum to open

The Village of Williamsville Historical Society Museum will be open from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at the Meeting House, 5658 Main St. near Mill Street. There will be displays, photos, maps, research material, uniforms, Glen Amusement Park information and more. Admission and parking are free. The museum is open the second Sunday of the month from September through June.

Beechwood Service Guild sets meeting

The Rev. Dorothea Schweitzer of Bethany United Methodist Church will present a Lenten message at the next meeting of the Beechwood Service Guild at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 7, at the Beechwood Residence, 2235 Millersport Highway, Getzville.

Girls lacrosse team to host fundraiser

The Amherst Central High School varsity girls lacrosse team will hold its annual mattress fundraiser from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 10, in the gym at Amherst Middle School, 55 Kings Highway. All size mattresses are available with up to 50 percent off retail prices.

Trinity Performing Arts Center to host concert

Singer and songwriter Tim Andrews will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 9, in the Trinity Performing Arts Center at Trinity United Methodist Church, 711 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst. Admission is free, but the Trinity Performing Arts Center is currently looking for sponsors. For more information or to become involved in the arts center, call 423-7130.

Faith UCC to host free lunch program

Faith United Church of Christ will host its free lunch program from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, through March 23, at the church, 1300 Maple Road. Community members can experience a free lunch comprising casseroles, homemade soup, sandwiches, desserts, drinks and fruit.

Temple to hold free Achim program

The Brotherhood of Temple Beth Zion will hold this month’s free Achim program at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 11, in the Meadows Building, located on the second floor of Weinberg Campus, 2650 N. Forest Road, Getzville. The program will feature Nathan Sull, the publisher of One Stop Jewish Buffalo. Sull is an avid fan of the late President John F. Kennedy and will present a program about his assassination. For further information, contact Ken Graber at 681-9885.

St. Stephen’s UCC to host music night

St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ, 8520 Tonawanda Creek Road, East Amherst, will host “Emerald Isle,” a program of Irish, nautical and Celtic music at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11. All proceeds from the free-will offering will go to the Kevin Guest House in Buffalo, which serves Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Buffalo General Hospital patients and their families. Head east on Tonawanda Creek Road, as the church can only be approached from the west.

Osteoporosis support group to meet March 21

Catholic Health will host an osteoporosis support group from 10 to 11:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of every month in the Beechwood Residence auditorium, 2235 Millersport Highway, Getzville. The first meeting will be held on March 21. The support group will feature guest speakers discussing various topics to help people living with osteoporosis or at risk for developing the condition. New members and walk-ins are welcome. For more information, call Catholic Health’s Health- Connection at 447-6205.

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