Weekly Feature

2007-02-21 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Stroke testing

to be available at church

Residents living in and around Amherst can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke. Life Line Screening Radiology will be at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 4007 Main St., Amherst, starting at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23. Screenings cost approximately $109. A complete vascular package, including osteoporosis screening, costs $129. For an appointment, call 1-877-237-1944 or visit www.lifelineradiology.com. Preregistration is required.

Musical to hit

Center for the Arts stage

The Department of Theatre and Dance at the University at Buffalo will present "Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill; A Musical Voyage" at 8 p.m. Feb. 21-24 and at 2 p.m. Feb. 24 and 25. The cost is $15, $8 students and seniors. Call 852-5000, 645-ARTS or 645-6771. Ash Wednesday fish fry

to be held at school

SS. Peter and Paul and Boy Scout Troop 22 will hold their annual Ash Wednesday Fish Fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the school, 5480 Main St., Williamsville. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children. Cheese pizza will be available for $3.

WNY Rose Society

to hold monthly meeting

The Western New York Rose Society will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21 at St. Stephen's Church, 750 Wehrle Drive, Amherst. Call 833-5549.


to hold seminar

Beechwood Health Care Center, 2235 Millersport Highway, will hold a health seminar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22. Call 636-7531.

Bonsai group to meet

third Wednesdays

Buffalo Bonsai Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21 at Menne's Nursery, 3100 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst. Call Bob Maxwell at 662-4940.

Family Movie Night

set for Feb. 23

Family Movie Night, a "Veggie Tales" movie, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23 at New Creation Fellowship, 3325 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. Call 631-8595. Performance 'Ira Glass'

to be held at Center

The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo will present "Ira Glass" at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Center for the Arts, North Campus in Amherst.

Zodiaque Dance

Company to perform

Zodiaque Dance Storm will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23-25 and March 1-4 at the UB Center for the Arts.

Phocus to perform

at Lamm Post Manor

The Geo. F. Lamm Post American Legion #622 will hold its February Beer Blast Dance and Taste of Wardynski Meats. Phocus, performing with Dave "Scrubby" Seweryniak, will perform from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Feb. 24 at Lamm Post Manor, 962 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville. The cost is $10 and includes complimentary meat sampling by Wardynski's Meats.

Amherst Republican

Women to meet

The Amherst Republican Women will hold their next meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25 at Italian Village Restaurant on Wehrle Drive in Amherst. Call 688-9016 or 634-0269.

RSD Support Group

to meet Feb. 26

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Support Group meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 4007 Main St., Eggertsville. Call 896-0771.

Zonta Club to recognize

Black History Month

Zonta Club of Amherst, in recognition of Black History Month, will host Daughters of Creative Sound at its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27 at Fanny's Restaurant on Sheridan Drive in Amherst. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. and costs $22. The performers are a group of 11 African-American women who express the story of their African descent through vocal, visual and percussive instruments. Call 626-4462.

Kadimah School

presents planetarium

Kadimah School will present the Mobile Dome Planetarium from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 1085 Eggert Road. It is the only traveling planetarium in WNY and will be explained by astronomer Paul Krupinski. Church to hold six-week

Lenten supper, program

Williamsville United Methodist Church will hold a six-week program series, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with dinner followed by a program at 6:15 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Feb. 28 through March 28. The sixth installation will be Thursday, April 5. The church is located at 5681 Main St., Williamsville.

Temple Beth Zion to hold

adult education course

Temple Beth Zion will hold adult education courses from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 28, March 7, 14, 21 and 28 at 700 Sweet Home Road, Amherst. For information or to register, call 836-6565, ext. 12.

De Amherst Garden Club

to hold general meeting

De Amherst Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 6540 Main St., Williamsville. The topic will be "Tools of the Trade."

Museum begins fiction

book club

Amherst Museum has started a new book club, which is free to the public. The first meeting will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 at the museum, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst. The first book will be Edith Wharton's "The Age of Innocence."

Bereavement Support

Group to meet in Snyder

Christ the King Bereavement Committee will sponsor a support group biweekly from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning March 6 through May 8. The sessions will be held at 30 Lamarck Drive, Amherst, in the church library. For more information, call Linda Maslona at 839-2363.

'The Exonerated' to hit

stage at Center for Arts

"The Exonerated" will be presented by the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University at Buffalo at 8 p.m. March 1-3 and at 2 p.m. March 3 and 4 at 103 Center for The Arts, Amherst, on the UB North Campus.

Cub Scout Pack 248

to hold fish fry

Cub Scout Pack 248 will host a fish fry from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 2 at Maple West Elementary School, 851 Maple Road, Williamsville. Proceeds will benefit a new playground fund at the school. Eat-in and take-out are available.

World Day of Prayer held

at St. Leo the Great

The annual World Day of Prayer will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 2 at St. Leo the Great Church, 885 Sweet Home Road, Amherst.

Mothers & More to meet

at Glenwood Village

The Buffalo Chapter of Mothers & More will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 7 to discuss "Favorite Adventures with our Children in This Area" and at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 22 to discuss "The Financial Facts of Retirement: What Every Woman Should Know." The sessions will be held at Elderwood at Glenwood Village, 5271 Main St., Williamsville. Call 691-0005 or 839-2345.

NAMI to meet

March 8, 28

The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 8, and the Family Support Group will meet Wednesday, March 28 at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4007 Main St., Amherst.

Maple East committee

to hold boutique sale

The Maple East Playground Committee will host a Boutique Sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 10 at Maple East Elementary School, 1500 Maple Road. The event includes Irish dancing performances at 1 and 3 p.m. and the sale of purses, jewelry, Tupperware and fashions.

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