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2018-11-07 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Church offers Veterans Day service

Veterans are encouraged to participate in the opening processional, flag ceremony and closing recessional for the Veterans Day Service 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at Trinity Old Lutheran Church, 3445 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. A coffee hour will follow. There will be a list of surviving and deceased veterans in the bulletin. Send information by mail or email trinityoldlutheran@verizon.net. For more information, call 836-4868.

Forest Stream Garden Club to meet

Forest Stream Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Mischler’s Florist and Greenhouses, 118 S. Forest Road, Williamsville. Participants will make succulent dish gardens suitable for holiday celebrations or house plants. There is a fee.

Temple announces program speaker

The Brotherhood of Temple Beth Zion announces that an installment of the Achim program will be held at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, in the Meadows Lounge at the Weinberg Campus, 2650 N. Forest Road, Getzville. Jacqualine Berger, a council member for Amherst, will discuss the national and state election results and politics. Achim is a free monthly program to benefit the residents and guests. For more information, contact Ken Graber at 681-9885.

Town & Country Garden Club to meet

The Town & Country Garden Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at Transit Middle School, 8730 Transit Road, East Amherst. Peggy Nash, a Niagara County master gardener, will present a program on aspects of growing and using herbs.

Interfaith services to be offered

Pastor Bill Hennessy and Rabbi Alex Lazarus-Klein will hold a discussion at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Congregation Shir Shalom, 4660 Sheridan Drive, Williamsville, on the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht and the current state of relations between Christians and Jews. The second part of the conversation will be held at 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at North Presbyterian Church, 300 N. Forest Road.

School to present Disney musical

Students at Mount St. Mary Academy, 3756 Delaware Ave., Tonawanda, will be performing in Disney’s “High School Musical” at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, and Saturday, Nov. 10, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. There will be an opening night gala reception prior to the show on Friday. VIP tickets, for preferred seating and the reception, are $20, or $12 for seniors or children. General admission is $15, and tickets for seniors or children are $10.

Shopping event set at Heathwood

Heathwood Assisted Living, at 815 Hopkins Road, will host a Christmas shopping area from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13. There will be a variety of items, including assorted Christmas crafts, knickknacks and a $1 table. Proceeds from the sale will benefit Heathwood’s wellness programs for the residents.

Amherst Chamber Ensembles to perform

The Amherst Chamber Ensembles will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18. The concert will feature the ACE Wind Ensemble at the Trinity Performing Arts Center at Trinity United Methodist Church, 711 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst.

Book club meeting set at banquet center

The Amherst Book Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Fairdale Banquet Center, 672 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville. The meeting will begin with the speaker Linda Drajem reviewing the book “Writing Memoirs.” Luncheon will be served at 12:30 p.m. For more information, contact Linda Eaton at 854-3564.

Village historical museum open Nov. 11

The Village of Williamsville Historical Society Museum will be open Sunday, Nov. 11, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Meeting House, 5658 Main St. See displays, photos, maps, research material, uniforms and more. There will be free admission and parking. The museum will be open the second Sunday of every month from September to June.

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