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2017-07-27 / What's Going On

What's Going On

St. Mary’s WINGS plans movie series

The Women in God’s Spirit Bible study group at St. Mary of the Assumption Church will host a free movie series, all starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 27, and Wednesday, Aug. 16, at 1 St. Mary’s Hill in Lancaster. Call 200-2261.

‘Closest to the Pin’ benefits memorial

Broadway Driving Range and Miniature Golf will host its 14th annual “Closest to the Pin” competition from noon to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, at 4367 Broadway in Depew. A $10 donation includes a medium bucket of balls, three competition balls and lunch. Proceeds will benefit the Bryce Buchholz Memorial BMX and Skatepark.

Lord of Life plans anniversary gala

Lord of Life Lutheran Church will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dean Hunneshagen at a special worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 30, at 1025 Borden Road, Depew.

Plymouth Crossroads sets Tee-Off

Plymouth Crossroads in Lancaster will have its annual Tee-Off for Teens event at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7, at Chestnut Hill Country Club, 1330 Broadway in Darien Center. Registration is at 9 a.m., the day of, at $110 per person. Visit www.plymouthcrossroads.org for details.

Hull House to host interactive event

The British are coming to Lancaster’s Hull Family Home and Farmstead, 5976 Genesee St., from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, and Sunday, Aug. 13, for its Living History Weekend with a focus on the Revolutionary War. Guests can watch cooking and laundry demonstrations, as well as military tactical demonstrations. There will also be a Sunday church service at 10:30 a.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children ages 8 to 14; children younger than 8 are free.

Rotary Club sets car show at Depew HS

The Rotary Club of Lancaster Depew will be hosting a car show at Depew High School, 5201 Transit Road in Depew, from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8. The fee is $15 for registration. Vehicles should arrive between 3 and 5 p.m. The first 50 cars will receive a gift; call Brian at 206-4374 for details.

Chamber to host golf events

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its golf classic starting at 8 a.m. Monday, July 31, at Fox Valley Club, 6161 Genesee St., Lancaster, and another golf outing Sunday, Aug. 20, at Chestnut Hill Country Club, 1330 Broadway, Darien Center. Email info@wny chamber.com or call 681-9755 for details.

Hull House hosts ’Pig n’ Pint’ event

Lancaster’s Hull Family Home and Farmstead, 5962 Genesee St., will host its “Pig n’ Pint” event from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9. Tickets are $40 presale and $45 at the door, which includes a barbecue dinner and one beverage. This fundraiser will include beer tastings and live music; call 741-7032 to make a reservation.

Our Lady of Pompeii youth groups ongoing

Our Lady of Pompeii Parish youth groups meet Thursdays, 5:30 to 7 p.m. for grades seven through eight and 7:30 to 9 p.m. for grades nine to 12, at the ministry center, 129 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Visit www.OLPParish.com or call 683-6522, ext. 112, for details.

Garden club to tour Silo City

The Lancaster Garden Club will have a Silo City Boat Tour for its members on Thursday, Aug. 17. The hour-and-a-half boat ride will be followed by lunch at the Panorama on Seven, Canalside. Email mstyflwr@aol.com for details.

Elma church to host annual picnic

Annunciation Church in Elma will host its annual picnic from Friday, Aug. 18, to Sunday, Aug. 20, at 7580 Clinton St. in Elma. Visit annunciation. cc or call 683-5254 for a full list of bands and vendors.

Historical Society sets museum ceremony

The Lancaster Historical Society will be celebrating its 30th anniversary of the Clark Street museum dedication on Saturday, Aug. 19, at Ripa’s Restaurant, 4218 Walden Ave. in Lancaster.

St. Mary’s sets car show, barbecue

St. Mary’s High School will host its Classic Car Show and Chicken Barbecue from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at 142 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Registration for the car show is at 9 a.m. the day of the event. Call Amanda Rebeck at 683-4824 or email arebeck@smhlancers.org for details.

Bishop Edward Grosz to speak at Pompeii

Our Lady of Pompeii Parish will have Bishop Edward Grosz speak about messages related to the Marian apparitions from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, at 129 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Call 683-6522 for details.

Summer theater slates productions

The Lancaster Youth Bureau’s Summer Performing Arts Academy will hold two productions in August. “Surf’s Up!” a Beach Boys-style musical comedy, will take place at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, as well as 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at the Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” will be at 7:30 p.m. each evening from Thursday, Aug. 10, to Saturday, Aug. 12, at Lancaster Middle School, 148 Aurora St., Lancaster. Get tickets at the Lancaster Youth Bureau, 200 Oxford St.

Alden Farmers Market to host performances

The Alden Farmers Market, which takes place every Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct. 14, will have Matt’s Music Vocal Team performing July 29. The market is located in the Tractor Supply lot/Save-a-Lot plaza, 13119 Broadway in Alden. Visit aldenny.org for a full list of events, or call 937-6177 for more information.

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