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2017-11-16 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Lancaster Garden Club plans event

The Lancaster Garden Club will help decorate the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site on Monday, Nov. 27, at 641 Delaware Ave., Buffalo. The club will also be at Westwood Park for a community holiday event from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28. The garden club will decorate the Lancaster Library for Christmas at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 5466 Broadway.

ACT/SAT testing offered at Maryvale

Students can take simulated ACT/SAT tests at Maryvale’s Robert A. Binner Educational Center, 1050 Maryvale Drive, Cheektowaga. Visit www.allprotutoring.com.

St. Mary’s schedules driver education

St. Mary’s High School has partnered with AAA of Central and Western New York to offer driver education classes to its students and members of the community from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays until Nov. 28. The first half of the program is from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at 142 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster, while the second half will be in the car from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The program costs $520. Visit www.smhlancers.org for information or to download registration forms.

Santa is coming to Westwood Park

The Town of Lancaster will once again sponsor Santa at Westwood from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, at the park pavilion, 175 Pavement Road in Lancaster. Santa will arrive by fire truck and read a story to children. There will also be hay rides, letter writing to Santa, ornament decorating, face painting and refreshments. Call the recreation office at 684-3320 for more information. There is no cost for the event.

Hull House to host Christmas Tea

The Hull Family Home and Farmstead will have its Christmas Tea at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at 5962 Genesee St. in Lancaster. Guests will be treated to hot soup, tea sandwiches, scones and petit desserts, along with a variety of teas. Father Christmas will be stopping by to look over Christmas lists and pass out candy canes. The event costs $22 per person. Call 741-7032 to make a reservation. The house will be open from noon to 4 p.m. for tea guests to visit.

St. Mary’s to offer yoga classes

St. Mary of the Assumption Parish will offer meditation and yoga classes from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 28, and Dec. 12 and 26, at St. Mary’s Elementary School, 2 St. Mary’s Hill in Lancaster. For information, call 683-6445, ext. 24, or send an email to dianez@stmarysonthehill.org.

Halfway to Dyngus Day party set

Lt. Col. Matt Urban Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7275 will have its Halfway to Dyngus Day party from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at 3471 Walden Ave. in Lancaster. Free authentic Polish food will be served, with drink specials for purchase, to include Polish vodka, beer and Krupnik. For information, call 681-8387.

Craft bazaar set for December

Harris Hill Nursing Facility’s craft bazaar will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, at 2699 Wehrle Drive in Lancaster. Contact Jill Skibinski at 929-9358 for details.

Historical Society sets monthly program

The Lancaster Historical Society will have Gary Costello speak about “The Historic Hull House” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at the Historical Society Museum, 40 Clark St. in Lancaster.

Faith UMC to host Santa Claus

Faith United Methodist Church is “Ho-Ho-Hosting Santa Claus” from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at 5505 Broadway in Lancaster. A $10 donation will support church projects. For information, call 683-5293.

NYCOM’s Wade Beltramo to speak

Wade Baltramo with the New York Conference of Mayors will speak about the possibility of Depew becoming a town at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, at Depew Council Chambers in Village Hall, 85 Manitou St. The event is sponsored by the Depew Tax Relief Task Force and the Village of Depew.

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