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2017-11-09 / What's Going On

What's Going On

‘Evening on the Greens’ planned

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce will have its “Evening on the Greens” from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at Fox Valley Club, 6161 Genesee St. in Lancaster. The event will feature wine tasting, specialty beer tasting and a silent auction. Visit www.wnychamber.com /events for details.

Alumni foundation to host mixer

The Lancaster Educational Alumni Foundation is hosting its annual LEAF mixer from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at The Cove, 4701 Transit Road in Depew. Nerds Gone Wild will take the stage at 9:18 p.m. Tickets are $30 each or $50 for couples, presale; $35 each or $60 for couples, at the door. Tickets can be purchased by mailing a check payable to LEAF, at P.O. Box 196, Lancaster, NY 14086. Visit www.nyleaf.org or call 310-9168 for details.

Cub Scout chicken barbecue set

Cub Scout Pack 601 will host a chicken barbecue from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at Bowmansville Fire Hall, 36 Main St. in Bowmansville. Dinners are $10; call Scott at 445-5649 for details.

Hockey team to hold meat raffle

Buffalo Regals Junior Hockey will host a meat raffle from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Depew/Lancaster Moose Lodge, 5437 Broadway. Admission is $5 advance or $8 at the door. Reserved tables of 8 are $60. Beer and soda are provided. Bring your own snacks, but no outside alcohol is permitted. For tickets and information, contact John Evoy at 510-1784 or email buffaloregalsgojhl@gmail.com.

Faith United to host veteran breakfast

Faith United Methodist Church will host its veterans breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at 5505 Broadway, Lancaster. Veterans from all branches of the military are invited to attend; program speaker is Vietnam veteran Pastor Westley Tessey.

Trinity Episcopal sets Snowflake Bazaar

Trinity Episcopal Church is having its Snowflake Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at 5448 Broadway in Lancaster. There will be tables for rent, crafts, a bake sale, basket raffle, 50/50 split drawing and rummage sale. The kitchen will serve clam chowder and sandwiches from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

OLOP to host ‘Prayer of the Heart’

Our Lady of Pompeii Church will have Deacon Greg Feary present “Prayer of the Heart” from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, at 158 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Call 683-6522, ext. 125 or visit www.olpparish.com for details.

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. 14 and 28, and Dec. 12 and 26 at St. Mary’s Elementary School, 2 St. Mary’s Hill in Lancaster. Call 683-6445, ext. 24, or email dianez@stmarysonthe hill.org for details.

Historical Society craft sale upcoming

The Lancaster Historical Society will have its craft sale from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at 40 Clark St. in Lancaster. A basket raffle will benefit the building restoration fund.

Seneca Hose plans November vendor fair

Seneca Hose Fire Co. will hold a vendor fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the fire hall, 2801 Seneca St., West Seneca. Fifty vendors and crafters will be at the event. Donations of canned goods will be accepted at this time.

Faith United sets chicken barbecue

Faith United Methodist Church will hold a Chiavetta’s chicken barbecue at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at 5505 Broadway, Lancaster. Tickets are $11; contact Loretta at 683-3311.

Halfway to Dyngus Day party set

Lt. Col. Matt Urban VFW 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, drink specials for purchase include Polish vodka, beer and Krupnik. Call 681-8387 for details.

Santa photos to be held at Faith United

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. Call 683-5293 for details.

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.

Dog park meetings scheduled

Those interested in organizing a dog park in Lancaster will meet at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of every month until Nov. 15 at the Lancaster Library, 5466 Broadway. Discussions involve fundraising ideas and efforts to get commitments from the county and town.

Lancaster Garden Club sets event

The Lancaster Garden Club will help decorate the Theodore Roosevelt site on Monday, Nov. 27, at 641 Delaware Ave. in Buffalo. The club will also be at Westwood Park for a community holiday event from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28.

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 details and 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 and refreshments. Call the recreation office at 684-3320 for details.

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