Weekly Feature



2012-05-24 / Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 24
. Bills Autograph Signing — Former Buffalo Bills player “Joe D” DeLamielleure
will sign autographs, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 24 at the NCDSA Union Office in the
Bewley Building, Lockport. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Niagara Hospice.
439-4417. A World on Fire: Britain’s Crucial Role in the American Civil War — The
Buffalo Civil War Round Table presents Professor Timothy Madigan of St. John Fisher
College in Rochester, as he reviews “A World on Fire: Britain’s Crucial Role in the
American Civil War,” 7 p.m. Thursday, May 24 at the Lancaster
Historical Society, 40 Clark St., Lancaster; Free.
www.buffalocivilwar.com
fri. 25 & sat. 26
. Master Gardeners’ Plant Sale — 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Friday, May 25; and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 26 at 1071
Amherst St., between Delavan and Colvin
avenues, Buffalo; $.
fri. 25-sun. 27
. Para-Horror Convention — This event
at the Buffalo Central Terminal will feature celebrity
guests, ghost hunts, candlelight tours, movie screenings,
zombie walk, lectures and workshops, and is presented
by Beyond Ghosts, 9 p.m.-1 p.m. Friday, May 25;
noon-2 a.m. Saturday, May 26; and 8-11 p.m. Sunday,
May 27, Buffalo Central Terminal, 495 Paderewski
Drive, Buffalo; $. www.beyondghosts.com
sat. 26
. WNY Sound Smash — Concert featuring the Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus, Music
is Art (Grace Stumberg/the Brass Monkeez), Buffalo Gay Men’s Chorus, Blues Society
featuring Tommy Z, Buffalo Music Hall of Fame (featuring Taylor Made Jazz), Buffalo
Philharmonic Orchestra (featuring the Clara String Quartet), the Colored Musicians Club
(featuring the George Scott Big Band), Collaboration: Blues Society and Hall of Fame and
Colored Musicians Club, 1-7 p.m. Saturday, May 26 at Old Fall’s Street Middle Block,
downtown Falls, N.Y.; Free.. NiagaraMaster Gardeners of Erie County — Master gardeners will answer gardening
questions and bring your soil to test (up to three different samples; $), Saturday, May 26 at
the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo. 827-1584,
ext. 291, www.buffalogardens.com
wed. 30
. Military Records and Resources for Genealogists — Program presented by
the Niagara County Genealogical Society, the information found in military records is an
often overlooked gold mine for genealogists, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 at 215 Niagara St.,
Lockport; Free.
thurs. 31
. Museum Week — Free mini tours of the Botanical Gardens, Thursday, May 31
through Wednesday, June 6 at the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South
Park Ave., Buffalo. 827-1584, ext. 291, www.buffalogardens.com

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