Weekly Feature

2017-10-12 / What's Going On

What's Going On

St. Mary’s to host meat raffles

St. Mary’s High School will host meat raffles starting Friday, Oct. 13, and continuing monthly as a means to support sports teams, the arts and clubs at school. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the first raffle will be at 7 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $5; call 683-4824 or email zweiss@smhlancers.org to purchase tickets.

Pompeii hosts meat raffle

The Holy Name Society of Our Lady of Pompeii will host a meat raffle starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at 129 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Admission is $5 per person or $25 for a table reservation. Call 683-6522 for details.

Lancaster Unleashed sets Woof and Treat

Lancaster Unleashed, an organization devoted to creating a community dog park, will host its Woof and Treat event starting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at Purely Pets, 5 W. Main St. in Lancaster. Dogs and their owners can “trick or treat” for biscuits in the village’s business district. The event is $5 per dog presale or $7 the day of the event. Visit http://tinyurl.com/woof-treat.com, call 225-2745 or email karenpenzuil@gmail.com for details.

Historical society sets Civil War Day

The Lancaster Historical Society will have its Civil War Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Little Red Schoolhouse Museum, at the corner of William Street and Bowen Road in Lancaster. Visitors will interact with re-enactors in period costumes portraying everyday citizens of the era.

Alden Farmers Market reaches last day

The last market day will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, and will feature a harvest festival with a child and pet costume parade. The market is located in the Tractor Supply/ Save-a-Lot plaza, 13119 Broadway in Alden. Visit waldenny.org for a list of events, or call 937-6177 for information.

Polish Heritage Dancers start season

The Polish Heritage Dancers of WNY’s 20th anniversary gala will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, starting with Mass at Holy Mother of the Rosary Cathedral, 6298 Broadway in Lancaster, followed by a reception at Kloc’s, 1245 Seneca Creek Road in West Seneca. Tickets are $45, and the deadline is Thursday, Oct. 5. Call 983-5084 or visit www.phd ofwny.com to learn more.

Paint night benefits Hull House

Painting with a Purpose will host a benefit for the Hull House Foundation from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, at 6363 Transit Road, Suite 550, in Lancaster. Tickets are $35 per person. Visit www.paintingwithatwist.com/buffalo/calendar or call 391-1956 to register. Community members ages 14 and older are invited to create a seasonal painting. All supplies are provided.

Presenter discusses end-of-life care

Our Lady of Pompeii Church will host Dr. Gloria Roetzer, president of the Buffalo Guild of the Catholic Medical Association, regarding the church’s teachings on end-of-life care from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, at 158 Laverack Ave. in Lancaster. Call 683-6522 or visit www.olpparish.com for details.

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