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2017-06-22 / What's Going On

What’s Going On

Market continues at Orchard Fresh

The second season of the Orchard Park Farmers & Artisans Market will run from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursdays in the parking lot in front of Orchard Fresh, 4050 N. Buffalo Road. Each week, the market will feature approximately 20 vendors, made up of a mix of local farmers and artisans, two food trucks and live music.

Senior group traveling to casino

The Armor Seniors will take a trip to Seneca Niagara Casino for a customer appreciation event. The bus will leave at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 27. The cost of the trip is $23 and includes $30 for slots, transportation and the buffet. The bus will return at 3:30 p.m. Call Fran Ritz at 648-7526 for reservations.

Stangler Fine Arts to hold exhibition

Stangler Fine Arts will host the Buffalo Society of Artists open members’ exhibition from now through Friday, June 30. Gallery hours are from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. For more information visit, www.stanglerart.com, or call 807-9814.

Fox Run to host paper-cutting gala

Multi-layered paper creations and works based on a fusion of papercutting and watercolors will be among the attractions beginning Tuesday, June 27, at Fox Run at Orchard Park. The show will feature the work of 12 artists from Western New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. An opening reception for the exhibit, “Paper Cuts,” will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 29. The show will be displayed at the Fox Run Gyda Higgins Art Gallery from Tuesday, June 27, through Friday, Sept. 1. For information, call Michelle Bermingham at 662-5001.

Funktional Flow coming to Pavilion

Funktional Flow, a multi-genre quintet rooted in rock and reggae with a funk foundation, will perform at the Pavilion. The free concert will run from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 22, at the Pavilion, 60 S. Lincoln Ave.

Youth fishing clinic to be held June 24

The Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs and the state Department of Environmental Conservation will present a free fishing clinic for children. The clinic will run from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at the Commissioners Cabin at Chestnut Ridge Park. No license or equipment is needed.

Chestnut Ridge sets firefighter demo

Erie County Emergency Services will conduct a firefighting demonstration and aerial display from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at the training facility at Chestnut Ridge Park. The program will consist of discussions and demonstrations of firefighting equipment, training and techniques. A ‘live’ fire will be started and extinguished, explaining various equipment, strategies and safety concerns. This free event is sponsored by the Chestnut Ridge Conservancy and the Erie County Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry.

Orchestra to play the Pavilion

The Carnival Kids Steel Orchestra from Lancaster High School will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, at the Pavilion, 60 S. Lincoln Ave.

Legion band show planned for Pavilion

American Legion Band of the Tonawandas will hold a concert from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 29, at the Pavilion, 60 S. Lincoln Ave.

Church’s Bible camp set for July

Armor Bible Church, located at 5650 Powers Road, will hold Good News Bible Camp, a Vacation Bible School, from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, July 10, through Friday, July 14. The camp is free for children between the ages of 5 and 11. Children will play outside and make new friends as they learn about Jesus Christ. Register online at www.armorpca.org/vbs.

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