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2018-08-16 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Market to continue through Oct. 4

BlueCross BlueShield of WNY is holding the third season of the Orchard Park farmers and artisans market from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursdays until Oct. 4 in front of Orchard Fresh, 4050 N. Buffalo Road. Each week, the market will feature 18 vendors, made up of a mix of local farmers and artisans; two food trucks; and live music from 4 to 6 p.m. The music is sponsored by Envision Real Estate and Premium Mortgage.

Strictly Hip scheduled for Aug. 25

Strictly Hip will play from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Spot Coffee, 6519 E. Quaker St. This is part of the Spot Coffee summer concert series.

Artisan fair set at Father Baker

Father Baker Manor, 6400 Powers Road, will host its annual artisan fair and market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. Artisans, crafters and market vendors may reserve a 12-foot-square exhibit space for $35. Participants are also asked to donate a raffle item/basket representing their business or booth for a lucky-draw raffle. Return applications and fees to Jill Hirczak at Father Baker Manor, 6400 Powers Road, Orchard Park, NY 14127. For information or an application, visit www.chsbuf falo.org/FBMfair or contact Hirczak at jhirczak@chsbuf falo.org or 209-0744.

‘Shrek’ to be screened

“Shrek” will be screened as the first free outdoor movie at Chestnut Ridge Park. The movie will run from 8:15 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. The outdoor screenings at Chestnut Ridge are sponsored by Polymer Conversions, University Pediatric Dentistry and Arthur’s.

Jolls House Museum to hold open house

The Orchard Park Historical Society will host a tour of the Jolls House Museum from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1. Tour groups, seniors, and school and Scout groups are welcome. Call 662-2185 to arrange a private tour.

Shred-it event set for Aug. 25

The Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, located at 4369 S. Buffalo St., will hold a free shred-it event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 25, at the church. Attendees can bring old bills, receipts and documents to the event to be shredded.

Nate McMurray to attend Left, Right and Center meeting

Nate McMurray, the Democratic candidate in the congressional race for New York’s 27th District, will attend the next meeting of Left, Right and Center, a political discussion group. The group will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, 4369 S. Buffalo St. Interested parties can sign up for the meeting by visiting www.meetup.com.

Chestnut Ridge to hold annual tennis tournament

The fourth annual Chestnut Ridge Summer Classic Tennis Tournament will be held between Wednesday, Sept. 5, and Sunday, Sept. 9. The tournament will run from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The entry fee for singles is $25 and $12.50 each for doubles. A $1 administration fee is also due. For more information, email sandstormtennis@gmail.com.

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