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Children's Gallery Summer Classes

Children's Gallery Summer Classes

Thursdays, July 7, 14, 21, and 28

Children’s Gallery Summer Classes

9:00am-12:00pm

Grades 3-5

$6 per class ($4 for Carrousel Society members)

Parents can enjoy a morning off while their children learn about life before ipods and the internet. Each morning students will examine a different topic of carrousel related history. They’ll participate in numerous crafts and activities that explore the history, math, science, and art of this part of our community’s past.  Topics are:

·        July 7: From Medieval Times: Early origins of the carrousel date back to the 5th century.

·        July 14: A Carver’s Creation: Talented woodcarvers crafted Allan Herschell carrousels.

·        July 21: Complex Machines: Beautiful carrousels are driven by math, science, and machines.

Black Willow Winery to Hold Mead Release Party & Fundraiser

Black Willow Winery to Hold Mead Release Party & Fundraiser

Black Willow Winery, located in Burt, N.Y., will be holding a special party and fundraiser to benefit Save-A-Pet on Saturday, June 25 for the release of their new line of meads. Festivities start at 1 p.m. with the live music by the Lochside Celtic Trio from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. and music by Step In Time from 4:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. A pig roast dinner and food will be available to purchase for $14/meal from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. or until gone. All of the proceeds are going to benefit Save-A-Pet. Wine tasting will be available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rock The Runway For A Purpose

Rock The Runway For A Purpose

 

What 2 Do In Your Town: June 15-19

What 2 Do In Your Town: June 15-19

Ready for some summer fun?  Whether its food festivals, carnivals, tournaments, or live concert events, 2 Your Town has got you covered as we continue to provide you all the best activities in your town this summer. 

The following is a list of events in your area for the week of June 15th- 19th.

Meat Loaf, STP Among the Headliners at Rock the Park

Meat Loaf, STP Among the Headliners at Rock the Park

Billed as “the biggest three-day summer party ever,” OMAC Rock the Park 2011 will take place from July 21-23 in Harris Park in nearby London, Ontario, and Western New York music lovers are invited to join in the fun!

An impressive lineup of bands has been announced. On Thursday, July 21, music fans will be treated to Poison, John Kay & Steppenwolf, Loverboy and Trooper. Meat Loaf, Cheap Trick, Blue Oyster Cult and Bad Company’s Brian Howe are the headliners on Friday, July 22. Rounding out the show on Saturday, July 23, are Stone Temple Pilots, Our Lady Peace, Sloan and Bleeker Ridge.

Jammin' in June Music Festival

 

Fri. Jun 3 to Sun. Jun 5 2011

 

St. Amelia Presents:
4th Annual Jammin' in June Music Festival

10 Live Bands
The Good Life, Murphys Law, The Strictly Hip,
Carl Motyka Band, Push Button Theory,
BeatleMagic, Bob Fera Band, Nick Gagliardi, The
Corrections, Terry Buchwald.

Specialty Dinners
Friday - Fish Fry $8.50
Saturday - Chiavetta's Chicken $8.50
Sunday - Roast Beef %6.50

Games, Raffles, Kids Zone and More! h/c access, $St. Amelia School2999 Eggert Road , Tonawanda 14150

 

It's Tour Season at Forest Lawn!

It's Tour Season at Forest Lawn!

Do you know what air conditioning, the electric chair, the grain elevator and the BarcaLounger all have in common? The individuals who invented them are all interred at Forest Lawn, along with many other well-known men and women, including President Millard Fillmore, Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm and musician Rick James. When you take one of Forest Lawn’s famous Sunday In The Cemetery walking or trolley tours, you’ll hear the fascinating stories of the people, art, history and nature that make up this 269-acre jewel, located at 1411 Delaware Avenue in the heart of downtown Buffalo. And you’ll meet a few of our famous permanent residents along the way!