Weekly Feature

2016-10-19 / What's Going On

Whats Going on

District to hold meet-and-greet

The Ken-Ton School District will welcome families and community members for a community meet-and-greet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in the Community Room of the Philip Sheridan Building, 3200 Elmwood Ave. Light refreshments will be served. Guests are encouraged to RSVP solely for the purpose of ordering refreshments by emailing gsanta mariaktufsd.org or calling 874-8400, ext. 20342.

Grief Support Group schedules meeting

A Grief Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at First Trinity Lutheran Church, 1570 Niagara Falls Blvd., Town of Tonawanda. The event speaker will be Jean Hynd, clinical social worker, who will discuss “Factors that Affect How You Respond to Loss.” For additional information, call 835-2220.

WNY Players to perform at church

The Western New York Players will present “The Odd Couple” by Neil Simon on Friday, Oct. 21, and Saturday, Oct. 22. The shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 107 Scott St., Tonawanda. General admission tickets cost $12 and can be purchased at the door. Contact John Reich at 692-0906 to reserve tickets.

Gateway Lions Club plans hot dog sale

The Tonawanda Erie Canal Gateway Lions Club will be holding a hot dog sale from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Budwey’s Market, 535 Division St., North Tonawanda. The sale will feature Sahlen’s hot dogs for $2 each and soft drinks for $1. The event will take place rain or shine.

Community Center to present ‘Deathtrap’

“Deathtrap,” a thriller by Ira Levin, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 22 at the Sheridan-Parkside Community Center, 169 Sheridan Parkside Drive, in the Town of Tonawanda. It is directed by John Giarratano. Adults pay $12, and seniors and students pay $10. For more information, call 693-9641.

Presentation slated at Sandra Lane

Sandra Lane Senior Apartments will host several free presentations during October as part of its “Because We Care” Speaker Series. A presentation featuring supervisory special agent Peter Orchard will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 705 Sandra Lane, North Tonawanda. Orchard will talk about his experiences during his career with the FBI. Registration is required as seating is limited.

Halloween Festival slated for Oct. 22

An annual Halloween Festival will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at St. Andrew’s McNulty Hall, 1525 Sheridan Drive in Kenmore. Attendees can wear their costumes. The family friendly event will feature a game maze, games, prizes, bounce house, crafts, balloon artist, face painting and refreshments. For adults, there will be a 50/50 raffle and a drawing for a theme basket. The admission costs $2 per person.

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