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2013-10-30 / What's Going On

What's Going On

MOMS Club hosting fundraising gala

The MOMS Club of East Amherst/Clarence will host its annual fundraising gala to benefit the Clarence Community Pantry at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Orazio’s, 9415 Main St. The event will feature basket raffles, a 50/50, a western photo booth and a performance by the Hot Country Liners Dance Team. Donations of nonperishable food items will be accepted. All proceeds will benefit the Clarence Community Pantry. For tickets, email momsclubea@gmail.com.

Craft show happening this weekend

The Clarence Arts and Crafts Society Craft Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 2 and 3 at the Clarence Town Park Club House, 10405 Main St. - admission is free and a silent auction will be held to benefit the Clarence High School Art Scholarship. For info call 681-0391 or email clarencearts@gmail.com.

Event to benefit horse rescue group

Spruce Meadow Farm, 10333 Keller Road, is hosting a holiday shopping expo from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. The event will feature local vendors, holiday music by Uncle Rick & His Wooden Axe, photo opportunities with Santa and his elf, basket raffles and 50/50. There will also be pony rides and crafts for children. Proceeds will benefit Phoenix Rising Equine Rescue, which pays for food, bedding and medical care for rescue horses. For more information, call 741-2346.

First Baptist to host turkey dinner

First Baptist Church of Clarence, 10800 Hunts Corners Road, will host a turkey dinner event from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. The cost is $9.50 for adults, $4.50 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for children younger than 5. Takeout meals will also be available. For more information, contact 741-3432.

Women’s Club sets meeting on ID theft

The Clarence Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main St. Scott Laughlin, director of Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Buffalo, will speak on identity theft protection. Guests and new members are welcome. For more information, call 310-7674 or 741-4718.

Long-term care seminar set at library

Local experts on long-term care issues and solutions will participate in a panel discussion titled “Long-Term Care: Choices in a Changing World” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Clarence Public Library, 3 Town Place. The seminar will be hosted by attorney Terrie Benson Murray, financial adviser Allen Dembski and Leah Hughes, owner of WNY In-Home Care & Senior Services. Those interested in attending should contact Hughes at 406-2526 or in fo@wnyinhomecare.com. Admission is free.

Children’s author Jan Brett coming to Clarence

Children’s author Jan Brett is coming to Clarence on a 24-market tour of the country to promote her latest book, “Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella,” at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Clarence Middle School, 10150 Greiner Road. For more information on the event, call 204-8417.

Rapids Fire Company hosting breakfast

Rapids Volunteer Fire Company will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast featuring its homemade sausage from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday Nov. 10, at Rapids Fire Hall, 7195 Plank Road, Lockport. Adult breakfasts cost $7, and children, $4. For more information, call 434-4502.

Scouts hosting seminar on impact in Clarence

Boy Scouts of America, Greater Niagara Frontier Council Onondaga District, will host a presentation on Scouting and the impact it’s having in Clarence at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Clarence Nature Center, 9050 Sheridan Drive. To make a reservation, email mario.hicks@scout ing.org or call 512-6214.

Clarence Toastmasters invites new members

Clarence Toastmasters meets from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursdays at the Clarence Library, 3 Town Place. For information, call the Clarence Chamber of Commerce at 631-3888 or visit the website www.clarencetoastmasters.com.

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