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Snowshoeing 101 at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve

Snowshoeing 101 at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve

 

Tue. Jan 176:00pm - 7:30pmLearn how to use snowshoes, and take a guided
walk along the trails. Snowshoe rental =
$4.00/person; Friends of Reinstein members =
$2.00. Registration required; call 716-683-5959
to sign up. h/c accessReinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Dr., Depew 14043www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html683-5959

 

Appearance by MLK’s Nephew Highlights MLK Day Activities at NU

Appearance by MLK’s Nephew Highlights MLK Day Activities at NU

Niagara University will present a full slate of activities on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of the federal holiday that marks the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Pins for Parent Network

Pins for Parent Network

Pins for Parent Network

Join us on Sunday, March 25, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at AMF Thruway Lanes, 1550 Walden Avenue in Cheektowaga. 

Tickets for the event will be priced as follows:

Individuals:

  • $15/person if purchased before March 16 
  • $20/person if purchased after March 16 

Buy a lane:

  • $75/lane if purchased before March 16 (max. 6 people/lane)
  • $80/lane if purchased after March 16 (max. 6 people/lane)

The ticket cost includes: 2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, 1 large pizza/lane and 1 pitcher of soda/lane.  There will also be 50/50 and basket raffles.

Schools, Prevention Groups Unite to Address Adolescent Depression, Suicide

Schools, Prevention Groups Unite to Address Adolescent Depression, Suicide

Several groups hope to shed more light on teen depression and suicide in an effort to offer parents more support.

"Out of the Darkness: A Parent Forum on Adolescent Depression and Suicide Awareness" will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at Alden High School, 13190 Park St.

The event will provide parents with information about adolescent depression and suicide, including risk factors, warning signs and supports. Tips on how to talk to family members and where to get help, if needed, will also be shared.

Included in the program will be a:

Dog Ears Bookstore Plans Events for Kids and Poetry Lovers

Dog Ears Bookstore Plans Events for Kids and Poetry Lovers

Dog Ears Bookstore, a nonprofit neighborhood bookstore located at 688 Abbott Road in South Buffalo, will begin a new six-week “Puppy Tales” story time session on Friday, Jan. 13. 

Open to children ages 2 to 4, Puppy Tales runs from 10:15 to 11 a.m. Fridays for six weeks. Each session includes stories, a craft and snacks. Children must be accompanied by an adult. There is a registration fee of $15, and room for 20 children in the program.

Cool Gel ’n Cap Debuts Redesigned Website

Cool Gel ’n Cap Debuts Redesigned Website

When you introduce an innovative new product and it quickly catches on with consumers, it may be time to revamp your website to accommodate the product’s growing popularity. That’s just what the creator of the Cool Gel ’n Cap, Tim Panicali, has done.

At the recently redesigned www.CoolGelnCap.net, you’ll find all sorts of new consumer-friendly features that highlight the product and underscore why it’s something no parent should be without.

Annunciation Students Receive Class Rings

Annunciation Students Receive Class Rings

Eighth-grade students from Annunciation School in Elma received their class rings on Thursday, Dec.22, during a special Christmas Mass celebrated with family, teachers and classmates at Annunciation Church. Pictured from left are: Kayla Halsey, Anna DiDomenico, Mikala McCartney, Hannah Strek, Olivia Biernat, Maegan Strek, Grace Coughlin, Veronika Tibold and Ela Sowa.

To schedule a tour of Annuncaition School, located at 7580 Clinton St., please call 681-1327. Additional information can be found at www.annunciationschoolelma.com, and daily updates can also be found on the school’s Facebook page.