– COVID-19 UPDATE-
Things are staring to re-open in WNY!
The calendar bow has BOTH in-person and virtual events listed.
While we are making every effort to keep up with what’s open and what’s not, this is a rapidly changing situation so please contact the organization hosting the event directly if you have questions about the event.
As we roll into summer with social distancing guidelines still in place, we’re all looking for exciting things to do. The Land Conservancy wants to help. So we’ve created the Land Conservancy Challenge! With the Land Conservancy Challenge, we encourage you to get outdoors at our nature preserves. It’s a scavenger hunt, it’s an opportunity […]
Join Penn Dixie for their signature fossil dig — Dig with the Experts! This is their very popular, once yearly opportunity to unearth the best, most complete, and most unexpected fossils at Penn Dixie. They’ll have equipment do the heavy lifting and scientific experts on site to help with locating and identifying the best fossils. […]
Hammerl Amusements is bringing carnival food vendors to the Eastern Hills Mall on 4545 Transit Rd. HOURS OF EVENT: Friday, August 28th: 4-8pm Saturday & Sunday, August 29th & 30th: 12-8pm All carnivals and amusement parks are closed. So come on down to support our local carnival food vendors. There will be […]
Move and breathe together with It's Yoga Kids to help our bodies and minds stay healthy and strong. Now is the time to practice presence! Best for ages 4-10, and open to all ages and parents too! After registering, you will receive an email with instructions on how to join the class. Use promo code […]
Stop by one of our Discover Dance events and see what our studio is all about! Meet our staff, tour our facility, and learn about the fun classes we have planned for the upcoming dance season! To ensure that we can properly accommodate all attendees and adhere to proper social distancing guidelines, the event will […]
Chaia introduces young children to music, rhythm, and musical notation in a lively way. Children will sing, dance, and smile along with Chaia May and her cast of characters! Explore the range of emotions that her classical and "feeling" based stories evoke. Also appropriate for children with ADHD and on the Autistic Spectrum.
July 23rd through September 24th visitors can enjoy weekly Thursday admission at Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village for FREE from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Free Farmstead Thursdays are made possible through generous support by M&T Bank. Take in the beauty of the 10 historic structures throughout our lush Village, delight as costumed interpreters present historic […]
Stories are an important part of our museum. From the retelling of our local history, to the ones shared with us by all of our visitors. We want to encourage children to always share and tell stories. So join us the first friday of each month at 12:30 as we read a book in our […]
Come learn how to draw with CD. You will learn different pencil strokes to create an awesome drawing. All you will need is paper, any type, pencils and an eraser! There will be a different drawing every class! Starting August 7, this class will use colored pencils too! The drawing will be a colorful parrot. […]
Learn to edit picture with Pixlr - a free online photo editing tool. This is an excellent beginner level class for students who want to learn to use Pixlr to edit a picture. Activity participants will learn to edit pictures in an interactive live class taught via Zoom by an experienced instructor with vast experience […]
The first Saturday of each month is CrafterDay at Kenmore! Recommended for ages 5-10 (children younger than 5 can attend with a caregiver, children older than 10 can attend if interested). Registration required. Call 716-873-2842 or stop in the library to register.
The Jefferson Avenue Arts Festival is a celebration of Community, Art, and Culture. The festival consist of local, regional, and national artist, food, and information booths, live music, a performing DJ, a Kid Place (for children under 13 years of age) with pony rides, 3 giant bounce houses, face painting, free snacks, games, give-a-ways and […]
Join us for FREE outdoor artmaking activities with the Art Truck in the parking lot of Albright-Knox Northland at 612 Northland Avenue, co-hosted with the Northland Beltline Taxpayers Association. Activities include artmaking for kids and families, as well as a ceramic activity for adults. To maintain safe social distancing, space is limited. Activities will take […]
Join us every Saturday in the Beaver Meadow Nature Center for a short talk on the Reptiles and Amphibians that make their home in the different habitats of Western New York. We will feature a new cold-blooded creature every week, and learn all about where to find them in Western New York. Be sure to […]