Weekly Feature



2018-02-08 / What's Going On

What’s Going On

Covenant plans soup sale for Feb. 10

Covenant United Methodist Church, 539 Main St., will hold a soup sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10. This event is take-out only and soup is $8 per quart. Many varieties will be available. All proceeds will go to pay for the church’s recent handicapped-accessibility construction project.

Annual West Musical Alumni Night set

The West Seneca West Alumni Association, in partnership with the West Seneca West Theater Department, will hold its annual Musical Alumni Night at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at the school, 3330 Seneca St. Past cast and crew are invited to a reception at West Seneca West Senior High School prior to the Saturday evening performance of “Anything Goes.” For further information and ticket reservations, contact the West Seneca West “Anything Goes” box office line at 677-3421. Show time is 7 p.m.

St. David’s sets Shrove Tuesday lunch

St. David’s Episcopal Church will once again hold a Clam Chowder Sale and Lunch on Tuesday, Feb. 13. Manhattan chowder is $7 per quart and New England chowder is $8 per quart. Chowder can be picked up from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church, 3951 Seneca St., next to Southgate Plaza. A chowder lunch will be served at the church from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and will include bread, beverage, dessert and a second bowl of soup for $7.

School board shop open to community

The Erie County Association of School Boards will host a workshop for prospective school board candidates from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Erie 1 BOCES, 355 Harlem Road, West Seneca. Workshop topics include information on school boards and the law, the election process, board-superintendent relationships and perspectives on school board campaigns and school board service from veteran board members. This workshop is presented as a community service and is free of charge. A light continental breakfast is provided. Register at 821-7297 or snowak@e1b.org.

St. John’s plans fish fry dinner Feb. 14

St. John XXIII Parish will mark the beginning of Lent Wednesday, Feb. 14, Ash Wednesday. Mass with the distribution of ashes will be held on Ash Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., 4 and 7 p.m. A fish fry by BW’s will also be held beginning at 5 p.m. on Ash Wednesday until sold out. Fish fries will be $11 presale, $12 at the door. Dinners include fish, sides, bread, dessert and drink. Take-out and kids pizza options will be available. St. John XXIII Parish is located at 1 Arcade St., on the corner of Harlem Road. Call 823-1090 for more information.

St. David’s to host drive-thru blessing

St. David’s Episcopal Church will have its second Ashes To Go event on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. Those who are unable to attend a service because of schedule conflicts and other reasons are invited to come to St. David’s drive-thru driveway to receive ashes and a blessing. The ashes are given to symbolize mortality and penitence, and as a reminder that God is always with each person whether they attend church or not. St. David’s is located at 3951 Seneca St., next to Southgate Plaza. For more information call 674-4670.

Library plans annual trivia fundraiser

The West Seneca Public Library will host its annual trivia fundraiser to benefit from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 8 at the West Seneca Senior Citizens Center, 4620 Seneca St. The contests is for ages 18 and older. Prizes will be given. Team registration is $80 for up to four players, and $20 for individual registration. Refreshments and a basket raffle will be offered. There is no charge to attend to participate in the basket raffle. Register online at buffalolib.org and at the library, 1300 Union Road.

Amana Garden Club to meet Feb. 14

Amana Garden Club will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14 at Ebenezer United Church of Christ, 630 Main St. Following a business meeting and bag lunch, the program “Four Seasoning Gardening” will be given by Richard Price. Yearly dues will be collected at this meeting. Guests are welcome.

Father Baker Council plans fish fries

Beginning Friday, Feb. 16, Father Baker Council No. 2243 of the Knights of Columbus will again be hosting Friday fish fries during Lent. Haddock fish fry, breaded shrimp and scallop dinners will be served from 4 to 8 p.m. in the council hall, located at 2838 South Park Ave. A kids’ menu is also available. Takeout dinners can be ordered by calling the council at 825-5150.

Shrine center sets chicken barbecue

The Shriners of Western New York will have a winter chicken barbecue from noon to 4:30 p.m., or until sold out, Sunday, Feb. 18. The cost is $10 per person and includes a two pound half chicken, two salads and a roll. Eat in and take out will be available. The barbecue will take place at The Shrine Center, 1600 Southwestern Blvd. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Shrine Center. For more information call 674-8666.

Seniors study spooks at February meeting

Mason Winfield will join the Ebenezer Seniors at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 to discuss supernatural and paranormal occurrences around the Buffalo area. Ghosts, spooks, things that go bump in the night. Things from dark, old, mysterious places. Join the seniors at Ebenezer United Church of Christ, 630 Main St., to help yourself decide if you believe. Call 674-4566 for more information.

‘Souper Sunday’ seeks cook off entries

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church will host its first Souper Sunday soup and chili cook-off contest from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25 at the church, 3512 Clinton St. Christes, Ebenezer Stop and Shop and Koz’s Pizza Alley, along with pending contestants, will compete for the “Golden Ladle” award. Entering the cook off contest is $5. Those interested in competing may contact Mark Koeppel at 440-8173. Tasting tickets are $5 each and include 12 samples and a vote for the top two choices. Drinks and desserts will be available for purchase.

Return to top