Weekly Feature



2018-10-11 / Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 11

Preschool Story Time — Children ages 3 to 5-years-old are welcome to enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and crafts, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Kenmore Branch Library, 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore; Free - registration required. 873-2842, www.buffalolib.org

Family Story Time — Bring your up to 5-year-old to the library and enjoy a family story time including reading stories, finger plays, songs and crafts, 6:30-7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Kenmore Branch Library, 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore; Free - registration required. 873-2842, www.buffalolib.org

After-school Escape — Together, kids and their parents or caregivers can enjoy a different, fun, hour-long outdoor activity each week. For children in grades K through 5, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew; Free - no registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov

Adult Ukulele Sing and Play — Learn to play the ukulele and sing along to popular songs, 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda. Instruments are provided and no experience is necessary; $. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

sat. 13

Trailside Art — Create ephemeral art inspired by the artist Andy Goldworthy along the trails and ponds of Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at 93 Honorine Drive, Depew; Free - registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov

Birding 101: Class 10 — Learn which birds will be in the area for the winter season, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew; Free - registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov

Energy Awareness Month — In recognition of National Energy Awareness Month in October, the New York Power Authority’s Niagara Power Vista has organized a Saturday series of free educational programs to promote the importance of a clean energy economy at its visitor center, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Power Vista, 5777 Lewiston Road, Lewiston; Free. 286-6661, www.nypa.gov/niagarapowervista

tues. 16

Family Story Time — Bring your up to 5-year-old to the library and enjoy a family story time including reading stories, finger plays, songs and crafts, 6:30-7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Kenmore Branch Library, 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore; Free - registration required. 873-2842, www.buffalolib.org

Adult Ukulele Sing and Play — Learn to play the ukulele and sing along to popular songs, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda. Instruments are provided and no experience is necessary; $. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Ukulele Sing-a-Long — Ukuleles available, 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Church of the Advent, 54 Delaware Road, Kenmore; $5 suggested donation. 876-6504, www.adventkenmore.org

wed. 17

Toddler Time — Stories, songs, movement and activities for children 2-5, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda; Free. Call 332-4375 to register.

Senior Stroll — Experience a leisurely guided walk through Reinstein Woods, for adults only, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew; Free - registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov

Evening Forest Bathing — Enjoy an introduction to this popular health trend with a walk that focuses on the sights, sounds and smells of the forest to induce relaxation while easing anxiety and stress, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew; Free - registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov

ongoing

now-Oct. 14

Mum Exhibit & 4-H Farm — Through Sunday, Oct. 14, at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com

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