Weekly Feature



2010-08-26 / Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 26  Water Creatures — Check out the Touch Tank from the Aquarium of Niagara Falls and then create your own water creature with fish prints! 12 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26 at Explore & More, 300 Gleed Ave., East Aurora; $. 655-5131, www.exploreandmore.org  Thursday Family Walk — Get a good cardio workout during this brisk evening 5 mile hike, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26 at Chestnut Ridge Park Casino, 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road, Orchard Park; Free. 828-0282, www.foothillstrailc lub.org fri. 27  Evening Riverwalk — Join the Foothills Trail Club for an early evening 6 mile hike, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27 - meet at Riverwalk across from Mississippi Mudds on Niagara Street, Tonawanda; Free. 833-3851, www.foothillstrailclub.org sat. 28  Amherst Youth Board — 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at the Market at the Mill, 56

East Spring St., Williamsville; Free - No registration required.  Fairy Houses — Use natural materials to build a fairy house among the trees of Reinstein Woods, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at Reinstein Woods, 77 Honorine Dr., Depew; Free - Registration required. 683-5959, www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html  Children’s Summer Theatre — Featuring Kevin McCarthy, 10:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at Center Court Stage in front of Macy’s in the Eastern Hills Mall, 4545 Transit Road, Williamsville; Free - open to families with children of all ages. www.shopeasternhills.com sun. 29  Sunday Family Walk — Join the Buffalo Audubon Society naturalists for a hike through the preserve, 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29 at the Beaver Meadow Audubon Cent e r, 1610 Welch Road, North Java; Free. 1-800-377-1520, www.buffaloaudubon.com wed. 1  UB on the Green — A free, outdoor, family-friendly festival of music, dance and fun, celebrating summer in the South Campus neighborhood including great enter tainment, hands-on activities, and dynamic demonstrations and workshops for all. 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1 at UB South Campus, Main Street front lawn, Buffalo; 829-3099, www.buffalo.edu/community/ub_on_the_green.html

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