Weekly Feature

2010-08-26 / Entertainment

Special Events

fri. 27  5th Annual Kids Day Fest: Unity In The Buffalo Community — Hundreds of families from all around Buffalo will join us in celebration of the culmination of a successful summer camp and unity in the community. Summer Camp at The Belle Center not only allows our children to experience the joys of the summer season, but it provides fertile ground for learning and cultural activities inside and outside of the city. There will be food and beverages - hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn; entertainment and activities – obstacle course, face painting, games, a live DJ and more, 12 noon Friday, Sept. 29 at The Belle Center, 104 Maryland St., Buffalo; $. 845-0485 sat. 28  Summer Saturday Sidewalk Sale — Come to Hertel Avenue for samples and sale items offered on the sidewalk by its 180 shops, bakeries, boutiques and more at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 28 on Hertel Avenue, between Main Street and Delaware Avenue, Buffalo; Free. www.hertelhasit.com sat. 28 - sun. 29  Stamp Scrap Art Tour — See the work of vendors using techniques including card making, altered art, collaging, scrapbook page layouts, embossing, brush markers, ink pads, heat tools, decorative brads & eyelets, embellishments, and more. Participate in several classes offered throughout the show. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29 at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Pkwy., Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.org  Wild Photo Day — An opportunity to photograph wildlife up-close and in a wild setting. Professional and amatuer photographers welcome, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at Hawk Creek Wildlife Center, 655 Luther Road, East Aurora; $. 652-8646  Crowley Kids Cruise and Run — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29, Registration begins at 10 a.m. at Hebler Motorsports at 6466 Main St., Pendelton. There will be stops at Boulevard BBQ in Wheatfield and the Buffalo Roadhouse Grill in Tonawanda. The final stop will be at Northtown Volvo Porshe Land Rover Dealership at 8135 Main St., Williamsville, for food, fun, music and activities. All proceeds will go directly to the Jonathan and Matthew Crowley Trust Fund for children lost their father, Mike, to a motorcycle accident on June 25. mon. 30  Bus Trip to Seneca Niagara Casino — Departing at 9 a.m. Monday, August 30 from Fourteen Holy Helpers parking lot, 1345 Indian Church Road, Gardenville; 674-7775

ongoing: now- August 28  The Whitworth Ferguson Planetarium Summer Program — “The View from Down Under: Stars of the Southern Hemisphere” Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 1:30 p.m, and “The View from Buffalo: Summer Skies from Your Back Yard” Fridays at 8:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. Telescope viewings every Friday at dusk. Now through Saturday, August 28 at Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo; $. 878-4911, www.fergusonplanetarium.net

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