Weekly Feature



2017-04-06 / Entertainment

Special Events

sat. 8

Craft and Vendor Fair — Presented by the Mended Little Hearts of WNY, and featuring more than 50 local crafters and vendors, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the Fire Rescue Hall, 1241 Strad Ave., North Tonawanda.

The Big Red Church Spring Craft Show — Featuring 45-plus crafters and all handcrafted items, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, St. James R.C. Church Hall, 500 Terrace Blvd., Depew.

Medicinal Garden Feature — Activities include good things to eat, things you can do each day to improve your general health, botanicals used in traditional medicine and/or are currently used for medicinal purposes, stress relief ideas and foods that come from all over the world, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com

sun. 9

Spring Craft & Gift Show — Benefiting the Buffalo Animal Shelter, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, April 9, at the Millennium Hotel, Walden Ave., Cheektowaga; Free admission.

Spring Into Summer Toy Train Show & Collectible Toys — Presented by the Toy Train Collectors Society, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, April 9, at the Knights of Columbus, 755 Erie Ave., North Tonawanda; $.

wed. 12

Storyteller Craig Werner — Enjoy the tales of professional storyteller, Craig Werner, part of the Monthly Senior Luncheon and Potluck, noon Wednesday, April 12, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda. Call 332-4375 to sign up and say what food you will be bringing.

ongoing: now-April 23

Spring Flower Exhibit & 4-H Farm — Don’t miss WNY’s favorite Easter tradition. This year’s exhibit will feature more than 22,000 bulbs on display, along with the 4-H Farm that will host baby bunnies, chicks, pigs, ducks and more, on display through Sunday, April 23, at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com

now-May 19

A Fair Day’s Work: The Role of the Union in the Steel Plants — The exhibit will examine the integral and often misunderstood role the unions played in the steel industry in WNY, on display through Friday, May 19, at the Steel Plant Museum of Western New York, located in the Heritage DiscoveRy Center, 100 Lee St., Buffalo. 821-9361

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