sat. 6 Horticulture II Certificate Series — “Water Gardening,” with horticulture educator David Clark, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com Teen Photo Club — Teen Photo Club is an opportunity for young photographers to come together to share their passion for photography, 9 a.m.-12:30 […]

Hockey team tops Ken East

Games that haven’t ended in ties have tended to be decided by a single goal most of the time so far this season for Clarence’s hockey team, but that wasn’t the case Thursday when the Red Devils faced Kenmore East in non-league action. Clarence broke out of its pattern in its final game of 2017, exploding for five goals in […]

Girls basketball team wins two of last three

Clarence’s girls basketball team bounced back from a tough loss in the Southern Tier on Dec. 18 to win two of its next three games, but defending its Art Dobson Girls Basketball Tournament title wasn’t in the cards this year as the Lady Red Devils were upended by the hosts, 83-42, in Friday’s championship game. Clarence defeated the Sharks in […]


sat. 6 Soul and R&B singer, Robin Thicke, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino’s Events Center, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls; $. 1-877-873-6322, www.senecaniagaracasino.com mon. 8 Baltic to Boardwalk will perform, along with Winski, Sunday Brunch, THIS, and Fall of Icarus, at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Milkie’s on Elmwood, […]

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 4 Kevin McCarthy — 7:30 p.m., Local Kitchen & Beer Bar, 88 W. Chippewa St., Buffalo. 259-1810, www.buffalocateringservices.com Doc Licata Plays The Beatles — 7 p.m., Pizza Plant, 7770 Transit Road, Williamsville. 632-0847, www.pizzaplant.com Joselito — With Twin, Powuentertainment, Vontae, Vega$, Vonn Page, C-Breeze and Bgmspaco, 6 p.m., Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475, www.stampsthebar.com Jony James […]


tues. 9 Tuesday Night Lecture Series: Positive Thinking and Success — Learn techniques to manage anxiety, low confidence and fears that hold you back from realizing your full potential at work, home and play, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda. Call 332-4375 to reserve a seat. www.brightonplacelibrary.org


sat. 6 Queen City Contra Dancers — Contra dance taught and called by Mary Collins, and music by Ginger Majority, basics at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, at Unitarian Universalist Church, 695 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. Alcohol and tobacco-free, and no partner or experience needed. www.qccd.org tues. 9 Lindy Fix — Lindy Fix Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at the […]


fri. 5 Mamma Mia! — The international ABBA musical smash hit about a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father on the eve of her wedding. She brings back three men from her mother’s past, with the story told through the songs of ABBA. The production features Debbie Pappas Sham, Lisa Ludwig, Loraine O’Donnell, Arianne Davidow, Peter Palmisano, […]


thurs. 4 Helium Comedy Club will grab a select group of their favorite local comics to perform for Helium Presents: The Best of City Roundup, New and Old, with Rick Matthews, Jim Kurdziel, Clayton Williams, Tyrone Maclin, Greg Bauch, Nicky Spin, Brandon Trusso, Allie Brady, Kevin Thomas, Jameel Key, Dan Mahoney, Phil Machemer, Mark Saldanha, Tony Pusateri, Dan Rice, Kelsey […]

Walking Tours

thurs. 4 Wellness Walk — Drop by Tifft Nature Preserve and enjoy the fresh air and the sights and sounds of the season with a healthy outdoor walk, 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, Jan. 4, at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo; $. Call 825-6397 to confirm walk is taking place. www.sciencebuff.org sat. 6 Knox Farm State Park – Hike or […]