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2018-02-15 / What's Going On

What’s Going On

Fishing group to hold fly tying course

The Lake Erie Chapter of Fly Fishers International will conduct a four-week fly tying course on Saturdays from Feb. 17 to March 10, at Reinstein Woods Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Drive, Depew. Classes run from 1 to 4:15 p.m. Visit www.lake-erie-fff.org to download an application. The cost is $30, and the class size is limited. For further information call 675-4766 or 783-6934, or email jbrosner 98@aol.com.

Radio group announces auction

The Buffalo Amateur Radio Repeater Association will host its annual ham radio and electronics auction at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at St. Bartholomew’s Church, 2368 Eggert Road, Tonawanda. The doors open at 6:45. The auction will include amateur radio gear, scanners, computer equipment, parts and test equipment. The cost is $2 per person.

Blood drive to be held at auto bureau

The Erie County Clerk’s office and Unyts will hold a blood drive from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Erie County Auto Bureau, 2122 George Urban Blvd., Depew. To schedule an appointment to donate, visit unytsblooddonor.org and use code 001171 or call Unyts at 512-7940. All donors will receive a Tim Hortons gift card.

Cleve Hill PTSA plans theme tray auction

The Cleveland Hill PTSA will hold a theme tray raffle at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 9, at the school, 105 Mapleview Road. Tickets are $5 per sheet or $20 for five sheets. Tickets for 50/50 and door prizes are one for $1, three for $2 and five for $10. The event includes more than 100 baskets, door prize, a 50/50 raffle and refreshments. Grand prizes include four Disney one-day park hopper passes, four Darien Lake season tickets, an Amazon Echo and an Apple Watch.

Church plans ‘Souper Sunday’ cook-off

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church will host its first Souper Sunday soup and chili cook-off contest from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at the church, 3512 Clinton St. Christes, Ebenezer Stop and Shop and Koz’s Pizza Alley, along with pending contestants, will compete for the “Golden Ladle” award. Entering the cook-off contest is $5. Call Mark Koeppel at 440-8173.

St. Philip to hold spaghetti dinner

St. Philip the Apostle Church, 950 Losson Road, is sponsoring a Rosina spaghetti and meatball dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25. Presale tickets are $10 each or $35 for a family four-pack. Tickets will also be available at the door for $11, but the family pack deal is presale only. A basket and 50/50 raffle will be held, as well. For more information, call the rectory at 668-8370, ext. 602.

VFW plans corned beef dinners

Pvt. Leonard Post Jr. VFW Post No. 6251 will serve sit-down corned beef dinners from 3:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 16 and from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at the post, 2450 Walden Ave. Dinners cost $12.95 and include corned beef, cabbage, red potatoes, carrots rolls, coffee and tea. Diners must make reservations. Call 684-4371 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Reservations are accepted until Thursday, March 15.

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