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Emerging Business Leaders to Hold Coffee Connections on September 10th

Emerging Business Leaders to Hold Coffee Connections on September 10th

The Emerging Business Leaders get back to business in September with the fall kick-off of the monthly Coffee Connections networking event, on Tuesday, September 10, 2013. Young professionals are invited to join the conversation being held from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel, located at 6615 Transit Road in Williamsville. Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel will be generously providing attendees with a complimentary continental breakfast and coffee.

Friends of Harmony to Perform Free Concert on 9/10 at Buffalo River Fest Park

Friends of Harmony to Perform Free Concert on 9/10 at Buffalo River Fest Park

The Friends of Harmony, WNY's premier male a cappella group, will perform a free concert at Buffalo's River Fest Park on Tuesday evening at 7:00 on September 10th.  Enjoy the songs from your favorite Hollywood movie in 4-part barbershop style harmony.  The show will culminate with a musical salute to the US Armed Forces for the brave work they do protecting us both at home and abroad.  For more information about this and other upcoming Friends of Harmony performances, contact Don Ehrenreich at (716) 573-5911.

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Announces Classes, Exhibit, Photo Contest

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Announces Classes, Exhibit, Photo Contest

 

“Strength, Compassion, Exploration,” a members’ exhibit featuring a diverse display of artwork, will take center stage at Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery, 1168 Orchard Park Road, with an opening reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9. The event will also feature live music by Dana Eric Misenheimer, and the public is invited to stop in for refreshments and meet the artists. 

The next “Wine, Women & Art” class with artist Andrea Oswald will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the gallery. Participants will create a frosted heart-shaped candy dish decorated with pansies. A registration fee of $25 includes art supplies, wine, snacks, girl talk and lots of laughter!

Nicole Casino ‘Snares’ Historic Role with Top-ranked Blue Devils Drum Corps

Nicole Casino ‘Snares’ Historic Role with Top-ranked Blue Devils Drum Corps

 

When the 15-time world champion Blue Devils of Concord, Calif, take the field Monday, Aug. 5, for the Drums Along the Waterfront Tour of Champions event at Ralph Wilson Stadium, those in attendance may want to keep their eyes on some history in the making. And if the name Nicole Marie Casino doesn’t mean much to you now, it’s only because you haven’t heard her story of dedication and determination.

ChalkFest Buffalo 2013! Revitalize Main Street

ChalkFest Buffalo 2013! Revitalize Main Street

Help revitalize Main Street on August 3rd and 4th at ChalkFest!

This two day family festival focuses on the use of chalk as a medium for art. This is an exciting format that brings thousands of people to Main Street while remaining true to the mission of turning the 500 Block of Main Street into an artistic and cultural destination.

Everyone is welcome, professional sidewalk chalk artists, children of all ages who simply wish to have fun, as well as adults, who may wish to try their hand at sidewalk chalk, at the same time, enjoying the diversity of downtown Buffalo, New York.

This free, family fun event will take place on the 500 Block of Main Street in Downtown Buffalo!

Painting for Preservation: Community Art-Making at Broadway Theatre

Painting for Preservation: Community Art-Making at Broadway Theatre

Join Painting for Preservation for on-site art-making at The Broadway Theatre located at 512 Broadway in Buffalo, NY. The event is today, Saturday, July 27th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.  Artists of all skill levels and media are welcome, as are any interested observers and community members.

Local High Schools and College to Host Drums Along the Waterfront Corps

Local High Schools and College to Host Drums Along the Waterfront Corps

 

The top seven drum corps in the world will begin arriving on Monday, Aug. 5, for the Drums Along the Waterfront Tour of Champions event taking place at 7:30 p.m. that evening at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park. Western New York is the last stop on the 2013 tour, and a world champion will be crowned that night.

All of the corps will be staying at local high schools and colleges for at least one day in preparation for the event. While five of the corps will stay for one day, two corps will be staying in the area until midnight Tuesday, Aug. 6.