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Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Announces Fall Events

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Announces Fall Events

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery in West Seneca has announced a wide variety of exhibits, classes and other events to take place throughout the fall season.

Calling all BRArtists! The Painted Bra Art Project is a fun art project created to support breast cancer research and education, and Enjoy The Journey is looking for BRArtists with creative minds and the desire to support women’s health. Sessions will be held at the gallery at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 19. Please call the gallery at 675-0204 if you are interested in participating in this fun activity.

Hightail it to Heritage Village for Lobster Feast

Hightail it to Heritage Village for Lobster Feast

 

Get ready to sink your teeth into some mouthwatering lobster, all in the name of a very good cause!

The Amherst Museum Foundation is making preparations for their first-ever Lobster Feast to benefit Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 14, at Heritage Village, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst.

Friends of Harmony Welcomes Clarence Resident as Youngest Barbershop Singer

Friends of Harmony Welcomes Clarence Resident as Youngest Barbershop Singer

When you think of a Barbershop Quartet, you may think of four elderly men standing on a street corner serenading their sweetheart with a verse of "Sweet Adeline" . Well, the Friends of Harmony broke that stereotype as they welcomed young Blaise Lucciano of Clarence as the latest member of their award-winning male barbershop chorus on Monday evening, August 26th. Blaise, a lead singer, just turned 10 which makes him the youngest barbershopper in the international Barbershop Harmony Society. Older brother Rocco, 11, has sung tenor with the chorus since 2012 and was given the honor of presenting Blaise with his certificate and membership pin.

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.