Sponsored by Daemen College Center for Sustainable Communities and Civic Engagement and the Global & Local Sustainability Program
Download the March 2014 newsletter.
Editor: Brenda L. Young (contact: firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Saturday, March 1
Woodpecker Walk -10:30 a.m. Take a guided tour of Reinstein Woods to look for signs of woodpeckers and learn about their role in the forest. Registration required; call 716-683-5959. Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve.
Walk at Knox Farm State Park – 9am. Enjoy a family-friendly nature walk led by Buffalo Audubon staff at Knox Farm State Park. (KF) Free. Please call 585-457-3228 to register.
Niagara’s Nature-Reservoir State Park from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. If you are out sledding or ice skating, stop in the warming pavilion to learn about some of the wildlife found in the Niagara Region. For information call (716) 285-0516.
Naturally Pampered II-10:00am to 1:00pm at Orchard Park Recreation Center. For those who’ve had some exposure to working with medicinal herbs, we’ll be going beyond simple balms delving into emulsions, tinted lip balms, layering scents, etc. employing organic herbs, infused oils, vinegars and floral waters. Fees: $15.00 members / $20.00 non-members. Registration required: www.earthspiritedu.org
Buffalo Mini Maker Faire- 10:00am-4:00pm, Buffalo Museum of Science. $10/adults, $8/ages 2-17, FREE/Museum members, 2&U. This family-friendly invention, creativity and resourcefulness fair will feature makers of electric vehicles, terrariums, programmers, 3-D printers, circuits, Legos, Star Wars, crafters, and more. Don't miss the After Party atThe Foundry, which is also a Maker Faire Annex.
Community Meeting- 3pm, Assembly to Seek Justice in the Huntley Coal Plant Transition, Boys and Girls Club, 54 Riverdale Rd., Town of Tonawanda.
Electronics Recycling Kickoff for Camp Good Days- 10am to 3pm at the Camp Good Days office in Buffalo (6430 Transit Rd., Depew, NY 14043, LoVullo Business Plaza across from Salvatore’s Italian Gardens Restaurant). Residents can drop off electronics for recycling at no cost, and the Sunnking staff/volunteers will be available to unload vehicles. All electronics recycled at these events will also help generate funds for Camp Good Days and Special Times.
Zooper Saturday-Buffalo Zoo event featuring the big cats. Come see our fine felines in action! Enjoy enrichment for the animals and keeper talks about our big cats. The event runs from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and is free with Zoo admission. Please call the Events Coordinator at (716) 995-6133 for more information. The Buffalo Zoo thanks Perry’s Ice Cream for sponsoring the tiger exhibit.