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October Shines a Spotlight on Physical Therapy

October Shines a Spotlight on Physical Therapy

 

October is National Physical Therapy Month, a time to shine the spotlight on those medical professionals who help facilitate healing, improve mobility, reduce pain and return individuals to their normal level of activity following and injury or illness.

Bases Loaded Sports Collectibles to Host Beckett Card Grading Event

Bases Loaded Sports Collectibles to Host Beckett Card Grading Event

 

Bases Loaded Sports Collectibles will host a representative from Beckett Grading Services from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the store, located at 794 French Road, Cheektowaga.

Hunger Games at Tifft Nature Preserve

Hunger Games at Tifft Nature Preserve

Hunger Games Kids Wilderness Survival Workshop at Tifft Nature Preserve

Saturday, October 5, 2013 1:00-3:00pm

Can you survive in a post-apocalyptic world? Ditch technology for a day and hone your wilderness survival skills of finding food, water, shelter, and more during an introductory hands-on outdoor workshop for kids 8-18. Wear weather-appropriate outdoor apparel. Non-Members: $8. Buffalo Museum of Science Members Save 10%. Pre-registration required. Please call 825-6397. 

Autumnal Equinox Walk at Tifft

Autumnal Equinox Walk at Tifft

Enjoy a guided evening family hike at Tifft Nature Preserve as we officially bid summer adieu and usher in autumn. Non-Members: $5. Buffalo Museum of Science Members Save 10%. For ages 5 and up. Pre-registration required. Please call 825-6397.  For more up-coming programs at Tifft Nature Preserve go to www.sciencebuff.org.

Reed, DeLamielleure and Ferguson to Headline Event at Eastern Hills Mall

Reed, DeLamielleure and Ferguson to Headline Event at Eastern Hills Mall

Former Buffalo Bills greats Andre Reed, Joe DeLamielleure and Joe Ferguson will be on hand to sign autographs during “Buzzcon,” Sept. 13 and 14 at the Eastern Hills Mall, 4545 Transit Road, Williamsville. Presented by WBBZ-TV, Buzzcon will also feature sports memorabilia, comics, zombie makeovers and other special guests. Event hours are 5 to 9 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday.

5K Run in the Country to Benefit Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

5K Run in the Country to Benefit Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village invites runners across Western New York to participate in the second annual 5K Run in the Country on Saturday, Sept. 28. Runners and walkers will enjoy a flat, fast and scenic certified course that begins and ends at Heritage Village, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst.

In addition to the natural beauty of the scenic course, awards for various age groups are being specially handcrafted by the skilled Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village blacksmith. These unique awards are sure to become the main attraction in any trophy case. The first 200 prepaid registrants will also receive a commemorative long-sleeve T-shirt.

Labatt Blue Wingman Hockey Tournament to Debut at National Buffalo Wing Festival

 Labatt Blue Wingman Hockey Tournament to Debut at National Buffalo Wing Festival

             It doesn’t get much more “Buffalo” than chicken wings, Labatt Blue Beer and ice hockey - which is why Labatt Blue is helping combine all three by bringing the ice…outdoors…in the summer.

            On Saturday, August 31, the first-ever Labatt Blue Wingman Hockey Tournament will take place at the National Buffalo Wing Festival from noon to 9 p.m. at Coca-Cola Field. Eight teams have been pre-selected to compete in this two-on-two, closed tournament. All participating teams are of intermediate to advanced level play and most participated in the inaugural Labatt Blue Buffalo Pond Hockey Tournament back in 2008.