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Annunciation School to Host Seminar on Internet Safety and Cyber-bullying

Annunciation School to Host Seminar on Internet Safety and Cyber-bullying

Annunciation School in Elma, a growing Catholic elementary school serving children from Pre-K3 through Grade 8, will host a seminar titled “Protecting Our Children — Internet Safety and Cyber-bullying,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, November 17, in the school gym. Sponsored by the Home School Guild, the event will feature Vanita Evans, community outreach specialist with the Buffalo division of the FBI. 

Annunciation School is located at 7580 Clinton St., Elma. The event is free and open to the public. 

Pet Connection to Host Huge Adoption Event on Saturday

Pet Connection to Host Huge Adoption Event on Saturday

Pet Connection Programs Inc., a special care shelter for dogs and cats located in Marilla, will hold a huge adoption event from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 29, at the Petco store on Orchard Park Road in West Seneca. Nine kittens and 15 puppies will be looking for new homes, so be sure to get there early! Check out some of the photos at http://www.petconnectionprogramsinc.com/DogAdoptions.asp

East Aurora School District Events & News for October

East Aurora School District Events & News for October

October 8 - Homecoming Dance at EAHS, 7:30 PM  

October 10 - Columbus Day ‐ No School

October 13 - Grade 5 Activity Night, 6:30 PM at Middle School.

October 16 - MS Marching Band in the West Seneca Halloween Parade, noon to 2 PM on Union Road near the Southgate Plaza.

October 26 - National Honor Society Fall Induction & Awards Ceremony – EAHS at 7:00 PM
 - Board of Education Meeting ‐ MS Library, 7:00 PM

October 31 - Halloween Parade, 2:00 PM at Parkdale  


District News

Three members of the Class of 2012, Kendal Clarke, Christopher Klocke, and Benjamin Stortz, have been named Commended
Students in the 2012 National Merit Program.  Commended students placed among the top 50,000 of over 1.5 million students
who took the PSAT in 2010.

Christmas Tree Tagging at Fall Event at Arboretum on Blue Hill

Christmas Tree Tagging at Fall Event at Arboretum on Blue Hill

Springville, NY... This Fall, enjoy the beautiful outdoors in the rolling hills of Springville at the 330 acre Arboretum on Blue Hill.  Enjoy the crisp Fall temperatures, see wildlife and experience the fabulous Fall Foliage view  from  the top of Blue Hill.  This is a perfect family setting to select your family’s Christmas Tree while enjoying the change of seasons to Fall.  When the Holiday Season arrives, and it’s time to pick up your Christmas tree, it will be available at Treehaven Nursery from November 25th till Christmas Eve, or by special arrangement.  Treehaven Nursery is located at 981 Jamison Road in Elma.

Annunciation School Hosts Kid’s Dance Workshop

Annunciation School Hosts Kid’s Dance Workshop

It’s no secret that kids love to dance but did you know that dancing promotes motor skill development in children.  Dancing also encourages creativity, self-confidence and expressive movement when in a fun, nurturing environment. 

This October, Annunciation School will host a 6-week kid’s dance work shop facilitated by Buffalo Dance Center. Classes are held on Saturday mornings beginning October 22nd and run through November 26th. Classes offered include Creative Movement (Ages 3-4), Saturdays 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. and Pre-Dance (Ages 5-6), Saturdays 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Pet Connection Announces Special Events for October

Pet Connection Announces Special Events for October

Pet Connection Programs Inc., a special care shelter for dogs and cats located in Marilla, will be participating in several special events during the month of October.

Look for Pet Connection volunteers from 11 to 5 p.m. Saturday, October 1, and Sunday, October 2, at Cradle Beach in Angola. And from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 8, volunteers will be grilling up some delicious hot dogs and cheeseburgers at the Valu Home Center store in East Aurora.

Pet totes and other goodies will be available for sale from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, October 15 and 22, in the Walden Galleria in Cheektowaga.

Include Your Pets in Your Evacuation and Disaster Planning

Include Your Pets in Your Evacuation and Disaster Planning

(Welcome to our pet column, courtesy of Pet Connection Programs Inc. of Marilla. We post a new article each week, so be sure to check back on a regular basis!)

All too often when a disaster strikes, our four-legged friends are left to fend for themselves and sometimes end up lost, injured or killed. The best way to avoid this tragic scenario is to have a well-thought-out disaster plan that includes Fido, so you know where to go and what to take.