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Traces WWII Mobile Museum

 

Location Lee-Whedon Memorial Library                                                         

620 West Ave - Medina, NY      

Saturday, October 16 · 11:00am - 5:00pm

 

 

West Seneca Marching Band to Host Music in Motion Show

The West Seneca Marching Band will host the largest high school field band show in Western New York this season, when the third annual Music in Motion competition comes to West Seneca East Senior on Sunday, Oct. 10.

With 10 area high school marching bands competing and an exhibition performance from the University at Buffalo’s Thunder of the East marching band, this will also be the largest Music in Motion event yet. Sponsored by the West Seneca West Band Boosters, the show will include performances by Orchard Park, Lancaster, East Irondequoit, Pioneer, Jamestown, Falconer, Leroy, Medina and Webster. UB’s band boasts a number of alumni from West Seneca, as well as from the other bands slated to perform.

Writing With Light Student Exhibition

Just Buffalo Literary Center and CEPA Gallery are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Writing With Light Student Exhibition. A celebratory reception will be held on Friday, September 10, 2010 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at CEPA Gallery in the Market Arcade building, 617 Main Street, Buffalo.

Featuring selected works from Just Buffalo & CEPA Gallery’s education programs from the past year, the exhibit will display work from Picturing Poetry, Writer Residencies, and Bookmaking projects.

Writing With Light reached more than 3,500 K-12 students across the region this year, and its emphasis on intensive one-on-one contact between teaching artists and students yields powerful creative results. 

Genevieve DeCarlo, a 3rd grade teacher at Discovery School, P.S. 67 explains, "It was amazing to see the growth of my students... All children should be able to have this awesome learning experience!"

Orleans County Resident Chosen as Playboy's Miss September

As Reported in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Troy L. Smith • Staff writer • August 11, 2010

A resident of Holley, Orleans County — a town of roughly 1,800 people — will be showcased in one of the most well-known magazines in the world.

Model Olivia Paige, 19, will bare all as “Miss September” in the latest issue of Playboy magazine, on newsstands Friday.

Paige’s journey to the cover began in August 2009, when she flew to Las Vegas with her mom to audition for Playboy Special Editions (a series of specialty publications ). While there, Paige was approached by a casting director for a new Playboy TV reality series called Playboy Shootout.

Orleans County Community Day

The annual Orleans County Community day will take place on Saturday, August 14th from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The event will be held at the community health center at 200 Ohio Street in Medina. A Chicken BBQ, Live Music, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides and Face Painting will be available. For more information on the event, call (585) 798-8425.