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2018-05-16 / What's Going On

What's Going On

Brian Dugan 5K, walk slated

Registration is now open for the annual Brian Dugan Memorial Scholarship 5K Road Race, Kids’ Run and 1-Mile Walk, to be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 18. The Kids’ 100-Meter Race will take place at 5:45 p.m. The cost is $30 until May 17, and $40 on race day. For students 18 and younger, the cost is $15 before race day and $20 on the day of the race. For more information on the event, visit www.karenmonaco22.wixsite.com/dugan5k.

Cardinal O’Hara sets meat raffle

The Home School Association at Cardinal O’Hara High School, 39 Ohara Road, Tonawanda, will host its annual meat raffle on Friday, May 18. Doors open at 6 p.m., followed at 7 p.m. by the first raffle. The $5 admission fee includes beer, wine and soda. Those attending are encouraged to bring table snacks. A basket raffle will also be featured. For event tickets, call the school at 695-2600 or email dschiesser@cardinalohara.com.

Hot dog sale set for May 19

Precious Paws Rescue will hold a hot dog sale in connection with Valu Days from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Valu Home Center, in the Delton Plaza, 4264 Delaware Ave., Tonawanda. Individuals can enjoy a Sahlen’s hot dog or a Valu meal. All proceeds will benefit Precious Paws Rescue in North Tonawanda. Hot dogs cost $2.50, and a Valu meal costs $4.

St. Amelia School plans art show

St. Amelia School’s annual art show will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, at the school, 2999 Eggert Road, Tonawanda. There will also be food trucks in the parking lot, including Lloyd and Just Pizza.

Legion Post to host fundraiser

The Erie-Niagara Sunrise Exchange Club will host “No Excuse for Abuse,” a child abuse prevention fundraiser, at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Sikora American Legion Post, 950 Payne Ave., North Tonawanda. Theme baskets and raffles, including a “lottery frame” valued at $300, will be featured as well as finger foods. The entrance fee is $5. For more information, call 694-0797 or 531-8781.

Project Pride event planned

Project Pride of North Tonawanda will host its first disco night from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the newly renovated Events at the Wurlitzer facility located in the Wurlitzer Building, at 908 Niagara Falls Blvd. It is the 20th anniversary of Project Pride of NT, founded by Dave Burgio to cultivate and promote a better community. The event will feature four hours of open bar, themed food stations, a DJ and dancing. Tickets can be purchased by searching “Project Pride of NT’s Disco Night” at www.eventbrite.com.

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