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C A L E N D A R O F E V E N T S • J U LY 2 0 1 8 • C A L E N D A R O F E V E N T S • J U LY 2 0 1 8 FRIDAY | JULY 6 Family Fun Day at Canalside Explore & More’s Summer Fun is back at Canalside with FREE Family Fun Fridays! Each week, 11am-2pm, we will celebrate a different educational play zone area of the new Museum at Canalside. Today, we will showcase our new Art Studio. Bring the whole family to create a community mural that will proudly hang in our East Aurora Museum this summer. Canalside, 44 Prime St., Buffalo. 716-655-5131. www. exploreandmore.org SUNDAY | JULY 1 French & Indian War Encampment continues from June 29 & 30, 10am-5pm. Large numbers of reenactors camp at the fort for this three day event, demonstrating what life was like for soldiers and warriors on both sides during the critical days of July 1759. Three major battle reenactments, siege demonstrations, artillery firings, period music, childrens games, and a large camp of period artisans and merchants. Old Fort Niagara, Fort Niagara State Park, Youngstown. 716-745-7611. www. oldfortniagara.org Family Walk at Beaver Meadow Take a guided walk, 2pm-3pm, led by one of our naturalists through the preserve. Donations gratefully accepted. Meet at Nature Center. Walk takes place every Sunday afternoon. Beaver Meadow Audubon Center, 1610 Welch Rd., North Java. 585-457-3228. www.buffaloaudubon.org WEDNESDAY | JULY 4 Independence Day Join the hoopla of traditional American pageantry, marching bands and merrymaking that comprise the day’s festivities (10am-4pm) highlighted by the swearing in of new American citizens on SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SATURDAY | JULY 7 Free Family Saturdays A variety of “Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 and Take” themed workshops are available at each and every installment of Family 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Saturdays, noon-4pm, on July 7, 14, 21 & 28. Catch live performances by N.U.R.T. 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 (Niagara University Repertory Theatre) on the Key Stage at 1pm and 3pm. Also 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 featured weekly are these self-directed play 29 30 31 the steps of the Town Hall. Genesee Country Village & Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Rd., Mumford. 585-294-8218. www.gcv.org THURSDAY | JULY 5 Nature’s Art Box: Weaving with Nature Join Education Director, Lauren Makeyenko to create a loom made from sticks and twine, 2pm-3:30pm. Participants will weave natural materials including wildflowers, grasses and other items into it. These works of art will dry into a beautiful wall hanging. Pre-registration required. Call 585-457-3228 to register. $5. All ages welcome. Beaver Meadow Audubon Center, 1610 Welch Rd., North Java. 585-457-3228. http://www.buffaloaudubon.org spaces: Paint Space, Costume Closet, Face Paint, Pottery Wheel, Clay Hand-Building. Parking is free. Artpark, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston. http://www.artpark.net MONDAY | JULY 9 Summer Fun Club Inviting kids ages 6-10 to join us on Monday mornings in July for an hour (10:30am-11:30am) of stories, games and crafts inspired by this years Summer reading theme: “Libraries Rock!” Space and materials are limited, so registration is required. Check with your local library for similar programs! Kenmore Branch Library, 160 Delaware Road, Kenmore. 716-873-2842. TUESDAY | JULY 10 Fairy Houses at Amherst State Park Join us as we create a house to attract nature’s continued on page 43 WNY Family Magazine Presents... Free ! Join us at Canalside this Month ! JULY Get active with two great yoga classes from Yoga Parkside! • Yoga Beginnings for Toddlers & Babies • Family Yoga • Music JULY Fun Fitness with Gymnastics Unlimited • Climb and balance in an obstacle course • Skills contest • Play Parachute Games 12 19 JULY Farm to Table Ag-tivity with the Erie County Fair! • Plant a Basil plant to take home • Meet Fair Bear & See the Fairmobile AUG Enjoy a performance from Darlene Ceglia’s Dance Project • Tap • Jazz • Contemporary • Hip-Hop 26 2 11am - 1pm at Visit wnyfamilymagazine.com for a complete schedule of Summer Family FUN! 22 WNY Family July 2018