September 29, 9:00 am
The Nolan Burch Memorial Blood Drive will take place from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Contact UNYTS to schedule an appointment, or just drop in!
September 29, 9:30 am
Good Grief is a support group for anyone who is having difficulty with a loss. It may be a pet, a divorce, or death of a loved one...whatever it is you are suffering, feel free to bring yourself and share, if you wish, your hurt with a group willing to listen. Or listen to the stories of others. It all can help. People of any - or no - denomination are welcome. In fact, all are welcome.
Other meeting dates in 2018: Oct. 27, Nov. 17, Dec. 15
September 29, 6:00 pm
A keyboard and electric guitar duo, Mike and Mandy will entertain listeners with their full sound. Their style is laid back, yet with the ability to kick it up and have people dancing! This promises to be a fun evening.
September 30, 3:30 pm
Kevin Durkin will play an Organ Recital beginning at 3:30 pm. This will be followed by a service of choral evensong with the installation of officers of the Buffalo Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.
October 3, 6 pm
Our new Men’s Group at Calvary meets from 6:00-7:30pm on the first Wednesday of the month. Teams of men take turns bringing supper, and others share their spiritual journeys. All men of Calvary are invited and encouraged to join.
October 6, 9 am -2 pm
Take a trip to Sky High Adventure Park, Holiday Valley Ski Resort, Ellicottville NY. The cost is $54 per person with a minimum age 7, no max on the ages! Price includes 3 hours on the ropes-zip lines course followed by a roller coaster ride through the hills at Holiday Valley. There are 3 different levels on the course. Payment due that morning, at the park. If it is raining, this will be cancelled. This is also Ellicottville’s Fall Festival weekend so there will be lots to do in town. Please sign up so Norine and Jonathan can give their staff an idea on how many will be attending.
October 7, 9:00 am
Books & Bites provides a forum for people to discuss a book that they have read together. Although some of the discussion is book specific, questions that address broader themes provide an entry point for participation by everyone. All are welcome!
The book selection for October is A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Count Rostov is brought before a tribunal during the Bolshevik purges. He expects to be executed, but is spared and sentenced instead to exile at the grand Metropol Hotel in Moscow. Forbidden to ever leave, this novel explores how Rostov will create a fulfilling life for himself despite the turbulent times and limiting circumstances of his new life.
October 7, 4:00 pm
Calvary’s Blessing of the Animals, in the Episcopal tradition, is an “All are welcome” event! Please bring all your creatures, great and small, but PLEASE keep safety in mind! All animals should be appropriately leashed, crated, carried, or contained, and under responsible supervision at all times. If your pet is no longer with us or cannot mingle comfortably with other pets, please bring a photograph or drawing of your pet. Stuffed animals and toy pets also are welcome to receive a blessing in the Kryder Courtyard.