Senior events in the Southtowns
Thursday October 31, 2013 | By:Press Release |
Seniors have options, with local travel clubs
Town of Hamburg senior citizens may take advantage of four local travel clubs and many opportunities for trips to local and regional cultural and recreational attractions.
On Nov. 9, the Friendly Travel Club will visit the Sherlock Homes Mystery and have lunch. The bus will leave at 10 a.m. from the Tops Friendly Markets parking lot on South Park Avenue and return at 4:30 p.m.
For more information, call 627-5275 or 337-2491.
The Hamburg Seniors Travel Club meets at 1:30 p.m. on the third Friday of each month at the Hamburg Town Hall, located at 6100 South Park Ave. in Hamburg. Upcoming events include a visit to the Station Dinner Theater in Erie, Pa. on Nov. 6, to see “Give My Regards to Broadway.”
The will include a stop at Fuhrman’s Cider Mill, Bakery & General store in Erie. For more information, call 674-5098, 771-3991 or 204-8084.
The Armor Seniors Travel Club has planned a trip to the Riviera Theatre in Tonawanda to see country singer Loretta Lynn in concert at 7 p.m. on Nov. 14. A deposit is required for tickets. For more information, call Shirley Doyle at 823-0197.
Lake Shore play
Stephanie Wattie, a 2010 Lake Shore Senior High School graduate, has majored in theater arts at Niagara University.
Wattie returned to Lake Shore to work with local students, throughout September and October, choreographing fight sequences and teaching students about stage combat, including stage safety, form and technique, and the ways in which stage combat differs from related forms, such as fencing.
William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” will hit the Lake Shore Senior High School stage at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1 and 2 in the senior high school auditorium. Tickets will be available at the door.
View ‘God’s Favorite’ at Saint Francis
The Saint Francis players, under the direction of Father Mark David Skura, will present Neil Simon’s “God’s Favorite”
In this comedy, Long Island businessman Joe Benjamin is a modern-day “Job.” He is visited by Sidney Lipton, a messenger from God, who has a mission: test Joe’s faith and report back to “the boss.”
Performances will be held in Alumni Hall Theater on the school’s Athol Springs campus, located at 4129 Lake Shore Road, at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9 and at 2 on Sunday, Nov. 10.
Students will present ‘The Pajama Game’
Immaculata Academy will present “The Pajama Game” from Nov. 15 – 17. Show times are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 15 and Saturday, Nov. 16 and 2:30 on Sunday, Nov. 17.
Preferred seating and general admission tickets are available online at www.ImmaculataAcademy.com or at the academy box office.
For more information, call 649-6161. Immaculata Academy is located at 5138 S. Park Ave. in Hamburg.
Tickets are available in the main office of the school or at the door. Seating is general admission. For more information, call 627-1200.
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