The Buddy Walk is the annual fundraiser coordinated by the Down Syndrome Group of Erie County.The Down Syndrome Group of Erie County is a non-profit group that was formed to give parents the opportunity to meet with other parents of children with Down syndrome in an atmosphere of education, personal support and friendship.The mission of the group is to provide support, resources and advocacy with the aim of increasing opportunities for individuals with Down syndrome, their families and…See More
All funds raised go to support local programs for individuals born with Down syndrome. Sponsoring conferences and seminars Monthly newsletters Social activities and Outreach EventsSupport of NDSS in their research, advocacy and awareness efforts. New parent resource packet and support Support for school and communityPlease call 814-450-2435 to register prior to October 7th or just come the day of!See More
Fall Leaves Walk/Art Craft: Saturday, Oct. 12, 1-2:30 p.m.; Asbury Woods Nature Center, 4105 Asbury Road; children 5 and older will learn why leaves are changing color and make a craft. Cost: $9; $6 members. Info: 836-6178,www.asburywoods.org.
GREEK HOT DOGS AND GREEK FRIES DAY: Sunday, Oct. 13, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 4376 West Lake Road; benefits the church; Greek pastries also available. Cost: $5. Info: 838-8808.
Erie Cemetery Tours: Sunday, Oct. 13, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.; 2116 Chestnut St.; Caroline Reichel will focus on the War of 1812; additional tours Oct. 20 and 27, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., on "Ghosts & Legends." Cost: $10; $8 children 12 and younger. Info: 868-4423, firstname.lastname@example.org.