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Valentine's Cookie Decorating Class At Fairy Cakes Cupcakery & Bakeshop

An all ages, all skill levels class. Learn basic cookie decorating with Bri and Molly. You’ll receive 6 of our classic cutouts, learn about our vanilla buttercream glaze, and learn how to add detail with sprinkles and royal icing. Follow the tutorial or go rogue and do your own designs, it’s completely up to you! The class includes water, coffee, or tea, and a sweet treat.
Dates: 
02/11/2023
11:30 am - 1 pm
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Location:

289 Parkside Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

716-688-0361

Project Feederwatch at Letchworth

This citizen science project, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is easy to do for experienced bird watchers and beginners alike! Learn about the lives and habits of our common feeder birds and find out how you can become a citizen scientist at home. Count days are every Saturday and Sunday until April 30th.
Dates: 
02/11/2023
02/12/2023
02/18/2023
10 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Letchworth State Park

Location:

1 Letchworth State Park
Castile, NY, 14427
United States

Phone:

(585) 493-3600

Valentine Day Treats At the Broadway Market

Treat your Valentine to a special treat from the Broadway Market.
Dates: 
02/11/2023
8 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Broadway Market

Location:

999 Broadway
Buffalo, NY, 14212
United States

Date Night: Sweethearts Dance at the Buffalo History Museum

Take a trip down memory lane at The Buffalo History Museum this Valentine’s Day season! The Museum is hosting its inaugural 50’s themed “Sweethearts Dance,” an evening of dancing, big band music, retro photo opportunities, cocktails, and sweets from local candy shops. Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready to boogie-woogie, jitterbug, and do the bunny hop at The Buffalo History Museum! This event is for 21 years and older.
Dates: 
02/10/2023
7 - 10 pm
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Location:

One Museum Court
Buffalo, NY, 14216
United States

Phone:

(716) 873-9644

Family Valentine Dance

Join us for a lovely evening featuring music, games, pictures, an arts & craft station, and pizza, cookies, and pop. This is a great event for daddies & daughters, mamas and sons, grandparents and grandkids, or the whole family! Semi-formal dress is encouraged.
Dates: 
02/10/2023
6:00pm
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Location:

Jefferson Youth Center - Tonawanda, NY
250 Athens Blvd
Tonawanda, NY, 14223
United States

Phone:

716-831-1001

Have a Heart for Valentine's Day at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us Valentine’s Day weekend and leave a real-life "like" next to your favorite piece in our collection. Museum guests who visit on February 11, 12, 13, or 14 will get a heart-shaped sticker to "show us the love." Place your heart sticker next to your favorite piece in the collection, but choose wisely–you'll only have one sticker. We can't wait to see what our guests really "heart". After all of the stickers have been collected, we will tally the results for a “favorites” list that we'll share with you. Go ahead, leave us a like this Valentine's Day! PS: KIDS 17 AND UNDER ARE ALWAYS FREE!
Dates: 
02/11/2023
02/12/2023
02/13/2023
9:00AM - 5:00 PM
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Location:

One Museum Way
Corning, NY, 14830
United States

Phone:

6074385277

Fort Niagara in the Civil War at Old Fort Niagara

Celebrate Lincoln's Birthday with special activities at the fort. Although Fort Niagara was far from the front lines during the American Civil War, the fort nonetheless saw a great deal of activity. Enjoy special tours of the fort and learn what it looked like from 1861-65. Follow the trials and tribulations of the 7th United States Infantry as they travel from New Mexico to Fort Niagara.
Dates: 
02/12/2023
1 - 4 pm
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Organization:

Old Fort Niagara

Location:

102 Morrow Plaza P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States

Phone:

716-745-7611

President Lincoln's Birthday Celebration

The Buffalo History Museum will once again partner with the Buffalo Civil War Roundtable and Union Volunteers Fife and Drum Corps for the longest running celebration of President Lincoln’s birthday in the nation! This celebration includes a short program, a Lincoln orator delivering the 16th president’s words, and uniformed Civil War reenactors performing a rifle salute. Enjoy a piece of complimentary birthday cake! Doors Open 11:30 a.m. Program 11:45 a.m.
Dates: 
02/12/2023
11:30 - 12:30
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Location:

One Museum Court
Buffalo, NY, 14216
United States

Phone:

716-873-9644

Spell Competition - Spell Kahoot 5.0 by 98thPercentile

Spell Kahoot 5.0 - Register your child (grades k-8) for 98thPercentile's free Spell competition & get a chance to win $1500 awards & scholarships. Hurry Up
Dates: 
02/11/2023
02/12/2023
11:00 AM CST
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

BPO Little Kids With the BPO: SOLD OUT

A delightful Saturday morning session for our littlest listeners, age 0-5, with their caregivers. Join BPO musicians and community partners for fun musical activities designed specifically for tiny ears and growing minds. Dancing, singing, twirling, bouncing, clapping, cheering (and yes, even a few tears) are welcomed with open arms at these wonderful concerts just for THEM!
Dates: 
02/11/2023
10 am
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Location:

786 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14209
United States

Phone:

716-885-5000

Valentines Day Night Riding

Celebrate Valentines Day with a charming spin on the waterfront's historic carousel! It'll be magical. And, only $1 per ride. This is one of only a few opportunities to ride the carousel before the season officially opens in late spring!
Dates: 
02/14/2023
5 to 7 pm
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Location:

1 Marine Drive
Buffalo, NY, 14202
United States

Phone:

(716) 493-2110