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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to British essayist and critic
born on this date in 1778, “The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much.”
HOWTODOIT– Photographer Mark Strong, webmaster for Meibohm Fine Arts in East Aurora, will give a presentation on photography and digital art at the meeting of the East Aurora Art Society at 7 p.m. All are welcome.
– Eight Boar’s Head hams are the prizes as Niagara Heritage of Hope and Service, home of Historic Holy Trinity, holds its second annual Ham Raffle at 1 p.m. Friday at the Natural Link, 105 Portage Road, Lewiston. Tickets are $5 at the Natural Link, at Gadawski’s Restaurant, 1445 Falls St., Niagara Falls, or by calling 299-0799.
The Olean High School Sports Boosters offer 27 cash prizes, ranging up to $10,000, in their 35th annual Endowment Fund Raffle at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Pulaski Club, 1104 N. Union St., Olean. Tickets are $100, which includes four admissions, food and drink. Tickets are available at the Boosters office in the high school or from Booster committee members. For info, call
HAPPY BIRTHDAY – Lori Repicci, Steve Tasker, Sarah Fonzi, Candace Johnson, Lisa Kane, Jim Szczublewski, Dr. Reg Abraham, Lee Tulumello, Jeff Lester, Bob Galligan, Nancy Johnston, Charles French, Judy Moskal, Evelyn Skelly, Karley Baker, Maureen Starkey, Robert Balbick, Dorothy Dillemuth, Emma Mariani, Lee Tulumello and Peggy Nigrelli. To submit items of interest, email olaf[email protected] or send a letter to Reporters’ Notebook, Buffalo News, Box 100, Buffalo, NY 14240.