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Thursday, September 15 2011

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Before 6:00 pm

Saturday, September 17th

Serving 5-7 p.m.

Carry-Outs Available at 4:30 p.m.

Emmanuel Baptist Church

190 Oak Street, Batavia

Adults $9   Children 6-12 $4   5 & under Free

For reservations & more information

call 219-4855

Dinner includes:

Swiss steak, real mashed potatoes, gravy, coleslaw, green beans, rolls, homemade dessert, beverage

All You Can Eat                                                                              Served Family Style

www.emmanuelbaptistbatavia.org

1:20pm - 7:00pm

Last Chance to Register for GLOW Household Hazardous Waste/Pharmaceutical Collection

(Batavia, NY) – Don’t miss out! Spots for the GLOW’s 2011 Household Hazardous/Pharmaceutical Waste Collection Event are going fast. Residents who want to dispose of materials at the Saturday September 17 collection in Mt. Morris must have an appointment in order to attend. GLOW accepts a wide range of household chemicals, oil base paint, home computers, propane tanks and canisters, vehicle batteries and other materials. Microwave ovens and for the second year pharmaceuticals (unwanted, outdated, unusable and over-the-counter medicines will be accepted. These materials are accepted FREE OF CHARGE. There is a nominal fee for tires. Through a cooperative effort with AAA residents whose vehicles have them will be given the option of having their mercury trunk and hood light switches replaced with a non-mercury switch at the same time. Funding is provided by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), GLOW’s county contributions and Covanta Energy.

This is a great opportunity for residents to dispose of household chemicals and medicines they no longer want or need. Past collections have resulted in the safe and legal disposal of thousands of tires, thousands of gallons of solvents, cleaning products and paint, not to mention vehicle batteries, propane tanks and computers. Whenever possible materials collected are recycled.

 

The collection is open to residents in Genesee, Livingston and Wyoming Counties. To make an appointment residents are asked to call the GLOW office at 344-2580 extension 5463 or 800/836-1154. Or email [email protected]

 

12:15pm - 12:00am
6:00 pm

Join us on Thursday September 15th at St. Mary's Church (Basement) for a special Fundraiser for RAP!  Several vendors will be there from 6pm-9pm to offer their wares.  We will have Chinese Auctions, raffles, and much much more.  Learn more about RAP by visiting their website at:  www.geneseeny.com/rap.

If you are interested in participating please contact Dawn Vanderkooi at 585-698-4857 or [email protected]

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Local author Tom Rivers will be the guest speaker at the first free spaghetti dinner, "Pasta for Peace," at 6:30 p.m., on Thursday, Sept. 15, at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 E. Main St. in Batavia.

The dinner is sponsored by Pax Christi Genesee County. Tom Rivers, who authored "Farm Hands," will share his "food for thought" -- his first-hand experience with farm workers, hard work and lessons from Western New York fields.

Pax Christi Genesee County is part of the national and international Catholic Peace Movement and operates locally on an interfaith basis. Pax Christi has sponsored programs such as a recent Interfaith Witness for Peace at Genesee Community College and a three-part series, "Understanding Islam for the 21st Century."

UPDATE Sept. 7: William Privett, coordinator, Pax Christi Genesee County
Home: 585-599-3366
Cell: 315-866-6925

6:30pm - 7:30pm
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