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Week of 28 July, 2019
Sunday - 7/28
No Scheduled Events
Monday - 7/29
No Scheduled Events
Tuesday - 7/30
No Scheduled Events
Wednesday - 7/31
6:30 PMReinstein Woods: Family Nature Hour at Julia Boyer Reinstein Library

Hands-on activities enable families to investigate a different nature topic each session. Note: this program will be held at the Julia Boyer Reinstein Library, 1030 Losson Road, Cheektowaga.

Contact the library at 716-668-4991 to register for one or more sessions.

Thursday - 8/1
No Scheduled Events
Friday - 8/2
 Draft Investigation Plan - The Crossroads at Genesee Site (Buffalo) Comment Dead
Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation

DEC invites the public to comment about a draft plan to investigate contamination related to The Crossroads at Genesee, site ID #C915338 (Buffalo), within New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program. Public comments about the draft plan will be accepted through August 2, 2019.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the draft plan and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed at:

Frank E. Merriweather Jr. Library
1324 Jefferson Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14208

Saturday - 8/3
10:00 AMReinstein Woods: Trail Steward Saturday
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

July 13 - Celebrate Invasive Species Awareness Week by exploring Reinstein Woods’ wetlands and helping to remove a pesky plant called Phragmites that has invaded them. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.

August 3 - Volunteer to help keep Reinstein Woods’ trails healthy and clean! We’ll remove invasive plants, pick up trash, and do whatever else is needed. Registration required; call 716-683-5959.

11:00 AMReinstein Woods: Woods Walk
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

July 6, The Secret Life of Trees - Join a guided nature walk to meet our local trees. No registration required.

August 3, Nature Guide's Choice - Join a guided nature walk through the woods. No registration required.

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