Weekly Feature

2011-06-15 / Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 16
. Wellness Walk — Healthy outdoor walk with a botanical emphasis and wildlife too!
Drop in program, runs all year, 10 a.m.-12 noon Thursday, June 16 at Tifft Nature
Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo; Free - no registration needed. 896-6397,
www.sciencebuff.org. After School Escape — An hour-long experience for kids in grade kindergarten
through grade 5, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16 at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93
Honorine Dr., Depew; Free. No registration. 683-5959,
sat. 18
. Garden Toad Abode — Delight Dad on his day with a hand-painted house made
from a clay pot. Welcome insect-eating amphibious creatures to your yard by placing the
abode on its side and partially burying it in a moist, shady spot. Garden Toad Abode takes
place 10-11 a.m. Saturday, June 18 at Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655
South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com
ongoing: now-August 28
. Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion — More than 40 machines faithfully
recreated from Leonardo daVinci’s notebooks by a team of scientists and craftsmen, 10
a.m.-4 p.m. seven days a week and until 7 p.m. Fridays through Sunday, Aug. 28 at the
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Pkwy., Buffalo; $. www.sciencebuff.org

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