Parish Events

These are some of the events going on at congregations around Western New York in the next few weeks.

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Burt – Fish Fry (February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7)

Come to the Best Fish Fry in town at St. Andrew’s, Burt.  Only $9.50 includes everything.  Choice of Fish or Shrimp, French fries or Potato salad, Cole Slaw, Homemade dessert and beverage as well as the best company in Newfane to spend a Friday night with.  (Children $5.50, under 5 free)  We’re at 2239 West Creek Rd. Burt (Newfane), NY 14028 on the corner of West Creek & Wilson-Burt Road just West across the bridge from Rt 78.  (We start a week early, Feb. 24th)  Fridays during Lent 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  Take outs also available (716) 778-7633  We’ll see you there!


North Tonawanda – Theme Tray Auction (February 26)

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (61 Payne Ave. in North Tonawanda) will hold a Theme Tray Auction on Sunday, February 26.  Doors open at 1 p.m.; drawing at 3 p.m.  Many baskets including big ticket items and door prizes. $5 Admission, gets you a sheet of tickets, piece of pizza and a drink. Additional tickets are $5 a sheet or 5 sheets for $20. Big ticket items additional cost.


Kenmore – Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper (February 28)

Church of the Advent (54 Delaware Rd. in Kenmore) will hold their 37th Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28.  Enjoy pancakes with a choice of toppings, sausages, and beverages.  $7 adults; $5 children.


Buffalo – Shrove Tuesday Chicken ‘N Waffle Dinner (February 28)

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church presents their annual Shrove Tuesday Chicken ‘N Waffle Dinner on Tuesday, February 28, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall (15 Fernhill Ave. in Buffalo).

Adult dinners (1/2 chicken) are $11.00, and children’s dinners (1/4 chicken) are $7.00.

Advance purchase take-out lunches are also available from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  For more information, call 833-0442.


Williamsville – Shrove Tuesday Jambalaya Dinner (February 28)

Enjoy the Tenth Annual Shrove Tuesday Jambalaya Supper at Calvary on February 28, serving from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Celebrate this pre-Lenten tradition with our Mardi Gras twist!

Dinners include jambalaya with or without shrimp, salad with dressing, corn bread and butter, pecan pie, and your choice of bottled water, coffee, tea or milk. For kids – of any size – there is blue box mac n’ cheese. Eat-in or take out!

Adults $10 per person, $3 per child 12 or younger, or $30 per family (immediate family only).

Calvary Episcopal Church is located at 20 Milton Street at the corner of South Cayuga in Williamsville. Limited parking is available next to the church. Overflow parking is available at the municipal lot adjacent to Island Park and behind Beach-Tuyn Funeral Home.


Cheektowaga – Fish Fry (March 1, 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 14)

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church (1395 George Urban Blvd. in Cheektowaga) will have Fish Fries starting on Ash Wednesday and running every FRIDAY through Good Friday from 4-7 pm.

Dinners run from $9-$13 depending on the dinner. Children under the age of 5 – $4.00

All fish and shrimp dinners are prepared FRIED or BROILED

All Dinners include your choice of 2 sides: macaroni salad, coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni & cheese or french fries.
Extra side dishes can be purchased for 75¢ each with the purchase of a dinner.
All Dinners include: Tossed Salad & Dessert.
All Dinners eaten “in” include coffee, tea, punch or water.
All salads are “homemade” at church.
Food sensitivities are considered. A Gluten Free plate (broiled fish with fries or potato salad) and GF dessert (varies) is always available…but the kitchen IS NOT a Gluten Free kitchen.


Kenmore – Souper Suppers (March 8, March 15, March 22, March 29, April 5)

Church of the Advent (54 Delaware Rd. in Kenmore) will offer Souper Suppers during Lent. Souper Supper meals are simple fare- soup, salad, bread and beverage. You are asked to bring a donation for the food pantry as your entry fee. Please plan to join us. 6pm Wednesdays during Lent March 8th thru April 5th.


Buffalo – International Women’s Day Celebration (March 8)

Trinity Church (371 Delaware Rd. in Buffalo) will host a celebration for International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8 from 6-9 p.m.  International Women’s Day is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality. Our event will start with dinner followed by participation in the Dance and Drum for Universal Peace, facilitated by Miriam Minkoff.

Admission is $10. Proceeds will benefit two nonprofit organizations, Homespace (a local organization supporting teen mothers in Buffalo) and WeCanLead (an international nonprofit supporting girls’ education in Africa).


Williamsville – Plant Sale (March 15)

Calvary Episcopal Church’s Annual Plant Sale is a pre-order event only. Pre-orders are accepted through March 15. Go to for a catalog of available plants and for order forms.

Orders will be available for pick-up on Saturday, May 20, 9 a.m.-noon.


South Buffalo – Spring Craft Fair (April 1)

St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in South Buffalo will hold a Spring Craft Fair on Saturday, April 1, from 12 noon to 4 p.m.  Local artists will sell jewelry, decor, chocolates, and more!  All are welcome.

St. Matthew’s is located at 1182 Seneca St., in South Buffalo.  Use the Wasson St. entrance to access the parish hall.