Episcopal Diocese of Western New York

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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Buffalo – UBE Lenten Fish Fry (February 23)

The Union of Black Episcopalians will host a Lenten Fish Fry at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church on Friday, February 23 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall (15 Fernhill Ave.).  Dinners are $11, and include haddock, green beans, potato salad, bread, and dessert.  Pre-orders are requested, please call Ann Burroughs (716-573-4107).


Cheektowaga – Fish Fry (February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)

Please come and join us at the Best Fish Fry in Cheektowaga. At St. Patrick’s Church. Prices from $9.00-$11.00 includes everything. Featuring Fish & Shrimp (fried or broiled); Chicken Fingers, and Homemade sides. Home made dessert including Gluten Free

We’re at 1395 George Urban Blvd. Cheektowaga. Dinners starting Ash Wednesday and every Friday during Lent including Good Friday. Dinners served from 4-7. Dine in or take out. Call 716-684-4602.


North Tonawanda – Lenten Fish Fry (February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23)

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (61 Payne Ave. @ Tremont in North Tonawanda) will be holding Lenten Fish Fries on Fridays in Lent from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  Fish Fry will be available February 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16 and 23.

Dinner includes choice of breaded or baked fish. Choice of homemade German potato salad, baked potato or macaroni salad plus coleslaw, bread and beverage song with homemade desserts. Chicken fingers are also available. Dine in or take out.  Adults $11, Children $5.


Burt/Newfane – Lenten Fish Fry (February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23)

Come to the Best Fish Fry in town at St. Andrew’s, Burt. Only $10.00 includes everything. Choice of Fish or Shrimp, French fries or Potato salad, Cole Slaw, Home made dessert and beverage as well as the best company in Newfane to spend a Friday night with. (Children $6.00, 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. 9th)  Fridays during Lent 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  Take outs also available (716) 778-7633 We’ll see you there!


Williamsville – Deitrich Buxtehude’s “Membra Jesu Nostri” in Concert (February 25)

On February 25, 2018 at 4 PM, the choir of Calvary Episcopal Church, under the direction of Music Director Kevin Durkin, and joined by sopranos Holly Bewlay, Tiffany Du Mouchelle, contralto Lynne McMurtry, tenor James Judd and bass baritone Daniel Ihasz, will present Dietrich Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri. The work, while sung in Latin, is considered the first Lutheran oratorio, and is a seven-cantata meditation on the wounds of Christ. Solo arias are typically bookended by choral sections.

The singers will be joined in the program by instrumentalists to include the York Consort, a group of viol instruments, as well as two violinists, a cellist and an organist.

Absolutely all are welcome, no exceptions, to enjoy this special musical presentation. The church is located at the corner of Milton and South Cayuga in Williamsville, one block south of Main Street. There is limited parking at the church and on surrounding streets. Overflow parking is available at the municipal lot adjacent to Island Park. Freewill offerings are accepted in the designated receptacle at the entrance to the church. For more information, call the church at 633-7800.