Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — On Nov. 24, pet supplies are discounted and pet photos are available. Sign up now for a sitting with professional pet photographer Corky, from Wild Eye Photography. She will take your pet’s photo in the privacy of her mobile unit. You pick the settings and background. Sitting fee is $10; prints start at $25. Call 572-3852 for a sitting time. At 1 p.m., the second annual, “Read to your dog under the Christmas Tree” event will take place. Kids, bring in your leashed dog and enjoy treats for you and your dog, while listening to Christmas Tails.
Rev up your holiday shopping engines at the 5th Annual Super Sunday Vendor Fair, sponsored by the Olcott Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. The event happens from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Olcott Fire Hall, 1692 Lockport-Olcott Road. For more information, call 213-8531. Admission and parking are free.
Dec. 1 brings back the Old-Fashioned Carol Sing at the Van Horn Mansion, beginning at 1 p.m. Bring the whole family and join them for a wonderful family holiday tradition with carol singing in the parlor, the Methodist Bell Choir and holiday treats in the dining room. The mansion will be traditionally decorated for the holidays. Admission and parking are free. For more information, call 778-7197.
The First Baptist Church Missions Committee in Newfane is getting ready for the cold weather and upcoming holiday season. Families are in need of bedding and winter coats, boots, hats, scarves and gloves. The church is also accepting new and gently used toys and games for the Christmas season. For more information, call Denise at 585-205-6928.
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