2021 Upcoming Events

The following events are for people that receive services and supports from LDA of WNY:

Starlight Zoom Hangouts 
(Monday-Friday 8am-3pm)

Contact Carrie Marcotte: email cmarcotte@ldaofwny.org or call 716-842-1525


The Starlight artists and Teaching Artists get together Monday- Friday on Zoom from 8 am – 2 pm.
Make art, learn new things and visit with your friends.

  • Monday's and Friday’s at 1-2pm Reading with Judy

  • Tuesday's at 11am Writing Group with Mike Rembis


Erie I-Learn Zoom Events
(4:30-6:30pm Monday-Friday and occasional Saturdays at 12-2pm)

Contact April Kirby: akirby@ldaofwny.org 
October 2021: Most events are offered in person and on zoom.  Please confirm with April if you’d like to attend in person or on the computer. 


Please call April to sign up: 874-7200 x 136 OR 260-6509

Click here for a downloadable calendar. 

  • 10/1/2021-Friday: 5:30pm First Friday at Starlight

  • 10/2/2021-Saturday: 10am North Tonawanda Farmers Market

  • 10/4/2021-Monday: 4:30-6:30pm I-Voice

  • 10/5/2021-Tuesday: 4:30pm Galleria Mall

  • 10/6/2021-Wednesday: 4:30pm Walking Club

  • 10/7/2021-Thursday:4:30-6:30pm Virtual Music

  • 10/8/2021-Friday: 7pm Bingo at St. Andrews

  • 10/9/2021-Saturday: 11am Mayor Brothers Cider Mill & Como Lake Park

  • 10/11/2021-Monday: 4:30-6:30pm Movie Night

  • 10/12/2021-Tuesday: 4:30-6:30pm Virtual Bingo with Fredonia

  • 10/13/2021-Wednesday: 4:30pm Walking Club

  • 10/14/2021-Thursday: 4:30pm Aquatic Center

  • 10/15/2021-Friday: 4:30-6:30pm Organizational Meeting

  • 10/16/2021-Saturday: 11am ($10 admission) Great Pumpkin Farm with Fredonia

  • 10/18/2021-Monday: 4:30-6:30pm Game Night

  • 10/19/2021-Tuesday: 4:30pm-6:30pm Pumpkin Painting with Fredonia

  • 10/20/2021-Wednesday: 4:30pm Walking Club

  • 10/21/2021-Thursday: 6pm Naval Park Ghost Tour

  • 10/22/2021-Friday: 6:30pm ($28 admission) FrightWorld

  • 10/23/2021-Saturday: 11am Fall Leaves at Chestnut Ridge

  • 10/25/2021-Monday: 4:30pm Aquatic Center

  • 10/26/2021-Tuesday: 4:30pm Target Plaza

  • 10/27/2021-Wednesday: TBD Movie at Dunkirk-Drive-in with Fredonia

  • 10/28/2021-Thursday: 4:30pm Walking Club

  • 10/29/2021-Friday: 4:30-6:30pm Craft Night

  • 10/30/2021-Saturday: 11am Vidlers & Roycroft Campus


Chautauqua I-Learn Zoom Events


Please be aware that staff will be conducting activities over the approved video conferencing service ZOOM. Staff will send an email invite to all individuals that want to attend the activity for the appropriate start time. Staff will safely provide items to you if specific items are required for an activity.
Please plan your own transportation if attending the in-office event. 

(Each event is opened 30 minutes before start time to give staff/individuals time to enter in case anyone runs into problems/requires assistance.)

Contact Elise Bartela: email ebartela@ldaofwny.org or call 716-874-7200 x240


Each event is opened 30 minutes before start time to give staff/individuals time to enter in case anyone runs into problems/requires assistance. Click here for a downloadable calendar.

  • 10/4/2021-Monday: 3:30-5:30pm Card/Gift Basket Making with Ben

  • 10/5/2021-Tuesday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Cook Book with Tonya

  • 10/6/2021-Wednesday: 3:30-5:30pm Movie Club: Halloween Edition

  • 10/7/2021-Thursday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Coloring with Jared

  • 10/11/2021-Monday: 3:30-5:30pm Cemetery Walk with Ben

  • 10/12/2021-Tuesday: 4:30-6:30pm Halloween Bingo with Kenmore

  • 10/13/2021-Wednesday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Cupcake Decorating 

  • 10/14/2021-Thursday: 3:30-5:30pm Harvest View Greenhouse with Jared

  • 10/16/2021-Saturday: 12pm The Great Pumpkin Farm with Kenmore

  • 10/18/2021-Monday: 3:30-5:30pm Buffalo Bills Rock Painting with Ben 

  • 10/19/2021-Tuesday: 4:30-6:30pm Painting Pumpkins with Kenmore

  • 10/20/2021-Wednesday: 3:30-5:30pm Movie Club: Halloween Edition with Cally

  • 10/21/2021-Thursday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Painting with Jared 

  • 10/25/2021-Monday: 3:30-5:30pm Cemetery Walk with Ben

  • 10/26/2021-Tuesday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Craft with Tonya

  • 10/27/2021-Wednesday: TBD Van Buren Drive-In with Kenmore 

  • 10/28/2021-Thursday: 3:30-5:30pm Halloween Coloring

  • 10/30/2021-Saturday: 10am-12pm Fredonia Farmer’s Market 



There are a number of upcoming trainings, workshops, and conferences for individuals, parents, and professionals.  For more information, visit Parent Network's website.


Let us know if you’d like to see LDA of WNY
or Starlight Studio and Art Gallery at an event near you!