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Summer is here…come on out and play!

From farm to fit and more, we are proud to sponsor a variety of safe, fun and healthy activities throughout Western New York this summer. See you there!

Summer Coloring and Activity Book

Have fun and get creative with these printable coloring & activity sheets!

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Fitness at Canalside

In-person fitness classes are back at Canalside this summer! Join us for a variety of calorie-burning fitness classes. Registration is required for our free, socially distanced classes.

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NEW! Town of Tonawanda: Fitness on the Lawn

We are excited to introduce Fitness on the Lawn in the Town of Tonawanda! Come join us every Tuesday and Saturday for a high energy fitness class on the lawn in front of the Aquatic Center.

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Elmwood Village Farmer’s Market

Buy farm fresh and local this summer at the Elmwood Village Farmer’s Market. From May 8 to November 27, visitors can enjoy local produce, baked goods, fresh flowers and much more. The market is open every Saturday, rain or shine.

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Summer City Fitness

Join us on Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. from June 5 – August 7 at MLK Jr. Park for a calorie-burning Hip Hop workout! Dance along with instructor LaLa from La’Movement.

 BPO concert


Concerts are available online for 30-days. Due to the popularity of these concerts, the series has been extended through June. If you have a subscription to the BPO, pre-recorded BPOnDemand concerts are free.

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Hiking Trails

Explore the great outdoors. From the novice to the experienced hiker, we have a complete list of hiking trails located in all 8 counties of Western New York!

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Chandler St. After Market

Come join us every Saturday, May 8 - November 20 from 3 – 8 p.m. at the Chandler St. After Market. A weekly event featuring a wide variety of local food producers and growers. Meet the suppliers, purchase locally made food items and support the Western New York community!

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Classic Rink

The Classic Rink in East Aurora has year-round activities for the whole family to enjoy!

Activities To Do Right In Your Home!

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Bookworm Corner

Reading is fun! Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York and Monkey See Monkey Do bookstore compiled a list of wonderful books to read. Tell us your favorite book!

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Mindfulness and Meditation

Now more than ever, it is important to take care of your mental health. We have resources dedicated to helping you manage your stress.

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Healthy Recipes

Simple ingredients, great flavors to please everybody and unforgettable taste. Try one of our healthy recipes and let us know if you’d make it again.