Dates: Sat, 04/23/2016 - 11:00am - 3:00pm, Saturday, April 23rd is the day the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany and Canticle Farm have chosen for a grand celebration of Earth Day 2016 with Family-orientated Earth Day Activities. Join the Franciscan Sisters in honoring "Sister Water" at an interfaith service, presentation and blessing from 11 am - Noon at Franchot Park in Olean.
Dates: Fri, 04/22/2016 - 9:30am - 2:00pm, Enjoy a day of Culture at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum on Friday April 22 from 9:30am to 11:45am. An all morning pass is $15 in advance or $20 at the door and gets you access to a craft, traditional food tasting and the dance show. The Dance Show only pass is $5 in advance and $10 at the door. The Seneca Youth Dancers will be presenting for the Dance Show.
Dates: Sat, 04/09/2016 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm, The US Boxing Association, in conjunction with Attorney John Elmore, will be bringing some LIVE amateur boxing action to the Event Center inside Hammer Back Bar & Grill to generate scholarship monies to benefit local Big 30 athletes. Featuring US Sanctioned boxers from New York State, Pennsylvania and Canada. Tickets are $15 and are available at the door.
Dates: Sat, 05/28/2016 - 8:30am - 10:30am, If the sweet melodious trills of songbirds is music to your ear, you will not want to miss this bird walk through the wetland and scrub areas of Pfeiffer Nature Center’s Eshelman Preserve. A well-known location for regional birders, the preserve hosts a multitude of migratory and resident birds. Visitors may see and/or hear dozens of species that frequent the area as they walk a
Dates: Sat, 05/21/2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm, Spring is in its’ full glory at the Outdoor Living Museum! Naturalist Barb Busack will lead a walk through the woods and fields at Lillibridge. Discover and admire the beauty nature has to offer during this peaceful meander. Location: Lillibridge Preserve, 1974
Dates: Sat, 05/07/2016 - 9:00am - 12:30pm, Are you in awe of really great birders? Have you ever wondered how it is that a birder can identify individual birds that look nearly identical to your untrained eye? Do you aspire to become a serious birder? If you answered yes to all of these questions then this workshop is tailored specifically for you!
Dates: Sat, 05/14/2016 - 8:30am - 10:30am, If the sweet, melodious trills of songbirds is music to your ear, you will not want to miss this bird walk through the wetland and scrub areas of Pfeiffer Nature Center’s Eshelman Preserve. A well-known location for regional birders, the preserve hosts a multitude of migratory and resident birds. Visitors may see and/or hear dozens of species that frequent the area as they walk
Dates: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 7:30pm - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 9:30pm, Olean Theatre Workshop's Senior High School Class will present the beloved Musical, Godspell, Thursday, April 21- Sunday, April 24 at the Washington Street Theatre.
Dates: Sat, 05/28/2016 (All day), Deb and the staff at Granny's Boot Antiques are busy planning their next festival, called the Pioneer Festival. We should have a list of vendors and schedule of events very soon. Please check back.
Dates: Fri, 04/08/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm, The Cattaraugus County Arts Council is pleased to announce the opening of an exhibit of Gerald Mead’s work to be held at Jamestown Community College Center Gallery in Olean, Friday, April 8 from 6-8pm. Mead is an award winning artist who creates small scale, photographic and found material collages and assemblages.
Dates: Sun, 04/17/2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm, The Allegany Area Historical Association will meet on Sunday, April 17 at 2 p.m. at the Heritage Center, 25 North Second Street, Allegany. The speaker will be Dr.
Dates: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 12:00am - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 10:00pm, Trout Season opens in our area on April 1st! The Enchanted Mountains provides some of the best Steelhead fishing opportunities in the Cattaraugus Creek. No matter if you're an avid angler or simply a fairweather fisherman (or woman) we have a place where you will surely be hooked!
Dates: Sat, 03/26/2016 - 9:00am - 1:00pm, Come join the Easter Bunny for breakfast on Saturday the 26th from 9am to 1pm, then join in the Annual Easter Egg Hunt! Over 1500 eggs are placed to be found and special prizes to be awarded! Be sure to bring the camera and look for the Bunny's friends: Moose and Bear!
Dates: Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm, Don’t miss fast-talking funnyman, actor and impressionist, Frank Caliendo. From his high-energy performances that start at a frenetic pace and never let up, the MadTV, FOX NFL Sunday Pregame, and ESPN comedic veteran has been described by the Hollywood Reporter as “a combination of Robin Williams and Jim Carrey”. Share a night of uniquely hilarious family-friendly stand-up with
Dates: Sat, 05/07/2016 - 9:00am - 5:00pm, Take your Mother to the "Mother of All Tours" and Mother's Day Sale at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum. All women will enjoy FREE admission, with all day crafts, a puppet show at 11am, special guided tours and a huge clearance sale on select jewelry!
Dates: Sat, 04/09/2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm, You are invited to join in a 4 part Foundation Beadwork Class at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum. Students will create a raised beadwork sampler board with the Museum staff. There are 4 classes and students must be able to attend all classes. Class size is limited and cost is $40, supplies included.
Dates: Sat, 06/04/2016 - 11:00am - 5:00pm, Join the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum for a day of Seneca Heritage! This all day event will feature a Smoke Dance Competition at 1pm, a Historic Seneca Fashion Show at 4pm, silent auction, artist demos, Rossi's and traditional Food. There is FREE admission!
Dates: Sat, 05/07/2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm, Join in the fun at Allegany State Park! And help clean up your favorite Park for Spring!
Dates: Sun, 05/08/2016 - 3:00pm - 9:00pm, Treat your mother to a day with Elvis at Good Times of Olean for Mother's Day. Bobby Memphis, Elvis impersonator, will be giving two shows to entertain the mothers of the area, but seating is limited! Show times are 3pm or 7pm and tickets cost $20 or $8 for children 12 and under. There will be snacks, prizes and lots of food!
Dates: Fri, 04/22/2016 - 7:30pm - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 2:00pm, Olean Community Theatre presents "Ordinary Days", with music and lyrics by Adam Gwon and directed by Paul Nelson and Eric Van Druff. From one of musical theatre's most exciting new composers comes ORDINARY DAYS, a refreshingly honest and funny musical about making real connections in the city that never sleeps...but probably should at some point!