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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to the greatest jurist of the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras, Sir Edward Coke, born on this date in 1552, “Corporations cannot commit treason, nor be outlawed, nor excommunicated, for they have no souls.”

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FAMILY TREE – Forest Lawn resumes its Sunday in the Cemetery Concert and Lecture Series this weekend with a program on genealogy at 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel. Rhonda Konig, the Grosvenor Room librarian at the Central Library, will tell how to use U.S. Federal Census records for research into your ancestry. Seating is limited. Reservations are a must. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at www.forestlawn.com.

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CLEAN SWEEP – You won’t need skates for the lessons Saturday at the Lewiston Ice Rink in Academy Park on Center Street. All you need to learn the Olympic sport of curling are flat, rubber-soled shoes and a helmet. One-hour clinics will be given every hour from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Participants will learn the basics on how to deliver the stone and guide it by sweeping the ice.

A donation of $5 is suggested to support programs of the Lewiston Recreation Department. Advance reservations are recommended since space is limited to 16 participants per hour. Call 754-9500 or visit www.Lewportsport.com. The clinics are sponsored by the Niagara Falls Curling Club and CertoPro Painters.

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WARM HEARTS – The nights in St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy at 325 Walden Ave. on Buffalo’s East Side will be a little warmer when temperatures dip into the teens this weekend and Code Blue goes into effect. Univera Healthcare delivered a donation of 280 blankets to St. Luke’s this week for the residents there and the homeless people who are invited to take shelter whenever it gets bitter cold outside.

Incidentally, St. Luke’s will benefit from a “Soup-er Chili Nite” from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the Parish Center at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 263 Claremont Ave., Town of Tonawanda. Admission is $12 and includes all the soup or chili you can eat, along with dessert and beverage. Take-outs are available. Children under 12 are free.

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PASTA TIME – St. Francis of Assisi School, 70 Adam St., City of Tonawanda, will host a spaghetti dinner and theme tray raffle from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Dinner is $7 for adults, $4 for kids 4 to 10. Children 3 and under are free. For info, call the school at 692-7886.

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SINGING OUT – The West Seneca Food Pantry will benefit as the West Seneca Historical Society and Hymns for the Hungry sponsor a concert and community food drive from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the West Seneca Historical Museum, 919 Mill Road.

All are welcome to bring canned goods or nonperishable food items and enjoy music by Christian musicians and artists while touring the museum. For info, call 674-4283 or visit the Historical Society’s new website at www.westsenecahistory.com.

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COMFORT FOOD – The fourth annual “SOUPer Bowl” event to benefit the Springville Community Kitchen will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in Springville Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 650 E. Main St. For $10, there will be bottomless bowls of soup, appetizers and desserts, along with door prizes and a basket auction.

The Community Kitchen is a service of Trading Post Community Care Center, 38 Franklin St., Springville, which operates a food pantry and offers a free hot meal to the public at noon every Wednesday, along with a community dinner at 5 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month. For info, to volunteer or to donate, call 592-4455.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY – Daniel R. O’Neill III, Angie Gallagher, Ashok Subramanian, Dorothy Blewis, Dave Safe, Darlene Sikorski, Zoe Dettman, Lauren Paul, Len Smolarek, Mark Tasca Jr., Deb Ziemba, Ellen Taylor, Doris Pantera, Sugar Mikolajczyk, Cheryl Marie Jennings, Daisy Skinner and Irene Hedger.

SATURDAY – Paul Stewart Shanks, Trish Mohn, Mary Davey-Carr, Adam Dzimian, Joseph Golombek Jr., Nancy Hughes, Shirley A. Thompson, Lindsey Miller, Pat Harnish, John Beres, Nick Sanderson, Alexander L. Burns, Kathleen Patrzyk, Colleen Zimmermann, Lynne Ellis, Carol Rebl, Mary Gister, Russell M. Alessi Jr., Daniel McCabe, Campbell Valentine Vogt and Donald A. Newman.

AND SUNDAY – Branden L. Kelley, Colin Joseph Mann, Susan Anner, Nadine Dillman, Kathye Fetsko Petrie, Taylor Podkulski, Diane Bolger, Noel Kristian Posson, Cleve Hales, John E. Black, Marcia Schultz, Jon Lindner and Nathan Patrzyk.

email: olaffub@buffnews.com