Grand Island

Two brothers are set to bring their magical circus act to Grand Island Memorial Library on Thursday.

Danny and Joey Hamilton, of Lancaster, will suit up in their respective cowboy and clown costumes to present their Charlie and Checkers show, which features magic, juggling and comedy.

The show begins at 2 p.m. Thursday in the library, 1715 Bedell Road. No registration is necessary and all ages are welcome, but children age 5 and younger should be accompanied by an adult.

For more information, call 773-7124 or visit

Also this week:

• New members are invited to join the Grand Island Community Chorus for its first spring concert rehearsal at 6:30 p.m. today in New Apostolic Church, 2728 Stony Point Road near Bedell Road. Members should be high school age or older. For more information, call 773-5075 or e-mail

• Cinderella Isle Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in Trinity United Methodist Church, 2100 Whitehaven Road. For more information, call 998-1186.

• The Grand Island Recreation Department will host crafts and activities for youths age 7 to 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the Nike Base Reality Cafe, 3278 Whitehaven Road.

• The ladies auxiliary of Charles N. DeGlopper Post 9249, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will host a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday to benefit its cancer aid and research program in memory of Donna Briggs, a post officer who died last October. Tickets are $6 from 4 to 5 p.m. and $7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.