The Town of Clarence Historic Preservation Commission has hired Flynn Battaglia Architects to perform a survey of barns and other agricultural structures, as part of a project funded through the state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, town officials announced last week. The information collected would be used as part of a larger “Intensive Level Historic Resource Survey.”

Also this week:

• The Clarence Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, in the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main Street. A presentation on The Training Edge martial arts, self-defense and fitness center will be given by Master Steve Spoth, the center’s owner and certified Krav Maga and CT 707 Israeli Combat Systems instructor. For more information about the meeting, call 741-4718.

• The Clarence Planning Board will convene on Wednesday for a work session at 6:30 p.m. in the Hallock Conference Room of Town Hall, One Town Place, followed by a regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the Town Hall auditorium.

• The public is invited to a forum on mapping out a more sustainable future for the Buffalo Niagara region at 10 a.m. Saturday in Clarence Town Hall. The event is hosted by the Clarence IDA and is one of several being held across the region by One Region Forward, a coalition of local government and community leaders. For more information, go to