PRESENTATION: First Presbyterian Church, 505 Cayuga St., Lewiston, will host “Pontiac’s War on the Niagara Frontier,” an illustrated presentation that explores the little-known conflict of 1763 to 1764, when native American nations rose up against English forts and settlements throughout the Great Lakes, at 6:30 p.m., Monday . Fort Niagara executive director Bob Emerson will detail the causes of the war and describe events throughout the Great Lakes region. Admission and refreshments are free.
PROGRAM: God and homosexuality will be explored at 7 p.m. Monday in Lifetree Cafe, 1570 Niagara Falls Blvd. at Glenalby Road, Town of Tonawanda. Movie, snacks and beverages will be available. Call 689-4806 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
LECTURE: Canisius College’s Joseph J. Naples Conversations in Christ and Culture Lecture and Performance Series presents the Rev. T. Frank Kennedy, at 7:30 p.m., Monday in the Regis Room South of the Richard E. Winter ’42 Student Center, 2001 Main St., Buffalo. Kennedy’s talk, “Jesuits and Music: The Case of the Latin American Jesuit Missions,” is free to the public. For more information, contact Phillip Reed, assistant professor of philosophy at 888-2609.
read in: The YWCA of Jamestown and Prendergast Library are sponsoring a brown-bag lunch and discussion of books by African-American authors from noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday in the library,509 Cherry St. The African-American History Month event is free and no registration is required. Prior to the discussion, Constance Okwumabua will present a brief history of the local civil rights movement. For information, call 484-7135.
LECTURE SERIES: Will Kinney, associate professor for the Department of Physics at the University at Buffalo will present, “Imagine a Healthy, Wealthy and Sustainable Community: Exploring Nature and Celebrating Milestones of Science,” from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Ring of Knowledge area of the Central Library, 1 Lafayette Square. The presentation will follow a noon video, “My Favorite Universe: On Being Rarefield.”