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Literacy Empowerment Action Plan of WNY (LEAP) is accepting applications for its three-week Summer Reading Camp program for children in grades 1-12 with reading and writing difficulties. Classes are Monday through Thursday, beginning July 7 and running through July 24 at LEAP’s Reading Clinic in the Sheridan-Parkside Community Building, 169 Sheridan-Parkside Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Parents may choose one of two sessions, 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. or 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Children will receive a reading assessment by a certified reading specialist prior to instruction and at the conclusion of the program, with a final written report prepared for parents. The program will provide all instructional materials for each child and include a break with a healthy snack. The fee is $335. Early bird registration by June 20 is $275. A sliding-fee scale and payment plan available based on financial need available. For details, call 873-0429 or visit www.leapofwny.org

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The Niagara Floral Center and Greenhouse, a horticulture program of Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara, is offering a hands-on seminar: Humming Bird Planter, at 6:30 p.m. June 19 in Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara, 2510 Niagara Falls Blvd., between Sy and Witmer roads, Wheatfield. The fee of $40 includes instructions and all materials. No experience is necessary. Registration deadline is Monday. For information or registration, call 504-2617, Ext. 244 or visit www.opportunitiesunlimited.org/greenhouse/store

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Catholic Health is hosting a stroke support group from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday in OLV Senior Neighborhood Community Room, 55 Melroy Ave., Lackawanna. Attendance is free and open to recently diagnosed stroke patients, long-term stroke survivors, family members and caregivers. This week: “Physical Therapy After a Stroke.” The group meets every second Saturday of the month. Light refreshments are served. Each meeting will include a guest speaker, group discussion and available resources to help participants better cope with the effects of stroke. For information or to register, call 447-6205 or email chsbuffalo.org/events

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The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group meeting will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in The Pines Healthcare Rehabilitation Center, Machias Campus. The meeting is for caregivers and family members or friends of Alzheimer’s or dementia patients. Meetings are held every second Friday of the month. For more information, call 353-8516, Ext. 4630.

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The Stroke Support Group, sponsored by the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Kaleida Health for stroke survivors, will meet from 2:30 to 4 p.m. every second Thursday of the month in St. Jude’s Center, 760 Ellicott St. The support group, designed for stroke survivors, caregivers, family members and friends, offers fun, support, education and a chance to share ideas and resources in an open environment. Featured also will be informational presentations by hospital staff and community experts. For more information, contact Linda at 859-5280 or Deborah at 859-7110.

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Families CAN (Child Advocacy Network), a division of Compeer of Greater Buffalo, offers a roundtable discussion group for parents, caregivers or family members raising children with special social, emotional or behavioral needs so they can share experiences and learn about available resources. It will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every second Monday in Gateway-Longview Family Resource Center, 347 E. Ferry St. To register, call 884-2599 or email Debbie@compeerbuffalo.org.

Items of timely events may be submitted by fax, 856-5150 or by mail to City Desk, Events for People with Disabilities, The Buffalo News, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, NY 14240.