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Date Change: The sixth annual Monster Bash Ball hosted by the Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled for people with developmental disabilities age 18 and older will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Holiday Inn Buffalo-Downtown, 620 Delaware Ave. This year’s Halloween dance theme is “The Wizard of Oz.” The $15 ticket includes food, beverages, music and dancing. Space is limited to 200 tickets. For tickets, call Cheryl Houston at 896-2180.

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Western New York Independent Living Inc. will conduct its 33rd annual meeting from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Templeton Landing, 2 Templeton Place. Keynote speaker will be Robert M. Gumson, manager of Independent Living Services for Adult Career and Continuing Education Services, with nearly 40 years of experience in the field of rehabilitation and independent living in New York and Massachusetts. The annual meeting, which reflects on the past year for its family of agencies, includes a dinner with awards given to staff and volunteers, followed by a keynote address. For more information, call 836-0822 or visit: www.wnyil.org.

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The Western New York Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association offers a series of online classes, “The Family Caregiver Lunchtime Webinar Series,” for family members who are caregivers. The series will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Mondays, once a month. This week’s class is “Activities for Family Caregivers.” For more information, call (800) 272-3900 or to register, email the chapter at: program.wny@alz.org.

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness in Buffalo and Erie County, an education and support organization for families of the mentally ill, will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4007 Main St., Amherst. Guest speaker will be Leslie Saunders, ECMC peer counselor, inpatient units. For more information, call 226-6264.

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The Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc., will host its 9th annual disABILITIES Film Festival and Speaker Series Saturday at Dipson Amherst Theatre, 3500 Main St. Featured film is “Inclusion: The Joy of Drumming,” a documentary of the Zuihou Taiko team, a professional Japanese drumming group made up of individuals with intellectual disabilities. Screening will begin at 2 p.m., with an encore presentation at 7. The film is in Japanese with English subtitles. Reception and speaker series will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 at the museum, 3826 Main St. Also attending will be local artists with disabilities and their artwork. Tickets are $5 per person. For more information, call 629-3626 or visit: www.disabilityfilmfest.org.

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OAHiiO (The Good Path), a service provider for Native Americans with disabilities in Western New York, part of the Western New York Independent Living Inc. family of agencies, is co-facilitating “Rekindling the Pine Tree Tradition,” from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday at the YWCA, 1005 Grant St. Participate in traditional songs, dance, arts, storytelling and Iroquois Teachings. Light refreshments will be served. Open to the public. For more information, call Dan and Beanie Jamieson at 816-5338 or Denise Hartley at 359-7265.

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Suburban Adult Services (SASI) offers recreation for adults with disabilities who are eligible to receive services from the New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD). Transportation is provided for pickup locations in Orchard Park, East Aurora and Sardinia. For information, call your Medicaid service coordinator or Wendy Sherwood at 805-1555.

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.