Grand Island

The Grand Island Lions Club hosts its 56th annual Special Kids Picnic on Wednesday at the Buffalo Launch Club, 503 East River Road.

The Lions and other volunteers will treat more than 900 special needs children from all over Western New York to boat rides, magic acts, music, clowns, face painting and pony rides, plus hot dogs and hamburgers.

The event is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This week:

• Tom Stahl and the Dangerfields play rock, folk and R&B in a free outdoor concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday on Marion Klingel Town Common, 2255 Baseline Road.

• A Town Board workshop meeting on the capital plan begins at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road.