Discover the history of firefighting in Buffalo this week at the Steel Plant Museum of Western New York’s First Wednesday Speaker Series.
Carl Hoepfinger, president of the Buffalo Fire Historical Society, will be the featured speaker at 7 p.m. The museum is in Heritage Discovery Center, 100 Lee St.
The event is free. Pizza and other refreshments will be sold.
• The City Council meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Council Chambers in City Hall, 714 Ridge Road. A work session begins at 6:30.