Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village is seeking volunteers to lead school tours this spring. Tours take place in 10 historic buildings that date from 1840-80. One-on-one training sessions begin in May.

For more information, contact Kathy Slade at 689-1440, Ext. 7711 or email


The Roycroft Campus Corp. is seeking volunteers to become docents and campus ambassadors for the summer. No experience is necessary, and two, six-week training sessions will be available. A $10 fee to cover supplies will be required, but it will be reimbursed upon completion of five or more tours. To learn more, visit or call Alan Nowicki at 655-0261, Ext. 102.


The Buffalo History Museum is seeking volunteer docents. All candidates will be required to complete the volunteer application, meet in a one-on-one interview, and attend all scheduled training dates. Training sessions will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays beginning March 5. Contact Lidia Kondovski at 873-9644, Ext. 304 or email by Feb. 26.


Call for work

The Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers’ Market board of directors is holding its fourth annual poster contest. Entries of an 11-by-17-inch color poster are due by 5 p.m. March 7. For full instructions, visit or its Facebook page at

Entries must be submitted electronically to The winner will be announced on the market’s website at and Facebook page.