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Celebrate our Irish heritage

2021-02-25T12:07:59-05:00February 25th, 2021|

Plans are in the works to celebrate our Irish heritage on what would have been the Old Neighborhood St Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday March 13 from 12-8 or ? Safe and socially distant festivities are planned for both inside the Tewksbury Lodge and on the new outside wharf at 249 Ohio Street. Stay

VCA Statement Regarding the “Old Neighborhood” St. Patrick’s Day Parade & COVID-19

2020-03-13T21:28:16-04:00March 12th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

With no permit, The Valley Community Association was forced to cancel the “Old Neighborhood” St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 14. Rather than cancel all festivities, we decided to postpone the St. Patrick's Day event to Saturday, September 19, 2020 when we will celebrate "Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day."

GRAND MARSHAL PATRICK DUNBAR TO LEAD 27TH ANNUAL “OLD NEIGHBORHOOD” ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE

2020-03-09T22:32:58-04:00March 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , |

Patrick Dunbar has been chosen as the Grand Marshal of the 27th edition of the “Old Neighborhood” St. Patrick’s Day Parade and will lead the procession through the historic streets of the Valley and Old First Ward neighborhoods on Saturday, March 14th, 2020. About Patrick Dunbar: Patrick Dunbar

VCA TO HOLD SCHOOL AGE SUMMER DAY CAMP

2020-03-07T19:16:28-05:00March 7th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

The Valley Community Association will be holding a Summer Day Camp from Monday, June 29th through Wednesday, August 26th for kids ages 5 to 12 years old (5 year olds must have completed Kindergarten). The camp will be held at the Valley Community Center, located at 93 Leddy Street, Buffalo, New York from 7am

Striving for Excellence with the The Riverline Field Guide

2020-03-07T19:09:34-05:00February 3rd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , |

From September 2018 to November 2019, the VCA's youth program participants  began the project by exploring the nature trails located around the Valley Community Center, which will become part of the Riverline Trail. The Story Behind The Riverline Field Guide: The students worked on identifying any plants