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Sample Niagara wineries and local food for free at Wine Night, March 14

Enjoy great tasting wines from Niagara wineries and local food–all for free –at “Wine Night” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 14, at the Town of Newfane Community Center. Wines from Schulze Vineyards and Winery, The Winery at Marjim Manor, Black Willow Winery,  Chateau Niagara Winery  and Victorianbourg Wine Estate will be poured. Three Sisters

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Perfect Parings social media and business discussion, March 12

Learn how some Buffalo businesses are creating success by pairing social media with their businesses at Perfect Parings 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wednesday, March 12 at Paint On Tap Studio in Williamsville.

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Program in developing creativity and innovation in the workplace starts March 7

Learn methods and skills for developing creativity and innovation in your work at the “How to Think Differently to Drive Results” four-day program starting at 8:30 a.m. Friday, March 7 at the Center for Professional Development in Amherst. The program is described as “a highly interactive skills course transferring creative ideas into innovative practices.” Mark

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Confab Women’s Networking, Friday, March 7

Network and mingle with other women across WNY at Confab 2.0 Women’s History Month Kickoff from 5- 7 p.m. Friday, March 7 at the Larkin Filling Station in Buffalo. The event, sponsored by Women Events Buffalo whose mission is to “be a catalyst in advancing women in leadership positions in Western New York” will feature

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Buffalo’s Mini Maker Faire, a fun family-friendly event

Yesterday, I attended Buffalo’s Mini Maker Faire at the Buffalo Museum of Science. I sort of knew the idea behind it – bringing together people with different skills and interests to show how they make stuff by hand (as opposed to mass produced) – but other than that, I was not sure what to expect.

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Free “Sit With Me” information fair and networking event, March 4

The public is invited to attend an information fair and networking reception for the “Sit With Me” event from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on March, 2 at Davis Hall on the University at Buffalo’s North Campus. The fair and networking event is part of a national campaign aimed at recognizing and celebrating the important role women play

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Connected Experiences in a Multi-Screen World, Tuesday, Feb 25

Quick update, don’t forget tonight’s Ad Lab  event “Connected Experiences in a Multi-Screen World” at 6 p.m. today at The Saturn Club, 977 Delaware Ave.  Buffalo. From AdLab’s event listing: “Jason Dailey of Microsoft will discuss how marketers can create more powerful and relevant messages for our multi-screen world. He should know – he’s the

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Moving Beyond the Web Seminar March 6

Learn about the emerging technologies that are shaping the future of the web in a half-day seminar “Moving Beyond the Web” 8 -11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 6 at the Buffalo Niagara Partnership. Learn what makes a great website, how to build a web presence in the current digital era and how to promote it. The

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Learn HTML and CSS; four class session beginning Feb 25

Learn how HTML and CSS is used to build websites, the tools used and how to use your new skills to work on more complex applications through a series of four classes with the first class held from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb 25 in Buffalo sponsored by Girl Develop It Buffalo Chapter. The

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Learn Pinterest, YouTube, Google Plus and Instagram, Feb 20

Learn the target markets for Pinterest, YouTube, Google Plus and Instagram and how to use them to further your business at “The ‘Other’ Social Media Platforms” workshop from 9 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Feb. 20 at the Women’s Business Center. Robin Wilson, owner of The Wilson Edge, a social and digital media consulting company, will

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