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• Celtic Festival Bake Sale Fundraiser—November 22
Located at Walmart - beginning at 9:00 a.m. Items will include a wide variety of cookies, breads and other baked items.
• DAV Pancake Breakfast—November 22
DAV Building - 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.
• Motorcycle Toy Run—November 23
Dallas County Toys For Tots 15th Annual Toy Run is Sunday, November 23, rain or shine. Riders start to gather in the Wood's parking lot around noon. At 1:00 they leave the parking lot, go East on Hwy 32 to Maple Street, then north to the DAV building. There, they will enjoy a gourmet chilli/soup dinner. After the meal, there will be a raffle and auction, including two Harley Davidson jackets. All bikers are welcome to participate in the ride. Not a biker? Show your support by waving to them along the route. Hope to see you there.
• Habitat For Humanity Community Thanksgiving Dinner—November 27
Maple Street Grill - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
• Toys for Tots Donations—November through December 8
US Bank in Buffalo is a drop off location for Toys for Tots. Toys will be picked up on December 8th, so please drop off your toys before then.
• Dallas County OACAC Winter Coat Drive For Children—November through December
Gently used, clean children's coats and new children's coats of all sizes being accepted. Extra coats collected during drive will be stored for future use or donated to New to You. Coats can be dropped off at Dallas County OACAC Neighborhood Center, 1350 Carlson Lane, Buffalo, or Buffalo Reflex, 114 E. Lincoln, Buffalo. For more information, contact Dallas County OACAC at (417) 345-7964.
• Paint Our Town Red and Green for Christmas—December 1-13
Annual Business Decorating Contest. Judging December 11th at 5:30pm. Winner Will Be Announced at the Buffalo Christmas Parade. December 13th and Will Be Presented the Traveling Plaque. Sponsored by the Buffalo Downtown Association.
• DQ Night for Project Graduation—December 2
Pictures with Santa and holiday crafts at the Dairy Queen in Buffalo from 5-9 p.m.
• Customer Appreciation Day—December 3
Donuts and coffee all day. Chili cook-off at 12 noon. US Bank in Buffalo.
• Downtown Lighting—December 6
Annual lighting of holiday decorations, including a real memorial tree and festive lights, with a variety of musicians performing on theSquare. Free Admission - For more information, call Devona at 417-345-2103. 5 to 7 p.m.
• Christmas Parade—December 13
Wide variety of floats and bands, etc. Around the Square at 10:00 a.m. Free Admission - For more information, call 417-345-2852