ORANGE ZONE REQUIREMENTS: VIRTUAL CLASSES, KIDS’ PLACE & ECC WILL RUN. POOL IS AVAILABLE FOR LAP SWIM & PRIVATE LESSONS ONLY. NO FITNESS OR AQUATICS IN-PERSON GROUP CLASSES STARTING 11/20.

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Benderson Family Building

Benderson Family Building
716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Hours | Directions
Fri, Nov 27th

Benderson Family Building

Holland Family Building
716-886-3145
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
Hours | Directions
Fri, Nov 27th

gym:
Closed for NYS Mandated Orange Zone
indoor pool:
7:00 am - 7:30 pm

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A View from Jerusalem

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