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The Cornell Club of Greater Buffalo welcomes you to Cornell University and our Big Red Family. Please join us for a New Student Send-Off.

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other incoming students, current students and local alumni. We’re excited to share everything that we love about Cornell and Ithaca with you, introducing you to our beloved institution in true Cornellian fashion.

Parents are welcome—we’re sure they have lots of questions!

Drinks and light food will be served!

Date: Tuesday August 6th, 2024
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Chestnut Ridge Park Casino, 6121 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Orchard Park, NY 14127

The Chestnut Ridge Casino is a 20-minute drive from Downtown Buffalo, a 22-minute drive from Williamsville, and a 40-minute drive from Ellicottville, NY.

Directions: From Route 219, Take Armor-Duels exit east to NYS Rte. 277 (Chestnut Ridge Road), Head South 2 Miles to the entrance to Chestnut Ridge Park. Turn Left and cross the bridge and park in the main parking area. The casino is on the edge of the hill!

For questions, contact Sarah Piskun