Community Notebook

Friday deadline for Pomfret residents

Friday is the last day for town of Pomfret residents located in the North End Water District to submit applications to connect to the first phase of the project without incurring a fee. Applications may be turned in to the clerk’s office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Any applications submitted after Friday will be subject to a fee of $250.

Non-credit courses

at JCC North County Center begin soon

Several non-credit courses begin soon at Jamestown Community College’s North County Center in Dunkirk.

Computer-related: Introduction to Word Processing Using Microsoft Word Part I: 12:30-4 p.m., Jan. 25 and Feb. 1 ($70).

Career enrichment: Bar-rier Precautions: 1-4 p.m., Jan. 23 ($30); Dementia: Understanding Wandering: 10 a.m.-noon, Jan. 24 ($29); Leadership Skills for New Managers series: 8:30-11 a.m., Tuesdays, Jan. 29-April 23 ($196); Making the Transition From a Team Member to a Supervisor: 8:30-11 a.m., Ja. 29 ($59).

Personal enrichment: Mat Pilates: 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 15-Feb. 21 ($60); Yoga: 7-8 p.m., Tuesdays, Jan. 15-March 5 ($50); Ballroom Dance for Couples: 7-8 p.m., Wednes-days, Jan. 16-March 6 ($124); Explore Watercolor Painting II: 6-8:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Jan. 22-Feb. 26 ($85); Creative Writing for the Budding Author: 6-8 p.m., Wednesdays, Jan. 23-Feb. 27 ($79); The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer’s: 1-3 p.m., Jan. 24 ($10); Still Life Oil Painting, 7-9 p.m., Wednes-days, Feb. 6-March 13 ($89); and Exploring Italian Wine, 7-9 p.m., Feb. 11 ($35).

A point and insurance reduction course will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 19. The fee is $35.

To register, or for more information on a course, call JCC, 363-6500, or visit

Brocton library

pre-school story hour, early elementary

program Friday

The Ahira Hall Memorial Library will host Pre-School Story Hour with Mary Ellen Westin and Susan Raymond on Friday at 10 a.m. The theme will be winter. Note the new day and time for the story hour.

Later in the afternoon at 2:45 p.m., the library will host the early elementary program for grades pre-K through first grades with library staff and volunteers. The theme for this event will be winter fun.

For more information, contact the library at 37 E. Main St., Brocton or call 792-9418.

Brocton Library to feature art exhibit

The Ahira Hall Memorial Library’s Art at the Library Exhibition Series will present Inspired by Nature, works by Lucy Andrus. The exhibit will open Monday and run through Feb. 2. The library is located at 37 E. Main St., Brocton.

For more information, contact the library at 792-9418.

Gowanda Neighborhood Watch meeting set for Jan. 23

The Gowanda Neighbor-hood Watch will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 in the board room at the Village Hall, 27 E. Main St., Gowanda.

CCIDA meets Tuesday

The Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency board of directors will meet Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the CCIDA board room, 200 Harrison St., Jamestown.