Community Notebook

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser Saturday in Fluvanna Firehall

The Chautauqua County 4-H Beef & Heifer Project is holding its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at the Fluvanna Firehall, Fluvanna Avenue Ext.

Joe Conti’s famous spaghetti dinner will include spaghetti and meatballs, salad, bread, drink and dessert.

Tickets will be available for sale at the door.

Proceeds from this dinner help run the project through the year.

Blood drive set for Saturday in Ellington

There will be a blood drive at the Ellington Fire Hall Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

There are early signups available. To sign up call Alyssa at 287-2038.

This blood drive will be through Community blood bank of Erie. The blood supply has been dropping daily so please donate that day and bring a new donor with you.

County American Legion meeting Friday

The January meeting of the Chautauqua County American Legion will be held on Friday at the John W. Rogers Post 327 in Westfield starting at 7:30 p.m.

All Legionnaires are urged to attend.

World Beat Drum Circle to meet Thursday night in Lily Dale church

The World Beat Drum Circle will meet at Lily Dale, The Church of the Living Spirit on Cleveland Avenue (corner of Cleveland and Library Street), on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. with facilitator George Clees.

All are welcome, from those who have never drummed to the most experienced.

Some drums are available for use during the evening. Join us for some meditative, relaxing drumming.

George can be reached at 467-2531.

Library trustees to meet Monday night

The annual meeting of the Anderson-Lee Library board of trustees will be held Monday at 8 p.m. at the library, 41 Main St., Silver Creek.

Westfield Fire sets dinner for Thursday

The Westfield Fire Department is planning a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Westfield Exempt Hall, 75 Bourne St.

Tickets are $7 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 per child.

Proceeds benefit the 2013 Firemen’s Convention.

City sidewalk program applications

The City of Dunkirk Department of Public Works is now accepting applications for the 2013 Sidewalk Replacement Program.

Residents can call the office at 366-9832 or stop by to complete an application during normal business hours.

Applicants who applied for last year’s program, but did not participate, must reapply this season.

Applications are not carried over from last year. The program is on a first come, first serve basis until available funds are exhausted.

Approval letters for program participants will be mailed in the spring after a pre-inspection is completed.

The program covers only the main pedestrian sidewalk fronting the residence. Applicants are requested to have some idea as to how much sidewalk they wish to replace under the program. Further information can be obtained by contacting the Public Works Office.

Christine Schuyler to appear on Senior Report Saturday

Senior Report with Reed Powers will have Christine Schuyler as the guest on Saturday’s television program.

Schuyler is the Chautauqua County Commissioner of Human Services and Commissioner of Social Services.

The live, call-in program airs from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturdays.

Individuals may call 753-5225 during that time with questions, comments or a shout-out.

The program is rebroadcast each day at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. for some communities.

Reed Powers, host of Senior Report, has been producing the television program since 1995. The series highlights senior citizen club news for 15 minutes with the remainder of the hour-long program devoted to the featured guest.

The guest is subject to change.

Senior Report is shown live on Saturday mornings on Time Warner cable systems covering the following communities: Brocton, Cassadaga, Chautauqua, Fredonia, Mayville, North Harmony, Portland, Ripley, Sherman, Stockton and Westfield on Channel 5. In Dunkirk, Falconer, Forestville, Hanover, Irving, Jamestown, Lakewood and Silver Creek the program is on channel 19. The show originates at the Access Channel 5 studio in Mayville.

Spoke Folk announces new location

The Spoke Folk Community Bike Project has a new home, located at 819 Central Ave. in Dunkirk.

Hours are from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and the Bike Lab is open on Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m.

For additional information about Spoke Folk and its programs, visit its new location during business hours or go to its website,

New winter hours at Seymour Library

The new winter hours for the Mary E. Seymour Memorial Free Library in Stockton are as follows: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 to 7 p.m.; Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; closed Wednesday and Sunday.