Community Notebook

Hunter safety class

at Westfield Fish and Game Club in August

The Westfield Fish and Game Club on Ogden Road is conducting a gun safety class Aug. 12 from 7 to 10 p.m.

The class will resume Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Students must attend both days and be at least 12 years of age.

For more information, call 326-3218.

Chautauqua Lake

programs to appear

on Access Channel 5

“Who is Doing What” is the title of a television program filmed recently at the Prendergast Library in Jamestown. The program is a forum of groups working to improve Chautauqua Lake and its watershed. It will air from Saturday to Tuesday in two parts. Part one will be at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. with Part 2 showing at 3 p.m. and 9 p.m.. The program was taped by Jeff Zook.

Another lake quality program, “Need to Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Facility” will air during the same week at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. This program features Tom Cherry, director of the Chautauqua Utility District, who gave a presentation to the Chautauqua Home-owners Association. The program was taped by John Viehe.

Access Channel 5 is available to cable viewers in the Mayville, Chautauqua, North Harmony, Sherman, Westfield and Portland areas.

Viewers should note that all area public access channels have been dropped from Time Warner’s analog service, but can be received on digital service with a converter or on a digital television that has been recently autoscanned.

Silver Creek to hold yard sale day Saturday

The Hanover Chamber of Commerce will sponsor Silver Creek and 14136 Yard Sales Saturday throughout the Silver Creek area from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Maps to the sales will be available in the park and at 29 Oak St.

Sales will be held rain or shine, and prices will be reduced for the last two hours of the sales.

For more information, call Sue Briggs at 934-9522 or 934-7334.

First Friday to be held in Westfield Friday

The Westfield-Barcelona Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring First Friday on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m., which will be held on Route 20 in front of the shops on Main Street.

Many businesses will be open late. There will be shopping, food, music, art and vendors set up along the sidewalk.

MaryAnn Spanos

to appear on Senior Report Saturday

Senior Report with Reed Powers will have MaryAnn Spanos as the guest on Saturday’s television program. Dr. Spanos is director of the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging.

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, Cas-sadaga, Chautauqua, Fre-donia, Mayville, North Har-mony, Portland, Ripley, Sherman, Stockton and Westfield on Channel 5. In Dunkirk, Falconer, Forest-ville, Hanover, Irving, Jamestown, Lakewood and Silver Creek the program is on channel 19. The show originates at the Access Channel 5 studio in Mayville.

National Marina Scout Lake Day Saturday

The National Marina Scout Lake Day celebration will be held Saturday at the Chautauqua Marina. The event is hosted by the Mayville Cub Scout Pack 126. A free youth fishing contest will start at 10:30 a.m. with 10 a.m. for children aged 3-12. The marina will supply the bait and it’s limited to 50 participants. Lunch and awards will be at noon. A demonstration on how to tie a fly knot will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. presented by Ted Pappas and Nancy Kadunce of Craftsmen of Fishinfeather. A free musky fishing seminar will be presented by Mike Sperry at 1 p.m. and is limited to 50 participants. Registration is required for the seminar and the youth fishing contest. Email boatsafety@aol.com or call the marina at 753-3913. Free safe boat checks will also be provided by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary throughout the day.

This day will also be the last safe boating class of the season. The class will be held Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required and the event is limited to 60 participants. The cost is $39 plus a $5 material fee. All events will be held at the marina, 104 W. Lake Road, Mayville.