Community Notebook

Certified Food Handler Class set for Monday

The next Chautauqua County Certified Food Handler Class will be held Monday at the Chautauqua County Office of Emergency Services, Training Room 1, at 2 Academy St. (Old Mayville High School), Mayville.

Use the rear entrance facing the south parking lot next to bus garage.

Registration and sign in is 12:30 p.m. while the class runs from 1 to 4 p.m.

Preregistration is required; call 753-4693. Cost is $35 for profit/$20 non-profit.

Dunkirk Free Library to host annual auction

The Dunkirk Free Library is preparing for its 23rd Annual Library Auction on Nov. 16 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Dunkirk Moose Club. The auction has been a popular event for the community and an important part of the library’s fundraising program.

Professional auctioneer Jim Tofil will again volunteer his time for the auction.

Donations will be accepted until Nov. 15.

All proceeds from the auction go to support the Dunkirk Free Library and ensure community members access to books, DVDs, magazines, technology, computer classes, children’s programs, special events and much more.

Cassadaga Job Corps Academy to host

informational session

The Cassadaga Job Corps Academy will host an informational session and tour on its campus at 8115 Glasgow Road, Cassadaga on Thursday at 10 a.m.

The Cassadaga Job Corps provides training to begin a career in the healthcare and construction industries as well as GED classes to those in need of a diploma.

The Academy will accept young adults, age16-24, that are committed to a rigorous education and training program that are prepared to launch a career.

Applicants can apply for on-center living or off center living, and all applicants will enroll on a full federal scholarship if accepted.

Call Mike Pietrkiewicz at 595-4298 or by email for more information regarding income and other eligibility factors, and to reserve a spot for the upcoming tour. For additional information visit