Community Notebook

Brocton Interact Club bottle and can drive Saturday morning

The Brocton Interact Club is holding its semi-annual bottle and can drive on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Brocton Central School Bus Garage. All bottles and cans with a five- cent deposit will be accepted.

To arrange for pickup or for more information please contact Interact Advisor Dave Travis at 792-9791.

Turkey Party and 50/50 Raffle Saturday

The Cherry Creek Fire Department will hold a Turkey Party and 50/50 Raffle at the Cherry Creek Fire Hall, Cherry Creek, on Saturday starting at 7 p.m.

There will be turkeys, hams and other prize drawings, plus free refreshments.

Message from

Rev. Billy Graham to be

presented Thursday

My Hope For America, a message from Rev. Billy Graham, will be presented at Dunkirk First United Methodist Church on Thursday at 7 p.m.

All are invited to come hear the message of hope that gets beyond the anxieties, fears, depression and stresses of daily life.

The church is located on the corner of 6th Street and Washington Avenue. All are encouraged to attend.

Silver Creek Village Board audit meeting Thursday evening

The Silver Creek Village Board will hold an audit meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. in the village hall. This meeting is open to the public.

Free movie on climate change to air twice

“Comfort Zone,” a film made in Western New York about climate change in our area and what we can do to cope with it and mitigate it, will be shown twice this week: Thursday at 8 p.m. in Jewett 101 at SUNY Fredonia and Friday at 7:30 p.m. at SUNY Tech incubator on Central Avenue in Dunkirk

This is a free event sponsored by SUNY FACE organization.

Cassadaga Job Corps Academy to host

informational session

The Cassadaga Job Corps Academy will host an informational session and tour on its campus, 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, age 16-24, who 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.

Contact Mike Pietr-kiewicz at 595-4298 or for more information regarding income and other eligibility factors, and to reserve a spot for the upcoming tour.

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