Community Calendar

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Adult Swim Program: Morning Lap Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email agens.dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Aerobics by Catherine, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court, Dunkirk. All seniors are welcome. Donation is $1.

Sheridan Centerettes Home Bureau Meeting, 10 a.m., Sheridan United Methodist Church. Project: Quilter’s portfolio.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 5 p.m., First United Church, Silver Creek.

Computer Class: Introduction to Microsoft Word, 1 to 3 p.m., Dunkirk Free Library. Class runs for six sessions, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Nov. 5 to Nov. 21. Call the library at 366-2511.

Pinochle: Tuesday’s Best, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. All pinochle players are welcome. With any questions, call Birdie at 679-1409.

Advanced Beginner Line Dance Lessons, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Post 62, 211 Central Ave. These lessons are for dancers who have some background in dancing. Intermediate lessons will follow from 7:30 to 9 p.m. For more information call Connie 673-6748.

Bingo, 7 p.m., parish center, St. Joseph’s Church, 145 E. Main St., Fredonia. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Playing on paper – no chips. Paying out more than $1,400. $100 jackpots; $200 jackpot plus special games. Friendly atmosphere. Pull tabs also available.

Adult Swim Program: Deep Water Aquasize, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $4 per session or $50 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email agens@dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Adult Swim Program: Evening Lap Swim, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email AGens@dunkirk.wnyric.org

Fredonia All College Band, 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center, King Concert Hall. Carl Mazzio, conductor. Free event.

Fredonia String Chamber Ensembles, 8 p.m., Mason Hall, Rosch Recital Hall. An evening of chamber music works presented by School of Music students featuring strings and piano. Free.

Palliative Care and Hospice of Chautauqua County Program, 6 p.m., Dunkirk Moose Club, Lake Shore Dr. W., Dunkirk. Light refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. and the program will start between 6:45 and 7 p.m. Hosted by Chadwick Bay NYS Women.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

TOPS 890 Silver Creek, weigh-ins start at 8:15 a.m.; meetings at 9:10 a.m., First United Church, Park Place. “Taking Off Pounds Sensibly” offers support and advice. Visitors and new members always welcome. Use Main St. entrance.

Exercise with Tiffany, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Cost is $1 per session.

Grape Belt Seniors Aerobics and Weights with Catherine, 9 a.m., Masonic Lodge, East Main Street, Fredonia. Coffee and conversation follows at 10 a.m. New members welcome.

Dunkirk Free Library Fall Story Time and Craft, 10:30 to 11 a.m. For 2 to 5 year-olds. No registration necessary. Held every Wednesday and Thursday. Call 366-2511. for questions

Senior Citizen Big Bingo, 4 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center. Doors open at 4 p.m. with a complimentary meal served at 4:30 p.m. to the first 60 members. Bingo will begin at 5 p.m. Players should bring their own daubers.

TOPS Chapter 176, weigh-ins 5 p.m.; meeting 5:30 p.m., St. Joseph’s School, E. Main Street, Fredonia. Meets every Wednesday.

TOPS 757 Dunkirk, 5:30 p.m., upstairs Elks Club Rooms, Central Ave., Dunkirk. Weigh-ins, meeting after. Visitors, new members welcome. Meets every Wednesday.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Harvest Chapel Free Methodist Church library, 39 Matteson St., Fredonia. A 12-step fellowship of people recovering from eating disorders. No dues, fees or weigh-ins. Call Vicki at 672-2625 for information or leave a message.

Dayton Volunteer Fire Company’s Ham & Turkey Party, 7 p.m., Dayton Fire Hall, 9512 Route 62, Dayton. Refreshments and door prizes.

Adult Swim Program: Aquasize, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $4 per session or $50 for the entire fall season. For information, call Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email him at agens@dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Brocton American Legion Auxiliary Unit 434 Meeting, 7 p.m., Brocton Legion. All members are urged to attend.

Fredonia Cello Studio “The Baroque Cello,” 8 p.m., Mason Hall, Diers Recital Hall. Free event.

Alcoholics Anonymous Fredonia Discussion Group, 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., Fredonia Baptist Church, Church and Temple streets. Encouragement, sobriety and serenity, since 1967. Meets each Wednesday.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Adult Swim Program: Morning Lap Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email agens@dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Lobby Sale, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Brooks Memorial Hospital lobby. Open to the public. Featuring Pottery by Cynthia Fitzgerald, Burning Asphalt Sauces, and Silpada Jewelry: sterling silver creations. Sponsored by the Auxiliary of Brooks Memorial Hospital.

DFT Retirees Meeting and Coffee Hour, 9 a.m., Bob Evans, 3877 Vineyard Drive, Dunkirk. All retirees encouraged to attend.

Aerobics by Catherine, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court, Dunkirk. All seniors are welcome. Donation is $1.

Knitting/Crocheting Workshop, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., St. John’s Church, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. All seniors invited to make afghans/lap robes, scarves, caps, etc. for community needs. $1 fee. Call 366-1465 for more information.

The Parachute Group Weekly Meeting, 10 to 11:30 a.m., the offices of Allegheny Financial Services, 474 Fairmount Ave., Jamestown. The group will share ideas, resources, contacts and an opportunity to network in order to find your next position. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Bruce Supernault at 276-1127

Story Hour, 10:30 a.m., Anderson-Lee Library, Silver Creek. Readings with Michelle LaVoie held Thursdays.

Dunkirk Free Library Fall Story Time and Craft, 10:30 to 11 a.m. for 2 to 5 year-olds. No registration necessary. Held every Wednesday and Thursday. For more information call 366-2511.

Pinochle: Birdie’s Bidders, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. All pinochle players are welcome. With any questions, call Birdie at 679-1409.

Computer Class: Introduction to Microsoft Word, 1 to 3 p.m., Dunkirk Free Library. Class runs for six sessions, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Nov. 5 to Nov. 21. Call the library at 366-2511.

Catholic Daughters of the Americas Monthly Meeting, 6 p.m., St. Anthony’s Church, Fredonia. Visitors and new members are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Fore more information call Madeline Helmer at 672-7267.

Lakeshore Humane Society Meeting, 6:30 p.m., 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk. Meetings will now be held at the new adoption center. Everyone is welcome.

Al Anon Steps to Serenity Weekly Group Meeting, 6:45 to 8 p.m., Harvest Chapel Church, Fredonia.

Rational Recovery Weekly Meeting, 7 to 8:15 p.m., Holy Trinity Parish Hall, Dunkirk.

Weight Watchers Meeting, 7 p.m., Brooks Memorial Hospital cafeteria. New members welcome. For registration information, call Theresa Schrantz at 363-7293.

Adult Swim Program: Deep Water Aquasize, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $4 per session or $50 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email him at agens@dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Adult Swim Program: Evening Lap Swim, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School Pool. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire fall season. For information, call Assistant H.S. Building Administrator Alan Gens at 366-9300 ext. 2067 or email him at agens@dunkirk.wnyric.org.

Northern Chautauqua Landlord Association Meeting, 7 p.m., Nov. 21; Bell Tower Apartments, 10 Ruggles St., Dunkirk. Dunkirk Court Marshall Rick Mazurek will be the guest speaker. He will discuss eviction procedures, rules and the law. He will also take questions.

The World Beat Drum Circle, 7:30 p.m., Church of the Living Spirit, Lily Dale. Held the first, third and fifth (when applicable) Thursday of the month with facilitator George Clees, 467-2531. All are welcome.

Fredonia String Chamber Ensembles, 8 p.m., Mason Hall, Rosch Recital Hall. An evening of chamber music works presented by School of Music students featuring strings and piano. Free event.

Fredonia Wind Ensemble, 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center, King Concert Hall. Paula Holcomb, conductor. Free event.

Coming Events

Monday, Nov. 25

N.Y. Telephone Retirees and Former Co-workers Monthly Gathering, 11:30 a.m., The Liberty Food and Spirits, Fredonia. For information and reservations, call 366-3401.

Sunday, Dec. 8

Dunkirk Senior Citizens’ Sunday Gala, 11 a.m. doors open, Dunkirk Senior Center. Reservations may be made starting Nov. 18. Call the Senior Center or see Carol Kozlowski for reservations and details.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Share & Care Seniors’ Holiday Party, St. Joseph’s School Hall, 145 E. Main St., Fredonia. Doors open at 4 p.m.; buffet dinner at 5 p.m. Admission is $8 per person. Make checks payable to Share & Care Seniors and send to P.O. Box 446, Fredonia, NY 14063. Prepaid reservations due by Dec. 6. For more information call Rose Cerrie at 679-4386.

Saturday, Dec. 14

Nook E-reader Raffle Drawing, 1 p.m., Cassadaga Branch Library. The Mary E Stockton Memorial Free Library of Stockton and the Cassadaga Branch Library are holding a raffle drawing for a Nook e-reader. Tickets are $2 for one chance; $10 for 6 chances. Purchase tickets at the Stockton library, located at 22 N. Main St in Stockton, to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 to 2 p.m.; or at the Cassadaga Branch, located at 18 Maple Ave. in Cassadaga, during regular library hours.