Senior Club News

FRIDAY, MAY 23

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 are always welcome.

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

‘Write Circle’ Writers’ Group Meeting, 9 to 10 a.m., Sinclairville Free Library. Group meets every Friday morning for support, encouragement, and community. Writers of all genres and styles welcome. For more information, contact Beth Hadley at the library at 962-5885 or sincfrlb@gmail.com.

Summer Fitness Classes at Fredonia Grange No. 1, 9 a.m., 58 W. Main St. Fredonia. This one hour class includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training, and low-impact aerobics. Call 672-2209

Barker Library Storytime, 10:15 a.m., Darwin R. Barker Library, 7 Day St. Fredonia. Tuesdays and Fridays for stories, movies, songs, and fun. All children welcome.

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

Overeaters Anonymous Weekly Meeting, 3:30 p.m., Steger Hi-Rise Apartments library, 15 N. Main St., Dunkirk. This is a 12-step fellowship of men and women recovering from all varieties of eating disorders. There are no dues, fees or weigh-ins. Call Vicki at 672-2625 or Cassandra at 410-1066 or leave message. Meetings held Fridays.

Bingo, 7 p.m., Dunkirk Elks Club, 428 Central Ave. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. All new Bingo played on paper. Red, White, Blue and Progressive. Pull tabs available. Call 366-1110.

Narcotics Anonymous Meeting, 7 p.m., St. John’s Church, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk.

Chautauqua County American Legion meeting, 7:30 p.m., John W. Rogers Post 327, 4 Clark St., Westfield. All Legionnaires are urged to attend.

SATURDAY, MAY 24

MAPS Bird Banding, 7 – 11 a.m., 1600 Riverside Rd., Jamestown. sponsored by the Audubon Center & Sanctuary. Tag along with ornithologists to learn how they capture, band, and release birds for scientific research. Free, but donations appreciated.

Mayville/Chautauqua community wide yard sales, 9 a.m., Mayville, Chautauqua and surrounding area. Map available, at no cost, at chamber member businesses along route 394 from Mayville to Chautauqua. Call 753-3113 for details.

Summer Fitness Classes at Fredonia Grange No. 1, 9 a.m., 58 W. Main St. Fredonia. This one hour class includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training, and low-impact aerobics. Call 672-2209

Memorial Day Weekend Countywide Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Cross Roads Farm Market, Westfield. Chicken barbecue presented by the Brocton American Legion Post 434.

Westfield Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Moore Park, Westfield. Fresh New York state produce, local meats and eggs, baked goods, local wine and hand-made crafts. Prepared foods, and hot and cold beverages.

Amish Relief Auction, 9:30 a.m., Empire Livestock Cherry Creek Market, 6732 Pickup Hill Rd. Cherry Creek. Amish made furniture, tables, chairs rockers, clocks, quilts, rugs, wall hangings, handmade items, food, animals, outdoor items, farm equipment, gift certificates. Amish home-style refreshments: chicken bbq, pig roast, sausage, veal burgers, subs, salad, ice cream, baked goods, homemade donuts, lemonade, pop, coffee. Proceeds will go towards children and other needy families, doctors and hospital bills owed by the Conewango Valley community. For details call Lonnie Kent, auctioneer at 296-5041 or Bank of Cattaraugus, 257-3431.

Blue Star Mothers Gold Star Memorial, 10 a.m., Jamestown Veterans Memorial Park on West Third Street at Harding and Logan Streets in Jamestown. Yearly memorial service, placing a wreath at the Memorial Rock. Remember those local heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice. Bring a chair as seating will be limited.

“Walk Around the Lake”, 10 a.m., Cassadaga Library on Maple Ave. Features a book sale of new and used books. Refreshments available for sale. Tickets $5 for a chance to win one of many prizes. All proceeds benefit the Library. For details, call 595-3822 or 384-4023.

Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail Weekend Open Studio Tour, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., throughout Northern Chautauqua County. 25 artists invite the public into their work spaces. Watch ceramics and jewelry demonstrations, see paintings and drawings in various stages of completion. Hands-on demonstrations include opportunities to make hand-pulled prints and to manipulate photo film. Free. For more information, call 679-9254 or visit www.chautauquaarttrail.com.

Trowel Talks: Seed Starting with Jim Cowen, 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. Dunkirk Free Library, 536 Central Avenue. Gardening workshops presented by the Chautauqua County Master Gardeners through the Cornell Cooperative Extension program. Workshops are FREE and open to the public. To pre-register, call the Library at 366-2511.

Share & Care Seniors Spring Dinner, 3 p.m., St. Joseph’s School, Main St. Fredonia. Doors open at 3 p.m. for cards and board games. Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. No dues will be collected. Cost: $8. For reservations call Phyllis Laurito 679-1060 or Rose Cerrie 679-4386.

SUNDAY, MAY 25

Murray Hose #4 Memorial Service, 8:45 a.m., Blessed Mary Angela parish, St. Hedwig’s location. Services for all deceased members of Murray Hose 4. Mass will be held at 9 a.m. with breakfast to follow at the Kosciuszko Club. All members to assemble at the club parking lot at 8:30 a.m. for the 8:45 to march to church.

Cassadaga Library Walk around the Lake, 10 a.m., Cassadaga Library on Maple Avenue at 10 a.m. Also features a book sale of new and used books and refreshments for sale. Tickets: $5 for a chance to win one of many prizes donated by local businesses and citizens. All proceeds benefit the Library. Any questions, call 595-3822 or 384-4023.

Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail Weekend Open Studio Tour, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., throughout Northern Chautauqua County .25 artists invite the public into their work spaces. Watch ceramics and jewelry demonstrations, see paintings and drawings in various stages of completion. Hands-on demonstrations include opportunities to make hand-pulled prints and to manipulate photo film. Free. For more information, call 679-9254 or visit www.chautauquaarttrail.com.

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 459 Meeting, 11 a.m., John T. Murray VFW Post #1017, 113 Deer St. Dunkirk. Questions call 366-2287.

Marine Corp Cruise-In, 12-5 p.m., Firemans Club (Firehouse on the Lake) 23 Jackson St., Silver Creek. For more information call Dan at 366-6582.

Picnic in the Point, noon to 4 p.m., Point Gratiot, Dunkirk. Event geared toward children and families. Guests can bring a picnic lunch, or purchase hot dogs, hamburgers, ice cream, and beverages Family friendly activities such as face painting, treasure hunt, carnival games, caricature artist, raffle prizes, free tours of the historic Dunkirk Lighthouse and Veterans Museum. Call 366-9876 or visit www.visitdunkirk.com for details.

Bingo, 6:45 p.m., Blessed Mary Angela Social Center, 324 Townsend St., Dunkirk. 25 games all on paper, including 4 specials: Red, White, Blue, Pot of Gold. Early Bird and Casino. Wheelchair accessible. For more information, call Sunday afternoon 366-4480.