Community Notebook

Retreat for women living with breast cancer diagnosis

The Sisterhood Wellness Center, Inc., an organization for those women living with a breast cancer diagnosis, will accept applications postmarked no sooner than May 30 and no later than June 21 for the 27th weekend retreat Sept. 26-28. This is a 2-night, 3-day (including meals) stay at Holiday Valley’s Tamarack in Ellicottville. The program includes fitness, crafts and other activities. Participants will enjoy the many facilities, pampering and the programs. Fees are based on a sliding scale according to income.

The mission statement of SWC is to provide an environment for breast cancer survivors to promote physical, emotional and spiritual healing through recreation, association and education. These retreats are held twice a year, in the fall and in the spring. To obtain an application, call Corey at 713-8693. Applicants will be accepted on a first-come basis. Space is limited.

Memorial Day service at Dunkirk lighthouse

The 28th Annual Memorial Day Service sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and the Dunkirk Historical Lighthouse and Veterans Park Museum will be held on the lighthouse grounds Monday at 8:45 a.m.

Forestville to host human trafficking presentation tonight

The Forestville Central School District will host a presentation on human trafficking tonight at 7 p.m. The presentation will take place in the High School auditorium. The presentation will feature a video from Hope International and presentations from the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, an FBI agent working with Homeland Security and a local teen who has experienced the “grooming process” for trafficking first hand. The event is open to the public.

Two roads reopened

According to the Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities, two roads have been opened.

Stow Road (CR631) in the town of North Harmony, between Open Meadows and Morley Roads is now open.

Kabob Road (CR342), between Route 380 and Waterman Road in the town of Stockton is now open.