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Community calendar — Oct. 4

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 4

Dunkirk Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court, Ruggles Street side. Local vendors, artisans. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, preserves, honey, cut flowers, baked goods. Rain or shine.

Health Insurance Public Forum, 1 to 3 p.m., Harvest Chapel, 39 Matteson St., Fredonia. Medicare information and updates, presentations from health insurance providers on 2018 plans, veteran’s health coverage and an overview of EPIC program for 2018. Sponsored by Chautauqua County OFA. Workshops. For details, call 363-3865.

Awana Club program, 6:15 to 8 p.m., Fredonia First United Methodist Church, 25 Church St. Any student in K through 12 welcome. Weekly program helps youth become young adults who work at understanding and applying scriptural principles in everyday life. Call 679-1513 to register or see www.facebook.com/AwanaFFUMC

East Dunkirk Fire Company Ladies’ Auxiliary annual card party, 7 p.m., 10949 S. Roberts Road. Admission $3. Tickets at the door. Refreshments provided.

Nights of the Living Reg film: “It Comes At Night,” 7 p.m., Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown. Stars Joel Edgerton and Carmen Ejogo. A family and strangers try to survive an unnamed cataclysm. $5. Call 484-7070 or visit reglenna.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous Wednesday Discussion Group, 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., St. John’s UCC, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Parking lot in back of church, off Eagle Street. Meets every Wednesday night.

Health and wellness

DHS Morning Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. DHS Pool. $2 individually.

Stretch and tone with exercise, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Donation: $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 are always welcome.

TOPS 890 Silver Creek, 9 a.m., Private weigh-ins start at 9, meetings at 9:30 a.m., First United Church, 35 Park Place, Silver Creek. “Taking Off Pounds Sensibly” offers support and advice. $1 per week. Visitors and new members always welcome. Use side door entrance.

TOPS Chapter 1094 Brocton, weigh-ins from 4:45 to 5:15 p.m., meeting following. Fellowship Church, 148 W. Main St., Brocton. All are welcome.

TOPS 757 Dunkirk meeting, 5:30 p.m., Dunkirk Moose Club, 296 Lake Shore Drive W. Weigh-ins, meeting after. Visitors, new members welcome. Meets every Wednesday.

Northern Chautauqua outdoor pickleball, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Russell Joy Park, Howard Street., Fredonia. Call Mike Ferguson at 672-8999 or Steve Lundin at 785-7912 for details.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0896 Westfield, 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church of Westfield, 101 E. Main St. New members welcome. For details, call Ann at 326-2248.

DHS Aquasize, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. DHS Pool. $4 individually.

DHS Junior Swim Team, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. DHS Pool. $4 individually.

THURSDAY, OCT. 5

JCC art faculty discussion, noon, Weeks Gallery, Jamestown Community College, 525 Falconer St., Jamestown.

Health Insurance Public Forum, 1 to 4 p.m., Chautauqua Mall, Heritage Ministries location near JCPenney, 318 E. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood. Medicare information and updates, presentations from health insurance providers on 2018 plans, veteran’s health coverage and an overview of EPIC program for 2018. Hosted by Chautauqua County OFA, Heritage Ministries and Chautauqua Mall. Workshops. For details, call 363-3865.

Cherry Creek Fire Auxiliary annual holiday auction, 6 p.m., Cherry Creek Fire Hall, 6763 Main St. Refreshments available for purchase.

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 p.m., Holy Trinity Parish Hall, Dunkirk.

Freedom in Fredonia Narcotics Anonymous weekly meeting, 7 p.m., Fredonia Presbyterian Church, 219 Central Ave. This group is closed (for addicts only).

Health and wellness

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

Tai Chi, 3 to 4 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Beginners at 3:30. No fee involved.

Northern Chautauqua pickleball, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Boys and Girls Club of Northern Chautauqua, 296 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. With questions, call Ed at 432-6114.

DHS Deep Water Aquasize, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. DHS Pool. $4 individually.

DHS Evening Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. DHS Pool. $2 individually.

Games and hobbies

Knitting/Crocheting Workshop, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., St. John’s United Church of Christ, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Everyone is invited to make items for community needs. Newcomers can learn skills. Bring a craft to work on, or meet new friends. $1 fee. Yarn donations are always welcome. Call Louise Kowal at 785-6039 for information or to donate yarn.

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

Dom Polski pinochle, 7 p.m., clubrooms, 179 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Must be a member to play. All members welcome.

Libraries

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Storytime with Miss Helen, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Ages 2 to 5. Reading, singing, rhymes, fun crafts. Children under 3 ¢ need a parent/caregiver present. Registration required. Call 934-3468.

Dunkirk Public Library presents: Storytime, 10:30 to 11, 536 Central Ave. Children 2 to 5 years old can listen to a story and make a craft. Puzzles, a dollhouse and computers available for play after the story. Siblings always welcome. For details, call 366-2511.

Sinclairville Free Library annual book sale, 2 to 7 p.m., 15 Main St.

Barker Library presents: Master Builder Night; 6 to 7 p.m., 7 Day St., Fredonia. There are LEGOS, Strawbees, Magformers, Lincoln Logs, Play doh, Cubelets and more. New challenges every week. Build something amazing to display in the display case. All ages welcome. A caregiver must stay in the library building.

FRIDAY, OCT. 6

Audubon’s First Friday Lunch Bunch, 11 a.m., 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown. Speaker: Tom LeBlanc. Topic: “Kestrels in my backyard.” $8 or $6 Nature Center members. Reservations not required. BYO brown bag lunch.

Eat Smart New York nutrition and cooking class, 12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 704 Central Ave., Dunkirk. No charge. Participants receive one free item per calls to take home and will receive a turkey dinner basket around Thanksgiving. Registration required for this eight week series of classes. Call 363-6050 ext 229.

Westfield First Presbyterian roast pork harvest dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m., 49 S. Portage St. Adults: $10, children 10 and under: $5. Also mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, seasoned green beans, warm fruit, homemade rolls. All dinners include beverage and homemade desserts. Sit down, takeout and delivery available (call 326-2643 for delivery by noon the day of the dinner). Benefits Mission Outreach Projects.

Moose Lodge 118 Reflections of the King (An Elvis Tribute Artist) Competition, 19 Clinton St., Westfield. Ticket prices pre-sale general admission two days (Friday/Saturday): $40 per person; pre-sale one day: $22 per person; and tickets at the door: $25 per person. Call Bobbie at 968-3565 for tickets. Doors open at 5 p.m. for a Moose Fish Fry. Full menu available. Contest starts at 8:30 p.m. All proceeds after expenses and prize money go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

“President’s Own” Marine band concert, SUNY Fredonia, King Concert Hall, Rockefeller Arts Center. 7:30 p.m., be in seats by 7:15. Free event, but $5 convenience fee for phone and online orders. Limit of 4 per request. Can also send request with a stamped, self-addressed envelope or visit the Campus Ticket Office in the Williams Center, room G-140.

Audubon’s Enchanted Forest, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown. Pre-payment and reservations required for a specific time between 6 through 8 p.m. Tours begin every 10 minutes. Walks last about 45 minutes. Rain or shine. $12 adults, $9 Nature Center members, $6 children 3 to 15, free for 2 and under. Call 569-2345 for reservation and details or visit auduboncnc.org/enchanted forest.

Narcotics Anonymous weekly meeting, “A Message of Hope” group, 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 327 Washington Ave., between Third and Fourth streets, Dunkirk. Open meeting for anyone who wants to not use drugs.

Clean, Sober Saved addiction education and support group, 7 p.m., Master’s Plan Cafe, 9586 Railroad Ave., Dayton. Snacks provided. Bible-based, taught in videotape sessions by Tracy Strawberry.

Clean, Sober, Saved family and friends support group, 7 p.m., Master’s Plan Cafe, 9586 Railroad Ave., Dayton. Snacks provided. Hope for a powerful life free from co-dependency.

Fredonia First Friday Community Contra Dance, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Fredonia Grange No. 1, 58 W. Main St. Adults: $7, students: $5. Ages 12 and under: free. Dances taught and called by Joe Kwiatkowski. All ages welcome. Come alone or with friends. No partner needed. Feel free to bring a snack to share at refreshment break. Live music by Howard Blumenthal and Friends.

Health and wellness

Stretch and tone with exercise, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Donation: $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.

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 eating disorders. No dues, fees or weigh-ins.

Games and hobbies

Dunkirk Senior Center Pinochle, 1 p.m., 45 Cliffstar Court. Everyone welcome.

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

Dunkirk Elks bingo, 7 p.m., 428 Central Ave. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Call 366-1110.

Libraries

Sinclairville Free Library presents: ‘Write Circle’ Writers’ Group meeting, 9 to 10 a.m., 15 Main St. Writers of all genres and styles welcome. For more information, contact Beth Hadley at the library at 962-5885 or sincfrlb@gmail.com.

Sinclairville Free Library annual book sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 15 Main St.

North Collins Public Library presents: Story Hour with Miss Alice, 11 a.m., 2095 School St.

Patterson Library presents: “My Town: An Exploration in Acrylic Paint Skins with Photographic Transfers of Westfield, NY” Art Opening, 7 to 9 p.m., Octagon Gallery at the Patterson Library, 40 S. Portage St., Westfield. Artist Trenton Lutes will speak on his process and learning experience as well as tell some anecdotal tales of his exploration of Westfield. Refreshments. Local musician Adam McKillip will provide acoustic guitar accompaniment. Show runs through Nov. 3. Ten percent of all sales from the show donated to the scholarship fund set up in memory of Janet and Paul Odell.