Community calendar

THURSDAY, FEB. 8

Blessed Mary Angela Parish indoor flea market, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Social Center, 324 Townsend St., Dunkirk. All merchandise priced to sell. Make an offer!

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).

Citizens for a Better Cassadaga meeting, 7 p.m., Cassadaga Library, 18 Maple Ave. Agenda: Cassadaga Winter Festival, future projects. All welcome.

Lake Shore Central School Senior High Musical and Art Show “The Addams Family,” 7 p.m., Senior High School, 959 Beach Road, Angola. Adults: $10, seniors and students: $8. under 5, free.

Music ensemble Tropicante Latin dance music concert, 8 to 10 p.m., Jamestown Community College Student Union, 525 Falconer St., Jamestown. Free and open to the public.

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. No fee involved.

Introduction to Pickleball Class, 6 p.m., Boys and Girls Club, 296 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Class is free. No experience necessary. Just bring sneakers. Equipment furnished. Registration required. Limited to the first 12 people. Contact Ed Kirchmeyer at ekirchmeyer@twc.com or 432-6114.

Northern Chautauqua pickleball, 6 to 9 p.m., Brocton Elementary School, 138 W. Main St. Call Mike Ferguson at 480-3729 for details.

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

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

Games and hobbies

Knitting/Crocheting Workshop, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., St. John’s United Church of Christ, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Newcomers can learn skills. $1 fee. 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. 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

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.

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

Anderson-Lee Library presents: School Age Storytime with Miss Amy, 10:30 a.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Variety of activities for children ages 6 to 10. Designed to accommodate homeschooling families.

Collins Public Library presents:“Gaming Unplugged,” 5:30 pm., 2341 Main St. Each month, those present will play a new board game. Fun for all ages.

Collins Public Library presents:Lap Sit Program, 6 p.m., 2341 Main St. For children ages six months to two years and a caregiver. Music, songs, rhymes, finger plays, stories and much more. Call 532-5129 to register.

FRIDAY, FEB. 9

“Opioid Addiction and Exposure to Infants” program, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., UPMC Chautauqua WCA Auditorium, 207 Foote Ave., Jamestown. Lunch provided. No charge. Presenter: Davina Moss-King, Ph.D. Sponsored by UPMC Chautauqua WCA, CASAC and Blackwell Chapel Baby Cafe. For pregnant women with opioid use disorder and professionals. Explores strategies for infants exposed to opioids during pregnancy to reach all developmental milestones. Professional credit hours available. Contact Catherine Harrison at charrison414@gmail.com or call 708-6399.

New Horizons Band lessons, SUNY Fredonia, Mason Hall. Lessons 3 to 3:45 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Band practice 4 to 4:50 on Wednesdays and 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Fridays.

Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy snowshoe/ski and campfire gathering, 5:30 p.m., CWC’s Cassadaga Creek Preserve, located on Bloomer Road in Sinclairville. CWC guide will lead an evening tour of the 150-acre preserve. Route is flat, about 2.5 miles. Can just attend bonfire. Free for CWC members, suggested $5 donation for non-members. Reservations encouraged. Email claire@chautauquawatershed.org or call 664-2166. Consider bringing a dish or snack to pass. S’mores, coffee, cocoa provided.

B-side Uke Jam, 6 to 8 p.m., Costello Community Room, SUNY Fredonia. Intended for ukulele enthusiasts who are a step beyond beginners. Participants should be familiar with basic chords and strumming, some picking. Everyone welcome, but moves at a quicker pace than usual jam sessions. For details, email Jill Reese at reese@fredonia.edu

Musical Journeys: Studying music in college, the audition process, and how to prepare now, 6 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Mason Hall, Diers Recital Hall. Hear from current music students, tour the School of Music, end the evening with a free Constellation Concert from Fredonia School of Music faculty. Free, but registration required. See fredonia.edu/CVPA.

Cassadaga Winter Festival , kick-off family movie night, 6:30 p.m., Park Cassadaga Church, Maple Avenue. Free event.

SMIRK! Jesters of Juggling and Kings of Chaos, 7 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre. Reserved Seating. General public: $12.

Concert of Catholic Composers, 7 p.m., St. Anthony’s Church, 42 Orchard St., Fredonia. Features Rev. Sean Duggan, Newman Center students, and others from the Fredonia School of Music. Admission by donation to benefit the Newman Center through the Diocesan Upon This Rock campaign. Reception follows. For more information, call the Newman Center at 679-4686.

Lake Shore Central School Senior High Musical and Art Show “The Addams Family,” 7 p.m., Senior High School, 959 Beach Road, Angola. Adults: $10, seniors and students: $8. under 5, free.

Narcotics Anonymous weekly meeting, “A Message of Hope” group, 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 327 Washington Ave., 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.

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.

Faculty Recital: Constellation Concert 2, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall (Mason). Free welcome concert, followed by simple reception. All welcome.

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 are 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.