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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.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 email@example.com.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
SATURDAY, FEB. 10
Ripley United Methodist Church All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 7:30 to 11 a.m., 84 W. Main St. $7. Pancakes, made-to-order omelets and more. Benefits Chautauqua County Rural Ministry.
Villenova Burial Association “Love Remembered” Valentine’s Day bake sale, 9 a.m., South Dayton Super Market, 303 Pine St. All proceeds help defray maintenance and operating costs of the old Villenova Cemetery. Learn about opportunities to help maintain and preserve the old cemetery.
Cassadaga Winter Festival, 10 to noon: Audubon Nature shows and Cub Scout bake sale at Cassadaga Library, 18 Maple St., 11 to 2 p.m., sledding, cocoa, cookies, snowman building at Cassadaga Country Club, 55 Frisbee Road. Wagon rides around the Lakes from 1 to 3 p.m. The Lily Dale Assembly historic tours and winter games on the grounds from 3 to 5. Dancing to the sounds of “Big Tone” from 7 to 10 p.m. at the American Legion, 228 Maple Ave. Free events, open to all. For details, call 665-8855 or see www.cbcassadaga.org.
Fredonia Farmers’ Winter Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Masonic Forest Lodge, Route 20, Fredonia. Features abundance of locally grown and produced vegetables, fruits and herbs, meats, baked goods, maple syrup, honey, jams and jellies, as well as artisan quality craft goods.
Live in High Definition via Satellite from NYC’s Metropolitan Opera: “The Elixer of Love,” noon, 1891 Fredonia Opera House. General admission $20, $18 Opera House members, $10 students. Call 679-1891 or see fredopera.org.
Lakeshore Humane Society Pet Adoption Day/Open House, 12 to 4 p.m., Lakeshore Humane Society Adoption Center, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk. Call 672-1991 or see www.lakeshorehumanesociety.org for more information.
Sweethearts Pool Tournament, South Dayton Legion, 4 Mill St. Sign-ins at noon, games start at 1 p.m. $10 per person, 50/50s, bar food available. Call Post 1593 at 988-3251 for details or to sign up.
John T. Murray Post 1017 VFW Auxiliary meeting, 2 p.m., 113 Deer St., Dunkirk.
Trinity United Church of Christ community meal, 4 to 6 p.m., 30 Erie Ave., Gowanda. No charge. All you can eat of a homemade meal. Includes a dessert. Also a giving table of free items to anyone who needs them, including clothing, shoes and some household items. For details, call 532-3004.
Master Lecture by Academy Award Winner John Corigliano, 4:30 to 6 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free, open to the public. Composer also won a Pulitzer Prize, and five Grammy awards.
Chautauqua Lake Central hosts All-county Music Festival, 100 N. Erie St., Mayville. Doors open at 4:30, concert at 5 p.m. Public welcome. Tickets at the door or at http://ccmta.net (service charge per tickets). Adults: $5, students, seniors over 65 $3. Elementary band, vocal band, percussion ensemble, women’s choir, jazz ensemble.
Yoga and Cinema Series: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” 1891 Fredonia Opera House. 5:45 relaxing “Cinema Stretch” yoga class with on the 1891 Opera House stage. Hour-long, $10 class receive a voucher for discounted $5 admission for the movie that night. Portion of the $10 fee benefits the Opera House. Film begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $7 adults, $6.50 seniors and Opera House members, $5 students and children. Call 679-1891 or visit Fredopera.org. Rated R, 115 minutes.
Hospice Night in Wonderland Gala, Chautauqua Suites Hotel and Conference Center, 215 W. Lake Road, Mayville. Guests invited to dress as their favorite character from the book or movie, but costumes are optional. Social hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 7. Silent and Chinese auctions, flamingo putting green, photo booth, other themed amusements. Dancing to music by “After Dark” entertainment. $50 per person. Call 338-0033 or see www.chpc.care. Proceeds benefit Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care.
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.
Faculty Recital: Constellation Concert No. 3, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall (Mason). Free welcome concert, followed by simple reception. All welcome.
Health and wellness
Northern Chautauqua pickleball in Brocton, 9 a.m. to noon, Brocton Elementary School, 138 W. Main St. Call Mike Ferguson at 480-3729 for details.
DHS Family Open Swim, 1 to 2 p.m. DHS pool. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older. $1 per person per session.