Community calendar


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

League of Women Voters Luncheon, noon, Clarion Hotel, 30 Lake Shore Drive East, Dunkirk. Topic: “Meeting the League of Women Voters Goals in Albany.” Event speaker Lori Cornell. Those interested in attending just the presentation should arrive around 12:30 p.m. Event is open to the public.

“World War I Centennial: Ending War, Talking Peace” public book reading, noon, SUNY Fredonia Garden area of Reed Library. Attendees welcome to present authors and essays, poems, excerpts of novels or other literary works to talk about war and peace. For details, 673-3125.

Christian Worship Center Care Ministry Closet, 5 to 7 p.m., 101 Eagle St., Fredonia. Free clothing, food and some furniture and household goods for those in need. Donations of items gratefully accepted as well. Call Pastor Erika Lopez at 672-6262 for details.

Chautauqua Opportunities Alzheimer’s Services presents: Dementia Behaviors program, 6 to 7 p.m, Meyer Memorial Library, 6 Falconer St., Frewsburg. Free, open to public. Call 366-3335 ext. 1236.

Sassy Baggs & Beyond “Blingo” fundraiser, The Resource Center’s administrative offices, 200 Dunham Ave., Celoron. Doors open at 6, Blingo games start at 7. 11 games of bingo: prizes are designer handbags. $20 includes Blingo games, light refreshment, chance to win door prize. In between games, raffles for additional prizes. Benefits people with disabilities. Call 661-1477.

Ripley United Methodist Church presents: Lenten Bread and Broth Supper and Service, Meeder’s Restaurant, 19 E. Main St., Ripley. Choice of soup, bread and beverage. Supper begins at 6:30 p.m., service follows. All invited. Free will offering to cover cost of food.

Fredonia Central All Choral Concert, 7 p.m., 425 E. Main St. All Choral Groups Grades 5 to 12 and elementary Select Chorus.

AACA (Antique car club) meeting, 7 p.m. at the War Vets, 3431 Fluvanna Ave., Jamestown. For more information, contact Greg Press 287-3754.

Martz Observatory Public Open House, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., 176 Robbin Hill Road, Frewsburg. Public nights open for all to enjoy.

Alcoholics Anonymous Wednesday discussion group, 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., St. John’s UCC, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk.

Health and wellness

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

Stretch and tone with exercise, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Donation: $1.

Grape Belt Seniors Aerobics and Weights with Catherine, 9 a.m., Masonic Lodge, East Main Street, Fredonia. New members 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. $1 per week. Visitors and new members welcome.

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.

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

TOPS 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.

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


Collins Public Library presents: Quilting with Florence, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., 2341 Main St.

Cassadaga Library presents: Scene Quilting Class, 7 to 9 p.m., 18 Maple Ave. Three part class (also Feb. 28, March 14). Leader, Nancy Wickmark, accomplished quilter. Materials supplied. Cost $25. Participants should bring a scene they would like to create in the quilt. No experience necessary.


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

“World War I Centennial: Ending War, Talking Peace” panel discussion, noon, SUNY Fredonia Garden area of Reed Library. Panelists Christopher Capozzola, Brian Castner and Ian Fishback. All welcome. Call 673-3125.

Lakeshore Humane Society Pet Adoption evening, 6 to 8 p.m., Lakeshore Humane Society Adoption Center, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk. Call 672-1991 or go to the LHS website: for information.

Al Anon Steps to Serenity weekly group meeting, 6:45 to 8 p.m., Harvest Chapel Church, Fredonia.

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

Ethos NewSound Festival: Holly Mulcahy, violin, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free.

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.

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

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


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: “The Wondermakers,” 11 a.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Fun and interactive storytelling. Come hear stories about a gardener and a naughty goblin in England, Forgetful Willie who forgot his own wedding day, and a Japanese legend about a sumo wrestler. Best for kids ages 3 to 10 and their families. Lots of opportunity to participate in the acting out of the stories! To register, call 934-2468.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Vacation Maker Space, 1 to 2 p.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Lots of different activities offered including circuits, Spirographs and more. No registration.

Collins Public Library presents: Build an Igloo, 5:30 p.m., 2341 Main St. Make an igloo out of crispy treats. Ages 3 to 12. Call 532-5129 or stop by to register.

Barker Library presents: Master Builders Night, 6 to 7 p.m., 7 Day St., Fredonia. Use LEGOS, Strawbees, Magformers, Lincoln Logs, Play Doh, Cublets and more. Build somethings amazing and it may be displayed in the display case. All children welcome. No registration. Caregivers are welcome to browse the Library’s collections, use a public computer or enjoy free WIFI during programs.

Collins Public Library presents:Board meeting, 7 p.m., 2341 Main St. Open to the public.