Community calendar

FRIDAY, MARCH 2

Literacy Volunteers book sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 21 East Bookstore, 21 E. Second St., Dunkirk. Use the Washington Avenue entrance. Paperbacks are $.50, hard covers $,1 and children’s books $.25. Some specially-priced books. Assist the organization in the work of promoting literacy.

Audubon First Friday Lunch Bunch: “White-tailed Deer in the Forest,” 11 a.m. to noon, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown. Speaker: Dr. Susan Stout, followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation. Audubon provides coffee and tea. $8, $6 for members. No reservations required.

Women’s Get-Away Weekend- Clarion Hotel: Registration 4-7. Meet & Greet wine and chocolate mixer, first clue kick-off for interactive mixer which lasts all weekend; pampering, scrapbooking; karaoke. Sponsored by Chadwick Bay Chapter, NYS Women, Inc.

Dom Polski Club ham and sausage party, 5 p.m., 179 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Members and eligible guests.

Dunkirk High School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors,” 7 p.m., Dunkirk High Auditorium. Tickets $5 adults, $3 children.

SOTA presents: Opera Scenes, 7 p.m., 1891 Fredonia Opera House, 9 Church St. Adults: $10, seniors: $8, students: $5, under 12: free.

Lake Shore Central School Middle School Musical: “Bye Bye Birdie,” 7 p.m., Middle School. 8855 Erie Road, Angola. General seating. Tickets: $5.

John T. Murray Post 1017 Auxiliary annual meat raffle, 7 p.m., 111-113 Deer St., Dunkirk. Open to the public. Sandwiches and munchies provided. Meat to be raffled: steaks, sausage, prime rib and much more. Call 341-1328 for details.

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.

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. Traditional dances taught and called by Joe Kwiatkowski. Come alone or with friends. No experience necessary. Feel free to bring a snack to share at refreshment break. Live music.

Walter Gloor Mainstage Series presents: Daisy Pulls it Off, 7:30 p.m, SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center Bartlett Theatre. General seating. General public: $20, student/child: $15, SUNY Student $12. Play by Denise Deegan. Dr. James Ivey, director.

Opening reception: Knowing Paper: Five Contemporary Artists Using Paper as their Expressive Medium, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center Marion Art Gallery.

Faculty Recital: David Rose, viola, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free event.

Health and wellness

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. Coffee and conversation 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. 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 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. For more information, contact Beth Hadley at the library at 962-5885 or sincfrlb@gmail.com

Collins Public Library presents:Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m., 2341 Main St. Call 532-5129 or stop by to register.

Collins Public Library presents: Senior Movie, 1 p.m., 2341 Main St. Call 532-5129 for the title.

SATURDAY, MARCH 3

Women’s Get-Away Weekend – Clarion Hotel: Continental Breakfast, Pampering Treatments, Workshops. Saturday 9-5. Public Welcome to Shopping Expo with many vendors, arts and crafts – gift baskets. Evening activities: dinner – theme “Anything Goes”; more mixer fun. Bingo and games. Sponsored by Chadwick Bay Chapter, NYS Women, Inc.

Literacy Volunteers book sale, See Friday listing.

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.

Scandinavian Culture Days, 10 a.m. to noon, Jamestown Community College, 525 Falconer St., Jamestown. Free, open to the public, no reservations required. A series of workshops and fellowship about Scandinavia. For details, call 665-0883.

Lakeshore Humane Society Pet Adoption Day/Open House, 12 to 4 p.m., Lakeshore Humane Society Adoption Center, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk. Come and see some of the cats and dogs in need of loving homes. Call 672-1991 or www.lakeshorehumanesociety.org for more information.

Dunkirk High School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors,” 7 p.m., Dunkirk High Auditorium. Tickets $5 adults, $3 children.

SOTA presents: Opera Scenes, 7 p.m., 1891 Fredonia Opera House, 9 Church St. Adults: $10, seniors: $8, students:$5, under 12: free.

Lake Shore Central School Middle School Musical “Bye Bye Birdie,” 7 p.m., Middle School. 8855 Erie Road, Angola. General seating. Tickets: $5.

CIAO presents: “Murder at the Beaver Club,” 7:30 p.m., 64 Prospect St., Fredonia. Sold Out!

Walter Gloor Mainstage Series presents: Daisy Pulls it Off, 7:30 p.m, SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center Bartlette Theatre. General seating. General public: $20, student/child: $15, SUNY Student $12. Play by Denise Deegan. Dr. James Ivey, director.

Guest Artist recital: Tetraphonics Saxophone Quartet, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free event.

Health and wellness

Northern Chautauqua pickleball, 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.

Libraries

Cherry Creek Library presents: Dr. Seuss story hour, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 6778 Main St.

SUNDAY, MARCH 4

Women’s Get-Away Weekend, Clarion Hotel: brunch, interactive mixer finale. Sponsored by Chadwick Bay Chapter, NYS Women, Inc. Proceeds go to fund scholarship and community projects.

Villenova Grange pancake brunch, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Balcom Corners, Routes 83 and 322, South Dayton. $8 large, $7 small. Meals are half price with food donation for the food pantry.

Cassadaga Legion member breakfast, 8:30 a.m., 228 Maple Ave. Followed by meeting at 9:30 a.m.

Black Knights Baseball Booster Club chicken barbecue and basket raffle, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Silver Creek Firemen’s Club, 21 Jackson St. $10 includes chicken and sides. Dine in or take-out. Contact Amy Rominik at 679-5657 or Deb Brunner at 785-3687 for pre-sale tickets. Proceeds benefit the Silver Creek/Forestville Black Knights baseball teams. Get a picture taken with the Easter Bunny.

“Fight for Seeley” fundraiser, noon to 4 p.m., Fluvanna Fire Department, 3536 Fluvanna Ave. Ext. Food, drinks, 50/50 raffle, ticket auction. Proceeds benefit Deputy Michael Seeley’s medical expenses for cancer treatments.

Spirit Sunday readings with Lily Dale Registered Mediums, 1 to 3 p.m., Assembly Hall, Cleveland Ave., Lily Dale. Readings $30 for 15 minutes; $60 for 30 minutes. Sponsored by The Church of the Living Spirit. With questions, call Emmy at 595-2697 or see www.livingspiritlilydale.org “http://www.livingspiritlilydale.org/”. Held the first Sunday of the month.

SOTA presents: Opera Scenes, 2 p.m., 1891 Fredonia Opera House, 9 Church St. Adults: $10, seniors: $8, students:$5, under 12: free.

Fredonia Wind Ensemble, 4 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall. Free event. Paula Holcomb, conductor.

Taize ecumenical prayer service: Song, scripture and time for silent meditation, 6:30 p.m., St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 328 Washington Ave., Dunkirk. For details, call 366-0449.