Community calendar


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, 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.

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. (One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet.) Call 672-1991 or go to 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!

Tickets: $20 per person, includes Italian finger foods and the show. For details and tickets, call Nance at 673-9177 or email ciaosecretary@gmail. Open to the public, do not need to be a member of the Beaver Club or CIAO. Script is child-friendly.

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.

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

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. Limited to 60 swimmers. No food or drink in the pool, balcony or locker room area. No outside pool toys, athletic equipment, balls or noodles. Any misconduct according to the rules posted in the pool atrium area will result in a dismissal from the current session without refund.


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


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 “”. 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.


Hens and Chickens Home Bureau meeting, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 23 W. Howard St., Dunkirk. Weaving demonstration and St. Patrick’s Day lunch. Inquiries to Jackey at 366-2607.

Kids’ Clothes Closet, 10 a.m. to noon. Fredonia First United Methodist Church, 25 Church St. Come to the Education Wing entrance. Clothes and other needed items for children from birth through size 6. Also an assortment of maternity clothing. Donations accepted. For details, call 679-1513 or see

Chautauqua’s Got Talent competition, round 1, 7 p.m., the Spire Theater, 317 E. Third St., Jamestown. Tickets $9 at the door or order online at

Murray Hose Company 4 meeting, 7 p.m., 104 W. Doughty St., Dunkirk.

Blessed Mary Angela Rosary Society meeting, 7 p.m, Blessed Mary Angela Hillside site social hall, 324 Townsend St., Dunkirk.

Fredonia Woodwind Chamber Ensemble, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free event.

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.

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.

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

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.

Games and hobbies

Dunkirk Senior Center crafts, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 45 Cliffstar Court. Call the Center at 366-7530 or stop by to sign up.

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


Barker Library presents:Preschool storytime, 10:15 a.m., 7 Day St., Fredonia. Caregivers welcome to browse the Library’s collections, use a public computer or enjoy free WIFI during programs. All children welcome. Stories, movies, songs, crafts and play. No registration necessary.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Novels After Noon book club, 1 p.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Call the library at 934-3468 for this month’s title. Free, open to the public, for ages 18+. Registration required.

Collins Public Library presents: Craft Club, 6 p.m., 2341 Main St. Ages 4 to 12. Registration required. Theme:“Egg-cellent” crafts!

Call 532-5129 or stop in.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Novels At Night book club, 6:30 p.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Call the library at 934-3468 for this month’s title. Free, open to the public, for ages 18+. Registration required.