Community Calendar

MONDAY, MARCH 5

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. Clothes and other needed items for children from birth through size 6. Donations accepted. For details, call 679-1513 or see www.fredoniafirst.org.

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 www.spiretheater.org

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.

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 welcome.

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

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.

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.

Libraries

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.

TUESDAY, MARCH 6

Head/stroke injury support

session, 3 p.m., SUNY

Fredonia, Henry C.

Youngerman Center for

Communication Disorders,

Thompson Hall Room E148.

Activities to help stroke and

head injury survivors use

compensatory strategies to

improve communication

skills, provide educational i

information and opportunity

to socialize and share expe

riences. Light refreshments.

For details, call Julie

Williams, coordinator at

673-4618.

Fredonia Trombone Choir,

8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia,

Rosch Recital Hall. Free e

vent. Jonathan Lombardo, c

onductor. Free event.

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. Call Mike at 480-3729 for details.

Northern Chautauqua beginners’ pickleball class, 6 to 9 p.m., indoors at the Boys and Girls Club, 296 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Call Ed at 432-6114 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

Dunkirk Senior Center Mah Jongg, noon, 45 Cliffstar Court.

Pinochle: Tuesday’s Best, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. With any questions, call Birdie at 679-1409.

St. Joseph’s bingo, 7 p.m., Parish Center, 145 East Main St., Fredonia. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m. For information, call parish office at 679-4116.

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.

Barker Library presents: After school storytime, 4 p.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, for all ages. Stories, movies, songs, crafts and play. No registration necessary.

Collins Public Library presents: Evening book club, 5:30 p.m., 2341 Main St. Featured, “The Stranger in the Woods,” by Michael Finkel. Request a copy online or stop by the library desk. Call 532-5129 or stop in if interested.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: LEGO Club, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Ages 5 to 12. This month’s theme: “One Car/One Obstacle!” Registration required. Call 934-3468.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7

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.

Alzheimer’s Association Western New York Chapter presents: “Effective Communication Strategies,” 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Ellington-Farman Free Library, 760 Thornton Road, Ellington. No cost. Reserve by calling 1-800-272-3900 or email program.wny@alz.org

Chautauqua Opportunities Alzheimer’s Services presents: Caregiver Stress program, 6 to 7 p.m, Randolph Free Library, 26 Jamestown St., Randolph. Free, open to the public. For details, call 366-3335 ext. 1236.

GreenUp Jamestown Dinner/Program, 6 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 410 N. Main St., Jamestown. Vegetarian meal, followed by James Colby presentation “Visionary Earth Stewards and Environmental Triumphs: Now, What Can We Do in Our Homes, Communities, and Planet?” Dinner $10 donation per person. Reservations by Monday, March 5, call 569-2345 during business hours or go online through the Programs page at auduboncnc.org

Awana Club program, 6:15 to 8 p.m., Fredonia First United Methodist Church, 25 Church St. Any student in K through 12 welcome. Weekly program helps youth become young adults. Call 679-1513 to register or see www.facebook.com/AwanaFFUMC.

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., with service to follow. All invited. Free will offering to cover cost of food.

Martz Observatory Public Open House, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., 176 Robbin Hill Road, Frewsburg. Public nights open for all to enjoy and find out what the organization is all about.

Fredonia Concert Band, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall. Free event. Two soloists, two guest composers in attendance, two guest conductors.

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. Coffee and conversation follows at 10 a.m. 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 always welcome.

Dunkirk Senior Center Zumba Gold, 10:30 to 11, 45 Cliffstar Court.

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.

Northern Chautauqua 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.

TOPS 757 Dunkirk meeting, 5:30 p.m., Dunkirk Moose Club, 296 Lake Shore Drive W. Weigh-ins, meeting after. Visitors, new members welcome.

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. Swimmers in Grades 4 through 8 who want to join the “farm team” of the boys and girls varsity swim teams. $4. Pay at the door.

Libraries

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