Community Calendar

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 information and opportunity to socialize and share experiences. Light refreshments. For details, call Julie Williams, coordinator at 673-4618.

Fredonia Trombone Choir, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Free event. Jonathan Lombardo, conductor.

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., Boys and Girls Club, 296 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Call Ed at 432-6114.

DHS Deep Water Aquasize, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. $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. 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 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. Siblings always welcome. For details, call 366-2511.

Barker Library presents: After school storytime, 4 p.m., 7 Day St., Fredonia. 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

Community Open House at WNY P-TECH STEM College & Career Academy, 55 E. Benton St., Dunkirk, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Erie 2 BOCES invites the public to check out the former School No. 6 following a multi-million dollar renovation to the structure originally built in 1915.

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.

Awana Club program, 6:15 to 8 p.m., Fredonia First United Methodist Church, 25 Church St. Any student in K through 12 welcome. 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.

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. 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. 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. 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. Pay at the door.

Libraries

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

THURSDAY, MARCH 8

Literacy Volunteers book sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 21 East Bookstore, 21 E. Second St., Dunkirk. (Continued due to last week’s storm).

Pine Valley Central School Junior High National Honor Society Inductions, 6:30 p.m., 7755 High School auditorium.

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

Rational Recovery weekly meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Holy Trinity Parish Hall, Dunkirk.

Freedom in Fredonia Narcotics Anonymous weekly meeting, 7 p.m., Fredonia Presbyterian Church, 219 Central Ave. (For addicts only).

Citizens for a Better Cassadaga meeting, 7 p.m., Cassadaga Library, 18 Maple Ave.

Ethos NewSound Festival: Women in Music: A Discussion, 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall. Guest composers Sarah Kirkland Snider and Jennifer Jolley joing Fredonia’s Rob Deemer and Jamie Leigh Sampson in a roundtable discussion about the issues and challenges that women face within the professional music world. Free event.

Health and wellness

Aerobics by Catherine, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court, Dunkirk. Donation: $1.

Tai Chi, 3 to 4 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. No fee involved.

Northern Chautauqua pickleball in Brocton, 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. $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 at 785-6039.

Pinochle: Birdie’s Bidders, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. Call Birdie at 679-1409.

Dom Polski pinochle, 7 p.m., clubrooms, 179 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. Must be a member to play.

Libraries

Dunkirk Public Library presents: Storytime, 10:30 to 11, 536 Central Ave. For details, call 366-2511.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Storytime with Miss Helen, 10:30 a.m, 43 Main St., Silver Creek. To register, call 934-3468.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: School Age Storytime with Miss Amy, 10:30 a.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Variety of activities for ages 6 to 10.

Dunkirk Public Library presents: After school family storytime and craft, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 536 Central Ave. For details, call 366-2511.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Omnipresent Puppet Theater performance of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, 4:30 p.m., 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Registration needed, call 934-3468.

Collins Public Library presents: Gaming Unplugged, 5:30 p.m., 2341 Main St. Ages 4 to 12. Play a new board game each month. Fun for all ages.

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 necessary.

Barker Library presents: Resolution Reboot – Create a Vision Board, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., 7 Day St., Fredonia. Learn more about what a Vision Board is and how to achieve personal goals. Library staff will provide all the tools needed to make an individual, unique creation. Register in person, by phone at 672-8051 or email to barker@netsync.net. Limited space. For adults only,