Community news briefs

Lakeshore Humane Society to hold ‘Picture Your Pet With Santa’ fundraiser

The Lakeshore Humane Society’s annual “Picture Your Pet With Santa” fundraiser will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lakeshore Humane Society Adoption Center, 431 E. Chestnut St. in Dunkirk. Pets’, children’s, and/or families’ photos with Santa Claus will be taken by a photographer, and be available for purchase to benefit the Lakeshore Humane Society. The cost is $15 for an emailed digital photo; $5 for each additional pose. Pets must be vaccinated, friendly, and on a leash or in a carrier. Multiple pets and children are welcome. (No exotic animals, please.)

Also, come to shop at the “Cats Meow” boutique and think about gift-giving!

More information can be found at the Lakeshore Humane Society’s Facebook page,, or call 672-1991.

Post 59 Sons meeting today, planning turkey bingo on Thursday

The Sons of American Legion Squad 59 will be holding its monthly meeting today at 7 p.m. at Post 59, 156 E. Main St., Fredonia. Final plans for Thursday’s Turkey Bingo and Saturday’s Kid’s Legion Family Movie Night for members and guests will be reviewed. The Turkey Bingo fundraiser, on Thursday, is from 7 to 9 p.m. at Post 59, 156 E. Main St., Fredonia. Ten rounds of turkey bingo plus a 20 pound turkey with all the fixings raffle. A 50/50 will also be conducted for the DAV. All other proceeds from the evening will assist with Post 59 veteran functions and Boy’s and Girl’s State sponsorships. Members and guests are welcome.

Dayton Volunteer Fire Company Inc. ham and turkey party on Wednesday

DAYTON — The Dayton Volunteer Fire Company Inc. will hold a ham and turkey party on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at the Dayton Volunteer Firemen’s Hall, 9512 Route 62, Dayton at 7 p.m. The event will include door prizes and free refreshments. All are welcome. The public’s support is appreciated.

DFT Retirees Coffee Hour on Thursday

The next get-together of the DFT Retirees Coffee Hour will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. at Demetri’s On the Lake Restaurant, 6 Lake Shore Drive W. in Dunkirk. Note this month’s location change. All retirees are encouraged to attend. The group meets the third Thursday of every month.

Hanover Memorial American Legion Post 148 spaghetti dinner set for Saturday

SILVER CREEK — Hanover Memorial American Legion Post 148 will hold a spaghetti dinner from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Silver Creek VFW, 13 N. Main St. The cost is $9 per dinner. There will also be a basket raffle and a 50/50 money drawing. All dinners will be served with salad, bread and butter and dessert.