Community notebook — Aug. 31

Annual Priest Appreciation

Dinner slated

The 19th Annual Priest Appreciation Dinner will be held on Sunday, Sept. 17 at Holy Trinity Church, Msgr. Bernardo Hall, 1032 Central Ave., Dunkirk, with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 4 p.m. and dinner at 5 p.m. This annual event honors priests, deacons, religious sisters and seminarians for their service to the Church and the community.

For tickets and further information, contact Louis Sinare at 673-1068 or 532-4806. Tickets are $15 per person and must be purchased by Sept. 5.

Hanover schedules special meeting

The Hanover Town Board called a special meeting for today to be held at 2 p.m. at the Hanover town hall for the following: Approve amendments to collective bargaining agreement with Teamsters Local 264.

Festival of Grapes cancels two



SILVER CREEK — The Festival of Grapes has officially canceled the pentathlon luncheon as well as the pageant luncheon. The festival was originally planning on honoring past pentathlon and pageant winners with a ceremonial luncheon, but due to lack of response, both luncheons have been canceled.

AARP Driver Safety Classes have been scheduled

Shirley Erbsmehl, instructor, has scheduled the following AARP Driver Safety Classes:

Monday, Sept. 18 and Tuesday, Sept. 19 from 2 to 5 p.m. both days at Fredonia Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main St.

Monday, Oct. 16 and Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 2 to 5 p.m. both days at Fredonia Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main St.

Monday, Nov. 20 and Tuesday, Nov. 21 from 2 to 5 p.m. both days at Fredonia Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main St.

Attendance is required both days. The cost is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members, payable only by check or money order made out to AARP. Anyone 18 and older with a valid NYS license may enroll. Attendance both days will result in a discount on auto insurance or point reduction. The AARP certificate is valid for three years. To register, call Shirley at 679-4530. Seating is limited so call promptly to reserve a place.

Free Community Yard Sale Saturday

Community yard sale this weekend

There will be a free community yard sale this Saturday at Cross Roads Farm & Craft Market, 6017 Sherman-Westfield Road in Westfield. Any yard sale or flea market items are permitted to set up for free in the parking lot or pavilion from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.