Community Notebook

Westfield water main flushing set

Water main flushing will begin in the Village of Westfield today at 7 a.m. and will flush until 3:30 p.m. weekdays, until Friday, April 7 or until the flushing is finished.

Flushing of Westfield’s water mains will begin on t he West side of the Village and progress to the East side going from the highest point (south) and moving in a northerly direction. Ending with the West Route 5 District.

Flushing will cause roily water. Residents should stock a supply of water for drinking and cooking before flushing begins. Care should be taken not to draw the roily water into hot water tanks, heating systems and especially clothes washers.

Fredonia Pomfret Democrats to meet Tuesday

The monthly meeting of the Fredonia Pomfret Democratic Association will be held on Tuesday, March 14, at 6:30 p.m. at the Barker Library. All are invited to attend.

Kindergarten, Pre-K registration at Forestville

The Forestville Elementary School is currently making plans for next year’s Kindergarten and Pre-kindergarten registrations. Children who will be 5 years old by December 1, 2017 are eligible for Kindergarten. Children who will be 4 years old by December 1, 2017 are eligible for Pre-kindergarten. At this time, any parent who has not yet contacted our district and has a child who falls into either of these categories should call the elementary office at 965-2742. Kindergarten registration packets will be sent out the week of March 13. “Kindergarten Round Up” is scheduled for April 20 at 1 p.m. Pre-K information is forthcoming.

Best of Times seminars continue Tuesday

Lutheran’s award-winning Best of Times Seminars, sponsored by Edgewood Communities, will feature a three-part information series this month called March Medicare Madness. Each part will focus on different aspects of the Medicare program and they will be presented by Janell Sluga, Geriatric Care Manager and Director of Senior Life Matters at Lutheran. Part 2 is being held Tuesday, March 14, and will cover Medicare Supplements and their relationship to original Medicare. To register for one or all of the March Medicare Madness programming, please call 716-720-9122 or visit to register online. All three sessions will be held at the Christ Chapel inside the Lutheran campus at 715 Falconer St. Jamestown. Each session begins at 6:30 pm. The programs are free and open to the public. Light refreshments are provided.

Hultquist Place open House Wednesday

Hultquist Place Assisted Living Program on the Lutheran campus is hosting a free open house on Wednesday, March 15, from 4-6:00 pm. Attendees will receive a personalized tour from staff that will include information regarding the benefits of living at Hultquist Place along with admission requirements. Admission packets will be available. Reservations are appreciated but not required. For more information please call 716-720-9610. Visitors may enter the Lutheran campus via Aldren Avenue off of Falconer Street in Jamestown.