Community Notebook

Small Business Saturday event today

Dunkirk will hold its 2017 Small Business Saturday Celebration today from noon to 5 p.m. at the former JCPenney space in the D&F Plaza. The city is calling all to come and shop small.

Come early for complimentary coffee, doughnuts and hot chocolate. Shop gifts from 10 local vendor pop-ups and learn about local businesses’ special promotions. Enter a free raffle to win a local business gift basket and enjoy kids activities including a holiday coloring contest and a surprise visit from Santa. Then take a shopping break and enjoy some eats from the Siri Thai Cuisine food truck.

At 5 p.m., head over to city hall for the annual tree lighting ceremony and a visit from Santa.

Town of Persia Comprehensive Plan meeting to be held Dec. 7

The Town of Persia will be having a Comprehensive Plan meeting on Dec. 7 at 10 a.m. at the Town Hall, 8 W. Main St., Gowanda.

Dash for Cash tickets available

The Boys & Girls Club of Northern Chautauqua County’s holiday Dash for Cash is under way. A limited number of tickets will be sold with the top prize being $2,500. In addition, there will be two $500 winners, two $250 winners and one bonus prize to someone in attendance at the drawing at the Clarion Hotel at 6 p.m. Dec. 14.

To purchase a $50 ticket, please call Margie Dye at 785-1053.

IDA meeting set for Nov. 28

A board meeting of the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency Board of Directors will be held at Classic Brass, 2051 Stoneman Circle, Lakewood, on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 10 a.m., in the Board Room – Second floor.

Fredonia School Board to meet

The Fredonia Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 6 p.m. in the High School Library. The public is welcome to attend.