Community Notebook

Study abroad

information sessions scheduled at Fredonia

The Office of International Education at the State University of New York at Fredonia will be holding information sessions during late January and early February for its summer and semester study abroad programs.

Students or community members interested in the programs are encouraged to attend: Magical Iceland – Jan. 25 at 5 p.m., in the Major Alice Conference Room in the Science Center (Room 321); Arts of Italy – Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m., in Rockefeller Arts Center Room P75 (Sculpture Classroom); and Monsters of Paris – Thursday, Feb. 1 at 5:30 p.m., in Fenton Hall Room 2157.

CCIDA Board of Directors meeting

The Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA) Board of Directors will hold a special board meeting at the CCIDA, 201 W. Third St., Board Room (second floor), Jamestown, today at 10 a.m.

Fredonia BOE to

meet today

The next regular Fredonia Board of Education meeting will be held today, at 6 p.m. in the High School Library.

Silver Creek Board meets Friday

The Silver Creek Village Board will hold a special meeting Friday, Jan. 26 at 8:30 a.m. in village hall to discuss water and sewer rates.

Portland Town Board sets special meeting

The Portland Supervisor has call a special meeting on Monday, Jan. 29 at 1 p.m. at the town hall to discuss wind towers and the Highway Departments with the Village of Brocton.

Festivals Fredonia to meet Wednesday

Festivals Fredonia, Inc. will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 5:30 p.m. at 33 Church St, Second Floor to discuss the forming of committees; the needs, processes and planning pertaining to the Village Beautification Project, Fredonia History Days and Red, White & Blues. This meeting is open to the public and all are welcomed to volunteer on any or all of the committees for the 2018 events season. If you cannot attend, but wish to be on a committee or get more information on how to volunteer on a committee, contact Larry Fiorella at 785-7123 or via email at