Dinner benefits veteran group
The Rainbow Inn of Dunkirk is sponsoring a spaghetti dinner to benefit the Dunkirk Joint Veterans Council. The dinner is scheduled for Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Rainbow Inn, 182 E. Second St. Cost of dinner $6.50 per person.
Basket raffles and live music will be provided. Come and join the fun and help support our veterans. For additional information call 366-7170
Silver Creek School Board meeting set
for early this morning
The Silver Creek Board of Education will meet at 6:30 a.m. today for a special meeting in the board room. The agenda is posted in the BoardDocs section of the school's website, www.silvercreekschools.org.
Spoke Folk Community Bicycle Project has new and updated website
The Spoke Folk Com-munity Bicycle Project has a new and updated website which can be viewed at www.spokefolk.net. Although still without a permanent home base for some of its programs and services, new initiatives include the Every Kid Deserves a Bike project and the Meals on Two Wheels bicycle delivery program. The new site also includes a brief Spoke Folk history, mission statement and contact information. It will also serve as a way to keep the community in-formed regarding the search for a new home and the eventual return of popular Spoke Folk programs and services such as the Bike Lab, Recycle Dunkirk's Bicycles, Earn a Bike and the Community Pedler.
Relay For Life Yard Sale Friday and Saturday
A Relay For Life Yard Sale will be held Friday and Saturday, sponsored by Team Lucky 777, at 10848 S. Roberts Road in Dunkirk.
There will be a variety of items including furniture, women's plus-size clothing, ladies and men's clothing, toys, bikes, baby items, kitchen items, holiday blow up decorations, lamps, and many more items. Time for this event will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Valley Historical Society meets Tuesday
The Valley Historical Society will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Museum at the corner of Main and Lester streets in Sinclairville.
Mildred Simpson of Westfield will present a program about her great-uncle Myron Turner from Jamestown, who served with the Army of the Potomac during the Civil War. Titled "Remembrances," it is a short history of his days during the Civil War written after he returned home.
Verizon retirees plan
a July 2012 gathering
A summer get-together will be held at the Dunkirk Point Gratiot large pavilion on July 17 at 2 p.m. All Ver-izon/Nynex past and present employees are encouraged to visit with long-time friends and colleagues.
Guests are requested to bring their own drinks and a dish to pass. A lawn chair is optional. Dinnerware will be provided. A $3 donation will cover expenses.
Call 366-7437 (Mary), 672-2689 (Lorraine), 679-4211 (Patty) for more information. Updates may also appear in e-mails and on Facebook.