Saturday, March 2
Fredonia Grange Fitness Classes, 9 a.m., Fredonia Grange No. 1, 58 W. Main St. One-hour class includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training, and low- impact aerobics. Call 672-2209.
Gifts of Love, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Fredonia. Held first Saturday of every month. Free clothing: maternity, baby, toddler, up to size 8.
Mid-Winter Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Anderson-Lee Library, 43 Main St., Silver Creek. Paperbacks are 50 cents; hardcovers are $1; others priced as marked. Proceeds will go toward enhancing the library's collections.
Fredonia Winter Farmers' Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Masonic Forest Lodge, Route 20. For more information, call Melinda McGuinn at 673-9356.
Children's Concert Series: Clarinet Duo, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., Barker Library, 7 Day St., Fredonia. Concert designed to introduce very young audiences to musical instruments. Call 673-4628 for more information. Concert is free.
Fundraiser for Susan Mackay and Phyllis Jones, 2 to 4 p.m., Buster Bean Company. Held by the Fredonia-Pomfret Democrats Association. Food and beverages available.The association will accept donations. Mail to: P.O. Box 185 Fredonia, NY 14063.
String Experience Faculty Gala Concert, 4 p.m., Juliet J. Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia campus. Free admission.
'Much More Chill' Performance, 7 p.m., Diers Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia campus. Fredonia's premiere all-male a capella student group takes the stage with a special out-of-town guest. Free admission.
Wind Ensemble, 8 p.m., King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia campus. Paula Holcomb, director. Join the Wind Ensemble as they perform pivotal works from the Wind Ensemble repertoire. "Lincolnshire Posy" by Percy Grainger has been noted as critical in changing writing for winds as was "and the mountains rising nowhere" by Joseph Schwantner. The ensemble will conclude the evening with an extraordinary new work by Stanislaw Skrowaczewski's "Music for Winds," and "Down a Country Lane" by Copland. Free admission.
Sunday, March 3
Pancake Brunch, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Villenova Grange, Balcoms Corners, South Dayton. Proceeds benefit the food pantry. Diners can donate nonperishable food items or cash to receive meal at half price. Regular prices are $7 and $6. For more information call 988-3819 or 965-4292.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Elks Club BPOE 922, Banquet Hall, 428 Central Ave., Dunkirk.
Chiavetta's Chicken Dinner Fundraiser, noon to 5 p.m., First Ward Falcon Club, Dunkirk. Relay For Life Team "Lucky 777" will host a chicken dinner to raise funds for the Relay For Life of the American Cancer Society. Tickets are $8.50. Presale tickets are available by calling 366-7292. Eat-in, take-out and drive-thru available. There will also be a silent auction.
Bailey Family Benefit, 2 p.m., St. Stephen Hotel, Brocton. This event includes a $10 spaghetti dinner, raffles, live entertainment and karaoke. Tickets are available at the St. Stephen Hotel. Proceeds benefit the Bailey family, who lost their house and possessions in a house fire on Dec. 20, 2012. For more information, contact Andrea Kaus at 785-3603.
Bingo, 5:15 p.m., Blessed Mary Angela Social Center, 324 Townsend St., Dunkirk. Doors open at 5:15 p.m.; play begins at 6:45. Paying up to $1,199 in 26 games on paper, including four specials: Red, White, Blue, and Pot of Gold. Wheelchair accessible. For more information, call Sunday afternoon, 366-4480.
Taize Prayer Service, 6:30 p.m., 328 Washington Ave., Dunkirk. Meditative mixture of song, Scripture and silence. All are invited to this interdenominational service. Each Sunday during Lent.
Monday, March 4
Exercise with Tiffany, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Cost is $1 per session.
Fitness Classes with Carol, 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Fredonia Grange, 58 W. Main St. Includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training and low-impact aerobics. Call 672-2209.
Grape Belt Seniors Aerobics and Weights with Catherine, 9 a.m., Masonic Lodge, East Main Street, Fredonia. Coffee and conversation follows at 10 a.m. New members are always welcome.
Dunkirk Senior Center Pinochle, 1 p.m., 45 Cliffstar Court. Everyone welcome.
Line Dance Lessons, 6 p.m., Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Post 62, 211 Central Ave. Beginners: 6 to 7 p.m., Advanced Beginners: 7 to 8 p.m., Intermediate: 8 to 9 p.m. Call Connie Glasier for additional information at 673-1438.
First Photography Club Meeting, 6:15 p.m., Anderson-Lee Library, Main St., Silver Creek. This is the first meeting of the club, organized by Niles Dening. Topics of discussion include the club's focus, club name, format and frequency of meetings. The club is open to anyone with an interest in photography, but members should own digital cameras. For more information, call 934-3468.
Evening Lap Swim, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School pool. Held every Tuesday and Thursday evening through March 21. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire season. For more information, contact Pool Director Clinton Lewis at email@example.com or 366-9300 ext. 1003 and leave a message.
Dunkirk Hose Co. 1 Monthly Meeting, 7 p.m., 111 Robin St., Dunkirk. Potential volunteers welcome to attend.
Aquasize Class, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School pool. Classes are held every Monday and Wednesday through March 20. Cost is $4 per class or $50 for the entire season. For more information, contact Pool Director Clinton Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 366-9300 ext. 1003 and leave a message.
Faculty Recital, 8 p.m., Juliet J. Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia campus. David Colwell, violin and Dmitri Novgorodsky, piano. Free admission.