FRIDAY, MARCH 13
Sheridan Happy Seniors meeting, noon, Silver Creek Senior Center, Route 5, Silver Creek.
Stand for Peace vigil, 4 to 5 p.m., Millard Fillmore Drive and Central Avenue, Dunkirk. Public welcome. Signs available, people encouraged to make their own signs as well.
Girl Scout Troop 20158 cookie sale, 5 to 8 p.m., Clarion Hotel, 30 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk.
Clean, Sober Saved addiction education and support group, 6 p.m., Master’s Plan Cafe, 9586 Railroad Ave., Dayton. Snacks provided. Bible-based, taught in videotape sessions by Tracy Strawberry.
Clean, Sober, Saved family and friends support group, 6 p.m., Master’s Plan Cafe, 9586 Railroad Ave., Dayton. Snacks provided. Hope for a powerful life free from co-dependency.
St. John the Baptist (Episcopal) Church Stations of the Cross, 6 p.m., corner of W. Fourth, Lark streets, Dunkirk.
B-side Uke Jam, 6 p.m., East Main Cafe, 183 E. Main St., Fredonia. Intended for ukulele enthusiasts who are a step beyond beginners. Participants should be familiar with basic chords (C, F, Am, G, Em, D, Dm) and strumming, some picking. Everyone welcome, but moves at a quicker pace than usual jam sessions. For details, email Jill Reese at firstname.lastname@example.org. Free event.
Emily Mae Smith exhibit opening reception, 6 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center, Marion Art Gallery. Artist uses humor, art historical references to comment on current socio-political issues.
SUNY Fredonia Catholic Student Fellowship presents: Living Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m., St. Anthony’s Church, 66 Cushing St., Fredonia. Includes live acting, music, and prayer throughout every part of Jesus’ journey. Free event, donations accepted.
Narcotics Anonymous weekly meeting, “A Message of Hope” group, 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 327 Washington Ave., between Third and Fourth streets, Dunkirk. Open meeting for anyone who wants to not use drugs.
Joshua Kane performs Borders of the Mind – The Psychic Show for the Whole Family, 7:30 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Rockefeller Arts Center, Bartlett Theatre. Interactive performance. General public $20. See Box Office in Williams Center, G-140 for tickets and student/children rates.
The American Legion Post 59 St. Patrick’s Day party, 8 to 11 p.m., Post 59, 156 E Main Street, Fredonia. Music by The Freeze. All members and guests welcome, no charge.
Fredonia Student Keyboard Association presents: “88 Keys of Fury,” 8 p.m., SUNY Fredonia, Mason Hall, Rosch Recital Hall.
Health and wellness
Dunkirk Recreation Department/Youth Bureau Adult Walking Program, 7 to 10 a.m., Chautauqua County Fairgrounds, Recreation Center Building, Waldorf Road, Dunkirk. $1 per session or punch card system available. Mondays through Fridays.
Stretch and tone with exercise, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Donation: $1 per session.
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 welcome.
Overeaters Anonymous weekly meeting, 3:30 p.m., Steger Hi-Rise Apartments library, 15 N. Main St., Dunkirk. This is a 12-step fellowship of men and women recovering from eating disorders. No dues, fees or weigh-ins.
Games and hobbies
Dunkirk Senior Center Pinochle, 1 p.m., 45 Cliffstar Court. Everyone welcome.
Pinochle: Birdie’s Flock, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club , 64 Prospect St.. For details, call Kathy at 410-0111.
Dunkirk Elks bingo, 428 Central Ave. Kitchen open at 5 p.m., game sales at 6, bingo at 7. Progressive $1199. Call 366-1110.
Sinclairville Free Library presents: “Write Circle” Writers’ Group meeting, 9 to 10 a.m., 15 Main St. Writers of all genres and styles welcome. For more information, contact Beth Hadley at the library at 962-5885.
Patterson Library presents: Storytime fun, 9:30 to 11 a.m., 40 S. Portage St., Westfield. Two and up. Share stories, songs, crafts, fun.
Ahira Hall Memorial Library presents: Fantastic Fridays, 2:45 to 4:45 p.m., 37 W. Main St., Brocton. Sixth grade and up. Arts & crafts, volunteer opportunities – MakerSpace activities – homework help – games.