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MONDAY, AUG. 8

The Chautauqua Center and The Waterfront Foundation backpack and school supplies giveway for first 300 children

The Salvation Army, 704 Central Ave., Dunkirk, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also healthy food, prizes, health screenings, face painting, bounce house, children’s games. To receive a backpack, students must have a family member or caregiver over the age of 18 present. A similar event takes place in Jamestown at Jackson-Taylor Park on Washington St. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

United Seniors luncheon meeting

Kosciuszko Club, 252 Nevins St., Dunkirk, noon. Send $12 per dinner to Evonne Hennebery, P.O. Box 706, Dunkirk, N.Y. 14048

TUESDAY, AUG. 9

Peaceful Soul Farmers’ Market

Village of Angola, Center Street between N. Main and First Street, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. New location. Fresh produce.

St. Joseph’s bingo

Bingo will take place at St. Joseph’s parish, 145 E. Main St., Fredonia. Doors open at 5 p.m.; bingo begins at 7. Masks should be worn by those not vaccinated and social distancing will be observed.

Silver Creek concert series and car cruise night

Village Ballpark, 6 to 9 p.m. Music by 2nd St. Sunset. Food vendors. Bring seating, coolers.

Fredonia Cannabis Advisory Team meeting

Second floor Village Hall, Fredonia, 6 p.m. Public is welcome to attend.

Cherry Creek Summer Gazebo community picnic and Concert Series

Cherry Creek Main Street Ball Park Gazebo. Picnic at 6 p.m. Bring a dish to pass and personal table service. Music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.: Nip ‘N Tuck (contemporary and traditional country music). Bring lawn chairs.

WEDNESDAY,

AUG. 10

TOPS NY No. 890

meeting

First United Presbyterian Church, 35 Park Place, Silver Creek. Weigh-ins begin at 8:45 a.m., meeting starts at 9:35 a.m. All are welcome. Use the Main Street entrance. For details, call 716 951-8197.

Dunkirk Farmers’ Market

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Fresh produce available for purchase from staple local farm vendors as well as some new vendors. SNAP and Double Up programs are in place. Sponsored by RefreWhirlysco.

Westfield Alzheimer’s Respite group meeting

First United Methodist Church, 101 E. Main St., Westfield, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Trained volunteers care for loved ones, offering light exercises, puzzles, crafts, music in a safe environment with a 1 to 1 ratio.

Community Blood Bank drive

Chautauqua County building, 3 N. Main St., Mayville, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lakeshore Humane Society Wednesday open adoption hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk, will hold open adoption hours from 6 to 8 p.m. The public is welcome to see the dogs and cats in need of loving homes. Tours of the facility will not be given. Individual appointments are available throughout the week by leaving a message at 716 672-1991; press “1” for dogs or “2” for cats. One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet. The Cat’s Meow Boutique will be open for purchases by the public. For details, call 716 672-1991.

Movies at the Reg – “Gabby Giffords Won’t Back Down”

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown. The life of the former Arizona congressman who survived an assassination attempt and is a dedicated gun violence prevention activist. $7 per admission and $1 theater restoration fee per patron.Mask use indoors is recommended. Doors open at 6 p.m., movie begins at 7.

Village of Fredonia Summer Concert Series

Barker Common Gazebo, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. “Autumn Wood” – welcome to the 80’s.

Ahira Hall Library presents: Family Storytime

37 W. Main St., Brocton, 6:30 p.m. “Creative Collages.”

Angola Summer Lawn Chair Concert Series

Centennial Park, Angola, 7 to 9 p.m. “5’s Are Wild” – a Buffalo-based classic rock party band – classic rock, party rock and today’s hits.

Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival

Jamestown. For details and tickets, see whrlybirdfest.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 11

Forestville Farmers’ Market

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meat products, baked goods and other local fruits, vegetables and maple products for sale.

Darwin R. Barker Library program – Niagara Aquarium presents: “Turtle Trek”

7 Day St., Fredonia, 10:30 a.m. OR 11 a.m. Family event. Reservations required. Call 716 672-8051.

Mayville Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market

11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Village Park at the traffic light. Lunchtime music from noon to 1 p.m., food trucks, weekly events.

Fredonia Reads

Barker Common, noon to 2 p.m. Fredonia residents are encouraged to come out to the park with a blanket or a lawn chair and a book.

Community Blood Bank drive

Rand Machine Products, 2072 Allen St. Ext., Falconer, 1 to 5 p.m.

Dunkirk Elks bingo

Dunkirk Elks Lodge bingo will be held at 428 Central Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission sales begin at 6 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Social distancing will be followed. Masks must be worn by those who are not fully vaccinated.

Dunkirk Music on the Pier Summer Concert Series

Dunkirk Pier. Opening band at 5:25 p.m.: The Untouchables. Headliner at 6:45 p.m.: The Chicago Authority.

Cruise Night at Denny’s

Route 60, Fredonia, 6 to 9 p.m.

Brocton Music in the Park

Ryckman Park, 6:30 p.m. Tonight, Pat Cook’s Women of Country.

Mayville Summer Concert Series

Lakeside Park, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Live music with Midnight Growlers. Food trucks, 50/50 raffle, children’s area. Bring seating.

Cattaraugus County Museum presents: Summer at the Stone House – “Outlaws and Rebels”

9824 Route 16, Machias, 7 p.m. Presenter: Rochester-based musician Allen Hopkins. Takes place under a tent on the museum grounds. Bring seating to this free event.

Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival

Jamestown. For details and tickets, see whrlybirdfest.com

Dunkirk Movies in the Park

Dusk. See the Dunkirk Festivals Facebook page for movie titles and locations.

FRIDAY, AUG. 12

Darwin R. Barker Library program – Audubon Nature Center presents: “Water Animals”

7 Day St., Fredonia, 10:30 a.m. Family event. Reservations required. Call 716 672-8051.

St. John’s United Church of Christ hot dog sale

733 Central Ave., Dunkirk, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather permitting. Hot dogs, chips and beverage for $3; chili dog, chips and beverage for $4.

Community Blood Bank drive

Westfield Memorial Hospital, 189 E. Main St., Westfield, noon to 4 p.m.

Music on the Dunkirk Boardwalk

4 to 7 p.m. Performers: Cosmic Cowboys.

St. Paul Lutheran Church Weidner’s chicken barbecue

334 Temple St., Fredonia, 4 to 7 p.m. or until sold out. Drive-through only. Includes half chicken, homemade potato salad, ear of corn, and a cookie. Tickets $14. Pre-sale recommended.

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts presents: Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra – Aretha: A Tribute

116 E. Third St., Jamestown, 8 p.m. Doors open at 7. Tickets: $20, $30, $40 plus fees.Conductor Stuart Chafetz, features all-star singer and Broadway favorite Capathia Jenkins and three-time Grammy nominee Darryl Williams.

Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival

Jamestown. For details and tickets, see whrlybirdfest.com

Downtown Jamestown Cruise-in

Automobiles will be parked along Third Street in Downtown Jamestown between Washington and Spring streets and spanning the side streets between Second and Fourth. Cool and classic vehicles, live music from In Crowd from 5 to 8 p.m., food from local restaurants and from the Babe Ruth Series vendor tent. Participating drivers pay $10 per car.

Ahira Hall Library presents: Outdoor Movie Night

37 W. Main St., Brocton, the Commons in back of the library, dusk. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Viewers’ Choice.

SATURDAY, AUG. 13

Gowanda Historic Hollywood Theater presents: Gabrielle McCormack

Main Street. Details TBA.

Grape Discovery Center Fundraiser Grape Belt Open golf tournament

Pinehurst Golf Club, 7428 E. Route 20,Westfield from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Four-person scramble. Includes refreshments, dinner and awards. Call Lisa at 716 969-4859.

Fredonia Farmers Market

The Fredonia Farmers’ Market is held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday mid-May through October on Church Street, downtown Fredonia. It features a variety of vendors, with special events TBA. A number of vendors accept EBT, NYS Farmers Market Nutrition checks and WIC vegetables and fruits checks.

Dunkirk Flea Market

Route 5 and Washington Street parking lot, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organizer: Brian Meyer.

Westfield Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market

Moore Park, center of Westfield, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Locally grown produce, meats, baked goods, food products, craft items and more. Prepared foods suitable for breakfast and lunch and hot and cold beverages are also available. The Westfield Flea, an antiques and vintage market, is on the other side of the park.

Southern Tier Triathlon Club Kids Triathlon

10 a.m. Wilson Endurance Sports. Call 716 353-1288 to register.

Sheridan Historical Society open house and bake sale

Historical Society, Route 20 and Center Road, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All are invited. For details, call 716 673-1822.

Audubon Community Nature Center Little Explorers: “Nature Detectives?,” program for children 3 to 8 with an adult

1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown from 10 to 11:30 a.m. $8 adults, $6 Nature Center members and children 3 to 8. Paid reservations required by May 12. See auduboncnc.org. Limited enrollment.

Lakeshore Humane Society Saturday open adoption hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk, will hold open adoption hours from noon to 3 p.m. The public is welcome to see the dogs and cats in need of loving homes. Tours of the facility will not be given. Individual appointments are available throughout the week by leaving a message at 716 672-1991; press “1” for dogs or “2” for cats. One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet. The Cat’s Meow Boutique will be open for purchases by the public. For details, call 716 672-1991.

Stage on Screen Series: “Henry V”

1891 Fredonia Opera House, 1 p.m. general admission $15, $10 students. Captured live from London’s Donmar Warehouse Theatre. Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) plays the title role in Shakespeare’s thrilling study of nationalism, war and the psychology of power.

Cherry Creek United Methodist Church take-out dinner

6813 Main St., Cherry Creek, 2 to 6 p.m. Drive-through only. Free will donation, meal includes ham, beans, macaroni and potato salad, roll and cookies. Pre-order at 338-8429 or order in person at the event.

Trinity United Church of Christ free community meal

The Trinity United Church, located at Erie Avenue and Park Street, Gowanda, will host a take-out only free community meal at the Park Street entrance from 4 to 6 p.m. The menu is sloppy Joe, salt potatoes, fruit cup and cookies. Free will donations are appreciated but not necessary. Drive East Main to Railroad Avenue and then down Park Street, following the signs, or walk up.

Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival

Jamestown. For details and tickets, see whrlybirdfest.com

Busti Gazebo Concert

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair.

Carson Tonight: Johnny’s Comedy and Variety Acts Live!

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown, 7 p.m. Hosted by Seinfeld writer Pat Hazell. Featuring live: magician Lance Burton, comedian Cathy Ladman, ventriloquist Jay Johnson, wildlife expert Joan Embery, champion storyteller Don Reed , The Passing Zone juggling team, Jon Wee and Owen Morse, Mighty Carson Art Player Teresa Ganzel, Carson Entertainment Group president Jeff Sotzing. Tickets at ComedyCenter.org – $17 to $55.

SUNDAY, AUG. 14

Blessed Mary Angela Polka Fest

Outdoor Mass at the St. Hedwig’s grounds, Dunkirk, featuring Blessed Mary Angela Choir at noon, Weidner’s chicken barbecue noon until sold out (barbecue tickets available at Big Rick’s and Marlene’s); fun, games, pierogies, Polish sausage, sandwiches, hot dogs, hamburgers, beverages. Introducing from Canada: John Gora and Gorale Polka Band 1 to 5 p.m.

Dunkirk Camp & Conference Center 100th anniversary community picnic

3602 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk, noon. Free cake, tours, activities, swimming, bounce house, food and raffles. No admission fee, but prices may vary for food and activities. Awards ceremony, time capsule and dedication event. Bring a lawn chair.

Cassadaga Farmers’ Market

Ames Common, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Fresh produce, meats, baked goods, crafts and more.

Audubon Sunday Storytime

Children ages 2 to 8 and their caregivers are invited to a free nature-based storytime at the Audubon Community Nature Center, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Sunday admission is also free. Come for storytime and stay to explore the indoor Nature Play Area, live animals and exhibits. Participation is limited to 15. Reservations by the previous day are suggested. Call 716 569-2345.

Valley Historical Society open house

Main and Lester streets, Sinclairville, open 2 to 5 p.m. No charge for admission.

MONDAY, AUG. 15

Gowanda Historic Hollywood Theater golf tournament

Gowanda Country Club, 2623 Brown St., Collins. Registration $100. Shotgun start at 11 a.m. Call 716 432-6724 to register.

HOPE (Healing Our Pain with Empathy) support group meeting

General Physicians, PC Dunkirk Office, 3898 Vineyard Drive, Dunkirk, 6 to 8 p.m. All parents who have experienced the death of a child are invited to this free grief support group in conjunction with General Physicians, P.C. and Chautauqua Hospice & Palliative Care. For details, call 716 338-0033 ext. 212.

Ahira Hall Library presents: Libro-Wyrms Book Club for Teens and Adults

37 W. Main St., Brocton, 6:30 p.m. “The House in the Cerulean Sea “ by TJ Klune.

Rosary in honor of the Blessed Mother

St. Columban’s on the Lake, 2546 E. Lake Road, Silver Creek, outdoor garden, 7 p.m. Bring lawn chairs. For details, call Jackie at 716 672-9612.

TUESDAY, AUG. 16

Life Line Screening event

Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Post 62, 211 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Pre-registration is required. Call (888) 763-4154 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com. A five- screening package for $159 includes Carotid Artery Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Artery Disease, Osteoporosis risk. Consultants will create an individualized package based on a person’s age and risk factors.

Peaceful Soul Farmers’ Market

Village of Angola, Center Street between N. Main and First Street, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. New location. Fresh produce.

St. Joseph’s bingo

Bingo will take place at St. Joseph’s parish, 145 E. Main St., Fredonia. Doors open at 5 p.m.; bingo begins at 7. Masks should be worn by those not vaccinated and social distancing will be observed.

Villenova Burial Association meeting

Villenova Town Hall, 1094 Butcher Road, South Dayton, 6:30 p.m. All association members (those who own a lot or are an heir to someone already buried in the Villenova Cemetery) are asked to attend.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17

TOPS NY No. 890 meeting

First United Presbyterian Church, 35 Park Place, Silver Creek. Weigh-ins begin at 8:45 a.m., meeting starts at 9:35 a.m. All are welcome. Use the Main Street entrance. For details, call 716 951-8197.

Dunkirk Farmers’ Market

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Fresh produce available for purchase from staple local farm vendors as well as some new vendors. SNAP and Double Up programs are in place. Sponsored by Refresco.

Chautauqua County Master Gardeners program:

JCC-Community Gardens, by the JCC Physical Education Complex, right behind the tennis courts. Park on Curtis Street. 6 p.m. Public is welcome.

Lakeshore Humane Society Wednesday open adoption hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk, will hold open adoption hours from 6 to 8 p.m. The public is welcome to see the dogs and cats in need of loving homes. Tours of the facility will not be given. Individual appointments are available throughout the week by leaving a message at 716 672-1991; press “1” for dogs or “2” for cats. One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet. The Cat’s Meow Boutique will be open for purchases by the public. For details, call 716 672-1991.

Music at the Point Sunset Concert Series

Point Gratiot Park, 6 to 8 p.m. Performers: Ion Sky Unplugged.

Movies at the Reg – “Eiffel”

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown. The story of the Statue of Liberty collaborator and designer of the Eiffel Tower is told in French with English subtitles. $7 per admission and $1 theater restoration fee per patron. Mask use indoors is recommended. Doors open at 6 p.m., movie begins at 7.

Chautauqua County Genealogical Society meeting

Cassadaga American Legion, 228 Maple Ave., 6:30 p.m. New members and guests welcome.

24th Anniversary of the Shrine to the Unborn

St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, Route 60 – Bennett Road, Dunkirk, 6:30 p.m. In case of rain, the celebration will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1032 Central Ave., Dunkirk.

Angola Summer Lawn Chair Concert Series

Centennial Park, Angola, 7 to 9 p.m. “Peter Ciraolo” – All-Star Big Band with a vocalist playing charts from the 40’s to the 20’s.

Erie Philharmonic Summer Concert Series

Gibson Park, North East, 7 p.m.

THURSDAY, AUG. 18

Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

Peek’n Peak, Clymer. Register at www.chautauquachamber.org

Forestville Farmers’ Market

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meat products, baked goods and other local fruits, vegetables and maple products for sale.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Preschool story time with Miss Jill

For ages 2 to 5, 43 Main St., Silver Creek at 10:30 a.m. Reading, singing, Rhymes and fun crafts offered. Limit of 10 children, preregistration requested. Call 716 934-3468.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: School age story time with Miss Amy

For ages 6 to 12, 43 Main St., Silver Creek at 10:30 a.m. Stories, crafts, games and other activities are offered. Limit of 10 children, preregistration requested. Call 716 934-3468.

Mayville Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market

11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Village Park at the traffic light. Lunchtime music from noon to 1 p.m., food trucks, weekly events.

Sinclairville Free Library presents: Musical jam session with Bill Frost

15 Main St., 3 to 5 p.m. Those attending can sing or bring instruments to make music. Audience members also welcome. Free, open to all ages. Call 716 962-5885 for details.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: Basics of 3D printing

43 Main St., Silver Creek, 5 p.m. Will cover what a 3D printer is and what kind of objects it can print. Pre-registration encouraged. Call 716 934-3468.

Dunkirk Elks bingo

Dunkirk Elks Lodge bingo will be held at 428 Central Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission sales begin at 6 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Social distancing will be followed. Masks must be worn by those who are not fully vaccinated.

Dunkirk Music on the Pier Summer Concert Series

Dunkirk Pier. Opening band at 5:25 p.m.: Bucked Up. Headliner at 6:45 p.m.: Two For Flinching.

Rosary for Peace in the World

This recurring Rosary takes place on the third Thursday of each month from 5:30 to 6 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, 328 Washington Ave., Dunkirk.

Cruise Night at Denny’s

Route 60, Fredonia, 6 to 9 p.m.

Mayville Summer Concert Series

Lakeside Park, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Live music with Some Kinda Trouble. Food trucks, 50/50 raffle, children’s area. Bring seating.

League of Women Voters of Chautauqua County Meet Candidates for Congress Night

BOVES LoGuidice Educational Center, 9520 Fredonia-Stockton Road, Fredonia. Questions accepted from the live audience and by phone during the forum by calling 716 679-5227, or can be submitted prior to the forum at that number until Tuesday Aug. 16 at midnight. Present will be Republican Joe Sempolinski and Democrat Max Della Pia, vying for the state’s 23rd Congressional District.

Chautauqua County History Lecture Series presents: ” The Spirit Rooms of Lily Dale”

1891 Fredonia Opera House, 7 p.m. This 30-minute film will be screened following a talk-back with members of the film’s production team and representatives of the Lily Dale Women’s Committee. Free admission.

FRIDAY, AUG. 19

Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Association annual show

4578 Cemetery Road off of Route 380, Stockton, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily demonstrations, flea market, auction, tractor pulls, parades, games. Features Oliver/Hart-Parr and Fractional HP Engines (under 1 HP). Free parking, $5 admission for adults. Children under 14 and current members free, Today, seniors admitted for $3.

St. John’s United Church of Christ hot dog sale

733 Central Ave., Dunkirk, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather permitting. Hot dogs, chips and beverage for $3; chili dog, chips and beverage for $4.

Lakeshore Humane Society Annual Giant Yard Sale early bird shopping

Chautauqua County Fairgrounds, Floral Hall, 1089 Central Ave., Dunkirk, noon to 8 p.m. Yard sale, bake sale, basket drawings, drawing for a special tandem bicycle package. Hot dogs and drinks sold from noon to 3 p.m.

Music on the Dunkirk Boardwalk

4 to 7 p.m. Performers: Slim & Red.

Community picnic at Cassadaga Beach

5:30 p.m. Music, kids’ activities, etc. Bring a dish to share.

Movies at the Reg – “Top Gun: Maverick”

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown. Set 30 years after the original, one of the Navy’s top aviators, Maverick (Tom Cruise) encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller, the son of his late friend “Goose.” $6 per admission and $1 theater restoration fee per patron. Doors open at 6 p.m., movie begins at 7.

Dunkirk Movies in the Park

Dusk. See the Dunkirk Festivals Facebook page for movie titles and locations.

SATURDAY, AUG. 20

Chautauqua Grand Fondo

50 W. Lake Road, Mayville. 25 social ride, 40 mile fitness ride, 60 mile challenge ride. Pre-registration required. See chqgf.com. Check-in at 6:30 a.m., rides begin at 8. After party at Lakeside Memorial Park. Proceeds benefit Chautauqua Region Music Alliance; The Creche, Inc.; the Historic Bemus-Point Stow – Ferry; Mayville Library.

Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Association annual show

4578 Cemetery Road off of Route 380, Stockton, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., daily demonstrations, tractor pulls, parades, games. Features Oliver/Hart-Parr and Fractional HP Engines (under 1 HP). Free parking, $5 admission for adults. Children under 14 and current members free,

Dunkirk Beach Bash

Wright Park, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Slo-pitch softball, volleyball and ickleball tournaments, sand-castle building competition, water balloon toss. Music: Kokomo Time Band 3:30 to 6 p.m., Runaway Train, 6:15 to 9 p.m. Outdoor movie at dusk.

Lakeshore Humane Society Annual Giant Yard Sale

Chautauqua County Fairgrounds, Floral Hall, 1089 Central Ave., Dunkirk, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Yard sale, bake sale, basket drawings, drawing for a special tandem bicycle package. Hot dogs and drinks sold from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fredonia Farmers Market

The Fredonia Farmers’ Market is held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday mid-May through October on Church Street, downtown Fredonia. It features a variety of vendors, with special events TBA. A number of vendors accept EBT, NYS Farmers Market Nutrition checks and WIC vegetables and fruits checks.

Dunkirk Flea Market

Route 5 and Washington Street parking lot, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organizer: Brian Meyer.

Westfield Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market

Moore Park, center of Westfield, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Locally grown produce, meats, baked goods, food products, craft items and more. Prepared foods suitable for breakfast and lunch and hot and cold beverages are also available. The Westfield Flea, an antiques and vintage market, is on the other side of the park.

Roger Tory Peterson’s Birthday Bash

311 Curtis St., Jamestown, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Museum opens at 10, food and drink begin at noon, The folk-rock group The Probables performs from 1 to 4 p.m. $20 per person. Also includes guided nature hikes and gallery tours in the morning, 20% discount on all gift shop purchases, free cupcake. Beer and soft drinks can be purchased, as well as food from the Basil and Bones food truck.

Fredonia Food Pantry

The Fredonia Food Pantry, Fredonia Presbyterian Church, 219 Central Ave., will be open from 10 a.m, to noon. The pantry serves the needs of Fredonia area code 14063, Pomfret, Sheridan and Laona. All guests receive one or more bags of non-perishable food. Number of bags given out depends on family size.

Anderson-Lee Library presents: LEGO club

43 Main St., Silver Creek, 11 a.m. Ages 5 to 12. Build the challenge of the day, pick a challenge card, or free build. Limit 10 children. Pre-registration required. Call 716 934-3468.

Fredonia Reads

Barker Common, noon to 2 p.m. Fredonia residents are encouraged to come out to the park with a blanket or a lawn chair and a book.

CIAO annual picnic

Russell Joy Park. Fredonia, Howard Street, lower pavilion, noon. $18 non-members, $10 members. Dues collected, anyone is welcome to join. Dinner by The Catering Company. Menu: Sausage and peppers, beef on weck, asiago mac and cheese, penne with sauce, Caser salad. Paper plates, silverware, coffee and water provided. Members are requested to bring a dessert to share. Reservations with payment must be received by Aug. 12. Mail payments to CIAO c/o Sam Crisanti, 122376 Hanover Road, Silver Creek, NY 14136. Basket raffles, 50-50 tickets, available for purchase. Opportunities to play BOCCE or cards.

Lakeshore Humane Society Saturday open adoption hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society, 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk, will hold open adoption hours from noon to 3 p.m. The public is welcome to see the dogs and cats in need of loving homes. Tours of the facility will not be given. Individual appointments are available throughout the week by leaving a message at 716 672-1991; press “1” for dogs or “2” for cats. One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet. The Cat’s Meow Boutique will be open for purchases by the public. For details, call 716 672-1991.

Cherry Creek VFW Auxiliary annual pig roast dinner

VFW, Route 83, Cherry Creek. Food starts at 2 p.m. $14 pre-sale, $16 event day. Live music at 6 p.m. by “The Midnight Growlers.” Celebrate the VFW Auxiliary’s 50 years of service. The event is open to all.

Busti Gazebo Concert

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair.

SUNDAY, AUG. 21

Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Association annual show

4578 Cemetery Road off of Route 380, Stockton, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., daily demonstrations, tractor pulls, parades, games. Features Oliver/Hart-Parr and Fractional HP Engines (under 1 HP). Free parking, $5 admission for adults. Children under 14 and current members free,

Cassadaga Beach program ends

Lakeshore Humane Society Annual Giant Yard Sale

Chautauqua County Fairgrounds, Floral Hall, 1089 Central Ave., Dunkirk, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Yard sale, bake sale, basket drawings, drawing for a special tandem bicycle package. Hot dogs and drinks sold from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cassadaga Farmers’ Market

Ames Common, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Fresh produce, meats, baked goods, crafts and more.

Audubon Sunday Storytime

Children ages 2 to 8 and their caregivers are invited to a free nature-based storytime at the Audubon Community Nature Center, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Sunday admission is also free. Come for storytime and stay to explore the indoor Nature Play Area, live animals and exhibits. Participation is limited to 15. Reservations by the previous day are suggested. Call 716 569-2345.

Valley Historical Society open house

Main and Lester streets, Sinclairville, open 2 to 5 p.m. No charge for admission.

Cassadaga Concert on the Beach

Floating stage, 5 to 7 p.m. Dave Golando Big Band (16 piece swing and jazz).

National Walleye Tour community meet and greet

Clarion Hotel Field, Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk, 5 to 7 p.m.

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