Community notebook

The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000.

City Speaks to have two council members

City Speaks will have Councilman-at-Large Andy Woloszyn and 1st Ward Councilman Don Williams Jr. as the special guests for the show scheduled to air on Thursday, July 26 at 3 p.m.

The following show to be aired on Thursday, Aug. 2, will feature Special Events Coordinator Hector Rosas and representatives from the Great Lakes Grand Prix Boat Race schedule to take place on our waterfront Aug. 17-19.

To watch City Speaks, a show that provides our residents with insight to the many happenings around the city of Dunkirk, and the administration, go to Spectrum Channel 1301 daily at 3 p.m. , or watch via the internet at you tube any time.

Lakeshore Humane Society holds Pet Adoption Evening

The Lakeshore Humane Society will hold a Pet Adoption Evening at its Adoption Center today from 6 to 8 pm. The center is located at 431 E. Chestnut St., Dunkirk. Come to see the facility, and meet some of the dogs and cats who need caring homes.

If unable to come to an this event, please call 672-1991 to arrange an appointment to see the dogs and cats awaiting adoption. (One must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet.) Also, LHS will hold an Adoption Day on Saturday, Aug. 4 from noon to 4 p.m.

Call 672-1991 or see for more information.

Next Springville Festival planned for today

The Springville Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding a series of summer festivals in Heritage Park the last Wednesday of the month. The next one will take place July 25, with subsequent events Aug. 29 and Sept. 26. Designed for family and children, the activities will include live music, food and vendors. The time frame is 5 to 8 p.m.

Dunkirk High School Class of 1952 plans reunion for today

The Dunkirk High School Class of 1952 will hold a reunion luncheon today at noon at the Clarion Hotel, 30 E. Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk.

All are invited. Guests are welcome. With questions, call 366-1640.

Lakeshore Humane Society seeks donations for Annual Giant Yard Sale

The Lakeshore Humane Society will hold its Annual Giant Yard Sale Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19. Looking ahead to this fund-raiser, individuals may want to consider setting aside usable items they no longer need. The Yard Sale will be held at Floral Hall at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds on Central Avenue in Dunkirk. Drop-off days for donation items will be Tuesday, Aug. 14 through Thursday, Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (No large appliances, metal bed springs, magazines, encyclopedias, clothing (except shoes), or electronics (TV’s, computer monitors, towers and printers). LHS appreciates the community’s support of this annual event. For more information, see or call 672-1991.