Community Notebook

Leaf pick-up concludes in village

The village of Fredonia is now conducting its final leaf pick-up for the season. If you do not have loose leaves at the curb at this time you must place the leaves in bags for pick-up. Residents are reminded that no sticks or branches will be collected.

Al Tech/D.S.S. retirees

There will be a breakfast meeting of the Al Tech/D.S.S. Retirees Breakfast Club, this Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bob Evans Restaurant, 3877 Vineyard Drive, Dunkirk. All retirees are welcome to attend.

Villenova Grange plans pancake brunch Sunday

The Villenova Grange will hold a pancake brunch on Sunday, Jan. 6 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Balcom Corners, 438 Route 83 (and 322), South Dayton. The event is all you can eat. The cost is $8 large, $7 small.

Old-fashioned Barn Dance set for Jan. 4

An Old-fashioned Barn Dance will take place Friday, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Fredonia Grange No. 1, 58 W. Main St., Fredonia. Costs are: adults: $7, students: $5, ages 12 and under free. Dances include squares, contras, mixers and more. The event is beginner friendly, family friendly. No experience is needed. For details, call Joe at 679-8426.

Enjoy a chicken barbecue in January

Silver Creek Kiwanis Club is hosting a Chiavetta’s chicken barbecue on Sunday, Jan. 6 from noon to 2 p.m. in the Silver Creek Village Square. It is drive-up/ take-out only. Dinners are $10 each and consist of half chicken, roll, salad and potato salad. All proceeds go to Silver Creek Kiwanis to help local kids. Pre-sale tickets are available by calling/texting Kelly at 698-2934.

Silver Creek Kiwanis is a local service organization made up of citizens who enjoy working on projects to support the youth in Hanover. Silver Creek Kiwanis put on annually an Easter Egg Hunt, Children’s Fair, Halloween Costume Party and Christmas in the Park to entertain and engage the kids. Silver Creek Kiwanis also provides school supplies to Forestville and Silver Creek Schools for the kids who need them and provides toys to eligible families for their kids at Christmas time. Contact Tom Harmon at 908-7800 to donate to or join Silver Creek Kiwanis.

NCCWD Administrative Board to meet Thursday

The Administrative Board of the North Chautauqua County Water District will meet at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Fireside Manor Restaurant, 5377 W. Lake Road, Dunkirk.