Community notebook

Water main break repair on hold

Due to the heavy snow, the water break repair on Leverett street in Fredonia has been delayed until Monday.

NY Telephone Retirees, former co-workers and friends cancel monthly get-together


NY Telephone Retirees, former co-workers and friends will NOT hold their monthly get-together luncheon-meeting on Monday, Jan. 28 due to the weather forecast.

Lake Erie Bird Club to meet Jan. 28

The next Lake Erie Bird Club meeting will be this Monday at 7 p.m. at BOCES, Fredonia-Stockton Road, Fredonia. The evening’s program will be :An Introduction to eBird,” by Dr. Terry Mosher. All are welcome to attend. For more information, call John and Bev Ruska at 679-9676.

Portland Pomfret Dunkirk Sewer Board Meeting

There will be a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Portland Pomfret Dunkirk Sewer Board. The meeting is open to the public. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 3 p.m. The meeting will be at the Town of Dunkirk meeting room on Willow Road.


opportunity at Prendergast Library

The Prendergast Library, located at 509 Cherry St. in Jamestown, has announced an exciting opportunity.

Make a movie in the Makerspace! Submitted movies will be featured in the library’s own Short Film Festival on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m. Winners of the film festival will receive a $25 VISA gift card. Runners-up will receive a $10 gift card. Questions? Visit the website at prendergast or call the Information Desk at 484-7135 ext. 225.

The Makerspace is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

Stop by to use the film-making equipment and technology.

Lakeshore Humane Society holds weekly open hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society will hold Open Hours at its Adoption Center Wednesday, Jan. 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. Open Hours are held each Wednesday evening to give the public a consistent mid-week opportunity to meet the cats and dogs in need of caring homes, as well as ask questions and see the facility. The center is located at 431 E. Chestnut Street, Dunkirk.

If unable to come on Wednesday, please call 672-1991 to arrange an appointment to see the dogs and cats awaiting adoption, or come to the LHS Adoption Day on Feb. 2. (You must be 21 years of age or older to adopt a pet.)

While at the LHS Adoption Center, check out the “Cat’s Meow” Boutique, where you can find pet-related items, while supporting the Lakeshore Humane Society! Call 672-1991 or see for more information.

Next Lake Erie Bird Club meeting set for Jan. 28

The next Lake Erie Bird Club meeting will be held Monday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. at BOCES, Fredonia-Stockton Road, Fredonia. For information about the bird club, call John and Beverly Ruska at 679-9676.