Community Notebook

Dunkirk School Board sets executive session

An executive session of the Dunkirk Board of Education will be held Monday, Feb. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the administrative conference room, 620 Marauder Drive, Dunkirk, to discuss a personnel matter.

There will be no action taken following the conclusion of this executive session.

Dunkirk elementary schools to hold registrations

The Dunkirk City School District will conduct kindergarten registrations for the 2019-20 school year at Boorady Center. Children who are five years of age by Dec. 1, 2019, can register for kindergarten. Parents are strongly encouraged to register their children as soon as possible to ensure a positive start to the new school year. Parents/guardians are reminded that all registrations are by appointment, including students entering grades 1 through 5. Registration appointments should be made now by calling Jessica Vazquez at 366-9300, extension 2710.

Evans Garden Club to meet Tuesday

The Evans Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12. The meeting will be held at the Angola Library, 34 N. Main St., Angola. The flight of the Monarch Butterfly presentation will be given by David O’Donnell. He is the president of the Eastern Monarch Butterfly Farm and is also a self-taught naturalist. His bond with nature created and came with a constant awareness of the changing environment, and a need to promote recovery, conservation and protection. All are invited to attend.

Gowanda Central School District to hold POPS concert

The Gowanda Central School District will hold a POPS concert Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium, 10674 Prospect St. Gowanda. Performing groups will include Grades 7 to 12 Band and Grades 7/8 Chorus.

Lakeshore Humane Society holds weekly Open Hours

The Lakeshore Humane Society will hold Open Hours at its Adoption Center Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. Open Hours will be 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 St., Dunkirk.

If unable to come on Wednesday, call 672-1991 to arrange an appointment to see the dogs and cats awaiting adoption, or come to the next LHS Adoption Day on Feb. 16. (One 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 one can find pet-related items, while supporting the Lakeshore Humane Society! Also, note that there is a collection bin for refundable bottles and cans in the lobby of the Adoption Center, which benefits the LHS.

Call 672-1991 or see for more information.

Dunkirk Citizens Advisory Board monthly meeting to be held Wednesday

The Dunkirk Citizens Advisory Board monthly meeting will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Room on the second floor.

Conservation Club Ladies Auxiliary to meet

The Northern Chautauqua Conservation Club Ladies Auxiliary monthly meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the clubroom, 1 N. Mullet St. in Dunkirk. Members are asked to attend to discuss upcoming events. New members are welcome to join.