Community Notebook

Forestville Elementary School

announces PreK, Kindergarten registration

The Forestville Elementary School is currently making plans for next year’s Kindergarten and Pre-kindergarten registrations. Children who will be five years old by Dec. 1, 2019 are eligible for Kindergarten. Children who will be 4 years old by Dec. 1, 2019 are eligible for Pre-kindergarten. At this time, any parent who has not yet contacted the district and has a child who falls into either of these categories, should call the elementary office at 965-2742. Kindergarten registration packets have been sent out. Kindergarten Roundup is scheduled for Tuesday, April 16 at 12:30 p.m. Pre-K information will be forthcoming.

Forestville Central School is also reminding parents of the deadline to request student transportation to non-public schools for the school year 2019-20. Requests must be made in writing no later than Monday, April 1, 2019 to Renee Garrett, Superintendent, 12 Water St., Forestville, NY 14062.

Perrysburg Zoning Board to meet tonight

The Perrysburg Zoning Board will meet tonight at 7 p.m. at the Perrysburg Town Hall, 10460 Peck Hill Road in Perrysburg. The meeting is open to the public.

Gowanda Central School to

host budget presentation

Gowanda Central School district will host a 2019-2020 budget community presentation today at 6 p.m. in the middle school library, 10674 Prospect St., Gowanda. All district residents are invited to learn about next school year’s budget and ask questions.

Prom dress donations accepted for local event

For the fourth year, Diana Scott of Studio D Catering in Jamestown is collecting prom dress donations (along with shoes and purses) for her annual prom dress give-away, which runs from April through the end of May in Jamestown. All high school girls throughout Chautauqua County are invited to visit the pop-up boutique (location to be announced soon) to select their free dress and accessories.

Each year, Scott gives away 500 to 600 dresses, which are donated from people all over the county. In particular, plus-sized dresses are needed, but all prom, cocktail and bridesmaid dresses are accepted. Contact Scott at 640-6035 for more information.