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Dunkirk Citywide Trash Cleanup volunteers sought for Saturday

A Dunkirk Citywide Trash Cleanup is planned for this Saturday. Volunteers are invited to meet in parking lot of Fredonia Technology Incubator, 214 Central Ave., Dunkirk from 8:45 to 9:15 a.m. for coffee, water and donuts. Gloves and trash bags will be provided. Businesses and organizations are encouraged to wear identifying clothing. Groups desiring to clean a specific area of the city should email RevitalizeDunkirk@gmail.com with the requested area and estimated number of volunteers. This event is sponsored by Revitalize Dunkirk.

Project Love’s ‘Tropical Blast’ Charity Fund-raiser

This Saturday, at the American Legion Lakeshore Post 105, 17 S. Mill St., North East, Pennsylvania, a Project Love’s ‘Tropical Blast’ Charity Fund-raiser is planned for 7 to 11 p.m. The cost is $10 presale; $12 at the door. This tropical-themed party is for adults ages 21 and up and features live music, party food, a cash bar, gift baskets auction, raffles, games of chance and a grand prize package valued over $800! Those wearing Hawaiian attire get a swag bag and a chance to win special prizes.

The event benefits Project Love, a nonprofit, which provides Christmas gifts to children (ages birth to 13 years) of North East families who need support. For tickets, contact Tamme Erb, 814-572-5436 or projectloveinc.nepa@gmail.com.

AARP Driver Safety class set for June 1

An AARP Driver Safety class has been scheduled for Saturday, June 1 at the Forest Masonic Lodge, 321 E. Main St., Fredonia.

This one-day class (6 and 1/2 hours) will begin promptly at 9 a.m. and end at 3:30 p.m. Participants will need to bring a bag lunch and beverage for the half hour break at noon. The cost for AARP members is $20 and $25 for non-members, payable only by check or money order made out to AARP. AARP members also need to bring their membership cards and everyone must bring their driver’s license.

Anyone 18 and older with a valid NYS drivers license may enroll to receive a significant discount on their car insurance. The class may also be taken for point reduction. To register, call Shirley Erbsmehl at 679-4530. Seating is limited, so call promptly to reserve a place.

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