Community notebook

Mayville Library Summer Book Sale

The Mayville Library, located at 92 S. Erie St., Mayville, will be holding its annual summer book sale from today to Saturday, July 6 during library hours. A variety of materials will be available to purchase, including: adult books, children’s books, magazines, cookbooks and more. For more information, phone the library at 753-7362.

Fredonia Pomfret Summer Recreation Registration

Registration will be held today from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon on the second floor of village hall.

Visit the recreation department page on the village website. Complete details for the program and downloadable forms to print and turn in during registration times can be found at villageoffredoniany.com/offices/recreation-department/summer-recreation.

If you are unable to make it to registration, you’ll be able to register at any playground throughout the summer.

Fredonia Farmers’ Market news for Saturday

Fred Farm, Feinen’s, and new vendor Fredonia Farm to Table all have a wide variety of vegetables available, plus strawberries, and more coming along every week to the Fredonia Farmers’ Market.

Gary Patterson is back with veg and flowering plants, as well as hanging baskets.

This week, Svenska Spelman returns with Swedish traditional folk music from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

City of Dunkirk brush pickup

The city of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup will begin on Monday, July 1 in District A. District B will be picked up the week of July 8, District C will be picked up the week of July 15 and District D will be picked up the week of July 22.

Brush must be at the curb by 7:30 a.m. on the Monday of the respective collection week, but no earlier than the previous Saturday. City crews will collect each area only once. Brush placed at the curb after the crews pass by will not be collected and will be ticketed as a violation of the City Code and property owners will be prosecuted.

Brush should be bundled with string or twine, no more than 4′ long, diameter of no more than 18″ and shall weigh no more than 65 pounds. Bundles should be placed between the sidewalk and curb, but should not be placed near any posts, trees, water or sewer boxes, etc., which could be damaged during removal operations. Brush placed on city property, other than the area fronting the respective residential property, will be ticketed.

City residents may also drop brush off at the Public Works Facility on Lucas Avenue. When dumping, note the separate pile for leaves, pine and other woods; please do not mix. Residents may refer to the 2019 curbside collection schedule for further information.