Community Notebook

Evans Garden Club annual picnic July 9

The Evans Garden Club will hold their annual picnic on July 9 at 6 p.m. The picnic will be coordinated and hosted by The Board Members. It will be held at The Bluff’s Clubhouse, 6472 Old Lakeshore Road, Derby. Members may bring a dish to pass. Meat and beverages will be supplied by The Board. R.S.V.P. requested by July 5. Call 549-4572 or 471-8520.

New Pomfret water, sewer rates in effect

The Town of Pomfret’s new water and sewer rates are now in effect and will be reflected in the second quarter billing. Please visit the town website at www.townofpomfretny.org for the current rates.

Gowanda High School Class of 1949 reunion planned for July 6

The Gowanda High School Class of 1949 will be holding their 70th class reunion on Saturday, July 6 at 1 p.m. on the back patio of Rolling Hills Restaurant, 2990 Route 39 in Collins. For more information, call 257-9149.

Silver Creek Central School music alumni reunion, concert July 6

Combined band and chorus alumni members of Silver Creek Central School will perform a concert in the SCCS auditorium, with past directors conducting, on Saturday, July 6 at 4 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

Brocton village board’s workshop called off

The Brocton village board workshop scheduled for Wednesday, July 3 has been cancelled due to the Independence Day holiday.

Aging Mastery Program being offered at Brocton Library

The Aging Mastery Program (AMP) was created by the National Council on Aging and is a program designed for older adults aged 50 to 100, who want to make the most of the gift of longevity. The AMP program offers a new paradigm for aging in positive, life- affirming ways. The program encourages mastery by developing behaviors that lead to improved health, stronger financial security and overall well-being. Topics covered include Financial Health, Sleep, Healthy Eating, Healthy Relationships, Fitness and more.

The program will be held at the Ahira Hall Memorial Library, 37 West Main St, Brocton and will be offered every Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon, for five weeks, from July 25 to Aug. 22. The course and materials are being offered free of charge but pre-registration is required and space is limited. To register, contact NY Connects at 363-4582. The Aging Mastery Program is funded by the Health Foundation of Western and Central New York and presented by the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging.