Community notebook

Silver Creek board meets Monday

SILVER CREEK — The Village Board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday. Limited space is available and residents who are interested should call the clerk’s office to be put on the list to attend. The meeting will be available on video and through teleconference.

Senior Center announces upcoming events

The Dunkirk Senior Center is announcing that sign-ups for the August and September birthday parties are being taken now. The birthday lunch will be on Wednesday, Sept. 30 and reservations must be in by Sept. 25.

Pinochle has begun. It takes place Mondays and Fridays at noon.

A yard sale and bake sale will be on Saturday, Oct. 10. Sign-ups for tables and baked goods are being accepted at the center now.

Exercise classes are Monday and Friday at 9 a.m. Line-dancing will start Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. This is a six-week program.

Tai Chi is held Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 3 for advanced members and 3:30 p.m. for beginners.

Office hours are 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. The telephone number is 366-7530.

Girls Scouts pajama party set over Zoom

The Girl Scouts of WNY will host a Zoom pajama party for girls in kindergarten through sixth grades from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday. The party is only for girls living in Western New York who are not currently registered Girl Scouts. Girls are invited to wear their pajamas and staff will host games, sing songs, have dancing, an activity and a scavenger hunt. Girls who join Girl Scouts of Western New York related to this event will receive free pajamas mailed to their house. Financial aid is available. For reservations, visit bit.ly/back2schoolpjparty. For more information, call 888-837-6410 or email Join.Us@gswny.org.

Blood drive to be held Sept. 21

DUNKIRK — The American Red Cross will host a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, at Blessed Mary Angela Roman Catholic Church, 324 Townsend St., Dunkirk. To donate, download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit RedCrossBlood.org, call 800-733-2767 or enable the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

Individuals who are 17 years of age or 16 with parental consent, where allowed by state law, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.

High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.


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