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North Collins 5K and Family Fun Walk set for Saturday Are you ready for a 5K Challenge? Do you want to improve your health, become stronger, and boost your confidence? YOU can do this! The North Collins School Wellness Committee is hosting its first 5K and Family Fun Walk. Join ...

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Hydrant flushing planned in Dunkirk During the hours of midnight until approximately 6 a.m. starting Monday, the city of Dunkirk will begin flushing water mains and fire hydrants in the city. The flushing will take approximately three weeks and during this process residents may, for brief ...

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Fredonia Middle School Spring Concert The Fredonia Middle School Spring Concert will take place Tuesday, June 4 at 6/7:15 p.m. in the District Auditorium, 425 E. Main St., Fredonia. The event includes performances by the Jazz Band, Mixed Chorus, Hillbilly Harmonics, Choraliers, MS Bands and ...

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Special attention to members of the NY Telephone Retirees and former co-workers and friends There will be a special summer luncheon of the NY Telephone retirees and former co-workers and friends on Monday, June 3 at 11:30 a.m. at the Clarion Hotel Restaurant, 30 Lake Shore Drive E., Dunkirk. ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Fredonia Summer Farmers’ Market this week Summer Market is off to a great start! This week, Fred Farms will be joining the Market with produce. Barker Library will be hosting a Plant Swap, so bring your extras to trade for something new. The Market is planning to feature its annual ...

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Sinclairville Free Library author talk The Sinclairville Free Library announces that author Karen Wielinski will present a book talk at the library on Thursday, May 30 at 6 p.m. Wielinski will discuss her book “One on the Ground: The Story of One Family Before, During, and After Continental ...

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Adult Children of Alcoholics/Dysfunctional Families Mentoring Circle to meet Wednesdays The Adult Children of Alcoholics/Dysfunctional Families Mentoring Circle will be held every Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at 51 E. Third St. Suite 2, Dunkirk (CASAC office). Use the side door. This group ...

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Town of Hanover special meeting Hanover Supervisor Todd Johnson will hold a special meeting this Friday at 9 a.m. at the Hanover Town Hall. The meeting is to authorize Robert Weiskerger and Dalton Nuebauer to tour a Saratoga company who makes the sludge press on May 28 and May 29. ...

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Fredonia-Pomfret GOP fundraiser Thursday The Fredonia Pomfret Republican Committee will hold a meeting and fundraiser Thursday, May 23 from 7-9 p.m. at the Fredonia Grange #1, 58 W. Main St., Fredonia. Tickets are $10 at the door, or by calling 310-0173. Speakers include George Borrello, ...

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Central Avenue detour set for today The 100-block of Central Avenue, from Lake Shore Drive to Second Street, will be detoured several hours today, for paving over the rough section. Westfield Town Board special meeting today The Town Board of Westfield will be holding a special meeting, ...

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Fredonia to flush water mains starting tonight At 11 p.m. Sunday, the village of Fredonia will start flushing water mains and fire hydrants in and around the village. Flushing will be done from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. to minimize problems with water during the day. The flushing will take ...

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The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000. Fredonia to flush water mains At 11 p.m. Sunday, the village of Fredonia will start flushing water mains and fire hydrants in and around ...

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Michelle Henry, Chautauqua County historian, speaker for May Genealogical Society meeting The Chautauqua County Genealogical Society will meet Tuesday, May 21 in the Steele Room of Barker Library in Fredonia at 6:30 p.m. When the County office building in Mayville was remodeled, old files ...

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Legion plans barbecue on Memorial Day Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Post 62 will be holding its annual Memorial Day Chicken BBQ by Weidner’s on May 27 beginning at noon until sold out. Tickets are $10 presale (must be picked up by 3 p.m.) and $12 at the door. Music will be by 2nd St. ...

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City parade plans underway Preparations are under way for the annual Memorial Day parade in the city of Dunkirk. The parade begins on Lake Shore Drive West with the lineup set to start at 10:45 a.m. Those who wish to march should reach out to Dunkirk Special Events at 366-9877. CCIDA to meet ...

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Fredonia Central School district Kindergarten registration meeting Thursday Kindergarten registration is currently on-going at Fredonia Elementary School for the 2019-20 school year. If your child will be 5 before Dec. 1, 2019, please call Fredonia Central School District’s Early Childhood ...

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CASAC to present: “Yes Means Yes – Affirmative Consent” CASAC presents a workshop “Yes Means Yes Affirmative Consent,” on Tuesday, May 14 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Fluvanna Community Church, Fluvanna Ave. Extension. The presenter is Taylor Winter, Certified Health Educator. ...

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The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000. Great Lakes Offshore Grand Prix to air Sunday Mayor Wilfred Rosas has announced a time change for the Dunkirk’s Great Lake Offshore Grand ...