Fundraising to help relief
A spaghetti dinner to raise funds for relief efforts in Ukraine will be held from 5-7 p.m. May 7 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 165 Central Ave., Silver Creek. The meal includes spaghetti and meatballs, bread, salad and dessert. Advance tickets are $10 and tickets at the door are $12. There will also be raffles, a bake sale and a 50/50 giveaway, with tickets also available the previous weekend: Saturday April 30, after the 4:30 p.m. mass, and Sunday May 1 (after the 8:30 a.m. Mass. All prizes drawn May 7. All proceeds will go to Catholic Relief Services in Ukraine For more information, questions, or tickets, contact Amanda Ippolito at 716-467-5798 or email email [email protected] Tickets can also be purchased at the rectory by calling 716-934-2233.
Camp registrations are accepted
Girl Scouts of Western New York and Friends of Horton Hill will host a new volunteer-led summer day camp at the Jamestown Service Center on Horton Road July 12-15. Camp Horton Hill is accepting enrollment from girls in grades K-12. Girls can register as Girl Scouts and then attend day camp. The 49-acre wooded site will host a variety of outdoor activities, including traditional campcraft techniques, singing, eco, art and nature badges, and special guest programs. Troops and families are invited to attend the next Do it Day, Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. to noon. Projects such as clearing trails, assembling picnic tables and clearing grounds will help prepare camp for summer. On Wednesday, May 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. there will be an open house and information evening for all registered campers and anyone thinking of attending the camp. To receive the link to register for the day camp, or to register for the Do it day or the open house and information evening, send an email to [email protected]
The craft fair is
SINCLAIRVILLE — The Sinclairville Volunteer Fire Company is hosting a fundraising craft show June 25-26. Family-friendly vendors are needed. For more information, call SueAnn at 716-294-5598.
Chicken barbecue set
BROCTON – The Brocton Fire Company will be hosting a drive-in chicken barbecue on Sunday, May 1, from noon while supplies last. The drive-thru will be located at the fire station, 80 Lake Ave. The menu includes half a chicken, salt potatoes, baked beans and a bun for $13 per dinner. There will be no presale tickets.
the cemetery group meets monday
SHERIDAN — The annual meeting of the Sheridan Cemetery Association Inc. will be held at the Sheridan Historical Society building Monday at 7 p.m. for the purpose of electing directors and transacting business. All lot owners can attend.
Alzheimer’s associations set coffee time
WESTFIELD – The Alzheimer’s Association is sponsoring a coffee hour to share the services available through their agency. This event is open to the whole community. You don’t have to go to church to find out about the services offered. The event will take place at Westfield United Methodist Church, 101 East Main St.
Revitalizing Dunkirk meets tonight in town
Revitalize Dunkirk will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at Fredonia Technology Incubator, 214 Central Ave. Dunkirk. Guest speaker Gina Paradis from the Chautauqua County Land Bank will discuss the Hands on Neighborhoods program.
cleaning scheduled for Saturday
Revitalize Dunkirk, Inc is sponsoring a public space cleanup effort in the city Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon, rain or shine. The group will meet in the parking lot behind the SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator at 214 Central Ave. This event has been approved by the Municipal Council and participants will have to sign a liability waiver from the city of Dunkirk. Welcome comments and a brief safety briefing will be given by Dunkirk PBA Officer Jake Berger. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided by the city.
Revitalize Dunkerque also strongly encourages all residents and other interested parties to use this time to pick up litter in their neighborhood.
Revitalize Dunkirk is also pleased to announce that along with other civic groups, we are actively working with the Chautauqua County Land Bank and the City of Dunkirk to organize two or three full citywide cleanup events. times a year.
Revitalize Dunkirk, Inc is a 501c3 organization dedicated to improving city life and the beauty of Dunkirk.