Community

CASA To Hold Axe-Throwing Event For Father’s Day

CASA of Chautauqua County will hold a fundraiser on Father’s Day with an afternoon of axe throwing at the new Axcellent Adventures at Panama Rocks Scenic Park. The fundraiser will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. June 17 at Panama Rocks Scenic Park. Tickets are $30 for two hours of unlimited axe ...

Panama Writers Conference To Finalize Chapters Of History Book

The Panama Writers Conference will hold its fourth annual meeting at the Steward House Bed and Breakfast in Panama from June 12-17 in conjunction with the Panama Central Alumni activities. Members will be finalizing nineteen chapters of their social history of the village of Panama and the town ...

Panama Boy Scouts Hoist Veteran Flag

Every year Boy Scouts and adult leaders from Boy Scout Troop 141 of Panama volunteer their time to help the town of North Harmony place veterans flags and crosses on veterans graves at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Ashville. The scouts are pictured doing so recently. Submitted photo

Suicide Prevention Class To Be Held Thursday

LAKEWOOD — Suicide prevention training will be held June 14 at Lakewood Baptist Church sponsored by the Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention, the Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene and Chautauqua Tapestry. The training includes three sessions. From 9-11 a.m., “Talk Saves ...

3rd On 3rd Gallery Open To Submissions

The 3rd on 3rd Gallery at the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts is accepting submissions for its next show, #Myjtownny, through Instagram until June 29 at midnight. The exhibit will open in the newly placed 3rd on 3rd Gallery at 108 E. 3rd St. A free public reception will be held Aug. 3 at 5:30 ...

Westfield Senior Citizens To Meet Thursday

WESTFIELD — The Westfield Senior Citizens will meet June 14 at the Lakewood YWCA. Those attending are asked to bring a dish to pass and their own table service. The kitchen committee will be Joyce Wainwright, Eric Kriedler and Lolita Ramos. Erin Haumenstein, Patterson Library director, will ...

CWC To Host North Harmony Preserve Hike June 22

The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy will host a tour of the David and Margaret Naetzker Preserve in North Harmony at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 22. Jonathan Townsend, conservancy lands manager, will lead the tour of the relatively new preserve while identifying edible and medicinal plants that ...

Technology, Manufacturing Expo Set For June 19

WHERE INNOVATION MEETS CREATION The Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier is proud to continue to partner with Allen Industrial Sales to present the Technology and Manufacturing Expo, which will be held June 19 at Allen Industrial Sales, 35 Anderson Avenue, Falconer. The event will ...

Motorcycle Poker Run Geared Up For Saturday

A motorcycle poker run will be held starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 16, at the Harley-Davidson showroom in Falconer to help raise money for the Jamestown Jackals to compete in the North American Basketball League national championship tournament in San Antonio, in August. Saturday, Aug. ...

Audubon Center To Hold Bird Banding Demonstrations

Bird banding is an established technique used to discover details about the behaviors of birds. Ornithologists will be working at Audubon Community Nature Center on Saturdays, June 16 and 23. Those interested can drop in any time between 6 a.m. and noon to learn how bird banding is conducted ...

Workers Compensation Board Announces Proposed Changes

The state Workers’ Compensation Board has released a proposed increase in medical reimbursement to providers who treat workers’ compensation patients. The new, proposed medical fee schedule includes an overall fee increase for all provider types, as well as additional increases for ...

YMCA To Offer Waterfront Lifeguarding Class Friday

The Jamestown YMCA will be offering an American Red Cross waterfront lifeguarding class from 5-9 p.m. Friday, June 15, and Saturdays and Sundays, June 16-17 and June 23-24, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day. Students must attend all classes. It is the only class before summer. All ...

Spinal Health Workshop Set For Thursday

Your Aging Spine: Focus on Prevention will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Riverwalk Center, 15 S. Main St., Jamestown, hosted by Chautauqua Physical and Occupational Therapy. Dr. Michael Geraci Jr., medical director and owner of Geraci Spine and Sports Medicine from ...

JBC President’s, Dean’s List Recipients Announced

Jamestown Business College officials recently released the college’s President’s and Dean’s lists for the spring 2018 semester. Students on the President’s Lists are recognized for having a 3.90 or better grade point average while students on the Dean’s list are recognized for ...

Lake Erie, Chautauqua Lake Rallies To Be Held Saturday

Summer is fast approaching and everyone wants to be on the water. Residents and visitors can learn more about Chautauqua County’s aquatic resources by attending the Lake Erie and Chautauqua Lake rallies. “We are so fortunate to have Lake Erie and Chautauqua Lake here in Chautauqua ...

Cattaraugus County Museum To Host ‘Family Day’

MACHIAS — The Cattaraugus County Museum and Research Library will host its third annual “Family Day at the Museum” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event, which will take place during New York State’s spring Path Through History Weekend, will provide programming for the entire ...

Church News

Seventh Day Adventist Seventh Day Adventist 130 McDaniel Ave. Jamestown Zachariah Musselman, Pastor Worship: Saturday, 9:30 a.m. SALVATION ARMY The Salvation Army 83 S. Main St., Jamestown Temple Corps Captains John and Kimberly Merchant 11 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 ...

Urban Planning Event Set For Wednesday

The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation will host another event next week to garner input on an Urban Design Plan for the city. The public is invited to attend an evening presentation Wednesday from 5:30-7 p.m. The presentation will be held at Venue 31, 31 N. Main St., Jamestown. Food will be ...

‘A Quiet Place’ To Show At Reg Lenna Wednesday

The modern thriller “A Quiet Place” shows Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. Admission to the film is $5. In the modern horror thriller “A Quiet Place,” a family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound ...

Events For Order Of The Eastern Star Announced

Monday, June 4, RW Mary Prue, district deputy grand matron, was honored at Silver Chapter No. 288, Silver Creek, for her special visit with the “Cardinal Degree.” Katrina Hughes, matron, welcomed her and the other grand officers and members in attendance. RW John Oleszewski, patron and ...