Community

Audubon To Host Lunch Bunch Hike Aug. 3

A road trip and hike highlight Audubon Community Nature Center’s First Friday Lunch Bunch on Aug. 3. At 11 a.m., those interested can meet at the parking lot on the north side of Route 474 between Panama and the junction with Route 76 (GPS 42.07509, -79.51834). From there, participants ...

Spaghetti Dinner To Benefit Family Of Adelaide Gruber

A benefit for Josh and Beck Gruber is being held Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Dewittville/Hartfield United Methodist Church, 5446 E. Lake Road, Dewittville, from 3:30-6:30 p.m. to help cover expenses associated with the hospital stay and surgeries for their daughter Adelaide Mae Gruber. The ...

Catt. County Arts Association To Perform ‘Beauty And The Beast’

SALAMANCA — The Cattaraugus County Living Arts Association, along with a cast of area performers, will bring Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” to life with a stage adaptation of the 1991 film at Salamanca’s Ray Evans Seneca Theater. “Beauty and the Beast” tells the story of a ...

Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy To Outline Goals At Annual Meeting

MAYVILLE — The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy will highlight the organization’s 2017-18 accomplishments and outline its goals for 2018-19 watershed improvements during its annual meeting, “A Clear Vision for Clear Water,” at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at Webb’s Captain’s Table ...

Audubon To Hold Apple Orchard Stewardship Workshop Aug. 4

Taking care of an apple orchard is more than just planting trees. Those who want to learn more about orchard management and stewardship can attend the Apples All Year Long: Orchard Stewardship workshop Saturday, Aug. 4, from 1-3 p.m. at the Audubon Community Nature Center. Orchardist Al ...

Sigma Chi Sponsors Reunion Picnic

Although it’s been more than four decades since Chi Sigma Chi fraternity brothers walked the halls of Jamestown High School, many of them still recall the lessons they learned. For nearly 50 years, members of Chi Sig and other local fraternities, would play basketball at what was then ...

Jamestown Native Completes Doctorate Degree In Music

Alyssa Schwartz, a Jamestown native, completed her Doctorate of Musical Arts at West Virginia University in May. Dr. Schwartz graduated from Falconer Central School in 2006 and is the daughter of Steve and Laurel Schwartz. She earned her Bachelor of Music Performance on flute from Michigan ...

Church News

Salvation Army The Salvation Army 83 S. Main St., Jamestown Temple Corps Captains John and Kimberly Merchant 11 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; Message: Major john Merchant. The public is always welcome to attend; Summer Park Concert at the Riverwalk in Brooklyn Square featuring The ...

Pair Receive Lake Association Scholarships

The Chautauqua Lake Fishing Association awarded two $1,000 scholarships by Mark Damon, president of the association, to Thomas Rhodes, pictured at left, a senior at Frewsburg High School, and Zackery Miceli, a senior at Southwestern High School. Submitted photo

CCHS To Hold Pet Clinic Saturday At St. Luke’s

The Chautauqua County Humane Society will hold a Healthy Pet Clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 410 N. Main St., Jamestown. No appointments will be necessary. The clinic will operate on a first-come, first-served basis, and is for healthy dogs and cats ...

Harmony Seniors To Meet Aug. 2

The Harmony Senior Citizens met on July 5 at the North Harmony Senior Center. A delicious chicken barbeque prepared by Sally Hagg was enjoyed by all 46 members and guests present. President Beverly Smith welcomed everyone. Chaplain Lois King read a poem, offered the dinner prayer and led the ...

Dog Of The Week

The Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue Dog of the Week is Louie, a unique-looking dog who is guessed to be a shar-pei/beagle mix with a wrinkly forehead and beagle markings. He is a little shy at first, but he warms up if someone sits with him and pets him. He seems to play well with other dogs ...

Hazeltine Library To Hold Book Sale Saturday

BUSTI — The Hazeltine Public Library will hold its book sale starting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the library, 891 Busti Sugar-Grove Road. “Our annual sale will be held this coming Saturday, July 28,” Smith said. “We’re pleased to offer a unique selection of non fiction books as well as ...

Rustic Rambles To Perform On Cassadaga Floating Stage

CASSADAGA — On Sunday, July 29, the Rustic Ramblers will perform on Cassadaga’s floating stage from 5-7 p.m. Rustic Ramblers members call themselves a “group of ‘old geezers who like to keep the great sounds of classic country music alive.’” In 2004, four musicians with a ...

Dave Ruch To Perform At Fluvanna Library Today

The Fluvanna Free Library is hosting a “Just for Fun” concert by Buffalo performing artist Dave Ruch today at 11 a.m. in the library’s community room. Ruch plays banjo, guitar, jaw harp, bones, spoons and other instruments while leading participatory songs performed on each. There will be ...

Studio Dance Conservatory Hosting Master Classes

Studio Dance Conservatory is hosting two contemporary master classes with Jake Casey on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 1-3 p.m. The first class is an hour-long technique class focusing on the fundamentals of contemporary dance. The second class is a contemporary improvisation class. Casey was a ...

‘Spoon Man’ To Perform At Sinclairville Church

Come and get “SPOONED” at the Park United Methodist Church in Sinclairville on Tuesday in a celebration of reading and healthy living. The “Spoon Man” is a published author who offers a hilarious interactive music and comedy program for all ages. He has a totally clean act and is a ...

Toastmasters Improve Speaking Skills

Ned Lindstrom, president of the Chautauqua Talks Toastmasters Club, recently coordinated a speaking course to help visitors and members to improve their speaking skills. “Speaking skills are some of the best tools to communicate at work, in the community or with family and friends,” ...

Toymakers Donate To Reading Program

KENNEDY — As part of the summer reading program at the Kennedy Free Library, which runs through Aug. 15, participants are awarded prizes for the number of books read. Library Director Maggie Ruth and her assistant, Diane Carey, wanted to send a special thank you to the Randolph Toymakers ...

Canoe, Kayak Poker Run Set For Saturday

The inaugural Canoe and Kayak Poker Run presented by the Northwest Arena and Evergreen Outfitters will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 28, in Jamestown. The event is sponsored by Smith Boys of Chautauqua, Media One Group, Landmark Chevrolet and the Jamestown Cycle Shop. The ...