Many farmers in Chautauqua County have suffered crop losses in their hay fields due to damage caused by army worms. Although there may not be federal program available to compensate farmers for the losses caused by the army worms, farmers are encouraged to visit the Chautauqua County Farm Service Agency to file a written report regarding the damage caused by the army worms. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Producers are asked to call 664-2351, ext. 2, to schedule an appointment to make the report.
Day Camp Accepting Kids
Joint Neighborhood Project's Day Camp still has a limited number of openings. The program is for Jamestown elementary-age boys and girls between the ages of five and 12 in September and is free for families meeting minimum income levels. The camp is from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 9 to Aug. 10 with breakfast, lunch and a snack served each day. To register, call Joint Neighborhood Project at 664-7101 or visit JNP at 532 E. Second St., Jamestown.
Library Open Through Labor Day
FREWSBURG - Myers Memorial Library summer hours are in effect through Labor Day. The summer hours are 1 to 8 p.m. Monday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday; 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday; and 2 to 5 p.m. Friday. The library is closed Saturdays during the summer. The library will also be closed Wednesday for the Fourth of July. For more information, call 569-5515 or visit MyersMemorialLibrary.weebly.com.
Thrift Store Sets
The St. James Thrift Store, 141 Institute Street, Jamestown, will be closed Wednesday and Friday. The shop will reopen Wednesday, July 11, with its regular hours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The store offers clothing for $2 a bag. Donations of good clothing are accepted on Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 488-7322.
Bicycle Rodeo Set For Friday
Christ First United Methodist Church will hold a bicycle rodeo in its parking lot at the corner of Prendergast Avenue and Buffalo Street from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday. Events for children of all ages will take place with a bounce house provided by Outta Sight Bounce Houses. The free event will offer age-appropriate bicycle, scooter and skateboard skill activities along with cold drinks, ice cream, games and prizes. Demonstrations and exhibitions will be offered by Soaring Up Skate Park. A free picnic for families will begin at 6 p.m. 6pm and awards will be given at 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 969-6407.
To Hike Sunday
On Sunday, the Allegheny Outdoor Club will hike the Toms Run trail at Hearts Content. The hike is an easy, four-mile hike along one of the nicest streams in the area. Participants will meet at Musante Street in Warren at 1:30 p.m. For more information, call John Young at 814-757-8158 or 814-730-2915.