Thursday, January 10
Morning Lap Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., Dunkirk High School pool. Held every Tuesday and Thursday morning Jan. 10 through March 21. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire season. For more information, contact Pool Director Clinton Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 366-9300, Ext. 1003 and leave a message.
Aerobics by Catherine, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court, Dunkirk. All seniors are welcome. Donation is $1.
Knitting/Crocheting Workshop, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., St. John's Church, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. All seniors invited to make afghans/lap robes, scarves, caps, etc. for community needs. Formerly held at Fredonia/Pomfret Center. $1 fee. Call 366-1465 for more information.
The Parachute Group Weekly Meeting, 10 to 11:30 a.m., the offices of Allegheny Financial Services, 474 Fairmount Ave., Jamestown. The group will share ideas, resources, contacts and an opportunity to network in order to find your next position. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Bruce Supernault at 276-1127.
Story Time and Craft, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Dunkirk Free Library. For ages 2 through 5 years old. For more information, call 366-2511.
Computer Class: Basic Computers, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Dunkirk Free Library. Part two of four. This four-week class will introduce participants to the basic functions of personal computers and how to navigate the programs. Register by using the online registration form on the Dunkirk Free Library website at www.cclslib.org/Dunkirk or contact the library at 366-2511.Check the website or call the library for possible additions or changes.
Story Hour, 10:30 a.m., Anderson-Lee Library, Silver Creek. Readings with Michelle LaVoie held Thursdays. Theme: "I is for Igloo."
Pinochle: Birdie's Bidders, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. All pinochle players are welcome. With any questions, call Birdie at 679-1409.
Anderson Lee Library Knitting/Crocheting Circle, 4 to 5 p.m., Anderson Lee Library, Silver Creek. Everyone welcome, from experts to beginners. Group is willing to teach those new to the craft.
Jamestown Audubon Nature Photography Club Monthly Meeting, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Audubon Center and Sanctuary, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown. Business Meeting and Program, Project Time and Camera Corner, followed by social time. Free to members, $5 for non-members.
Al Anon Steps to Serenity Weekly Group Meeting, 6:45 to 8 p.m., Harvest Chapel Church, Fredonia.
Weight Watchers Meeting, 7 p.m., Brooks Memorial Hospital cafeteria. New members welcome. For registration information, call Theresa Schrantz at 363-7293.
Rational Recovery Weekly Meeting, 7 to 8:15 p.m., Holy Trinity Parish Hall, Dunkirk.
Evening Lap Swim, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunkirk High School pool. Held every Tuesday and Thursday evening Jan. 10 through March 21. Cost is $2 per session or $20 for the entire season. For more information, contact Pool Director Clinton Lewis at email@example.com or 366-9300, Ext. 1003, and leave a message.
Friday, January 11
Fredonia Grange Fitness Classes, 9 a.m., Fredonia Grange No. 1, 58 W. Main St. One-hour class includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training, and low- impact aerobics. Call 672-2209.
Exercise with Tiffany, 9 to 10 a.m., Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Court. Cost is $1 per session.
Fitness Classes with Carol, 9 a.m., Fredonia Grange, 58 W. Main St. Includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training and low-impact aerobics. Call 672-2209.
Grape Belt Seniors Aerobics and Weights with Catherine, 9 a.m., Masonic Lodge, East Main Street, Fredonia. Coffee and conversation follows at 10 a.m. New members are always welcome.
Computer Class: iPads, noon to 2:30 p.m., Dunkirk Free Library. Part 1 of 1. This class will show owners of iPads how to use basic features of their devices. Participants should bring their iPads to class. This one-day class will be offered on two separate dates. Register by using the online registration form on the Dunkirk Free Library website at www.cclslib.org/Dunkirk or contact the library at 366-2511. Check the website or call the library for possible additions or changes.
Pinochle: Birdie's Flock, 1 p.m., Fredonia Beaver Club. All pinochle players are welcome. With any questions, call Birdie at 679-1409.
Overeaters Anonymous Weekly Meeting, 3:30 p.m., Steger Hi-Rise Apartments library, 15 N. Main St., Dunkirk. This is a 12-step fellowship of men and women recovering from all varieties of eating disorders. There are no dues, fees or weigh-ins. Call Vicki at 672-2625 or Cassandra at 410-1066 or leave message. Meetings held Fridays.
Bingo, 6 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., Bingo at 7, Iroquois Post 1587, Route 438 (near fire hall). Progressive Bingo, held every Friday.
Bingo, 7 p.m., Dunkirk Elks Club, 428 Central Ave. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. All new Bingo played on paper. Red, White, Blue and Progressive, now paying $1,199 in designated number or less. Pull tabs available. Call 366-1110.
Narcotics Anonymous Meeting, 7 p.m., St. John's Church, 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk.
Free Weekly World Drumming, Meditation and Dance, 8 to 10:30 p.m., 29 W. Main St., One Park Place, Fredonia. All percussion instruments welcome. Open to all who need something different in their weekly grind. Held every Friday. For more information, call 785-9138.
Saturday, January 12
Fredonia Grange Fitness Classes, 9 a.m., Fredonia Grange No. 1, 58 W. Main St. One-hour class includes stretching, strengthening, toning, core training, and low-impact aerobics. Call 672-2209.
Fredonia Winter Farmers' Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Masonic Forest Lodge, Route 20. For more information, call Melinda McGuinn at 673-9356.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Dunkin Donuts - Bloodmobile, 3929 Vineyard Drive, Dunkirk.
Little Explorers, 10 a.m. to noon, Audubon Center and Sanctuary, 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown. "Winter Wetlands:" Children aged 3 to 8 are welcome to attend with a favorite grownup for a nature lesson, walk, craft and snack. Reservations required. Call 569-2345, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or use the online form at jamestownaudubon.org. Walk-ins welcome, but snack and craft materials not guaranteed.
Fruit of the Vine Ultreya Day of Reflection, 1 to 4 p.m., St. Joseph's Church, Main Street, Fredonia. An afternoon of prayer and reflection entitled "From Embers to Flames." Deacon Michael Quinn, spiritual director of the Buffalo Cursillo, will preside. All Ultreya members encouraged to attend. A mass will follow at 4:30 p.m., as well as a pot-luck New Year's dinner celebration. Questions may be directed to Deacon Matt Hens at 785-5564.