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THE UNITED VETERANS COUNCIL OF JAMESTOWN WILL BE HOLDING WEEKLY MEETINGS AT 6:00 pm ON MONDAYS AT THE JAMESTOWN VIETNAM VETERANS CLUB- 41 BIGELOW AVE. ALL VETERANS, VETERAN ORGANIZATIONS AND THE COMMUNITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND TO HELP PLAN THIS YEARS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE AND CEMETERY SERVICES. IF YOU WOULD LIKE MORE INFORMATION YOU CAN REACH MELODIE PALADINO- ORGANIZATION SECRETARY AT 716-450-6768.
The Seventh-Day Adventist Church at 150 McDaniel Avenue in Jamestown has begun a seminar series entitled "The Revelation of Jesus" each Wednesday at 1 PM at the church. Minister and Evangelist Kenneth Cox will present one chapter during each session for all 22 in the book of Revelations... which points to the 'end-times.' For more information on these free seminars... call 358-4608..
Eligible blood donors of all blood types are encouraged to give blood through the American Red Cross this spring to help ensure a sufficient supply for hospital patients. Upcoming donation opportunities:
4/28/2017: 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., Gerry Rodeo, 4351 NY Route 60
4/27/2017: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Jamestown Chapter, 325 E 4th Street
4/22/2017: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Chautauqua Mall, 318 East Fairmount Avenue
4/23/2017: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Chautauqua Mall, 318 East Fairmount Avenue
4/25/2017: 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Portland Fire Department, 6481 West Main Road
For more information, please visit redcross.org or cruzrojaamericana.org, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.
Kubo and The Two Strings will be shown at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts Friday April 21st at 7pm and Saturday April 22nd at 2pm. The movie is rated PG and tickets are just 5 dollars. http://reglenna.com/events/movies-reg-kubo-and-two-strings
The Shred Center will again be offering free shredding services on Earth Day - THIS Saturday, April 22nd between the hours of 9am and 1pm at their NEW LOCATION - 1943 New York Ave, Falconer. In lieu of their normal charge for shredding, new owners Jamie and Tyler Swanson are asking customers to make a cash or check contribution to Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care. It’s a perfect time of year to get rid of your old documents and support the services of CHPC. For more information about the fundraiser, visit the CHPC website at www.chpc.care
Infinity Visual and Performing Arts will be hosting Barbara Jean and Friends at the Infinity Arts Café at 7:00pm on Friday, April 28th for the Jazz at Infinity series. Barbara Jean will sing a variety of songs from the Great American Songbook accompanied by Dalt Berringer, Lloyd Howard, Dan Hull and Tim Clarke.Thanks to support from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, Jazz at Infinity events are free, family friendly, and open to the public. Audience members of all ages are welcome. The Infinity Arts Café performance entrance is located at 300 East 3rd Street. Look for the Neon Guitar! Handicapped accessibility is available on 2nd street by calling 716-664-0991.
The East Randolph United Methodist Church is holding a Rummage and Bake Sale
Friday April 28th from 9 AM to 7 PM (Rummage and Bake Sale) and Sat. April 29th from 9 AM to Noon (Bag sale...$1 per bag). Find the East Randolph United Methodist Church
at 122 Church Street, East Randolph. All proceeds go to missions.
The Ellington United Methodist Church at 776 West Main Street in Randolph will have a Rummage Sale from 9am to 2pm on Friday April 28th and a Rummage and Bag Sale on Saturday April 29th from 9am to 1pm. To make a donation or inquire about information call 287-3461.
Help choose Jamestown’s favorite pizza! All are invited to come to the fun and flavorful Slice of History Pizza Challenge Saturday April 29 from 1-3 at St. James Roman Catholic Church, 27 Allen St., Jamestown. Bring your appetite. Learn about Jamestown’s Italian heritage and share your family history. The fantastic and entertaining Italian Heritage Dancers will perform at 1:30. Cost is $10 for adults, $3 for children up to age 12.
The Fluvanna Fire Department will participate in the 6th Annual statewide RecruitNY weekend to help increase the number of volunteer firefighters. An open house will be held 11am and 7pm on April 29th and Noon to 7pm on Sunday April 30th. There will be free hot dogs, hamburgers and soda. This event is rain or shine. For more iformation visit
The film The Eagle Huntress will be show at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts on Saturday April 29th at 2pm. The Eagle Huntress is rated G. Tickets are 5 dollars! http://reglenna.com/events/movies-reg-eagle-huntress
Wits ‘n Giggles Stand-Up Comedy brought to you by Bud Light and Comfort Inn returns to the Northwest Arena Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. The night features headliner, Mike Conley; feature, Melissa Douty; and host Robb Will.Wits ‘n Giggles is held in the Jamestown Mattress Arena Club located on the top floor of the Northwest Arena. Tickets for the event are $10 presale, $12 day of show, and $5 for students. Must be 18 years of age and up to attend. Get your tickets today by calling 716.484.2624, visiting www.northwestarena.com, or at the Northwest Arena’s Landmark Chevrolet Box Office.
On Saturday, April 29th between 1-4pm family and friends of Dave Ahlstrom will host a benefit to help offset the enormous medical costs associated with Dave’s medical trauma this past March. Dave suffered neurological damage due to a triple dissection of his Aorta. You are welcome to the Busti Church of God, 996 Forest Avenue Extension, in Jamestown for a Chicken Dinner, Auction Items and a celebration of life and friendship. For information on how you can help please visit the “Benefit for Dave Ahlstrom” event page on Facebook or call Katie at 716-338-7940
The Frewsburg Lions Club is having a Chicken and Biscuit dinner from 5-7pm on Saturday April 29th at the Blue Building on Hazzard Street in Frewsburg. 8 dollars for adults, 5 dollars for children 5-10 and under 4 eat free. Proceeds benefit the Myers Memorial Library.
The 96th Highlanders Pipes and Drums present the Lake Effect Ceilidh Saturday April 29th starting at 4pm. There will be Celtic Entertainment with Limeric, Monte and Marcia Jones, and the 96th Highlanders Pipes and Drums. There will also be a Scottish Auction and Food! Don't miss the Irish Stew. tickets are a ten dollar donation presale and may be purchased at www.96thhighlanders.com
There will be a memorial benefit for Pat Marucci at the Celeron Legion from 12pm to 10pm on April 30th. There will be a number of activites and live music from Too Skinny, Brian Chase, Split Foot, The Rediculous 6 as well as a special appearance by Black Widow. All Proceeds benefit Pat's family. Tickets avialable at the Celeron Legion.
There will be a benefit breakfast for the Ellington Town Picnic on Sunday April 30th at the Ellington Fire Hall. From 8am-11:30am enjoy pancakes, french toast, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, toast, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, juices and milk.
Featuring REAL MAPLE SYRUP! Adults $8.00 Children 6-12 $4.50 Kids 5 & under FREE
Amish doughnuts also for sale. All at the ELLINGTON FIRE HALL 769 West Main Street, Ellington, NY
The Tanglewood Group, of the Jamestown area, is pleased to announce they are hosting a FREE community event- Taste of the Good Life- on May 3rd (5-6:30pm). The event will be held at Tanglewood’s Frewsburg property, the Frewsburg Rest Home. Chefs Travis Bensink and Jack Tibbets have taken over the kitchen and dietary service at all
Tanglewood locations, and are proud of the elevated, restaurant-quality menus they’ve
created for the residents. Community members are invited to sample some delicious dishes
from the chefs and tour the bed & breakfast-style assisted living facility. Taste of the Good
Life is happening on May 3rd from 5:00-6:30. Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP by calling 716-569-3095.
The movie Trainspotting 2 will be show at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts on Wednesday, May 3rd at 7pm. Trainspotting 2 is Rated R. Tickets are 5 dollars. http://reglenna.com/events/movies-reg-t2-trainspotting
The Lakewood Library at 12 West Summit Avenue will hold it's Spring Book Sale Thursday may 4th 9:30am to 7pm, Friday May 5th from 9:30am to 3pm and Saturday May 6th from 9:30am to 1pm. The Bag Sale will be Saturday. Fill a bag on Saturday for 2 dollars. For more information call the Lakewood Library.
Long Point State Park is hosting their first I Love My Park Day on May 6th from 9:00a.m.-1:00pm. If you are looking for a way to give back to the area you call home or help clean-up your favorite musky ice fishing spot, come join us as we show our state park some love through a day of service. Register online at I Love My Park Day for your free t-shirt and lunch!
It's Wing Night in Gerry, from 5-7pm Saturday May 6th. Hot, medium, mild, BBQ, Butter Garlic or Honey Mustard. Fries and Drink included. Dine in at the Dining Hall at the Rodeo grounds or take out. Proceeds benefit the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department.
There will be a Springtime Craft and Vendor Show on Saturday, May 6 from 10 am- 4 pm at the Relief Zone Community Center in Frewsburg. Join 20+ crafters and vendors for a fun day. Refreshments available. Proceeds to benefit the many aspects of the community center.
There will be a benefit Spaghetti dinner for Amanda Echard who is battling Stage 2 Brain Cancer, Saturday May 7th, 1pm at the Gerry Rodeo Grounds. There will also be music, a bake sale, 50/50 raffle and chinese auction. The cost is 10 dollars for adults, and 5 dollars for children 12 and under.
The Lego Batman Movie will be shown Wednesday, May 10th at 7pm at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts. Lego Batman is rated PG. Tickets are 5 dollars! http://reglenna.com/events/movies-reg-lego-batman-movie
There will be a Rummage Sale at Christ First United Methodist Church at the corner of Lakeview and Buffalo Streets on Thursday May 11th 5pm-8pm, Friday May 12th 10am-3pm and Saturday May 13th 9am to Noon. Saturday will be the 1.00 bag sale!
May 13th is National Train Day. There will be events at the Train Station at 319 West Third Street from 10am to 4pm including train displays and exhibits, A steam engine display, toy train show, sales and more! Presented by the Jamestown Area Railway Heritage Center. For information call 338-6089. Find them at
The Community Blood Bank is holding a Blood Drive May 16th from Noon to 5:30pm at Holy Redeemer Church in Warren. For more information please visit http://fourhearts.org/
Addiction Epidemic: Hope & Healing for Chautauqua Overview will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 601 Washington Ave., Dunkirk on Wednesday, May 17 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. This event includes prevention, treatment, and recovery resource presentations followed by an Opioid Overdose Response/Narcan Training at 4:00 p.m. lead by Alison Espin of the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services.
HOPE & HEALING UCAN Chapel will be held on Friday, May 19 12:30 p.m. at the UCAN City Mission, 7 W. First St. Jamestown, NY. The chapel will be a time of praise and prayer, with a message on hope.
The Herman Kent Post 777 American Legion on 26 Jackson Avenue will host a breakfast from 8:30am to 11am on Sunday May 21 that includes scrambled eggs, sausage gravy and biscuits, home fries, sausage gravy and biscuits, pancakes and more. The say this is the "Cheapest breakfast in town" - the Public is welcome! Proceeds benefit boys state scholarships and post maintinance.
The Community Blood Bank is holding a Blood Drive May 22nd from Noon to 5:30pm at St. Bernard's Church in Bradford. For more information please visit http://fourhearts.org/
Building a Brighter Community with Chautauqua Bright Spots will be held on Thursday, May 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the YWCA Auditorium, Jamestown, NY. This educational event for community members and existing Chautauqua Bright Spots will allow for further connections with local mental health, suicide prevention, and substance abuse help resources to foster hope & healing in Chautauqua County.
The Community Blood Bank is holding a Blood Drive May 26th from 11am to 2:30pm at the Warren YMCA. For more information please visit http://fourhearts.org/
safeTALK (Suicide Alertness For Everyone) Tuesday, May 30 2:00–5:00 p.m. at CASAC, 501 West Third St., Jamestown, NYA training that prepares anyone over the age of 15 to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources.
Don't miss the Ride to Find 'em event at Village Park in Celeron, Saturday June 10th. There will be food, wine and beer vendors, kids activities and live bands! For more information visit
The 17th Annual Motorcycle Rally for the Western New York Foodbank is September 16th 2017. For more information visit www.foodbankrun.com
Check out the Gateway Batting Cages, a non-profit and community supported facility with baseball and softball pitching machines, and cages for live pitching and tee work. Only $15 per cage hour! Teams qualify for special rates. Call 499-4956 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations and hours. The Gateway Center 31 Water Street off Foote Avenue in Jamestown. All proceeds benefit local families and help create a safe and positive space for youth and families to spend time
Freedom from active addiction happens in Narcotics Anonymous meetings. It IS possible to stop using drugs. Call Narcotics Anonymous - we can help. Call the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Narcotics Anonymous Helpline at 716-240-5983.
IF YOU WANT TO GAMBLE THAT IS YOUR BUSINESS, IF YOU WANT TO STOP, PLEASE CALL GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS @ 716-484-7717 TO FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION THAT IS TOTALLY FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL.
The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) Solid Waste Division reminds customers to dispose of “sharps” in a safe manner for the public and for BPU Solid Waste employees. Sharps may be disposed of safely in puncture resistant, leak-proof materials such as plastic milk or soda bottles.
Are you a senior, disabled adult or a parent of a child with disabilities and do not know where to go to get the services you need? Call NY Connects. NY Connects is a free service with specially trained operators to answer your questions and direct you to the programs and services you need and qualify for. Don’t get frustrated by calling around to find the services you need, just call NY Connects at 661-7582, that’s 661-7582.
The Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers, Inc., a not for profit United Way Agency is proud to announce that its Latino Outreach Program will now offer services county-wide! The Latino Outreach Program provides Interpretation services to Latino elderly, families and caregivers for available senior services, Translation services for not for profit agencies that want to better serve the Latino population, Outreach to educate the Latino population of available senior services to help older adults remain healthy and in the community, Cultural Competency Training for community agencies. For more information, Contact Crystal at 664-9759