Thursday, Oct. 25
Author presentation, book signing
Author Debra Cihon will appear on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m., at the Ripley Free Library. She will host a presentation discussing her book, "My Paranormal Diaries," followed by a book signing.
Friday, Oct. 26
Presbyterian Church fundraiser dinners
The First Presbyterian Church, 49 S. Portage St., Westfield, will be holding fundraiser dinners on Fridays this fall from 5 to 6:30 p.m., to benefit building restoration and mission outreach. The cost for dinner is $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. All dinners include a beverage and homemade dessert. Sit down, takeout and delivery are available. For delivery, call 326-2643 by noon on the day of the dinner.
On Oct. 26, dinner will be cheesy potatoes, peas, applesauce, sunset salad, corn muffins and cake buffet. On Nov. 2, dinner will be chicken with stuffing, corn, squash, Harvard beets, cranberry-orange relish and choice of pie. For more information, call 326-2643.
Saturday, Oct. 27
Tribute to Deutschmeister's Band
Join in a celebration honoring the 50 years of enjoyment and contributions the Deutschmeister's Band has brought to the region on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 2 p.m., in Eason Hall, 23 Elm St., Westfield. Take trips down memory lane, connect with old friends and honor the folks who were loved by all who heard them.
The Westfield VFW will hold a Halloween party on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8 p.m. to midnight. Music will be by Roll of the Dice. There will be a costume contest. Guests are welcome and can sign in at the door.
Sunday, Oct. 28
Vietnam Veterans meeting
Chapter No. 459 of the Vietnam Veterans of America will hold its monthly meeting on Sunday, Oct. 28 at 11 a.m., at the John T. Murray VFW Post No. 1017, 113 Deer St., Dunkirk. All Vietnam and Vietnam-era personnel are invited.
Monday, Oct. 29
A quilt exhibit begins Monday, Oct. 22 and runs through Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Ripley Free Library. Stop in to view some of the area's talented quilters. Admission is free.
Wednesday, Oct. 31
Hot soup supper
The Ripley United Methodist Church, 84 W. Main St., will be serving a hot soup supper on Oct. 31 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Come have dinner for the Halloween celebration on the eve of All Saint's Day. Bread and salad will be included with the meal. A free-will offering will be accepted.
Thursday, Nov. 1
Parkinson's support group at WMH
Westfield Memorial Hospital's Parkinson's Disease Support Group Meeting is held the first Thursday of every month from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Mayville Senior Citizens
The Mayville Senior Citizens Club meet on the first and third Thursdays of the month at the Mayville VFW at noon. All area seniors 55 or older are welcome. Bring a dish to pass and personal table service.
Saturday, Nov. 3
St. Peter's annual auction
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 12 Elm St., Westfield, will hold its annual auction on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 10 a.m., and a silent auction at 9 a.m. There's just something about a live auction that engages imagination and interest. Don't forget to mark the calendar for the live event. Items for auctioning include antiques, furniture, household/kitchen items, gifts, toys, art and crafts. Baked goods will be available for sale. Contact St. Peter's at 326-2064, email@example.com or www.stpeterswestfieldny.org for more information.
Think Christmas a Country Bazaar
Think Christmas a Country Bazaar will be held at Brocton Central School on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event is sponsored by ETA TAU Sorority. Food and drinks will be available to purchase.
Christmas Craft Bazaar
It is time for the annual Christmas Craft Bazaar in Findley Lake. The bazaar will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the fire hall on Main St., Findley Lake, N.Y. A variety of crafters and bakers from the surrounding area will be selling their handmade items. The kitchen committee will be serving a variety of homemade lunch items and pie throughout the day.
Participating crafters have donated items for a silent auction, there will be a 50/50 raffle, free door prize drawings throughout the day and admission is free.
The bazaar is sponsored by the Alexander Findley Library who will receive the proceeds.
Tuesday, Nov. 6
Election night special
There will be an Election night special, a chicken and biscuit dinner, at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 12 Elm St., Westfield on Nov. 6 from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $9 for adults and $5 for kids 10 and under.
Wednesday, Nov. 7
Chicken and biscuit dinner
The Portland Congregational Church will hold a chicken and biscuit dinner at the church on Church St., in Portland on Wednesday, Nov. 7 from 5 to 7 p.m. The menu will be chicken and biscuits with gravy, mashed potatoes, tossed salad, vegetable, dessert and drink.
Thursday, Nov. 8
Westfield Senior Citizens
The Westfield Senior Citizens meet on the second Thursday of the month at the YWCA Westfield at noon.
Parkinson's support group at Absolut Care
The Absolut Care of Westfield's Parkinson's Disease Support Group Meeting is held the second Thursday of the month in the Absolut Care Activity Room from 4 to 5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 12
Clymer-French Creek library book club
The Clymer-French Creek Free Library is having a book club, Plots and Pizza, for children in fourth through eighth grades. The meetings will be from 5 to 6 p.m., every second Monday of the month. Library officials will discuss what types of books children would like to read for future meeting. Those who already have a new library card can call the library at 355-8823 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Those who do not have a new library card should visit the library to register. For more information, contact the library at 355-8823.