Briefly

Folk Dancers To Meet Monday

The Thule Folk Dancers will meet at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 825 Forest Ave. in Jamestown this coming Monday at 7 p.m. and again on Monday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. New authentic folk dances will be taught as well as old dances practiced. Upcoming performances will also be discussed. Anyone interested in learning dances are welcome to attend free of charge. For further information call Katie at 489-4646.

Historical Society Plans Meeting

RANDOLPH – The Randolph Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the municipal building. Bill Wadsworth will be speaking on the history of, and the current Metallic Ladder Business. The public is invited to attend the meeting. Please log on to randolphhistoricalsociety.org to learn more about the organization and its upcoming programs.

Rod &?Gun Groups To Gather

The Lakewood Rod and Gun Auxiliary board will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. The auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11. Helen Johnson will be the greeter; Jan Pintagro and Jan DeVoe, helpers. Past presidents will be honored and entertainment will be provided by a barbershop quartet. Nancy Rasmussen and Marcia Johnson will provide refreshments.

Myers Library Sets Storytime

FREWSBURG – Preschool storytime at Myers Memorial Library will be held Thursdays at 3 p.m. Starting Feb. 7, preschoolers are welcome to attend for stories, music and fun. For more information, call 569-5515.

Ruby Tuesday To Host Benefit

LAKEWOOD – Ruby Tuesday will be holding a community “Give Back” night to benefit the Winifred C. Dibert Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 7-9. Ruby Tuesday is offering to donate 20 percent of all full price guest checks to the Boys & Girls Club. Community members are encouraged to come out and have a delicious meal while supporting your local Boys & Girls Club. Diners will need a flyer that is available at the club, on the club website at www.bgcjamestown.org or at Ruby Tuesday the days of the program.

Speaker Series To Continue

BEMUS POINT – The Bemus Point Historical Society will continue its guest speaker series at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, with Sam Genco. Genco will discuss the steamboat fleet on Chautauqua Lake and the disposition of the vessels once retired. The Bemus Point Historical Society meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Bemus Point Historical Society on Alburtus Avenue, Bemus Point. The public is welcome to attend.

Skills Workshops Begin Feb. 13

Special Olympics Basketball Skills Training Club will hold Special Olympics Basketball Skills workshops on Wednesdays – Feb. 13, 20, 27; March 6, 13, 20; and April 10, in the Washington Middle School gymnasium, 159 Buffalo St., from 6:15-7:30 p.m. The Basketball Skills Workshop is for anyone 8 years and older who would like to learn introductory level basketball skills. Participants will need a valid Special Olympic Medical and Consent form on file to participate. For more information, call Sue Gullo at 484-3470.