SWAN Day Event Is Saturday

Infinity Visual and Performing Arts is holding the third annual SWAN Day Art Market, on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Female artists and crafters are invited to reserve a 4–foot-by-6-foot space for a $20 donation and participate in our SWAN Day Art Market. Artists are responsible for their own tables and set up. Contact to sign up or call 664-0991. For more details, visit There will also be a lunchtime lecture on the history of women in the arts presented at the Reg Studio Theater by Deb Eck and “Comfort Zone,” an art exhibit by Audrey Dowling will be the featured show at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery.

Chess Event Planned Today

Signups for the Jamestown City Chess Championship will be held today at 5 p.m. at the Jamestown YMCA. A round-robin tournament will follow. Time limit will be game or 90 moves per player. Entry fee is $10 and U.S. chess membership is required. Daniel Miraglia is the defending champion.

Household Items Being Accepted

The Community Outreach at First Lutheran Church, Chandler and Center streets, is currently accepting donations of small household items and clothing, in good condition. Items should be dropped off during regular center hours, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., each Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Annual Auction Set For Friday

Independent Railroaders will host the annual auction night at Friday’s meeting in the First Lutheran Church, 120 Chandler St., Jamestown. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., followed by the program at 7 p.m.. Members can buy or sell at no charge. Non-members are welcome to buy at no charge and sell for a fee of $3. Because of limited time, group like items together and use minimum bid or bid your item up to save time. For more information, contact Dave Shaw at 763-6211.

Free Family Movie Night Set

Christ First United Methodist Church, corner of Buffalo and Lakeview, Jamestown will host a free family movie night on Saturday. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The movie will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Pizza, soft drinks and fresh popped popcorn will be available. For more information, call 664-5803.

Fredonia To Show Documentaries

FREDONIA – Five critically acclaimed documentaries that examine major environmental issues will be presented during the Earth Week Environmental Film Series at the State University at Fredonia on Saturday at 101 Jewett Hall. The films, selected based on their ability to raise awareness of the breadth of sustainability issues, their respective topics and screen times are: “For The Next 7 Generations,” about healing Earth, noon; “Bitter Seeds,” GMOs and food issues, 2 p.m.; “Trashed,” over-consumption, 4 p.m.; “Plastic Shores,” plastic pollution, 6 p.m.; and “Chasing Ice,” global climate change, 8 p.m. Admission to all films is free and open to the public. The series is sponsored by the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation Environmental Fund and NRG.