Briefly

Thrift Shop Has Items Available

St. Luke’s Thrift Shop, 409 Pine St., Jamestown, has an abundant supply of extra-large men’s clothing, including up to size 44 shorts. The shop also has plus-sized ladies clothing up to size 4x. Ladies raincoats and scrubs are being offered at half price. The shop is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays. Donated items are received on those days as well as 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays. Proceeds from the shop, which is run by volunteers from St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, RSVP and the community, are donated to local outreach programs.

Church To Hold Rummage Sale

YOUNGSVILLE, Pa. – St. Berea Lutheran Church, Route 958 and Route 6 at Three Point, will hold a rummage sale from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Outdoor Club Plans Bike Ride

On Thursday, the Allegheny Outdoor Club will ride bikes from Russell to North Warren and back. Participants will meet beside the Russell post office at 5:30 p.m. For more information call Pat Spicer at 814-757-8331, evenings. On Saturday, the AOC will kayak or canoe on Tionesta Creek from the Sheffield to Blue Jay Bridge. Participants should bring their lunch and water and meet at the Sheffield Boat Launch at 10 a.m. Boat registration is required. This event will be canceled if it rains or if the temperature drops below 60 degrees. For more information call Dennis Anderson in Jamestown at 969-9772. On Sunday, the AOC will ride bikes 24 miles on the Sandy Creek Trail near Cranberry. This trail, which runs alongside Sandy Creek, includes bridges and a tunnel. Participants will meet at Musante Street at 1:30 p.m. For more information call Earl Ross at 814-726-3920 or cell 814-706-1198.

JHS Class Of ’63 Sets Reunion

The JHS Class of 1963 will hold its 50th reunion on July 5-6. Reservations are due. For more information, call Tom Karapantso at 487-9645 or visit www.jhsclassof63.com.

CRCF To Hold Annual Meeting

On Wednesday, June 19, the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation will hold its annual meeting at the Gateway Train Station, 211-217 W. Second St. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour and tour of the newly remodeled train station. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. A $10 donation will be accepted. The meeting portion of the night will begin at 7:30 p.m. Elections will be held and reports given. The public is welcome to attend. Reservations are due by June 14 by calling 661-3390.

Kennedy Grange To Meet Friday

Kennedy Grange 496 met recently at the Clarks Corners Community Church with a baking powder biscuit contest with judges being Lois and Linda Kesby of Ellery. Winners were Barb Wiltsie, first place; Donna Cross, second place; and Eunice Speta, third place. Brenda Gustafson was in charge of the event. It was noted that April was Grange Month, and Kennedy Grange celebrated by sowing the seeds of Kindness with a food drive for the Kennedy First United Methodist Church food cupboard. The next meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Clarks Corners Church with a presentation put on by the Randolph Central School FFA students with Patricia Walker, teacher and adviser.