Briefs

Trowel Talk To Be Held Tonight

CHERRY CREEK – A session of ” Master Gardener Trowel Talk” will be held tonight from 7-8 p.m.mid at the Cherry Creek Library on Main Street, Cherry Creek. Learn about herbal teas: how to grow them, and how to prepare a great cup of tea. There will be sampling of herbal teas as well. Call Sharon Sweating at 296-5105 for more information.

Farmland Board To Meet Today

LITTLE VALLEY – The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board will meet at 1 p.m. today in the large committee room on the third floor of the Cattaraugus County Center in Little Valley. The public is welcome to attend.

Garden Workshop Is Wednesday

FREWSBURG – Myers Memorial Library in Frewsburg will host a free garden art workshop and PowerPoint presentation Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The workshop will detail ways to use art pieces in gardens. For more information, call the library at 569-5515.

Falconer To Hold Garage Sale Days

The Falconer Business Association will be sponsoring their annual villagewide Garage Sale days Friday and Saturday. Participants can sign up to receive a yard sign and to be listed on the village map for a cost of $5 at the Falconer Vac Shoppe at 15 W. Main St. in Falconer. Maps will be available Thursday afternoon.

Day Of Prayer Set For Thursday

In observance of The National Day of Prayer on Thursday, Hillcrest Baptist Church will hold a concert of prayer in the church sanctuary. Beginning at 6:30 p.m., those gathered will pray for the nation, community and world. The community is invited to participate. Hillcrest is located on the corner of Newland Avenue and Hallock Street in Jamestown. For more information, call the church office at 483-3331 or visit hillcrestjamestown.com.

Alzheimer’s Assn. To Hold Class

DUNKIRK Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. It is a progressive and fatal brain disease that is the most common form of dementia. “The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease” is a free class, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association Western New York Chapter, for anyone who would like to know more about the disease and related dementias. The class is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday in the Dunkirk Free Library at 535 Central Ave. The class is free and open to the public, but registration is requested by calling toll-free: 1-800-272-3900.

Republicans To Hold Breakfast

GERRY – The Gerry Republican Committee is holding a pancake and eggs fundraising breakfast Saturday at the Gerry Firehall. Breakfast will be served from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and the cost is $7 per person. There will be many elected officials in attendance who can answer questions about local concerns. All proceeds will go to supporting Republican candidates in the November elections.