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ConnectLife Blood Drive

Wed, November 3, 11:00 AM

Southern Tier Health Care System, Olean

ConnectLife Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 11/03/2021 11:00am 11/03/2021 4:00pm America/New_York ConnectLife Blood Drive

Donations stay in the community to help local patients. The need for donors remains great.

For an appointment, call 716-529-4270, or visit ConnectLifeGiveBlood.org. Walk-ins are welcome.

150 N. Union St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean Common Council Committee of the Whole, Regular Meeting

Tue, November 9, 6:00 PM

Council Chambers, Olean Municipal Building, Olean

Olean Common Council Committee of the Whole, ...

Government

Add to My Calendar 11/09/2021 6:00pm 11/09/2021 7:00pm America/New_York Olean Common Council Committee of the Whole, Regular Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will view a presentation by Twin Tier Disk Golf Club about a youth course at Franchot Park.

The regular council meeting will follow at 6:05 p.m. Agenda items are:

Adoption of a social media policy for employees of the city.
Amending the City of Olean Code of Ordinances Section 24-135 to prohibit parking on the north side of Washington Street at its east ...

101 E. State St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean Board of Education Meeting

Tue, November 9, 6:30 PM

Olean High School, Olean

Olean Board of Education Meeting

Education Government

Add to My Calendar 11/09/2021 6:30pm 11/09/2021 8:00pm America/New_York Olean Board of Education Meeting

Meeting is open to the public and will be streamed live via YouTube.

Agenda may be viewed at https://go.boarddocs.com/ny/olean/Board.nsf/Public.


410 W. Sullivan St. Olean, NY 14760
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Wed, November 10, 7:00 PM

Virtual @ Union Public Library, Union

Broadway Goes to War (Zoom)

Arts & Entertainment Other

Add to My Calendar 11/10/2021 7:00pm 11/10/2021 8:00pm America/New_York Broadway Goes to War (Zoom)

Unlike much of WWII entertainment, Broadway theater addressed controversial topics like isolationism, racism, genocide, and battle fatigue. Join Robert L. McLaughlin and Sally Parry, authors of Broadway Goes to War, for a picture of the war's impact on daily life during WWII. To register and get the link go to: https://uplnj.org/event/broadway-goes-to-war/


Virtual Union, NJ 07083
Children's Author Ramona Witzigman

Thu, November 11, 5:30 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

Children's Author Ramona Witzigman

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 11/11/2021 5:30pm 11/11/2021 6:30pm America/New_York Children's Author Ramona Witzigman

The children's author from Hinsdale will read her book, "The Very Lucky Bunny," and sign copies.

Snacks and crafts will be provided.

Registration is not required.


134 N. Second St. Olean, NY 14760
Race Unity Circle's Native American Heritage Month Movie Screening

Thu, November 11, 6:30 PM

Olean Public Library Gallery, Olean

Race Unity Circle's Native American Heritage ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 11/11/2021 6:30pm 11/11/2021 8:30pm America/New_York Race Unity Circle's Native American Heritage Month Movie Screening

“Denying Access: NoDAPL to NoNAPL,” film by Jason Corwin and Tami Watt, will be shown.

Corwin will make remarks after film is aired. He is a Ph.D. and clinical assistant professor in the Department of Indigenous Studies at SUNY – Buffalo.

134 N. Second St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean-Bradford Area Hams Resume Monthly Breakfasts

Sat, November 13, 9:00 AM

Perkins Bakery & Restaurant, Olean

Olean-Bradford Area Hams Resume Monthly Breakfasts

Education Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 11/13/2021 9:00am 11/13/2021 10:30am America/New_York Olean-Bradford Area Hams Resume Monthly Breakfasts

Group which met regularly at the Lighthouse in Bradford until February 2020 is resuming monthly meetings on second Saturdays.

Meetings are open to any area ham or friend or significant other.

Persons who want to attend should let organizer Bruce Osgood know by searching KB3ZQM on qrz.com and using the email that comes up after they log in. They also can email Carole McNall at ...

2728 W. State St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Mon, November 15, 5:00 PM

Olean High School, Olean

Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Education Government

Add to My Calendar 11/15/2021 5:00pm 11/15/2021 7:00pm America/New_York Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Meeting is open to the public and will be streamed live via YouTube.

Agenda may be viewed at https://go.boarddocs.com/ny/olean/Board.nsf/Public.


410 W. Sullivan St. Olean, NY 14760
Race Unity Circle Monthly Book Club

Tue, November 16, 7:00 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

Race Unity Circle Monthly Book Club

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 11/16/2021 7:00pm 11/16/2021 8:00pm America/New_York Race Unity Circle Monthly Book Club

Group will discuss “The Round House" by Louise Erdrich. Multiple copies of the book are available at the library.

134 N. Second St. Olean, NY 14760
ConnectLife Blood Drive

Wed, November 17, 11:00 AM

Southern Tier Health Care System, Olean

ConnectLife Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 11/17/2021 11:00am 11/17/2021 4:00pm America/New_York ConnectLife Blood Drive

Donations stay in the community to help local patients. The need for donors remains great.

For an appointment, call 716-529-4270, or visit ConnectLifeGiveBlood.org. Walk-ins are welcome.

150 N. Union St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Thu, November 18, 5:30 PM

Olean High School, Olean

Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Education Government

Add to My Calendar 11/18/2021 5:30pm 11/18/2021 7:00pm America/New_York Olean Board of Education Special Meeting

Meeting is open to the public.

Agenda may be viewed at https://go.boarddocs.com/ny/olean/Board.nsf/Public.


410 W. Sullivan St. Olean, NY 14760
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Tue, November 23, 7:00 PM

Virtual @ Union Public Library, Union

Where Southern Soul Began (Zoom)

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 11/23/2021 7:00pm 11/23/2021 8:00pm America/New_York Where Southern Soul Began (Zoom)

Stax Records was influential in creating Southern and Memphis soul music using integrated bands, staff, and artists. Artists included Booker T., Otis Redding, Isaac Hayes, Richard Prior, N'dambi, the Staple Singers, and more. Enjoy a "visit" to the Stax Museum to experience it first hand. To register and get the link go to: https://uplnj.org/event/where-southern-soul-began/


Virtual Union, NJ 07083
Santa Claus Lane Parade

Fri, November 26, 6:30 PM

Olean's downtown area, Olean

Santa Claus Lane Parade

Community Calendar

Add to My Calendar 11/26/2021 6:30pm 11/26/2021 8:30pm America/New_York Santa Claus Lane Parade

The annual event begins at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and North Union Street, near the Burger King.

Parking spaces along both sides of North Union Street from Delaware Avenue to Route 417 to will be closed for vehicle parking at 4 p.m. and will reopen at 8:30 p.m. Delaware Avenue will be closed to traffic at 5:30 p.m. North Union Street will be closed to traffic at 6:15 p.m.

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North Union Street Olean, NY 14760

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COVID-19 Pause Could Help the Bonnies in the Long run

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — On Dec. 17, following a 37-point loss to the Virginia Tech Hokies in North Carolina, St. Bonaventure University men’s basketball coach Mark Schmidt was asked about the spiking COVID-19 cases in Cattaraugus County.

“We knew that [COVID-19 cases increasing] could be a possibility,” Schmidt said. “We try to do everything we can, but nothing ...

JCC Seeks Nominations for Distinguished Alumnus Award

January 22, 2022

Nominations are sought by March 1 for the 2022 Distinguished Alumnus Award, given by the Jamestown Community College alumni associations at the Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses.

Since 1980, the alumni associations have presented honorees with the Distinguished Alumnus Award, the association’s highest distinction. The award is given to those who typify JCC’s tradition of ...

Franchot Park Children’s Disc Golf Course Fundraising Starts

The Twin Tiers Disc Golf Association [TTDGA], inspired by the idea and efforts of group member Dave Haynes, is gearing up fundraising efforts for a 9-hole disc golf course that is designed with youth and novice players in mind. The course, being installed near Franchot's Children's Memorial Garden this summer, will also extend the garden's mission by including trees and landscape ...

Native American Exhibition Opens Jan. 21 at JCC in Olean

OLEAN, NY – “Stirring the Pot: Bringing the Wanamaker Photos Home” will open Friday at the Center Gallery on Jamestown Community College’s Cattaraugus County Campus.

The exhibition will remain on view 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through March 11. A panel discussion is planned for noon-1 p.m. on Feb. 9. The exhibition and discussion are free and open to ...

Tips for Making (and Keeping!) Your New Year’s Resolutions

With the holidays quickly approaching, many people are beginning to think about their New Year’s resolutions. According to a recent survey conducted by YouGovAmerica, the most common resolutions people made in 2020 were to exercise more, improve their diets, and to lose weight.

 

If you’re planning to alter a few unhealthy habits of your own, here are a few tips to help you ...

Cozy Up Your Living Space with These Simple Design Tips

It doesn’t have to be cold outside to appreciate a warm and inviting living space. But when crisp fall air arrives or temperatures drop on a blustery winter day, there’s nothing better than kicking back and relaxing in a comfortable atmosphere.

 

Creating a cozy space is easier than you think. Follow these tips to bring out the warm and fuzzy feels.

Create a Reading ...

How to Throw a New Year’s Eve Party Your Guests Won’t Forget

New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to get friends and loved ones together. Instead of spending a fortune on NYE event tickets, why not opt to stay in and host the celebration yourself? Here are a few tips for hosting an epic New Year’s Eve bash to remember.

 

Pick a theme.

If you’re hosting a large group of people, consider choosing a theme in advance. Having a ...