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Lakeshore Humane Society founded ‘Souper Bowl’

February 11

The Lakeshore Humane Society will hold a special meeting. “Soup Bowl Saturday” Pet Adoption Day at the Adoption Center Saturday, February 11, 15:00 – 15:00

Headquarters is located in Dunkirk at 431 E. Chestnut St. located at. Various homemade soups are available for purchase. For $20 soup and take home a beautiful soup bowl (with the LHS logo) handmade by local artisan Lisa Eppolito. There will also be bread, drink and dessert. Lunch without the craft bowl is available for $15. Meet some of the dogs and cats in need of nursing homes as you support the LHS and warm up with some soup! If you are unable to attend the LHS Open Adoption Hours (which are held every Saturday from 3 PM to 3 PM and Wednesday from 6 PM to 8 PM), call 672-1991 to see dogs and cats waiting to be adopted. (You must be 21 years old to own a pet.)

While at the LHS Adoption Center, check out: “Cat Meow” Boutique to find pet related items and further support the LHS. Also note that LHS collects returnable bottles and boxes in a collection box in the lobby of the Adoption Center. For more information, call 672-1991, see the Lakeshore Humane Society on Facebook, or visit www.lakeshorehumanesociety.org.

‘Cancel’ to mark

200 years of Otto

OTTO – The town begins its 200th anniversary celebration of its founding by the New York State Legislature on February 10, 1823. To commemorate this event, the town offers a special occasion to all concerned. “to cancel.”

Please bring as many stamped envelopes or postcards as you want to the post office at this time and the postmaster or clerk will stamp your envelope with a special cancellation and return it to you.

One of these would make a great gift for anyone interested in local history, stamp collecting or postal history.

Contact [email protected] for more information.

Health care

scholarship available now

In recent years, demand for healthcare workers has increased across the country and here in Chautauqua County, and this trend is expected to continue. Students beginning or continuing their education in the healthcare field are encouraged to apply for a scholarship from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation (NCCF). The Chautauqua County Home Utility Scholarship was established in 2015 by former members of the Chautauqua County Home Utility. Students entering the healthcare field from North Chautauqua County are invited to apply by April 1. The committee will first consider applications from Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center staff and family members.

Interested students can find more information and the application online at nccfoundation.org/cnrc-scholarship. For questions, please contact NCCF Scholarship Coordinator Michele Starwalt-Woods at 716-366-4892 or email [email protected] Completed applications, along with the required essay, should be sent to NCCF, 212 Lake Shore Drive West, Dunkirk, NY 14048 by April 1, 2023. For more information on this or other scholarships available through the NCCF, please visit nccfoundation.org/scholarships-. house.

Since its founding in 1986, NCCF has invested more than $20 million in northern Chautauqua County through strategic grant-making, targeted scholarships, and leadership and community collaborations. In recent years, demand for healthcare workers has increased across the country and here in Chautauqua County, and this trend is expected to continue. Students beginning or continuing their education in the healthcare field are encouraged to apply for a scholarship from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation (NCCF). For more information about the NCCF, visit www.nccfoundation.org.

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