A Calendar of Events for Ellicottville and the Surrounding Communities
Now – April 25
ECS Walking Program
Mon-Thurs 6-9pm when school is in session – check in at the High School back parking lot entrance each time.
Art Roscoe Trails
Allegany State Park
The park offers 18 hiking trails, 3 of which have been developed as self-guided nature trails. Or bike along miles of paved trails.
For current conditions, call (716) 945-0523.
Now- April 7
Spring Flower Show
The Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens in Hamburg will be FILLED with spring colors and beautiful fragrances! Farmer Brown’s Animals – 10am-4pm daily buffalogardens.com
April 8- April 13
Aquarium Tropical Fish Show
The Allegheny River Aquarium Society will present its Aquarium Tropical Fish Show at the Olean Public Library. Everyone is invited to attend the show, admission is FREE and you can vote for your favorite exhibit.
Second Annual Catt. Co, held at West Valley Fire Hall. Exhibitor displays & appetizers at 5:30, dinner at 6:45. Contact Deb Miller at 716-938-2318
April 11- April 21 “Dinner With Friends”–Springville Center for the Arts
A funny yet bittersweet play about the married lives of two couples who have been extremely close for years, and the impact felt by both couples when one relationship goes sour. Special dinner packages avail. www.springvillearts.org
Free Movie Night at the
Ellicottville Memorial Library
“The Life of Pi” 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Greater Olean Home & Garden Show
Over 80 exhibitors at the William O. Smith Recreation Center, 551 East State Street
Olean, NY 716-372-4433
Volunteer Fire Dept.
Spring Sportsmen’s Show
Buy-sell-trade-browse Over 150 vendor tables are expected. Sat., 9am-4pm, Sun., 9am-3pm
2013 Taste of the Southtowns
Held inside the Springville Fire Hall. 7 Restaurants will be serving 44 food items. Basket Chinese Auction, Silent Auction, 2 Live bands Proceeds benefit Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary.Call 716-942-6835, or e-mail: email@example.com
Franklinville Maple Festival
Stop by to taste that mouth watering, freshly made maple syrup and learn the process of making it!
Rock City Park
May 2-May 5
Olean Theatre Workshop presents Moon Over Buffalo
This play is a madcap look at life and love in the theatre. Chaos ensues when famed www.oleanworkshop.org/
Onoville Marina Open for 2013 Season
Steamburg, NY 716-354-2615
Allegany State Park
6K, 13K or 22K on the Art Roscoe Trail System, which features mile after mile of rolling, wide cross country and multi-use trails.
Great Valley Fireman’s Annual Regatta
This 10 mile regatta is fun for spectators and participants.
May 11 & 12
Rock City Park
Arts & Crafts Show
Olean NY 10 am – 5pm
2013 Leon Historical Museum’s Period
Leon Historical Museum
2013 Zoar Valley Fest
Routes to Art Weekend
Artist open their studios for all to visit – throughout Cattaraugus County
Finn McCool 4 Mile Odyssey at Griffis Scuplture Park
Participants navigate a 4 mile course loaded with challenging obstacles, difficult terrain and a mud pit at the finish, all building up to the moment when the race is over – and the real fun begins!
Holiday Valley Resort plays host to an amazing day of off-road athletic competition for runners and cyclists in several formats.
Holiday Valley Mudslide
A mud run that’s FUN! 8 obstacles. Ride up a chairlift to the start and choose from 3.5 mile or 5.4 mile courses
Open Daily 10 am – 5 pm Tues. /Wed. until 8 pm Closed Sunday www.evml.org 716-699-2842
Movie Night – On Friday April 12th we will be showing “The Life of Pi” from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. The movie will be shown on the projector screen in the Community Room at the library. Come join us for free popcorn and a drink!
Artwork at the Library – Beginning on March 16th and continuing through April 27th photographer Jennifer Karns will be displaying her artwork in the gallery area of the library. An artist’s reception will be held on Saturday, April 27th from 7-9pm in the Library’s Community Room.
Tax Forms – Many of the frequently used Federal and NYS tax forms and instruction booklets are now available at the library. If there is a form we do not have we can print one for you. Not going to be done in time? We have IRS form 4868 to file for an extension.
eBooks available at the library – Did you know that eBooks are now available through the library. All you need is a library card and a computer. Browse through over 2,000 eBook titles and download (for free) onto a compatible computer or device. Stop or call the library for more details on this exciting new technology.
Book Club meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm. The April 10th book is “Animal Farm” by George Orwell. Contact Bev Webster at 945-4089 for more information.
Story time is every
Wednesday at 11:15 a.m.
www.evml.org – check out our website for more information on new arrivals of books, coming events and classes, and browse the system catalog for books, eBooks and movies.