Audubon Offering Wildflower Walk at Chautauqua

JAMESTOWN – Spring wildflowers flourish in the wild places on the grounds of Chautauqua Institution. Audubon Center and Sanctuary Senior Naturalist Jeff Tome, a longtime student of wildflowers, sees as many as 250 varieties each spring. While leading groups of local schoolchildren, he observed the large numbers of wildflowers on the Institution grounds. From 9 […]

Scholars Day Held At JCC’s Jamestown Campus

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College held its first Scholars Day program to celebrate academic research and creative activity among faculty and students. The event featured poster displays, as well as a small number of oral and tabletop presentations. Entries representing honors program coursework, capstone courses, study abroad experiences, field placements and internships, performances, service work, […]

JCC Featured At SUNY Showcase

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College was one of the featured colleges at the State University of New York’s Western New York Regional Showcase in Buffalo on May 1. The event, which spotlighted notable programs and initiatives among ten SUNY institutions in the region, culminated the series of showcases that began last fall as part of […]

Strider Corner – May 2012

JAMESTOWN – Eighty degrees and sunny one minute, 30 degrees and snowing the next; it has been a wild and wooly spring! Despite the changeable weather, in just a few weeks, Chautauqua Striders will begin its track season in earnest. Late May, June, and July are packed with events and activities designed for every track […]

Jamestown Salvation Army Domestic Violence Program Receives National Salvation Army Award

SYRACUSE, NY – “Women are beaten every three seconds in our nation,” according to Stacey Tanner, program director of the Jamestown Salvation Army Anew Center – Domestic Violence & Rape Crisis Programs. This speaks to the prevalence of domestic violence right here in our country. Three women die in the United States daily from domestic […]

Swedish Gammaldans Group to Perform at Unitarian Church on May 20

JAMESTOWN – On Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 7:00 p.m., The Swenska Spelman Swedish Gammaldans Group will perform at the Music Salon Series at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Jamestown. Svenska Spelman is a traditional Scandinavian gammaldans (barn dance) group based in Jamestown, NY. We have been together for over ten years. Svenska Spelman is […]