Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Gosh, it’s still September and signs of Christmas are beginning to creep in, but we do have to plan ahead, and at least we know there are wonderful things to look forward to this season.
• Do you have computer questions? How about Nook or Kindle questions? Stop by the Newfane Library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and bring your Nook, Kindle, Ipad, Laptop, etc. Computer instructor Sara Taylor will be there to help you.
Sign up has begun for the library’s Fall Pre-School Story Hour, which will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday mornings, starting this week through Nov. 16. Sign up either in person at the library or by calling 778-9344.
Get stocked up on winter reads! The library will be having a bag sale for used books on the last Saturday of every month. Stop by the library this Saturday and stock up by filling a plastic grocery bag for $2 or paper/cloth bag for $5.
• The Lakeview Village Shoppes are open from 11 a.m. to dusk weekends only, through September and October. You can also hook into free WiFi on the boardwalk. It is a great place to shop, have something to eat and enjoy the Lake Ontario view.
• Puppy Socials will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 6 at Shoppe On Main, 2714 Main St, Newfane. These are for dogs up to 18 months of age. Dog trainer Karen Drumm teaches the class. Puppies need to have had their first shots before coming to class. This is a great way for your puppy to learn manners outside of the home, particularly when meeting other dogs. Call Karen at 638-1211 to reserve your spot.
• Looking for something new to do? Shoppe on Main offers lots of classes and events. Crochet classes are held every Thursday. Student classes start at 3:30 p.m.; adults at 4:30 p.m. Beginners and advanced learners are welcome, and the cost is $5 per class. For more information, call Lisa at 751-6723. Every Tuesday, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, one of Shoppe On Main's knitting artists will be teaching knitting for beginners through intermediate level. Classes are $5 each For more information call 778-5273. Walk-ins are welcome.