Day Trip on Chautauqua Bella Planned for Aug. 19

The Ellicottville Historical Society will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 5. The guest speaker is Mark Dunkelman, who will be talking about his new book on Patrick Henry Jones. He will have copies of the book available for purchase.

The meeting will be held at the Ellicottville Memorial Library, 6499 Maples Road, starting at 7:30 p.m.

The meeting will begin with a brief business meeting. Anyone is invited to attend the meetings and programs, which are free of charge. Also we welcome all new members who would like to join the Historical Society.

The Ellicottville Historical Society is also sponsoring a Summer Day Trip on Wednesday, Aug. 19.  We will be carpooling from Ellicottville to Salamanca and then to Mayville to take a trip on the paddle boat, The Chautauqua Bella.  Then we will go to lunch at Andriaccio, where you will have a choice of the following: grilled chicken apple salad; Tuscan turkey panini, penne pasta with meatballs or an individual pizza.

The cost for lunch is $13, which will include your meal and drink, tax and gratuity; the cost of the Bella boat trip is $18, for a total of $31. Money will be collected on the day of the trip.

For reservations or more Information about the trip, please contact Ellen Frank at 716-699-2276 or 716-474-8528 by Sunday, August 16 and let her know your choice for lunch.