COMEDY: Kristea Becker's "Doing Time" open-mike show after comedy showcase with about a dozen local and visiting comic, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, $3 Nietzche's, 248 Allen St.
SPEAKER: Edna Northrup will be the guest speaker for "Skiing in Ellicottville" at the Cattaraugus County Genealogical Society meeting, 7 p.m. Jan. 2, Salamanca Public Library, 155 Wildwood Ave. For more information, call 945-1890.
PROGRAM: "Congress on Your Corner," a program by Brian Higgins, aimed to better serve Erie and Chautauqua counties, will meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 3, Northwest Buffalo Community Center, 155 Lawn Ave. For more information, call 852-3501.
BOOK SALE: Presented by the Friends of Richmond Memorial Library, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 4, in the library, 19 Ross St., Batavia. Large selection of mysteries, science-fiction, cookbooks and more. For details, call 343-9550.