OLAF FUB SEZ: According to President Woodrow Wilson, born on this date in 1856, “If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.”
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HELPER WANTED – Looking for a part-time program and volunteer coordinator is the Rural Outreach Center, which serves needy families in southern Erie County and the Southern Tier from headquarters at 730 Olean Road, East Aurora. The coordinator will work 25 to 30 hours a week and will help expand the reach of the agency’s programs.
A bachelor’s or master’s degree is preferred, along with experience in a related field. The job also will require the use of a car for travel to rural areas. For more info, call 240-2220 or visit theroc.co.
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PLENTY OF WORK – Speaking of jobs, more than 50 Western New York employers will be on hand for a Job and Career Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. next Wednesday in the Spring Student Center cafeteria on the Erie Community College North Campus in Amherst.
Companies taking part include BAK USA, Fidelis Care and People Inc. Parking and admission are free. Those attending are advised to bring copies of their résumés and dress appropriately for interviews. The session is sponsored by ECC’s One-Stop Career Center and the state Department of Labor.
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FESTIVE OCCASION – The free monthly community dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday will be a holiday party in St. John’s Lutheran Church, 3512 Clinton St. at Union Road, West Seneca. The menu will include pizza, garlic knots, Buffalo barbecue chili, beverages and desserts. All are invited. Donations are welcome.
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PLAN AHEAD – St. Stephen’s Bethlehem United Church of Christ, 750 Wehrle Drive, Amherst, is taking orders for its coming soup sale. One-quart containers of homemade beef vegetable soup are $5. Quarts of homemade chicken noodle soup are $4. Proceeds benefit the Mission Fund. Orders can be picked up from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 22 at the church. To place an order, call 632-4226 or 684-8731.
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY – Norm Daley, Tyler Chrosniak, Michelle Bielefeld, Helen Meuller, Nan Tramont, Joyce Kryszak, Ken Corcoran, Dave Gray, Fran Urbanski, Alexandra Piotrowski, Sammy Szafranek, Rory McCulle Inman, Susan Nola, Bill Bradberry, Mary Ann Zenger, Sue Frayne, Avery Henry Vogt, Tim Leary, Whitey Paas, Michael Buchert and Char Rush.
AND THURSDAY – Tyler Flynn, Debbie Magrum, Pete Simon, Erin Grajek, Judith M. Powell, Jan Schaller, Tracey Tumiel, Scott Allen Kelley, Ron Clements, Ellen Lettieri, Jeanne Wrazen, Karen Phillips, Jill Reese, Mike Reilly, John Fontanese and Kimberly Boyle.