Grand Island

The Grand Island Professional Women’s Chapter of New York State Women will meet Wednesday at the River Oaks Clubhouse, 201 Whitehaven Road at 6 p.m. The group promotes self-sufficiency among working women. For more information or to make reservations, call 773-9184 or e-mail

Also this week:

• The Cinderella Isle Garden Club will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. in Trinity United Methodist Church, 2100 Whitehaven Road. The club will discuss its upcoming plant exchange and white elephant Chinese auction. For more information, call 998-1186.

• Beaver Island State Park will offer a free boater safety course Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Beaver Island Clubhouse inside the park. For more information, call 773-3271.

• The Golden Age Center will host its annual Gram’s Garage Sale Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Nike Base Park, 3278 Whitehaven Road. The event will be held rain or shine.