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Grand Island Memorial Library will kick off another round of its popular free computer classes for adults Wednesday afternoon.

The first class will teach computer basics for beginners, reviewing the computer’s hardware and software, the use of the mouse and keyboard, and some tips on buying a computer. Next week’s lesson is on Internet basics, followed by the basics of Microsoft Word on March 19, and organizing computer files and folders on March 26.

All classes take place from 2 to 4 p.m. in the library, 1715 Bedell Road. Space is limited and registration is required for each class. To register, call 773-7124.

Also this week:

• The Town Board has a workshop at 6 p.m. Monday, followed by its regular meeting at 8, in Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road. Five public hearings are scheduled for the regular meeting; among the subjects are a local law dealing with vacation rental homes, and code amendments regarding on-site sales at community gardens and penalties for putting “injurious items” on town highways. The board will hold a workshop at 8 a.m. Tuesday to discuss contractors’ yards in residential areas.

• Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick, R-Tonawanda, will be at the Golden Age Center, 3278 Whitehaven Road, at 9 a.m. Tuesday to answer questions about senior and social services, veteran affairs and other issues. Free notary services also will be available.

• The Senior High School’s rugby team will host a spaghetti dinner at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in the school cafeteria, 1100 Ransom Road. Tickets are $5 presale, $6 at the door or $20 for a family of five or more.

• June Crawford will talk about grain elevators at the Grand Island Historical Society’s general meeting, which begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in River Lea at Beaver Island State Park.

• St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 1453 Staley Road, is hosting a program on the World Day of Prayer at 10 a.m. Friday.

• St. Stephen Home School Association’s annual Lenten fish fry dinners will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Fridays in the school cafeteria at 2080 Baseline Road. Dinner prices range from $5 to $12, with discounts available for senior citizens and children.