The George Barone Reunions will be held July 5 and July 6 from noon to 7 p.m. each day.
On July 5, the first event is at the Gateway Train Station in Jamestown for former players, parents and friends of Jamestown, Fredonia and Dunkirk. Deceased players will also be remembered.
Chicken barbecues, by All-American Barbecue, will be served from 2-5 p.m. Cost is $18 each with all proceeds going to the children's unit of Roswell Park Cancer Institute. A short program will follow at 5 p.m. along with a 50-50 drawing and auctioned items.
Checks should be made payable to Barone Baseball Reunion and sent as soon as possible to Geraci and Company, 18 E. 3rd St., Jamestown, or via Paypal account to firstname.lastname@example.org.
On July 6, former players, parents and friends, including the girls hardball league, from Southwestern Area Sports, will have their reunion at the Celoron Legion. Former players, parents and friends of all-star teams and the Chautauqua County Travelers from Falconer, Frewsburg, Maple Grove, Cassadaga, Sherman, Ripley and Chautauqua Lake will also be recognized. Dinner will be served from 2-4 p.m. at $20 with the proceeds going to the Make A Wish Foundation. A short program is to follow at 4 p.m.
Checks should be payable to Barone Baseball Reunion of the Ages and sent to Baseball Reunion of the Ages, P.O. Box 174, Lakewood, N.Y. 14750.
A 50-50 drawing and an auction will be held.
Any group or individuals that would like to make a donation to either cause would be appreciated. For any questions on either reunion, contact Barone at 483-2460.