Community news briefs

Dunkirk Memorial Unit 62 meets Tuesday

Dunkirk Memorial Unit 62 monthly meeting will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Post 62. Agenda items will include election of officers for 2018, election of delegates to the Department of NY American Legion Auxiliary Convention, distribution of poppies, planning for the Chautauqua County Auxiliary monthly dinner meeting on Thursday at the Post and the annual Post 62 Memorial Day Chicken Barbecue. Members are encouraged to attend.

Sheridan sets Memorial Day plans

SHERIDAN — On Memorial Day in Sheridan there will be a parade at noon followed by services at the cemetery. The Sheridan Fire Department will hold a Chiavetta’s chicken barbecue with take out or dine in beginning at 1 p.m. at the Sheridan Fire Hall, Route 20. The cost is $9 per dinner. Tickets are available at the town clerk’s office.

Give Kids a Smile Day planned June 12

North Chautauqua Dental supports Give Kids a Smile Day on Monday, June 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. The practice will offer free cleaning and an exam for uninsured children under 16 years of age. There are a limited number of appointments available. For details, call 366-6822. North Chautauqua Dental is at 744 Central Ave. in Dunkirk.