Community notebook

FFUMC to hold chicken barbecue fundraiser Saturday

First United Methodist Church of Fredonia would like to say thank you to community members for supporting all of our fundraising events. As a result, leaders from FFUMC, Cherry Creek Methodist Church, and Christ Community Church were able to take 18 youth to the Kingdom Bound Christian Music Festival at Six Flags. They enjoyed camping, fellowship, amusement rides, water park slides, concerts, and many wonderful motivational speakers.

Tickets are still available for the final event which is Saturday, Aug. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chiavetta’s Famous Charbroiled Chicken lovers can eat under our big tent, or take it to go. Tickets are $10 and include cole slaw, potato salad, a roll and butter. We will also be selling chilled spring water and mouth watering David’s cookies.

Unique Car Club plans Car and Bike Show

The Unique Car Club will hold a Car and Bike Show on Sunday, Aug. 25 from noon to 6 p.m. at Point Gratiot, NY Route 5 and Point Drive W., Dunkirk. There is a $15 vehicle entry. There will be first, second, third prizes in categories, a car limbo, first group to get there, best male ride, best female ride, biggest crew, who drove the farthest. Prizes will be awarded for oldest and newest. Years will vary. Two and four door, convertibles, cleanest ride, nicest bike! 50/50s. By popular demand! Majestic Sound: merengue, bachata, salsa, reggaeton, contest.

Legion Riders to hold Dice Run Saturday

The American Legion Riders will hold its second annual Dice Run on Saturday, Aug. 24. This year’s theme is “Bikes for Bridles” with proceeds going to the N.E.I.G.H. program helping local veterans with equestrian therapy. Registration will be at Dunkirk Memorial Post 62, 211 Central Ave. at 10 a.m., with kickstands up at noon. The run returns to the Frewsburg American Legion Post 556, 9 Meadow Lane for dinner. Donation $15 rider, $5 per passenger. $5 per person to enter into dice roll. There will also be an auction. The event will be held rain or shine.

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