CHICKEN BARBECUE: Crittenden Presbyterian Church will hold a Chiavetta’s chicken barbecue from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the church, located at 3320 Crittenden Road, Alden. The cost is $9. For tickets, call Judy Geyer at 542-4861.
HEART WALK: The American Heart Association’s Heart Walk begins with a Health and Wellness Expo at 8 a.m. Sunday at Coca-Cola Field in Buffalo. The noncompetitive three-mile walk will begin a 9:30 a.m.
Money raised is used to fund research and local advocacy, education and training programs. For information, call 614-1980 or visit www.buffaloniagaraheartwalk.org.
POLISH DANCERS OPEN HOUSE: The Polish Heritage Dancers of Western New York will hold an open house to kick off its 16th season from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Holy Mother of the Rosary Cathedral, 6298 Broadway, Lancaster.
The event will feature costume displays, a showcase of past performances and a discussion with current dancers and directors.
No experience is necessary. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 681-3526.
COLLINS STAFF OFFICE HOURS: A staff member from the office of Rep. Chris Collins will hold satellite office hours from 10:30 a.m. to noon Monday at the Yates Community Library, 15 North Main St., Lyndonville; and 1:30 to 3 p.m. Friday at Lockport Public Library, 22 East Ave., Lockport, to answer any questions or address any concerns that his constituents may have about all federal matters including Social Security benefits and Medicare, as well as interacting with federal agencies including the Veterans and Small Business administrations.
GRISANTI STAFF OFFICE HOURS: The district office of State Sen. Mark Grisanti, R-Buffalo, will hold satellite office hours from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tonawanda City Hall, 26 E. Niagara St., City of Tonawanda, and the Orchard Park Town Hall, 4295 S. Buffalo St., Orchard Park.
A member of the senator’s staff will be present to answer any questions or address any concerns that his constituents may have about state-related issues.
BOOK SIGNING: Dog Ears Bookstore and Cafe will host a release party for the newest anthology produced by the Three-M Writers Group, “More Myths and Miracles,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the store, 688 Abbott Road in South Buffalo.
The latest work is a collection of fiction from the writer’s group.
All proceeds from the sale of the books will be donated to the For Our Girls Foundation, established to benefit the family of Cecilia and Georgia Patterson, twin girls born with physical and developmental disabilities that prevent them from talking and walking.
For information, visit www.dogearsbookstore.org or call 823-2665.
HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION: An Hispanic Heritage Month celebration will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Roswell Park’s Hohn Auditorium, located on the first floor of the Research Study Center.
This free event includes discussions from Hispanic community leaders in Western New York, singing and dancing performances and a reception with traditional Spanish cuisine.