Taste of the South to be held May 3

The Juneteenth 2013 Celebration Committee will sponsor the Annual Taste of the South on May 3 from 5 to 8 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, 16 W. Fourth St., Dunkirk. The theme for the event is “Southern Down Home Cooking.”

The Annual Taste of the South is an all-you-can-eat Southern style African American down home buffet featuring barbecue ribs, shredded pork, baked beans, green beans, Hoppin’ John, black-eyed peas, macaroni and cheese, corn bread, candied yams, sweet potato pie, banana pudding, and many other dishes.

This event will kick off the Juneteenth 2013 celebration. For more information and reservations, call Laurie Williams at 785-3668 or Loretta Slaton Torain at 363-1102.

The public is invited to attend.

Silver Creek to hold special meetings

The Silver Creek Village Board will hold two special meetings this week. A special meeting with the Sheriff’s Office will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Hanover town hall. On Wednesday at 7 p.m. a special meeting will be held in the village hall to adopt the 2013-2014 budget.

Silver Creek Clerk’s Office closed Thursday

The Silver Creek Clerk’s Office will be closed all day Thursday, May 2 for training.