Cedarville and Pembroke pubs have scheduled fund-raisers to benefit the family of Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna, who was gunned down in the line of duty on July 15.  Chesna, 42, was a resident of Hanover and leaves his wife and two young children.

The events will take place Thursday, July 26, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Cedarville BBC, 2294 State Rd., Plymouth, and the Pembroke  BBC, 15 Columbia Road, Pembroke.

Proceeds from cash donations, special promotions and the sale of blue ribbons will be donated to the officer’s family. Music will be provided in Cedarville by The Joneses and The Sibs will host an Open Mic in Pembroke.