CHERRY — The Cherry Parents Club will host a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 23 at Holy Trinity Church Hall in Cherry. The menu will include spaghetti, bread, salad, dessert and drink. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for children 10 and under. The event will also include raffles.
STANDARD — The Putnam County Achievement Services Senior Center will hold its annual volunteers dinner, “Never Too Old to Play,” Wednesday starting with dinner at 11:30 a.m. All volunteers have been sent an invitation. If you volunteered this past year and have not received an invitation, call 815-339-2711. Reservations can be made at this same number.
PRINCETON — The PES Early Childhood Programs, (Early Beginnings, Bright Beginnings and Early Childhood Education Programs) at Douglas School are planning a “Parade” event to Celebrate Week of The Young Child on April 23. The classes will parade around Darius Miller Park in Princeton at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Craft, vendor show
MENDOTA — Tri-County Fairgrounds will host its spring craft and vendor show as a fundraiser for Autism Research and Resource Centers in LaSalle and Lee counties from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28 at the fairgrounds. There will be 40-plus vendors, along with a garage sale/flea market, concessions, raffle drawings and the Mendota Agri Kids 4-H Club Wind Power presentation. Call Michelle at 815-538-8079 for more information.
WYANET — The Wyanet Historical Society will sponsor a spaghetti supper and museum bed turning of quilts from 5 to 7:30 p.m. April 27 at the Museum, 320 E. Second St. Tickets for the spaghetti, tossed salad, garlic bread, homemade desserts and beverage are $7.50 for adults, $4 for children 10 and under. The ticket admits dinner attendees to the museum “bed-turning” quilt exhibit. Quilts on display will include those with a Wyanet history and will be shown each half hour.