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Community Notes

Cancer fundraiser
LADD — Rip’s Night, sponsored by the Relay for Life Roadrunner’s Team, will be from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 2 at Rip’s in Ladd. Carryouts will be available. Tickets are $7 per order. A bake sale and raffles will also be offered. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Bureau County.
Annual bake sale
SPRING VALLEY — The Ladies of St. George Orthodox Church in Spring Valley will hold their annual fall bake sale from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 13 in the church hall. Lebanese and Greek pastries, spinach and meat pies will be featured along with American fare. Those who wish to order ahead should call 815-223-7317 or 815-663-5451 before Sept. 29.
Fundraiser set
WYANET — The Citizens to Elect Randy Grant will have a spaghetti and BBQ fundraiser dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 29 at Main Street BBQ, 115 E. Main St., Wyanet. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door or by contacting Grant at 815-699-7711. Grant is the Republican candidate for Bureau County coroner.
Salad bar luncheon
LAMOILLE — The annual salad bar luncheon sponsored by the women of Zion (Clarion) Lutheran Church will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 2. A variety of salads, homemade rolls, cookies and beverages will be served at $7 for adults, $2 for ages 5-12. Carryouts will be available. The church is located on Route 34 five miles west of Mendota or three miles east of LaMoille. All proceeds are distributed to 12 charities.
Johnny Cash tribute
PRINCETON — “Johnny Cash: A Tribute to the Music,” a concert featuring the music of the famous “Man in Black,” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St., Princeton. Tickets are $18 or $15 for Festival 56 season subscribers. For tickets, call 815-879-5656 or visit www.festival56.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the box office, open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and an hour before the show.

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