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Community Notes

Bingo planned
PRINCETON — The Women of the Moose will host bingo on Oct. 22 and 23 at the Moose Lodge. On Oct. 22, doors will open at 5 p.m. and bingo will begin at 7 p.m. On Oct. 23, doors will open at 12:30 and bingo will start at 2 p.m. Food, desserts and beverages will be available. The public is invited to attend.
Spaghetti dinner
BRADFORD — The Bradford Music Boosters will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Bradford Grade School. Avanti’s spaghetti will be served. Tickets are available from Bradford band and chorus students or in the junior high and grade school offices through Oct. 4. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3.50 for children. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and drink. Tickets are by advance sale; no tickets will be available at the door. Proceeds support the activities and needs of the Bradford music program.
DAR meeting
PRINCETON — The Princeton-Illinois Chapter Natonal Society Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Prouty Community Building. Patricia Polson will present the program "Julian Bryant, Leader of Colored Troops in the Civil War." The NSDAR celebrates its 122 birthday Oct. 11 Hostesses for the day are chairman, Bonnie Johnson, and Carol Arteberry, Nancy Gillfillan and Marie Roth.

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