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Community Notes

Midday Connection

OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Midday Connection, a non-denominational Christian Group, invites all area women to its February program at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 19 at Deer Park Country Club, 100 Deer Park Lane in Oglesby. This month's luncheon program is "Getting it Together." A special feature by Amy Torres, a Tupperware representative, will share tips and tricks on kitchen clutter. Rita Ford will speak on "Ties that Bind," about mothers choosing priorities in life so they don't feel overwhelmed. Cost for the lunch and program is $15 inclusive, paid at the door. R.S.V.P, by Feb. 12. Free child care by reservation. To register, call Vickie at 815-223-4687 or Anita at 815-223-2852 or email reservations to scolari12@comcast.net.

Pancake breakfast

LAMOILLE — LaMoille Lions Club will serve an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the club, 308 Howard St. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for children 5 to 10.

Genealogy Guild meeting

OTTAWA — The LaSalle County Genealogy Guild will meet at 1 p.m. Feb. 16 at the guild library, 115 W. Glover St. Judi Doychak, will speak on genealogy in Czechoslovakia.

Outdoor women's workshop

UTICA — Register today for Starved Rock Lodge's annual Outdoor Women's Workshop taking place at the Lodge May 17-19. The three-day workshop offers more than 20 engaging and diverse sessions. For $255 per person, participants can sign up for a variety of sessions with six meals, transportation and ziplining included. Registration price does not include lodging but rooms are available at the Lodge. For more information and to register call 815-220-7386 or visit the Lodge's website at www.starvedrocklodge.com.

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