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Community Notes

Trivia night

LASALLE — The annual Illinois Valley Center for Independent Living St. Patrick’s Day trivia night will be March 9 at Grace United Methodist Church, 1345 Chartres St. in LaSalle. Trivia starts at 6:30 p.m. Food and beverages are available from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Cost is $10 per participant. R.S.V.P. at 815-224-3126 by March 6.

Borrowed items

PRINCETON — The Princeton American Legion is asking those who have borrowed hospital equipment from the Legion to consider returning those items if no longer needed, especially the wheelchairs. Questions may be directed to the Legion by calling 815-872-1171 and leaving a message.

Movie and discussion

PRINCETON — The First Christian Church in Princeton will offer a viewing of the movie “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. A short discussion on its Christian themes will follow. Popcorn and drinks will be provide by the church and all are welcome to attend.

Blood drive

LADD — North Central Bank, 110 N. Main St. in Ladd, will host an American Red Cross blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. March 15. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. To make an appointment, call 1-800-Red Cross.

Cattlemen banquet

PRINCETON — The annual Bureau County Cattlemen banquet will be March 9 at the Ye Olde Underground Inn in Princeton. Registration is 6 p.m. with a prime rib dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 per person. R.S.V.P. by March 4 to Mike Thacker at 815-303-9650 or Steve Monier at 815-866-8818 or 815-875-2451.

Chicken dinner

OHIO — Ohio Public Library will sponsor a chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 3 at Sip-N-Snack on Route 92 in Mendota. Tickets are $7 each. Bingo will begin at 1 p.m. Players must have a dinner ticket to play. There will be a raffle and 50/50. Tickets may be purchased from any board member or at the Ohio Library.

Breakfast set

PRINCETON — A breakfast for Perry Memorial Hospital retirees and former employees will be at 9 a.m. March 7 at the Princeton Plaza Restaurant, 2835 N. Main St., Princeton.

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