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Community Notes

Yoga class

SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Park Board will offer sunrise yoga beginning on Monday. The class will be from 5:45 to 7 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays in the Spring Valley City Hall Community Room. The first class is free. Additional classes are $5 per class or $35 for the month. For more information, call Karry Kurtz at 815-830-1664.

Holy Week services

ARLINGTON — Holy Week services will include a 7:30 p.m. service today, Saturday, at St. Patrick’s in Arlington; and Easter Sunday services at 8 a.m. at Holy Trinity in Cherry, 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s in Arlington and 11:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Moore in Dalzell.

Annual auction

UTICA — The Illinois Valley Animal Rescue’s 14th annual auction will be from 5 to 9 p.m. April 6 at the Grand Bear Lodge in Utica. Admission is free and the event will have something for everyone, including both live and silent auctions. Food and beverages will be available. For more information, visit the Illinois Valley Animal Rescue Facebook page.

Quilters guild will meet Thursday

PRINCETON — The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Christ Community Church, 1719 Euclid Ave., Princeton. Guests are welcome to attend for $5.

Sherry Branson will give a presentation on “Ask an appraiser?”

Debi Henninger will present a workshop on “Crazy Quilt Pillow Cover” from 9 a.m. to noon April 6 at the church. The cost is $20 for members, $25 for non-members.

For membership information, contact Carolyn Schmidt at 815-875-3161. For workshop information, contact Sandra Gladhill at 815-228-1071. For program information, contact Kathy Cullinan at 815-664-4288.

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