PRINCETON — The Princeton Elks Lodge will hold its 30th annual youth awards banquet beginning at 6 p.m. May 8. The banquet will be held in conjunction with Elks National Youth Week to recognize and honor local area youth for their achievements in the Teen of the Month recognition program, Elks Scholarship recipients, Eagle Scouts, News Carriers of the Year, Americanism Essay Contest and local Hoop Shoot winners. Awards and recognition will be given to the youth participating in the programs sponsored by the Princeton Elks Lodge. The Princeton Elks Lodge will also announce the recipients of the annual Bureau County Teen of the Year recognition.
The lodge will also announce the Elk of the Year, the Elk Lady of the Year, the Officer of the Year, the Citizen of the Year and the PER award winner.
Elk members and the general public are invited to attend and help honor the deserving youth of our area. Make reservations no later than today, Thursday, by calling Penny Best at 815-875-2185.