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Community Notes

Quilters Guild meeting

PRINCETON — The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. today, Thursday, at the Christ Community Church in Princeton for the installation of its officers. The program will consist of a presentation of a trunk show by Catherine Litwinow. There will be pie and ice cream. There will be no workshop through the summer. Guests are welcome to attend for a fee of $5. For information on membership, call Carolyn Schmidt at 815-875-3161. For information about the workshop, call Sandra Gladhill at 815-228-1071. For information about the program, call Kathy Cullinan at 815-664-4288.


PRINCETON — Festival 56 debuts “Hometown-Anonymous,” a play based on stories submitted by Princeton residents. Performances will be at 2 and 3:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Fitzgerald’s Piano Lounge, 432 S. Main St., Princeton. Tickets available at Festival 56 Box office, 316 S. Main St., Princeton; via phone (815) 879-5656; or online www.festival56.com.  Tickets are $26 for adults, $24 for seniors, and $13 for students under 18.

Manlius parade

MANLIUS — The Manlius Day parade will be at 11 a.m. Saturday. This year’s theme is “Luau Paradise.” Line-up will be at 10 a.m. at Bureau Valley High School. To register for the parade, call Joseph Hunt at 815-445-2323.

National Night Out

SPRING VALLEY — National Night Out, a crime prevention event, will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Kirby Park in Spring Valley. The event will feature a Spring Valley Police K-9 team demonstration, free swimming from 5 to 6 p.m., free food, games and giveaways, and public safety demonstrations.

Lunch in Tiskilwa

TISKILWA — The women of the Tiskilwa Community Church will serve lunch after the Pow Wow Days parade on Saturday at the church. They will serve until 1 p.m. Rag rugs, dish cloths and vanilla will also be sold.

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