Genealogy Guild meeting
OTTAWA — The LaSalle County Genealogy Guild will meet at 1 p.m. today, Saturday, at the Guild Library, 115 W. Glover St., Ottawa. Dennis H. Cremin will be the speaker. He will talk about the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps along the I&M Canal.
PRINCETON — The Bureau Valley Buddy Bags will hold a cookout at Sullivan’s in Princeton from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Saturday. They will be serving pork chop sandwiches, brats and hot dogs.
PRINCETON — The Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is holding a Wyanet Locker cookout from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, Saturday, in the CarQuest parking lot in Princeton. The menu includes ribeyes, pork chop sandwiches, pork burgers, brats, hot dogs, chips and soda or water. All proceeds will be used to purchase medical equipment for Perry Memorial Hospital.
LADD — The Ladd American Legion Ladies Auxiliary of Post 938 in Ladd will hold a chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 8 at Rip’s in Ladd. The donation is $7. Choices will be light, dark or strips; beverages are extra. There will be a bake sale, 50/50 drawing and raffle. Carry-outs are available at the front door by calling 815-894-3051 and home delivery is available in Ladd. Tickets are available at the door or from any member.
IVCC Facilities Committee meeting
OGLESBY — The IVCC Board’s Facilities Committee is meeting at 5 p.m. Monday in the Board Room, C307, to discuss protection, health and safety (PHS) projects for tax year 2013. For more information, call board secretary Jeanne Hayden at 815-224-0402.