CHERRY — There will be a chicken dinner from 4:30 to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, at Bruno’s Bar and Grill on Main Street in Cherry. The cost is $7 per plate. This is a John the Barber Foundation event.
PRINCETON — The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is having a blood drive from noon to 4 p.m. Friday in the Matson Meeting Room at the Princeton Public Library. To donate, call Julie Wayland at 815-875-1331 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Eat before donating and bring a photo ID.
PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library is hosting a farewell reception from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday in the youth services department for Connie Kauffman. Kauffman is retiring from her position as head of youth services.