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Community Notes

Wine and Paint

PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council has scheduled three fun evenings of Wine and Paint sessions with instructor Melody Best. Enjoy wine, food and music while creating a ready-to-frame painting to take home. All supplies are included in the cost of each session. The cost is $35 for each session and includes wine, snack, supplies and instruction. A different painting will be featured at each session. Early registration is required. Dates and times are: Oct. 2, Oct. 16 and Nov. 6 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 815-875-2787 or visit www.theprairieartscouncil.org/.

Zentangle workshop

PRINCETON — Sometimes referred to as “yoga for the brain,” Zentangle is a type of art form intended to increase focus and creativity while providing artistic satisfaction. With the use of repetitive invented patterns, Zentangle is quickly becoming popular among artists and non-artists as a meditative, relaxing art form. The Zentangle workshop will be offered at the Prairie Arts Center from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24. The registration deadline is Oct. 19. To register, or for more information, call 815-875-2787 or visit www.theprairieartscouncil.org/.

Ice cream social

LADD — Ladd’s 125th anniversary committee will host an ice cream social fundraiser from 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 6, at Ladd Memorial Park. They will serve ice cream and cake. Donation is $2.50. There will be kiddie games and live music by Al Pattinger.

Volunteer meeting

PRINCETON — There will be an organizational meeting for anyone interested in volunteering at Nightmare on Fairgrounds at the Bureau County Fairgrounds at 2 p.m. Saturday. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old and can obtain community service hours. For more information, call 815-875-2905. Nightmare runs every Friday and Saturday night from Oct. 4 to Oct. 26.

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