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Community Notes

Genealogical Society meeting

KEWANEE — The Henry County Genealogical Society will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Kewanee Public Library’s second floor meeting room.

Barbara and Steve Morrison will present a program on the stained glass windows in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Kewanee.

Community empowerment

DEPUE — DePue School District is hosting the 3rd annual Community Empowerment Event from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. The evening will offer refreshments, games and activities for children and a bilingual presentation about overcoming barriers to success for parents. The evening concludes with a drawing for several prizes donated by local businesses. For more information, call Anna McKee at 815-447-2121, ext. 207 or visit www.depueschools.org.

Legacy Girls concert

PRINCETON — Festival 56 will host the Legacy Girls, a musical tribute to the Andrews Sisters at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St., Princeton. The trio will perform hits made famous by the Andrews Sisters. Tickets are $18 and can be purchased by calling 815-879-5656, visiting www.festival56.com or going to the Festival 56 Box Office.

Fall clean-up

WYANET — Fall clean up at Forest Hill Cemetery, Wyanet, will be Nov. 4. Remove all items by sunset on Nov. 3. Everything will be removed and disposed of on Nov. 4. For more information, contact the Village Hall at 815-699-2631.

Blood drive

PRINCETON — An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 7 in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 316 S. Church St., Princeton. You are eligible if you haven’t donated since Sept. 12. A photo ID is needed. Appointment are preferred but walk-ins are welcome. To make an appointment, call Judy at 815-879-2231.

Blood drive

OHIO, Ill. — An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Nov. 13 at Ohio High School, 103 Memorial, Ohio. A blood donor card or driver’s license and two other forms of identification are required at check-in. To make an appointment, call 800-733-2767.

Veterans dinner

PRINCETON — The Princeton Moose Family Center will host a veterans dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Moose Lodge, 1339 N. Euclid Ave. The ham dinner will also include potatoes, vegetable and salad. The meal will be free for veterans and $5 for each guest. Reservations are suggested by Nov. 12 and can be made by calling Kent Harmon at 815-915-6152.

Training class

OHIO — Living Works will present a training class for the community from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Nov. 13 at Ohio High School, 103 S. Memorial St. in Ohio. suicideTALK is about a 90-minute exploration in suicide awareness. It is recommended for all adults and high school age. Organized around the question, “Should we talk about suicide?” it provides a structure in which session members can safely explore some of the most challenging attitudinal issues about suicide, and encourages every member to find a part that they can play in preventing suicide.

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