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Community Notes

Burger Bonanza

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Burger Bonanza will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at JT’s Bar and Grill in Cherry. The menu will include a choose of black Angus burger or grilled breast sandwich with a choose of 20 topping from the burger bar, french fries and soda. The cost is $8. All proceeds and tips will support the Arlington park shelter project.

Legion meeting

LADD — Harold E. Russell American Legion Post 938 of Ladd will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Legion Post.

Grief, loss support group

PRINCETON — The Bureau Valley Volunteer Hospice Grief and Loss Support group will hold its monthly meeting at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Perry Memorial Hospital Chapel. For more information, contact the hospice administrator at 815-876-3375.

Ragtime Women

PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library welcomes back pianist/composer Deborrah Wyndham at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Wyndham’s program, The Ragtime Women, presents the history of ragtime composers from the turn of the 20th century.

Breastfeeding support

SPRING VALLEY — La Leche League of the Illinois Valley, a breastfeeding support group, will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday in Spring Valley. This monthly group helps mothers gain knowledge and support from other breastfeeding moms. November’s discussion will revolve around, but is not limited to, “Avoiding/Overcoming Difficulties.” Expecting moms are encouraged to attend, as well as new and experienced moms. For more information, call 815-894-3303 or email

Chili and soup supper

WYANET — The Wyanet Historical Society will host its fourth annual chili and soup supper from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. The dinner includes beverage and dessert. Tickets are $7 for adults and free for children under 5. The Historical Museum will be open during the supper.

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