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Community Notes

Lenten meditation and luncheon

PRINCETON — Hampshire Colony Congregational Church will host a Lenten noontime musical meditation and luncheon on Wednesday, beginning at 12:10 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The musical performance will be by the Bystry family and the lunch will be chicken casserole. A free-will offering will be accepted.

Lenten service

PRINCETON — St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church will have its final Wednesday evening Lenten service at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The church will welcome Pastor Tim Kenyon of St. John’s Lutheran Church of Peru. The theme for this homily is “Change of Circumstances.” A soup supper will be at 6 p.m.

Widmark group plans meeting

PRINCETON — The Richard Widmark Centennial Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Princeton Public Library’s Matson Meeting Room. The public is invited to attend and get involved. After the meeting, the Widmark Wednesday movie will be shown in the same room at 6:30 p.m.

VFW meeting

SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley VFW will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the library.


BUREAU — The Bureau Township Community Church will host a night of worship with Lex Anderson from the band Bright Light Parade at 7 p.m. Wednesdayat the church, 19136 Wyanet Walnut Road, Princeton. For more information, call Willy Minnix, pastor, at 815-699-2327.

Legion meeting

SPRING VALLEY — American Legion, Dominic OBerto Post 182 of Spring Valley will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at the KC Clubrooms, 307 W. St. Paul St., Spring Valley.

Taco supper

MINERAL — The Mineral-Gold Fire Department will hold its taco supper from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Mineral community hall. There will be raffles and a 50/50. Carryout orders will be available.

Library activity

BUDA — Mason Memorial Public Library in Buda will invites children in grades K-5 for games and activities from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. April 12 at the library.

Wyanet Village Board meeting

WYANET — The Wyanet Village Board will meet at 7 p.m. April 15. This is a different date then was previously scheduled.

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