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Community Notes

Published: Friday, March 28, 2014 2:11 p.m. CST • Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014 2:14 p.m. CST

Meeting

WYANET — The Wyanet Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. April 1 at the historical hall.

Quilters Guild meeting

PRINCETON — The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. April 4 at Christ Community Church, 1719 Euclid Ave. in Princeton. The program, given by Lisa Binkley, will be “Adding Sparkle and Texture to Quilts.” Guests are welcome to attend for a fee of $5. A workshop will be at 4 p.m. April 5 at the church. For membership information, call Annette Byrne at 815-223-0558. For workshop and program information, call Terry Johnson at 815-872-0534.

Drawdown

PRINCETON — The Bureau Valley Volunteer Hospice will host its annual Spring Fling Winner’s Night drawdown beginning at 6 p.m. April 5 at the Princeton Moose Lodge. The cost is $40 per couple and includes dinner. To order tickets, call the office at 815-876-3375.

Cleanup

DEPUE — The village of DePue requests all winter grave decorations be removed from the city cemetery grave sites by April 7. Any left after this date will be discarded.

Fundraiser

PRINCETON — The March of Dimes will host the 7th annual Steppin’ Out for Our Babies at 5:30 p.m. April 10 at Wise Guys Bar and Grill in Princeton. This is an evening of food, fun and auction to benefit the March of Dimes. The cost is $30 per individual, $175 per table of six or $200 for a corporate table. For more information, call 815-220-5806 or email pain@marchofdimes.com

Driving review course

SPRING VALLEY — Secretary of State Jesse White and the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library in Spring Valley is offering a “Rules of the Road” review course for all citizens in the Illinois Valley area from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 11. The course is free.

The purpose of the course is to help participants pass the Illinois driver’s license renewal examination. The course prepares applicants for the general written and road examinations and also provides information on the vision screening.

Registration announced

PRINCETON — Just for Kix has announced registration for the 2014-15 season will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 12 at the Princeton Arts Academy, home of the Just For Kix program. Torri Price is the director for the program.

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