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Auxiliary and Legion will meet on Wednesday

PRINCETON — American Legion Woman’s Auxiliary Unit 125 will conduct its monthly business meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the post home, 1549 W. Peru St. in Princeton.

Discussions will be heard on the upcoming visit to Princeton Public Library Children’s center, upcoming district meetings, Poppy Days and Memorial Day ceremonies.

Anyone interested in joining the Auxiliary should attend this or any monthly business meeting held on the second Wednesday of each month at the post home at 10 a.m. or call Carol Allicks, membership chairman, for eligibility dates and how to join. Call 815-872-7891 most evenings.

The unit’s poppies have been received by chairman Bernice Burke and will be distributed at the May meeting. Members are reminded to get their permission to be at the store fronts to offer the poppies to the public for donations.

Memorial Day services will be held May 26 beginning at 8 a.m. at Oakland Cemetery. Members are reminded to wear their blue service outfits and the members will car pool from the post home at 7:45 a.m. The unit will present floral arrangements at the gravesites.

The veterans workshop will be at 9 a.m. April 16 at the post home. Members are reminded to bring donations for the treat sacks.

For workshop or VA&R information, call Clara Pease at 815-872-0430 most evenings.

Roger L. Eickmeier American Legion Post 125 of Princeton will conduct its monthly business meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Usual and customary reports will be heard and upcoming important dates will be told.

For membership information, attend this or any business meeting held at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the post home. All eligible veterans are welcome.

Light snack items will be available after the meeting.

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