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Community Notes

Published: Monday, May 26, 2014 2:10 p.m. CDT

Cancer survivor breakfast

PERU — Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s annual cancer survivors breakfast will be at 8:30 a.m. Friday at the First Congregational Church, 1431 Fourth St., Peru. Cancer survivors and their friends and families are invited to attend. Nancy Jackson, a Relay for Life coordinator and cancer survivor, will be the featured speaker and Ellen Vogelgesang-Prall will provide the music. There is no charge to attend but pre-registration is requested. To pre-register, call 815-780-3337.

Photography meeting

PRINCETON — The Photography Unlimited Camera Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Bureau County Republican meeting room. Photography Mike Zecker will present a program about composing and critiquing photographs.

Job fair

OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s Office of Human Resources will sponsor its first part-time instructor job fair from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in CTC 124-125. Preregister at For information, contact human resources at 815-224-0426.

Pancake breakfast

PRINCETON —The Princeton Veterans Group will hold a pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon Sunday at the American Legion building. Tickets are available from any Princeton veteran or by calling the post home at 815-872-1171; some tickets will be available at the door. The menu will include pancakes, sausage, eggs, applesauce, cold cereal and beverages. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for ages 8 and over. There will also be a 50/50. This is a major fundraiser for the group so they can continue to support their veterans projects.

Garage sale

SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley will hold its citywide garage sales from June 5-7. Maps will be available at the city clerk’s office on June 3. There is no charge to participate. Send name, address and when the sale will be by Monday to the city clerk at 215 N. Greenwood St., Spring Valley, IL 61362.

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