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Community Notes

Festival 56 opens season Friday

PRINCETON — Festival 56 will open its 11th season Friday with “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at the Grace Performing Arts Center. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. June 20, 21, 24, 26 and 27 and at 2 p.m. June 22, 25 and 28. Tickets are $26 for adults, $24 for seniors and $13 for students. The show is recommended for ages 12 and older.

Genealogical society meeting

KEWANEE — The Henry County Genealogical Society will meet at 1:30 p.m. June 23 in the Kewanee Public Library second floor meeting room. Bob and Kelly Houlihan will give the musical presentation.

Craft, vendor show

WALNUT — The Walnut Hometown Celebration craft, vendor show will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 5 and from 8 a.m. to dusk July 6 at the Blue Raider Park, west field. The proceeds for the vendor event will benefit the Walnut fireworks. The deadline for vendor entry is July 2. For more information, call Denise Frank at 815-878-6431.

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