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Community Notes

Legion meeting

LADD — Harold E. Russell American Legion Post 938 of Ladd will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Legion Post in Ladd. This will be a regular meeting agenda with Rich Corsolini, the new commander, in charge.

Church in the Park

PRINCETON — The Bethel Baptist Church in Princeton will host Church in the Park on Sunday at Zearing Park. The service will start at 10:30 a.m. and the meal will follow. All are invited.

BBQ in the Park fundraiser

LADD — A BBQ in the Park fundraiser benefiting Project Success’ Hall Township Food Pantry will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at War Memorial Park in Ladd. This event, part of the Ladd Daze Celebration, is a dine in the park or curbside to go. The cost is $12 and the menu is pulled pork sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, coleslaw and baked beans. Advance tickets are available at North Central Bank and the Hall Township Food Pantry. For information, call 815-252-0056 or 815-663-2085.

Breastfeeding support

LADD — La Leche League of the Illinois Valley, a breastfeeding support group, will meet at 10 a.m. July 24 in Spring Valley. This monthly group helps mothers gain knowledge and support from other breastfeeding moms. Expecting moms are encouraged to attend, as well as new and experienced moms. For more information, call 815-894-3303 or email ivlllgroup@gmail.com.

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