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Community Notes

Historical society meeting

WYANET — The Wyanet Historical Society will hold its meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the historical hall.


PRINCETON — The Princeton Moose Lodge will host a bingo night at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and sandwiches will be available for purchase. The lodge will continue to host bingo the first and third Tuesday of each month. For more information, call the lodge at 815-879-5261.

Walnut Rotary meeting

WALNUT — The Rotary Club of Walnut will host Maureen Droessler and Amber Harper, both from Festival 56, as speakers at its noon meeting Wednesday at the Walnut Cafe.

Blood drive

PRINCETON — The First United Methodist Church will hold a blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the fellowship hall, 316 S. Church St., Princeton. For an appointment, contact the Princeton office at 815-879-2231.

DAR meetings

PRINCETON — The opening meeting of the 2014-15 chapter year of the Princeton-Illinois Chapter NSDAR will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 6 at the Princeton Elks Lodge, 1105 E. Peru St. in Princeton. A food fee will be collected at the door. Members are reminded to bring Labels for Education for the DAR schools and magazines for the veterans’ home.

Meeting set

WYANET — The Wyanet Golden Eagles will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Main Street BBQ in Wyanet. Lunch is “pay for your own” and all seniors 50 and over are welcome to attend.

HCE meeting

PRINCETON —The Northwest Unit of HCE will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the home of Melvina Lewis, 109 N. Knox St., Princeton. Clara Pease will be the assistant hostess.

Princeton Rotary meeting

PRINCETON — The Princeton Rotary Club will meet at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at the Elks Lodge in Princeton.

Fundraiser planned

PRINCETON — The Princeton Moose Lodge will host an Easter Seals Autism Awareness fundraiser on Sept. 27 at the Moose Lodge, 1339 N. Euclid Ave. in Princeton. Tickets for the event are $20, which includes a chicken buffet from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and music by Snap Shot from 9 p.m. to midnight. There will also be a bags tournament (separate entry fee) at 5 p.m. and a live auction from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Proceeds will be donated to Easter Seals for Autism.

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