Fundraiser in Ladd
LADD — Ladd American Legion Auxiliary Post 938 will hold a chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Rip’s in Ladd. The donation is $7 and choices will be light, dark and strips; drinks will be extra. There will also be a bake sale, 50/50 drawing and flag raffle. Carry-outs are available at the front door by calling 815-894-3051 and home delivery is available in Ladd. Tickets are available at the door or from any Auxiliary member.
5K fun walk/run
CHERRY — Holy Trinity Cherry will hold its second annual 5K fun walk/run to benefit the LaSalle Veterans Home Sept. 20. Check-in will be held from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. at Cherry Park. The opening ceremonies and Color Guard will be at 9 a.m. The race will start at 9:15 a.m. The cost is $25 for adults and $10 for children under 12 years old. To register, visit www.cherryholytrinity.org or email or call Alan Ring at Alan_Ring_957@comcast.net or 815-303-3312 for a form. To just make a donation, visit www.cherryholytrinity.org or mail a check made out to “Walk/Run for LaSalle Vet Home” and send it to Holy Trinity Cherry, 212, S. Main St., Cherry, IL 61317.
PRINCETON — The Committee to Elect Allan Beaber for Bureau County Sheriff will host a fried chicken dinner fundraiser will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Park Tavern, 815 Park Ave. West in Princeton. Tickets are $15 per person, $25 per couple. Dinner includes fried chicken, french fries, coleslaw, and iced tea or lemonade. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. To purchase tickets, call 815-875-8762 or 815-866-8752, or visit www.electallanbeaber.com. RSVP no later than Sept. 23.
Health fair in DePue
DEPUE — DePue Schools will host its annual health fair from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the school gymnasium. After the fair, the school will hold an open house from 7 to 8 p.m.
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.