Library will host blood drive
PRINCETON — The Princeton Public Library will host a community blood drive from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at the library, 698 E. Peru St., inside the Matson Meeting Room. To donate, call Laurie Anderson at 815-875-1331, ext. 202, or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 1751 to locate the drive. Donors who last gave blood on or before Jan. 24 are eligible to give at this drive.
Eliza Gilkyson at coffeehouse
PRINCETON — Austin singer/songwriter Eliza Gilkyson will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at the Princeton Coffeehouse, located at the Open Prairie UCC, 25 E. Marion St. in Princeton. Admission is $20, and doors will open at 7 p.m. Homemade desserts and fair trade coffee will be available. For more information, visit www.theprincetoncoffeehouse.com or call 815-878-4805.
Fish fry fundraiser
LASALLE — The LaSalle-Peru Band and the Better Fishing Association will host a fish fry fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 15, at the LaSalle VFW, located at 2325 Donahue St. in LaSalle. The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children under 11. Carry-outs are 50 cents extra. The meal will include fish, fries, coleslaw and coffee. The event will also include a bake sale, 50/50 raffle and bar on site. The L-P Jazz Band will be performing. For tickets, contact Alicia at 815-220-8737 or any L-P Band student. Tickets will also be sold at the door.