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Annual Pumpkin Dash set for Sept. 30

STERLING — It’s time once again for area kids to put on their running shoes as the 26th annual Great Pumpkin Dash Cross Country Festival is …

By the Book 9-21

PRINCETON — Saturday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the library will host its third annual author fair. Meet more than 20 local authors …

Community Notes

Coffeehouse performancePRINCETON — The mother-daughter musical duo, Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright …

Monthly Ultreya

DALZELL — The monthly Ultreya for the Illinois Valley Cursillo group will be Saturday, Oct. 14, at St. Thomas More Church, 302 Chestnut St. …

Ladd ALA meeting

LADD — The Ladd American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, at the Ladd Legion Hall. In appreciation for the all the…

Community coffee

SHEFFIELD — The First United Church of Christ in Sheffield will host its monthly community coffee from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, in the…

Make Someone Happy

• Happy anniversary on Wednesday, Sept. 20, to Jeff and LeAnne Martin. From your friends at Princeton Rotary.
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