The Village Clerk’s office and Public Works Department will be closed Thursday, November 26th & Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular hours will resume on Monday, November 30th. Trash and recycling will be collected on Saturday, November 28th.
Kayli Plus Two
A benefit for Kayli (Huffaker) Biccochi and her twins will be held from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Sunday, November 29th at Ladd’s Community Center. Chili (including vegetarian), hot dogs, a silent auction, 50/50 raffle and a bake sale will be featured for a suggested donation of $8.00 per person. Tickets are available from members of St. John Lutheran “Church on the Hill”, from the church office at 15199 2825 E Street, Princeton or at the door. For more information, call the church office at (815) 875-2313.
Sociables Christmas Luncheon
The Ladd Senior Sociables will have a Christmas Luncheon at noon on Thursday, December 3, 2015, in Ladd’s Community Center. The public is invited to attend. There will be a $5.00 gift exchange and a $5.00 donation for the meal. Reservations are due by Saturday, November 21st to Barb (815) 894-2893.
2015 Ladd Christmas Walk
You’re invited to join in the 2015 Ladd Christmas Walk. Spread some holiday cheer! Join the fun! Visit our Ladd businesses! On Saturday, December 12th from 3:00pm – 7:00pm, enjoy wagon rides, a storyteller, musicians, carolers, painted windows by Ladd Grade School students, a 5:00pm lighted Snowman Parade, Christmas lighting contest with maps of entries, Ladd Public Library’s Cookie Bake Sale, kid’s crafts, face painting, food, ornament making, pictures with Santa, United Methodist Church bell ringers, Ladd business hunt & prize giveaway, mailbox for letters to North Pole, Grace the white-tailed deer, reindeer food, bicycle & toy raffles, and kid’s games.
Area residents, business and organizations are invited to participate in a Snowman Parade at 5:00pm on Saturday, December 12th, as part of Ladd’s 2015 Christmas Walk “There’s Snow Place Like Ladd”. The parade will begin on North Main Street and end at War Memorial Park. All snowmen are welcome – snow is not required. Entries may be floats, vehicles, or walkers, but must be lighted. For more information, call (815) 894-2092 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christmas Eve Mass
A live webcast of Christmas Eve Mass from Holy Trinity Church in Cherry will take place in Ladd’s Community Center at 4:00pm on December 24, 2015. The public is invited to attend. For more information, call Diane at (815) 894-2440.
Schwan’s home delivery offers over 350 delicious foods conveniently delivered to your door. Through Schwan’s-Cares.com, you can order from Schwan’s Home Delivery and help Ladd Education Foundation meet its fundraising goals. Schwan’s will contribute 5% of all orders to Ladd Education Foundation for the rest of the year! There are two ways to order: ONLINE – Visit Schwans-Cares.com and enter Campaign ID: Ladd Education Foundation #20592 into the search box located in the upper right hand corner then click to open campaign. Click the “Buy Now” button to purchase an eGift card or “Shop Now” to place a product order. PHONE – Call 1 (855) 870-7208 and provide Campaign ID: Ladd Education Foundation #20592. The Ladd Education Foundation committee fundraises to assist in providing educational and developmental tools and needs to enrich the lives of the students in Ladd Community Consolidated School District #94. Please help us continue our mission. Thank you for your support!