Ladd's 125th Anniversary Celebration will be held in June of 2015. The time to plan and raise funds is NOW - please support YOUR village committee as they plan a celebration to remember! Their first fundraiser will be held from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Monday, June 3, 2013, at Rip's Tavern in Ladd. All chicken varieties will be served. Dine in or carry out - FREE delivery offered in Ladd. Tickets are $7.00 per dinner and are available at North Central Bank, Ladd Village Hall or by calling Sandy Galetti at (815) 894-2954. A bake sale, raffle and 50/50 will also be featured.
Meetings to plan for Ladd's 125th Anniversary Celebration are held on the last Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the Ladd Community Center. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. Dave Margherio and Jim Miller are chairmen of the event to be held in 2015.
Information pertaining to the celebration and a link to our Facebook page LADD, ILLINOIS CELEBRATES 125 YEARS can be found on the Main Menu under 125th Anniversary Celebration.
A Social Gathering of Ladd Seniors
Guest Luncheon & Bingo Party
Thursday, May 23rd @ Noon
Ladd Community Center
Reservations due by May 14th
Barb (815) 894-2893 or
Ethel (815) 894-2917
No charge to attend
Free will offering accepted
Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Ladd Community Center
10:00am Race Start
Ladd American Legion Harold E. Russell Post #938 will conduct Memorial Day services on Monday, May 27, 2013, at the following locations: 8:00am - Ray Barto Memorial Park, Seatonville; 8:30am - Berean Cemetery; 9:00am - Cherry Miner's Cemetery, Cherry; 9:45am - Calvary Cemetery, Arlington; 10:15am - Greenfield Cemetery, LaMoille; 11:15am - Dalzell Memorial Park, Dalzell; 11:45am - Ladd Cemetery, Ladd; and 12:15pm - War Memorial Park, Ladd. The guest speaker will be US Air Force Col. Kevin Anderson (retired). The public is invited and encouraged to attend. In case of inclement weather, some of the above services will be cancelled. The Cherry program will move to Holy Trinity Church Hall; the War Memorial Park program will move to the Ladd Community Center; and the Greenfield Cemetery program will move to Allen Junior High School.