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.
The Ladd Public Library offers an e-book program thru OMNI Overdrive. Members will need to visit the library to receive a new bar-coded library card to take advantage of this program. For more information, contact Amy at (815) 894-3254. Additional information can be found at http://www.omnilibraries.org/8EEE8D96-CF2B-47A3-A0EE-A1B21BB34C0F/10/50/en/Default.htm
Residents are encouraged to use the Prescription Pill Drug Disposal Program (P2D2) to dispose of their unused or outdated prescription drugs. A permanent P2D2 collection box is located in the Village Clerk's office. P2D2 is a collaborative effort between communities, local pharmacies, police departments, hospitals, city officials, students, and more. The mission of the program is to provide communities with a proper method of pharmaceutical disposal that effectively reduces the misuse and abuse of pharmaceuticals, as well as, ensures the quality of our water and wildlife for future generations.