The 5th Annual Texas BBQ Fundraiser to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be held from 4:00 - 8:00pm on Friday, April 25, 2014, in Ladd's Community Center. Proceeds from the event help the CF Foundation fund research and support programs that improve and extend the lives of those with cystic fibrosis. The menu includes brisket, barbecued chicken, roast pork, baked beans, coleslaw, potatoes, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 7-12, and free for 6 and under. For advance tickets, call (815) 894-2936.
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. The next meeting will be held on Monday, April 28, 2014. Interested citizens and business owners are encouraged to attend. Dave Margherio and Jim Miller are chairmen of the event to be held July 9-12, 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.