Tazewell County Retired Teachers
The May 14 meeting of Tazewell County Retired Teachers will be held at Morton Methodist Church at noon. The program will be Nut ‘n Honey, Music for Boomers. Please call 346-2336 by Tuesday, May 8, for reservations.
Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #1869. From 4 to 6:30 p.m. Soft or hard taco: $1.50; double decker: $1.75; nacho with cheese only: $2.75; loaded nacho: $5.75; 1/2 loaded nacho: $3; taco burger: $2.50. Tacos come with these toppings: meat, lettuce, cheese. Available upon request: sour cream, salsa, onion, refried beans.
Women’s Association of the Pekin Marine Corps League Quarter Auction, raising money for Tazewell County community projects, will take place May 15. It is to benefit Streetwyze Kids. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the event goes until 9:30 p.m. The auction begins at 6:30 p.m. It is $1 per paddle. The location of the event is Pekin Marine Corps League, 13370 Garman Road, Pekin. Bring a roll of quarters, and a friend of two and bid one to four quarters on a wide variety of items: jewelry, baskets, books, candles, handbags, food and home items. Bring a personal hygiene or toiletry item and receive a free raffle ticket per item. The kitchen will be open.
Eagles Lodge Burgers and Fries
Every Wed. at 274 Derby St., from 5 to 7 p.m. Menu: 1/4-pound hamburger - $3; 1/2-pound hamburger - $5; 1/4-pound cheeseburger - $3.25; 1/2-pound cheeseburger - $5.25; homemade tenderloin - $6; chicken strips with fries - $6. Add fries to any sandwich for $1. Sides: Fries - $1.25; 1/2-pound chicken gizzards - $3; 1-pound chicken gizzards - $6; onion rings - $3.50. Open to the public.
North Pekin AMVETS Riders Chapter 169 will be serving homemade tenderloins on Friday, May 18, at the Post Home, 660 Radio City Drive, Route 29, North Pekin. Cost of the dinner is $8 and includes fries and corn on the cob. Hamburgers and cheeseburgers will also be available. Serving times are 5-7 p.m. Carry outs are also available.
Baked goods will be available for a donation. For further information, please contact the Post Home at 382-9129 or Bob Dant at 231-0118.
Friday Night Dinner
Eagles Lodge will host a Friday Night Dinner at 274 Derby St. It is open to the public from 5 to 7 p.m. Menu: 4-piece chicken dinner with two sides for $9. Children under 12 are $4.50.