March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, and the Illinois Valley Brain Injury Clubhouse is hosting the following events in observance of the month:
• Ongoing throughout the month is the quilt raffle, featuring a handmade quilt donated by Knot a Stitch Quilters. Purchase a ticket from any member, staff, board member or through PayPal at firstname.lastname@example.org – choose the Family and Friends option for no fees. The Clubhouse also will be at Handy Foods in Ottawa on Friday, March 27, and Saturday, March 28, to sell tickets.
• Give Back Night, 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 25: The Clubhouse was selected for Starved Rock Lodge's Give Back Night. Attendees can sample a dinner buffet, and some of the proceeds will be given to the organization. Reservations are recommended by calling 815-220-7321.
• Vendor Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29: A vendor fair and bake sale will feature 20 vendors at Roamers Event Center, 2110 N. Bloomington St., Streator. More than 20 vendors will participate with a variety of products. The Clubhouse quilt raffle ticket will be drawn during the fair.