News in Brief
Museum dinner planned June 30
BLOOMINGTON - The Prairie Aviation Museum will host a barbecue fundraising dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. June 30 at the Challenger Learning Center.
Tickets are $8 for adults; $5 for children ages 6 to 11; and a donation accepted for children age 5 and younger. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance at the Prairie Aviation Museum and/or the Challenger Learning Center, both off Carnahan Drive, East Empire Street.
Eureka July 4 festivities set
EUREKA - Eureka's Fourth of July celebration begins with a downtown parade at 10 a.m. and continues with an entire day of activities.
The Sportsman's Club breakfast will be from 7 to 10 a.m. at the Upper Park pavilion. The Lions Club lunch and supper will start at 11 a.m., with a chicken dinner after 3 p.m..
Singer Melanie Hiatt will perform from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., with a salute to the flag at 8:45 p.m. The rest of the day includes vendors, picnics and games. Fireworks over the lake will be at dusk.
Visit www.eurekaillinois.net or call (309) 467-2113.