Reservations taken, Heart of Faith gala auction; 5 p.m. Feb. 15, Parke Regency Hotel, Bloomington; benefits Faith in Action of Bloomington-Normal; $50 until Feb. 7, then $60; 309-827-7780.
Tickets available, Bloomington Kiwanis Pancake Days and Scholastic Book Fair; 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Feb. 15-16, Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, lower ballroom; pancakes served with sausage and coffee or milk; book fair, 7 a.m.-1 p.m.; $7 adults, $3 children 5-12, children under 5 free; tickets at door; proceeds will be used for programs aiding local children; 309-585-2216.
Registration open, Crystal Awards dinner; Bloomington-Normal Association for Women in Communications; 6 p.m. Feb. 27, Swingers Grille, Normal; speaker: Debbie Halvorson, former U.S. congresswoman; $35; deadline Feb. 20; www.awcbn.org.
Donations collected; today-Feb. 15 at Deer Creek District Library or Deer Creek Village Hall; donations for Deer Creek Community Club indoor garage sale; all proceeds to Mischler Park improvements.
Pancake and sausage meal; 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Zion Lutheran School, 1600 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln; $6 adult, $4 children, free for 2 or younger; carry-outs available.
Electronics recycling drop-off; 8 a.m.-noon, Town of Normal Public Works facility, 1301 Warriner St.
Spaghetti supper; 4:30-7 p.m., Prairie Central High School cafeteria, Fairbury; $7, children under 3 eat free; carry-outs available.
American Hungarian Family Society annual sausage dinner; 4:30-8 p.m., 1520 N. Calhoun St., Bloomington; $9.
Hubbard Street 2; 7:30 p.m., Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, 600 N. East St.; $19.40-$30.
Illinois Symphony Chamber Orchestra; 7:30 p.m., Second Presbyterian Church, Bloomington; guest conductor Nicholas McGegan; $5-$20.
Used book sale and bake sale; 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Carlock Community Building; hardbacks $1, paperbacks 50 cents; sponsor: Friends of Carlock Public Library.
Wish Bone Canine Rescue dog adoptions; noon-3 p.m., WBCR offices, 1303 Morrissey Drive, Bloomington.
Normal after the Civil War: Was it “normal” in matters of race?; 2-4 p.m., Bloomington Public Library Community Room; speaker: Jack Muirhead.