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BRIEFS: Board of Health to meet Wednesday

Published: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 8:53 a.m. CDT

The Grundy County Board of Health will meet tonight, Wednesday, July 17. The 6:30 p.m. meeting will take place in the Grundy County Administration Center, 1320 Union St., Morris.
Electronic recycling event slated July 20

On Saturday, July 20, Grundy County will hosting an E-Waste collection event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Braceville City Hall at 300 S. Mitchell Street, Braceville.

This event is open to both residents and businesses. Rain or shine, this event will take place and volunteers will be there to transfer all of your used electronics from your vehicle.

The following items will be accepted at the event: televisions, computers and accessories, monitors, printers, printer cartridges, laptops and laptop accessories, hard drives, power cables, networking equipment, fax machines, copiers, cell phones and phones, CD players, DVD/VHS video players, electronic games, UPS’s, MP3’s, PSP’s and microwaves.
Cake decorating class being offered July 19

Are you interested in cake decorating for your family? Then come to the Extension office from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 19.

Carol Hougas of R-Place Bakery will be teaching different cake decorating techniques and designs. It is a chance to learn and practice cake decorating skills.

The cost of the workshop is $3.

Pre-registration is re- quired. Call the University of Illinois Extension at (815) 942-2725 for more information or to sign up by July 17.

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