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St. Joan of Arc's Fall Festival to benefit Kenya Mission

Published: Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 8:01 a.m. CDT

LISLE – The public is invited to attend a Fall Festival at St. Joan of Arc on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

The event, held in the school gym at 820 Division St., will help support Upendo Village in Naivasha, Kenya, providing healing and hope to families affected by HIV and AIDS. The evening includes food, live music and dancing.

Food options include grilled chicken, brats, and homemade chili as well as homemade desserts. Beer, wine, pop, and apple martinis will be available.

Live music begins at 6 p.m. and at 8:30, Tribute the Band performs Classic Rock from the electric fiddle of Charlie Daniels to the horns of Chicago.

Attendees may try their luck with a raffle for a handmade quilt and split the pot raffles. Kenya crafts will be available for purchase.

This is St. Joan of Arc’s seventh year sponsoring festivals to benefit Upendo Village, which serves more than 7,000 people affected by HIV/AIDS.

Fall Festival is open to adults age 21 and older.

Tickets cost $5, or six for $25, and are available at the Lisle French Market on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets may also be purchased at the door for $7.

For more information, visit sjalisle.org, email sdekins@att.net, or call 630-353-4522.

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