shopping event for survivors of
the April 9 tornado
Barn offers these items FREE FOR THE
All the essentials that survivors
need to set up a new home *Please bring your Red Cross
Verification to show you are a tornado-affected
items, clothing, cleaning supplies,
food, water, diapers, baby supplies,
paper towels, dog food, cat food,
bedding, pillows, towels, toys,
furniture, dishes, and more!
Auction Barn is still taking donations
for this event.
Drop off and setup Friday, May 15
would like to support the tornado
victims in Ashton, the Ashton Community
Fund is accepting donations.
can be sent to PO Box 349, Ashton,
be made at the First National Bank
check payable to the fund and write
"tornado" in the memo
line. All money will go directly
to the two Ashton families affected
- the James family and the Shaulis
family. If you would like to designate
who you would like to receive the
donation, please do so. Any donations
not marked specifically will be
split between the two families.
There are no administration costs
with this fund's organization. 100%
will be donated!
Your pictures of Ashton's history!!
We are gathering information and
pictures for a nice book of Ashton's
history in honor of the 150th. Do
you have any old pictures that would
help tell the story of Ashton? Please
share them with us by bringing copies
or the originals (all will be returned
to you) to the Village Office or
contact Sandy Pankhurst. The book
will be published and available
for sale after the June celebration
so that pictures from the 150th
can be included in the book. Please
submit detailed information about
the picture(s), including the names
and places appearing in the photograph.
Please submit pictures now through
June 14, 2015
to be a contributor by submitting pictures
or event information for Ashton Illinois
and the surrounding Lee County Illinois
area? Great! Just contact us and we
will add you to our list of guest editors.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Ashton Computer Center at 815-453-7717.