Oddfest supports diabetes research, Make-a-Wish

SYCAMORE – The Independent Order of Odd Fellows Sycamore Lodge 105 will host the sixth annual Oddfest block party from 4 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17 on California Street in downtown Sycamore, between State and Elm streets.

There will be live music, food vendors, a beer tent, games and a cash raffle. The event is free, but donations are appreciated. Donations support the Make-a-Wish Foundation and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

The Independent Order of Odd Fellows is a fraternal organization dedicated to helping those in need without seeking recognition and pursuing projects to benefit mankind. For information, visit www.ioof105.org or find Lodge 105 on Facebook.