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Oddfest to aid group, diabetes research

Published: Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

SYCAMORE – The Independent Order of Odd Fellows Sycamore Lodge 105 will host the sixth annual Oddfest block party from 4 to 11 p.m. today 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 or find Lodge 105 on Facebook.

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