Library, Legion Auxiliary send items to the military

By on May 9, 2010

Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library joined forces with the Sugar Grove American Legion Post 1271 Women’s Auxiliary to collect items to send to members of the military. The auxiliary is planning a mailing for our troops in time for the holidays.

Useful items include :
• Zip Lock Bags—must have zip closure
• Jelly—plastic jars only
• Peanut butter
• Beef jerky sticks
• Mints
• Snack cups
• Fabric softener sheets
• Febreze spray
• AT&T international calling cards
• Batteries—AA & AAA
• Disposable cameras
• Books and magazines
• Puzzle books
• Foot powder
• Hand lotion
• Eye drops
• Pain relievers
• Mouthwash strips
• Toothbrushes
• Bug spray
• Sun block
• Band-Aids
• Disposable razors
• Shaving cream

The Auxiliary has received notes from some of the recipients of the packages and express deep thanks, not only of the material things but of the thoughts and prayers from home. Please contact the Legion (630) 466-4747 if you have questions about the collection.