The Illinois Valley Democratic Women will host a meet and greet for all female Democratic candidates running in the March 20 primary election. The event is scheduled 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Valley Bar and Grill, 107 W. Paul St., Spring Valley. All congressional, state and local female Democratic candidates have been invited to attend. The public is welcome. It is co-sponsored by the Illinois Valley Democrats and the La Salle, Bureau, and Putnam County Democratic Central Committees. For more information, call 815-878-9477.