Here’s a look at local events in the area!
American Red Cross Blood Drives:
American Red Cross Office (217) 536-9383
To Schedule a Donation Appointment, Call (800) RED-CROSS Or Visit redcrossblood.org.
2014 Relay for Life Events:
September 12: Bond County – Greenville – 6PM
or search for an event!
First Friday of each month: Free haircuts for Veterans – Centralia
There will be free haircuts for Veterans the first Friday of each month. It will be held at the American Legion Post 446, 117 South Poplar, Centralia from Noon to 3:00 p.m. Presented by American legion Post 446 & Kaskaskia College Cosmetology Department.
August 21: Comedy – Woodlawn
Slap Happy Comedy: Thu, Aug 21 at Woodlawn Christian Church at 7pm. A night of clean, clever, upbeat, fun for the whole family comedy. Featuring Joe Kessler & Eric Gascoigne
Tickets $5 in advance, $6 at door. Tickets available at the church office at 501 Green street in Woodlawn. Call 735-2355.
August 23: Dancing With Our Stars – Mt. Vernon
The Girl Scouts will host the 6th Annual Dancing With Our Stars Fundraiser Sat, Aug 23 at the Mt.Vernon Holiday Inn
Cocktail hour & silent auction starts at 5:30pm, Dinner at 6:30, Dance competition at 7:30pm. Tickets are $45 (includes dinner and a night of dancing) Contact Tricia Higgins at 242-0579 for more information.
September 4-6: Midwest LSA Expo – Mt. Vernon
Mt. Vernon Airport, call 242-7016.
September 5: Auto Club Cruise Night – Mt. Vernon
Fri, Sept. 5 at the Rend Lake College Marketplace in Mt.Vernon from 6-9pm. This cruise will feature GM (Buick, Olds, Pontiac) & Orphan Cars. Door prizes, 50/50 drawing, DJ Hot Rod Nights & more, call 244-7711 or 242-6279
September 6-7: Cedurhurst Art & Craft Fair – Mt. Vernon
This annual fair is celebrating its 38th year with outstanding exhibitors who show, demonstrate and sell their original, quality art. Enjoy food, music and more! Call 242-1236
September 13-21: Fall Festival – Ina
Sat, Sept 13: 5k run/walk
Wed, Sept 17: Youth Night-free concert
Thu, Sept 18: Country Opry
Fri, Sept 19: Inflatable Rides, cake walk & concert
Sat, Sept 20: Town Wide Rummage Sales & Craft Fair, Parade, Inflatable Rides, Free Concert & Pageant
Sun, Sept 21: Community Church Service in the Ina Community Building. Call 618-437-5305 for more info
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