10/6/2012 1:15:00 PM Community Calendar for October 7, 2012
October 7 Overeaters Anonymous Overeaters Anonymous meets every Sunday evening at 7:00 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Taylorville. For more information call Linda at 237-5294 or 827-6591.
October 8 Taylorville Public Library closed The Taylorville Public Library will be closed on Monday, October 8th in observance of Columbus Day. Any questions you may have can be directed to the library at 824-4736.
Card Play Group Every Monday from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. the Taylorville Senior Center holds its regular "Card Play Group" for Bridge and Pinochle or bring your own card/game group. The public is welcome.
Beginning Bridge classes The Taylorville Senior Center offers free beginning bridge classes every Monday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Personal instruction and tips to become proficient bridge players. Call 824-4263 to RSVP; class size is limited.
Weight Watchers A Weight Watchers meeting at the Way of Life Church will be held each Monday at 6:00 p.m. Weigh-in will begin at 5:30 p.m.
Tae Kwon Do Classes The Taylorville Park District offers Tae Kwon Do class on Monday and Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Manners Park dining hall. The class is for children through adults. There is a monthly fee and a yearly registration fee. Mr. Dave Woods is the chief instructor and there are also ten black belt instructors to help with the class. For more information call Dave Woods at 820-1458.
Grief Support Group A grief support group will meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital, 4th floor in room 469.
October 9 Weight Watchers There will be a Weight Watchers meeting at the Way of Life Church each Tuesday morning at 9:00 a.m. Weigh-in will begin at 8:30 a.m.
Pinochle Game Pinochle games are played every Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. at the South Fork Senior Center. Everyone is welcome to join the game.
TOPS TOPS Weight Loss Group meets each Tuesday evening in the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at 303 E. Market. Weigh-in is from 4:30-5:00 p.m. Meeting is from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Come share recipes, information and fun! Please call 824-2951 for more information.
Al-Anon A weekly Al-Anon meeting will be held every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium C Conference Room at Taylorville Memorial Hospital. For more information call 565-9535.
October 10 Alzheimer & Dementia Support Group A support group for caregivers, family, or friends of persons with Alzheimer disease or other forms of dementia meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday, of the month, in the First United Methodist Church, Taylorville. Group provides educational and emotional support. Contact Sharon at 287-2232 to participate or for further information. Persons may join at any time, but pre-registration for the group is required.
October 11 Tae Kwon Do Classes The Taylorville Park District offers Tae Kwon Do class on Monday and Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Manners Park dining hall. The class is for children through adults. There is a monthly fee and a yearly registration fee. Mr. Dave Woods is the chief instructor and there are also ten black belt instructors to help with the class. For more information call Dave Woods at 820-1458.
October 5 Pana Chamber of Commerce 8th Annual Golf Outing The Pana Chamber of Commerce 8th Annual Golf Outing will be held at the Pana County Club on Friday, October 5th. For more information, please contact George or Tim at 562-2137 or Janet at 562-4240.
October 12 Pana Chamber of Commerce 8th Annual Golf Outing Due to inclement weather the Pana Chamber of Commerce 8th Annual Golf Outing has been rescheduled for Friday, October 12th at the Pana County Club. For more information, please contact George or Tim at 562-2137 or Janet at 562-4240.
October 13 Stonington VFW Auxilary The Stonington VFW Auxiliary, 401 W. North St. in Stonington, will meet the second Saturday of each month at 2:30 p.m. Please call 824-3930 for more information.
October 13 & 14 Book Sale at Taylorville Public Library There will be a book sale at the Taylorville Public Library, 121 W. Vine, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13 and from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 14. Saturday book prices will run .50¢ for a soft back and $1 for a hard back or audiovisual materials. Sunday book prices will be reduced to just $2 to fill a bag. A preview night will be held Friday, October 12 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. with $3 admission; children under 12 free. Enjoy appetizers, cookies, beverages and the best selection of the weekend sale. The library is accepting book donations for the sale at this time.
October 25 Christian County Compassionate Friends The Christian County Compassionate Friends group will have a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Pana Junior High School. This group provides highly personal comfort, hope and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild. Parents, grandparents and siblings (16 and older) who have lost a child, grandchild or brother or sister are invited to attend.
November 4 St. Maurice Catholic Church annual Baked Turkey Dinner St. Maurice Catholic Church will hold its annual Baked Turkey Dinner Sunday November 4, 2012 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Morrisonville from 3 - 6:30 p.m. Menu will include: baked turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cole slaw, cranberry salad, cake homemade ice cream, coffee, tea and water. Adults are $8.50, children are $5.50 and carry outs will be available for 50 cents extra. The public is invited to attend.
November 9 24th annual YMCA Auction The 24th annual YMCA Auction will be Friday, November 9, 2012 at the Stonington American Legion at 5:30 p.m.