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Jonah Fish Fry (Fri. Oct 24, 2014 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-462-4381
sarahscottparentboosters@gmail.com

Sarah Scott Middle School, 1000 Grant St in Terre Haute, Parent Boosters are hosting an All-you-can-eat Jonah Fish Fry on Friday, October 24th at 4:30pm. Please call for details.

Building a Better Community Project (Sat. Oct 25, 2014 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fisher, IL
217-419-3347
jkreeb711@gmail.com
http://fishercommunityproject.vpweb.com/

The 7TH Fisher "Building a Better Community Project" will take place on Saturday, October 25th at 10am in Fisher. Volunteers will come together and serve those in need for the entire day.  New this year is a FREE chili supper that is open to the community from 5-6pm inside the Fisher Community Building.  For further details please visit our event website or find us on Facebook "Fisher Community Project".

Fundamentals of Alpaca Husbandry (Sat. Oct 25, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2934
twilson@spsmw.org
http://www.WhiteViolet.org

White Violet Farm Alpacas, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, will present Fundamentals of Alpaca Husbandry on Saturday, October 25th from 10am-4pm. The cost is $50 per person or $75 for two people from the same farm or family and payment includes lunch. Registration deadline is October 17th. Please call or go online.

Annual Toy Run (Sat. Oct 25, 2014 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-249-8491
bsmcron@gmail.com

Join Bond-Slaves MC for their annual motorcycle ride/toy run on Saturday, October 25th at Noon. Cost for the ride is a toy or a $10.00 donation to help provide toys for children in the Terre Haute area. The run will start at Fairbanks Park and continue with an escorted ride to Krietenstein American Legion, 2690 Fort Harrison Rd. in Terre Haute. For details or more information please call or email. 

Northview Band & Guard Pie/Dessert Auction (Sat. Oct 25, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Brazil, IN
812-878-4786
erica@hoosiers.net

Northview High School Band and Guard will host a Pie/Dessert Auction on Saturday, October 25th beginning at 5pm. This event will take place in the school cafeteria, 3150 W Knight Dr in Brazil. Please call or email for details. 

 

Fundamentals of Alpaca Fiber Processing (Sun. Oct 26, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2934
twilson@spsmw.org
http://www.WhiteViolet.org

White Violet Farm Alpacas, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, will hostingFundamentals of Alpaca Fiber Processing on Sunday, October 26th from 10am-4pm. The cost is $50 per person or $75 for two people from the same farm or family. There is a $10 discount if also attending Alpaca 101. The registration deadline is October 17th. Please call or go online for details.

Benefit Dinner (Tue. Oct 28, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mattoon, IL

There will be a fundraising Spaghetti dinner on Tuesday, October 28th beginning at 5pm at Downtown Diner, 1626 Broadway Ave in Mattoon. There will be a live band and auction in support of Sam Spitz and his family.

 

Around the World Wednesdays (Wed. Oct 29, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-265-0474
ksheahan@illinois.edu
http://www.spurlock.illinois.edu

The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St in Urbana, is hosting Around the World Wednesdays for children and their parents. Every Wednesday from October 8th-November 5th there will be culturally based crafts and activities from 9:30am-Noon. A donation of $2 is suggested. For more information, please call or go online. 

Financial Aid & Scholarship Workshop (Thu. Oct 30, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Danville, IL
217-442-0563

A Financial Aid and Scholarship Awareness Workshop will be held Thursday, October 30th at 6pm at the Danville Family YMCA, 1111 N. Vermilion St in Danville. Parents and teens are welcome at this free workshop.

Nuno Felted Scarves (Sat. Nov 1, 2014 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2932
wvc@spsmw.org
http://www.WhiteViolet.org

On Saturday, November 1st from 1-4pm, the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, will be hosting the Nuno Felted Scarves seminar with Debby Green speaking. The cost is $100 which includes materials, use of equipment, meals and refreshments. The registration deadline is October 24th. Please call or go online for details.

Around the World Wednesdays (Wed. Nov 5, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-265-0474
ksheahan@illinois.edu
http://www.spurlock.illinois.edu

The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St in Urbana, is hosting Around the World Wednesdays for children and their parents. Every Wednesday from October 8th-November 5th there will be culturally based crafts and activities from 9:30am-Noon. A donation of $2 is suggested. For more information, please call or go online. 

Holiday Vendor Show (Fri. Nov 7, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

There will be a Holiday Bunco and Vendor Show to benefit "Easter Seals Holiday Buddy Party" on Friday, November 7th at 6pm. Admission is $5 per person. This event will take place at VFW Cantigny Post 367, 826 Horseshow Dr in Joliet. For more information, please go online to our facebook page.

Urbana's Holiday Market (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 8:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Urbana will host the Holiday Market every Saturday, November 8 to December 20 from 8am-1pm at Lincoln Square Village in Urbana. This is a farmers market with a twist, seasonal produce, baked goods, artisan crafts and much more. For details or information please go online or call. 

Ladies Working with Creativity Day (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Roberts, IL
217-395-2231
reshleman@hotmail.com
http://www.gotolwc.org

"Ladies Working w/ Creativity Day" will be held on Saturday, October 11th from 9am-5pm at the Living Word Church in Roberts IL. This is a day to scrapbook,or work on any craft of your choice. The cost is $10 per person. Lunch and drinks are provided. Girls 0-5 are free and girls 6-11 are $5, however there is no daycare provided so anyone under the age of 15 must be with an adult. Please RSVP a spot by Wednesday October 8th. This is an ongoing event set for every 2nd Saturday of the month.

Small Flock Chicken Care (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2932
wvc@spsmw.org
http://www.WhiteViolet.org

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, in Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Saturday, will be hosting the Small Flock Chicken Care Seminar on Saturday, November 8th from 1-5pm. Robyn Morton will be speaking and the cost is $25. Registration deadline for this event is October 31st. For details or to register, please call or go online.

Aviation Fundraising Gala (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Rantoul, IL
217-893-1613
voluteers@aeromuseum.org
http://www.aeromuseum.org

Aviation in Illinois will host the 2014 Fundraising Drive with a raffle and gala dinner on Saturday, November 8th at 6pm at Linden Banquet Facility, 224 W. Wheat Ave in Rantoul. The keynote speaker will be Simine Short. All proceeds will go toward expanding our educational offerings, preserving our artifact and archive collections, and developing new programs and events. To purchase tickets, or with questions please call or go online. 

Home Buyers Seminar (Tue. Nov 11, 2014 10:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-766-8445
sharondavisrealty@gmail.com

Prospective home buyers and sellers will have an opportunity to interact with professionals from the real estate industry on Tuesday, November 11th at 10am at Champaign Public Library, Robeson Pavilion Room A, 200 West Green St in Champaign. For more information, please call or email.

Kicking Off Coats for Kids (Wed. Nov 12, 2014 7:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fairbury, IL
815-692-4015
autodiag27@yahoo.com
http://www.johnsonautomotiveservice.com/

Johnson Automotive is Kicking Off Coats for Kids and will extend the opportunity from Wednesday, October 1st-Wednesday, December 31st. Johnson Automotive is collecting gently used coats for kids. Coats may be dropped off Monday thru Friday 7am until 6pm and Saturday 8am until 4pm at Johnson's, 601 W. Oak St in Fairbury. For more information please call or go online.

Thin Mint Variety/Talent Show (Thu. Nov 20, 2014 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-6960
http://www.wbccc.org

The Women's Business Council of Champaign County will hold the Thin Mint Thursday Variety/Talent Show on Thursday, November 20th beginning at 5;30pm at the Fluid Events Center, 601 N. Country Fair Dr in Champaign. All proceeds will benefit Girl Scouts. There will be silent auction items and vendors. Then C-U's Got Talent Competition will take place with acts no longer than 3 minutes and cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place. This will be followed by Headline Acts. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door and can be purchased at the Fluid Events Center. Please call or go online for details.

Kicking Off Coats for Kids (Wed. Dec 3, 2014 7:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fairbury, IL
815-692-4015
autodiag27@yahoo.com
http://www.johnsonautomotiveservice.com/

Johnson Automotive is Kicking Off Coats for Kids and will extend the opportunity from Wednesday, October 1st-Wednesday, December 31st. Johnson Automotive is collecting gently used coats for kids. Coats may be dropped off Monday thru Friday 7am until 6pm and Saturday 8am until 4pm at Johnson's, 601 W. Oak St in Fairbury. For more information please call or go online.