Mount Vernon Area

Military Care Package Event (Mon. Apr 27, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

First Class Care Packages will be hosting a care package event on Saturday, May 2nd from 9-11am at the Rolland Lewis Bldg, 800 S. 27th in Mt. Vernon. This event is for local military families to make and send a care package to their service members free of charge. Registration must be received by April 27th. For more information or to register please call or email.

Run from the Devil 5K Glow Run (Fri. May 1, 2015 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm)

The Run from the Devil 5K Glow Run will take place Friday, May 1st at 8:30pm at Miner's Memorial Park, 200 S. Park St in Sesser. Registration begins at 7:30pm. All proceeds go towards a youth missions trip to Guatemala. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the race. The cost is $20/person, $40 max. per immediate family. The deadline April 17th. After April 17 fees are $25 and $50. Please call for details or go online to register.

Pray Centralia Service (Thu. May 7, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The Rock Church, 515 Airport Rd in Centralia, will host a Pray Centralia Service on Thursday, May 7th at 7pm. This will be night of praise, prayer, and preaching with various ministers from the area. Please call or go online for details.

Sheepdog Seminars (Sat. May 16, 2015 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Vernon, IL
817-437-9693
jimmy@churchsafetyseminar.com
http://www.sheepdogseminar.com

Sheepdog Seminars for Churches will be held Saturday, May 16th beginning at 8am at Central Christian Church, 301 N. 10th St  in Mt. Vernon. This seminar will address the growing problem of violence at churches and houses of worship. For more information please call or go online.

Take a Walk on the Wild Side VBS (Sun. Jun 7, 2015 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm)

Southwest Christian Church, 901 S. 34th St in Mt. Vernon, will host Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Thursday June 7th-11th at 6:15pm. Children ages 3 year through 6th grade are invited to attend. For more information please call or email.

Take a Walk on the Wild Side VBS (Tue. Jun 9, 2015 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm)

Southwest Christian Church, 901 S. 34th St in Mt. Vernon, will host Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, Sunday-Thursday June 7th-11th at 6:15pm. Children ages 3 year through 6th grade are invited to attend. For more information please call or email.

Pork Days, USA (Fri. Jul 10, 2015 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Albion, IL
573-579-1359
porkdaysusa@yahoo.com
http://www.facebook.com/porkdaysusa

Pork Days USA will be held at the Edwards County Courthouse in Albion, Friday and Saturday, July 10th & 11th. There will be various events, vendors and food. Please go online for more details.

 

Pork Days, USA (Sat. Jul 11, 2015 9:00 am - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Albion, IL
573-579-1359
porkdaysusa@yahoo.com
www.facebook.com/porkdaysusa

Pork Days USA will take place Saturday & Sunday, July 11th & 12th at the Edwards County Courthouse Lawn in Albion. The 3rd Annual Farm Bureau Women’s Committee BBQ cook-off, children's entertainment and much more will take place. For details on this event please go the website.

 

Wave Leadership Camp (Tue. Jul 28, 2015 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ewing, IL
618-315-8769

Camp Hope in Ewing will host Wave Leadership Camp, Tuesday-Friday July 28th-31st. The camp begins at 2pm on the 28th and ends the morning of the 31st. The camp is for pre-teens and teens, ages 12-19 yrs. old. Please call for more information or registration.