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Our Savior’s Lutheran School

Tuesday, January 27th 2015 - 12:00 am

school open house info
Jan. 27 6:00 – 7:00p.m. Our Savior’s Preschool Open House and Gym Night
Come see us and see what Our Savior’s has to offer your child. To learn more about our school you may view our website at www.oursaviors-school.org or contact us by phone at (217)546-4531.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL 62704

Jan. 29 6:00 – 7:00p.m. Our Savior’s Kindergarten Round Up
Come see us and see what Our Savior’s has to offer your child. To learn more about our school you may view our website at www.oursaviors-school.org or contact us by phone at (217)546-4531.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL 62704

Feb. 17 6:00 – 7:00p.m. Our Savior’s Preschool and Kindergarten Open House
Come see us and see what Our Savior’s has to offer your child. To learn more about our school you may view our website at www.oursaviors-school.org or contact us by phone at (217)546-4531.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Road
Sprinfield, IL 62704

Mar. 3 6:00 – 7:00p.m. Our Savior’s Open House for Preschool – 8th Grade
Come see us and see what Our Savior’s has to offer your child. To learn more about our school you may view our website at www.oursaviors-school.org or contact us by phone at (217)546-4531.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL 62704

Mar. 19 5:30 – 7:00p.m. Our Savior’s Pizza with PTL and Preview Night
Come see what Our Savior’s has to offer your child. Join us for pizza, then preview your child’s classroom. This event is open to all, preschool through 8th grade. To learn more about our school you may also view our website at www.oursaviors-school.org or contact us by phone at (217)546-4531.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School
2645 Old Jacksonville Road
Springfield, IL 62704

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SCHEELS Events

Monday, February 16th 2015 - 12:00 am

SCHEELS Bat Demo – Monday, February 16, 2015 4PM-8PM at The Hitting Center

Join SCHEELS for this FREE event to try the latest baseball and softball bats from Easton, DeMarini, Rawlings and Louisville Slugger!

Also, don’t forget to bring your gently used baseball and softball equipment and cleats to be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Central IL sports programs!

Register to win ONE OF 10 $50 SCHEELS Gift Cards!!

Kids Klubs:

Monday, February 23, 2015 – Weather Preparedness and First Aid 6PM-7PM Join SCHEELS and WICS for a presentation on severe weather signs and basic first aid preparedness. All participating kids receive a free ride on the SCHEELS FERRIS WHEEL! Register to win a First Aid Kit!

Monday, March 9, 2015 – Come Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday 6PM-7PM Come one, come all. A Seuss party that’s sure to be a ball. Thing One and Thing Two will roll in with fun games and crafts for y’all! All participating kids receive a free ride on the SCHEELS FERRIS WHEEL!

Monday, March 23, 2015 – Camping, Navigation, and Survival Bracelets 6PM-7PM Join SCHEELS and BSA to learn all about camping, basic navigations and how to make a survival bracelet. All participating kids receive a free ride on the SCHEELS FERRIS WHEEL! Register win some GREAT PRIZES!!

Monday, April 6, 2015 – Fishing FUN!!! 6PM-7PM Join SCHEELS and our Fishing Expert and learn all about how to fish and the awesome gear that SCHEELS has to offer. All participating kids receive a free ride on the SCHEELS FERRIS WHEEL! Register to win a tackle pack.

Monday, April 20, 2015 – Earth Day Celebration 6PM-7PM Join SCHEELS and a local nursery to learn all about plants and why they are important to the Earth. All participating kids receive a free ride on the SCHEELS FERRIS WHEEL! Register to win some GREAT PRIZES!!

Saturday, May 2, 2015 – Safe Family Saturday 10AM-1PM Sponsored by SCHEELS, St. John’s Hospital, Capitol Radio Group, and Farmers Insurance. An event for the entire family. FREE helmets for the first 100 people and FREE lunch for the first 750 people.

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club Thursday, March 26, 2015 through Thursday, October 8, 2015 5:45 PM

All levels of riders, walkers, runners and skaters welcome! Earn rewards as a SCHEELS Club Member! Reminder that all skaters and bikers are required to wear helmets.

Fish Fest – Saturday, March 7, 2015 9AM-5PM

Whether you’re an experienced angler or just learning to bait a hook, there’s something for the whole family at SCHEELS Fish Fest!

* Vist with a variety of vendors including: Shimano, Seaguar, Lew’s, Angler Assets, Falcon Graphite Rods, Lowrance, B ‘n’ M Pole Company, Southern Pro, Duckett Fishing, and more!

* Meet & Greet with Mark Menendez, Bassmaster elite pro tournament angler.

* A Kids Activity area will be available with games, activities, tattoos and FREE giveaways from Berkley and Plano (while supplies last).

IN-STORE HOT BUYS MARCH 7 ONLY! (While supplies last. Springfield, IL SCHEELS ONLY.)

Register to win a $500 SCHEELS Gift Card & Other great prizes!

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Riverton KC Fish Fry Fridays

Friday, February 20th 2015 - 12:00 am

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Bowl For Kids’ Sake

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 12:00 am

Bowl Kids Sake

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Free Monthly Dance

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 12:00 am

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The SAHBA 2015 Home Expo

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 12:00 am

The SAHBA 2015 Home Expo

Friday, March 6- 3:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 7- 9:00 am- 7:00 pm
Sunday, March 8- 10:00 am- 5:00 pm

Event Details:

The Springfield Area Home Builders Association’s (SAHBA) Home Expo returns to the Prairie Capital Convention Center. The 2015 Home Expo is the place to check out the latest technologies and innovations in the building and remodeling community! This event not only benefits local businesses and offers residents a great resource to learn about home building and remodeling, but it also contributes to charities in our community. Attendees who drop off canned goods to St. Martin de Porres or bring them to the Home Expo will receive $1 off admission. The Home Expo runs Friday, March 6- 3–8 p.m.; Saturday, March 7- 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 8- 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Log onto www.BuilderEvents.com for more information or call (217) 698-4941. Contact: Lee-Ann Burgener Executive Officer, Springfield Area Home Builders Association (217) 698-4941 LeeAnn@springfieldareahba.com

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2nd ANNUAL PROGRESSIVE APPETIZER PARTY

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 12:00 am

EVENT: 2nd ANNUAL PROGRESSIVE APPETIZER PARTY

DATE: SATURDAY, MARCH 7th, 2015

TIME: 11:00AM-2:00 PM

LOCATION: DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS CLUB @

25 CLUB AREA, LAKE SPRINGFIELD

CONTACT: SANDY AT DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS AUXILIARY @ 217-529-9725

On Saturday, March 7th, 2015 the Disabled American Veteran’s Auxiliary will be hosting their 2nd annual Progressive Appetizer Party. It will be served chuckwagon style. There will be 4 courses with new foods served approximately every 45 minutes. Food will be served from 11:00 – 2:00. DJ Music will be provided by T3 Sound & Lights. Tickets are $10 per person in advance or $12 at the door. For tickets or more information call Sandy at the Disabled American Veteran’s Club 217-529-9725. Proceeds benefit Central Illinois Disabled American Veterans.

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All you can eat Ham and Bean Dinner

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 12:00 am

$6 Dinner: All you can eat Ham and Beans, Cornbread, Dessert, Coffee or Iced Tea

$4 Alternative Plate: Hot Dog, Chips, Dessert, Iced Tea

50/50 tickets drawing at 2pm (do not need to be present to win)

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SPRINGFIELD PARK DISTRICT ANNOUNCES LIFEGUARD COURSE SIGN UP

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 12:00 am

SPRINGFIELD PARK DISTRICT ANNOUNCES LIFEGUARD COURSE SIGN UP

The Springfield Park District is currently accepting registration for its 2015 March Lifeguard Course at Eisenhower Pool (2351 E. Cornell St., Springfield IL).

Classes will be held March 7th – 15th. A pre-course assessment test must

be passed in order to participate in the overall Lifeguard Course. This assessment will be hosted on March 4th. The Course Fee is $220

Res/$250 NR, and will be captured once the pre-course assessment has been completed.

Successful completion of the this course will result in American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED and potential employment with the Springfield Park District.

The Park District is excited to be able to provide this opportunity to the Springfield Community. Over the past several years we have become a great resource to partake in a blended learning environment with online training as well as time in our Eisenhower Pool to obtain lifeguard certifications for persons seeking summer employment as a lifeguard not only with the District, but with other local aquatic centers in the area.

We encourage folks looking for summer work or simply a chance to enhance their employment certifications to take advantage of the 2015 March Lifeguard Course at Eisenhower Pool!

For additional information, please contact Bob Barrett by email at bobbarrett@springfieldparks.org or by phone at 525-8847 ext 11. For more information on this topic and any other Park District news related items, please visit our Website at www.springfieldparks.org.

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THE DOWD FAMILY CONCERT

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 12:00 am

THE DOWD FAMILY, singing southern gospel with great family Harmony, will be in concert at First Baptist Church in Springfield on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 7pm.  First Baptist is located at 315 S. Grand Ave W. in Springfield.  A love offering will  be received. Snacks will be served at 6 pm. For information: 217/523-7731.

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