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SIGN UP FOR HEALTH COVERAGE

Thursday, December 18th 2014 - 12:00 am

Starting now, individuals, families and small businesses in Illinois can sign up for quality health coverage through the second Open Enrollment Period of Get Covered Illinois, which will last from November 15-February 15. By visiting the Marketplace through GetCoveredIllinois.gov, you can get to the right place to shop and compare all of the health insurance plans offered in Illinois.

You are invited to an enrollment event with the Family Guidance Center at the Chatham Public Library, 600 East Spruce Street to learn more about Get Covered Illinois and the new choices that are available in Year Two. We’ll be covering topics including what will be offered, how to get coverage, plan costs and financial help, Medicaid and more. We also accept walk-ins and appoints at our office. We are located at 120 North 11th Street, Springfield, IL and our number is (217)544-9859 ext.116

What: SIGN UP FOR HEALTH COVERAGE STARTING February 1, 2015!

When: December 20, 2014 from 10am to 2pm

Where: Chatham Public Library, 600 East Spruce Street, Chatham, IL

Who: Family Guidance Centers

Visit GetCoveredIllinois.gov to learn more.

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Springfield Area Arts Council is partnering with local singer/songwriter Amy Benton- Guitar Lessons

Monday, January 12th 2015 - 12:00 am

The Springfield Area Arts Council is partnering with local singer/songwriter Amy Benton to offer an exciting program for adults who always have wanted to play the guitar. Guitar lessons will be offered in a small class setting in the Social Room at the Hoogland Center for the Arts in downtown Springfield.

There will be six sessions. Each will begin at 6:30 P. M. and last 45 minutes on Monday evenings, January 12 and 19 and February 2, 9, 16, and 23. The cost is $150. Participants must bring their own guitar; music will be provided.

To enroll, please contact Sheila Walk at the Arts Council: 217-753-3519 or programs@springfieldartsco..org.

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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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Let’s Cross Check Cancer for Adam Cheung!

Saturday, January 31st 2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
at Nelson Center Ice Rink 2
1601 N 5th St

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Fish Fry – Riverton Knights of Columbus Council 3914

Friday, February 6th 2015 - 12:00 am

The Riverton Knights of Columbus Council 3914 are having a fish fry on Friday, Feb 6, 2015 from 4:30- 7 at the council grounds at 335 S. 4th Street.

The menu includes
Walleye Sandwich – $7.50
Walleye, Shrimp or Tilapia Dinner $9.25 – note – Tilapia is baked.
Whole Catfish Dinner – $10.50
Corn Dog – $2.00

Dinners include slaw and your choice of French frys, baked potato or potato salad.

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Solid Rock concert at First Baptist Church

Saturday, February 7th 2015 - 12:00 am

Solid Rock, a well known gospel quartet, will be in concert at First Baptist Church on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 7pm, with refreshments at 6pm. First Baptist is located at 301 South Grand Ave W. in Springfield.
A love offering will be received. For information: 217/523-7731

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THE CHOSEN ONES @ Edinburg First Baptist Church

Sunday, February 8th 2015 - 12:00 am

THE CHOSEN ONES will be in concert at Edinburg First Baptist Church, 416 North Ricks St, Edinburg,IL on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 6pm. The Public is Invited. A love offering will be received. For information: Rev. Dennis Hamilton.
217/525-1978.

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Women Entrepreneurs of Central Illinois; will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 11th

Wednesday, February 11th 2015 - 12:00 am

WE-CI: Women Entrepreneurs of Central Illinois; will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 11th, from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at American Harvest Eatery, 3241 West Isles Ave, Springfield, Ill.

Program:

Topic: Guest Speaker, Bill Mahon, Executive Director of Local First.  Mr. Mahon will enlighten us on the impact of shopping local to keep our dollars in Springfield’s economy.

The costs for the meeting are; $15 for members, $10 for guests, and $20 for walk-ins.   Reservations are non-refundable.   Additional information is available by contacting Cherrill Lewis @ 217-622-0189.

Please make your reservations at by Friday, February 8th at <reservations@we-ci.org>.   Our website can now take payments by credit card.

 

Monthly meetings include guest speakers, workshops, and social functions.  Fundraising events support scholarships for members receiving advanced professional training.  Guests may request a notice sent directly to them by contacting Mary Schaefer at mbschaefer3@gmail.com.

 

 

Sara L. Lieber, Publicity Chair for Classic Media                                                              217-787-5866

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Red and Black Gala

Saturday, February 21st 2015 - 12:00 am

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“How it all Began”

Thursday, February 26th 2015 - 12:00 am

“How it all Began”
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Union Theater
Thursday, February 26, 2015 – 6:30 p.m.
Free Tickets available starting February 1, 2015

Attend a panel discussion that will enlighten you about how the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum went from dream to reality. Hear the unknown stories. Dr. Mark DePue will serve as moderator.

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