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Springfield YMCA Summer Camps Keep Kids Active and Involved

Monday, June 9th 2014 - All Day

Springfield YMCA Summer Camps Keep Kids Active and Involved

The Springfield YMCA is again offering summer creative, sports and
traditional day camps now through August 15. To learn all about Y summer camps, go to
www.campwakontah.org. For over 60 years, children have been having fun and making
memories at the Y’s Camp Wa-Kon-Tah. Camp Wa-Kon-Tah is a 26-acre camp site located on Lake Springfield featuring a lodge for arts and crafts, hiking trails, archery, canoeing and tons of games and activities. The Y offers 11 weeks of day camp from June 2-August 15 with drop off and pick up at both Camp Wa-Kon-Tah and the Downtown facility. Day camp is for
children ages 5-12 with a special Leadership Camp for tweens 13-15! Children may attend all 11 weeks of camp or choose weeks depending on themes, interests and need.

In addition to Camp Wa-Kon-Tah, the Y offers overs over 20 creative camps at both Y
facilities, Downtown and Gus and Flora Kerasotes, that run throughout the summer. Creative
camps such as Little Einsteins, Grossology, Disney Days, Bakery Bliss, and Petite Picasso are half-day adventures in science, art, drama, baking, adventure and more. The Y has
something for every child ages 5-14 and financial assistance is available for all Y camps.

The Y is the area’s leader in youth sports and we offer 15 weeks of sport camps including
gymnastics, fencing, swimming, volleyball, baseball, basketball, conditioning, and, of course,
soccer.

The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth
development, healthy living and social responsibility. Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 21
million men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the
potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide
opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000
communities, the Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to
promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change.

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Back to School Spirit Week

Monday, July 21st 2014 - 12:00 am

Back to School Spirit Week Monday, July 21 through Friday, July 25, 2014 9AM-9PM

Visit SCHEELS to celebrate our Back to School Spirit Week! SCHEELS Associates will be dressed up in a different costume every day. Register to win great prizes. FREE Ferris Wheel Rides ALL DAY WEDNESDAY!!!

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Rummage Sale

Friday, July 25th 2014 - 12:00 am

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M&M Charity Fun Run

Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ

Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 11:30 am

Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ, LLC
P.O. Box 173
Chatham, IL 62629
217/494-1794
Pitmaster@FourScoreAndSevenRibsAgo.com

Immanuel Lutheran Church and Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ, LLC are pleased to announce a BBQ Fundraiser on July 26, 2014 from 11:30 am to 7:00 pm at 2750 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL.

Dine in, Take out and Drive up will be available. The menu features pulled pork from the award winning competition BBQ team of Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ. Sandwiches are served with a selection of sauces: Political Heat, Kansas City Sweet and Boys in Blue-Berry BBQ Sauce. Sides are Cole Slaw and BBQ Beans. Served with cookie and drink. Full meal is $9.00.

Just the Facts:

What: BBQ Fundraiser for Immanuel Lutheran Church
When: July 26, 2014 from 11:30 am to 7:00 pm.
Where : 2750 East Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL
Service: Dine In, Take Out or Drive Up
Price: $9.00 for BBQ Sandwich, Two Sides, Cookie and Drink

Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ is a central Illinois professional BBQ competition team that provides low cost catering for group fundraisers. For more info: www.FourScoreAndSevenRibsAgo.com

David Lippert
Four Score and Seven Ribs Ago BBQ, LLC
217/494-1794

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25th Summer Coin Show

Sunday, July 27th 2014 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Northfield Center I
3120 Northfield Drive

Central Illinois Numismatic Association’s 25th Summer Coin Show!

-U.S. & Foreign Coins

-State Quarters & Presidential Dollars

-Books for collectors

-Ancient & Modern Coins

-U.S. & Foreign Paper Money

-Proof Sets & Mint Sets

 

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Annual Parish Feast at Saint Theresa Church

Friday, August 1st 2014 - 12:00 am

The Annual Parish Feast at Saint Theresa Church will take August 1st thru August 3rd, 2014. It would be most appreciated if airtime was afforded the following ad on your station.

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Saint Theresa Parish of Tiverton Annual Feast
August 1st- thru August 3rd, 2014

265 Stafford Road, Tiverton, RI

Feast grounds and kitchen are open Friday 5PM to 9PM
Saturday 3PM to 9PM and Sunday 12PM to 6PM

Enjoy great musical entertainment!
Friday, August 1st – Jerry Silva’s Music Ensemble 6PM-9PM

Saturday, August 2nd – Christine’s Academy of Dance from 3PM to 3:45pm
and Alive & Pickin’ Band 6PM – 9PM

The Blues Crew Saturday after 4:00 Mass and
Sunday after 11:00 Mass

Continuous family friendly activities throughout the weekend, including games
for the young and old.

And what Feast would be complete without Food! Food! Food!

Live and Silent auctions on Sunday August 3rd at 1PM

Free Admission and parking adjacent to the feast grounds

Fun for the Whole Family! Please join us!

More info: http://www.sstandctiverton.org

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87th Annual Morrisonville Homecoming and Picnic

Friday, August 1st 2014 - 12:00 am

87th Annual Morrisonville Homecoming and Picnic
Dates are July 30th,31st, and August 1st
Event is taking place at the Morrisonville Park. 

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Central IL Parents Celebrate

Friday, August 1st 2014 - 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Super Powers for Bryce Benefit

Saturday, August 2nd 2014 - 11:00 am

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