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Joe Arview Concert

Sunday, March 8th 2015 - 12:00 am

Joe Arview, a country gospel singer from southern IL, will be in concert at Edinburg First Baptist Church, on Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 10am. The church is located at 416 N Ricks in Edinburg.  A love offering will be received. For information:  Rev. Denny Hamilton at 217/525-1978.

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WE-CI: Women Entrepreneurs of Central Illinois Meeting

Wednesday, March 11th 2015 - 12:00 am

WE-CI: Women Entrepreneurs of Central Illinois; will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 11th, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Julia’s Kitchen and Lounge, 107 West Cook Street, Springfield, Ill. 62704

Program:

Topic: John Bury of S.C.O.R.E. will inform us about their helpful programs for entrepreneurs. Learn about their expertise and guidance that could you help take your business to the next level.

The costs for the meeting are: $20 for members, $10 for guests, and $25 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, March 6th 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 member 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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Riverton Library 7th Annual Trivia Night

Saturday, March 14th 2015 - 12:00 am

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Shakespeare in Jacksonville on Saturday!

Friday, March 20th 2015 - 12:00 am

Shakespeare in Jacksonville on Saturday!!!

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The Imagine Foundation is thrilled to announce that the Second Annual visit of the Education Tour of the Shakespeare Festival St. Louis will return to Jacksonville from March 5th to 7th.

The troupe will visit Washington Elementary School, JHS’s freshman class and 8 Points Charter school. BUT! You can see them, too!

Join us at Playhouse on the Square for two public performances.

1:00 – Two Gentlemen of Verona – a performance for the whole family. This adapted show is about 50 minutes long with Q&A time afterward.

4:30 – Anthony and Cleopatra – a performance better for the 5th grade to adult crowd. This adapted show is about 50 minutes long with Q&A time afterward.

$5 per person.

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Spring BBQ

Sunday, March 22nd 2015 - 12:00 am

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Ivan Parker and Brian Free Concert

Saturday, March 28th 2015 - 12:00 am

Ivan Parker and Brian Free are coming to central Illinois.  The two Gold City alumni will be performing a joint concert in Springfield and all music lovers will want to attend.

Ivan Parker, known among his peers as “The Voice”, is the premier solo vocalist in southern gospel music today.  His golden voice has earned him all the top awards in his field and the love and respect of audiences wherever he performs

Brian Free and his quartet Assurance are among the top practitioners of the art of four-part harmony.  Their smooth blend is the result of incredible talent and hard work and is sure to please the most discriminating ear.

Ivan and Brian have been close friends since their days as part of the immensely popular Gold City Quartet.  That relationship fosters some memorable moments onstage, so come expecting to be blessed and inspired and also to have a lot of fun.

This landmark concert will be held at Real Life Church 2450 Taylor Ave.  Springfield, IL on Saturday, March 28, 2015.  It will kick off promptly at 6:00 pm.  For ticket information, call 217-482-5114 or email hankdaubs@hotmail.com.

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Visions By JDR

Saturday, April 11th 2015 - 12:00 am

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Annual Pleasant Plains Community Club Dinner Raffle with a chance to win $5000!

Saturday, April 18th 2015 - 12:00 am

What: Annual Pleasant Plains Community Club Dinner Raffle with a chance to win $5000!
When: Saturday, April 18, 2015
Where: Knights of Columbus Hall, New Berlin, IL
Time: Doors open at 5 pm, Dinner at 6 pm
Ticket Price: $100.00, includes admittance for 2 people with prime rib dinner, refreshments, entertainment, silent auction and 14 cash drawings with a chance to win $5000.
Other information: Need not be present to win. Winnings based on 200 tickets sold.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Teri Sjuggerud at (217) 891-6243.

The Pleasant Plains Community Club supports the town of Pleasant Plains and surrounding communities in many ways! Examples include: scholarships for graduating seniors, Christmas with Santa and annual Halloween Party for children, Helping Hands food pantry, Senior Citizen Dinners and maintaining the town’s Community Building.

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APL Trivia Night

Saturday, April 18th 2015 - 12:00 am

Trivia Night Revised - 2015

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Feline Ranch Trivia Night

Saturday, April 18th 2015 - 12:00 am

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