Also this week:
Tuesday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. -- Chamber Membership
Committee meeting in the chamber office
Friday, Nov. 5, 5-7 p.m. -- Chamber Mixer at
Investment Center, State Bank of Lincoln's Sangamon Street Branch, 111 N.
Sangamon St. Join Doug DeMay for this 10th anniversary celebration!
Out and about in the Logan County
(Monday, Nov. 1), noon to 6 p.m., blood drive
at the Logan County Paramedic Association building. At this time, there is
an urgent need for type O and type A blood. The Central Illinois Community
Blood Center is the sole supplier for our local hospital, Abraham Lincoln
Memorial Hospital, as well as other health care facilities in central
Illinois. The blood center needs donors, volunteers and good
ambassadors. Today's blood bank is sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Memorial
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Zonta Club of Lincoln turkey dinner is
Sunday, Nov, 7, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lincoln Community High School.
Carryouts are available. Tickets, at $8 for adults and $4 for children under
12, can be purchased in advance from Zonta members -- Gail Nunnery at State
Bank or Marilyn Armbrust at Union Planters Bank, to name a couple -- or at
holiday open house, Nov. 6
and 7. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m.
Sunday. Includes carriage rides, carolers, live entertainment throughout the
streets, door prize drawings, refreshments and live window displays.
Also, downtown Lincoln businesses are
coordinating a project to direct travelers off the interstate and into the
downtown area. Nineteen businesses are already committed to a three-year
"Experience Historic Downtown Lincoln" interstate sign, and eight more are
needed (at $187). For more information, contact Melody Shew at MKS Jewelers,
Have a terrific week.
Chamber of Commerce]