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March 2008

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Wednesday, March 19

Ag Day Breakfast
SPONSOR:
Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of Commerce
(See article.)

WHERE:
Laughlin Center, Lincoln Christian College and Seminary
WHEN: 7 am

"Gospel of Mark" presentation
SPONSOR: First Presbyterian Church
WHO: Everyone is welcome
DETAILS: Dramatic recitation of the Gospel of Mark, delivered orally, as it was originally intended to be heard. The performance will feature students from Lincoln Community High School. Free admission.  
WHERE:
First Presbyterian Church sanctuary, 301 Pekin St.
WHEN: 6-8 pm, with intermission

Thursday, March 20

Egg hunt with Easter Bunny
SPONSOR: The Christian Village
WHO: All kids preschool through second grade
WHERE: 1500 Seventh St. Meet behind TCV's senior apartment building. 
WHEN: 1 pm

Parent support group
SPONSORS: Parent Mentor Project and Logan County Family Connection
WHO: Parents, caregivers and teachers
DETAILS: Child care will be provided and snacks will be served. Please contact Leslie Keller, parent mentor, at 732-2316 or lkeller@adi.org with any questions about the support group.
WHERE: ADI Educational Center, 305 N. Kickapoo St.
WHEN: 6:30 pm

Saturday, March 22

Easter egg hunt
SPONSORS: Maple Ridge Care Centre, Lincoln Kiwanis, CITV5 
WHO: Children up to 8 years old
DETAILS: With sunshine, the event will be on the Lincoln Park District driving range, and if it rains, the hunt will be on the tennis courts in the Sports Center. Ages from birth to 2 will begin at 10 am, 3-4-year-olds at 10:15, 5-6-year-olds at 10:30, with 7-8-year-olds going at 10:45. This event is free.
WHERE:
Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Road
WHEN: 10 am

Bake sale
SPONSOR: First United Methodist Church in Lincoln
WHO: Public
DETAILS: The First United Methodist Church Accessibility Committee will host the bake sale. Why make Easter desserts to take to the family gathering when you can buy them fresh the day before Easter? We will have a variety of cakes, pies and cookies available for your choosing. Come early and get the best selection. Proceeds go to fundraising for improving handicap accessibility at the church. Please come and support us, and enjoy the goodies as well.
WHERE:
302 Broadway St., church basement
WHEN: 10 am-12:30 pm

Monday, March 24

DivorceCare
SPONSOR: Jefferson Street Christian Church
DETAILS: Weekly seminar and support group for people who are separated or divorced
Watch for more information in Lincoln Daily News.

WHERE:
1700 N. Jefferson
WHEN: 7-9 pm

Thursday, March 27

Concert
SPONSORS: Lincoln College Music Department
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Free. Reserved seating required. Call 735-5050, ext. 280.
Watch for more information in Lincoln Daily News.
WHERE: Johnston Center for Performing Arts
WHEN: 7:30 pm

Saturday, March 29

Huge rummage and bake sale
SPONSOR: Humane Society of Logan County
WHO: Public
DETAILS: To raise money for no-kill animal shelter. Do some spring cleaning and donate to a great cause, or come and buy some treasures from many sources. No donations of clothing, please. 
WHERE:
Lincoln Woman's Club, 230 N. McLean
WHEN: Sale 7 am-1 pm
Drop off items 4-8 pm Friday, March 28

Eminence soup supper
SPONSOR: Eminence Christian Church
WHO: Everyone in the Atlanta-Eminence area is invited to attend the annual community soup supper.
DETAILS: The menu will include homemade chili and potato soup, relishes, dessert, and drink. Free event. For additional information, call 217-648-5051.
WHERE:
Eminence Christian Church, 1605 2500th St., approximately four miles west of Atlanta
WHEN: 5-7 pm

Dinner, dance and raffle
SPONSOR: Catholic Charities Community Advisory Board: Marti Sawicki, Lori Bottrell, Josh and Andrea Bruns, Sue Fitzpatrick, Andy Fitzpatrick, Pat Cavney-Nye, Don Vinson, Nate Bossingham, Susan Gleason, Mary Gleason
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Dinner, dance and raffle (win up to $2,500) to raise money and awareness for the local Catholic Charities office. Music by Imagine That. All donations are used locally for the Foster Care Program for Logan, Menard, Mason, Macon and Fulton counties. The goal is to provide for familiesí basic needs at times of crisis. For more information, please call the office at 732-3771 or contact any of the local board members for tickets or to make a donation.
WHERE:
Knights of Columbus Hall, Limit Street
WHEN: Doors open at 6 pm

Monday, March 31

Fundraiser breakfast
SPONSOR: Lady Railers Softball Booster Club
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Pancake and sausage breakfast plus biscuits and gravy
WHERE:
Knights of Columbus Hall, 117 N. Limit
WHEN: 7 am-noon

DivorceCare
SPONSOR: Jefferson Street Christian Church
DETAILS: Weekly seminar and support group for people who are separated or divorced
Watch for more information in Lincoln Daily News.

WHERE:
1700 N. Jefferson
WHEN: 7-9 pm

 

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