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May 2010

Saturday, May 1

Plant sale
SPONSOR: Elkhart Needs and Goals 
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Sale continues from Friday. Annual event.
Elkhart Village Hall 
WHEN: 8-11 am

Vines and Vendors: plant sale, crafts, art, home-based vendors
SPONSOR: Zion Lutheran School Challenge Committee
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Sixth annual plant sale featuring annuals and perennials from Connie's Greenhouse. New this year is the addition of the craft, art and vendor show in the gym. Box lunches and other refreshments will be served. Booth registrations will be taken until April 24. Call Karen for additional information at 735-1554. 
Zion Lutheran School, 1600 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln 
WHEN: 8 am- 2 pm

Bird walks
SPONSOR: Elkhart Historical Society
WHO: By reservation
DETAILS: Led by Rhetta Jack
(See article.)

Elkhart Hill
WHEN: 8:30 and 10:30 am

Master Gardener Plant Sale
SPONSOR: Logan County Master Gardeners
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Annuals, perennials, houseplants, heirloom tomatoes, peppers and a few other assorted items
Logan County Fair Special Events Building, south end of the fairgrounds
WHEN: 9 am-noon

Airport Daze
SPONSOR: Heritage In Flight Museum
WHO: Public
DETAILS: (See article.)
Logan County Airport
WHEN: 10 am-4 pm

LJHS spring play
SPONSOR: Lincoln Junior High School
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Tickets available at the door.
LJHS, 208 Broadway
WHEN: Doors open at 6:30 pm; curtain at 7

Sunday, May 2

Lincoln MS Walk
SPONSOR: Lincoln MS Support Group
WHO: Everyone is welcome 
DETAILS: MS Walk is a fundraising event to create a world free of multiple sclerosis. Get a team together, gather some donations and come to the walk. Music, prizes and a silent auction are part of the festivities. Walkers turning in $100 or more receive a T-shirt. Participants are urged to register early by phone, 732-2339, or online at
(See article.)

Kickapoo Creek Park, Lincoln
WHEN: Check-in 12:30 pm; team pictures at 1 pm; walk begins at 1:30

Monday, May 3

CICBC blood drive
SPONSOR: Immanuel Lutheran Church
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Blood drive in support of the central Illinois blood supply. Central Illinois Community Blood Center is the blood provider to area patients of 19 counties at 19 central and southwestern Illinois hospitals. CICBC is the only provider of blood to Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Hopedale Medical Complex, Memorial Medical Center and St. Johnís Hospital. Please join us for this lifesaving event. If you have any questions about donating, you can call 1-866-GIVE-BLD (1-866-448-3253). Walk-ins are always welcome, but to schedule an appointment, call Jessica at 1-866-GIVE-BLD, ext. 118, or sign up online at
WHERE: Lincoln Masonic Center, 2022 N. Kickapoo
WHEN: Noon-6 pm

Habitat fundraiser
SPONSOR: Habitat for Humanity of Logan County
WHO: Public
DETAILS: First Monday of each month Habitat will receive 10 percent of the food sales at Culver's from 5 to 8 pm.
Culver's in Lincoln, 2530 Woodlawn Road
WHEN: 5-8 pm

Saturday, May 8

Fish fry and Puppets 4 Christ
SPONSOR: Mason City United Methodist Church
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Pick up your fish outside and come inside to enjoy Puppets 4 Christ.
The Hub, 110 E. Chestnut St. (Route 10), Mason City
WHEN: 11 am-1 pm

Sunday, May 9

Mother's Day buffet
SPONSOR: Kiwanis
WHO: Public
DETAILS: (See ad.)
Lincoln College cafeteria, 300 Keokuk
WHEN: 11 am-1:30 pm

Friday, May 14

SPONSOR: Railsplitter Antique Auto Club and Main Street Lincoln
WHO: Public
WHERE: Culver's, 2530 Woodlawn Road
WHEN: 5-9 pm

Saturday, May 15

Cow Chip Bingo fundraiser
SPONSOR: Lincoln Area YMCA
WHO: Public
DETAILS: (See article.)
Y Activity Center on Wyatt Avenue
WHEN: 12:30-3 pm

Benefit for Austin Gee scholarship
(Rescheduled from April)

WHO: Public
DETAILS: (See article.)
Friendship Manor, 925 Primm Road
WHEN: 4-7 pm

Saturday, May 22

SPONSOR: Railsplitter Antique Auto Club and Main Street Lincoln
WHO: Public
DETAILS: For more information, call 217-732-3519 or 217-737-8494.

Downtown Lincoln, on the square
WHEN: 5-9 pm


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