Crest Camp, with 297 beautiful acres overlooking the Illinois
River near Washburn, will offer summer camp activities July 26-30
for Logan County youth ages 8-12. This camping opportunity is
especially designated for youth from smaller rural communities in
central Illinois. Eligible youth whose families meet household
income guidelines will be approved for camping slots cost-free.
Summer programs and activities provide social, educational and
spiritual growth. This year's camp activities include swimming,
wilderness training, biking, crafts, hiking, nature studies, games
(including paintball), treasure hunting, singing, campfire,
dramatics and much more.
For more information about camping programs or to apply for camp
for your child, call The Salvation Army of Logan County at
217-732-7890. Applications will be completed in person at The
Salvation Army Keest Center, 307 N. Kickapoo St. in Lincoln. June
11 is the deadline for submission of applications.
Holland Cruz-In will sponsor a cruise-in with food by New
Holland Fire Department, 50/50 drawing, music, popcorn, dash
plaques, Father's Day special and many prizes. Come over and have
fun. Bring your rods, classics, special-make cars and motorcycles.
Where: Downtown New Holland
When: 4:30-8:30 p.m.
Middletown Alumni Association has set the 2010 banquet date
for July 10 at the American Legion in Lincoln, 1740 Fifth St.
Honored classes this year are 1940, 1941, 1950, 1951, 1960 and
Reservations may be made by contacting Tom Sparks at
217-732-8496, or write to 165 Lincolnwood Drive, Lincoln, IL 62656.
Tickets are $20 per person. Reservations and payment must be
received by June 22.
Anyone who attended Middletown High School or the combined
Middletown-New Holland High School is invited with a guest,
regardless of whether they are a graduate. Registration begins at
5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m.
There will be a memorial service for classmates who died after
July 2008. If you know of someone who should be included, please
contact Elsie Tibbs at 217-415-8711.
Planners are also seeking current addresses for the following:
Gene Elliott, Bonita Rademaker, Ruth Stewart, Mary Ellegood and
Doris McMorris. If you can provide any information, please contact
Sparks at 217-732-8496.